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Rachelle G.

5 Reviews
Valley Village, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2007
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Rachelle G.

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About Rachelle

Hello! My name is Rachelle and I'm a professional singer, songwriter and pianist from Victoria, BC, Canada. My background in music is a blend of Pop, Rock, Jazz Classical, Blues and R&B. I was featured in Keyboard Magazine’s November 2012 Issue as one of the 6 Best Keyboard Heroes to watch out for

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James E.
Rachelle is extremely personable, knowledgeble, and communicative in her technique training. She is really helping me to unlearn all the bad habits that have naturally developed over the years, and I'm already more cognitive of my vocal projection. She's at the top of her game. Would highly recommend her to ANYONE in search of the best instructor.
Emmanuel M.
A fantastic teacher

In just my first few lessons with Rachelle, I learned more about the anatomical aspect of singing than I had in 10 years of choir/singing. She put great emphasis on the technique and skill aspects, while still balancing it with emotional connection. Perhaps my favorite thing about Rachelle is that instead of giving you songs to practice or telling you exactly what kind of songs you need to be doing, she allows you to bring in any music that you like and allows you to pick the focus of your lessons (whether you want to work more on breath support or volume or tone quality etc.). She maintains a flexible, laid-back and supportive attitude and has been a wonderful help for me.
Taliya S.
Rachelle is a great teacher!

I took lessons with Rachelle for about 2 years and I'm so glad I did. I have improved so much vocally as well as performance-wise. It was a lot of fun to be able to work on my own favorite songs instead of purely classical. I would definitely recommend taking lessons with Rachelle!
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Keira M.

19 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $39
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Winner of 18 in America Songwriting Contest from Gannett/ WUSA9
  • Teaching since 2012
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Keira M.

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10+ years of songwriting experience. Certified ASCAP songwriter. Winner of 2011 International Smashtune Songwriting Contest. Finalist in Kauai Music Festival Songwriting Contest. Winner of "18 in America" Songwriting Contest. Finalist in 2013 GrammyU Amplifier Center Stage Contest.
I am a singer/songwriter and touring artist that has performed all over the country. My songs have garnered international radio play and I want to share my simple songwriting strategy with you!

About Keira

I am a singer/songwriter and recording artist who has toured Los Angeles, New York, Washington D.C., Miami, and more. Over the years I have studied classical/jazz/pop piano, musical theater/jazz/pop/rock singing, and contemporary songwriting. I am proud to be winner of the 2011 International Smasht

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Keira is a great piano teacher, patient and always on time.
Jadyn
AMAZING!! Outstanding work and makes songwriting so enjoyable! She’s so kind and highly recommend!💕
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Ellysa R.

22 Reviews
Burbank, CA
Starting at $67
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Ellysa R.

22 Reviews
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As an award-winning singer/songwriter myself, I am here to help you take your own thoughts and emotions and turn them into works of art. In our lessons, we will focus on learning the different types of song structure, accessing your creative brain, and using both words and melody to fully express the emotion or story you're wanting to convey. I am so excited to start this wonderful journey with you!

About Ellysa

Hello! My name is Ellysa and I am so excited to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2012 and have loved helping my students realize their potential, gain confidence, and find their own voice. I have been trained in the LAMDA system, as well as attending Interlochen Arts Academy conse

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Madeline
She was very in depth, knowledgeable, and also very friendly! I’m excited to continue my lessons :)
Olivia Z.
Very friendly personality. Great energy.
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Deanna C.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Deanna C.

13 Reviews
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Together we will build a strong lyric and melody. We will learn object writing, concept and title, structure, song form, rhyme schemes, etc. Students will then take that lyric and melody and add the chords themselves or I can bring in a 3rd party to accompany our arrangement.

About Deanna

A full scholarship recipient and graduated of the prestigious, Berklee College of Music Boston, Deanna has made a full career in the entertainment business. She was a Semi finalist on Season 8 of America's Got Talent, Spokes singer and actress for retail giant BIG LOTS national holiday commercials

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Elizabeth
Deanna is FANTASTIC....I feel honored to be one of her student ......she is AMAZING !!!!♡♡♡♡♡
Elizabeth
Deanna is FANTASTIC !!!♡♡♡.....she has all qualities of teachings and has incredible voice...I feel comfortable learning from her......she is AMAZING !!!♡♡♡♡♡♡♡
Michael
Great voice teacher! Tough on her students because she really cares and aimes to see them thrive! I’ve been taking lessons with her for 6 months.
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Drew A.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts with an emphasis in Vocal Performance from University of Louisville
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Drew A.

15 Reviews
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I offer a flexible curriculum with great writing tips so that you can focus on improving in areas such as style, rhythm, and variety.

About Drew

I am a graduate of the University of Louisville, where I studied vocal performance. Before attending the University, I played music at a variety of venues, mostly including restaurants and bars. Since then, I've had more classical experience and have participated in multiple recitals. Overall, I ha

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Melani P.
My daughter had a great impresión on her first day of class because she loves The teacher personality.
Natalie B.
I enjoyed my first class with Drew.
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Taylor A.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 13 and up
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Taylor A.

26 Reviews
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Whether a beginner or an advanced musician, I love working with students of any age and skill level. I tailor each lesson to specifically fit the student’s skills and interests, making sure that they are not only progressing but enjoying the process of making music. 

About Taylor

UPDATE: ~Due to the current pandemic, all lessons are currently online. I am still continuing with lessons and accepting new students, just online only. Thank you for your flexibility!~ About: I'm a video game composer who loves working with students of any age and skill level, whether they a

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Ming
great lesson!
Ashton M.
I just finished my third lesson with Taylor. We are doing piano / digital music production hybrid course, but we are starting with learning to read sheet music as we both agree it will be a very useful skill to have down the line when I start doing my own compositions...even if my focus is digital production.

She is a fantastic teacher, explains concepts clearly, and is patient with my slow learning curve. She also very professionally handles student progress notes, and always emails copies of all relevant notes on each lesson for easy review and practice.

I'm very pleased to have started my journey into the world of music with her as my guide. Five stars.
Geane R.
This was my first lesson, so it’’s a little difficult to critique; however, Taylor was patient with me, and ,knowledgeable, interesting and informative. I like that.

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Average Cost of Songwriting Lessons in Marina del Rey, CA

The average cost of 60-minute songwriting lessons in Marina del Rey is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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$54 average
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"Learned things that I never knew existed!"
Carter
Took Songwriting lessons from Dan H.
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"Josh is a fantastic teacher. I learned so much from him and I highly recommend him as a teacher. He is positive and very knowledgeable."
Cortnie
Took Songwriting lessons from Josh L.
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"Keira is an excellent teacher who loves sharing her insight with others. I would recommend her for all ages as she works equally well with children and adults. Her background in songwriting across different genres helped shaped my music into songs I love playing."
Angela
Took Songwriting lessons from Keira M.
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"Greg shares his expertise freely and made the concepts easy to understand. He is an extraordinary musician and comical educator. His presentation was compelling and I couldn’t wait to return for more lessons! Now I can tackle the songwriting process with confidence!"
Brian
Took Songwriting lessons from Greg C.
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"Sirena is calm and encouraging and she knows her craft!
I felt empowered to create more meaning in my songwriting, while using the tools Sirena taught me to go further than before.
Certainly making this a weekly thing with such a gifted person."
Eliza
Took Songwriting lessons from Sirena B.
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"Cool & is really nice. Never have to ask any questions. I would very much recommend Kyle."
Colleen
Took Songwriting lessons from Kyle K.
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"I have been taking songwriting with James for 4 months now. I have learned so much in that time. I still continue to grow my songwriting skills with his lessons. I would recommend James if you’re looking for songwriting lessons."
Dave
Took Songwriting lessons from James R.
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"Kelly keeps my 12 daughter energized about song writing!"
Saher
Took Songwriting lessons from Kelly A.
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"I enjoy my song writing coach Frankie. His knowledge and patience was well appreciated."
Dwonka "Dee"
Took Songwriting lessons from Frankie P.
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"Talented and insightful teacher!"
Cortnie
Took Songwriting lessons from Josh L.
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