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John M.

24 Reviews
Carlsbad, CA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Triple A Album of the Year from Los Angeles Music Awards
  • Teaches students 6 to 80
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John M.

24 Reviews
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Learn the Tricks of the trade and get up and going fast on Piano!!! Please change "Subject" to see full bio for other instruments.

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I have 43 years of Professional drums & percussion experience and 12 years of teaching beginning to advanced drummers by ear, performance & notation. Preforming drums has brought so much enjoyment to my life and has expanded my cognitive and creative mind more than I would have ever realized when I

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Lucas N.
John personalized the lesson to focus on the songs my son was interested in while he also covered the important fundamentals to start off right!
Jacob
Just had my first drums lesson with John. He is great at breaking the instrument down into manageable pieces and building confidence quickly. I am very excited for future lessons!
Serena
Great instructor! Great communication
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Daniel G.

22 Reviews
Escondido, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian, English
  • Awarded Day Jams Vocal Instructor of Excellence from Day Jams Rock and Roll Camp
  • BA Liberal Arts with secondary emphasis on Theater and Musical Performance Teaching Credential from University of San Diego BA Chapman University Teaching Credential
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Daniel G.

22 Reviews
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I have a method that produces immediate success at playing songs a system that includes finger exercises scales chords and musical education to make learning faster and more fun

About Daniel

Music lessons should be fun and focus on what you want! I am willing to travel to you or welcome you to my studios: Reseda pr Canoga Park. I travel to homes San Diego and Los Angeles Counties. What is your goal? School or Church choir? Musical programs?Learn to Cantor or lead songs at Church/S

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Mr. G goes over and above to help me pursue my interests. He helped me sing through a difficult time while my voice was changing. He supports me at performances and never fails to make me laugh. Working with him has been a fantastic experience and I feel that I have grown so much.
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Alethia E.

30 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
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Alethia E.

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Piano lessons are strictly for beginners or for students who have little to no training. The first few lessons are dedicated to learning the proper playing technique and practicing several exercises to increase the hand’s coordination, flexibility, and mobility. Once the proper technique has been established we move on to Suzuki method and a series of Etudes catered to the student’s learning needs.

About Alethia

Growing up I was raised in a home full of music. My father, a graduate of the Conservatorio Nacional Superior de Musica (National conservatory of Superior Music) played piano day and night and from there my love for music blossomed. My first experience with music was at the age of 8 when I began to

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Nicole L.
She is a great instructor! My 14 yr old daughter is a beginner and she has been wonderful with her. She is professional, warm, and always helpful. I don't know much about the violin, but I never have to remind my daughter to practice the music that she is given.
Emmerson (Emme) N.
Alethia is great. She is working with my 7 yr. old daughter as a beginner in violin. She teaches in a way that is fun, appropriate, and respectful. My daughter has already learned so much and looks forward to her lessons with Alethia each week.
Lynne R.
Alethia is very knowledgeable about technique and skilled at teaching.
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Hannah R.

29 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Hannah R.

29 Reviews
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A natural teacher at heart, I teach Piano, Visual Arts, and Yoga. I earned my Bachelor of Liberal Arts in Teaching and my California Teaching Credential in the Visual Arts and have been teaching professionally since 2012. I began playing the piano at age seven and advanced to honors recitals of Certificate of Merit through the Music Teachers' Association of California (MTAC). I have experience teaching ages 4-65 and beginning through early-intermediate levels. Beginners are my specialty and I currently teach 12 piano students a week. I use a variety of materials like flashcards and book series to teach classical, jazz, pop, and sacred styles: Alfred’s Basic Piano Library, Bastien Basics, Bastien & Bastien, Faber’s Piano Adventures, FunTime Faber & Faber, Piano for the Older Beginner, Alfred Masterworks, and Hal Leonard Songs from Disney. Students have the options of borrowing my used books or purchasing new books.

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About Hannah

Piano: A natural teacher at heart, I teach Piano, Visual Arts, and Yoga. I earned my Bachelor of Liberal Arts in Teaching and my California Teaching Credential in the Visual Arts and have been teaching professionally since 2012. I began playing the piano at age seven and advanced to honors recita

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Christina B.

4 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Awarded NYC Best Emerging Artists of 2012 from The Deli Magazine
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Christina B.

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I'm an experienced teacher, performer, and songwriter/producer. I teach piano and voice to beginning and intermediate students of all ages!

My students learn not only learn to play or sing the songs they're most interested in, they also learn about the music theory behind the songs, so they can flex their own creativity! I also have music industry experience and can teach students about songwriting, live performance, home recording, production, self-promotion, and forming a band.

About Christina

Openings now available for at-home and online lessons! I have been vaccinated and am following social distancing guidelines. I teach piano, voice, music theory, songwriting, and production. I love finding out what gets my students excited about music and working with their strengths! My stude

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Meira
Christina really listened to what I wanted to get out of the lessons and catered her instruction for that. She was also very encouraging and made me feel good about what I had learned on my own before starting lessons with her.
Justine F.
I think we all hit it off right away! Thank you Ms. Christina, we look forward to working with you.
Rhonda
I have been taking lessons with Christina for some time now and have been extremely impressed with her teaching style. She knows how to break down the music in ways that are understandable, and instills excitement about the learning process. I strongly recommend her as a teacher for any child or adult.
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Joan H.

33 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA in Music Education from University of Arizona Music School
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Joan H.

33 Reviews
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I have experience with all ages from 4 to 65. Each person is different, but age has nothing to do with someone's desire to learn the piano.

About Joan

I started piano lessons when I was about 6 years old. I graduated from the University of Arizona in Tucson with a BA in Music Education. After moving to San Diego, I spent the next 20 years or so being a wife and mom and raising 3 kids, one of them a special needs child due to a drowning accident.

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Tzvi
Joan is an excellent instructor. My teenage son has learned so much in just three lessons. Joan gives a lot of positive reinforcement and at the same time encourages steady progress. I’m so glad we found Joan.
Kathy V.
Very helpful teaching ideas and very kind and patient.
Eva
Great first lesson. Joan is very patient and encouraging. She went out of her way to make her home accessible to be as I have knee issues.

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Del Mar, CA

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Del Mar is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $300 per hour.
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"Austin makes such a big difference in my son's life. He enjoys learning to play the piano and he enjoys the conversations they have together. Austin is very patient and takes the time to make sure Jayke understands what and why he is learning a piece. Jayke has autism - not that this should make a difference - but it does. Kids with autism have poor focus, lack motivation, struggle alternating tasks, and have poor communication skills. I'm not sure if he would stick with playing if it wasn't for Austin. He never makes Jayke feel discouraged or inadequate when he doesn't get a song right away. His motivation and kind words keep my son wanted to learn."
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"She's the best Instructor I've ever had."
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"Really enjoying the lessons."
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Took Piano lessons from Alexis S.
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"Quentin is a great teacher! He works with all schedules and manners of learning."
Mags
Took Piano lessons from Quentin S.
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"Grace is nice and very patient. She teaching very well."
Anissa
Took Piano lessons from Grace M.
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"We are happy to have him as my daughters’s piano Teacher. Thank you"
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Took Piano lessons from Joshua F.
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"Celine is a great teacher. She is very reliable, attentive and enthusiastic. Celine has an excellent ability to relate to people. She has been working with my kids for several years, it has been a wonderful experience. Her approach, which incorporates technique, theory and performance, are giving my kids a well rounded experience. Most importantly, my kids are having fun and is eager to play. Celine is highly recommended!"
Grace
Took Piano lessons from Celine K.
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"Everything went very well with my almost 5 year old!"
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Took Piano lessons from Britta P.
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"Our son LOVED his first lesson. He came out with a huge smile on his face which just made our day! Finding an amazing teacher to help fuel a passion like this is and not only keeps him creative but also helps boost self-esteem."
Andrea
Took Piano lessons from Nicole C.
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"A good experience-my son loves his lessons.

Great teacher! Anna-Lisa is patient and professional."
Kristi
Took Piano lessons from Anna-Lisa H.
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Teaching Piano in Del Mar

By Ryan H.-Del Mar Piano Teacher

Music is a language unique from any other in so many ways, and introducing it to a student is an experience that isn’t easily forgotten. There are so many reasons why I enjoy teaching piano; creating a lifelong love of music for a student is an addicting experience.

One reason I love teaching piano lessons in Del Mar is because it requires me to be at my most creative; there is no general plan for planting a musical seed. One student may require a different approach from another student. A plan that works well for one person will not always show the same results if that plan is used with a different person. Teaching always keeps me searching for the most effective and exciting way to bring music to each of my piano students.

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tself is a creative doorway that opens up opportunities to express ourselves far beyond the ability of words. It can be used to express our innermost feelings through a spectrum of emotions; happiness, sadness, awe, and love being only a few. Introducing this ability to another person is a satisfying experience that is unlike any other that I’ve previously experienced. It’s a joy to be able to share this with other people every day and I’m happy that I’ve been given the opportunity.

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