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Edward F.

9 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Edward F.

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Study flamenco rhythm, rapid strumming (rasgueado), rapid thumb technique (alzapúa), and picado. Learn forms such as bulerías, alegrías and tangos.

About Edward

Edward first became fascinated with the guitar at the age of fifteen. Before long he was putting bands together and looking for gigs. As time went on, his influences grew to include everything from classical to hip-hop to pop, but the one genre that that made the strongest impact was flamenco. H

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Rick M.
Edward was very patient, emphasized technique, and moved at a pace conducive to learning. He went the extra mile to record and post videos of the music taught immediately following the lesson. Well done!
Mauro M.
Good first lesson. Anxious to practice and continue learning!
Steve
I had a wonderful experience studying flamenco guitar with Edward and would highly recommend him to anyone. I came to Edward with a very specific problem of trying to learn the rasgueado technique in Flamenco. After spending the better part of a year attempting to learn via Youtube videos, etc., but to no real avail, I knew it was time to find a one-on-one teacher. Edward was experienced, patient, a great communicator, and made me feel comfortable during the lessons. He very thoroughly taught the technique and chose songs for me to practice that would help me to slowly build this ability. When I mentioned a particular song that I was interested in learning, he spent hours in his off time doing a transcription of it for me. A great guy and a great teacher!

Bijan Z.

56 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Farsi, Swedish, German, English
  • Master of arts (Music Education)/ PhD (Musicology) from Sweden/Germany
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bijan Z.

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About Bijan

Hi! I believe that music is rooted in all human beings and cultures in a reach and vast variety of forms. Music unifies and engages thinking and feeling in a direct and immediate way. Music influences individuals simultaneously on different levels of consciousness and form an important device f

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Ivan S.

6 Reviews
Wildomar, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Chaldean, Arabic
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ivan S.

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Piano lessons are an excellent way to engage all parts of your brain while having fun.

My lessons include: note reading, technique, music theory, ear training, and musicianship.

Although I can teach a variety of genres, my specialty is in classical music.

About Ivan

Hello! My name is Ivan. I am a classically trained pianist. I have been playing the piano for 17 years and have been teaching for 5 years. I like to give my students the opportunity to not only progress in skill, but also enjoy what they are learning! My lessons focus on 5 things: - note re

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Gerardo
I would like to highly recommend Ivan Shallal as a music teacher for children. Ivan is a gifted piano teacher. He is very well-respected in Rochester Hills and Troy, Michigan. This community is extremely fortunate to have a music teacher of his caliber to teach in this area.

Ivan is passionate about music. His love for the art is evident in his enthusiastic and energetic teaching techniques. He is exceedingly patient with all students, encourages them, and coaxes the very best effort from each one. Although he is one of the best music teachers in the zone, his prices are extremely reasonable. In my opinion, he is worth every penny he charges, and I certainly believe I have received excellent service for my money.

It is my great pleasure to recommend Ivan Shallal as a music teacher. I am tremendously grateful to him for everything he has taught my daughter.
Lamis
Ivan was an absolutely wonderful Piano teacher to my son, who was 3-4 years old at the time. My son had a peculiar way of learning and appreciating music, and Ivan seamlessly adapted to my son’s learning style, engaged with him in a fun but effective dynamic, and taught him skills beyond my expectations! He’s kind, patient and highly skilled as a teacher. I would highly recommend him to anyone!
Shirin
Ivan was the piano teacher for my 3 boys ages 14, 12 and 7 years old for about 2 years. Before Ivan, my kids lost interest in learning and practicing piano. Ivan was able to engage their interest and make them love practicing. He encouraged them to pick music from famous songs or movies which helped to attract their attention. My kids looked at him as a role model. It was a pleasure having him as their piano teacher. He is a great one. It was a big loss for us when he moved out of the state. He is highly recommended.

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Malda K.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Italian, English,Albanian
  • Bachelor's Degree in Music with Major in Piano Performance and Pedagogy from Fine Arts Academy
  • Awarded Top Teacher Certificatie from Steinway & Sons
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Malda K.

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Lessons are schedule to best fit to the students schedule ,when is possible.
Very passionate about piano ,but meanwhile very patient
and kind with students.
Lessons are build to fit each student individual progress.

About Malda

At age of 6, I began extensive professional piano training and have been performing around same age too. Since 1993 I hold Bachelors Degree in Music with Major in Piano Performance and Pedagogy. I've been teaching piano to all ages and levels for over 20 years. I love teaching and I'm very patie

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Jacqueline
Miss Malda is fantastic! Our daughter has only had a few lessons but we have already seen a huge improvement. We highly recommend Miss Malda!
Gordon K.
This istructor is a definate 10

My instructor ( Malda Keri) is extremely well qualified as an instructor. She is patient, understanding an has a sense of humor. I am a senior with a visual deficiency and she always seems to take that into consideration during my practice sessions. She has been with me for 6 months and I feel major progress.
SandyD1
Madeline enjoyed her lessons and was given the tools to go forward. We'll see what the future brings. Thanks

Christian L.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 15 to 82
  • Teaching since 2006
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Christian L.

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My main focus throughout my career can be broken down into 3 categories:

-Technique
-Knowledge of the fretboard
-Chord and Scale knowledge

I guarantee that if you are comfortable with these 3 areas, you will be able to play whatever you want, any style, any genre. Of course once the basics are finished we can then move into the specifics of your chosen style or chosen combination of styles. For example:

-Jazz-
We would start to focus more on larger chord voicings as well as a more complex scale language. Heavy emphasis on improvising

-Blues-
Less of an emphasis on chords and more on soloing, specifically articulation techniques like bending, sliding, vibrato, legato (hammer ons/pull offs), basically all of the things that will make you sound "bluesy"

-Singer/Songwriter-
Less emphasis on lead playing and more on keys, chord voicing, and chord progressions. Also song structure and melodic note choice.

-Metal-
Heavy emphasis on techniques such as hybrid ...

About Christian

My name is Christian L. and I am a 29 year old guitar/music instructor in the Orlando area. My interest in guitar began when I was 12 years old and blossomed into a full time obsession about 3 years later when I started playing small gigs as a solo guitarist playing simple jazz and classical pieces

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Dylan T.
A teacher of this caliber comes around once in a blue moon. His knowledge of the guitar and music is vast and he knows how to pass that on simply and effectively. He can take you where you want to go musically if you have the dedication. My creative potential has expanded beyond what I thought was possible. I am beginning to have a real experience of myself as a musician and the unfolding of my own music through the insight of his teachings. I definitely recommend learning from him!
Joseph
Christian was super helpful and helped me get a better idea of how i want to learn. Thanks so much!
Mayra
Christian is not only a talented musician, but he is also a true guitar teacher. So far, I have taken 4 classes and I've learned more with his methods than any other way. I've had tried from the Fender Play app, YouTube videos, to other instructors, but nothing compares to his teachings. He is patient and truly pays attention to what I am struggling with. He breaks everything down piece by piece. If one way doesn't work, he tries a different way until I understand. As mentioned before, he is a gifted teacher. One thing is to be a great guitar player who teaches how to play a few chords, and another is to be a great guitar player who puts him/herself in the student's shoes and help them progress with each lesson. He is one of a kind. Thanks, Christian!
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Brian C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Brian C.

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Preparing for an audition for All-County, All-District, or All-State? I can help you prepare. I will work with you to help critique and polish your solo, and other areas for your audition, so that you will have the best audition possible. I'll help you with your musical expression (dynamics and phrasing), slide technique, air support and tone quality, intonation, and sight reading.

About Brian

I am an experienced trombonist located in Raleigh, NC. I have established an exceptional playing career spanning from Middle and High School, having won chairs in multiple All-District honor bands, to performing with numerous ensembles spanning genres such as classical, jazz, and funk. Currently, I

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"Noah was a fantastic teacher. He taught my daughter basic guitar lessons, but threw in composition, theory, ear training, and everything else in between. She's 9 years old and is able to write her own music and play all her favorite songs thanks to fun, engaging music lessons!"
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"I've been taking guitar lessons from Ahmad for about 2 1/2 years now and I couldn't be happier with the quality of his instruction. He really understands that learning an instrument, and music in general, is more just than just learning technical proficiency but all about learning a new language, which requires a very holistic approach to teaching. Ahmad does an excellent job of providing me with the tools to improve my technical ability, understand music theory, and read music, all of which has made me a much more well rounded musician. He also does a terrific job of structuring his teaching around your musical interests, influences, and ambitions. I would recommend him to beginner, intermediate, and advanced musicians alike."
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"After 5 first time ever singing lessons I feel I am on my way to sing with a band - thanks to Jeremy. He has been very creative and versatile in his approach with me and his knowledge in music and recording has helped me out tremendously. Thank you again Jeremy!"
Dave
Took Singing lessons from Jeremy R.
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"Great first lessons for my three daughters! Two are taking piano and one daughter is taking voice lessons from Katie! I love how she spent time getting to know each daughter and is now prepared to teach each daughter according to her need!"
Haley
Took Piano lessons from Katie H.
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"She's kind and reassuring. She's interested in helping me meet my goals."
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Took Singing lessons from Judy F.
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"My daughter's first lesson with Rosalind went great! She made my daughter feel very comfortable and kept her attention the whole time. Rosalind is very knowledgeable and we are looking forward to seeing our daughter 's progress!"
Michaela
Took Singing lessons from Rosalind H.
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"Could not be any happier!

Although I thought after years of picking and grinning, I knew what I was doing. Man was I wrong! Ben is taking me back to basics that will strengthen my approach to the music. His laid back style of teaching is just what I needed after years of not picking up my treasured Guild. He recognizes how tedious I find practice, but shows me how it will all work to my advantage in the long haul. Having a great time and will continue to work with Ben as long as it takes. If you need help he is the Man!"
Mike
Took Guitar lessons from Ben Z.
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"Marsha is flexible, easy to work with and I really liked the way she taught theory. She's a great teacher!"
Laura
Took Piano lessons from Marsha K.
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"Adam is very professional and personable. He has only the best intent for his clients. I called Adam for guitar lessons and he worked around my schedule and was very flexible. He also went out of his way to pass on information for events etc. that would help me to appreciate music. Thanks Adam, for all your help."
Dan H.
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Adam K.
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"I had to cancel my granddaughter's piano lessons with Karen S. due to family and personal reasons associated with the limitations and restrictions imposed as a result of the coronavirus outbreak. Karen is an excellent piano instructor. She has a kind and approachable manner, with just the right mix of friendliness and professionalism. My 11-year-old granddaughter loved taking lessons from Karen. When my granddaughter applied for entrance as a piano major at a school of the arts, Karen provided her with exceptional assistance and support both preparing for her acceptance into the school and also enabling my granddaughter's advancing piano proficiency and learning. I recommend Karen to anyone looking for piano lessons with a kind, caring and extremely knowledgeable and talented piano instructor."
Sharon Hazeltine
Took Piano lessons from Karen S.
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