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Alex M.

21 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Japanese
  • Music Performance - Guitar from University of St. Thomas
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Alex M.

21 Reviews
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I have been performing music most of my life & have acquired many tips & tricks along the way, from show choirs to progressive rock bands & back again.

About Alex

Hey, my name is Alex. I'm a multi-instrumentalist (guitar, bass, Oud, bouzouki, keyboards, voice, drums, flute, etc.), composer, performer, recording artist, arranger/orchestrator/transcriber, recording engineer/producer & music educator. I graduated from the University of St. Thomas "Cum Laude

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Richard B.
One cannot do better than lessons with Alex. He is extremely knowledgeable and explains the most difficult concepts in a clear and perceptive ways.
Mark
Alex was a great instructor! I have progressed mightily in the last 2 months of taking his lessons.
Gregory S.
Excellent lesson.Alex is very knowledgeable and the whole vibe was very
relaxed.Will be happy to continue my lessons with him.Great recommendation you made!👍
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Schroeder S.

8 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $29
  • Awarded Leader from National Fraternal organization
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Bachelors from University of Minnesota
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Schroeder S.

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Performing live music is tremendously difficult. There are secrets :)

About Schroeder

" There's a difference between playing the notes and making the Music. Wanna know the difference? "I've been a professional musician and teacher for over 35 years. I have a degree from the University of Minnesota and I studied music at the University of St. Thomas when I was in high school. I've pe

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Dylan M.
Even from my first lesson I’m even more excited to learn from Schroeder. Super passionate and enthusiastic about his work. Extremely experienced and very kind individual. Highly recommend indeed
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Aaron J.
Schroeder is an amazing musician, he has a great ear for music, and is a fantastic teacher. He's really fun to work with, and he makes you feel comfortable. I always look forward to our lessons!

Mark H.

19 Reviews
Maple Grove, MN
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Ukrainian, Russian
  • B.A. from University of Minnesota
  • Teaching since 1985
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Mark H.

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About Mark

Mark H. has been a professional teacher, musician, and singer for over 20 years. He has taught Voice, Guitar, Acting, Bass Guitar, & Music Theory to students of all ages in various settings ranging from private lessons to college classrooms. He is a fun, experienced, passionate teacher willing to

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Dawn W.
Mark is very knowledgeable and great to work with
Kerry R.
Mark is great! Looking forward to continuing my experience with him over the next several weeks.
Sami
My daughter loved this! We are signing up for more lessons.

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Nicole C.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, German, Italian, French
  • Bachelor's of Arts from University of Maryland
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nicole C.

34 Reviews
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I have listed my specialties below, but really whatever type of vocal performance that you're interested in, no matter the genre I try to give you a solid foundation to do whatever you'd like to do. And to have fun while doing it hopefully.

About Nicole

As a voice teacher and voice coach, I strive to help the student get to where they want to be vocally. For me, singing is something that brings me joy and I hope to be able to share that with you. It took me a while to realize how much music and singing means to me. While studying something en

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Doris
I have just started the lessons be the teacher is very professional and she know her stuff.
McKinley B.
Ms. Nicole made the piano lesson very interesting and fun. I (the parent) learned things as well. Looking forward to the next lesson.
Aminata D.
This is our second experience with Nicole. She is a natural with children and a true musician. She is very informative and prompt as well. I highly bvb recommend her!
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Andrew Y.

44 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
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Andrew Y.

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*Providing Master Classes for students to perform in front of peers and parents for optimal feedback for their success.
*Identifying and performing in the community to shine.

We do Christmas recital in December where the students have a chance to show off what they have been working on in the winter time.

Last summer all of the students participated in a Kansas Project, where they played, sang or acted out songs related to Kansas. Plus the students performed excerpts from the Wizard Of Oz. Doing a Summer Project of Charlie and Chocolate Factory, where all students are receiving a chance to sing, play piano and acting opportunities.

About Andrew

I'm an accomplished accompanist and vocalist, with 10 plus years of expertise. Currently, I’m a volunteer worship leader at church, for over 6 years; helping other musicians fulfill their ultimate potential through training and education. Collaborate with other musicians for worship opportunities

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Grace
I would like everyone to learn in lessons with Mr. Andrew Young. We learn outstanding warm ups, lots of songs, and we have as much fun in lessons as when meeting with a friend for ice cream.
Christie
Andrew has taught my four-year-old son for a few months now and he's been amazing! He does a great job with very young learners, keeping the lessons fast-paced and fun, with lots of creative games and activities. My son has made quick progress and is getting a strong foundation in musical theory. Even in doing our classes online the last few weeks, Andrew has kept the lessons engaging and fun. Thank you Andrew for all your hard work!
Davon
I enjoy every class. Andrew is alot of fun, very creative and a great instructor. I always look forward to every class session.

Joseph C.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joseph C.

6 Reviews
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I can share what I have learned from thousands of personal performance experiences as well as what the professors from Berklee College of Music taught me including Livingston Taylor (James Taylor's brother.)

About Joseph

Joey aka CelloJoe is an anomaly in the world of cellists. By combining cello with beatboxing, he has created a unique genre: Classical Hip Hop.  CelloJoe records live on stage with a loop pedal and produces intricate tapestries of harmony, melody, and rhythm. His beatboxing (vocal percussion

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Andrew
Joe was able to work with my daughter to approach some very complex material (using Abelton live to live loop and edit her songs) at a pace and with a vocabulary and tone that completely defused an otherwise intimidating situation. His calm, steady manner spiced with just the right touch of dry wit and his keen ear for a mean beat kept the lessons fun and very productive. Joey's not just a fantastic and unique musician and teacher, however, he's a great person and a fantastic influence to have in your life.
Ken
Joey is the best! A lesson from Joey is always a highlight of the week. I'd be surprised if you don't feel the same based on his talent, his warmth, his humor, and his intelligence.
Courtney
My 10 year old son has loved his piano lessons with Joey. We had excellent in-person cello lessons in the past, and the video piano lessons have been just as effective. Joey has several camera angles set up in his home so my son can see Joey's hands on the keyboard in real time during the lesson. We get a Zoom link for each visit and a recording of the visit afterwards, which helps with practicing during the week. I highly recommend Joey as a patient and talented instructor! The lessons have been a great activity / distraction for my active son during shelter in place. It's a win-win!

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Average Cost of Music Performance Lessons in Dayton, MN

The average cost of 60-minute music performance lessons in Dayton is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
30 min
$41 average
45 min
$54 average
60 min
$69 average

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"My daughter Ashley has studied with Stacey for over 2 years. She is a wonderful teacher. She is very patient and makes lessons fun but productive. She wants the very best for her students and works very hard to make sure that they excel in their chosen field of music. Stacey always made sure that Ashley was prepared for upcoming competitions, college auditions and even helped her find scholarship opportunities.Stacey has also worked with numerous other students that Ashley attended school with and they absolutely love her as well. I would highly recommend Stacey to anyone in need of a good music instructor."
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Took Music Performance lessons from Stacey S.
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"The thing is, everyone wants to hone their skills when it comes to performance, but getting the skills isn't the only thing that you need to do. That is where Jan comes in, she can teach you how to sing, she can tell you when your act is not up to par. More importantly, she can teach you how to relate to your music (most likely you can't), and how to build a relationship with the audience in the short amount of time you're on stage (you probably don't know how to do that either). Jan has worked with people at every level and so she has really honed her craft when it comes to teaching. If you are a student of music performance, she can take you to that next level no matter where you are at. I've taken voice lessons in a private setting by a former vocal-music pro who has worked with former Mrs. Kentucky winners, and with teachers on the University/Collegiate level. Jan is the best I've had so far.

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1. Come eager to learn, not eager to talk about your life story. A lot of students go to lessons and talk a lot. You don't want to do that, you will miss out on the instructions and performance philosophies that you need from her. Listen more than you talk.

2. Come with clear objectives. If you don't have them, spend time with her developing those objectives. She is an objective oriented person when it comes to teaching, be an objective oriented student.

3. She has really competitive prices for her teaching quality. The hour is worth it.

4. Come with a lot of respect, she will give you a lot of respect if not more. She treated me almost like I was an old friend, and she is a really charming lady. Be nice to her : )

5. She is a really nice person and won't hurt your feelings. She has really good social awareness so you don't have to be afraid of that. If you can drop your ego at the door and take criticism, go ahead and ask her for that extra bit that you need to get you even further. Have some skin in the game.

6. Don't waste your time trying to figure out how good of a teacher she is during your lesson, you can read that stuff online. Come to her studio to get work done.

7. Ask questions that she can give quick answers to (it helps her know that you're hungry to learn). Bring something to write with."
jin
Took Music Performance lessons from Jan L.
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"Lisa is lovely person and a consummate musician. Her vocal skills and guitar technique are flawless, and her gift and craftsmanship for songwriting is world-class. Having since gone on to a very promising and exciting career in the music industry, I look back on my days learning from and sharing the stage with Lisa with both fondness and an appreciation for how much they improved my own musicianship."
Gordon
Took Music Performance lessons from Lisa A.
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"Patrick is an exceptional musician and teacher.I have known him for over 20 years and know him to be a person of superior talent and a dedicated musician and teacher.He is well schooled and a dedicated teacher.He has my highest recommendation."
Neal
Took Music Performance lessons from Patrick L.
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"Excellent teacher

I took music performance lessons with Cecilia. I am a professional recorder player and in the lessons I learned and discovered many things about how my body works and how this influences my way of playing. It has been wonderful to learn to play connected with my body and tension free! My sound and technique have improved and I can express my musicianship easier.
The lessons with her have been a very enriching experience for me as a musician. I also learned to detect the important issues I need to work in each piece and to find an effective solution. This experience has been wonderful!"
Cristina
Took Music Performance lessons from Cecilia P.
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"Daughter Loves Class

My six-year-old loves to perform. Randy has been helping her with her intonation, piano playing, performing, and general ear for music in a manner that is fun and successful. My daughter is excited all week to go to her class."
Erika
Took Music Performance lessons from Randy L.
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"Great violin teacher!

Jill is a colleague and friend that I've known for many years. She is a wonderful violinist and one of the most experienced violin teachers of students of all ages that one can find. Especially gifted in working with young children, Jill is extraordinary in her ability to connect with kids. She sets her students up with beautiful violin technique and inspires in each one a love for music. Jill is a wonderfully kind person with so much talent for playing and teaching violin. She comes highly recommended by anyone who has known and worked with her!"
julia
Took Music Performance lessons from Jill G.
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"Playing more music than ever

Elicia has help me learn what I always wanted to since I have started playing again I am now expanding my quartet repetoire."
Richard
Took Music Performance lessons from Elicia R.
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"She is a great teacher. She loves God and wants to serve him to the highest. Awesome experience."
Marty
Took Music Performance lessons from Melanie A.
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"Buzz is an excellent teacher and brings real world music experience into his instruction. As a touring musician, producer, song writer, and arranger, Buzz has an understanding of practical application. When I perform, I am always looking for ways to play smarter, and Buzz always helps with that. Buzz will break down music theory in a way that makes sense and that I can apply to my own playing on gigs and in rehearsal sessions. Buzz is a tremendous teacher for beginners (I have watched him give lessons to young students and he is excellent) , but if you are an experienced player and are just looking to get better, working with Buzz will get you there. I promise you'll play better after one lesson."
Alex
Took Music Performance lessons from Buzz A.
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