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Tim K.

12 Reviews
Laguna Hills, CA
Starting at $25
  • Awarded Metro's 2012 Silicon Valley Music award for "Best Folk Band" from Metro Silicon Valley magazine
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1974
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Tim K.

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- I have been teaching Acoustic Guitar for over 40 years

- I am proficient at Acoustic Guitar playing

- I have performed and recorded with the Acoustic Guitar professionally as both a solo artist and as the leader of and a sideman in several musical projects over the years

- I have performed at both private & public events for over 40 years and continue to do so to this day

- I specialize in the Americana, Blues, Country, Folk & Rock musical genres

- I possess a keen sense of pitch and rhythm and have been blessed with excellent ear

- I have a very strong Music Theory foundation, but, do not focus on "sight-reading", per se

- I currently lead my own band, the "KBCE", performing an eclectic mix of Celtic, Folk & Americana music

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- I tailor my Lesson Plan to your own unique abilities and interests

- I require that you provide your own Acoustic Guitar & electronic tuner along with a desire to learn and a willingness to ...

About Tim

- I have been teaching Acoustic Guitar for over 40 years - I have performed and recorded with the Acoustic Guitar professionally as both a solo artist and as the leader of and a sideman in several musical projects over the years - I have performed at both private & public events for over 40

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Rose M.
I truely enjoy the time practicing guitar with him :)))
Martin T.
I can't believe Tim it's been almost two and a half years since my first lesson with you. You are wonderful instructor and a great friend. If your looking for a great guitar instructor you need look no further. Tim is a very humble and patient instructor who loves his profession. Looking forward to my lesson tonight. Thank you for continuing to help me will my bucket list!
Martin T.
Tim;
Just wanted to takes a few minutes and thank you for your extreme patience with me and my health issues these past couple of months. I can't express in words how much I looked forward to last night lesson. You truly bring out the best of my playing ability when we play together. We have been working together for over 13 months and for those of you who are looking for an
instructor and read these reviews ,you need not look any further. This gentlemen is a 10. I believe God put you in my life not only to teach me how to play the guitar but also because you and Julie are such caring friends. I look forward to next week my friend.
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Svend L.

14 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Danish
  • Awarded 1st Place in Solo Competition from Aalborg Music Competition
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Svend L.

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I believe making music is about having fun. Making music with others, studying recordings or playing music with yourself at home is all just parts of the fun that music has to offer. Lessons with me will be custom-tailored to emphasize the parts of trumpet playing that make you excited about music. So, whether you’re an absolute beginner, or have previous experience, I want to help you discover a deep connection with music. Together, we’ll explore the music of Gustav Mahler, Louis Armstrong, British Brass Band, and more!

About Svend

ABOUT SVEND I was born and raised in Silkeborg, Denmark. I grew up in a musical household, where all members of my family participated in music making. Music is what brings me happiness and fulfillment! I went to orchestral boarding school and entered a pre-college music program for uniquely talen

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Frank
Our 3rd grade class enjoyed a 6-week virtual class with Svend. He shared his knowledge and experience about jazz with us. We all learned a lot! I recommend Svend!
Carlos
Svend is one of the most genuine people I have met thus far. His passion for music and especially brass music is something rarely seen nowadays. I had the good fortune of meeting him at California State University Northridge when he conducted our brass ensemble there. His knowledge and experience being from Denmark gives him a very unique perspective about playing that few other musicians can compete with. Very highly recommended.
Megan
Svend is a very fun and engaging music teacher who always gives 110% to his students. He tailors his lessons to the needs of his individual students and it is always a pleasure to work with him.
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Aaron R.

San Gabriel, CA
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2021
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Aaron R.

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I have 12 years of singing and performance experience with some vocal training. I've performed in musical theater, chorus, bands, and as a solo artist. I do not have a formal edication in music, but I do have ample performance experience.

About Aaron

Hello all! I'm Aaron, and I have been singing/performing for about 12 years. I've been in bands, choir and performed solo as well. I don't have much formal training, but I do know the basics and will help you build a strong foundation for your singing endeavors. I hope to hear from you!

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Kimberly S.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • B.A. from Temple University
  • Teaching since 2015
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Kimberly S.

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I will work with the actor on auditions, whether it be sides or a monologue. We will work on carving out each moment, cultivating a character and making strong choices. We will work together to ensure you are confident, open and ready to play when you walk into the audition room!

About Kimberly

All lessons have been moved online indefinitely due to COVID-19. Thank you for your understanding. **Tuesday is the best day to schedule lessons with me. However, I'm happy to work with your schedule! Just contact me and we'll get something scheduled! I am a trained actress in my late 20's. I

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Terrianne
Kimberly was great. Super sweet and my daughter loved every minute she can not wait till her next class
Anna
Great lesson with Kim. She made my daughter very comfortable and is enthusiastic and encouraging.
Chloe
5 stars!
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Mikala P.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • High School Diploma from Park Hill South HS
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Mikala P.

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Are you a beginner, intermediate or advanced ukulele player interested in learning more chords, notes, strumming patterns, finger picking styles, music theory or how to read tab? Do you just want to get better at that ukulele you've had? Or learn your favorite song for fun?

I personally adore the ukulele, especially as a starter instrument! I've been playing uke for 7 years now, and it's the perfect accompaniment whether you're on stage or in your bedroom. It's easy to travel with, too, if you have a busy life and are always on the go, ukulele is easy to learn and get good at quickly (but you obviously still need to put the practice time in!!) I write a lot of songs on the ukulele & love the unique style and sound it has.

Whether you are planning on performing with it, using it as accompaniment to someone else/yourself, or just want to learn for fun as a hobby, I can teach you all you need to know to meet your ukulele goals! If you have any questions, please message me & let's ...

About Mikala

Want to learn how to play or sing your favorite song? Are you interested in learning how to write your own songs? Since the start of my teaching career 4 years ago, my lessons have expanded to include guitar, ukulele, bass, piano, drums, singing, and even songwriting! I'm eager to help you find

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Rachel
Really great experience for our daughter working with Mikala.
Eric
Mikala was patient and encouraging, helped me learn techniques as well as have fun. A great experience!
Michael
Mikala has been providing lessons for my son Ben, and she has been amazing!! I love that she is not limited at all in her abilities to cross over her knowledge as a vocalist, piano player, percussion and strings! And her perspective as a professional musician is incredible! She is so energetic, my son is always engaged! Thank you Miki!!
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Alan P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Psychology and Music from Oglethorpe University
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Alan P.

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Hi! My name is Alan. I've been playing the tuba for 8 years. I have lots of experience with the basics of playing the instrument, as well as performing in a variety of styles, including orchestral and jazz.

About Alan

Hi! My name is Alan. I'm a tuba and euphonium player. I've been playing the tuba for eight years, and the euphonium for one. I have lots of experience playing low brass in a variety of styles. Just to give a picture of what kinds of music I have experience with, I currently play in a symphony orche

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"Rina started teaching my now 11 year old daughter piano almost three years ago. She recently started teaching my daughter clarinet.. Rina is not only knowledgable about teaching music but is able to teach in a learning style that works best for my daughter. Rina has patience and at the same time is very encouraging! She gives positive reinforcement which helps my daughter want to learn more. She has been very accommodating to my daughters musical needs. When my daughter requested clarinet lessons to strengthen her playing for her school band, Rina was more than willing to teach her in the same positive style she taught her piano. I highly recommend Rina !
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Took Piano lessons from Rina M.
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"Marcelo is a great instructor. He very quickly found my "level" and by the end of the first lesson had a plan for me which has been just perfect so far. He will challenge and train your brain along with your technique, and gently push you beyond your comfort zone. I'm extremely happy to be studying with Marcel and would recommend him to anyone."
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Took Bass Guitar lessons from Marcelo M.
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"Lance has the aura of a true teacher. I was able to feel comfortable around him immediately. After only a few lessons he has provided me with numerous tips and tricks to improve my singing voice, and tailored the class to keep it fun and incorporate music that students select personally. Highly recommend!"
Mark
Took Singing lessons from Lance R.
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"Jessica is a suburb musician. She can teach any level, from beginning through professional level. I was impressed with Jessica's playing immediately. Her playing is top-notch, from subtle intricacies through powerful passages. I would recommend Jessica for any student from beginner through professional level."
DeAnna
Took Violin lessons from Jessica D.
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"Best teacher ever!!!!! ^^"
Sarah
Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"Jesse M. is an Top Notch Music Teacher!

Jesse M. is an outstanding music teacher who encourages students to find a love for music while they learn. He is patient and kind and very knowledgeable. He puts in extra effort to learn the childs interests, and incorporates that into the lesson. Thoughly satisfied, would refer Jesse M. to other parents!"
Danell
Took Piano lessons from Jesse M.
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"Glynis is a great teacher! She is very knowledgeable and patient. She is helping me work through a specific song and it’s going great!"
Chaytn
Took Piano lessons from Glynis D.
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"It is a womderful time for my kid."
Oscar
Took Tuba lessons from Joseph M.
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"Lenna is a kind a nurturing teacher. She is a careful listener and pays attention to her students' long term goals. I would highly recommend her for anyone interested in pursuing learning music as either a first time or experienced musician!"
Concetta
Took Music Performance lessons from Lenna P.
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"Jeffery brings an awesome approach to teaching drums and percussion that can apply to any level of player. He's great at developing the fundamentals you need to improve as a player while keeping things interesting and fun! He's a true professional but keeps things laid back and comfortable for his students. You can tell he has a passion for what he's teaching and it really shows in the results you get from working with him. I'd recommend him to anyone!"
Mike
Took Drum lessons from Jeffery B.
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