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Steven B.

40 Reviews
Coronado, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Associate - Music from Southwestern
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Steven B.

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Steven B is an outstanding guitar teacher! He is a professional teacher of three instruments: PIANO - GUITAR - VOICE.
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THE GUITAR is the most popular instrument in the world! Steven B teaches many styles of guitar music, pop, rock, blues, and many music genres. For 30 years, he has successfully taught hundreds of students. Teaching all the fundamentals of technique in guitar for correct hand positions, fingering, strumming, finger picking, hybrid picking, and the C-A-G-E-D formula, depending upon the interest of the student. He teaches famous guitar songs. Steven is an expert in getting a student to sing on top of their guitar playing. Provide teaching up to advanced guitar playing. Beginners are welcome. With guitar teacher Steven B,

About Steven

Steven B, Instructor PIANO - GUITAR - VOICE For over 30 years, Steven B has been successfully teaching hundreds of students on piano, guitar, and voice. He has over 60,000 hours experience as a teacher, musician, and performer. He teaches all styles, ages and skill levels. Beginners are most certa

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Nick
Excellent instructor. We have been working on singing and playing guitar for 2 years now and every lesson is challenging yet easy to follow. I can definitely tell the difference. Would highly recommend for anyone interested in improving their musical ability, beginner or advanced.
Jackie H.
Steven is a great guitar teacher. He is very patient, but thorough. He is very good at explaining things. I look forward to my lesson every week.
Justina U.
Mr. Steve is a great blessing to my Child. My son has learnt a lot from his piano lessons and now plays piano in church.
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Sorcha B.

4 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks German
  • Master of Music Performance from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sorcha B.

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10 years of teaching experience, at all levels. Lessons are catered to your goals and needs, while pushing you to be the best musician you can be! Special focus given to creating beautiful tone and musicality, and rhythmic precision. Let's get started!
**Note: Vaccination required for in-person lessons for eligible adults and children. For children under 12, I ask that the family be vaccinated to help limit exposure. Thank you! **

About Sorcha

I am a flute performer and teacher with over 10 years of teaching experience. I have experience performing in large and small ensembles, as well as being a featured soloist in recital and orchestral settings. I have been involved with the premier of dozens of new works ranging from guided group impr

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Sahba
Sorcha takes the time to completely understand what you want out of the lessons and how you learn best, then she does a fantastic job of tailoring each practice session to your needs. I love how she observes when you play and catches subtle points to help you improve your performance and get more out of your practice; she really wants to help you learn and enjoy!
She also has great knowledge of various topics in music that you can tap into.
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Rachael F.

5 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Rachael F.

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My goal is to inspire students to create and share music that reflects their unique interests and voice, while providing a strong foundation of the fundamentals of music. We will work on rhythm, technique, reading & listening skills, and whatever interests YOU to help you reach your goals.

About Rachael

Hi! My name is Rachael, and I've been teaching piano, drums, guitar, and ukulele throughout San Diego County since 2016. I earned my Bachelor's degree at Berklee College of Music in Boston where I was a piano major with a focus on contemporary writing and production. After graduating in 2012, my wor

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Somer R.
My grand daughter is eight years old and loved her lesson with Rachel. She learned and memorized two chords after the first lesson. She was very proud of herself!
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Ryan P.

16 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BFA Musical Theatre (Incomplete) from University of Mississippi
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Ryan P.

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I have been teaching acting since 2013 and use a combination of tools and techniques from many of the well known acting theories. Through exploration, you will learn how to use the "acting fundamentals" (given circumstances, personalization, actions/tactics) to discover an honest connection to the script.

NOTE: All in-person students are required to show proof of vaccination against COVID-19.

About Ryan

Hi! My name is Ryan. I hold an MFA in Television, Film, and Theatre Performance (CSULA), a BA in Classical Vocal Performance (UAHuntsville), and a minor in Theatre Arts (UAHuntsville). Pulling from over 15 years of performance and training experience, I am here to give you the tools to succeed. Whet

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Tiffany
Ryan is patient and “in tune” with the needs of the student. Love his upbeat and supportive style!
Isabel
This was my first ever singing lesson one on one, and it exceeded all my expectations. Ryan was wonderful while scheduling the lessons, and a great instructor all the way through, making the lesson fun and easy-going while helping me improve so much in so little time with great expertise and hints. He even was so kind as to adapt to technical difficulties and answer every question I had. I am looking forward to the next lessons with him!
Garrett
Great instructor. Ryan is patient, has a vast knowledge, and you can tell he is very passionate about what he teaches.
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Alethia E.

32 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2011
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Alethia E.

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Piano lessons are strictly for beginners or for students who have little to no training. The first few lessons are dedicated to learning the proper playing technique and practicing several exercises to increase the hand’s coordination, flexibility, and mobility. Once the proper technique has been established we move on to Suzuki method and a series of Etudes catered to the student’s learning needs.

About Alethia

Growing up I was raised in a home full of music. My father, a graduate of the Conservatorio Nacional Superior de Musica (National conservatory of Superior Music) played piano day and night and from there my love for music blossomed. My first experience with music was at the age of 8 when I began to

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Dannie G.
Alethia is a great instructor. She is very knowledgeable and courteous. I would highly recommend her1
Kaiya H.
For my 12 year olds first lesson she really made her feel comfortable and helped her to get set up for success. She gave her practice to do through the week and is very easy to communicate with.
Nicole L.
She is a great instructor! My 14 yr old daughter is a beginner and she has been wonderful with her. She is professional, warm, and always helpful. I don't know much about the violin, but I never have to remind my daughter to practice the music that she is given.
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Gary R.

40 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $33
  • Bachelors Degree in Music Education from University of North Texas
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1981
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Gary R.

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My specialty is taking beginners from kids to adults, removing the fear of playing, and replacing it with joyful practice and achievable goals.

About Gary

Hello, my name is Gary R. and I am a life long music instructor. YES! I teach online and have been for years. If you would like to use your down time to learn something new, let's get started! Whether you are just beginning, or have been making music since you were a kid, you should know that

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Jill B.
Gary is cool
Andy K.
Gary did a great job of getting me started on my first piano lesson. Learned a lot on my first day...hope I can measure up to my practice plan for the week! Bravo!
John R.
Gary's just fantastic. He has the knowledge and the attitude that makes learning both effective and fun. He's working with me to help learn the kind playing I want (mostly modern songs) but knows when to reach for other material to help learn important techniques.

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"Ms. Kelsey was great and my daughter is looking forward to her future lessons."
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Took Film Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Kathryn is the absolute best! She truly wants what is best for her students; she tries very hard to teach you everything you need to know and moves at a pace that is convenient for the student. She makes lessons fun and is just a genuine and kind-hearted person. I am very happy to have her as an instructor."
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"Just had 1st class with Vandi, and I'm already more than impressed with her teachings. Looking forward to next class, and would definitely recommend her to anyone looking to get into any of the fields that she's experienced with."
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Took Voice Acting lessons from Vandi E.
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Took Burlesque lessons from Jordan W.
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"Great first lesson, easy to let loose and fall into the "subtext" (you'll get it after the first lesson.)"
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Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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