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Justin H.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Justin H.

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The oboe is an amazing instrument! The oboe is unique because it uses a double reed. I am so excited to teach you more about the oboe. I am an interactive teacher who can assist you in many ways in regards to learning how to play the oboe including; correct posture, new breathing techniques, correct fingerings, alternative fingerings, half-hole technique, improved sight-reading skills, greater music theory knowledge, and performance skills. I recommend using the Essential Elements for Band book series. Once we connect and I can find out more about your playing level we can find the perfect book for your. I can't wait to work with you :)

About Justin

As a highly skilled musician and teacher with proven experience in building music programs, teaching all levels of skill, expressing a high level of artistry, and developing professional relationships; I believe you will thoroughly enjoy working with me. I have been a life long musician, starting w

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Ramon L.
He is almost perfect however needs to be assertive and more frank.
Ramon L.
The bassoon is intimidating but not the teacher.
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Zoe S.

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  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Zoe S.

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Hi! Welcome to my studio!

I have studied and played the oboe for 12 years. I received a B.A. in Oboe Performance from Baldwin Wallace Conservatory in 2020.
Oboe lessons with me look different depending on the student's needs and skill levels!

Oboe can be a challenging instrument to learn, I am passionate about providing an enriching, fun, learning experience for my students!
I hope to bring joy others lives through music!

I am comfortable with all skill levels. I also have experience with reed making, which is something we can discuss introducing into lessons as well if appropriate.

My curriculum varies based on the student, but includes music theory, ear training, solfege, and improvisation! I look forward to hearing from you!

About Zoe

I am a professional oboist! I have been classically trained in the oboe for 10+ years! In my experience, I have played with various different orchestras and wind ensembles in concert halls across the country. I began teaching oboe at the end of my college career. I am passionate about sharing my k

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Grace M.

54 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Bachelor of Music - Oboe Performance from University of Hartford
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Grace M.

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With 10 years of teaching experience, I specialize in working with students of all ages and abilities. Lessons incorporate music theory, technique, and lyrical expression. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

I hold a Master's Degree in Oboe Performance from the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at California State University, Long Beach. During my studies I studied with Carolyn Hove and Humbert Lucarelli.

About Grace

Grace has extensive experience teaching private and group lessons, including lessons in Piano, English Horn and reed making. Her students have gone on to win scholarships and place in honor orchestras. Currently, her students hold the top spots in nTyme's (North Torrance Youth Musicians Ensemble) Ch

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Zee
I'm an "mature" student taking lessons many years after not playing and Grace is very kind and patient and helpful with her suggestions. I'm enjoying my lessons with her very much!
Zee
I like her mildness and patience. And her encouragement to push myself.
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Lot D.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks ENGLISH, DUTCH, FRENCH
  • Awarded FULBRIGHT GRANT from Fulbright Foundation
  • DOCTOR OF MUSICAL ARTS (Modern oboe) from USC Thornton School of Music
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Lot D.

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Lot has performed with LA Opera, LA Master Chorale, Musica Angelica... She is a Fulbright scholar, has a Doctoral Degree in Oboe Performance and holds the position of Lecturer in Baroque oboe at USC. Lot lives in Arcadia with her son (11) and daughter (9). Students and parents praise Lot for her patience, approach, kindness, optimism and expertise. Lot’s lessons emphasize good technique, sound development and the joy of playing.

About Lot

I am Lecturer in Baroque oboe at the USC Thornton School of Music, as well as General Music Teacher at the Duarte Unified School District. I have been teaching individual oboe lessons for over 15 years. I connect well with young children and beginning students, as well as with intermediate and advan

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Isabella I.
Amazing instructor.
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Stephanie H.
Lot is a great instructor and is great at picking up on my individual strengths and weaknesses. I thoroughly enjoy being one of her students!
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Kaitlyn J.

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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kaitlyn J.

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I have been teaching oboe lessons for seven years, and although the oboe is a difficult instrument, I believe you can learn to have a good sound early on with the right instruction! I am a professional oboist who loves sharing the fun of oboe with others. All experience levels are welcome and lessons will be catered to your needs and feedback on what you want to be able to play. I put a lot of emphasis on good tone, technique, sightreading, and some music theory. I really do look forward to working with you!

About Kaitlyn

I started playing the oboe when I was nine and eventually received a Bachelor's in Oboe Performance from Southern Illinois University in 2018. I have lived in Illinois my whole life, but I am moving to Indiana soon after I get married this year! I love teaching students and I have the most experien

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Lisa C.

90 Reviews
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  • Speaks
  • B.S. Music Education from TAMU - Commerce
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lisa C.

90 Reviews
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I like to begin with the Essential Elements series. I have had a lot of success with my beginners in this series. I also encourage my oboists to bring and play with a tuner. Having a great ear for pitch is absolutely necessary for playing the oboe.

About Lisa

I have been a music teacher and private lesson instructor for the past 20 years. I have a bachelor of science degree in Music Education and hold a teaching certificate for all-level Music Education. In my private studio I have taught students from 3-70 and have enjoyed them all! In addition to te

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Amber
Lisa was wonderful. Very patient, detailed explanations, and went above and beyond. I’ve felt intimidated by sewing and even the process of setting up my machine but she was able to illuminate that process. This lesson was worth every penny and I’m looking forward to the next one.
Valeria
Paige K.
very friendly and knowledgable!

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Average Cost of Oboe Lessons in Scotts Valley, CA

The average cost of 60-minute oboe lessons in Scotts Valley is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $101 per hour.
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"Dawn is a wonderful teacher- patient, fun, encouraging who customizes the lessons to my needs and then sends an email full of lesson notes so I can keep on track with my practice sessions. I'm an adult learner and highly recommend her as an oboe teacher."
Briana
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"I just love all the advice Dawn gives us. Dawn is very patient and encouraging."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Clare is a wonderful oboist who plays with emotion and that same energy transfers into her teaching."
Todd
Took Oboe lessons from Clare M.
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"Grace does a great job explaining difficult techniques. She also will make you work hard so you get a lot out of each lesson. There is no “sliding by” with Grace."
Linus Horcher
Took Oboe lessons from Grace M.
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"I found it really helpful and the quality of the on line lesson was really very good."
Lilliana
Took Oboe lessons from Grace M.
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"We love Dawn! She is doing a great job with Kayleigh!"
Kayleigh
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Dawn is patient and encouraging. She passes along her experience in a clear, easy fashion."
Phillip
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"I love how Bonnie taks you step by step at your pace of learning I couldnt of had a better teacher!!"
Emma
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"She was very patient with my 8 year old son. Very kind and punctual."
Beth
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"My daughter loved her first lesson with Bonnie. Can’t wait to learn more."
Lily
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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