Become the performer
you dream of being.

I help pianists unlock their natural ability to perform with freedom, confidence, and expressive power.

Online Piano Classes

Through decades of experience, I’ve honed a process in which you will:

Cultivate your natural coordination.

We’ll integrate groundedness, alignment, and flexibility to maximize both power and sensitivity in your playing.

Strengthen your mental clarity and focus through mindfulness techniques.

That way, you’ll accomplish more with less effort and uncover your natural stage presence.

Deepen your inborn responsiveness to sound and rhythm.

Through expanding your awareness of the visceral impact of musical details you’ll increase your expressive power in performance.

“Before studying with Madeline I struggled for years with debilitating performance anxiety and frustration. She enabled me to recapture my earlier love for music and performing and to raise the level of my playing to an astonishing degree.”

–Tim Mueller, pianist, alum of Eastman School of Music

“The techniques Madeline teaches are magical. I have better tone and a kind of clarity that is beyond anything I’d ever imagined. I didn’t realize that I could still make this kind of transformation and progress.”

–Tang-mei Shieh, pianist, alum of Manhattan School of Music

If you’re ready to discover new possibilities in your playing by breaking free of habits that are holding you back, take the first step now, and set up a complimentary consultation.

The Performing Beyond Fear Exercise audio

“While what every musician wants most deeply is to communicate without holding back, the moment of performance can be the hardest time to remember how to do that. This exercise allows me and my students to tap into something even bigger than our fear – the goodness and power of the human heart.”

–Nora Krohn, violist, New York

The Art of Practicing: A Guide to Making Music from the Heart

“Give this book to any musician you love and to any person who loves what music does for them and for the world.”

–Richard Stoltzman, clarinetist

The Performing Beyond Fear Exercise audio

“While what every musician wants most deeply is to communicate without holding back, the moment of performance can be the hardest time to remember how to do that. This exercise allows me and my students to tap into something even bigger than our fear – the goodness and power of the human heart.”

–Nora Krohn, violist, New York

The Art of Practicing: A Guide to Making Music from the Heart

“Give this book to any musician you love and to any person who loves what music does for them and for the world.”

–Richard Stoltzman, clarinetist

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