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Amanda W.

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Mediapolis, IA
Starting at $25
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  • Teaches students 5 to 18
  • Music from North Central University
  • Teaching since 2008
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Experienced piano teacher of 7 years available for eager students! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of piano skills. I typically use piano books, that will help teach theory, performance and techniques.

About Amanda

Nice to meet you! My name is Amanda and I have been teaching piano and voice lessons since 2008. I started teaching after I graduated with a bachelors degree in music. I love teaching students that learning an instrument is fun and rewarding. I would love to work with you!

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Jaxon W.

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Hip Hop & Rap
Starting at $34
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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I've written and recorded over 300+ songs, played in front of over 6000 people and opened up for several major artists including Waka Flocka, Riff Raff, and Joyner Lucas. I am comfortable working with any age, gender and skill level. And I will make sure to give you a very straight forward, easy to follow process to take your rapping to the next level.

About Jaxon

Im super excited to help you learn how to rap and fall in love with the process of making music. When you are first learning how to rap it can be super overwhelming I can make this process so much easier for you and even help you record your own music!

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Jake P.

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Blues Guitar
Starting at $34
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  • Bachelor of Arts in Music from Macalester College
  • Teaching since 2012
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Jake P.

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Experienced teacher of 5 years, specializing in beginner/ intermediate guitar, voice and performance. All ages welcome. Whether you're looking to play the blues, serenade your crush, shred face-melting guitar solos, or any other smattering of skills, lessons will be catered to meet the individual goals of the student. Not to mention random bits of musical trivia, picked up from years of obsessive Wikipedia reading.

About Jake

I have been teaching guitar for over 7 years and recently graduated from Macalester College with a Bachelor of Arts in Music. My approach to teaching is student focused, emphasizing the individual goals of each student rather than adhering to more traditional, standardized notions of music educatio

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November 1, 2019
Marwane boudriga
Great instructor
July 24, 2018
Monica K.
Super knowledgeable/knows what he’s doing! Loved my first day!!
June 28, 2018
Caroline W.
Jake has been a wonderful instructor: very knowledgeable, gives great tips & advice, and always encouraging. Thanks, Jake!

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Margo L.

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Gospel Singing
Starting at $39
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Artist of the Month from Smooth 87.7 (Popular National Radio Station)
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Margo L.

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I am the best and most effective voice coach. Not only do I train the voice, but I also give you solid techniques that you can use at any time to guarantee improved performance overall. My sessions are tailor-made for YOU and not just a pre-fabricated lesson plan. I take the necessary measures to ensure the best results for you!

About Margo

Are you ready to fall in love with your voice? Are you ready for something different? If your voice isn’t becoming to you, YOU should be coming to ME! I know what it's like to be frustrated with boring exercises and processes that seem to take a lot of time but yield no results. That's why I d

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February 18, 2019
Tina S.
Margo is so talented, she is knowledgeable in techniques and has a special ability to know exactly
how to taylor your needs.
December 30, 2018
Monica G.
Very helpful and encouraging.
December 14, 2018
Aleya
Margo was amazing! I went to Margo to improve my speech and speaking voice. Within a few minutes of talking to me, Margo diagnosed my problem and gave me execercises to do. I saw improvements in my speech after the first session! Her fun personality made the sessions enjoyable and I walked away with helpful excercises.
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Judith S.

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Singing
Starting at $34
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  • Speaks German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Jazz/Rock/Pop Voice Education, Major: Voice, Minor: Piano from University of Music & Drama Hanover, Germany
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You would like to combine fun with your favorite songs and improvement of your voice from your first lesson on?

You like to learn how to control your voice, reach higher registers and know how to perform on stage?

With my more than 10 years of experience as a jazz/rock/pop vocal teacher I can guide you to reach your goals, feel comfortable with your singing and how to set you up for your first gig!

Contents of my lessons are:

- speech level singing
- belting
- ear training
- breathing techniques
- score reading
- improvisation/scat
- songs from the popular music spectrum (Jazz, Rock, Pop)
- body & posture as a support for your singing

About Judith

Hi there! I am Judith, a professional Pop/Rock/Jazz singer and pianist. In 2009 I've got my Master's degree in Popular Music Voice Education at the University of Music & Drama in Hanover, Germany, and for more than 10 years I've worked as a voice instructor and freelance singer/pianist in German

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March 8, 2019
Jason
Excellent instruction and great personality! Highly recommend Judith!
March 2, 2019
Sandy T.
Judith is very good at what she does and I would totally recommend her to anyone who is looking for a kind and dedicated tutor.
January 31, 2019
Reena
Wonderful teacher! Great personality, very caring, and very knowledgeable. Working with her has been very enjoyable.
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Dianne R.

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Oboe
Starting at $34
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  • Teaches students 10 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Dianne R.

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I have been teaching oboe for 20 years and have had students of many nationalities. The lessons will have a variety of materials and can be custom-made to meet the student’s needs and goals. We would study scales, etudes, solos, chamber music and composition. Oboe techniques such as vibrato, special fingering, tonguing, musicality, and suggestions for reeds would also be a part of the lesson. If possible, I love to play duets or at least demonstrate concepts and ideas. If the students would like to play a particular style or music, they just need to let me know.

About Dianne

I have both a bachelor and masters in music. I have been very fortunate to have amazing teachers: John Mack (Cleveland Orchestra), Pam Pecha (Cleveland Orchestra), Louis Rosenblatt (Philadelphia Orchestra) and Adrian Gnam (Mercer University). Playing oboe has allowed me to play in many orchestras

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October 11, 2019
Raquel
Mrs. Salminen is, without a doubt, the best oboe teacher my child has ever had. Her outstanding professionalism, in-depth knowledge, contagious passion, resourcefulness, immense dedication, and extraordinary ability to build caring relationships make her the perfect music instructor. Mrs. Salminen has helped my daughter improve her dexterity with the instrument immensely by always inspiring her with kind words of encouragement and by setting an excellent example. She has gone the extra mile in finding engaging pieces to keep Natalia motivated, aiding us in purchasing the finest oboe possible within our budget, and making great recommendations about reeds.
Mrs. Salminen is not only an excellent teacher but an extraordinary human being.
September 18, 2019
Banu
Dianne is very committed and organized instructor!
August 19, 2019
Carlin
My name is Carlin, concertmaster of the Guangzhou Baroque Orchestra. I had the privilege to collaborate with Dianne, both in the orchestra and as soloists. Her beautiful tone, impeccable intonation, combined with warm and easy going personality, made her a very popular person in the orchestra.

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"Randy has been fantastic at helping this very classically-trained pianist break through the traditional structure of playing. Although I still have a long way to go, I am enjoying the adventure and learning process.He is incredibly patient and encouraging.

Thank you, Randy...you're terrific!"
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Took Piano lessons from Randy L.
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"I am a novice guitar player who knew a few basic chords before enrolling with lessons from Chris. Since i had an elementary knowledge of playing, Chris asked some questions before we got started on what I was struggling with, and hurdles i was facing.

From there each successive lesson we attacked those weak areas of my play. I was able to get incrementally better each week from the advice and handouts he offered, overall elevating my ability to play dramatically.

Chris is a very down to earth guy - and despite being an excellent musician was not even a little pretentious in carefully explaining concepts that were basic, but that i needed to know.

Overall, Chris takes the time to very effectively communicate how you can improve your guitar skills, and if you put in the practice from his instruction - you'll see the results.

He's also a nice guy and very easy to talk to."
- Kevin
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Chris Y.
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The development of my instrument has been enhance and continues to be enhance with the techniques I have learned from Tanisha. I will say a lot of abs work, who knew. I am absolutely enjoying my lessons and happy how far my singing range has increase. I look forward for every lesson and my ability to improve."
- Tracy
Took Singing lessons from Tanisha H.
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"As an older beginner, I was a bit reluctant to try to learn to play guitar. However, working with Nils has allowed me to progress further and faster than I could have imagined. Nils has a way of making each lesson interesting, enjoyable, and very productive."
- Michael Flanders
Took Guitar lessons from Nils B.
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"Lena has shown me a lot of patience, understanding the speed that I'm able to work, and being very flexible with my schedule. She chooses a level of music that feels outside of my capability, but then I'm able to work up to it. She is wonderful!"
- Ethan
Took Piano lessons from Lena L.
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"Kristin has worked with my granddaughter for over a year and has done a wonderful job. She is patient with my young granddaughter and teaches her theory as well as how to play the piano. Kristin has also help my granddaughter learn hymns to play at church on special occasions. My granddaughter really looks forward to her lessons with kristin."
- Jason
Took Piano lessons from Kristin A.
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