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Mikaela Y.

12 Reviews
Shingle Springs, CA
Starting at $30
  • BM Music Education from San Jose State University
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mikaela Y.

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I have played clarinet for 17 years now and studied with Dr. Janet Averett at San Jose State. Whether you are just looking for a new way to experience music or are a serious musician looking to improve your technique and I am excited to help develop your performing abilities!

About Mikaela

Music teacher looking to keep busy working with bright young students eager to improve or begin their musical endeavors! I have a Bachelor of Music degree from San Jose State University in Music Education and have taught private lessons for over 10 years. I have also recently completed the teac

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1st class! It was very informative and my son is already playing short songs on his tenor Sax. He loves it !!!!
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Daniel B.

3 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $25
  • Bachelors Degree in Violin Performance from University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Daniel B.

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I am a graduate student of violin performance at Sacramento State University, welcoming all ages and ability levels for violin lessons. Lessons will be designed to help you reach your personal goals and take your playing to the next level. Whether you're looking to build a strong musical foundation, improve your technique, learn to sight-read, or just learn some tunes, I look forward to working with you!

About Daniel

I am a graduate student of Violin Performance at Sacramento State University and have been teaching in the Sacramento area for a year. I enjoy serving as concertmaster for the University's Symphony Orchestra and participating in chamber music. I began learning the violin at age 7 through the Suz

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Melissa
Pays attention to detail, clear teaching and instructions, and finds alternative solutions and/or explanations to reinforce learning.
Dillon
Very clear explanations, and I left the first lesson with good goals and a handful of things to practice. Having the lesson online worked out very well and didn't take away from the experience or efficient use of time at all.
Levi C.
I am an adult beginner in my 30's and was a little nervous about starting my lessons. However, I have to say, great lesson! He really took the time to listen to what I wanted to work on and make recommendations. Then he was able to quickly spot areas for improvement and give corrections that were very relatable and easy to understand. I can't wait to keep working with Daniel.
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JoAnn R.

49 Reviews
Carmichael, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English - spoken; German, French, Italian and Spanish - sung
  • Bachelor of Arts Music from California State University, Los Angeles
  • Teaches students 9 to 80
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JoAnn R.

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I love sharing my passion for music with all of my students - ages 5 through 72.

You can always recognize a skilled cellist. The music sounds smooth and graceful, the tone quality is lovely. Unskilled cellists just don’t sound the same. What’s the difference? Skill of course. The skill to play a very large instrument with relaxed hands and arms by using your core muscles to transfer your body weight through your arms and hands into the cello. Not every cello teacher knows how to teach that.

I believe that my unique combined musical and medical background makes me a better cello teacher. In addition to my graduate and undergraduate musical training and extensive musical experience, My knowledge of human anatomy and mechanics of how the body works can help you develop habits that will lead to the beautiful singing tone that’s makes the cello a favorite.

We will then build on those habits to develop good intonation, a lovely vibrato and a variety of bowing techniques ...

About JoAnn

Your lessons are designed to help you develop the skills and confidence you need to successfully perform in public. I work hard to prepare your lessons and I ask my students to invest daily time working on skills studied at their lessons. Performing music requires the patient integration of mult

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Keston T.
Really patient and knowledgeable.
Julie
She is amazingly patient with me, a newbie, even though she is brilliant! and I am not!!! During this pandemic, she is teaching me outdoors in her lovely garden, practicing social distancing to reduce the risk of virus transfer. I am more than pleased and looking forward to learning much more from her !
Ellen G.
My granddaughter (high-school age) loved the singing lessons with JoAnn and we would highly recommend her. She took both in-home and on-line lessons from here.

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Paul E.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 10 to 50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Paul E.

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I'll teach you how to play solid groovy bass lines!

About Paul

Hello, I'm Paul. I grew up in a family of musicians. I have mastered many instruments and aspects of music in over 30 years! The guitars are my foremost specialty, then singing, percussion, and music theory. Rock is my favorite of many many genre.

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Hank
Good first lesson, got an overview on music theory and practical playing techniques.Paul was very thorough on my first lesson.
Andrew
Paul is a great teacher who is very knowledgeable in all things guitar. A great choice for learning not only how to play the guitar but to know why all the notes fit together
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Prawit S.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Prawit S.

5 Reviews
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As a performing guitarist, music director, arranger, and band leader, I can share my experience with guitar techniques that will help you to achieve the next level in your playing. We can focus on ways to use the guitar to learn songs, technical exercises, creating music with others, understanding the instrument, and learn how to play a variety styles of music ranging from rock to jazz to classical to bluegrass.

About Prawit

Guitarist and Composer based in Brooklyn, New York, with a Masters in Jazz Studies from New York University and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Jazz Studies from The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music. I have played in a variety of musical groups ranging from rock bands, to samba bands, jazz/fus

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Sarah
Great first lesson!!
Joris
Wit's understanding and non-dogmatic teaching style made classes high-quality and stress-free. Remote instruction was deeply engaging, which I wasn't expecting as someone who is used to in-person music classes. I definitely learned more than I have in any other guitar class.

I especially appreciated that class felt like a discussion rather than a recital. Instead of following one method or theme, I was encouraged to completely shift our attention at any time if there was anything I was curious about.

Wit presents difficult ideas with enough context that I, having a limited understanding of theory, felt able to keep up and incorporate higher-level concepts into my writing/playing.

Can't recommend Wit's classes enough!
Bianca
Prawit is such an incredible teacher - he structures the lessons to your specific goals, makes sure you understand everything before you move on, and makes it fun!
I love the structure he provides, and also the fact that he makes sure to check in as you are progressing. 👏🏼 I highly recommend him as a teacher

Melissa J.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Language coaching for songs in English, German, French, and Italian. Some Norwegian experience as well.
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • BA in Vocal Performance from Southern Utah University
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Melissa J.

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Singing techniques in style of student's choosing. As a beginning level student we will start with classical techniques to give a solid foundation to your voice- in order to sing in any genre the student wishes to advance.

About Melissa

I am dedicated to helping you feel comfortable singing, performing and even auditioning. I teach you how to free up your voice and how to apply the tools that give you the confidence to sing what you want. *** Lesson Details *** I do have cats at my home studio- be aware if you are concerned w

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Matt
She is very patience and methodical. She really knows how to get the best use out of you and really find your voice. She very good at explaining things. Hands down a terrific teacher.
Shirleen H.
She is patient, thorough, and helped me understand my voice.
Kiera B.
Melissa is an excellent teacher! She is very good at teaching the proper techniques to allow you to sing without straining your vocal chords. She is very sweet and makes you feel at ease.

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"Nancy is great with our daughter, her music material is systematic and she is a very experienced in teaching. Our Daughter loves her piano lessons and improves week by week. We would highly recommend her for everyone!"
Oliver
Took Piano lessons from Nancy C.
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"Toni was a pleasure to have as my first instructor, she was very knowledgeable and professional, always patient and quick with answers.
I would highly recommend Toni to anyone who wants to get started in playing the bagpipes.
In the short time I had with Toni she brought me a long way.. not only did I find an instructor I found a Friend!! Thanks Toni you were great!!!!!!"
John
Took Bagpipes lessons from Toni C.
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"Although it is but one lesson I have had with Mike, I know he has the ability to help me get to the "next level."I could not be happier with my selection of Mike as my instructor."
Jay
Took Banjo lessons from Mike T.
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"Liann is patient, encouraging and knows when to either break concepts down or challenge me with something new."
Mary
Took Harp lessons from Liann C.
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"Learned a lot. Very professional and cool."
Kristen
Took Singing lessons from Timothy B.
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"Erin makes lessons exciting and fun. She always has an answer to my questions, and brings enthusiasm and energy to each lesson. She helped me master my scales, and I have improved my sound greatly, She has helped me to love the flute!"
Hailey
Took Flute lessons from Erin K.
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"Dave is a talented musician who has much to share with his students. He's very approachable and kind."
Matthew
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Uncle Dave T.
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"Dan is a very good instructor and coach ... I'm making satisfying progress."
Andy
Took Piano lessons from Dan H.
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"Rina is a great teacher! She is patience, kind and gives great constructive feedback. I highly recommend her."
Karin
Took Singing lessons from Rina M.
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"Barry is a very skilled and patient teacher. He has helped me with the confidence I needed to embrace my natural voice tone. I have regained a love for singing after working with such an inspirational being. I thought that after smiling I have don't irreparable damage to my vocal chords but Barry showed me that was not the case! For that I am forever great fun! Anyone who is really serious about singing should have just one class with Barry and your ideas about the craft will be immediately transformed!"
Pierre Butler
Took Singing lessons from Barry M.
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