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Esther B.

51 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Korean, Korean, English, English
  • Teaching since 1984
  • A.A , B.M., M.M. from California State University of Sacramento
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Esther B.

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I have been teaching the guitar 10 years. I'm building a strong foundation of techniques.I specialize in Blues, classical &typically use MelBay books and also have the following to use the Sheet music.
In addition,I emphasize how to read a good sight reading.

About Esther

I'm Esther, a very enthusiastic musician. I started out teaching myself piano and singing in a choir at the age of 9. I moved to the U.S. in 1992 and studied music for 10 years receiving my B.M. & M.M in music at California State University of Sacramento. I studied and trained with Claudia Kitka &

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Natalia
Esther is amazing! My daughter enjoys her piano lessons.
Jacey
Mrs. Esther is a really kind, patient, and honest piano teacher. She helped me work through my mistakes and told me what I needed to work on in order to improve. Her way of teaching is effective and it helped me gain more knowledge about piano and the techniques of being a good pianist. She is very caring and understands when I'm in a difficult situation and she always encourages me to keep going. I enjoyed all the experiences I had with Mrs. Esther and the unique personality she had. For the past 9 years, I have learned a lot about music and the hard work that goes into playing the piano. I will never regret having Mrs. Esther as my piano teacher and the adventures I had.
Lawrence
Mrs. Esther has taught me piano over the past 9 years. Over those years, I was able to learn a lot about the innerworkings of the piano, both theory and playing. Mrs. Esther carefully taught me piano with both elegance and patience and created wonderful experiences through the community concerts that she holds. Her kindness reached me in times where I was overburdened with both the study of piano and my schoolwork. The 9 years of piano that I spent with her have been very rewarding and an experience that I will continue to cherish as I continue pianoing.
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Keith G.

12 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian, English
  • Bel Canto (Classical Voice Training) from The Jacqueline Victorino Voice Studio
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Keith G.

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Offering classical voice lessons for students all ages. I teach bel canto Beautiful Singing; (Italian classical) voice technique for beginners. This is the fundamental technique to develop proper voice health, pitch, natural tone, strength, range, quality and breath control.

About Keith

Hi, I'm Keith and I am offering electric guitar, and performing arts lessons for beginners. Need to polish your skills for musical theatre? Become a Triple threat -- sing, dance, and act!

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Sophia M.
Excellent music teacher and so patient!
Randee
Could not have found a better voice teacher!
Randee
Keith is a wonderful voice teacher. Very professional. So happy I found him. Could not have food a better teacher.
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Alex H.

2 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2012
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering from California State University, Sacramento
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Alex H.

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I've taken private drum and piano lessons myself, which has given me a great understanding of all musical areas with a strong focus on rhythm. I've played a lot of different kinds of gigs in a lot of different locations and settings, including Spain and New York. I've been teaching since 2012. When I teach, I try to tailor my lessons to each individual student. If the student is willing to work hard to improve, I'm willing to work just as hard to keep the student improving.

Students will learn their favorite songs with music and by ear. Studio days are available to record the students performing the songs when ready and you get to keep the recordings to showcase your improvement!

Advanced students also welcome. I have challenges for everyone.

We can meet and talk in person before starting lessons to make sure it's a good fit. If you have any questions, feel free to ask :)

About Alex

MUSIC: My first private lessons were on piano at 8 years of age with piano lessons, I learned about he basic fundamentals of music (scales, melodies, harmonies, rhythm, time and key signatures, accidentals, etc.). After discovering that rhythms were the most interesting to me, I decided to start dru

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Sina
We’ve had a few lessons with Alex so far, at home and on line. He is really good at what he does and my children are learning a lot from him.
Colsen
Alex is patient and is able to teach accordingly to a child's level. My son is 8 years old. Alex is very experienced in teaching, he started out with basics, and moved on according to my son's ability to learn. My son learned a lot during his first lesson.
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JoAnn R.

49 Reviews
Carmichael, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, Italian, French, Spanish - sung, English - spoken
  • Teaches students 9 to 80
  • Awarded Outstanding Singer of the Year from California State University, Los Angeles
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JoAnn R.

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I love sharing my passion for music with all of my students - ages 5 through 72.

You can always recognize a skilled cellist. The music sounds smooth and graceful, the tone quality is lovely. Unskilled cellists just don’t sound the same. What’s the difference? Skill of course. The skill to play a very large instrument with relaxed hands and arms by using your core muscles to transfer your body weight through your arms and hands into the cello. Not every cello teacher knows how to teach that.

I believe that my unique combined musical and medical background makes me a better cello teacher. In addition to my graduate and undergraduate musical training and extensive musical experience, My knowledge of human anatomy and mechanics of how the body works can help you develop habits that will lead to the beautiful singing tone that’s makes the cello a favorite.

We will then build on those habits to develop good intonation, a lovely vibrato and a variety of bowing techniques ...

About JoAnn

Your lessons are designed to help you develop the skills and confidence you need to successfully perform in public. I work hard to prepare your lessons and I ask my students to invest daily time working on skills studied at their lessons. Performing music requires the patient integration of multi

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Keston T.
Really patient and knowledgeable.
Julie
She is amazingly patient with me, a newbie, even though she is brilliant! and I am not!!! During this pandemic, she is teaching me outdoors in her lovely garden, practicing social distancing to reduce the risk of virus transfer. I am more than pleased and looking forward to learning much more from her !
Ellen G.
My granddaughter (high-school age) loved the singing lessons with JoAnn and we would highly recommend her. She took both in-home and on-line lessons from here.
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Marsha K.

19 Reviews
Roseville, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Award of Merit from San Francisco School of Music
  • BA Psychology from BYU
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Marsha K.

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Greetings! Do you love music? Have you always wanted or want to get back, to Piano that you quit as a child? It’s never too late! It’s never too early! I think students of all ages and skill level. Sign up for five classes and we’ll see if we are a great fit. Can’t wait to hear from you.

Piano is skill that is kinetic as well as audible and visual. It is something that will take you from childhood long through your life. I have taught for many years (25+) and have found that students with enthusiasm and dedication can accomplish whatever they set their goals to do.

Since I am also a life-coach, my students benefit from many years of experience as well as bonus skills like goal-setting, tools to get over humps as well as Master Classes and Theory expertise. Music is what moves the universe!

About Marsha

I have students from all over ! Hope one is YOU. It is great to be able to offer the option to ALL students if they prefer to come to the studio, or have remote lessons, and a HUGE plus, is they don't have to cancel when ill or even sometimes when away from home with the remote lesson option!

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Jordan J.
Work well with children! Appears to be patient! Very welcoming!
Scott D. M.
Marsha is a wonderful music teacher! She has an organized lesson plan, she's always willing to set aside the lesson plan if I want to do something different that day, she gives very gentle feedback, and I always have so much fun with her during lessons. I highly recommend!
Fred R.
I have been taking lessons with Marsha for several months. Marsha has been helping me immensely to become a better singer. I am a novice vocalist and Marsha has worked with me patiently. I feel as if I have been progressing nicely with my vocal training.
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Heather R.

2 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • M.F.A.-Musical Performance (Collaborative Piano) from Notre Dame de Namur University
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Heather R.

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Students will learn techniques and skills essential to playing piano as well as improve their musicality in various classical styles.

About Heather

As a piano and voice instructor, I have taught individual lessons for the past 13 years to students from 5 to 85, beginners to advanced students. I hold Master of Fine Arts degrees in both Collaborative Piano Performance and Vocal Performance from Notre Dame de Namur University. In addition to my pr

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Nicholas F.
Very helpful coach. Great accompanist.
MIchael
I really enjoyed my first lesson. Heather was flexible and understanding. She even played something for me. Looking forward to the next lesson!

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"My first class was fantastic. Phillip cares about what I want to learn and he gives useful feedback and proper exercise/homework. I am motivated to practice everyday and look forward our my future sessions!"
Sunny
Took Ukulele lessons from Phillip Z.
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"I've had lessons with Jimmy for a year. I didn't talk with him as much during our lessons in the beginning but soon, I was able to laugh and really start talking with him. As a teacher, Jimmy makes sure that you're comfortable learning with him from day 1. He slowly eases into the learning of music theory and how the guitar works. He makes sure that you stay interested while learning what's necessary about music. You can tell that he has a enormous passion for music, that he's even made mine evolve to the point where not only am I learning how to play the guitar, but singing as well! Having learned from him, I was able to stay relaxed and comfortable. He makes sure to understand the way you learn and uses it to help drive your passion to the right direction. Learning from him was one of the best choices I've made. And choosing him as your teacher will be one of the greatest experiences you'll have!"
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from James R.
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"She’s a fantastic teacher. I would recommend her to anyone!"
Gregory
Took Piano lessons from Albertina M.
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"Meghan was great! She is very patient, helped me with my breathing and improved my confidence. The exercises that she gave me were great and adapted to my skill level as well. I would definitely have more lessons with her! Plus, she can speak Spanish too!"
João
Took Jazz Voice lessons from Meghan L.
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"I took piano twice as a youth, and never really got it. I am doing it again at age 60, and am absolutely loving the approach that Laura uses. I find myself totally excited about the process and enthused that I will actually get it this time. I cannot recommend Laura highly enough."
Walter
Took Piano lessons from Laura S.
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Waylan
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Rachel H.
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"Benjamin has been a real help in advancing vocal technique, just within three weeks he has helped me move from a standard level of singing to where I come out like an opera vocalist, that's my way of interpreting but he is a great teacher."
Nathan Webster
Took Vocal Training lessons from Benjamin K.
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"The voice is very technical but yet very vaguely understood in terms of what one should do to obtain what needs to occur, in order to produce what is expected, and Troy understands how to interpret what is needed in order to produce what should occur."
Lamont
Took Classical Voice lessons from Troy W.
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"Excellent first lesson! I’m so excited to continue my lessons with Paul!"
Charis
Took Singing lessons from Paul W.
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"Isabel is always so patient. I couldn't recommend her enough!! I have learned so much in just 5 lessons. Her voice is insanely impressive but she really make singing accessible. I can feel real improvements! She helped me change something I was longing for and turned it into something I have. She is also just straight up easy to talk to."
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Took Singing lessons from Isabel S.
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