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Sophia F.

5 Reviews
Boston, MA
Starting at $49
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 4 to 80
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Sophia F.

5 Reviews
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I am an experienced music teacher of 5 years, specializing in voice and piano for all ages! Each lesson is catered to YOUR goals and needs. Not only will you get to learn your favorite songs, you will also learn proper technique, music theory foundations, sight-singing, and so much more. Let's get started and have a great time!

About Sophia

Hello music students! I am a recent graduate from University of Miami in Music Education and Vocal Performance and I am currently in graduate school at Berklee College of Music studying Opera Performance. I have performed throughout Dallas, TX, Miami, Florida, Valencia, Spain, Nashville, TN, with ar

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Isla C.
We have had a few lessons with Sophia for our 5 year old daughter and she looks forward to these lessons each week. Sophia is very positive, calm, and engaging and we would highly recommend her to others.
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Majken R.
I’ve had three lessons with Sophia so far and they’ve all been great! She is incredibly patient and always answers my questions. The pace of the class is perfect, I couldn’t recommend her enough!
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Karen D.

36 Reviews
Somerville, MA
Starting at $40
  • Bachelor Of Music Magna Cum Laude from Berklee School Of Music
  • Awarded Grand Prize Winner from Meridian Records
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Karen D.

36 Reviews
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Classical Piano:
With my piano teaching method you will be able to play any style you want as the basic techniques and reading skills are acquired.
We start with very simple pieces and as the student advances there are endless, beautiful songs to learn, enjoy and perform for others.

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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Stacie J.
Karen obviously loves the piano & guitar. She’s probably an excellent teacher for those instruments. Why do I say that? That’s what she talked about! She spent half my lesson trying to convince me to learn one of those instruments. Could work on listening skills! Not even sure if she owns a set of bongos herself. Didn’t start teaching me anything until last 10 min & then I had to leave early anyway. So 50 min out of 60 and about 5 I actually learned a few things I could have been practicing for at least 30 min of class. Use her if you want to learn something else other than bongos.
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!!
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Joi H.

2 Reviews
Brighton, MA
Starting at $51
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Bachelors of Music in Music Composition from George Mason University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Joi H.

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Experienced teacher of 3+ years, working with students of all ages, specializing in beginner and intermediate piano lessons. I work hard to instill a strong foundation in music theory, sight-reading, and technique across all students so they can succeed after completing their studies with me. Because helping each individual student realize their musical potential is most important, I personalize my lessons for the variety of students I encounter. I'm excited to meet you where you are at and help you achieve your own personal goals.

About Joi

I am a professional composer and vocalist, as well as a private piano instructor with a Bachelors in Music Composition and Music Technology Minor from George Mason University. I'm currently pursuing a Masters in Music Composition from Longy School of Music. In all my lessons, I work with students of

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Seana
Joi taught my 7 year old twins beginning piano for a year. Although my twins are identical, she delivered individual instruction that always challenged them at their learning frontier. They both were provided an amazing level of music foundation from rhythm to sight reading and more. Unfortunately, she moved and we moved but if she were close to us, she would still be teaching our girls. We loved the in-home instruction option. She is truly a gem. Very highly recommend.
Jennifer
Joi is great with kids. My 8-year-old discovered how much fun piano can be!
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Bryan P.

8 Reviews
Waltham, MA
Starting at $37
  • Speaks French, Italian, German, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • MFA Voice Performance from University of California, Irvine
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Bryan P.

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Faber books primarily used.

About Bryan

Dr. Bryan Pollock, countertenor, completed his Doctorate of Musical Arts (Voice Performance) at Boston University where he taught private voice and class voice for three years in addition to holding his own voice studio. In 2013 he graduated magna cum laude from the University of California, Irvine

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Emma
Had a wonderful, highly informative lesson and looking forward to continuing to work with Dr. Pollock.
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Tom
Bryan is a great instructor and seriously knows what he's teaching. I would recommend him to anyone looking for voice lessons!
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Jonathan W.

Millis, MA
Starting at $35
  • BA - Piano Performance; BA - Composition from University of Hartford - Hartt School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jonathan W.

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Music is all about you. My piano lessons are dedicated to you, refining your abilities, sharpening your ears, and incorporating enhanced levels of creativity. With a background also in composition I have a wide experience in not only performing but writing music, which gets me in close and personal to the inner workings. I have a wide range of knowledge in history and repertoire to engage students outside the realm of normal and often overplayed repertoire.

Especially during major world events, the need for art and mediums where humans can express their emotion are of vital importance. "Practice makes proficiency” - this is true for music as well as life. Mistakes are inevitable but it is mistakes that allow us to grow and achieve greater things. I will patiently and effectively work with you to refine the mistakes and achieve proficiency in your journey through music.

I am extremely personable and am an excellent listener. I graduated from the Hartt School and went to the New

About Jonathan

Jonathan Weir graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Hartt School of Music with a degree in Piano Performance and Composition. Jonathan has been playing Classical Piano since a young age and has studied under Maggie Francis, piano faculty at the Hartt School. The discovery of Classical Piano also led hi

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Lara Maria M.

Jamaica Plain, MA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors Degree Violin Performance from Indiana University
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Lara Maria M.

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With over eight years of piano studies, Lara will be able to help set a solid foundation for beautiful piano playing.

About Lara Maria

Lara Madden has been teaching private lessons since 2014 and is currently available to teach lessons at her home studio in Boston, MA. Lara received her training at Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music where she received a bachelor's degree in violin performance. She graduated Cum Laude f

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"Ruth is one of the most talented instructors I have ever had the privilege to learn under. As a young adult, I have been through a handful of classical piano teachers, and it's easy to say that Ruth is the best. If your want a musical instructor who is not only extremely knowledgeable, but also patient and kind, then Ruth is your person!"
Billy
Took Classical Piano lessons from Ruth R.
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"Katarina is really nice and my son seems to be enjoying his piano lessons with her."
Amy
Took Classical Piano lessons from Katarina B.
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"So far I've had one lesson with Kristin and it was magnificent. Very thorough and helpful. I very much look forward to the next class"
Joseph
Took Classical Piano lessons from Kristin H.
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"Fawn is an absolutely incredible person! I am honored to give her a reference. She is a great musician and teacher and I have grown on my instrument. I have much respect for her and look forward to continuing to improve my craft."
Melinda
Took Classical Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"I feel blessed to have found Fawn online. Very professional, charismatic, talented and fun lady. She is always positive and encouraging, moving me as quickly as I can stand, but not missing a beat. With Fawn you get a well-trained professional musician whose teaching is of the highest quality. Our entire family loves her. My kids and I do piano, my husband studies voice with her as well as speech/presentation. If you are lucky enough to be on Fawn's schedule, she is always busy and booked up. She is respectful and kind as well, and I truly appreciate how she teaches according to each of us as individuals. Thanks for all you do Fawn!"
Shelby M.
Took Classical Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"Brian is definitely one of the greatest teachers I've ever had. He is very knowledgeable and has helped me a lot with technique and musicianship. I never thought I could play the the 3rd movement of Beethoven's moonlight sonata; he changed my notion. Highly recommend! He does not disappoint!"
Nate
Took Classical Piano lessons from Brian L.
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"For 2020, I focused a lot on left-hand ostinatos for improvising, and practicing scales & chords. I also worked on composition, recording, and in general improved the timing of both hands.

For classical piano, I worked a bit on the Adagio from the Moonlight Sonata, the Eb Major Nocturne and the Adagio from the C major Mozart Concerto, and also the first Invention.

I dedicated more time to the improvising and ostinato practice. While my pedaling improved, it still has a ways to go before I can play some of the classical piano repertoire.

In any case, it was a lot of fun and I learned a lot!

Thanks very much!"
Duff Davis
Took Classical Piano lessons from Candid L. B.
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"Kessa was one of my main instructors right after I graduated high school. I had always been one to skimp on full practice but Kessa pushed me to work hard and improve the fundamentals I hadn't fully developed. And as the lessons went along, her teaching style became more friendly and personalized, which really helped me enjoy the experience. Great teacher!"
Drew
Took Classical Piano lessons from Kessa M.
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"Emil was the teacher I was looking for. I have tried to learn piano on my own for a while now, but most of the time it became overwhelming. I wasn't sure I was going in the right direction, or if I was learning what I should know in the right order. So far, what Emil had done for me was to take what I've known already and add much more to it. He also has started to correct some bad habits I became accustomed to, which I would have never picked up on my own.He's very knowledgeable, and ties in music theory during the lesson. He's down to earth, throws in some jokes to lighten the mood, and create an enjoyable learning experience."
Jorell
Took Classical Piano lessons from Emil V.
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"It was a great introduction. My grand daughter enjoyed the lesson and is looking forward to the coming weeks"
Sophia-Ellen
Took Classical Piano lessons from Alina V.
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