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Sarah P.

17 Reviews
Plainfield, IL
Starting at $30
  • B.A. in Music Performance and Psychology from North Central College
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Sarah P.

17 Reviews
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With more than 15 years experience, I focus on not just note reading and technique, but music interpretation and expression. Playing the Oboe, we are often forgotten in the print music world so I also work with students on how to find and transpose the music they want to play.

About Sarah

Classically trained pianist and singer. When it comes to piano, I have over 20 years of training under my belt. Majority of my experience deals with classical and accompaniment but have also studied jazz and contemporary. In the way of singing, I am a classically trained singer who majored in Op

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Patricia G.
Sarah was energetic, positive, and kind with my daughter, age 11, who was really struggling to get a handle on a song for a play she has been trying to train for. This was her first voice lesson ever. My daughter was drawn in immediately by Sarah’s practical and happy approach and felt more capable and comfortable at the end of the session and is definitely looking forward to the next one. Hard to ask for more than that in a first lesson!
Jason F.
Very friendly atmosphere great teacher.
Maxwell M.
Max is 3 years old boy who doesn't talk yet. He was shy at the beginning but teacher was very positive, supportive during the class. After the class at the car Max wanted to go back. :)

Angela P.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 to 70
  • DOCTOR OF MUSIC ARTS from University of Southern California
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Angela P.

6 Reviews
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Anyone wanting to play the oboe is welcome! DOCTOR OF MUSICAL ARTS, degrees from Yale, USC, and UT Austin.

About Angela

Degrees from Yale, University of Southern California, and University of Texas at Austin. I have been teaching kids and adults for more than 10 years. Anyone wanting to play the oboe is welcome! Feel free to contact me with any questions!

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Randeep Kapoor
Angela is a great teacher. She was very patient and helped my daughter gain confidence with Oboe. My daughter made measurable progress in just 10 classes she took. Angela also recommended a good reed to purchase. We will be back soon for additional classes. Thanks
Hailey
Angela is so great to work with! She's very kind and patient, and the environment created is very comfortable. She has really helped me improve my technique and I've also learned new skills quite quickly. Her understanding of music has definitely helped me dive deeper into pieces and make them more musical.

Overall, Angela is a phenomenal teacher and I've had great experiences with her!
Anne M.
Angela is awesome. My daughter needed to work toward some specific performance goals and Angela was able to give her just the help she needed. She was very flexible and easy to work with.

Lindsey M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2003
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Lindsey M.

9 Reviews
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I have played oboe for 15 years. I studied at California State University, Northridge, where I earned a Bachelor of Music degree in oboe performance. I have been tutoring for over ten years, teaching students of all ages and levels. It is important to me that I get to know my students on a personal level, so I can cater lessons to their individual goals/learning styles. Whether you want to work on reeds, prepare for an audition, or learn that song from Frozen, I look forward to working with you!

About Lindsey

Hi! My name is Lindsey. I went to California State University, Northridge, where I earned a Bachelor degree in Music Performance and a Master of Arts in Geography. I have been teaching music lessons and tutoring for over 10 years. In addition, I have played in many orchestras, chamber groups, and a

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Yuriko Case
Our daughter loves having Lindsey come to teach. And with her wide breadth of musical knowledge, she is able to impart understanding in the other instruments our daughter plays, too. Such a great time each week!
Lauren
Lindsey is a great teacher!
Lauren
Lindsey was great!

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Valerie L.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Valerie L.

4 Reviews
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I teach beginner through advanced levels with a focus on learning proper breathing, embouchure and form. I teach music theory skills, reed making and adjustments, and musicianship .

I have been a double reed and woodwind specialist for over 20 years and I teach using classical and modern method books, pop, rock and jazz. I teach using positivity and encouragement, that I may help each student visualize and become the best instrumentalist they can be.

About Valerie

I have been teaching for over 20 years and I have studied with Frank Kocman (student of Nilo Hovey), Larry Allen (student of Robert Bloom & Humbert Lucarelli), Hollis Ulaky (Principal Oboist of Charlotte Symphony Orchestra), and Amanda Hardy (Principal Oboist of Portland Symphony Orchestra- student

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Neal
Val has a real positive attitude and infectious energy when working with my son. She has helped him with many minor details (breathing, finger placement, etc) besides just working with him on new content.
Shauna
Val is kind, patient and supportive of our very, very new 13 year old clarinet player. She is always sure to give great feedback as well as what he should specifically work on before the next lesson.
Zeybek
I am having a lot of fun and I get to get better at the same time. It is a class I get to look forward to every weekend.
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Grace M.

50 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Grace M.

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With 10 years of teaching experience, I specialize in working with students of all ages and abilities. Lessons incorporate music theory, technique, and lyrical expression. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

I hold a Master's Degree in Oboe Performance from the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at California State University, Long Beach. During my studies I studied with Carolyn Hove and Humbert Lucarelli.

About Grace

Grace has extensive experience teaching private and group lessons, including lessons in Piano, English Horn and reed making. Her students have gone on to win scholarships and place in honor orchestras. Currently, her students hold the top spots in nTyme's (North Torrance Youth Musicians Ensemble) C

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Randy
I have made amazing progress in just a week thanks to Grace getting right to the heart of the matter, even to the point of helping me with an online repair.
Randy
I feel very accomplished after my first lesson. Grace help me to figure out where the fingers went, how to make the reed work, and helped me to play hot cross buns. She is a fine instructor. I’m looking forward to next week.
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Sara H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Summa Cum Laude from Central Michigan University
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Sara H.

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I tailor my lessons to each students wants, needs, and most importantly, personality! Each person is different, and I spend time in our lessons getting to know my students not only as musicians and oboists but people too. This allows me to tailor my teaching to each student, helping them improve and understand the material faster. I also make sure all of my students are well rounded musicians. I expose them to a wide variety of music and also teach music history, theory, and ear training during lessons to make them the best musician possible. I have been teaching oboe lessons for 5 years, and will shortly begin my master's degree in oboe performance.

About Sara

I am a professional oboist, music theorist, and most importantly, educator. I have a bachelor's degree in music education, specializing in oboe and english horn performance. I currently freelance and teach throughout Michigan and Ohio, with both in person and online students. As a teacher I emphas

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Average Cost of Oboe Lessons in Saint Charles, IL

The average cost of 60-minute oboe lessons in Saint Charles is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $100 per hour.
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$49 average
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"Bonnie was wonderfully patient with technology difficulties and wonderfully instructive with my daughter. Great start!"
Sue
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"She is very nice and learning lots of fun and hard stuff!"
Steven
Took Oboe lessons from Alyssa W.
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"My son is loving his lessons and learning so much. Dawn is great!"
Grant
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Randall is very patient, knowledgeable, friendly and punctual. He also very flexible when it comes to schedule changes."
Kim
Took Oboe lessons from Randall K.
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"Phillip was an excellent oboe teacher for our middle school daughter. He determined what was causing problems with her instrument and was very focused on helping her with her band assignments.

Phillip has an easy-going and pleasant manner and will be a good match for a wide range of students."
David
Took Oboe lessons from Phillip L.
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"Clare could not be more supportive, patient, and willing to facilitate changes to schedules. If you are new to this instrument, or already proficient, you will have a nice experience under her instruction. I am an adult student, and I have unique challenges. She has accommodated me in a way that has motivated me to write this review without her asking me. That should tell you something."
Christopher
Took Oboe lessons from Clare M.
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"Bonnie did a great job with my daughter. She had just taken up the oboe during the school year and we wanted to keep up her skills during the summer. Bonnie was great helping my daughter learn additional oboe techniques that will help her when she returns to school. I was very impressed with Takelessons and the convenience of doing lessons in our own home. Bonnie was very flexible with our summer schedule too."
Jamie
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Dawn is wonderful instructor!! My daughter is enjoying her Oboe lessons, and looks forward to the next lesson with Dawn. Highly recommend, Dawn!."
Alexis
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Great lesson, very good teacher,very knowledgable, making good connection with a teenage student"
Peter
Took Oboe lessons from Phillip L.
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"It's so good! She helps me so much and she is so nice to me and makes a big improvement in my music! -Madalina"
Steven
Took Oboe lessons from Alyssa W.
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