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Samuel B.

5 Reviews
Alameda, CA
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Madarin, English
  • Teaches students Male: 7 to 55; Female: 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Samuel B.

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I have taught for more than 5 years. I am a super patient teacher. Having more than 20, 000 fans online. Love to compose, play and teach chinese traditional music. Please contact me if you are interested in learning not only flute, but also special chinese style music and splendid culture behind which.

About Samuel

Independent musician. Love flute from spirit and soul. 1. Played flute for > 20 years. 2. Have >6 years of teaching students. Interest driven study. 3. Have abundant knowledge in flute, guitar and other instrument of multiple genres. 4. As a Chinese, I speak mandarin/English and can teach ch

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Annika T.
Samuel is very patient with my daughter. Samuel create a fun environment for student to learn. Definitely love his positive energy and love for music!!!
Zoe ..
Samuel is very patient; he has a great personality and well prepared for my kid's class. I'd highly recommend Samuel.
Emma
Sam is great with my 10 year old daughter. He is easy going and makes the flute lessons fun and my daughter enjoys her weekly hour lesson. We let Sam know what our goals were and he has created a plan accordingly.

Sam can do both in-home and online lessons. The in-home lessons are great, no need to travel.

Overall Sam is a great teach and very affordable.
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Drew P.

9 Reviews
Dublin, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BM Flute Performance from Brigham Young University
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Drew P.

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With my 15 years of experience and a Bachelor's and Master's degree in flute performance, you can expect lessons from me to be the highest quality. I have years of experience teaching dozens of flutists of all ages, and I make sure to adjust my teaching to the needs of each individual student. Everybody is different, so I want to make sure students get the most out of their experience! Young beginners will begin in methods such as Patricia George's "Flute 101" series or Kathleen Blocki's flute method series, while intermediate and advanced players will have a more comprehensive approach with studies in tone development, technique enhancement, etudes, and solo repertoire.

About Drew

As a recent recipient of a Master's Degree in Flute Performance from Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music, Drew Powell is a promising young flutist and highly sought after flute teacher. For 15 years, he has participated in numerous music competitions, festivals, and performance opportu

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Jacob
Drew is always polite, patient, and professional. I would definitely recommend his lessons to anyone wanting to learn to play the flute. I am looking forward to our future lessons.
Gary
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Nami L.
In the few months that I've had flute lessons with Drew, I've grown so much. As a beginner in flute, I was completely scared and overwhelmed with taking band for the first time. Knowing I needed lessons, I'm so glad that I was paired with Drew. On my first lesson, Drew asked me what my goals were and I told him that it was to just simply read the notes on the page. That's all I expected to learn from him, but he taught me so much more! Drew taught me about musical expression, tone and all the little details behind flute playing. His teachings challenged and motivated me. My peers and band teacher have noticed my improvement and progress. Thanks to Drew, I can now play with confidence and poise. -Emma
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Masaru K.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1996
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Masaru K.

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Music is a universal language, and it is for everyone.
I believe in a fun and safe learning environment, and my goal as a teacher is to have the student leave the lesson feeling inspired, encouraged, and connected. I was touched by music at a young age, and it remains to be the most amazing, and the most positive force in my life, and it's been truly rewarding to be able to share this magic with aspiring musicians.
Throughout the years, I helped many of my students develop a strong bond with music. Many of them have succeeded in school ensembles and became award winning soloists.
Upon graduating from high school, some have moved on to pursue music in college and beyond, while some of them continue to enjoy playing as a hobby : )

About Masaru

Hello! My name is Mas and I have been serving communities around the world as an active musician and a music educator for over 20 years - performing and providing private lessons on saxophones, flute, and clarinet, as well as improvisation workshops, and various school enrichment programs. I believ

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Rick Jacobs
As a language teacher, I was looking for a clarinet/saxophone instructor with excellent communication skills and the ability to teach musical technique in an empathetic way. I was lucky to find Masaru Koga in Cupertino, California.

I enjoyed weekly lessons for about three years and really reached the point where I was constantly improving my clarinet mastery and getting closer to my performance goals. At one point, I became so enthusiastic, I also began saxophone lessons with Masaru!

I looked froward to meeting him for my weekly lessons and felt he gave more than 100% in patience, encouragement, and musical technique. He has a very warm, giving personality and when we were together, I made great progress and was very motivated to study and practice on my own.

I enthusiastically recommend Masaru Koga to other music students and wish I could be his student again!
Lorette
Encouraging and attentive, with a relaxed style of teaching. My son enjoyed his weekly saxophone lessons with Mas for several years.
Caden
He was awesome teacher! He upgraded me in higher level of playing sax.

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Sanda M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Serbian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded UWM 18/19 Concerto & Aria Competition Winner from UWM Peck School of The Arts
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Sanda M.

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Flute is an unique instrument itself, so flute lessons are an unique and a beautiful experience for anyone who likes music too. I am teaching all levels, from absolute beginners to advanced flute players and strive to make my lessons interesting by treating every student in a different way, because every person has their own way of understanding music, a different way of thinking and a different goal.

About Sanda

Sanda is a flutist from Serbia, based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where she recently graduated from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, where she worked as a teaching assistant before she earned a graduate certificate diploma in advanced chamber music program. She graduated her bachelors and master

Doyle B.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Teacher of the Year from Hobe Sound Bible College
  • B. S. in Music Education from Pensacola Christian College
  • Teaching since 1992
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Doyle B.

17 Reviews
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Online Flute Teacher

I have been teaching flute for 22 years. I have an earned Masters degree in music and enjoy teaching students of all ages. I am happily married with 5 children at home--4 of them are musicians as well (the youngest is 4).. Students will quickly learn not only the basics of music theory, but will be playing songs as early as their first lesson. It is extremely rewarding watching students have fun, excel, and fall in love with making music. I look forward to working with you.

About Doyle

Hello, my name is Doyle B. and I am eager to help you reach your goals! I've been teaching private lessons since 1992 and have loved helping my students win competitions at the state level, learn how to advance rapidly on their instrument, and fall in love with making music. I have 3 earned degrees

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Great first lesson!!
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Wonderful man. Great teacher
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Corinne W.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Corinne W.

19 Reviews
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Online Flute Teacher

Do you want to learn how to play the flute? Look no further!

During a Corinne flute lesson, you will learn how to create beautiful sounds first and foremost. This is the basis of great flute playing.

Once you are producing some quality sounds, we will move on to learning notes, reading music, and accomplishing your goals!

Aside from perfecting flute technique, we will also work on musicality and listening skills! These skills are important in bringing music to life.

If you already know how to play the flute, but would like a little more help, I will continue your education in whatever direction you would like to go.

I look forward to working with you!

About Corinne

Hello! Thank you for checking out my TakeLessons profile. My name is Corinne, and my passion is teaching. Great teachers can have lasting effects on their students, and I cherish the possibility of improving my students’ lives through music. When I'm teaching a lesson, it may seem on the surfac

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Kathryn
If you're looking for a true 5-star teacher, you've come to the right place. Corinne is encouraging, friendly, and methodical, never letting the small details in my playing pass me by. She is a very clear communicator and knows exactly what to say to advance my performance skills quickly. Outside of lessons, I know she is always practicing to become a better musician herself -- one of my favorite qualities in a teacher. I always have a great time with Corinne. Highly recommend!
Clara
Corinne takes the time to understand where the student is in their learning process and instruct to the appropriate level. She is patient and gives clear instruction and practice techniques. Yea!!
Ava C.
Corinne is doing a fantastic job helping my daughter, Ava, with her clarinet. She is structured, detailed, and responsive. I appreciate that she communicates with me right after Ava's lesson to provide feedback and homework for Ava.

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Average Cost of Flute Lessons in San Francisco, CA

The average cost of 60-minute flute lessons in San Francisco is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $179 per hour.
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"She's a terrific teacher. very competent, very considerate and very patient. She's a wonderful choice for me."
Neal
Took Flute lessons from Kristin M.
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"Ms. Hallie had been one of the Best Flute and Strings teacher at Unison World School Dehradun, India and I being the Dean of Activities saw almost all trophies for the inter school string competitions coming to Unison due to Ms. Hallie's efforts.. Indeed a very hard working teacher who never compromises on anything less than the best... May God Bless her with success and happiness always ... Amen!"
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Took Flute lessons from Hallie C.
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"She's just the best. So very knowledgeable, but never talks 'down to me'. I was having trouble w my embouchure and now my tone is so much better than before Katrina King. Now she's helping me with triple tonguing. I want her for a teacher always."
David
Took Flute lessons from Katrina K.
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"still in lessons but Kelly is amazing at helping you work through the music you work with."
Sue
Took Flute lessons from Kelly M.
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"Dr. John Ross is an excellent teacher! He helped me take the music I was preparing to record to a whole new level. He has so much knowledge and can present that knowledge in a way that is approachable for students of any level. I am so thankful I got to study with him!!!"
Rebecca
Took Flute lessons from John R.
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"My first lesson with Kelly was very encouraging and enlightening. She is very knowledgable, plays beautifully herself, and was able to communicate her thoughts on the music (Debussy's Syrinx) very effectively."
Stuart
Took Flute lessons from Kelly M.
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"My daughter has been taking lessons from Diane for several months now. We have seen significant improvement in her skills and she loves the lessons."
Minjing
Took Flute lessons from Diane W.
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"After just a couple of months of lessons my daughter had the confidence to audition for All-state band. Thanks to Lucy, her solo received near perfect scores. She looks forward to lessons each week and recieved the honor of first chair flute and the band student of the year award at her middle school. Lucy is dedicated and patient, and knows when to challenge each student."
Trish
Took Flute lessons from Lucy K.
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"April was very nice. My daughter enjoyed her lesson and feels she will make the improvements she is looking for with April."
Kylie
Took Flute lessons from April C.
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"Kelley has been an amazing teacher for Amanda so far-- Amanda looks forward to her lesson every week and has progressed a lot really quickly"
Amanda
Took Flute lessons from Kelley B.
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