• Piano Learning Center

    Piano Learning Center is the private piano teaching studio of Christine Wilson Kissack in southern Maine offering experienced piano instruction and performance opportunities to

    school age students.

  • New Students

    Piano Learning Center students benefit from a well-balanced program of musical activities designed to strengthen theory and keyboard knowledge while developing creative and performance skills. Group lessons and recitals are offered each term and provide frequent performance opportunities. The group lesson environment promotes broader understanding and increased motivation not to mention the fun of learning with new friends! Scheduled performances provide goals to strive for and encourage students to share their music with others.


    This comprehensive approach provides Piano Learning Center students with a solid musical foundation upon which to build a lifetime of music making.

  • About Christine Kissack

    • Maine native and sole proprietor of Piano Learning Center in Falmouth, ME
    • Teaches courses in piano pedagogy at the University of Southern Maine in Gorham, ME
    • 30+ years of professional piano teaching experience with school age students
    • Teaches beginner, intermediate and advanced levels in private and group settings
    • Many students have continued piano study at the university level
    • BA in piano performance from Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH
    • Master of Music in piano pedagogy from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX
    • National winner of the D. H. Baldwin Teaching Fellowship Award recognizing excellence in piano teaching
    • Nationally Certified Teacher of Music (NCTM) by the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)
    • Service to MTNA on the state, division and national levels
    • MTNA Foundation Fellow for distinguished service to the music teaching community
    • Judges piano competitions and student evaluations 
    • Presents workshops on piano pedagogy to teachers 
    • Faculty member at Plymouth State University’s annual Piano Monster Festivals
  • Calendar

    Fall Term 2019

    Monday through Friday, November 11-15                  

    Group Lesson Week & Make Up Lessons

    Group Lesson dates and times TBA

    Contact me to schedule any make up lessons


    Saturday, November 23

    Rehearsal for Recital, 9:00 am - Noon

    Choose a half hour block to come to rehearse

    First Congregational Church UCC

    301 Cottage Road, South Portland, ME


    Sunday, November 24

    PLC Student Piano Recital at 3:00 pm

    Free and open to the public

    First Congregational Church UCC

    301 Cottage Road, South Portland, ME


    Monday, November 25

    Monday students have private lessons


    Monday, November 25

    Last day of fall term!


    Tuesday & Wednesday, November 26-27         

    No regular piano lessons

    These are make-up lesson days


    Thursday-Friday, November 28-29                                

    Thanksgiving Break

    No regular piano lessons


    Monday, December 2

    First day of the new Winter Term!


    Saturday, December 7

    Holiday Music Play-a-thon 2:00-4:00 pm

    Maine Medical Center

    Sign up to play!



  • Swap List

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  • Contact

    400 US Route One North, Suite A
    Falmouth ME 04105