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Wesley R.

6 Reviews
Modesto, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Assyrian, French, English
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Wesley R.

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I am an experienced composer. I have a bachelor's degree in music composition. I can help you explore your creativity and become great composers and song writers.

About Wesley

My name is Wesley R. I am a professional classical pianist and have performed in Jazz ensembles too, and I teach classical as well as some jazz piano. I hold a bachelor's degree in music with high honors from Stan State. Also, I received a first-place award in the Classical Solo Performance categor

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Betsy
Without a doubt the best writer and teacher. Wesley helped me with my research papers and essays several times, and they have been picked as the best papers in classes of 60 students more than twice. He is very patient and on point. He teaches so many great writing tips. I highly recommend him.
Jones
Wesley is a wonderful teacher. He explains everything so well and in details. He helped me so much with writing my papers and assisted me in structuring my paper perfectly. I learned so many writing techniques from him. He is super patient and he makes sure you learn everything by giving different examples that make sense.
Elizabeth
Wesley R. is a very smart and helpful person. He helped me with my writing assignments so much and taught me so many things about writing and the English language. Because of him I can speak English better and my writing has improved so much. He has a peaceful and good personality and is very trustworthy as well.

Kyle C.

5 Reviews
Hughson, CA
Starting at $27
  • Teaching since 2005
  • B.A. Music Education / Music Composition from CSU Stanislaus
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kyle C.

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I am a double reed (oboe and bassoon) specialist and have played both for over 16 years. I tutor the double reed students at Hughson High School and Ross Middle School during the school year. Proper oboe embouchure, technique and selection and adjustment of reeds is something most public school teachers overlook. Trust a specialist!

I teach oboe primarily through the tried and true Rubank method and the Ferling studies. Students will learn how to properly care for the instrument, how to read music, music theory, instrument technique, practice techniques, ear training (how to play by ear), reed adjustment, and repertoire. I also employ custom exercises specifically for oboe to help my students progress the fastest.

About Kyle

Hello potential students! I have a B.A. in instrumental music education and composition. I have taught private lessons for over 12 years. Teaching private music lessons is my primary job, so I have much experience and wisdom compared to teachers who teach "on the side." Students of all ages stay wi

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Amanda M.
Kyle is very patient and good with teaching my daughter the violin.
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Monica
Kyle is a great piano teacher! He is very patient with my 12-year old son. Just yesterday he referred to him as “fun Kyle” because he teaches him small songs on the side that he can show friends and family or are for upcoming holidays. He’s always punctual and respectful of our family and home. I’m grateful to have found him!

Tosin B.

1 Review
Stockton, CA
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, Yoruba, English
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tosin B.

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Love Kenny G/ Coltrane sound? relish the FREEDOM for self-expression in SMOOTH JAZZ? love unscripted playing (cut out music sheets dependence)? wanna have FUN learning & Improvising? need a more PATIENT teacher? Wishing to start JAMMING from day 1-3? Hire me.
My goal is to help you express YOURSELF through playing while soothing your listeners... with CONFIDENCE.

I take pride in distilling relevant music concepts and tailoring our sessions towards what you need. I'll FILTER OUT the boring theories & lack of focus that comes with learning from stereotyped "book" musicians where you could get stuck.

I have worked with 2 students (over the 3 months) who now play well in their school & church music bands. I am now teaching a 56 year old beginner as well. I enjoy seeing such remarkable difference soon after our class & have the special TEACHING ABILITY vital for you to learn well and fast.

FOCUS- learning the right things, the right way- Embouchure, finger placement, ...

About Tosin

Tosin here. Wanna play sax well like Kenny G, Dave Koz or Charlie Parker, Let me teach you. I am a versatile, well travelled, actively performing sax instructor & well-rounded musician ( playing 6 instruments professionally). I have performed with various music bands in the US and abroad. Yes, expe

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Morayo
Patient Teacher! You will definitely learn great things on your first day. This actually wants to see you get better, and is not just about getting his check! I recommend him to anyone, any day!

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Debra R.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music from Morgan State University
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Debra R.

9 Reviews
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My goal is to inspire artistry, confidence, and great self esteem by sharing over 20 years worth of musical experiences and knowledge. All students will learn to play the piano in a fun and creative way that is beneficial and suitable for their particular learning style. I aim to make learning this beautiful instrument as easy as possible and the students love it!

About Debra

Debra has been teaching private lessons since 2002 and has helped students learn to read, write and perform music in a fun and relaxed environment. Debra received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from Morgan State University with a concentration in Piano. As an expert in her field, Debra looks f

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Imani
Great teacher! , very kind, patient and experienced, does a great job with teaching your level of skill, she is very supportive and never will make you feel like you can’t do it, the sky is the limit for success in her music room!
Rion
Inaya has gained an incredible interest in playing the piano since beginning her classes. She practices on her own now very consistently. Debra is patient with her and that goes such a long way! I am proud of Inaya and highly recommend Debra as a piano instructor.

Alex S.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Bachelor of Professional Music (magna) from Berklee College of Music
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Alex S.

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Instruction offered in

technique
repertoire
ear training
improvisation
reading music

About Alex

*Note: Availability especially on the weekends can change depending on the week, lessons can be scheduled on a week to week basis Experience: 21st Century Community Learning 2013-2017 BandSeed 2014-2016 Edward B Shallow Junior High School, Brooklyn, NY 2012 Joe's Music And Dance Academy, Que

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Emma
Alex has been giving piano classes to my almost 6-yr old girls and he has really well connected with them. He is very flexible and he even introduced guitar to one of the girls when I had expressed that she should maybe try something else! Thank you Alex!
Brandon
Alex is a great teacher, very positive and excellent at using custom teaching techniques to work with the student.
Bryan
Alex was truly a wonderful teacher. He was so kind, down to earth, patient and educational. He showed such an interest with my son. We're more than happy to invite him in to our home again for more lessons.
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Viviana J.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Bachelor of Music from Musicians Institute
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Viviana J.

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You can take on guitar at your own pace, we will assess the best way for you to learn and achieve your goals.

About Viviana

Hello!!! I am a professional singer, songwriter, and recording artist. I graduated from Musicians Institute College of Music in Los Angeles CA with a Bachelors of Music, specifically voice and a certification on Audio Engineering. Students can expect improvement week to week in their musical abi

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John S.
Viviana is great! She has the right skills to teach and a great voice!

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"It was a first lesson, so a bit hard to rate. Peter is personable and clearly an excellent guitar player. He helped me with several fingerings and a riff. He is going to work up a plan with exercises, etc., for our next lesson. That will give me a better sense of things"
Dennis
Took Guitar lessons from Peter C.
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"Tanisha is amazing and gave our son so much confidence that he got the lead role in a musical!"
Allen
Took Singing lessons from Tanisha H.
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"Priscilla was very patient and very knowledgeable. We look forward to going back"
Ceci
Took Guitar lessons from Priscilla L.
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"Matt is an awesome teacher. I have been taking lessons with Matt for about 18 months now. Even though I haven't picked up a horn since high school, Matt's patience and methodology has given me the confidence to pursue this hobby further.
Highly recommended!"
Tal
Took Saxophone lessons from Matt L.
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"Rhonda is an excellent teacher! She was very patient with my 5 and 7 year old
learning to play guitar in a brief summer session. We all had a great time together."
Lailah
Took Guitar lessons from Rhonda S.
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"My son, a freshman in high school, has been taking lessons with Karl since January 2015 and it has been a great experience. Karl is knowledgeable, patient and punctual. He has helped my son prepare for upcoming auditions and exams as well as helping him improve his technique and breathing. We have been very impressed by Karl's enthusiasm for his craft and how he is able to pass this on to our son."
Laura
Took Trombone lessons from Karl L.
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"I just had my first lesson and it was a great experience! Looking forward to the next one!"
Randall Morris
Took Guitar lessons from Greg L.
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"Indigo is a fantastic teacher! I've taken lessons with Indigo both online (recently) and in-person (when I used to live in NYC). Indigo's teaching style really resonated with me - she provides incredible support and encouragement for beginners and her instruction has always helped me understand the weird nuances of singing and how to unlock my voice. She has also helped me with more advanced music theory/guitar during lesson to compliment the singing and help with songwriting. She also makes the online format work really well (which I can't imagine is easy) and I've always felt like the online lessons were as valuable/productive as the in-person lessons I took before I moved."
Ross
Took Singing lessons from Indigo S.
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"Ahmad is incredibly skilled not only as a musician, but as a teacher. My 10yo son started studying electric guitar with him as a complete beginner, and his progress within a couple months has been amazing. I appreciate Ahmad's thorough approach which ensures that my son is learning all the different skills needed to become a competent guitarist, including reading tablature as well as traditional notation on the staff. At the same time he makes sure to teach power chords from the get-go that allow my son to play rock songs which inspire him and give him an immediate feel for what it is like to really play the instrument.

Equally important, Ahmad is a kind and patient teacher who is excellent at working with kids, doesn't speak down to them, and has the gift of being able to relate to them where they are.
My son comes away from every lesson excited and inspired.

I'm a professional musician and teacher myself, and know how difficult it is to find a truly competent, dedicated, and inspiring teacher, especially for children. I am thrilled that we discovered Ahmad - he is a true gem."
Mona
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Excellent Voice Teacher

Mrs. B is a wonderful and dedicated teacher who focuses diligently during class sessions. She thoroughly explains terms and technique and is friendly and sociable. Her extensive knowledge of languages comes extremely useful in Italian arias and other folk songs as to explain the meanings of words and to convey motion. Her classes are enjoyable and fun, while still being comprehensively academic."
Leah Y.
Took Singing lessons from Kathleen B.
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