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Amy R.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Champion of Change for Arts Education from The White House
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Amy R.

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Teaching oboe is my side project, and I love working with new students to develop good habits!

About Amy

I am a well respected professional in the non-profit arts education field, but my passion is music and playing oboe! I want you to develop that passion too! If you love the sound of the oboe, then learning to play it should be a joyful positive experience. I want to teach you the mechanics of pla

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Lisa C.

62 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lisa C.

62 Reviews
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I like to begin with the Essential Elements series. I have had a lot of success with my beginners in this series. I also encourage my oboists to bring and play with a tuner. Having a great ear for pitch is absolutely necessary for playing the oboe.

About Lisa

I have been a music teacher and private lesson instructor for the past 20 years. I have a bachelor of science degree in Music Education and hold a teaching certificate for all-level Music Education. In my private studio I have taught students from 3-70 and have enjoyed them all! In addition to t

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Emily S.
Lisa is great. She’s so patient and with someone like me who knows literally nothing about sewing, she walked me through the basics of literally just turning my machine on all the way to completing my first stitch. She even cheered when I cheered for myself ;) :D
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Suzanne F.
Great experience. i was nervous and Lisa made me laugh and comfortable.

Lindsey M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French
  • Bachelor of Music in Performance from California State University, Northridge
  • Teaching since 2003
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Lindsey M.

9 Reviews
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I have played oboe for 15 years. I studied at California State University, Northridge, where I earned a Bachelor of Music degree in oboe performance. I have been tutoring for over ten years, teaching students of all ages and levels. It is important to me that I get to know my students on a personal level, so I can cater lessons to their individual goals/learning styles. Whether you want to work on reeds, prepare for an audition, or learn that song from Frozen, I look forward to working with you!

About Lindsey

Hi! My name is Lindsey. I went to California State University, Northridge, where I earned a Bachelor degree in Music Performance and a Master of Arts in Geography. I have been teaching music lessons and tutoring for over 10 years. In addition, I have played in many orchestras, chamber groups, and a

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Yuriko Case
Our daughter loves having Lindsey come to teach. And with her wide breadth of musical knowledge, she is able to impart understanding in the other instruments our daughter plays, too. Such a great time each week!
Lauren
Lindsey is a great teacher!
Lauren
Lindsey was great!

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Justin H.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Master of Music in Wind Band Conducting from Central Michigan University
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Justin H.

2 Reviews
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I have been teaching music to students of all ages for 17 years and I absolutely love it! I am a fun loving teacher who has high expectations of my students. I have a bachelor (UM) and Master (CMU) degree in music. I am a school band director as my full-time career. I am able to teach all of the brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments, including piano, to varying degrees. You will receive a multi-faceted lesson with me including music theory, music history, new techniques, musicianship skills, performance skills, and much more. I look forward to this chance to work with you!

About Justin

As a highly skilled musician and teacher with proven experience in building music programs, teaching all levels of skill, expressing a high level of artistry, and developing professional relationships; I believe you will thoroughly enjoy working with me. I have been a life long musician, starting

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Greg
One of the most talented musicians I have ever met. While trombone is his main instrument, he plays and instructs exceptionally well on a myriad of other instruments. He is calm and patient with learners and has a very rich knowledge base when it comes to musical literature and technique. I highly recommend Justin Hammis for anyone interested in private lessons.
Jessie
He was band director for my kids. He is a terrific person and a fun, talented director.
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Tina D.

49 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tina D.

49 Reviews
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I teach beginner oboe. I can help students learn to read music, play with good tone and technique, learn fingerings, and play from a book or school band music.

About Tina

Hello! I've been teaching private lessons for over 15 years. I was a high school music teacher & band director in the Philadelphia area for 7 years, and I now live in Miami, FL where I am working on a doctoral degree in conducting. I also work as a freelance musician. I'm looking forward to maki

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Brad B.
Amazing first lesson! Tina was incredibly patient and thorough -- my daughter really enjoyed it
Brad B.
great first lesson, thank you!!
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Ali R.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, French, English, Greek, French
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Awarded Dean's List from Berklee College of Music
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Ali R.

5 Reviews
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I teach how to play with appropriate technique, fingers, breath support and control.

About Ali

Ali has had music in her life since she was in the crib. She has performed professionally in the musical theatre world and she has studied in several universities for Musical Theater, Jazz, Pop, Blues, and R&B. Since the age of sixteen, she has been selected to sing as a guest soloist for venues s

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Charles and Rebecca C.
she was fun and she let try she also gave great advice
Nya Monet M.
My Granddaughter, Nya, LOVED Ali from the time she met her. Ali is a Great Teacher, we HIGHLY RECOMMEND HER! My Granddaughter wants to continue with Ali on a continuous basis! Thanks Ali
Theresa
Friendly and effective with elementary age children.

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Average Cost of Oboe Lessons in Des Plaines, IL

The average cost of 60-minute oboe lessons in Des Plaines is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $95 per hour.
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$37 average
45 min
$49 average
60 min
$65 average

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"My daughter enjoyed her lesson with Dawn. Dawn was able to adjust her instruction according to my daughter’s ability. Thank you for a great lesson, Dawn!"
Madeline
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"So happy to have found Jill. My daughter is learning to play the Oboe from the best."
Ashley
Took Oboe lessons from Jill M.
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"Great teacher. We have learned so much."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"I like that she was patient in evaluating Rebekah's skill level. She made no assumptions and politely asked if Rebekah knew certain topics. She then covered them thoroughly. Rebekah commented that she liked how quickly she moved."
Rebekah
Took Oboe lessons from Grace M.
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"Dawn is great. I get a lot out of each session, and if I forget something it's no problem because she always follows up with comprehensive notes."
Ethan
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Sure enjoy all the help Dawn gives us. Dawn is very patient ."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Grace is very friendly and easy to work with. At first, I was anxious to have my son take lessons online but Grace gives great explanations during lessons and is very interactive even though she is not present in person. I’ve heard improvements in my son’s tone and technique in just a few lessons. I would definitely recommend Grace as a teacher.

For reference to those in similar situations, my son is a high school student with 3 years of prior oboe experience.

Please disregard my previous review, there was an internet error that caused it to prematurely submit."
Tracy- Jim's mom
Took Oboe lessons from Grace M.
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"Wonderful first lesson. She made it personalized to my abilities and lack of oboe. We used a recorder instead and i learned much today. Cannot wait until next lesson"
Leslie
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Really enjoyed the lesson. Dawn gave lots of tips. Looking forward to future lessons."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Angela is awesome. My daughter needed to work toward some specific performance goals and Angela was able to give her just the help she needed. She was very flexible and easy to work with."
Anne
Took Oboe lessons from Angela P.
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