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DeAndre K.

10 Reviews
Huntsville, AL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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DeAndre K.

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I've taught a wide range of students. From beginner to intermediate to advanced. I've taught students as young as 4 to students in their 60's. A fundamental knowledge about music theory is essential for playing an instrument.

About DeAndre

I am looking for students who want to work hard at learning an instrument or anyone that would like to learn to read music. I specialize in classical and religious music. I have been playing in the Huntsville/ Decatur area for years.

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Rasheeda C.
He was very professional and helpful. I recommend him to anyone looking to learn.
Clara
DeAndre is very patient and pleasant with my two daughters, who are looking forward to their next lesson. He is clearly a talented musician as well.
Eric O.
For the last year I have been taking piano, viola and violin lessons online with DeAndre. He is a natural, insightful teacher and I look forward to years of lessons with him. I would absolutely recommend him.

I'm a beginner with the violin and viola and an intermediate pianist. I was doubtful at first that I would be able to learn through a video chat. I'm amazed at the detail DeAndre can pick up just by watching a video chat. There have been many times when we just did the lesson over the phone with no video and he was able to tell that my fingering hand was in the wrong position or I was holding the bow wrong just by listening over the phone!

On and off through my life I've taken piano and viola lessons (I'm 46) and was never able to get very far. I found my teachers discouraged me in many ways without trying to. DeAndre has been fantastic. With his instruction I've been able to do things I never thought I would ever be able to do. He's excellent at giving feedback about the things I'm doing wrong but in a way that keeps me positive and makes me aware of the things I'm doing well and the things I need to improve.

DeAndre is absolutely worth the time and money.

Jessica W.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Jessica W.

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I have both a Master's and Bachelor's in music and have studied voice leading, counterpoint, musical form etc. I can provide instruction in these areas as well as reading and writing music.

About Jessica

Jessica is a fun, patient, passionate teacher whose mission is to pass on the wonderful knowledge and love for music that was instilled in her onto a new group of eager young minds. Jessica Winn has been studying and performing classical music for over 20 years. Her relationship with music starte

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Jessica C.
My daughter enjoyed her first lesson. Jessica was very upbeat and patient
Abigail B.
The online lesson is something to get used to but Jessica was very kind and patient with my daughter! Looking forward to more lessons!
Christine G.
Patient and encouraging

I'm always impressed with how Jessica is patient with our 7 year old daughter and still is able to draw her out and motivate her when she is tired from school. Jessica always finds creative ways to be inspirational. Both my husband and I drive 15 miles to be able to have Jessica teach our little girl. We think she is worth it. She has been flexible and always tried her best to work within our schedule and has even driven out to our house to cover a lesson when things didn't work out in the schedule.

James H.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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James H.

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why do you want to know theory?

-is it to gain insight and structure as a composer?
-or to play more thoughtfully being more aware of a piece's character with greater understanding of its form
-or to help you play with more legitimacy and conviction while improvising

let me know what you have in mind

whatever it is, it's likely that we will touch on things that are innate in music--such as consonance, dissonance, "light" and "dark" sounding harmony, sectionality versus continuous form, as well as things that are not--i.e. "functional harmony," tonality versus atonality, rhythmic phrasing, alternating time signatures etc.

About James

BA, University of Pittsburgh, Music MA DePaul University, Jazz Performance I have over 10 years of teaching experience. I loved every one of them. I do consider myself a passionate educator and a patient instructor. I had been blessed to have received masterful instruction from brilliant, warm

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JuliaN
Mom of 11 yr old student

James has been friendly, helpful and very knowledgable. My daughter wanted to quit before meeting James. She has some experience but has a ways to go and I think James is just the guy to help her get there!...WITH a smile on her face!

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Travis C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Master's In Music Degree from University of Denver
  • Awarded Honorable mention in 2010 Lamont school of music chamber competition from University of Denver
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Travis C.

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I have served as a music theory tutor in college and can help you find your unique way of comprehending!

About Travis

Travis C. classical guitarist, teacher and performer recently completed his Masters of Music at the Lamont School of Music located at the University of Denver, where he also completed his Bachelors of Music in 2009. A native Coloradan, he has established a diverse private guitar studio while perfor

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Kent D.
Travis is a great instructor

Travis has been a great instructor and I am very pleased with the results. He is a great teacher, an amazing guitar player, and is very patient and can handle all of my scheduling issues. I would highly recommend taking lessons from Travis.
TomR1
Really enjoyed taking my first lesson with Travis. He made the experience enjoyable and I could understand clearly what the goals were and what follow up work needed to be done.
JenniferS4
Great experience so far!

I've certainly enjoyed my beginning guitar lessons with Travis. He takes the time to answer my questions and explain things to I understand the music and the best techniques to use. He is also very encouraging and supportive of my just enjoying the guitar, even with mistakes. So far, I am having a great time!
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Bilin Z.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Mandarin, Cantonese
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Master Degree in Composition from Boston Conservatory at Berklee
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Bilin Z.

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As a composer, I have solid foundation of music theory, such as musical form, harmony, polyphony, instrumentation etc. If you are interested in secret of music, CONTACT ME!!!

About Bilin

As a pianist, I've been giving private piano lesson since 2012. Currently, I am performing and posting piano videos online. I customize the lessons to my students based on their needs, goals, personalities, and interests. I teach both classical and popular music techniques to provide a fun and inte

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Julia
It’s rare that you find thIs combination of talent, patience, and experience in one teacher.
Heather
Bilin is an extremely talented composer who has experience on many instruments, piano, violin, and others. She is valued highly by her students.
Jeremy
Miss Bilin is an excellent piano teacher. She is so good with my little ones. She is patient and knows exactly what they both need to improve.
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Jonathan F.

48 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jonathan F.

48 Reviews
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As with all of my classes I make Music Theory easy to understand and you will learn at your own pace! These lessons are especially great for students who are seeking to understand how Music Theory can be applied to their guitar playing!

Note: You should sign up for Music Theory lessons with me if you are seeking to learn your ENTIRE FRETBOARD, all the notes on the Fretboard, the theory behind “playing with numbers” and how to apply all of this to your guitar playing, sign up with me today and take your playing to the next level!

About Jonathan

My name is Jonathan, I’ve been playing guitar and studying the guitar for over 15 years and I’ve been teaching with TakeLessons for 5 years. The minute I started learning the guitar I couldn’t stop. After purchasing many books and DVDs I came across a Gospel Guitar DVD by the amazing and incomparab

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Stetson
Jonathan is amazing! He is our second instructor and now favorite! He has a kind and happy easy going demeanor. My son enjoyed his lesson so much a no can’t wait for next one! Jonathan took time to make sure he understood my sons current level of knowledge and ability and made plans for future lessons accordingly. We are beyond pleased! He also inquired what kinds of music my son likes to ensure he not only is learning but enjoys himself as well!
Lisa H.
helped me with quit a lot in one lesson
Alice S.
I've tried taking music lessons in the past, but this time, I had a whole lot of fun. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and patient. I look forward to the next lesson.

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"Gregory Valens Luv is a phenomenal vocal coach. He's very detailed in teaching you structure of the body to relax you and open you up for singing. I love his technique. I find myself very relaxed and limber which brings out the best in me. He's very creative and shares various types of vocalizations to help you with every style of music. He's also got a sweet spirit and that makes it very enjoyable to come to class."
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Took Music Theory lessons from Gregory V.
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"I am encouraged and looking forward to more lessons"
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Took Music Theory lessons from Bethany R.
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"Very informative,good sense of humor,looking forward to future experiences."
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Took Music Theory lessons from Paul M.
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"As Jim states on his bio, he teaches from age 8 and up. I'm one of his "up" students who's been playing guitar for a few years, but never took time to learn theory because I thought it was too confusing or difficult to learn. After being stuck in a rut for the past 30 years, I finally realized that I could be a guitar player, instead of just playing guitar, by understanding WHY I'm playing what I playing. I planned to take a few lessons to see how it would go. That was 4 months ago. Now when I pick up my guitar, I have a plan and am excited to learn more each week. Jim's approach to teaching theory makes it clear for anyone of any age or expertise. If you're young and want to learn the right way, Jim will teach you the right way. For us older folks, I found out you CAN teach an old dog new tricks... I highly recommend Jimmy!"
Anthony
Took Music Theory lessons from James R.
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"I had never written music before IN MY LIFE! And I was so nervous! But Taylor was so AMAZING!! She explained the basics of music theory and harmony in a way that was easy for me to understand! And with her help, I was able to write some beautiful piano solos!! She also helped me figure out how to record them so I could record them with my friends and post my solos online. They are so good!!! :D And I am so proud of myself!!!! I highly recommend Taylor!! She was so helpful and nice and sooooo funny!! I'm so glad I got to work with her and I will definitely come back again! Thanks TayTay!!!!!"
Wes
Took Music Theory lessons from Taylor A.
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"When I was third trumpet Dr D was the Drum Major. Our marching and field show bands under NY legend David Bournazian won many local and state competitions. I was just happy to be part of it, but Dr. D was leading it. He has deep knowledge of music theory and is equally expert at improvisation. His ability to communicate theory to beginners or higher level learners is amazing. He has the unique skill of being able to make complex concepts seem simple with illustrative examples until you find yourself starting to 'get it'. Highly recommended."
Rick Allen
Took Music Theory lessons from Darrell V.
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"I thought Julie a great teacher for my daughter Sparrow.She was patient, honest and able to keep my young daughter focused and happy with learning and wanting to come back. My daughter says "I thought she was nice and great. I love you""
Story
Took Music Theory lessons from Julie P.
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"Trevor is wonderful and sensitive to special learning needs."
Will
Took Music Theory lessons from Trevor H.
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"She is knowledgeable and enthusiastic about her work. I appreciate her style of teaching as she seems to love what she does and I look forward to learning from her."
Brandon
Took Music Theory lessons from Ramona D.
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"Working with Eli was amazing. He's a great teacher and he moved through the material at just the speed I needed. I improved greatly over the semesters I spent working with him. I highly recommend him as a teacher."
Mason
Took Music Theory lessons from Eli S.
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