Located in Chevy Chase near the beltway, and the Cleveland Park neighborhood of Washington, DC, the Breth Piano Studio offers piano and chamber music lessons for children and adults from late elementary through professional levels of advancement. Request an audition.
Publications & Videos
Nancy Breth’s publications on practicing piano are published by Hal Leonard and widely used in music schools, private piano studios and university pedagogy programs. Explore guides, videos and more.
Nancy O’Neill Breth travels throughout the country as lecturer and adjudicator. Request a workshop.
The hidden jewel of her teaching is her overwhelming obsession with sight-reading. Even studio members who are now working outside of music can come back to the piano to read whatever scores they want, armed with advanced skills to help them quickly learn and perform brand new pieces.
It was with Mrs. Breth that I began to connect with music on a deeper level and develop a relationship with what I was playing: she taught me about colors, about balance, about listening, about technique and integrity, about seeking answers to hard questions.