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Alexander G.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $25
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2014
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Alexander G.

Los Angeles, CA

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I am patient and very personable. Although I specialize in classical guitar, I have played with multiple national touring acts and am capable in teaching many different styles, ranging from classical and jazz to noise-rock and heavy metal.

About Alexander

I am a Filipino-American guitarist who recently relocated to Los Angeles to experience and participate in the vibrant art & music scene. I earned a Master’s Degree in Music Pedagogy from Texas Woman’s University under the internationally-recognized guitarist, Carlo Pezzimenti. Playing across th

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September 17, 2019
Cassandra
Alex is an excellent teacher! He worked at my pace and gave me a good foundation of exercises and instructions on how to build hand strength and proper posturing for playing classical guitar. He's very down to earth and makes you feel comfortable and capable throughout each lesson. My favorite songs we worked on were the duets.
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Tanya A.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
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  • Speaks Spanish, Italian
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Awarded WINNER - Best Music Video from Hollywood Black Film Festival
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Tanya A.

Los Angeles, CA

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5 years experience

About Tanya

I am a professional performing artist with major credits in acting, voice over, directing, spoken word, dance, and choreography. I have taught all ages in all the above genres (K-12 and adults).

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August 12, 2018
Premlata
Tanya is a wonderful teacher! She customized her lessons to fit your needs and we’ve made great progress after only three lessons! Looking forward to continuing!
September 25, 2017
Maria Corrigan
Tanya was so incredible and made me really feel comfortable!
May 24, 2017
Maria
I've never had a dance lesson before and was pretty nervous about this but Tanya made me feel comfortable and I eventually relaxed and enjoyed myself!

Thanks again!!
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Allan R.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $20
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Allan R.

Los Angeles, CA

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I cater to the player! Not everyone learns the same way and I take that with heart. Weather you are visual, verbal, numerical, etc. I take that into consideration when teaching someone. I will build the foundation of rhythm with you as we expand on the notion of "time". Complete studio set-up allows me to record the lessons for the students as a learning tool. They can see how far they have come from Lesson one until the last. Message me and we will get started taking rhythm to a whole new level!

About Allan

Hello, My name is Allan and I have been playing drums/percussion for 24 years. I started off in the orchestra in middle school and have never stopped playing since then. I am a touring/studio musician playing with all different types of artist and styles. (I do not teach metal. Sorry never got into

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July 7, 2019
Ben
In the time I’ve worked with Allan he has imparted me with priceless wisdom and simple, straight forward lessons in drum technique and music theory, music business, and countless other aspects of being a musician in Los Angeles. Patient and hard working. Highly recommended.

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Roni B.

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Music Theory
Starting at $55
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  • Speaks Hebrew, French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1996
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Theory is foundational - understand your music on a deeper level!

About Roni

Are you or your child interested in learning how to play piano? I am a former child prodigy and an experienced soloist / teacher whose talent was fostered by the highest of Russian Classical Pianist Pedigrees from a very young age. I have a lot to share. Learning the piano, isn't just about learn

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April 5, 2019
Ed
I highly recommend Roni if you are interested in learning to play the piano or improving your existing piano skills.

As a retiree I found it difficult to find a teacher that would take on an older / beginning student and offer in home lessons. Her schedule is flexible and she is very accommodating of my obligations. I am extremely fortunate to have found Roni. She is an incredible pianist (she can provide links to some of her performances) who makes learning fun. I actually look forward to my lessons. She takes the time to learn about your musical interest and goals and then tailors your lessons to provide you with a positive, motivating and enjoyable experience.
September 14, 2018
Sami
Excellent teacher!!!
February 24, 2015
Ms B.
Roni B is a treasure! So wonderful! We are so blessed to have found her.

There were several options in the valley, and you can never know if there will be that 'connection' with a new teacher.

Roni is patient and she got me! Knew exactly what I needed to learn.
I have had other teachers, and RONI B IS THE BEST!!!

Im giving her card to ALL my friends, even if they don't play piano!

Thank you Roni. Now don't get too busy so you can't work with you number one student lol!
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Amanda S.

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Vocal Training
Starting at $34
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students Male: 9 to 30; Female: 9 and up
  • Vocal Performance from University of Maine
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I have a Masters degree in Opera Performance, and have been singing classicaly for 7 years! I sing, and am able to teach all genres! Pop, classical, country, broadway, you name it! I also add instruction in reading music in my lessons.

About Amanda

I am a classically-trained vocalist, with a passion for teaching all genres. Lessons with me are affordable, positive, and fun! I am very upbeat and kind-hearted, and a great teacher for beginners!

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Richard K.

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Piano
Starting at $30
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  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Piano performance from manhattan school of music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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If you’re searching for a professional Piano Instructor who can give you the personalized attention you deserve, look no further! I’m an experienced and knowledgeable teacher, having offered my instructive services since 2013 to clients from New Jersey, Texas, and Miami. I can help unlock your full potential by providing the technical guidance and foundational skills you need in order to succeed.

About Richard

Of American and Russian heritage, classical and jazz pianist Richard Kazandzhidi has had an extensive performance career, winning several prestigious competitions throughout the United States. He has performed at Carnegie Hall (NY), Kimmel Center(PA) Kennedy Center , Greenfield Hall (D.C) and nume

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August 6, 2019
Ryan
Our son loves being taught by Richard because he knows how to make the lessons fun and interesting!

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"Emiliano was terrific. I was comfortable from the first note.
Am looking forward to the next lesson."
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"I can already tell this is going to be awesome one lesson in."
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Took Singing lessons from Cyndi E.
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"I've been seeing Keith for about 6 months now, I've been drumming for about 4 years, I'm 35 now. I wanted to progress my drumming ability beyond what I learned in the past few years. I originally just wanted to meet for a few lessons to critique my technique, now I see him week to week.

I felt Keith was the right guy because he's a seasoned and passionate drummer. He learned directly from the masters, ones who literally wrote the books on modern drumming and shaped modern sound. In a short amount of time he's identified many of my bad habits and helped me to correct them. My technique and grip has improved night and day, I can drum with much more finesse and speed after adopting and practicing his techniques. He urged me to learn to sight read, something I didn't really consider, and now I surprise when I practice myself because I always thought it was too much effort. After practicing his lessons, my independence between limbs, especially left hand on the snare - I didn't think I could do it this easily.

I get a lot out of my time with Keith, and I go out of my way to see him weekly. I see kids as young as 5 absolutely jamming in his studio, and older folks too, older than me. His teaching demeanor and general vibe is professional and encouraging. He has a real passion for drums, absolutely key in finding the right teacher.

So in short, if you want to step your drumming up, or if your kids need lessons, Keith is your guy."
- Joe Ravida
Took Drum lessons from Keith J.
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"Monica is fantastic!"
- Danielle
Took Piano lessons from Monica W.
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"Alan was awesome! My son needed some last minute lessons before an upcoming concert he was performing in. Alan helped him fine tune his part and gave him the confidence he needed. My son is now excited for the concert and can't wait to show everyone his talent!"
- Liam
Took Drum lessons from Alan P.
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