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Marsha K.

18 Reviews
Roseville, CA
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA Psychology from BYU
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Marsha K.

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Greetings! Do you love music? Have you always wanted or want to get back, to Piano that you quit as a child? It’s never too late! It’s never too early! I think students of all ages and skill level. Sign up for five classes and we’ll see if we are a great fit. Can’t wait to hear from you.

Piano is skill that is kinetic as well as audible and visual. It is something that will take you from childhood long through your life. I have taught for many years (25+) and have found that students with enthusiasm and dedication can accomplish whatever they set their goals to do.

Since I am also a life-coach, my students benefit from many years of experience as well as bonus skills like goal-setting, tools to get over humps as well as Master Classes and Theory expertise. Music is what moves the universe!

About Marsha

I have students from all over ! Hope one is YOU. It is great to be able to offer the option to ALL students if they prefer to come to the studio, or have remote lessons, and a HUGE plus, is they don't have to cancel when ill or even sometimes when away from home with the remote lesson option!

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Scott D. M.
Marsha is a wonderful music teacher! She has an organized lesson plan, she's always willing to set aside the lesson plan if I want to do something different that day, she gives very gentle feedback, and I always have so much fun with her during lessons. I highly recommend!
Fred R.
I have been taking lessons with Marsha for several months. Marsha has been helping me immensely to become a better singer. I am a novice vocalist and Marsha has worked with me patiently. I feel as if I have been progressing nicely with my vocal training.
Beth
I worked with Marsha for about 10 weeks. Singing was something on my "bucket list" and I wanted to find out why I didn't know how to do it. I learned a ton from Marsha, and I also learned that I wasn't a hopeless case!!
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Colin M.

9 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Colin M.

9 Reviews
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Piano is probably the best instrument to start music on, and is a great supplement to any instrument. A knowledge of piano, and an ability to play and understand it, will make the entire process of music much easier. It's also a lot of fun to play!

About Colin

I'm a life-long musician with a passion for the art and a love of teaching it. In 2012, I graduated from Sacramento State with a Bachelors in Music. Through my schooling and personal study, I have become a well-rounded musician able to teach many instruments effectively. Making music with others

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Scott B.
Colin is a good dude. Great person to learn from. Very patient and helpful
Kelly
Colin has been a fantastic teacher for my 12-year old son, who is learning his first instrument. Colin is kind, friendly, personable, and easy-going. He keeps the lessons fresh and fun. My son has made a very nice connection with Colin and really enjoys his lessons.
Jennifer
It's pretty terrifying to try a new instrument, especially one like the trumpet--which is so loud and obvious if you're wrong! Colin was supportive and warm and encouraging, and kept me at ease and willing to keep trying. He seems knowledgeable in alot of areas of music too, which is an added bonus. Highly recommend!

Melissa F.

16 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $40
  • Bachelor of Music - Jazz Studies from California State University of Sacramento
  • Awarded Outstanding Solo Performance - Jazz Vocalist from DownBeat Magazine
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Melissa F.

16 Reviews
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Piano is one of the best instruments to learn for singers or beginning musicians. Our lessons will be fun and exciting, and also focused and productive. You'll be playing in no time!

About Melissa

I have been studying and performing music for the majority of my life, starting with piano in the third grade. I started singing in choirs in high school and continued studying voice throughout college. I have a classical background and moved to jazz voice as an undergraduate at California State Un

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William Schmalzel
My ukulele mentor was extremely knowledgeable regarding the intricacies of various music formats. She broke down complex details into language that I could understand. She challenged me with next steps and was kind to make me feel accomplished.
Ryan & Hazel H.
This is mine and my daughters first time taking music lessons. Melissa is patient with my daughter and very knowledgeable. After five lessons with Melissa I feel we are on the right track to accomplishing our ukulele goals.
Lynnette
My wife enjoyed her first ukulele lesson and is looking forward to going again next week.

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Phil J.

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Starting at $55
  • Music from San Jose State University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Phil J.

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Why just play music when you can play and UNDERSTAND music? Get all your important piano techniques along with a system for understanding what you're playing so you can teach yourself new things and communicate and play with other musicians easily.

About Phil

Have you been trying to self-teach with YouTube videos and scattered internet resources? Feeling like you're stuck and just don't know how to put it all together? WHAT you learn is important. But HOW you learn it is the real magic to become a better guitarist. I'll show you how to develop you

Douglas T.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Education from Kean university
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Douglas T.

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I've had the extreme pleasure of playing piano and guitar for 27 years and my passion is to share my enjoyment of music with everyone.
Learning to play music can be one of the most rewarding and enjoyable hobbies and when you take lessons with me, I make sure that you are learning everything needed to start playing your favorite songs and writing your own songs.
I have had the honor of teaching music for nearly 15 years and I look forward to discussing your goals and helping and ensuring you achieve them.

About Douglas

Hi, my name is Douglas and I've been teaching music for nearly 15 years. I play piano, guitar and drums and love classical music as well as rock, blues, jazz, some country music and some pop music. My passion is to teach and to share my love of music to everyone. I look forward to learning your

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Shea A.
Douglas does a great job. Total relates to the kids on their level and makes learning fun.
Cami A.
Douglas does a great job. Total relates to the kids on their level and makes learning fun.
Kenny
Douglas is on time, has a easy personality and is willing to help us at our own speed. His willingness to come to our home is incredibly helpful

Siyuan L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $109
  • Speaks English/Chinese
  • Teaches students 5 to 60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Siyuan L.

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I’m a pianist at Manhattan School of Music. My class is really fun and I love teaching. I can teach any levels. I hope to make you start to love music and playing the piano. Very nice to meet you^^

About Siyuan

I'm a pianist at Manhattan School of Music. My lesson is really fun. I love teaching. I had have experiences in teaching child and adult. I accept to teach all levels. Very nice to meet you.

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Sacramento, CA

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Sacramento is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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"Adam is great. Easy going yet effective teaching style that has motivated me to play more often and better. Thanks Adam!"
Stephen Strat
Took Piano lessons from Adam R.
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"Sarah loves piano lessons with Tammye because she is calm, funny and very "laid-back" in how she approaches children and teaching the piano. These qualities are gradually drawing Sarah back to an instrument that she loved initially but had withdrawn from due to very strict and almost frightening former teachers. I am so happy to see her loving the piano again and looking forward to her practices with Tammye. Thank you, Tammye, for encouraging and realizing that learning an instrument is a marathon for some and not a sprint!"
Leigh Ann
Took Piano lessons from Tammye D.
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"We love Glynis! Glynis has a delightful, cheerful personality. She is a very engaging teacher for our 8 year old daughter, Kate. Kate is learning a lot about the piano, playing the piano, and music theory. Glynis is prompt in getting to the lessons on time and responding to text messages. We appreciate Glynis' musical talent, teaching skills, and also that she is easy to communicate with on scheduling issues.
We have four musical kids and have had MANY music lessons and music teachers. I am credible in saying Glynis is a GREAT Music Teacher!"
Laura
Took Piano lessons from Glynis D.
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"I have completed 3 piano lessons as a first time player. I have completed one song and already learning another. Also learning how to read the music, too! I never in a 100 years thought I would be playing the piano and learning so fast. David is very knowledgeable, easy to learn from and patient!"
Carli
Took Piano lessons from David C.
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"Vashti is a wonderful teacher and the kids really enjoy their lessons with her."
alexander
Took Piano lessons from Vashti G.
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"What can I say?! My son has been taking from Keith for 8 months now online, and I am in amazement at the progress he has made! He is playing piano like he has been taking for way more than short of a year. After working hard on theory, my son is now learning to play favorite songs. He said today that Keith is challenging him to figure out some parts by year. If you have a question or doubt about what instructor to choose, I can tell you right now. Choose Keith!!! You will not, can not be disappointed!! Thank you Keith for all you have done. Thank you also for being consistent in your lessons and always staying in touch. You are the greatest and I highly recommend you. And congratulations on your 4th grammy nomination!"
Lisa
Took Piano lessons from Keith J.
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"Dee has been great and creative in teaching piano in a fun and challenging fashion to my daughter and son. I would recommend her highly"
Todd
Took Piano lessons from Dee F.
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"Aliyah really loved working with Laura and wanted the class to be longer! :) She can't wait to do more."
Aliyah
Took Piano lessons from Laura P.
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"Natalie is a great piano teacher, She is very patient and assertive at the same time. We only took few lessons thus far , but I already see improvement in my daughter, I love her attention to detail and highly recommend her."
Anigail
Took Piano lessons from Natalie L.
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"My first lesson with Timothy was great! He is very friendly and informative. He takes his time and makes you feel at ease. I am anticipating my next lesson.

Thanks Timothy! :-)"
Nicole
Took Piano lessons from Timothy H.
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Piano Lessons in Sacramento - A Music Lover's Delight

By Javier A. – Sacramento Piano Teacher

The variety of music one can find in Sacramento is greater than the flavors found at any local ice cream parlor. I went on a city-wide mission to find exciting places where I might enjoy live piano performances and it soon became obvious that there are enough flavors of music to delight anyone's palette!

Across the street from the State Capitol building, the Westminster Church provides "Music at Noon," a free one-hour concert series every Wednesday. You can bring your lunch and enjoy "food" for your soul as well! Classical, pop standards, folk, opera, jazz, and music from around the world are just a few of the flavors professional performers bring to the Sacramento Scene. If you are taking piano lessons in Sacramento, this is an ac

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tivity you would certainly enjoy.

The Sacramento Jazz Jubilee is the world's largest and greatest traditional jazz festival of its kind, attracting more than 65,000 music lovers to enjoy some 70+ bands from around the world performing throughout Memorial Day Weekend. One of the favorite places for all to enjoy free concerts here in Sacramento is at Cesar Chavez Park, where every summer for 15 weeks, some of the most talented local musicians perform live. The beautiful new Crocker Museum also provides the community with great performances where families can spend some quality time on a Sunday afternoon listening to intimate recitals by classical and jazz pianists.

As a piano teacher and music lover, Sacramento has been a grand place for me to taste and experience an endless variety of musical flavors. I enjoy sharing this love of music with my students who take piano lessons in Sacramento, and I would love to share it with you as well!

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