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(815) 708-7624
6540 Thomas Parkway, Rockford, IL 61114-8159

Client-Focused Piano Lessons, Violin Lesson
& Viola Lessons

When it comes to one-on-one piano lessons, violin lessons, viola lessons and music theory instruction, choose Neighborhood Music's teacher, Dr. Rosalie Sward in Rockford, Illinois.

Offering fun and encouraging music lessons, this highly qualified violin and piano teacher has advanced music degrees and more than two decades of teaching music at the following levels:

• Elementary • Middle School • High School • College

Piano keys

Teaching Methods

Students at Neighborhood Music can participate in two recitals annually. They also have opportunities to perform in a string ensemble. Stringed instrument lessons combine Suzuki and traditional methods while the traditional piano instruction includes: 

• Faber • Alfred • Bastien

Music Theory
Learn music theory through an intelligent digital keyboard. This instrument also allows students to record and view their performances on a computer screen, while adding interesting sounds and orchestrations to them. 

Rates and Payment

Half-hour lessons are $18, while one-hour back-to-back sessions for siblings are $32. Weekly payments are accepted.

Contact me in Rockford, Illinois, for excellent piano instruction, violin instruction and viola instruction.