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Adam S.

3 Reviews
Granby, MA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks
  • BA Ethnomusicology from Hampshire College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Adam S.

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I have a ba in music and certificates in violin and Viola from the New England conservatory of Music. I majored in ethnomusicology at Hampshire college, and played principal viola in the Pioneer Valley Symphony Orchestra. My method is adapted to the Suzuki program, focusing on the ear and learning to read. Students are encouraged to study the masters, including JS Bach sonatas and partitas.

About Adam

I am the president of Mandolin New England a 501c3 non-profit Mandolin Orchestra. I have a BA in music and certificates in violin from the New England Conservatory of Music, the Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music, and the Conservatory at Rivers. I studied ethno music ecology at Hampshire College wi

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Nancy
I have learned more from Adam than I had from my two previous mandolin teachers. He is very knowledgeable and skilled in all of the instruments he teaches.
Bob
I play guitar in a local band and we decided we needed mandolin on this part, so I put an ad in Craigslist. Long story short the guy we hired to do the part turns out was a teacher. I always wanted to learn the fiddle so I thought a couple lessons would be enough, but this guy knows so much and so many styles that I'm hooked. I live in Greenfield, so most of my lessons are online
Wendy
I asked at Downtown Sounds in Northampton who is the best fiddle teacher in western MA. Joe said "Adam Sweet". I called and he responded promptly. I must say, he's very patient and knowledgeable. I've been taking lessons now from Mr. Sweet since 2009 when he was teaching in South Hadley
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Wassim E.

Easthampton, MA
Starting at $25
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Wassim E.

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My name is Wassim, and I have been a guitarist for over 10 years, and an avid lover of music for as long as I can hear and remember. My area of focus and interest is customizing a modern learning approach that fits your goals, pace, and aspirations. Learning guitar techniques and music theory isn’t all you can expect to gain from my time, you will also be able to learn about all the other captivating aspects of music on this quest; such as music notation, arranging, transcribing, ear training, tracking and producing (if they happen to align with your goals). We all have music in us, and together you’ll be able to not only tap into the music you want to make, but you'll also create and share it with the world.

With an ever-growing amount of instructional guitar content available at our fingertips, it can be easy to get overwhelmed on your musical journey and often find it challenging to know where to begin, or if you’re even on the most impactful path for you.

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Everyone has the ability to reach their musical goals, with the right amount of correct guidance, planning, patience, practice, time and consistency. Take it from someone who has made this their life mission, who has seen the joy that the feeling and sound of progress brings to people, and who will

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James M.

Longmeadow, MA
Starting at $42
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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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James M.

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I have had the pleasure of studying trumpet at James Madison University with Jim Kluesner, who was a student of perhaps the greatest trumpet teacher of all time, Vincent Chicowitz. As a student of Jim, my process and pedagogy is based on the teaching of Chicowitz. Most of my experience as a player is in the classical realm, performing with Orchestra and Wind Ensemble. I also have experience playing lead trumpet in a big band and can give good insight and direction if that is the style of playing you are interested in. I am a licensed teacher for k-12 Instrumental Music. I have directed both middle school and high school band programs. I am currently a Doctoral student in Instrumental Conducting at The Hartt School of Music at the University of Hartford.

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Hello trumpet players! My name is James and I am an accomplished performer and teacher. My grand teacher was Vincent Chicowitz, the famous 2nd trumpet player from the legendary Chicago Symphony brass section. He is regarded as one of the best if not the best trumpet pedagogue of his time, and muc

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Anna M.

71 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French
  • Songwriting, B.A. from Belmont University
  • Teaching since 2020
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Anna M.

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Are you looking for advice on starting your artist career? Do you have music but don't know how to get it heard? I'm a graduate of Belmont University's Songwriting program under their Mike Curb College of Entertainment and Music Business-- and I'm also an artist myself.

Some areas of knowledge:
-Booking shows
-Playlist submissions
-Labels & publishers
-Using social media
and so on!

While neither I nor any other consultant can guarantee results, every artist has to start somewhere and find their audience. I'd be so happy to help you begin that journey!

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NOTICE: Hello, all! I currently have a nearly full roster but will be accepting more based on schedule and demand. Contact me for more information. No matter your or your child's preferred genre, relative experience, or comfort level with singing, I want to use my expertise to help build a strong

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Eric C.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Eric C.

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Eric has decades of experience as an educator, composer, music theorist, public lecturer, arranger, orchestrator, producer, music copyist, editor, and author. He has served on the faculties of several top music preparatory schools, colleges, and conservatories, and has taught students of all ages. Particular areas of strength include lessons and tutoring in music theory, musicology (music history), analysis, solfège (fixed- or movable-do), dictation, test preparation, and popular music.

About Eric

I teach lessons and courses in music theory, composition, musicology, and related fields. I am an active composer (ASCAP), arranger, and public lecturer, among many other hats I wear. My approach to teaching is to create a relaxed, fun, and conversational atmosphere for the students, meet each stud

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Katrina
Dr. C is not only an incredibly talented and knowledgeable musician, but a teacher who takes a genuine interest in his students' education, all while using humor to keep lessons engaging and fun. I would highly recommend studying with him.
Jake
Dr. C has the unique ability to make his lessons fun and profound. As someone who didn’t have a formal classical music background, he has consistently encouraged me and has intensified my creativity and curiosity by exposing me to music and ideas that are now indispensable to me. He is passionate, funny, witty, and undoubtedly the most valuable instructor I’ve ever had.
Dr. Daniel Plante
Dr. C. is a longtime trusted colleague with a sterling resume and excellent reputation among his students at both Queens College and Mannes College. Having taught a good number of his former students, I can attest to both the preparation they received from him but their respect and admiration they hold. Much Recommended.
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Jennifer W.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks english, spanish, Sign Language
  • Teaches students 4 to 40
  • Teaching since 2008
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Jennifer W.

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I am experienced in trumpet, french horn, trombone, bass trombone, and piano, trumpet being my main instrument, been playing for approximately over 25 years. I have an Associate degree in Music education. I have also composition, arrangement, and written my own trumpet book.
I have self-taught myself to sing alto, guitar, handbells, organ, and percussion for approximately 15 years. I start learning music off and on from the age of 10. I started on piano and off I went from piano to trumpet. An along the way I pick up the guitar, voice, percussion, handbells, trombone, and french horn. I love learning and teaching music to others.

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Welcome! I am experienced in trumpet, french horn, trombone, and piano, trumpet being my main instrument, been playing both approximately over 25 years. I have an Associate degree in Music education. I have self-taught myself to sing alto, guitar, handbells, organ, and percussion for approximat

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Kris H.
My son has been taking online lessons from Jennifer and it's really helped his trumpet playing!
Nancy Pena
I sign up my son for trumpet lessons with Ms. W. She is a great trumpet teacher. She is amazing at teaching the trumpet. I would tell anyone who is looking for a teacher to take lessons with Ms. W
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"We had the best experience having Kim teach our 2 kids piano. She is very professional, knowledgeable and very good with kids. We look forward continuing our lessons. Thank you Kim you are the best!"
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"Bobby is a fantastic instructor. He spent several years himself studying drums from different people well versed in different techniques, so his approach is very broad and versatile; he is very knowledgeable and familiar with all kinds of different styles of music and drumming. As a teacher, he is very enthusiastic and energetic, his passion for his craft definitely guides the lesson along. He is very patient and takes the time to explain himself thoroughly and to help with problems or questions. He is very dedicated and professional, he always keeps his appointments, on time, and is considerate of your time, and he makes the most of the lesson time. He is very easy to reach and communicate with for rescheduling and such. I would highly recommend him to anyone."
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Took Drum lessons from Bobby C.
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"Marsha is flexible, easy to work with and I really liked the way she taught theory. She's a great teacher!"
Laura
Took Piano lessons from Marsha K.
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"Fawn is extremely special, a great find! Literally breathed life into my dying career and I am eternally grateful for her help, instruction, guidance, wisdom, insight and talent! She makes me a better me not just in songwriting and singing but all areas of my life! Thank you Fawn!"
Reese
Took Songwriting lessons from Fawn A.
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"Gregory was great! Looking forward to the next lesson :0)"
Victoria
Took Singing lessons from Gregory V.
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"He has a great rapport with kids and is patient with beginners."
Julia
Took Piano lessons from Justin W.
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"Nicole is very kind and encouraging. I recommend her highly."
Sylver
Took Guitar lessons from Nicole O.
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"Heather is a great instructor! She is happy to tailor her lessons to the areas of interest for her students, rather than employing a 'one-size-fits-all' approach."
Madison
Took Piano lessons from Heather M. L.
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"Made a huge difference in my daughter’s voice in just an hour. Tangible lessons taught. Definitely doing more lessons with Toya!"
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Took Audition Prep lessons from Toya N.
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