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Popular Music Recording Teachers in San Mateo, FL

Nathan D.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Bachelor of Arts from West Chester University of Pennslyvania
  • Teaching since 2014
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Nathan D.

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Recording techniques, input and output, audio theory, plug-ins, compression, EQs, multi-tracking, noise reduction...

What's it all mean? What is it about?

I've recorded on many formats and programs over the years, from a pocket tape recorder, to a 4-track, to digital workstations, to PCs with everything from MIDI to USB to Firewire interfaces.

I have recorded drums, guitars, bass, vocals, keyboards, pianos, harmonica, clarinet, tap dancing... just to name a few.
I can show you how to get the most out of your equipment and how to master what to do effortlessly, without the dreaded "killing the vibe" once things get rolling.

I can show you how to pick out the right microphones, then where to place it, rig it, and take into account sound absorption/reflections. Noise reduction, isolation, gain, equalization, and theory can be discussed. I can help you find materials and even software to create a better recording environment.

I can give tips on playing live or being ...

About Nathan

Hello! My name is Nathan, but you can also call me Nate or Nay. I have played guitar, bass, and drums for over twenty years. I also sing, play piano, and play several wind instruments. I compose music, and I have been involved in numerous live performance bands and recording studio proj

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Karen
Nathan is an excellent teacher. He is very clear in his explanations and helped me to better understand guitar chords, strumming patterns and fingering. He gave me several exercises to work on in the coming weeks. I am looking forward to my next class.
-Karen A
Brian S.
Great lesson. Look forward to next week.
Gavin
Excellent. Friendly and met my son where he’s at!
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Chris S.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, German
  • B.A. in English and American Literature from University of South Florida
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chris S.

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Some people have a desire to get into the music industry as recording engineer, but have no idea how to get started. Others are musicians that simply want to capture a performance of their music so others can listen to it in their cars or on when they exercise. Music recording is super cool! You learn how to take a picture of music that can be enjoyed by everyone. When you take lessons in music recording, we cover everything: computer hardware requirements, the pros and cons of different software, microphones, interfaces, mic placement, and tons of other stuff. Music recording can be as simple or as complex as you want it to be, but with whatever level you want it to be, I'm going to make sure you have fun doing it!

About Chris

A short history of my experience with music and education: The first instrument I learned to play was the guitar in 2001. I played the guitar on the worship team at FBC of Midway in Plant City, FL from 2001 to 2005. I began teaching private music lessons in 2003. I played bass guitar in

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Duran H.
CHRIS was awesome!!! My first lesson was with a guitar that I’d had for years, he fixed the guitar so that I would have something to practice on, whilst he fixed the guitar he didn’t forget why he was there and went over notes and chords etc, After fixing my guitar we had time to go over the gchord and I pretty much had it as he was walking out the door. I’m very pleased!!!
Adam C.
Chris is a wonderful instructor. I took music recording lessons from him and it was very informative and relaxed.
Travis
Chris is very knowledgeable, patient, and very thorough! I have had an amazing experience and would highly recommend him to anyone looking to learn guitar or improve their skills.

Rob L.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • B.A. from University of Florida
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students Male: 8 and up; Female: 12 and up
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Rob L.

4 Reviews
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About Rob

Hey Everyone! I’m Rob! I’m a progressional songwriter and guitar instructor with over 15 years of teaching experience. I studied writing and received my B.A. at the University of Florida and received a Certificate with a concentration in Songwriting and Performance at Berklee College of Music i

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Johann
I met Robby in college and he was a really good guitar player. I wanted to learn from him as much as I could. He actually took the time to set me up with lessons and gave me very specific stuff to practice. He would check in with me every couple weeks and see if I had any questions and how I was doing. I moved and had to stop lessons for a year or two. A few years later I called him and asked to get together for a couple lessons. He was blown away at how much I improved and was so genuinely happy for me. We still talk every week and if I ever have a guitar question I call him. He's my friend, and he's gonna be a famous guitar player some day.
Mike
I started learning from Rob 5 years ago. I didn't think he'd want to spend time teaching me because I didn't know anything about guitar and he was so good. I was so wrong! Since our first lesson, he treated me like a friend, and 5 years later and we are great friends. I started off being able to play a couple notes, and now I can pay solos and songs and learn just about anything I want! Thanks Rob! Take Lessons from this guy! He's the Best!
Stephen A.
My brother told me he found this great guitar teacher, and I was skeptical because he has been playing guitar for a long time and has never really sounded good. Two weeks after he mentioned him, all of the sudden he didn't suck any more. He was actually kinda good. So I tried a lesson with him and Wow! Within my first lesson I was already able to play a song! I can't afford lessons since I'm in school right now, but my brother still takes lessons with him. Even though I no longer take lessons with him I still call Rob and ask him questions about guitar all of the time, and he always makes time for me. I don't know where my brother or I would be without him. Great Teacher. Great Friend.

Meet Online Music Recording Teachers Serving San Mateo, FL

Chan C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded Final Fantasy Orchestra from Flute
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Chan C.

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I have been a music producer and a recording engineer for 4 years. Currently, I am a semester away from graduating at Berklee College of Music as a Music Production & Engineering major and Electronic Production & Design major. Everyday, I record, produce, and work with countless artists. I am currently a head engineer of an R&B ensemble and run the session weekly. I am sure I can teach you the best I can and get the best knowledge to you.

About Chan

I am a professional flute player, composer, beatmaker, producer, recording engineer, music theory tutor, and a Korean language tutor. I am currently a semester away to graduate from Berklee College of Music. I am currently double majoring in Music Production&Engineering and Electronic Productio

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Jordan D.

93 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Awarded Nominated for "Best Original Score" from The Attic Film Festival
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
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Jordan D.

93 Reviews
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I graduated Magna Cum Laude from UTA with a bachelors degree in Music-Media. I am currently a music producer/studio engineer/session musician for Drive35 Productions. I record and produce music every day.

About Jordan

13 years ago, I picked up a guitar and began my life-long pursuit of music. This pursuit has led me in a wide variety of directions. Today, I am a worship leader for Fellowship of The Parks, an on-staff music-producer and session musician at Drive35 Productions, and a passionate instructor. I h

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Phoenix D.
Jordan is fantastic! We have been so pleased. Since starting with Jordan our son is loving piano again.
Steven
Jordan is a nice guy, my son enjoys the lessons. So far seems like a good experience.
Julio
After many years of contemplating learning an instrument and making excuses like a busy schedule, I finally made the commitment. I started the first few weeks with online videos and made a little progress. I found Jordan through this sight. I was hoping to find someone who would help guide me on a steady path to improvement and growth. Jordan has been a perfect fit for me. He's patient (I'm not). He is encouraging (I'm pretty hard on myself). I am slowly getting better and wanting to stick with it. I think it's because he's clear and methodical in his teaching and he keeps you enthused with music that you like. While I have a long way to go, I practice every day and look forward to my weekly lessons with Jordan. I'm learning the guitar for my self and over the past three month Jordan has helped me stay engaged and excited about playing the guitar. I highly recommend Jordan and will continue to learn from him.
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David E.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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David E.

27 Reviews
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I have a nice home recording studio and if the student is willing we can record some of the songs we are working on and even show them how the intricate process works.

About David

A fun, friendly, and professional Music Instructor at your service for Voice, Guitar, Piano, Bass, Drums, & Ukulele! I have a BA degree from Florida Atlantic University in Music Performance for Classical/Flamenco/Jazz/Blues guitar and I've also performed on the Piano/Keyboards for a couple differe

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Eric
I enjoy taking piano lessons with David. He motivates me to practice and improve. He is very knowledgeable and great at teaching.
Glenn G.
David quickly assesssed my skill level, and has shown and given me both excersizes and songs to play. Said plainly, he's a great instructor.
John H.
Really nice guy!

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Average Cost of Music Recording Lessons in San Mateo, FL

The average cost of 60-minute music recording lessons in San Mateo is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $276 per hour.
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$56 average
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"I've been blessed to lead & play in bands with Jordan for several years now, at the Cornerstone at UTA college ministry and his current church, and also in-studio on an independent recording project. He is one of the most consistently cheerful & competent men I have ever known, works hard, always on time, flexible and a humble life-long learner. I recommend Jordan to everyone who needs a teacher in the north part of DFW, he's much fun and very good at everything he does!"
- Joey
Took Music Recording lessons from Jordan D.
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"Best instructor ever"
- nicolas
Took Music Recording lessons from Andrew R.
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"Milton has been a really good fit for our son, because he is easy-going, knowledgeable and always comes ready to teach something new. His relaxed style suits our household without seeming unprofessional, and he is extremely encouraging. These lessons all started during a rough medical situation for our son, and Milton just rolled with it, making sure our son created music and didn't focus only on his health. It also gave our son something positive and creative to work on, making him feel less like an invalid and more like a musician. Overall, we have been so happy with Milton and would highly recommend him to anyone."
- Michelle
Took Music Recording lessons from Milton J.
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"Chris is a wonderful instructor. I took music recording lessons from him and it was very informative and relaxed."
- Adam
Took Music Recording lessons from Chris S.
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"Randy has been a very positive influence in my musical life

I got a lot of inspiration and encouragement from Randy to express myself and create my own music. In fact, I am now a film composer.
Ryan S."
- Ryan
Took Music Recording lessons from Randy L.
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"Eric is great! He’s very knowledgeable about all of the aspects of music. We’ve recorded music together and collaborated and the music has been awesome. I recommended him."
- Jonathan
Took Music Recording lessons from Eric J.
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"This spring semester started off very stressful, but after getting James to tutor me for my music business class it have been a big relief. My grades started going back up and the biggest accomplishment of them all is that I passed my class with a B+. “Thank god out of all the teachers on takelessons.com I chose him.”

James is very caring and understanding and most definitely knows his stuff when it comes to Music business. He really cares about his student’s and really wants to see them win , even when he’s not on the clock with you at the moment he randomly sends you helpful tips and interesting reading files that can help you along the way to become a success artist. I will most definitely keep him around while I'm on my Musical Journey ! and If I were you I would too."
- Jeyney
Took Music Recording lessons from James W.
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"Will was everything I expected. I was looking for someone to teach naturally as opposed to rote (boring) learning. I'm sure Will can do rote but he did what I asked.

He really knows his music and can teach in a way that gets my son directly into actually playing music, which is exactly what I was after.

He’s really flexible and can take anything and turn it into something good.

The pace was spot-on, matching perfectly the maximum my son could understand at the time.

I think my son learnt the absolute maximum he could in that short space of time and he learned a LOT."
- Eban
Took Music Recording lessons from Will F.
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"Thank you so much Lorin for the remote classes!! You were amazing and I learned more from you than I did from my in-person teacher here in town. Thanks!!"
- Anita D.
Took Music Recording lessons from Lorin D.
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"You gotta try this guy, he won't let you down.

Simplistic and easily understood. Designed dummyproof. Intuitive to the student needs and best learning style. Does not read off the page. Dynamic and injects fun into the lesson. Highly recommended to anyone regardless of ability level."
- Benjamin
Took Music Recording lessons from Tim B.
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