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Music Lessons and Repairs

Music Lesson Signups for January!

Reminder to sign up for Music Lessons before the new year! I offer music lessons in person in Mattoon IL, online, and video. Drumset and Percussion Lessons Acoustic and Electric Guitar Lessons Bass Guitar Lessons Piano, Keyboard and Synth Lessons Voice Lessons String Lessons, Including Violin, Viola, Cello and String(Double) Bass Wood Wind Lessons including…
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December 26, 2023 0

Video Music Lesson Offer for new sign ups!

Video Music Lesson Offer for new sign ups! Try the first 2 Video Music Lessons for Free! How do video music lesson works?1.) Send me a video (google drive, youtube, drop box etc.) of you playing/practicing an exercise or piece of music.2.) You will receive a critique video back discussing your exercise/music with advice, goals,…
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December 18, 2023 0

The Benefits of a Music Teacher

I’ve seen many musicians over the years skip important steps in learning how to play a musical instrument correctly. Lack of understanding, confusion, and frustration are just a few factors that will lead to slow progress. This image below is a great illustration of someone that uses smaller, more obtainable goals (rungs) than someone that…
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December 14, 2023 0

Christmas is coming up! Get that piano tuned TODAY!

Not sure if your playing the right note on the piano? Want to make sure you sound your best when playing Christmas music for family and/or church? Maybe your mobile device and apps can’t recognize the right pitch or marks them wrong when played? This is all a result of a piano not being tuned…
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November 1, 2023 0

Music Lesson Openings in November

I Currently have openings for Music Lessons here at Chris K Music! This includes early afternoon and late night times for home school, college, and adults! My teaching hours are 11:00 am – 9:00 pm Monday through Friday and 7:00 am – 4:00pm Saturdays. Ages 5+ and I teach everything including drums, percussion, strings, wood…
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November 1, 2023 0
Cleaning and servicing your musical instrument

The Importance of Cleaning and Servicing Your Music Instrument

Imagine a scenario where you show up to a concert only to have your musical instrument not function? Believe it or not this happens frequently to musicians all over the world. From professionals to students engaging in band programs, this stressful situation happens when we least expect it. This happens more often to neglected instruments,…
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October 17, 2023 0

December Piano Tunings Available

December is a great month for Piano Tuning and repairs! This includes grand piano’s, baby grands, spinet/upright, electric keyboards and more! Sticky or worn key repair and pitch raise included. Contact me today for a standard tuning or quote on a restoration or repair! https://chriskmusic.com/piano-tuning


November 17, 2022 0

Need Your Piano Tuned or Keyboard fixed this summer? I have availability!

Hello! I currently have availability for piano tunings this summer! Please contact me with the links on the page. Prices are variable depending on distance (gas prices….) and type of tuning or repairs. I also repair broken keys and electronic keyboard keys!


June 27, 2022 0

Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois Rehearsals and Concert in May!

Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois will be working towards May 22nd’s “Elvis Presley” Show. All Legacy Members, School, and Community Musicians are welcome to rehearse with Legacy’s Showband and Drum Orchestra! Musicians, please register with the link below for music, audios and updates about Legacy. You may also contact Director Chris Keniley at 217-232-3786…
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April 11, 2022 0

Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois Starts in 1 Week!

Next Sunday, March 20th will kick off our new season! We will be meeting at Broadway Christian Church in Mattoon, IL. 2:30 pm setup and 3:00 – 4:30 practice. Musicians are encouraged to register to receive updates on music, performances and rehearsals. Legacy Performing Arts of Central Illinois welcome musicians from all over Central Illinois…
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March 13, 2022 0