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Emily W.

Marengo, IL
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts from Calvin College
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Emily W.

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Emily has been working in the Chicago art world for over 20 years. Beginning her career as the Manager of the Kohl Museum she went on to become the teaching artist at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Manager of the Marshall Fields Fine Art Gallery, and Director & Curator of Atlas Galleries. Simultaneously she built her own successful company, Gossamer Arts; an art consulting company that trains artists in the business of art and an e-commerce store selling art pedestals and picture lights. Emily is also an accomplished dancer and artist. She creates unique lace dyed silk veils for fellow belly dancers all over the world. And as a member of the International Mezzotint Society she has exhibited her mezzotint prints at several museum & gallery exhibitions worldwide.

About Emily

Some of you know me by my stage name- Freya, others of you know me as Emily. For the past 20+ years I've lived a double life...by day I was the Curator & Director of Atlas Galleries, a major fine art gallery in Chicago, by night I was a bellydancer & artist. I worked very hard to keep those two liv

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Jackie T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Professional Diploma of Performance Studies from Mannes School of Music, The New School
  • Teaches Beginner
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Jackie T.

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Basic understanding of the ukulele, general music theory, studying chords to build songs

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Hello! I am a graduate student at the Mannes School of Music at The New School in New York City pursuing my Professional Studies Diploma in Flute Performance with Judith Mendenhall. I have many years of teaching experience, including private flute lessons, ukulele lessons, general music classes

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Artem K.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
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Artem K.

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In my home country of Russia children start learning Music Theory from a very young age. I used to struggle with many concepts of music theory until one of my friends explained it to me. I love to share the knowledge that my friend and my teachers shared with me. I think Music Theory can be extremely exciting and captivating if you teach it right. My personal journey helped me find easier ways to explain these concepts to others.

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Q.: Do you teach bi-weekly lessons?

A.: No, I do not give bi-weekly lessons, and require all of my students to take at least 4 lessons a month to be able to join my studio.

Q.: What happens if I miss a lesson?

A.: My studio policy is that all of my students are required to give me an at least 24-hour notice if they will be missing their lesson for any reason with the exception of illness or family emergencies. It is the student's responsibility to reschedule the lesson for the same week, or their lesson time will be charged in full. For ...

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Hello dear students! My name is Artem and I have been playing violin since I was 4 years old and am a freelance musician, composer and pedagogue. I am passionate about teaching because I believe education and willingness to learn is an extremely important factor for personal development and succe

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Joseph G.
Not only is Artem a world class violinist but also a very nice person who will make you look forward to the next lesson.
Elizabeth C.
Artem is extremely professional, positive and great MAESTRO!! In the short time I have been with Artem he has taught me valuable foundation techniques. I highly recommend Artem for students who are serious about fine musician techniques and being world class artists!
Jamie W.
Artem is an excellent teacher. He provides the perfect balance of explanations, demonstrations and expectations for at-home practice. Thank you so much!

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Qihui (Genni) L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Mandarin, English
  • Music Master's Degree in Ethnomusicology from SOAS, University of London
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Qihui (Genni) L.

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About Qihui (Genni)

Hi, I am a piano and ear training teacher with 7 years of teaching experience. I earned a Master's degree in ethnomusicology from the SOAS, University of London in 2017, and a Bachelor's degree in musicology from the Central Conservatory of Music (CCOM, 中央音乐学院) in 2015, the top one music university

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Dr. Tatiana C.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Russian, Ukrainian
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 4 to 45
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Dr. Tatiana C.

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My ultimate goal as a teacher is to educate and inspire my students, provoke and develop their interest and love to music and the violin. While not solely using a single method or school, I use a combination of all knowledge I earned as a pedagogue on the multiple continents. I guide each student into the discovery of the most natural, relaxed technique and develop a set of skills necessary to be able to understand, analyze and interpret music of various styles and genres.

About Dr. Tatiana

Tatiana has been praised by the press for her “fine performances” (The Washington Post), “dark plush romantic violin sound' (New York Concert Review) and 'thrilling technique and bravura style" (San Francisco Classical Voice). Born in Kharkiv, Ukraine, Tatiana began playing violin at the age of s

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Kimani Daley
I have worked with Dr. Tatiana for about three years and learned an incredible amount from her. Her passion for the violin and her students is very strong. She is an amazing coach and always encourages her students to develop an enormous passion for the violin as well. I would jump at the chance to work with her again.
Nita
Dr. Tatiana has been teaching violin to 3 of my children. She has an impressive ability to cater her teaching to their different personalities and ages. They are learning many music and life skills while enjoying their studies with her.
Liam G.
Liam loves his first violin lesson. The instruction is easy to understand and fun!
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Evan G.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Evan G.

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As Personnel Manager of the Columbus (OH) Symphony and freelance saxophonist, I have developed successful entrepreneurial skills and regularly present masterclasses on the topic. I hope to be able to share these ideas with you!

About Evan

Evan Gidley boasts an impressive resume as a bandleader, composer, and woodwind artist fluent in both classical and jazz performance. He has performed at a number of the United States’ most prestigious venues, including Carnegie Hall and Jazz at the Lincoln Center. As a soloist, Evan has appeared w

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Jan
Fantastic teacher! Knows the saxophone forwards and backwards and can teach any style and any age or experience level. Excellent musician. Also a knowledgeable and competent teacher of clarinet and flute. Highly recommend!
Sarah
Evan is a highly skilled teacher who is always well prepared for lessons. His level of professionalism is to be commended! He kept lessons interesting and exiting. An instructor I would recommend to anyone looking to hone their instrument skills.

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"Carter has been instrumental in my son's growth and development as a musician and clarinetist. He has worked with my son over six years and has displayed patience, exceptional teaching ability and coaching, and clear talent as a musician. Due to Carter's support and teaching over the years, my son has realized tremendous success. He has been First Chair in his Wind Ensemble group at school, a member of the Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble, and a member of the California All-State Music Ensemble. I strongly believe that, without Carter, these accomplishments would have not been possible!"
Donna
Took Clarinet lessons from Carter W.
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"My daughter really likes him. He is great. She is doing great with him. Recommend!"
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Took Piano lessons from John C.
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"Daniel was friendly, approachable, and made me very comfortable. He was positive and encouraging and used every minute of the lesson to the max...I learned SO MUCH in just one lesson. You can tell he really wants to you to succeed. I can't wait to see where we will go!"
Beth
Took Violin lessons from Daniel U.
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"David is great working with my 8 year old daughter. He is very patient, friendly, and outgoing. He quickly adapted to her specific needs and skill level since she has already had some lessons, instead of trying to start her all over from square one. Highly recommended!"
Ann
Took Percussion lessons from David B.
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"Jon knew right away what I needed... Jon drew out cords and progression for me to study. He also advised me how to prolong my sequences and progressions. Fun learning environment..."
Willabe
Took Music Theory lessons from Jon A.
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"Cyndi did an amazing job our first session!!! She was and is exactly what I need. Such a beautiful soul. Thank you Cyndi."
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Took Vocal Training lessons from Cyndi E.
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"Jimmy is very locked in as an instructor.

I struggled with some of his instructions at first but he will push and guide you in the direction you need to go. With this guidance comes exercises physical as well as verbal. He will paint pictures so you understand your instrument better. Then use exercises so you can understand what those pictures actually are.

He understands all his crafts very well and wants you to be able to do the same."
Joshua
Took Singing lessons from James R.
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"The boys all talk about how much they love piano - what a gift. Thank you! Their teachers even mentioned it at conferences."
Catherine
Took Piano lessons from Randy L.
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"My daughter loves taking piano lessons with Mr. Kevin. He is extremely talented and knowledgeable and teaches in a way that is effective and fun. His excitement for music, use of technology, and ability to assess my daughter’s needs from lesson to lesson keeps her practicing and I appreciate his excellent communication about what and how she is doing. I would definitely recommend Mr. Kevin!"
Dana
Took Piano lessons from Kevin M.
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"Awesome instructor! Today we had our 1st lesson.He was on time and v patient with my daughter.He gave v clear instructions in easy to understand , kid friendly terms. In my daughter's words : " Ryan is a perfect teacher for guitar lessons""
Diya
Took Guitar lessons from Ryan B.
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