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Elizabeth B.

49 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Awarded Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society from Phi Theta Kappa
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Elizabeth B.

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I have both a Bachelor and Master of Music degrees and teach Music at the college level. I can help all students understand, appreciate, and enjoy music more with a solid foundation in music theory.

About Elizabeth

Elizabeth has taught violin and viola for twenty years. She has a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance from DePaul University School of Music. Her teachers have been among the best in the world. She has been a member of orchestras, chamber music ensembles, and has performed solos throughout

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Tom
I'm an intermediate player who needed refinement and refresher of my core techniques. I went to Elizabeth because she has a background in both fiddle & classical. After watching me play, she affirmed that which I was doing correctly and then helped me to improve where I was lacking. I would recommend Elizabeth.
Heather R.
really good
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Good lesson!
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Jordyn K.

Evanston, IL
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Jordyn K.

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I have experience teaching students of all ages, beginner through advanced. My lessons are engaging and productive - some would even say they had fun! Working together, we can improve your clarinet playing week by week. I am flexible in repertoire, meaning that if a student has pieces he or she wishes to play, we will make it a goal to achieve those pieces so that playing the clarinet is an enjoyable experience for each student.

About Jordyn

I am a clarinetist currently pursuing my bachelor's degree in Clarinet Performance from Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. A student taking lessons from me should expect to improve their fundamental clarinet technique each week with scales, arpeggios, and technique exercises, depending on

Isaiah S.

11 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded ILMEA Honors All-State from Illinois Music Educators Association
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Isaiah S.

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Music literacy, technique, theory, repertoire, style, and creative expression. Music is a source of fun and community, and I do my best to impart that on each student.
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I grew up in a teaching family. My mother, sister, and uncle are teachers, and every day for years I heard stories of how they met the needs and challenges of thousands of students. My strengths are treating students as individuals, nurturing creativity, patience, inspiring passion & motivation, and focusing on the fundamentals of music making.

About Isaiah

Isaiah earned his Bacehlor's of Arts in Jazz & Contemporary Music Performance in 2019 from Roosevelt University's Chicago College of Performing Arts. As an active performer, bandleader, composer, and teacher, Isaiah provides a uniquely engaging and holistic musical education for students of all age

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Rishi and Ravi C.
I can already sense that my boys are going to have a great learning experience with Isaiah. He caught on to each child’s strengths and areas of growth in the content as well as behavioral differences. He adjusted to each one fluidly and took the time to debrief after the lesson. I’m looking forward to continuing this relationship.
Annie S.
Really brilliant teacher, has taught me saxophone from scratch. Focuses on a full range of skills in every lesson, from sound, technical exercises, jazz theory, improvisation and jazz repertoire. Have loved every lesson, and feel like I've improved significantly. Definitely recommend him to anyone wanting to learn saxophone, or how to be a jazz musician.
Jenny
Awesome teacher! Super patient and knowledgeable!

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Seth D.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Performance and English from University of Nebraska at Kearney
  • Teaching since 2010
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Seth D.

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Having played bass guitar for the jazz fusion trio Planetary Mindset and performing for big bands on bass guitar, my professional and academic experience will help you to become the best musician you can be. I will help you to explore your favorite styles while emphasizing technique, reading, and ear-training.

About Seth

In my lessons, I make sure that I do my best to serve your interests. No matter what style of music you are passionate about, I want to help you develop that passion into musical ability. This is done through practice, analysis, reading, and listening. Even if you want to focus on metal or popular

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Pauline Eadie
Seth is very talented and explains things in simple ways that are easy to understand. I am so glad to have found him!
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Jody C.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jody C.

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My name is Jody Chamberlain and I am a piano instructor at Ridenour Studios! I’ve been playing professionally in styles such as pop, rock, blues, jazz, and Latin music since I was 16 years old. I have learned a lot along the way, and I’m excited to pass that knowledge on!
Whether your goal is to just play music with your friends or to play professionally, I will do my very best in helping you with that goal! I am glad to offer a helping hand.

About Jody

My name is Jody Chamberlain and I am a piano instructor! I have played professionally since I was 16 years old. Styles such as pop, rock, blues, jazz, and Latin music have are what I specialize in. I have learned a lot along the way, and am excited to pass that knowledge on. As well as playing g

Ani K.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Armenian, Turkish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ani K.

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Learn elements that will open your voice amd reach new heights.

About Ani

Lessons are tailored to the students' level and goal. Caring and compassionate instructor. Your dream is my dream and I will diligently work with you to help you on your path. If you have the will to learn and practice, you will see improvements and achievements. ‚Äč I've been teaching music to ch

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A Z.
Ani K is the BEST. She taught me so many things and had so much patience and I left very happy and a lot music smarter
Jimmyse M.
Ani is an amazing singing teacher I'm looking forward and working with her again next thrusday
David
Ani is patient, kind and knowledgeable. I learned a lot and am looking forward to my next lesson.

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"It is a year later and my daughter is playing well. Anje enjoys her classes and thinks Emily is a great instructor."
Angie
Took Violin lessons from Emily S.
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"Was great with my 7, 9, 10 year olds! They all enjoyed their lessons."
Lilliana
Took Guitar lessons from Joseph R.
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"Michael has gone above and beyond helping me to find my voice! It's incredible to hear how far I've come from some of my earlier recordings to now. Unbelievable!

He can do lessons online or in-person, but I highly recommend doing in-person lessons to be able to hear the more intricate sounds of your own voice and to learn from listening to his."
JP
Took Vocal Training lessons from Michael L.
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"I've had the pleasure of having Debra on our teaching staff at Lanti Music for the past two years. She is an incredibly patient, creative and knowledgeable instructor who goes above and beyond to help create well-rounded musicians! Each quarter we receive parent feedback regarding her teaching style, quality of instruction, and communication - and the comments are always exceptional!! The ease and warmth she demonstrates will instantly make your child feel welcomed. I highly recommend Debra for piano lessons!!"
Sarah
Took Piano lessons from Debra R.
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"Garrett is an extremely good teacher & really caters to your abilities and learning style. I’ve learned something new every single week, so I don’t get bored while trying to perfect all of the basic rudiments. He’s also extremely flexible with his scheduling, and has occasionally driven to my rehearsal space for our lessons. I highly recommend him!!"
Kylee
Took Drum lessons from Garrett S.
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"Indigo is a fantastic teacher! Able to speak to a variety of musical styles and elements of music - from songwriting, to guitar technique, to theory. Highly recommend"
Amy Jo
Took Songwriting lessons from Indigo S.
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"Andrea e' un ottimo insegnante di chitarra... La sua passione e' importante per il miglioramento dei suoi studenti... Almeno a me e' successo questo. Avevo difficoltà nel migliorarmi e lui mi ha fornito grande motivazione. Assolutamente consigliato!"
Monica
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"I have been working with Peter for a little over a year and although I'm moving away, I will be continuing my sessions with him over video. Over the past year, I've had the most incredible mentoring experience with Peter and would highly recommend him to students of all ages. I used to play piano as a kid and quit when I was in middle school, and Peter has helped me regain, maintain and build on my skills. He takes measures to keep me accountable in my practice and also nurtures and encourages me creatively -- his experience as a composer comes in handy and we have dope jam sessions. In addition to his musical teaching practice, Peter is also training in somatic and trauma healing modalities that infuse his work with students with care and attunement. I know some parents who work with him keep him around their kids as a life coach and buddy as well as a music teacher. He's the best and I will miss seeing him every week in person!"
Leyla
Took Piano lessons from Peter D.
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"I can't believe Tim it's been almost two and a half years since my first lesson with you. You are wonderful instructor and a great friend. If your looking for a great guitar instructor you need look no further. Tim is a very humble and patient instructor who loves his profession. Looking forward to my lesson tonight. Thank you for continuing to help me will my bucket list!"
Martin
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Tim K.
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"Moran is an insightful, creative, patient and persistent teacher. Knowledgeable in both music and theory. She is the quintessential teacher and performing artist rolled into one. I highly recommend her for any level of playing. Moran has been teaching me for probably about 10 years."
Barbara
Took Clarinet lessons from Moran K.
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