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Popular Music Teachers in Venice, CA

Stefano A.

Burbank, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Stefano A.

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Are you frustrated with learning the drums?
Do you feel stuck in a rut with your playing?

You can become the drummer you've always wanted to be with a specifically developed and focused plan. The strategies I teach will allow you to improve quickly and have fun so that you'll want to practice. That's the key to becoming a great drummer.

Our drum lessons together will give you specific methods to take your drumming to the next level and beyond. Together, we will pinpoint exactly what you need to express yourself confidently and see the most improvement from your efforts.

My name is Stefano A. I have helped hundreds of frustrated drummers of all ages and experience levels to love learning the art of hitting things. I've been through the challenges that come with learning the drums and I have spent over 20 years studying and developing a successful teaching strategy that will allow you to improve quickly while having fun learning the music you love.

About Stefano

Your drum lessons here will give you the motivation and tools that you need to play the drums the way you’ve always wanted. You'll get custom-tailored lessons, that work with your schedule, for the specific things you'd like to improve. ----- My name is Stefano. Together we will wo

Andrew R.

Los Alamitos, CA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Andrew R.

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Trumpeter Andrew Rodman enjoys a varied career as performer and educator. Performing in a variety of musical styles, he collaborates with a diverse collection of ensembles. Andrew is a member of the Southern California Brass Consortium, LA Brass Collective, Los Angeles Sinfonietta, Sonora Karnaval,

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Cherilyn B.

Woodland Hills, CA
Starting at $134
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BFA from Brigham Young University
  • Awarded Best Musical Actress of the Year, Dallas from Dallas Arts
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Cherilyn B.

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Cherilyn has had 40+ years experience as a working actor-singer, performing leading and supporting roles Off-Broadway, in regional and local theatre, on national and international tours, TV, concerts, commercials, cabaret and voice-overs as well as internationally with the USO. She is a member of SAG-AFTRA and AEA. She has appeared with Hollywood and Broadway celebrities Joel Grey, Alexis Smith, Ron Perlman, Kelly Bishop, Randy Graff, John LaMotta, Janna Robbins, J.P. Dougherty, Merlin Olsen and Victoria Principal.

For four years, Cherilyn was a popular radio talk show producer and host, featuring an arts and entertainment show weekly. She is an experienced speechwriter, acting-speaking coach.

Cherilyn developed/produced the Backstage-rated BEST in NYC summer musical theatre program at Circle in the Square Theatre where she assembled a stellar advisory board of Broadway icons: musical director Peter Howard; Theatre Wing President Sean Hartley; composer-lyricist Stephen ...

About Cherilyn

WHY I'M DIFFERENT AND HOW MY STUDIO WORKS Welcome to my voice studio. I’m delighted to get to know you and look forward to connecting soon. After having performed leading roles off-Broadway in NYC, in national and international tours, regional and local theatre since 1970, I've recently retu

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Alex B.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Best of 2015 from Thumbtack
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Alex B.

38 Reviews
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20 years playing experience, 12,000+ lessons taught! You choose the music, I'll get you there. I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of technique and theory skills. I have taught many styles and will get you playing something you like right away!

About Alex

Born and raised in north Minneapolis, Alex began taking guitar lessons at age 11 and after high school graduation was accepted to both Berklee and McNally Smith College. Alex graduated from McNally and also studied classical music in Germany at Musikhochschule Luebeck. Alex believes that well-round

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Holly
Alex has inspired my son to love playing music for the rest of his life. I can't think of a more wonderful gift. His technique in teaching allowed my son to enjoy learning guitar by playing songs he wanted to play. This made him want to practice just for the fun of it! Alex taught my son from the time he was 9 years old until he was 15. The easy going, positive attitude Alex exudes encouraged my son along his journey and made a strong bond and connection between the two of them. I wholeheartedly encourage anyone who would like to learn to play guitar to sign up for lessons with Alex!
Christopher
Alex is a superb teacher and is very patient and well schooled. I look forward to my lessons every Friday.
Krystal
Alex is incredibly knowledgeable and great with students off every age group! I took lessons from him for five years and my only regrets were not having more time to practice so I could get more out of my lesson times.
During lessons we worked on sight reading, ear training, memorizing chords and scales, different picking and strumming patterns, theory lessons, and anything else that I discovered and wanted to try.
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Albert E.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded Thread at Yale Program: Storytelling in Modern Media from Yale University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Albert E.

20 Reviews
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My 1-on-1 artist business coaching starts with mapping out goals for your dreams, then breaking everything down into manageable chunks based on your unique strengths and skill set, and helping you stay accountable along the way, without any guilt or shaming.

I will equip you with the tools needed to get exposure and influence in your industry: branding, digital marketing, public relations, competitive benchmarking, social media marketing, distribution, pitching, booking, promotion, and much more.

These tools are valuable for artists, but they also apply if you’re a professional looking to become a more sought-after expert, or an online business owner looking to get more traffic.

Having been in the navy for over 4 years and doing 1:1 tutor for over 5 years in various subjects has taught me a unique balance of high standards and empathy that has helped me navigate the most trying times in life with calm and consistency, without getting overly stressed or anxious, or being too

About Albert

Hi! My name is Albert and I graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering from Purdue University, so I know what it takes to build strong math skills. I am also a veteran Surface Warfare Officer from the United States Navy, which means that from navigating warships, I have gained a de

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Lucas
Albert is willing to go the extra mile to structure a lesson plan that met my specific exam goals. He is very knowledgeable and accommodating.
Matt
Albert did a great job working with my high school son. Despite his quiet demeanor, after the very first lesson, he mapped the most efficient plan to get my son help, asking questions that were straight to the point. Ever since, he won’t allow my son to digress from that path set, and it has seen phenomenal results!
Marwan S.
Albert is a great Algebra tutor. He's clear, thorough, and breaks the concepts down into smaller, easier to grasp chunks. Highly recommend!

John K.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • BA in English from University of Louisville
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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John K.

4 Reviews
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I've been teaching guitar since 2012, and will help foster a love of music with no pressure! All ages are welcome. Beginner to advanced. I cater to the student's musical interests and pace. With just the right dose of music theory, and modern guitar techniques, I'll show you the way to become a creative, polished, and most importantly, listenable musician. Whether its sounding like a favorite guitarist, learning a beloved song, or finding your own unique sound, I'll help get you there. Feel free to reach out to me with any questions. Happy to chat about helping you reach your goals.

About John

Hello, my name is John, and I love the guitar! I've had one in my hands for decades now, and have done hundreds of live gigs, along with countless studio recording sessions. I want to help share the beauty of guitar music with you, and help light up your musical soul. I love kids and adults alik

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Laurie
John Krauss has been teaching our 4th grade boy acoustic guitar for the past year. When he started, our son could not clap a rhythm to save his life but now is learning to strum on beat and follow along with lessons successfully. John challenges our 9 year old with different styles and techniques that push him to the next level. He encourages our child in a warm and respectful way. We appreciate John's professionalism and patience with working with a young student. We highly recommend him. "John is a nice guy who helps me learn new chords and licks. I like my lessons!" says the 4th grader.
Mike
I thought trying to learn to play the guitar at the age of 35 with no musical background, with kids and a full time job was a daunting task. That was until I met John. I have had 30 minute lessons with John for the past year and a half. There was a steep learning curve for me in the beginning, but John remained very patient and encouraging. His knowledge of music and his ability to explain and teach in a way that I could understand is second to none! I can now play a couple dozen songs and have a great foundation of skills to play many many more! I recommend John to anyone of all ages who wish to learn how to play the guitar.
Mark
We are very happy that our son takes guitar lessons with John Krauss. John is a very skilled and versatile guitar teacher. He was adept at discovering my son's specific interests and learning style(s) and has tailored his lessons accordingly. My son enjoys, and looks forward to his lessons.
John brings a lot of experience as a musician to his teaching. For much of his life he has performed on stage as a Rock and Jazz guitarist. In addition to teaching music, John Krauss is an award winning sound engineer. He has recorded musical ensembles and soloists, as well as, audio books by Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Senator Fred Thompson, and other well known authors, speakers, and public figures.

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"Very good teacher, with a lots of compassion.Mr. Kelvin is paying attention to details which makes my daughter better violin player."
Sebastian
Took Violin lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Friendly, experienced teacher. Helped me improve and gain some confidence. Definitely recommend."
Greg
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"Victoria was an amazing vocal coach. Even before the first lesson she had selections prepared and exercises ready for my voice and my needs. She was able to pinpoint some of my random technique flaws and correct them almost immediately. Truly helpful and I’m delighted to have worked with her. 10/10 would sing for her instruction again."
Brandon
Took Vocal Training lessons from Victoria G.
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"James is a great teacher. Patient and inspiring. I have just begun my late in life music learning experience and he is perfect for that."
Mike
Took Piano lessons from James P.
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"Holly is a terrific teacher, encouraging and supportive. If doesn't know something she says so.
Holly is so good that my 9 year old granddaughter is working with her online, too."
Walter
Took Trumpet lessons from Holly S.
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"Very foundational!

Laima is very encouraging and communicates to my children at the level they need to hear. She is intentional in building the necessary foundation of musical knowledge. I am pleased with how and what my children are learning."
Brittani
Took Piano lessons from Laima M.
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"Ahmad is incredibly skilled not only as a musician, but as a teacher. My 10yo son started studying electric guitar with him as a complete beginner, and his progress within a couple months has been amazing. I appreciate Ahmad's thorough approach which ensures that my son is learning all the different skills needed to become a competent guitarist, including reading tablature as well as traditional notation on the staff. At the same time he makes sure to teach power chords from the get-go that allow my son to play rock songs which inspire him and give him an immediate feel for what it is like to really play the instrument.

Equally important, Ahmad is a kind and patient teacher who is excellent at working with kids, doesn't speak down to them, and has the gift of being able to relate to them where they are.
My son comes away from every lesson excited and inspired.

I'm a professional musician and teacher myself, and know how difficult it is to find a truly competent, dedicated, and inspiring teacher, especially for children. I am thrilled that we discovered Ahmad - he is a true gem."
Mona
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Sam was wonderful with my daughter. He took the time to show her around his studio and explained some of the instruments to her. He even let her play a few. That helped her relax a bit and enjoy her first lesson."
Devyn
Took Piano lessons from Sam K.
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"Ben has tremendous patience with his students which is a hallmark of an instructor of a high caliber. Best of all, Ben enjoys making his students grasp the concepts progressively and in as congenial a manner as possible.

I highly recommend Ben for all new and experienced students alike.

Ben has skill(s) in good measure coupled with his understanding of a student's comprehension level. When you sit and learn with Ben, you just wish that the class carries on without a break. His enthusiasm is so contagious!"
Harish
Took Saxophone lessons from Benjamin M.
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"Greg is a fantastic teacher. He is extrelmy knowledgable at what he does and I reccomend him to anyone who either wants to start playing or has been playing for years."
Tyler
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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