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Rodrigo R.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Professional Technician from Escuela de Música Martell
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Rodrigo R.

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Technique exercises, Repertoire, Harmony and improvisation.

About Rodrigo

With an associates degree from El Camino, and lots of musical studies in Mexico, I have been fortunate to tour through the States and through my country. My lessons include real working tips for the real life, keeping it fun as the material is created for your specific needs. I am a multi-instrumen

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Tui
My son is a BEGINNER beginner. Rodrigo is a very nice guy and seems to know his stuff very well. I would give him 5 stars but I don't think he realized that my son needed the basic, basic 1st lesson (i.e. how to hold the instrument). We've only attended one session so this is fully based on that one lesson. I'm sure he'll adjust his teaching from here on out.
Rosa Rodriguez
Mr. Rodrigo is a professional, respectful and super patient instructor. I could not made a better choice. I am looking forward to my next class @
Axel
Rodrigo is a great teacher, not only an expert musician, but he shares all his knowledge.

Kaitlyn T.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Associates in Music from San Diego Miramar College
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Kaitlyn T.

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My students excel in everything they do because of the techniques we learn that incorporate skills to strengthen learning in subjects including: math, science, languages, reading, writing, creativity and many more life long skills. I challenge my students and encourage them to have fun most of all in pursuing their passions for music.

About Kaitlyn

I am a passionate educator. I own a music school in Oceanside, California. I received my music degree from Berklee College of Music. All of my students go on to be successful performers and learners in all fields. I have had students from the age of 3-85 years old. I am a professional performer and

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Evan
My 10 year old son really enjoyed the clarinet lesson. He learned a lot and thought she was very nice.
Tom
An excellent first lesson. Supportive, very helpful and knowledgeable.

Jessica R.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • A.A. from Saint Petersburg College
  • Teaching since 2015
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Jessica R.

6 Reviews
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Hello!

My name is Jessica. I love teaching, and adore my students.

I specialize in Voice, Piano, Ukulele, and Steel Drums.

I am energetic, excited, and love teaching the kind of music that makes my students excited, whether they love Taylor Swift, Willie Nelson, or Kendrick Lamar. I love creating songs with students as they learn to express themselves.

I can teach students how to read music, how to play by ear, how to play songs they love, and how to make each song their own.

I cater my lesson style to each individual person. I gauge where they are at and their personality style and respond in a personalized way to help them grow their passion for music and get some serious skills.

If you are looking for a highly regimented instructor who is very serious, I am not the one for you!

About Jessica

Hi! My name is Jessica If you're looking for an enthusiastic teacher who loves her students (and may be a little bit nerdy), look no further! I teach voice, piano, ukulele, and steel drums. Pasta, my dogs, and the color green are all the greatest things in life. Music is a personal journe

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James J.
Great instruction. Very positive. Seems like just what I've been looking for in a teacher.
Chelsea S.
Jessica is professional and very talented at what she does. She has an incredible amount of enthusiasm for music and empowering others to expand their musical knowledge. I highly recommend taking lessons with Jessica and experiencing her fun-loving spirit and expansive musical knowledge.
Lyvie S.
Jessica is a top-notch teacher. Our lessons have been super fun and I am extremely pleased. She is very patient and accommodates her teachings' style to my learning style. I strongly recommend her. As a matter of fact, I plan to study ukulele with her soon.

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George F.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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George F.

6 Reviews
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Teaching piano begins with learning, playing, knowing, and loving the piano and the music it can produce. You will learn the music theory (scales to modes, rhythm, music signs), develop a good piano technic, improve sight reading. I teach classical and contemporary styles.

About George

I am so glad you’re here! The music lessons for young children are full of fun, interactive activities with iPads apps and traditional methods that not only help develop a strong musical foundation and build essential life skills, but offer a unique bonding experience for you and your child.

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Gilbert ..
George explained things very simply.
Alexander J.
George, was very patient, kind, and seem very knowledgeable. He seems to understand the pedagogy of teaching to kids and realize they all learn differently. I personally think he went above and beyond for my Son first class and for our first introduction. He offered a more modern approach method of teaching music and Piano to my son who so far seem more receptive in learning and practicing. Will se where that take us but I am very please so far.
Tracie S.
George is totally passionate about teaching. He encourages the kids to practice and do their best. He has great knowledge and understanding of music theory. He is pleasant, easy going and works really well with kids. Overall really good teacher. Recommend!
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Ozzie J.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Doctor of Arts in Piano Performance from Ball State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ozzie J.

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With 10 years of teaching piano lessons and 3 degrees in piano, I have both the expertise and experience to provide a uniquely tailored learning environment to piano students of all ages and levels. Teaching excites me because it gives me the opportunity to find out each student's individuality and to help them reach their inner potential. Since student goals vary from wanting to play chord charts in a garage band to aspiring to become a concert pianist, I do not have a rigid teaching method - rather, I tailor it to each student. Beyond the fundamentals of technique and reading music, piano lessons with me include focusing any amount of the following: classical, improvisation, composition, theory, jazz, popular styles, hymns, etc... I can't wait to begin guiding you on your musical journey with the piano!

About Ozzie

I am a pianist and a passionate teacher of pianists of all shapes and sizes. The joy of playing the piano is one that my skills as a teacher help me infuse into my students. I also find it to be quite a positive feedback loop for me: teaching makes me want to hone my own skills and playing well giv

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Emily
Ozzie taught our children piano for two years prior to his moving out of state. We wish that he still lived here—he was the best piano/music teacher we have ever had! He’s very good with kids and knows how to motivate them. He has a love and passion for music that is infectious. He selected great pieces for our boys to play that we enjoyed listening to in our home. Both of our boys benefitted immensely from Ozzie’s instruction and I would highly recommend him for lessons for your child (or you)!
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Brenda B.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Italian, English, German
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Brenda B.

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Whether you are just beginning or are looking to come back to the piano, together we can develop your skills so you can learn to read music and play piano!

About Brenda

***Due to the COVID-19 pandemic BB Studio is extending its online lesson hours to meet you where you are! Starting a new musical hobby is a great way to combat boredom and stimulate the brain!*** Hello, my name is Brenda! It is nice to meet you. I have been teaching private lessons for over a

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ALAN
Brenda is an excellent teacher and my daughter has been playing the piano beautifully. Brenda takes the time with Victoria to explain the music and make sure she understands before moving to another section.
I'm sure any child would benefit from her teaching skills

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Alan
Cecily
Brenda has mastered just the right balance of fun and instruction. My 6-year old adores her and is making rapid progress. Thank you Brenda!
Andrew
I've been Learning to sing under Brenda for about 3/4's of a year now and it has been a sensational experience. Brenda is an extremely professional and flexible instructor who tailors to each individuals needs and goals. She knows how to bring out the best in one's ability.

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Santa Barbara, CA

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Santa Barbara is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $179 per hour.
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"Ms. Maggie is a great teacher. She truly cares about each student and provides genuine support to her studentsz my daughter loves her."
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Took Piano lessons from Maggie Z.
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"He very good instructor"
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Took Piano lessons from Stan M.
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"Very fun and educational. I got home and all i wanted to do was practice and play. I can't wait for my next lesson."
Tina
Took Piano lessons from Valerie B.
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"Peter has taught my 11yr old son so much! The Focus is on the fundamentals but he is flexible and fun which support creative learning and keeps my son engaged! A great instructor that is very reasonably priced and it is convenient to have such a great teacher come to the house, many others we looked do not offer that kind of service."
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Took Piano lessons from Peter D.
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"Andrew made an instant connection with my son. He makes learning fun. We are sad he moved to California but continue to do lessons online. It would be difficult to find a replacement since the. At has been set so high! Definitely recommend!"
Marsha
Took Piano lessons from Andrew P.
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"He is a patient teacher with a sense of humor and listens to his students. He is professional yet fun and gives everyone a chance to shine!"
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Took Piano lessons from Dr. Jordan C.
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"Aaron is great and wonderful with my girls."
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Took Piano lessons from Aaron C.
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"Very personable instructor. Lots of fun. Think I will enjoy the lessons!"
karen
Took Piano lessons from Julie L.
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"Sean comes to my home to teach my 7 years old son piano lessons. That saved me a lot time commuting. He is always on time and patient. Highly recommended!"
Ethan
Took Piano lessons from Sean L.
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