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Byron H.

6 Reviews
Hayward, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Music Performance from Florida Southern College
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Byron H.

6 Reviews
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I've been teaching cello for 10 years and my students have gone on to participate in All-State orchestra, and play in professional orchestras. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to produce sound and play simple songs and as time goes on you'll be able to read music fluently and perform with ease. I specialize in Classical, and typically use Suzuki and Klengal scale books. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Byron

I love music. I love it so much that I have made it my career. I have been playing the cello for over 20 years and have studied in universities since 2002. In that time, I have worked extensively with great artists such as, Rhonda Rider, Joel Krosnick, Andy Mark, Nicholas Tzavares, and Mark Steinbe

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Julia W.
Byron is incredible. He is so inspirational to watch, and yet he makes his skill feel achievable. He is the most accommodating and encouraging instructor I have ever had, but still pushes me to improve. I feel like I am recieving a world class education, despite the more casual goals I have for my music. Couldn't be happier!
James D.
I'm an adult and I've been working with Byron for 5 months now. We've worked in person and now through video during quarantine. It's been a great experience and I would surely recommend him!

I had no experience with string instruments and feel I'm on my way to playing the cello competently. Byron keeps things fun and moving along at a good pace. He's especially good at diagnosing the cause of any difficulties I'm having.
Sheila
Excellent for someone new to the instrument.
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Maggie Z.

7 Reviews
Fremont, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Mandarin, English
  • Awarded Mu Phi Epsilon International Competition from Mu Phi Epsilon International Competition
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Maggie Z.

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My name is Maggie, I recently earned my Master’s degree in string performance at Boston University. I have won many prizes as a soloist. I have performed in the world’s most celebrated concert venues, including Carnegie Hall, Wiener Musikverein, Boston Symphony Hall, and the Berlin Philharmonie. As an orchestra musician, I have been playing for 10 years. I have been working as a music teacher for 11 years. I have taught violin, viola and beginner piano lessons. I love developing students love for music. I greatly enjoy teaching music students and sharing my love for music with them.
Because of my experiences and education, I am able to assess easily what each student needs and how to help them achieve their goals.

About Maggie

My name is Maggie. I recently earned my Master's degree in string performance at Boston University. I have won many prizes as a soloist. As an orchestra musician, I have been playing for 10 years. I have been working as a music teacher for 9 years. I have taught violin, viola and beginner piano les

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Hailan
As a adult student, I have a bit advantage at understanding the theory relatively easily. Maybe also have the willingness to practice on my own. But on the other side, the stiffness of fingers and the frustration of “I know I should do that but just couldn’t “ are common scenarios too. Maggie could adjust the pace and the materials based on my progress which helps a lot. She is also put equally emphasis on both technic and the understanding of music itself, which makes studying piano a vey enjoyable experience.
Emma Y.
The lesson went by really well. Maggie is a really good teacher, she is patient and efficient. My daughter really enjoyed her lesson.
Tiffany
Maggie came to teach my 5 year old daughter her very first lesson. I was impressed with how much she covered in a half hour! My daughter was really not interested but Maggie was patient and able to get her hold the violin, learn it's parts, play some notes and even read a line of music! Kudos to Maggie.
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Grady L.

1 Review
San Bruno, CA
Starting at $44
  • Speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, English
  • Music and Applied Mathematics from University of California, Berkeley
  • Teaching since 2020
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Grady L.

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I am offering violin lessons, both online and at students' places! Whether you have no music experience at all or have some violin experience, I can help you improve technique and musicality by working on exercises and various pieces of music. Not only do I draw from my experience studying music and taking private lessons since childhood, but I also tailor my lessons to meet each student’s individual learning style and interests.

About Grady

I am offering violin lessons and math tutoring, both online and at students' places in the SF Bay Area! Recently graduated with a BA in applied mathematics and music from the University of California, Berkeley, I currently play violin in the UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra and Baroque Ensemble. I

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Danica Caferro
Grady is patient and kind, and great at breaking problems down to explain the foundation for deeper understanding.

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Cynthia C.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • MUSIC AND VOCAL STUDIES from FSU
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 16 to 80; Female: 12 to 75
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Cynthia C.

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I craft my lesson plan individually for the student based on their level and what they hope to get out of the lesson
Not a one size fits all technique

Some students might want more vocal.exercises and working on technique and less time on a particular song they want to learn
Other students might want to spend more time working on an individual song than working on vocal.exercises

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I've been singing professionally over 35 years and still perform at local.South Florida restaurants clubs festivals and events The fact that I am still.performing helps keep my teaching with a fresh perspective for you Even though I perform mainly jazz I like many styles of music including pop co

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Deborah
Cynthia Curtis has been a professional musician and singer in the South Florida area for many years. I have had the pleasure of hearing her sing tunes in a variety of musical genre at many of her appearances. She has always been given great reviews and is also an experienced voice teacher who has helped many students achieve their musical goals! I would recommend her highly!
Carolyn
I am a longtime friend of Cynthia’s. She is a very patient teacher, and caring individual. She is passionate about teaching voice, and with decades of professional jazz singing to her credit, you couldn’t ask for a more experienced voice coach. Cynthia’s joy for singing is infectious— I bet you’ll catch it! She is a pro in every sense of the word. I highly recommend her for all those seeking to improve their singing .
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Cheryl M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks I had French in High School and College!
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Cheryl M.

9 Reviews
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This is a class for the student with 8-10+ years of piano background. I would explore the areas where the student needs their focus. I would explore their aptitude and mastery of musicianship. I would build on their strengths and develop the areas that need improvement. I would also encourage the student to bring any current or past materials for this endeavor.

About Cheryl

I have worked for over 30 years as a professional accompanist and musician in the greater metropolitan Detroit area. I have earned several degrees, which include a Bachelor of Music Performance in Organ and a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Music both from Wayne State University. My studies

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Lakeeta W.
Cheryl was very patient with me during our first lesson. She’s a really good and nice teacher I wish I was able to still go to her but I can’t due to my new schedule
Kourtney
So far so good. Was excited to get home and try out what I learned and have practiced everyday so far. Looking forward to the next lesson!
Jacob M.
All I can say is wow , Cheryl is a fantastic teacher with a great deal of patience and very skillful at finding the best approach for each student .Just the 1st lesson and I'm eager to get home and begin practicing .
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Karen L.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Doctor of the Musical Arts from University of Miami
  • Teaches students 3 to 80
  • Teaching since 2005
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Karen L.

3 Reviews
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Learning to play the violin can be one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences. I look forward to providing an enriching learning environment for my students of all ages and levels. With a background in various methods including certifications and doctoral research, I believe my curriculum is flexible and rigorous for students of all backgrounds. I encourage my students to reach their potential and find the best method that works for them. I love a student who is ready to learn and has a passion for music!

About Karen

What does music mean to you? To me it means connecting with others, reaching my potential, finding my voice. I find that music gives me the opportunity to explore and create while also challenging myself to reach new levels. I love learning new skills, the ability to play the pieces and songs I lov

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Aaron
I have been taking lessons with with Karen for the last 3 years and I love every minute. I have improved so much and she helps me tackle each problem that I run into. Things that I thought I could never play I can now achieve and we are working on so much more. I couldn’t recommend Karen enough. She’s amazing!!

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"Blake has been a wonderful teacher for my daughter. Not only is he very knowledgeable in guitar and singing, but he has been very accommodating for any and all of our scheduling needs. We live out of the country, and he has been more than helpful with changing schedules. His price is very reasonable. I would suggest him to anybody!"
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"My 17 year old Son loves Rene as a teacher!"
George
Took Upright Bass lessons from Rene T.
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"Excellent for someone new to the instrument."
Sheila
Took Cello lessons from Byron H.
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"Aleksandre is an outstanding teacher! Truly one of the best. My son began taking lessons with Aleksandre a little more than a year ago. Aleksandre has a way of teaching that completely engages and excites my son while ensuring that he is learning how to read music and play with rhythm and feeling. When we had to go remote, Aleksandre did not miss a beat. My son has grown to love the violin so much that we increased our lessons to twice a week. I would highly recommend Aleksandre as a professional, thoughtful and extraordinary teacher of the violin."
Alexis
Took Violin lessons from Aleksandre R.
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"Kelly was very patient with a pretty bad pianist haha"
Henry
Took Piano lessons from Kelly A.
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"Blake is an amazing teacher

My 11 year old son has been taking guitar lessons with Blake for almost 2 years now and we are both so impressed with Blake. My son likes and admires him and I believe that helps motivate him to continue with guitar. Blake relates well to children and his level of experience is far beyond what I could ever had hoped for in a teacher here in the small town of Lowell! We are lucky to have him :-)"
Gabrielle
Took Guitar lessons from Blake C.
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"John is great! super personable and tailors a short lesson towards your specific goals. 10/10 would recommend!"
Tara
Took Guitar lessons from John B.
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"Excellent teacher, helped me a great deal with my technique and chops. Taught me exercises that sped up my progress greatly."
Joe
Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"Brian is the best! Highly encouraging - especially for me as a beginner."
Mike
Took Guitar lessons from Brian P.
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"In the last few months, I have progressed considerably. Bill helped me be more confident on my playing, and to rely on sheet music rather than memorization, which was what I used to do. This in turn allowed me to learn many pieces in parallel, and be exposed different types of pieces. He also helped me learn an anime song that I wanted to learn despite it being slightly out of reach for my level."
Alex
Took Piano lessons from Bill L.
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