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Steven B.

24 Reviews
Alameda, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 1978
  • AA Music Theory from Laney College
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Steven B.

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I was trained as a classical pianist taking private instruction for ten years, and discovered in 1982 that the Hammond B3 organ was my true love. I primarily teach the blues style of performance, and will teach you proper chord voicings, use of the volume pedal and the drawbars. These techniques are what completely sets the organ apart from its piano counterpart.

About Steven

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the piano, guitar or electric bass? Or maybe you've just felt like brushing up your musical knowledge and playing skills? Now’s your chance to fulfill those dreams! About Me: San Francisco Bay area pianist/guitarist/bassist; I've been playing music f

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Debora H.
Wonderful first lesson with Steven. Steven shows a real interest in teaching. My success is his sucess. I learned a lot at the first lesson. He’s very knowledgeable, informative and has an easy going and fun teaching style. Looking forward to future lessons!
Sue M.
Great. He’s very talented I’m excited to begin working with him.
Lavernne
I've been taking lessons from Steven for I think two years now and he's helped me so much not only in reading music but also in ear training and in my song writing. He's incredibly patient and fun to work with. He also has a really nice cat.
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Paul J.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, French for musical purposes, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Winner NJ State M.E.C. Piano Competitions from Music Education Council, NJ
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Paul J.

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I teach organ playing skills as well as using automatic accompaniments with MIDI keyboards and synthesizers.

About Paul

I hold a Bachelor of Arts from Rutgers University with a minor in music and an emphasis on music theory. I have studied classical piano extensively for over 20 years and jazz piano for over 10 years. I studied jazz improvisation with world-famous jazz guitarist, Ted Dunbar, Rutgers University Mason

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Abtein
Very passionate about piano and able to convey ideas.. also very good at feeling out what student is seeking to achieve. Definitely recommend Paul if you are wanting to take playing piano as a serious endeavor
Arthur
My experience with this teacher was horrible. Paul has no patience for a child that might not pay attention as much as necessary. He has forgotten what it is to be a child or how to win over a child and make a lesson fun.
My child had one previous lesson with Paul. It is true that she was not following his directions and his frustration was quite obvious.
On my second visit I was appalled by Paul’s behavior. Again my child wouldn’t sit down on the bench correctly. Verbatim this what occurred next, I quote: “This is not going to work out. Get out of my house NOW, NOW!(Screaming, like I was going to prolong this). I have better things to do than waste my time with your daughter. I don’t want to take your money.

It is true that my daughter can be difficult when approached in an authoritarian manner. However, my daughter is not yet six and Paul brought my daughter to tears. Surely this behavior was at best inappropriate and says more about the person Paul is than about my daughter. A simple “ May I have word with you in private” would be a mature way to part company. Not throwing a 6 year out of your house because you are frustrated. I was horribly offended by his manner and attitude. No way to treat a 6 year old.

This man has no patience with young kids. I would stay away from this teacher unless your child has some experience with piano. Definitely not child friendly.
Normally I do not post reviews unless something extraordinary happens This is one of those: extraordinarily bad.
An apology is in order if this poor excuse for a “teacher” has any understanding of the unnecessary hurt he has caused.
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Judy F.

87 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Judy F.

87 Reviews
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I DO NOT HAVE AN ORGAN TO TEACH ON AT MY HOME STUDIO. I ONLY HAVE A KEYBOARD.

- Gospel Chord Progressions
- Hymnals
- Pedal Exercises

About Judy

I started taking music lessons at the age of 9. I began playing in the church and then I taught lessons in my home at the age of 16. I went on to attend and graduate from Christian Heritage College (now called San Diego Christian College) with a Bachelors Degree in Music and Business. I am now the D

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Sula V.
Extremely knowledgeable, great instructor
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Very patient. Also is great with helping find my range.
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Darrell M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded Barbershopper of the Year from Lawrence/Ottawa Barberhawks (Barbershop Chorus)
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Darrell M.

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If you are interested in learning the organ, I can help. I have taught piano lessons for 47 years and I took five years of organ lessons in junior high and high school. I also played organ for church services for four years.

About Darrell

My goal is to personalize a music lesson that is designed around each student’s learning style, skill level, schedule and interests. My specialty is in teaching elementary age students, but I have taught all ages, including adults through the years. My philosophy for teaching involves these elem

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Veronica B.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Best Teacher of 2015 from Private company
  • Keyboard and music composition from Stony Brook University, NY
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Veronica B.

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You can learn to play on a pipe organ or electronic organ or your choice. Being a Church organist and choir director since age 16 , I can help you to read the Hymnals and understand the liturgical services of many different denominations. You can also learn how to play popular music using all the sounds available on the keyboards and foot pedals.

About Veronica

Hello, potential piano proteges'! .. Being a piano protege as a child myself, I have been teaching piano, organ, and flute for over 25 years since, and I currently have students that range from children to adults. While you are learning to play the piano, you will be playing popular, classical, hymn

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Laura H.
Very encouraging, friendly, and helpful instructor. Highly recommend!
Dianne
My granddaughter likes her very much. She is kind and patient. Thank you Veronica
Michael *.
Veronica was fantastic. Very straightforward approach easy to comprehend. First lesson and I’m hooked. Thanks Veronica
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Mark M.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mark M.

26 Reviews
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I teach both baroque and modern technique on a tracker action instrument, which is then applicable to modern instruments. My teaching style is rooted in developing a technique that is centered, focused, and free. Beginning organ students should have reached an intermediate level of piano performance and be tall enough to sit comfortably on a lowered organ bench with feet touching the pedals without flexing.

About Mark

I am an active performer eager to teach organ, piano, voice, and provide collaborative keyboard accompaniment to vocalists. I teach youth and adults. Private lessons are given at my church in Worcester or online through the TakeLessons platform. I also teach in-home piano lessons. My students have g

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Lily
Lily enjoys her lessons and I can already see an improvement in both skill and confidence after only 3 lessons. Thank you!
Michele
I am an adult student who I has been working with Mark Mummert for almost a year. I am a rural, piano church accompanist who wanted lessons on the organ. I am amazed at how effective my on-line lessons have been! I am very pleased with his ability to critique and offer practice strategies for improvement.
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Average Cost of Organ Lessons in El Cerrito, CA

The average cost of 60-minute organ lessons in El Cerrito is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $45 and $105 per hour.
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"Mark has been my teacher and mentor for over half of my life, and I could never have asked for a better teacher. He gave me tools to succeed in private study and as a professional musician. He taught me to practice well and inspired my career path. Mark has an incredible capacity to identify his students' weaknesses and turn them into strengths. He will expect much of you and you will be better for it."
Valerie
Took Organ lessons from Mark M.
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"Glenda is very patient and understanding. I am learning quite a bit from her. I enjoy working with her.
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Margaret
Took Organ lessons from Glenda J.
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"Just getting started, but Stevens clearly the teacher for me. He really listens, and really knows his stuff. Looking forward to many more lessons."
Brett
Took Organ lessons from Steven B.
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"Glenda was very knowledgeable and experienced. This is exactly what I have been looking for. Can’t wait for the next lesson."
Chanda
Took Organ lessons from Glenda J.
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"Excellent teacher, very patient."
Rita
Took Organ lessons from James R.
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"She is tops, patient, and knows her stuff. Glad I chose her.."
William
Took Organ lessons from Barbara D.
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"Mike is extemely knowledgeable about chords and fingering, which is what I wanted."
Joanne
Took Organ lessons from Mike S.
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"I am thrilled with not only Mark's talent, experience and skills, but his ability to assess my needs and deficiencies. His solutions and remedies are stated with the most calm and disarming manner. I learned a great deal in five lessons; so much that my pedalling technique has built my level of confidence!"
Deborah
Took Organ lessons from Mark M.
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"Awesome instructor!!!"
Riana
Took Organ lessons from Mark M.
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"Wonderful first lesson. Mark is very patient and encouraging."
William
Took Organ lessons from Mark M.
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