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Dongbin S.

2 Reviews
West Hartford, CT
Starting at $38
  • Speaks English, Korean, Japanese
  • Master of Music in Violin Performance from The Hartt School
  • Teaching since 2003
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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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Phoebe S.

5 Reviews
Manchester, CT
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Summa Cum Laude from Hartt School of Music
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner
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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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Trisha
Phoebe is the kindest and most patient instructor ever. She has really connected with my daughter and gotten her excited by letting her choose fun music.
Natalia
Excellent first lesson. My 9 year old was very happy. Phoebe is enthusiastic and great with kids.
Manisha N.
My daughter loved it!
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Max S.

7 Reviews
West Hartford, CT
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Grand Prize from International chamber music ensemble competition
  • Master of Music, Saxophone Performance from The Hartt School at the University of Hartford
  • Teaching since 2006
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Max S.

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Music performance.

About Max

In my experience working with over 2,500 students in one-on-one lessons, educational workshops, and outreach concerts, I've learned how to help students of all backgrounds achieve their goals and find joy in music. I love working with students on their journeys of musical discovery! My lessons focu

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Gene
Max can teach an old dog new tricks. As an experienced amateur I have accrued a lot of bad playing habits. Max has been patient, supportive and creative in helping me overcome these. After a lesson I look forward to practicing and playing.
Cameron
Max is a fantastic teacher and I've felt myself greatly improve over the past few months. He helped me feel confident with my college auditions.
Jim G.

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Liz J.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, German, Spanish
  • BFA in Musical Arts from California Institute of the Arts
  • Awarded Director's Award for Band from Chamberlain High School
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Liz J.

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With 2 years of college level operatic vocal training, Liz teaches how to shape vowels in many languages, and how to project and maintain an operatic vocal style.

About Liz Fanora

After graduating California Institute of the Arts with a multi-focus on several aspects of music including African dance, Indonesian gamelan, songwriting, recording, classical voice and piano, folk guitar, and more, Liz had the excellent opportunity to teach theater to a local musical theater summe

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Addison-Preston K.
Delightful instructor!!
Monique
Liz love's what she does, very patient & caring . I am so glad to have her as my Teacher . I do recommend Liz :)
Marco P.
My 8 year old son LOVED his first singing lesson with Liz! He was sad when it was over because he was having so much fun!
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Stephanie A.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Stephanie A.

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I am a Level 3 Certified Suzuki Flute Teacher, have a degree in Flute Performance, and have my own studio in St Petersburg, Florida. I specialize in teaching children and create a very supportive, play-based learning environment. I love incorporating music reading and theory games into lessons. All ages and levels welcome! Lessons are catered to your individual goals, interests, and learning style.

About Stephanie

I am a professional flutist and am the owner of a lovely Suzuki Flute studio in St Petersburg, Florida. I am also a certified Music Together® teacher, an internationally recognized early childhood music and movement program for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers. I love creating rich musical ex

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Susan T.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation from Arlington ISD
  • Teaches students Male: 7 to 60; Female: 4 to 70
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Susan T.

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I start many children ukulele initially, whose hands and bodies are too small to begin guitar. We can build on their knowledge and musical journey keeping both instruments in mind (not necessary however) as they grow and mature into guitar. Best to "Ask a Question" via email to get our process started.

About Susan B.

Hi there, thanks for taking a look at my profile. I teach online lessons via Zoom, FaceTime, or Messenger. I have built a successful teaching business based on teaching children and adults alike, who love music, want to play for personal pleasure, or eventually work professionally, and/or gai

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Bianca
Fantastic and patient with kids
Fiona
My daughter has been under the wonderful care of Ms. Taylor for over 2 years now and she has learned and grown tremendously under her care. From not knowing how to read notes or any finger placements, to reading notes and switching things up ( different tempos) while playing the piano on her own.

Ms. Taylor pays attention to detail and is very easy going that makes it easy for my daughter to learn. She is very compassionate. She has also taught her breathing techniques along with voice training. She keeps her grounded and motivated. My daughter has a passion for music and is in the best possible hands. She is very flexible and accommodating!

Thank you so much for everything you do to help her flourish!!

We LOVE and APPRECIATE YOU!!
Robert W.
Ms T she are the greatest ever, she stick with what she are teaching you slow going but accurate, ooh yes she are a real teacher (the best yet)

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Chris is an unbelievable piano teacher! He always makes sure we are working on something that I enjoy which keeps me motivated. He is very patient (which is great since I'm kind of a slow learner!) and is always willing to go over things as many times as I need.

Chris also has such a great passion for his music so a lot of the times my absolute favorite part of our lesson is when we are finished and I ask him to play me some of his own newly composed songs!"
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She used to be very concerned about making mistakes and he helped her to overcome that. His teaching style is fun and motivating. It feels like having a weekly chamber concert in our home. He often accompanies her with his guitar or violin which motivates her tremendously."
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Took Guitar lessons from Karen R.
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"Melody is professional and makes me feel at ease. Each session is packed with knowledge and related goals to focus on for the next time. I enjoy my time with her!"
Karen
Took Singing lessons from Melody M.
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"Thomas is a great teacher. He is patient (especially because English is not my first language). I learned a lot with him. I really recommend his class. Hopefully, as soon as possible,I will book more classes! Alexandra Junqueira Tesser."
Alexandra
Took Flute lessons from Thomas K.
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"Loralee is very sweet and a wonderful person. She teaches with a lot of patience and I just love her style."
Manu
Took Guitar lessons from Loralee W.
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"David helped me to understand why some of the stuff I was doing worked, why some did not and how to adjust to the things that do. David was quick to get a grasp on where my both execution ability and understanding where and gears his input in a manner that both motivates and expands my understanding. I wish I could have had David's when I first began playing so I would not have wasted so much effort."
Rick
Took Music Theory lessons from David G.
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Took Piano lessons from Allan W.
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