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Grace B.

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  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master of Arts in Worship Leadership, Worship Music from Dallas Baptist University
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Grace B.

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I'm currently a doctoral student majoring in voice in the US with over 10 years of experience teaching voice and piano to students of various levels.

About Grace

Hi, My name is Grace, I'm currently a doctoral student majoring in voice in the US with over 10 years of experience teaching voice and piano to students of various levels. Feel free to contact me. I'll be looking forward to meeting you soon. Thank you :D

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Camella C.
For it just being my first lesson Grace was very helpful and made me feel very comfortable!
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Scott K.

8 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Undergraduate of Jazz and Classical for Double Bass from Eastman School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Scott K.

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I have deeply immersed myself into Buddhism and Vipassana Meditation. Lets learn to breath and accept our thoughts.

About Scott

Music fuels the soul!! Let's get learning and having fun. I play upright bass, electric bass, guitar, piano, drums, and sing. I also compose original songs and Jazz music. I am currently completing my Master's at Manhattan School of Music. In NYC I have played at Smoke Jazz club and have done many p

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Phillip Hsieh
Great instructor, very patient and knowledgable, Perfect for beginning players. Very chill, enjoyable experience.
John Bonacci
I had no clue how to play a bass guitar. I was fortunate thru the college he was teaching at to be honored to have Scott teach me at my beginner level, the basics of bass guitar. His patience with me was much appreciated as again, this was new to me and at the time being 69 years old, I wasn’t a quick learner. After several sessions, I was able to play basic cords, study the notes on the frets thru his lesson plan. I was sad that Scott left the college for NYC, but was very happy for him as he wanted to pursue his masters degree. Thanks to his patience and excellent teaching skills, I was able to continue lessons with another instructor and not embarrass myself as I had minute skills that helped me become a little more than a beginner. I am still going at it and loving every second but it was Scott’s patience and teaching skills that kept the fire lit to continue pursuing my love of the bass guitar. I can’t thank Scott enough and I wish him well with his goal of a master’s degree.
Sal
Scott is a great teacher and an even better friend. His background in music makes him unlike any other instructor. I’d highly recommend him to anyone, at any skill level.
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Francesca V.

104 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BM, Vocal Performance from CSULA
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Francesca V.

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Parking Lots and Poetry, Francesca's award winning album was received in 2010 to rave reviews. “Francesca’s songs have great musicality and the lyrical quality of a real poet. We come across countless artists and Francesca’s music genuinely cuts through.” -Joe Cuello, Vice President of Creative Music Integration for MTV

About Francesca

Alumnae of CSULAs music department with an emphasis in classical voice and guitar, Francesca's skills cover a vast array of information. With a background and formal education in opera and "the classics", Francesca is equally comfortable on stage with a chamber orchestra as she is with a rock band.

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Heather
Francesca is wonderful. My son has developed a love of learning piano and reading music. He looks forward to every lesson. I have never had to remind him to practice- he seeks opportunities to share what he is learning and is eager to share his progress with Francesca every week. She is supportive and motivating. I know she loves to develop a love music in her students by her obvious dedication to developing their love and understanding of music.
Nicole L.
My 7 year old son won't stop singing so I figured I'd put him in some lessons. She's a good mix of patient and fun while still keeping him on track. I thought it would just be a lot of scales, but she teaches him all aspects about singing/performance and uses his favorite genres to teach them. Excellent instructor!
Andrea D.
I've been working with Francesca for a few months now, and I feel I've grown so much. Prior to this I've sparsely attempted to play instruments, but she has taken her knowledge and passion and been able to pass that on to me while constantly reminding me that one day I will be good. And I believe it! I've come a long way to establish a regular practice routine, still working on it with her, and I have high expectations for the future. I recommend her to my own people and I recommend her to you.
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Greg L.

31 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Guitar Performance and Pedagogy Instruction from DnD Music
  • Teaching since 2006
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Greg L.

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Over the last decade of teaching guitar full time to hundreds of students, my passion remains the same - teaching my students how to play the guitar, not just the songs. My own journey as a heavy metal lead guitarist and songwriter who's transitioned to classical music, folk and the blues has prepared me to teach how to play the guitar in almost every single style of music.

About Greg

For the last thirty years, from the day that I got my first electric as a teenager, to my work today as an acoustic guitarist for the band, Timberwood, and currently as a teacher of more than forty students a week, my life has been devoted to the guitar. I'm an experienced veteran of the metal

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Greg quickly assessed the starting point for our lessons. He said it was helpful that I had filled out the survey form in advance of the first lesson. He seems to have a good balance between correct form and good sound. I’m looking forward to working with him.
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Amber R.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
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Amber R.

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I AM A FUN, HIGH ENERGY PERSON, I AM KNOWING TO BE PATIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING. I LOVE TO LEARN EACH STUDENTS INDIVIDUAL LEARNING STYLE AND TEACH ACCORDING TO THEIR UNIQUE FIT. I AM REALLY GOOD AT FINDING CREATIVE WAYS TO MAKE STUDENT REMEMBER NEW INFORMATION I TEACH

About Amber

My name is Amber. I am 30 years old . I love to help others . I am very creative and full of energy. I like to figure out creative lesson plans to make it easier for my students to retain the information they are learning. I am very patient and understanding. I enjoy getting to know my students ind

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Shamika D.
It was great! Answered any question we had
Natalie
We had our first lesson and Amber was amazing. My daughter has never felt so excited. She was so good, prepared and patient. She’s tailoring lessons to our interests and has the best energy.
Hannah
Very engaging. She makes sure that you get what you’re there for and definitely makes it fun for the both of you. Very down to earth! So excited to get to learn from Amber!
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Kristen B.

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  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 3 to 12
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Kristen B.

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Guitar is such a fun instrument. Lessons are student based, we will learn what you want to learn, and the way you would like to learn! Your curriculum will be made just for you!

About Kristen

I’m Kristen! I am a mother to an adorable little boy named Beckett. I live on a farm with lots of animals. I love the spring time when all of the babies are born, I especially love baby goats (did you know they are called kids too!). During the weekdays you can find me teaching music lessons,

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"When I first began to take this course, I had my doubts whether I will pass due to the difficulty of understanding it. From first impression I thought I was going to fail because Mr. Haitham had displayed himself to be a strict instructor. However once he started teaching I was mesmerized by how he teaches everything with an actual explanation behind how it ties to the real world. That way I was able to reach such a high score in his class, even though extra credit is rarely an option. However, I believe the limitation of extra credit allows students to challenge themselves on their thinking, and understand what they are truly capable of!"
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"Mr Henry helped in improving my son's writing skills. He is a wonderful teacher. My son was struggling with writing. He used to be shy of writing and now he seems to be more confident in writing. Mr. Henry not only taught him different types of writing but also improved his vocabulary skills. I highly recommend him for learning/improving writing skills."
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"Kawin is a great teacher who cares for his students . He will do all he can to make sure you understand your lesson. Extra help he is right there to help. I would have never made it throughout my course without him. Great training, and he is worth ever dime he makes. If you want to make it through school, with someone who cares Kawin is the person to hire."
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I was very impressed with how open she was to setting goals and having something prepared for our first meeting."
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