Thomas Alberici, M.A. summa cum laude from Villanova University, is a piano instructor for all ages and levels of experience. Mr. Alberici has been teaching for over 20 years and is ranked among the area’s top instructors. He studied classical piano performance and education at West Chester University of Pennsylvania at the graduate level and continues to advance his musical education in piano technique, pedagogy, theory, composition, and musicology. Mr. Alberici has been classically trained by some of the world’s top piano virtuosi in the ‘Russian Tradition’ of piano playing and he maintains a special focus on the vast romantic piano repertoire of the 19th Century, in addition to many other styles (Baroque, Classical, Modern, Jazz, and Pop).
Mr. Alberici has developed a progressive and comprehensive approach to teaching that allows students to achieve success and enjoy music from day one and for many years to come. After many years of careful and thorough research, Mr. Alberici teaches from a detailed and progressive curriculum designed to guide students from the earliest stages of learning through to the standard advanced piano literature. All styles of music are represented in his curriculum, giving students a broad experience and preparation for a variety of musical settings.
Mr. Alberici has performed as a guest soloist at the Kimmel Center Cultural Campus Academy of Music and has performed at various local universities and venues, and is in the National Honor Roll of the American College of Musicians National Guild of Piano Teachers. He has recorded for Acte Prealable Records on the world premiere recording of the Complete Piano Works of Maria Szymanowska and served as a musicologist for the world premiere recording of the Piano Works of Karoly Agghazy. Mr. Alberici is also ‘tri-lingual’ in English, Italian, and Spanish.