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Chris B.

Alameda, CA
Starting at $67
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chris B.

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I am currently only accepting students taking lessons every week. I will help you learn how to make beautiful music with your acoustic guitar! I focus on proper technique and will have you playing your first song by the end of your first lesson.

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All of these experiences make her a well rounded and versatile performer and teacher. For her students, she can help them find their unique voice and style,

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Drew P.

9 Reviews
Dublin, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded First Prize - Myrna W. Brown Artist Competition from Texas Flute Society
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Drew P.

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With 15 years of music performance experience and a BM and MM in flute performance, you can expect the highest quality lessons from me. I have years of experience teaching dozens of musicians of all ages, and I make sure to adjust my teaching to the needs of each student. Everybody is different, and I want to make sure that students get the most out of their experience! I have given dozens of recitals and performances, including many competition appearances and academic auditions, so when it comes to performing, I know exactly what it takes.

About Drew

As a recent recipient of a Master's Degree in Flute Performance from Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music, Drew Powell is a promising young flutist and highly sought after flute teacher. For 15 years, he has participated in numerous music competitions, festivals, and performance opportu

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Jacob
Drew is always polite, patient, and professional. I would definitely recommend his lessons to anyone wanting to learn to play the flute. I am looking forward to our future lessons.
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Nami L.
In the few months that I've had flute lessons with Drew, I've grown so much. As a beginner in flute, I was completely scared and overwhelmed with taking band for the first time. Knowing I needed lessons, I'm so glad that I was paired with Drew. On my first lesson, Drew asked me what my goals were and I told him that it was to just simply read the notes on the page. That's all I expected to learn from him, but he taught me so much more! Drew taught me about musical expression, tone and all the little details behind flute playing. His teachings challenged and motivated me. My peers and band teacher have noticed my improvement and progress. Thanks to Drew, I can now play with confidence and poise. -Emma
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Mike S.

1 Review
Napa, CA
Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, Thai, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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 first 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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Scott
Nice easy pace. Thank you
Bam D.
Only 1 hour of study. Mike is great teacher. He know my weak point and teach and advice me how to improve my English. ( I have Thai accent ). Most of Thai student felt in communication part of Tofel test ( to get in Master degree in USA )
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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Dr. Hoi lam I.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dr. Hoi lam I.

3 Reviews
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I specialize in:
Voice (Classical - Beginner to Advanced)
Voice (Musical Theater - Beginner to Advanced)
Piano (Beginner and Intermediate)
Diction (French, Italian, German, Mandarin, Cantonese)
Teacher speaks: American English, Cantonese (Hong Kong), Mandarin

Helena holds a Doctor Degree in Musical Arts from the Arizona State University, M.Mus from UTEP, BMus from the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts, LTCL and ATCL from the Trinity College London, Grade 8 with Distinction Certifications from the Associated Board of the Royal School of Music London.
She taught piano, musical theater and opera internationally in Hong Kong, Japan and also the United States in the past 11 years. Universities and companies she worked with include the Hong Kong Baptist University, University of Texas at El Paso, Opera Hong Kong, 3 Arts Musical Institute Hong Kong, El Paso Community College, etc.

About Dr. Hoi lam

As a vocalist, pianist, dancer, songwriter, lyrics writer, and actress, Helena got her Doctor of Musical Arts Degree in Vocal Performance, from the Arizona State University, and is a student of American tenor David Britton. She was also awarded her Master in Music (voice), by the Univers ity of Tex

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Grace
I learnt musical singing as a hobby. I wasn't very confident in catching the right beat and pitch, even though I really enjoyed singing. Helena was very patient and helped me build confidence gradually. She picked songs that fit my voice range and also my style, so I became more comfortable and could even perform a solo at a studio showcase! Helena was also clear in pointing out and explaining the things that I needed to pay attention when reading the scores. It was a great experience learning singing from her.
Mavis Chan
Helena is a amazing vocal teacher. Very friendly, passionate, supporting and professional.
She have taught me various vocal warm ups and technical excerises to train my voice. My voice has became stronger. Not only the techiques i learned , she also let me know how to telling the story in singing and enchanced the enjoyment of performing full time.
I took lessons from helena for a year , every lesson is fun and inspring . She is very encouraging , helping me build confidence in my singing .
Over all a great teacher. If you are looking for vocal teacher she is the one to go for.
Reeya
She is an amazing instructor and is amazing at singing and constructive criticism. Her teaching helps out a lot.
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Danielle F.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor of Music - Concentrations in Music Performance and Music Education from James Madison University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
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Danielle F.

20 Reviews
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I am a professional violinist who also holds a valid VA teaching license. I focus on student-centered learning to make sure everyone gets the instruction they need. Whether you're looking to start on the right foot, get ahead in school, or take your playing to the next level, I'm here to help!

About Danielle

Hello! My name is Danielle and I'm a strings teacher (don't worry - I teach the fun stuff too!). I've been playing violin since age 5, viola since age 13, and 'cello since age 18. I have Bachelors Degrees in Violin Performance and Music Education from James Madison University, and I play both Violi

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Elena L.
Great with my daughter and very friendly
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Matthew A.
Danielle was a very intuitive teacher- she listened to my goals, and helped provide me with a clear path toward them, conquering some of the basics, scales, pentatonic, and such... but also some of the more advanced nuances like harmonics and vibrato. If you are trying to learn violin or fiddle, I'd recommend Danielle.
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Kismat S.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Nepali
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Hit FM Music Awards from Hits FM
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Kismat S.

10 Reviews
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I can help you learn your favorite songs

Or teach you by the book (music theory, scales, modes, plucking, picking etc)

About Kismat

My name is Kismat, 29, currently back in Minneapolis after living in LA for a year. I’m a full time musician touring the world playing rock, reggae, jazz music etc. I also teach at Guitar Center Maple Grove currently. I’m a professional musician with over 10 years of international touring experie

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Sanil
Taking lessons with Kismat was both fun and educational, as it should be. I was introduced to a variety of different music theory concepts at a pace which suited me. It was never too difficult nor too easy. Of course your progress will be dictated by how much you practice, but Kismat's lessons will give you a clear path to follow. Over all I had a lot of fun learning from him, he's a great teacher and fun guy to jam with.
Kathy
Our son Joe has taken lessons with Kismat for about the last year. They have been the most productive lessons of our sons guitar playing! Kismat found a way to teach our son in a way that appealed to him and applied to his way of learning. I could not be happier with the experience! Thank you so much!
Ingrid
I was Kismat's employer at Guitar Center in Roseville, Minnesota. He was fun to work with and great with students of all ages and skill levels. His energy and positivity always brightened the day and inspired the customers.

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"I've been singing in choirs for over 6 years and was looking for a way to get into singing in college, and I found Serena by a lucky chance and have seen her weekly since January - not only have my vocal skills and techniques improved considerably since then, but I've become a lot more confident in singing other genres.

Serena is a fantastic teacher and is very flexible with availability - she always tries to make the lessons work on your time, and as a full-time student juggling two jobs, that was exactly what I needed. Every lesson is great - it's a healthy mixture of singing, genuine conversation, and discussion of techniques and ways to become better at something I genuinely enjoy.

I would definitely recommend her to beginners and returning singers alike - she is extremely passionate about what she does, and it really pays off when you can confidently sing a brand new piece after having worked on it for just a few lessons!"
Jordan
Took Singing lessons from Serena P.
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"Murray did a great job with my 6 yr old son's first drum lesson. He was able to teach the fundalmentals while making it a fun experience. My son was very excited and enjoyed his first lesson with Murray."
Tiffany
Took Drum lessons from Murray P.
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"She is very patient, kind and understanding, and you learn a lot very quickly.
I went from knowing nothing to playing small songs in 2 lessons!!"
Hannah
Took Classical Piano lessons from Sharon Y.
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"Kyle is a very patient and knowledgeable teacher. I am learning things I never knew before about songwriting and developing more hope and self-confidence. Definitely several points above average!"
Paula
Took Songwriting lessons from Kyle K.
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"John is a great guitar teacher! I started lessons as a true beginner and John worked with me through the basics and was very knowledgeable. He customized my lessons to my skills and needs and he always made himself available if I ever had any questions. I can honestly say that I would have given up on guitar in the first month if it weren’t for John helping me through my beginner frustrations. I highly recommend John to anyone looking for a great guitar teacher!"
Eric
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from John C.
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"Susanna is a great teacher . She is so patience. .explains everything so that even I as a beginner understand..Can't wait for my next class.."
Jennifer
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Organized, professional, great with kids"
Amy
Took Piano lessons from Kimberly Z.
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"Stan is a remarkable instructor. Our son is 12, and totally engaged. Stan's music instruction is not limited to reading and playing; he has an amazing wealth of knowledge and experience that makes it so interesting for the students (and for the parent that sits in on the lesson!). I can't recommend Stan highly enough."
Anita
Took Guitar lessons from Stan M.
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"Rob's passion for music is evident in his teaching. He is very professional and an excellent violin instructor. I can tell he truly wants his students to succeed. He is very patient and teaches in a way that is fun and involved. Very highly recommended."
Sarah
Took Violin lessons from Rob F.
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"Sylvia was patient and very helpful to teach me the basics and give good advice. She has a kind disposition and really knows about music"
Michael
Took Violin lessons from Sylvia W.
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