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Laith A.

Saint Louis, MO
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 18 to 75
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Laith A.

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I usually check my students level of technique and knowledge about music in the first lesson and then will prepare lessons according to what they need, and will always cover the gaps they have to go straight forward to more advanced levels, depending on the student's ability of practicing and progressing will prepare the materials that is best to them

About Laith

We should always learn as long as we are alive!, when you think that you have reached the peak, then you are about to fall down!

Jeremy M.

3 Reviews
O Fallon, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jeremy M.

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Like other subjects I teach, we will begin at your current level and progress from there. If you're just starting to learn music theory and need to learn the basics - or even if you're more advanced and want to learn elements of voice leading, atonal theory, or even Schenkerian analysis - I will explain theoretical concepts, break them down, and ensure you understand each aspect of our lesson. I have also given music theory lessons as a way of tutoring students currently enrolled in an academic music theory course. Just let me know your current level and we'll design a plan for you!

About Jeremy

I've been composing and arranging music professionally for over 20 years. As Staff Arranger for the US Air Force Bands program, I have crafted selections ranging from classical/symphonic compositions to pop/rock/country arrangements, jazz & big band selections, and chamber music. My music has been

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Robbie
I needed help knowing how to arrange a full band work for my Instrumentation Class project. I offered to pay him to do it for me but he wouldn't do that (haha). But he did sit with me and show me how to do it myself and I was happy I learned something. It wasn't great but if I had the desire to be an arranger then I would definitely study more with Jeremy.
Ryan
Jeremy did a great job teaching me how to write an arrangement for a jazz band. I hadn't ever done anything like that and had no clue how to write rhythm parts. He gave me all the help I needed to know how to write chord symbols and notation for a rhythm section - lead sheets for the piano and guitar players, a bass part, and drum set parts. They all said the parts looked great. Thanks Jeremy!
Christy
Without Jeremy, I never would've gotten my Master's Degree. As I was preparing for my comprehensive exams in music performance, I had five pieces ranging from Medieval all the way through 20th century that had to be studied and analyzed for the music theory section of my exam. Jeremy was able to help me (and my entire study group) by teaching us in a knowledgeable, yet approachable way. He has a great deal of patience and a very kind demeanor. I wish I had encountered a teacher like him while in my undergrad music studies. He simplified so many of the concepts and ideas of music theory which really helped me to understand the analysis process and gave me full confidence when taking my comprehensive exams. He never made me feel stupid when asking questions and even when he had to explain the same concept over and over (which that happened often) he never lost his patience. He is so incredibly knowledgeable as a musician and such a delightfully kind person.
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Aria T.

13 Reviews
Saint Louis, MO
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, Czech, German, French
  • Doctorate of Sacred Music from Oxford University
  • Teaching since 2000
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Aria T.

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I specializing in teaching proper techniques, creating a safe space for unique and creative expression in a way customized to you. I used different schools of pedagogy so that your individual needs are met with directly.

i hold a doctoral degree in music and am also a certified sound healer. (not a lot of us) I love teaching classical music of all eras and languages. The main ones of course: Fr. Gr. It and I love delving and exploring Slavic or other not so performed languages.

I just love watching as you emerge and find your true voice and self.

About Aria

(With regards to the ages taught, it is more a matter of experience so much as chronological age.) I'm glad you've decided to take voice lessons. It's a decision impossible to regret. You find your Self and learn to sing fully at the same time! And a whole lot more. When I'm not voice teachi

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Olivia
I love working with Aria! She is an excellent teacher. She worked with me on classical repertoire in Italian, German, French and English. Sbe helped me prepare for performances, scholarship competitions, program auditions, and my college auditions. She is knowledgable, patient, understanding and always willing to find time to help. She's great!
Jamie
Dr Thome is an excellent teacher. She not only loves music, but understands it. She is quite talented at sharing that knowledge with her students, helping them to grow musically. She is great with scheduling--accommodating extra lessons as necessary and able. Her work with my daughter is stellar. Aria helped her prepare for multiple auditions, performances and her conservatory auditions. I highly recommend her.
Angela
Aria is a joy, a light, and an overall wonderful human being. She is knowledgeable and makes singing a wonderful experience. She helped me prepare for my St. Louis Muny audition and I could tell that my technique and overall confidence improved. I was very pleased with my audition (that’s big for someone who is very self-critical). I also had the pleasure of learning various choral arrangements and catholic hymns and performed them with Aria as my accompanist for weddings. It was a wonderful experience.

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John S.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Masters degree from University of Memphis
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John S.

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For young people and beginners I use the Alfreds piano books, they have great songs that students really like and they teach note reading gradually without a lot of tedious memorization. Young people and beginners are a specialty for me.
Advanced students can work on songs they choose and learn how to read chord charts, how to use music theory or how to improvise jazz if they like.

About John

I have been teaching young people and adults how to play musical instruments for over 20 years. A lot of my students are well on their way to a rewarding future with music, some as professionals and others as hobbyists. In addition to being a teacher, I am also a professional performer who has work

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Lianna S.
My daughter wanted some exposure to the instrument so she could continue with it on the side as she has a primary instrument already. John did a great job or arming her with the requisite knowledge to understand how to play. I would recommend him.
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Rayhan S.
Its great working with John. He is a good teacher.

Angela M.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Awarded Career Grant from Sullivan Foundation
  • Teaching since 1999
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Angela M.

7 Reviews
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I teach voice lessons to working actors and aspiring musical theater performers. I am happy to help my students improve their audition repertoire and presentation.

My goal is to build confidence, vocal range and knowledge of a singing technique that will improve auditions and build a musical career.

About Angela

I am a professional opera singer and voice instructor in New York City. I have an opera, musical theater, church and choral background. I am comfortable teaching all styles of music. Our singing voice is the instrument that we were each born to play. My goal is to make singing effortless and en

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Yolanda
It was great :) Thank you so much Angela!
Caitlin
Very friendly and natural style. Lesson well structured and pitched just right.
Lisa N.
She is fantastic.. looking forward to continuing our sessions!
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VINCENT C.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Master of Arts (Jazz performance) from New York University
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VINCENT C.

7 Reviews
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Professional Musician /Educator with the following experience;
Educator:
* Instrumental Music Teacher – (New Jersey Public School System (25 years)
* Private Music lessons (classical -jazz improvisation) :
for : Beginners -Intermediate- Advanced Students
* Seton Hall University ,Nj- Jazz Faculty Guest Artist
* New Jersey Youth Symphony,NJ -- Jazz Ensemble - Staff Clinician
* Stevens Institute of Technology ,NJ Clinician/Trumpet
* Jazz Vermont /Jazz camp for Adults - Staff Clinician /Guest Artist
* New York University, NY - Adjunct Trumpet Teacher
* AdjudIcator- West Milford ,NJ - Middle School Jazz Festival 2018
* Guest Artist /Appearances with NY/NJ High Schools
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* International Jazz Artist:
* Cds available on the internet
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About Vincent

Professional Musician /Educator with the following experience; Educator: * Instrumental Music Teacher (Grades K-8) (New Jersey Public School System )------ (25 years) * Private Music lessons (classical -jazz improvisation) for : Beginners -Intermediate- Advanced Stude

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Oscar
I do have to say this has been a great experience and to mention this is our first time trying private lessons ever! My son (11) started taking online lessons with Vinnie and it has been a great experience for my son. This week will be a month of online lessons with Vinnie and I am pleased we chose him. We have never done in-person lesson but at my son's level I feel the online lesson has been very convenient, especially during these abnormal times. Vinnie is a very thorough instructor and has provided the materials for every lesson each week and goes over every detail during the lesson. He takes the time to explain the 'why' behind correct form and technique. My son has expressed that he sees progression in his trumpet execution. During these weird times, I believe this was the best choice we could have made for my son. Vinnie has an incredible background and resume especially with his experience teaching music to younger students. I would highly recommend Vinnie as your trumpet instructor no matter your experience level. Thank you Vinnie for what you do.
wayne
I have been taking online trumpet lessons with Vinnie for years now. I have also studied in person with Vinnie, and played in Vinnie's band. I feel so lucky to be able to take lessons from one of the best trumpet players in the world. Vinnie has helped me progress in many areas including jazz improvisation. Vinnie has a warm personality and is very patient. In my 50 years of playing trumpet, Vinnie is by far the best teacher I have ever had. Vinnie plays so well, and performs in so many places all over the world, I can't even begin to describe his personal talent. However, on a personal level, he is easy to relate to and study with. Wayne Lee, Judge Los Angeles
Peter
I have known Vinnie for 35 years in the world of music. He is a colleague that I hold in the highest regard. I have had the great pleasure of performing alongside him in a number of different situations. As a sideman we have performed music on an extremely high level, everything from Jazz Standards, originals, to Weather Report etc. Vinnie's abilities as trumpeter and educator are tremendous, world class all across the board. He is great reader and his improvisation is of the highest order, creative, inventive, with thematic development and harmonic depth in the single line.

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"Alejandro is a marvelous teacher of music, the guitar specifically, to my 3 grandchildren every Saturday and now for getting onto a year. They love it and are learning ever so much! He is a most talented musician, himself, and has a way of transferring all of that to the 2 boys and my granddaughter. He is reliable and punctual and a treasure to have the opportunity to have him teach the children. I studied the piano for 15 years when I was young, so know a lot of what I speak"
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"Valerie has a warm and open personality. She is easy to talk to and doesn't put a lot pressure on you. Absolutely recommend!"
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Took Piano lessons from Valerie B.
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"Jessica is patient and clear in her instruction. After my first lesson, I am very much looking forward to learning from her."
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"Great start! We believe with Laura's teaching technique, our son will be able to learn and play the guitar soon."
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