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Jim T.

5 Reviews
Fairfax, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Jazz Piano and Modern Music Theory from Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA
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Jim T.

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I teach how to develop chord progressions from basic triads to advanced jazz chords. Lyric writing, phrasing, arranging, and basic music theory are also covered. Melody and rhythm and syncopation are studied to develop songwriting skills and performance and recording are also included.

About Jim

My career in music began at an early age (four!) with classical piano lessons until the age of thirteen. After expanding my musical horizons in high school listening to jazz, blues and rock I attended Cabrillo College in Aptos, CA where I studied jazz & music theory with renowned jazz educator Ray

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Mario L.
Very good at tuning into my needs. Jim is an excellent musician and teacher.
Sarah
Jim is a great instructor. His knowledge of theory and his piano skills are really amazing. I appreciated his no-stress style of teaching, and it is obvious that he has a true love of music and musicians.
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Paul S.

9 Reviews
Novato, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Professional Studies in Interdisciplinary Music Studies from Berklee College of Music
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Paul S.

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I have been teaching bass and composition for the last 10 in many different styles of music such as: rock, jazz, funk and folk/americana. I am here to help you achieve your goals as a musician! We'll start with what you are currently interested in and expand outwards from there. Feel free to message me and we'll take it from there!

About Paul

I am a composer, professional musician and music educator. I have recorded and performed with many different artists, but am best known for my work with the Central Coast band Still Time. Starting in 2004, Still Time steadily expanded from a local college band to a national touring act and we succe

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Nadia S.
Paul has been an incredible teacher. He is helping me learn the guitar and I’m a lot further ahead then I thought Id be. He is also helping me with my song writing and composing. I highly recommend him.
Jeffrey
absolutely brilliant bass player. he's great at breaking things down in a way that you'll understand and he's extremely supportive.
Robyn
Inspirational! I love working with Paul. He is patient, fun, and incredibly talented and versatile.

I have improved so much working with him-- and he's also a really great person and all around cool guy.
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Mike S.

1 Review
Napa, CA
Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, Thai, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Bachelors of Administration – Management (Leadership and Entrepreneurship) from Assumption University of Thailand
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Mike S.

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Get your guitar playing to the next level. Guitar lessons with Mike S., a formally trained vocalist with global guitar experience. Your next set of lessons will provide as much personal encouragement along with the musical progress.

Now open to all ages and levels of expertise.

About Mike

YOUNG BEGINNERS: After your first 10 sessions with me, your son or daughter will have completed a few workbooks and memorized a couple new songs. Whether it is to impress friends, land a gig, or to feel a sense of pride as a growing musician, I can't wait to celebrate your child's success with you!

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Mikaela
So far everything has been great, I am now excited to practice on my own at home because I am sharing this experience with someone. It is worth it to have someone in person and I am happy to have a caring, positive and sincere person like Mike to help me!

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Tonni P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, American Sign Language, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1996
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Tonni P.

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Experienced teacher of 23 years. I have taught people of all ages and abilities. I love piano and have been playing all of my life. Recently married and moved to Amarillo, TX so had to give up my studio in El Paso. I love teaching and seeing my students progress in their technical skills and knowledge of music theory, music history and most importantly seeing their love for music grow.

About Tonni

I am a newlywed 34 year old piano and English teacher from El Paso, TX. I’ve been teaching for 23 years and it is something I really enjoy doing. Several of my students have gone on to major in music in college and some have even become teachers themselves. I enjoy teaching all styles but truly c

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Max S.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Max S.

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Hello my name is Max and I have graduated with a performance degree from USF. I studied double bass and music theory and I would be happy to help you with all your music related tutoring needs. I have many years of experience as a musician professionally and otherwise, and have been playing violin,

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Sarah M.
Max has been a stellar double bass tutor for my son. He caught on right away how to work with him and improve his playing, technique and music theory. You can really tell he has a passion for music (especially the double bass) and teaching. Will continue to have my son study under him :)
Jonathan R.
Max was very helpful as a teacher. He gave me a lot of good insight into picking the bass for bluegrass music. I've been primarily playing bowed music. I plan to continue my lessons with him.

Prophet C.

45 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Gospel Rap Artist of the Year from Hollywood Gospel Insider Music Awards
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Prophet C.

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I have 20 plus years in several styles of guitar including Rock, Metal, Blues, Worship styles. I also teach songwriting on guitar. If you desire to learn to play the guitar and grow very quickly then I am the perfect teacher for this. You can learn Popular Songs, original Songwriting and much more. I am a Heavy Metal Riff Master! Favorite bands include Killswitch Engage, As I Lay Dying, All That Remains, August Burns Red and much more.

About Prophet

Prophet C. is professionally known as The Prophet X. He is a professional rap artist, music production company owner, record label owner, website design company owner and more. Currently, Prophet is teaching all of the following classes both in students home locations, in his Teaching Studio and

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"Howard taught both me and my daughter. We started when my daughter was 3 years old, and he was wonderful with her. I had taken lessons off an on throughout my life, and he was able to meet both of our needs. Howard has a deep understanding of people and their specific needs. My daughter was very shy and he accommodated that beautifully. He is also particularly good at approaching piano lessons from many angles so that all aspects of learning are addressed. From reading music to composing original songs, Howard has the range to teach it all."
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Took Harmonica lessons from Jordan M.
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"I have been taking lessons with Albert for several years. He has become a good friend in addition to being a great teacher. He's got an incredible ear, the patience of a saint, and a terrific ability to relate to his students. I would recommend him without reservation to anyone interested in guitar."
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Savanna
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"JD is very patient and knowledgeable. He keeps the lessons fun and packed with the right amount of challenges according to growth level. It helps when you actually do the homework and practice in between classes."
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"Elaina has been the perfect instructor for our 11-year-old daughter. She is young enough to relate to a pre-teen but mature enough to have many years under her belt of professional instruction. Our daughter has enjoyed working on the pop songs she likes to sing around the house, and as a mother I'm pleased that Elaina is teaching her the classic building blocks to mastering a healthy voice.

We highly recommend Elaina. She is professional, on time, organized, easy-going and fun."
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Took Singing lessons from Elaina R.
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Took Guitar lessons from Laura W.
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