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Jim M.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $75
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Awarded Solo guitar CD named "Best of the Year" by Acoustic Guitar Magazine from Acoustic Guitar Magazine
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Jim M.

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I have been teaching guitar in the LA area for over 40 years, most recently at UCLA. With a Master's Degree from CalArts and professional experience including session work with Frank Sinatra and many others, I am uniquely qualified to teach a wide variety of styles, from , jazz, blues and classical to "Americana" and slide guitar. I specialize in finger-style acoustic technique, which allows students to progress from simple chord strumming to full arrangements with melodies, harmonies and bass lines. I also teach music theory, sight-reading and song writing, Now's the time to begin the exciting, enriching, and FUN journey to guitar mastery!

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Hi! I'm a professional guitarist with 25 years of teaching experience. Along with performing and recording, my teaching career has been hugely rewarding. I truly enjoy meeting new students and applying my expertise to help them overcome the hurdles that all students eventually encounter. From b

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Michelle V.

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Downey, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor or Arts, Music from CSU Long Beach
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Michelle V.

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I will develop and strengthen rhythm, music pitch, melodic and harmonic sight reading, articulation, and proper piano technique.

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AVAILABILITY MAY CHANGE DUE TO CURRENT HEALTH SITUATION SO PLEASE CONTACT ME BEFORE BOOKING. I am a Certified Beginning Piano Teacher as well as an intermediate level teacher. I studied piano at Cerritos College of Norwalk, CA where I completed my teaching piano certificate. I completed my Bac

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Patty
Michelle is a great teacher. She is patient, kind, and enthusiastic about music. My child loves going to class and hates missing a class (only when she's sick). She makes learning music fun but it also firm if the child doesn't meet the expectation. It's been a year since we started lessons and we couldn't be more happier.
Izabel M.
Michelle has been very good at keeping my 8 year old engaged and interested in learning to read music. We are looking forward to many more lessons.
Dan
So far so good
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Athan G.

58 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Athan G.

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As a Jazz performance major at Cal State University Northridge, I have received extensive training in both classical and jazz theory. From basic scales to advance harmonic applications, I have much to offer to help expand your knowledge of music theory. I teach based on each students individual needs in order to help them realize their goals.

About Athan

Hello potential students! I have been teaching music for over eight years, and love teaching as much as music itself. As someone who started late (began drumming at age 16), and quickly progressed from complete (i.e. terrible) beginner to studying at nationally ranked CSU Northridge's jazz program,

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Robert B.
I'm truly impressed with how effective Athan is at getting my child to progress and to practice. Athan's adapted to my son's learning and communication style, and I'm impressed with his patience. My son feels increasingly comfortable in class with Athan. I wholeheartedly recommend Athan.
Russ C.
Athan's awesome! First lesson and my son loved it.

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Michelle A.

101 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from University of Redlands
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Michelle A.

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These lessons are focused on re-awakening the student to their creative potential through authentic self-expression. Although centered around the voice, Michelle will use various techniques to help unlock any resistance or hesitation to expressing ones whole self more fully in the world. By first understanding and recognizing the voice as a vessel for creativity and authenticity, we can then cultivate habits and techniques, which allow the student to gain confidence, joy and inspiration through the expression of their authentic self. These lessons are ideal for those wishing to gain more confidence in their speaking voice, the individual looking to overcome any type of performance anxiety and/or for the student wishing to cultivate a speaking voice that more fully reflects and resonates the individual they desire to express themselves as. This can also be a wonderful opportunity for the seasoned performer to take their artistry and connection to their craft to the next level.
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I believe that everyone can sing, it is just a matter of learning how to use your own unique instrument. From a very young age, as a performer, I was sharing my love of the arts with others. I grew up with an immense appreciation for the self-expression and creativity that result from all forms of

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Christi
My first lesson was fun, and i'm looking forwards to my next ones! I would recommend for beginners, because Michelle is really excitable, and makes you want to do your best and have fun.
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Ryan P.
I’m a beginner singer with no prior experience. I’m very nervous about singing and always put off lessons because I was worried I would never be able to become a “singer”. I’ve only had my first lesson so far but it was a lot of fun and very educational. I learned a lot in just one hour and had a blast along the way. I definitely chose the right instructor and if you’re thinking about Michelle for your lessons just do it! She is great!
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Rachel G.

42 Reviews
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Starting at $28
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's in Music--Violin Performance from University of Nebraska-Lincoln
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Rachel G.

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In our first lesson, you will learn about the parts of your instrument, how to care for it, and how to hold it. You will even learn some notes and begin reading music! By the end of your first package of lessons, you will be able to play with lovely tone, using the bow as well as plucking, and will have a handful of simple songs under your belt.

Students describe me as patient, fun, and encouraging! As your teacher, you can expect me to work with you from where you are, and with subjects and curriculum that match what you are interested in learning. I teach traditional classical, using either Suzuki or Essential Elements, depending on your learning and self-motivational needs, and I also teach fiddle music, including Celtic, old-time, bluegrass, and alternative styles. *Please check my availability before signing up, as my time slots are quickly filling up!* I look forward to meeting you! Call Take Lessons today to sign up!

About Rachel

I have played and studied music for 30 years, performing internationally and appearing with groups on local and national radio and television, and have had the good fortune to share the stage and even record with some very talented individuals! As for teaching, I've taught hundreds of students o

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Robyn
Great instructor. Awesome personality and easy to work with. Looking forward to more lessons!!
Brett Telford
Rachel is great. She takes the time to get to know you, she is patient and she tailors the content to your specific needs and wants.
Maria B.
Rachel was very nice and her she really took the time to get to know me. Her lesson was very thorough and in only the first lesson I’ve learned a lot. I highly recommend Rachel for those who want to learn or play violin!

Frank C.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 11 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Frank C.

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I like to get to know my students, and teach them in a way THEY understand! I'm a classically trained operatic baritone, and I bring 6+ years of professional experience to my private voice lessons in different styles as well as elementary and middle school choir teaching experience. I have a Masters and Bachelors degree in Music and Vocal Performance.

About Frank

I'm an enthusiastic teacher who loves to instill the joy of music I have to my students. Music and singing are methods of communication where express emotion, intention and feeling as well as words. I'm a professional opera singer who enjoys all kinds of music. I'm classically and formally trained

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Took Clarinet lessons from Ally Z.
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"Holly Schaff is a wonderful trombonist and teacher. She inspires students with her quick wit and quirky sense of humour all the while teaching the fundamentals of trombone in memorable ways. Holly has been a professional musician on the east coast for years and not only communicates clearly, but demonstrates important techniques and tricks when she teaches. She has studied and played with some of the finest Low Brass teachers and specialists in the world and imparts this learned knowledge of musicianship to her students in lessons. I highly recommend Holly as a trombone teacher for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students.

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Took Trombone lessons from Holly S.
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"Lucas is a highly trained and highly gifted cellist and teacher. As someone who has taught alongside him, I can say first hand that he has an incredible ability to connect with students and inspire them to do their best. His love of music is infectious, and he is constantly coming up with new ideas to help his students understand difficult concepts. I cannot recommend Lucas enough as a teacher, cellist and person!"
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Took Cello lessons from Lucas B.
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"I like how this instructor really helped me practice at a pace I was comfortable with. He was very helpful in teaching me how to compose music and helped me think outside the box. I would definitely recommend him!"
Ryan
Took Composition lessons from Zack D.
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Mike
Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"My son had a great first lesson and knows what to do for practice this week and is excited to continue learning with his next lesson"
James
Took Guitar lessons from David R.
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"Geoff puts you at ease, he listens. Teaches to your skill level. I'm actually looking forward to the next class. I haven't looked forward to picking up a guitar in years and now I'm jazzed"
darius
Took Guitar lessons from Geoff S.
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"Miguel is thorough and patient and is a great instructor. Using lessons books and other music he has helped me progress quite a lot."
Jay
Took Piano lessons from Miguel R.
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"Andrew is a fantastic teacher. He is extremely patient with our son and has found creative ways to motivate him - most importantly keeping music fun and interesting. I have been really happy with how much progress our son has made in just 6 months!"
Naomi
Took Piano lessons from Andrew P.
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"My daughter loves Marissa... I cannot recommend her enough!"
Ashley
Took Classical Voice lessons from Marissa M.
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