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Patrick R.

Philadelphia, PA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Masters of Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering from Drexel University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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7+ years teaching college-level creative and performance technology as a professor in multiple Philadelphia institutions: - Temple University: Boyer college of Music and Dance - Drexel University: Westphal college of media - Art Institute of Philadelphia: Audio Production program Drumming for ov

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Valerie B.

49 Reviews
Wilmington, DE
Starting at $45
  • BS in Music Education, K-12 from West Chester Universtity, West Chester, PA
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 to 12
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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

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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!

Alejandro E.

26 Reviews
Philadelphia, PA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Español
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • BFA Music Performance- Jazz from CUNY City College of New York
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Alejandro E.

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Professional trombonist working in the NYC area. Experienced in teaching all styles of music to all ages and levels.

I have also taught many older students that want to rediscover their passion for music.

Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Instead of simply training students to read music and play notes, I prefer to teach my students to think, play, and act like musicians.

My lessons feature improvisation skills, sight-reading, playing by ear, building a strong technical foundation and musical analysis.
Lesson are also focused on staying engaged by playing new fun and challenging material.
To me the most important thing is to have fun and to keep the passion we all have for music while gaining technical proficiency.

I assure you will see leaps of improvement by working with me!

I can’t wait to meet you!

About Alejandro

I'm a professional trombonist working in the NYC area. I have a BFA in Music- Trombone from City College of New York and a Master of Music from NYU. I have several years of experience teaching students of all ages and levels, and I have been working as a freelancer since I was 17. I originally

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Michael
A great teacher to have for enjoyment, pleasure and musical distraction in strenuous times.
Michael
A push in my skill level just when I need it. Another reason I've been studying with Alejandro almost 3 years.
Michael
Challenging yet encouraging. I make progress in every class and in my practicing in between.

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Carolyn O.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Japanese, Hawaiian, English, French
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Carolyn O.

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Different ways to tune your guitar
Learn basic chords, chord transitions, strumming & picking patterns
Playing basic songs
How to target the tough areas and speed up your playing level
How to care for your guitar so it sounds beautifully
How music theory & alternative tunings can open up your personal creativity

About Carolyn

Coming from a large extended family in Hawaii, I was surrounded by luau music, kachi-kachi dancing, Japanese bon dances, handsome local guys singing and playing their guitars and my aunties strumming their ukes and singing old songs. I reveled in walking alone in Nature or playing piano and singing

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Rita
Carolyn is a wonderful teacher! Our 9-year-old daughter has been taking ukulele lessons (online) with her for a few weeks now. She came to LOVE her lessons, and has already made a lot of progress. Carolyn is an accomplished musician and singer (beautiful voice!!), yet she has no problem taking a beginner's perspective and explaining things in a clear, simple, kid-friendly way. She is fun and easy-going, and also incredibly patient. Overall, great experience!
Laurie
My teenage daughter has been taking piano lessons with Carolyn for several months now, and has thoroughly enjoyed her experience. Carolyn is flexible and willing to adapt her teaching style to the way that works best for you. She is also kind, encouraging, and open to teaching my daughter the piano pieces that most interest her.
Abbie Roles
Carolyn is very patient kind and caring and easy going and also fun I would recemend here and do other lessons she has:)
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Amanda M.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Amanda M.

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Experienced violist who has been playing for 14 years. I have only had young students in the past, but I am willing to teach adults as well. If you're a beginner, I would love to help you get started and introduce you into all the wonderful music for the violin and viola! I will take the time to find music you specifically enjoy and adjust to your tastes. I care very much about helping you find an ear for music and finding your favorite styles! We'll be learning about technique, intonation, note reading, and of course, music theory. Please contact me if you'd like to see what I can teach you!

About Amanda

Hi there, my name is Amanda and I am a passionate musician! I am a violist of 14 years, a pianist of 16, as well as a songwriter and (currently) a student in music production. Music is one of the most important aspects of my life, and I enjoy sharing it with others more than anything. If you woul

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Andre R.
Barry
Amanda is a fantastic teacher for a beginning violist of any age. Even on days that I am not motivated and don't really want to play she is able to brighten my day with her optimism, energy, and enthusiasm. She has an extraordinary ability to add confidence to a new and nervous student. My experience as a someone in their 30's has been absolutely wonderful with Amanda as my teacher.
Andre R.
We've made such good progress. I'm thrilled.
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Ryan B.

90 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BA in Ethnomusicology from University of Illinois
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ryan B.

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I've helped many band members, friends and students to write songs and would be glad to help any future students. But songwriting is a very personal thing and so rather than push too many ideas on a student, I find it's ideal to provide them with tools and let their creativity take over.

About Ryan

Ryan is a musician from Logan Square who plays a plethora of different instruments. He specializes in guitar, banjo, mandolin and ukulele, but also dabbles in accordion, piano, drums, harmonica and several others. Learning to play instruments is one of the true pleasures in his life and he hopes he

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"Ian is an incredible teacher. Very patient and professional. The way he teaches is very straight forward and easy to understand. I can’t wait to learn more & more... less than a week has passed since my lesson. I already feel so comfortable with my ukulele,
All the utube lessons were useless for me. I realized this after 1 lesson with Ian. The frustration factor on utube was a waste of time for me. I am so happy I chose ian & this company.
Thank you so much, jen"
Jen
Took Ukulele lessons from Ian M.
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"Mr. Ray is not only the greatest Guitar instructor ever, he is a great man. He does not just teach the instruments he also is a great mentor. Mr. Ray taught my two boys from 2 grade to 8grade. He taught them life lessons that they use today. He challenges his student to be the best they can be in school and out. I am proud to call him my friend and brother."
Clemon W.
Took Guitar lessons from Ray M.
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"I am so happy with Karen, I made the right decision to choose her. She is so patience and the way she teaches will get me to achieve my goals."
Valeria
Took Piano lessons from Karen A M.
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"He's great with my teenage son and has made him enjoy guitar and look forward to his lessons. Highly recommend Brian. Also very reliable and talented. - Joy"
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Took Guitar lessons from Brian C.
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"My 9 year old daughter really liked Robert. She started from scratch and learned new skills, many notes and a couple of songs in 2 1/2 hours of lessons. She told me he was really nice and I was impressed with her progress. He was very easy to work with and was always prompt to the lessons."
Olivia
Took Ukulele lessons from Robert M.
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"After a bad experience with two other vocal teachers, I came to Ariela. It was amazing. she's was so professional, encouraging, available and just knew what I've needed, how and when. Thank you Ariella!"
liron
Took Vocal Training lessons from Ariella E.
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"Sandra is my 5 year old daughter's singing/acting/piano instructor. We have been going to Sandra for the past 6 months and I am astounded at my daughter's progress! Sandra's level of patience and her ability to teach while making it fun has helped my daughter tremendously! She has more confidence and she is more controlled with her voice. She has also learned to express what she is singing about through facial expressions. Sandra's guidance has given my daughter an advantage in her endeavors. I would highly recommend Sandra to anyone!"
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Took Broadway Singing lessons from Sandra H.
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"Kat has helped me with more than my vocal technique, she helped me with my songwriting as well. She truly cares and is so helpful and so talented! She’s amazing!!"
Aubree
Took Singing lessons from Kat M.
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"First lesson- Friendly, asks about goals/focus, provides site for warm ups, gives feedback, assigns HW"
Angela
Took Classical Voice lessons from Jennifer T.
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"My daughter loves her piano lessons. Aleksis is very patient and knowledgeable. We are very happy"
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Took Classical Piano lessons from Aleksis B.
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