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Monica S.

12 Reviews
Harwood Heights, IL
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded National Chorale Award from Ridgewood High School
  • Musical Theatre from North Central College
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Monica S.

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I have been playing piano since I was 5 and really love teaching. I have a degree in Musical Theatre which was based in Music Theory so I can help in that area as well. I am a fun and silly teacher so all ages will feel welcome.

About Monica

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
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Lydia S.

6 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, French
  • Master of Music in Choral Conducting from Michigan State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lydia S.

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A passionate advocate for empowered music making, my purpose is to empower creators of various ages and stages to make their best art. I have been teaching private music lessons for 14 years. A flexible teacher who values experimentation, continuous learning, and artistic freedom, I cater my approach to each student's unique needs.

About Lydia

I teach students of all ages and stages. Having studied piano for 16 years and voice for 4 years, my students can expect to learn theory and technique along with repertoire. I encourage my students to practice for at least ten minutes every day! All members of my studio have the opportunity to perf

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Julia
Wonderful first lesson! Thank you.
Rachel Pasquini
We recently started piano lessons with Ms Lydia and we can’t say enough good things. Our daughter Emerson asks each day if Ms Lydia is coming to play piano. And we believe that is because of Ms Lydia's positive attitude, happy personality and ability to make learning music so much fun! Ms Lydia has already taught my daughter so much in regards to music and reading notes. Emerson enjoys each lesson so much that she practices the piano on her own. We are so grateful for Ms Lydia. She’s engaging, caring and her passion for music is contagious!
Winslow
Lydia is a great teacher! She selects great music for my level and offers me suggestions to improve my ability. I enjoy practicing everyday and she never gets frustrated when I make mistakes but shows me correct fingering.

I began playing at 13 years old, and have taken lessons from many other teachers and now I'm 69 and have MS, she does a great job with me!

Susana O.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2008
  • B.S Biology from Roosevelt University
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Susana O.

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I was born and raise on Peru, South America. My interest in music began when I was 9 years old. I came to USA when I was 17 and started attending college. I have take several music classes at college level like Music Theory, Music History, Piano, Voice and Ensemble. I finished my Associates degree in Fine Arts in Music in 2010. I have over 10 years of experience teaching music to students of all ages. I teach guitar and piano and I use different methods according to the student's needs. I also hold 2 recitals a year so students can show their hard work.

About Susana

Education is one of the most valuable things you can acquire. Knowledge stays with you wherever you go and you can use it in the less unexpected situation. I was born and raise on Peru, South America. My interest in music began when I was 9 years old. I came to USA when I was 17 and started atte

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Earl C.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Awarded 2005 Smooth Jazz #1 Artist of the Year from Smooth Jazz and More
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Earl C.

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Each student's training program is uniquely based on his/her personal goals. This depends on individual needs to include teaching basic technique, music theory, chord inversions, scales, improvisation, site reading and/or ear training as part of the process.

Beginners, intermediate and advanced level musicians are encouraged to sign up to increase their playing skills and/or knowledge of marketing and branding.

Remember... becoming a fluent musician requires practice, practice and more practice!

About Earl

This International guitarist is now offering online music lessons. With more than forty years of experience, he has performed with many well-known artists including grammy-nominated celebrities and others such as Freddie Jackson, Regina Belle, EU, Angela Bofill, Alyson Williams, Mya, Syleena Johnso

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Great learning experience with Eric.
David
I can't say enough good things about Earl's instruction. He's extremely knowledgeable and talented and yet responsive, inspiring, and kind. Rather than applying a narrow and rigid approach to teaching, lessons are built around my abilities and interests and he has taught me new ways of looking at music and playing guitar. I feel very fortunate to be one of his students.
Kevin P.
Great experience! Looking forward to more.
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Krisztina K.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Hungarian
  • Awarded Dr. Elemer and Eva Kiss Scholarship from Hungarian American Coalition
  • Teaching since 2010
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Krisztina K.

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"Experienced music teacher and performer available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of classical music theory. Music reading, writing and composing is available for you! Let's get start it!

About Krisztina

Hi, there! My name is Krisztina and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2010. I love helping my students to learn how to play the violin, to be able to play their favorite tunes or helping them preparing for auditions for schools and ensembles. I went to the Liszt Aca

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Anastasia
Krisztina is amazing. She has taught me a lot in just a few lessons, and she takes time to respond to my emails and even send me personal videos outside of my lessons! I am lucky to have chosen her :)
Matthew
Good at explaining things to someone who has zero musical experience.
Eric H.
Krisztina is wonderful! She is patient, has clear focus, and gives me exactly what I need in order to improve.

Ridley R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $167
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Ridley R.

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I teach people how to use FL Studio Daw to become producers using a laptop

About Ridley

I have been doing music production for many years. If your looking to make beats via laptop or computer I can teach you how to do that

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"Fawn is an amazing teacher and she is extremely passionate about helping others achieve their goals. Fawn has been helping my 9yr old daughter to sing correctly, she has an amazing ear and knows exactly how to correct the problem. I'm so happy we selected her as my daughters singing coach! I would HIGHLY RECOMMEND Fawn!!!"
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"Charles was engaging, upbeat, prepared, and a quality teacher. Learning online is extremely convenient and went surprisingly smoothly! I look forward to future lessons."
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Took Violin lessons from Charles B.
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Melanie is a great teacher, she is really easy to communicate with.
Melanie is very down to earth and i hope i get to keep working with her."
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Took Singing lessons from Melanie A.
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"Trevor was very engaging and taught the fundamentals of music theory very well!"
Richard
Took Music Theory lessons from Trevor P.
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"I am so thankful to have Heather as my vocal teacher. She knows exactly what her students need to reach their maximum potential and she helps them to build a strong and solid foundation. Heather is not only an outstanding teacher, amazingly gifted vocalist, and a beautiful woman, she is also very encouraging, motivating, fun and caring. I absolutely love her. She is an answer to prayer, a blessing beyond words!!"
Krystal
Took Singing lessons from Heather P.
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"William is great
very patient and a fine person as there is
I am glad he is my teacher"
George
Took Clarinet lessons from Bill T.
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"Cathy is a very good teacher. She goes at a pace that is good for me. She is friendly and I have already learned a lot."
Bobbie
Took Piano lessons from Cathy W.
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"Susanna is such an incredible teacher! I learned violin in school (elementary through high school) and was always okay, but when picking it back up as an adult (24), I improved but struggled significantly with trying to rebuild the basics on my own and not so much learn tunes, but make them sound *good*. Susanna has taught me so many practical techniques to add to my practice to improve my overall sound quality and I'm a better sounding player and more content with the continued incremental improvement than I ever was before. Truly cannot say enough good things - a pleasure to work with!"
Mags
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Detrece was patient very much into her work and very knowledgeable about singing i will continue to finish my lesson with and recommend her HIGHLY.
Lavelle Garcia"
Shaunise
Took Singing lessons from Detrece L.
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"I absolutely love my lessons with Matthew. He is very patient, clear, and really evaluates each student to know what they need to focus on. Definitely would recommend Matthew to any new students"
David
Took Singing lessons from Matthew G.
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