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Rebecca O.

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Glendale, CA
Starting at $50
  • Bachelors - Horn Performance from University of Oregon
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rebecca O.

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Experienced professional and teacher with a conservatory education. Lessons are tailored to each student's musical goals and desires, whether that be playing horn professionally or for fun. I am comfortable working with beginner to college level students and make sure our time together is positive, useful, and fun!

About Rebecca

I am a professional horn player and teacher in Glendale, CA. I recently moved from Portland, OR where I was the fourth horn of the Portland Columbia Symphony and Newport Symphony and freelanced with groups such as Oregon Symphony in the area. I also am a founding member of the trio Onomatopoeia, an

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Mara
Rebecca is fantastic. My son started lessons with her when he was eleven and she formed a rapport with him quickly, meeting him where his interests and abilities lay. He is fourteen now and she keeps him engaged and interested. When the physical demands of horn playing become taxing she teaches theory and composition. She has been responsible for so much of his growth as a musician and a person and is a delightful person to be around, smart, funny and thoughtful. I cannot recommend her highly enough!

Michael B.

3 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $34
  • BA Guitar Performance from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Michael B.

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I am a recent Berklee College of Music graduate living in Chicago. At Berklee, I was the first rock/metal guitarist to receive the "Jimi Hendrix Award." This award is given to the best guitarist at the school. I've played and studied many styles of music ranging from classical, traditional, blues, country, rock, and metal.
Besides teaching, I have a passion for songwriting and performance. Here in Chicago, I am currently playing with various bands and writing my own music. My teaching style is very "goal-oriented," and I will teach students to set short-term goals, medium goals, and then demonstrate to them how reaching the short and medium-term goals leads to accomplishing long-term goals. I envision teaching much like my teachings at Berklee where once my lesson was finished, I only wanted to go home and learn more. If you want to learn multiple styles from someone who is truly passionate about the instrument, I'm your guy!

About Michael

Hello, my name is Michael! I have been playing guitar since I was 10-years old. Aside from being a teacher, performer, and songwriter, I would define myself as a "guitar nerd" because I love every aspect of playing. I still practice every day and have an insatiable hunger for new opportunities to p

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Colin C.
I'm 2 lessons in and so far Michael has been a great teacher. He is exceptionally skilled and has a wealth of knowledge to share, as well as being very good at listening to what I am trying to accomplish and creating well thought out exercises to help me progress. Highly recommended!
Lori
Michael has incredible patience with students from beginner to extremely advanced. His excitement about mastering guitar is infectious. He instills confidence in any student and is genuinely thrilled when they achieve their goals. I highly recommend Michael as a teacher.
Sarah
Michael is an amazing guitar player! He is extremely disciplined with a wide array of experiences. He was acclaimed by peers and professors at Berklee. Michael brings the dedication and talent that will help students succeed. If you want to learn from the best of the best, learn from Michael!

Rick R.

17 Reviews
Burbank, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Masters of Music MM from University of Akron
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Rick R.

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Experienced Sax Teacher of 30 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students progress quickly in the direction they want to go. I specialize in rock, blues and jazz, and I use my own method for teaching which takes 10% of the usual time of most methods. I have a video that demonstrates that.

About Rick

I’ve always loved teaching from a young age; finding new ways to break down complex ideas and techniques and making it fun and easy is something that gives me a lot of satisfaction. If you want to play your favorite songs on saxophone, I can save you years of frustration and slow progress. At t

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Bobby
Rick was professional, intuitive, and taught what I needed to learn, and NOT some preplanned generic lesson. I highly recommend him and I rarely recommend anything.
Ken C.
Rick really helps me understanding the concept of the saxophone.
Ken
Rick is my best music teacher I had so far!!!

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Kyle H.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 7 to 72
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Kyle H.

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I have taught both guitar and bass for about 10 years now primarily at an on-site music academy in Southlake Texas called “Katie Parr Music Academy. I have recorded professionally with the following labels:Shrapnel records,Lion,EMI, and appeared in Guitar Player magazine’s “spotlight column” in 1992.
I love teaching and effectiveness is so important to both the student as well as the teacher and when that is successful then learning itself happens and that’s what we are here for !

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I am a great one on one instructor and I never pressure students to advance further than necessary when attempting to just take the needed time and patience to learn something. Speed is not the key here.. we learn everything at a slow pace then apply all learned techniques and materials according t

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Steve G.

43 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Steve G.

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Theory,rhythm,and scales are combined with technique on how to play underneath a song with movement (walking)

About Steve

Music has been a part of my life for over 4 decades. I stepped onstage when I was 15, and have been active in the music business ever since. I was raised in the New York / New England area, and played in many bands in the 70's and 80's, most notably the band AVALON. I moved to Florida in the late 8

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Scott H.
Great instructions that is really tailored to what I want to achieve on the instrument. Steve always shows up with a super positive and enthusiastic attitude, it makes me enjoy the lessons even more.
Chris B.
Great communication. Thank you Steve!
Jeremy J.
Early days, but Steve gave mea realistic foundation for learning
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Chuks O.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English / pigeon English and Igbo
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chuks O.

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Want to play like a pro and write your own music? you definitely at the right place. I have been teaching private piano, Bass guitar, drum and composition lessons for more than a decade. i graduated from Berklee College of music where i majored in performance/ professional music with a full scholarship. i make my lessons fun and prepare students for auditions and live performance situations. Let's get started!

About Chuks

I am a professional bass player, pianist and record producer. I graduated from Berklee College of Music with a Bachelors degree on a full ride. During my time at Berklee, world-renowned bassists such as Steve Bailey and John Patitucci have mentored me. One of my original compositions “Chuk for Ch

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Dozi
this guy really made drumming so easy and I learnt basic rudiments in a short time... I will recommend him for any of the above instruments he is a beast on each instrument...
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Albino
Amazing teacher and superbly talented!!
Erica
Chuks is amazing!!! alot of talented musicians i know really suck at teaching but he's a combination of both. He makes everything so easy that you start thinking like a pro in one hour. His personality is incredible! always smiling!:))
after a month of lesson i can easily play by ear and transcribe practically anything, and he makes you think "outside the box". Thank you so much Chuks!

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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from John M.
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