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Lisa A.

18 Reviews
Lake Charles, LA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA Vocal Music Education from Capital University
  • Teaching since 1997
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Lisa A.

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I am well known for both my ability to arrange songs for specific needs/players as well as for my composition. I will teach you how to develop melodies, chords and lyrics.

About Lisa

Lisa Abrams has a Vocal Music Education Degree from Capital University, Columbus, Ohio. She graduated in 1997 and has been teaching professionally, both in schools and privately, since that time. She has taught General Music grades K-8 in the Parochial School System. She has been the Music Dir

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Tyler
My lessons are great! She is incredibly knowledgeable in both experience, and the literature aspect of the piano instrument and I plan on keeping my lessons with her as long as I can.
Lorraine D.
going to be a lot of fun starting me out right where I want to be
Sean P.
Good lesson

Sergio S.

42 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Sergio S.

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I have a number 1 rock single, 3 top 40 rock singles and have charted in the top 40 of pop. My songs are often used on CBS sports, WWE and Film.

About Sergio

Hi, I'm Sergio. I am a producer/songwriter and I teach voice and guitar in Nashville, TN. Ive been teaching voice and guitar for 7 years. I was previously on Sony Records. I'm an experienced touring lead singer/musician in an internationally recognized rock band called Atom Smash. I've had sever

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Jeremy Tomlinson
I was pretty nervous for my first lesson as I had just started playing guitar about a month or two prior and was still getting the hang of strumming and singing at the same time. As soon as Sergio opened the door and we got to talking, I was immediately put at ease. He was very patient and made me feel super comfortable which was really important for me in an instructor. Since then, I've learned A TON and things that were difficult have become second nature. His knowledge of music theory (something I thought I'd never really understand) is amazing, and he did a really great job of imparting that knowledge onto me through my lessons. 10/10.
Jeremy Tomlinson
Sergio was very knowledgeable and picked up on my skill level right away and gave me some great background info and challenging exercises to work on to improve before my next lesson. He made everything super comfortable and his studio was the perfect place for a lesson.
Dymond
First lesson with Sergio went great 🤟🏾 He is super cool and knowledgeable about what he is doing! Looking forward to working with him to reach my goals!

Rick S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Music Performance, Piano from Kansas State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rick S.

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A few years ago I released my debut jazz CD. We recorded a few jazz standards and some songs from movies but in the end decided to go with all original material. My tunes are all instrumentals, so I'm afraid I can't help with lyrics or "pop" song-writing, but I can show you how to build a chord progression and teach you about harmony. To anyone interested in writing jazz tunes, I'm your man!

About Rick

I have over 15 years experience teaching private lessons and 5 years experience teaching at a local music store. I played in the jazz combos and big bands at Kansas State University for 3 years and participated in their tours of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Paraguay, and Costa Rica. I'm an active p

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Paul N.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 2 to 90
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Paul N.

34 Reviews
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Learn how to write a song and all of the parts of the song that make it sound great.

Verses, chorus, bridge, etc... and lyric tips like rhyming and song structure.

About Paul

GREAT ONLINE LESSONS GIVEN ***My goal as a teacher*** I try to teach what the students are interested in and make it fun and interesting so that they learn the lessons and their favorite songs. Every student is different and needs to be taught in a way that makes learning easy and fun for th

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Kendice H.
Paul is a very nice and understanding guy who only got to give our child an introductory lesson.
Moses
I'm glad I found Paul on takelessons.com. I was looking for someone to help me take my decent but untrained voice to the next level. Paul is committed to helping me advance toward my goal of being a singer-songwriter. In addition to the exercises we work on to strengthen my voice and gain control, he has given me some strategies to track my progress and improve more quickly. He also encourages me to take risks and go out and sing karaoke. He is caring and authentic and genuinely invested in my growth, and I am becoming a better musician because of it. Thank you, Paul!!
Lorence O.
Paul makes learning fun and he’s very good at what he does!!!

David F.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Music Major from Atlanta Jr College
  • Teaching since 1977
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David F.

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All levels of songwriting, composition and theory.

About David

Since beginning his teaching career in 1974 David has taught 7000 people how to play guitar! Some aspiring only to play at home for fun and others to pursue a career in the entertainment industry. David F. has also taught advanced guitar and music theory to several professional musicians who

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Mike L.
I have increased my lesson frequency to two one-hour sessions per week simply because of my progress under David's direction. After only three months of weekly lessons, I can now read music and play while reading. David has introduced me to effective melodic soloing, has significantly improved my understanding of barre chords up and down the fretboard, and has convinced me to abandon "guitaristic" thinking in favor of really understanding the potential of the guitar beyond shape memorization.
Mike L.
For those players serious about music, who are willing to devote the time and attention required to improve, and who appreciate not only learning to play guitar but the theory and history behind the music, David is your man. I have taken lessons in the past, usually consisting of a teacher asking what riffs I wanted to work on that day. Sound familiar? Not David. Within the first two weeks, he has me focused on plucking the strings with more feel, using a pick and fingers simultaneously with my right hand, practicing scales to the tempo of a metronome while using the forwards and backwards technique, etc. He has convinced me that I can become as accomplished a player as I put my mind and heart to. His mantra is to work towards playing at the speed of thought, which, for the first time in my life, looks to be a possibility with time. Thank you, David.
Lewis G.
Just had my first lesson with David. Gave a wealth of info now it's up to me but with his approach I know it will be all good. Have had other teachers but David is not only an accomplished player he is also is able to instruct and teach. Will write again after a few more lessons.
Lewis G.
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Anna M.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Songwriting, B.A. from Belmont University
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Anna M.

39 Reviews
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As a graduate of Belmont University's highly selective and well-regarded Songwriting (B.A.) program, I want to share my knowledge with both young and experienced songwriters who want to better express themselves, build their technical skills, or just learn for fun.

About Anna

NOTICE: Hello, all! I currently have 16 students will be capping at 20 until further notice. Therefore, I have 4 spots available with multiple availability windows. Contact me for more information! No matter your or your child's preferred genre, relative experience, or comfort level with singing

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Robin
Great teacher:) Very patient and knowledgable.
Doris H.
We purchased the 5 lessons package for our 3 and a half year old daughter Violet. She looks forward to seeing Miss Anna every week. We plan on renewing the lesson packages. Thank you so much for helping our daughter learn to sing! She loves it.
Pauline
Hi Anna, Thank you for the lesson. I apologize for the technical difficulties.

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Average Cost of Songwriting Lessons in Lake Charles, LA

The average cost of 60-minute songwriting lessons in Lake Charles is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $300 per hour.
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$55 average
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"Christopher is a wonderful teacher. He truly cares and does his very best to help you learn. He knows exactly how to effectively help you understand and move forward. I appreciate what I am learning from him and how he is so patient. I feel safe enough to take creative chances during our lessons (I'm pretty rusty). I'm grateful to have found him. He is exceptionally knowledgeable, conscientious, caring, trustworthy and genuine - and a really great guy. I highly recommend him without reservation."
Suzanne
Took Songwriting lessons from Christopher M.
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"Fawn is an amazing teacher. I've been taking songwriting classes from her and I learn something new every lesson. She's very sweet, talented, encouraging, and understanding. I was nervous to take lessons online at first, as I've never done it before, then was unsure who I should take from because I didn't want to get someone who was terrible. I got really lucky though, I highly recommend her. She's absolutely fantastic."
Ashley
Took Songwriting lessons from Fawn A.
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"El mejor! Muy paciente y apasionado por la enseñanza. Lo recomiendo 100%"
Ramiro
Took Songwriting lessons from Rodolfo G.
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"My writing was sub-par, to say the least. Margo helped me to paint a vivid picture with my words, and also create melodies to best express them. Now, I consult her every time I have a song or poem to write!"
Caitlin
Took Songwriting lessons from Margo L.
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"Rosita is capable of moving forward without leaving you behind! She is knowledgeable and clearly knows the topic she is teaching!"
Gregory Bruce Campbell
Took Songwriting lessons from Rosita R.
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"Indigo is a fantastic teacher! Able to speak to a variety of musical styles and elements of music - from songwriting, to guitar technique, to theory. Highly recommend"
Amy Jo
Took Songwriting lessons from Indigo S.
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"Hannah was an incredible instructor. She worked very well with my goals and was kind and patient. She explained concepts well and was extremely knowledgeable and experienced. I could tell she cared about me as a person and not just as a student, which I really appreciated. I would consider her a friend as well as a teacher. I’d recommend her to anyone!"
David
Took Songwriting lessons from Hannah G.
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"Indigo is an awesome teacher!"
Geoff
Took Songwriting lessons from Indigo S.
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"Heather gave me many great ideas as to how to structure melody and lyrics. I highly recommend her."
Karena
Took Songwriting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"Melaena is an amazing teacher! She is patient, encouraging, and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience. I really enjoyed sitting through her songwriting lesson. She was well organized and had exercises to go through that were challenging and fun. I can definitely see myself improving as a songwriter with more lessons with her."
Victor
Took Songwriting lessons from Malena K.
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