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Kevin F.

31 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Percussion Performance, BMA Magna Cum Laude from Arizona State University
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Kevin F.

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Afro-Cuban style Congas is fun and exciting. I can show you how to play so that you can perform with groups in school or groups out on the town!

About Kevin

I have a Percussion Performance Degree from Arizona State University, have authored over 6 books on how to play better including: ART Approach to Keyboard Percussion Sightreading, ART Approach to Rhythm!, Turn It Up & Lay It Down, The Book (with Joe Bergamini and Spence Strand) I have over 26 years

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David E.

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Maple Grove, MN
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  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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David E.

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Hello. My lessons are for beginning and intermediate students looking to improve their skills for school band or full drum set. Students will need to have acoustic drums to allow for practice between sessions. We will work on your skill-set relative to your level of experience. Each lesson will build on the next. My goal is to help students grow with their comfort and confidence. If you are comfortable and confident, then you will have fun. It all works together.

About David

I started drumming at the age of 12. First Junior High Band, then High School Band, Drum & Bugle Corp on the weekends, High School Marching Band, High School Jazz Band, Garage Bands, and Rock Bands playing gigs. Then College Symphony Band, College Jazz Band, Percussion Ensemble, and drumming three n

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Brinda S.
Great experience so far. David has been teaching my daughter who is a beginner in Drums, so far so good. He makes sure to send us an email after classes to follow up and assign Homework. Will definitely recommend.
Trinity B.
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Paul K.

11 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
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Paul K.

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I have played blues, hard rock, fingerpicking, folk, and jazz music on the guitar since 2006. I have played onstage in rock bands and jazz combos and received years of private instruction. I am a chronic improviser, a composer, a creative musician, and a music theory geek.

My enthusiasm for the guitar is related to its irreplaceable role in genres that are uniquely and beautifully American like blues, bluegrass, and rock 'n' roll.

I can teach you how to play the basics, how to solo, how to write a song, how to play jazz chords, how to play rock riffs, how to groove, how to fingerpick, or whatever you want to learn.

Check out my guitar lesson demo video on my profile to hear me play!

About Paul

I have played piano my whole life, and I also play guitar and trumpet. I love jazz, classical, contemporary, and rock music and many other diverse styles. I am an improviser, composer, and music theory enthusiast, very in touch with the creative side of music. I’m easygoing and patient. I put

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Darren
Paul took the time to get to know me and my interests, which is valuable to me. Plus he's very knowledgable and has an easy going manner
Kj T.
Excellent first lesson. Looking forward to many more.
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John S.

17 Reviews
Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • B.A. - Psychology from St. Olaf College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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John S.

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- 10 Years Teaching Experience
- Professional Musician
- Flexible teaching style (written notation, ear training, play-a-long songs)
- Patient & fun learning environment

About John

Hi, I'm John! I'm a full-time musician, currently splitting my time between teaching drums and touring with indie rock band Step Rockets. I've been fortunate enough to spend the past 12 years teaching, recording, and performing across North America. I started drumming at the age of 10, honing

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Chris T.
Excellent instructor! Positive, patient and great mix of focus on fundamentals vs. fun and challenging exercises to keep me engaged.
Jason G.
The first week is awesome. I had taken a class at a college for a quarter. I did very well and learned a lot. With that, John knew right where to start with me. Looking forward to getting the best sound I can. Thanks, John.
Maddy
John is THE BEST. He is as knowledgeable as they come, inspires my daughter to become her best self, is communicative and flexible. Honestly, I am scared he will become too popular — he's OURS! <3
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Lindsey R.

Minneapolis, MN
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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Lindsey R.

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My goal as a teacher is to share the love for music I have with my students. I use different methods for teaching as I find every student is different. I am skilled in but not limited to started beginner students. I always incorporate music theory and music history into lessons. There's room for parents to sit down and relax during lesson time as well.
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About Lindsey

I began my musical journey at the age of 4, when I was enrolled in piano lessons. At the age of 10 I became interested in sharing my love for piano with others. So I apprenticed myself to Ruth Snowman, my piano teacher and assisted with group classes, recitals, and festivals. Once older I became

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Ivan C.

Minneapolis, MN
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  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ivan C.

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What I value the most as a teacher is figuring out what the student is most interested in and creating a learning experience centered around their goals. I can teach beginning players to advanced players. I am well versed in both the classical and jazz/comercial styles of the instrument.

About Ivan

I am a saxophonist and composer who has been an active musician in the Twin Cities area for 8 years. I graduated in 2021 from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire with a degree in music performance. I love all types of music, especially anything involving improvisation. For advanced studies, My pa

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"Great start! Tracy has a calm way about her that works really well with our daughter. She left her with some fun and doable homework for the next lesson. We’re excited to keep going."
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Took Drum lessons from Tracy D.
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"Linda gains confidence with every lesson. Camille is the best vocal teacher ever."
Cathy
Took Singing lessons from Camille V.
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"My 7 year old son really enjoyed his piano lessons!"
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Took Piano lessons from Rosemarie R.
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"I started taking lessons with Bridget this year as an exercise in personal development and also to have a little fun. I was so impressed with Bridget's amazing talent and her extreme patience in teaching someone like me - I have very little singing experience. My voice changed dramatically with each lesson. Bridget is the best!"
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Took Broadway Singing lessons from Bridget C.
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She explains everything really good and even teaching me how to read music :)"
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Took Singing lessons from Holly T.
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"My son has been learning violin with Mr. Tigran since last 8 months. He started with very basic 8 months ago and last week his middle school won 12 trophies and he was at the center of the performance. Thanks to Mr. Tigran. Mr. Tigran has the ability to come to student level and bring a change. He is soft, polite and professional. My son is fully involved in violin now and looking towards next level. I am very pleased with his performance and looking forward that one day he will be playing like Mr. Tigran. During the last 8 months there were some occasions where my son was not able to meet the schedule appointment and Mr. Tigran was very accommodating with these situations. Mr. Tigran has the ability to relate music with daily life examples so kids can understand it better. A good communication is extremely important for a teacher and he posses this skill and knows how to apply it. I can see my son will grow very well with his music in future."
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I’ve been watching Marks live streams and have been blown away by the quality of his audio in the streams themselves and his quality compositions. He his engaged with his audience at every turn and in his sets and always bring the highest energy to his performance and shares trade secrets and wisdom to his viewers. He is very technically skilled in audio engineering and computers in general. Great dude to have in any musical alliance. His knowledge of theory and his technical prowess are just top notch. Enough said.

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