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Tyreese P.

19 Reviews
Zachary, LA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Soloist's from Delaware State University
  • B. A. in Music Performance from Delaware State University
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Tyreese P.

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I teach beginner to advanced students!

About Tyreese

Hello, my name is Mr. Pleasanton. I’m a graduate of Lake Forest High School (2006) and Delaware State University (2015) with a degree in Music Performance. My primary instrument is Flute. I’ve been playing flute since the 5th grade. I’m highly motivated and energetic individual who has 23+ years o

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Great lesson! Tyreese is a good teacher. Patient and personable.
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Charles
Anyone who can teach me the intricacies of the clarinet deserves a prize. Tyreese qualifies. Tyreese is patient, detailed, and of course, very knowledgeable. He's just very good at teaching music and I made progress that frankly surprised me. Of course I recommend him. I'm glad I had the opportunity to study clarinet with Tyreese.
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Murray P.

112 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, English
  • Awarded Washington DC Percussion Award from Washington DC Orchestra
  • BS from Morgan State University
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Murray P.

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Snare Drum
- Orchestra Percussion
- Proper sitting & standing posture
- Care & tuning of snare drum
- Proper hand placement
- Stone & Moeller technique
-Basic rudiments development single stroke, double stroke, open stroke rolls, single, double, triple paradiddles, flams, flam taps, flamadiddle, flam accent, ruff family
- Reading simple rhythms & notes, whole, half, quarters, 8ths, 16ths, 8ths note triplets and 16ths note triplets
- Develop time keeping skills, working with a metronome or click track

Drum Set
- Beginner, Intermediate & advance drumming
- Reading various time signatures
- Styles studies, reggae, latin, gospel, rock, jazz, blues, r&b etc...
- Enhance time keeping skills, metronome & click track
- Use of brushes, mallets and hot rods
- Double bass drumming concepts
- Tuning & maintenance
- Development creativity and endless ideas on the drum set for grooves, solos and drum fills

Hand Percussion
- Bongos, Cajon, Congas, Djembe and many more.
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About Murray

I received my B.S. & Music Degree with concentration in instrumentalists from Morgan State University. I’v been playing drums since the age of three and now been teaching for over 17 years. In 2016, I was accepted as a member of the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM). I am very well ro

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David
Murray is a great teacher, who challenges you and helps you improve from the very first lesson.
Sekani
My kids love and look forward to this class each week. There is no need to push and prod. Excellent engagement by Mr Murray.
Katherine H.
fun, instructive and patient!

Alessia P.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
  • Teaching since 2009
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Alessia P.

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Our voice is such a unique instrument, because it is inside of us. It makes the act of singing amazing and hard at the same time, because we all have different instruments and there is no general rule that works for everyone in the same way. When I teach, I always take into consideration the uniqueness of the voice I am working with, and this requires a great deal of attention and sensitivity. I am very passionate about teaching and my goal is to share my passion and my knowledge, in order to acquire the tools to develop that beautiful instrument that our voice is!

About Alessia

I am an Italian -American Soprano, with Master degrees in piano and voice performance. I have been teaching piano and voice for the past 10 years. I teach italian as well. It is such an amazing language to learn! I believe that it is never too early or too late to develop a new talent. I love mus

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Nicole
I have been taking Italian lessons with Alessia for the past 5 months. Each week, I look forward to meeting her with excitement. Alessia keeps the lessons light and fun and goes at a pace that is comfortable for the learner. She is very accommodating both in desired lesson plans and availability. In addition, she provides cultural insight and praise and possesses a great deal of patience and positivity. I highly recommend her.
Lauren
I came to Alessia's lessons with little experience using proper vocal technique and admittedly as a voice student well outside the usual age range - which meant that we had to work on unlearning some long standing bad habits. Alessia has been extremely patient in reinforcing the elements of good vocal technique. At the same time, she is great at communicating what she wants to see me work on and how well I'm succeeding in those areas. And most importantly, I can hear the improvement in my singing! Highly recommend, especially for those interested in singing musical theater or classical pieces.
Sarah
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Rosita R.

378 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Japanese
  • BA from musicians institute
  • Awarded 3rd Soprano in Western Mass from Westfield City
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Rosita R.

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I started off as an opera singer when I was young and believe me using those methods and techniques is what made me a strong singer today! I will guide you through breathing techniques and approaches to the songs. I do use Italian, Latin and German operas

For student's interested in coming to my Teacher's studio or online lessons you get a copy of your lesson so you can see yourself improving and a free copy of my warm-up CD!

About Rosita

I have been singing and studying voice for over 23 years since I was a child! I hold a Bachelors from Musicians Institute and other accomplished degrees from American Musical Dramatic Academy to conclude my quest for vocal excellence and the ability to sing in multiple languages ( English, Spanish,

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Rosita pacing our lessons each week at a perfect pace. I am greatly enjoying refreshing my Spanish vocabulary and looking forward to feeling more comfortable conversationally at the end of our full course sessions.
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Raycurt J.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Geman, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors of Music Performance from Eastman School of Music, Rochester NY.
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Raycurt J.

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As a performing artist I wish to share the technique of presentation.
Concert or the Musical stage The duties of the performer to achieve success for auditions or shows.

About Raycurt

Thirty years of private lessons for Voice, Violin, Viola, Piano, and Music Theory. Music IS the universal communicator, educator, healer, and conflict mediator. We expose our children to music to ignite their awareness and stimulate natural learning concepts. I share my knowledge to connect to

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Raycurt is not only knowledgeable, he is extremely skilled. He is thorough and maximizes time by providing superb instruction. My son looks forward to attending his classes; and I am a parent who is beyond pleased with Raycurt’s level of expertise.
Ben E.
This was a really unfortunate and wasted experience. Raycurt was wildly unprepared to teach. He brought a broken metronome and almost no sheet music/lesson plan. I had spoken both to the sales rep and Raycurt himself prior to the lesson and he was still fully unprepared.

I also explained my level of experience and was assured Raycurt was qualified to teach at the level I needed, but he came off as less knowledgable than me, which was particularly disappointing.

Worst of all, after multiple hours of speaking on the phone, I couldn't get my money back for this lesson.

I'd strongly recommend not using takelessons at all, they've put a horrible taste in my mouth for their entire service.
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Ellen O.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks French, English
  • B.M. Music Education and Music Performance from Ithaca College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ellen O.

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I strive for my lessons to be all about the student and tailoring them to your interests and needs! I have experience teaching on all wind instruments and I hope we can improve on your music-making skills!. I have much experience preparing students for programs such as school programs, entrance placements, youth ensemble programs, and all-state ensembles.

About Ellen

I have been playing music my whole life participating in band, orchestra, chorus, and piano. I have been teaching students of all ages and abilities privately primarily on flute and oboe since 2010 as well as various other wind and brass students. I hold a B.M. in Music Education and Oboe Performa

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Jesse
Had an awesome first lesson experience and excited to continue working with Ellen!

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"Loved taking lessons from David. I'm very satisfied with the handful of exercises and advice he's given me to improve my singing. I definitely recommend him!"
Tam
Took Singing lessons from David W.
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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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"Shon Morgan is absolutely the greatest most talented musician and music teacher I have ever had the privilege of learning from and playing music with. I am a drummer/guitarist/vocalist. We did some touring gigs together in our earlier years and he was already amazing back then. He sat down and taught me the circle of fifths off the top of his head in one conversation. I learned so much just playing along side him. So not only is he an amazing player, but he is also very well suited and experienced as a teacher. He is the most knowledgeable musically but patient and kind personally. He plays and teaches multiple instruments and vocals really well but he stands out tremendously on bass guitar! You can not go wrong having Shon Morgan as your teacher, period!"
Jesse
Took Music Theory lessons from Shon M.
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"Get your potential

Barbee is fun and patient, but strict, a necessary trade when dealing with teenagers. She will push them without them noticing, allowing them to reach their potential. She also listens to what they want to sing, and applies her professional skills and knowledge to every song being interpret."
Margarita
Took Singing lessons from Barbee M.
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"My son has been taking lessons for a few weeks and loves it. Greg is personable, relatable and patient. We look forward to continuing the lessons."
Alex
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Nice teacher with great piano skills. I had wonderful experience taking her lesson."
Hengchen
Took Piano lessons from Amber J.
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"He's awesome! Makes learning a new instrument fun."
Jen Gigi Fisher
Took Guitar lessons from Tony N.
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"My first lesson with Brendon was far beyond what I was expecting.. It was inspiring, he was extremely attentive and friendly, and clearly has a very deep knowledge of music.. I'm very excited to continue working with him.. !"
Kelly
Took Composition lessons from Brendon R.
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"Sean is fantastic. An excellent, patient, and understanding teacher. 10/10 would recommend."
Joshua
Took Saxophone lessons from Sean H.
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"My son says, "Kristen is awesome because she shared the duck song with me." She is super patient."
Grace
Took Singing lessons from Kristen R.
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