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Paula Dreyer performs and accompanies, composes educational piano music, and teaches piano in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Recent News

Big news! The Little Gems for Piano books have a new website. Please click here to explore all things related to the Little Gems.

Paula is very honored that her book Little Gems for Piano: Rote Pieces that Motivate and Captivate was recently chosen among the Top 10 Teaching Resources of 2016 and The Very Best Piano Books for Young Musicians . Students and teachers love these musical gems that sound impressive, yet are easy to play. Add variety and enthusiasm to your lessons with these motivating rote pieces that can also be used for recital repertoire. Both the beginner and intermediate volumes can be purchased here.
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The brand new Primer Level for the complete beginner is now available and will be offered as a supplement to Irina Gorin’s fabulous method Tales of a Musical Journey . The book offers 20 impressive solos and duets for the very first lessons.

Her pieces are published in the Taubman book Basic Alignment and Rotation and the class piano book Pianolab.

Two of Paula’s students were recently awarded the Certificate of Excellence from the Royal Conservatory of Music for obtaining the top scores in San Francisco for their respective levels. Congratulations, girls!

Paula’s Carnegie Hall debut with Matt Small’s Chamber Ensemble was a huge success and an event that will never be forgotten. They have finished their CD entitled “The Royal Collection of Exotic Beasts”.

This has been an exciting year, as it brought some new opportunities such as performing with the Santa Rosa Symphony, and keeping up with her two beautiful daughters! An ongoing highlight is being a member of the band for the longest running musical review in theater history- San Francisco’s own Beach Blanket Babylon. Come and check it out on any Wednesday night to hear Paula play. The New York Times approves!

You can contact Paula at pauladreyer@gmail.com or 415.828.9821.