About Us background of Sally and Sally Piano Music!

Over 18 Years of Successful Students in Southern California 

Sally Piano Music has been providing quality music lessons to students via private and group lessons since 1999. We offer the convenience of learning in your home or in one of our studio locations in San Diego County, Orange County and Riverside County . The age range of students who have learned piano or other instruments and read music at Sally Piano Music spans from 3-4 years to the senior citizen. The skill level of our new students range from beginners who have never laid hands on a piano to advanced pianists who simply want to improve their skills. Sally Piano Music provides a supportive atmosphere for kids of all ages to learn music with the most creative and highly-qualified instructors in San Diego, Orange County and Riverside County. We work with knowledgeable and friendly teachers who design a unique custom plan for the students to meet their needs and goals and more importantly, they make the experience fund and exciting !

At Sally Piano, we feel it’s important to create a sense of musical community, so we host several music recitals each year. At our February recital, students receive trophies and prizes celebrating their accomplishments, followed by a reception with Sally Piano Music instructors, friends and family. We showcase students’ progress every October with a Halloween-themed music recital, and mark the end of the school year with another music recital in June.


About the Founder and Director of Sally Piano Music


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Sally Kafaei is an accomplished musician and the founder of Sally Piano Music, a large independent music studio in Southern California. Sally is a highly experienced pianist and teacher dedicated to enriching the lives of others through music.

Sally has a Piano Performance degree from Eastern Michigan University where she studied under Dr. Garik Pedersen.
She has over 17 years of experience teaching Piano , music theory and basic composition to children ages 3 and up and adults at all skill levels, from beginners playing for enjoyment to aspiring professional musicians.

Sally has an approach to teaching that is fun and varied according to the needs and personalities of the students and she has engaged her philosophy in her music studio throughout years .



About Sally Piano Music Instructors

At Sally Piano Music, we pride ourselves on our ability to attract, retain and support some of the most talented music teachers in Southern California. Teachers customize lesson plans to each student’s interests and ability, and most of all, we make learning music fun. Every one of our music teachers is qualified to provide your child with the very best and unique music lessons. We also support teachers who are eager to learn more and expand their knowledge through seminars and music workshops. Click here to learn more about our music instructors.


Member of MTNA and National Guild of Piano Teachers !

MTNA and Piano Guild offer opportunities for students through auditions and evaluations in all standard instruments and voice. MTNA student programs include annual performance and composition competitions. A complete listing is found on the MTNA website.