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Justin H.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • 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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Zoe S.

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Starting at $50
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Oboe Performance from Baldwin Wallace University
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Zoe S.

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Hi! Welcome to my studio!

I have studied and played the oboe for 12 years. I received a B.A. in Oboe Performance from Baldwin Wallace Conservatory in 2020.
Oboe lessons with me look different depending on the student's needs and skill levels!

Oboe can be a challenging instrument to learn, I am passionate about providing an enriching, fun, learning experience for my students!
I hope to bring joy others lives through music!

I am comfortable with all skill levels. I also have experience with reed making, which is something we can discuss introducing into lessons as well if appropriate.

My curriculum varies based on the student, but includes music theory, ear training, solfege, and improvisation! I look forward to hearing from you!

About Zoe

I am a professional oboist! I have been classically trained in the oboe for 10+ years! In my experience, I have played with various different orchestras and wind ensembles in concert halls across the country. I began teaching oboe at the end of my college career. I am passionate about sharing my k

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Karen D.

35 Reviews
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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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Lisa C.

90 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lisa C.

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I like to begin with the Essential Elements series. I have had a lot of success with my beginners in this series. I also encourage my oboists to bring and play with a tuner. Having a great ear for pitch is absolutely necessary for playing the oboe.

About Lisa

I have been a music teacher and private lesson instructor for the past 20 years. I have a bachelor of science degree in Music Education and hold a teaching certificate for all-level Music Education. In my private studio I have taught students from 3-70 and have enjoyed them all! In addition to te

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Amber
Lisa was wonderful. Very patient, detailed explanations, and went above and beyond. I’ve felt intimidated by sewing and even the process of setting up my machine but she was able to illuminate that process. This lesson was worth every penny and I’m looking forward to the next one.
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Paige K.
very friendly and knowledgable!
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Clare M.

4 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Clare M.

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Experienced teacher of 5 years. Learn to play music you like while improving on the oboe! If you are interested in reed-making I will customize my approach to fit any level. Current Master’s student at UC College-Conservatory of Music.

About Clare

I am a professional oboist and reed maker. I graduated from Furman University with a Bachelor of Music in Oboe and received a Master of Music in Oboe at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. I have been teaching private lessons for 5 years and I currently sell 30-40 oboe re

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Christopher B.
Clare could not be more supportive, patient, and willing to facilitate changes to schedules. If you are new to this instrument, or already proficient, you will have a nice experience under her instruction. I am an adult student, and I have unique challenges. She has accommodated me in a way that has motivated me to write this review without her asking me. That should tell you something.
Layla
Clare is not only a wonderful oboist but a wonderful oboe teacher. She takes the time to put technique first which made a huge difference in my playing. I would definitely recommend her as a teacher!
Todd
Clare is a wonderful oboist who plays with emotion and that same energy transfers into her teaching.
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Lot D.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks ENGLISH, DUTCH, FRENCH
  • Teaching since 2000
  • DOCTOR OF MUSICAL ARTS (Modern oboe) from USC Thornton School of Music
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Lot D.

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Lot has performed with LA Opera, LA Master Chorale, Musica Angelica... She is a Fulbright scholar, has a Doctoral Degree in Oboe Performance and holds the position of Lecturer in Baroque oboe at USC. Lot lives in Arcadia with her son (11) and daughter (9). Students and parents praise Lot for her patience, approach, kindness, optimism and expertise. Lot’s lessons emphasize good technique, sound development and the joy of playing.

About Lot

I am Lecturer in Baroque oboe at the USC Thornton School of Music, as well as General Music Teacher at the Duarte Unified School District. I have been teaching individual oboe lessons for over 15 years. I connect well with young children and beginning students, as well as with intermediate and advan

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Isabella I.
Amazing instructor.
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Stephanie H.
Lot is a great instructor and is great at picking up on my individual strengths and weaknesses. I thoroughly enjoy being one of her students!

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Average Cost of Oboe Lessons in Livonia, MI

The average cost of 60-minute oboe lessons in Livonia 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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"Ms. Rina is an awesome teacher. My younger son has been learning oboe as a beginner with her for over a year and my older has been learning piano with her for more than half a year. Both had very positive experience with her. Ms. Rina cares her students and knows how to motivate the kids. She is very responsible and always sends detailed comments for each class. We highly recommend her."
Jenny
Took Oboe lessons from Rina M.
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"Lot is a great instructor and is great at picking up on my individual strengths and weaknesses. I thoroughly enjoy being one of her students!"
Stephanie
Took Oboe lessons from Lot D.
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"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."
Andrew J. Warner
Took Oboe lessons from Andrew G.
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"I just love working with Dawn. She explains everything clearly and is very helpful."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Grace is very friendly and easy to work with. At first, I was anxious to have my son take lessons online but Grace gives great explanations during lessons and is very interactive even though she is not present in person. I’ve heard improvements in my son’s tone and technique in just a few lessons. I would definitely recommend Grace as a teacher.

For reference to those in similar situations, my son is a high school student with 3 years of prior oboe experience.

Please disregard my previous review, there was an internet error that caused it to prematurely submit."
Tracy- Jim's mom
Took Oboe lessons from Grace M.
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"Dawn is so very helpful and patient . I enjoy working with Dawn and playing my oboe."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"A great first lesson even though my oboe didn’t work. I learned a lot of fingerings and about reed making. Great fun."
Linda Moore
Took Oboe lessons from Rina M.
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"She is a very good instructor who has taught me a lot in a very short time."
Sasha
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Grace was a wonderful teacher for our daughter learning oboe. Online lessons were far more effective that we initially thought they might be."
Christina
Took Oboe lessons from Grace M.
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"So happy to have found Jill. My daughter is learning to play the Oboe from the best."
Ashley
Took Oboe lessons from Jill M.
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