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Karen D.

35 Reviews
Somerville, MA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1980
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Karen D.

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Oboe:
A family of double reed woodwind musical instruments, they are usually made of wood, but there are also oboes made of synthetic materials. The Oboe is commonly used in concert bands, orchestras, chamber music, film music, in some genres of folk music, and as a solo instrument, and is occasionally heard in jazz, rock music, pop music, and popular music. I will begin by teaching the basics of breath control, apeture, fingering, the reed, notes, rhythms, reading, songs, theory, and soloing.

About Karen

Hi! My name is Karen D. I’ve had the pleasure of performing, singing, writing, and recording since I was seven years old. Besides being an Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Music, I have been a lifelong student of the international world-renowned instructors Dante Pavone and Charlie Banacos.

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John J Conlon
Ms. Karen did a pretty good job, she had ideas for the lesson and provided ideas for the next lesson. She went out of her way to help me with this new idea---------"music" and "reading music." If there was any short fall in the lesson it was on my side and my preparation failings. I have no problem recommending Ms. Karen to others. Regards, JC
Troy W.
Extremely knowledgeable! Karen is a superb guitar instructor. Honestly, I was struggling. Discouraged! She helped me understand my strengths and weaknesses, and moved me from beginner to intermediate in a matter of months. If you’re getting tired of learning from YouTube and smart phone apps, let Karen kick start your guitar playing. You’ll be glad you did. Thanks Karen!!
Aidan V.
Karen was great!
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Justin H.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Master of Music in Wind Band Conducting from Central Michigan University
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Justin H.

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The oboe is an amazing instrument! The oboe is unique because it uses a double reed. I am so excited to teach you more about the oboe. I am an interactive teacher who can assist you in many ways in regards to learning how to play the oboe including; correct posture, new breathing techniques, correct fingerings, alternative fingerings, half-hole technique, improved sight-reading skills, greater music theory knowledge, and performance skills. I recommend using the Essential Elements for Band book series. Once we connect and I can find out more about your playing level we can find the perfect book for your. I can't wait to work with you :)

About Justin

As a highly skilled musician and teacher with proven experience in building music programs, teaching all levels of skill, expressing a high level of artistry, and developing professional relationships; I believe you will thoroughly enjoy working with me. I have been a life long musician, starting w

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Ramon L.
He is almost perfect however needs to be assertive and more frank.
Ramon L.
The bassoon is intimidating but not the teacher.
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Melanie M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Melanie M.

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I have a Master's Degree in Oboe Performance. Oboe is my main instrument. I can teach students how to make oboe reeds. I enjoy teaching beginning students proper embouchure, hand position, and proper breathing techniques. I teach the beginning student how to take care of their reed properly. I emphasize learning music fundamentals. Intermediate students learn their scales and arpeggios. We will look at various technique books and solos. Advanced students can get help with learning how to make reeds. I have found a platform that enables me to play duets with my students online.

About Melanie

I have a Master's Degree in Oboe Performance from The University of North Carolina School of the Arts in Winston-Salem, NC. I also have a Master in the Art of Teaching Degree in Music Education from Winthrop University in Rock Hill, SC. I play oboe professionally for special events, and weddings. I

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Ellen O.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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! The oboe is a very exciting instrument and I hope that together we can discover ways for you to enjoy it. I am happy to help with general musical skills, oboe performance, and reed making. 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 Performan

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

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Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks
  • Awarded Morris M. Martin Scholarship from University of North Texas
  • Master of Music - Performance from University of North Texas
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Andrew G.

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Music is an art form that I have a passion for and it is my goal for each student to find their passion with music in their own way. I can provide the tools and know-how to build a foundation of playing that will be enriching for you as my student - because it was the result of your own hard work and commitment. There are many sides to music and I am happy to work with whatever a student would like to play; be it a sonata, concerto, or ensemble work and even a pop song or two! I want to make my student's experience enjoyable and worthwhile. This is a safe space for you as my student to try new things without judgment or harsh criticism. This is your opportunity to set and reach your personal goals and artistic aspirations! I have the mastery and experience of playing in a variety of highly regarded positions both academically and professionally, and as a result of my own time working with world famous musicians. Finally, I understand music as a language that few can tap into, but all ...

About Andrew

Hello! My name is Andrew Gresham, a professional oboist and music theory and composition expert. I welcome students of all ages and abilities and I look forward to working with my students to support them in achieving their goals. I have continuously performed as principal oboe for dozens of ensembl

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Andrew J. Warner
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.
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Matthew B.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelors of Music Education from The Mason Gross School of the Arts
  • Teaching since 2008
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Matthew B.

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Lessons are flexible to student interest. Expectations for practice and technique are consistent and clear. Practice materials and curriculum are catered to individual needs, focusing on the minimization of practice time through objective and effective strategies. Lessons can be recorded. Reed making optional.

About Matthew

Originally from the Jersey Shore, Matthew is an educator and active freelance musician in the tri-state area. He received his bachelors degree in music education from the Mason Gross School of the Arts (Rutgers University) before completing his masters degree in music performance from the Steinhard

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Cahara P.
My daughter said she really enjoyed herself and can't wait to see you again
Vivi
Very knowledgeable, patient, kind , fun, energetic instructor. I will refer him to anyone.
Sophia
Sophia, my six year old, had her first lesson this evening with Matthew. He was extremely attentive and understood very quickly where she was level-wise and was able to tailor a lesson without hesitation. She really enjoyed her time and I think she got a lot out of it. She can't wait for next week.

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Average Cost of Oboe Lessons in Hyde Park, MA

The average cost of 60-minute oboe lessons in Hyde Park is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $101 per hour.
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$58 average
60 min
$70 average

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"Dawn is magnificent with our young daughter. She is patient, encouraging, and extremely technically proficient. Her teaching style has infused our daughter with a genuine love for her instrument. We couldn't ask for anyone better!"
Aparna
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"My son took his first obo lesson with Bonnie and said he's already learned some new tips and techniques to start practicing. He's looking forward to practicing, and I'm looking forward to seeing him improve on this new instrument."
Anthony
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Did a lot of work on technique, which should really help my playing (especially pitch)."
Valorie
Took Oboe lessons from Phillip L.
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"Clare is incredibly easy to work with and is a great teacher. She really takes the time to get to know her students and can explain topics in a way that everyone can understand. She also makes fantastic reeds."
Maggie
Took Oboe lessons from Clare M.
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"Very helpful! Thank you for working with us when we were running late. I learned a great deal and look forward to working with Bonnie in the future."
Emily
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Dawn lived up to every word of other's glowing reviews. "Dad, I learned more in a half hour than I did in class all last year.""
Hannah
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Dawn was great with my 10 year old son. She really took a lot of time with him. She had a lit of patience. By the end of the lesson he had learned how to do some of the fingering he had been having trouble with. He felt a lot more confident with his Instrument. I would highly recommend her to any student. In addition to the lesson, she was very easy to schedule with and fit us in at very short notice."
Fritz
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"My daughter loves her oboe lessons with Bonnie! She has been incredibly supportive in teaching her the basics and it has been fun to see how much progress she has made through these lessons. Bonnie is a great teacher and I'm so glad we found her through takelessons!"
Kathie
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Wonderful first lesson. She made it personalized to my abilities and lack of oboe. We used a recorder instead and i learned much today. Cannot wait until next lesson"
Leslie
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"We feel so lucky to find Ms. Rina to be my son’s Oboe teacher. She is so patient with my son to go through every basic skill. Every class went smoothly and efficiently. This is definitely a very good online instructor experience."
Alex
Took Oboe lessons from Rina M.
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