Teaching Schedule: Fridays
Lesson Rates: $115/month for 4 half hour lessons
Music Styles: Classical, Pop & Jazz
Lesson Styles: Francine is a credentialed teacher and private tutor, so these roles are reflected in her music teaching. She customizes each student to lessons based on his/her learning styles, skill level and interests. Her focus is on classical style music but students are encouraged to have an active role in music as they find their musical preferences. Reading music, notation, rhythms, scales and basic theory emphasized. Students are taught how to practice and improve amongst a positive and encouraging environment. Can do intro to jazz and pop music.
Student Ages: 4 Years - Adult
Student Skill Level: All Levels
Teaching Experience: Francine has been teaching music since she was in high school. So over 20 years ago. She took a brief break after having kids, but returned 4 years ago and now has 15 private music students. She holds a multiple subject subject California teaching credential and has substitute taught all grades, tutored many kids in need of a fresh way to learn something, and she is currently studying speech and language pathology to add to her one-on-one experience with kids and adults alike.
Education, Certifications & Other Music Experience: BA child development. California Clad multiple subject teaching credential. Flute and piano teacher at Local Music Shop in Folsom, Ca (2 years- 1996-1998; 4 years- 2012-2016) First chair flute in high school symphonic and jazz band.
About: Francine has 3 kids and loves to do arts and crafts and photography.