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Lynn S.

3 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded Best Comedic Actress Nomination from 2016 Sunscreen Film Festival West
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Lynn S.

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I have been writing songs since I was in grade school. Currently I'm in the process of recording a debut EP under the name of Redgrave Jones. I LOVE writing songs and would LOVE LOVE LOVE to help you write your own songs!

About Lynn

I have been studying voice and piano and performing on stage in various capacities since I was a small child, acting professionally on stage, in films and TV for most of my adult life. I've been blessed to study with countless music luminaries in varying genres, from jazz and classical to rock n'

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Philip
Lynn is a fantastic teacher! She effortlessly bridges genres and styles. She is personable, dedicated and inspiring. We are incredibly fortunate to have found her.
Chris
Lynn is stellar. Her background and training are substantial and impressive. She is prompt, courteous, calm and absolutely wonderful with our daughter (Age 9) who has challenges focusing and staying on task. Lynn is kind, but navigates the lessons confidently, fluidly and with a focused energy. She works with our daughter's playfulness, incorporates humor and positive, encouraging energy into every lesson. Our daughter has shown signs of great improvement with Lynn. Lynn assigns tasks and practicing points each week for our daughter to work on which are balanced and also bring in a component of improvisation, which is SO helpful for kids who have challenges with focusing. Lynn is awesome, highly recommend!
Jessica
Lynn is amazing!! Not only do my children love her as a person (they literally wait at the window on Wednesday nights) but she knows how to keep them engaged and interested in learning throughout their lessons. My son has learned to play actual songs in less than 10 lessons. Can't recommend her enough!

Shubha V.

6 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Hindi, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2014
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Shubha V.

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My goal with songwriting is to refine your lyrics and melodies by studying songs that you like and figuring out how to bring your authentic voice to the front!

About Shubha

I'm a singer, songwriter, and guitarist who has over 3 million streams on both my original music and cover material. I was a semi-finalist on American Idol season 12, have opened for Grammy-nominated acts like Train and Lindsey Stirling, headlined concerts for over 3 thousand people, performed for

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Dania
Shubha was an excellent instructor. She is clearly well trained, and breaks everything down for any and all levels. She also makes every lesson fun with her sense of humor! Would definitely recommend to anyone and everyone.
Tessa
Shubha is one of the best vocal coaches I’ve ever had. She’s kind and patient and she knows how to get results. Before taking lessons with her, I was auditioning for shows using songs that weren’t the right fit for my voice. She helped me master my audition and I got the role! I’m going to continue lessons with her and I highly recommend her!
Swati
I have been doing online vocal lessons with Shubha for a short time, and it was an amazing choice!! I love to sing, but I've never been super confident in it. She helps me learn vocal warm ups that have really allowed me to expand my range and feel like I have the confidence to actually perform live. The practice has been invaluable to me and really inspiring. She's given me that nudge to say yes to singing and feel like I can accept more gigs and feel ready to perform.

Tanisha H.

184 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Business Management, Instrumental focus Voice from Berklee College of Music
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Tanisha H.

184 Reviews
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Song form, lyric construction, melody formation, writing lyric and melody to a track vs 100% songwriting including music (chord) construction.

About Tanisha

Tanisha is a graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music's Vocal and Music Business programs. Since arriving to Los Angeles, Tanisha has built a solid career providing artist development services to professional entertainers, recording artists and actors. Her services include vocal coachin

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Brett
Amazing! I am making so much progress already after only a few lessons.
Rachel
I loved the lesson with her. She was so amazing and her personality and love for music makes you feel like home. Everything about her was just amazing. I can’t wait for more lessons with her!
Catherine G.
So excited to continue to work with her!

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Reina M.

69 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language, Spanish
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • B.A. Music from Seattle Pacific University
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Reina M.

69 Reviews
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If you have something to say, I can help you say it musically. In songwriting classes you will learn how to write a song you can be proud of. These classes are tailored to the individual artist, and can be added in to the curriculum of any singing or vocal training class.

About Reina

With the current quarantine, I am at home like many of you. This is great news! It means I have space to add new students to my roster. And.. YOU have the time to learn a new skill. Whether you are a weekly student or schedule-as-you-go, in your lessons we can work on beginning vocal technique

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Karadactyl G.
So awesome! She was very helpful and knowledgeable, also super fun!
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I loved it soooo much!!!!!!!!! 😁😁😁
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Alan R.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2009
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Alan R.

6 Reviews
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This subject includes composition.
Directed focus on the essential elements of songwriting such as: harmony, rhythm, lyric writing, effective chord progressions, ideal vocal ranges, and arranging for a band.

About Alan

Alan Retamozo is an active composer-guitarist based out of Austin, TX. His extensive composition and performance experience includes appearances with: Adam Rudolph and GO Organic Orchestra, Austin New Music Co-op, Revel, New Media Art and Sound Summit (COTFG), Density 512, Liminal Sound Series, So

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ChristineP
Alan is very encouraging and talented. He knows just how to keep Solly interested and motivated! Finally, a great guitar teacher. Hip, hip, hooray!
AntonioR
Alan is a great teacher and he is very especific with guitar theory also very patient.
YanaS
Super great

Wonderful instructor! My son enjoy his lessons very much. Thank you so much, dear Alan.
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Indigo S.

47 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Indigo S.

47 Reviews
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Find yourself through songwriting! Lessons cover everything from the basics of form, content and structure and tools to finding your own unique voice, to performance techniques and how to book your own gigs, record, tour, get press, and establish an online presence.

About Indigo

Stuck at home under quarantine? Might be the perfect time to do a deep dive into music. I’m offering sliding scale online lessons for the duration of this madness, as a way to offer some light and connection for all of us stuck at home. Guitar technique, music theory for guitarists, improvisation,

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Maddie B.
I have been self-taught for a couple years and felt very stuck, learning disjointed online material, but Indigo has absolutely put me on a musical path! It feels really empowering to finally start having a grasp on theory and technique. I highly recommend.
Amy Jo
Indigo is a fantastic teacher! Able to speak to a variety of musical styles and elements of music - from songwriting, to guitar technique, to theory. Highly recommend
Shwaun G.
For me, what makes a good teacher is good communication, patience, and experience. That's Indigo! She discovers what your goals are and works with you on the best route of getting there, ensuring that your theory and technique are being developed accordingly. She is meticulous about maintaining good habits while playing guitar, and devises custom exercises tailored to help you overcome obstacles. She's simply the best!

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Average Cost of Songwriting Lessons in Brea, CA

The average cost of 60-minute songwriting lessons in Brea is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
30 min
$41 average
45 min
$53 average
60 min
$67 average

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"Keira is an excellent teacher who loves sharing her insight with others. I would recommend her for all ages as she works equally well with children and adults. Her background in songwriting across different genres helped shaped my music into songs I love playing."
Angela
Took Songwriting lessons from Keira M.
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"Kelly keeps my 12 daughter energized about song writing!"
Saher
Took Songwriting lessons from Kelly A.
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"Dennis is a very knowledgeable guitarist and lyricist that I feel privileged to be working with"
Murat Dalkilic
Took Songwriting lessons from Dennis A.
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"Came in there and learned exactly what I wanted to learn. Was ultra stuck at moving past 8 bars and Aimee helped me get past that. Now I'm finishing full arangements all thanks to her."
Dennis
Took Songwriting lessons from Aimee B.
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"AMAZING!! Outstanding work and makes songwriting so enjoyable! She’s so kind and highly recommend!💕"
Jadyn
Took Songwriting lessons from Keira M.
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"Any time I've needed guitar help with songwriting, Garrett has always come in with something and we've come up with some pretty good songs. I'd recommend him to anyone!"
Faith
Took Songwriting lessons from Garrett M.
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"Incredible Teacher

Athena has the ability to cut through and get right into what is going to help you the most. She has an innate ability to be able to find out what's holding you back and devising the perfect exercises to break through those barriers."
Suzanne
Took Songwriting lessons from Athena M.
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"Janeen teaches songwriting to my two kids. They always look forward to seeing her for their next lesson. She is great with them. Janeen is patient and loving. She has a special way of getting them motivated. My kids love Janeen!. She’s so inspirational. I love her style. She’s the best! She’s an awesome person and teacher. I highly recommend Janeen!"
Alisha
Took Songwriting lessons from Janeen F.
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"Bob is the real deal! Bob brings a wealth of skills, knowledge and experience to any project. His approach is always a cooperative effort with an uncomplicated goal of a soulful melody over intriguing lyrics and chords. I've know Bob for more than 30 years."
Richard
Took Songwriting lessons from Bob W.
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"Gary is extremely knowledgable and a great communicator of complex musical ideas and concepts. He has a way of breaking things down into "easy to understand" bite size pieces. This allows anyone to comprehend and master the rules of music in a third of the time other teachers have taken to teach the same information. He is professional, personable and an all around great teacher .
He has taught my daughter as well. We study songwriting together.
I highly recommend Gary!"
Steve S
Took Songwriting lessons from Gary R.
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