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Charlene G.

28 Reviews
Macomb, MI
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • BS in Horticulture/Business from Michigan State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Charlene G.

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Experienced Harp teacher of 30 years available for eager students aged 10 through adult! I teach using the Suzuki Harp Method and other methods as needed. I structure the lessons around each student so that they are taught at their level and speed while encouraging and challenging them to excel further.

About Charlene

I am currently teaching lessons online and in my studio. I prefer the studio because it is much easier to interact with students. Over 30 years violin teaching experience. I have successfully taught students ages 3 to adult. Anyone can learn to play the violin. Lessons in a comfortable settin

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Amy K.
I love having Charlene as my teacher. She is very personable, patient, and loves to help her student advance. She is very musically talented and knowledgeable and knows how to effectively pass on her knowledge in a clear, understandable way. I love that she sees exactly why I’m having a problem with something and exactly what I need to do to fix the problem. I feel fortunate to have her.
Layla T.
Charlene is very patient and captures the children's attention very well. They are excited for each lesson.
Omar T.
Very professional. Kids were attentive and are excited for their next lesson.

Marc M.

36 Reviews
Livonia, MI
Starting at $22
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Associates from Schoolcraft
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Marc M.

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From beginner melodies using rest stroke to advanced chord melody players welcome.

About Marc

I teach all styles of guitar, as I have been in many different types of music situations: Soloist (Classical) Ensemble (Classical and Jazz) Lead and Rhythm (Various Rock and Roll bands) Songwriting and Recording. I am a people person that learned the guitar from many different sources. Most of my l

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Miki
I only had Marc for a couple months (unfortunately had to move), but he is a phenomenal teacher and I recommend to anyone. He's very easy to communicate with and strikes a great balance between the technical learning you need with having fun.
Fred Chin
First lesson. Marc was great
Chris
I only got to take lessons from Marc for a couple of months in the summer of 2016 (I had to move away for work), but he is hands down the best music teacher I've ever encountered. It's a year and a half later and I'm still benefitting from his tutelage. From beginner to advanced, you've found the right guy for the job.
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Tom N.

23 Reviews
Sterling Heights, MI
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 1963
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Tom N.

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Classic rock, blues and jazz guitar methods, including ear training, improvising, and help with rhythm issues.

About Tom

I have been teaching guitar and piano for many years in the Metro Detroit area. I have also played professionally in many local nightclub and wedding bands as well as having toured with "Bob Seger" as his lead guitarist/writer/vocalist. I have done recording sessions for "Motown" as well as having

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Dave B.
Tom is an excellent teacher. He works great with my daughter. He is very talented and understands music. I highly recommend Tom.
Chris M.
Tom is a super nice guy with a great positive attitude and teaching style to match. He has lots of experience both playing and instructing. Two thumbs up!
Anya
Tom was absolutely fantastic. He seemed to be genuinely interested in my progress and just as excited as I was about me picking up the piano again - over 20 years since I’d last had lessons - which was an excellent motivator. I may have gone home and practices for a few hours. I look forward to continuing my lessons with him.

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Ozzie J.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Doctor of Arts in Piano Performance from Ball State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Ozzie J.

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With 10 years of teaching piano lessons and 3 degrees in piano, I have both the expertise and experience to provide a uniquely tailored learning environment to piano students of all ages and levels. Teaching excites me because it gives me the opportunity to find out each student's individuality and to help them reach their inner potential. Since student goals vary from wanting to play chord charts in a garage band to aspiring to become a concert pianist, I do not have a rigid teaching method - rather, I tailor it to each student. Beyond the fundamentals of technique and reading music, piano lessons with me include focusing any amount of the following: classical, improvisation, composition, theory, jazz, popular styles, hymns, etc... I can't wait to begin guiding you on your musical journey with the piano!

About Ozzie

I am a pianist and a passionate teacher of pianists of all shapes and sizes. The joy of playing the piano is one that my skills as a teacher help me infuse into my students. I also find it to be quite a positive feedback loop for me: teaching makes me want to hone my own skills and playing well giv

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Rebekah B.
My sixteen-year-old has been taking with Ozzie since the fall. His sound is richer and cleaner than it has ever been. Ozzie is very technically oriented. He emphasizes the hand work, finger work, and overall technique. Thaddaeus' playing sounds so much more mature after these months with Ozzie! Thanks, Ozzie!
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Fantastic teacher - simply the best, Abby loves him so much!
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Danny B.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Psychology BA from California State University Long Beach
  • Teaching since 2008
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Danny B.

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I have been playing and performing the drums for the past 16 years. In a teaching situation I try and provide a relaxed and friendly environment in order to learn a students strengths and weaknesses. I want students to be able to learn at their own pace, and not to worry if they think they are

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Dominic L.
Our son learned so much with his music teacher. We are grateful for his patience
Meghan
Danny is a great teacher - he's really patient and encouraging and my son adores his lessons and looks forward to them every week. Danny has a way of making him both take it seriously and also think he's having the most fun and is a natural. I high;y recommend him.
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Helen N.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Awarded Susan and Ford Schumann Scholarship from Aspen Music Festival
  • Master of Music, Cello Performance from San Francisco Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Helen N.

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While I certainly place emphasis on technical work and mastery, I also want all students to feel comfortable in expressing their individual voice and interests. I believe that it is incredibly important to encourage students to explore a number of creative avenues within music. Therefore, I am very open to having students explore music outside the classical canon in addition to experimenting with improvisation and composition. An additional component of my teaching style is finding unique and interesting ways to keep students motivated and teaching them how to effectively practice and learn on their own.

About Helen

My teaching philosophy is largely centered around the importance of individuality. The “one size fits all” approach is hardly ever adequate--every student has different needs, strengths, and challenges. While I certainly place emphasis on technical work and mastery, I also want all students to feel

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Charlize
My daughter is engaged and present in the lesson and is finding joy again in her cello.
Shaniya
Helen is an engaging and inspiring teacher. I recommend her highly!
Ellie R.
My 10 year old daughter isr excited to have Helen as a cello teacher. Helen is positive and fun and makes playing cello seem really hip and cool.

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"Nazar has a wonderful ability to relate to people. He has excellent skill and enthusiasm, making our son WANT to learn. We highly recommend him..."
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Took Cello lessons from Nazar D.
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"Such a delight to work with! Organized, consistent teacher! Very professional. Kind and encouraging. Assists all ages! Experienced or inexperienced. She knows how to make people sound better! Marie helps increase your overall musical ability! So glad I signed up!"
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Took Singing lessons from Marie H.
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Our daughter has been taking private voice lessons from Matthew for the past several months.  Matthew has really helped to cultivate her abilities and the process has been very educational and fun.  Our daughter has thrived with Matthews flexible style and he has been great at working with her in music genre’s most interesting to her.  In the future, we intend to further her musical talents with guitar lessons as well.  We would recommend Matthew to anyone considering private lessons."
Leslie
Took Singing lessons from Matthew H.
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Chris
Took Drum lessons from Murray P.
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"My son Franklin and I love the experience he had by having Ms. Lewis as his clarinet instructor, in a very short time he went from not knowing anything about the instrument to making to the the county competition but unfortunately it was canceled due to COVID-19. I do absolutely recommend her! She is very professional, kind, and cares about her students!!"
Sandra Guzman
Took Clarinet lessons from Vivian L.
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"Megan is smart, knowledgeable and pleasant. She makes the hard stuff seem easy. I just hope that I'm a good student, so I can keep working with her."
Tom Reaghard
Took Violin lessons from Megan H.
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"After meeting with Kelly and doing some voice exercises, I am certain that she can help me reach my goals. Kelly instils a healthy approach which will surely build confidence in any singer.
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Scott
Took Vocal Training lessons from Kelly A.
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"Very nice, prompt, proactive"
Catherine
Took Singing lessons from Nancy R.
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"Great teacher! Highly motivated and skills. Glad to have her teaching my daughter."
Rachel
Took Flute lessons from Brenda B.
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"Tammy has been very encouraging, patient, and accommodating with my granddaughters, including one with special needs who has difficulty understanding and following directions. There are teachers who live closer to us, but it is worth the longer drive for one who works so well with the girls. Tammy is always smiling, and the girls love piano. It’s been a great experience for us."
Janet
Took Classical Piano lessons from Tammy S.
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