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John Brighenti bio page
John Brighenti
Pronouns: He/Him
  Contact John: 860-932-2424

Teaches: Piano
Styles: Classical, Jazz, Popular
Specializes In: Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced

John is a graduate of Hartt College of Music and has studied jazz piano and music theory with such musical giants as Lennie Tristano, Jerry Bergonzi and Ray Cassarino. He’s played professionally with the Glenn Miller Orchestra, the Eddie Howard Orchestra, the Al Gentile and Chic Chicetti Orchestras, as well as Paul Landerman's Group. John’s career has taken him all over the U.S. as well as abroad. He’s been a performer and teacher for over 40 years and enjoys teaching students of all levels in jazz, classical, and popular music. Check out recordings on his website:

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My Approach to Teaching

I endeavor to give my students both a love of music and a strong foundational understanding of music theory. In addition, instruction is offered in music theory, ear training, and arranging.


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Jennifer Brevik

Director of Education
Falcetti School of Music

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Rachel Lloyd-Sterbenz

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