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Chandrika P.

15 Reviews
Denver, CO
Starting at $30
  • B.A. Social Action Through The Arts: Sociology of the Arts from Metropolitan State College of Denver
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1996
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Chandrika P.

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Chandrika teaches basic music theory and piano to students ages 13 and up. Weather you have played an instrument before or are interested in starting your journey with music theory is a crucial element of music. Chandrika customizes lesson plans for each student to ensure every lesson is a positive experience. Curriculum is taught using different method books, and styles of music tailored to the students interests and goals.

Lessons focus on note reading, rhythm, scales, key signatures, circle of fifths, building basic intervals and chords, ear training, and basic piano.

About D. Chandrika

D. Chandrika has been playing cello for over 25 years. She started playing cello at age nine and instantly fell in love with the instrument. Music has been a core part of her life ever since. She earned a Bachelors of Music in Cello Performance in May of 2016 from Metropolitan State University of D

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Mili
It was pure joy. It was the most upbeat feeling I’ve had in a long time.
Rachel
Chandrika is so friendly, patient, and helpful. I’ve never felt so relaxed at a first class before. She really shows that she will let you pick your pace. I’m looking forward to many many more lessons with her.
Cash
Great first lesson. Has it down to a science.
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Ronald G.

20 Reviews
Aurora, CO
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Advanced
  • BA Music Education MSW from Metro. State University and University of Denver
  • Teaching since 1972
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Ronald G.

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Ear training is a vital part of the music ,for many years it was discouraged for a young person to pick out a tune on the organ or piano . Today ear training is started as soon as possible, to encourage this aspect of the learning of music.

About Ronald

Coming form a musical family, I cannot remember when music was not a part of my life. Both my parents were musicians, my father an instrumentalist and arranger and my mother a fine pianist. From the age of seven they encouraged and assisted my music education any way they could. Music came first

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Daniel C.
Ron is one of the best piano teachers around. He always came to my house, was cheerful and helpful. He is passionate and paitent with students and has a wonderful method for teaching piano. I highly recommend you use him if your gonna use anyone on this site.
Ryan
We love Ron! My son is blossoming under his instruction. He has totally fallen in love with the piano.
Ari
Absolutely amazing teacher! I learned how to play my dream song with Ron!
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Greg G.

3 Reviews
Aurora, CO
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Greg G.

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Once basics are covered special attention is paid to chordal theory and how to use it. We will also work on technique as needed. The goal is to have you ready to gig in a very short time.

About Greg

I have been playing music for over 30 years, and have been teaching music for almost half of that time. I have performed and recorded throughout the Midwest in a variety of cover and original bands ranging in styles from metal, rock, to R&B/Jazz and Blues. I teach these styles as well. The most

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Wenxing
I enjoyed my lessons with Greg. He is very helpful, always upbeat, patient and positive. He takes things slow so that you don't feel like you have tons of things to practice. And over all he's just really nice and fun and a very good teacher to have.
Tanner
Greg is a great men also a great teacher, when i first meet with Greg for my first lesson that i known i will be learning by the great teacher.
I had played guitar in the past many, many years but for sometime in my life was so busy working, and focus on raising family but i had to put away my guitar i bought 25 years ago. finally, now i decided to learn to play my guitar again and find Greg on take lesson.com and he has been teaching me just like i am a beginner playing but i am now so happy that i am on a good hand and Greg had been teaching me playing my guitar again. so far so good. Thanks Gregory
Craig Cirbo
I took lessons from Greg when I was much younger say 12-13 for a year or more. He taught me a lot and had me playing guitar really fast, I always tried to do what he asked and he never ever got frustrated if I did it wrong or couldn't play what we were learning right away correctly!. Also all of what he taught me stayed in my head all these years some how and I kinda progressively got better and better!. I'm pretty happy with my playing and a lot of others are to!. Greg has something special about his students and teaching them to play the guitar correctly no matter what or how long it takes, he cares about you as a student. You get out what you put in ,but be patient cause it also takes time. But you'll see the difference later down the road that Greg was the right teacher for learning to play and the theory behind the guitar.....I recommend him as a great guitar teacher!. I myself take lessons from him again at the age of 38 , I was able to find him on Facebook after all these years and we do lessons via Skype, I'm a very happy student, very happy!. And I thank Greg Gladman for that!.

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Cameron R.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Performance/ Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
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Cameron R.

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Saxophone playing has been a part of my life from as early as remember. My father was a jazz saxophonist and this inadvertently led me toward a similar path. I have been playing professionally since the age of 18 and play gigs every week in the set coast area. I have studied with some of the best saxophone teachers on the planet at Berklee, and constantly draw on information they passed along to me when expressing my style of teaching. I think people automatically assume that if you play saxophone you must play jazz, but I feel that there are so many stylistic opportunities with this flexible instrument. i've managed to play on gigs of all genres with what I know and the approach I take to playing. In my lessons I like to focus on fundamentals but then on how such fundamentals can be applied to different playing situations. From the beginner to Immediate player I really try to focus on sound quality and production, finger technique, time, articulation, theory and building a ...

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Hello there! My name is Cameron Rivero and I'm a professional saxophonist, producer composer and educator from England and Spain who studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston. Saxophone playing has been a part of my life from as early as remember. My father was a jazz saxophonist and this inadv

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Chase
What a great experience I’ve had taking lessons from Cameron over the years. Not only is so kind hearted and organized but he knows his stuff and is an amazing player/teacher. With him I learned how to improve my sound production/embouchure, technique, time and overall musicality. He explains it all so well! I’d highly recommend. Thanks Cam!!
Janine
5 stars!! Cameron is not only a very talented player, but a great instructor. He created a personalized lesson for me and my goals. Cameron is knowledgeable, patient and inspiring. I would recommend him again and again!!!

Andrew H.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Music from Elon University
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Andrew H.

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*Adults*
Whether you are a beginner or have been playing for years my comprehensive lessons will help you to quickly realize your musical goals. I tailor each lesson to fit your individual needs and will get you strumming your favorite songs, reading music, taking soaring solos, or writing your own melodies while simultaneously deepening your understanding of the language of music. At the end of each lesson you’ll receive an MP3 of all the material covered.

*Kids*
I believe in building music fundamentals while fostering a love of playing. My fun, imaginative, and age appropriate classes are just right for any budding musician! Each lesson is customized to get the individual student excited about music, that means playing songs they like and having fun while learning the essential techniques and developing musicality. I have extensive experience working with children 5-16 and adapt my teaching to promote success for each unique student.

*Genres*
Pop, Folk, Rock, Blues, Jazz, ...

About Andrew

*Adults* Whether you are a beginner or have been playing for years my comprehensive lessons will help you to quickly realize your musical goals. I tailor each lesson to fit your individual needs and will get you strumming your favorite songs, reading music, taking soaring solos, or writing your o

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Madeline W.
Excellent in adjusting how fast or slow of a pace the student needs on a given day.
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Carla G.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Musician of the Year from North Georgia College & State University
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 20; Female: 4 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music (Concentration in Violin & Piano) from North Georgia College & State University
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Carla G.

3 Reviews
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In beginner music theory classes, students can expect to learn the fundamentals of note reading, including pitch on treble and bass staves, basic time signatures and rhythm, intervals, chords, major scales and chords. Intermediate classes will involve the circle of fifths and major and minor key signatures, minor, diminished, and augmented chords, inversions, and basic chord progression analysis. In advanced classes, students will learn concepts such as extended harmony chords, secondary chords, more advanced analyses, modes, and special scales. Regardless of a student's level, class material will be geared toward his or her particular needs and goals.

About Carla

Hello! I’m a violinist, pianist, and arranger. I graduated from North Georgia College and State University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in music (concentration in violin and piano), then in 2013 from University of Georgia with a Master of Music degree in violin performance. I teach vi

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Kelsey
I’ve been taking violin lessons from Carla since 2016 and she’s amazing!
Current student (Anna)
Well, fisrt of all she is the BEST teacher ever. I have been her student for 10 years. She is extremely experienced, an amazing violinist/pianist, always nice and really cares about the progress of your musical ability. Overall the best teacher in the world in my opinion ;)
Beth
Carla is the most kind and patient instructor. My girls have learned so much from her. She goes above and beyond to think outside the box and encourage my girls to work their hardest.

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"This guy knows the piano like no other! Can teach you anything

Ricardo will take the time to find out what you are interested in learning, what style and at what level. He will work out a personalized lesson plan to fit your needs and is flexible on time and location. He's fun, relaxed and is a real talent. I highly recommend him."
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Took Piano lessons from Ricardo P.
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"First lesson. Lots to learn!"
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Took Saxophone lessons from Seth D.
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"Rob is a great teacher. Highly recommended."
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Took Violin lessons from Rob F.
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"I have known Leon for several years and I am proud to be a friend and musical connection of his! He is a gentleman, a professional, a motivated, perseverant and focused individual. He possesses a superior talent and can be counted on to be committed and reliable. I have been impressed by his performance abilities and knowledge of music in general and New Orleans jazz history in particular. I would recommend him to anyone for trumpet theory, performance and technique."
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Took Trumpet lessons from Leon B.
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"I had the privilege of taking guitar, ensemble, arrangement/composition, and theory lessons with Devin for 3 years. Not only is he very knowledgeable in his field, but he also has a knack for communicating his lessons in an easy-to-understand manner. Devin truly listens and is genuinely patient. He tailors his lessons to help you achieve your personal goals while simultaneously giving you a well-rounded, solid foundation in music standards. Plus, he's just a really nice guy! Definitely recommended!"
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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Devin A.
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"I just recently had my first recital with all thanks to Jen Tyler. She is patient, encouraging and always does whats best for the student. She has taught me so much and always motivates me to do better!"
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Took Singing lessons from Jennifer T.
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"An Amazing Musican and Instructor

I came to Nathaniel mid-summer 2013 to begin beginner lessons after careful consideration of his skills. He is so accomplished! After adjustments to find the correct guitar (left handed) we finally got down to brass tacks and I have improved so much under his direction. Nathaniel is so patient and always has the right answer when a question is asked. Nathaniel likes putting some humor in with his instruction technique which helps to relax and enjoy the session. Anyone who is looking for a spectacular instructor, Nathaniel is your choice."
Lee
Took Guitar lessons from Nathaniel M.
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"Phillip is the right teacher for Ben! We are lucky to get the right one on our very first try!"
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Took Classical Piano lessons from Phillip F.
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Took Piano lessons from Erin W.
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"I brought my child who is currently 10 years old to strengthen her singing voice about a year ago. Within a very short span of time, my daughter developed a stronger singing voice and vocal range. She has good diction and more importantly she has CONFIDENCE.

This may sound odd, but lessons with Ms. Christine has helped my child deal with bullying at school. She now believes in herself and not afraid to sing and let her voice be heard. I'm so proud of my child and can't thank Ms. Christine enough for believing in my daughter. Thanks a million :)"
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Took Vocal Training lessons from Christine G.
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