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Rufus S.

16 Reviews
Brandon, FL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BA, Associate degree from Florida A&M University, Tampa Tech
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Rufus S.

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I have taught students from beginner to intermediate with progress in 3 months when practicing & following instructions.

About Rufus

My name is Rufus and I am eager to share my 50 + years of drum experience to help you reach your desired playing goals, you will learn the basics and begin to find your own rhythm as a drummer...let me show you how you can be the best drummer possible!

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Josiah P.
Rufus is a dedicated drum instructor who is keenly interested in seeing his students improve. We have seen our son rapidly progress with the drums over a short period of time and look forward to seeing Rufus develop his skills further.
Cindy
Rufus is an amazing instructor! He connects and encourages, with high expectations and great results. Our daughter has shown significant progress and now has the confidence to join her high school band.
Frankie
Enjoyed my first lesson with Rufus. Very easy going and down to earth guy. He is very knowledgeable and a great player as well. Thank you for everything
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Daniel U.

3 Reviews
Saint Petersburg, FL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music from New England Conservatory of Music
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Daniel U.

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First lesson we will get acquainted with your goals and what you are looking for out of lessons. Then I will assign fun technique building exercises along with goal pieces that we will work on together. Expect to have fun and enjoy music!

About Daniel

I began playing the violin at age 7 and I have enjoyed every moment since! I switched to the viola at age 19 and pursued both a bachelor's and master's in Viola Performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music and the New England Conservatory of Music. Music is always a journey and I have been luck

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Daniel is excellent ! Highly recommended.
Beth G.
Daniel was friendly, approachable, and made me very comfortable. He was positive and encouraging and used every minute of the lesson to the max...I learned SO MUCH in just one lesson. You can tell he really wants to you to succeed. I can't wait to see where we will go!
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My husband and I were extremely pleased with the progress our son Thomas made with Dan. Thomas started playing last year and was progressing faster than the rest of his third grade class which is why we were looking for a private teacher to help him along. Before taking lessons with Dan I had a hard time getting Thomas to practice. Thomas has begun practicing all on his own because he has been genuinely inspired. Dan is a true professional who always on time and in a good mood to teach. He was so patient with Thomas and developed practice techniques unique to Thomas's situation. Dan is more than just a violin teacher, he is dedicated to inspiring each student to love music. Thanks Dan!!!
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Karen L.

3 Reviews
Saint Petersburg, FL
Starting at $59
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 3 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Karen L.

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Learning to play the violin can be one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences. I look forward to providing an enriching learning environment for my students of all ages and levels. With a background in various methods including certifications and doctoral research, I believe my curriculum is flexible and rigorous for students of all backgrounds. I encourage my students to reach their potential and find the best method that works for them. I love a student who is ready to learn and has a passion for music!

About Karen

What does music mean to you? To me it means connecting with others, reaching my potential, finding my voice. I find that music gives me the opportunity to explore and create while also challenging myself to reach new levels. I love learning new skills, the ability to play the pieces and songs I love

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Aaron
I have been taking lessons with with Karen for the last 3 years and I love every minute. I have improved so much and she helps me tackle each problem that I run into. Things that I thought I could never play I can now achieve and we are working on so much more. I couldn’t recommend Karen enough. She’s amazing!!
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Steven R.

6 Reviews
Saint Petersburg, FL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Piano Performance from Dartmouth College
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Steven R.

6 Reviews
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Expect a fun, inspiring time to explore the joys of singing!

About Steven

Steven is a teacher, composer, vocal coach, and conductor of music. In addition, he is a versatile performer of classical, popular and ragtime music, and has appeared in countless concerts in the US and abroad. Among the foremost performers, historians and interpreters of ragtime music, Steven ha

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Joey F.
Steven is an excellent coach - giving me great guidance.
Elisha M.
Knows what he's doing. Very good!
Tom V.
Steven is a fantastic, patient teacher and demonstrates clearly what I should focus on to keep me challenged and to continue making progress.
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Ilma D.

Tampa, FL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • TESOL, TEFL, ESL from Oxford Seminars
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Ilma D.

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Learning a second language is challenging, but with patience and dedication, it can be the most rewarding thing one can accomplish. I am passionate about teaching and helping others. That is why I earned my master's degree and continue pursuing my English language education.

What makes a successful teacher is the ability to relate to his/her students with empathy, patience, and encouragement. I can connect with my students and understand the challenges and rewards of learning a new language. Being responsible and dedicated, I make sure my teaching style is interactive and efficient, primary seeking the student’s best interests.

About Ilma

I have been teaching for quite a while now, and I strongly believe that everyone has the potential to learn and be successful. English is a universal language, and it is also what is going to make you stand out from the crowd in several areas, especially professionally. It is time to stop procrast

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Norman T.

17 Reviews
Lutz, FL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Music.
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Norman T.

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I have been teaching guitar, including Classical Guitar, for 23 years. I emphasize the finer points of finger style guitar to achieve the best technique and sound. Also standard music notation for reading music is very important. Classical guitar is a different world than the standard guitar approach, but it is quite fulfilling and enjoyable, although the technique will apply to any finger style song you would like to play!

About Norman

I am located in the Tampa, Florida area and I live in Lutz. In addition to providing lessons in your home, or in my studio, I am now available for online lessons through the TakeLessons Classroom! I have enjoyed teaching and helping students of all ages for 28 years in achieving their goals in lear

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Charlie M.
My son walked in saying, « why do you make me do this?! » and walked out smiling and saying, « hey! That wasn’t so bad! » Quite a change and can’t wait to return next week.

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"Sandy is encouraging, flexible, conscientious, knowledgeable, and highly-talented. She had the unique ability to meet me where I was at in my painting journey early on."
Elizabeth Jane
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Sandy K.
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"Sarah was great! She was very clear and thorough in explaining how to operate and get familiarize with my new camera . She is knowledgeable and has a real passion for photography.Great experience and I am looking forward to my next class with Sarah."
Valeria
Took Photography lessons from Sarah L.
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"I learned a lot and super proud of myself! Wonderful and patient instructor."
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Took Photography lessons from Prophet C.
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"Mr. Ivan is a very nice, very patient teacher. I really enjoyed oil painting with Mr. Ivan!"
Qixiao
Took Oil Painting lessons from Ivan F.
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"Dan Loge has a relaxed teaching style that creates a comfortable enviroment that encourages all levels of students to have a rewarding oil painting experience. Dan provides all the neccesary information on materials, design and paint handling and then gives each person freedom to be theirself. Very inspiring instructor."
Charles
Took Oil Painting lessons from Dan L.
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"It's such a joy to take classes with Margarita. As a children's librarian by profession I'm impressed with how well she teaches and inspires children, always a lot of smiles in her classes. As an adult returning to art I'm learning so much about the core fundamentals that are taking my art to the next level. Margarita is an expert teacher, kind, considerate, and dedicated to helping her students achieve and develop their potential and talent. I highly recommend her, and her classes."
Sharon
Took Drawing lessons from Margarita D.
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"Margot was a wonderful teacher. She engaged with the group and had a lot of helpful tips. She was very encouraging and had a warm and welcoming personality. If you want to learn calligraphy I would recommend her 1000%!"
Jennifer
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"She's really a fantastic teacher. Every single lesson gets more and more customized as she gets to know your painting style and what issues you might have. And she gives fun projects! I would highly recommend for for anyone looking to get more information on tones, shading, coloring, sketching paintings, and even more. Looking forward to continuing!"
Anna
Took Oil Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"My 6 year old daughter really enjoyed her online drawing lesson with Jessica. The lesson was well-structured and thought through. The materials Jessica picked were diverse and informative. I was amazed how Jessica made the online lesson seem as if she was right here in our house. I asked my daughter how many more lessons should I set up for her and she answered: many, many more! I strongly recommend Jessica to any student learning graphite drawing!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Jessica M.
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"very fun and taught a lot of new stuff I didn't know even though it was only the first lesson!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Giuseppe B.
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