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Bill P.

99 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks ENGLISH
  • Awarded EXCELLENCE IN PROFESSIONAL VOICE-OVER from ADVERTISING ON HOLD
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bill P.

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Speak with the vocal clarity, confidence, and charisma you have always dreamed of attaining. Let a true speaking pro teach you the skills you need to improve your overall speech presentations.

Former students nicknamed me the "Doctor of Speech", because I diagnose speech problems so quickly, even during the first lesson. Then the work begins. Whether you have speaking fear, breathing or projection issues, pitch or enunciation problems, or one of many other public speaking concerns, I can help you succeed...right away.

These vocal training classes are also designed to be flexible. The student participates in deciding what topics and areas are studied. That may include role-playing exercises, online presentation and speech critiques, job interview preparation, career coaching, and more. This is YOUR course. You help to decide how your lessons unfold.

Utilizing my many years of assisting Vocal Training students, I offer individualized lessons specifically targeted to your ...

About Bill

Award winning national Radio/TV personality and voice talent for more than 25 years. Bill's voice has been heard in thousands of national Radio and TV commercials, infomercials, audiobooks, corporate DVDs, CDs, & videos for The Golf Channel, Disney, Universal Studios, Sea World, U.S. Army, Delta

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Suzie
Very good, I enjoyed class
Kathleen
Bill has been fantastic to work with. He is a wealth of knowledge in the area of voice acting and voice control in general. He has always been well prepared, exceptionally organized and on-time, and very helpful and thoughtful in his feedback and responses. I’m heading into my 4th class and am very glad I chose Bill to work with; I have already seen improvements in both my tone and voice quality, but perhaps most importantly, I’m gaining in confidence too. Looking forward to more classes! :)
Elizabeth P.
Had my 1st lesson and now have a clear idea of what we will cover and the impact of his coaching. I look forward to making a BIG impact on my delivery of presentations and workshops
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Danielle J.

36 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Danielle J.

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I have sung and taught music theater for 15 years. My dad was on Broadway and my mom was an international ballerina so I have had inside experience on stage presence, resonance and the audition process. Book your lessons so we can get you started!

About Danielle

I began studying at Queens College at 6 years old and was a recital pianist by the age of 12. I studied the Music Theory lessons on Saturdays, piano lessons on Thursdays and voice lessons on Saturday afternoons, my life was filled with music. I completed my first demo at the age of 13 and starte

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Samantha
My daughter had a lot of fun with her lessons and has her homework to do. Thank you for your help and patience!
Jerel F.
Danielle is personable, listens well, and has great ideas - I can't wait for our next lesson!
KIMESHA C.
Having an amazing time and learning to love my voice
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Joseph B.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Bachelor and Master Of Music Degrees from The Juilliard School
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Joseph B.

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I got my start at the Stand Up NY comedy club in New York City. Throughout my life as a serious concert pianist, musician, writer and educator, comedy has been a shelter and a lifesaver. I met Woody Allen for conversation and some comparative opinions on his work, our favorite book stores, etc and it sparked a further desire to do some acting in film, writing and improvisation. As an improvisor in my own field of music, improvisation always came naturally to me. As a published writer and composer, structure is a familiar friend.

I learned how to deal with stage fright from my professional family of musicians and some of the greatest teachers/performers of the world with whom I studied at Juilliard. Yes, the same place that saw Robin Williams and Kline and others do their thing. I hung out with actors on the third floor when I was not rehearsing music on the 5th. Made friends. Lived in LA. Wrote music and acted for films. Got published. Started a comedy concert tour aboard the ...

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my degrees from the Julli

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Jeff
Joseph has a wealth of knowledge about speaking, listening, vocals, etc.

He created a welcoming environment in our online lessons that made it easy to be vulnerable and get right to working on new skills.

I highly recommend for others looking to better understand their voice and communication style, and learn to hone them.
Catherine K.
Joseph put us at ease immediately. Our first lesson included valuable information on how to warm up our voices, increase our range and protect our voices. We look forward to our next lesson.
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.
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Jason M.

104 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Associate of Arts in Music and Business from KPC, University of Alaska Anchorage
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 1996
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Jason M.

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A timed journal of non-stop writing, story structure, character development, poetry and songwriting are an option. I will help develop the creative side of each individual and give constructive suggestions based on what may improve and strengthen the writers work.

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-=FULL VACCINATED as of 5/19/21!!=-TakeLessons.com Instructor since it's inception, Jason M. is available for in person and online lessons worldwide leaving no stone un-turned! Jason has been playing guitar for over 20 years, ukulele, bass, banjo and keyboard for over 10 and teaching music in gen

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Phoenix L.
My son, 9, loves Jason!
Mark
patient, thorough in explaining things
James S.
Five Stars for the teacher.
Three Stars for technology.
Patient, knowledgeable, easy to work with.
Did I say patient?
A fantastic ear and knows what I need to accomplish.
In time, Jason will help me master my goal and in time to jam with friends this summer.
Cheers.
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James P.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $39
  • Speaks French
  • Awarded Song Of The Year from West Coast Songwriters
  • Teaching since 2010
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James P.

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My BA had an emphasis in "classical" music theory but I'm also well versed in jazz theory and pop and rock. My understanding of music plays a role in everything I play and write. I love it and love teaching it.

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I've played keyboards and sang professionally for the last 25 years. During that time my home has been in the San Francisco Bay Area but I have performed all over the country and have toured several times in Germany, Switzerland, and Japan. I’m a two time winner of the West Coast Songwriters “S

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Steve K.
James is very easy to follow..Very relaxed. He is clearly comfortable with his instrument so I feel in good hands..I look forward to working with him to hone my piano playing!
Michele L.
I came away from my lesson with James feeling so happy and knowing that he will be teaching and encouraging me all the way going forward. I am actually lost for words to express what an incredibly positive experience I had today. I am also looking forward to my grand daughter taking lessons from James now too. I feel I got lucky that James is the teacher that was found for me.
MIchele
Marcus C.
First lesson for my grandson and James was excellent, looking forward to future lessons.
Thanks James.
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Lizzie O.

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  • Bachelor of Music Education from Illinois State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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Lizzie O.

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Looking for students of all ages! Wanting your young student to learn how to play an instrument? I offer classical beginning training including scales, chords, and other beginning piano skills. Students will be able to learn folk songs and even classical melodies. Older students wanting to learn how to play and sing along their favorite songs are also welcome! These students will receive more practice with chords and music theory. Looking to learn piano for another reason? All are welcome in my studio!

About Lizzie

I am a licensed teacher and experienced singer. I graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelors of Music Education, specifically in voice. Throughout my years of experience as a musician, I have experience in both playing and teaching the following instruments: voice, piano, trumpet, and

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"My son is 4 and Robert is very good at interacting with him. He was able to promote his interest in music. Completely recommend!"
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"Adam does a great job of adjusting to the student's level of experience. I'm a beginner with some minimal uke experience, and he adjusted the pace of the lesson accordingly. I especially like his emphasis on contemporary music; he seems to have fun with music which, as someone who endured years of strict classical piano training as a kid, I find very refreshing."
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Took Ukulele lessons from Adam C.
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"great first lesson. Personable and informative."
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Took Fiddle lessons from Rob F.
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"Kristin is very knowledgable and experienced; she made me feel comfortable and confident and I am excited to continue learning with her!"
Betsy
Took Piano lessons from Kristin M.
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"I have been through so many teachers. Some good and some bad. Kait is the vocal teacher you hope to find on that journey. Not only is she a phenomenal singer, she has a great talent for understanding what you want/goals in a lesson. She knows the voice and I think that is the strongest quality in a vocal teacher. Thank you Kait, you are wonderful to work with."
Veronica
Took Singing lessons from Kait K.
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"Had so much fun working with Krystal! Krystal is an amazing entertainer and coach! I learned a lot about my voice from her! High recommend !"
Mason
Took Singing lessons from Krystal T.
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"I'm a more "Senior" student who decided that learning the saxophone needed to be at the top of my "Bucket List". I recognize adult students can be particularly challenging because they're a bit more rigid in what they want. Carl is the perfect instructor for all ages. First he's extremely knowledgeable, making you confident he's leading you down the right path. He's has so much diversity in both instruments and styles that he's able to accommodate anyone. With this, he has been able to tailor lessons, mixing the basics with my desire to learn popular jazz tunes. He's picked up on the fact that I'm an engineer and have to understand everything I'm taught, so he's included music theory that makes the lessons, steps, and songs take on a more complete meaning (and improving retention). He's extremely patient and encouraging, as some of my lessons are after very long and tough work days; yet, he knows how to challenge you to ensure continued progress. It's coming up on a year that he's been my instructor and he’s made me so confident I'll stick with playing, that I upgraded to a professional instrument. Superb instructor."
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Took Saxophone lessons from Carl W.
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