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Marshal Y.

Oakland, CA
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • BA, History from Yale University
  • Teaching since 1993
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Marshal Y.

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I start from scratch with every student, and create a plan based on their goals, experience, and preferred music styles. No two students have the same lesson.

Additionally, because the jazz school I attended gave students very strong instruction in harmony and ear-training, I teach students not just how to read notes, but to understand what they're playing so they can be more creative and versatile. Moreover, I encourage students to feel comfortable making mistakes in a safe environment so they can step outside of their comfort zone.

About Marshal

I've been involved with music for nearly my whole life. I started out with Suzuki violin lessons and then switched to piano when I was in the 2nd grade and have been performing, studying, composing, and teaching ever since. I graduated from Yale with a Bachelor's in History and afterwards earn

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Brent E.

17 Reviews
San Francisco, CA
Starting at $70
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's in Music from Cal State East Bay
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Brent E.

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Teaching is my passion. When you study with me, you will learn exactly what you need to help you along your musical quest. I keep my lessons fun and interactive so you'll have clear instructions on how to accomplish your goals.

About Brent

I'm a professional pianist and drummer based in the bay area. I have been teaching for over a decade, and find great joy in helping students progress and develop a love for music. As a performer, I am active in several bands and enjoy playing a variety of musical styles. The lessons are personaliz

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Linda
Brent has been teaching my daughter drum for about 1 year now and it has been great!

I highly recommend him as a music teacher.
Gautam
My 7 year old loves music and has shown an affinity towards playing the drums! Brent has been an awesome teacher and has so much patience working with easily distracted kids. He is always encouraging my son and show him both the fun side and the more technical side of playing the drums. We look forward to continuing our lessons with Mr. Brent, and I highly recommend him to anyone looking to learn how to play the drums
Shalinee
Brent has created a wonderful learning environment for both of my kids. Although they are at very different stages of learning, Brent has been able to meet them individually where they are in their processes. Brent’s approach is calm, engaging and fun. Both kids look forward to learning more each week.
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Rebecca K.

62 Reviews
Vallejo, CA
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music-Education/Theory from Azusa Pacific University
  • Teaching since 2007
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Rebecca K.

62 Reviews
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Patience, support and practice are the only things required to play the piano. I can help with all of them!

About Rebecca

Hello! I am a classically trained vocalist and percussionist, with a BA in Music, specializing in Education and Theory. I have taught band, choir, orchestra and piano in high school and middle school. I have also done Music Directing with kids aged 7-14 for various musicals and have taught elemen

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Ruthy W.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 13; Female: 4 and up
  • Elementary Education from Hyles - Anderson College
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Ruthy W.

7 Reviews
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Do you want to have fun and learn how to play the piano? Well, you can have both! As an experienced piano teacher of 10 plus years, I can help you get started learning the basics of piano playing, or help you learn more advance playing & technic. I offer lessons that are customized for each student's individual needs. I can help you learn to play your favorite song while teaching the building blocks of piano playing, like sight reading, playing by ear, theory, chords, and more! My goals for you is find joy in music and piano playing! I look forward to hearing from you soon!

About Ruthy

I have been playing the piano for over twenty years. I began at the early age of seven years old. Because piano has played such a vital role in my life, I believe it is a responsibility of mine to pass on such a delightful gift of piano playing to those who would like to make it a part of their lif

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Sean
Ruthy has been a great instructor. I started with her knowing very little about the piano. I have been working with her once a week and am seeing great improvement. I am learning notes, chords, and understand music. She makes learning fun and helps you to achieve playing songs that you really like and enjoy.
Annandra & Annahir C.
Flexible, patient, friendly! A very good first meeting!!
Lisa
Great teacher very concerning and attentive. Gives 100%
To student. Would recommend.

Desmond M.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Desmond M.

13 Reviews
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Help with technique, sight-reading, playing by ear and building repertoire

About Dr. Desmond

I am an award-winning vocal music educator and Nielsen SoundScan-Charting Singer/Songwriter. I have a Doctor of Musical Arts degree. I am also certified by the State of New York to teach vocal and instrumental music from K-12. I have more than 10 years of professional international performing and

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Namita S.
I did ten classes with Dr. Desmond and I have seen a lot of improvement in my music. I got better every week. I recommend him to anyone who wants to improve their singing abilities.

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Ayush S.
Dr. Desmond is a Very patient and skilled Instructor. My 15 yrs old kid has had 5 lessons with him and has improved a lot. We are continuing with more sessions of course He is highly recommended by us.
Tanesha
Dr. Desmond was a really great instructor! He was very kind and patient with me, he was able to teach me at ability level. He encouraged me to believe in myself and to practice in order to become a better player. He made me feel comfortable and and gave be positive reinforcements when I was doing well as well as positive constructive criticism when I was slacking. I look forward to continuing my courses with Dr. Desmond, I would recommend him to any one interested in learning how to play any instrument.
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Tanisha H.

199 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Tanisha H.

199 Reviews
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Overall basic piano technique, vocal placement, harmony, music theory.

About Tanisha

Tanisha is a graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music's Vocal and Music Business programs. Since arriving to Los Angeles, Tanisha has built a solid career providing artist development services to professional entertainers, recording artists and actors. Her services include vocal coachin

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Christina T.
Amazing! Very patient and knowledgeable, had me practicing opera comfortably on my first day. Gave me extra confidence and encouragement. The best ever!
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"I came to Andrew as an intermediate-to-advanced level pianist looking to learn jazz piano. Andrew does a great job pacing his lessons to push new ideas and techniques without being overwhelming. He will also relate the techniques he teaches to how he plays in real life, which is extremely helpful. Andrew is very easy to get along with and is also very responsive between lessons. I'd recommend him for any skill level"
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"My first experience with Ms Carol was superb.My daughter had fun learning piano with her and she was patient and took her time trying to teach her the basic things she needed to know being her first time.
Very clean environment and also she was very welcoming"
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Took Piano lessons from Carol K.
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"She did a great job teaching!"
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"Paul is a great teacher and his approach is just what I was looking for!"
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Took Piano lessons from Paul B.
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"Josh has been teaching our son (14 years old) piano and voice for over a year. He is an exceptional teacher and musician. Our son is really into musical theater and pop music. Josh has done an amazing job getting him playing and singing the music he loves quickly and successfully. He incorporates vocal and piano technique, music theory, and style into the context of pieces of music our son is motivated to learn, practice, and perform. Josh is incredibly smart and personable. He relates well to our son and has built a strong, trusting teacher-student relationship with him. We have also hired Josh to perform at family events for us. He was incredibly talented and professional. We cannot recommend Josh highly enough. He is fantastic!"
Josh and Niki B.
Took Piano lessons from Joshua F.
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"Excellent piano teacher

My son has been taking lessons with Mr. Garcia for two years and I am amazed with his performance skills. He has been advancing very fast. Mr. Garcia holds recitals for all his private students and I was very happy to see my son playing two entire songs in front of audience after only 6 months of study."
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Took Piano lessons from Jesus G.
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"Excellent. My son Jacob (11 years old) loved his lesson. Thank you."
Jacob
Took Piano lessons from Bill T.
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"Great!

David is an amazing artist and his level of skill is inspiring. He is kind and patient with an obvious passion for passing on the love and art of playing instruments to his students. Thoruoghly enjoyed the lesson and looking forward to next one. BTW: The student is my Grandaughter...not me."
Rae
Took Piano lessons from David C.
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"I can already tell from the first instruction that he is a great teacher."
Denise
Took Piano lessons from Ryan H.
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"Shae has been a great teacher for our son. She is easy to work with as school and activity schedules have changed. She makes the lessons fun for him and he wants to continue to learn and improve his skills."
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Took Piano lessons from Shae K.
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