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Barbara H.

Kansas City, KS

About Barbara

I love music and I enjoy helping my students to share the fun and enjoyment of making music. I am a very patient teacher and have a good sense of humor. My experience includes over 25 years of teaching private singing and piano lessons as well as school music and choral directing of students of all ages

I have Bachelor and Master degrees in Vocal Performance with minor in piano. I especially enjoy teaching Broadway singing, but also teach country, classical and pop. In piano I teach all types. I have several former students that are pursuing musical careers in performance and teaching.


*** Lesson Details ***
Lessons are tailored to individual students needs. Fundamentals are emphasized and I always enjoy finding out what each student wants to learn and help him/her to do that. I use books that will suit the individual's needs. I guarantee a fun atmosphere and positive experience to all students.

*** Studio Equipment ***
My studio is located in a quiet residential area and has a separate outdoor entrance. It is equipped with a Baldwin studio piano and CD equipment. There is a comfortable waiting area for parents as well.

*** Specialties ***
Even though I am classically trained, I feel at home with all types of music. I especially enjoy Broadway music and have had a lot of experience with working with students in this genre. I have former students who are performing in entertainment venues and several who are actively pursuing careers in music education.

I like to tailor my lessons to the individual student so I use many different excellent methods in teaching piano. I enjoy working with all ages----pre-school through adults.
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Tim P. January 29, 2016
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Barbara is very thorough and patient. She is also a good communicator.
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Delphine F. December 7, 2015
Piano · In home
Verified Student
My children have been taking piano lessons with Barabara for a little over 3 months, and I am amazed to see how well they can already play. My daughter is 7 and my son is 11 and they love going to their piano lesson. Barbara switched their music book to Christmas songs for the Holiday and my kids love to play them. She uses a mix of stickers and rewards to make the lesson fun and motivating for my children. She's a very good and kind teacher and my kids love her.
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Tami N. November 6, 2015
Singing · In home
Verified Student
Barbara provided some very valuable breathing exercises to help me with my breath control. She was great to work with!
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Barbara H.

Kansas City, KS 66109
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Lee L.

Basehor, KS

About Lee

I love Irish Traditional Music, and one of the best parts is its history of sharing!
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Marco January 11, 2016
Tin Whistle · Online
Verified Student
Lee is a great instructor - engaging and fun to work with. I have noticed significant improvements in my playing over the last few weeks, and my family is appreciative too, to the point that I no longer need to hide in a remote corner of the house to practice :-)
Highly recommended.
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Lee L.

Basehor, KS 66007
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$25 / 30-min
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Emily W.

Lawrence, KS

About Emily

Hi! I am a graduate of Wheaton College with a Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance. I am now studying at The University of Kansas for my Masters of Music in Vocal Performance. I teach classical singing (opera and art song), musical theater, contemporary and pop. I love working with students of all kinds.
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tania October 31, 2015
Singing · Online
Verified Student
My daughter has been taking voice lesson from Emily over a month now. She is really motivated and enjoying the class! We are lucky that we chose Emily. My daughter is very comfortable with her and would love to continue the class. Its a lot coming from my picky daughter:)Emily is also very quick to respond to any schedule changes or any other issues. Thanks Emily!
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Dani (. October 27, 2015
Opera Voice · In studio
Verified Student
Emily is a wonderful teacher: in spite of her young age, very professional, punctual, knowledgeable. Great personality, easy to get along with. But the most important, she cares about her student. Absolutely happy to have Emily teaching my 15 years old daughter.
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Angie September 4, 2015
Singing · In studio
Emily is knowledgeable about both musical theater and opera. She really cares about her students! Emily works hard to give each student a passion and understanding of music.
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Emily W.

Lawrence, KS 66049
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Paul A.

Lawrence, KS

About Paul

I am pursuing a master's degree at the university of Kansas. I enjoy teaching because I enjoy the challenge of adapting to the needs of each student I meet. I love music, and consider it a tremendous privilege to teach music. Because of my abilities in both composition and piano performance, I am able to teach a solid technique, that is, I teach both how music works, and how to play an instrument. While I use method books in some cases, I am equally comfortable teaching a student to write music. I am also conscientious in providing each student with the basics for a good playing technique, so
that he or she can play piano with ease. I am a flexible teacher, with a scheduling system that enables me to work with parent and student schedules.
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Paul A.

Lawrence, KS 66046
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$25 / 30-min
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Brian A.

Lawrence, KS

About Brian

Brian is currently pursuing his Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the University of Kansas where he studies with Dr. Sarah Frisof and serves as the flute Graduate Teaching Assistant. As a flutist I have distinguished myself through performance and competition, recently winning second prize in the Alexander & Buono International Flute Competition and first place in the Corton-Hyde Early Music Prize.
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Brian A.

Lawrence, KS 66045
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