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Melissa F.

16 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
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Melissa F.

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I'll help you find your voice, and reach your goals of becoming a more accomplished singer!

About Melissa

I have been studying and performing music for the majority of my life, starting with piano in the third grade. I started singing in choirs in high school and continued studying voice throughout college. I have a classical background and moved to jazz voice as an undergraduate at California State Un

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William Schmalzel
My ukulele mentor was extremely knowledgeable regarding the intricacies of various music formats. She broke down complex details into language that I could understand. She challenged me with next steps and was kind to make me feel accomplished.
Ryan & Hazel H.
This is mine and my daughters first time taking music lessons. Melissa is patient with my daughter and very knowledgeable. After five lessons with Melissa I feel we are on the right track to accomplishing our ukulele goals.
Lynnette
My wife enjoyed her first ukulele lesson and is looking forward to going again next week.
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Ronald S.

8 Reviews
Citrus Heights, CA
Starting at $40
  • Bachelor of Arts, Music from California State University Sacramento
  • Awarded Music scholarship from California State University Sacramento
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ronald S.

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Harmonic approach to playing stressing chord progression. I play all types of music from classical, to ragtime, blues and new age.

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With a Bachelor's Degree in music from California State University Sacramento I studied with the best, including graduates from Juilliard and Eastman. I focus on what my students want to play and provide a harmonic grounding to enable the student to improvise or just "jam" with anybody. I also prov

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Cameron
Knowledgeable, easy going. Looking forward to my son learning.
Grover
Kind and patient instructor. Ronald gave us a great quick introduction to piano playing. It will be a good foundation to build on in the future when we can make more time for additional lessons. Thank you!
Elizah
So patient and always on time. My daughter learned so much for 3 lessons.

Sue S.

17 Reviews
Davis, CA
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor of Science from University of Utah
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 1976
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Sue S.

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If you need help with music you are playing in a concert for school or for an audition I can help you prepare so your performance shines!

About Sue

Learning the flute is a great way to explore your creativity. Flute is the one wind instrument with amazing versatility and expression. It is as comfortable in an orchestra as a jazz band. Do you or a child you know want to learn how to play flute, recorder, baroque flute, or even piccolo? I l

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Sherri
Sue is patient and extremely knowledgeable about music and flutes. She has an easy going personality and I feel very comfortable learning under her guidance.
Beth
I can't say enough great things about Sue! Under her guidance, it's been a pleasure getting back into playing my flute after a hiatus of over 25 years. Her knowledge of the instrument and expert instruction (as well as her infinite patience!) continue to provide me with the motivation I've needed to overcome some of the challenges I've faced after being away from my instrument for so long. Her teaching style is relaxed and flexible but firm; she knows just when I need to be challenged and just when to back away a bit. She's been a great fit for me, and I encourage other flute players of all levels to giver her a try!
Rina
Dr. Sue Sheya is truly an exceptional instructor. As a student who studied a little bit of music in Europe, it was difficult for me to adjust to the American solfege system (C, D, E scale) as I was used to the European solfege (Do, Re, Mi). However, Dr. Sheya was very flexible and adjusted all her lesson materials so that I could truly succeed in learning. I highly recommend her for anyone looking for a supportive, friendly, and enthusiastic teacher that can truly guide them in learning how to play the flute!

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Bridget C.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks German
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bridget C.

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Bridget is a full-time performing operatic mezzo-soprano and voice technician with a background in musical theater and pop style singing. She is a nurturing and enthusiastic teacher who tailors each lesson to the specific needs and goals of her students. Bridget will help you take your singing to the next level whether you are a beginner (age 9 and up, please) learning to sing for the first time, or a singer with substantial experience looking to advance and take on college or professional auditions. Bridget is a recent Metropolitan Opera National Council District Winner and has performed roles on the stages of Fort Worth Opera, Kentucky Opera, and was an apprentice artist with Des Moines Metro Opera and Charlottesville Opera. She recently taught a masterclass with the students at the University of Southern Indiana working on technique and style in both classical and musical theater repertoire. Bridget also performs as a soloist in the Opera/Rock mashup group, The Tapestry, singing ...

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Bridget is a full-time performing operatic mezzo-soprano and voice technician with a background in musical theater and pop style singing. She is a nurturing and enthusiastic teacher who tailors each lesson to the specific needs and goals of her students. Bridget is a recent Metropolitan Opera Natio

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Nathaniel
Bridget is very nice, very easy to talk to! An amazing singer and vocal coach. I had went back and forth deciding on her and someone else and I’m 100% happy I went with her!
Julie
I started taking lessons with Bridget this year as an exercise in personal development and also to have a little fun. I was so impressed with Bridget's amazing talent and her extreme patience in teaching someone like me - I have very little singing experience. My voice changed dramatically with each lesson. Bridget is the best!
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Adam L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks German, Italian, French
  • Professional studies from San Francisco Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Adam L.

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I make singing EASIER! I have taken many lessons with many teachers who seemingly only endeavor to make singing more difficult. I am here to tell you that it doesn't have to be this way! I use anatomical understanding to heighten the students natural speech-based voice into a beautifully rounded instrument. This approach can apply to any style of singing and I promise to make you a more confident and more competent singer.

About Adam

I am a tenor who has experience on the opera stage, in musical theater, and even in popular music. I have been lucky to find teachers who have given me a strong technical understanding of the voice. I would love to share this technique with you! Singing can be such a transcending experience. It has

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Justin H.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers from Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers
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Justin H.

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The tuba is an amazing instrument! The tuba is unique because it has a loud and powerful sound. I am so excited to teach you more about the tuba. I am an interactive teacher who can assist you in many ways in regards to learning how to play the tuba including; correct posture, new breathing techniques, correct fingerings, alternative fingerings, improved sight-reading skills, greater music theory knowledge, and performance skills. I recommend using the Essential Elements for Band book series. Once we connect and I can find out more about your playing level we can find the perfect book for your. I can't wait to work with you :)

About Justin

As a highly skilled musician and teacher with proven experience in building music programs, teaching all levels of skill, expressing a high level of artistry, and developing professional relationships; I believe you will thoroughly enjoy working with me. I have been a life long musician, starting

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Greg
One of the most talented musicians I have ever met. While trombone is his main instrument, he plays and instructs exceptionally well on a myriad of other instruments. He is calm and patient with learners and has a very rich knowledge base when it comes to musical literature and technique. I highly recommend Justin Hammis for anyone interested in private lessons.
Jessie
He was band director for my kids. He is a terrific person and a fun, talented director.

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"I learn something new and useful every time we have a lesson. Jarod is a natural teacher and engineer/producer. He knows the music industry better than most musicians - getting signed to a music label at a young age pretty much says it all!"
Johnny
Took Logic Pro Software lessons from Jarod G.
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"I started taking lessons with Ahmad over 5 years ago as a wee beginner. Looking back at where I started, I'm surprised at how much progress I have made and have learned more than I ever expected to.

It is obvious from the start that Ahmad is not only an phenomenal guitar player, but also, and more importantly, displays a strong passion and dedication for teaching. Each lesson is carefully designed and structured to build off of techniques previously learned and Ahmad has a knack for making even difficult concepts easy to digest. He imparts simple tips and tricks, mined from years of experience, that have helped me master techniques and avoid tedious memorization exercises which would have made the learning process agonizingly painful. Having one-on-one lessons also allows Ahmad to give me the personal attention needed to provide feedback, positive and negative, and nip bad habits in the bud before they become ingrained. Additionally, each lesson comes with handouts which are handy to practice with and use as a reference (I have 400+ pages of material so it's important to keep it all organized).

Ahmad has a diverse set of musical tastes and a secondary benefit of taking lessons with him is that he's exposed me to a plethora of great music that I would not otherwise have discovered on my own. Whether you're a beginner, intermediate, advanced, or think you can rival Joe Satriani, there's something for you to learn from Ahmad. Also, I've found that lessons are very motivating in terms of encouraging me to keep practice because, yes, I do get lazy sometimes. With Ahmad, if you put in the time and effort, you will be rewarded greatly with the freedom to be as creative as your heart desires and you will have more fun playing the guitar than a mouse running loose in a cheese factory.

Oh, and Ahmad's a super cool guy too."
Lydia
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Indigo is a fabulous and diverse teacher! I've been taking lessons with her for about 9 months. Although my lessons are "officially" for songwriting, we divide our time among that, guitar technique, and music theory. I've experienced so much progress and fun in several areas, and I attribute that to Indigo's teaching and guidance. I even wrote and produced my first solo song! Don't miss the chance to work with a great musician and teacher!"
Jeff
Took Songwriting lessons from Indigo S.
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"I am a 60 year old man and so, one can imagine my initial reluctance to take up singing lessons at this age. But after the first 2 sessions with Bebé, I knew I was in the right hands. She is every bit the professional that you can trust to do a great job. I was extremely impressed, not only with her amazing vocal talents, but also with her technical skills, knowledge and experience. Bebé assessed my abilities, and set to work quickly and efficiently, and that's where I feel she truly excels. Bebé was patient, took her time to understand my objectives and capabilities, and pushed me just enough to keep gaining my confidence. I only had 5 lessons at this point, and I can already hear and feel the progress. The classes were fun, but Bebé takes her work very seriously, as any true professional would. I'm looking forward to my next sessions."
Hani
Took Singing lessons from Bebé S.
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"Miss Fawn is very professional, knowledgable and patient. My twelve-year-old son actually got more out of one lesson with her than from several lessons received by his other Juilliard trained private instructor. After just a few months, I can't believe the high level of music and songs he is playing. Fawn not only makes him master his fingering, music theory, reading notes and his touch, but she gives him a test after each level, without telling him in advance. She says she "wants to know what he's absorbed" and "what's become part of him." Then whatever he can't remember, she focuses on, tests him again after they have covered what he is lacking in and so on and so on, until it all becomes part of him. She also assigns him reading material about different composers and has him listen to one piece each of them have written. Miss Fawn doesn't miss a thing. On top of being an incredible teacher, Her experience, thoroughness, talent, patience, and great personality definitely count and are what I consider music magic for my son. Thank you Miss Fawn."
Stewart
Took Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"We have been really happy with Monie. She connects well, chooses music that is of interest, and has a teaching style that works really well with my daughter."
Susana
Took Piano lessons from Ramona D.
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"Gail is a very good and kind violin teacher and was just perfect for my son's introduction to instrument. He really enjoyed the lessons and learning how to play each of the strings then putting them together in a song. It was a wonderful experience."
Logan
Took Violin lessons from Gail N.
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"What an incredible experience! James is a completely awesome instructor and all together a great person!"
Tony
Took Guitar lessons from James S.
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"I love Heather! She makes you feel instantly comfortable and I look forward to every lesson."
Monty
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Heather M. L.
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"She is a great teacher with a lot of patience for this woman who always wanted to learn how to sing! I'm sure it isn't easy teaching online because of this time in our life, but she makes it fun!"
Beth
Took Singing lessons from Angela H.
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