Mijin Elsner

Piano Instructor

Mijin Elsner

Mijin Elsner has been a piano teacher at Noteable Notes studio from 2004 to present.  She has given private lessons to school age student to senior age group.  She has over 20 years of teaching experience.


Milijin graduated from SookMyung University in Seoul, South Korea, where she received her B.A. in Piano.  She studied with Dong Soon Park M.A. (Manhattan School of Music, NY); Young In Lee M.A. (Juliard School of Music, NY).  In the U.S. she studied with Dr. Mary Nelson (PhD Houston University, TX) at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse; Nicolas Roth (Beethoven Competition winner) at Indiana University.


Currently she is a member of MTNA (Music Teachers National Association) and ISMTA.  In addition, Mijin teaches in her private studio in West Chicago.


She is a piano accompanist for her home church (Hanmee Presbyterian Church in Itasca) since 2006, where she is also the director of handbell choir.


Education: Associate Degree in Music from Prairie State Community College, Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music Education from Governors State University, Multi year piano study with Neil Vleugel, former Accompanist Apollo Chorus of Chicago.


Teaching Experience: 40+ years as an Independent Piano Teacher at various studios in the Southern and Western Suburbs of Chicago. 4 years at Notable Notes.


Practice: Beginner through Advanced.  Student Ages: 7 through Adult