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Gary R.

40 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $58
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Outstanding music student from Richland jr College
  • Teaching since 1981
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Gary R.

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I teach song interpretation, telling the story of the song, vocal practice technics, improvisation, and ensemble singing.
I also include ear training and some theory as part of the voice experience.

About Gary

Hello, my name is Gary R. and I am a life long music instructor. YES! I teach online and have been for years. If you would like to use your down time to learn something new, let's get started! Whether you are just beginning, or have been making music since you were a kid, you should know that

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Jill B.
Gary is cool
Andy K.
Gary did a great job of getting me started on my first piano lesson. Learned a lot on my first day...hope I can measure up to my practice plan for the week! Bravo!
John R.
Gary's just fantastic. He has the knowledge and the attitude that makes learning both effective and fun. He's working with me to help learn the kind playing I want (mostly modern songs) but knows when to reach for other material to help learn important techniques.
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Rebecca N.

24 Reviews
El Cajon, CA
Starting at $33
  • Speaks Italian, English, Spanish
  • Minor from San Diego State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rebecca N.

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I've studied music for over 25 years. I specialize in teaching classical music, but also teach pop/Broadway/Sacred styles. I earned my Bachelor of Music degree and have been teaching professionally for over 13 years. I accept flute students ages 8 and up. Looking forward to meeting you!

About Rebecca

I began playing piano at age six and I received my early training from Jeanne Pennino and later studied with J. Mitzi Kolar, Krzysztof Brzuza, and Karen Follingstad. I earned my Bachelor of Music degree in Piano, Professional Studies from San Diego State University. I plan to pursue a Master of Arts

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Michael E.
Never played the piano. She's very patient. Enjoy the music room, very beautiful setting
Mia K.
My kid is excited and wants to show off what she has learned!!
Mema Faalele
It was great.
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David B.

43 Reviews
La Mesa, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music, Acoustics and Recording from University of Salford
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David B.

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All levels, all styles

About David

After graduating from Salford University, England with a Bachelors degree (Honors) in Music and Composing I worked for a short time as a commercial "jingle" writer, before moving to San Diego, marrying my dream girl, and opening my own music recording, teaching and production studio. From there I ha

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Sara
He really took the time to see where I was in my playing, and gave me things to practice based on that assessment. I’m excited and ready for the next one.
Eleanor C.
David is a great instructor! He is patient and encouraging. His lessons use songs to demonstrate the techniques we are learning. His lessons are fun and I learn many things each time.
Andrew G.
Great teacher and very patient.
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Sorcha B.

2 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music Performance from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Sorcha B.

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10 years of teaching experience, at all levels. Lessons are catered to your goals and needs, while pushing you to be the best musician you can be! Special focus given to creating beautiful tone and musicality, and rhythmic precision. Let's get started!
**Note: Vaccination required for in-person lessons for eligible adults and children. For children under 12, I ask that the family be vaccinated to help limit exposure. Thank you! **

About Sorcha

I am a flute performer and teacher with over 10 years of teaching experience. I have experience performing in large and small ensembles, as well as being a featured soloist in recital and orchestral settings. I have been involved with the premier of dozens of new works ranging from guided group impr

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Ryan P.

11 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • BFA Musical Theatre (Incomplete) from University of Mississippi
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Ryan P.

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I have been teaching voice for 10 years and spent years training in Classical Voice (BA Classical Vocal Performance). The goal is, by focusing on proper breath support, ear training, and the exploration of your own voice, to produce a HEALTHY, rich, vibrant sound that will sustain you through a long, rewarding career.

NOTE: All in-person students are required to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19.

About Ryan

Hi! My name is Ryan. I hold an MFA in Television, Film, and Theatre Performance (CSULA), a BA in Classical Vocal Performance (UAHuntsville), and a minor in Theatre Arts (UAHuntsville). Pulling from over 15 years of performance and training experience, I am here to give you the tools to succeed. Whet

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Justin
I loved taking voice lessons with Ryan! He taught me so much, and I would recommend him for anyone looking to expand their vocal ability.
Justin
I loved taking lessons with Ryan! He taught me so much in such a short amount of time. I would definitely recommend taking lessons with him.
Ashtan P.
So far my 8 year old son is living his singing lesson experience.
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Judy F.

88 Reviews
Spring Valley, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B.A., Music & Business from San Diego Christian College
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Judy F.

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I teach students to play all genres of music from beginning to advanced levels.

I can teach to play by reading sheet music and/or by ear (which means to play music without needing the sheet music in front of you)

All Levels are welcome

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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Delci
Amazing first lesson. I learned so much! Honestly the best voice lesson I've ever had :-D
Sula V.
Extremely knowledgeable, great instructor
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I have taken voice lessons from Ms. Judy 5 years and I now am a lead vocalist at my church and have so much confidence with my capabilities now. She is the best teacher I've ever had and I recommend her to anyone ready to reach that next level in their skills no matter beginning or advanced."
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"Super professional, helpful, and flexible to what I know and would like to focus on. Chris is great!"
Ashton
Took Cello lessons from Christopher B.
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"Tony is seriously the best music teacher I have EVER had. He is so supportive, understanding, and knowledgeable. I have learned more about music theory in the past few months that I have taken lessons with Tony than I have across a whole 5 years. The way he explains all of the new concepts is very understandable and his encouraging nature makes you feel comfortable even if you make a mistake. He also lets you learn songs that you actually want to play, making the lessons even more enjoyable. Overall, Tony has truly helped me improve and actually makes me want to practice during my free time to become a better musician. Thank you Tony!"
Rachel Ioffe
Took Ukulele lessons from Tony N.
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"Great First time experince... Looking forward to future lessons!!!"
Letaj
Took Piano lessons from Christina E.
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"Brandi is great! She is very knowledgeable and patient. My 5yo daughter loves her lessons with her."
Zoey
Took Ukulele lessons from Brandi B.
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"I took lessons with Gavin for 9 months starting out with very little knowledge, just a basic understanding of guitar. He was able to show me scales, modes, chords, and gave me cool tips and tricks to make guitar playing fun. I am currently in a band as the lead guitar player and was able to develop my ear way more then i would of if i tried learning on my own. now i can play several instruments using the skills i used to play my first. Thanks Gavin!"
Lisa
Took Guitar lessons from Gavin L.
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"Another great lesson!!!"
Melissa
Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"The absolute best! I've learned confidence, stage presence, technique, performance and so much more. I have taken voice lessons before with other professionals, but what I have learned with Tingle far exceeds any other instruction I have had from anyone else!"
Jermaine
Took Vocal Training lessons from TINGLE O.
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"Fawn is attentive, patient, timely, efficient, proficient and a fantastic teacher

Fawn is great! She is attentive, patient, timely, efficient, proficient and most importantly a fantastic teacher. As an adult learner she has always tailored her lessons to me in a non-stressful, easy, relaxed manner with a mind to achieving my goals, she weaves her magic and somehow learning to read music and music theory are fun!! I am playing pieces I never dreamed I would master in a relatively sort amount of time.

I highly recommend her."
Vincent
Took Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"First of all I want to say when I read Francesca's profile and saw all of her gifts she was blessed with I knew right away she had so much to offer me, the student! I wasn't sure how online classes were going to turn out since I had never had a lesson online before. Francesca prepped me for an audition and I was amazed at the things she noticed such as posture and body language with my online lesson as well as voice placement. Each lesson with her I have learned valuable material to help me improve in all areas of being an artist! I am blessed for having found her and I highly recommend that you give her a try because you'll be so glad that you did!"
Lisa
Took Audition Prep lessons from Francesca V.
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