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Music Lessons in Birmingham, AL

What do Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “Sweet Home Alabama” and Ram Jam’s “Black Betty” have in common? Well, if you’ve guessed that these songs mention Birmingham, Alabama
then you’re right on the mark. One of the many Magic Cities in the US, Birmingham is known for its warm and hospitable residents, football and of course music. On top of that, the city has produced its own set of musical talents like Taylor Hicks, Sam Dees and Eddie Kendricks.

With such a warm and exciting culture we have made a point to ensure that we have a presence and provide high-quality private music lessons within Birmingham. Our Birmingham music lessons are for both beginners and advanced students alike. In addition, we have music programs on how to play the guitar, piano, drums, violin as well as lessons on how to sing, dance, and act. For those who aspire to become full-fledged musicians and performers our Birmingham music lessons also have advanced courses on songwriting, music theory, performance and even music recording. With our committed and friendly music instructors, we guarantee that you’ll learn how to play in a fun, entertaining and fulfilling way.

Upon finishing our courses, rest assured you’ll have a solid foundation in music. So if you want to kick-start your music career or if you just want to learn how to play, let the TakeLessons team get you started. Call us at 277-231-8505 and our student counselors will help you take care of the rest. So don’t wait! Learn how to play an instrument by enrolling in one of our Birmingham music lessons today!
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Mark M. Birmingham, AL

About Mark

*** Studio Equipment *** sound proof rooms- piano there's a church classroom room with a piano for lessons seating for parents *** Travel Equipment *** I will provide instruction materials. Student will need to provide any accompaniment necessary. *** Specialties *** I teach a variety of vocal styles including rock, pop, classical and choral. I also teach music based on the basics of rhythm and theory. ***Computer*** For computer based teaching or online, a personal computer will be required with purchased and licensed software already installed.

Jacob B. Birmingham, AL

About Jacob

I love being creative! I also enjoy showing others how to get better with their creativity. I have my BS in Environmental Design and have been using Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop for 13 years. I have also been playing music professionally for 10 years. With music I have gotten to see alot of the world. I played with a Christian band called Rush of Fools for 3 years. I have an extensive understanding of guitar effects and tone as well. I have been shooting photography for 8 years with darkroom experience. I would love to work with you!

Steve R. West Blocton, AL

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With years of live performance and studio work Steve is able to teach a beginning student to refreshing older more experienced musicians to be their very best! Since 1996 Steve has been taking on the task to educate students of all ages and walks of life. Steve teaches a 3 fold method that is custom fitted to the each students pace and needs. He covers theory, sight reading notes, and chord technique. TAB is also used in relation to guitar music. Each new student lesson starts by finding out what the students music tastes are and a practice regime is started along with basic warm ups and exercises. A log is kept of every lesson so parents or students may see overviews of what is being covered. A recital is held once a year with a Christmas theme. Each student is invited after ...

Jeff B. Gardendale, AL

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Jeff has been teaching private lessons since 2006 and is currently available to teach lessons at his home or yours. Jeff has helped students learn to proficiently play guitar, bass, drums, and sing. He's also helped students grow to be effective worship leaders and church musicians, as well as professional players and teachers Jeff graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in music in 2000, and is also a certified recording engineer. Further, Jeff taught music as a college professor for two years. As an expert in his field, Jeff looks forward to helping new students achieve their goals. Jeff's teaching style is balanced...it's very enjoyable, and you will get to learn the music you want to learn, but is serious as well, with an emphasis on technique and training in music ...

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Learning How to Sing: How Often Should I Take Lessons?
Before you begin learning how to sing, you'll need to find a teacher and schedule your voice lessons! But how often should you really be meeting with your instructor? Find out how to determine your needs & create your perfect schedule, with these recommendations from Forest Hills, NY and online teacher Claire W.: Working your way toward learning how to sing means gaining control of your voice and refining your ability to express yourself with song. It can be a challenging task, but as
How to Sing Like Bruno Mars | Tips to Relieve Vocal Tension
Can't stop singing "Uptown Funk" by Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson? It's been stuck in our heads for weeks! If you covet the amazing vocal skills of Bruno Mars, read on for helpful tips from Glendale, CA voice teacher Ben M…   Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars’ killer new hit, “Uptown Funk”, is all over the airwaves this month. The production is lush and the instrumentation is a perfect mix between classic '80s and the newer influences of pop music. But without a doubt, the standout instrument o
Musician Secrets: Budgeting for Becoming & Being a Guitarist
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Can Labeling Your Piano Keys Help You Learn Faster?
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John Travolta, Hugh Jackman, and Catherine Zeta-Jones are just a few of the Hollywood celebrities known for being "triple threats"--skilled in singing, dancing, and acting. Here, Corona, CA teacher Milton J. shares his tips for reaching their superstar status...   So you've decided to take vocal lessons to learn how to sing better, but the buck doesn't just stop there for your own ambitions. You have your eyes set on the stage and the screen, and you won’t stop until you're there.

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