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Susan F.

11 Reviews
Carlsbad, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English and some Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1994
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Susan F.

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Country singing is a strong suit for me to teach, since I sang in a Band and performed many Country tunes. I've also written a few Country songs and enjoy teaching good techniques and stylization with Country music.

About Susan

My primary focus is teaching the best and most effective Vocal Techniques to students of all ages and backgrounds. I also teach Acoustic Guitar and finger picking. My teaching includes the Orff and Suzuki methods of music for Children. My primary focus is on teaching singing and I have been teachin

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Shannon
Susan is really a wonderful singing teacher and person! My daughter enjoys her lessons and has really improved in just a few months! She is knowledgeable and encouraging and exactly what we were looking for!
Kim
We had a wonderful time and I am in a new level of playing guitar after 5 weeks. Thanks Susan!
Emma
My daughter loved her first lesson. Susan was great with her. Looking forward to seeing her progress!
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Diane G.

12 Reviews
Bonsall, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students Male: 6 to 60; Female: 5 to 60
  • Teaching since 2004
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Diane G.

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I have been teaching the violin/fiddle to children and adults for 9 years. My speciality is in teaching young children and youth. I do teach methods that are appropriate to their level, whether they are beginners or have been playing for a while. I love teaching adult beginners as well, we all need a good start with a firm technique base for left and right areas (violin and bow) of playing the violin. I teach from the concept of Musicianship: warm ups to prevent injury, correct techniques for playing, and using theory books and violin method books that are creative and easy to follow and understand, both for children and adults. I teach note-reading as well as aural learning because a student, young or older, needs both music notation and ear training to gain the best possible perspective on learning this instrument and having fun. As a teacher, I love being creative in lessons, it's very important and helps the student to assimilate the techniques and pieces so they can move ...

About Diane

I love to teach the violin, viola and fiddle. I really enjoy working with adult beginners to help them discover music. You are never too old to learn! I also enjoy working with young children and youth to establish a wonderful foundation for the student. I have special training in working with chi

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Mayumi T.
Diane is an amazing teacher!! My two daughters (8 and 12yrs old) have been taking lessons from Diane for over 2 years and they love her lessons! Diane is very kind-hearted, very positive, and patient. They have a great violin rental and purchasing program with a very reasonable price and her husband as a professional luthier, setting up all the instruments for us and whenever the kids need to switch a violin size, they take care of it. We are very happy with Diane and it's hard to find a teacher like her.
Nancy
Was my first violin lesson today, and Diane is very thorough and easy to follow. She is excited about the violin and not just a teacher so I already know that I have a great teacher. I am so excited about my journey with her!
Amber A.
Diane is a fabulous teacher!! When my daughter wanted to start violin and fiddle I knew I would need to know something about violin to help her at home. So, Diane taught my 5 year old and me. Diane really has an amazing bond with my daughter and has truly become one of our family... She makes the lessons fun and engaging for my daughter... She takes a personal interest in her students and gears the lessons to their level. Diane is always willing to work with you when it comes to schedules as well, for example: summer time vacations.... I highly recommend Diane as an instructor. She knows her instrument, her theory, and how to convey the information to adults and small children. We have now been taking lessons for a couple of years and my daughter still looks forward to them and that is due to the investment that Diane has personally made in their relationship!

John G.

20 Reviews
Ramona, CA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner
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John G.

20 Reviews
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Great start in technique and scales and learning how to read music!

About John

I am a 38 year old professional musician, and music and tennis Instructor. I teach Trumpet, French Horn, singing and tennis. I have 25 years experience playing trumpet, French Horn and Singing and play in several groups around the San Diego area including: Filarmonica Portuguesa Uniao De San Di

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Penelope M.
John really does well with Penny and Julie.
Julie M.
Kids loved him.
Max M.
John works with 12 year old Max very nicely.

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Gene O.

1 Review
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Starting at $27
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Gene O.

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Hi there. My Name is Gene. I've been playing music for a good chunk of my life and I'm really excited to share what I've learned with you. I attended the Musician's Institute in Los Angeles, where I studied guitar and vocal performance. I've written, produced and recorded several of albums of origi

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Jacqui P.
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Gene is a great instructor. He is very kind and attentive. I'm a beginner and I do mean beginner. But Gene takes time and let's me know that I can accomplish playing regardless of my age. I'm an old hippy! So learning songs like "Imagine" and "Knocking on Heavens Door" is right up my alley! I look forward to my classes! Here comes the 54 year old hippy with guitar on her hip!!! Thanks Gene!!
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Ryan T.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Colorado
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ryan T.

3 Reviews
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I am a fun teacher who loves to teach. I have extensive training and playing experience in both classical, jazz, improvisation, and composition.

I really strive to inspire my students and spend a lot of extra time developing a personalized lesson and experience with me.

About Ryan

My most important characteristic is how well prepared I am for each student's lesson. You will get personalized instruction that is designed to inspire you each and every lesson. This is so important in order for you to develop to your fullest potential potential. I have over 15 years of teach

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Isaiah M.
Ryan is a fantastic teacher who quickly adapts his teaching style to your level and abilities on the piano. He always has a thought out, prepared lesson, and is extremely patient when teaching. I would strongly recommend Ryan to anyone looking to improve their piano skills.
Jonas
Ryan Is a great piano teacher who caters his teaching style to his students preferences and strengths. I have been taking piano lessons with him for about 7 years and he keeps me very engaged and motivated. I would highly recommend him for all levels of students.
Erik Flatland
Ryan is a wonderful piano and music teacher. He is enthusiastic, talented and organized. I continue to learn from him and apply his wealth of knowledge.
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Kevin F.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French
  • Awarded Graduate Assistantship from Azusa Pacific University
  • Teaching since 2004
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Kevin F.

30 Reviews
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Been playing piano since age 5, flute since 4th grade and much more music encompassing a lot in the classical field, some jazz and other genres as well. I have a Master's degree in wind conducting and am fully capable of teaching any standard subject in music.

About Kevin

I have had a fairly diverse musical background, including playing with bands and orchestras, as well as participating in choral groups and opera. I have a master's degree in music performance for wind conducting, and a bachelor's degree in music with an emphasis on piano performance. I have taug

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Jim Atherton
Kevin pays close attention to details and helps you to get it right.
Oscar
thanks a lot.
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"I look forward to my lessons with Kevin every week. He is a talented teacher who cares to get the very best from his students. Over three months he has helped me with my confidence and widely expanded my knowledge of music and voice. If you are looking for a great music teacher, do yourself the favor of getting to know Kevin."
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Took Vocal Training lessons from Kevin M.
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"Luther loves to teach. At every lesson he is there for you, ready to help you. He has an extensive musical background, after studying violin at New England Conservatory with Meriam Fried and Donald Weilerstein, as well as performing and studying at many prestigious summer music festivals, including Ravinia’s Steans Institute, the Perlman Music Program Chamber Music Workshop, the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival, and the Taos School of Music. In addition, Luther is an excellent violist, studying with Martha Katz, also at New England Conservatory.

Luther loves to answer all of your questions. He will analyze and dissect your technical questions about how to play the violin: concerning tone, bowing, left hand issues, and how to use your arms, shoulders, back and your whole body while playing the instrument. He can help you with fingering and answer your questions about written music. He will demonstrate and help you play musically. He is able prepare you for your orchestral audition, help you learn concertos and other solo music and help you with chamber music. Thanks Luther for continuing to help me attain my dream to become an excellent violinist!"
Carol
Took Violin lessons from Luther W.
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"Barbara is so knowledgeable about her craft. I felt her enthusiasm right away and I am very excited about embarking on my series of voice lessons."
Hilary
Took Singing lessons from Barbara R.
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"Anyone who is blessed enough to have that Vashti as their instructor Will be very pleased with her instruction and her pleasant demeanor. She's very professional and timely. I'd give her six stars if there was another one I could give."
Allyn
Took Piano lessons from Vashti G.
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"Nabin is a wonderful instructor - my son has been taking lesson with him, and he's a great and knowledgeable tabla instructor. Would highly recommend him to anyone!"
Neelima
Took Tabla lessons from Nabin S.
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"Jeremy is a very talented, enthusiastic instructor and I highly recommend him!"
Carolyn
Took Trombone lessons from Jeremy S.
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"This was my daughter's first singing lesson. Melody was very accommodating with my wife and I observing our daughter. With a musical background myself, I immediately knew that Melody had immense knowledge not only about singing, but also the theory and technique that all singers should learn."
Kaylana
Took Singing lessons from Melody S.
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"Knowledgeable, professional and caring instructor."
Mukisa
Took Saxophone lessons from Maureen W.
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"Justin is an excellent teacher!! He is a master guitarist, always punctual, very courteous and gives 100% to my lesson. I am learning classical guitar and jazz guitar with him and I am delighted with the progress I've made in just a few months. I am playing beautiful songs and before his lessons I could not play any classical guitar songs at all. Justin tailors the lessons to help me learn the songs I am excited about learning to play. I most highly recommend him as a teacher for any style guitar. Amazingly he also teaches ukulele and mandolin too! He has a degree from Cal Poly in music and guitar and has over 20 years teaching experience. If you really want to learn how to play guitar easily and quickly, take lessons with him!"
Lisa
Took Classical Guitar lessons from Justin M.
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"Great instructor. Patient, intuitive, very knowledgeable"
Dave Clark
Took Guitar lessons from Ray F.
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