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Rufus S.

16 Reviews
Brandon, FL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
  • Teaching since 2010
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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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Norman T.

17 Reviews
Lutz, FL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Music.
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1978
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Norman T.

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I have enjoyed teaching the banjo the past 12 years. I emphasize the basics of banjo technique for bluegrass style. I like to use the Banjo Method from Hal Leonard publisher. Yes, you can really learn to play some of your favorite bluegrass favorites!

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 30 years in achieving their goals in lear

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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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Cameron H.

10 Reviews
Zephyrhills, FL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation from Hillsborough Community College Student Government
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Cameron H.

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With the highest range of the orchestral string family, the violin is capable of singing with the voice of an angel. Solid technique in combination with musical expression is what makes that possible, so these will be primary areas of focus during our lessons.

We will cover form (because that is the foundation of technique - without proper form, mastering the instrument is virtually impossible), intonation (which is as much about training the ears as it is the fingers), tone (I'm probably biased, but I think strings have the most beautiful and expressive sound of all of the instruments of the orchestra), theory (the grammar/vocabulary/sentence structure and written language of music), literature and history (the music itself, who wrote it, when it was written and in what context). It's a misnomer to lump almost 1000 years of the music of Western Civilization under the label "classical" (which technically represents less than 100 years of music history).

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About Cameron

Sharing the joy of music for over 40 years! Timeless and universal, music is a language that transcends all the spoken languages of the world. It is the language of the human heart and spirit. Cameron has worked with students of all ages, from children to senior adults. Whether you're just getti

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Mani
Cameron is an excellent teacher . He has vast musical experience and is so kind, friendly and patient with my son - Aarav .He has gone extra mile out of his way to learn about my son's learning pace and guided him
professionally to pick up the violin basics easily. Aarav was not only able to learn from him, but really enjoyed him as a teacher, as well.
Cameron is highly skilled at teaching. I would highly recommend him .
Luis
Cameron has been my voice teacher for close to four years.

I started taking voice lessons for the first time at a community college in Arizona. After moving to Florida, I met Cameron and resumed studying voice. It has been my pleasure to work with him and feel fortunate to have him as my teacher. He has helped me tremendously.

In the past, I was a baritone, but Cameron has worked with me to extend my range, so now I am more of a bari/tenor. He has helped me learn better breathing technique, so now I can hold my notes twice as long and my tone is very much improved.

It has been an honor to sing the National Anthem on multiple occasions with our local veteran's AVAST Color Guard presentations. Cameron worked with me for many lessons to improve my rendition of the Anthem. The Star-Spangled Banner is not an easy song and I wanted to sing it correctly. Cameron was very patient and helped me with the rhythm and diction. I sing it unaccompanied and I don’t read music, and I am in my 70’s. I think I am a challenge for my teacher! I have received several complementary letters on my performances, so I shared those complements with him because I could not have received them with out his help.

I highly recommend Cameron as a teacher and an honest person.
RagavG.
Mr Cameron is a wonderful teacher. Because of him I have learned more than I could ever possibly imagine. He teaches me little tips and tricks to keep me on task and to correctly play the violin. I may not have played violin for very long time but because of Mr Cameron I can play like I played the violin for 8 years! Mr Cameron has made me from a beginner all the way to a pro. Anyone who ever goes to Mr Cameron soon will be able to become a teacher. You forgot to keep your wrist straight, you forgot to keep your elbow straight, you are on the wrong line oh, don't worry, Mr. Cameron keep you on the goal. Mr Cameron is an amazing teacher.
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Nicolas R

3 Reviews
Mulberry, FL
Starting at $32
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches students 6 to 65
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Nicolas R

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In my flute lessons I like to demonstrate good organizational skills and structure to achieve the program content. Moreover, the psychological component is very important. For instance, in many situations a good teacher obtains the best musical performance from the student after gaining his/her confidence throughout the observance and understanding. Moreover, the success of the teaching process is also based on the selection of technical and musical work materials.

About Nicolas

Venezuelan flutist, teacher, composer, and conductor. A former member of the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra conducted by Mto. Gustavo Dudamel, Nicolás Real holds a Bachelor Degree in Flute Performance from the University Institute of Musical Studies in Venezuela, a Masters Degree in Flute Perfo

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Bella
Nicolas is an excellent teacher and also very cheerful which makes the lesson very enjoyable. Both my daughter and I enjoyed the first lesson and we look forward to the next lesson!
Maya
He was very patient and encouraging! He was was also extremely funny! Love him!
Jose
The lesson was great my son enjoyed his forst lesson. Looking forward to the next lesson.
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Carrie C.

Tampa, FL
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  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Carrie C.

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Experienced teacher of 13 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate/advanced piano student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Each student will be building a strong foundation of note reading, music theory, ear training, sight reading, technique, and more.
Received Associate of Arts in Music Degree from Hillsborough Community College; Received Bachelor of Arts in Music Degree from the University of Tampa; Received Florida Educator’s Certificate in Music K-12 after attending Educator Preparation Institute, Hillsborough Community College.

About Carrie

Carrie was raised in Buffalo, NY, where she graduated from City Honors High School (1979) with a New York State Regents Diploma as well as an Academic Music Diploma. She enjoyed performing in several musicals in school and in the community (Art Park in Lewiston NY) and singing in several choirs. I

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Hallie C.

35 Reviews
Tampa, FL
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French, Czech, German, English, Hindi
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded John Philip Sousa Award from Germantown High School
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Hallie C.

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Ability development from age 0. Having grown up in a Suzuki family, I have been trained in the Suzuki method since my birth. I love starting young children especially with the Suzuki method, as the so-called "Mother Tongue approach" seems the most efficient at getting young children to understand the language of music. I have taken courses in Suzuki method and am an active member of the Suzuki Association of America. For a class setting, please invite any siblings or friends to join in the fun of learning music!

About Hallie

Having grown up in a musical family with her mother a professional violinist, Hallie has been exposed to the joys of music since childhood. She learned how to play Suzuki piano at the age of three, and later percussion and string instruments from when I was six years old, and has playing and making

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Amrita
She gives good feedback works well with student
Nicole B.
karen
Hallie was great. Very easy to take a lesson online and fun!!!!

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"Great first lesson. Ryan is very helpful and patient"
Mikie
Took Bridge lessons from Ryan D.
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"Nicole is kind and patient, willing to keep working until you understand ❤️"
Oliver
Took Knitting lessons from Nicole S.
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"Erin was a wonderful teacher! I enjoyed every minute. She was very easy to talk to and listened to all my questions. You will not be disappointed with her as a teacher."
Joy
Took Crocheting lessons from Erin R.
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"Dipankar, is an excellent chess instructor. He currently teaches my 8 yr old daughter, and 12 yr old son. They are two completely different types of students however Dipankar has adapted to their individual personality types and the way that they learn. Dipankar is very knowledgeable and well equipped to teach young players and improve their skills. Dipankar has patience, and more importantly teaches them good habits that will help them far beyond chess. My children enjoy lessons with Dipankar they laugh and learn."
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Took Chess lessons from Dipankar G.
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"Kim is a real professional, very knowledgeable and patient. His approach to teaching the game is excellent..."
Andrew
Took Billiards lessons from Kim "The Dragon" Y.
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"Giving another glowing rating! I highly recommend Mya for sewing and for any craft. Very patient, knowledgeable, encouraging. I wish I had know about her years ago! :-)"
Joan
Took Sewing lessons from Mya Mya Seinn T.
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"Great instructor! I've really progressed quickly. Ryan is easy to understand and communicates really well. I liked him so much I signed up for a second session of lessons!"
Mikie
Took Bridge lessons from Ryan D.
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"I had a great experience.. Nicole was very patient with me, even through the technical difficulties."
Kischa
Took Crocheting lessons from Nicole S.
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"Great Teacher !
Anne-Louise explained everything I wanted to learn. Prior to the class I stated what topics I would like to cover and she did just that. she used examples and drawings to make my understanding much vivid. I look forward to having more classes with her."
Janai Gumbs
Took Sewing lessons from Annelouise M.
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"A great start, exactly what I needed."
Brett
Took Chess lessons from Cindle V.
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