Why lessons?

  • Have you ever wanted to learn to read music, or to just "sit down and play" the piano?

  • Do you have some favourite songs or pieces that you want to play...classical, pop, jazz, or even from YouTube or gaming?

  • Do you need help choosing the right version of online printed music to suit your ability?

  • Are you learning online, but just need some help?!

  • Are you looking for a qualified, experienced teacher for your child or children?  

  • Do you think you are too old to begin lessons, or "to take up from where you left off"?

  • Are there pieces you have always admired, but thought too difficult for you?

  • Do you want to challenge yourself mentally and improve your memory and coordination?



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Who do I Teach?

  • Students of ALL AGES - school-aged children, parents, teens, uni students, retirees..6-83!

  • Persons with dyslexia, ASD, ADHD

  • Home-schooled or university students

  • Anyone who enjoys a challenge!

  • Lessons are personalised to cater for every student's needs and goals-if you have a "bucket list", I can help you achieve it!

What Else do I offer?
  • Learn chords without having to learn to read music

  • Help with singing & playing

  • Assistance selecting online music

  • Piano accompaniment for instrumental exams

  • ONLINE LESSONS available, should more Covid-19 restrictions occur

  • Gift Vouchers (Birthday, Christmas) - a great idea for someone who is impossible to buy for!

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What I teach

"Combining traditional methods with modern approach"

Sheet Music Edits


  • Learn to read (and write) music (Exams are OPTIONAL)

  • Learn to play chords

  • Practical and technical skills - play styles from classical to pop, blues, jazz, worship - even music brought from YouTube 

  • Theory - understand the fundamentals and how to apply them in practical ways (exams OPTIONAL)

  • Aural skills - play-by-ear, listening and singing, assistance with writing music 


  • Chords and Composition

  • Improvisation & Blues

  • Guidance with musical app's including Musescore

A Digital Piano with WEIGHTED KEYS is all that you need to start!

  Who am I?

  • My name is Giselle Rogers - someone who LOVES to teach piano!

  • A qualified piano teacher (A.Mus.A (Associate Diploma - AMEB) + B.Sc) with over 20 years' teaching experience, and who has been playing for 40+ years!

  • Specialist school music teacher

  • Qualified teachers' aide experienced in special-needs students.  I am very patient!

  • Current Blue Card Holder and certificates in counselling, aged care and first aid

  • Member of the GCC Choir & various stage experience

  • Wife and mother to three growing sons (I understand the demands of family!)

"I met Giselle many lessons ago expecting to find a stern, no-nonsense type teacher.  Instead, I found a warm, smiling young lady with very obvious people skill... Giselle is very patient, takes each student along at a pace she thinks fit for each individual, complimenting and moving ahead each lesson as is needed."  Dulcie, 80 years

"Giselle guides me through all the steps/notes with a friendly and professional attitude to help me enjoy my lessons..." Manuel, 70 years


Fees and Structure

  • $30 for 30 mins (3-lesson voucher $80)

  • $40 for 40 mins (3-lesson voucher $110)

  • $60 for 1 hour lesson (3-lesson voucher $170)

  • Fortnightly lessons may be available

  • After-school lesson fees charged monthly.  (Currently a waiting list)  Adult payments more flexible.


School Students - Primary & Secondary

  • Different payment options available (cash, bank transfer)

  • After-school timeslots available (waiting list may apply)

  • Parents are welcome to attend lessons, and are encouraged to be involved

  • Ensemble Opportunities

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Contact Me

Mob 0410 623 872

Maldon Ct
Helensvale, 4212

(5 minutes' walk from Helensvale SHS)

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