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Joe M.

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Ballwin, MO
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Joe M.

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An experienced guitar player of 15 years. Especially good with beginners including both very young and older students. It's never too early or late to start playing! Will cater a specific personal lesson plan to your desires to make sure we move at YOUR best pace. We'll build a solid foundation so that you can learn how to teach yourself and continue to grow and love music long after these lessons. We can get you up and running with your favorite tunes or start delving into the musical theory side of things. I make sure that our lessons are fun but also challenging and I make sure we spend some time learning how to build finger strength, how to improvise, and (most importantly) how to play with other musicians!

About Joe

I've been playing multiple genres of guitar for over 15 years and currently a student at SIUE studying jazz guitar for a degree in Jazz Performance. I perform, teach, write, and record my own music. I have experience teaching children as young as 5 years old and adults of all ages. I emphasis not o

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Manny
I spent a lot if time searching/researching/talking with various guitar instructors....finding teacher fit is PRIORITY #1 for me. Joe was patient, thoughtful and most importantly all about what will work best for my young son. Lesson one was a big success in my book.....I am grateful and blessed to have found Joe. On to lesson #2. :)

Dawn S.

52 Reviews
O Fallon, IL
Starting at $22
  • Bachelor of Science, Music Education from Tennessee Technological University
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dawn S.

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I like to work on tone, technique, sight reading and musicality in lessons. I also play duets with students during lessons to work on tone blending as well as intonation.
I can also teach reed making and reed adjustment.

About Dawn

I have a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education and a Master's Degree in Music Performance. I also performed as a musician with a military band for over 20 years, performing on oboe, English horn, saxophone, percussion, piano/synthesizer, and as a vocalist. I have been teaching privately for close to

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Alex S.
My daughter learned additional skills and mastered new pieces while working with Dawn. Her dedication and experience teaching online helped our young oboist to progress quicker, and the school band teacher noticed the improvement too. We're happy we found Dawn on takelessons!
Madeline B.
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!

Sharday M.

1 Review
Saint Louis, MO
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Business & entrepreneurship from Harris Stowe University
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Sharday M.

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Have you always loved singing but wanted to advance your voice? Well you have come to the right place singing lessons with me is so fun because I like to make music & singing fun, I like taking adventures, I cater to all of your vocal needs, & I guarantee by the end of your lessons you will see major improvement.

About Sharday

My name is Sharday I'm 26 & I have always had a passion for music & singing since I was 5 I have sung in choirs & traveled to sing at lots of places, I have auditioned for the voice which was an awesome experience I just want to help people who have the same drive & passion as me.

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Angel S.
Awesome...made me feel at ease

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Catherine A.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Music
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Bachelors and Masters of Music in Harp Performance from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
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Catherine A.

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With 30+ years teaching experience, I have the tools and expertise you need to help you succeed with your harp goals. My background includes studying with world renowned harp teachers Alice Chalifoux and Susann McDonald, and I share with my harp students the unsurpassed harp skills passed down to me, with additional certification in Suzuki Harp Method and Therapeutic Music. In addition to harp performance, I have taught courses in music theory, composition and arranging for harp, harp pedagogy (teaching methods), harp maintenance and orchestra/ensemble. From beginners to veterans seeking additional skills, I'm here to help, and am happy to give instruction, advice and guidance on any harp topic.

About Catherine

Cathy Anderson teaches private harp lessons online as well as in her home studio, working with students of all ages, levels, and harp types. She is on the faculty at Tulane University School of Music and the University of New Orleans, and has presented Spring and Fall student recitals every year si

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Rebekah
If you have an opportunity to study harp with Catherine, jump at the chance and count yourself fortunate! I have taken lessons with Catherine for over 10 years and she has guided me from a relative newcomer to the harp all the way into my professional career (playing for symphonies, opera, ballet, concerts, etc..). Catherine shares her vast knowledge and beautiful musical artistry in the most patient, kind and nurturing way I can imagine. It's a joy and an inspiration to study with Catherine and I always eagerly look forward to any time spent working with her!
Riley
I have known Mrs Cathy for over 8 years. She has always been very understanding and you can see how much she loves the harp. Our lessons are productive and challenging, but Mrs Cathy still makes it fun! I look forward to our lessons and feel like I’m learning a lot.
Angelle
Cathy is a gifted musician and an excellent teacher. For me, an adult student with a limited background in music, taking lessons with Cathy (both online and in person) has been the perfect fit. She is patient, makes lessons fun and interesting, understands my musical interests, and helps me find music that I enjoy playing. She has taught me not only technique but also some music theory, which has been very helpful. I am so pleased with my progress. Also, when I first started lessons, I had so many questions about caring for my harp. Cathy taught me how to tune my harp properly, transport it, and even change strings. She also taught me how to position myself properly when playing. Cathy is a wonderful resource for all things related to harps. I highly recommend her as a teacher.

Kelsey P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Kelsey P.

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Experienced professional violin teacher of 6 years. Whether you want to pick up violin for the first time or have had lessons before and are looking to rekindle your practice, I am here to help! I have experience teaching all ages (from age 4 to adult) and levels (beginner to advanced). I have training in both Suzuki and traditional methods, and can also incorporate music reading or basic music theory into the lessons, depending on the needs of the student. I hold two degrees in violin performance and currently teach privately and at the college level. Let's get started!

About Kelsey

I hold Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Violin Performance from UNC-Greensboro and Appalachian State University, respectively. I grew up learning the first 8 Suzuki Violin School books, and right after earning my Bachelor's degree, I received training to teach in the Suzuki Method. I began teachi

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Zachary F.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Zachary F.

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Experienced K-12 Music Educator

About Zachary

I am a professional cellist, and certified K-12 Music Educator, who graduated from Duquesne University with a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education, and a Masters Degree in Cello Performance. My philosophy in teaching is holistic. I spend the first lesson analyzing musical knowledge, skills, and ap

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"Had a great first lesson and looking forward to more."
Faith
Took Piano lessons from Erin C.
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"Steven is an amazing instructor. He is patient, kind, helpful and very knowledgable regarding his craft. We greatly appreciated his expertise and positive attitude! I would highly recommend Steven for lessons!"
Brooke
Took Piano lessons from Steven B.
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"Paul is the man

I am older than your average student. I had never taken lessons before and always wanted to learn to play guitar so I went out an purchased an acoustic guitar. I tried to learn from on line as well as purchased DVD's but it just didn't feel right. There was something missing like the human touch. I had heard about Paul from a relative who gave me insight about his background and his education. I decided to give him a try.

I called the place that he was working at and booked my first lesson. He carefully went over how he was going to teach me and then patiently worked with me.

I know that I will never be as good as Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck or Paul William, but to know that I can play a little is very gratifying."
Steve
Took Guitar lessons from Paul W.
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"Jeff has been great with my 7 year old son learning Djembe and Bongos. Jeff gives clear concise instructions and practices the skills with him to work on during the week. My son is easily distracted and Jeff is very flexible and listens to what he has to say, using is as a way to teach and redirects. My son can't wait to go to class every week!"
RIo
Took Drum lessons from Jeff F.
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"Amazing first lesson! Tina was incredibly patient and thorough -- my daughter really enjoyed it"
Brad
Took Saxophone lessons from Tina D.
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"Larry is a great teacher. Patient and knowledgeable."
Zion
Took Piano lessons from Larry P.
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"For first class it was pretty good we want to continue attending and check the progress !"
Freddy
Took Piano lessons from Melody C.
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"Ben is an amazing guitar teacher who is patient and always willing to work with a busy schedule. As a senior in high school, many things pop up and we are always able to work around it. His lessons are based around what the students want to learn and he always finds a way to accomplish it. He has a great deal of knowledge in music theory and has helped me many times stay ahead in my music theory class in school and more importantly how to tie it in musically. As a performing musician as well, he has experience and other bits of wisdom about music and beyond that he can/will share and has which I feel is important as well."
Kevin
Took Guitar lessons from Benjamin P.
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"Anyone who gets an opportunity to learn how to play music from this guy should jump all over it. This dude is a well-rounded musician full of so much knowledge towards any aspect of a stringed instrument. I still to this day remember so much from his lessons and feel very thankful to have learned so much from such a wonderful teacher. Greg has enough patience to work with beginners and enough experience and skill to make an expert out of ya!"
Braxton
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"My two girls loved piano lessons with Rae! She met them at their level and set them on different pieces to stop the feelings of competition we were struggling with our old teacher. It’s still always a challenge to get them to practice, but her lesson notes are clear so I even though I’m not musical at all, I know what they should be working on!"
Ashleigh
Took Piano lessons from Rae A.
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