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Rodrigo R.

23 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1986
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Rodrigo R.

23 Reviews
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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-instrument

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Connor Bulakites
Rodrigo is very knowledgeable and helpful—he helped make many concepts clear to me in only a few lessons. I am excited to practice and continue to improve my playing!
Mariano S.
Great first lessons
Cassidy
Rodrigo is an excellent instructor! He explains everything thoroughly and makes the accordion less intimidating to play.
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Zach P.

5 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2011
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Zach P.

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I started playing piano around the age of 8. I've studied with a jazz legend and toured around the US. I teach all skill levels. From music theory, basic concepts, learning songs to advanced techniques. I'm here to help you on your journey to becoming a fantastic pianist. Together we'll overcome the physical, mental and technical challenges. Are you ready PLAY?!

About Zach

“I have a passion for music and my greatest goal in life is to share that passion one way or another.” Zach P. started his musical journey before he could speak with his father starting his ear-training as a toddler. He’s taught all levels of guitar, piano and voice for several years. H

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Erica
Zach is awesome! My 15yo daughter has been loving her lessons and is excited to show us what she has learned after every lesson. She picked up the guitar herself about six months ago and after learning some basics from YouTube she asked if she could have lessons to get to the next level. She will definitely be continuing her weekly lessons with Zach for as long as she wants. We love hearing her practice every day and are excited that she is learning to play the music she listens to and has a passion for.
Hayley H.
Zac was a great instructor.
Renay F.
Zach is a great teacher! He has been teaching my son (HS Junior) piano since November and from the start, Zach has been very easy to work with, a good balance of encouragement while challenging Noah to improve his skill level. Definitely recommend :)
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Edwin I.

120 Reviews
El Segundo, CA
Starting at $49
  • Speaks English, Japanese, Spanish
  • B.M. in Studio Music and Jazz Instrumental - Guitar from University of Miami
  • Awarded DownBeat Music Award 1998 from DownBeat
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Edwin I.

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All genres - pop, folk, blues, rock, R&B, singer/songwriter, classical, world, etc.
Improvisation soloing
Proper technique
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Music analysis

About Edwin

Hello! Thank you for your interest in taking guitar/piano/music lessons. I am a professional teacher/studio musician/performer/producer with over 20 years of private teaching experience and a graduate of the University of Miami Studio Music and Jazz program in 2002 specializing in the guitar.

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Henry
Edwin is a fantastic teacher and so patient. I am amazed at how much my son has learned in just a couple lessons.
David S.
Had an excellent initial discussion with my instructor, Edwin, today. It was big picture but at the same time Edwin’s comments & suggestions gave me confidence in his command of the art (engineering, arrangement, composition & structure, and playing techniques), all the things I’m going to need help with to take my musical projects to another level.
Mike
Edwin is chill, flexible, and conveys a ton of relevant practice tips every lesson.
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Regina G.

14 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $38
  • Speaks Armenian, Russian, English, Georgian
  • Awarded MEAC Annual Panel Examination Evaluator from Music Evaluators Association of California
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Regina G.

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I have been teaching piano for over twenty years, with many of my students participating in international competitions and regularly receiving state honors from the Music Teachers' Association of California (MTAC). Teaching is truly more than a career for me - it is a passion that guides my interaction with all of my students, no matter their age and skillset.

If in addition to pursuing piano as a hobby, you would like to participate in the MTAC Certificate of Merit examinations and earn credit for your studies, you are more than welcome to do so. As a member of the MTAC, my students boast a 100% pass rate (with the vast majority receiving perfect scores on both the performance and music theory sections).

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out. Can't wait to meet you! :-)

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Online-only piano classes are only available to students who have prior experience. I do not recommend complete beginners to start fully online, as there are beginners' nuances that are ...

About Regina

With more than twenty-three years of professional teaching experience, Regina is able to offer her students a diverse range of educational resources. She specializes in teaching piano, performance, and music theory to students of all ages and levels. At the age of fifteen, Regina graduated with

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Alma
My daughter truly enjoyed her first class. She felt comfortable and excited about restarting piano lessons again.
Vito C.
The best teacher ever that I encountered for my children. She has this charisma to engage my kids and make them focused. My kids benefited from her tremendously!
Athena & Bethany W.
Regina is very details and passionate about her lessons. My kids love her first lesson very much. She is very patient with younger kids. I think they will enjoy their piano lesson a lot.
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Jenny J.

6 Reviews
Lawndale, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
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Jenny J.

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All Ages and All Levels. Classically trained. Encourage students to incorporate favorite songs/genres of music be it rock, pop, jazz, etc. For all ages and levels, I prefer to incorporate music theory as part of the learning process. It allows the student to see the how and why, to not only feel music but also understand it. If your goal is primarily playing oriented, I will, of course, adjust my teaching style to fit your needs. Let's make beautiful music!

About Jenny

Music Jenny comes from a very musical family and started piano when she was five years old. She grew up constantly listening to her father practicing his guitar and brother practicing violin. Since then, her accomplishments include an Honorable Mention at the Korea Times Youth Music Competition. Sh

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AC C.
Working with Jenny has been a great experience.

She has a wealth of knowledge in music. She was raised around music so it comes as second nature to her. Her experience definitely shows from theory to technique, structure to general perspective.

Jen's wide-ranging experience allows her to accommodate different learning styles. Even when I was unsure of which methods were most suitable for me, she was able to determine an appropriate approach. Each lesson is tailored around your preference while still maintaining steady progress towards your goals.

She's flexible, patient, communicative, and fun to work with. Her versatility has made learning piano so much easier and more exciting for me than before. I'm always looking forward to each session. I've also been able to learn about other aspects of music, as she isn't limited to piano; she's knowledgeable of other instruments and teaches dance as well.

One of my favorite things about Jen is that, even though she's easy to work with, she ensures that I've truly grasped one concept before moving to the next. It's also always great to see her play (:

Highly recommended
Matthew
Jenny is on time always. The first lesson, she had the books ready and was very professional. I am very happy with her teaching abilities.
Melvin H.
Jenny is wonderful. She is patient and understanding, and adjusts to the student's needs. I recommend her for anyone.
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Stephanie H.

168 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Vocal Performance and Voice from Berklee College of Music
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Stephanie H.

168 Reviews
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You will learn basic keyboarding skills, how to read music and learn theory to be more fluent on the piano.

About Stephanie

Stephanie speaks both english and Spanish fluently from having grown up in a multi cultural family, as well as having lived in seven different countries throughout her life. From a very early age, she studied and took lessons both in school and privately, for many different forms of dance, visual ar

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Troy
Impressive. Stephanie is an adept voice teacher that boosted my vocals (and confidence) almost instantly. I cannot recommend her enough. After just 5 lessons, she had me singing my favorite songs. Now, in my 3rd month she has me using vocal techniques and singing songs I never dreamed I’d sing. I thought it would take years. And, she is super nice…and patient with me.
Her instruction has me more in tune with my guitar, and now I can play thousands of songs—singing anything my heart desires. Her personalized vocal training plan for me has even improved my piano skills and knowledge of music theory. She easily transformed me from beginner to intermediate, and we did it all in less than 3 hours a week. This is progress!
Please don’t wait like I did. Sign up for a few lessons with her and hear your “true” voice. I’m so very glad I did.
Thanks Stephanie! ¡Eres exactamente lo que necesitaba!!

Troy
Saul H.
Stephanie is such an amazing vocal coach. Her instructions are very clear and concise which makes it very easy for me to understand and comprehend my mistakes. In just the span of a month and a week I am able to see the progress i've made through Stephanie's teaching. Stephanie also demonstrates her enthusiasm of wanting to help others improve which makes the lessons all the more better. She is definitely a go-to if you want to improve musically!
Armin
Stephanie has been everything I ever wanted and more in vocal coach. She makes it so comfortable for me to find my true singing voice and continuously helps me improve every time I meet with her. Her ears are so trained to heard what I'm doing right or wrong and communicates really well on explaining what I should do or not do to sing correctly which for me is key. Besides the in person lessons she's also helpful with sending back feedback when I send over my voice notes from my phone.

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in South Gate, CA

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in South Gate is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $300 per hour.
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"For the first piano lesson ever, my son said that he enjoyed it, and that the teacher was cool! High praise for a 10 yr old!"
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Took Piano lessons from Jay P.
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"I started my piano class with Mr. Allen last year. I had no music background and knew not much piano. Mr. Allen allows me to use my Faber piano adult adventure book, and also have me use other book and tools for my study. He is very knowledgeable, patient and fun to learn from. I have made progress since then."
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"Kimberly was very Patient with my 4 year old during his first lesson.

We look forward to more."
Colin
Took Piano lessons from Kimberly C.
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"My lessons with Kessa were amazing! They often involved focused improvement on technique, and in-depth learning of the assigned songs. She was very friendly, and patient. Altogether she helped me improve my performance in so many ways! A really awesome teacher!"
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Took Piano lessons from Kessa M.
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"Dora has been teaching my daughter classical piano as well as voice lessons for 3 years. She is incredibly talented, and very patient. I have seen great progress in my daughter's abilities as a musician as well as boost her confidence. Dora m works with the student's pace, allowing more time to focus on personal growth. My daughter looks forward to her lessons with Dora and taking her talent's to the High School level. Dora is a serious, very dedicated teacher that blends a little of "MOM" into her mix, making her lessons fun and educational. She is just awesome!"
Jeanette
Took Piano lessons from Dora H.
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"Paul has been teaching my 10 year-old son for about 8 weeks now and I have to say that I am very happy with his progress. My son opens the piano as soon as he gets home and begins practicing, with no pushing from me. Paul tries to keep the music as relevant as he can, for a beginner like my son, and he is very patient in his listening and teaching."
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Took Piano lessons from Paul M.
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"Thomas is a very gifted teacher. Our daughter enjoys her lessons with him a lot.
She used to be very concerned about making mistakes and he helped her to overcome that. His teaching style is fun and motivating. It feels like having a weekly chamber concert in our home. He often accompanies her with his guitar or violin which motivates her tremendously."
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Took Piano lessons from Thomas V.
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"Very down to earth and friendly! Made a good connection with my daughter"
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Took Piano lessons from Chialing P.
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"Rebecca was amazing!! Extremely knowledgeable and
Helpful I learned so much with only one hour session cannot wait to continue learning with her!!

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"Francesca is an amazing instructor! My daughters first Piano lesson and it was a great experience. Francesca is encouraging and fun loving. I am so happy that we found her. My daughter can't wait for her next lesson!"
Martha
Took Piano lessons from Francesca V.
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