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Piano Lessons in West Michigan

West Michigan

Curriculum for Children

Sherry VanOveren uses her unique teaching method to engage kids and teach piano in West Michigan in a way you have never seen before. Using items like Twister, balloon buddies, and magnet boards, Sherry makes learning piano fun! Children love coming to their lessons. They learn to play in a way that they can understand.

Concerts

Pilgrim Manor

5:15 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. Christmas dinner music and visiting.

Benefit Recital

1:00 P.M. For Feeding America. Tickets at the door or in advance at Ada Congregational Church.

studio schedule

Pilgrim Manor

Pilgrim Manor

5:15 P.M. - 6:30 P.M. Christmas dinner music and visiting. No Lessons.

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Christmas Break

Christmas Break

No Lessons

Times TBA. At: St. Cecilia Music Center 24 Ransom Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.

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Music Lessons at Ada Church

Ada Church

All lessons at Ada Church.

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Benefit Recital

Benefit Recital

1:00 P.M. For Feeding America. Tickets at the door or in advance at Ada Congregational Church.

Spring Break

Spring Break

No Lessons

Mother's Day Break

Mother's Day Break

No Lessons

Memorial Break

Memorial Break

No Lessons

Private Family Recitals

Private Family Recitals

Private Family Recitals

Summer 2018 Piano Lessons

Summer Session Begins

Summer Session

about
Sherry
Sherry VanOveren Piano Lessons for Kids in West Michigan

Sherry VanOveren

Sherry has performed benefit recitals for area organizations for several years. Sherry attended Calvin College for two years, then received her Bachelors and Masters of Music degrees in piano performance and pedagogy, voice, and choral conducting from Michigan State University.

She has been soloist with the Michigan State University Orchestra and was a winner of the Grand Rapids Youth Symphony concerto competition. Sherry received scholarships to attend Interlochen National Music Camp and also to study for a year at the Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria. She has studied with Elisabeth Anne Irish, Marilyn Slenk, Ruth Rus, Edith Kraft, David Renner, Hans Leygraf, and Ralph Votapek. Sherry currently teaches voice and piano and is organist, accompanist, and director of choirs with her husband Ed at First Congregational Church of Ada.