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Peter D.

24 Reviews
San Francisco, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Awarded Music Teacher of the Year from California Music Studios
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Peter D.

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From establishing signal flow to setting up your home recording studio, to knowing which microphones to use, to using the right plug-ins, I can guide you through the massive amount of details, and help you find the particular rig you need and then help you learn to use it. I am a music producer, and own a professional recording studio from which we can operate.

About Peter

Whether piano, voice, songwriting/composition, music theory or music production, I bring all that I have learned and developed as a musician to the lesson in the interest of the student’s growth. Whether we work in classical, jazz, or pop, We focus on what will directly fit your individual goal

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Zora
Peter has a great rapport with our daughter and is "meeting" her where she is in her interests. She loves Lord of the Rings--they've started on music from Lord of the Rings!
Wick A.
Great instructor. Friendly, easy to understand, talented and can teach piano, theory, composition, etc.
Susan
My 10 year old son loves playing little riffs on the piano but really didn't want lessons for fear it would be too much like school. Peter has been awesome about tailoring the lessons so that my son can choose the Music he likes and move forward from his place of interest. Peter is a skilled and gifted pianist, and my son is totally inspired to keep playing and put in the work to improve.

James P.

8 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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James P.

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I'm familiar with "old school" recording methods and also the newest digital technology. I've studied mixing with Berklee School of Music. Let me help you feel at home in a recording studio.

About James

I've played keyboards and sang professionally for the last 25 years. During that time my home has been in the San Francisco Bay Area but I have performed all over the country and have toured several times in Germany, Switzerland, and Japan. I’m a two time winner of the West Coast Songwriters “Song

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Michele L.
I came away from my lesson with James feeling so happy and knowing that he will be teaching and encouraging me all the way going forward. I am actually lost for words to express what an incredibly positive experience I had today. I am also looking forward to my grand daughter taking lessons from James now too. I feel I got lucky that James is the teacher that was found for me.
MIchele
Marcus C.
First lesson for my grandson and James was excellent, looking forward to future lessons.
Thanks James.
Mike W.
James is a great teacher. Patient and inspiring. I have just begun my late in life music learning experience and he is perfect for that.
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Arrica R.

12 Reviews
Oakland, CA
Starting at $60
  • Bachelor of Arts in Film and Music from University of Southern California
  • Awarded SAG Scholar from Screen Actor's Guild
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Arrica R.

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Learning basic Pro-tools skills can do any musician a world of good. Record your practices. Learn how to multi-track and create good quality demos of your songs or performances.

About Arrica

I was born and raised in Los Angeles but I've just recently relocated to the Bay Area. I am a Professional Musician/Songwriter/Vocalist teaching songwriting, voice, and performance technique as well as a combination thereof. I began singing at a very young age for anyone who would listen (so my pa

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Van Barr Jr
Absolutely fantastic~
Callie L.
I learned so much from my lessons with Arrica! It was a great balance of learning the basics/ warmups I needed to build a better foundation -- and practicing and learning a song I wanted to focus on. Arrica was supportive, encouraging, and very helpful and specific in her feedback.
Jesse
Arrica has been a great instructor so far!

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Ethan S.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Music in Performance from Berklee College of Music
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Ethan S.

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Ethan Santos is a Filipino-American multi-instrumentalist graduate of Berklee College of Music and current master's student at University of Southern California. Influenced by the sounds of Jazz, R&B and Hip Hop, he has performed his music at events such as the Monterey Next Generation Jazz Festival, Salem Jazz and Soul Festival and San Joaquin Valley Jazz Festival. Ethan is also an avid sideman who’s translated his craft on trombone to a wide array of musical environments; these musical acts include performing with/alongside the likes of Ralph Peterson (DC Jazz Festival/Scullers Jazz Club), Big Red Machine (Boston Calling) and The Berklee Silent Film Orchestra (San Francisco Silent Film Festival).

Lessons are available for trombone, bass trombone, music theory/harmony, improvisation, composition, arranging, transcription, and basic recording/producing.

About Ethan

Ethan S. is a Filipino-American multi-instrumentalist, influenced by the sounds of Jazz, R&B and Hip Hop, who’s performed his music at events such as the Monterey Next Generation Jazz Festival, Salem Jazz and Soul Festival and the San Joaquin Valley Jazz Festival. He’s also an avid sideman who’s tr

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Cooper W.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Cooper W.

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I studied Music Production in college, and I have recorded countless projects using Digital Performer, Pro Tools, and Logic. I'm also proficient with Reason. We can go over different recording techniques, and how to get things to sound their very best, as well as techniques for your chosen DAW.

About Cooper

I have a Bachelor's Degree from the Berklee College of Music in Boston, and I also studied Classical Performance at the Lionel Hampton School of Music. I have ten years professional performing experience road touring in the U.S.A., and international on cruise ships. Most recently with For The

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Joe S.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $44
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Sociology / Psychology from Illinois State University
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Joe S.

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I was fortunate enough to record with a producer from Dark Horse studios in Nashville, TN who taught me everything he was doing in the recording process. Since then, I have put quite a bit of independent study and practice into recording on my own.

About Joe

I absolutely love teaching music! After over 20 years of teaching, performing, writing, and recording in all styles/genres, it continues to be a great adventure. It is a joy to pass this on to others...especially seeing my students that never touched the instrument going on to be very proficient

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Steven Bennett
its good
Christine M.
I was nervous about online lessons - but Joe was so patient and knowledgeable. My child has a learning disability but Joe never made this an issue giving my child amazing confidence. Great teacher so far highly recommended.
Stephen C.
This was my first lesson with Joe. He was very knowledgable, thorough and patient. I am looking forward to my next lesson with him.

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Average Cost of Music Recording Lessons in El Cerrito, CA

The average cost of 60-minute music recording lessons in El Cerrito 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.
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"Always satisfied with the product and project

I have been studying and working with Kenny since 1997. I started and continuing as a student of music. He is an excellent teacher and mentor. My learning started with vocal, piano, song writing and production. I am so ever grateful for the influence Kenny has had over my musical development. I highly recommend him. Thank you Kenny!

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Karen
Took Music Recording lessons from Kenneth R.
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"Frankie is absolutely amazing!!! He's highly recommended and solve the critical issues very quickly and efficient !!! Really appreciated his work !"
Chris
Took Music Recording lessons from Frankie P.
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"Learned a lot today! Very friendly and helped me improve the quality of existing recordings I made with gain staging and additional compression techniques"
Joey
Took Music Recording lessons from ryan S.
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"Just what the doctor ordered. Someone that can walk the walk!!!!! Well worth the money. Knows subject and great demeanor. Looking forward to future lessons."
Andrew
Took Music Recording lessons from Edwin I.
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"I'm a vocalist, and Jarod knows how to encourage me, push me, and get the most out of a recording session. He is a perfectionist and won't allow for mediocre sessions. I will return to his studio in the future!"
Ashlee
Took Music Recording lessons from Jarod G.
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"Darrell helped me a lot to get a handle on my Ableton rig. I needed to set up midi tracks, locate presets to create cool sounds from plugins. Then I needed to export the audio of a couple of those tracks to import into a separate Pro Tools project. Lot of progress, thanks Darrell! -- Frank S"
Frank
Took Music Recording lessons from Darrell V.
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"The first lesson was really great and informative.
Greg was easy to talk to and very knowledgable...and was able to show me some really great things to help me work better in my recording studio.

Highly recommended!"
Joey Gabra
Took Music Recording lessons from Gregory V.
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"Aleksis is awesome! I had questions about using the equipment I currently own to produce best vocal recording and I feel very satisfied with the way he answered my questions."
Julie
Took Music Recording lessons from Aleksis B.
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"Jordan is one of the most dedicated musicians I know. He has taught me so much about different techniques for recording music and continually searches for new knowledge on how to improve his craft. I would highly recommend learning from Jordan even if you have a background in music because he has brought a new level of professionalism to the way that I approach music theory and song writing. In addition to his skills, he's an all around nice guy and a good communicator!"
John
Took Music Recording lessons from Jordan D.
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"Seth is an amazing human being and talented musician and producer. I'm impressed with how quickly he can pick something up and learn it. And the creative nuances he brings to the table are always innovative and yet compliment the work. Thank you, Seth, for such a positive experience!!!"
Shoshanna
Took Music Recording lessons from Seth D.
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