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Claire G.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
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  • Speaks English, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music Production and Engineering and Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
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This program is one that I use on a daily basis and has shaped the way I create music, as well as produce music for other artists.

I did my undergrad at Berklee, majoring in music technology - this program is certainly a music industry standard and a powerful tool for making records.

You can expect to learn the basics of Pro Tools, as well as the fundamentals of digital recording.

I can help you set up your home studio, troubleshoot and further develop the concepts that you already know about music technology.

About Claire

2 decades of playing experience, I studied classical violin growing up and began teaching my first student at the age of 16 - I have been teaching violin to students of all ages for over 10 years of all levels and styles. I completed all the ABRSM exams and earned an ATCL diploma from Trinity Col

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January 30, 2018
Vicky
very patient and responsible, good!
January 11, 2018
Wesley M.
Claire was very welcoming, she pushed my son and challenged him while also being very patient. We look forward to many more lessons to come.
January 5, 2017
Laura
Claire is so talented and personable. She has an amazing musical background and truly a gifted teacher!!
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Tomoko O.

(10)
Fountain Valley, CA
Starting at $80
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Diploma in Professional Music (focus in Jazz Composition and Performance) from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2011
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Tomoko O.

Fountain Valley, CA

(10)

I have vast knowledge and teaching experience in music theory and ear training based on my education and teaching experience at Berklee College of Music. I can give you many practical tools to learn theory, and simple exercises to improve rhythmic, harmonic melodic sense in ear training.

About Tomoko

Tomoko has been teaching private lessons in piano, music theory and ear training since 2011, and is currently available to teach lessons at her home studio in Irvine, CA or at your home. Tomoko has helped students find joy and confidence in playing music. She is also able to guide you to play in a

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April 27, 2018
Holly W.
My first lesson went well. Tomoko is very patient. Even in one lesson, I felt I learned a lot. She finds out what level you're at to save time and plays to your interests. I look forward to more lessons.
June 28, 2016
mosh N.
Tomoko is a not only a perfassional teacher, but also a talented improvisor! She has extensive knowledge of lots of kinds of music (ballet, Jazz, classic) and excellent skill of improvising. I observed her accompany class for ballet, she was very patient and helpful which are also very important qualities of being a teacher. it was a great experience!
June 13, 2016
Don
I am just starting to learn how to play the piano, and have had no past experience with other music teachers. Tomoko has a very pleasant and encouraging teaching style. Her approach is informal and she does not rely on a rigid "lesson plan". I would highly recommend her for those wanting a relaxed learning experience.
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Annalise S.

(9)
Arcadia, CA
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Redlands
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Annalise S.

Arcadia, CA

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Singing lessons will focus on finding appropriate repertoire, singing with confidence, developing vocal ease and endurance, and musical interpretation.

About Annalise

I am a very positive and patient teacher. I focus 50% of my lessons on physical and vocal warm-ups and 50% on the student's chosen singing and/or acting repertoire. I look forward to working with students of all levels and find joy in helping people find their voice. I earned my bachelor of mus

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June 17, 2015
Amanda H.
Annalise has a very impressive background in music and education, and it really reflects through her lessons with my daughter. She has instilled a lot of confidence in my daughter, to the point that she tried out for, and made, Advanced Choir at her school. I very highly recommend Annalise!
May 31, 2015
Ezekiel S.
He found the lesson enjoyable and wanted to continue practicing the drills he learned
May 31, 2015
Ezekiel S.
He found the lesson enjoyable and wanted to continue practicing the drills he learned

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Chizindu I.

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Acoustic Guitar
Starting at $15
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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I've been playing the guitar for about 5 years now and I've come to really love and enjoy it. A lesson with me can get you from beginner to knowing Chords, scales, and neat tips and tricks that will get you playing your favorite songs before long.

About Chizindu

I am a Junior in college currently majoring in electrical engineering. I'm intrigued by topics involving science, engineering, and math. I've always been told that I explain topics very well and it inspired me to start this journey. My hobbies include(but are not limited to) Tennis, Web development

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Rebecca O.

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French Horn
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Experienced professional and teacher with a conservatory education. Lessons are tailored to each student's musical goals and desires, whether that be playing horn professionally or for fun. I am comfortable working with beginner to college level students and make sure our time together is positive, useful, and fun!

About Rebecca

I am a professional horn player and teacher in Glendale, CA. I recently moved from Portland, OR where I was the fourth horn of the Portland Columbia Symphony and Newport Symphony and freelanced with groups such as Oregon Symphony in the area. I also am a founding member of the trio Onomatopoeia, an

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November 9, 2018
Mara
Rebecca is fantastic. My son started lessons with her when he was eleven and she formed a rapport with him quickly, meeting him where his interests and abilities lay. He is fourteen now and she keeps him engaged and interested. When the physical demands of horn playing become taxing she teaches theory and composition. She has been responsible for so much of his growth as a musician and a person and is a delightful person to be around, smart, funny and thoughtful. I cannot recommend her highly enough!
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Joseph L.

(5)
Bass Guitar
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Performance from Berklee College of Music
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Joseph L.

(5)

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I have years of teaching experience with the following features:

- Focusing on students personal musical interest
- Customizing music curriculum accordingly
- Teaching all styles
- Offering beginner to advanced level lessons and theory
- Nurturing students passion for music
- Creating a soothing atmosphere
- Online and in-home lessons available
- All ages welcome

About Joseph

I am Joe L. from Lebanon, New Hampshire. I started playing guitar at age 11. Over the years I explored many different styles such as rock, blues, metal and classical. As I further devoted myself to music I started playing the flute, saxophone, piano, and bass. My passion for music led to several su

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August 6, 2019
Calum
Taught me some cool new blues picking. This guy knows his shit!
August 5, 2019
Matt
Joe is a great guy and musician, a really easy person to work with, talk to, and hang with. Most importantly he is an extraordinary musician, he knows his stuff, and he knows how to communicate it to a student. His knowledge spans far beyond a pro and his teaching skills surpass many "professional" teachers I have worked with in the past. Nothing but a joy every lesson. Joe has opened my eyes to what the fretboard displays harmonically. I am grateful for what he has given me. Thanks Joe!
August 5, 2019
Malik
I'm currently taking electric guitar lessons from Joe. Without a doubt, it is the highlight of my week to spend an hour jamming with him. While learning a new instrument is always difficult (especially one as physically/mentally demanding as the guitar), Joe is endlessly knowledgeable and always has a cool new trick to show me to make everything less daunting and more fun. It has been such a joy to be instructed by someone so funny, talented, patient, and kind. I cannot recommend Joe enough!

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"Michelle is a great teacher. She is patient, kind, and enthusiastic about music. My child loves going to class and hates missing a class (only when she's sick). She makes learning music fun but it also firm if the child doesn't meet the expectation. It's been a year since we started lessons and we couldn't be more happier."
- Patty
Took Piano lessons from Michelle V.
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"Such a wonderful experience. My son Gabriel was so excited and loved his lesson. He came home and started practicing right away. Karen was so patient and an excellent teacher."
- Gabriel
Took Piano lessons from Karen R.
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"I took up the drums at age 35 and took lessons with Keith for about a year - I give him my highest recommendation and would encourage other prospective drummers to seek him out! He has a contagious enthusiasm for both music and teaching, and I genuinely looked forward to my lessons. Learning drums (particularly as an adult) is a potentially frustrating endeavor, but Keith's methods emphasize constant progress: with every lesson I could feel and hear myself getting better. Practicing never felt like drudgery; rather, he motivated me to continue to learn at a comfortable pace.

He is both a talented musician and a gifted instructor, and I recommend him without reservation!
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- Alex G
Took Drum lessons from Keith J.
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"Great guy. Knowledge about many instruments. Very helpful lesson."
- Jesse
Took Djembe lessons from Anthony L.
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"wonderful teacher

Wow! Mr. Cooper is such a wonerful teacher. After only 5 lessons my daughter has built her range and is learning the importance of breathing. She loves coming to her lesson each week and is pushed in such a kind and positive way. Looking forward to continuing lessons. We can't say enough great things about Farabog!!"
- DeAnna
Took Singing lessons from Farobag C.
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"Jaxon has been awesome teacher. He knows what he is talking about and can actually teach it in simple way."
- Peter
Took Guitar lessons from Jaxon W.
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"Melissa has a lovely, well trained voice! She doesn’t sing with strain- she correctly supports her voice! She worked with me for 5 years in our choir. The choir always enjoyed her vocal and anthem preparation! So- not only does she have the talent and training- she understands how to work with singers for the best results. As a retired high school and college choral director, I have the highest respect for Melissa. I miss her!"
- Lynn
Took Singing lessons from Melissa G.
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"Al is the best teacher

My son started learning the guitar with NO experience at the age of 9. He is now playing the songs he always wanted to learn, is always excited to go to his weekly lesson, and above all has the upmost respect for AL as do I as Anthony's mom. I couldn't think of anyone I would rather my son learn from. Al's extensive knowledge of musical instruments is nothing short of remarkable! I would recommend AL to anyone looking for a teacher in the musical arts."
- Juline
Took Guitar lessons from Al P.
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"Excellent teacher! He is helping me with tempo and have taught me new ways of playing the guitar. He cares about hands position in the guitar in order to play the guitar in a comfortable and efficient way. Also, he tells you what you are doing wrong in a very subtle way. You can tell he really enjoys teaching people how to play guitar remembering the basics and showing anyone can play guitar with practice, dedication and passion."
- Jorge
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Kirk R.
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"Wes has been an awesome instructor! Looking forward to our future lessons!"
- Tammie
Took Piano lessons from Wes C.
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