Mike (Mr. Mike) Castro




If you have a casual or serious interest in pursuing a general familiarity with the piano and music in general or a budding composer, I am accepting students of all ages, young to mature adult and beginning to advanced.  I am familiar with many different musical styles and methods and am open to various approaches to the world of music.

Bachelor of Arts (performance major)- Towson University & 25+ years teaching experience

     studied with Renaldo Reyes, Hank Levi, Rose D'Amore Mason, etc.

     *Music Teachers National Association Member,

     *National Guild of Piano Teachers Member

     *Colorado Music Teacher Association Member

     *Aurora Music Teachers Association Member

          -Performance Group Contact

          -VP for Programs - AMTA

          -Composers group

Scheduled quarterly student recitals & Annual Adult recitals

Experience with multiple music styles:

     Jazz & Blues, Broadway show tunes, folk tunes of various cultures, old standards, pop & rock,

     new age, video game  music, etc.,

Experienced with standard teaching methods:

     Bastien, Faber, John Thompson, Kjos, Schaum, etc.

Experienced & Schooled in traditional classical composers:

     Listz, Chopin, Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Debussy, Ravel, Faure, Lecuona, Falla, Granados, etc.

Please feel free to call or e-mail with inquires:

     Cell: 720-998-3464

     E-mail: m.s.castro@msn.com