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Mitchell K.

6 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mitchell K.

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Learn to sing the songs that you want to sing! My approach to lessons gets you singing the genres of music that inspire you to create and express yourself right away. I've taught for 3 years. I studied at The Boston Conservatory for Classical Voice and since then, I have branched out to musical theatre, pop, and rock. I've toured with my alt/indie band multiple times, performing at multiple sold out shows for music that I wrote. I have experience performing roles in legit and contemporary musical theatre as well as opera. My training and understanding of the human anatomy coupled with a wholistic and positive approach to mentality has helped my students grow in ability and confidence. I welcome all levels of experience/all ages and I teach students of all gender identities. Some of my technical specialties include: belting, riffing/agility, breathing, loosening up the voice, vowel placement, and utilizing vibrato and straight tone.

About Mitchell

Hi there! My name is Mitchell. I've been singing formally for over 10 years now, studying all sorts of genres like classical, musical theatre, pop, rock, and hardcore. I studied Vocal Performance at The Boston Conservatory and shortly after, I started an alternative/indie band in the Chicago area wh

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Dr. Mark
I am very pleased to submit a recommendation on behalf of Mitchell K.. Mitchell is an excellent young singer and teacher, able and willing to put his well-developed technique at the service of music and text with style and authority at such a young age. I have found Mitchell’s clear and resonant tenor voice quality refreshingly beautiful. His musicality and technique rivals colleagues years older. His understanding of vocal pedagogy and building young voices is extraordinary. In short, I could not recommend more highly Mitchell as a voice teacher and as a very talented singer of a wide variety of styles. He is a wonderful individual, bright, articulate, highly motivated, and would be a most positive influence on every student in his voice studio.
Stephen
Mitchell was incredibly supportive and really made me more comfortable singing in front of people. He made things easy for me to get better. He helped me belt more healthily and really boosted my confidence. He listened to me and let me work on the kind of music I wanted to learn and also pushed me to sing things outside of my comfort zone.
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Sara J.

44 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music, Minor in Theatre from University of South Carolina
  • Teaching since 2013
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Sara J.

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Want to understand the building blocks of music? Music theory knowledge can help students in playing an instrument, singing, and reading music.

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*Yoga lessons are currently discounted for summer!* Hello, and welcome to my profile. My name is Sara, and I am a certified yoga instructor and classically trained vocalist located in the Charlotte Metro area. I also enjoy acting and writing, and I offer lessons in those subjects as well. My

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Absolutely perfect! Exactly what I needed!
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Andrew L.

5 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • Awarded Concerto/Aria Competition from American River College, Music Department
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Andrew L.

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For beginners, I can focus on how to come up with melodies, structuring your music, using various notational software, working and rehearsing with performers, etc. For more advanced students, we can work on contrapuntal or atonal/modernist idioms.

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NOTE: Due to various health advisories relating to the Corona virus, I will only be doing online lessons for the immediate future. Hi, my name is Andy, and I am a classically-trained singer, composer, pianist and teacher! I studied Music Composition, Voice and Piano at American River College a

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Rob
Andy is great with our 3 kids (10, 7, and 5). He customized the lessons for them, while finding the right balance between structure and allowing them to explore the instrument. His patience and sense of humor provide a warm learning experience for our children. We are happy to have him as their teacher!
Kim H.
Awesome first lesson! A perfect fit for my piano goals! Andrew is really nice and asked a lot of great questions to figure out what I needed. I can’t wait until my next lesson!
Naomie Cajou
My experience with Andrew was great ! He was awaiting to receive us.
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Gloria C.

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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Music Education from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Gloria C.

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I have been teaching private instrument lessons for over 13 years, as well as General and Performing Music in the Arizona public school system. I am currently a middle school band and orchestra director. I have experience teaching virtually in individual and group settings, and can teach beginner clarinet to any age.

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Bachelor of Music in Education from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Master of Science in Psychology from University of Phoenix

About Gloria

Hello, my name is Gloria, and I specialize in private instrument lessons. I have a wide variety of knowledge with all instruments. My primary instrument is the cello, which I received my Bachelor of Music in Performance for. I have been playing the cello for 27 years. I have extensive performance ex

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Mel P.

36 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Music Education from Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
  • Teaching since 1968
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Mel P.

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I have an international ranking for ear training. Improve your ability to hear notes, chords and rhythm. I will show you how to apply ear training and make leaning fun.

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I have tons of experience and formal university training in music education. I know how to take the complex and make it simple. There are very good reasons my students rise to the top. Experience makes a difference, and I have more professional teaching experience than 99% of other instructor

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Kaitlyn
Mel is fantastic! I have only been taking lessons with him for a short time, but I feel like I have really made a lot of improvement! He is extremely patient and really cares about music. You can truly tell he puts his all into his lessons and truly cares about his students. Music is his passion and his optimism and love for music is contagious.

I decided to learn the violin and had no experience or background at all. Mel helped me start off with the essentials and is making sure I know proper form! I am beyond grateful that I found him and recommend him to anyone looking to learn. I promise you won’t regret hiring him to help you along your musical journey. I am most definitely looking forward to all my future lessons! Thank you Mel!
Jack
I have been taking lessons with Mel for almost two months.
As an adult learner who tried to learn violin on my own for the last six months I have found Mel to be a lifesaver.
He has been very patient and has helped me to fix all the bad habits I developed. The lessons are a nice mix of theory, skill development and working on fun songs.
I highly recommend him.
Adam L.
My 17-year-old son looks forward to his lessons with Mel. My goal was to restore my son's love of the violin that he started to play many years ago. Lessons with Mel did just that. My son says that Mel's delightful and personable style makes it safe for kids to be kids who are learning and growing. I hear Mel play things during my son's lessons and as a musician, I can tell he is a violinist and a musician of the highest order. I was so impressed. He keeps the lessons focused but fun. My son is already improving and more importantly, he is in love with the violin again. My son and I highly recommend him. He's a gem.
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Ryan T.

12 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Music Degree in Contemporary Writing and Production from Berklee College of Music
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Ryan T.

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The piano is a wonderful instrument with an incredibly versatile range of abilities. In piano lessons, I'll provide guidance on the key aspects of playing the piano: interpreting a piece of music accurately and with artistic expressiveness, improving technical ability, learning methods for efficient fingering and effective pedaling technique, developing greater control over emphasis, dynamics, and timing. If you are a beginner and aren't sure what all those things mean or if they would apply to you, that's fine too. I also offer introductory instruction on how to read music and get started playing the piano.

I offer instruction in many styles ranging from classical to jazz to rock to really almost anything. I also offer lessons in variety of musical topics: composition, songwriting, improvisation, ear training, music theory, arranging, and music production (technology). If you are interested, please check out the information on these other subjects by clicking on the link at the top ...

About Ryan

Ryan is a composer, author, pianist, music producer, and teacher. Ryan is the author of a music theory and composition textbook entitled The Theory and Creation of Music. He has won awards for his original music, such as his first place award for Best Original Film Score in the Montgomery County Fil

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Alan B.
I have a great rapport with Ryan. I think we work very well with Ryan. I am always looking forward to our next session.
Rihaan J.
Ryan is soo patient with my 5 year old. He teaches very nicely 2 classes and my son can already play 3 songs ..looking forward to many more..
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"Valentina, is a wonderful teacher, She gets me used to hearing the language, since much of the fluidity of a new language revolves around the ear and hearing, and pronouncing the new words. She has given me a language course with background, and a grounding in grammar; and helps me with the words and idioms the I will use when I am in Italy. I am extremely happy with my lessons."
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