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Alana Y.

Simi Valley, CA
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • M.M. Horn from The Juilliard School
  • Awarded Juilliard Scholar from The Juilliard School
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Alana Y.

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Experienced teacher of 5 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate French horn student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. I make sure that my students feel welcome and well-prepared for any goal on the horizon, whether it be the upcoming school year, an audition, or a performance. Students are encouraged to play music that they feel passionate about. I can provide an organized and nurturing approach to the French horn!

About Alana

Hi! I'm Alana, and I'm a professional freelance horn player in Los Angeles. I'm a graduate of The Juilliard School and UCLA, where I was awarded teaching fellowships and received my professional education. My students can expect to improve week to week in their horn playing technique. Every stu

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Jenny J.

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

6 Reviews
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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. S

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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 (:

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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.

Osvaldo G.

Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English and Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Osvaldo G.

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I will make it a priority to get to know you on a personal level and to become familiar with your personal musical needs and goals. I have a warm personality, am extremely friendly, and will strive to get to know you.

I will show you the fundamentals of sight reading, technique and theory and can also incorporate your favourite songs into your lessons (if there's any in particular that you would like to learn).

About Osvaldo

Osvaldo U. Gonzalez is a music educator and clarinetist in the Greater Los Angeles area. He also performs and teaches saxophone and oboe. Especially devoted to music education, he has coached and instructed at Don Bosco Technical Institute, Glendale High School, Saturday Conservatory of Music, Corn

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Ashlyn O.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Presser Undergraduate Scholar from Boston University
  • Teaching since 2008
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Ashlyn O.

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I’m an experienced and knowledgeable teacher, having offered violin instruction for over 12 years. I'm here to help unlock your full potential by providing the technical guidance and musical inspiration you need in order to succeed. Complete beginners to advanced players are welcome!

About Ashlyn

Hi! I have been teaching private violin lessons for the past 12 years to beginners and adults! I am currently a freelancer in New York City, as well as working for an artist management company. I began teaching privately after working with the Boston Youth Symphony’s Intensive Community Program.

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Karen Weiner
I have been taking lessons with Ashlyn for about 7 months now and she has truly been the best violin teacher I could have hoped for! She is not only good at teaching and helping me improve my playing, but she is also a really nice person and we get along very well. I look forward to every lesson and always learn a lot and have fun. Unfortunately, I leave for college soon so I will no longer be able to take lessons with Ashlyn, I will miss her a lot.
Aria B.
We are very happy with Ms. Ashlyn. She has a great manner with my 8 year old, who looks forward to her violin classes and wants to practice for her teacher :)
Alexandra M.
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Ashlyn is my violin teacher,she is amazing!!!She has been my teacher for about 3 months.She is very good at what she does,patient,great communication,reliable and extremely talented..I was reluctant to take a class at my age,I was scared that my teacher would not be patient with me,however I 'm so glad I did.When I met Ashlyn she made it easier for me to continue and not give up my dream of learning how to play the violin!!

Matt L.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks American
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Matt L.

12 Reviews
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We will go through a method book to go through the fundamentals of playing sax and will supplement it with ear training and music theory. We will learn any song that you want to! From a TV show, video game, movie, or anything else as it is very important to have fun with what you are playing. We will play duets and have a great time while becoming a better musician!

About Matt

I attended West Chester University from 2011-2015 and graduated with my bachleor's in music education. I performed in the marching band, symphonic band, wind ensemble, jazz ensembles, various trumpet ensembles, and a brass quintet. One of my trumpet ensembles made it to the semifinals in the Nation

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He explains everything to you. If you need help or if you don't get it he makes sure you know it before you move on.
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Jeremy P.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Art in Music from Sonoma State University
  • Teaching since 2006
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Jeremy P.

7 Reviews
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Work on any subjects you'd like to cover! Whether you want to accompany yourself singing, learn to play Bach, or learn country, blues, jazz, rock, or a little bit of everything, we can customize your lessons to work on what you want to learn! Please feel free to reach out with any questions!

About Jeremy

I began playing guitar by ear around age ten. I learned rock songs from records for a few years, and then I began a more serious study of theory in high school. Over the next several years I alternated between pursuing my music degree and playing in bands around the midwest. In 2004, I transferred

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"Ben has helped me tremendously over just a few lessons. Everything I thought I was supposed to do in order to sing properly was pretty much wrong. He is able to explain techniques very clearly in order for me to improve my singing voice. It has not been easy for me but he is very patient as well as demanding in order for me to reach my full potential. I have and will continue to recommend him to anybody looking to improve their voice. Excellent instructor!"
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Took Singing lessons from Benjamin K.
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"Andreas takes you through the steps perfectly. It took me a minute to to find my rhythm based on the lesson, but he was patient in guiding me every step of the way. Andreas is a tremendous teacher!"
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Took Piano lessons from Teresa Y.
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Took Ukulele lessons from Michael J.
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"This was my first lesson after ten years of not playing. I was initially nervous, but Theresa made me feel comfortable and was very patient. Already feeling more confident and excited about playing again! Highly recommend."
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Took Violin lessons from Theresa S.
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"My daughter is 5 years old and a half. Molly is her first teacher for the vocal training. As a young kid, it's not easy for my daughter to stand still for half an hour and concentrate. But Molly always has the patience and has various ways to make my daughter continue singing and be happy. I have already saw her progress in 5 classes!

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Took Vocal Training lessons from Molly M.
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