Cheri Sykes is a busy solo party pianist (Mall of America, Garrison Keillor) and leader of a five-piece gospel funk band. She’s trained classically (B.A. and Masters) and in jazz. A member of the MN Music Teachers Association, she is a frequent exam judge, and member of the ground-breaking Popular Styles Committee. When Cheri Sykes isn’t performing jazz, pop, and classical piano concerts around the Twin Cities, she’s running Sykes Keyboard Studio. It’s here that the pianist shares her talents with fledgling musicians. During lessons, she instills piano-playing techniques as well as tips on improvisation that come in handy during holiday gatherings or impromptu showcases in a hotel lobby. Unlock the secrets of sounding like a pro: theory, chord progressions, soloing, notes-the whole package!
204 Central Avenue
Osseo, MN 55369