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Denise R. Palm Springs, CA

About Denise

I'€™ve always had a love for music. When I was 8 years old, I taught myself how to read music before my first piano lesson because I was so excited to learn. I continued taking piano lessons throughout my school days and became involved in choir in high school. When I began college I decided to study business. I auditioned for choir and realized that my dream was to become a music educator. I graduated from Point Loma Nazarene University with a Bachelor of Arts in Music. I studied piano, voice, clarinet, and music education. I had a lot of experience playing the piano and singing that I decided to learn the clarinet and join the concert band so I could have band experience. I was also involved in hand bell choir and continued to perform with the choir after I graduated. After

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Brian F. November 7, 2014
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Denise has a very peaceful demeanor about her that makes children feel comfortable and at ease. My daughter enjoys the instruction she receives, and the way she receives it from Denise. I would recommend her to anyone looking for a comfortable environment for their children to learn.
Vanessa S. Palm Springs, CA

About Vanessa

A concertizing musician since age 9, I hold a Bachelor’s and Master’s of Music in instrumental performance from the California State University Los Angeles, where I was named the CSU system's youngest to receive a graduate degree. In 2005 I earned a Doctorate of Musical Arts from the University of Arizona, where I was the Graduate Teaching Assistant. I have also been honored as the University of Arizona's youngest doctoral graduate, receiving my degree at age 19. I have performed as a member and guest soloist with countless chamber ensembles, orchestras, and bands across the United States. Highlights of my international tours include concerts in Shanghai, Seoul, South Africa, Madrid and at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. In addition to playing for such notables as Oprah ...

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OscarG May 22, 2011
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So far Dr Vanessa is doing an excellent job, my daughter really enjoys learning with her.
Rhonda G. Hemet, CA

About Rhonda

With over 20 years of experience as a musician, piano teacher, and music director, I am able to explore all aspects of musical theory and make the piano an enjoyable and exciting instrument to learn to play. My lessons will be rhythmically exciting, and never boring. I always have book lessons as well as personal musical pieces that the student would like to work on. I most often will incorporate ear training in all of my lessons without being obvious about it, as well as performance. I believe it should be music that speaks to the heart. Not only will students achieve their goals in learning to play their favorite song or actually play well, they will find a peace and a calm in freely exploring the art of music. Whether they find it to be an escape from it all, or their ...

John C. Wake Forest, NC

About John

I have a two part approach to playing and teaching the drums, Time and Taste. Playing the drums is more than just rhythm, it is also about musicianship and groove. I Look forward to meeting you soon! John C Drummer

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art M. December 8, 2014
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John is an excellent teacher. My 7 yr old son has greatly improved in a short amount of time. Sorry to see John move, but hoping the best for him and his family in there new endeavors.
Dennis T. San Jacinto, CA

About Dennis

I have been a guitar player for 40 years. I play blues, country, folk, and pop. My approach to teaching the guitar is unique and fun. I do not teach an endless series of lessons exploring scales, chords, and music theory. I teach the guitar by way of teaching the student specific songs which highlight a particular area of music theory. In this way, the student becomes familiar with elements of music theory without being bored to death being taught dry music theory lessons. A student's curiosity about music theory is inspired when he or she begins to question how songs he or she is learning are put together. I believe that teaching the guitar in a fun and meaningful way requires that the lessons be memorable and inspiring, and teaching my students songs from the first day inspires ...

Theresa J. Palm Desert, CA

About Theresa

Theresa J. has been teaching private lessons since 2012 and is currently available to teach lessons at her studio, and online. Ms. J has helped students accomplish healthy and free vocal singing (in all genres), confidence in the ability to perform on stage, and building self-esteem and focus all while becoming a better musician and singer. Attending the University of South Carolina, on scholarship as a Vocal Performance Major, Ms. J. studied underneath Metropolitan Opera star, soprano, Janet Hopkins. She also attended the Manhattan School of Music Summer Voice Festival as a student of Metropolitan Opera, mezzo- soprano, Mignon Dunn and later earned her degree in Education from Chapman University. As an expert in her field of performance and voice, Ms. J. looks forward to helping new

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