Piano Teachers

Kailua Music School offers piano lessons including: classical, popular, blues and jazz, chord method and improvisation, theory, technique and performance. From earliest beginner to advanced. Listed below are Kailua Music School piano instructors. For more information or to sign up for lessons, call: 808-261-6142 or email us


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  • Kari Magaruh

    Rate: $100 per Month
    Bachelors of Music in Vocal Performance from Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois Masters of Music in Vocal Performance from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • Chie Blakeney

    Rate: $35/ 30 minutes, $65/ hour
    Bilingual (English-Japanese)
    Bachelor of Music in Harp Performance, Soai University, Japan. Studied the piano under Juilliard Graduate Izumi Nagayama
  • Kathleen Kattija-Ari

    Bachelors in Music Education, Baker University
    Master’s in Music Education, James Madison University
    Kathleen is a licensed craftsmen member of the Piano Technicians Guild
  • Christoph Hoffman

    Rate: 108 per month
    Teaches piano including jazz, blues, classical and popular styles.
    Studied at the Institute of Audio Research in New York City and with piano great Nina Isidora
  • Zach Sestili

    Zach Sestili Rate $30/ half hour, $50/ hour Composer/Songwriter of five Record Albums, 20 years performing Drums, Voice, Keyboards, Guitar, and Bass. Developed a color system for learning music harmony.
  • "Najee" Marie Lynne

    Rates: Monthly $140
    Studied at Detroit Conservatory of Music, Oakland University, private classical and jazz studies In Detroit and New York City
  • Holly Rudin-Braschi

    Rate $40/ half hour, $75/ hour
    B.A. in musicology and languages from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York and a Master of Music from the Manhattan School of Music in New York City. Author of Holly’s Ukulele Method
  • Vanessa Ott

    Rate: $20/half hour (plus tax) Affordable beginning piano lessons for students of all ages. Bachelor of Science in Audio Engineering and Electronic Music, University of Illinois.