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David W.

Corvallis, OR

About David

Whatever music you want to sing—any style, any time period—I promise I will teach you to sing it in your very best voice. My name is David and I look forward to the opportunity to teach you how to sing your best, whatever style it is you want to learn. I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Music at Oregon State University, where I learned how to sing classical music well. In addition to that, I have years of experience in rock-and-roll bands, and have learned how to apply the lessons I learned from my classical voice teachers to my career as a (very) minor rock star. That's exactly what I want to help you with: whatever you want to sing, from any period in music history, I know how to teach you to sing with your best voice. Singing is one of the things that makes us all human and I ...

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Olivia G. August 20, 2014
Singing
Verified Student
You'll find few singing instructors more in tune with (as it were) or more encouraging than David. He's extremely knowledgeable about music/voice theory and, as he gets to know your style and personality, will absolutely tailor lessons to your vocal strengths and needs. High recommendations all around!
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Mavrick G. August 7, 2014
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
David is a fantastic instructor!!! I personally love his unique approach which combines the art AND science of singing. His explanations of whats happening physiologically actually help you learn what is correct and incorrect technique. My singing has absolutely improved learning from David.
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rose J. April 5, 2013
Singing
Verified Student
David's very encouraging

David helps this would-be singer get over the fear of performing, of helping me improve the skills that make me feel more confident about being part of a performing group
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Samuel R.

Salem, OR

About Samuel

Sam has been teaching private lessons since 2006 and is currently available to teach online via Skype. He prides myself in tailoring lessons to the specific needs/goals of each individual student. Sam has experience teaching a broad range of students, including individuals looking to gain an appreciation or greater understanding of music, to young musicians competing in state contests and for college scholarships. Sam received his training at the University of North Texas where he earned degrees in Jazz Studies and Music Education. While at UNT, he played lead-alto saxophone in the internationally acclaimed One O'Clock Lab Band for two years. He received his Master of Music degree from the University of New Mexico where he primarily studied classical music. He has recorded numerous ...

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Ken M.

Salem, OR

About Ken

Hi, My name is Ken M and I can't wait to meet you! I love playing Saxophone. I've been playing 40+ years, and teaching private lessons for 10 years. I love helping students gain strength, courage and confidence to develop into the musician you're meant to be. We'll learn how you best learn and at your pace. All lessons are tailored specifically to your needs. Here are some general topics covered: posture, breathing, tone and sound quality, scales and chords, improvisation, performance techniques, how to read music & ear training. or just to stop that embarrassing squeaking. We'll discover your creative genius that's been waiting to be found and expressed, so you and others will enjoy the music you make. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

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Hannah B. January 10, 2015
Saxophone · In studio
I had a great time with Ken as an instructor! He introduced me to the basics of saxophone. He made me feel comfortable and able to achieve. I have never played an instrument. His lesson plans and homework kept me moving along. I felt I had my feet under me as a result of his instruction. I wanted to learn to play for my church; I look forward to taking more lessons from Ken in-home in the future.
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Isaac W.

Salem, OR

About Isaac

Hi there, my name is Isaac. I have just started teaching private lessons and am excited to get started! I have been in music since I was in third grade. I started with the piano then progressed to the violin, percussion and the singing. I played piano for two years, violin for six, percussion for six and I have been singing for six. I teach basic piano, and intermediate perc. Voice, and violin. I also teach intermediate music theory. I am very interested in helping people with matching pitch and tonal retention. I am a fun quirky guy. I am a little shy at first but once we get to know each other I think we'll have a lot of fun. I look forward to working with you and helping you reach your goals! :)

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Tad B.

Albany, OR

About Tad

Hello! Thanks for taking an interest in my studio! My name is Tad B. I am currently a student in oboe performance at Oregon State University. I am originally from this area and am glad to be back in the beautiful Willamette Valley. My studio includes comprehensive Oboe and English Horn study (technique, literature, reed making, audition preparation), Conducting (instrumental music conducting), beginning and intermediate saxophone, Music theory and Ear Training, and general music exploration. All ages and experiences are welcome, absolute beginner through preparing for serious music study. Please feel free to contact me with any questions, I look forward to hearing from you!

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