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Kyle C.

5 Reviews
Irvine, CA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Kyle C.

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I've been teaching Statistics for 6 years. I strive to show students the beauty behind mathematics and encourage them to enjoy it. I work with students at their own pace with the main focus being on developing the confidence to be able to understand what questions are asking and how to solve problems. I prefer to spend the first two lessons testing a student's confidence, strengths, and weaknesses before I select the teaching materials. I cannot wait to help you reach your math goals!

About Kyle

Note: Summer time is generally more flexible for me. However, please contact me before signing up for a time because my schedule is less concrete. I am a Ph.D. student in Statistics and earned a Bachelor's in mathematics from St. Norbert College in 2016. I have been tutoring for over 10 years

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Victoria
Kyle was incredibly helpful to Austin and effectively relayed concepts and provided guidance where he needed most. Me - the mom has also been totally thrilled with Kyle's sunny disposition, lighting fast communications and flexibility while working with our changing schedule. Couldn't be happier with Kyle and our general experience with Take Lessons!
Trell
Amazing
Melissa L.
Fantastic! Made things much easier for my son. Was the best investment I could have made. Personable, always available. A plus!
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Summer L.

53 Reviews
Newport Beach, CA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Summer L.

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We will work together to develop your musicianship and make learning music fun, regardless of age or musical background. Lessons will be at your pace, tailored to your interests, and, perhaps most importantly, will foster a love and understanding of music.

Students will learn songs they love to play — from any genre — while also developing important skills such as learning how to practice, note reading, rhythm, playing by ear, and technique, as well as songwriting, composing, improvisation, and music theory.

About Summer

**In-person lessons at my studio will resume beginning July 15, 2021. Students wishing to take in-person lessons can sign up in advance and, optionally, can begin with online lessons in the meantime.** My primary goal as a teacher is to make music lessons a positive, life-enriching experience for

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Summer as been teaching both my daughter's, ages 7 & 11, for little over a year now and we couldn't be happier. I don't know how she does it, patience of an angel, but the girls are growing with their lessons and their love for both piano & guitar weekly. She is always encouraging and full of joy. Summer is a great listener and lets my girls have input in what music they want to learn. It is funny how the music they pick out, fits their personalities so well. Summer is extremely hardworking and punctual. We love to "virtually" invite her in our home every week. We hope one day to meet and see her play in person. Until then we look forward to our weekly sessions with her.
Scott
Summer is an excellent teacher! She was very accommodating and encouraging. Looking forward to future lessons!
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Honiball J.

12 Reviews
Mission Viejo, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Assyrian, Persian
  • BA/ Music from Tehran Art University
  • Teaching since 1987
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Honiball J.

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Experienced piano teacher of 30 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn while also building a strong foundation of classical Music skills. I like my students to feel inspired and encouraged as they begin or continue their music education. I introduce fun and innovative ways to build students' musicianship and creativity while developing strong technique and proper performance and practice habits.

About Honiball

Honiball Joseph is a composer, conductor, and pianist, with more than thirty years (Since 1986) of extensive international experience in music and art. Joseph has been a music educator since 1986. He is the founder and current CEO of Gilgamesh Art & Culture Foundation. Honiball is passionate about h

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Shannon Doxsee
Honiball is a wonderful teacher. We’ve been having lessons for a couple months now and he is very knowledgeable and kind. Each lesson is very fun, informative, and helpful on improving my skills. I would highly recommend him!
Eivet
It’s a great pleasure to recommend Honiball Joseph. Honiball is a knowledgeable, who imparts good techniques and at the same time instills a lifelong appreciation of music. He is extremely professional and responsive yet warm in his communication style. He not only works on technique, but also theory, musicality, effective practicing, and building repertoire. I would certainly recommend Honiball Joseph.
Elham
My 11 year old son has had the pleasure of working with Mr. Honiball for the past two years. Mr. Honiball is a very talented musician with an amazing teaching method. He provides a nurturing and encouraging environment for kids to grow.
My son’s improvement in his technique and musicality has been remarkable. I strongly recommend Mr. Honiball.
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Elias S.

3 Reviews
Costa Mesa, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Portugese
  • Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Oberlin College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Elias S.

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In teaching lessons, it is my great pleasure to share with students of all ages and skill levels the knowledge that I've gained over 27 years of playing. I firmly believe that anyone can learn anything at any time, given the proper tools!

In our first lesson, we will determine your musical goals and create a realistic path to achieving them. It's my job to help you along this path while keeping things fun.

To maintain focus and week-to-week continuity, I always provide lesson notes to take home. I can also provide recordings of lessons and transcriptions of pieces, if desired.

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violins, viola, mandolin, guitar, bass, ukulele, piano, recording equipment

About Elias

At 5 years old I was struck by the incredible beauty of Vivaldi's music, and ever since I've been playing violin. I hold a BA from Oberlin College of Arts and Sciences, won a scholarship to the Baroque Performance Institute in 2005 and attended the BPI again in 2006. Apart from teaching, as a profes

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Joni
I am very impressed with Elias! He listened well, offered helpful suggestions, laughed and was very congenial to work with. We discussed how to hold a bow and, since I have some arthritis in my hands, he was very open to other possible options that might work better for me. Taking lessons from him will be a bright spot in my week. I would recommend him in a heart beat!
Gene
A fun and informative lesson. Looking forward to the next one.
Jacqui
Elias is great! My daughter is 7 and this was her first exposure to violin lessons. She loves Elias, says how patient and nice he is, and can’t wait for her next lesson each week. I highly recommend him!
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Regina G.

14 Reviews
Fountain Valley, CA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Armenian, Russian, English, Georgian
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Awarded MEAC Annual Panel Examination Evaluator from Music Evaluators Association of California
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Regina G.

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Classical piano is a subject I have taught for over twenty (20) years. As a classically-trained pianist, it has been my main area of focus throughout my teaching and performing careers. If you wish to focus on classical piano, we will cover in-depth music theory during our classes, which is a required component for success in classical piano.

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Online-only piano classes are only available to students who have prior experience. I do not recommend complete beginners to start fully online, as there are beginners' nuances that are much better addressed in-person!

About Regina

With more than twenty-three years of professional teaching experience, Regina is able to offer her students a diverse range of educational resources. She specializes in teaching piano, performance, and music theory to students of all ages and levels. At the age of fifteen, Regina graduated with

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Alma
My daughter truly enjoyed her first class. She felt comfortable and excited about restarting piano lessons again.
Vito C.
The best teacher ever that I encountered for my children. She has this charisma to engage my kids and make them focused. My kids benefited from her tremendously!
Athena & Bethany W.
Regina is very details and passionate about her lessons. My kids love her first lesson very much. She is very patient with younger kids. I think they will enjoy their piano lesson a lot.
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Patrick K.

25 Reviews
Orange, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French, German
  • Teaching since 2009
  • BM in Vocal Performance from CSUF
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Patrick K.

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I am trained a trained music educator from csuf and I have over 5 years of individual teaching experience. I specialize in catering my approach to each students specific needs and learning style.

About Patrick

Hello and welcome to my music studio! If you/ your child is passionate and excited about learning music, you have come to the right place. Talent is not required, as that is something to be earned through passion and hard work. That is why I specialize in individualizing my teaching approach based o

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Jared C.
He is very patient with my son. You can that he has experience working with kids. Definitely a great choice for my son.
gregory sauceda
Patrick is knowledgeable and experienced. He knows how to teach to motivate and can relate well.
Diane
We are so thankful we found Patrick! Patrick is a very effective teacher who’s able to relate and motivate students. Our daughter was loosing interest in playing piano due to her former teacher’s approach. Now she’s back to practicing because she wants to and is so excited to see Patrick each week. We are very greatful that she’s back to loving piano and continuing to learn.

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"Peter was engaging and dynamic! Jules is excited for his next lesson."
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"Cameron is great and really wants his students to learn violin the correct way. I tend to want to take shortcuts and he encourages me to learn the foundation and work from there."
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Took Violin lessons from Cameron K.
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