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Mikaela H.

4 Reviews
San Francisco, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 4 to 65
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Mikaela H.

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In your Ear Training lessons we will explore an aural understanding of music. You will learn to identify intervals, the qualities of chords and scales, as well as to perform sight singing exercises. You will also learn to dictate music from sound onto the written page and to perform and dictate rhythms.

About Mikaela

Indiana University, Jacobs School of Music, Jacobs Scholar Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance - 2007-2011 I work with each student to create a personalized experience that will best suit their individual goals and needs. My teaching focuses on providing each student with a solid foundation

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Jean N.
My daughter has been taking lessons with Mikaela for 3 years and has been thriving! Mikaela is kind and friendly while holding her students to high standards. They all clearly enjoy themselves and it is rewarding to see them all progress from one recital to the next. She comes to the house to give lessons but now teaches through zoom due to the pandemic. Highly recommended!!!
Margot B.
Our daughter had her first lesson yesterday and loved it and Mikaela. She said it was the best day ever and can't wait for her next lesson next week! Mikaela obviously has experience teaching children and make our daughter feel at ease and comfortable. Most of the first lesson seemed to be focused on proper instrument and handling, which makes sense. It can take years to undo poor posture and position if not begun correctly. Mikaela explained what she was doing and why, and made sure our daughter understood everything as she went along. Thank you for a first great experience!
Daniel S.
Mikaela is not only an excellent musician but an outstanding music teacher, a rare combination. I have been taking violin lessons from her for quite some time now, and I am amazed at how much of a difference she has made in my efforts to pick up the instrument as a total beginner.

She has great observational abilities to immediately notice errors in form or movement, all the while maintaining calm and complete patience. She also has gift for suggesting corrections with analogy and imagery that has been very helpful in my experience.

I would highly recommend her.
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Tingyuan L.

Newark, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Mandarin, Cantonese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of MUSIC in Piano Performance from University of Southern California
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Tingyuan L.

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Ear Training Class for enhancing musical study and exam requirement.

About Tingyuan

Online Piano Class Available! I am an established professional pianist. I graduated from University of Southern California with a Master of Music, specifically piano performance. I teach piano students of all different ages and experience levels. I studied classical piano for 20 years. I can te

Mark B.

26 Reviews
Castro Valley, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1978
  • No degree from University Of The Pacific
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mark B.

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Many people want to be able to play their musical instrument by ear training. An important part of ear training is learning the intervals (musical distance) between notes you hear. This is something that got touched on when I was a music major in school & college. I taught myself intervals related to common songs I've heard. By applying this knowledge to the guitar, my fingers will automatically go to the right notes I am "hearing in my head" without really thinking about it...it bypasses my intellect. This can really help decide which position to play a certain musical phrase on a guitar, for example.

On an intermediate level, I can train your ear to tell the difference between major chords, minor chords & more complex chords. I can show you how to find the first note or chord of a song. Then you can learn how to tell what the next chords are in a song, based on its relationship with the first chord.
Also whether your instrument is in tune with other instruments or ...

About Mark

I have played on tour with several professional bands, playing rock, pop, blues, African, metal, and country. I now perform live in various bands and record original music as often as possible. My music has gotten airplay in many countries. I started playing guitar at age 9, and recorded 2 si

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Serena C.
Mark is an awesome instructor who makes learning the ukulele fun. I feel like I've already learned so much in the 7 classes I've taken. He is patient, creative, and easy to learn from.
Tomas
Best instructor ever
Scott F.
great slide lesson today - really patient and effective teaching - breaking the song down and getting into technique - thank you Mark!!

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Lyle R.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Lyle R.

26 Reviews
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Developing an ability to transcribe music by ear is crucial for any practicing musician. I can assist a student with this by providing weekly assignments that challenge their listening and transcription skills.

About Lyle

- Degree in Music Theory / History from University of Wisconsin - Whitewater. - 25 years' teaching and performing experience. - Fluent in all electric styles, plus acoustic and classical. *** Lesson Details *** I like to cover the fundamentals while focusing on your personal goals. All stages

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Scott R.
So far so good. Very patient as mistakes after mistake was made. Corrected quite a few mistakes I was making so that my habits would be good habits from the start. Let me talk to myself as I messed up and complimented me when I was on the right track.
Nancy C.
Great lesson! Thanks!
Robert C.
complete novice; adult student. First lesson very relaxed. Excellent blend through-out lesson of questions and information my goals and background as well as instructor's goals for me and his background. First "technical" part of lesson was manageable and care taken by Lyle to make sure I understood what was being presented. I left the first lesson feeling this would be a good fit between instructor and student
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Jeremy P.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jeremy P.

4 Reviews
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Learn to recognize intervals and chord qualities by ear, and sight singing

About Jeremy

I began playing guitar by ear around age ten. I learned rock songs from records for a few years, and then I began a more serious study of theory in high school. Over the next several years I alternated between pursuing my music degree and playing in bands around the midwest. In 2004, I transferred

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Y.L.
My son has been getting guitar lessons from Jeremy for about six months. My son is really enjoying learning to play and he looks forward to his lessons with Jeremy! Jeremy is a wonderful teacher. He's knowledgeable, intelligent, professional and easy going. Jeremy is not the first teacher that my son has had but he's by far the best. I feel very fortunate to have found him!
Brad
I learned so much from Jeremy over about 4 years of lessons. He listened to my goals, and tailored his lessons to help me achieve them. From the fundamentals to more advanced skills, such as improvisation, he stuck with me and allowed me to develop my own voice on the guitar.
Chris
I'm a total beginner on the guitar. Watched a few youtube vids, learned some basics, but working in-person with Jeremy I've progressed a LOT faster. Worth the investment!
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Josh L.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Awarded Songwriting Competition from The Wesleyan Church
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Josh L.

41 Reviews
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I studied Ear Training in college. Hearing intervals, harmonies, etc. is one of my "Fortes." I am able to teach harmony or tutor students desiring to learn ear training.

About Josh

I am a professional singer, pianist, songwriter, and recording artist. I graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University with a Bachelors of Music, specifically voice. Voice students can expect to improve week to week in their vocal technique. Every voice has a unique timbre; I teach students to rel

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Cedar S.
Josh is great! He was able to find my voice and is helping improve in a way I never thought possible.
Donovan B.
Easily the best voice teacher I’ve had, works amazing with anyone of any age, and could answer any voice question given. A quality voice teacher for anyone, in all experience levels.
Ruby D.
Josh was fabulous! Really talked to both my eight and 10-year-old about their goals and broke things down in a way that was exciting and gave them mastery over what they learned today. Very excited to continue

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Average Cost of Ear Training Lessons in San Francisco, CA

The average cost of 60-minute ear training lessons in San Francisco is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $134 per hour.
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$41 average
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$55 average
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$67 average

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"Beautiful voice and beautiful human and beautiful teacher!"
Val
Took Ear Training lessons from Fawn A.
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"Fawn is the best music teacher I've ever had."
Steven
Took Ear Training lessons from Fawn A.
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"First lesson went very well. Zack held our daughters interest and she was quite interested in the piano lesson."
Kailey
Took Ear Training lessons from Zack D.
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"Really great stuff !!"
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Took Ear Training lessons from Daniel K.
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"Bridget is an incredibly patient, intelligent, and passionate teacher that can take your confidence level from a 6 to a 10 in just one lesson. Taking classes with her will definitely change the way you approach music and allow you to be your best self. 💖"
Pat
Took Ear Training lessons from Bridget D.
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"I'm delighted with Barbara as my piano instructor! As a senior citizen I find her knowledgeable, patient, encouraging, kind, friendly and professional in her approach. She takes into account my aims and goals as she develops effective lessons to reach those goals. Her music methods are up to date, as she matches the music to my preferred tastes. As she challenges me to reach my potential, she also allows for flexibility In order to meet my needs. I have also observed her working with very young children as well as young adults with the same satisfying results. I am very pleased and I recommend Barbara as the answer to your search for a piano instructor !"
Greta
Took Ear Training lessons from Barbara D.
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"My daughter is a beginner and Cyndi is very patient and positive with her!!"
Jeff
Took Ear Training lessons from Cyndi E.
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"I needed help singing in the church choir. Rebekah was amazing and personally took the time to teach me and work with me to help me to be able to sing in the choir on Christmas Eve. She was very patient and never criticized, but gently taught me to sing various styles of notes. I'm not a musical person, so I can't really get the terminology right, but she helped me to be able to located the different notes in the hymnal as I was singing. On Christmas Eve, with Rebekah's lessons, I accomplished what we had set out to do and was able to sing in the Christmas Eve service.

I've also known Rebekah personally for a long time now. She is full of personality and is exciting to be around. She is very professional and kind to all of her students. She is patient, considerate, and her students thrive under her supervision. I would highly recommend anyone to chose Rebekah as their personal instructor and not only for themselves, but for their children as well."
Darlene
Took Ear Training lessons from Rebekah A.
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"Zack helped me pass my aural theory test! And he improved my site reading tremendously!"
Logan
Took Ear Training lessons from Zack D.
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"Fawn is great. She's reliable, punctual, smart, patient and great training me and my daughter how to sing on pitch. I can tell you that before Fawn, my daughter had 3 other vocal coaches and she was frustrated with little or no improvement. Once Fawn came into the picture, that all changed after the very first lesson! My daughter came home last night beaming because she got the LEAD, yes, the LEAD in her school musical. Something that has never happened and would have never happened without Fawn. We are sticking with her. I can't wait to see and hear my daughter and myself continually improve and become the best version we can of ourselves."
Charlene R.
Took Ear Training lessons from Fawn A.
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