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Lot D.

7 Reviews
Arcadia, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks ENGLISH, DUTCH, FRENCH
  • Awarded FULBRIGHT GRANT from Fulbright Foundation
  • DOCTOR OF MUSICAL ARTS (Modern oboe) from USC Thornton School of Music
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Lot D.

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Lot has performed with LA Opera, LA Master Chorale, Musica Angelica... She is a Fulbright scholar, has a Doctoral Degree in Oboe Performance and holds the position of Lecturer in Baroque oboe at USC. Lot lives in Arcadia with her son (11) and daughter (9). Students and parents praise Lot for her patience, approach, kindness, optimism and expertise. Lot’s lessons emphasize good technique, sound development and the joy of playing.

About Lot

I am Lecturer in Baroque oboe at the USC Thornton School of Music, as well as General Music Teacher at the Duarte Unified School District. I have been teaching individual oboe lessons for over 15 years. I connect well with young children and beginning students, as well as with intermediate and advan

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Isabella I.
Amazing instructor.
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Stephanie H.
Lot is a great instructor and is great at picking up on my individual strengths and weaknesses. I thoroughly enjoy being one of her students!
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Karen D.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Awarded Grand Prize Winner from Meridian Records
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Karen D.

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Oboe:
A family of double reed woodwind musical instruments, they are usually made of wood, but there are also oboes made of synthetic materials. The Oboe is commonly used in concert bands, orchestras, chamber music, film music, in some genres of folk music, and as a solo instrument, and is occasionally heard in jazz, rock music, pop music, and popular music. I will begin by teaching the basics of breath control, apeture, fingering, the reed, notes, rhythms, reading, songs, theory, and soloing.

About Karen

Hi! My name is Karen D. I’ve had the pleasure of performing, singing, writing, and recording since I was seven years old. Besides being an Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Music, I have been a lifelong student of the international world-renowned instructors Dante Pavone and Charlie Banacos.

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John J Conlon
Ms. Karen did a pretty good job, she had ideas for the lesson and provided ideas for the next lesson. She went out of her way to help me with this new idea---------"music" and "reading music." If there was any short fall in the lesson it was on my side and my preparation failings. I have no problem recommending Ms. Karen to others. Regards, JC
Troy W.
Extremely knowledgeable! Karen is a superb guitar instructor. Honestly, I was struggling. Discouraged! She helped me understand my strengths and weaknesses, and moved me from beginner to intermediate in a matter of months. If you’re getting tired of learning from YouTube and smart phone apps, let Karen kick start your guitar playing. You’ll be glad you did. Thanks Karen!!
Aidan V.
Karen was great!
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Ellen O.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks French, English
  • B.M. Music Education and Music Performance from Ithaca College
  • Teaching since 2010
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Ellen O.

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I strive for my lessons to be all about the student and tailoring them to your interests and needs! The oboe is a very exciting instrument and I hope that together we can discover ways for you to enjoy it. I am happy to help with general musical skills, oboe performance, and reed making. I have much experience preparing students for programs such as school programs, entrance placements, youth ensemble programs, and all-state ensembles.

About Ellen

I have been playing music my whole life participating in band, orchestra, chorus, and piano. I have been teaching students of all ages and abilities privately primarily on flute and oboe since 2010 as well as various other wind and brass students. I hold a B.M. in Music Education and Oboe Performan

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Had an awesome first lesson experience and excited to continue working with Ellen!
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Angela P.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 8 to 70
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Angela P.

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I will offer you all the tips and tricks you need! We will work from the basics, then build on to making musical phrasing and techniques together that will make you play the oboe with confidence in a shorter amount of time. Don't hesitate to reach out to me with any questions. :)

About Angela

Anyone wanting to play the oboe is welcome! I am an experienced oboist and a teacher. I have a Doctorates degree in oboe (Yale, University of Southern California, and University of Texas at Austin) and I have been teaching oboe since 2009. My lessons are fun, interactive and intuitive. Feel free to

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Feng Z.
Angela is a highly experienced teacher with professional oboe skills. My child's oboe playing skill increased substantially within 3 months under her guidance. My child told me that he has met his school band teacher's requirements for the new school year so far.
Sarah
Angela is a great teacher. She is very patient.
Randeep Kapoor
Angela is a great teacher. She was very patient and helped my daughter gain confidence with Oboe. My daughter made measurable progress in just 10 classes she took. Angela also recommended a good reed to purchase. We will be back soon for additional classes. Thanks
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Zoe S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2019
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Zoe S.

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Hi! Welcome to my studio!

I have studied and played the oboe for 12 years. I received a B.A. in Oboe Performance from Baldwin Wallace Conservatory in 2020.
Oboe lessons with me look different depending on the student's needs and skill levels!

Oboe can be a challenging instrument to learn, I am passionate about providing an enriching, fun, learning experience for my students!
I hope to bring joy others lives through music!

I am comfortable with all skill levels. I also have experience with reed making, which is something we can discuss introducing into lessons as well if appropriate.

My curriculum varies based on the student, but includes music theory, ear training, solfege, and improvisation! I look forward to hearing from you!

About Zoe

I am a professional oboist! I have been classically trained in the oboe for 10+ years! In my experience, I have played with various different orchestras and wind ensembles in concert halls across the country. I began teaching oboe at the end of my college career. I am passionate about sharing my k

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Kaitlyn J.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Bachelor's of Oboe Performance from Southern Illinois University
  • Teaching since 2014
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Kaitlyn J.

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I have been teaching oboe lessons for seven years, and although the oboe is a difficult instrument, I believe you can learn to have a good sound early on with the right instruction! I am a professional oboist who loves sharing the fun of oboe with others. All experience levels are welcome and lessons will be catered to your needs and feedback on what you want to be able to play. I put a lot of emphasis on good tone, technique, sightreading, and some music theory. I really do look forward to working with you!

About Kaitlyn

I started playing the oboe when I was nine and eventually received a Bachelor's in Oboe Performance from Southern Illinois University in 2018. I have lived in Illinois my whole life, but I am moving to Indiana soon after I get married this year! I love teaching students and I have the most experien

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Average Cost of Oboe Lessons in Lakewood, CA

The average cost of 60-minute oboe lessons in Lakewood is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $101 per hour.
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$58 average
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"Great teacher, very patient and knowledgeable. My daughter has been taking lessons for a bit over a month and has made very noticeable progress and is excited to practice and go to lessons."
Alissa
Took Oboe lessons from Jill M.
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"Grace was on-the-dot punctual, and had me play what I could for her. Right away she locked in on my intonation, which I have been having problems with. She asked several questions, which was a good thing. She followed up with a printed list of things for me to work on. All this was done with a pleasant gentleness which has me looking forward to the next lesson."
Peggy
Took Oboe lessons from Grace M.
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"Dawn is so helpful and patient. Great lesson."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"This lesson was extremely helpful!"
Stephanie
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"She is a very good instructor who has taught me a lot in a very short time."
Sasha
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Briana is an amazing musician and a fantastic teacher! She has the experience to teach all levels and is a great reed maker. Lessons are always fun and I always learn something new. Thanks Briana! :)"
Meredith
Took Oboe lessons from Briana V.
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"Bonnie has been enthusiastic giving the class.
She has been understanding helping us with delays to join the class because of technical difficulties."
Isabella
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Best instructor every, lots of patience, has given terrific confidence. Am now playing Oboe as intermediate in 4 months."
Peter Evans
Took Oboe lessons from Rina M.
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"Our daughter really enjoys her lessons with Ms. Dawn. She does a great job breaking things down for her students. You can tell that she wants her students to have strong fundamentals before they move on to learn new notes, tricky rhythms, or different styles of music!"
Ginger
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"I thoroughly enjoyed taking lessons with Lot. I was a beginner student on baroque oboe and she helped me to attain facility with the instrument in addition to teaching me to make baroque oboe reeds. I would thoroughly reccomend taking lessons with Lot!"
Zack
Took Oboe lessons from Lot D.
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