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Lonze R.

60 Reviews
Phoenix, AZ
Starting at $38
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Louis Armstrong award from Cass Technical High school alumi
  • Teaching since 2003
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Lonze R.

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I am very excited to teach you all what my 23 years of experience in playing the saxophone can bring. I can teach children to adults, beginner to advance players the tools to become a great musician. I workout of various books to suite the students playing level. I also use a metronome , tuners , sheet music all to help develop good habits. I work with adults , kids and teenagers that need assistance with audition or to become more effective in their school band. You must practice at least a 30! mins a day to reach the goals you require . Contact me and you will be on your way to becoming a great musician.

About Lonze

Hello, my name Is Lonze. I can't wait to meet you and start a fun, professional, and rewarding private lessons. I have been teaching for 14 years and I absolutely love it. Every lesson is as rewarding for me as I hope it is for my students. Observing the progression of my students is one of the most

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Marcus M.
lessons are going great! Lonze is an awesome instructor and very knowledgeable. With his teaching style, I am learning fast!
April C.
First time picking up a guitar - Lonze is patient, explains things a few different ways to help, funny and at ease. I was very comfortable in his studio. He is very knowledgeable of the guitar and how to teach someone. Looking forward to the next session!
Nicole F.
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Morgan W.

8 Reviews
Phoenix, AZ
Starting at $39
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Bachelor of Music from Musicians Institute
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Morgan W.

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Lessons with me are like playing a video game that trains you to be good at music. Every exercise we do will generate a score, and you can practice between lessons in order to “beat your high score” during the next one. I've had tons of young students achieve college level proficiency across multiple domains, and can promise you that you will see a huge increase in your technique, music theory, and fretboard knowledge in a very short period of time using my simple and fun program.

Beyond that, one of my favorite things to do with my students is to teach them the concepts and techniques at the core of their favorite music and use that knowledge to help them write their own original songs.

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About Morgan

Morgan W. is a multi-instrumentalist (guitar, bass, voice, ukulele, piano), vocalist/lyricist, audio engineer, composer, and improvisor. He holds a Bachelor of Music Degree from Musicians Institute with a Minor Degree in Audio Engineering, and is a skilled operator of music software programs such as

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Josh
I started taking guitar lessons from Morgan June of 2021. When I started I had a basic grasp of the guitar. After 4 months of lessons with Morgan my playing became exponentially better. He was able to explain how everything works together in a fun and exciting way to where I always looked forward to my next lesson. I would recommend Morgan to anyone no matter what their music skill is!
Grant
Morgan has tremendously helped my guitar skills through weekly progress tracking. He is very easy to learn from and is a fun guy to jam with! Overall great instructor.
Amanda
I have always wanted to learn to play the piano but just never took the time to find a teacher. I tried self study and watching videos but it just wasn’t doing the trick. I’ve been getting lessons from Morgan for a while now and it has been AWESOME! He’s super passionate about music so any questions you ask gets him even more excited to teach! I went from not knowing ANYTHING about playing piano to being able to play a song that I have always wanted to learn to play! Morgan is able to integrate learning foundational piano playing with playing your favorite songs. I would HIGHLY recommend Morgan if you want to learn to play piano!
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Rob D.

39 Reviews
Phoenix, AZ
Starting at $37
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Music - Vocal Performance from Phoenix College (Phoenix, AZ)
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Rob D.

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We're gonna HAVE FUN! Your lessons will be customized to your needs and what you want to do with your ability to play guitar. I can teach you either electric or acoustic guitar. I can prepare you for any genre as I include fundamentals (for example, scales and arpeggios) in your practice. I use Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method books for reference and/or lesson work. I can help you learn how to play with a pick, how to finger-pick, how to sing and play simultaneously, and even how to sightread.

About Rob

Hey there! I've been performing music for as long as I can remember, and performing professionally for over 30 years. I have formal training and 12 years of teaching experience. I teach with positivity, patience, and perseverance and help you express the music in you! *** Lesson Details *** A

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William
I'd never had any experience aside from singing in my car. Rob helped me learn many different exercises and helped me identify and unlearn bad habits I had picked up. He helped me learn to sing a lot of different songs that I enjoyed and is quick to map out the vocal notes on the piano to help me more easily understand and hit the notes I need to. Definitely recommend him as an instructor!
Jordan W.
Great exercises and feedback for singing. I felt much more comfortable singing with Rob than I expected.
Jaycee
Great on time and did great
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Josiah J.

7 Reviews
Mesa, AZ
Starting at $75
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 18 to 65
  • Associates in Applied Science (AAS) in Digital Arts from Mesa Community College
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Josiah J.

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As a website designer, I've been proficient with CSS for several years and have taught students several tools and techniques to improve their coding.

About Josiah

I'm a professional website designer, internet marketer, photographer, and visual artist. I have a wide range of skills, talents, and interests from coding CSS and HTML, to manipulating photos, and making fine art paintings. Despite the medium, above all else, I am visual artist and designer. Wit

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Fletcher
First lesson. Awesome to work with. Very patient and understands his subject of expertise thoroughly. I had previously tried to start on my own without knowing anything and every time he ran into something that surprised him he was able to quickly diagnose, explain, and lead me to the solution. And I had done some weird stuff apparently. Very impressed so far. Cool guy.
Richard J.
his instructions were helpful and in a manner that I can follow
Richard J.
Was very helpful, knowledgeable, the entire process simple
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Etana H.

157 Reviews
Tempe, AZ
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • MS in Technology from University of Advancing Technology
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Etana H.

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We will start by getting to know one another a bit so I can gain a clear idea of what you are hoping to gain from our sessions. Whether it be an intro to a software or taking developing a full start to finish project. After our first meeting I will use my 11 years of professional experience to develop a unique lesson plan for you and your goals.

About Etana

Hi! My name is Etana, M.S. I am a detail-oriented, self-starting designer with 15 years of professional experience under my belt. From print to web, design is not simply what I do for a living, it is my passion. I run a Tempe, Arizona based business called SocietyJazz = ‘Society’ as in the to

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Jodi P.
Etana is a wonderfully patient teacher. I have low vision and other limitations, Etana has figured out a way to help me navigate my lessons with the visual and other limitations I live with.
Bryce
very knowledgable and creative. Takes the time to explain. Would absolutely recommend.
Jim G.
Great first meeting, looking forward to next lesson.
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Karen A M.

19 Reviews
Phoenix, AZ
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish, American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1983
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Karen A M.

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Thorough, complete grounding, including technical skills, music reading, injury prevention and practical application. Emphasis on exploring music in many different styles from many different times and becoming a comfortable and competent pianist at any level.

About Karen A

Beginning Piano Studio.net : Piano Performance, Practice, Theory & Practical Application for Ages 5 - 105. Those with disabilities are welcome too. With practice, you will be amazed at what we can do! Currently, for in person lessons, we are still following the cdc guidelines. Masks, sanitizing

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Bradley M.
Excellent instructor for a first time young student. A five star rating however would require timeliness - being on time for our scheduled lesson has been a challenge for this instructor.
Joseph P.
Very knowledgeable. Always very helpful
Joseph
Very knowledgeable

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"My daughter begin to like painting now. Lauren is very patience with kids."
Nirupa
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Lauren W.
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"I am an adult student (33) taking beginner drawing lessons with Jessica. My interest/goal is to draw realistic portraits (maybe in a few years), but with no background, I'd better start from the basics, and I am so glad to have Jessica as my teacher. Her philosophy about how to approach art alone is already teaching me so much - for example, what's the correct mindset, how to really observe a subject, how to practice drawing even when I am not drawing.

We have been working on building up foundational skills and their sequence, which gives me clear understanding on what each small step means in the long term. Based on my interest and what I knew and didn’t know, Jessica would design each lesson with a specific focus in mind, usually around practicing a certain technique. Her homework (I ask for homework since I draw slowly) also reinforces those learnings. I feel more confident with each lesson, and my progress is noticeable.

Also, she is incredibly encouraging, patient, and generous. I never feel judged or self-conscious practicing techniques in front of her (often clumsily) or showing her my new drawings. She always gives thorough feedback and encouraging words. Overall, she gives me confidence on my journey, and that is much needed for an adult student who didn’t have the chance to start when younger. Best teacher ever!"
Sizhan
Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"She is truly professional, exceptional teaching techniques and makes you motivated and focus on the subject. I was not expecting so much from one hour class . I would definitely recommend her ."
Mike
Took Abstract Painting lessons from Roya M.
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"The technology worked well, and Megan did a very good job. The first session exceeded my expectations."
Theo
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"I Just finish my first Photography lessons with Giuseppe . Very knowledgeable easy to follow great experience ,highly recommend .I will do more lessons in the future!!"
Sashkumar
Took Photography lessons from Joe B.
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"Awesome lesson. Thanks for teaching me brick wall and paint dripping."
Loran
Took Graffiti lessons from Joe B.
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"the best teacher I ever had"
Diane
Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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"Learned a lot in the very first lesson!"
Sydney
Took Drawing lessons from Sandy K.
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"She was great with our two girls! Great way to take a lesson with friends--"
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Took Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"Excelente teacher, my daughter love this class"
Melina
Took Drawing lessons from Nicole P.
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