Private Piano Lessons

Also: private tutoring in music theory, composition and more -- students come to my Berwyn, Illinois studio. John Gibbons brings 20 years of teaching experience and extensive training, including a doctoral degree in music composition. All styles appropriate to the piano are taught: classical, pop, jazz.


  • 30 minute lesson: $32
  • 45 minute lesson: $45
  • 60 minute lesson: $60 
  • Family discounts available


Classes and Seminars taught by John Gibbons

Verdi and Puccini - 8-Week Course. Tuesday mornings, starting January 12, 2016. Gleacher Center, Chicago.

Richard Strauss & the Great Tone Poem - 8-Week Course. Thursday mornings, starting January 14, 2016. Gleacher Center, Chicago.

The Symphonies of Beethoven  - 1-day SeminarSaturday, January 23, 2016. Gleacher Center, Chicago.

20th Century Music - 8-week course. The Newberry Library, Chicago, IL.

“John is the most articulate, passionate, inspiring, and brilliant teacher I have had in my experience at the Graham School.”
— A Graham School student
He literally bursts with knowledge.
— A Graham School student
“At the end of every session I walk out feeling that I have been in the presence of excellence.”
— A Graham School Student
John as opened up a new world for me… I have learned more from John than any other instructor at the Graham School. I have subscribed to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra because— now I know how to listen— and how to appreciate music.”
— A Graham School student