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Jessica S.

3 Reviews
Walnut Creek, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master Degree in Music Education and Performance from Case Western Reserve University and the Cleveland Institute of Music
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Jessica S.

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I hope to inspire, educate and connect your with your inner creative self. I use humor as starting a new instrument can be daunting. As a full time professional harpist and educator, I hope to give you the best musical experience possible.

About Jessica

Hi, I love to teach! The harp is my passion and I am eager to show you how to play this amazing instrument. I studied the harp at the Cleveland Institute of Music and received my Masters in Music Education from Case Western Reserve University. Since then, I've performed , taught the harp, opened

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Mitch
Jessica introduced me to the harp and gave me confidence that allowed me to move with great progress, while really focusing me into the technique of the harp. She empathetically understands the needs of all of her students. Possibly my best music teacher I've ever had.
Helen
I'm happily surprised at how helpful on-line harp lessons have been. Jessica can see my hands, and she has provided great corrections in technique.
Michael
My daughter has been taking lessons with Jessica for six years (since she was 7 years old) . Jessica immediately developed a rapport with her and put her at ease to focus on enjoying the harp. As an instructor, she is extremely patient and kind. Also, she teaches at her harp store so it is very convenient for instrument maintenance such as getting replacement strings. Most recently, she has gotten my daughter performance-ready for several competitions and auditions. What we most appreciate is Jessica providing opportunities to expand her world through harp.

Gwendolyn K.

4 Reviews
Oakland, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks German
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Master of Arts Lied, Oratorio, Konzert from Universität der Künste
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Gwendolyn K.

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I access singing and speaking through movement and resonance. We discover the way your body moves freely, opening up the breath and getting it to flow freely. Then we discover how to access your resonance with that freely flowing breath. Singing and speaking comes easily from there. Lessons with me are a combination of yoga class, anatomy lesson, and actually making sound. I find that if we see our voices as another part of the body that we're training, we see that singing is a movement technique, and looking at it that way actually gives us the freedom to make art with it.

About Gwendolyn

I'm an opera singer with seven years of stage experience in Germany and the US, including top houses like the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Komische Oper Berlin, Konzerthaus Berlin, and, since moving to the Bay Area, I have worked with Opera San Jose and Lamplighter's Theater. I have a MA in singing fr

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Monet
Gwendolyn is my first vocal coach. She is helping me to access the power and confidence in my speaking and singing voice. Using full body movement and vocal exercises she opened up a world of singing for me that I never knew before. She has helped me to discover my body as an instrument (crazy right?!). Gwendolyn has a tremendous amount of knowledge on the mechanics of the body, the way sound is made in our bodies and of course music! I am more powerful and confident in my voice than I have ever been. Gwendolyn is amazing!!
Monika
Working with Gwendolyn brought forth several break throughs even after just one session. She intuitively guided me into alignment, and with such efficacy & ease, my connection to body and breath continues to deepen now, months later. The work I've done on my own or with other teachers came to a (an aligned, you could say) clarity while working with this gifted teacher - definitely recommend!
Joanna
Gwendolyn is the best! I loved her yogalign class. She’s so warm and open and made me feel really comfortable just being myself and trying new things.
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Mike S.

1 Review
Napa, CA
Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, Thai, Spanish
  • Bachelors of Administration – Management (Leadership and Entrepreneurship) from Assumption University of Thailand
  • Teaching since 2010
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Mike S.

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Get your guitar playing to the next level. Guitar lessons with Mike S., a formally trained vocalist with global guitar experience as a Christian missionary, will provide as much personal encouragement along with the musical progress.

Now open to all ages and levels of expertise.

About Mike

YOUNG BEGINNERS: After your first 10 sessions with me, your son or daughter will have completed a few workbooks and memorized a couple new songs. Whether it is to impress friends, land a gig, or to feel a sense of pride as a growing musician, I can't wait to celebrate your child's success with you!

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Mikaela
So far everything has been great, I am now excited to practice on my own at home because I am sharing this experience with someone. It is worth it to have someone in person and I am happy to have a caring, positive and sincere person like Mike to help me!

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Elizabeth P.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Elizabeth P.

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I have played the violin for 6 years. I got the highest ratings at competitions playing solo and as an ensemble. I got accepted into the very advanced top orchestra at my high school in my early high school years. I have helped assist my teachers multiple times to help with younger students, and I strive to go above and beyond with helping each student reach their fullest potential.

About Elizabeth

I am a dedicated and passionate teacher. I want to help others to the best of my ability to improve and learn, in a patient, kind, and respectful environment. I am an honor roll student, and strive to help others. I myself am a life long learner, and would love the opportunity to connect and help o

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Grace
Elizabeth is SUCH a great teacher. The way she explains the things I struggle with is so great. I highly recommend Elizabeth.
tessa
very, very helpful
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Melody S.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Tagalog, English
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Bachelor of Music (B.M.), Music Education, Piano, Choral Conducting, Voice from Santa Isabel Conservatory of Music, Philippines
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Melody S.

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Your child will receive a warm and fun environment to learn music.

‚ÄčAll lessons contain three main elements in music - Note Reading, Written Work, Music Games/Ear Training. These main elements are integrated to ensure that the lesson time is always fun and engaging.

I am delighted to help children embark on their musical adventure, with a teaching method that caters to their individual needs.

About Melody

Every student is unique and individuals rely on different learning styles. The teaching method of Melody is adjusted to fit the needs and desires of the student, characterizing a plan based around their individual strengths, weaknesses, and music goals. While the focus is founded on teaching the ba

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Kaylana P.
This was my daughter's first singing lesson. Melody was very accommodating with my wife and I observing our daughter. With a musical background myself, I immediately knew that Melody had immense knowledge not only about singing, but also the theory and technique that all singers should learn.
Gianna
My daughter is now 16 years old and has been under Ms. Melody's tutelage for a year now. There are good times and bad, and I am thankful that Ms. Melody did not give up. My daughter will encounter lots of hardships throughout her life, and as a mother, I cannot do all the teachings myself. It is always good to know when you have a caring teacher whom you can trust and know what they are doing both in music and life. I like that Ms. Melody can be lenient, and firm when needed. My daughter has joined her recitals, music playdates, and couldn't be happier. I can't recommend Ms. Melody high enough.
Micala S.
My daughters, 8 and 6, took lessons as beginners from Melody for 10 months before we had to move. SHE IS AMAZING! Not only did she make the lessons fun and engaging, but they learned so much in that short time. I grew up playing piano, violin and French horn and I was very impressed with her approach/methodology and how much of herself she put into her teaching. For the last 3 months we were with Melody, the girls also took voice lessons. The highlight of our spring was watching the girls perform at the recital Melody had so painstakingly organized. It was astounding how much they had progressed musically and my husband and I were in awe at how well they performed in front of people. We were also impressed at the wide range of experience in the students Melody taught. Some had played for years and were clearly continuing to blossom under Melody's tutelage, while others were beginners like our daughters. Melody was always positive, encouraging and extremely patient (even when my six year old had clearly not practiced for a week straight or was tired and whiny). My daughters and I miss her dearly as our mentor and now our friend! We cannot recommend her highly enough.

Natsuki S.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Natsuki S.

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I am experienced in most styles: Jazz, Pop, Classical, Latin, R&B, Funk, Rock etc…
After discussing your goals, we will figure out the best way to accomplish those goals!

I am a really easy-going person and I want you to have FUN and discover new stuff every time you play your instrument.

After we figure out what you want to play and what areas we want to work on, I will make a special curriculum for you! Each student has a different curriculum that is specific to his or her level and learning style. I give a weekly curriculum after every lesson so you don’t need to worry about forgetting what we worked on at our lesson and you can work on it at home. Looking at past curriculum also provides an excellent way to look at a student’s progress.

One of the most important aspects of playing a woodwind instrument is achieving a good tone. I will help you get a good tone by teaching the fundamentals: from how to hold your instrument, how to blow, etc…

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About Natsuki

Hello Students/Parents: I have been playing saxophone for 18 years and currently I am playing professionally in the Los Angeles area. I have been teaching music for more than 8 years and have been able to find fun and creative methods for helping my students succeed. I was born and raised in

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Jon D.
First lesson. She is a great player and teacher.
George
Excellent start.
Kristian
Natsuki is very patient and she really makes sure you understand what you're learning.

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"Shanita Jackson is fabulous singer with an exceptional range. She is a powerful solo act but also works beautifully with an ensemble. A consummate professional and a pleasure to work with, Shanita understands how to interact with her audience and shines in a diversity of vocal styles, from Jazz to Pop and Reggae."
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Took Music Performance lessons from Shanita J.
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"Kelly knows her stuff and is so easy and fun to work with. I couldn't imagine better."
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Took Piano lessons from Kelly A.
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"Our son has been receiving lessons from Mark for the past two and a half years. Mark is professional, punctual, and a wonderful teacher and guitar player! Our son looks forward to his lessons every week and Mark has been so patient in helping him as he bounces around between classical and electric guitar, and we're thrilled to have him as a teacher."
Hilary
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Mark S.
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Took Guitar lessons from Nils B.
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the kids loved it and we plan to work with Randy moving forward."
Noah
Took Piano lessons from Randy M.
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"Amazing eye opening first class for jazz piano... just what the doctored ordered. Thanks Axel!"
Gilberto
Took Piano lessons from Axel O.
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"Maria’s has been an amazing with our kids. The work she puts in to the lessons and the recitals is significantly more than what our friends get for their lessons. Highly recommend! She’s worth it."
Sarina Boweman
Took Piano lessons from Maria S.
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"Gary is an amazing teacher, the best I've had. He not only knows what he's doing, but he is very adept at explaining in a way that I can understand. Currently he is teaching my brother trumpet, my sister French horn and me trombone. We are all learning at incredible rates and we all started at different levels. On top of that, we can all tell that he really cares about us and wants to help us do well in all of our individual musical endeavors. He is helping my brother with jazz improv, my sister with tone and me with musical arranging. It is very personalized and that's what makes him a great teacher."
Macy
Took Trumpet lessons from Gary R.
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"Jim is a very enthusiastic, knowledgeable and passionate teacher,"
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Took Piano lessons from Jimi Z.
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