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James W.

87 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks French - Canadian (Quebec) French, British English, American English, Australian English, Canadian French
  • Several Schools from Various
  • Teaches students 5 to 25
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James W.

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Learn to Sing the right way in 4 easy Lessons and your ready ! Simple easy to use proven method anyone can learn and master.
10 Week Lesson Plans are offered on Voice Power Method. And ~harmony singing in a group. Lead Vocals. Background singing and how to put an Audition Reel together !

About James

New 6 Month and One Year Courses Taught: 1. Radio Introduction Personality Broadcasting. 2. Guitar Studies Advanced 3. Music Industry 4. Advanced Composition 5. Sound Design 6. Abelton LIVE 7. Premix Setup and Post Production 8. PR and Promotions Business Background: I worked for Eddie Van Hale

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Alexis C.
James took the time to make me feel comfortable in my skin which is my biggest flaw. He is amazing and I look forward moving forward
Norman
Very knowledgeable guy. Wealth of info.
Rabi
James is a wonderful film acting teacher. He taught me the importance of self-confidence and postivity. I have a new-found positive outlook on acting, thanks to James. Now I can act in anything and I know I can do it. I recommend going to James for learning about any type of acting. His stories will charm and inspire you.
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Julia R.

28 Reviews
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Starting at $70
  • Speaks English
  • Bachelor of Music: Vocal Performance from Westminster Choir College
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Julia R.

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Our ultimate goal as a singer is communication, and developing a healthy technique enables us to express freely! Whether you're singing on the stage professionally, or in front of friends and family, the goal is still the same- to sing your very best- and the tools we will build together will last a lifetime!

About Julia

"I help singers, like you, realize their complete vocal potential through holistic and customized training of the voice, body and mind. My teaching is about giving you tools to find your authentic voice and get back your power. It's so easy for us singers to get caught up with how we're sounding

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Liana Y.
Julia is an amazing vocal teacher.she is a wonderfully encouraging and enthusiastic
Harper B.
My 8 year old daughter just had her first singing lesson with Julia. I was concerned because though my daughter has great enthusiasm for singing, she has much to learn regarding pitch and musicality. Julia was remarkable with her! She was so positive, patient, and effective at helping my daughter learn to hear pitch. We're definitely sticking with Julia!
Mariana A.
She is amazing!
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Rosalind H.

21 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks I can sing in Italian, German or French., Italian
  • Awarded Who's Who in American College Students from Who's Who in American College Students
  • Teaching since 2012
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Rosalind H.

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When I first begin teaching a student, I tell them that everyone has the ability to sing well no matter his or her experience. I also tell them that there are four things that a good singer must have: breathe control (air is your fuel, and must be used efficiently and effectively to give you the best sound), posture (in order to have access to your air and prevent vocal damage you must practice good posture habits), diction (how you pronounce words when singing can impede or improve vocal tone, as well as help or hinder the audience in understanding the lyrics) and finally and most importantly, passion. Passion is how emotionally connected you are to music and is what really allows the singer to connect with his or her audience.

About Rosalind

Hello! My name is Rosalind and I believing in teaching music lessons that go the extra mile. Students and parents can expect excellence in customer service that goes beyond their weekly lessons. How are lessons with me different? -Convenient Locations in Downingtown, Coatesville, West Ches

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Linda A.
I had a great experience! Loved every minute of it. Rosalind in easy to work with and made me feel at ease right from the beginning!
loved it and looking forward to the next lesson
Linda
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Rosalind was very knowledgeable and explained things clearly. She made it easy to understand.
Sarah P.
Rosalind quickly pinpointed problem areas and gave excellent instruction on how to work to improve by giving great explanations of what was happening with the voice and why. Highly recommend.

Meet Online Singing Teachers Serving San Jose, CA

Timothy K.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Timothy K.

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About Timothy

I draw on my experience, as a professional musician of 25 years, in my teaching of others. This experience includes - Church music; both as a soloist and as a music director. Touring musician; stage presence, improvisation, sound. Carnival Cruise Lines staff musician; '99 -2000 *** Lesson Detail

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kevin
great communication! Very motivating!!!
Maryann
I'm not really good with word but Tim is a very knowledgeable Guitar instructor, very patient, and friendly!
Lynn M.
Excellent musician, vocalist and performer. Worth your time and money to utilize T King as your instructor.
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Vanessa P.

21 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Music!
  • Teaching since 1978
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance from Boston (MA) University School of Fine and Applied Arts
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Vanessa P.

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Master Your Vocal, Emotional, and Presentation Techniques and Material

Become the masterful Singer that you really ARE! Learn to bring out the natural beauty and power of your Voice, and to match your own unique personality and vocal qualities to complementing repertoire in order to show your voice and talents in their best light. We'll develop the repertoire that fits YOU. You'll learn how the Voice works and where it really comes from, and probably be amazed at the almost immediate widening of your vocal range and increased ability to sing long phrases.

We'll polish your audition pieces, and then video them to allow you to see what the judges will be seeing. Then we'll polish them some more as needed!

We'll work on stage appearance, and even on maintaining your "cool" under pressure.

You will learn to overcome self-imposed limitations, and to bring out all those vocal treasures that have been poking at you to let them out for a long time!

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About Vanessa

Become the masterful Singer that you really ARE! Learn to bring out the natural beauty and power of your Voice, and to match your own unique personality and vocal qualities to complementing repertoire in order to show your voice and talents in their best light. We'll develop the repertoire that fit

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Totally enjoyed my lessons
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Rina M.

68 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English and the language of music, French
  • Awarded Top Teacher from TakeLessons
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Rina M.

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Learn to sing and stay on pitch through vocal exercises. Learn breath support and phrasing. Sing song standards, popular music, patriotic songs, Broadway show tunes and more. Learn new songs, practice for an upcoming audition or performance. Improve your vocal performance and have fun through singing! Contact me soon to get started.

About Rina

I am a music educator, classically trained with an advanced performance degree. As a soloist and collaborative musician, I have performed professionally in ensembles, bands and orchestras both here and abroad. With a high degree of knowledge and proficiency, I teach proper technique and practice st

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Thorough and generous with instruction.
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Very patient, thank you.
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Average Cost of Singing Lessons in San Jose, CA

The average cost of 60-minute singing lessons in San Jose is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $159 per hour.
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Karen
Took Singing lessons from Randy L.
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"I really enjoyed my first lesson with Dan. I'm a beginner, and Dan quickly and efficiently evaluated by technique and set clear goals for how to improve the fundamentals necessary to move forward, and gave me concise exercises to work on for next time. He also took many notes during our first lesson and seems to really consider each student's individual capabilities and goals. Highly recommended!"
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Took Singing lessons from Dan G.
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"She is absolutely wonderful! Julia is a fantastic teacher and just a phenomenal person to sing with! She really takes the edge off for new students and new singers which helped out a lot!"
Reilly
Took Singing lessons from Julia V.
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"Stephanie is an amazing teacher! She has helped me so much through the lessons I take with her. She has worked with me on note accuracy, pitch, vocal strength and so much more. I feel that I have really improved since I've been taking lessons with her! She is a fantastic teacher and keeps things really upbeat and fun. I would definitely her to anyone who is interested in singing, songwriting or piano!"
Nora
Took Singing lessons from Stephanie H.
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"Rina transformed a septuagenarn with very little vocal experience into a much more confident and capable vocalist...in only five 1hr lessons. I plan to continue with Rina because learning with her is fun and although I have learned a lot I want to absorb more of what she is capable of teaching me."
Ron
Took Singing lessons from Rina M.
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"I brought my five-year-old son to Molly ten months ago to help prepare him for a choir class. My son wasn't overly enthused at first. With a lot of patience and understanding on Molly’s part, he’s come around to looking forward to their sessions together. He’s now six and can match pitch and learn multi-verse songs. He sings along to his favorite songs in the car although he complains, “Daddy, I don’t want to sing, I just can’t help myself.” That spontaneous urge to break out in song was just what I had hoped for my son. Thank you, Molly!"
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Took Singing lessons from Molly M.
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"amazing with confidence

Kristen Has a amazing way of making anyone feel at home and at peace. My daughter loves singing lessons and I truly believe that my daughter has gained confidence as well. This was the best gift I could have given my daughter.

Kristen we appreciate and recommend her"
Marsha
Took Singing lessons from Kristen R.
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"Amazing and loving teacher! Laura really cares about her students and has a lot of experience herself. Would highly recommend :)"
Britt
Took Singing lessons from Laura W.
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"Absolutely amazing.... Extremely accommodating, especially for first timers!"
Tatiana
Took Singing lessons from Fawn A.
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"best thirty minutes of my life"
Sebastian
Took Singing lessons from Eric J.
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How Great is Group Singing and Attending Concerts?

By Cecilia C. - San Jose Singing Teacher

When we mention the city San Jose and the Bay Area, people first think of high tech companies and competitive schools. However, there are also many hidden star music teachers, wonderful musical ensembles and performance venues. I am Cecilia, and I teach singing lessons in San Jose.

The first question I always ask my students is: "Do you sing or play music with any groups?" Music is always about team work; one rarely sees a one-person show with music - as composing the piece, renting or sharing venues, showcasing the piece and actually getting performers to perform the work takes a lot of time, energy and people. Most teenagers sing with their school choir, which I recommend all of my younger students do. Singing in choir guarantees

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students to improve their knowledge in music theory, musical expressions and sight reading skills. Not to mention, singing in choir also improves people's mental health, builds teamwork skills and allows both children and adults to make friends with those who share similar interests.

Choosing a group that suits you all depends on what you are looking to achieve with singing. Younger students should look for singing groups from their schools - whether a cappella groups or the school choir. Most of them are free and are always welcoming new members. As for adult students with some experience in singing, The San Jose Symphonic Choir and The Santa Clara Chorale are great options for those who are looking for regular rehearsals and performances with the best conductors/directors in the nation. Check out their websites here: http://sanjosesymphonicchoir.org/ http://www.scc.org/

For intermediate to advanced level students, I highly suggest auditioning to sing for the chorus ensemble and small roles for the opera companies around the area. Bay Shore Lyric Opera in Los Altos, West Bay Opera in Palo Alto and Verismo Opera in Berkeley provide great opportunities for classical music students and emerging singers. If anyone feels ready to step in the top professional field, there are also opportunities to try out for the chorus and small roles of Opera San Jose (http://www.operasj.org/).

Besides performing with different groups, I also suggest that my students go to as many concerts as possible while taking singing lessons in San Jose. I will admit: I learned most of my music knowledge through attending concerts. While studying and singing in Italy, I attended at least two concerts per week. Whether the concerts are good or bad, I learn something through seeing and listening. Seeing how others perform will give you ideas of how you would want to shape the music yourself and how you would like to perform such pieces. Opera San Jose has a student special for only $10 per show, and the groups which I have mentioned above also have multiple concerts per season.

One may also check out the schools around this area, especially universities such as Santa Clara University, Stanford University and San Jose State University. These schools have the best performance venues and facilities such as The Stanford Bing Hall, Santa Clara University Recital Hall, and Mission Santa Clara de Asis. You will find great quality concerts with the cheapest price.

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