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Laura P.

13 Reviews
Saint Paul, MN
Starting at $31
  • Speaks French, English
  • Master of Music and Musicology from Sorbonne
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Laura P.

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Born in the Midwest, I spent seven graduate years in Paris performing, teaching, and researching. I have come to see music lessons as both a personal process of body awareness and harnessing mental energy, and as an interpersonal process of exploring the dynamic between student and teacher. To beginners: anyone at any age can learn basic organ skills if they devote ten minutes a day to it. To intermediate players: my goal is to train you to be your own primary teacher. To advanced students: I can give you artistic colors for the palette and tools for the journey.

About Laura

Music is personal and brings us into contact both with ourselves and with a force beyond us. I am passionate about the spiritual awareness that results from the study of performing arts. I have worked with ages 5 to 75, with kids, youth, and adults with ADD, ADHD, OCD, anxiety issues, cerebral

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Kirsten L.
She added to my musical knowledge by helping me express myself through technique.
Bayley T.
My girlfriend and I are both total beginners who had never/rarely sung in front of other people before, but Laura makes us feel super comfortable! I thought it would be a challenge to do singing lessons with two different people, but she gives both of us attention and great tips. She is very knowledgeable and encouraging, and we're both learning a lot! Thank you so much!
Bayley T.
My girlfriend and I are both total beginners who had never/rarely sung in front of other people before, but Laura makes us feel super comfortable! I thought it would be a challenge to do singing lessons with two different people, but she gives both of us attention and great tips. She is very knowledgeable and encouraging, and we're both learning a lot! Thank you so much!

Anna L.

Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor of Science in Music from University of Wisconsin-Superior
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Anna L.

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Anna J. Lundgren has more than 10 years of experience teaching piano to students of all ages, from 4 and 5-year-olds to adults over 65 who have never touched a piano. Anna's students engage music using a blended curriculum that emphasizes both reading and eurhythmics - an approach to teaching rhythm and expression through kinesthetic motion.

Anna holds a Bachelor's Degree in Music. She particularly enjoys working with beginners and elementary school-age children.

About Anna

Powderhorn Piano is our family’s piano studio for your whole family. I welcome students of all ages, from those who have never touched a piano before to those who haven't touched a piano in decades to intermediate pianists. I teach at our home in South Minneapolis, just one block from Powderhor

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Amy W.

16 Reviews
Saint Paul, MN
Starting at $29
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Bachelors of Arts in Music Education from Northwestern College (now Northwestern University) in Roseville, MN
  • Teaches Beginner
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Amy W.

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I have taught beginning clarinet both in private and group lessons and in a full beginning band setting.

About Amy

As I child I had an early interest in music, dancing and creative things. I took piano lessons and excelled at my chosen instrument, the flute, in band at school. I continued with my music training at Northwestern College in Roseville, Minnesota and graduated with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Mu

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Josie
Very nice instructor!
My 10 year old daughter enjoyed her first lesson!
Candy
Amy is very helpful & instructive -- and, thankfully, very patient with this student.
Payton
Very nice instructor. Professional and knowledgeable of subject material. My daughter can be easily intimidated and my daughter said she felt very comfortable with Amy.

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Norma S.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Vocal Technique. Music. from Centro de Orientacion Musical Cristancho
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Norma S.

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With the proper technique, you will be able to improve every aspect of your voice. We will be working on breathing, intonation, resonance, diction, projection, voice registers, body posture and more to be able to take the most advantage of your voice and talent. The first part of the class will be focused on breathing, for it is the key to become an excellent singer. On the second part we will warm-up the voice with different music scales. And at the end we will work on a song of your choice.

About Norma

Hi! My name is Norma. I was born in Bogota, Colombia. I fell in love with music when I was a little girl, so I began taking music lessons when I was 8 years old. First, I took violin lessons, and after four years decided to switch to the piano. I also loved to sing. So I took piano lessons and sin

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Marcus C.
Extremely patient and supportive. My son really loved her and cannot wait for his next session.
Kamesh M.
I highly recommend Norma! She is a very intelligent instructor, patient and understanding. I had a ton of questions that she was able to answer and came out of our first session feeling very confident. Looking forward to more sessions with Norma as I continue to grow confident in my voice!
Davi
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Flawless, personable, and a superlative teacher.
I have made great progress thanks to her, and I highly recommend her because of her musical training and background.

Gabriel W.

47 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • BFA Theater Arts from Five Towns College, NY
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Gabriel W.

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Nobody has to have a stronger and more flexible voice than the musical theater performer! The competent Broadway singer has a ton of colors, tones and characters available and I'm all about discovering them. I am not an accompanist or a coach, I am a vocal technician and an acting instructor. My job is to give you the tools, your job is to come up with your interpretation - but how can you create a good painting without many colors available? If you want more colors in your voice and more strength and flexibility... come see me. Let's unmask that Broadway star you know you are!

About Gabriel

Gabriel is a fiery and passionate vocal instructor proficient in the fields of acting, singing and vocal development. A professional singer, actor and teacher with a BFA in Theater Arts. Gabriel doesn't just possess a formal college education, but more importantly a real world education based o

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David
Gabriel is an excellent instructor. He is knowledgable, experienced, thoughtful, patient and engaging. I highly recommend Gabriel to anyone considering a class of his on Taking Lessons. Thanks Gabriel!
Hunter
Gabriel has been my vocal teacher for over a year now. He is great to work with. He is also very kind, patient, and caring.
Karen L.
Gabriel is an excellent teacher. I thought he immediately had insight into how to help improve my singing voice with varies exercises. He acted most professionally. I think I really benefited in only my very first lesson with him.
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Jennifer R.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Tagalog
  • Awarded Marching Band Talent Awards from Brigham Young University
  • Teaches Beginner
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Jennifer R.

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Music lessons should be fun, encouraging and full of music that you love. They are an opportunity to learn something new, show your improvement, and receive correction, encouragement and praise. Students and instructors should play together frequently throughout and the time should be balanced with theory, technique and exercises, sight-reading, and performance and seasoned with introductions to a variety of music and styles. I like to encourage students to play because they love to play and to find the music that is an integral part of their soul, then to share that with others through performance. What do you want to do with or gain from your music? We will work toward your goals.

About Jennifer

Music is a huge part of my life and I love sharing that with others. Helping and seeing others discover and develop their talents and find joy in music is something I love. I come from a musical family and have been singing and playing the piano since before I can remember. Flute (and piccolo) l

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Robert H.
Great lesson
Ujan
It was very easy to get the lessons, this is the first class and my son was happy. She gave him homework, he works with routine much better. Thank you.
Sammie N.
She is fantastic if she can teach an old man like me she could teach anyone! she is so knowledgeable, understanding and so patient with me, I think she is great!

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"I'm 57 years old, have never played before. Margaret made me feel relaxed and confident.
Excellent teacher, very attentive, very patient and good communication skills. I look forward to my coming lessons."
Vince
Took Violin lessons from Margaret G.
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"My son, Joe started taking bass guitar lessons when he was 9 years old and was becoming frustrated and about to give up. i decided to book a lesson with Mr. Tony and that was 4 years ago. Besides being extremely talented, Mr. Tony is patient, kind and a role model to Joe. Joe looks forward to his lesson with Mr. Tony and he has blossomed into a good bass player."
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"He is experienced, knows his music and encouraging . A good quiet place to learn guitar lessons."
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Took Guitar lessons from Matt M.
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"Erin is very patient and full of great ideas. She has helped me tremendously in only a few short lessons."
Natalie
Took Fiddle lessons from Erin C.
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"David tailors each lesson dynamically to my own progression which has been great. Gauges progression and gives you things to work on before the next lesson. Highly recommend him!"
Kory
Took Classical Guitar lessons from David C.
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"I simply enjoyed my first class with Bethany. I was quite hesitant to start learning the piano at the age of 42 but Bethany made the class so enjoyable. I cant wait for my next class."
Gerard
Took Piano lessons from Bethany R.
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"Gabbi is very patient, talented, professional and a fantastic instructor. She has a great understanding of vocal technique and I feel very secure with her. We are currently doing online class and they have been very productive - I’ve been learning a lot! She is extremely knowledgeable and I feel I have improved so much since our first class. She encourages me a lot. I highly recommend her!"
Milena
Took Singing lessons from Gabbi C.
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"I've known Lisa since I gave her guitar lessons as a young lady. Being raised in a wonderful and more importantly, musical family, in addition to her education and professional experience, make her uniquely qualified to teach in a wide variety of curriculum. I'm extremely proud to be a part of her musical journey and I know she will bring the gift and joy of music to her students."
Roger H.
Took Guitar lessons from Lisa A.
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I've been taking lessons from Anthony G. for over a month now, and his ability to make the lessons easy to understand has helped my guitar playing tenfold. His method of teaching makes it easy to understand guitar fundamentals and theory. He's a great guitar player and by far the best teacher I've ever had. Anthony is not just a teacher, but a guitar coach and mentor! I would recommend him to anyone that's interested in taking lessons."
Robert
Took Guitar lessons from Anthony G.
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"My son Owen loved Lonze. He is very talented and kind. Helpful too! He points out what’s working and what needs work in a supportive and uplifting way. Grateful to be able to take lessons online!"
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Took Saxophone lessons from Lonze R.
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