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Edward F.

12 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
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Edward F.

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Learn some tricks and techniques for dealing with performance anxiety. I used to get very nervous before a performance, but after learning a little bit about why we get nervous and what we can do to prepare for it, I now feel cool, collected and confident when I play.

About Edward

Edward first became fascinated with the guitar at the age of fifteen. Before long he was putting bands together and looking for gigs. As time went on, his influences grew to include everything from classical to hip-hop to pop, but the one genre that that made the strongest impact was flamenco. Hi

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Ciel G.
Edward was on time, friendly, and patient with my 13 year old daughter. We are looking forward to ongoing lessons with him.
Nicolas
Great and knowledgeable!
Rick M.
Edward was very patient, emphasized technique, and moved at a pace conducive to learning. He went the extra mile to record and post videos of the music taught immediately following the lesson. Well done!
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Rebecca N.

24 Reviews
El Cajon, CA
Starting at $33
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rebecca N.

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I've studied music for over 20 years. I specialize in teaching classical music, but also teach pop/Broadway/Sacred styles. I earned my Bachelor of Music degree in Professional Studies: Piano and have been teaching professionally since February 2008 when MuzikAdict Piano Studio was established. I have experience teaching ages 3-84.

About Rebecca

I began playing piano at age six and I received my early training from Jeanne Pennino and later studied with J. Mitzi Kolar, Krzysztof Brzuza, and Karen Follingstad. I earned my Bachelor of Music degree in Piano, Professional Studies from San Diego State University. I plan to pursue a Master of Arts

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Michael E.
Never played the piano. She's very patient. Enjoy the music room, very beautiful setting
Mia K.
My kid is excited and wants to show off what she has learned!!
Mema Faalele
It was great.
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Bijan Z.

61 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, German, Swedish, Farsi
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of arts (Music Education)/ PhD (Musicology) from Sweden/Germany
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Bijan Z.

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About Bijan

Hi! I believe that music is rooted in all human beings and cultures in a reach and vast variety of forms. Music unifies and engages thinking and feeling in a direct and immediate way. Music influences individuals simultaneously on different levels of consciousness and form an important device fo

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Wesley
Bijan is deeply rooted in music and conveys that knowledge effectively in me as his student. He's helped me understand not only how to play songs I enjoy, but to develop me as a musician. I highly recommend him.
Darcy
It was a lot of fun. He is great at explaining and a positive and patient teacher!
Roger S.
Bijan was very welcoming and encoutaging. His observations about what I need to work on were the kindof couching I was looking for.

I am already looking forward to the next lesson.
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Daniel G.

24 Reviews
Escondido, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2007
  • BA Liberal Arts with secondary emphasis on Theater and Musical Performance Teaching Credential from University of San Diego BA Chapman University Teaching Credential
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Daniel G.

24 Reviews
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Learn how to get the audience in the palm of your hand. Develop your acting skills and song delivery. Learn how to thrill an audience and how to impress judges when auditioning! I will help you to use gestures in a natural manner and not overdo it! Learn how to work with and fit into a performance company as well as when and how to stand out as a soloist.

About Daniel

Music lessons should be fun and focus on what you want! I am willing to travel to you or welcome you to my studios: Reseda pr Canoga Park. I travel to homes San Diego and Los Angeles Counties. What is your goal? School or Church choir? Musical programs?Learn to Cantor or lead songs at Church/S

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Monica
It can be pretty intimidating singing in front of a stranger in their home but Daniel makes you feel at ease and comfortable. He also has very extensive vocal training with makes me confident that his critiques and recommendations will help me grow and develop my voice. I also love that he gives me actionable steps to take at home between lessons to improve even further. Highly recommend him for opera voice lessons!
Nathan
Dan is the man. Simple as that. He explains things several different ways to make sure you understand the concepts.
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Cara Isadora M.

71 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Czech, Hebrew, Latin, German, French, Italian, English
  • B.A.A.S. from Lamar University
  • Teaching since 2001
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Cara Isadora M.

71 Reviews
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I have been singing in public since the age of 5. Music Performance was my major. Let’s have fun

About Cara Isadora

Hi there! My name is Cara. I am an award winning vocalist and experienced performer who loves to teach singing. My goal is to demystify vocal technique for students and help them “find their voice" pretty quickly with patience and care in a safe and friendly environment. In a relaxed, positive, an

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Shoshana priel
After just one lesson my 8 year old daughter announced that she feels like "a key has unlocked something in her, like a treasure chest." Looking forward to booking additional lessons with Cara.
Katherine
Cara is a fantastic teacher. She brings a great deal of knowledge and expertise to the table, and her lessons are well organized. She's great at giving you the tools you need to figure out how to change your voice (for the better!)
Kan
Lots of great tips from the first lesson!
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Erin W.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German, Spanish, French, Italian
  • Master's in Vocal Performance from Portland State University
  • Teaching since 2011
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Erin W.

38 Reviews
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Learn to improve your stage presence and confidence performing on stage. Improve posture and experiment with characterization.

About Erin

I have a Master's in Vocal Performance from Portland State University, and a Bachelor's from Northern Arizona University. I teach voice lessons to kids, teenagers, and adults, ranging in ability from beginner to experienced. I help beginning students learn to match pitch and read notes on the sta

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Lauren
She’s patient and sweet and super good with my kiddo!
Holly L.
Erin was very helpful and gave excellent singing tips. She didn't rush the lesson and took the time to answer all my questions with detailed responses. Will definitely try to arrange another lesson in the future!
Alyssa R.
Erin is a very talented vocalist and pianist who is always eager to delve into whatever music her students want to learn. She is kind and savvy about accompaniment apps. I enjoy her quirky style and expertise.

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Average Cost of Music Performance Lessons in San Diego, CA

The average cost of 60-minute music performance lessons in San Diego is $58. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $75 per hour.
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$46 average
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"Always have a fun lesson. Good teacher and would highly recommend"
Justin
Took Music Performance lessons from Thomas M.
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"Arrica has been such a wonderful teacher for my 11-year-old daughter. (She was 9 when she started with Arrica.) Our girl has a lot of raw talent but needed some good instruction that wasn't too formal. Africa is just the right blend of traditional singing technique and fun rock-n-roll, record your own music on Garage band. We love her!"
Julie B.
Took Music Performance lessons from Arrica R.
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"Paul is a wonderful person and very competent. He does a great job and gives his best effort. I recommend him."
Alan
Took Music Performance lessons from Paul M.
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"Maryann Graham is the best teacher and best friend I can possibly have! 😍😍 I highly recommend her to anyone. She's super sweet and is a great teacher and helper. I've known her for 10 years. I absolutely love her. She's my teacher and bestie."
Autumn
Took Music Performance lessons from Mary Ann G.
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"Really enjoyed my first lesson. Leah explains things in a way that is very helpful and easy to understand. I'm really looking forward to my next lesson!"
Ken
Took Music Performance lessons from Leah L.
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"Best teacher ever! I’m actually working with him right now, I’ve gotten so much better and can’t believe it! Totally recommended!"
Lauren Rotman
Took Music Performance lessons from Lucas B.
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"I played in the Advent Band with Vandi as our worship leader for several years. Her energy and enthusiasm was contagious and she always provided positive, constructive criticism. Vandi's knowledge of music theory was demonstrated in her ability to arrange our songs to suit the various skill levels of the band members and the congregation! This is not an easy task and she handled it with ease and grace. I would highly recommend her as an instructor."
Dan
Took Music Performance lessons from Vandi E.
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"Nice class! I like it and learnt a lot !"
Jessica
Took Music Performance lessons from Robert H.
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"My online experience has been awesome. I have learned so much about the parts of the voice and how to work my singing voice. I feel so much better and confident with my singing.!"
Cheryl
Took Music Performance lessons from Christine G.
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"Chris is one of the most talented musicians I know! Also a great motivator! Definitely recommend learning music from this pro!"
Luke
Took Music Performance lessons from Chris S.
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