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Johnson Piano Academy

Making Music Fun

The Lesson Experience

Our philosophy is that anyone can be a musician, and every student should enjoy the process.  Our lessons include engaging games and activities, as well as challenging goals tailored to individual student success.  Students thrive in the lessons, at local competitions, and in national level exams.  Most importantly, they leave their lessons motivated to play what they've learned!

Our Program

Paths to Success


Prelude for Beginners

Start your Musical Journey

Our Beginners programs provide the foundation for a lifetime of music making.  These weekly 30 minute group classes teach music basics like note names, rhythm and staff reading, and basic terms. Our curriculum sparks musical curiosity as students collaborate and explore their new musical world.  Classes are held in our Lenexa location.

Current Openings:

Monday 4:00, ages 5-7

Monday 4:30, ages 7-9

Monday 5:00, ages 5-7

Monday 5:30, Teens and adults

Thursday 4:00 ages 7-9

Thursday 4:30, ages 5-7

CRESCENDO: Levels 1 and 2

Growing to Your Potential

After graduating from our Prelude program students transition into Crescendo.  These weekly one hour group lessons combine teamwork and personal growth.  Each class includes collaborative composition and improvisation activities and one on one instruction.  Students learn  to play in a variety of styles to allow them to develop their own musical identity, while strengthening their understanding of music theory and history.  Crescendo Lessons are held in our Lenexa Location.

Now for Adults, too!  Monday and Thursday, 1:30 p.m.!

Current Openings:

Monday 6:00 Level 1, High School and Adults interested in recreational music making

Thursday 5:00 Level 1, Ages 8-11, emphasis on festival preparation

Thursday 6:00 Level 2, Middle School, emphasis on festival preparation



Additional Lessons for Intensive Study

Students who wish to pursue a music career, complete exams,  or simply want to engage in intensive study are invited to add additional private lessons.  These lessons meet weekly for 45 or 60 minutes, and include advanced technique and repertoire training.  Fully dive into music study to see what you are capable of!
Lessons are held in our Overland Park location.

Current Private Lesson Openings:

Wednesday 7:30-8:30

Friday 5:15-5:45; 7:00-8:00


We've Been Doing Great Things!

Spring Recitals

New Name, New Classes

Student Success!

February 22 and 23, 2020

March 2020

March 2020

Congrats on great Recital Performances from group and private students!  From Jazz to Mozart, we celebrated all we have been learning in our classes!  Well done!

New classes for Adults!  Have you always wanted to play the piano, or maybe you used to play and want to get back to it?  Sign up today for our Adults classes, Mondays and Thursdays at 1:30! 

Congrats to students on being invited to the RCM Celebration of Excellence Recital in Chicago!  Your commitment to your studies really shows!

Get Started

Schedule your first class today!