Payson Method

Online Piano + Guitar Lessons

Online Piano + Guitar lessons

Andrew is a composer and musician living in Los Angeles. He is the author of the books Payson Method Piano, How to Read Music, and New Classics.

Music by Andrew Payson has been included in the PBS documentary Portrait of Harry, E! News, the show “La Belle: Lost in the World of  Automation” at Imago Theatre in Portland Oregon, as well as content for fortune 500 companies. You can listen to his music on spotify, apple music, and most other digital platforms.

While getting his BA in music at American University, Andrew studied with internationally acclaimed pianist Yuliya Gorenman and award winning composer Fernando Benadon.

Andrew’s teaching style is stress free and focused on developing creativity through music. Fundamentals such as reading music, ear training, and technique are reinforced with every lesson. Andrew works to provide a strong musical education and help each student accomplish their goals.


Contact Andrew to schedule an online piano or guitar lesson.



Andrew Payson




30 min…. $45

45 min…. $60

1 Hour…. $80


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