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Daniel B.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Daniel B.

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Fundamentals through repertoire, using fun apps like Acapella to play duets, music history and theory all while learning the bassoon. Impress your friends with knowledge and fundamentals.

About Daniel

My love and passion for teaching has been with me since I discovered the art of pedagogy. I have learned from so many professors over the years- whether it was chamber music, reed making, orchestral excerpts or solo repertoire-and I continue to learn through my teaching and performance experiences.

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Emily S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Awarded Director's Award from Illinois Wesleyan University
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Emily S.

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Studying bassoon with me won't only involve an in-depth, technical look at playing bassoon, but you'll also find an immersive experience into the world of classical music.

About Emily

I have been playing/totally nerding out about the bassoon since I was twelve years old. It is a world I have been in love with since, and I am absolutely thrilled at the opportunity to share the same experience I've had with people of all ages. I'm currently a freelance musician working with pro

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Joshua B.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor's in Music Education from Ohio State University
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Joshua B.

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Bassoon is based on a simple set of rules and techniques that must be learned and applied. I'm a professional teacher with a unique ability to perceive what students understand and how they understand, which I use to efficiently build students' knowledge, saving them both time and money.

About Joshua

I am a tutor who earned a music teaching degree, substitute taught, and didn't become a school teacher. I held professional tech retail jobs and am supplementing my life with my passion - education. Whatever subject or instrument I teach, I celebrate students' successes; and I enjoy helping lear

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Dee Dee B.
My son had a wonderful lesson and was well prepared for his exam
Cameron P.
Our son first time playing bassoon. Base on my son experience, he find Joshua to be very nice, patients, and explains a lot of information. It help him understand about the instrument and the sound when he play. He do have a sense of humor which help my son to have fun and be more comfortable. He also teaches other instruments, too. Highly recommended to everyone!!!!
Torrin P.
This was my sons first guitar lesson with Joshua. Lesson went great. Because of Josh’s positive demeanor, My son is motivated to practice everyday. All good!

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Hailey S.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Awarded John Phillip Sousa Award from Cloverleaf High School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Hailey S.

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My name is Hailey. I graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelors Degree in Bassoon Performance in 2018 from The University of Akron. I have been playing bassoon for 13 years and in that time I have performed for top bassoonists such as David McGill and Martin Kuuskman. I am looking forward to sharing my knowledge and helping other to hone their craft!
My performance resume is quite extensive and includes such ensembles as: The La Jolla Symphony,The San Diego Concert Band, The Villa Musica Symphony and Symphonic Band, The University of Akron Symphony Orchestra, and The Renova Festival Orchestra among many more. I have also been selected to audition for the Dallas Symphony, Redlands Symphony, Seattle Symphony, and the West Virginia Symphony (The latter 3 canceled due to Covid-19)

About Hailey

Hi!! I am Hailey! I graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Bassoon Performance from the University of Akron in 2018. I have been playing bassoon for 13 years and piano for 19. I myself took private lessons on bassoon for 7 years and piano for 11. I have had the privilege to tutor Class Pia

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Lauren
She’s insanely talented and very focused on her craft. Also super patient with you. She makes sure that you grasp what you’re learning and I couldn’t ask for a better teacher. Thank you, Hailey!
Rebecca
I have worked with Hailey as a colleague for several years, now, and I have never had a negative experience. Hailey is always prepared, punctual, and knowledgeable.
Michelle
I would recommend lessons with Hailey to a complete newbie or someone wanting to learn something new for music she is very patient and an excellent teacher she is very thorough and does a great job teaching as well as playing with any instrument she owns.
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Lee Q.

40 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 8 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1996
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Lee Q.

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Lee is an accomplished bassoonist and “reed doctor” who can direct students to the best bassoon reeds and accessories as well as offer the best advice on starting and developing skills on bassoon. 

Lee uses the New Weissenborn Method books and offers a library of elementary solo pieces, standard bassoon literature and orchestral excerpts.

Lee received a Master of Music degree in Bassoon Pedagogy (Belmont University) and graduated from Loyola University New Orleans (Bachelor of Music Education), where she performed as principal bassoonist for both orchestras.

Lee also graduated from the U.S. Armed Forces School of Music and served as a Bassoon Player in the U.S. Army with the 1st Cavalry Division Band.

About Lee

Minimum ages: 8 for ukulele 10 for guitar/bass guitar 12 for bassoon Lee Q. has a master's degree and comprehensive experience in music instruction and performance, including orchestra, concert band, folk/bluegrass orchestra, chamber ensembles, folk/rock/blues and pep bands, and musical t

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Michael K.
Lee is an exceptional instructor and excellent at helping us with Ukulele from beginner to experienced musician. She is also great with our young son with lots of patience yet a great touch teaching him over the internet. Her computer skills are good too running our lessons efficiently yet fun and lively!
John
Lee Quick has been an exceptional online bassoon instructor for our 15 year old from middle school into high school. We have had experience with face to face lessons with two other highly regarded private instructors and, in comparison, the online lessons with Lee have been consistently enjoyable and a highlight of the week for our daughter. Lee provided very helpful hints and tips for perfecting performances with the school orchestra the regional youth orchestra. Lee also helped our daughter sustain her interest and skill on the instrument by providing music and suggestions for exercises and continued development when she was not formally involved in any performance programs. Highly recommended.
Adam
My son really liked Lee. She was nice, patient and gave clear instructions.

Kyle C.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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Kyle C.

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I am a double reed (oboe and bassoon) specialist and have played both for over 16 years. My instrument of choice was bassoon in college and I continue to play for community orchestras. I tutor the double reed students at Hughson High School and Ross Middle School during the school year. Proper bassoon embouchure, technique and selection and adjustment of reeds is something most public school teachers overlook. Trust a specialist!

I teach oboe primarily through the tried and true Rubank method and the Ferling studies. Students will learn how to properly care for the instrument, how to read music, music theory, instrument technique, practice techniques, ear training (how to play by ear), reed adjustment, and repertoire. I also employ custom exercises specifically for oboe to help my students progress the fastest.

I teach bassoon primarily through the tried and true Rubank method and the Weissenborn method. Students will learn how to properly care for the instrument, how to read ...

About Kyle

Hello potential students! I have a B.A. in instrumental music education and composition. I have taught private lessons for over 12 years. Teaching private music lessons is my primary job, so I have much experience and wisdom compared to teachers who teach "on the side." Students of all ages stay wi

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Monica
Kyle is a great piano teacher! He is very patient with my 12-year old son. Just yesterday he referred to him as “fun Kyle” because he teaches him small songs on the side that he can show friends and family or are for upcoming holidays. He’s always punctual and respectful of our family and home. I’m grateful to have found him!
Thalia J.
Kyle is patient and a great instructor.

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Average Cost of Bassoon Lessons in San Jose, CA

The average cost of 60-minute bassoon lessons in San Jose is $79. 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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$42 average
45 min
$57 average
60 min
$79 average

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"As someone that has rehearsed and worked on chamber music with Antonio, I have to say that his pedagogy extends much further than bassoon. His background in rehearsal techniques and broad musical knowledge have been indispensable during our rehearsals, and he has often pointed out ways in which I can fine tune the expressionistic or technical aspects of my playing. Awesome teacher!"
Victor
Took Bassoon lessons from Antonio D.
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"Alyssa is an excellent teacher who always goes the extra mile to make sure my daughter gets the most from her lesson. Her youthful energy makes her very relatable and her knowledge of the bassoon is something we struggled to find in our area. I feel like we’ve found the perfect teacher!

We all love taking online lessons! It saves us an hour and a half in the car, and it’s simply more comfortable to be in our own home. I’ve ben recommending Take Lessons to all my friends."
Skye
Took Bassoon lessons from Alyssa W.
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"I feel that my first lesson went well. Dr. Woods had me feeling comfortable and her online instruction was very informative. I'm looking forward to working with her and hopefully I'll be playing like a pro in no time."
Michael
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"Kristilyn is a fantastic teacher and musician. I have know her for many years and everytime we get to work together it is always top quality and great time. I highly recommend Kristilyn for all your bassoon and music theory needs."
Nikolaus
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"Social distancing will not interfere with solo competition! Carl made certain that my daughter did not miss a lesson by proactively finding a way to have one online. Although she prefers to be taught in person, this has definitely allayed her fears of not having her solo polished and ready for competition!"
Amy
Took Bassoon lessons from Carl G.
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"I was impressed after one lesson - clear, concise explanations, attention to how I learn (visual, memorization, or through physical learning) so that lessons and instructions could be tailored to my learning style. Encouraging, energetic and profesional. I couldn't be more excited to have her as a teacher and suddenly this all seems a lot less anxiety-inducing and far more enjoyable. Totally banished the bad memories of grade-school music classes, which put me off learning an instrument for many decades."
Jodi
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"Galina has been working with our 8th grade son on bassoon for a year and he loves it! She is a kind, generous, and knowledgeable teacher. She has patiently prepared him for auditions, improving his technique and musicality, but she also makes lessons fun by playing duets with him. She is also teaching him to make reeds. And she is very easy to work with in scheduling, and has seamlessly moved to remote lessons in the current situation. We are lucky to have found her as a teacher."
michelle
Took Bassoon lessons from Eva Galina K.
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"Very knowledgeable and friendly, and a great communicator about bassoon technique. Today was my daughter’s first lesson with Jack - She learned so much and has some good assignments to work on before the next lesson. We totally recommend Jack as an instructor!"
Claire
Took Bassoon lessons from Jack F.
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"My 13 year old son was excited for every lesson with the teacher. He said that he had learnt a lot in 2 weeks than he did in a whole year."
Prithi
Took Bassoon lessons from Lee Q.
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"super helpful!! thank you so much :)"
Tracy
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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