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Carlos C.

Miami, FL

About Carlos

My name is Carlos, I have studied guitar for over 8 years with 3 years in the mighty electric guitar and 5 in the classical. Aside from mastering the most challenging concert pieces I am a composer with over 23 written and recorded songs, from classical to heavy metal. I am the teacher that will not only teach you guitar but will make you live and breathe the instrument. My style is design to motivate students to not only learn this beautiful instrument but also appreciate it and learn the discipline, commitment and unparalleled reward it brings to play it. Above all I I want my students to ex
perience the immense joy of learning a new song, or making something sound cool by your own hand, or hopefully to create beautiful music that no one in the history of the earth has ever head before. I want to transfer my experience when I was younger to my pupils. I am a funny, cool, easy going guy that knows his stuff like you won't believe; and if the guitar is what you want to master, it is me who you are after!

*** Lesson Details ***
Here is what to expect for those who are interested in taking lessons from me:
1) A beautiful, clean and spacious study environmental oriented for the musician.
2) My 100% full attention and instruction.
3) Amazing teaching techniques and the best supplemental material (books, stereos, music stands, tuner, chord charts, lot of books, and everything else you could possibly think of)

The Curriculum (Classical, Electric, Blues, Pop and Acoustic Guitar)
-Beginner- (All styles)
1. Mastering the proper posture, finger styles and position of the hands.
2. Basic music reading and language, intro to the music world.
3. Simple Great sounding songs!

-Intermediate- (All styles)
1. Scales and chords.
2. Intermediate music theory (chord building, reading, intro to solos, building scales)
3. Popular songs (student's choice)
4. Music Composition (student's choice)

-Advanced- (Classical, Pop, Electric and acoustic guitar)
1. All scales and advanced arpeggios.
2. Advanced Music Theory (music analysis, advanced solos, scale modes, advanced music notation and reading)
3. Challenging songs, guitar solos and electric guitar lead parts. Tremolo for classical guitar.
4. Complex composition if student's desire (multiple parts, writing music using Finale software and recording)

-Professional- (Only Classical Guitar)
1. Concert repertoire pieces ( Tarrega, Barrios, Villa lobos, etc.)
2. Music dynamics, tempo changes, speed, emotion in music and consistent and fast tremolo.
3. Classical composition and writing in Finale.
4. In-depth music analyzing and development of pitch.

Class Schedule (All styles and levels)
1. Greetings, setting up, tuning, cookies maybe? :)
2. Warm up exercises (scales arpegios, etc)
3. Student shows progress done on homework for instructor feedback.
4. Song, composition or exercise rehearsal or new material introduced.
5. Homework for next class assigned.

Things to remember:
1. I can provide guitars if the student does not have, yet it recommended that he or she acquire one as soon as possible.
2. I have stereo, recording equipment and music writing software for those interested in composition;.
3. Music sheets and exercises can be provided either in print or digitally to the student.
4. Parents and relatives or friends are welcome to observe the class.
5. After 3-6 months if student practices expect astonishing results specially in beginner and intermediate levels (students will be able to play most popular songs and be introduced to soloing).
6. You get out of it what you put into it! Practice practice practice and before you know it you will be blowing people away with your skills!

*** Studio Equipment ***
Living room: spacious, chairs, 5 guitars, amps, books, music stand, tuner, staff paper. Additional seating for parents.

University: practice room in music department, chairs, music stands, additional seating for parents.

*** Travel Equipment ***
I can provide everything from books to guitars if the student does not have it, yet I urge that eventual they do acquire the necessary gear.

*** Specialties ***
I specialize in the classical Spanish guitar. I also enjoy teaching students how to compose so they can tap into their inner creativity. I can teach any style of rock with the electric guitar and also acoustic guitar.
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Dareine "Dee" M. October 26, 2014
Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
One word sums it up...AMAZING!!!!!!!
Not only is he a great instructor...his skills will blow you away!
I'm so happy I found him!
He is worth every penny...trust me!
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Stephanie S. January 7, 2014
Guitar
Great

I am not going to write much but trust the other reviews guys, this teacher is definitely one of a kind.
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Brandon A. December 16, 2013
Guitar
Chill, great instructor

Carlos really knows what he is doing, not only is he very friendly and amenable but he will floor you with his guitar skills. He really knows how to bring out the creativity in students and after just a few classes I am loving guitar like never before. Not to mention he is hilarious! Have you guys seen the horse video??? Take him!
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Carlos C.

Carlos C.

Miami, FL 33185
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$25 / 30-min
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Daniel S.

Miami, FL

About Daniel

I have been teaching guitar for many years; privately and in the classroom. I specialize in teaching classical guitar but also play several other instruments.

I earned my Bachelor's degree in classical guitar performance under Dr. Eladio Scharrón at the University of Central Florida, and received my Master's degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. There I studied with Denis Azabagic, winner of 11 major international guitar competitions and recognized as one of the premier guitar virtuosos in the world.

I am currently the Outreach Coordinator for the Florida Guitar
Foundation and I teach guitar full-time at South Dade Senior High School. I have a great deal of knowledge and I love to teach. I feel that my wide instrumental and stylistic experience give me a well-rounded perspective, which I strive to impart to my students.
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NicolasS February 25, 2011
Daniel is a patient and respectful instructor. He understands what is necessary to study to become a good guitar player and knows how to pass his knowledge without overwhelming his students.
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Ta'FanesamekeyaD August 9, 2009
Mom

Daniel is very patient but does no mind calling Trinity on her inattentiveness. He works well with and respects her intelligence.
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MiguelD July 26, 2009
student

very good at pointing out things that I need to work on, and also very helpful on how to correct them.
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Daniel S.

Daniel S.

Miami, FL 33157
(4)
starting at
$29 / 30-min
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Alicia B.

Miami, FL

About Alicia

Alicia has been playing the violin since she can remember thanks to her very talented musical family. Because of their efforts she received her first exposure to loving and teaching music at an early age through attending and later assisting her mother's Suzuki string program. They also afforded her the opportunity to learn with some of the finest violin teachers Miami has to offer.
A proud alumni of Miami's public arts programs, including those of Southwood Middle School, Coral Reef Senior High and the Greater Miami Youth Symphony, Alicia encourages all of her school-age students t
o explore their options of participating in the various youth arts organizations in the community.
In addition to her 15+ years training in violin technique and classical repertoire, she also has had almost 10 years of classical piano instruction and has had the privilege to perform classical, jazz, blues, latin and pop music from coast to coast and in Europe.

*** Lesson Details ***
I have found that students thrive in a curriculum that's to their pace, fun and conducive to creative thought. So I'm a fairly easygoing teacher. I wont chew you out, won't force you to practice scales on your head while you hold your breath. But I will level with you: Music takes commitment. The good news? It's really fun.
So, let me show you the joy and reward of learning music!

*** Studio Equipment ***
Living Room transferred to music room: piano, computer, music stand and library, parents can sit in on lesson

*** Travel Equipment ***
I expect student to have instrument, music stand, any appropriate books, and tuner (or home access to computer/internet)

*** Specialties ***
A Suzuki method influenced program that introduces classical music and theory step-by-step while incorporating fun games and your favorite songs.
Will also drill you on music theory and help you nail your first audition and performance.
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Christine M. December 2, 2013
Violin
Verified Student
Great teacher for young students

I have a 4 year old that started with Alicia and she is a wonderful teacher full of fun ideas and ways to keep my little one engaged and interested. We couldn't be happier and love the violin!
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Elizabeth K. October 19, 2013
Violin
Verified Student
Wonderful instructor

Alicia is a wonderful instructor, very friendly, helpful, and really knows music. I'm an adult learning and a complete beginner, and her lessons worked well for me, with a challenging yet comfortable atmosphere. I highly recommend Alicia to students of all ages.
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Christian P. January 28, 2013
Piano
Verified Student
Alicia is a Great Teacher!

Alicia is an excellent teacher! Her welcoming and amiable personality makes it a joy to work with her. She develops well-coordinated lesson plans appropriate for my skill level and is very effective at identifying and helping me improve my weaknesses. She is very encouraging and extremely patient with me. I started as a complete beginner and I'm astonished with the progress I have made with her help. I recommend her wholeheartedly!
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Alicia B.

Alicia B.

Miami, FL 33143
(9)
starting at
$34 / 30-min
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Shellora L.

Homestead, FL

About Shellora

I am currently an undergrad at FIU and am an AmeriCorps member with City Year at Homestead Senior High, where I work in a 9th grade Algebra 1 class as well as after-school tutoring for grades 9-12 in various subjects. I have had experience with students of all ages. I love spending time with students and helping them to learn new things. The subjects I have experience in includes writing, reading comprehension, math, (up to college level pre-calculus/trigonometry), life sciences, and social sciences, and history. I also give beginning to intermediate piano lessons.

Previously, I volunteered
as a mentor and tutor at an elementary school, where I assisted students with homework, as well as reading and math skills. I volunteered as a classroom assistant in an ESOL class at a high school where I helped students better their English oral and writing skills, as well as tutoring for any class where they needed help understanding the subject such as history, English, and biology. I also worked in a 10th grade biology class where I assisted students with classwork and was able to create and teach lesson plans. I was a private tutor to college students assisting with research, paper planning, and proofreading as well as math up to trigonometry/pre-calculus, social studies, and biology. In addition, I have taken classes in a program where I was able to create lesson plans for life science classes and teach them to students in 5th grade science, 7th grade life science, and 10th grade biology classes. I also volunteered as a computer aide for the library adult services for 4 years, where I helped people with computer basics, the internet, and document creation. I am a very dependable and trustworthy person, and I love having fun with students.
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Nathalie L. March 17, 2015
Algebra 1 · In home
Ms. Shellora has been a very multi-talented helpful young lady. She is very easy to work with and very flexible with her time.
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Shellora L.

Shellora L.

Homestead, FL 33032
(1)
starting at
$15 / 60-min
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Megan B.

Miami, FL

About Megan

Megan Elizabeth B., a native of Miami, Florida, received her Bachelor of Music degree at the University of Miami, Florida in 2009. She immediately moved to the state of Louisiana to pursue her Master of Music degree, which she was awarded in 2011 from Louisiana State University. While at Louisiana State University she studied under the tutelage of Professor Patricia ONeill. Ms. B. decided to continue her postgraduate education at Louisiana State University, and while under a graduate assistantship, Ms. B. was able to exercise both her teaching abilities and performance craft. Ms. B. taught pri
vate voice and diction classes, and she sang the following roles for LSU Opera: Hanna in Leh¡r'€™s The Merry Widow, Miss Jessel in Britten'€™s The Turn of the Screw, Marianne in Romberg's The New Moon, Musetta in Puccini'€™s La bohme, Susanna in Mozart'€™s Le Nozze di Figaro, and Vanessa in Barber'€™s Vanessa. Ms. B., a lyric soprano, has also sung a number of leading roles in the United States and in Europe, including Norina in Donizetti's Don Pasquale for Wichita Grand Opera and Gilda in Verdi'€™s Rigoletto for La Musica Lirica. Ms. B. has also sung with the Natchez Music Festival singing Lilli in Porter'€™s Kiss Me Kate, Opéra Louisiane singing Pamina in Mozart'€™s The Magic Flute, and Florida Grand Opera. She will receive her Doctorate of Musical Arts degree with a minor in vocal pedagogy in August 2014 and upon graduation Ms. B. plans to pursue an active career in music, both performing and teaching.
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andrea M. June 18, 2015
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Megan is awesome! She is patient and very knowledgeable. I'd recommed her to anyone.
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Dale W. June 11, 2015
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Great sessions very informative and helpful Megan is a great instructor
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Patrick E. May 29, 2015
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Highly recommended! She is very talented!
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Megan B.

Megan B.

Miami, FL 33157
(4)
starting at
$35 / 30-min

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