Piano Lessons, Burbank, CA
Providing private piano lessons in Burbank, CA.
Whether in a workshop, classroom or a private piano lesson, Jennifer Winkler's philosophy on teaching is to "keep it fun!" She believes that there is something to be learned in all forms of music and is willing to let the student explore. She focuses on each student’s needs, desires and abilities and tailors each lesson accordingly. Vocally, Jennifer’s techniques cover everything from Broadway belt to opera, focusing on clarity of the words – not just the sound. As a piano instructor, her approach keeps the student interested and excited while learning the basics of reading music.
Jennifer earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre from Loretto Heights College in Denver, Colorado. She has taught piano, voice and music theatre production in public and private schools, churches and her own studio. She was the artistic director for the One Direction Actor’s Workshop and has been a guest teacher for music theatre programs for children throughout Los Angeles. Ms. Winkler is a proud member of Actors’ Equity Association.
Jennifer has performed throughout the country in various regional productions and national tours. She has performed a variety of lead roles, including Eva Peron in "Evita", Sandy in "Grease", Guenevere in "Camelot", Anita in "West Side Story", and as Kaye in the West Coast Premiere of "The Taffetas". She has worked as a professional Christmas Caroler for Aaron Spelling, John Tesh and Connie Selleca, Dick Clark and Dick Van Dyke and has appeared on television’s "Star Search". Jennifer has toured the world performing for Crystal Cruises, the industry leader in luxury cruising, and continues her association with them as casting director for male and female vocalists.
Currently providing private piano lessons in Burbank, California and throughout the San Fernando Valley, as well as at the Lori Moran Music Studios on Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angeles, Jennifer has a roster of students ranging from 5 year-olds to 68 year-olds. She offers lessons in piano, voice or a combination of the two.
Phone: (818) 568-2282