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Nicholas M.

18 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
  • AA Degree in Music from West Valley College
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Nicholas M.

18 Reviews
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Private Classical Piano Teacher

Piano Lessons may include the following...

+ Piano warm-up exercises
+ Technique and style development
+ Selected songs to practice
+ A recorded copy of the lesson to review and practice with.

As a private instructor, Nicholas seeks to develop students of his own to build excellent technique that they may become confident and comfortable pianists in any style they desire.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Piano Keyboard with Music Stand.
Piano and Vocal Song Books
Lesson Recording Device

*** Travel Equipment ***
I provide a selection of music books to read from, a piano keyboard if the student does not have one, and a lesson recording device. Students may provide any music they wish to work on.

About Nicholas

Nicholas M. is available to give voice and piano lessons in-home and in-studio. What to expect in a voice lesson: Vocal warm-ups Technique and style development Selected songs to practice You may record the lessons with your own phone, microphone, etc. As a private instructor, Nicholas

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Keith J.
Great first lesson.
Sempi
He is friendly, knowledgeable about music, and my son says he is good with kids.
Guan Q.
experienced teacher for singing. And he is very patient and nice.
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Ahmad G.

219 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $43
  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ahmad G.

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Private Classical Piano Teacher

Online lessons through video, Skype or Zoom. Or private 1-on-1 piano lessons at my sanitized private Studio in San Jose. Ranked Best Music Lessons in San Jose Bay Area!

I have toured around the world with bands such as Guns N Roses, Dokken, Michael Angelo Batio, Ratt and Metallica. I have studio experience. Over 20+ experience in teaching, touring and recording. I specialize in rock, metal, blues, acoustic, classical and pop music. I can teach beginners how to start correctly yet learn fast from techniques I developed myself and learned from piano masters. I can also teach advanced techniques, artist development, live and gear consultation.

About Me:
Teaches students: Ages 3+
Teaching since: 1992
I'm Ahmad a very enthusiastic musician. I started out teaching myself at the age of 12. I moved to the U.S. in 2001 and studied music for 15 years receiving my B.M. and M.M in music and audio production at San Francisco State University. I then moved to Los Angeles and performed ...

About Ahmad

I'm Ahmad a very enthusiastic musician. I started out teaching myself guitar at the age of 12. I moved to the U.S. in 2001 and studied music for 15 years receiving my B.M. & M.M in music and audio production at San Francisco State University. I then moved to Los Angeles then studied and trained wit

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Ben
I have been meaning to write this review for a while. I have been coming to Ahmad for lessons for about 6 months. I have tried on two occasions to learn guitar from other instructors but quickly became frustrated and gave up. My time with Ahmad has been a completely different experience. He is a fantastic instructor and he focuses on building the fundamentals. Using a foreign language as an analogy, my other instructors started by just teaching me how to pronounce different phrases, without teaching what the individual words meant or how to modify the sentences. Ahmad starts by teaching the vocabulary and how to construct any sentence you want. He is very patient, sends you home with excellent lessons to practice, and once you get to the point where you simply need time to improve technique before you can advance any further, he switches to teaching basic music theory, so that you can continue to learn while you wait for your hands to catch up with your brain.

If you want to spend the least amount of money on guitar lessons, I would encourage you to go learn from some college kid, as you will spend $80 on one or two lessons and then just give up. If you want to actually learn how to play guitar, come see Ahmad.
Tim
I have been working with Ahmad for over a year now. I spent some time trying to learn guitar myself, from books and from online teachers, but was never able to make any real progress until I met Ahmad. Immediately he was able to move me in the right direction through 1 on 1 tutoring and by providing me with the right materials to build my confidence and skills. As a person with a family and somewhat demanding job it's always tough to find the time to work on guitar practice, but Ahmad works with me and paces everything well to build my skills while keeping it fun and challenging. It's always a delight to join Ahmad for lessons - his studio is convenient (with easy free street parking) and comfortable with nice natural light.
I can't recommend Ahmad highly enough - He's an absolute pleasure to work with. He's friendly, considerate, and an amazing guitar teacher. Since starting guitar lessons with Ahmad my playing has risen to a new level and my enjoyment of guitar in general his increased exponentially. I find myself always looking forward to my lessons!
Ivan
Ahmad brought my playing to a new level in a very short period of time. I had been stuck and not making much progress with my improvisational skills for the better part of a year when I first started lessons with him. I was impressed by his ability to quickly analyze my playing and knowledge and suggest some focus areas. After working on various intervals, I began to feel a magnetic pull in my fingers when playing. The intervals enabled me to make the connection between the licks and lines in my head and the physical fret board on the fly during improvisational sessions.

Ahmad is extremely organized. He has folders full of exercises for every topic imaginable. His exercises are clearly written with specifics on how to effectively practice them, and they progress in an incremental and logical fashion. This level of organization allows you to get the most out of your time with Ahmad. He can quickly retrieve exercises for a topic, without having to stop and think, or waste time on transcription.

I have a demanding schedule which only allows me time for lessons once a month. Even at such a low frequency, I leave every lesson with more than enough material to keep me busy. Ahmad has been very flexible working with me and changes that arise in my schedule. On top of all of this, Ahmad is a genuinely pleasant person to spend time with and I really look forward to our time together. For me, I was an intermediate player looking to get to the next step. But I'm confident that Ahmad could accelerate anyone's playing at any level.

Anna A.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Speaks Russian, Italian, English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Anna A.

3 Reviews
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Private Classical Piano Teacher

Hello,
my name is Anna and I am a piano/ vocal/ music theory teacher. I graduated from the Rimsky Korsakov College of Music, Saint Petersburg and now I continue to educate people in the music field in California. I have big experience in working with children and adults, combing Piano and Vocal technique to develop general musicality.
Although I have a solid theoretical and performance background, my lessons are not " your childhood boring nightmare". I want my students to feel the music not as "the most difficult and useless thing I've ever learnt" but as useful, beautiful and fun life skill!
All ages and levels are welcome!

About Anna

Hello! My name is Anna, I am a singer and voice/ piano teacher. I believe that everybody is able to sing and I can help you with that. Want to sing at the party? Audition to a local theater? Or just sing for your own enjoyment? I can help you with all of that, using my special voice techniqu

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Sylvia
Excellent attention to the fundamentals and a capacity for making lessons fun. My six-year-old loves her.
Eden
Anna is a great teacher, she showed my daughter how to improve her form, gave her some tips for warming up, and did a lot of teaching while keeping the lesson fun.
Jacob
I just started piano and vocal lessons with Anna today. She is professional and really knowledgeable. I am looking forward to learning more and finding my true singing voice because she makes it fun.

Jacob B.

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Adrienn L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, German, Hungarian
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 2 and up
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Adrienn L.

6 Reviews
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Online Classical Piano Teacher

I have been teaching piano professionally for 20 years. All ages welcome. Want to play your favourite songs? I teach it you . I teach you how to write and read music . I teach classical and modern piano music. I teach other musical instruments. Playing the guitar, playing the violin. I teach solfége and singing.

About Adrienn

I am a music teacher. I graduated from Liszt Ferenc Music Academy of Budapest. I studied music in YALE University and Northwestern University. I have been teaching for 20 years. I teach piano, guitar, violin, singing, solfége , music theory and music history. I teach all different ages and exper

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Tess T.
Ms. Adrienne is so patience and friendly. Love her sweet accent and beautiful smile--it puts my daughter at ease and allow my daughter to be more confident in herself. She can't wait to start her next lesson!
Jinhua G.
I love singing and she is 👍.
Phoebe W.
My daughter loves Adrienn and says I picked a great teacher! Adrienn is very kind and very patient!

Katrina S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1981
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Katrina S.

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Online Classical Piano Teacher

I have the natural ability to make students feel comfortable--to connect with them. I have loved the piano for most of my life and that genuine enthusiasm rubs off. I also have over 30 years of teaching experience with students from ages 5-83. I believe learning an instrument is the most rewarding thing you can do. It give emotions an outlet, reduces stress and for many of my students helps them forget the stress of the day.

About Katrina

I love playing the piano and I would love to teach YOU to play the piano. I've been teaching for over 30 years and enjoy getting to know new students. I love all ages, but have found the best challenge/enjoyment from adult beginners. I have been a middle school choral teacher, elementary genera

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Wade B.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded 2019 GRAMMY Music Educator of the Year (Quarterfinalist) from GRAMMY Committee
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Wade B.

14 Reviews
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Online Classical Piano Teacher

I have a fluid teaching approach based on my REAL LIFE EXPERIENCE with an emphasis on improving technique, musicianship and a “truth is love approach” to ensure musical improvement within the first two weeks of lessons! I sincerely believe creating music should be a joyful & fulfilling experience and one that will be a positive change in someone’s life (as it has been for mine). I teach all genres of music on multiple instruments and specialize in audition preparation, real-life gig preparation and musical mastery. I want my students to reach their musical potential and aspirations, while having a good time doing something that they love.

About Wade

I am a GRAMMY Nominated educator, trumpeter, guitarist, bassist, pianist, singer/songwriter, composer/arranger, drummer and recording artist. I graduated from University of Indianapolis with a Bachelor’s of Arts with a concentration in Jazz Studies and the University of Cincinnati College Conservat

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Tim J.
Had a good first day. The time passed quickly. Looking forward to my next lesson.
Catherine D.
Wade is super personal and full of information! I learned a lot in my first lesson and he was very easy and fun to talk to. I'm excited to learn more from Wade! :)
Joyce
Wade is the rare combination of a talented accomplished musician with the ability to communication with the students. He continues to perform and study with experts in the music field. I was truly impressed with how he built relationships with the students. It is obvious that he cares about each individual and wants what is best for him/her.

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Average Cost of Classical Piano Lessons in Los Gatos, CA

The average cost of 60-minute classical piano lessons in Los Gatos is $81. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $300 per hour.
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"Glynis, has been a great teacher for my daughter Sophia. Sophia caught on quickly and really enjoys her lessons. Glynis is very calm and explains lesson well for her to understand.. She also enjoys hearing Glynis sing the tunes of the songs. It's been a joy having her as her teacher."
Linda
Took Classical Piano lessons from Glynis D.
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"Maureen is the best teacher ever, so far. She is just what I wanted/needed. Very patient and understanding. I enjoyed my lesson with her and look forward to more"
Olga
Took Classical Piano lessons from Maureen K.
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"I appreciate the ways that you communicate with your students. You not only teach, share your skills, but also inspire your students. I don’t know too many piano students, especially kids who enjoy practicing. You distill in them the reasons for there endeavors and help them grow into a lover of music. Have fun and enjoyment in the process!!"
Wah Lee
Took Classical Piano lessons from Tracy W.
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"Perfect. He matched his lesson beautifully with the music I like and how I am likely to learn quickly. Could not ask for better."
Debbie
Took Classical Piano lessons from Peter Q B.
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"Very good teacher! Love the lessons every week."
Kayla g
Took Classical Piano lessons from Aldrin E.
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"Melody has been an outstanding teacher to my daughter. She really know how to make things fun and exciting. She will be missed."
Jesse
Took Classical Piano lessons from Melody S.
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"I have the highest praise for Neil. I am an adult, and I studied for nine years as a child and started studying again about ten years ago and have studied with several teachers during that time. I work on some difficult pieces, and Neil can always explain to me how to play the passages I am having trouble with and make it seem easy. Also, he can demonstrate for me how something should be played because he is such an excellent pianist. I am so happy I found Neil, and highly recommend him."
Bill
Took Classical Piano lessons from Dr. Neil G.
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"Honestly, Gina was a strict teacher and great teacher at the same time. I had to practice a lot, but it was really rewarding experience. She is very patient and guided me to understand how profound classical piano is. My playing technique improved significantly.

I would strongly recommend Gina to anyone who wants to improve!"
Suuny Han
Took Classical Piano lessons from Gina B.
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"Excellent teacher who has been training my daughter in classical piano for the past 3 years. Anahit has an incredibly vast knowledge of piano repertoire, technique and performance. She has gotten my daughter active in the Certificate of Merit program of California and understands how to properly prepare students to achieve high marks in all aspects of piano study. Highly recommended!"
Michael
Took Classical Piano lessons from Anahit S.
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"Celine taught our daughters both piano and voice lessons. She is an excellent teacher with a wide knowledge of piano and singing. She is very kind, friendly and patient. They were not only able to learn from her, but they really enjoyed her as a teacher, as well... I would highly recommend her as a teacher."
Camila
Took Classical Piano lessons from Celine K.
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