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Desiree G.

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Long Beach, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks German, French, Spanish, Italian
  • Vocal Performance and Music Education from California State University, Long Beach
  • Teaching since 2011
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Desiree G.

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We will cover the fundamentals of ear training including identifying intervals, the difference between major and minor tonic, primary triads in major and minor, and key and time signatures.

About Desiree

Hello there my name is Desiree G. and I'm a recent graduate of the Bob Cole Conservatory at Cal State Long Beach. While there I earned two Bachelor of Music degrees in Vocal Performance and Music Education. I have always had a passion for performing, collaboration, teaching, and sharing music with

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Desiree is seriously best. Very insightful, and really knows how to dig into the bits that bring progress!

Jason L.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor's in Finance and Investment Mangement from Northumbria University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jason L.

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I graduated from Musicians Institute in Hollywood (originally called GIT), a renowned music school especially for the guitar. I have had taken guitar lessons and also taught students of different ages for nearly 5 years before I attended MI.

I received an honors degree of Guitar Performance and Audio Engineering and have been on the Dean's List every quarter.

I will combine my teaching experience and what I have learned and summarized from my learning, in order to give you comprehensive, in-depth, straightforward, and easily applicable lessons from beginner to advanced.

When I was teaching back then, I sometimes focused on one thing at a time and didn't realized how important to combine all things together it is until I went to MI. I will cover all the following sections throughout my lessons, so that you will become more of a musician, instead of a, for lack of a better word, guitarist:

Technique
Music Theory
Performance
Improvisation

About Jason

I have been playing the guitar for 15 years. I graduated from Musicians Institute in Hollywood (originally called GIT), a renowned music school especially for the guitar. I have had taken guitar lessons and also taught students of different ages for nearly 5 years before I attended MI. I receive

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Jessica G.

54 Reviews
Pasadena, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks German, English
  • Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Cole Conservatory of Music at CSULB
  • Teaching since 2006
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Jessica G.

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Cello lessons in my studio, at your home, or on-line.

About Jessica

I have 20 years of playing experience along with a Bachelor's degree in Cello Performance. I was the section leader of my university's orchestra as well as a full-scholarship member of the university quartet. As a professional gigging musician, I have played with Il Divo, Mario Winans, La Jolla S

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We didn’t have a cello teacher in our small town so we decided to try taking online lessons. Jessica took my daughter through Suzuki books 1-6. She was very personable and very focused. She kept my daughter motivated and even allowed performance opportunities (Skyping into recitals). We have since moved to a bigger city and my daughter takes live lessons. Her new teacher (who has a doctorate in cello performance) was very impressed with my daughter’s technique. Thanks Jessica for giving my daughter a great musical foundation!

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Chris L.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, English, Spanish/Español
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Chris L.

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I am a professional gigging blues/rock/indy musician who is well versed in a multitude of genres, I have toured while playing both modern and classic country and recently graduated college while studying jazz. I have spent the last 8 years of my life dedicated to learning about the guitar and want to pass it along and teach for a living. I specialize in rock and blues, with an emphasis on improvisation for all genres.

About Chris

I began teaching music professionally in 2015 and since then it has become my passion. I graduated college with a degree in music and teach professionally as my primary source of income. I regularly teach guitar and bass (4 string 5 string and fretless) as well as introductory piano and even colleg

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Brenten D.
First lesson was great! My son is very excited for the next one!
Carrie
Chris makes learning guitar fun for my son and has motivated my son to practice regularly. Thank you!
James W.
Chris was patient and informative. I'm an actual beginner with literally just picking up guitar for the first time. He focused on the basics and asked what style I liked to be taught. I'm looking forward to working with him more
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Valerie B.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $36
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BS in Music Education, K-12 from West Chester Universtity, West Chester, PA
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Valerie B.

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My approach is fun, simple, and easy to understand. I focus on getting a strong foundation and excellent first experience with music. The child will be given a lesson and theory book to work from, but will also be encouraged to play music they personally like. This keeps the child motivated to play and adds an element of fun! These songs can then be used in our recitals, for auditions, or put in their personal repertoire book.

About Valerie

Hi there! My name is Valerie. I'm a certified music teacher that loves to see a person grow in their love and ability for music. With 15+ years of teaching privately, experience teaching publicly in elementary school music classrooms, enjoying several years as a Kindermusik (preschool music) tea

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Amelia F.
Valerie is amazing! My daughter is very shy and I was concerned online singing lessons may not go very well. But Valerie was very kind and fun. My daughter really enjoyed the lesson and she learned a lot. Looking forward to many more lessons.
Evelyn
My 10 year old loves her lessons!
Sylvia A.
Gosh!!! She has so much patience with my 4 year old granddaughter....she sends me recordings of there session and my granddaughter is actually following it...Valerie has a warm soul and makes me aware of details ....she’s greatttt!
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Michael N.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Michael N.

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Want to play your favorite songs? interested in learning to write and record your own music? I will help you build a solid foundation of music theory and technique while tailoring to your personal tastes and goals. the lesson plan includes: songwriting, music production, piano, vocal, melody, guitar, Juno ds, Ableton and logic pro x

About Michael

I am a songwriter and producer. I graduated from Los Angeles College of Music with a degree in Songwriting. students can expect to improve week to week in their lyric technique and melodic coherence and creative expression. I teach students of all different ages and experience levels. A

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"Good experience definitely would recommend! Encouraging teacher who is committed to helping you learn what you want to learn."
Rohan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Daniel B.
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"Michael is very patient and awesome. My first lesson was awesome."
Susan
Took Clarinet lessons from Michael T.
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"I highly recommend Juliet as a singing instructor. My daughter looks forward each week to her lesson. Juliet is knowledgeable and kind. It is exciting each week to watch my daughter progress under Juliet's direction. She offers a very comfortable atmosphere in which to learn and progress and I think any student would find her to be wonderful."
Jennifer
Took Singing lessons from Juliet J.
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"Shahin has been great with my two boys! (Ages 5 and 7 when they started). He's very patient and keeps them on task - and has really helped bring out their love of music! All my younger son wants to do all day is play the piano now!"
Nancy
Took Classical Piano lessons from Shahin M.
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"The best teacher I've ever had...

My learning experience with Ron has been great! I'm truly getting to know my instrument and what it takes to be a good musician. The lessons are designed to my specific needs and cover the full spectrum of musicianship. I'm confident that with Ron's guidance and routine practice, I'll finally be the guitarist/bassist I always wished to be.

Thanks!"
Dennis
Took Guitar lessons from Ronald A.
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"No nonsense lesson. Learned some intrinsic things that help a lot. Looking forward to the next lesson. Thanks Richie"
Shawn
Took Guitar lessons from Richard D.
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"Karney is an absolutely fantastic teacher who is very knowledgeable on all areas on guitar from classical to rock and roll. He has taught me a lot and any student of any age would benefit greatly from having him as a teacher!"
Maria
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Karney S.
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"I have been taking lessons with Ahmad since June - I was referred by a mutual acquaintance. I bought myself a guitar for my birthday a year ago and realized I needed some outside motivation to play it. While I'm relatively new to guitar and this is my first time taking guitar lessons, I have been drumming for 13 years with private instruction and university courses. I would highly recommend Ahmad. He is inspiring, professional, informative, and patient; a shining example of what a great teacher should be.

Over the past five months, I've already seen significant improvement in both my guitar performance as well as my understanding of the guitar and music in general. Ahmad is very good at balancing the scale between creativity and technique, while never losing sight of what your goals are as a student. As with any learning process, I would suggest you understand your own goals and level of commitment before jumping in to lessons. As I've seen, Ahmad will probably motivate you to practice more than you originally thought, which I really appreciate. It's with practice and strong understanding that I've gotten to a point where I am proud of my abilities on the guitar. Work with Ahmad and I hope you find the same!"
Brent
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Fantastic Since 2011

Jesse has worked with all 3 of my kids. Trumpet, piano and guitar, including voice. Jesse is passionate about music and sharing it. He loves what he does and his enthusiasm translates to the students. He inspires them to push their limits and really enjoy the experience. He is professional, experienced, interested, and easy going but very reliable--a rare combination."
Shawna
Took Guitar lessons from Jesse M.
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"Makes singing success seem easy

Jameson's helpful pointers, positive feedback and easy-going attitude and sense of humor make it really easy to make progress and feel good about lessons and about singing in general."
Alex
Took Singing lessons from Jameson J.
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