Should we ask for a CV? Should we ask for references? Should we ask our friends? After years of trying to find out the best way to go about it I finally came up with a guide on how to identify for sure the best professional. It needs to be a good and intelligent artist. Why? I have heard many times that is not necessary to be a superlative concert pianist to be a great teacher. True, but If you find a super talented pianist who teaches, then you are safe for sure.