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Hunter D.

5 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Awarded Luminarts Jazz Fellowship from Luminarts Cultural Foundation
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Hunter D.

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From first lesson through advanced high school students, I focus on quality of tone production and musicality.

About Hunter

***As of May 15th, 2020 all lessons will be conducted through Zoom*** My primary teaching philosophy revolves around the ideas of creativity and cooperative problem solving. I believe that all musicians should be actively training their ears as well as their abilities on their instrument. I focus

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Chad and William K.
Hunter is a phenomenal teacher. My son (7) and myself have been taking weekly lessons with Hunter for 8 months now. He is wonderful with kids focusing on my son's readiness and getting him to enjoy and make progress. With me, Hunter has been great at adapting to what I wanted to get out of the lessons and I have made really great progress I did not think was possible. Thank you Hunter!!!
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Exceeded our expectations! He was engaging, smart and fun with my daughter. She loved the time with him and can't wait for her next lesson.
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Monica S.

12 Reviews
Harwood Heights, IL
Starting at $20
  • Awarded National Chorale Award from Ridgewood High School
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Monica S.

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I have been a professional Singer, Actor and occasional Dancer for the past 16 years with a Bachelors Degree in Musical Theatre. I love teaching just as much as I love performing. I have at least a little experience in everything performance related. You name it - chances are I've done it! The

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Julie Fisher
IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A MUSIC TEACHER- just take the dive and book with Monica!!! She is the absolute best. I am so self-conscious about my singing voice and Monica put me at ease immediately. She is so approachable and friendly. I've been in lessons for a few months and have already learned to so much that I can hear it in my voice. She is the absolute best.
Tara
I just had my first lesson with an acting teacher besides a high school theatre teacher. I didn’t know what to expect but I’m glad I decided to try. I’m excited to see where I can go from here.
Christopher M.
It was very fun and good and even tho it has only been 1 class. I have already learned so much

Chris S.

1 Review
Chicago, IL
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Bachelor of Music from Depaul University
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Chris S.

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Focus on fundamental trombone technique as well as musical style and any material the student is interested in learning.

About Chris

I've been a full time musician performing and teaching in Chicago for the last 5 years. In that time, I've performed or toured with artists such as hellogoodbye, Mike Reed, Beats Antique, Randy Brecker, Dana Hall, and Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, at venues such as the Pritzker Pavilion, Chicago Symphony

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Owen B.
I've performed with Chris on gigs around town in several settings and a variety of styles. He knows how to tastefully fit into a mix as well as improvise in front when necessary. I can only describe this as having great musical instincts. Of course, always punctual and professional.

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Natasha B.

55 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Natasha B.

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I create a step-by-step monthly plan that I tailor to each student taking into account their music goals and education level.

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 age

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Hilary F.
She is so warm and encouraging! Not only did she completely take calm my nerves, but I learned so much just from the first lesson! Can't wait for more!
Raghav H.
Natasha is an excellent teacher. Gentle, kind and a great instructor. Very pleased with the lessons.
Evelyn
I wish there were more stars to give to Natasha! She is sweet, kind and a brilliant instructor! She has taken her years of performing and training to compile a unique and highly effective way to teach voice. She is extremely dedicated to your success! I had a fear of singing and she has helped me over come that fear and I am looking forward to the 1st of many musical auditions. I look forward to many more lessons with her!!! She is the best!
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Diana N.

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  • Speaks English, Russian, Ukrainian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 to 60
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Diana N.

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I teach violin at beginners to advanced, I have 33 years experience of teaching and performance. I've graduated from National Pedagogical University in Ukraine where I've been classically trained on the best musikal traditionals.

About Diana

I am a professional violinist. I graduated from Kiev State University in Ukraine with a Masters of Music, in classic violin, voice, chorus conductor. I studied classical violin for 17 years and I have 32 years experience with children and teenagers of different ages as well. My students c

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Jamie R.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks Italian, French
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jamie R.

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I believe in establishing a solid music foundation while having fun playing songs students recognize and enjoy playing. Part of the lesson will involve learning to read notes, basic music symbols and rhythmic skills, and the other half will involve working on tabs, chords, and teaching popular or traditional songs that are appropriate to the level of the student.

About Jamie

In 2019, Ms. R. sang Norma in Bellini’s Norma at the Bruno Walter Auditorium, Lincoln Center, and made her professional recital debut “Love and Music” at the National Opera Center featuring art song, opera and musical theater. Her recent roles include Wellgunde in Das Rheingold (Wagner), Giulietta

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Hello, my daughter has been taking piano lessons from Jamie since she was 7. She is now 10. Under Jamie’s tutelage, my daughter has gone from a shy little girl playing plunk plunk plunk to a beaming with enthusiasm pianist playing Queen’s Bahamian Rhapsody at the yearly piano recital. For four weeks, Jamie and my daughter tore through 4 sections of the Rhapsody that Jamie had modified for her. It was amazing to see the dedication of Jamie and the interest and fun in my daughter. At the recital she was fantastic and what a smile. Jamie is a very accomplished artist and piano teacher, she focuses my daughter on good piano techniques while having fun. For example, while Jamie taught my daughter to play songs she also focused my daughter to read music rather than memorize the music, My daughter was able to transform this training into playing other musical instruments. At eight she took up the flute and quickly moved into advanced band. While I focused on the accomplishments of my daughter as any proud parent would do, the foundation of her success began with the training she received from Jamie. Jamie has taught my daughter for three years and we are going to keep coming – until my daughter grows up and leaves for college.
Mieke
Jamie is compassionate, erudite, & challenges you. She knows how to push you, but, simultaneously, always has your back. I look forward to my lesson every week.
Shawna
My daughter really enjoys having Jamie as her teacher! Since she was 6 she has gained confidence and appreciation for the guitar. Jamie is patient and has been terrific with guidance and keeping her interested through the lessons. We wouldn’t want anyone else!

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"I would definitely recommend Mr Jonathan as a guitar teacher. He’s very patient with kids and knows his job. He will develop your kids confidence and passion for music. Respectful and knowledgeable music teacher!"
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