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Caleb L.

4 Reviews
Iowa City, IA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Grand prize from Chicago Brass Festival solo competition
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Caleb L.

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I have studied with some of the best trombone teachers in America. I studied extensively with Jay Friedman and members of the Chicago Symphony during my five years at Roosevelt University. I specialize in helping students develop efficient embouchures, expand their range, and cultivate a sense of artistic personality. I have placed many students in All-State ensembles, and helped many students earn top seating placements in their ensembles, as well as at Solo and Ensemble competitions.

About Caleb

Hello and Welcome! I am excited to start offering my teaching services on trombone, euphonium and the rest of the instruments from the brass family here at takelessons.com. Here is a brief introduction about myself. I am currently a member of Orchestra Iowa based out of Cedar Rapids, Iow

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Nicholas
My son has learned so much in just a few lessons with Caleb. He is also practicing more than ever as Caleb is giving him excellent feedback and instruction. Can't wait to see how he does with upcoming auditions and looking forward to more leasons.
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Mike
My son is brand new to the trombone and Caleb has been great. My son is having fun which is all due to Caleb.
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Mya B.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Italian
  • Italian Literature and History from University "La Sapienza" Rome - Italy
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mya B.

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Mya has been teaching violin for 10 years, from beginners to advanced students, her classical training combined to her music composition skills will help tremendously her students.

About Mya

I'm an experienced Italian teacher, music composer and violinist - I was born and raised in Italy and I graduated from the Italian Conservatory "G. Verdi" with a violin and music composition and music technology diploma - then a Master Degree in Italian Literature and History. I've been teaching It

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Richard L.
Maya is awesome! She's really easy and fun to work with, patient and really, really knows her stuff. I am an actor and she gave me exactly what I needed for my current project, and I plan to work with her more to develop accurate dialects/accents. Thrilled with her work!
Janai H.
Mya is a good teacher. I hate we had technical issues. Overall it was a good lesson and I learned a lot
Haaris
Very skilled and talented. I learned a lot from my first violin lesson!
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Chelsea L.

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Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Master of Music, Vocal Performance from Colorado State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chelsea L.

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I have been teaching for 8 years, directing choirs of all ages, teaching in music classrooms, and working with students one-on-one. In my studio, I use my knowledge of the voice, repertoire, and styles to meet the needs of each student. I love to sing music in the classical repertoire, but I work with students on a variety of styles, from original songs to arias. We will apply the principles of healthy singing to whatever styles of music you are interested in singing. I am passionate about helping my students reach their goals, while also helping them become stronger musicians. My love of singing has made me a life-long musician, and that is a love that I strive to foster in all of my students.

About Chelsea

I am a soprano, and I recently graduated with a master’s degree in vocal performance. I have spent years performing as a soloist and with choirs in countries around the world: France, Switzerland, South Africa, China, Singapore, and The Philippines. I’ve had the opportunity to sing with symphonies

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Nick D.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Nick D.

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About Nick

Nick is currently pursuing a Ph.D in Music Education from Florida State University. Previously, he attended The University of Texas at Austin where he earned a bachelor's degree in Music Education, taught high school and middle school band and guitar for 3 years in Austin, TX, most recently earning

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Maggie S.
Nick was patient with a brand new learner and explained things in a very easy to understand way. He didnt just talk, he asked questions to explore whether the student was grasping the information. Very happy to be working with him as is my daughter!
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Michael E.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • B.A. Music: Jazz Studies and Music Education from Cal State Northridge
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Michael E.

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Hello! My name is Mike and I'd love to help you learn how to play your favorite songs on the drums! Check out my videos below to see me and my students play some cool beats. You can also watch a video tour of my online teaching studio.

About Michael

Whether you want to play rock, hip hop, pop, or anything else, I am a great choice for beginning drummers starting at age 4. I break everything into small pieces, teach each piece one at a time, and then put all of those pieces back together. I focus on practical drumming skills, and I have tons o

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Brad L.
Enjoyed my first lesson. I found Michael to be an excellent teacher and extremely interested in the "art" of teaching drums.
Joshua S.
Mike is a great teacher. He has a unique way to teach kids. I really enjoy learning from him along with my child. I highly recommend him.
Memo Oelke, age 12
Mike is a very good drummer and a very good instructor! I'm a student and it's a very fun, productive time, and just an all around good experience. All the songs I am/have learned are awesome and it's not confusing. In fact, its the exact opposite. If you ever have a question it isn't awkward or uncomfortable. All the songs I learn fit in my music taste and the way he teaches is very simple and I feel like i have made an incredible amount of progress. I can't wait for next lesson!

Shon M.

37 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1988
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Shon M.

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Piano is one the best instruments to learn when you approach music, because you can see how music actually works physically under your fingers more than any other instrument. Playing piano is not Rocket Science, I can teach you to play easier and faster than you would think. Within the first 2 lessons you will be playing simple chord structures of a song that you choose. My goal is to customize your lessons around your learning styles and musical preferences. I've played piano for over 30 years in the studio and touring all over the US, Mexico, and Central America. I can teach you how to play with seemingly effortless technique, how to create unforgettable piano parts, how to improvise solos, and bring thunderous energy into your playing venues! I look forward to speaking with you soon

About Shon

My Name is Shon M. I was raised in a family that has a tradition of passing the art of music down from generation to generation. I began playing at age 5 and I play 5 instruments professionally and 15 instruments in all. I studied music at Morehead State University and Musician’s Institute. I'v

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Adam T.
Shon is very accommodating to helping you learn at your own pace. He is very patient, encouraging and insightful. Shon is very relaxed which helps me feel comfortable and not feel pressured. He gives reassurance all the time that the "growing pains" of learning guitar are normal things everyone fights through. I would highly recommend him.
Jamie
Great instruction. Lots of knowledge. Great guy.
Vernom
Great personality, easy to work with, talented musician and teacher. A most pleasant experience.

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"My daughter has been a student for the past two years and we had an amazing experience! The teacher is awesome! She filled my daughter’s heart with the love of playing the violin! Thank you for your endless patience! You made a positive difference in my daughter’s life and for that we are forever thankful. Thank you!"
Emese
Took Arrangement and Composition lessons from Krisztina K.
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"I really enjoy taking lessons with Molly. She is very effective and I have improved immensely under her direction. She is also very open to answering all the questions I have!"
Ashley
Took Singing lessons from Molly M.
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"Judy is a gifted and experienced artist and teacher who shares generously of her talents. More importantly, she has an open, kind and VERY positive way, which encourages our child to open up. Lesson day is the best day of the week for us!!"
Sara
Took Singing lessons from Judy F.
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"Ms. Katarina has been teaching my daughters for over 2 years. She's great! She's extremely flexible, very reasonably priced, and most importantly my kids love her. She has lots of patient. Not only does she teach the piano, she finds creative ways to teach through games, stories, and even through singing for the kids to remember. One time, on a cruise my 8 year old was having long conversation with the musical director about her favorite composers. It was pretty impressive because she knew where they lived, habits, if they were blind, if they could read, and even how many kids some of them had. Yes, she impressed him!"
Gloria Choy
Took Piano lessons from Katarina B.
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"very helpful and understanding looking forward to more!"
Chase
Took Guitar lessons from Steven E.
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"Very interactive with student, and makes learning guitar easy and simple. Guitar is made fun for the student, and allows student to learn quickly."
Cynthia
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Matthew H.
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"My daughter had a great time with Kevin. He's professional, fun and very talented. Great teacher and I highly recommend him!"
Diamond
Took Piano lessons from Kevin M.
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"Darren works hard with my son from the moment he arrives until the moment he leaves, and I can always hear big improvements in the quality of my son's playing over the course of the hour. Since working with him, my son has qualified for Northeastern Senior Districts Orchestra and the All-State Orchestra. He has helped him take his bass playing to the next level and enjoy opportunities that he may not otherwise have had!"
Claire
Took Upright Bass lessons from Darren S.
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"While I was at Indiana University, I had the great fortune of studying with Ardalan! He was an incredibly patient teacher who was able to cater to what I needed individually. He was able to impart a great deal of knowledge and I couldn't recommend him enough! Thank you so much for all you have taught me Ardalan."
Jonathan Chern
Took Classical Piano lessons from Ardalan V.
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"His attention to detail is extraordinary and his zeal for self-development is unequaled. His artistry inspires those who hear him pursue the music both as a listener and a musician."
William
Took Piano lessons from Evan P.
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