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Jan L. is a Grammy nominated award winning singer/songwriter, producer, actress, and artist developer. Her studio, Angel Diva Music, is designed to improve artist abilities on and off the stage as well as giving the clientele first-hand knowledge of the industry while increasing their creativity.
Backed by an extensive musical background debuting with the Philadelphia Orchestra and continuing her career singing with Leonard Bernstein and the New York Philharmonic, Jan L. went on to receive a Bachelor’s of Education in Opera at Temple University and two Master’s Degrees from Combs College of Music in Theatre Arts and Composition.
Jan is the author of the performance book called "Once More With Feeling."
Jan’s accolades in music continued as she wrote ...
My name is Mike T. and I'm a professional musician of 10 years. I started playing piano at the age of 8 and studied classical, rock, pop, ragtime, blues, and impressionistic styles. At the age of 11 I got my first drum set and started jamming to bands like Metallica, Foo Fighters, Blink 182, NOFX, Black Sabbath and of course Led Zeppelin. By the time I reached the age of 21 I was a well established, mutli-instrumentalist.
I then attended Musician's Institute in Hollywood, CA where I honed my skills as a drummer and overall musician. I can now play all styles of drumming from Rock and Metal, to Latin and Jazz, to Reggae and Funk..you name it. I also studied Harmony & Theory, Ear Training, Technique, Sight Reading, and Performance. I graduated in 2010 and never looked back. ...
Guitarist, Composer, Producer, Luthier, Instructor, Engineer, Hopeless Gearaholic and Lion Tamer
Ted M. and his band released two albums in the early eighties to high critical acclaim and never looked back, launching a career that spans 30 years and encompasses the epitome of composition, production, performance, and now education, sales and luthiery skills.
Ted M. is a master technician and a compassionate guitar teacher who still performs live.
Ted M. is a dynamic personality and is, admittedly, a hopeless gearaholic who enjoys building, repairing and designing stage rigs for some of the best guitarists in the business.
1978 Robben Banks Independent Release
1979 Thunder On The Mountain KAZY compilation release
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I have earned a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from the University of Redlands. As a professional singer, I have performed in numerous concerts and operas. I've sung in both choral and solo settings, as well as fully staged productions. Throughout my education, I have played piano and even participated in Certificate of Merit testing. These experiences have all helped shape me into a well rounded singer.
In lessons, I devote equal amounts of time to technique and repertoire. We will always begin by warming up, and working on some exercises. Then we will implement your new techniques into your repertoire, which I will tailor to your specific needs and wants.
Above all, though, I want to help you realize your dreams as a musician! Looking forward to getting ...
Elvis B. is a Los Angeles based Saxophonist and Composer specializing in multimedia music. With a Bachelor's degree in Media Composition from Cal State Northridge, Elvis has composed and performed numerous well-crafted and diverse scores and arrangements. With a wondrous attitude and sincere work ethic, each project and receives the highest level of commitment regardless of its size.
Lessons are no different, each with a varied focus for the best possible outcome. With this in mind, it's difficult to foresee what each lesson plan would entail. I believe that understanding the student first is the proper way forward, followed with learning fundamentals to build upon.
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I have been a musician since the 6th grade, and have 6+ years of teaching Music Education in the public school system of Southern California. Before moving to California, I was the Woodwind Technician for 2 High School marching Bands from my home town of Erie, PA.
I am now available to take on private lesson students on Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Alto and Tenor Saxophone, and Euphonium!
Before moving to California, I received my BS in Music Education from Penn State University as well as my Clarinet Performance Certificate. My Master of Music is also in Music Education from the State University of New York at Fredonia. I have also played professionally with the Bakersfield Winds (Bass Clarinet) and the Gold Coast Wind Ensemble (Clarinet).
I look forward to ...
TakeLessons is the nation's leading private lessons provider, offering customized one-on-one lessons in hundreds of subjects in over 2,800 U.S. cities, including Westlake Village and surrounding areas.
Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or experienced musician, you can benefit from working with a TakeLessons Instructor in Westlake Village to make your dreams a reality. Choose from a variety of music lessons taught in the Westlake Village area, including guitar lessons, voice lessons, drum lessons, piano lessons, violin lessons and many more! Explore our Westlake Village teacher profiles to compare each teacher's teaching style, background, student feedback, hourly availability, and more.
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right instructor to fit your interests and skill level. Lessons are offered at studio locations throughout Westlake Village, and some of our instructors will even travel to you if you prefer in-home lessons. Our teachers work with students of all ages and offer lessons for kids, teenagers, and adults. Our teachers will strive to give you a personal one-on-one learning experience with a customized lesson that exceeds your expectations. In fact, we are so committed to your satisfaction that we offer all new customers a 100% Money Back Guarantee on your first music lesson.
Get started with music lessons in Westlake Village today! TakeLessons student counselors are standing by and ready to help; simply give us a call at 800-252-1508. You also have the option of selecting your teacher and signing up for private classes online. Get ready to learn, grow, challenge yourself, and open your life to the advantages of ongoing education through lessons.
"Steven is very professional and extremely helpful. He always has a smile on and is serious about helping you phrase the music. I would highly recommend him to anyone."
"It's been really exciting so far! Jordan has been so helpful, so knowledgeable. I could not have found a better instructor and I'm getting better and better every day."
"My daughter's wedding was weeks away and I had never been able to dance a step. With Jenny's help, I came further than ever before in such short time in any subject."