Piano Lessons


My name is Margarita Zelenaia. For more than 20 years, it has been my mission to share my love and knowledge of music with students, helping them reach their potential. As of March 2020, I am offering the option for students to learn online. This is ideal for those who would like to use this time to discover the joy of music or improve their skills.


If, like many others, you have decided to take your passion for music to the next level, you are likely to face a common dilemma: How to find a perfect teacher?


Whether you are looking for a piano, music improvisation, or an ear training instructor I believe there are common traits shared by the best music teachers. Knowing what to look for will save you time and money, making your experience memorable, productive and, above all, FUN!

**Read about the 10 Important “Perfect-Teacher” Traits and decide on your own version of the “Perfect Teacher”.


A Little About Me I am a passionate, dedicated professional in Fort Lee, NJ, whose love of teaching led students to such achievements as:

  • Creation of musicals
  • Musical releases
  • Successful passing of the “Royal Conservatory” Piano, Theory, Aural and the AP Music Theory Exam

My background is diverse, ranging from classical music to rock, pop and jazz. I have worked with children as young as four, and adults of varying skills (from absolute beginner to professional).   My Full Teaching Experience can be found HERE.   …and THIS is how my students feel about my teaching!