Private piano lessons will expand your child's cognitive and literacy skills as well as his/her creativity and individuality.

Instructor Cynthia Reifsteck has been teaching piano in the Altoona area for the past twenty years. In addition to her private teaching, Ms. Cindy is the director of Music Ministries at Trinity Lutheran Church, Altoona, where she also serves as organist and adult, youth, and teen choir director. She holds the position of Bell Choir Director at St. James Lutheran Church, Altoona. Ms Cindy has been very involved in past years with choral music in the Altoona Area School District. She has been engaged for choral accompanist work which included accompanist for the Altoona Area School District All City Program for four years.

Students of Ms Cindy's home studio present an annual recital at the Mishler Theatre in Altoona. One of Cindy's primary musical focuses is on the preschool child, as she utilizes the "Music For Little Mozart Series" for private and group instruction. Cindy is currently pursuing further education by becoming accredited in Kindermusic® and working toward earning an associate degree in Liberal Arts (specializing in Music Therapy) at Penn State University. She has taught music at Begin With Us since the Fall of 2007. She looks forward to introducing your child to the "gift for life"…..the love of music!

Private lessons are offered for Preschool and Pre-Kindergarten students.

“Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.” ~ Former President Ronald Reagan