Instructor
Joined in
2018
Teaches at:
Languages Spoken

Italian

Musical Interests

concertos from the Classical

Areas of Instruction

Piano, Music Theory

Favorite Bands

The Piano Guys

Education

Suffolk County Community College (Music)

Specialties / Genres Taught

Baroque, Rococo, Romanticism, Impressionism

About Francesca

Francesca Simon is a high-energy pianist and teacher with in-depth knowledge of music theory and a knack for inspiring students. Her musical training has included instruction in the Gradus ad Parnassum Method, as well as numerous master classes and workshops. She is a founder of the annual Advantage Music student recitals held at Faust Harrison Piano recital hall in Huntington N.Y. Francesca has been a Steinway Educational Partner since 2016 and a member of the Suffolk Piano Teachers Foundation since 2015.

Francesca establishes clear objectives for all lessons and adapts teaching methods and materials to meet students' varying needs. With encouragement to persevere through challenging tasks she helps her students utilize problem solving methodology and techniques to achieve their goals. A positive role model for students and colleagues alike, Francesca creates engaging and dynamic lessons with an emphasis on improving students' written and verbal communication skills.

Latham Music & Arts 518-783-0272 Latham NY