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Natalie H.

57 Reviews
Yalaha, FL
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Bachelors in Music, Major in Music Business from Elmhurst College
  • Teaches Beginner
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Natalie H.

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Learn the basics of guitar at your own pace while learning some of your favorite songs.

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About Natalie

Born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago, at the age of 9, Natalie knew music was something that was just a part of who she was. Writing songs on the piano before lessons could be scheduled, Natalie found herself immersed in a medium that would bring her joy for the rest of her life. By age

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Natalie is delightful and makes learning FUN! Thank you!
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Dan A.

5 Reviews
Leesburg, FL
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Good Conduct Medal from U.S. Army
  • Teaching since 1974
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Kent State University
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Dan A.

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Finger exercises and scales are vital to gaining strength and finger independence in your hands. From there, studying a piano method and other repertoire books will help you to learn and enjoy playing the piano!

About Dan

Teaching someone to learn a musical instrument is my passion! I love watching a person learn and being a part of the process.I am a retired band director with thirty-two years of experience. Many of my former students have gone on to great careers, including a band director in Texas, district manage

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Sally
I highly recommend Dan Arnold as a music 🎶 instructor with 35 years of experience . Teaches in-depth skills ,theory and techniques. Very supportive of his students and encouraging. Understands all band instruments and how they work. Also teaches Piano.
Case W.
Dan was wonderful with my son. Very nice experience. Thank you.
Elly
Mr. A. has a talent for teaching that makes it a privilege to be one of his students. Our son has been thoroughly enjoying the time under his tutelage, and continues to do so via video while in-house is not an option. The trumpet lessons have included trumpet technique, musical notation and reading, ear training, trumpet hygiene, and instrument care.
Mr. A. is a respectful, punctual, and precise teacher who inspires students to reach their potential.
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Erin S.

2 Reviews
Dunnellon, FL
Starting at $125
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Fine Art Painting from Camden School of the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Erin S.

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Explore and expand your creativity, art skills, and gain valuable professional knowledge and instruction on how to realize your art (drawing, painting, composition, color, multimedia) goals. I am an international professional artist for over 40 years. I teach, create art teaching programs and curriculum, and develop community programs, and promote creativity internationally for over 30 years. I support the student artist to master their abilities, build practical skills, gain confidence and develop methods to harness their creativity. I have experience with working with artists of all ages with special needs and unique learning styles, as well as being culturally competent. Engaging in art and creativity can be therapeutic and life enhancing. The world needs artists and creative thinkers! Commit to your creative self and enjoy learning and realizing your full artistic potential. I look forward to working with you.

About Erin

My passion for art and painting brought me from my home town of of San Francisco to pursue an international professional career as an artist, designer and educator to many exciting places including New York, New Orleans, Florida, Europe, and the Middle East, as well research trips to many other coun

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Andrew Douglas
We used Erin extensively over several years for providing art lessons and art based therapy for our two elementary school aged kids. She did a really great job with them, including dealing with our autistic child. She adapted to their interests and found ways to focus them to bring out the artist inside and achieve really positive results. Would highly recommend.
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Marija (pronounced, "Maria") K.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Serbo-Croatian, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • General Music from CalArts
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Marija (pronounced, "Maria") K.

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Students will learn chord progressions, scales and picking techniques to apply in playing bluegrass.

About Marija (pronounced, "Maria")

Greetings from Marija (pronounced, "Maria")! Anyone who is curious about playing music or has a passion for it can learn. Whether you are an adult who is brand new at it (and you are NEVER "too old to start"), have been away from playing for a while & would like to get back into it, a performer w

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Tina D.
She is soooo GREAT!!

She makes me feel so comfortable, and is a great teacher!
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Keira M.

26 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Music Business, Songwriting, Contemporary Voice from Frost School of Music, University of Miami
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Keira M.

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I am a singer/songwriter that has performed all over the country and I would love to share my expertise with you. 18 years experience performing and 5 years experience teaching. Before moving to Los Angeles I taught at the award-winning Area Stage Company in Miami, FL. I have studied classical piano since the age of four and more recently studied jazz and pop/rock playing under award-winning performer/educator Daniel Strange at the Frost School of Music. I have also studied vocal and composition under Dr. Ana Flavia Zuim (music director for Hamilton). I want to cater to whatever you are passionate about because I believe the best way to learn is to be excited about music!

10+ years of songwriting experience. International radio play. Certified ASCAP songwriter. Winner of 2011 International Smashtune Songwriting Contest. Finalist in Kauai Music Festival Songwriting Contest. Winner of "18 in America" Songwriting Contest. Finalist in 2013 GrammyU Amplifier Center Stage Contest.

About Keira

I am a singer/songwriter and recording artist who has toured Los Angeles, New York, Washington D.C., Miami, and more. Over the years I have studied classical/jazz/pop piano, musical theater/jazz/pop/rock singing, and contemporary songwriting. I am proud to be winner of the 2011 International Smashtu

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Helen
Keira is an excellent teacher. She gave my children, ages 6 & 8, a solid foundation in reading music and playing piano. She has high expectations for all of her students and takes her job seriously. Our neighbor’s son also took lessons with Keira in our home, so I was able to see how she worked with three very different personalities and learning styles. She adapts her teaching to each child, and always remains focused. My children learned so much from Keira and really looked forward to their lessons - they would have taken a lesson every day if they could! She’s such a gifted teacher and musician and I was amazed at how much my kids learned, and how quickly. I highly recommend lessons with Keira! She is truly wonderful.
Miles, Eliana G.
Keira is fantastic with our kids! They look forward to lessons every week
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Keira is a wonderful and patient teacher who is always on time, always responsive to emails and questions, and is a joy to have in our home. We have a 6 year old daughter and she absolutely loves her piano teacher 🤗
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Daniel K.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • BA in Music Composition from Columbia College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Daniel K.

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About Daniel

Daniel, a former faculty member of Columbia College in Chicago, is a studio and live performance singer and musician based in Chicago. His teaching and performing experience spans three decades, and includes expertise in the studies of voice, guitar, piano, bass, drums, and trumpet, along with music

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Michael
Really great stuff !!
Ashleigh S.
It was only a first lesson but I can already tell I'm going to be taking more lessons with Daniel. He's very knowledgeable, patient, and dedicated. He detailed a specific plan for me to work on that isn't too rigid or boring, I'm looking forward to relearning the flute with him.
Mark
Great 1st lesson! Looking forward to continuing and learning more

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"One of the best and versatile dancers I know! And students rave about her as well! I would definitely recommend Jessica as your dance teacher!"
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Took Ballet lessons from Jessica A.
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"Ashley hit the nail on the head. Thanks Ashley for setting me straight and giving me several variations. Music and dance are intertwined."
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Took Dance lessons from Ashley M.
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"My daughter has been a student of Molly's for 3 weeks, now. From day one she has been the most energetic instructor we could have asked for. My daughter looks forward to the practice every week. After her lesson, she is so excited about the range of characters and the skills she's asked to display. Molly is very encouraging and always provides positive reinforcement. My daughter has been in several plays and has had issues with projecting and her confidence. I look forward to her next audition, as I believe Molly's instruction is providing the tools needed to be her best"
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Took Acting lessons from Molly M.
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"I loved how she taught me so much in just one session. She gave me more confidence but she was still a reality check for me."
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Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Susan S.
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"Excellent introductory lesson. Established a good relationship with the Triplets. Made everything fun and friendly."
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Took Acting lessons from Gina B.
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"James Walsh has helped me in more ways than can I could even imagine in the past 6 months I have trained with him. His challenges and ideas lit a creative spark in my mind, helping me express myself through playing the role of a character nicely (absolutely loving the accent practice i am being taught in). He has also provided a very therapeutic healing for my mental health, helping me to be more spontaneous and witty, instead of the wooden and mechanical person I once was.

James has a ridiculous amount of connections, resources and ideas at his hands, and gladly offers him to me to help me in my Method Acting. For those looking for a career in Acting, Comedy, or Film, James is definitely your man for opening several doors.

Throughout the months, he has been very supportive and encouraging, oftentimes doing welfare checkups on me throughout the week and showing me new ideas and techniques in film, acting and spontaneity. He demonstrates patience with learning curves, and gives good assignments to work on through the week for the next time you meet up. He also is understanding if you cannot make an appointment.

In terms of the actual classes, they are phenomenal. Many classes, when deliberately practicing, feel more like an actual In-the-moment conversation rather than a mechanical " Do this than that" layout. He gives a lot of good and fair feedback for improvement at the end of the class, and following the advice never failed to be right. Be prepared for time to fly, though, as 45 minutes will feel like 10, especially if you are REALLY in character and going back and forth with him on random topics, which almost make you feel like you have a hidden persona lol.

All in all, James is very experienced and skilled in teaching students of all walks of life, from aspiring actors/actresses to would be filmmakers to people simply looking to learn life skills that are invaluable to life, career, relationships and even mental health! There is something for all in this coach's teachings, provided you are wiling to put in the work. Phenomenal teacher and an all around great person!"
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Took Method Acting lessons from James W.
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