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Rene S.

33 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Associate´s Degree Guitar Performance from Musicians Institute
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rene S.

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Graduated from Musicians Institute California.
Graduated from Fermatta-a Berklee College of Music affiliated School.

Former lead guitar player at #1 Tribute to Metallica - Masters of Puppets, you probably heard of it.

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About Rene

15 Years teaching professionally makes me charismatic, nice, patient and cheerful, I can teach any age. Singing, Guitar and Piano. Also, years as a working musician in the music industry allows me to teach you what you need to succeed in the music industry, or maybe you just want to learn a few song

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robin
Rene is incredibly knowledgeable but that doesn’t prevent him from breaking down the basics to help me as a beginning singer.

He’s very informative, explaining the why and the how, and doing so in a way that’s easy to understand. It’s helping me establish the foundations of musicality while working on the physicality of developing my muscles, mind and body, to be successful with this new skill.

Aside from the art/skill of singing, Rene has been patient and flexible with my nomadic lifestyle, which can be susceptible to weather, connectivity, and a myriad of other disruptions. I don’t wish him another student in my circumstances, but he’s been willing to work with mine!
Tyler
Rene is a great guitar player and a great teacher! He has an incredible ability of assessing where you are currently at in your guitar journey and using that’s information to determine what lessons/knowledge you need in order to achieve your music goals.
Anthony R.
Rene is a talented patient teacher which will give all the tools you need to be a great guitarist. Save yourself months of messing around and book him now! He will teach you anything you want to learn from theory or your favorite guitar riffs.
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Karen D.

36 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Grand Prize Winner from Meridian Records
  • Bachelor Of Music Magna Cum Laude from Berklee School Of Music
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Karen D.

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Rapping:
Using the same techniques I use to teach voice I will help the student wishing to learn to rap . I can teach you how to rap the songs you love or, using my famous song writing techniques, help them write their own.

About Karen

Hi! My name is Karen D. I’ve had the pleasure of performing, singing, writing, and recording since I was seven years old. Besides being an Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Music, I have been a lifelong student of the international world-renowned instructors Dante Pavone and Charlie Banacos.

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Stacie J.
Karen obviously loves the piano & guitar. She’s probably an excellent teacher for those instruments. Why do I say that? That’s what she talked about! She spent half my lesson trying to convince me to learn one of those instruments. Could work on listening skills! Not even sure if she owns a set of bongos herself. Didn’t start teaching me anything until last 10 min & then I had to leave early anyway. So 50 min out of 60 and about 5 I actually learned a few things I could have been practicing for at least 30 min of class. Use her if you want to learn something else other than bongos.
John J Conlon
Ms. Karen did a pretty good job, she had ideas for the lesson and provided ideas for the next lesson. She went out of her way to help me with this new idea---------"music" and "reading music." If there was any short fall in the lesson it was on my side and my preparation failings. I have no problem recommending Ms. Karen to others. Regards, JC
Troy W.
Extremely knowledgeable! Karen is a superb guitar instructor. Honestly, I was struggling. Discouraged! She helped me understand my strengths and weaknesses, and moved me from beginner to intermediate in a matter of months. If you’re getting tired of learning from YouTube and smart phone apps, let Karen kick start your guitar playing. You’ll be glad you did. Thanks Karen!!
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Jonathan B.

35 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks German
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jonathan B.

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There aren't too many schools for rapping that I know of. I learned the way most people learn: on the streets of the city they live in. I've listened heavily to records across Hip-Hop history and I practice MCing regularly as part of my work as a song improviser. I combine techniques from Classical Poetry to modern vocabulary to raise the ceiling on what is possible for an MC.

Things you can expect in rap lessons from me...

-Freestyle: we'll build your confidence and toolset for off-the-top rhyming
-Verse-writing: I'll examine your verses and teach you to refine the writing and delivery to help you reach your audience
-Music Theory: most rappers don't even consider this, but I emphasize understanding music and knowing how to improve your technique and writing through deep understanding of poetry and music theory
-Career Advice: I make sure you get the most bang for your buck when you study rap with me

About Jonathan

I studied music therapy and music theory at Temple University from '06-'10. Learned a lot. Then again, I learned even more teaching at a school for kids with learning disabilities and working as a traveling street performer. Once you see the world and work with some unexpected challenges, you learn

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Ramon L.
great human beign.
Jim M.
The first class was very good. We covered a good amount of ground. There's only so much an instructor can do during a first class as the teacher and student get to know each other, however, so I'm looking forward to future classes to get deeper into the lessons
Ramon L.
very patient.
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Fawn A.

456 Reviews
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Starting at $100
  • Speaks German, Yiddish, Italian, French, Spanish, Chineese, Main Language: English. OTHER: Spanish
  • Awarded Billboard Top 10 Hit Song from Billboard Magazine
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Fawn A.

456 Reviews
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Rhythm and flow, writing, endurance training, breathing, performance and more will be covered.

About Fawn

"Make one stop at the music shop!" Fawn® is not your typical music coach. As a Billboard hit recording artist, songwriter, TV & film composer & coaching over 20 years, Fawn immediately gets to your goals & together you reach them. What you learn becomes part of you & that's the key to success. Whe

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Shira
Fawn is knowledgeable, perceptive and flexible, with the ability to meet her clients where they live on their journeys toward their goals. I continue with her because the results of our lessons show progress and are proof of her abilities and my motivation.
Tom
Fawn is the best! She really wants to see you reach your goals and succeed and is very flexible! She takes copious notes every lesson and sends them to you to give you something to work on. She is very good at what she does and produces excellent results! You won’t regret signing up with her!
Melissa M.
Fawn is helpful, accomplished and a great coach. First lesson was fun!
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B M.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $79
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors Degree Business Administration/Music Marketing from Devry University
  • Teaching since 2008
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B M.

23 Reviews
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We can make you sound like a star!!!! RAP, HIPHOP, TRAP, R&B, DANCE & POP are our specialties. WE have wrote songs for SONY RECORDS, 300 ENTERTAINMENT, QUALITY CONTROL MUSIC, CASH MONEY RECORDS & YOUNG MONEY RECORDS & MORE! We can help you like the styles of Future, Migos, Rick Ross, Eminem, Cardi B, down to Beyonce, Drake, Chris Brown, Usher etc. We can make turn up music, we can make relaxing music, we can make songs with verses that include a lot of wordplay, complex bars and we can make music that make people move.

About B

The Ultimate HipHop/Rap Teacher. I have wrote songs for SONY RECORDS, 300 ENTERTAINMENT, QUALITY CONTROL MUSIC, CASH MONEY RECORDS & YOUNG MONEY RECORDS & MORE! I have over 17 years of experience in the HipHop/Rap music industry. I have written over 1000's songs. I have worked with all types of arti

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Joshua T.
Very helpful, even in small doses! He cares!
Franek
very interesting and usefull lessons!
Justin L.
Very caring teacher. Very wise and master of his craft. Understanding of the students need and helps him or her to reach his or her goal. Sky is the limit is what he instilled in his students
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Chris S.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Piano Performance and Studio Recording from Greenville College
  • Teaching since 2009
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Chris S.

20 Reviews
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Hi there! My name is Chris. I teach music to people just like you and I help people achieve their musical dreams!

I can teach you how to craft the perfect rhyme as well as create your own beats. Learn how to develop your skills as a wordsmith, improve your delivery and perform like a legend. I can also help you make beats that will compliment your style and ignite your audience!

These are lessons for students of all ages and all skill levels. Your lessons will focus on what you want to learn. Whatever it is that gets you excited about music, that is what we will focus on!

This is more than just lessons. This is a mentorship with a professional musician that can take your skills to the next level. Whether you are a total beginner or a seasoned pro, we will set clear goals and get to work on accomplishing them together!

About Chris

Hi there! My name is Chris. I teach music to people just like you and I help people achieve their musical dreams! I teach how to play piano by ear by teaching the system that professional musicians use to learn songs quickly. You can be one of those people who hears a song on the radio once an

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Angela L.
Chris is a stellar piano teacher. He figures out student's level very quickly and starts from there.
Jason
Chirs is an awesome teacher. definitely looking forward to the next class.
bruce
Chris found out quickly what my experience was and what my goals were. Were working toward that. Thanks Chris.

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"Cant wait to return!"
tony
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Bernard M.
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"My son started working with Rick recently and so far so good. Rick is the real deal and very positive, smart and encouraging. I look forward to seeing the progression in my boy."
Collin
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Rick C.
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"Bernard taught my son how to rap and he hasn't looked back since. Thank you!"
doug
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Bernard M.
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"Calm, collected, informative and listens well."
Dhruva
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"My son likes the class and hearing him speak to my son, he can relate. Appreckate the support !"
Giovanny
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"CRAZY TALENT THIS GUY"
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Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Bernard M.
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"Glad I found this teacher. True mentor - modest, attentive to details, experienced, and goes the extra mile with you. Opened my mind to new ideas and possibilities - highly recommend!"
Gidon
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Rick C.
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"Can’t wait to come back!"
Pete
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Bernard M.
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"she had a great first lesson!"
Athea
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"Best rap, songwriting and singing teacher I’ve had the pleasure to work with. Fawn is spot on, upfront and honest which keeps me improving as I continue to record in the studio. If I could give her 10 stars I would!"
Shanice
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Fawn A.
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