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Gustavo Alonso L.

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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded Fulbright Performing Arts Fellowship from United States Department of State
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Gustavo Alonso L.

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I specialize in flamenco guitar, one of the richest styles of guitar playing. The techniques and fundamentals of flamenco are valuable resources for any guitarist, regardless of genre or style. While everything is taught through the filter of flamenco, students will gain a wealth of knowledge applicable to the guitar in general.

One can expect to start by developing a full technical routine aimed at developing stamina, strength, precision, and speed. All fundamental techniques will be introduced, including arpeggios, rasgueados, pulgar, alzapúa, picado, trémolo, ligado, and golpe. Rhythm plays a critical role in flamenco and will be emphasized throughout. Harmony studies will be introduced where appropriate. Repertoire will be given according to each student's capabilities and tastes, including resources for accompanying dance and singing.

My own teachers have included master guitarists Pedro Sierra, Pedro Barragán, and Paco Cortés. I'm also influenced by the music of Paco de ...

About Gustavo Alonso

PERSONAL BIO I am a North American flamenco guitarist currently living in Austin, Texas. My music is grounded in traditional flamenco and incorporates elements of jazz, classical, and world music. My fascination with music and the guitar began early, and I picked up the instrument in earnest at t

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Yousif Pettigrew
Absolutely excellent flamenco guitar teacher. Very knowledgeable, impressive player, and comes well prepared with teaching material to each lesson.
Zachary A.
I've been studying guitar for about 15 years, primarily jazz before I met Gustavo. I've never had an instructor that even comes close. He makes a difficult and seemingly inaccessible style of guitar accessible and fun! He's incredibly well educated, not only on the music itself but also on the history and culture of Flamenco; you're getting much more than just a guitar lesson. On top of that, he's also just a wonderful person.
Jeff
I have been gearing up for some extensive travel in Spain combined with some immersive flamenco guitar studies. Prior to studying with him, I had played various forms of guitar for several years but only had minimal exposure to true Flamenco styles. Gustavo has been extremely helpful in getting me ready for the experience with techniques, fundamentals, in-depth palos knowledge, rhythm and timing, interactions with Dancers and Singers, etc.. He is extremely knowledgeable and talented in all areas of Flamenco and he is very good at explaining it all to a non-native (extranjero) like myself! His depth of musical theory combined with in-depth experience studying in Spain make him a uniquely qualified Flamenco Guitar Instructor. This was my first experience with online instruction and within the first lesson, I felt like I had known him for months. I highly recommend studying with Gustavo no matter how much experience you have when you start this path!!
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Cheryl M.

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  • Speaks I had French in High School, College!
  • Teaches students 6 to 50
  • Awarded Bronze Metal/Silver Metal from National Assocation of PianoTeachers
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Cheryl M.

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This subject would be geared for intermediate to advanced students. The areas explored would be focused on detailed piano pedagogy, and keyboard repetoire from the Baroque, Classical, Romantic and Twentieth century eras. My experience traces a musical lineage back to the 19th century pianist and composer, Franz Liszt. Students must have a piano background of a minimum of 10 years of study. Note, any in-person visits must be verified with proof of a vaccination for Covid-19! Thank you.

About Cheryl

I have worked for over 30 years as a professional accompanist and musician in the greater metropolitan Detroit area. I have earned several degrees, which include a Bachelor of Music Performance in Organ and a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Music both from Wayne State University. My studies

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Lakeeta W.
Cheryl was very patient with me during our first lesson. She’s a really good and nice teacher I wish I was able to still go to her but I can’t due to my new schedule
Kourtney
So far so good. Was excited to get home and try out what I learned and have practiced everyday so far. Looking forward to the next lesson!
Jacob M.
All I can say is wow , Cheryl is a fantastic teacher with a great deal of patience and very skillful at finding the best approach for each student .Just the 1st lesson and I'm eager to get home and begin practicing .
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Sarah R.

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  • Speaks Spanish, German, Italian, French, Latin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2017
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Sarah R.

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I have a wide range of experience with performing many genres of music and always seek to bring out the best and most confident performance in all of my students. During my Masters at the IU Jacobs School of Music, I specialized in the performance of Baroque vocal repertoire and learned technical exercises that can help increase flexibility of technique in singing any genre of music. My diverse performance experiences across classical, opera, baroque, and musical theater enable me to encourage all students to reach their full potential with their singing voice and confidence that radiates into all areas of their lives.

About Sarah

I am an active vocalist in the Pittsburgh area and recent graduate of the Early Music Voice Master’s program at IU Jacobs School of Music, where I studied baroque and renaissance vocal repertoire with Steven Rickards and Dana Marsh. My teaching philosophy centers around developing both a love

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Kimberly S.

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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Kimberly S.

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Though, acting is acting no matter what medium, there are particular strategies film/tv actors use to achieve peak performance on film. Together, we can explore the best on camera technique for you on screen. We can also go into filmmaking and what it is like to be on set so you are prepared for anything!

About Kimberly

All lessons have been moved online indefinitely due to COVID-19. Thank you for your understanding. **Tuesday is the best day to schedule lessons with me. However, I'm happy to work with your schedule! Just contact me and we'll figure something out! I have experience coaching many professional

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SHE IS AWESOME!!!!!
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Kimberly was great. Super sweet and my daughter loved every minute she can not wait till her next class
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Anna P.

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  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Master Degree in Piano and Choir Director from Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Anna P.

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'Make one stop at my the vocal studio! All things jazz and blues will be covered, including scat singing, improv, harmonies, blending, finding your solo voice, finding your blending voice, scales, recording, performance & more. Whatever your goals, we meet them. My studio recording at Magic Flute Montessori Music School will help you in every way to open your real JAZZ SOUND

About Anna

I am a highly skilled professional, certified musician. I offer lessons in piano, singing, ukulele, flute, saxophone, clarinet, drums, violin beginners as well as group lessons in ear training and theory, piano and singing, Russian language lessons. My main instrument is piano, and I specialize i

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Great lesson. I left feeling very encouraged and excited to continue learning how to explore my vocal abilities. Thank you!
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Allison J.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Allison J.

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First and foremost, music should be fun! I am an experienced piano, voice, and songwriting teacher with 20 years of experience teaching and in the music industry as a whole. I'm also the author of the songwriting workbook, How To Write A Song On The Piano, published by Willis Music & Hal Leonard. Being part of the music education community is very important to me. I know how beneficial it is to each individual and that is something that can have a hugely positive impact in each of our lives. In my lessons, I create individualized lesson plans around each of my students goals and aspirations. Those plan include but are not limited to sight reading, music theory, ear training, performance techniques, mic technique, songwriting, sight singing, classical piano, pop piano, and artist development. I'm looking forward to getting to know you and help you with all your music goals!

About Allison

Allison James is a multi-talented singer, songwriter, pianist, performer, producer, teacher, and author. Her musical journey began at the age of 7 when she began to teach herself the piano. She took that passion, talent, and determination and turned it into her own mini music empire that exists toda

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