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Michael H.

11 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $32
  • Awarded Vice Provost for the Arts Grant from Temple University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Jazz Studies and Music Education from Western Michigan University
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Michael H.

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I love playing flute in theatre productions and concert ensembles! I always gear lessons to the student's interests. Popular music? Disney? Yes!

About Michael

I have been performing and teaching music professionally for 10 years in a variety of settings. I received my bachelor's degree in music education and jazz studies from Western Michigan University and my master's in jazz studies from Temple University in Philadelphia. My passion is jazz saxophon

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Arunan Karthik
Mr. Hudson-Casanova is a great teacher with a lot of experience. Ask a question, and he'll answer or guide you in the right direction to explore your topic of inquiry in an easy manner. He has helped me grow and improve as a saxophone player, and more so as a musician overall, through studies with various exercises like long tones, articulations, scales and progressions, and improvising on various jazz standards. He has helped me discover new techniques and helped me to learn to incorporate them into my playing. No matter your ability, Mr. HC can help you grow and learn!
Clare
Michael has worked with my daughter throughout high school and is such a talented teacher and musician. More recently they have been learning jazz as well classical (my daughters request, which Michael always encourages) and she has had so much fun with it.
Jack
Michael has dramatically improved my ability to play the saxophone and understand Western music theory. Over the year of taking lessons with Michael, he's taught me the foundations of saxophone: scales, long tones, and playing by ear, all the while sharing his contagious love for music and being extremely patient (my saxophone was broken and squeaky for our first three months of lessons, haha). He's generously created and provided custom sheet music exercises, duet recordings, and jazz playlists to inspire me. All in all, Michael is giving me an expert and friendly education.
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Katarina T. I.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $49
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Katarina T. I.

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If you need any help improving your flute playing, preparing for an audition/recital/concert/competition or have always wanted to try to play the flute, then I am your person! :) I am able to give lessons for any level (beginner/intermediate/advanced) and any age. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. I would love to help you explore music and to create an open, positive and encouraging environment for growth!

About Katarina T.

For me the quality of the lesson is more important than trying to go through as much material as possible. In that way we can take our time to fully learn and develop certain aspects of flute playing, go through any problems that you would be facing and making interesting discussions about the mater

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Lucy S.

2 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $39
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Flute Performance from Northwestern University
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Lucy S.

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For your first flute lesson, please bring your flute, a music stand, and a love for music! We will begin by quickly talking through your goals and reasons for learning flute, as that informs my approach to your individual lessons. I emphasize a strong foundation in beautiful tone, technique, intonation, rhythm, and most importantly, the ability to communicate with musical phrasing. We can work on anything from learning how to produce a sound and mastering your scales, to preparing for auditions and performance skills. No need to bring sheet music if you don't know what to work on yet - I'll provide music and repertoire suggestions!

About Lucy

Hi, my name is Lucy and I'm a professional flutist and music educator based in the Chicago area! I've been teaching flute privately and in schools since 2010, and graduated with my Master's degree in Flute Performance from Northwestern University, and my Bachelor of Music degree in Flute Performance

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Amazing teacher. I miss the time I spent with her so much.
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Paul M.

20 Reviews
Oak Forest, IL
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors Degree in Sacred Music - music theory, conducting from Northwest University, Kirkland, Washington
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Paul M.

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Students will learn notes, technique, pieces, performance skills and sightreading.

About Paul

I have my bachelors degree in sacred music, my masters degree in music performance, and my doctorate in worship studies. I am an experienced music teacher with great interpersonal skills and enjoy creating a fun and meaningful learning environment for all ages of students. I teach music theory conce

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Roisin *.
He was very helpful in setting me up for my first lesson.
Yah D.
Wow! Wow! Wow! This was truly money and time well spent. I went into this lesson with no expectations, rather just with the hope of connecting well with a piano instructor that was not only well versed but could ease me into being a student. Paul is a rare treasure. He exceeded all my hopes of what I hoped to gain from my lessons. I would highly recommend him for any piano student. If you're looking to be challenged, and learn any genre of music,, don't wait...book your lessons with Paul. Thank you Paul. I'm looking forward to growing as a student.
Alex
Paul has been very patient and wonderful with my 6 year old son who has just started lessons.
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Kristin A.

23 Reviews
Willowbrook, IL
Starting at $26
  • Awarded Illinois House of Representatives Certificate of Recogntiion from Illinois House of Representatives
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor's of Music Education from VanderCook College of Music
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Kristin A.

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I have taught Flute and Recorder over a decade in both personal and classroom settings. Several of my students have gone on to achieve gold medals in their solo and ensemble contests, and place within the IMA music competition.

Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play a stronger, more supported sound and as time goes on you'll be able to expand your range beyond what you thought possible. I specialize in working with beginners, and have experience working with students new to braces, as well. Typically, I use the Rubank Flute Method book in addition to your school's band books.

As far as what age to start flute, I am firm in starting a student no earlier than the spring/summer before their 4th grade year of schooling. This is not to say that a child could not begin learning music earlier, but the arm length required to play flute is necessary to achieve success.

For recorders, I use various method books and pull from many additional pop song books as well. ...

About Kristin

Let's get you started on your musical path! My name is Kristin, and I cannot wait to begin this journey into music with you. I have been teaching private lessons for nearly a decade, and have taught music and choir in the classroom since 2011. I specialize in working with beginners of all ages.

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Amanda
Kristin does a beautiful job teaching piano and singing to my daughters. The two go hand in hand and she does a great job combining both. On a personal note, she has a beautiful, generous heart and gives my girls little prizes when they do very well.
Erin
Kristin is wonderful! My daughter loves singing with her and looks forward to every lesson! Kristin really cares about how her students are doing and gets to know them and their interests outside of their lessons. We were blown away that she remembered Isabel's birthday after only meeting with us a few times!
Isabel sings all the time. She tells me, mommy I have to practice so I can be famous like Ms Kristin! We are so lucky to have found her!
LaRichelle P.
Did not care enough to plan ahead or get to know my granddaughter enough to individualize her weekly lessons. Very apparent that she failed to prepare ahead of time. Often late and cancelled class several times.
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Eric C.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French, English
  • Awarded Scsboa All Southern California, Jazz All-stars from SCSBOA
  • BM Saxophone Performance (Partial) from Azusa Pacific University
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Eric C.

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In lessons, I will teach students how to develop an embouchure and make sound, have proper technique, discuss equipment care, how to read music and develop note recognition, and ultimately, play music. All of this while, challenging the student to expand their creative and intellectual capacities.

The goal is to get my students playing with proper technique, so that this will carry on throughout their career and playing of the instrument. After getting some sounds out of the instrument and having decent technique, students will be assigned 1-2 songs to work on each lesson. It is the learning of music on one's own, that I believe, truly challenges the student to continue to apply information given in lessons. My ultimate goal, is to equip my students with a sustainable and enjoyable approach to practicing and performing music that leaves them wanting to play more, and doesn't burn them out.

About Eric

Hi there! I'm Eric Croissant, an energetic Multi-Instrumentalist, Music Educator, Composer, Recording Artist, and Producer from Southern California. I've been playing music for almost my whole life, and it's the greatest joy. Over the years, I learned to play the Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet, a

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Faisal
My son was very happy with the lesson and his self-esteem jumped upwards 100% Thank you, Eric!
Jeff P.
Eric shows concern for helping you work on where you want to go in my music journey
Zac M.
Eric is an excellent teacher. He is very knowledgeable and very thorough when he is teaching his students. He is very talented and player numerous instruments. I would recommend him to anyone for lessons.
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"Worked on trills and syncopation. Enjoyed the lesson very much."
Mary
Took Flute lessons from Edna B.
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"He is a nice teacher."
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Took Flute lessons from Dr. Nick S.
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She is a very talented teacher."
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Took Flute lessons from Sarah A.
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"Mike does an awesome job with my daughter. She has really improved on discipline and more complicated notes. She really enjoys going to lessons and can't wait to preform. I highly recommend this Mike!"
Amanda
Took Flute lessons from Michael W.
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"very patient teacher, very good at working with my limitations. I highly recommend her"
Susan
Took Flute lessons from Roberta M.
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"My daughter is 11 years old and just started playing the flute for band. She was struggling to keep up and getting frustrated. Started lessons with Tyreese and she has improved dramatically. What's more, he is very encouraging and helps her to believe in her potential. She looks forwards to the lesson weekly, and I would recommend Tyreese highly."
Savannah
Took Flute lessons from Tyreese P.
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"I highly recommend Leanna. My nine-year-old daughter has been taking her online flute lessons since the last summer and she looks forward to the class every week. I appreciate that Leanna prepares music pieces or provides us with her own flute/piano recordings so my daughter can practice with them. Communication with Leanna have also been very efficient and pleasant. She is professional, patient, and caring; simply the best!"
Yoko
Took Flute lessons from Leanna G.
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"Eric is a great teacher! My son has gained so much confidence since he started working with Eric. He is excited about it again, like he was at the beginning, and I couldn't be happier with our choice!"
Caleb
Took Flute lessons from Eric P.
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"I was one of Jeremy's first students. My parents were forcing me to pick up music as a hobby and i was very hesitant because it seemed tedious to me. My mom then heard about Jeremy from her friend and asked if he was willing to teach me. He was very patient as i admit i was not the best student, but he stuck with me and now i am taking auditions to play for an orchestra as a principal flute player. I will always be grateful to him for getting me to love and enjoy music as i was against it in the beginning, I would recommend that everyone make him your teacher, he really is awesome! Love ya teach!"
Jann-Marie
Took Flute lessons from Jeremy C.
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"Bill is great, and I would recommend him for players of all ages. I played flute in middle school and high school and wanted to get back into playing after having not touched my instrument for 15+ years. I found Bill on Take Lessons and was excited to begin lessons after reading his many glowing reviews. Although I was nervous about essentially having to start from scratch all over again with the flute, Bill has been kind, patient and lots of fun to work with. He is an extremely talented musician, and is very good at figuring out what I'm doing wrong with respect to air flow, embouchure, etc., and recommending how to correct it. Although I have a lot of work ahead of me I'm so enjoying playing again, and this time with much better sound, thanks to Bill!"
Lauren
Took Flute lessons from Bill T.
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