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Soonbee K.

Farmington, CT
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Korean, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Soonbee K.

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Want to learn expressive techniques? Keen to learn what it takes to effectively practice? I am just the right teacher to cater to all students' needs ranging from levels beginner to advanced! With 11 years of experience of volunteering as a local teacher for cello, competitive piano, performing viola, and a little dose of perfect pitch, I will help you establish all the fundamentals of musicality, sight reading, performing, music theory, and especially ear training. Having a capable, relatable teacher like me, I can assure you that you will be playing from 2 notes to sonatas in no time! Shoot me a message to see if we're a good match!

About Soonbee

Hi everyone! My name is Soonbee Kwon, and I am a cellist, pianist, violinist, and violist. I am going to college at University of Mass. Boston, majoring with a Bachelors of Psychology and Music, specifically music in cello. As a musician who has experienced times without a private teacher, I can

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Rachel A.

8 Reviews
West Hartford, CT
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, Italian, German
  • Teaches students Male: 12 and up; Female: 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rachel A.

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About Rachel

Mezzo-soprano Rachel A. has captured audiences throughout the United States with her rich and warm timbre, beautiful blend, and dynamic stage presence. A native of Stockton, California, Rachel was born into a musical family and quickly developed an affinity for the performing arts. She first fell i

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Karyl C.
Great Lesson!as a first timer, I m very happy and comfortable with Rachel
Serena K.
I really enjoyed working with her, she gave me some great tips on how to improve my voice and my posture so I can become an even better singer.
Daniel
Rachel is a such amaizing teacher, knowledgeful ,creative, patient enough,
Fast to identify mistakes, very optimistic by giving hope -encouraging To push hard all things are possible. She deserves all stars in the Universe!

Dongbin S.

2 Reviews
West Hartford, CT
Starting at $38
  • Speaks English, Korean, Japanese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Winner of the 2011 Central Washington University Concerto Competition from Central Washington University
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Dongbin S.

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I have been teaching children of all age groups to acquire a solid foundation in violin playing. Whether it be pre-K beginners, or high school students getting ready for college auditions, I will communicate with the students and parents to set a number of goals to achieve.
I also welcome adult students, beginners and amateur enthusiasts alike.

In addition to gaining expertise in the techniques in violin playing, students in my studio will be given opportunities to gain comprehensive music knowledge including theory, sight singing, ear training, and any relevant music history, as the above-mentioned knowledge are indispensable elements in violin playing. Singing and clapping are essential parts of the lesson. When students are equipped with the basics, they can play anything and make the music they want.

About Dongbin

I am a concert soloist, and have given concerts home and abroad. I have previously served as the concertmaster at the Hartt Symphony Orchestra and the Waterbury Chorale. I am also an avid chamber musician with chamber music experience from age of 15 as a member of the Shin Trio. I was appointed as

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Giana
My son has been taking violin lessons with Dongbin for almost 3 years since he started playing at age 5. Dongbin has been a great teacher, and my son enjoys learning from him. His lessons include not only violin playing, but also clapping rhythms, singing notes, and other exercises that have been effective ways of learning for my son, while keeping him engaged throughout the lesson. Dongbin recognizes my son’s strengths in playing violin, but also identifies the skills and techniques that he should focus on to become a better player and to build a strong foundation as he progresses. He also gives suggestions to help sharpen those skills while practicing at home. We have been very pleased with our experience with Dongbin as our son’s violin teacher.
Emiko
Wonderful teacher! I'm an adult student and his instructions are clear and easy to understand.
Highly recommended!

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Richard D.

1 Review
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
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  • Teaching since 1990
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Richard D.

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You will learn in the style of the blues. Lessons you will learn are basics like rhythm notation, time signatures, reading tablature, fretboard diagrams and reading notations. All styles and lessons will include the basics.

While learning the basics, you will also learn rhythms and licks for solos so we can then put together to improvise with. This will then help you work towards learning Stevie Ray Vaughan songs and many other blues artist. For the beginners, we will learn basic blues rhythms and solos to advanced to a higher level.

You will learn rhythm guitar, 12 bar blues progressions, rhythm patterns, turnarounds, chords and exercises, blues soloing, slow and fast blues, blues scales and much more.

Rhythm Example for a 12 bar progression.
Play the A part for 4 X

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D____2__2___4__4____2__2___4__4_________
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About Richard

I started learning how to play the guitar around 15 years old. I have over 37 years experience. I took lessons for three years of reading, writing tab and notations, chord charts, melodies, classical guitar, soloing, taping, arpeggios, techniques, song learning, ear training and transposing. From t

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Garrett
My time with Rich was really strong. I took lessons from Rich for a short while when living in Connecticut. The time I spent with him was VERY helpful to me as a novice guitar player. Rich has an unbelievable knowledge of the instrument and is quite an accomplished player. He is a really strong instructor and genuinely wants his students to get better.

In short, Rich is a very talented instructor/player and I would definitely take lessons from him again.

Audrey M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, German, Irish
  • Awarded All Ireland Champion from Comhaltas
  • Higher Level Music from St. Josephs College Summerhill
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Audrey M.

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Irish Traditional Musician from Ireland.

I have been playing Irish Music since I was 3 years old. I am also an Irish Dancer. I am currently living in the United States and hope to get more people here interested in Irish Music.

I am a 5 times All Ireland Champion between Tin Whistle and Flute.

I have performed on many different music tours and at many different concerts and festivals throughout the world. E.g Comhaltas Tour of Ireland and Great Britain, Europeans People Festival in Portugal, Hungary, Latvia, Ireland and Luxembourg, Twinning Festivals in France and Malta along with many local gigs and sessions in throughout Ireland. I have also performed many times on Irish radio and TV e.g Geantrai, The Foster and Allen Show, Ceili House etc.

Speciality: Celtic Flute and Tin Whistle

I teach music to students of all ages and abilities. All welcome! :)

About Audrey

Irish Traditional Musician from Ireland. I have been playing Irish Music since I was 3 years old. I am also an Irish Dancer. I am currently living in the United States and hope to get more people here interested in Irish Music. I am a 5 times All Ireland Champion between Tin Whistle and Flu

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Terry
I had a great first lesson. Can’t wait to learn more from Audrey!
Seema K.
She is amazing- so cheerful and encouraging and provided a lot of praise. I learnt so much in the first lesson and I got to pick my own tune. I'm so excited to continue learning with Audrey and left feeling confident :)
David F.
Teacher's great, but technical problems made the lesson a little difficult.
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Randall K.

68 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Bachelor of Arts from University of South Florida
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Randall K.

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Students begin with the Rubank method and add in Arban's. A strong emphasis is placed on the fundamentals of scales, ear training, sight reading, and music theory. Along with this we have fun playing the music student enjoys.

About Randall

I have been teaching music for over 20 years and playing as a professional musician for even longer. I know how to get the best out of my students and have fun doing it. I'm a University of South Florida grad and I have worked and studies in Las Vegas and at the Berklee school of music. My stude

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Mariam
Great teachings
Ricardo B.
Helpful and funny.
Lucky Best
I'm a 52 year-old with no music background and today was my first virtual alto sax lesson with Randall. I must admit that I was very intimidated at first and didn't think that I would be able to get the most out of this virtual learning experience. However, Randall made me very comfortable and quickly got me relaxed as if he were right there with me in my living room. We began by him showing me the do's and don'ts of putting my horn together (especially the mouthpiece), fingering, and creating the sound I wanted. I was impressed because he taught me about 5 to 6 notes in this initial session. To be honest I didn't even think that I would've been able to get a note out but I did. Although I didn't want my first saxophone lesson to be virtual, I can confidently say that I will continue my sessions with Randall and highly recommend his services.

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"This is Cara. I’m responding to the two negative reviews. One student simply did not understand the dangers of singing falsetto ALL the time. I do teach falsetto. I actually even send videos out with particular exercises with falsetto attachment. As the one reviewer mentioned, they had a personal grudge against me and apologized. The other student, didn’t understand that I don’t teach beginners falsetto right away before basic technique is established. Thank you for the positive reviews! Unfortunately, I cannot respond to these comments directly."
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Took Singing lessons from Cara Isadora M.
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I learned a lot in just a few lessons. I enjoy taking lessons from Richard. He is professional, knowledgable & on time."
Cristina
Took Drum lessons from Richard C.
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"After reading through a large number of teacher profiles, something about Vera's background, experience, and teaching philosophy made me decide to reach out for lessons, and I am extremely happy that I did, as I look forward to each lesson.

Vera has been absolutely great to work with, and if you are looking for a teacher who will challenge you, and be tough and direct when necessary, but also offer empathy and support to help you grow and learn to the best of your ability, then I highly recommend Vera."
Steve
Took Violin lessons from Vera S.
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"Natalie is fantastic, energetic and her love of music shows greatly. She gets to understand you and becomes your friend within minutes. I can not wait until my next lesson."
Tiffany
Took Piano lessons from Natalie H.
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"Scott is immensely patient and clearly loves sharing his love for music. Every lesson is relaxed and fun. As a teacher Scott's focus is on getting his student to love music, what more can you really ask for? I just signed up for more lessons!"
Rory
Took Piano lessons from Scott K.
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"She is very patience and methodical. She really knows how to get the best use out of you and really find your voice. She very good at explaining things. Hands down a terrific teacher."
Matt
Took Singing lessons from Melissa J.
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"Mark was very patient with my eight year old! He’s very encouraging and positive!"
Charlie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Mark C.
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"Hannah was an incredible instructor. She worked very well with my goals and was kind and patient. She explained concepts well and was extremely knowledgeable and experienced. I could tell she cared about me as a person and not just as a student, which I really appreciated. I would consider her a friend as well as a teacher. I’d recommend her to anyone!"
David
Took Songwriting lessons from Hannah G.
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"Helped me figure out how to pick out harmonies and control my breathing, but spent a lot of time talking about unrelated things."
Leaf Ballard
Took Vocal Training lessons from Laurelanne D.
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"Ms Lin teaches my son violin. We had tried a professional school earlier, but were not satisfied. So we gave home tutoring a shot. We have been very impressed with Ms Lin. She is dedicated and patient and both strict and playful at the same time, which works well for kids. We would highly recommend Ms Lin for violin lessons."
Gaurav
Took Violin lessons from Lin X.
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