Music Studio of Denise Strayer

In addition to being a Reiki Master Teacher and Lila Yoga Teacher, Denise has been a Music Teacher for over 20 years in State College, PA.  She has a beautiful home studio featuring her Baldwin baby grand piano in the State College Borough.  

PLEASE NOTE: During COVID-19 Pandemic, ALL LESSONS are being conducted REMOTELY to ensure the health and safety of her students. 

Denise offers private instruction in piano and accordion. She teaches ALL AGES and LEVELS.  Accordions available for Rent and/or Purchase.  Accordion Rentals are $50/month (No Cash Discount).

Students have the option of taking advantage of her yearly family budget plan where students pay the same monthly tuition throughout the year or they can choose 4-lesson clusters at a time.  For adults, Denise also offers "a la carte" lessons which are 60 minutes and can be schedule at anytime.  

Denise also performs accordion in the local music community.  She has both studio and live performance experience and currently performs with Eric Ian Farmer of State College, PA.  Denise has performed in State College, Lewistown, Buknell University, Black Mountain North Carolina, Davis West Virginia, Thomas West Virginia at the renown Purple Fiddle, and the Milkboy in downtown Philadelphia.

Music Lesson Tuition

30 Minute Lesson: $32

45 Minute Lesson: $48

60 Minute Lesson: $64


2020 Family Budget Plan (30 minute)

41 Lessons (22 Spring, 6 Summer, 13 Fall)

Total: $1312

11 Payments: $109

1 Payment: $113

4 Lesson CLUSTER: $128 (30 Minute)

A LA CARTE Hour Lesson: $69




**Payments Accepted: Cash, Check, PayPal, Venmo**

 For up to date information about studio and happenings, check out my Facebook Page: Denise Strayer-Music and Instruction

Remote Lesson Options

  •  LIVE ONLINE LESSONS:  Private lessons are conducted using Zoom, FaceTime, or Facebook Messenger.

  • DIGITAL LESSONS: Students share pieces via Dropbox folder and teacher prepares assignment via Video files and Email assignments.   Perfect for those who want to work at their own pace.  

  • Play Piano NOW! ONLINE PIANO COURSE: Designed for those who want to create sounds without reading music, this online course gives those wanting to play piano immediately in the privacy of their own home.  Three courses available: Black Keys, White Keys, and Blues.

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