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Kay S.

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Starting at $20
  • MME from VanderCook College of Music - Chicago, IL
  • Teaching since 1971
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Kay S.

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I have taught all levels of percussion including auxiliary percussion instruments.

About Katherine (Kay)

Taught 41 years as a band director Principal Trumpet with Beloit/Janesville Symphony I like to teach in a style that is functional and interesting. Students will be doing a variety of activities at each lesson. The focus will be determined by their needs. As students become more proficient i

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VICTORIA
Kay is awesome. My daughter loved her. She is very patience and kept Victoria engaged.
Angelique B.
Kay is very knowledgeable, kind and accommodating. She is very encouraging and never makes me feel dumb when I hit a sour note. (As a beginning beginner, that happens a lot!) I am amazed at how much I have learned in such a short time!
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Jamie C.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jamie C.

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Does you or your child love music? Learning the piano is an excellent way to foster that love! Learning an instrument is one of the best things you can do to increase the power of the brain. Playing the piano is a skill that you or your child will be grateful for throughout their life.

Take piano one-on-one with a teacher with over 15 years of experience from anywhere in the world! This class is appropriate for the beginner through late intermediate student. We will practice fingering technique, become familiar with the parts of the piano, and learn notes on the right and left hand. We will learn to play with good rhythm. We will focus on proper technique and learning music theory throughout the course.

This course is for the absolute beginner, or for a student with some piano experience. Please let me know if you have any piano experience so that I can recommend the correct level of book for your student.

Students will need to purchase their own materials for this course. ...

About Jamie

I have been teaching for over 15 years. I graduated from Southern Utah University with my degree in Music Education in 2003. Starting in 2004, I taught private voice and piano lessons to students. In 2014, I began teaching music at a local elementary school. In my classroom, I have taught singing, r

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Farobag C.

44 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, Gujarati, English, Music
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 90; Female: 3 to 92
  • Teaching since 1981
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Farobag C.

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About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra from1985 to 2002, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literatur

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Jim
First lesson. Too soon to tell. Not what I was expecting, but I had nothing on which to base any expectation. I will trust the process.
Andreas - Marianna P.
Great experience!
Ambarish
Very good - deeply knowledgeable about music
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Dan S.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dan S.

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I've trained at Michael Howard Studios in New York City with Michael Howard and Mimi Turque of The Actors Studio. I am an alum of Broadway Theatre Project and have performed across the world in a variety of theatrical productions.

About Dan

Dan is an accomplished, multi-disciplinary performer (singer, actor, dancer, pianist) and is Founder & CEO of Multiviewing, LLC. (a life-coaching company providing clients a unique, structured, 5-month platform for personal and professional development). Dr. Seda has his PhD in Transpersonal Psy

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Cornelia
Dan is a wonderful piano teacher. We are so grateful that he is teaching our 7 year old daughter. After 4 month she is already playing a couple of songs. She feels encouraged to practice and has always a fun time with Dan.
We give the highest ratings and our best recommendations.
Matisse B.
Dan arrived 15 minutes early - good sign for the 1st practice !
Matisse (8yrs old) says "he is super good because he explains the notes in a way that I will remember".
I thought Piano lesson would be a drag for Matisse but he is really excited :) Happy Mom !!!
Lena H.
Terrific job connecting with my 14 year olds!
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Katrina Z.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Katrina Z.

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Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects.

About Katrina

Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects. Additionally, I am a singer/songwriter and a fluent French speaker. I am passionate about music and have been

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Doris H.
We finished our first set of singing lessons. Katrina has a very efficient and organized methodology in her lessons. Also very caring and supportive. An excellent teacher! Highly recommend!
Doris H.
My 4 year old daughter is taking french lesson with Miss Katrina. Violet says she likes her and that she wants to continue learning french. I'm excited because that is my goal for Violet. Thank you!
Matt D.
She's teaching me different styles of music not that I'm not used to, which is helping my voice get better and better!
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Sean H.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Jazz Studies from San Diego State University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Sean H.

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I have been an avid songwriter and composer for many years and would love to help you develop your craft and your own personal style as a songwriter. No matter what genre you are interested in, I can give you the tools you need to progress in your musical journey.

About Sean

Hello! My name is Sean H, and I am very passionate about helping my students accomplish their musical goals. I have been teaching for over six years and also have extensive experience as a performer. I have received several musical awards, including the prestigious Louis Armstrong Jazz Award and hav

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Joshua
Sean is fantastic. An excellent, patient, and understanding teacher. 10/10 would recommend.
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"This was my first ever guitar lesson and I thought it was a blast. The instructor took the time to explain best practices and why they were so important. I also really enjoyed seeing the instructor's passion for the guitar and that passion made the whole experience even better!"
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"Dan is a wonderful teacher. My 14 years old daughter has been taking violin lessons from him, and she likes each lesson with Dan. He is very knowledgable and professional. He is also very good with children; he is extremely patient, gentle, and encouraging. Thank you Dan!"
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Took Violin lessons from Dan C.
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"Cara has been a fantastic voice instructor. I started out as a complete newbie with no formal singing experience. After a couple of months working with Cara, I have improved dramatically. I would recommend her highly if you are looking to find your voice or improve your singing."
Chris
Took Singing lessons from Cara Isadora M.
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"Wow! No music instructor connected as closely as Josh did with my 13-year-old son. Josh met him on his own terms, using the music that my son likes rather than dragging him through other kinds. And did I mention that he's, all in all, is a great guy? If you want an easy going, yet energetic, coach who can motivate his student, you've hit on the right coach!"
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Took Singing lessons from Joshua F.
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"I’m very happy to have found Celine as my piano and voice teacher. Celine is very patient and has a great teaching mechanism to guide me step by step. She is a wonderful teacher. Highly recommended."
Vivian
Took Piano lessons from Celine K.
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"Andrea is the best guitar teacher! He is so knowledgeable about not just guitar but music in general. I always appreciate how helpful he is and his enthusiasm for teaching is undeniable. I highly recommend him to any music student of any level!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"My sixteen-year-old has been taking with Ozzie since the fall. His sound is richer and cleaner than it has ever been. Ozzie is very technically oriented. He emphasizes the hand work, finger work, and overall technique. Thaddaeus' playing sounds so much more mature after these months with Ozzie! Thanks, Ozzie!"
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Took Singing lessons from Olga C.
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Took Piano lessons from Brian P.
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