Teachers at the Old Town School

Kelsey Georgesen

Piano, Guitar, Bass

Kelsey Georgesen is a versatile musician and teacher. With experience teaching private lessons and group classes, Kelsey is enthusiastic to teach a variety of styles. Her musical upbringing was inspired by blues and boogie woogie but guided through a foundation of classical learning. She will cater your learning experience to match your interests and will help you to grow in your understanding of music no matter the style, be it blues, folk, classical, or anything in between.

Kelsey is an esteemed music educator, with her Bachelors Degree in Music Education from Ball State University and four years of experience teaching within Chicago Public Schools. She has presented for both the Illinois and Indiana Music Educators Associations, as well as the Chicago Citywide Arts Teacher Conference. She has a rich background of studying a variety of cultural music, including traditions from the Navajo Nation, West Africa, and Jamaica. In her free time, Kelsey plays roots music with friends, writes songs about her experience in the world, and looks for ways to be outdoors hiking and climbing.

Started at the Old Town School in January of 2020


Private Lessons in the 8-week session beginning 08/31/2020

Mondays 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesdays 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wednesdays 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Thursdays 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Sundays 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Sundays 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm


Group Classes for the session beginning 08/31/2020

Kids Piano: 6 - 8 years with Lisa Joy DeRosia · Kelsey Georgesen

for kids with birthdays between: 09/03/2011 and 10/03/2014

$280 ($260 members)

09/03/2020 – 10/22/2020 (8 meetings)

Thursdays · 3:15 PM – 4:15 PM · Online Classes Available

Class is full — Call 773.728.6000 for waiting list info

Kids Piano: 4 - 6 years with Kelsey Georgesen · James Abud

for kids with birthdays between: 09/06/2013 and 10/06/2016

$280 ($260 members)

09/06/2020 – 10/25/2020 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM · Online Classes Available

Kids Piano: 6 - 8 years with James Abud · Kelsey Georgesen

for kids with birthdays between: 09/06/2011 and 10/06/2014

$280 ($260 members)

09/06/2020 – 10/25/2020 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM · Online Classes Available

Class is full — Call 773.728.6000 for waiting list info

Youth Piano Lab - 3 with Kelsey Georgesen

for kids with birthdays between: 09/06/2007 and 09/06/2012

$192 ($172 members)

09/06/2020 – 10/25/2020 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 11:30 AM – 12:25 PM · Online Classes Available

Youth Piano Lab - 2 with Kelsey Georgesen

for kids with birthdays between: 09/06/2007 and 11/06/2012

$192 ($172 members)

09/06/2020 – 10/25/2020 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 12:30 PM – 1:25 PM · Online Classes Available

Youth Piano Lab - 1 with Kelsey Georgesen

for kids with birthdays between: 09/06/2007 and 11/06/2012

$192 ($172 members)

09/06/2020 – 10/25/2020 (8 meetings)

Sundays · 2:30 PM – 3:25 PM · Online Classes Available