Zerrin Kostem has been teaching piano
performance, music theory, ear training,
musicianship and technique for over 30
- Children, over the age of 4. She has
successfully taught special needs and A.D.D.
- Adults, all levels, for pleasure and
- Professionals, singers and musicians who
wish to incorporate piano into their practice or
improve existing piano skills
Zerrin’s teaching focuses on learning to read
music, rhythm, and technique. The needs and
interests of the student are honored. The student
may choose from classical, jazz, pop, rock and
blues. European piano technique, theory, and ear
training are strongly emphasized.
LOCATION: Los Angeles, centrally located and
adjacent to Beverly Hills, West Hollywood and The
Wilshire district. Close to Beverly Center and
Miracle Mile. Free, easy street parking available.
Zerrin was born and raised in Istanbul, Turkey.
She attended Istanbul State Conservatory for eight
years, graduating at the age of 15. She attended
Mimar Sinan University in Istanbul, receiving her
B.M. in piano performance. She also completed three
years of post-graduate study. A classical pianist at
the age of five, she began performing chamber music
at the age of eight. She has performed numerous
concerts and recitals, as well as radio and
television performances. Zerrin is a member of the
Music Teachers Association of California.