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Valerie B.

49 Reviews
Wilmington, DE
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 4 to 12
  • BS in Music Education, K-12 from West Chester Universtity, West Chester, PA
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Valerie B.

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My approach is fun, simple, and easy to understand. I focus on getting a strong foundation and excellent first experience with music. The child will be given a lesson and theory book to work from, but will also be encouraged to sing music they personally like. This keeps the child motivated to practice and adds an element of fun! These songs can then be used in our recitals, for auditions, or put in their personal repertoire book.

I have also successfully prepared many students for their Cab Calloway School for the Arts auditions and have made it in.

About Valerie

Hi there! My name is Valerie. I'm a certified music teacher that loves to see a person grow in their love and ability for music. With 20+ years of teaching privately, experience teaching publicly in elementary school music classrooms, enjoying several years as a certified Kindermusik (preschool m

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Alexander M.
Valerie is an excellent piano teacher. As an adult, I worked an obvious challenging schedule. She was extremely flexible and I always appreciated it! Valerie is very passionate about teaching piano and she is an incredibly talented and fun teacher! 10/10 would recommend!
Lisa A.
Valerie has been helping our daughter for several months with singing, music theory and piano. A very well-rounded, supportive and upbeat instructor. My daughter looks forward to seeing her every week.
Barb
Valorie is a wonderful teacher!!! She’s very up beat and keeps the lesson moving. Very committed to teaching, and to your child learning. Highly recommended!
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Lori A.

8 Reviews
Avondale, PA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Presidential Scholar from Presidential Scholars
  • Master of Music from University of Notre Dame
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Lori A.

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A graduate of the famous Curtis Institute of Music, Lori A has played all over the world. She has played with greats such as Frank Sinatra, Diana Ross, Pavarotti, and Leonard Bernstein. After being invited to the White House, she performed for President Reagan.
Lessons incorporate both fun songs plus technique.

About Lori

Hello! Thank you for your interest in my profile. I teach piano, trumpet, French horn, music theory, ESL and early childhood music classes. My certifications are in ESL and Music Together, a class for children with a guardian. I am a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music and the University of N

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Rick *.
Lori is a very capable and patient teacher, and is very good at adapting her instruction to my pace and needs.
Oscar
Lori is an excellent teacher, knowledgeable, patient and good looking.
Maezee
Lori did not seem Interested in getting to know my daughter and did not seem very professional (she seemed to be in a closet at the beginning of the lesson?). We will look for another on-line piano teacher.
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Jean-Luc B.

124 Reviews
Wilmington, DE
Starting at $15
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 20 to 65
  • Teaching since 2001
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Jean-Luc B.

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My Course for Beginner is designed for students who wish to learn basic grammar, common vocabulary, numbers, the time of day, days of the week and more. The class largely stresses conversation and comprehension with a moderate emphasis on reading and writing. The student will also be exposed to French and Francophone culture.
My Course for Intermediate and Advanced will improve your ability to comprehend, converse and write in French. Increase vocabulary and expand your grammar, conversations.

About Jean-Luc

Dear Learners My name is Jean-Luc, I am from the Loire Valley in France and have broad experience in teaching French at various levels (beginners to AP French, DELF and DALF) for numerous years. Based on the belief that a better world for all can be achieved through better communication, my missio

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Jean-Luc is very patient and on point!
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Kay G.

Landenberg, PA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Bachelor's of Music from Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kay G.

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I am a freelance professional trumpet player. I have Bachelor’s degree in Music with a trumpet focus and a concentration in Music Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. I have performed in Italy and locally as a soloist, chamber musician, jazz musician and orchestra member. I teach beginner through college level and students. My lessons are tailored to the needs of the individual student, including preparation for auditions and juries.

I also welcome adults who want to try something new or pick the trumpet back up and play for fun.

About Kay

I am a freelance professional trumpet player. I have Bachelor’s degree in Music with a trumpet focus and a concentration in Music Education from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. I have performed in Italy and locally as a soloist, chamber musician, jazz musician and orchestra member. I play the

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Barbara N.

7 Reviews
Brookhaven, PA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Education from Moravian College
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Barbara N.

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I have been teaching voice for 30 years. My work at Temple University has prepared me for teaching the workings of opera singing - bel canto style. Bel canto literally means beautiful singing. Excellent technique is of the utmost importance. You will enhance your technique and artistry as well as expand your repertoire.

About Barbara

I have been singing for as long as I can remember. It is my very favorite activity. I have transformed my love of singing into a career. I have been teaching music lessons for over 25 years. When you study with me you will have the advantage of that experience. I have extensive experience te

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Selena N.
My daughter loves her!
Kayla F.
My granddaughter Kayla really enjoyed her first singing lesson. She was a bit nervous at first, but Barbara made her feel relaxed. Kayla felt that Barbara was patient with her and answered her many questions. Kayla is looking forward to next week and thing she can learn to help her sing better.
Ashley S.
My daughter never had singing lessons before. Barbara is great with at explaining things to her. Great experience so far!
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Jamil G.

2 Reviews
Aberdeen, MD
Starting at $42
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Jamil G.

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Music iPortal started in 2013 as a small home studio teaching local students in the neighborhood. Since then, has grown to not only teaching music from Beginner to Advance but also teaching students how to sing, produce music, perform and record music professionally. Currently Jamil Gaston has two studios. A Piano Studio in Aberdeen and a Recording Studio in Baltimore.

About Jamil

I have three children myself and my joy for teaching started 10 years ago when I started teaching my oldest at 3 years old and now in middle school watching her not only play piano but also in band, all from listening to her dad. I have played for my church, directed multiple choirs from youth to s

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Candice
Jamil's love of music and dedication to his students is exceptional. My daughter's skills and technic have quadrupled under his direction. I highly recommend his services.

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"My first lesson with Mya Mya was great. She’s a great teacher and very patient. I am looking forward to my next sewing lesson."
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Took Embroidery lessons from Lily Q.
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""Ms. Erin's crochet instructions are so easy to follow", according to my 11 year-old daughter.
She is so excited in finishing the scarf project that she learned during their first lesson. She loves that Ms. Erin seems to have new crochet patterns to show and not having to do the same thing over and over each lesson. She is looking forward to making circles next week 😉. Thank you, Ms. Erin!"
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Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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