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Marie H.

15 Reviews
Santa Rosa, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French
  • BM Vocal Performance from Sonoma State University
  • Teaching since 2015
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Marie H.

15 Reviews
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I hope to bring positive energy and insight to all my students’ lessons. I work with students of all ages, all of whom have a wide variety of musical backgrounds. Long term students typically come to me as young beginners or have deeper ambitions with music theory, composition and production. This includes improvising, advanced harmonizing, singing while playing, mixing & sound design, navigating digital/analog synths, etc. I am comfortable teaching all genres with both voice & piano, how to read music and how to play by ear. The best place to learn more about what I have to offer is my website!

About Marie

Marie is a music theory junkie and music production nerd. She spends most of her free time petting her adorable Aussie puppies, Max & Bug. When she gets around to it she writes songs and produces them from the ground up in her home studio. She has spent innumerable hours analyzing Wagner’s Ring cyc

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Rae
Marie has helped me with refining my sound and getting back into singing with proper technique. Her feedback is constructive and she has an intuition for how to coach a vocalist even over Zoom. Fantastic!
Isabel C Parra
"My name is Lily. I am 6 years old. I think Marie is an awesome piano teacher because she is kind, focused, patient, and nice. And also, I really, really, really like her singing voice and I like it when she sings along when I play. I feel happy with her as my teacher because after each lesson, I feel more focused. Thank you, Marie!!"
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Raquelle
Marie is an awesome piano teacher. I have learned so many songs in only a few months. I love that she does online classes.
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Kathryn K.

34 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Critics Circle Award Kathryn K from San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Award
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
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Kathryn K.

34 Reviews
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Auditions! My forte! Self tapes! Should be yours!! The most difficult part of being and actor or a singer, right? Landing a job means your audition has to be as good as opening night so get in here and let me help you! Nailing your audition is all about preparation and preparation takes support. You are not alone. Build your monologues now. Get your songs and performances prepared. Be ahead of the game. Have a place to work when the sides come in so you show up READY. I am here waiting for your call. I want you to work. I can't wait to make it happen with you.
I can come to you or you can meet me where I teach. I am in SF and Los Angeles. I successfully work virtually with many people.

About Kathryn

Kathryn K I am happy to offer committed actors, executives, engineers and speakers private sessions to strengthen your performance and ignite your work. For actors I specialize in acting for film as a Method Acting Coach. I address technique for film, stage, set, self tape, audition technique,

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Deborah D.
Kathryn has helped me build my skills and confidence in presenting and recording myself on video for corporate and sales facing content. No detail too small or not discussed... in a good way... from lighting, to microphone placement, to clothing, to make-up, to how to mentally prepare before hand, to the content and the delivery. This is the beginning of what I hope to be a long term journey to continuously hone my skills. She is down to earth, real, genuine, kind and funny. Money very well invested.
Jamie M.
Loved working with Kathryn this first lesson. She gave me some tools that I can use right away. She is delightful and fun to work with!
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Marc D.

9 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Marc D.

9 Reviews
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Chords,tunes, strumming and finger picking patterns

About Marc

I've been playing music since I was 14 years old. I studied classical guitar at State University in Buffalo, NY. and also studied guitar at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. I love just about every style of music. I mostly play Celtic, Bluegrass, American traditional, jazz, and classical. I a

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Jana Harrington
I appreciate Marc’s knowledge, professionalism, and teaching methods. I also appreciate his practice of social distancing and mask wearing. He was thorough, good-humored, and patient during my lesson.
Roger H.
He is very good with me. I'm not a very good student. I have bad habits and I'm overly sensitive to criticism, yet he has not made me feel bad at all about my playing if you want to call it that. I also have a short attention span and can't read music fluently. But his patience is much appreciated, and each week get a little better at it all. I recommend him to those trying their best to sound a little better.
Avery B.
It was really good information and I had a lot of fun.

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Noah V.

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Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • BM Music Performance from Kennesaw State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Noah V.

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I have many unique experiences as a woodwind player and a wide range of skills that I’m happy to pass onto my students! In particular, I believe that in order to perform it’s necessary to fully understand your instrument and I do not accept “pseudo-explanations” of what proper technique is or should be. I can help you learn anything you want about the saxophone by presenting information in a personal and easily digestible way. This is done through practice as well as fun activities such as engaged listening and controlled experimentation!

About Noah

Noah Vece graduated from Kennesaw State University in 2011 and has been an active freelance musician in the Atlanta and New York area ever since. Noah studied saxophone, flute, and clarinet with renowned artists such as Sam Skelton, Dan Higgins, and Tony Carere among many others. His experience pl

Fernando P.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Education from California State University Fullerton
  • Awarded Outstanding Arts Educator from Orange County Department of Education
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Fernando P.

6 Reviews
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Do you like to compose or arrange music? Whether you have any experience or not, I can teach any level of music composition and arrangement.

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.

Devin A.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
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Devin A.

27 Reviews
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I have always had an affinity for the acoustic guitar, and I enjoy helping students learn to fully utilize this amazing instrument. I specialize in teaching fingerstyle and using the acoustic guitar as an accompaniment instrument for singing.

About Devin

Devin has been teaching private lessons since 2002 and is currently available to teach online lessons in Guitar, Electric Bass, and Music Production using Ableton Live or Logic Pro X. Devin has worked with students of all ages and levels of playing ability from beginners to professionals. He is

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Vanessa
Devin is remarkably patient with our awkward, shy son, who he's been teaching for around 5 years. He keeps lessons fun and lets our son lead with his music interests. Devin is always on time, communicative, and professional. Our son (who is easily distracted) says the time flies by!
Dominic C.
Fabian M.
Devin is an excellent and knowledgeable teacher! He taught me the basics of Ableton and the details of music production, recording audio/midi tracks, sound libraries, effects, etc. He guided me through the songwriting process, and made this complex software easier to navigate through and understand. I highly recommend Devin for anyone interested in enhancing their skills in music production. Thank you Devin for all your help!

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"We are sisters who have been taking voice, guitar and piano from Ms. Lisa for the last two years and LOVE going to her house for lessons! She is very patient and nice. She makes learning music a fun thing to do."
Chloe & Lily
Took Piano lessons from Lisa C.
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"Scott taught my daughter for maybe 6 or 7 years in our home. He always had an approach that included her voice in what and how she wanted to learn. I believe it was Scott's patience and kindness that helped her to stick with guitar for so long. She not only became an excellent guitarist, she was able to apply much of her learning to broader music theory and picked up other instruments including the drums. Scott feels like a family member now and we are all so grateful we found him!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Scott S.
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"Like her very much, knowledgeable, wonderful attitude and patience, and most of all I like her method of teaching."
Juliana
Took Piano lessons from Rosita R.
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"Very good instructor. Very relaxed way of teaching. Learned to play a song during the first lesson."
Donald
Took Harmonica lessons from Jordan M.
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I am having a great time learning from her."
Joseph
Took Singing lessons from Tina B.
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"Clayton is one of the best violinists I know! To learn from him is to learn from an absolute pro. He is patient, detail oriented, and fun to work with. He is a great violin teacher and I have learned so much from him!"
Claire
Took Violin lessons from Clayton T.
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"incredibly patient and open to what your interested in . highly recommend"
Kayla
Took Ukulele lessons from Edwin I.
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"I had been playing for 25+ years and wanted to learn some applied theory and some jazz. I made a great decision choosing Jared. I took lessons from Jared for 3 years, it was a great experience!

A few key things about Jared I want to share:
- He is always prepared and does his homework
- Incredibly knowledgably and patient
- He finds a way to explain things so they make sense
- Always goes above and beyond what I expected
- He provides materials to aid in learning from videos, backing tracks, tablature and musical notation
- Always smiling and happy to be teaching music

I easily recommend Jared as a teacher to players looking to learn music from beginner though to advanced level. It was an absolute pleasure to be Jared’s student."
Bill
Took Guitar lessons from Jared C.
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"She is very nice.my kids land I liked her.
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Vedansh
Took Piano lessons from Emma M.
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"My 4-year-old LOVES, and I mean LOVES Fawn! (All my children love her, but they aren't old enough to start lessons). Fawn is excellent with all children. She keeps my daughter laughing, yet focused and even though Fawn started her in a lesson book for 8 years old and up, Fawn felt my girl could handle it, and she is moving very quickly and learning to read notes too. This family loves Fawn, and it's a joy having her come each week. My daughter is motivated and excited to do her flash cards, draw notes and play and read songs."
Rose Pennington
Took Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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