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Popular Music Teachers in Montclair, CA

Fernando P.

4 Reviews
La Habra, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Outstanding Arts Educator from Orange County Department of Education
  • Teaching since 2006
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Fernando P.

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All ages, all levels, various styles including: Jazz, classical, contemporary/commercial music

About Fernando

Hello there! My name is Fernando, and I bring lots of profession playing and teaching experience to the table. I am an active musician in several local bands of various styles and genres, including jazz bands, Latin jazz bands, sax quartets, church groups, and musicals. I have played across sout

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Linda
We contacted him and he was making a suggestion to have my son go to his house and when I told him I didn’t like that suggestion as I specifically noted I needed at home tutoring he abruptly cancelled and said we weren’t a good fit.
Jonathan
Fist lesson went really good. I’m confident I’ll learn a lot from Fernando.
Evan, Brian, and Esperanza A.
Fernando, is a very good piano instructor, he has the patience that students need.

Alana D.

Azusa, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Bachelor of Arts Musical Theatre from UCLA
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Alana D.

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I am so excited to sing with you! I know how to help you improve tremendously while providing a fun, light-hearted environment. The areas I can provide most expertise include but are not limited to:
-audition prep
-expanding repertoire
-healthy vocal techniques
-practical warm-ups & warm-downs
-sight reading
-acting techniques & methods
-character development & analysis
-proper placement for your range and desired vocal styles or genres

About Alana

Greetings! I have been a performing professional singer and teacher for many years. I've had solo performances at Dodger's Stadium, The Staples Center, St. Peter's Basilica, Disneyland Resort, Knott's Berry Farm, Restaurants, and many regional and professional theatres, to name a few. I graduate

Chen C.

2 Reviews
Chino Hills, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Science in Music Education from New York University
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Chen C.

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I have 15+ years of teaching experience and committed to building a lasting relationship between my students and their love of music.

My philosophy for violin lessons is to prepare students to play in a group by developing their technique, musicality, and ear-training skills. In my experience, students are more engaged and have more fun playing with others.

I will be your first duet partner! Contact me now to setup a lesson.

About Chen

Chen is a music teacher, violinist/violist, and conductor with over 15 years of experience. While attending New York University (NYU), he majored in music education and studied with Mark Steinberg of the Brentano String Quartet. As a firm believer that music changes lives, Chen thinks private lesso

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William
Great teacher! Very patient and has great knowledge of music.
YANNIE
Mr. Chen is very patient and professional.

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Keats R.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Cello Performance, Music from Southeastern University
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Keats R.

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For someone who is starting out with music theory, it can be tough with remembering key signatures, identifying intervals and chords! While there’s more than those topics mentioned above, Music theory can be thought of the mathematics for classical music. Personally almost finished with my undergraduate theory courses, I have studied undergraduate music theory a few years.

About Keats

Hello! I am currently a college student in Lakeland, Florida at Southeastern University. I am in the process of working on my undergraduate degree in music performance with a concentration on cello. I primarily began my studies in piano before taking cello lessons a few years later. I am a teacher

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Carolyn
Keats is a skilled and perceptive teacher. I am dealing with many beginner issues and he always has multiple suggestions and ways of explaining how to accomplish the techniques I am working to master.
I am an accomplished flutist but just love the cello so decided to take lessons. He truly seems to enjoy sharing his knowledge.
I feel so fortunate to have found Keats because he really cares about me as an individual although I am truly old enough to be his grandmother. Outside of our lessons, he has sent me links to recordings, a new bow which I have purchased and am thrilled with, and various other cello-related matters of interest to a beginning cellist.
He does not insist that there's only one way to do things and has studied with a variety of teachers himself. He comes from a musical family so is very knowledgeable about classical music. A true musician who understands the love of music.
Lastly, I want to recommend Keats because he has a very gentle, kind manner and praises my work when it is good. He encourages me through frustrations and sets reasonable goals at each lesson.
I am also a music teacher and would recommend him for a student of any age. I know that the relationship that develops between teacher and student is crucial to a student's progress, and Keats is a real and caring person in the lesson, not some drill instructor. I think he would be fabulous with children and certainly relates very well to adults. Give him a try!
Richard
Keats teaches my son online as we live in a different country. We’ve been very pleased with Keats. Here are some words from my son:

I am grateful for Mr. Keats as my piano teacher. He does an excellent job at teaching any style of music that I want to cover; he especially does well at explaining and is super understanding for teaching at whatever pace that you s
JANICE
Very patient. Explained everything very well as I had forgotten most of the piano taken years ago. Reviewed everything to start teaching at my level. Gave some good tips and apps to help me study.
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Laura D.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks French, Italian, German, Romanian, Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 to 75
  • Teaching since 2007
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Laura D.

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Hi, I'm Laura and I believe everyone has a unique and authentic voice that deserves to be uncovered. Whether you have stage aspirations or are simply interested in learning more about singing, voice lessons can be a great way to build confidence and grow in your sense of self. We'll work together to develop a language and tool box that will enable you to reach your fullest potential as a singer.

About Laura

Hi, I’m Laura, and I want to tell you right now, you CAN sing and you SHOULD sing. From birth until death, the voice is our primary vehicle for expression. When you take a voice lesson, you are learning more than just good vocal technique (though that’s important). You’re learning about yourself an

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Jayendran
I like the music class.
Bluma F.
Yes Laura is a great teacher. We do very "interesting" drills, to get me comfortable in my voice. She is very patient! I guess you can teach old dogs new tricks.
Jayendran
I love her. Niveditha Jayendran
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Chaz Ronald B.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks ENGLISH, SPANISH, GERMAN, Visayan, Tagalog, ITALIAN, FRENCH
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Nominee of The Young Outstanding Australian Award. 1981 from Australia Day Live
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Chaz Ronald B.

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As a music education specialist, Ronald Chaz develops and restructures educational programs and teaching guidelines in vocal and piano performance as well as music theory to include rudiments, composition, song-writing, college matriculation, for leisure, or as degree course components administered by Trinity College London (external studies dept) and other examination boards (RSM, RCM etc). He teaches these subjects in either English, Spanish, Italian or German.

He has a B.A. and M.Ed. (majors in Vocal/Piano Performance, Music Education, Spanish, German; minors in French, Italian, and Interpreting/Translations ). He is fluent-native speaker fluency to teach Voice in these languages in addition to Tagalog and Cebuano (Visaya).

He has taught up to Fellowship levels, entrance matriculation to colleges and universities, undergraduate-postgraduate requirements, curriculum-based graded examinations requirements, or for leisure and self-enhancement.

About Chaz Ronald

As a music and foreign language education specialist Ronald structures and restructures educational programs for leisure, college matriculation, and as degree course components administered by the SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Testing-USA), ACT (American College Testing), HSC (Higher School Certificate-

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Indira
Dr. Chaz is a very knowledgeable and patient instructor. He is an incredibly adept musician. He can identify what exactly you need improvement on and provides the most helpful advice on how to attain that improvement. I have studied music (flute) for 10 years with numerous teachers and band/orchestra directors, all very skilled and incredible themselves, but I never received clearer instruction than with Dr. Chaz. He explained concepts that many young musicians (like myself) struggle with and he beautifully portrays the relationship between theory, practice, and performance. Additionally, I appreciate his emphasis on ensuring vocal health and meditation- meditating pitches so that one can internalize the pitches to sing them more accurately. I was planning to remain his student for as long as I could but due to personal health and scheduling reasons, I had to discontinue and hope to return soon. I 150% recommend taking his lessons. Get ready to learn so much and expand as a musician!
Mark
Really great vocal teacher. He's very patient to his students. He goes on all the topics about singing. He's really good at helping his students prepare for a song. He doesn't waste time on any unnecessary practice. He teaches his students how to practice at home. I learned a lot of singing terms from him as well. Overall, I think he's a great vocal coach.
Maria J.
Excellent! knowledgeable, friendly, easy to follow. Great introduction for a total beginner.

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"Great teacher. I highly recommend Steve for banjo lessons."
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Took Banjo lessons from Steve G.
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"I've been singing for a while, and I thought everything was great until I got in a very demanding show and I lost my voice frequently.
Omer helped me to keep my voice healthy and not strain my voice while singing.
Thanks to Omer I did 10 shows in 6 days back in January and everything was perfect!
Not to mention he is extremely nice and working with him is a pleasure.
I recommend Omer to everyone!"
Adi
Took Vocal Training lessons from Omer S.
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"Cindl is a good instructor. I look forward to my next lesson."
Amy
Took Guitar lessons from Cindle V.
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"James is very patient and encouraging. He definitely put me at ease for our first lesson. I can't wait for the second lesson."
Lulu
Took Singing lessons from James B.
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"Sara is fabulous! Can't wait to take another lesson!"
Brenda
Took Harp lessons from Sara C.
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Took Guitar lessons from Cristopher E.
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"Asuka is a fantastic voice teacher!!!!!

I have taken about a dozen voice lessons with Asuka over the past two months. She helped me successfully audition for a the Oratorio Society of New York (a well known large chorus in NYC) and then once I was in the chorus helped me learn a very difficult choral piece by Mendelssohn and also the Mozart Requiem. Asuka is a FANTASTIC voice teacher!! She understands how the voice works and how you can improve your vocal technique, and is able to convey that to you. Most importantly, she is incredibly kind, supportive, encouraging and positive. Several times I was quite frustrated and discouraged and she always stayed cheerful and told me not to worry or give up. Without her I would not have made the chorus or learned the music as well as I did. I recommend her VERY HIGHLY!!!"
Ted
Took Singing lessons from Asuka U.
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"I'm a total beginner on the guitar. Watched a few youtube vids, learned some basics, but working in-person with Jeremy I've progressed a LOT faster. Worth the investment!"
Chris
Took Guitar lessons from Jeremy P.
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"I’m very happy to have found Celine as my piano and voice teacher. Celine is very patient and has a great teaching mechanism to guide me step by step. She is a wonderful teacher. Highly recommended."
Vivian
Took Piano lessons from Celine Sun K.
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"My daughter Lilli has been taking lessons from Chris for almost a year now and he is an amazing teacher. There are times when Lilli isn't paying attention or not responding to Chris and he has amazing patience with her. I couldn't have found a better Ukulele teacher anywhere else."
Emi
Took Ukulele lessons from Chris S.
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