Piano Lessons

Dan Castro's Piano Lessons


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My Piano Background

I am currently the Director of Music for La Plaza United Methodist Church, at Olvera Street in Downtown Los Angeles, CA and also play the piano at Lake Avenue for the Berean's class.

I started taking piano lessons at the age of 7 years old. I played the piano at church and at various events, including Weddings, Funerals, Quiceneras, and other social event where music was needed.

About Me


Highlights of my Piano/Music Career

I started taking piano lessons at the age of 7 and took lessons for over 15 years.

During my High School years, I took lessons from the Polish born, Dr. Jan Drath in Corpus Christ, TX, professor at the University of Texas A&I (now in the Texas A&M system).

I have played the piano for many wedding and funerals during my college years and beyond.

1995 – 2002 Served as Music Director at La Plaza United Methodist Church. Choir director, Pianist

In the 1990, during one of my many recitals, I played the piano for President Gerald Ford when he visited the Aerospace Corporation in El Segundo.

Current Music Endeavors

I've been playing the piano for my Adult Sunday School class at Lake Ave Church since 2002.

Serving, again, as the Music Director at La Plaza United Methodist Church, Downtown Los Angeles at Olvera St. I lead the Praise Team, Piano, Drums.

Lesson Policy Summary

Rate / Payment

The first 30 minute lessons is free.

$30.00 for 30 minutes lesson.

$5.00 - traveling expenses for lessons given within Burbank City limits.

$15.00 - traveling expenses for lessons given outside of Burbank City limits.

Cash or check only.

Tuition can include four or five lessons per month depending on the number of lessons given in that month. The commitment for private lessons is for the entire month.

Payment for the month is due by the 1st lesson of the month. A late fee me be applicable.

Students/Parents are required to purchase their own music lesson books.

Feel free to send me a message

Please email me at mariposapro@yahoo.com

My Cell number: (818) 770-1591