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Marshal Y.

Oakland, CA
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • BA, History from Yale University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Marshal Y.

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I start from scratch with every student, and create a plan based on their goals, experience, and preferred music styles. No two students have the same lesson.

Additionally, because the jazz school I attended gave students very strong instruction in harmony and ear-training, I teach students not just how to read notes, but to understand what they're playing so they can be more creative and versatile. Moreover, I encourage students to feel comfortable making mistakes in a safe environment so they can step outside of their comfort zone.

About Marshal

I've been involved with music for nearly my whole life. I started out with Suzuki violin lessons and then switched to the piano when I was in the 2nd grade and have been performing, studying, composing, and teaching ever since. I graduated from Yale with a Bachelor's in History and afterward e

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I recently took an intro to piano class from Marshal via Zoom. He e-mailed the course .pdf materials promptly after booking so that I could visually go over the lesson ahead of time. He had an easy going manner about himself and was okay with me interrupting on several occasions to ask a question or tell him I already knew the material being taught. Definitely recommended for beginners and children!
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Steven B.

24 Reviews
Alameda, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1978
  • AA Music Theory from Laney College
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Steven B.

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I began classical piano instruction in 1960 and took private lessons for ten years before branching out into all the other styles of music. I have taught, recorded and performed professionally since 1978, and will show you proper hand and finger technique, music theory, how to read notation and chord charts/symbols, and equally as important teach you how to play by ear. I teach all ages, all styles and all levels of piano, and will teach you how to have fun with it all along the way!

About Steven

Have you always wanted to learn how to play the piano, guitar or electric bass? Or maybe you've just felt like brushing up your musical knowledge and playing skills? Now’s your chance to fulfill those dreams! About Me: San Francisco Bay area pianist/guitarist/bassist; I've been playing music fo

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Debora H.
Wonderful first lesson with Steven. Steven shows a real interest in teaching. My success is his sucess. I learned a lot at the first lesson. He’s very knowledgeable, informative and has an easy going and fun teaching style. Looking forward to future lessons!
Sue M.
Great. He’s very talented I’m excited to begin working with him.
Lavernne
I've been taking lessons from Steven for I think two years now and he's helped me so much not only in reading music but also in ear training and in my song writing. He's incredibly patient and fun to work with. He also has a really nice cat.
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Yuhui L.

7 Reviews
Fremont, CA
Starting at $55
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Doctoral Music of Arts, Piano Performance from Arizona State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Yuhui L.

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Dr. Yuhui L. has performed as a soloist and chamber musician in the United States and China. She received her M.M. from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where she studied with Prof. Yoshikazu Nagai. Dr. L. obtained her doctoral degree at Arizona State University (ASU), majoring in Piano Performance with Prof. Robert Hamilton. Dr. L has been a prizewinner in national and international piano competitions, such as the Colorado International Piano Competition. Students advised by Dr. L. have won multiple international and domestic awards in piano competitions. She works with students of all ages to provide a comprehensive and exciting musical education.

About Yuhui

2020 Update: all lessons are taught over Facetime or Zoom. Dr. Yuhui L. has performed as a soloist and chamber musician in America and China. She has been invited to New Paltz International Piano Festival, Cincinnati International Music Festival, and the Colorado International Music Festival. Yuhu

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Aiden
To begin the journey of piano playing is not easy for an adult, Yuhui has been a patient instructor and great friend along the way. I really enjoyed the past months of lessons and am looking forward to continuing the journey with her in the future.
Rose G.
Teacher is great and very patient.
David G.
i will see you next time ok and it will be better.

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Anastasia S.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, German, Ukrainian
  • Awarded First Prize and the Special Prize from International Piano Competition in Rome, Italy
  • Teaching since 1998
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Anastasia S.

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Traditional piano lessons, all styles, complex music education

About Anastasia

After Anastasia’s Carnegie Hall Debut in 2006, the New York Concert Review wrote: "For a critic, hearing a new pianist with a truly warm, luscious tone is like breathing in the scent of jasmine blooming - a pleasure to be recalled again and again - and so I'm happy to report that from the first not

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Weian Y.
Excellent teacher! My 9 years old daughter liked her immediately!
Dmitry
Excellent
Denny
As an adult beginner, I chose Anastasia for more personalized instruction, especially in technique, after learning the basics through community center group lessons. I have not continued only because another equally well-qualified instructor who lives close by, within walking distance, has become available. I am very pleased with the lessons and pointers that I have received. Anastasia is professional, encouraging, and friendly. An especially helpful part of her instruction is the set of comments and suggestions that she writes down to guide practice between lessons. If the neighbor instructor does not work out, I’ll be back.
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Rodshida H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks english
  • Teaches students Male: 3 to 18; Female: 3 to 30
  • Piano Pedagogy BA in music from University of SC
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Rodshida H.

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I am Ms. Rodshida. I have been playing classical music since the age of 3 years old, under the instruction of the Late Dr. Gary Rutkowski at Presbyterian College. I received a bachelor of arts degree in music from the University of South Carolina. As an accomplished musician, I've received many outstanding awards. the American Scholar Award, American Musicians Guild diploma, and recognized as a high achiever in the music field. I have students that have made history as a prodigy of SC. My motto is: Never say you can not do something because anything is possible with the right practice.

About Rodshida

My piano students can expect to improve week to week on the piano skills. I am a member of the American College of Musicians Guild. My students will participate in the Guild that are judged by top college music instructors in the world. I teach students from the ages of 3 up to 30. I also teach an

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David A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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David A.

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Hey future student,

About David

Hey future students, I'm a multi-instrumentalist and vocal performer. I play drums, piano, and bass. I love listening to an assortment of genres including R&b , Neo soul, to rock and gospel. Learning how to play and sing multiple genres is my passion and I would love to share my knowledge with you

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Lafayette, CA

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Lafayette is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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"Great teacher-very patient and accommodating. Has a great approach with students. My son enjoyed taking lessons with him very much! Would highly recommend him!"
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Took Piano lessons from Mark M.
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"Rachelle is a superb teacher! I am thrilled with her knowledge, style and ability to help me in ways I've never been shown or considered.

All I can say is wow.

Practical, able to respond to learning styles and abilities individually, there's no one size fits all for her. It's all about what you want to learn in the most effective way based on where you are right now.

I also sing, so she is helping me raise my game playing piano and singing.

I'm genuinely thrilled to have found her, I can see us working together for a very long time."
Colleen
Took Piano lessons from Rachelle M.
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"Powerful Teacher

I started learning piano with her and she is really a good teacher."
Elham
Took Piano lessons from Angela H.
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"Several months ago, I was financially able to take piano lessons, and found "Takelessons" online. I was put in touch with Melody (I thought that was a perfect name for a piano teacher) and I WAS THRILLED WITH HER.

Melody is knowledgeable, helpful, patient and sweet. I still practice what she taught me, everyday and it was a lot for just a few lessons. When I can afford to, I will get Melody back for more lessons . She is worth every penny.

Sincerely,
Heidi Sanes

ps, Melody drew the notes on my fingers one day when I was struggling more than usual. ;)

pss, I TRIED to give Melody 5 stars and was unable to figure out how but, SHE GETS 5 STARS FROM ME :D"
Heidi
Took Piano lessons from Melody S.
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"Wonderful piano teacher!!"
Sheryl
Took Piano lessons from Athena M.
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"We really liked our first lesson!!"
Syrus
Took Piano lessons from Angela H.
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"Very friendly atmosphere great teacher."
Jason
Took Piano lessons from Sarah P.
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"Marsha is really nice. My daughter loves her and is looking forward to many more lessons"
Hailey
Took Piano lessons from Marsha K.
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"Nice, professional and very good with children. My son loves her. The best piano teacher ever!!!"
Gosia
Took Piano lessons from Adrianne B.
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"My son has been taking lessons from Laurie for over a month and we have already experienced improvements. She is patient, as well as attentive to his needs and means of learning. I would and have recommended her to my friends and family."
Andre
Took Piano lessons from Laurie D.
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