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Lin J.

3 Reviews
Amston, CT
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lin J.

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My students not only learn to play the guitar, but learn "why they are doing what they are doing!" I teach all ages and I am very patient. We can work as fast or as slow as you like. I believe lessons should be informative and fun at the same time. I teach each students the basics of note reading, chord theory and scales as these subjects relate to the guitar. I use varoius method books like Hal Leonard, The FJH Music, as well as method books for children.

About Lin

Hi! My name is Lin Belliveau. I have been teaching guitar, Ukulele, bass guitar and music theory for over 30 years. I am currently accepting students at my home studio and online. I have been studying music since an early age and I continue as I believe my music education should be on going. I reci

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Emily V.
My 13 year old daughter is taking lessons from Lin and says “she’s a pretty cool lady. I really like her”. That’s a pretty hard compliment to get from a teenager. Lin is fun and has made learning guitar a pleasure and something my daughter looks forward every week. I would highly recommend her!
Emily V.
My 12 yo daughter said she was a neat lady and liked her lesson.
Willow D.
My 7 year old daughter loved her first couple of lessons with Lin and looks forward to many more. Lin is very knowledgeable. She is also kind and patient.

Mike V.

Middletown, CT
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 6 to 14
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Mike V.

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I am an experienced classical piano teacher/composer located in Middletown CT. I am also a father of four children two of which play piano/clarinet/violin as well. I currently have several openings for piano lessons at my home studio, equipped with teaching materials, full classical music catalog, and recording equipment. My methods are primarily based on those used by Beethoven's pupil, Carl Czerny. Lessons also include music theory, sight-reading, and also relates to today's pop music. References can be provided if requested.

About Mike

I am an experienced classical piano teacher/composer located in Middletown CT. I am also a father of four children two of which play piano/clarinet/violin as well. I currently have several openings for piano lessons at my home studio, equipped with teaching materials, full classical music catalog,

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Phoebe S.

5 Reviews
Manchester, CT
Starting at $35
  • Violin Performance from Hartt School of Music
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded Summa Cum Laude from Hartt School of Music
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Phoebe S.

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Piano is an essential instrument for all musicians! I use Faber's Piano Adventures for young students and Alfred's Basic Adult Piano for adults.

About Phoebe

Hello! I am a classically trained violinist and violist. I have been playing violin for 15 years and teaching for 7. I got my Bachelor's degree from the Hartt School of Music in Connecticut in 2017. Since then, I have performed at Woolsey Hall, Ivoryton Playhouse, Playhouse on Park, and the Bushnel

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Natalia
Excellent first lesson. My 9 year old was very happy. Phoebe is enthusiastic and great with kids.
Manisha N.
My daughter loved it!
Jersey
Great instruction, she had me working with the bow on the very first lesson. Very responsive to students needs, A+ will continue studying viola with phoebe.

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Jules L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Jules L.

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Hello! I’m Jules, and I want to be your voice teacher! I believe in crafting a well-rounded singer, from singing in classical and operatic styles to jazz and pop! Musical theatre is my favorite genre, so if you like showtimes we’ll get along! I’ve been studying musical theatre and classical voice for eight years, and I am working towards my bachelor’s degree in Music Education. Thank you for pursuing voice lessons, I can’t wait to hear from you!

About Jules

Hello! I’m Jules, and I want to be your voice teacher! I’ve been studying classical and musical theatre voice for eight years, and I’m working towards my Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education at the University of Delaware. I’ve performed in three operas and more than 10 musical theatre productions,

Wes F.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Bachelor of Arts from Asbury College
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Wes F.

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I find ukulele to often work better than guitar for many young students (typically years 10 and younger). When appropriate, the student can transition to guitar having increased hand strength and learned many of the concepts needed to excel. Of course, ukulele makes for a fun (and ultra-portable) instrument in its own right!

About Wes

I studied classical guitar and composition at Asbury College and later more in depth guitar studies rock, jazz, and classical at the Atlanta Institute of Music. I have been teaching steadily for the past ten years as well as spending my time with various other musical projects such as leading worsh

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JunZhao(Ryan) D.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Awarded Guangzhou Golden Award from DeYiShuangQing Piano Competition
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JunZhao(Ryan) D.

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Hello! My name is JunZhao, and I have over 10 years of teaching experience! I teach all ages, of all levels. I specialize in classical piano, but I can be flexible to fit what every student wants to learn. I am fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese. If you are interested in picking up piano as a hobby, being a serious player, or just brushing up on your music theory/playing skills, send me a message!

About JunZhao(Ryan)

My name is JunZhao Deng, originally from Guangzhou, China. I am a classically trained pianist, with my bachelor's degree in music education from Xinghai Conservatory of Music and my master's degree in piano performance from Kent State University. Over the past 10 years, I have taught private les

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Charles M
He is very kind, and professional. And he really understood how to teach my son
Harry M
Couldn't ask for a better teacher, worth your time and money!Thank you, Ryan!
Tom Y
I am 27 and have had several teachers, and Ryan is the best. He is warm and caring and friendly, with a nice sense of humor, and is also businesslike and focused. The lessons are fun, but you don't waste time. He often gives praise when I do well, and the praise is also thoughtful. He gives good suggestions for practice and for working out a problem within the lesson. He treats me like an individual and appreciates my musical interests, so doesn't try to make me do the same program like everybody else

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"It is an absolute joy to taking lessons from Ms. Belon! Her knowledge of the breath and support is extensive and she teaches how to incorporate technique into musical expression. All the while being so nice and caring! All she wants is for you to be your best. Love her and highly recommend taking lessons with her!"
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Took Classical Voice lessons from Sarabeth B.
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"Great instructor for guitar lessons."
Ava
Took Guitar lessons from Athena M.
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"Steve is experienced in many areas of music. He explains everything carefully, and best of all, he is thoughtful, caring, and patient!"
Sudie
Took Piano lessons from Steve K.
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"Provided quick tips that helped me immediately

John is a great one-on-one instructor. I had taken an 8-week, beginner guitar, group lesson through Arlington County, but almost nothing was said about how we were holding our hands or holding the guitar. Several quick suggestions from John improved my ability to practice immediately. He is friendly, easy-going, and has kept up my interest by virtue of what he sends me home with to practice for the next lesson. I don't think one can go wrong taking lessons from John."
Ed
Took Guitar lessons from John B.
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"Joe taught both my kids and made it a wonderful experience

We wanted our son and daughter to have an appreciation of music and at the same time enjoy the experience. Joe was the perfect solution. He has the ability to reach out to kids and make them feel comfortable. He encouraged them to select the music they enjoyed and then molded his lessons around their interest. We didn't really need to push them to practice, they actually enjoyed it. This had not been the case at other organizations, where it was always a chore to have them practice."
Mark
Took Guitar lessons from Joe M.
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"My 14 y/o daughter has found the perfect flute teacher! Rebecca is a wonderful person and a great coach. Though she is still a student on becoming a future performing flutist, her knowledge is unbelievable. Not only that, she is super fun, smart and never boring! My daughter liked her instantly the first time they had a lesson and she’s always looking forward to the next. What I also like is how super flexible she is with our schedule and that shows how dedicated she is. I believe she will be successful someday and inspire younger kids like my Jillian."
Joy
Took Flute lessons from Rebecca S.
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"My daughter, who is 8, started this fall taking lessons with Nick. We were so happy that she had such an enthusiasm to take lessons and learn an instrument, but even happier that we found someone who shares this same enthusiasm when teaching. Nick is patient and kind and makes learning fun for younger students! Learning an instrument can be frustrating in the beginning...having a teacher who takes that frustration away and patiently teaches and encourages young students is crucial! We are extremely happy and so is our daughter!"
Christine
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Nick D.
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"Lady Fawn ........ dang you're good !!! Having you as a music and career coach makes me do a happy dance every week! Unbelievable the leaps and bounds I have made with you at the helm. No other teacher has provided so much. I keep reaching higher than I ever thought I would. You are a hard worker who really cares. Thank you, thank you. You Rock!


And btw, Congratulations on 9 nominations for your songs and albums for the 2017 JPF Music Awards. All your hard work and nights at the studio brings you a great harvest. >>>> peace <<<< light, harmony, blessings of the heart."
Greg E.
Took Singing lessons from Fawn A.
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"Right Then!

I took bass lessons with Jeff in my formative years as a musician (as did many of my friends). He is the perfect teacher: Highly skilled, informative, patient, friendly, challenging and a lot of fun!

Jeff was more than willing to teach me things I wanted to know but more importantly, he set me straight on developing good technique, note and chord chart reading, understanding theory, ear training and improvising. He also turned me on to tons of great life changing music that was not yet on my young radar! He is a walking encyclopedia of musical knowledge.

Lastly, he has remained a friend throughout my whole life. I've even had the honor of playing many gigs with him, something I would have never imagined as a young beginner!

From beginners to advanced students, Jeff is your man.

Thank you for everything, Master Stetson!"
Jason
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jeff S.
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"Mr. Stabler is reall amazing at his job and amazing at understanding his students. I am excited to continue lessons with him at a later time when my life is less hectic. He was sweet and patient and I appreciate him immensely as a teacher."
Daylen
Took Singing lessons from Timothy S.
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