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Joshua B.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $49
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
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Joshua B.

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I have written music for small wind ensembles, including wind quartets as well as a group of bassoon players.

I currently write a few songs per week on my guitar, which often times have vocal melodies and sometimes words.

About Joshua

I am a tutor who earned a music teaching degree, substitute taught, and didn't become a school teacher. I held professional tech retail jobs and am supplementing my life with my passion - education. Whatever subject or instrument I teach, I celebrate students' successes; and I enjoy helping lear

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Jj P.
Great with my 9yo son!!
Dee Dee B.
My son had a wonderful lesson and was well prepared for his exam
Cameron P.
Our son first time playing bassoon. Base on my son experience, he find Joshua to be very nice, patients, and explains a lot of information. It help him understand about the instrument and the sound when he play. He do have a sense of humor which help my son to have fun and be more comfortable. He also teaches other instruments, too. Highly recommended to everyone!!!!
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Stephanie H.

162 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English and Spanish
  • Vocal Performance and Voice from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
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Stephanie H.

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You'll learn the components of what makes a good song work. From structure, to chord progressions as well as guidance on lyric writing.

About Stephanie

Stephanie speaks both english and Spanish fluently from having grown up in a multi cultural family, as well as having lived in seven different countries throughout her life. From a very early age, she studied and took lessons both in school and privately, for many different forms of dance, visual a

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Charlotte
Stephanie is a wonderful voice teacher! This is my first time taking lessons and she has made it comfortable (even though I was shy at first) and so much fun! You can tell she really cares about her students and loves what she does. Thank you, Stephanie!
Vanessa
I can genuinely say Stephanie is the best voice instructor I’ve ever had! Aside from being the sweetest and most encouraging, she knows her technique well and always makes sure to find out what exercises work best for your voice. I noticed improvements within the first few lessons (that I’ve never felt with other instructors). I highly recommend her. The lessons are so much fun! :)
Rochelle
I love taking lessons with Stephanie! She goes above and beyond for me and really takes the time to help me with my unique vocal needs. She’s an excellent teacher and I look forward to all my lessons with her. Highly recommend!

Leeora K.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Leeora K.

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I teach many styles of music by teaching music theory at various levels. This is very important if one wants to achieve great skills in writing music.

About Leeora

I have been playing piano since age 9. I was the school accompanist during High School and received a scholarship in piano. I attended CSU Dominguez Hills and took many music classes. I received a BS Degree in Behavioral Science with a Minor in Music. I have been the church organist for over 20 yea

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Michelle
Leeora has been teaching piano and voice to my 20 year old son for over a year now. She is the first teacher who has inspired him to pursue his music. My son Graham is progressing well and for the first time practicing between lessons. Leeora is very reasonably priced. She really cares about her students. Leeora is a wonderful, patient, talented music teacher. She is the most effective music instructor my kids have ever had.
Marlene
I can't say enough about how much both of my daughters enjoyed taking lessons from Ms. Leeora for many years! They began at ages 4 and 5 and learned a great deal and never complained and thoroughly loved going to lessons, practicing at home, and performing.

Ms. Leeora was beyond patient and went above and beyond by breaking down songs my girls liked so they could play them. I was always amazed at how quickly my girls began to play songs and it was all due to Ms. Leeora and her ability to make it fun for them and to cater to their specific individual needs.

I HIGHLY recommend her as a teacher. She is always professional and caring and truly loves to teach. You will not be disappointed!
Maureen Flaherty
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It has been a pleasure to have Ms. Leeora K. teach my son how to play piano for two years. My son developed a positive relationship with Ms. K. He excelled in piano under her direction. Ms. K. is a responsible, kind, thoughtful, and professional piano instructor that we were blessed to have worked with. I appreciate that Ms. K. is passionate and caring about teaching my son and others how to play the piano.

I believe that Ms. K. would make an excellent candidate for any work position that she seeks because she is a friendly, helpful, and reliable person. I highly recommend Ms. K! Please feel free to contact me if you should need further information.


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Frankie P.

30 Reviews
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  • Awarded Berklee Achievement Scholarship from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Master of Music from Boston University
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Frankie P.

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I have written and recorded well over 100 professional level songs. I teach how to understand diatonic structure and chord resolution and how, once you know the "rules" you can break them all to play exactly what you hear should be in the song.

About Frankie

Hello, future student. I want to tell you just a little about myself to see if you would like to study with me. I have over 20 years of teaching experience with degrees from West Virginia University, Berklee College of Music, the University of West London, along with a Doctorate in Music Educ

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Sarah
Enjoyed my first lesson! Got my work cut out!
Carter M.
Frankie’s great. My son has progressed well and is learning a lot!
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Jaki N.

5 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded #9 on the Dance Club Chart from Billboard
  • N/A from Monster Music Lessons
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Jaki N.

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The songs I've been publicly credited with writing have been streamed over 7 million times. They've been featured in Billboard magazine, LA Weekly, they've charted on Billboard (two times in the Top 10, 4 times total). I work behind the scenes with some of the biggest names on the planet on a pretty regular basis. I can teach you how to write a song, but I can also teach you the industry top down.

About Jaki

With 8 years of teaching history both in person and online, celebrity clients, and a lifetime of first hand artistic experience, I can't wait to help you with whatever it is you want to know! I teach voice, piano, songwriting, recording, and music theory! I offer 30, 45, 60, or 90 minute lesson

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Lauren
Jaki is a very kind, encouraging, and patient teacher! She is great at helping me work through challenging pieces, as well as building my music theory knowledge, and I have learned and improved so much in the time I have been taking lessons from her. :)
Kate
Jaki is a great teacher. She is on time. Easy to understand and always takes a caring approach to understnad my progression.
Angelo M.
I've worked with Jaki for more than five years, we have worked on vocal and piano training. She's a professional that is an amazing musician with amazing insight. Whether it's live vocal performance, musical recording, or music theory she has always instructed me well and I improve every year. When I first started, music was just a hobby, but Jaki helped me get to a point where I feel comfortable pursuing musical performance and entertainment as a career. The more you work with her, and the more familiar she is with you, your voice, and your musical knowledge, the better each session will be. If you go into each lesson prepared and with a good attitude as you should, she can help guide you to whatever aspiration you have for yourself musically.
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Benjamin M.

33 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 to 70
  • BA in Music Composition and English from Columbia College Chicago
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Benjamin M.

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As a songwriter, my style has been influenced by the Psych-Rock, Punk and Post-Punk movements. I write songs that have connections with The Beatles, Syd Barrett, David Byrne, The Cure, Guided by Voices, Arcade Fire, Mew - to name a few. Whether you enjoy Pop music or wish to break out of the traditional pop song structure, I can help you develop your own personal flair. Originality is key!

NOTE: I recorded a CD in 2006 that was selected as 1 out of 48 albums to be nominated for the Grammys as best Alternative Rock album of the year. I have the document to prove this :)

I currently teach in my home studio with recording capability, or the students home.

About Benjamin

Hello Future Students! Whether you want to pursue a Musical Career or simply learn how to Play your Favorite Tunes for friends and family, I am here as your Teacher and Guide. Until the current pandemic is properly assessed, I teach only through the use of Skype or Zoom. Originally from

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Bryan P.
Excellent instructor and a way cool guy. My first lesson was really informative, with so many helpful tips and techniques. Ben is a friendly, patient teacher, and I am looking forward to my next lesson!
Charlie and Cindy
We had our first saxophone lesson with Benjamin today and it was excellent! He is clearly a master that can assess a student’s skill level and adapt the lesson to suit their needs. He is just what we needed :)
Bryan K.
30 lessons for my high school son with Ben. Excellent teacher. Always on time. Very professional. Baritone Sax. Highly recomend. Will be getting more lessons with Ben.

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"He was able to Break down song writing in a very easy way so that I could take lyrics and apply them to cords. I really enjoyed the methodology and how personable he was and patient."
Dana
Took Songwriting lessons from Lorin D.
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"Melaena was great with my 7 year old. Made her feel comfortable and able to open up with ideas and suggestions. She mediated the class well and allowed for all participants’ voices to be heard. Had an amazing end result each class. True treasures we’ll cherish forever.
Thanks for everything Melaena!"
Cynthia
Took Songwriting lessons from Malena K.
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"Absolutely amazing!!

So incredibly sweet, talented, and such an amazing teacher! From the moment I met fawn we immediately connected. She genuinely cares and makes you feel so comfortable, so opening up to her when it came to writing songs was incredibly easy and natural. Very giving with her time and she will help you tackle any problems you're having in order to achieve your goals."
marielle
Took Songwriting lessons from Fawn A.
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"Chrissy helps me build self- confidence in songwriting. She gives very good instructions and facilitates creative thinking . Beyond the technical aspects, she is experienced, , knowledgeable, compassionate, funny, and a joy to work with."
Paula
Took Songwriting lessons from Chrissy S.
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"I only got to take lessons from Marc for a couple of months in the summer of 2016 (I had to move away for work), but he is hands down the best music teacher I've ever encountered. It's a year and a half later and I'm still benefitting from his tutelage. From beginner to advanced, you've found the right guy for the job."
Chris
Took Songwriting lessons from Marc M.
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"Avery has thoroughly enjoyed her lessons with Jordon and looks forward to continuing for many more. His approach is easy to understand, tailored to her specific needs, and yet pushes her out of her comfort zone forcing her to learn new things that will help her take her songwriting to the next level."
Avery
Took Songwriting lessons from Jordan D.
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"Talented and insightful teacher!"
Cortnie
Took Songwriting lessons from Josh L.
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"I am an older student that has been predominantly self-taught, and wanted some assistance with my songwriting. What better teacher is there than one with than one that is signed, is proficient at music theory and teaches a number of instruments? Natalie has used a variety of resources to help move me forward."
Rich LeBlanc
Took Songwriting lessons from Natalie H.
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"I enjoy my song writing coach Frankie. His knowledge and patience was well appreciated."
Dwonka "Dee"
Took Songwriting lessons from Frankie P.
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"I was really nervous about my performance of an original pop-song for my concert coming up in school. Things weren't working out with my previous teacher and that's when I found Taylor! She guided me through pairing the music with my lyrics, but in a way that really made me feel confident in what I was making! Taylor is super fun and easy to work with and when we weren't writing... we were cracking dad jokes! XD I performed the song at my school concert and I couldn't have been happier with the result! I definitely recommend Taylor and want to work with her soon again :3"
Rebecca (Becky)
Took Songwriting lessons from Taylor A.
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