Mr. Galloway’s extensive experience as a classical and popular performer, added to his extensive educational background, has produced a legendary ability to bring out in students a wonderful natural musical instinct. The award-winning students of Lee Galloway are frequently chosen to perform at conventions and in recital. Many have gone on to become popular and successful piano teachers themselves.

Students gain a thorough background in all aspects of music including sight reading, theoretical understanding, ear-training, techniques of the masters, chords, the construction of music, composition, improvisation and music history. Most importantly, they become musicians, feeling music from their heart.

With his extensive background in psychology and philosophy and training by the Coaches Training Institute, Mr. Galloway knows how to inspire, excite and motivate students with the love of music. Mr. Galloway’s personable nature helps to create environment of fun and enthusiasm.

“You’re never too old” is proven by Mr. Galloway’s enthusiastic embrace of adult students of all ages, levels and abilities. With adults, he uses his own method, which covers a thorough look at all aspects of piano study in a fun and well-paced progression.

Mr. Galloway’s composition of elementary but great sounding boogie and blues pieces and collections provide added value. Additional master class opportunities and intensive study programs give students many opportunities to develop and perform.

Students of all ages develop not only the love of music but the thrill and enthusiasm of learning. The development of musicianship enriches student’s lives forever as they discover new and powerful ways to express themselves.

Teaching testimonials

"...I just wanted to take this opportunity to tell you how much I appreciate the work you do with Emma as she progresses in her musical education. As I have quietly watched the two of you, I have been awed by your patience and your enthusiastic, positive and encouraging teaching style. You have a wonderful ability to help each child build self-confidence and a sense of accomplishment as they work through the increasing challenges of newer and more difficult pieces each week...."

Jamie K. Berg


Listed in Who’s Who in Entertainment

Listed in Who’s Who in the West

Listed in Who’s Who Among Young American Professionals

Listed in The International Directory of Distinguished Leadership

Listed in Dictionary of International Biography

Featured Guest Artist, NBC Morning News Show (August 3, 2003)

Judge, Musical competitions and festivals throughout the U.S. and China

President, Music Teachers’ Association of California, 2007-2009.

President, Music Teachers’ Association of San Diego, 1980-1982.

Bachelor of Arts, Graduated with Honors, San Diego State University, 1977, Multiple majors: Music, Philosophy and Psychology.

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