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Taylor S.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Music Education from Grand View University
  • Teaches Beginner
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Taylor S.

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Experienced in bassoon and clarinet as well as other band instruments. Beginning band to high school students welcome. Focus on long tone exercises, scales, articulation, and more. Lessons are customized and student led. Students will learn about rhythm, melody, form, and other musical skills as well as instrument skills.

About Taylor

Hi! My name is Taylor Suntken. I am a current music education major graduating in the fall from Grand View University. My primary instrument is bassoon. I have played bassoon for 9 years and have experience in making reeds. My secondary instruments are clarinet and trombone which I have played on

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Isabel S.

18 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, French, Italian
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Isabel S.

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While I now primarily sing classical repertoire, my roots are in Musical Theater. My passion for singing grew from a love of Broadway and I have many years of experience performing in and assisting with musicals. My goal is for all of my singers to have a foundation of healthy vocal technique, which I build from my knowledge of classical voice. This allows for a deeper understanding of how the voice functions and leads to an overall stronger sound.

Having been a dancer my whole life, with 10+ years of intensive training, many featured dancer roles, and serving as the Dance Captain for musicals, I am well equipped to help my students with this aspect of Musical Theater. With high level training in acting and straight theater, I provide my students with tools for perfecting monologues, lines, character development, and interpretation.

Whether you would like to work on singing, dancing, acting or all three, I am happy to help. I would love to help you discover more about Musical ...

About Isabel

Music is my great passion, and I have recently received my Master’s degree in classical vocal performance at the Mannes School of Music. Well-versed in many musical genres, I have performed in opera, recital, musical theatre, choir and piano performances and competitions in the US as well as inter

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Christine L.
Great teacher, very supportive and encouraging.
Isabella G.
Our daughter has loved every class. We are very happy we have found such a passionate and talented instructor for her.
Eri
It was my very first time to take singing lessons. Isabel was totally amazing! She was always encouraging and cheering.
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Enrique S.

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Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music from Musicians Institute
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Enrique S.

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When teaching, my ultimate goal is to answer and share what I know in the most simple and efficient way possible. I love hearing: "Dude, no one has explain this to me this way, now it makes total sense to me, thank you".

You can feel comfortable asking me any questions, no matter how simple or "stupid" you may think they are. I am a humble guy who will happily answer all the questions you may have.

For Audio Engineering I will teach you signal flow, audio effects (compressors, EQs, Reverbs, Delays, Chorus, Flangers, etc), SideChain Compression, Automation, Shortcuts that people actually use in the studio, best plugins for different situations, different track types and/or whatever it is that you want to learn.

About Enrique

I've been in the music industry for more than 10 years, actively performing different hats by being a Guitar Player, Drummer, Teaching Assistant, Live Audio Engineer, Beat Maker, Music Producer and Recording Engineer; this has allowed me to get a wide perspective of this industry and understand what

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Quentin S.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Double Bass Performance from University of Georgia
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Quentin S.

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While I specialize in upright and electric bass, guitar was actually my first instrument. I've been teaching and playing guitar intermittently for about a decade. Especially capable with chords, reading music, and jazz chord voicing.

About Quentin

I go to the University of Georgia for Double Bass Performance. I've spent about 11 years learning and sharing everything I can about this wonderfully complex instrument. So many genres of music can be played on the double bass, and once you add my secondary instrument, the bass guitar, you're a nece

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Gabrielle
I was nervous to start and Quentin quickly put me at ease as a student. I am an adult learner who can read music and has basic understanding of piano and wanted to move to the next level. He asked the right questions and shaped lessons and practice time which have proven extremely helpful. I look forward to more lessons and can easily recommend his lessons.
Andi
Quentin was very knowledgeable, flexible and creative. He was the ideal teacher for me as a beginner.
Milo
Quentin has an easy going manner that makes my middle school student want to learn from him. My son is working on improving his technique and Quentin was able to assess an appropriate level of instruction.
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Dannia G

27 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Bachelors in Clinical Psychology from San Marcos University
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Dannia G

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Take Spanish lessons with a native speaker! I have experience teaching all levels from beginner to advanced. I also teach conversational Spanish lessons.

I enjoy teaching private lessons because it allows me to give my undivided attention to my students and attend to their needs, adjusting my program to their unique way of learning, making it a very enjoyable and rewarding experience.

About Dannia

Hola! I am a native Spanish speaker from Peru that offers private Spanish Lessons. I enjoy working one-on-one with students because it allows me to give them my undivided attention and attend to their particular needs. I truly enjoy the freedom to teach at each student's pace, there is no rush or

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Harris Heggs
Real nice, and explains the lessons very clearly.
Carey
I am quite picky about language instructors because I like grammar, and since I already speak French I don't need as much time to learn Spanish. So I really wanted someone who would adjust her teaching to my speed and level. Dannia has done a great job of rolling with my preferences while suggesting things to do during the lesson that really help move me forward. Very pleased with how things are going.
Barbie A.
I was nervous and worried that I couldn't do it. She assured me that I can. She has a perfect personality for a teacher. Im looking forward to this experience
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Kristen B.

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  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner
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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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"Excellent teacher!

As I've worked with Ilona and gotten to know her as my teacher, I realize that she really truly cares that I learn well and learn the proper way. She can be tough and gives me a good amount of work to do, but it's all because she wants me to learn and learn well. If I'm unable to complete an assignment she just laughs and says "Life happens" - she's very understanding. She's very patient and encourages me all the time. I often will make a comment such as "I stink at this" and she'll tell me I'm too hard on myself and piano is a learning experience. Obviously teaching is her calling in life and she's excellent at it! I would recommend her to anyone who wants to learn the art of playing the piano."
Maureen
Took Piano lessons from Ilona M.
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"Extremely knowledgeable! Karen is a superb guitar instructor. Honestly, I was struggling. Discouraged! She helped me understand my strengths and weaknesses, and moved me from beginner to intermediate in a matter of months. If you’re getting tired of learning from YouTube and smart phone apps, let Karen kick start your guitar playing. You’ll be glad you did. Thanks Karen!!"
Troy
Took Guitar lessons from Karen D.
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"been trying to o this with youtube videos without much success--Le is patient and helps take a novice like myself slowly while giving plenty of positive feedback"
John
Took Ukulele lessons from Lee Q.
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"Thanks for the first lesson. Looking forward to the next one!"
Paul
Took Guitar lessons from Matt M.
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"Piano is so rewarding!

Marty has helped me tremendously with understanding music theory and helping me advance my playing! As an older student, I need a different approach from kids; and Marty has worked hard to give me that training! I love taking lessons!"
Bonnie
Took Piano lessons from Marty W.
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"I am pleased with the instruction which I have received and results experienced to date. I am increasing in confidence, independence, and comfort. I am further pleased with instructor availability and ability to adapt instruction to address multiple styles, genres, and concerns. I recommend Willy and am happy to serve as reference."
Peter
Took Drum lessons from Will S.
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"Very good guitar teachers

Ben was able to evaluate my skill level and plan the lesson accordingly. He is very patient and makes sure that you know exactly what to do. I am looking forward to my next lesson.
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Mike
Took Guitar lessons from Benjamin P.
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"Laurel taught my kids piano lessons for several years. When she moved away, she proved impossible to replace! She really cared about the kids' learning. For example, when my son seemed to connect better with the process and logic behind the music, she got him started composing his own! Both kids benefited greatly from Laurel's teaching and I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a piano teacher."
Lydia
Took Classical Piano lessons from Laurel S.
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"I'm quite an experienced singer. I've been seen in a cappella groups and bands and solo for many years however recently I've had trouble reaching my higher range and difficulty with falsetto. James has helped me to figure out the issue and I'm working on proper breath support and other issues I was having. My hope is to continue singing for the rest of my life and James has given me proper approach for vocal longevity."
Marc
Took Singing lessons from James R.
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"Eric is apart of a select group of musicians who can play at an extremely high level and effectively translate their knowledge to others. His customized and methodological approach with enough time and effort can turn any novice into a skilled player. He is also extremely encouraging and flexible. I've studied with Eric for five years and don't plan on stopping any time soon."
Alec
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric P.
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