Welcome to Alderwood Piano Studio! Join a musical journey that will last a lifetime. Vera is a passionate teacher/musician wanting to share the joy of "playing" music with others, helping to create an experience that will give students a lifetime love affair with music.

Vera provides private lessons in piano including theory, scales and chords, composition, and improvisation. She is a member of the Music Teachers National Association and North Idaho Music Teachers Association. Whether you've got a budding musician who needs lessons, or an adult who's looking to start/rebuild musical skills, Vera is a qualified professional in Post Falls, Idaho, who teaches a variety of musical styles: classical, jazz, broadway, pop.

In-home lessons available.

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"Vera pushes us to always be better. She corrects us if we play the wrong way & is always happy & nice."

M & Z, Post Falls

"Vera Alder is a wonderful piano teacher with a very kind heart. My daughter went from being very unsure and lacking confidence in her piano play to very confident and excited to learn more each week!"

A.T., Post Falls

"My 5 year-old daughter loves her weekly piano lessons with Mrs. Alder! Mrs. Alder is an experienced, kind and patient teacher. We feel lucky to have found her."

C.E., Coeur d'Alene

"Our 9 year old son has been taking piano lessons from Mrs. Alder for a year and is still eager to practice and go to lessons. Mrs. Alder exhibits a passion for playing and provides enthusiasm and patience with our son. She teaches technique, theory, and encourages creativity. Her instruction is developmentally appropriate and keeps our son actively engaged and motivated to play."

Terry & Jo Ludiker, Coeur d'Alene