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Jane at Piano

Jane O'Mara is a nationally-certified piano teacher with more than 20 years of experience in private piano instruction. For the past 15 years, Jane has owned and operated JanesNotes, a private piano studio serving both children and adults in Penn Township and the greater Westmoreland County area.

For more information on becoming a student, please Contact Jane.


Before moving to the Pittsburgh area, Jane taught elementary music at the Holy Rosary School in Idaho Falls, ID. While in Idaho, Jane also directed the Children's Choir, accompanied the Adult Choir, and gave private piano lessons. Shortly after graduating college, Jane was on staff with the Army Recreational Staff as a piano instructor in Ft. Meade, MD.

Jane's Qualifications:

  • B.S. Degree in Music Education (piano) from Duquesne University
  • National Certified Teacher of Music (NCTM) through the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)
  • Vice President / President Elect of PMTA-Westmoreland Chapter
  • Workshop presenter at PMTA State Convention
  • Workshop presenter and panel discussion leader for PMTA-WC presentations
  • Publicity Chair and Music Achievement Award for Graduating Seniors (MAAGS) Chair
  • Publicity Chair / Scholarship Co-Chair of Executive Board of the Friday Evening Music Club (FEMC), Greensburg