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Popular Music Teachers Near Safety Harbor

Joel J.

Tampa, FL
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Andrew G.

Dunedin, FL
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Martin D.

Clearwater, FL
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Joel J. Tampa, FL

About Joel

Hi! I have been teaching for over seven years and am no stranger to the stage. While majoring in music performance at the University of West Georgia, I performed with jazz ensembles, guitar quartets, and percussion ensembles. I also performed many solo classical guitar recitals. The only thing I love more than performing, is teaching and sharing music.

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My lessons generally include three parts with content depending on your level of experience: technique, repertoire, and theory. I am an enthusiastic although laid back teacher, however I do push my students in order for them to realize themselves as a musician. I like to have fun with lessons because music is fun and I enjoy it. I hope you do too!

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Larry S. October 2, 2014
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
Joel is a great coach, he is very good at understanding and adapting in reference to your abilities thereby devising an individually appropriate lesson plan. He makes always makes himself available to assist with any issues that may arise in-between appointments which results in making your face time much more efficient.
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Michelle D. August 2, 2014
Classical Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
Joel has been an EXCELLENT teacher! He is perceptive and very good at reading his student. He knows how to make them feel comfortable with whatever level they are at. He is extremely patient and encouraging. Joel knows how to inspire his students. The time in the lesson flies by quickly and the student walks out feeling very good about their progress, anxious to practice what they have learned and looking forward to the next lesson.
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Terry C. March 12, 2014
Guitar
Verified Student
Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks?

Thanks for your patience, Joel. You make it fun to learn.
Andrew G. Dunedin, FL

About Andrew

I have been teaching students of all ages for 17 years. My principle instrument is Trumpet, but I teach multiple instruments. I received my BS in music from Radford University in 2000. I moved to Miami in 2001 to attend school and perform with artists such as Arturo Sandoval, Micheal Brecker, David Sandborn, Diana Krall, as well as numerous corporate bands in the Miami area playing for such people as Donald Trump and opening up for Lionel Richie and Elton John. Through out my entire educational and professional career I have helped many students reach their personal and professional goals.
As a teacher I understand the importance of patience and persistence, I utilize positive reinforcement and encouragement. Music is meant to be fun so therefore I make the lesson FUN! My teaching ...

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RyanD August 20, 2010
Knowledgeable, clear, concise, and definitely worth it.
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KimB3 May 12, 2010
We've only just begun, but so far everything has been great!
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FredM February 10, 2010
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Andrew is a good teacher, he definitely knows his stuff!
Martin D. Clearwater, FL

About Martin

I've been teaching professionally for over ten years and have taught over 200 students of all ages and backgrounds how to play. I've played mostly in rock bands but have also done Classical, Jazz, and Country projects. I play a wide selection of styles including Rock, Pop, Country, Ragtime, Folk, Blues, Bluegrass, Metal, Church, Renaissance, Punk, and Funk/Soul. (Everything from Bach to Rock to Bachrach). I graduated from the University of Maryland and Excelsior College.

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I listen closely to the student's wants and together we develop the approach that will help them reach their goals. I use a wide variety of methods from strict classical methods (such as Noad or Parkening) to simply teaching chords and "tabbing out" their favorite songs. ...

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Dwight M. February 27, 2013
Bass Guitar
Verified Student
Great instructor overall

Marty was a great instructor to me. Taught me a lot in the 4 lessons I had with him. Very professional and knowledgable in Bass. Unfortunately because my schedule changing I could not keep him as an instructor. My only gripe would be that his studio room gets a little cramped and my guitar sometimes would hit things. Other than that. I would definitely recommend him.
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Chris G. February 7, 2013
Verified Student
Excellent teacher

I would recommend Marty to anyone wanting to take guitar lessons from beginner to advanced, he can meet your needs. He is very knowledge, professional and patient.
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ConnieW June 8, 2011
Guitar Lessons

Mr. Dawkins is an excellent guitar instructor. He possess a vast knowledge of music and one can clearly see the love and passion he has for teaching his students. Dawkins is very patient, encouraging, and always demonstrates a high level of professionalism with each lesson. We have not been disappointed and look forward to each and every lesson!

Chip D.

Tampa, FL
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Mercedes E.

Tampa, FL
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Chrissy D.

Tampa, FL
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Chip D. Tampa, FL

About Chip

Faculty Member at The University of Tampa, FL

Member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing.

Active Professional.

Trained in Alexander Technique, Estill Method, Voice Science.

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Voice lessons addressing the personal needs of each student.

Flexible scheduling!

Well versed in contemporary styles - music theater, belt and pop.

My focus is to get you comfortable with your voice and producing a sound that you think is beautiful.

From foundation building for beginners to the diagnosis and correction of vocal faults in advanced singers, my goal is to strengthen and improve the student's understanding of 'the voice' and ensure safe and consistent technical growth.

I encourage students 14-16 to start with 1/2 hour ...

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Kristina R. December 16, 2014
Opera Voice · In studio
Verified Student
I am more confident with my voice now than I have ever been, thanks to Chip. He's very systematic in his methods, focusing on different aspects of one's voice, which he uses to combine into something beautiful that you never would have believed would come out of your mouth. His patience and ridiculous analogies have greatly helped me and I thoroughly recommend him to anyone who wants a better, more comfortable singing voice.
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Fred C. August 27, 2014
Singing · In studio
I honestly could not have asked for another teacher as kind, patient, and knowledgeable as Mr. Chip. As an instrumentalist with almost no singing background whatsoever, it was quite helpful to hear about and actually see how the body works together to allow for singing or speaking. It was also very helpful to learn more about the ways the body tries to help but instead causes more harm than good.

I believe Chip is a perfect teacher for any type of vocal student, from beginner to aspiring professional.
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Howard R. August 11, 2014
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
I started as a completely new student with no prior experience, and I was nervous for my first lesson. Chip had me at ease, and learning/practicing as soon as I got there. I've already improved some, and will be back for more lessons.

I highly recommend him to anyone just starting out like I was.
Mercedes E. Tampa, FL

About Mercedes

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My name is Mercedes. I'm a professional piano and singing teacher. I was trained in the classical Russian method for piano and singing. I studied with famous musicians and teachers in Cuba. I started my studies at a Professional Music School at the age of seven. I graduated with honors and hold a Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance and Pedagogy from Professional School of Music œJose White, Camaguey, Cuba. Upon graduation I qualified as a soloist, concertmaster, and piano instructor.
I have been teaching piano for 15 years and singing for 10. The results of my outstanding background as a student, teacher, and performer are clearly seen in my teaching skill. As a teacher, I' am patient, creative, innovative and confident.
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Christy D. October 31, 2014
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
To describe Mercedes in one word: "Awesome!" She is very patient and encouraging. I started taking singing lessons later in life and have always been very shy about it. Not only has she helped me to break out of my shell, but she is extremely knowledgeable and I have learned so much. She has been gifted with this wonderful talent in music and voice and I am truly blessed to have her as my teacher.
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Larry D. August 25, 2014
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
She is wonderful! She really knows how to reach children which is that she has such a gentle soul. She welcomed us strangers to her home and opened my son up to several types of music he never thought about before. We are leaving the area which is why we had to say goodbye. She is absolutely meant to teach.
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Donya M. April 24, 2014
Piano
Verified Student
wonderful teacher

Mercedes is an enthusiastic and patient teacher! My children have only been taking piano lessons from her for less than 6 months, but there is a significant improvement in their abilities already. She encourages them to play with feeling, never overwhelms them with too much work, and is always so upbeat at the lessons.

She is Cuban, so sometimes you have to listen carefully, because of her accent, but she speaks English well.
Chrissy D. Tampa, FL

About Chrissy

Guitarist for American Idol Finalist Melissa McGhee. I have had a great deal of experience teaching guitar to kids and adults, both individually and in groups. I have given 1000's of guitar lessons. I also have real world playing experience I've toured all over the USA with different bands/artists. I use many different tools to teach guitar. I teach each student differently and provide a custom lesson based on the student. I want you to play the guitar and have fun while learning!

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I will go over your goals and work out a plan that works for you!

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Amanda Y. October 8, 2014
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
Chrissy is always punctual and professional. After just three lessons I am seeing great improvements not only in my daughters guitar skills, but her confidence as well. She is also working with my husband. He is enjoying the lessons and is inspired by observing her rip out some rock tunes.
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Liz B. August 16, 2014
Guitar · In home
She was very good at explaining everything to me. It was a very great experience and I recommend if you want to start learning. You really get your money's worth.

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