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Linda C.

22 Reviews
Campbell, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • BA in Music + Teaching credential from Humboldt State University
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Linda C.

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I started playing the clarinet when I was in 4th grade, and I still have the same instrument!

I've been teaching clarinet for over 30 years. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to assemble your instrument, place your reed correctly, and know where your fingers go. As time goes on you'll be able to read music and play simple songs. Any beginning clarinet book will get us started. In addition to your clarinet and book, you will also need extra reeds, cork grease, and a cleaning swab. As you progress, a a metronome may be helpful. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Linda

I have been a public school music teacher for 30+ years. I am an optimistic, enthusiastic person, who will help you learn music reading in addition to music playing. I started on piano as a young child, and studied clarinet from elementary school through college, where I focused on french horn. I h

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Steven
My son has loved taking lessons with Linda. She is setting just the right pace with him. She is flexible given his strengths and weaknesses. He was genuinely disappointed when I told him he couldn't go to lessons this week because of a family commitment. Can't recommend highly enough!
Janet P.
very comfortable and satisfying first lesson.
JoAnn C.
Linda was great! As an adult beginner with the cello she made the lesson enjoyable and easy to follow. She adjusted quickly for where I knew a little and where I knew nothing. Highly recommend her!
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Robin L.

14 Reviews
Milpitas, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • B.S. Music Education (K-12) from Roberts Wesleyan College
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Robin L.

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Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play a few folk songs and as time goes on you'll be able to treble clef fluently. I specialize in classical music, typically use traditional band method books, and have the following tools available for your lessons: metronome, and laptop. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Robin

Hi, there! My name is Robin L. and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2014 and have loved helping my students learn to play their band instrument for solo competitions, or just for fun! I have a Masters degree in saxophone performance from San Jose State and went to

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Lessa H.
Our daughter really likes her. She's patient and eager to help Lessa learn and catch up to her grade level.
Ignacio B.
Robin is wonderful!
Reed
Robin was early to our first lesson. She worked with my son easily, he felt comfortable with her. She helped him with his fingering and gave tips for the difficult notes. We look forward to working with her for the next month.
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Ley M.

2 Reviews
Union City, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Ukranian, Russian
  • BA in Music from Pedagogue Institute
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ley M.

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My lessons are a balance of fun and focus

About Ley

I have great passion for music, have been involved in music since childhood. I love the teaching process and have been dreaming of teaching music since I was 10 years old.

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Charles
Mr. Malchik is simply an outstanding, excellent teacher. Not only is he knowledgeable in music performance and theory, he is also joyful, enthusiastic and patient with my child. The many things my child has learned include, but are not limited to, how to read treble and bass clef, proper sitting and body posture, left and right hand finger techniques for scales and arpeggios, and how to play chords. Along with this training, he also encourages my child to have creative freedom - to enjoy music by playing songs she has either composed herself or heard outside of lessons.
Kim
It is my great pleasure to recommend Mr. Ley M. to you as a music teacher to your child. I am writing as a parent of a son who has benefited from Mr. Ley M.’s phenomenal instructional ability for the Elementary School Music Program in Newark, California, as well as in private music lessons.
Mr. Ley M. is passionate about music. His love for the art is evident in his enthusiastic and energetic teaching techniques. As the music teacher for the Elementary School Music Program with the Newark Unified School District, Mr. Ley M. is exceedingly patient with all students, encourages them, and coaxes the very best effort from each and every child.
We were very fortunate that Mr. Ley M. was able to provide private tutoring for my son beyond the after school music program. My son has made tremendous progress in learning to play the clarinet. Mr. Ley M. has given my child a strong musical foundation-learning the correct embouchure and fingering techniques to play the clarinet, increasing proficiency in reading notes, timing, and hearing pitch.
Although Mr. Ley M. is one of the best music teacher in the area, his prices are extremely reasonable. In my opinion, he is worth every penny he charges and I certainly believe I have received excellent services for my money. I am tremendously grateful to Mr. Ley M. for everything he has taught my son and the joy of my son’s music playing has brought to our family.

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Gloria C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $19
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner
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Gloria C.

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I have been teaching private instrument lessons for over 13 years, as well as General and Performing Music in the Arizona public school system. I am currently a middle school band and orchestra director. I have experience teaching virtually in individual and group settings, and can teach beginner clarinet to any age.

My credentials are:

Bachelor of Music in Education from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Master of Science in Psychology from University of Phoenix

About Gloria

Hello, my name is Gloria, and I specialize in private instrument lessons. I have a wide variety of knowledge with all instruments. My primary instrument is the cello, which I received my Bachelor of Music in Performance for. I have been playing the cello for 27 years. I have extensive performance e

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Vincent D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1994
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Vincent D.

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Vince DeLuca is a saxophone, clarinet, flute & accordion player. He toured with the Contours for 15 years. (They were the 2nd group signed to Motown Records and had the fastest rising Motown Hit called "Do You Love Me...Now That I Can Dance). In addition to performing with The Contours, he has also played with The Temptations, Gloria Gaynor, Martha Reeves, The Miracles, The Buckinghams, and many other groups that had hit records from the 50's, 60's, and 70's era.

Vince DeLuca is also a high school and middle school band, choir, and orchestra director. He has a bachelors degree in Music Education (K-12) and a masters in Saxophone Performance from Wayne State University. DeLuca has taught instrumental music for 20 years in Michigan schools including Pontiac, Southfield, and Detroit.

About Vincent

Vince DeLuca is a saxophone, clarinet, flute & accordion player. He toured with the Contours for 15 years. (They were the 2nd group signed to Motown Records and had the fastest rising Motown Hit called "Do You Love Me...Now That I Can Dance). In addition to performing with The Contours, he has als

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Julia A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks French
  • Bachelor of Music - Clarinet Performance, Bachelor of Arts- Environmental Science from Northwestern University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Julia A.

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I teach clarinet lessons at any skill level, tailoring the curriculum to each student. A recent conservatory grad, I am enthusiastic about learning how to play and appreciate music. My lessons incorporate non-playing techniques to build aural skills and a sense of musicality, like focused listening and singing, as well as more traditional means of building strong fundamental technique. Playing clarinet is so much fun, and I hope to bring the same joy I get from playing to my teaching!

About Julia

I am a freelance clarinetist and teacher based in the Chicago Area, and I have just finished my undergrad, completing a dual degree program in clarinet performance (BM) and environmental science (BA) at Northwestern University. I try to meet each student where they are in terms of how they are pr

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Average Cost of Clarinet Lessons in Los Gatos, CA

The average cost of 60-minute clarinet lessons in Los Gatos is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $176 per hour.
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$57 average
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"Michael started with our son doing in-home lessons and was absolutely stellar! He was patient, enthusiastic and talented. During COVID, we have switched to on-line lessons and he is just as great. He is the best teacher we have had and Jacob looks forward to his weekly lessons. Thank You, Michael."
Lisa
Took Clarinet lessons from Michael T.
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"Wonderful instructor! Guides me through various techniques and patiently instructs me on assigned pieces. As an adult student he really makes this fun to continue to grow my clarinet skills. Highly recommend!"
Dimitri
Took Clarinet lessons from David B.
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"Joshua Blatman is a fantastic music teacher. He has a great resume, is experienced in a variety of instruments, and a solid background in teaching.
I think any kids lucky enough to learn music from Joshua will have fun and hopefully fall in love with learning it, just like my kids have."
Joan
Took Clarinet lessons from Joshua B.
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"Tina is wonderfully patient and reinforces good habits with positive feedback. Would definitely recommend for children."
Starrina
Took Clarinet lessons from Tina D.
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"David was my first online clarinet coach and you cannot have a better teacher when you want to learn quickly and correctly. I took 13 lessons and it changed my life as a clarinetist. I highly recommend David."
Raymond
Took Clarinet lessons from David B.
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"Bill helped me get back on track with the clarinet when I returned to playing as an adult, years after I'd played as a kid. He met where I was and helped me get to where I wanted to go--playing jazz. Besides being a good and patient teacher, he had a lot of innovative ideas for music selection, accompaniment options, and practice techniques. I recommend him to students of any age."
Pam
Took Clarinet lessons from Bill T.
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"Mary has the best sound concept and really teaches how to make a beautiful, expressive tone on the clarinet! She's has a lot of experience as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral performer. Mary is a wonderful professional musician, and the best teacher you could hope for! I've improved so much from taking lessons with her."
Andrea
Took Clarinet lessons from Mary J.
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"Wilma is very patient and encouraging. Love her demeanor. I’m enjoying my lessons"
Dina
Took Clarinet lessons from Wilma Evangeline B.
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"Best instructor ever! Michael tailors each lesson for my 10-year-old son--who honestly is a reluctant student. In three lessons Michael has improved his playing and also given him practical fun tips on how to practice between lessons."
Calum
Took Clarinet lessons from Michael T.
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"Seth and I had a great first lesson. I haven't played in a long time and he gave me helpful pointers on how to improve my embouchure. He gave me positive feedback on my rhythm and constructive feedback on my tone. We worked through some songs together. Next time I will probably ask him to play some more for me so I can hear what I need to improve for a particular song. I highly recommend him."
Alyssa
Took Clarinet lessons from Seth D.
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