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Phillip L.

11 Reviews
New Orleans, LA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French, German, Italian
  • BFA Music Performance from Tulane University
  • Awarded Honors Graduation in Oboe, Piano, French, and History from Louisiana School for Math, Science, and the Arts
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Phillip L.

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Whether you are starting out on oboe, switching from another instrument, preparing for an audition, or simply looking to brush up on your skills, I can help you reach your oboe goals!

All lessons are customized to your interests and needs. My teaching experience ranges from complete beginners to advanced students. We can work on everything from the fundamentals and etudes to advanced recital and audition repertoire! For those looking to branch out, we can also cover instrument adjustment, English horn and reed-making in the lessons.

Great reeds are vital for oboists and I can help with buying advice or learning to make your own reeds! I can also adjust your reeds or sell personalized reeds in person or via mail.

For students wishing to broaden their musical insights, I also can incorporate music theory and history into the lessons - subjects that I teach at the college level.

I am a professional oboist residing in New Orleans. I perform with the Louisiana Philharmonic, ...

About Phillip

I believe that the study of music is one of the most rewarding pursuits we can undertake! Whether a total beginner, college student or adult looking to brush up on skills or learn new ones, I will help you reach your goals! As a lecturer with the Tulane University Department of Music in New Orle

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Great teacher!
David P.
Phillip was an excellent oboe teacher for our middle school daughter. He determined what was causing problems with her instrument and was very focused on helping her with her band assignments.

Phillip has an easy-going and pleasant manner and will be a good match for a wide range of students.
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Clare M.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Clare M.

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Experienced teacher of 5 years. Learn to play music you like while improving on the oboe! If you are interested in reed-making I will customize my approach to fit any level. Current Master’s student at UC College-Conservatory of Music.

About Clare

I am a professional oboist and reed maker. I graduated from Furman University with a Bachelor of Music in Oboe and received a Master of Music in Oboe at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. I have been teaching private lessons for 5 years and I currently sell 30-40 oboe r

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Christopher B.
Clare could not be more supportive, patient, and willing to facilitate changes to schedules. If you are new to this instrument, or already proficient, you will have a nice experience under her instruction. I am an adult student, and I have unique challenges. She has accommodated me in a way that has motivated me to write this review without her asking me. That should tell you something.
Layla
Clare is not only a wonderful oboist but a wonderful oboe teacher. She takes the time to put technique first which made a huge difference in my playing. I would definitely recommend her as a teacher!
Todd
Clare is a wonderful oboist who plays with emotion and that same energy transfers into her teaching.
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Grace M.

51 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music - Oboe Performance from University of Hartford
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Grace M.

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With 10 years of teaching experience, I specialize in working with students of all ages and abilities. Lessons incorporate music theory, technique, and lyrical expression. I look forward to helping you reach your goals!

I hold a Master's Degree in Oboe Performance from the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music at California State University, Long Beach. During my studies I studied with Carolyn Hove and Humbert Lucarelli.

About Grace

Grace has extensive experience teaching private and group lessons, including lessons in Piano, English Horn and reed making. Her students have gone on to win scholarships and place in honor orchestras. Currently, her students hold the top spots in nTyme's (North Torrance Youth Musicians Ensemble) C

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Karen S.
Great online lesson! I haven't played the oboe in 20 years. Prior to my first lesson with Grace, she provided contact info for a reputable oboe dealer as well as a source of reeds - so I would be ready to get started. During my first lesson, I played a few different oboes I had on trial from the oboe dealer. I played, and we discussed the pros and cons of each. Grace also suggested ways to improve my embouchure, as well as relaxation techniques for holding my instrument - to avoid fatigue. I was pleasantly surprised at how much ground we covered during the first lesson!
Randy
I have made amazing progress in just a week thanks to Grace getting right to the heart of the matter, even to the point of helping me with an online repair.
Randy
I feel very accomplished after my first lesson. Grace help me to figure out where the fingers went, how to make the reed work, and helped me to play hot cross buns. She is a fine instructor. I’m looking forward to next week.

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Bennett L.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Theodore Presser Undergraduate Scholar Award from The Presser Foundation
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Bennett L.

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I specialize in the all levels of oboe students! Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be performing in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of reed making, note reading, sight reading, technique, and more. Let's get started!

About Bennett

Hailed by Stockton’s own ‘Stockton Record’, “Lopez impressed the judges during the Conservatory of Music’s annual concerto competition, earning the opportunity to accentuate [his] abilities as soloist with the University Symphony Orchestra…” As a freelancer, he has performed with groups across C

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Patrick
Classes are well organized and flexible to suit my needs as new music is given out in band or a new solo is needed for some audition. I enjoy his teaching style very much and have learned so much about technical and musical aspects of playing the oboe!
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Lisa C.

74 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • B.S. Music Education from TAMU - Commerce
  • Awarded Teacher of the Year from Terrell ISD
  • Teaching since 1997
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Lisa C.

74 Reviews
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I like to begin with the Essential Elements series. I have had a lot of success with my beginners in this series. I also encourage my oboists to bring and play with a tuner. Having a great ear for pitch is absolutely necessary for playing the oboe.

About Lisa

I have been a music teacher and private lesson instructor for the past 20 years. I have a bachelor of science degree in Music Education and hold a teaching certificate for all-level Music Education. In my private studio I have taught students from 3-70 and have enjoyed them all! In addition to t

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Avery
Lisa was great virtually with my 7 year old daughter. She had a blast and can’t wait until next week. Lisa was clear with direction and very engaging!
Dylan B.
Lessons were for my 19yr old son. He LOVED the time Lisa spent with him. He got to “know” her personally and then they spent time learning the piano. He was VERY impressed :) She’s also helping him with guitar (and they’ll do that on another day).
Cetoya
Very nice and cool teacher, I am excited for my next lesson!
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Christian T.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Vietnamese, English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Christian T.

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Doctoral music student at Stony Brook University. Experienced teacher of 6 years! Degrees from Manhattan School of Music (masters) and Brigham Young University (bachelors). I love teaching oboe and reed-making! I've taught all levels of oboe students, from absolute beginner to high school seniors. I keep lessons fun and go at whatever pace the student prefers. My aim is to make music enjoyable and rewarding through achieving specific goals and having fun. I have a thorough, though flexible, curriculum to help my students achieve their goals, master the oboe, learn repertoire, and love music.

About Christian

I am a professional oboist, teacher, and reed-maker in the Manhattan area currently pursuing a Doctoral music degree at Stony Brook University. Recently, I've played with the Manhattan Opera Studio, New York City Master Chorale, and New York Repertory Orchestra, to name a few. As a performer, I hav

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Ramon L.
He is very patient and builds self confidence for the student.
Ramon L.
Christian was very concerned about my learning and
progress with the oboe.

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The average cost of 60-minute oboe lessons in Metairie is $62. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $95 per hour.
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"Great lesson, very good teacher,very knowledgable, making good connection with a teenage student"
Peter
Took Oboe lessons from Phillip L.
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"Dawn is a wonderful teacher- patient, fun, encouraging who customizes the lessons to my needs and then sends an email full of lesson notes so I can keep on track with my practice sessions. I'm an adult learner and highly recommend her as an oboe teacher."
Briana
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Versolav is a patient teacher for my daughter and goes above and beyond dealing with all the various issues related to caring for such a difficult instrument to maintain."
Jeff
Took Oboe lessons from Veroslav T.
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"Very satisfied with Andrew's support of my son's oboe classes. Andrew was patient and encouraging, which is exactly what my son needed. I was sorry that he moved an could no longer teach my son."
Andrew J. Warner
Took Oboe lessons from Andrew G.
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"It's so great we found Mr. Veroslav for my son's Oboe learning, the teaching is the best for my son, he improves dramatically after getting into Mr. Veroslav's class, I wish we did this much eariler."
Jack
Took Oboe lessons from Veroslav T.
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"I had a delightful time, extremely helpful and fun."
Gregory
Took Oboe lessons from Lindsey M.
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"I learned a lot! Thank you Tom."
Ann Holmes
Took Oboe lessons from Thomas W.
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"My daughter wanted to learn the oboe to complement her clarinet playing. We found Angela on this site and took a chance despite the limited reviews. Angela is awesome. My daughter loves her and she has learned a lot over the several lessons she has had with her.

Angela's location is in the heart of Koreatown, which means an abundance of great food and tea nearby if you need to kill time waiting for your child's lesson to complete. But it also means that it's really hard to park. It's worth figuring out the parking situation though, for a teacher this good."
Andrew
Took Oboe lessons from Angela P.
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"Great teacher. We have learned so much."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Very experienced and knowledgeable."
Michael
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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