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Amber W.

24 Reviews
Bradenton, FL
Starting at $25
  • Bachelor Degree in Music Education from The College of Saint Rose
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
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Amber W.

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Experienced Music teacher of 8 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of their instrument and theory skills. I specialize in all styles. Typically, I use a variety of method books to pick from to meet the needs of the students. I also have many tools available to use during lessons.
My students have gone on to NYSSMA and on to college auditions successfully!

About Amber

I have been teaching private lessons since 2008, but have been studying music since I was only 4 with non stop private and in school lessons. I now have my Bachelor's degree in Music education and am working toward my Masters in Music performance and Instruction. I love working with my students

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Ken W.
Amber is fantastic!
Scott G.
Great first lesson. She made me feel very comfortable, was well prepared and did a great job.
Laura
Excellent instructor. Amber definitely knows flute instruction and is helping me get the basics I missed years ago.

Alexander S.

1 Review
Sarasota, FL
Starting at $30
  • Classical Guitar from University of North Carolina School of the Arts
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Alexander S.

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With me you'll get strong fundamentals, technique, and reading skills. I'm also excited to branch out with you into areas like theory, composition, and music-technology.

Intermediate and advanced players also welcome.

About Alexander

Welcome to my profile! I teach classical guitar and pop & rock guitar. I studied music at the North Carolina School of the Arts and New York University I'm quite knowledgeable and excited to help you reach your goals. Various musical interests and skill levels are always welcomed and e

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Sarah M.
Alex is so patient and a great teacher. He always has positive feedback and makes the lessons fun. He is very knowledgeable and does a fantastic job!
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Sarah D.

11 Reviews
Bradenton, FL
Starting at $32
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Sarah D.

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I've been teaching guitar for 6 years and love seeing my students discover their own musicality and style through guitar! I specialize in teaching school-age kids, teens, adult beginners, and secondary instrument learners.

As a beginner, you’ll learn to keep your strumming steady while changing between 2-5 basic chords within a few lessons. You will find in just a few lessons that the songs you know and love are actually accessible and playable! With continued practice, you’ll start to create your own songs using the chords you know, and you will learn more complex chords, strumming patterns, fingerpicking, transposing, and reading melodies on the staff.

I'll make your lessons meaningful to you, by creating many of my own visual aids to meet your level and interests. We will blend your favorite modern genres with “classic” and “classical” tunes, and explore composition and songwriting along the way! I strive to always give you just enough detailed, technical instruction for the ...

About Sarah

Hi, I'm Sarah, and I can help you turn that instrument sitting in the corner into a beloved musical hobby that you can always turn to through life’s ups and downs. Let's make music more often and enjoy the learning process! I specialize in teaching highly individualized, age-appropriate lessons

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Stephenie
Sarah is a kind and knowledgeable hoop instructor. I couldn’t hoop on my waist at all when I started taking lessons with her and now I am able to keep the hoop going indefinitely. And while working to improve my waist hooping I learned a variety of off-body tricks and combinations. Sarah is great at tailoring lessons to any skill level and focusing on your individual goals and limitations. She is also really friendly, approachable, and open to feedback. I would definitely recommend!
Caitlin
I have taken both in-person group classes and online group classes with Sarah. She always does a great job of catering to the students' levels and including some things everyone can do as well as some new things for everyone to learn!
Noelle
Sarah is such a wonderful teacher with just the right balance of patience, sterness, and fun, perfect for my young child just learning to play.

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Susan M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Artists International Young Musicians Award from Artists International
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Susan M.

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Perform like a pro from learning from a professional, prize-winning, internationally acclaimed concert artist. Learn technique, musicianship, stage presence and deportment, style, and everything about the Classical Music Career!

About Susan

Study Classical Piano with an International Steinway Artist! Learn to play the piano, duo piano and chamber music or be accompanied and coached for your recital or audition with Susan M. I offer premium quality musical instruction and stress the importance of a sound foundation which includes th

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Aparna
Susan is not only an accomplished musician, but she is also an amazing teacher and mentor. She elevated my daughter’s musicianship and helped her find her true potential as a classical pianist. My daughter’s success as a competitive pianist is due to Susan’s instruction, encouragement, and guidance. When we started lessons with Susan, we struck gold!
John
Susan is an experienced concert pianist with world-class expertise in the instrument, yet she is also an approachable educator + coach who has done a great deal to advance my technique and interpretation. I’m glad to have found her. Advanced pianists will be pleased to find someone who can help raise their game even further, but regardless of your skill level, I don’t think you’ll regret signing up with her.
Patricia C.
Susan was a PERFECT match for me. I really hate leaving her great knowledge. She has poured out to me her expert knowledge. Unfortunately, I am unable to continue. Susan is a teaching jewel to be cherished.
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Mariah B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, French, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mariah B.

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*I am in the process of earning a certification for teaching voice lessons, and we have already covered the majority of diagnosing vocal technique issues and how to help correct them.*

Though I am a novice teacher, I have worked with singers of various abilities and varying in goals. Working with anyone from people wanting to sing for a career to budding artists just wanting to be able to sing their favorite songs better, I offer an educational yet safe environment.

I provide a personalized path to healthy, improved singing dependent on the student's range and goals. Additionally, by stressing the importance of practicing and goal setting, I aim to inspire students to work hard towards their goals.

Whether you need help preparing for an audition, practicing for a performance, or you just want to have more confidence singing in front of your friends, I can help you strengthen your vocal technique, increasing your confidence.

I can not wait to help my future students become ...

About Mariah

I am Mariah, and I have a strong passion for music, which I have been studying for over 13 years. From the time I was ten years old, I have been formally singing in select choirs, musicals, and solo performances. Additionally, I write my own music and have recorded in professional studios. This pas

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Sanjana B.
She is awesome!
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Paul S.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Awarded Exclusive Registry from Cambirdge Who's Who
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Paul S.

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Blues, Jazz and Rock bass guitar and music theory to support learning of the instrument.

About Paul

Hi! My name is Paul and I'd love to share the joy of playing the guitar with you! I have been a professional musician and teacher for over 35 years. I know much about playing the guitar and being an artist. I am passionate about music, which is why lessons with me are so fun. I know how to custom

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Deborah
Paul's enthusiasm for the bass is infectious and a great motivator. I actually feel like I may be able to learn to play! In just one lesson I learned more than 5 hours of You Tube tutorials could have taught me.
Ken A.
Great Teacher

I played a little guitar throughout my life but was lacking an understanding of how the instrument works. I found myself strumming a few cords here and there but never with focus or improvement. After only three lessons with Paul, I'm now jamming to rock and the blues!Paul was quickly able to access my level of playing and I'm now understanding how the fretboard works and most importantly having lots of fun during lessons and practice. He teaches with passion and doesn't simply open a book but rather instills his lifelong experience and philosophy into lessons. Many can teach the mechanics of guitar but with Paul, you'll also understand the soul.
Meg M.
Paul Rocks !!

I just had my 2nd lesson with Paul and felt inspired to write a review. I have wanted to learn guitar for many, many years now. In the past, I have always gotten frustrated -or bored- and gave up before I ever even learned a chord. Our 1st lesson, Paul started me with some very basic mechanics. It was just the right amount of information to keep me interested and challenged but not so much that I was overwhelmed the 1st week. From just 15 -30 minutes a day of practicing, I have already gained some flexibility in my fingers and am beginning to have a "feel" for the instrument. I have seen more improvement and learned more from Paul and the exercises he has given me in just 2 lessons than I have collectively ever learned from any other teacher in the past or any book or online tutorial. His knowledge of the instrument, as well as music theory, is vast and he knows how to break it down into digestible bits for maximum benefit to the student. So I am not only learning to play guitar, I am also being introduced to music theory in a very easy to understand manner. He is very patient and creates a safe and supportive environment in which to learn comfortably. I am SO glad I found him!!! His way of teaching really works or me ~ I feel hopeful, inspired and motivated for the first time ever in attempting to learn this instrument. Thank you Paul and Thank You Take Lessons !!

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Took French Horn lessons from Emily B.
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"Aleksandre is an amazing, very professional music teacher. He's friendly and gets down to business quickly. He assessed my technique and current playing level, helped correct my issues, and explained how I could get a better sound. The foundation and tools he has given me have helped me practice more effectively. I can't believe how quickly I've progressed. I've taken private lessons in the past, but felt stuck. I wish I started with this teacher."
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"Ms. Celine is an amazing teacher. I’m lucky to have been taking piano and vocal lessons from her for the past year. She is such a patient teacher and always finds the way to help you learn complicated things in easy way. I hope to continue taking lessons for as long as I can!"
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Took Piano lessons from Celine K.
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"My son is very pleased with his teacher. He said he understands clearly what he is doing now. He had an instructor before but the connection just wasn't a fit for him."
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Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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"Natasha is the best! She is patient, knowledgeable and makes me feel good about myself as I struggle to learn the guitar. She is also just a really cool person, I would totally recommend her to anyone wanting to learn how play an instrument."
Tara
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Natasha C.
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"Perfection! Everything you could ever want in a private music teacher, Fawn is. I really enjoy working with her and always look forward to my lesson each week. I have grown and improved as a singer-songwriter-pianist. Thank you. for all your help Fawn!"
Robert
Took Singing lessons from Fawn A.
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"Very Experienced and Knowledgeable! Patient Instructor who explains everything and works at the student's pace."
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Took Piano lessons from Victor Q.
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"Dan is knowledgeable in what he teaches and his passion for music is infectious to his students"
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Took Singing lessons from Dan H.
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Jesse H.
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