Organ Online with Michael

Organ Online with Michael

Michael Beling



Online Lessons
Enjoy the convenience and peace of mind of online lessons— all you need is computer, laptop or phone with a camera and an internet connection! Michael takes full advantage of technology to bring you the best possible experience, including using multiple camera angles, recording videos in real-time, notating music on his computer he can instantly send to you, and achieving high-quality audio.

Michael specializes in teaching Hammond B3 to students aged 9 and up. He is able to tailor his teaching to the goals and interests of each student by drawing on his diverse musical background. He is well-versed in jazz, blues, gospel and funk techniques on the instrument, and is proficient on the bass pedals. Michael has a Hammond C3 (internally identical to a B3) and Leslie speaker in his teaching studio, as well as a 48″ Yamaha piano.

A faculty member at Bates College, Michael performs regularly with some of the best jazz musicians in Maine and New Hampshire. He has played at numerous venues including the State Theatre, Merrill Auditorium, and Port City Music Hall. Michael graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Piano Performance (Jazz Concentration), from the University of Southern Maine. He studied with many acclaimed musicians including Thomas Snow, Laura Kargul, Ben Waltzer, and Vardan Ovsepian.

Michael was the music director of West Kennebunk United Methodist Church from 2013-2015 and has extensive experience filling in at other churches. He is particularly drawn to gospel styles of sacred music. As an instructor, Michael has enjoyed teaching a variety of students since 2008.

Michael also offers Piano Lessons, both in-person and online.

Reviews of Michael Beling Music are available on Google Plus.