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Amanda D.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $34
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  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Amanda D.

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Music theory is an essential part of music making, whether one is reading sheet music or learning by ear. Through two degrees in music (my BA in music from the Oberlin Conservatory and MM in music from the Peabody Conservatory), I have taken over 40 credits of advanced music theory classes. My teaching caters to all levels, and is specialized to fit each student.

About Amanda

Flute soloist and chamber musician Amanda Dame is known for her vast breadth of repertoire and thematic programming. She has presented solo recitals at notable venues including Troy Savings Bank Music Hall in Troy, NY, the Anderson House and the Arts Club of Washington in DC, and The Mainstay in Roc

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Blair
Amanda taught me a music theory lesson, and she was very patient and understanding as I worked through the theory. I have not found the same level of understanding in other instructors as I have in Amanda. Thank you Amanda!
Lauren
I took my first lesson with Amanda recently, and learned so much!! In a short amount of time, she was able to teach me embouchure, breathing, and technique tips that greatly benefitted my playing. I will definitely be signing up for another soon!

Kevan D.

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Starting at $65
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  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Kevan D.

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As my student, you can expect a highly personalized experience. Whatever your experience, skill, or comfort level with performing is, I will work with you to make you a more present, spontaneous, and relaxed performer. Maybe you're just starting out as an actor and what some extra coaching. Maybe you've never acted before but want to give it a try. Or maybe you aren't interested in being on stage but want some advice on becoming an effective public speaker. I'm available for monologue advice, audition preparation and coaching, scene work, as well as general acting lessons or help with presentation and public speaking skills.

I believe in using what's unique about you as a person in your performance, so we'll spend time working together on how to bring out the "you" in your acting!

I believe in guiding rather than dictating, so I will always act as the guide to your discoveries rather than dictating what your performance "should" be. My background is primarily in Meisner acting work,

About Kevan

Hi! I'm an actor, director, and playwright who loves sharing my passion for theatre with people of all ages. I have had the opportunity to train from some of the country's most exceptional theatre artists, and bring a wide array of tools to my work as an acting coach. I have a BFA and an MFA in Thea

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Will D.

1 Review
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master of Music in Jazz Studies from University of Tennessee
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Will D.

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Have you ever hoped to learn piano but didn't know where to start? Whether you (or your child) want to learn classical, jazz, pop, gospel or rock, I have experience performing and teaching many different styles of keyboard and piano. I've taught piano for about 8 years to ages ranging from 4 to over 60! It's never too late to start.

I have a master's degree from UT in jazz piano and a bachelor's in classical piano from James Madison University. I've played in a wide variety of bands and ensembles, ranging from pop cover bands to reggae groups, jazz trios and classical ensembles. In addition, I have more than eight years of experience teaching piano to students of all ages, young to old. Whatever style you're hoping to pick, I can help you learn and understand the music you play so that you can really connect with the music.

I focus my lessons towards what the student wants to accomplish. If you want to learn a song, I will find the music for you or transcribe it from the ...

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Have you ever hoped to learn piano but didn't know where to start? Whether you (or your child) want to learn classical, jazz, pop, gospel or rock, I have experience performing and teaching many different styles of keyboard and piano. I've taught piano for about 8 years to ages ranging from 4 to over

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Lynn
Will is a good teacher. My young one loves studying with him.

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Max S.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Master of Music, Saxophone Performance from The Hartt School at the University of Hartford
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Max S.

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Music performance.

About Max

While other instructors teach multiple instruments, my specialized knowledge of saxophone can get you farther, faster. I help students make quick and efficient progress in developing a strong sound concept, learning saxophone-specific techniques, making appropriate repertoire choices, setting smart

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Larry C.
Thoroughly enjoyed the lesson with Max.
Daniel B.
awesome instructor saw great results in first lesson!

Shon M.

37 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 to 77
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Shon M.

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Let me help you learn the guitar in an easy to comprehend and faster than you could imagine study. You will learn to play a simple strumming and chordal pattern of a song that you choose to learn with in the first 2 lessons. My goal is to customize your lessons to your learning style and musical preferences. I've played guitar 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, Understanding strumming and fingerpicking patterns, how to create unforgettable guitar parts, how to improvise solos, how to make your guitar sing, 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'

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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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Natasha B.

60 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelors in Music from University of North Texas
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Natasha B.

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I am an opera singer who has experience teaching multiple genres including pop, rock, jazz and classical. I create monthly plans for my students and teach them techniques to feel in control of their singing and confident.

About Natasha

I am an opera singer and pianist who studied at the Aaron Copland School of Music in NYC and I recently moved to Texas to further my studies in music education. I started teaching piano and voice privately in New York City in 2012 and I continue to in North Texas. I have experience teaching ages

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Paula B.
Ms. Natasha makes the lesson fun and interactive. She's very encouraging and she has a lot of stories that makes it easier to remember things and she's very knowledgeable about Beethoven~
Hannah M.
My 8 year old daughter is a beginner and Natasha did a great job introducing and teaching singing to her. Natasha is very nice and my daughter likes her very much! We are looking forward to many more lessons. I would highly recommend Natasha to anyone seeking lessons!
Mary
Natasha, is phenomenal! She is amazing at teaching my daughter to sing from a very beginner, to someone able to be comfortable with her voice. She is so kind and encouraging to my once quiet daughter. Natasha has been instrumental in my daughter’s confidence, and has become an important mentor as well as friend!

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"Hu is amazing. He is patient, kind and friendly. He takes time to explain how and why the Tai-chi movements work. He creates a safe and relaxing environment even online. I wholeheartedly recommend his classes."
Christine DePina
Took Tai Chi Chuan lessons from Hu C.
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"I have had the opportunity to be part of Ron's Tia Chi classes @ the Kenosha Senior Center since January of this year. I have enjoyed his patience, knowledge and humor very much. He takes the time to break the moves down so that we can grasp the moves and understand the meaning behind them. I hope to be able to enjoy many more classes and to continue improving on my Tia Chi & Qigong."
Cynthia
Took Tai Chi Chuan lessons from Ron P.
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"I have been a student of Ron's for 3 years.At 70 I have felt an increase in my flexibility and balance. Ron is dedicated to Tai Chi and to his students.He is encouraging every step of the way when teaching the various forms."
Brian
Took Tai Chi Chuan lessons from Ron P.
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"A great experience. Baruk is an outstanding coach"
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Breyana
Took Fitness lessons from Davina W.
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"Miss Veronica is an amazing instructor. Her classes are thorough, fun, and full of enlightenment. I feel I have bettered myself and my artistry with the guidance of her classes. She is the best!!!!!!!!!!!!"
Christina
Took Strength and Conditioning lessons from Veronica J.
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"I really enjoy the Dance Fitness Sessions we do together and no wonder Mary's talent in music and rhythm synchronization gave an extra point to the whole experience. Even if my day is hard and I do the extra mile to keep up with my sessions I'm always rewarded in the end with great mood and feeling pumped. I highly recommend Mary to keep you fit and enjoy yourself at the same time."
Sophia
Took Dance Fitness lessons from Mary R.
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"My son has taken part in 2 online lessons with coach Matthew. He clearly has the ability to teach and My son now has a clear understanding of a variety of fundamental skills."
Maria
Took Soccer lessons from Matthew K.
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"She was amazing.!! Very Zen and patient. Me and my wife ‘s first session and can’t wait for the next workout. . Thank you Lindsay :), highly recommend her"
Mo
Took Stretching lessons from Lindsay B.
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James
Took Jiu Jitsu lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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