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Moriah L.

3 Reviews
Arcadia, CA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Moriah L.

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My teaching style for piano is specialized and unique to every student, as I cater lessons to your goals and your individual learning style. Whether you like to learn "by the book," by ear, by example, or a combination of the three (which I find is the most common), I am more than happy to teach in that style in order to give you the most reward out of your lesson and a deep appreciation for piano.
I integrate piano technique and music theory concepts while we learn the repertoire of your choice.

About Moriah

Hi there! My name is Moriah, and I have been teaching private voice and piano lessons for 4.5 years. I graduated from Cal Poly Pomona with a Bachelors of Arts in Music, emphasis in Music Industry Studies, including voice and performance training. I have studied with/been coached by Martin Green

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Chris
Moriah is a great Singing teacher. I couldn't hold a tune. Moriah helped me overcome a fear of singing in front of people after I had bad experiences with other music teachers. She had faith in me. After several lessons I now can sing in tune!! Thanks Moriah for helping me do what I love to do-Sing!
Jennifer
When I first met Moriah, I was a little hesitant to continue lessons with her because she was in her 20s like myself. I wanted someone, I guess, older to be my instructor. The older they are, the more they know, the more they can teach right? ...........Well, Moriah is one heck of a smart woman when it comes to music theory, and ear/vocaltraining! She knows what she is talking about and even more so, knows how to explain it in a way YOU will understand. She will work with you until you are able to grasp what she is trying to teach, even if you have to try a million different methods before the right one is found. She would rather spend time with you in fully understanding something then just pushing you along. She is open to questions, comments and concerns you have. Moriah is very aware of the concept of “one size does NOT fit all”, and she will customize your session to your needs, and skill level.

Her lessons usually start of with a couple of stretches (usually just upper body). This is to help relax your body, jaw, mouth, etc before singing. Then she will do some vocal warms that at first seem pretty basic, and not intense, but they will help you in the long run! Trust me. Then she will practice with you a song you want to try to sing or need help with. As you progress, she will have you work on reading music and other skills. (Course, she is open to working on anything more or less as you need). Once again, your lesson is customized on what YOU need.

I’ve been working with her since July 2018. I know that I have improved on ear training immensely! I am able to pick up melodies much faster than before. I am able to sing more powerful than before which is something I struggle with consistently. She will push you! She will take you out of your comfort and push you to have confidence in yourself. She has a great personality. Kind. Fun. Energetic. Intelligent beyond her years. I’m continuing to take lessons with her until she makes me the next Beyoncé or something.

So I highly recommend her. Book a few lessons with her, attend them, don’t forget to take your water, and a recoding device, be responsible and take it serious because she is taking you serious. After all you’re paying for the lessons. You want to improve. And you will.

I’m looking forward to continue working with her and be stretched more.
Rhonda
Hands down Moriah is an excellent teacher. She really helped me to understand the difference between singing from my throat and from my core. She reminded me to enjoy the process of learning a new song and to embrace my originality. I’ve studied with her for awhile and she’s shown me how to push myself and appreciate all the work that I’ve done, learning to trust myself.

Elisa S.

2 Reviews
Upland, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Elisa S.

2 Reviews
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I am adept at teaching many types of genres on the piano, from pop music to Broadway Musicals!

About Elisa

I am a patient and creative pianist who loves music and loves teaching. I have been blessed with many varied musical experiences that has ultimately enhanced my skills as a musician and a piano instructor. My musical training began at an early age, four years, which eventually led to a Bachelor's

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Kanye S.
I thought she was great very patience. My grandson did great for his first time taking lesson.
Zoe C.
Very professional Zoe has learn so much in the short time you’ve worked with her.

Cody W.

5 Reviews
Diamond Bar, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
  • Teaching since 2012
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Cody W.

5 Reviews
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What you'll expect is a mix of sight reading, technique learning and playing, book performance and improvisation by ear for each lesson in the style the student wishes to learn about. If needed, I also write individual exercises tailored to each student and their practice routine. I teach them all of the major, minor and modal scales, chords, arpeggios, proper hand positioning and fingering. I teach many ages, especially beginners up to level 5 in piano levels.

About Cody

With my two Bachelor's degrees in Music Composition and Technology, I began tutoring students in piano, voice, and composition as it was part of my training. I also have experience writing and editing essays, books, and more for several independent clients. I have experience writing my own books as

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Chaerin
Cody has been teaching piano to my son for at least 2 years. Justin really enjoys Cody and looks forward to lessons every week. Cody is good communicating with my son who has autism
Chaerin
Cody has been teaching piano to my son for at least 2 years. Justin really enjoys Cody and looks forward to lessons every week. He’s great with kids
Quinn
Best vocal teacher ever! Learned alot from him!

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Andy M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded Best of 2015 from Thumbtack.com
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Andy M.

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I minored in Piano at Broward College and have played professionally for over 35 years. I have been teaching beginner and intermediate piano for over 20 years. I can play by ear and read music as well. I combine theory, ear training, improvising, as well as sight-singing and have and will again offer group piano classes.

About Andy

With an AA at Broward College as a Voice major and piano minor, 3 years with Gold Coast Opera chorus, Former Musical Director and lead voice instructor at Paul Green School of Rock, and over 30 years teaching mentoring and performing, I am able to offer a diverse innovative range of educational res

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Greg
Nice easy to get along with - Very knowledgeable in music industry. Nice studio.
Rick C.
This is my first experience with a vocal teacher and I was a bit nervous. Andy is very knowledgable and friendly and I'm looking forward to my next lesson.
Don H.
Only one lesson so far, Andy uses the time well and gave me good homework to do.
So far very helpful and fun.

James F.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French
  • Diploma, Piano from Royal Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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James F.

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I focus heavily on technique at first, usually for the first 2-4 months. At that point, depending on the student we work on either sight reading or improvisation.

About James

I'm currently a professor at EMMAT, a member school of the Berklee International Network. I have over a quarter-century experience teaching people of all backgrounds and styles. My education is a mix of formal and informal, and in addition, I have worked as a professional musician and singer my who

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Clay
If you’re serious about learning to play piano and willing to put in the work, I honestly cannot think of a better instructor than James. His teaching methodology is creative, fun, yet challenging catapulting students to higher proficiency levels than typically possible with more traditional teaching methods. My 11 year old learning from James is quickly surpassing other kids with many more years of lessons studying other dated, traditional approaches.

James has played for some well known professional acts during his career in multiple music genres (including a presidencial election ceremony)...point being he’s been on the big stage and has reached a level most only dream about. Yet he continues to follow his true passion which is helping others learn and reach their own individual musical aspirations.

In short, James is your guy...look no further.
Annalise T.
James has a terrific approach to teaching that my seven year old daughter responded to with enthusiasm and excitement. She learned a lot more than I thought she could in just her first lesson. We’re looking forward to next week!
Sebastian
He's very professional at what he does, his teaching methods are the best, and his classes are never boring
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Allison K.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Semper Fidelis Award for Musical Excellence from Marine Youth Foundation
  • B.A. Film and Media Arts, Minor in Music Performance from American University
  • Teaching since 2014
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Allison K.

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Want to learn piano but don't know where to start? Interested in giving those piano lessons from when you were a kid another shot? I'm your gal! With 12+ years of piano training under my belt, I can provide you with a fun and simple crash-course that allows you to adopt a jack-of-all-trades mentality, which ranges from following what's on the page to "faking it."

About Allison

Thanks for stopping by! My name is Allison, and I'm a student with a passion for music! I am a classically trained vocalist, pianist, and composer who has been studying music for 16 years. My abilities in ear-training and sight-reading have given me the perfect springboard to experiment with di

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Lindsay Rinaldi, Executive Director of The Nashua Community Music School
Allison is an enormously talented and multi-faceted musician who demonstrates a unique understanding of voice, piano, and overall musicianship. Allison is perfect for singers looking for a compassionate vocal coach that will improve style, grace, and musical and dramatic interpretation. With perfect pitch in her toolbelt, Allison is an excellent choice for anyone looking to practice singing with live piano accompaniment while receiving top quality musical feedback.

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Average Cost of Piano Lessons in Upland, CA

The average cost of 60-minute piano lessons in Upland is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $175 per hour.
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"Jennifer is really awesome! She is extremely talented and a great teacher."
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"As an adult with no former knowledge or lessons on piano, I was a bit hesitant to find a teacher. But after the first lesson with Troy I knew that concern was completely unfounded. Troy is great at helping the student progress at their own preferred pace, while still ensuring that each lesson provides significant progress. In my experience he is very flexible with an unpredictable schedule, and is reliable and consistent about communication. I would recommend troy for any piano student, especially those starting later in life like myself"
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Took Piano lessons from Troy W.
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"Stephanie is a phenomenal piano instructor. My 7 year old daughter loves her. She is extremely patient and kind as well as a skilled instructor. She knows how to adjust her lesson plans to my daughters level and is quick to come up with ideas to make the lessons fun."
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Took Piano lessons from Stephanie H.
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"I was looking for a vibrant, fun piano teacher for my kids as they were not motivated by strict teachers who also taught them boring songs they could not relate to. What a gift of a teacher we found in Catherine. Not only is she warm, kind, caring with an easy rapport for kids and adults alike but she is also an excellent piano and voice instructor. This talented lady is a professional singer too who is well versed in Broadway show tunes and opera too. She also instill her students with a sense of musical rhythm and is holistic in her approach to kids who might need a little physical warm up before class in order to attend better. Catherine’s voice is magnificent and we were fortunate enough to attend a show where she played the lead for The Taming of the Shrew.
She is a professional voice and classical opera teacher too and this complements her piano instruction .. A perk is she can travel to your home or does lesions in her own home . In addition
is a passionate, excellent voice teacher for anyone who is looking to hone their vocal skills and talents. I wholeheartedly recommend Catherine - her lessons are more than just teaching - she is a true mentor and educator in every sense of the word."
Bonnie
Took Piano lessons from Catherine W.
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"Michelle was great! On time, very patient and great at explaining information to my 6-year-old grandson!"
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Took Piano lessons from Michelle V.
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"Great skilled teacher -- extremely patient, kind and good natured!

My daughter has been taking piano lessons with Barbara for approximately 5 years. Barbara is passionate about piano and music in general and really gives over the love of music to her students. She is also extremely flexible and is in tune with where the student wants to go musically....we highly recommend her!"
Nancy
Took Piano lessons from Barbara M.
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"Sandra makes my lessons with her very productive and enjoyable. She is moving me along at a pace that I am comfortable with that allows me to understand and learn each new concept based on my ability to learn. I always look forward to our sessions."
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Took Piano lessons from Kevin M.
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"Ramona is great!
She is extremely talented, very knowledgeable, and has experience and effective systems for teaching piano."
Dori
Took Piano lessons from Ramona D.
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