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Craig T.

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La Mesa, CA
Starting at $25
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Craig T.

La Mesa, CA

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I can get students up and running by starting out with the following:
1) Learning how to tune the guitar. 2) Learning the notes of the strings. 3) Learning chords using the CAGED system (based on minor and major chords). 4) Learning scales and patterns. 5) Learning how to play songs, both harmony and melody.

About Craig

Hi. I have over 45 years of playing experience. I have performed in Bluegrass bands, and a Rock, Pop, and Soul ensemble at Cuyamaca College. I play left-handed, so mirroring is easy. Both lefties and righties are welcome. I have the knowledge and ability to help beginning and intermediate stud

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Bijan Z.

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San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
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  • Speaks Farsi, Swedish, German, English
  • Master of arts (Music Education)/ PhD (Musicology) from Sweden/Germany
  • Teaching since 2014
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Music Theory is necessary for learning music, no matter what you do. I can go through a basic music theory with you in this course together with you. After the basic course you'll be ready to start with form and harmony and build up a platform for composition or music analysis in the future.

About Bijan

Hi! I believe that music is rooted in all human beings and cultures in a reach and vast variety of forms. Music unifies and engages thinking and feeling in a direct and immediate way. Music influences individuals simultaneously on different levels of consciousness and form an important device f

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Michelle G.

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San Diego, CA
Starting at $50
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  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • BA in Music from UCSD
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Michelle G.

San Diego, CA

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I have been teaching piano for 15 years and playing for 25 years. Lessons with me are customized according to your specific learning style and goals. I specialize in learning to read music, music theory, and technique. All ages and skill levels are welcome!

About Michelle

I am a professional pianist, keyboardist and accompanist and have been playing for 25 years. I studied music at UCSD. My specialty is musical theatre and I music direct and accompany shows throughout San Diego ranging from youth theatre to professional productions. I regularly play for numerous ven

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September 25, 2018
Shirley
Michelle is an excellent musician and teacher! She really knows the piano and how to teach students how to play it. She's patient and gives someone like me the encouragement I need because of my struggles with reading music. She's the best!

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Ryland S.

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Audition Prep
Starting at $125
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 18 to 75
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Make your audition unforgettable, make it you, and make it your best! I've helped countless singers prepare auditions that not only book the gig, but that they can feel proud of every time.

About Ryland

Hi there! My name is Ryland and I am a full-time vocal coach. Thanks for taking a look at my profile here on TakeLessons - I know you have a lot of options, so let me tell you a little bit about what makes my teaching approach so unique and successful. I received formal education for Vocal Perf

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July 16, 2018
Ryan D.
I had singing classes before for years, but before meeting Ryland I had a 2 year hiatus for many reasons. I needed someone that could help me evolve my rusty technique to gain vocal power while going thru FTM hormone therapy. In the first few weeks I already noticed a big difference in my voice, being able to hit such power that I didn’t had before. He would also notice my strenghts and weaknesses, and work on them with easy to understand concepts and techniques. Each week it gets more challenging and with him I’m able to get better each time, so it does end up not being challenging at all! He also understands that my voice is going thru changes, so everything is done in a healthy way, pushing forward my knowledge and practice while making it a safe transition! He’s kind enough to give me lessons that I work at home in-between classes as well. And to top it all, we both have the same sense of humor, so after a tough day at work, being able to do what I love while being a funny and relaxing experience it’s gold! Thank you Ryland! Can’t wait for my next class! :)
July 6, 2018
Sonja
Ryland is the real deal. He’s an amazing teacher and has helped me resolve an issue that I’ve had my entire life with my voice. I always felt I was straining my voice and always had to make a huge effort trying to be heard and yet my voice would not project and often people would have a hard time hearing what I was saying. I always felt very frustrated because our voice is such an intimate expression of ourselves and I felt that I was making this huge effort and my voice did not feel like a natural expression of myself. Instead I felt tense and uncomfortable. When I picked up acting, the issues with my voice, the need to be heard and to have a confident vocal range became more urgent. I didn’t really believe it would be possible because I had tried a speech therapist in the past but Ryland has taught me how to make lasting changes to my voice that have made a huge difference in my life. Ryland is incredibly gifted. He has an amazing ear and can hear things about my voice that I don’t even know how to put into words. We worked over a period of several months and he was a truly wonderful teacher, not only in terms of the work we did during the lessons but also his kindness, compassion and nurturing were equally important in helping me make the changes. I can’t recommend him highly enough.
June 26, 2018
Mark
Ryland is an exceptional communicator, helping me learn to get out of my own way and trust my voice that's already here. Together we developed a daily practice, specifically designed to strengthen my weaknesses and carve out the grooves I need in order to do my best work. Join forces with Ryland and you will build confidence, you will build YOUR voice, and you will move forward with excitement and anticipation!
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Ivelis P.

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Flute
Starting at $34
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Want to play that song you like most in flute? Classical, Jazz or Popular you can learn here. Experienced teacher of 10 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate flute student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be playing songs in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of music theory, ear training, sight reading, technique, and more. Let's get started!

About Ivelis

I am from Puerto Rico. I began to play flute since I have 11 years old until now. I graduated recently from Conservatorio de Musica de Puerto Rico with a Bachelors of Music, specifically flute, with great accomplished expectations of my professors. Flute students can expect to improve week to wee

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Bethany R.

(31)
Opera Voice
Starting at $20
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Dorothy MacKenzie Price Piano Scholarship from University of Toledo
  • Bachelor's of Education from University of Toledo
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I can teach you technique involved with opera singing as well as help with auditions.

About Bethany

I have a Bachelor's degree in Music Education as well as eleven years of private teaching experience. My students are all different, so each lesson is different!

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November 5, 2019
Jahnna R.
Thank you Bethany for being so kind and caring. I can't wait to have more lessons with you!
September 3, 2019
Garrett K.
Bethany is extremely nice and fun. She seems extremely knowledgeable, having a ton of experience teaching. My first lesson was a good amount of information, but not overwhelming. It is a true joy to have a teacher that is incredibly passionate about music and teaching others!!! I highly recommend Bethany for anyone looking to start playing piano.
June 19, 2019
Brad
I needed a voice coach to help me with the mechanics of singing. Bethany gave me advice on proper breathing, warm ups and vocal exercises, dietary do's and don'ts, etc. Her knowledge and experience helped me tremendously. I highly recommend Bethany.

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"Music is such a huge part of my world, and after touring many years ( 15+) I landed here at age of 32 writing a review which I would only do and only will do if i feel its something I need to share. Stephanie has shown me a world that I hadn't had many footprints on before I reached out to her for voice lessons. Talented is an understatement, her approach to teaching voice is incredible, the ability to adapt to each person, describe and demonstrate. Not to mention her patience ( dealing with me ) in a way that has finally made sense giving my last attempt to really give it my all to learn how to share my soul not only through guitar but now the VOICE..
Some amazing singers may not teach, some amazing teachers may not sing Stephanie you have a god given talent to do both.... stay in your magic!"
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Took Singing lessons from Stephanie H.
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"Very friendly and explains concepts very clearly. I had a great lesson and learned so much! When I went home to practice all that I had learned my violin playing was cleaner than it had ever been!"
- Melissa
Took Violin lessons from Megan H.
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"good lesson and progress is continuing"
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Took Violin lessons from Josiah B.
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"Jason is so patient and helpful

I started taking ukulele lessons on a whim to be able play songs for my son who is 13 months old. I have never had much success with music. Sometimes my son is napping while I have my lesson, and sometimes he wakes up and I wear him in a carrier. This doesn't frazzle Jason at all who always prepares great lessons for me and quickly simplifies things when he sees me struggling. Even when I feel stressed because my son starts fussing, Jason is cool, kind, and calm. I love my new skill of playing ukulele and am so grateful to Jason for making it possible. He is really good at providing kind support and the right amount of challenge in a lesson. He's also punctual and accommodating with schedule changes. Overall I give Jason an A+."
- Lorna
Took Ukulele lessons from Jason M.
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"Jamila has been giving our 7-year-old twin boys piano lessons for six months, and my wife and I are blown away by what an incredible teacher Jamila is. Our boys began never having played a note in their life, and in just six months they play at a level we didn't think they would reach for at least a year and a half or more. Family and friends who hear the boys play are amazed because their own kids took lessons for years and didn't achieve the same level of skill and knowledge of musical theory so early on--and it is 100% thanks to Jamila! She doesn't underestimate kids or teach down to them. She teaches proper technique and theory in a positive, encouraging, yet rigorous way that I imagine most kids will respond very well to. We feel blessed to have found her."
- Eric
Took Piano lessons from Jamila S.
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"Kun is a wonderful instructor who has passion for teaching and playing the cello. Her positive attitude and friendly personality make her lessons engaging and extremely helpful."
- Luca
Took Cello lessons from Quinn L.
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"Stephen is a brilliant and experienced guitar instructor. My wife signed me up the electric guitar lesson with Stephen after my retirement about a year ago. I told him that I had no music background and just wanted to be able to play the 70’s songs I like. The lesson plan is based on my level and my goal. I started the fundamentals and now I can play most my favorite 70’s songs. I enjoy every lesson with him. What I learn in one hour class can fill out the rest of the week. Thank you for making my retired life so meaningful. “It’s never too old to play guitar! “ I would highly recommend Stephen to anyone who wants to learn to play the guitar!"
- Rob T.
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Stephen B.
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"The first lesson went well. I am looking forward to my next lesson.
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- Evelyn
Took Piano lessons from Jerry S.
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"Very knowledgeable and patient"
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Took Piano lessons from Alya I.
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