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Christopher C.

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Ramona, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Christopher C.

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-Creating a Broadway Sound Through Proper Vocal Techniques and Vocalizes

About Christopher

Hello, Thank you for visiting and reviewing my profile. My background is in Musical Theater, Acting, and Body Work training. I am a graduate of Ohio Northern University where I obtained my Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theater Performance. Since graduating, I've performed as well as d

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Craig
Christopher is a phenomenal human being -- centered, positive, deeply knowledgeable, creative, and generous with kindness. He is a wonderful singer, musician, actor, health coach, and pilates instructor. He gets it.
Taryn
Chris is one of the most down to earth, well rounded, and talented people I know! He is a master of many crafts and makes me feel calm and at peace. He is the best yoga/Pilates coach, and has so much to offer as an experienced singer/actor/performer with an extensive theatrical background. He will brighten your day and dedicate himself to helping you perfect your craft. I highly recommend him!
Adam
Chris is super talented and knowledgeable in his field! He is a very kind and professional teacher, creating a comfortable environment within minutes. You will leave the lesson feeling accomplished, as he is very motivational and genuinely congratulatory with however big or small the improvements made are! Great teacher!

Diane G.

11 Reviews
Bonsall, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaching the Violin and Viola: Creating a Healthy Foundation for young children. from Bienen School of Music, Northwestern University. Chicago, Ill.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Diane G.

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My teaching methods for the fiddle start with the correct setup of holding the violin and bow to be able to play with easy and not occur an injury or discomfort while learning. I help students learn to read musical notation as well as learn simple tunes by ear to help them have a broad understanding of learning to play the fiddle. I introduce Fiddle methods that come with CD's so that the student can hear and internalize a tune before learning to play it on the fiddle. I get fiddle students together so that they can learn from each other and enjoy fiddle playing at local jams once they are ready to play in a crowd. Fiddle playing is a social event and playing with others is a wonderful opportunity to have fun and learn at the same time. I teach beginners fiddle and also teach classical players the fiddle style to help them enjoy their violin experience.
I teach tunes by ear in the Old-Time genre. We start with the basic's of rhythm, learning notes by ear in a particular scale ...

About Diane

I love to teach the violin, viola and fiddle. I really enjoy working with adult beginners to help them discover music. You are never too old to learn! I also enjoy working with young children and youth to establish a wonderful foundation for the student. I have special training in working with chi

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Mayumi T.
Diane is an amazing teacher!! My two daughters (8 and 12yrs old) have been taking lessons from Diane for over 2 years and they love her lessons! Diane is very kind-hearted, very positive, and patient. They have a great violin rental and purchasing program with a very reasonable price and her husband as a professional luthier, setting up all the instruments for us and whenever the kids need to switch a violin size, they take care of it. We are very happy with Diane and it's hard to find a teacher like her.
Nancy
Was my first violin lesson today, and Diane is very thorough and easy to follow. She is excited about the violin and not just a teacher so I already know that I have a great teacher. I am so excited about my journey with her!
Amber A.
Diane is a fabulous teacher!! When my daughter wanted to start violin and fiddle I knew I would need to know something about violin to help her at home. So, Diane taught my 5 year old and me. Diane really has an amazing bond with my daughter and has truly become one of our family... She makes the lessons fun and engaging for my daughter... She takes a personal interest in her students and gears the lessons to their level. Diane is always willing to work with you when it comes to schedules as well, for example: summer time vacations.... I highly recommend Diane as an instructor. She knows her instrument, her theory, and how to convey the information to adults and small children. We have now been taking lessons for a couple of years and my daughter still looks forward to them and that is due to the investment that Diane has personally made in their relationship!
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David B.

40 Reviews
Lakeside, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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David B.

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All levels, all styles

About David

After graduating from Salford University, England with a Bachelors degree (Honors) in Music and Composing I worked for a short time as a commercial "jingle" writer, before moving to San Diego, marrying my dream girl, and opening my own music recording, teaching and production studio. From there I h

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Andrew G.
Great teacher and very patient.
Jacob P.
David has been a great teacher for my son. He's learned so much in a short amount of time.
Gabriela S.
David is an excellent teacher! Have been taking my 8 year old to him and she has learned a lot in three 30 minute lessons. Looking forward to continuing with David.

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Melissa L.

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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 2 and up
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Melissa L.

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I began playing clarinet over 12 years ago and have been passionate about it ever since. I have taught music, as well as performed solos, duets, quartets, concerts, and more. I have a minor in music and have won scholarships for performance. As a teacher, I know how to make reading and playing music accessible and successful for all!

About Melissa

I am an experienced classroom teacher, tutor, caregiver, and leader. I have minors in Music and Spanish, a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education, and a Master's degree in Educational Leadership. I have also been in competitive public speaking for several years. With a solid understanding of ed

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My son (rising 4th grader) said his first lesson was super fun! Melissa was well prepared for the lesson and kept my son engaged.
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Julius T.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 9 to 15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Julius T.

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I’m a part time band director with plenty of time on my hands with no school in my district. I’m passionate about the trumpet and know what it take to grow not just in playing the trumpet, but to grow as a musician as well.

About Julius

I’m enthusiastic about music! Music transformed my life in my formative years. From being a shy 4th grader who dreaded social interaction to a blossoming music student who could express himself through music. Music is powerful. It knows no language barrier. It speaks to the soul. I would love to be

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Joy M.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from Moody Bible Institute
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Joy M.

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The learning and sharing of music right now is more important than ever, and with over 10 years of private teaching experience, I will be able to teach you how to play and share music with others through carefully planned lessons in creative and fun ways! I use tested and proven teaching techniques and personalized lessons to help each student individually meet their learning goals and grow in the love of music. However, not only will you grow in your musicianship, but you will grow in character, confidence, and courage as well. Let's get this quarantine music scene started!

About Joy

I am a professional violinist, pianist, and teacher with a degree from Moody Bible Institute in Violin Performance. I am passionate about learning and believe that even as the teacher, you never stop! Each and every student is unique, and together we will come up with a plan that ensures the s

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Alana
Joy is a wonderful, hard-working teacher. She is very thoughtful of her students. She is always trying to find creative ways to teach. She is reliable and trustworthy. I saw my daughter grow and learn so much from Joy in the couple of years we had her teach. I highly recommend her.

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"Theresa is the best! I am 28 years old and have never played cello before now, and she makes me feel comfortable and encouraged each lesson. She's is relatable, and her teaching style is fun. She makes you want to learn. I am sure if you were good at your instrument ( unlike me) she could push you along as well. I only wish I practiced more for her ! Because she deserves the best students out there."
Cori
Took Cello lessons from Theresa S.
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"Fawn is an excellent teacher with experience and knowledge in a wide range of musical disciplines. She is really patient and her love of music and its history is contagious. We love her"
Sashy
Took Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"Bill is very passionate. He teaches me all the techniques and trying to help me make a much better sound. He is strict to get every notes correct while other teachers allow easy passes. He also corrects my old habits. He is a wonderful teacher who really teaches fundamentals."
Ethan
Took Trumpet lessons from Bill D.
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"My teen-age sons, 15 and 13, have enjoyed a great summer of guitar lessons from Jordan. He has been a pleasure to work with and extremely professional and conscientious as an instructor, easily working around our challenging summer schedule. Jordan is my boys' fourth or fifth guitar instructor, and I'm so happy to report that they are more enthusiastic about guitar and practicing more than they have in the past! My boys, who both have ADHD, have appreciated his patient, calm and friendly approach. They say he "doesn't get frustrated", that he is open minded and really makes things understandable. We would definitely recommend him as an instructor, and hope to continue taking lessons from him in the future!"
Catherine
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"Best teacher ever!

I've been taking lessons from Matt for a couple of years now and have performed in 2 recitals. The recitals Matt offers are an excellent motivator for reaching goals and growing my skill level. I'm very pleased with my progress and so appreciate Matt's attention to detail and his encouragement."
Karen
Took Piano lessons from Matt B.
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"Melanie is incredibly thoughtful and thorough in her approach to teaching voice. She is the most patient and knowledgeable teacher I've ever had. If I've ever not understood a concept, she helps me to work through it in my time. She quickly identified my strengths and helped me to keep them strong while working diligently improving my weakest parts. I highly recommend her if you are looking for someone who will be the best teacher you have ever had."
Ashley
Took Music Performance lessons from Melanie A.
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"Meghan made me feel very comfortable. She is very personable and she organized the time we had very well. Loved the first lesson!"
Lana
Took Singing lessons from Meghan L.
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"Mr. Ronald is the best!!!"
John
Took Guitar lessons from Ronald A.
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"Jordan is a very diligent musician and great to work with. He was the musician for my wedding and the songs turned out great. He was always helpful teaching me new things as a friend and would definitely recommend him as a teacher. Just an all around great guy to learn from and work with."
Weston
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Jordan D.
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"Madeline is a great teacher! I'd highly recommend her!"
Jessie
Took Singing lessons from Madeline H.
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