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Popular Music Teachers Near Albany

Kaitlin S.

Albany, NY
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Christopher C.

Altamont, NY
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Charles O.

Troy, NY
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Kaitlin S. Albany, NY

About Kaitlin

I have been teaching private string lessons in the Albany, NY area for the past 8 years. I attended the College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY where I earned both my Bachelor's (2008) and Master's (2010) degrees in Music K-12 Education with a concentration in Violin. My teaching philosophy involves adjusting strategies and methods to meet the needs of students with varying abilities. I use a few different methods of string instruction based upon the age level and ability of each student. A couple of my strengths as a private lesson teacher are my high level of patience and ability to guide students towards success.

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As a teacher I tend to be understanding of the individual needs of my students. Beginning string students will learn the importance of ...

Christopher C. Altamont, NY

About Christopher

Let me introduce myself! I have been playing the violin for about 20 years, and have always know that the violin is an extension of myself! I have an incredible passion for music, and would like to inspire all of my students to share that passion.

I've been teaching violin lesson since my high school graduation and throughout my conservatory career. I've taught students as young as 5 as well as adult students looking to learn something new. I was a volunteer at the Hamilton Hill Center for the Arts and helped create the only opportunity for students in the community to learn the violin.

I studied Violin Performance at the Longy School of Music of Bard College in Cambridge, MA and graduated in June of 2012. My former teachers include Michael Emery and Mark Lakirovich.

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Charles O. Troy, NY

About Charles

As a private music instructor, Charles O.brings decades of experience in the field, along with a forty-five-year concert career as a conductor, organist and pianist, and collaborative keyboardist. Initially training as a pianist, by age thirteen Charles O. was teaching that instrument professionally, also beginning a lifelong career in vocal instruction and coaching. During college studies at the Cleveland Institute of Music Charles O. added organ and choral directing to his areas of specialization, and even forty years later remains an active church music professional, presently serving the Old First and First Baptist congregations of Bennington, Vermont.

The many students of Charles O. have ranged from beginners to working professionals, their ages running a gamut from ...

Paul B.

Schenectady, NY
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Nicolas D.

Troy, NY
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John G.

Troy, NY
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Paul B. Schenectady, NY

About Paul

Over 14 years of teaching and playing experience in many areas of music. I have a Masters Degree from Boston University. I love teaching and playing rock, jazz and classical on both drum set and mallet instruments.

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D.W drum set with Zildjian cymbals.
Yamaha Marimba, 4 1/3 octave rosewood.
Musser M-55 Vibraphone.
Two Ludwig Timpani.

Nicolas D. Troy, NY

About Nicolas

Hi there! My name is Nick, and I am currently in my Senior year as a Math/Physics dual major at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. These subjects are my passion, and as a tutor I take pride in transferring that excitement and understanding on to my students. Whether you're struggling through AP Physics C, learning vector calculus, or just trying to get a hold on Algebra I concepts, I'll work with you to find a teaching style that fits your unique needs and allows you to excel.

In addition to being proficient in math and science, I also have a fair bit of experience as a musician and recording studio technician. I am currently the head engineer at WRPI, 91.5 FM's recording studio, and have been playing piano and writing my own music since I was 13. If you are just ...

John G. Troy, NY

About John

College Student with strong background in Music Theory, passionate about playing music.

Albany Lessons

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