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Emily S.

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Simi Valley, CA
Starting at $35
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  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Emily S.

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With 5 years of teaching experience, Emily is excited to start cello lessons with you! She has performed for dozens of venues across 8 countries and 3 continents. Emily received 12 years of formalized training including 4 years of specialized instruction of the Alexander Technique at The Master's University. Consequently, she brings a comprehensive approach to cello instruction, utilizing knowledge of muscle and joint function to her teaching. Aside from using her talents weekly in a contemporary band setting, she also enjoys ensemble work in other capacities. She has performed in a commercial for the Porsche Panamera, a short film for EMD films, has recorded at Capital Records, and has had the pleasure of being the featured musician at various weddings, business functions, and private events. Emily hopes to not only train up talented musicians, but to also encourage responsibility, perseverance, and enjoyment through music!

About Emily

Emily is a private cello instructor to the greater Westlake Village, Thousand Oaks, Moorpark, and Simi Valley areas. She draws on years of performance and teaching to offer individualized instruction in cello for all ages. Her teaching includes instruction through the Suzuki method as well as utiliz

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Lisa
Nice, very well prepared and effective with a neophyte like me
Jojo W.
Delightful teacher. She plays beautifully. Very knowledgeable. Love the instruction and music she has given me. I look forward to our lessons!
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Howard R.

46 Reviews
West Hills, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Howard R.

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Every problem has a solution. Let me help you find it. My specialty is narrowing down the exact root issue that the student is having, which seems like an obstacle and to offer practical solutions to solve this issue. This allows for the student to reach their goals. Please see all the subject specialties.

About Howard

I enjoy working with complete beginners as well as seasoned professionals. I teach classical and popular styles. I specialize in teaching learning how to learn, sight-reading, technique, improvisation, chord-reading, songwriting. One of my specialties is to help you break through your most stubborn

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Ghan P.
Patient and supportive teacher, I’m happy with my progress and enjoy my lessons!
Jia
I feel so lucky to find Howard as my piano teacher. His teaching approach is very creative. I enjoy every class and he is very knowledgeable and inspirational.
Nancy G.
Found Howard knowledgable not only about music but how to teach. Very happy to have found him!!
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Daniel F.

84 Reviews
Woodland Hills, CA
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Hebrew
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2007
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Daniel F.

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I'm a graduate of UCLA School of Engineering with a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering. I have a passion for explaining how the physical world works through math and physics along with 11 years of tutoring experience in those subjects, test prep, and mentorship programs. The teaching strategy I believe i

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Juan
Absolutely amazing! I was struggling with Calculus but Daniel helped me get through it. Thanks to him I now know if there is a problem I’m stuck on or need help I can confidently ask him for math help.
Erin
Helped me with Introductory Physics 1 and 2! Really helped me understand the material rather than just doing the problems for me! Great tutoring!
Angela
Daniel tutored my teenage son in Algebra and Geometry for over one year. During that time, my son's grades increased and he became more confident with Math, in general. His time with Daniel set him up for success in Algebra 2 this year (11th grade). Daniel was always on time, very polite and courteous with my son! Highly recommend his tutoring service.
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Elena D.

30 Reviews
Tarzana, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Elena D.

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Voice is my first instrument and I teach all levels. The vocal technique I teach is drawn from the Bel Canto Tradition and tailored to fit more modern styles of music with emphasis on posture, muscle relaxation and breathing technique among fun and interesting vocal exercises!
I have specialized in Jazz voice and improvisation and I am happy to pass on to you what I have learned so far.

About Elena

Hello! Music is my life and my biggest passion. I've been a working musician and a teacher for several years and there's nothing more rewarding than sharing all I've learned so far with my students, to nurture their goals and aspirations and to make them aware of the great instrument they already p

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Jordis K.
My teacher was really nice. I’m excited to continue.
IC *.
Just had my first lesson with Elena and I’m excited to continue learning with her!
Kayden
Give great information on how to improve singing ability
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Teresa Y.

57 Reviews
Northridge, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1995
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Teresa Y.

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Bring your elderly loved one or your child with special needs for music therapy sessions in which we'll actively make music -- singing, playing rhythm instruments, and moving -- in ways appropriate to age and capabilities. The power of music and its impact on the body/mind works its calming, life-affirming magic.

During these sessions, parents or caregivers can relax in my restful, art-filled living room with a view through glass doors into my teaching studio. Alternatively, you are welcome to participate with us!

About Teresa

A musician since age 4, Teresa's dad took her early passion for music seriously. So she respects the power that parents have to foster their children's musical lives! She notes the many stories she has heard over the years: "If someone had just supported my interest"... "If my teacher had listened t

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Freddie B.
She is a good teacher! Kind, and very informative.
CJ
Teresa is an amazing music teacher! This was my first time getting singing lessons, and I was really nervous going into it, but she did such a great job at helping me feel more comfortable in the beginning. She’s so kind and she’s a great teacher too. The techniques and skills that she taught me have been extremely helpful, and she teaches them in a really easy-to-understand way. I would definitely recommend her!
Melody L.
Teresa is very nice, she teaches my first lesson with her heart as well as her knowledge and skills.
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Toni K.

13 Reviews
Canoga Park, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students Male: 14 to 70; Female: 12 to 70
  • Teaching since 2001
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Toni K.

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Technique lays the ground work for proficiency in any instrument. The voice is no different. I teach breathing, placement, ear training and harmony. That said, I focus my coaching on the power of authentic story telling using movement and acting exercises to build artistic skill.

About Toni

All of my lesson have been on FaceTime or Zoom, but I am now fully vaccinated and offering in person lessons again. Kid Bloom has signed with Island Records and will be touring this summer as venues open up.Two of my students were recently on tour with Sting. The Signal published an article on O

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Nia S.
Tony is spectacular! She empowers me each time we work together!
Michele
Toni has been one of the most important people in my life. She taught me not only how to sing, but also how to perform and be a real musician. She makes the lessons incredibly fun and helpful. I wouldn't be the musician I am today without her.
Judith
I've had a few singing teachers before and let me just say it was always mediocre. It was all fundamentals and straight to techniques. With toni it was so much fun and very simple. She makes sure that I don't feel like I'm being tested or points out my flaws but rather my strength which makes me feel even more motivated to sing. She's an amazing instructor I recommend her to anyone who wants to have fun learning rather than feeling like they're in a class. She's passionate, kind and she is an amazing teacher. Take her

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"John is an amazing teacher and an extremely talented musician. He is very patient and a great motivator. I highly recommend him :)"
Kate
Took Mandolin lessons from John B.
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"Andrew is great. Friendly and definitely knows what he's doing. Looking forward to continuing with him."
Matthew
Took Guitar lessons from Andrew P.
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"Michelle and Robert are amazing teachers and both made me feel so comfortable in their lessons despite my having never sung before. I made so much progress in even just my first lesson! I have learned so much technically from them both, but our lessons have never felt serious or stressful. Instead, they have always been fun and upbeat."
Monick
Took Singing lessons from Michelle Kei I.
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"Josiah is an amazing teacher! As someone who has never even picked up an instrument before and trying to learn the violin, he took a lot of hard to understand concepts and made it to where even someone like me was able to get it and feel confident every time I picked up the violin to practice. I always look forward to our lessons! In terms of teaching style, he is able to remain professional while still keeping the atmosphere light and keeps the lesson fun and productive at all times! I would highly recommend him to anyone interested in learning to hone their skills with the violin or just to pick it up for the first time!"
Daniel
Took Violin lessons from Josiah B.
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"As parents, we can start seeing significant progress and improvement of sound quality! Autumn is working on correcting techniques."
Ethan
Took Violin lessons from Autumn D.
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"My son has been taking piano for over a year and needed to switch teacher and for first time has asked for an additional l son each week.
I am grateful my son has a new joy and excitement to keep learning"
Seth
Took Piano lessons from Ronnie B.
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"David is an excellent teacher and I’m really enjoying the lessons and learning a lot.
David approaches teaching based on the goals of the student and not a one approach fits all style.
I highly recommend him."
Brian
Took Guitar lessons from David M.
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"Chris is great. He plays a bunch of instruments, so we'll often switch between mandolin, guitar, and bass in the course of a single lesson. He can be flexible or regimented depending on the needs of the student, and he's able to incorporate theory into the lesson seamlessly. Highly recommend."
Nate
Took Mandolin lessons from Chris C.
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"Bill is a great teacher! Very patient and fun, he strikes a great balance of honing skills without practice seeming rote. He really invests in his students and provides a lot of encouragement while still challenging me. I've made great strides thanks to Bill, and I'd definitely recommend him as an instructor."
Jessica
Took Clarinet lessons from Bill T.
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"Anastassia is nice, she's accommodating and knows how to work with a 6 year old. My daughter really enjoys her lessons with her!"
Gitika
Took Singing lessons from Anastassia K.
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