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Popular Music Teachers in Sterling, MA

Eric F.

Waltham, MA
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Professional Music: Concentrations in electric bass performance and composition/arranging. from Berklee College Of Music
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Eric F.

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My personal pedagogy is a combination of the basic technical and theoretical aspects of the instrument and what music the student is interested. It is paramount that students of all levels are learning their instrument through performing their favorite music. All necessary technical exercises can be adapted to a specific genre of music. I have many resources and a vast library of literature available for my lessons that I have compiled through my years at Berklee studying with the world's greatest bassists and theorists.

My main goal in every lesson is to be as time efficient as possible. We start with introducing new warm up exercises or new approaches to playing the instrument with confidence and facility. This is important for students of all levels so we can learn the correct ways to execute our favorite music in the most efficient way possible. From there I always spend the most time on the student's goals, like learning a new song or perhaps theory and improvisation. My ...

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I began teaching privately in high school at the age of 16, what started as one weekly lesson quickly became several; over that time I developed a strong passion for teaching. Watching a student's talent grow is extremely rewarding to me. Over the past 11 years I have taken my knowledge gained thro

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Kristin M.

34 Reviews
Wellesley Hills, MA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese, English
  • BM : Music Education & Performance from Drake University
  • Teaching since 2008
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Kristin M.

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We will work from the bottom up, starting with proper breathing and warm up exercises.
Scale work and technical drills are made fun through games and other means to keep things interesting :)
Repertoire work will be chosen according to experience level after basic assessment, we can work together to find something you enjoy playing.
Basic theory and music history will be addressed naturally as we work through new pieces!

I am more than happy to work on any other music you are currently playing for school or other ensembles.

Let's have fun and work hard!

About Kristin

Private Music Lessons and Music Therapy: Piano, Flute, Adaptive lessons, Music therapy Drake University: B.M. Music Education and Performance Saint Mary of the Woods College: MT-BC Music Therapy Yoga Alliance Certified Yoga Instructor My greatest joy is in sharing what I've learned, and

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Greta W.
Both my daughters (ages 6 and 8) are taking piano lessons with Kristin. She is a great teacher: patient, encouraging, listens to the kids, and makes sure they enjoy the lessons. We hope to have lessons with her for the long run and highly recommend her for a positive music experience.
Meredith
Kristin was such a wonderful teacher for our young daughter, Margaret! We had to move out-of-state and are struggling to find someone who can fill Kristin's shoes!
Anna W.
My daughter loves going to her. She is in tune with a pace that works well for my daughter.
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Dor H.

10 Reviews
Waltham, MA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Hebrew, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Awarded International scholarship from Berklee
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Dor H.

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When you come for a lesson you should come prepared to work hard and have fun!
I will tailor the lessons to your capabilities and personal taste while giving you all the tools you need to progress and enjoy the instrument.
Through specific exercises and playing along with your favorite music, you will connect to the drums and learn all about music.
Whether you are a complete beginner or an advanced student aiming at becoming a pro, I will help you get there.

About Dor

Always wanted to play the drums? Whether you aim at becoming a pro or you just want to play along with some of your favorite tunes, I can help you get there. With years of teaching experience and degrees from Berklee college of music and New England Conservatory, I have all the tools to get you

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Ben C.
Great teacher, fun to be around, and very nice and accommodating.
Jeff
Dor has the perfect demeanor for an instructor. He's laid-back but attentive, reassuring even when providing constructive criticism, and able to convey his passion about music. All those characteristics combine to make lessons with Dor both fun and productive.
Dane
Dor is an excellent drum instructor - knowledgable and passionate about music, and patient too.

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Kathryn S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Bachelor in Music Education from East Carolina University
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Kathryn S.

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I am a certified music educator who has a passion for helping students reach their highest potential as learners through music. My educational philosophy is centered around teaching students skills, and not just notes and techniques. Through this skills they will learn how to grow as musicians and become better learners and problem solvers in the process. I will match the student at whatever their musical level is currently and help them achieve growth. I am very comfortable teaching music online and have learned many new and helpful skills over the past year.

About Kathryn

I am a passionate teacher originally from Eastern North Carolina, living in the Raleigh-Durham area. I graduated from East Carolina University in 2016 with a bachelors in Music Education specializing in instrumental music. I taught high school band for 4 years before relocating to the Triangle Area

Ray H.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Chinese, Mandarin, English
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Recording Arts from California State University, Chico
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Ray H.

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Each course provides contents particularly chosen for individual students with exercise and homework.

In my course, things I propose to teach including but not limited to:

Guitar Techniques
Finger Placement
Chords
Music Theory
Tabs and Notes (How to Read Music)
Improvisation
Songwriting
Performing/Gigging Tips
Gears/Equipment
Recording
Band Coordination

I also provide courses for people who are:

Wondering how a particular part of a song is played (Hand positioning, picking, etc.)
Unfamiliar with certain techniques (Hammer-ons, tapping, sweeping, etc.)
Wanting to have a section tabbed out and broken down for them.
Wanting to learn about different tunings.

About Ray

Greetings! I'm offering private guitar lessons for people from beginners to intermediate level players of all ages, kids are welcome! This includes electric guitar, acoustic guitar, and bass guitar. Please be sure to have your own instrument! About me, I have 13 years experience playing gui

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Mia
This guy is fantastic! Super charismatic! Super encouraging. I am a singer trying to learn how to play guitar and I have definitely chosen the right person! He offers curriculum every week so you get to tackle different challenges which keeps you wanting more.

Noah T.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Noah T.

7 Reviews
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The goal I have for my students is that they will fall in love with music. From the beginning my students will develop skills in :

-Theory
-Improvisation
-Note reading
-Composition
-Ear training
-Musical Interpretation
-Confidence and poise
-Initiative
-Attention span and concentration
-Visual and aural memory
-Time management and organizational skills

I primarily focus on popular music styles, but I do offer a classical focus if the student has interests in that realm. I primarily teach via the discovery method; Which makes learning more active so that the students grasp concepts more effectively and develop the ability to learn independently.

I understand that every student's interests, goals and learning styles vary. As an instructor I teach accordingly with custom made lesson plans that cater to who you are as a student. Whether you are studying to pursue therapeutic/recreational goals or studying to pursue professional endeavors I will help you get there.

About Noah

Teaching Philosophy: The goal I have for my students is that they will fall in love with music. From the beginning my students will develop skills in : -Theory -Improvisation -Note reading -Composition -Ear training -Musical Interpretation -Confidence and poise -Initiative -Attentio

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Shannon
I have been under the instruction of Noah for a little over two months now and I really enjoy his teaching style. I am older and not a proficient reader of music so Noah has had to start with very basic skills for me. He has done a great job of making it understandable. I am learning to read music and to play the ukulele at the same time, and am enjoying the online lessons.
Cynthia
Noah has been a fantastic Giutar teacher and really takes the time tillI I understand it , he is really knowledgeable and inspirational .
Sophie and Molly B.
My kids (ages 10 & 12) have had such a wonderful time learning with Noah. He is patient, kind, and encouraging as well as knowledgeable. He does a great job with beginners -- they are learning so many skills each week. And it has been such a blessing to us that he comes to our home!

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"Ronnie has experience with all types of singers and musicians. I came to him for singing lessons as a beginner, and he patiently helped me grow my confidence and voice. He explains everything very clearly and is determined to help you reach your goals. I would certainly recommend him to anyone looking to learn a new musical talent!"
Ryan
Took Singing lessons from Ronnie B.
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"Jessica is a top-notch teacher. Our lessons have been super fun and I am extremely pleased. She is very patient and accommodates her teachings' style to my learning style. I strongly recommend her. As a matter of fact, I plan to study ukulele with her soon."
Lyvie
Took Piano lessons from Jessica R.
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"I have been taking lessons with Greg for a while now and ti has be very enjoyable. I think my favorite lesson was learning how to play hotel California. I would recommend him to everybody that wants to take guitar lessons. Thank you greg"
Owen
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Since i started the lessons with Molly, i noticed my voice getting better with each lesson + using the tools she gave me. Very relaxed and fun atmosphere which makes learning easier."
Ramy
Took Singing lessons from Molly M.
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"Oh my goodness. Mike was amazing with my son. Davon has a lot of anxiety. I noticed as the lesson went on Davon seemed to focus, ask questions and played the Sax better. After the session I asked Davon if he felt comfortable with Mike. Davon's response was yes. I pray Mike stays around for a long time."
Davon
Took Saxophone lessons from Mike P.
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"Elena is a gifted teacher. She is patient, enthusiastic, and flexible with her lesson plans. She is amenable to tailoring the sessions to the student's needs and interests. And she provides the whole package; singing, songwriting and guitar instruction. Most importantly, she makes the sessions fun and interesting. I would highly recommend Elena for singer/songwriters who want to improve their performance skills."
Steve
Took Singing lessons from Elena D.
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"Jacob was always so respectful and kind. Great listener and seemed to genuinely desire to find ways to connect with our foster daughter. She is not easy to motivate and he still gave his best."
April
Took Drum lessons from Jacob R.
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"Melody is amazing. I have an instrumental music background, but had never pursued singing. I decided to give it a try and my only regret is that I didn't reach out to Melody earlier!

Melody makes lessons fun and exciting. No two lessons are alike and you finish feeling like she has managed to give you a piece of her vast experience after every lesson. I feel I am progressing faster than I had expected and the lessons are certainly complimenting my existing music background. I can't recommend Melody enough. I look forward to continuing my lessons with her."
Amanda
Took Singing lessons from Melody M.
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"Greg continues to be a great guitar teacher. He takes his time to help all in the group lessons to keep up and stay on track. He answers all questions promptly and shares important links to sites that can help us improve our skills.

Plus he is very friendly and considerate, and injects humor and war stories to demonstrate how to improve."
Dan
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Ryan is an outstanding instructor who taught me my first lesson. Every week, I looked forward to having my next lesson with Ryan. He has great musical knowledge that he applies to each lesson. Ryan is extremely patient and friendly. I was always impressed with the good communication that he employed. Every lesson I had felt like it was tailored to me personally and they were always fun. I strongly suggest giving Ryan a try, he won't let you down."
Logan
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Ryan P.
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