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Dan E.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2014
  • B.S. Business Administration from University of California, Berkeley
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Dan E.

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Music is, and has always been, an obsession for me.

No one had to force me to practice, or transcribe, or listen. It's just something I love to do.

You can force yourself to learn music. But it's so much easier, and more fulfilling, when it's something that excites you; when you can't wait to pick up the horn.

Every student has their own version of this: a lens through which everything about music feels exciting and natural. My job as a teacher is to help you discover it.

For beginners, you might call this developing an interest or passion for music. Whether you're young or old, this is one of my favorite challenges as a teacher.

For advanced players, it may be more about finding your voice, or dealing with issues of ego, purpose, technique, etc. Having spent years studying with some of the best musicians in the world (Joe Lovano, Danilo Perez, John Patittucci, Kenny Werner, George Garzone, and others), I combine lessons from the masters with my own approach to help ...

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Originally from San Francisco, I have been playing saxophone for nearly 20 years. I have been fortunate to perform all over the world, including recent tours in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Panama, and Costa Rica, and have shared the stage with many great artists, including Danilo Perez, Kenny Werner,

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Derek
I look forward to my lessons with Dan every week. I’m a beginner alto player and Dan does a great job patiently answering all my questions and giving comprehensive advice. He’s very analytical and gives you the detailed context of why what you’re learning is important and how it fits into the context of playing in a band, different styles etc. He will flex lessons based on what you need to know but also what you’re interested in. Most importantly he’s fun and just an all around great guy. He’s the man, what else can I say.
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Dan is kind and caring. He was very patient going over the super basics with a brand-new player! He gave good, clear instruction, and is focused on mastering the fundamentals so players can start with good habits and good sound, and so players can make future advancements more smoothly.
Lenka
Dan is a fountain of knowledge; an incredibly talented and eclectic artist. I have been struggling with alto sax for years but with Dan’s approach, I finally feel, I am making some progress. Dan tailors the lessons to fit your needs; making it challenging, comprehensive, engaging and fun. He helps me transcribe small parts of licks I like, which has been an invaluable experience for me. He makes sure that you REALLY get the material you are studying. Don’t just shake your head and say “yes”.
He is always there to answer your questions (no matter how dumb they may seem), encourages and motivates you.
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Candid L. B.

79 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Portuguese
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Candid L. B.

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In English, Español ou Português! This is the time to practice jazz, pop, Brazilian tunes, as well as African and Latin ones. The training includes related technique to the style, pronunciation and melodic interpretation. We use the ipad/tablet to plan a special program of practice for you. Music and fun!

PROGRAM: Using vocal exercises from somatic techniques of body and voice, you will work on connecting your voice, breath and body movements. Practicing rhythms, melodies, harmonies, chords, you will develop your musicality and apply everything in your chosen repertoire. (Special call for Brazilian methods used to develop rhythm and musicality!) Using apps, videos, tracks, you will have amazing material to follow along, read lyrics, watch references and read your special instructions. Choose to add music theory and harmony, reading scores to your program if you wish. Special projects in seasons cycle will happen to motivate your study and give you opportunities to show your songs. ...

About Candid L.

International Musician, Expert and Scholar in Music Education, with modern methodologies to teach music (performance, creation, well-being) - in person in New York and ONLINE! TOP artistic training and experience, in high-quality studios in Times Square area, top equipment in class or ONLINE, c

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whitney
Technically she knows her stuff, interpersonally she is fabulous and as a beginning singer I am thrilled with these lessons.
Tyler M.
Love her teaching, it's so helpful.
Ashley
I am not one to take the time to write a review, but my experience must be shared and voiced. I met Professor Candid in early September. Hesitant to start, she immediately provided me with the safest space to be myself, to express my doubts, and to expand on the craft of music with her guidance. She exceeded my expectations time and time again, giving me endless tips, daily practice routines that not only incorporated vocals but mind, body and soul altogether. She did not hesitate to keep me in mind throughout the week, sending me clips of artists, helping me envision my own personal voice. She is always attentive, extremely patient, and has such grace when communicating with you about everything. I have been a music student for most of my life, have been with a handful of music teachers and she is 1 out of 2 teachers that have fully created a 100% non-judgmental environment for me to grow and learn. She always has a great listening ear and always keeps in mind what your personal goals and intentions are, guiding you with any small or huge dream you have your mind set for. If you’re looking for a professor that will not give up on you, will constantly be available to help you throughout the week, someone that shares her joy, teaches you not only her limitless knowledge on music but her wisdom that will forever leave you with such joy and peace every time you end your class session with her, then do not doubt to take your lessons with her! She is the best out here! Forever giving amazing quality lessons! You won’t regret it, I promise you!

Chloe H.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 2 to 18
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Chloe H.

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*Currently only doing online lessons due to Covid*
I am offering cello lessons for intermediate and advanced students in the California area! My rates are relatively cheap, and my lessons can range from 30-90 minutes. I am passionate about teaching and sharing my love of music with others.

About Chloe

Chloe made her debut at only age eleven as soloist with the South Coast Symphony. Her solo debut at the young age of eleven as the soloist with the South Coast Symphony launched an impressive solo career for the young cellist. Soon after her debut, she was featured as a soloist with the Torrance Sym

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Elly
My child (5yld) really benefited from taking her lessons :)
Mavi
The lady is fantastic.
Dale S.
You did a great job.😀

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Scott K.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • B.S. in Cognitive Science from UCLA
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Scott K.

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I eat, sleep, and breathe music production! I'm an up and coming music producer who has had music featured on Spotify's Fresh Finds playlist as well as for films and television. Being a beginner in Ableton Live can be intimidating but I'll help you crush through any difficulty. I can customize our lessons to any style of music you want to make. Time to jam!!

About Scott

I am a professional producer with a love for all things music. Going from playing the drums on trash cans in my garage as a kid to on stages in LA has been a wonderful ride. Now it's time to get you started on your journey. My musical work as has been feature on Spotify's Fresh Finds playlist as

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Amanda
Scott is extremely knowledgeable about Ableton, music theory and music production in general. He's a fun instructor to work with, great at explaining things, and making sure you get what you want out of each lesson. I highly recommend him!
Joshua
Scott is the man! He has ten+ years of experience in the industry and knows what he is talking about. He will help you out whether you’re brand new to music production or have been doing it for a while. He breaks things down so they’re easy to understand and has great recommendations for plug-ins as well. If you are serious and passionate about music, I highly recommend signing up for lessons with Scott.
Erica L.
I found Scott’s expertise and approach to teaching music recording to be most impressive! He is highly skilled at determining the level necessary to explain the recording process and consistently thorough in making sure that every step is clearly understood before moving on to the next. I learned a lot from Scott in a short amount of time and would highly recommend him.
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Brandon S.

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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Brandon S.

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What kind of music do you like? Have you tried learning music from a method book and just didn't have fun? Over the past 5 years of teaching several instruments I have developed a system of learning songs that YOU love and learn what music is about. With the songs you want to learn, we talk about articulation, intonation, and many exercises to help you become better. We can talk about reed care, instrument care as well!

About Brandon

I am a professional Saxophone, Clarinet, and Flute player. I have been composing my own music for video games and short films, and working as a mixing engineer for a couple years now, just really exploring many different aspects of music. I have a degree from Utah Valley University in Commercial Mus

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Margarito
He was really nice and explained in a very easy way.
Austin
Brandon is fantastic. I don't know that he's ever given me a word of bad advice, and has been a HUGE help in getting my career as a producer and narrator off the ground. He's incredibly knowledgeable and skillful, and my experiences in both hiring him and learning from him have been absolutely fantastic. I would heartily recommend him!
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Matt R.

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  • Speaks spanish, English
  • Music Education from Arizona State University
  • Teaching since 2018
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Matt R.

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I've had the unique experience of relearning how to become a musician after being away from it for several years. I joined the Air Force after high school and decided to pick up my Trombone to pursure my love of music once I got out. After a lot of time and effort I can happily say I now attend ASU where I play both Bass and tenor trombone. I have playing experience in both jazz and classical. I hope to share my experience and to provide an avenue to become a better musician.

About Matt

Hello! I love helping students reach their goals first and foremost. Ive played in a wide range of musical styles but feel most comfortable in Jazz and classical. I studied at ASU in Music Education and hope to go back to recieve my masters in performance. In the meantime, I hope I can help stude

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Elmos is very knowledgeable and explains each step with precise instructions. Elmos asked what I wanted to accomplish with my lessons, and went to the point.

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