Maria Bengoechea - pianist and piano teacher

About Maria

Maria has been working as a Montessori teacher for more than 30 years. She incorporates the Montessori experience to the Suzuki method creating a powerful whole teaching approach. The Montessori philosophy and experience has guided her to manage group and individual teaching using grounded age-appropriate knowledge. Her students can achieve a holistic and mind-integrated development.


Montessori fully trained in Mexico City

Montessori teaching

Teacher trainer- Humanities

Conservatory of Puerto Rico , Conservatory in Mexico- Piano

University of Puerto Rico - Humanities with Music Concentration

Kindermusic, Orff and Dalcroze courses.

Suzuki courses by Suzuki Americas and European Suzuki Association

Maria's goals

To teach her students to enjoy and create beautiful music exploring all areas of musicianship through the piano.

To nurture all areas of development (intellectual, social, emotional and spiritual) through the whole learning process of the piano.

To encourage a standard of excellence in performance and self-expression.