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Popular Music Teachers in Saratoga, CA

Judy E.

3 Reviews
Los Gatos, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • MSW Social Work from San Jose State University
  • Teaching since 1970
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Judy E.

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I have taught piano off and on since I was a teenager and consecutively for the past five years. I enjoy children ages 5 and up, beginners and intermediates, and beginning adults. I choose the curriculum according to the student's age, ability, learning style and choice. My primary goal is for the students to have a positive experience with piano and to look forward to coming each week so that they will want to continue piano or another instrument in the future. I have a lot of incentives for the students and experience much success in this area. I charge very low fees as some clients are unsure of their ability to learn at first. I am very flexible, patient and non-judgmental, and I love what I do.

I live on the west side of the valley and teach in my home. It is a warm, open, family-oriented environment and I welcome siblings to come and play with toys or read while the other is in the lesson. We have a recital at the end of the school year, held in my home.

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About Judy

I have taught many different kinds of subjects, eg., piano, ESL, Drug and Alcohol Education, and foster care parenting, in the past. Mostly, though, I have taught piano and ESL, my first and greatest loves, starting in the 70's and 80's. I develop special relationships with all of my students,

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Jaclyn B.
Great first lesson, really excited to continue learning from Judy!
Tracey Q.
Judy had my son up and playing in no time. She was great about setting a pace that will keep him challenged and confident simultaneously. He loves his lessons and looks forward to learning more. My youngest, after observing a class, has decided he would like to play too!
Andy Z.
Judy E did good job for her first class. Both Andy and Jody like her. They are looking forward to the next class,
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Linda C.

22 Reviews
Campbell, CA
Starting at $40
  • BA in Music + Teaching credential from Humboldt State University
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1981
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Linda C.

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I have been a public school music teacher for 30+ years. I am an optimistic, enthusiastic person, who will help you learn music reading in addition to music playing. I started on piano as a young child, and studied clarinet from elementary school through college, where I focused on french horn. I h

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Steven
My son has loved taking lessons with Linda. She is setting just the right pace with him. She is flexible given his strengths and weaknesses. He was genuinely disappointed when I told him he couldn't go to lessons this week because of a family commitment. Can't recommend highly enough!
Janet P.
very comfortable and satisfying first lesson.
JoAnn C.
Linda was great! As an adult beginner with the cello she made the lesson enjoyable and easy to follow. She adjusted quickly for where I knew a little and where I knew nothing. Highly recommend her!
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Ley M.

2 Reviews
Union City, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Ukranian, Russian
  • Teaching since 1970
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ley M.

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My lessons are a balance of fun and focus

About Ley

I have great passion for music, have been involved in music since childhood. I love the teaching process and have been dreaming of teaching music since I was 10 years old.

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Charles
Mr. Malchik is simply an outstanding, excellent teacher. Not only is he knowledgeable in music performance and theory, he is also joyful, enthusiastic and patient with my child. The many things my child has learned include, but are not limited to, how to read treble and bass clef, proper sitting and body posture, left and right hand finger techniques for scales and arpeggios, and how to play chords. Along with this training, he also encourages my child to have creative freedom - to enjoy music by playing songs she has either composed herself or heard outside of lessons.
Kim
It is my great pleasure to recommend Mr. Ley M. to you as a music teacher to your child. I am writing as a parent of a son who has benefited from Mr. Ley M.’s phenomenal instructional ability for the Elementary School Music Program in Newark, California, as well as in private music lessons.
Mr. Ley M. is passionate about music. His love for the art is evident in his enthusiastic and energetic teaching techniques. As the music teacher for the Elementary School Music Program with the Newark Unified School District, Mr. Ley M. is exceedingly patient with all students, encourages them, and coaxes the very best effort from each and every child.
We were very fortunate that Mr. Ley M. was able to provide private tutoring for my son beyond the after school music program. My son has made tremendous progress in learning to play the clarinet. Mr. Ley M. has given my child a strong musical foundation-learning the correct embouchure and fingering techniques to play the clarinet, increasing proficiency in reading notes, timing, and hearing pitch.
Although Mr. Ley M. is one of the best music teacher in the area, his prices are extremely reasonable. In my opinion, he is worth every penny he charges and I certainly believe I have received excellent services for my money. I am tremendously grateful to Mr. Ley M. for everything he has taught my son and the joy of my son’s music playing has brought to our family.

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Janai H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Induction into Language Honor Society from Alpha Mu Gamma
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Janai H.

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By taking piano lessons from me, you will quickly learn how to master the ebony and ivory keys. I will teach you in such a way that by the end of the first lesson you will be playing music.

About Janai

*** Travel Equipment *** I expect the student to buy the books that I need them to buy and to have either a keyboard or piano. I also expect that the Spanish students will obtain the proper materials that I ask of them. *** Specialties *** Classical, pop, jazz, blues, R&B, soundtracks (Disney)

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Shelby
Ms. Janai was the best tutor I have ever had. No matter the day, or time she was always there to help me out. Either it was math, science, writing, etc. she'd help me with every subject no matter how long it took for me to get it right, every subject was like her first nature. She was amazing teaching in person and just as good online. I've never met another tutor like Janai, she understands what you're going wrong and what your difficulties are, but she always manages to turn those difficulties around and make you better at understanding what you need to do better in order to succeed. If you're looking for an outstanding tutor Janai is the way to go!
Shellie S
Janai is great with older adults. She's so patient and makes me feel relaxed even when I'm saying the wrong words. She has passion! and that's exciting to see.

Chiacheng S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Mandarin, Taiwanese
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Doctoral of Musical Arts from UC Santa Barbara
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Chiacheng S.

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Frequent student recitals, music theory, and certifications.

About Chiacheng

In 2004, I received my master of music degree in piano performance from the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. In 2006, I entered the Doctor of Musical Arts program at the University of California, Santa Barbara, with full scholarship in piano performance and worked in the

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Katy R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Musical Theatre - music composition from Pace University
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Katy R.

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Hi there! My name is Katy - I am a voice/songwriting/ guitar/piano/acting teacher. I have my own music releases/live band/ musicals and off broadway experience as a singing actor. I currently work part time as music specialist at AHRC - a non profit for adult with mental handicaps and special needs. BFA Pace University - Musical theatre
The William Esper Studio - Acting.

I offer singing lessons from the basics to advanced technique
Songwriting - the basics and performance
acting - basics/ meisner technique/ college prep/ monologues/ scene work
guitar - basics
piano basics

About Katy

Hey there, I'm Katy! I love to teach music, songwriting, and acting. I work with students of all ages, and special needs. My passion is singing and songwriting - so my time outside of teaching is filled with band rehearsal, recording, writing, and the occasional audition for musicals and plays I'm

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Took Guitar lessons from Michael F.
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"I started with Nils after self teaching through YouTube, and would consider myself about an intermediate. I hit a point in my playing where I no longer had a good idea of how to get where I wanted to go. Nils has been really helpful in giving me direction towards my goals and exploring new guitar concepts through songs. He has a wide knowledge and has encouraged me to learn multiple styles, as well as improvisation which I used to shy away from. It’s really been invaluable to have someone like Nils as a guide in your guitar journey"
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"Bonnie has been enthusiastic giving the class.
She has been understanding helping us with delays to join the class because of technical difficulties."
Isabella
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Very interesting first lesson. I feel she is going to be a great teacher for Adrian."
Adrian
Took Piano lessons from Lauren V.
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"Very good first lesson"
Javier
Took Saxophone lessons from Harry G.
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"Ingrid is excellent, professional and friendly, really good start."
Camila
Took Piano lessons from Ingrid M.
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"Just finishing up my first 10 sessions with Max for my 12 year old. He loves him and has asked me to add more lessons! Very Happy with Max. He is patient, cool and always on time.

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Guy
Took Piano lessons from Max S.
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Took Piano lessons from Laura M.
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