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Matthew H.

145 Reviews
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Starting at $26
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Matthew H.

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Award-Winning Teacher - Networked/played with various members of Heart & Bad Company & Former Queensryche. Learn Your Favorite Songs Quickly & Accurately.
2020 Update - I'm Pacific NW Guitarist for Rudy Parris from "NBC TV's The Voice!" Go Team Blake -

Teaching Beginning To Intermediate Piano Is My Specialty.. Been Playing & Performing For 35 years now!

Beginning Piano is just plain fun. I love to teach it and see my students learn, play and grow..

About Matthew

Master How To Play An Instrument or Sing with Celeb Online or In-Studio Music Lessons & Personal Coaching.. Learn How Associates Of Mine Made it On American Idol 2021 & “NBC TV’s The Voice!" Develop The Sound & Singing Voice You Want & Need For Success! Congrats Ava August 2021 - I'm So Prou

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Eric B.
Matt helped me with exactly what I need.
Denise
I have benefited a great deal from my lessons with Matthew. He has so many suggestions and ideas to help me in my business, and I really appreciate that he asks me what do you need help with that we can work on today. He’s very flexible and accommodating in scheduling our lessons.
Jessica U.
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Matthew H.

40 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Awarded Dean's List from Case Western Reserve University
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Matthew H.

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I have taught alto, tenor, soprano and baritone saxophones, theory and harmony for over 15 years, with a strong emphasis on technique, intonation and style. I teach beginner to advanced students in the styles of jazz, R&B and classical. I have taught at five music schools, as well as serving on the faculty at Cuyahoga Community College.

I played first alto in the Case Western Reserve Symphonic Winds and Cleveland Institute of Music's Wind Ensemble as well as lead alto for CWRU Jazz Ensemble. I perform as a freelance saxophonist in straight-ahead, contemporary and modern jazz, R&B, funk, soul, Motown, blues, swing, pop, dance, disco, merengue, and salsa.

About Matthew

Dear Parents and Students, May I be a personal tutor for you or your child? I have been successfully tutoring for over 12 years. I have great references, and I am one of the top tutors because I am so easy to work with. I teach in person, or via TakeLessons classroom, Zoom, Skype, FaceTime, Googl

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Mathew has an important skill. He is talented and interactive throughout the lesson. And, he is kind.
Page G.
Excellent first lesson. Incredibly patient and encouraging.
Beverly W.
Matthew is a superb teacher. My computer was not completely set up and he navigated this smoothly with me. I highly recommend Matthew to anyone working on improving their computer skills.
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David Z.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $59
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation from The Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter
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David Z.

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• Use materials such as pens and ink, watercolors, charcoal and oil to create artwork.
• Confer with clients and other interested parties regarding the nature and content of artwork to be produced.
• Explain and demonstrate artistic techniques for clients of all ages.
• Collaborate, gather materials and design curriculum for art workshops in the community:
o Charcoal Over Watercolor Workshop
o Watercolor Workshop
o Acrylic Painting Workshop
o Self-Portraits in Charcoal Workshop
o Mixed Media Black Ink Over Gouache Workshop
o Oil Pastel Workshop “Beekle, The Imaginary Friend”

• Providing professional framing services for art workshop clientele
• Art brokering and marketing art material at various shows including:
o Art Show- Prairie Arts Festival, Schaumburg, 5-28-2017
• Sales, Murals Advertising and Promotional Artwork

About David

Dedicated art professional with 18 years of experience in creating artwork utilizing various medias. In my early years I worked as an outsider artist giving watercolor lessons for Susan Edwards of the artist place called "The Art Attack in Sycamore Illinois. After some years of painting and display

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Daniel
Had a great lesson with David, Decided to purchase a few hour one time lesson to paint a picture with my wife. David did a great job. I was very happy how he accommodated us and the time he put in before the lesson.
Michelle C.
David explains well to what needs improvement and is very constructive to what needs to be done. I’m learning so much. It’s exciting
Karin
David is very experienced and knowledgeable for many art forms. And is very personable also.
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Eric C.

39 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Eric C.

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Whether you are just getting started or have been playing for years and have found yourself in a rut and want to refresh and do some new things, acoustic or electric guitar lessons will help you to set and realize your goals in music.

About Eric

Performing and recording musician with several groups for over 15 years. I have been teaching private lessons and classes in community education to students of all ages since 2007. I have also taught music in early childhood education, St. Paul Public Schools as well as music therapy programs at

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Jackie L Micklewright
Eric has been very patient and accommodating of our 7 year old who is learning the ukulele. The instruction is age-appropriate and he provides a lot of positive reinforcement/feedback.
Mackenzie
Instructor was well prepared and very clear on what is expected.
River G.
Eric is very patient and personable.
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Paul M.

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  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paul M.

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Ask anyone why they stopped taking piano lessons. They will tell you... they didn't like their teacher. The RIGHT teacher will motivate you to play at ALL TIMES! The RIGHT teacher is patient! The RIGHT teacher challenges you AT YOUR LEVEL! For these qualities and many more, I AM THE RIGHT TEACHER! I've been playing piano for 50 years and teaching high school students and private students for 15 years! Choose ME and I will teach you to play ANY SONG you like! Choose ME and I will teach you to play WITH FEELING AND EMOTION! Choose ME and you will get good very fast if you practice!!

About Paul

Hello and welcome! My name is Paul Mason. I am a 15-year veteran high school music teacher of the New York City school system. Learn from someone who has been in the music industry for years as a composer, arranger, producer, performer and most of all... a GREAT TEACHER! I am reeeeeeeeealy good! Ser

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Joseph B.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $70
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor and Master Of Music Degrees from The Juilliard School
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Joseph B.

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I've been teaching chamber music for over 30 years and my students have gone on to sing at the Met and LaScala as well as to become teachers at Universities and Colleges. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to understand about balance and relationship between the instruments including voice if that is your interest. From basic literacy of reading music with ease to sight reading music is covered very quickly and effectively. You will be able to read new music on sight and enjoy hearing the others you perform with on a much higher level. As time goes on you'll be able to improve and master the art of interpretation and timing. I will teach you the skill of overcoming stage fright and performance anxiety as I have lectured and taught this at Harvard University and other schools. My background in accompaniment goes back to the internationally famed trio and chamber music my family of professional musicians are known for. I specialize in classical music, but enjoy teaching

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my degrees from the Julli

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Jeff
Joseph has a wealth of knowledge about speaking, listening, vocals, etc.

He created a welcoming environment in our online lessons that made it easy to be vulnerable and get right to working on new skills.

I highly recommend for others looking to better understand their voice and communication style, and learn to hone them.
Catherine K.
Joseph put us at ease immediately. Our first lesson included valuable information on how to warm up our voices, increase our range and protect our voices. We look forward to our next lesson.
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.

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"Carter is patient and kind, and immediately helpful - just what a beginning sax student would hope for!"
Ed
Took Saxophone lessons from Carter W.
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"I have been working with Fawn for 4 years and have passed 11 levels of music theory and note spelling and 8 levels of lesson books with her. I can play anything I want, including high-level classical pieces, pop songs, movie soundtrack pieces, ragtime and jazz (I don't like jazz very much). Even though Fawn is very fun and can be silly, she has just the right amount of strict to her. She is quite fun to be with and I have gotten very far on piano (and other instruments now) and will continue to excel with her as my teacher. If I could give her more stars, I would."
Ruby
Took Classical Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"Terrific. Great with kids"
Amara
Took Piano lessons from Isaiah S.
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"We've only had a few lessons with Jesse but my son really likes his teaching style and is always looking forward to his next lesson."
Lynn
Took Drum lessons from Jesse M.
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"Amazing teacher, really great at connecting with kids and fostering a love of music and skill."
Edward
Took Music Performance lessons from Dr. Kimberly K.
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"i enjoyed my first lesson with Toya."
Mimi
Took Singing lessons from Toya N.
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"Jason is a great teacher! Very prompt and professional with our lessons. He's extremely knowledgeable, not only about the particular instrument, but with music and theory as well. I would highly recommend!"
Diana
Took Banjo lessons from Jason M.
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"Awesome coach. knows her stuff."
David
Took Fiddle lessons from Margaret G.
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"Very good teacher, makes classes and learning really fun."
Can
Took Saxophone lessons from Dave S.
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"Good lesson. She addressed the things I need to work on and praised what I do well. I look forward to continuing lessons with her."
Nancy
Took Violin lessons from Mary-Elizabeth H.
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