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Rob F.

8 Reviews
Lenexa, KS
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
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Rob F.

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I started playing violin at 3 years old. Wichita State University gave me the opportunity to get my Music Ed degree and start teaching lessons. I have taken over 500 lessons myself and played in many heavy gigging bands playing gigs almost every weekend. Improvising, Country, Jazz, and Rock are my specialties but I have played lots of Blues, Funk, and Latin jazz as well.

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Make sure you contact me about scheduling. I have other students and a job that sometimes changes week to week. I may have other times available. Let me know.

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Jeff
Initially I was a complete beginner. I've been studying with Rob for a couple of months now. I think I'm making good progress and certainly a lot of that is Rob's doing. Very personable and flexible, he's really taught me a lot and is really good at teaching in a way that has me progressing steadily and not being overwhelmed by such a challenging instrument.
Jeff
great first lesson. Personable and informative.
Lin
Identified many of my errors right away, has given instruction on how to correct. Have noticed definite improvement each week, and given new skills each week to practice .(I'm not likely to pass this pattern in the near future!)
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Kira H.

Overland Park, KS
Starting at $26
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Music Education from Washburn University
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Kira H.

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Saxophone, piano, cello... There is nothing in our world like music! I would love to help you learn about and grow your passion! My lessons are customized to each student and will come with lots of helpful handouts. We'll work on your ear training, sight reading, and music theory abilities as well.

About Kira

I am a professional musician that loves to teach! More than anything, I love the look on a students face when things start to click! I'm not here to boast about my musical abilities - but rather to watch students grow. Lessons with me are laid back and fun, as I'm all about making music an enjoyable

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Susannah S.

46 Reviews
Overland Park, KS
Starting at $28
  • Speaks Latin, French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 18; Female: 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Susannah S.

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From the beginner to the intermediate player I can help you increase your piano skills. If you have no experience that is okay! I am especially well experienced with children and try to come up with creative and entertaining methods to help them reach their piano goals.

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***Daytime availability for summer students June-July**** I graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in Music Education (vocal emphasis) and a trumpet performance minor. I then completed my Masters in Vocal Pedagogy in December of 2015. Right now I am teaching K-8 General music an

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Alma V.
Susannah is great!
I didn't know what to expect but it was a great experience!
I am new and i have learned a lot on my first day!

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Avery
Great first lesson!
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Daniel D.

Kansas City, MO
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music B.A. from Kansas State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Daniel D.

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I am a professional trumpet player in Kansas City, Missouri. I am regularly called to play in a variety of styles and settings, including but not limited to jazz, classical, salsa, mariachi, and funk. Being versatile across multiple styles, I can help you to achieve your goals on the instrument. No matter what genre of music you would like to play, I can help you to equip yourself with the necessary skills to be successful. Regardless of age or experience, I will work with you to set you in the right direction.

About Daniel

I am a professional trumpet player based in Kansas City, Missouri. My formal education was acquired at Kansas State University where I received my Bachelor's degree and at the Conservatory at the University of Missouri-Kansas City where I received my Master's. While my foundation is jazz, I can be f

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Nick R.

57 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1985
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Nick R.

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Electric bass guitar

Genres:
-jazz
-funk
-rock
-blues
-R & B
-funk
-reggae
-folk
-heavy metal

**FInger style and flat pick

About Nick

Nick performs with Paul McCartney, Jon Batiste (Colbert Show), Zeb Bangash, Antonique Smith, Rob Morrow, John Lithgow, The Hot Sardines, grammy nominated producer/composer/Indian percussionist, Deep Singh (tabla player with Sting, Katy Perry, Robert Plant) and grammy nominated producer/trumpet play

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Steve B
Amazing instructor. Patient and knowledgeable.
Kara
Nick was a patient and enthusiastic teacher. I was nervous to start music lessons in my late 30s, but he made me feel comfortable and I never felt embarrassed. He taught me the songs I was interested in learning, but snuck in music theory and the basics along the way! Highly recommend
Shannon
Nick has done a great job with our 14 year old son! He has a great laid back style that is appreciated and keeps the lessons fun and engaging. Not only is he learning to play some of his favorite songs, but he is also getting ear training, music reading, picking, chord building, etc. We would highly recommend Nick!
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Lizzie O.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Illinois State University
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lizzie O.

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Looking for students of all ages! Wanting your young student to learn how to play an instrument? I offer classical beginning training including scales, chords, and other beginning piano skills. Students will be able to learn folk songs and even classical melodies. Older students wanting to learn how to play and sing along their favorite songs are also welcome! These students will receive more practice with chords and music theory. Looking to learn piano for another reason? All are welcome in my studio!

About Lizzie

I am a licensed teacher and experienced singer. I graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelors of Music Education, specifically in voice. Throughout my years of experience as a musician, I have experience in both playing and teaching the following instruments: voice, piano, trumpet, and

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"Daniel is an accomplished Bassist, with the patience of a saint. He is Very knowledgeable about the history, and all aspects of the instrument, as well as teaching and explaining the playing technique and music theory. He is excellent with the bow on the upright bass as well!"
Allan
Took Upright Bass lessons from Daniel B.
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"Moriah makes it very easy for my daughter to understand. Great first lesson!"
Quinn
Took Trumpet lessons from Moriah C.
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"I absolutely loved my viola lessons with Will! He began by asking questions and asking me to play a few things to gauge what level I was at. I came into these lessons after not having played for 15 years. He was very encouraging and very positive. I asked him to help me with my form in order to gain a better foundation, and he did so well at focusing on that and giving me such helpful pointers. He plays the viola and it was good to hear some of his experience. I also loved learning more of the background and history of the type of music and the techniques we went over. I feel like that adds so much depth to the learning experience. He is very knowledgeable as well as personable. He also never wasted any time during our lessons. He was very good at pacing us so we could get through the different things I had practiced, and yet I didn't feel rushed at all. I would highly recommend Will to anyone (no matter your level)! I was very pleased with my experience and will definitely seek him out for future lessons."
Destinee
Took Viola lessons from Will R.
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"She really helped me get those high notes and understand how to sing them! Amazing experience!"
Maria Corina Silva
Took Broadway Singing lessons from Barbee M.
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"Great teacher. willing to start with the basics. very patient and encouraging. I plan on taking classes with him for a long time. Would highly recommend!"
Henry
Took Vocal Training lessons from James R.
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"I've had several piano instructors throughout my life and Ray was the best one. He was very patient, knowledgeable and had a passion for music. Because of Ray I was able to get into college with scholarships and further my education. Ray has a great way of balancing what you "need" to know with what you "want" to know. I would recommend Ray for anyone interested in learning music."
Josh
Took Piano lessons from Raymond A.
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"Athena is fantastic! I am old and learning how to play guitar so was really nervous. Athena is moving at my pace and makes it really easy. I like how she explains the why behind what she asks me to do."
Sande
Took Guitar lessons from Athena M.
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"you are an amazing teacher Alexis thank you for your help
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David
Took Piano lessons from Alexis S.
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"Gleb is an excellent teacher. He is an accomplished musician and was patient and thorough during the lesson."
Ann
Took Saxophone lessons from Gleb V.
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"Stop whispering, start singing!

I am a beginner and I've never had singing lessons before. There are many teachers in NYC, and I am glad I chose Rachel. Why? Because I think the most important is to find someone who really cares about your goals, and helps you improve your voice while being respectful of your 'artistic identity'. Rachel does all of this very naturally, in a relaxed yet very professional way. She will give you technical tips and exercises to better understand, improve and eventually enjoy your voice. And it works! I've learned a lot and I've made progress in a short period of time, thanks to her! So, if you are looking for an excellent vocal teacher who is also a great artistic coach, stop searching and start taking lessons with Rachel."
Sebastien
Took Singing lessons from Luca C.
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