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Matthew B.

3 Reviews
Monrovia, CA
Starting at $35
  • Bachelor of Music in Trumpet from University of Southern California
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Matthew B.

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Trumpet is the most physical instrument that requires your whole body to work efficiently. Understanding the breath and how to relax the body goes a long way in learning the trumpet.

About Matthew

Anyone can learn a musical instrument. I started from a blank slate which through my own interest was able to improve my skills to perform the music I love.

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Joanna
He was very patient and teach very well. My daughter likes him as a teacher
Alison
Our son has really enjoyed Matthew's approach, who has been very patient and positive!
ANIBAL
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Aurora D.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $29
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Saxophone from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2012
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Aurora D.

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Hey there! I played sax at Berklee College of Music! I’m Lisa Simpson all grown up and I’m very excited to *positively* push you to wherever you want to go with saxophone! 👧🏻

About Aurora

I want to be here for whatever *your* goals are! Just picking up a hobby? Okie doke. Wanna be a pro? We’ll work on it. I want to be a helper in your journey. I’m happy to push you as far as you want to be pushed, and make you the best you can be - while having an amazing time at the same time! Mus

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Liam R.

2 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $70
  • General Studies from Southridge High School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Liam R.

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I am the lead guitarist signed in the pop rock band, Arrested Youth - as well as the bassist and guitarist in the pop band RØYLS. I have been playing guitar 11 years, teaching 5 years, and touring across the US and Europe for 3. I will find out exactly what kind of musician you want to be and get you there in a manner that is efficient and fun. Shoot me a message if you are interested!

About Liam

I am the lead guitarist signed in the pop rock band, Arrested Youth - as well as the bassist and guitarist in the pop band RØYLS. I have been playing guitar 11 years, teaching 5 years, and touring across the US and Europe for 3. I will find out exactly what kind of musician you want to be and get y

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Sarah
Liam was my teenage sons guitar teacher for a year, (would have been forever but he moved).. He put a love and understanding for the guitar which has now leaked into all kinds of other instruments my son likes to play. I am thankful we found Liam, he was always professional, punctual and efficient in actually teaching music. :)
Jeremy
I took lessons with Liam for about a year straight and then off and on whenever I could. During that time he gave me a very strong understanding of the fundamentals of the instrument and helped explain technical aspects I was curious about. He's easily one of the best guitar players I've ever heard, and if you want to hear for yourself I highly recommend checking out his social media. He plays just about every style I can think of off the top of my head and knows his fair share of music production as well. I went from a beginner guitar player to being able to play and figure out songs on my own after taking lessons with him. I cannot recommend him enough.

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Alethea B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Chinese, Spanish, German
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
  • Teaching since 2012
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Alethea B.

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I am a very engaging and fun teacher. I love to teach beginners as well as those who have played ukulele for a bit. My passion for music comes through and my students tend to be hooked and leave feeling refreshed. In these times, we need music more than ever and I am in it to bring hope, stability, and consistency to everyone's lives and schedules as well as a creative outlet.

About Alethea

Hey guys! How are you? I have been setting up my own teaching business here in New York City and have been teaching adults and kids for over 6 years now - wowza!! I am switching a lot of my teaching online and am now expanding to reach new students so if you are interested, I would love to help

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James V.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from LSU
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
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James V.

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Students will learn how to read as well as play: notes, chords, scales, songs, common chord progressions, guitar tab, chord charts and a whole bunch more! Ear training, chord theory and improvisation will also be incorporated into the lessons.

I generally walk students through a guitar method book.
( a few examples listed below)

Hal Leonard Guitar Method by Will Schmid Level 1

The Christopher Parkening Guitar Method - Volume 1: Guitar Technique

Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method Grade 1

Some primary goals I have for students are to keep them motivated, interested, inspired and challenged.
I love music, and it should be fun, exciting, and entertaining!

You will learn a lot with me and we'll have a good time doing it!

About James

I am a bilingual singer, songwriter, pianist, and guitarist. I studied at Louisiana State University and graduated in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish. I also studied voice and music theory in the LSU School of Music. With over 25 years of teaching experience, music and languages ha

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Taylor P.
James is an awesome teacher, very friendly, patient, and knowledgeable, highly recommend him!
Marc dich
Well I have known James for as long as I can think of his name and I can tell you this he is the best person he knows how to play piano and he can teach anybody anything about piano if there’s somebody want to have teaching your child or you as a person this will be the guy I would go to I wish I had you done it long time ago when I first got to know James normally will see a great friend he is still a good friend well there’s not much I can say or there’s too much I could say book your deal today and get with James and you’ll learn how to play
Karen
James is an amazing teacher! My son has taken piano lessons from him for several years. James not only taught lessons and theory, he helped my son prepare “Prelude in C Major” by Bach for a school talent show. They also worked on Erik Satie’s “Gymnopedie”. One year, James helped him prepare a song to sing at a talent show and even came to the show and accompanied him on piano. My son has written songs that James has helped him refine. When my son showed up with a ukulele, James was able to teach him how to play it as well. We love James!
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Marcus B.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelors of Fine Arts in Jazz Studies-Jazz Bass from California Institute of the Arts
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Marcus B.

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About Marcus

I love playing music, and I've spent my whole life doing it. I am very passionate about sharing my love and deep knowledge of music with others. Let's figure out how you can express your self and learn a great skill through the language of music! *** Specialties *** I specialize in Jazz and Clas

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Mark Achuff
Marcus is a great player and good listener on my questions. It's joy to collaborate with Marcus on projects.
Diana R.
I am so thankful to have found Marcus as my bass instructor; he is the exact type of teacher I was looking for. His training and love for music were evident upon first meeting him. I have learned so much in the short time I have been taking lessons. He is a very patient and passionate teacher.
Tyler W.
All around wonderful teacher

Marcus is quite the gifted teacher. By far the best I've had the pleasure to aspire under. He is very easy to understand, and doesn't overwhelm you, taking time on the little things (the most important). He creates an atmosphere that is encouraging to learn in. We all know those teachers that create a stressful environment that inhibits progressive learning, as well as frustration in yourself. Marcus is certainly the opposite. He is also quite easy to communicate with--Creating lesson plans, setting goals, etc... In summation, a professional and a friend I would recommend to anyone and everyone.

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Took Violin lessons from Monique W.
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"I'm an avid fan of hers and attend the concerts she puts on for her students in winter and spring. She only teaches violin, but she is very knowledgeable of music in general and helped me practice notes and counting on piano. She also taught me how to correctly hold the bow for a cello, when before I thought a cello was just a larger violin.

She raves about her students' progress to me a lot. I find that enthusiasm is contagious and I know her love for teaching positively influences her students--just this year I could hear the improvement many of them made in the months between their winter and spring concerts."
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Took Violin lessons from Brooke S.
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"Super! Lorenzo is a great teacher, my daughter is excited about piano again, no small feat!"
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Took Piano lessons from Lorenzo E.
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Took Singing lessons from Jenny D.
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"Jillian is a very friendly, gifted and delightful person to work with, and would be a good match for literally anybody. She's helped with my vocals more than any other teacher has. Thank you Jillian!"
Grace
Took Audition Prep lessons from Jillian V.
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"My daughter Zoe really felt comfortable and likes his style of teaching."
Zoe
Took Guitar lessons from RasTaylor W.
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"Before looking for a guitar teacher I knew I wanted someone who could teach to me why things work the way that they do in music and also the importance of practice and technique. Trev does a tremendous job of turning complicated theory into something simple to get you playing fast and confidentially. My favorite thing about Trev is his patience when he teaches and his constant reminders to trust the process, keep working and I'll be the guitar player I've always wanted to be. Appreciate you Trev!"
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Trevor Mark N.
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"Jason is an amazing teacher very informative knows his stuff 100% would recomend him to anyone looking to learn to play AWESOME TEACHER"
Chad
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jason M.
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