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Kalyn B.

Lancaster, PA

About Kalyn

Kalyn B. has a variety of both teaching and performance experience. She has been a vocal instructor in the Lancaster area for over eight years, and enjoys watching her students grow and fall in love w
ith the art of singing. Kalyn has performed in several theater productions, including playing the female lead in Pirates of Penzance. She has performed in several choirs and a Capella groups in the area as well. Kalyn has been classically trained, but teaches all styles of music, including musical theater, pop, jazz, and gospel.

*** Lesson Details ***
Kalyn believes that in order to develop a strong vocal foundation, consistent practice is absolutely necessary. Though she wants lessons to be enjoyable and laid back, she also wants students to understand that it is hard work that will give them the results they are striving after. Lessons are developed around each students specific needs.

*** Studio Equipment ***
1) Finished basement w/ private entrance w/ f/w keyboard, amp, and seating for parents

*** Specialties ***
I specialize in classical and pop vocals, due to my training in those areas. However, I am prepared and have taught broadway and other various styles as well.
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Stephanie H. October 30, 2012
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I am not trying to toot anyone's horn but I have had three sessions with her and already I feel and hear a good difference in my voice. I have more confidence with singing infront of others and I can sing songs I have sang for years with more confidence and it sounds much better. I look forward to more sessions and spending a year or however long it takes to get my voice perfect!
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Kalyn B.

Kalyn B.

Lancaster, PA 17603
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$30 / 30-min
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Nikita B.

Palmyra, PA

About Nikita

Hello!
My name is Nikita and I am a violin, viola and guitar instructor with 13 years of teaching experience. I work with international students of all ages at every skill level. So I am fully commit
ted to the entire range of musical education.
Have you been contemplating professional music lessons? You have found the right teacher! I acquired a Master’s Degree in the St. Petersburg State Music Conservatory of Russia. For over 20 years of my musical study and career I was not only teaching, but successfully performing in numerous concerts and recitals as a solo/chamber ensemble/symphony orchestra performer. I am also a recipient of various awards for republic and international competitions, amongst which are the V International Competition, Ukraine, and XXXIII Republic Competition, Kazakhstan.
Do you think the lessons also should be interesting and fun? You’re right! For the best results you need to enjoy the entire process. That is why my lessons are always easy to understand, interesting and fun.
I would love the opportunity to assist in your growth and development in the musical arts and remember… you’re never too young or too old to start!!!
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Rachel January 31, 2016
Guitar · In home
He is a great teacher! He balances technique with expression in his teaching, from learning scales to performing pieces. He made it challenging, but fun. He taught me and all my siblings as well and they have all grown to appreciate music and gained skills that they use in other areas of music and learning.
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Anise Castro January 9, 2016
Violin · In studio
Having worked with Nikita and knowing him personally, I hold him in very high regards. Not only Nikita is an outstanding performer and musician, but he also is a very strong teacher, who holds high level of professionalism. Nikita finds individual approach to each one of his students, helps them find passion for music within themselves and express it in their performance, all of which are key pedagogical qualities. Having music as an essence of his life, Nikita naturally sparks love for music in other people. Nikita gave me many helpful tips on how to become a better performer, as well as how to have the confidence to be one. But above all, Nikita has a very bright personality, a very lighthearted sense of humor and a natural ability drive people towards him. Nikita is a very inspiring young man.
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Valentin January 8, 2016
Guitar · In home
I've been taking Nikita's lessons for last 3 years and not only gained guitar playing and signing skills but also greatly enjoyed each and every lesson. Nikita's ability to adjust the education with respect to your level and personal interests is just amazing: classic music and modern songs, theory and practice, even your own favorite musical compositions make the educational program. This is much more than I could imagine!
Nikita has also been teaching my son for 5+ years and the result is simply awesome!
Thanks a lot Nikita, looking forward to keep attending your classes!
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Nikita B.

Nikita B.

Palmyra, PA 17078
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$25 / 30-min
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Maria W.

Hummelstown, PA

About Maria

Maria - Guitar Instructor. Maria is a published guitar composer for RDSD Publishing for T.V. and small film projects. She has been teaching guitar for over 20 years. Many of Maria's students have gone
on to further their careers in music education, music business, and audio technology at Belmont University, Lebanon Valley College, and Berkeley College of Music. Maria has five original music CDs and has toured the East Coast opening up for music legends Roger McGuinn, Michael McDonald, Livingston Taylor, and John Sebastian. She has has been the featured musician at the Belmont Race Track, Atlantic City Beach Festival, and the Philadelphia Folk Festival. Maria is a six time scholarship winner to Duqesne University's Guitar and Bass Workshop and School. She has also studied with guitar instructors from Peabody Conservatory, Towson University, and Elizabethtown College. In addition, she holds a music marketing and music technology diploma from the Harrisburg Area Community College.

Maria is also a active and performing ensemble member of the Lancaster Classical Guitar Society.
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A.J. McCulley February 24, 2016
Great teacher! My son and daughter both enjoy her teaching style. Some technical book work balanced with fun current music they enjoy. Very creative teacher. Keeps it fun while learning! Great for guitar or drums.
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Brig February 14, 2016
Bass Guitar · In studio
She was a fantastic bass teacher who really help me bring my talent to the next level, because of her I am now one of the best bass players in both my school and my church, and I am planning on getting a minor degree in music thanks to her.
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Diane February 13, 2016
Guitar · In home
Maria is always upbeat and knows exactly what you require to move your guitar playing forward. The lessons are always interesting and challenging and build on your last lesson. If there is a passage that is too difficult, she will break in down to understandable pieces. I would recommend Maria to anyone who has the desire to move their playing forward.
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Maria W.

Maria W.

Hummelstown, PA 17036
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starting at
$29 / 30-min
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Christopher C.

Mount Joy, PA

About Christopher

Hello! I am a Juilliard trained Opera Singer/Vocal Coach. I have been teaching voice since 1999. I have an undergraduate, Masters and Ph.D in Music and have performed at some of the leading opera hous
es in the world. I am trained to teach Opera, Broadway, Musical Theater and Popular vocal styles! It all starts with good vocal technique that can be transferred to all vocal genres.
When I approach a teaching situation, the first things I always ask myself are how I can draw the students in, how I can make them excited about learning what I am teaching, and how I can stimulate their intellectual and musical interests, thereby inspiring them to seek out further opportunities for music learning and experience beyond the particular context of the course or lesson.
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Christopher C.

Christopher C.

Mount Joy, PA 17552
starting at
$35 / 30-min

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