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Steven B.

23 Reviews
Alameda, CA
Starting at $40
  • AA Music Theory from Laney College
  • Teaches students 7 to 65
  • Teaching since 1978
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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 fo

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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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Jim T.

5 Reviews
Fairfax, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Jazz Piano and Modern Music Theory from Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA
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Jim T.

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I teach how to play the Hammond organ: either a full size B-3, M-3 or A-100 or else one of the portable XK series. We learn how to use the drawbar harmonics to instantly create different sounds, apply the percussion effects, work the volume pedal & control the rotating Leslie speaker or simulated Leslie. Also organ-friendly voicings are studied as well as various techniques for controlling the keyboard. i'm particularly good at helping pianists switch over to the vastly different organ playing!

About Jim

My career in music began at an early age (four!) with classical piano lessons until the age of thirteen. After expanding my musical horizons in high school listening to jazz, blues and rock I attended Cabrillo College in Aptos, CA where I studied jazz & music theory with renowned jazz educator Ray

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Mario L.
Very good at tuning into my needs. Jim is an excellent musician and teacher.
Sarah
Jim is a great instructor. His knowledge of theory and his piano skills are really amazing. I appreciated his no-stress style of teaching, and it is obvious that he has a true love of music and musicians.
Al Lyle
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Chuck M.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1985
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Chuck M.

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Styles covered include rock, blues, and jazz with emphasis on the Hammond organ and organ-style keyboards. Learning to use drawbars to shape the tone in real time and playing left hand bass lines are also explained.

About Chuck

Chuck moved to Portland, Oregon from Gainesville, Florida, where he was a prominent member of the music teaching and performing community for more than 25 years. Originally from Chicago, Chuck completed his BA in Music History and Masters of Music (MM) at the University of Florida. Chuck became ob

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David
Excellent experience! Patient, Knowledgeable, tailors the session to exactly what I need; also good at not losing sight of what I need to work on and what is to come.
Chris P.
Great first lesson!
Brian K.
Excellent teacher that crafts lessons to interests.

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Larry P.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • BS from Spring Garden College
  • Awarded Performance Award from Naval Shipbuilding Support Office
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Larry P.

17 Reviews
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If you were curious about keyboard skills, I can help teach you. I'll show you the basic skills you'll need to at least play a simple song on the keyboard and know what you're doing. I've had piano lessons as a youngster, then I switched to the guitar. During that time, I auditioned for bands and played in front of crowds, then I self-taught from online and other lessons.

About Larry

First off, I want to mention something that potential Philadelphian students should be aware of. I can only go to certain sections of the city, and I can only give you lessons on weekday afternoons between 12-2pm. Sorry, no evening classes. I'll need time to travel between New Jersey and Pennsylvan

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Lloyd
Larry came well prepared and was very informative. I’ve never played the guitar before so Larry had to start from ground zero. At the end of the lesson I felt I had learned not just about playing the guitar but music in general. It was a great start!
Austin
very informative and mellow....starting with basics and slowly getting to know the speed I need to grasp it! Happy to have Larry in our home, can't wait for next lesson.
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Joseph E.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Doctor of Arts (Music Education) from Ball State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joseph E.

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"Study music while experiencing lessons to an enjoyable and relaxed approach!" This has been my goal and approach for students from young children to professional musicians in college. Whether piano, voice, or organ let's see how you learn best and make this a positive experience for you!

About Joseph

PIANO / VOCAL / ORGAN / CONDUCTING - I am a music educator and performer that loves working with individuals from the young child to professionals. I taught public school for 12 years and then taught at The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY for the last 14. My degrees are from Western Michigan Un

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Verna
I feel that I can learn a lot from Joseph. I am confident that he can help me with my singing voice to be where I want to be.
Mahealani S.
We are so grateful to have found Joseph. Our daughter is so happy to be able to work with someone with so much experience. We can’t wait for her next lesson. She learned so much.
Richard
Very friendly, personable, professional and a great teacher.
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Joseph M.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1991
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Joseph M.

15 Reviews
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35 + yrs playing/teaching experience
Classical to Jazz
Fun mixed with work

About Joseph

Local tutor; Will travel to you, or we can use my studios located in Nassau, Suffolk and all 5 boroughs. My name is Dr. Joseph M., Ba/Ma/Dma, in Education and Performance. I have reference lists a mile long, (with phone #'s, so you contact my previous and current clients), full of succes

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Ashna S.
Very knowledgeable. My daughter enjoy learning from him.
Isabel Z.
So far, I have had only one lesson with Dr. M., the only singing lesson I've had in my entire 66 years of a lifetime. My only regret, is that I did not take them sooner. Dr M. is patient, an expert, and motivational. What more could you ask for when working with a teacher. He thinks he can make a singer out of me; I'll have to trust his judgement. It would be awesome, if he achieves our goal.
Ximena L.
Great teacher very knowledgeable.

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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 $100 per hour.
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$52 average
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$66 average

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"Very helpful; took time to find out where I am and what I need. Lessons are immediately applicable to Sunday work. He has "patient ears"."
Joanne
Took Organ lessons from Dominic S.
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"Enjoyed getting started with Mrs. Barbara. She was very informative on everything. Looking forward to future lessons."
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Took Organ lessons from Barbara D.
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"Ms. Glenda teaches every lesson with excitement. Her constant encouragement and enthusiasm continually convince me that I can reach my goals. She always finds a way to build upon my strengths."
Kimberly
Took Organ lessons from Glenda J.
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"Excellent experience! Patient, Knowledgeable, tailors the session to exactly what I need; also good at not losing sight of what I need to work on and what is to come."
David
Took Organ lessons from Chuck M.
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"He is funny

he is nice because he teaches me a lot of music different types of sounds. he cares about me which make a lot of difference in my music interest too. Thank you Ron"
Negesso
Took Organ lessons from Ronald G.
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"Again, Judy is the best instructor to work with. She knows I have an ear for my great Hammond sk-2. So she doesn't waste my time, learning sheet music. I just play by ear. She's the best."
william
Took Organ lessons from Judy F.
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"She is the best. We work out scheduling problems since we both hv them . A awesome, understand able teacher. 10 star."
William
Took Organ lessons from Judy F.
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"Lesson 1 - we are off and running with both of us on the same page. I just need to do my part; practice."
Don
Took Organ lessons from Jonathan G.
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"She will work with you"
Nathan
Took Organ lessons from Barbara D.
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"First lesson went well - all appears to be just what I want to learn and looking forward to the journey."
Don
Took Organ lessons from Glenda J.
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