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Donnie E.

154 Reviews
Nixa, MO
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Student Favorite from Takelessons Community
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Donnie E.

154 Reviews
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If you are a beginning guitar enthusiast and want to learn how to play the right way, I can help you. I have been playing guitar for 14 years and have experience playing rock, jazz, and blues guitar. Plus, I use an award winning program that I'll personally tailor to your needs! Please feel free to ask me any questions! Book now to take advantage of my new premium quality guitar lessons!

About Donnie

Hi! My name is Donnie and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons for 5 years and have loved helping my students, Kevin, Andrew, and Avery (all of whom have left 5-star reviews) reach their goals! I strive to not only give my students exercises and riffs to learn, but to teach t

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Trey S.
My son loved his first lesson.. he's even more excited about playing now
Paul F.
Donnie is great, and has the patience of a Saint.
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Tim K.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Drama, Music from Trinity University
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Tim K.

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History has always been an interest of mine. I took several history courses in college. As a substitute teacher and as a private tutor, I have taught American, European and World History for several years. My students are always impressed by the depth and breadth of my knowledge of the subject, my passion for history and the way in which I make it interesting and entertaining.

About Tim (William)

My name is Tim and I live in Schertz, Texas. I hold a BM and a BME from UTSA and an MM from Texas State. I also studied drama for 3 years at Trinity University. I have been a music teacher for 32 years. I have taught elementary music, secondary choir and college level music courses. I have performe

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Dave
Just finished my third lesson. Tim’s doing a great job working with me and providing great lessons.
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Moriah D.

14 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Recording Industry from Middle Tennessee State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Moriah D.

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Nashville singer-songwriter with a degree in Music Business and an emphasis in songwriting from MTSU. I've toured around the country as an artist, and currently write in the country, pop, and Christian genres. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student, helping them strengthen their natural style and grow to meet their personal goals. All experience levels welcome, I look forward to helping you learn to structure and hone the craft of songwriting, and express yourself through song. Sign up today, and lets make music fun and attainable!

About Moriah

I am a professional singer-songwriter, living in Nashville, TN, with a degree in Music Business from MTSU. I have been a touring artist for 10 years and have a passion for not only the craft of singing and songwriting, but for finding the uniqueness in others and helping them shine! In addition to w

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Moriah is an extremely competent, encouranging and engaging teacher, but also a lovely and kind person! She is always smiling, makes you feel at ease since the first moment and her advices and explanations are making the difference since the first lesson! It's a pleasure to learn with her and I am satisfied beyond my expectations ! Can't wait to continue :)
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Alex M.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Japanese, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 to 65
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Alex M.

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I have been studying & teaching composition/arranging since 2005. I believe that both subjects are very personal forms of artistic expression, so my goals as a teacher is to open as many doors & pathways within the subjects as I possibly can. I cover everything from arranging/composing for solo instruments to full symphonic orchestrations to writing for rock bands.

About Alex

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" in 2

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Ron P.
Alex was awesome- I really enjoyed the time and learned a lot Alex has a great skill of being able to connect with people.
Cathleen
Alex is a terrific teacher. He really connects with my son and introduces new musical ideas to him. My son is always happy after his lessons with Alex whether they meet in person or streaming.
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.
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Randy S.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Awarded Dean's List from Illinois State University
  • Bachelors in Fine Arts, sequence Acting from Illinois State University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Randy S.

25 Reviews
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This is another one of those topics that require much of the work to be done by the student. I know that sounds a bit obvious; what subject is any different? This one however requires the student to employ rote techniques and constant drilling. Materials are minimal and is closely related to the "Vocabulary" subject.

About Randy

I have always been an actor first, it is the craft and discipline in which I hold my advanced degrees; it is my first and eternal love. There really isn't much more one could add to such a claim. Simultaneously I have believed a teacher is born, not bred; and I was born to be in theatre, and now, wi

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Charles
Very knowledgeable and personable. Able to communicate more complex concepts in an easy to understand manner.
Kariem
First off. Just want to say that we had to cancel our first session. However, I really like this guy because he had kept it real and set it straight on the reason why the session was cancel. He was very sick that day and he didn't want to be involved with the session not being at 100%. Respect! I wouldn't have wanted him not being at his best either. Takes alot of guts for a person to confess that. I really appreciated the honesty because that explains how passionate Randy is about the craft.
Second of all, when we did our first session, I had to deal with a rough technical patch of trying g to join in for the session. He had no problem helping me with this technical glitch rather than allowing TakeLessons (who I was unable to reach because of matainace issues), to handle it. He helped 5he TakeLessons team. A plus Randy! Though I had to finally use another device to finally join the session, Randy was still willing to have patience and help me with the tech problem.
Lastly, Randy brought a warm feeling to the session and yet sincere. He made me feel welcomed, which opened me up more during this session. This helped because I am uncomfortable with improv but want to get better. He understood this and gave a real honest approach. Also, he informed me that we were going to get a gist of my performance level and work from there. Furthermore, we were going to ease our way into improvement. This gave me alot more balance than other improv classes. He is even willing to give me a little homework that I can practice in prep for next week.
Randy is very encouraging and I enjoyed our first session. I'm exited for next week!
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Gwendolyn B.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $36
  • Speaks italian
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gwendolyn B.

4 Reviews
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As a private instructor, I genuinely encourage efficient practice, solid technique and good tone quality, as well as an appreciation for music. I also incorporate the study of music theory and the study of music fundamentals in my lessons. I have experience teaching the genres of classical, jazz, modern, folk, and pop music and hope to extend the joy of learning music to my students as well as help them grow and gain confidence in order to bring on-going fulfillment to their musical experience.

About Gwendolyn

I currently teach private lessons in saxophone, flute, and piano and have experience working with individuals as well as small groups. In 2007, I received a Bachelor’s degree in Music Performance from the University of Washington where I studied jazz and classical saxophone. For the past 15 years,

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Ramesh Ramaiah
Gwen was understood that this is my first lesson and gave me full support and she was excellent. I am happy that I found a good teacher.
Ardeshir J.
Gwen was a wonderful instructor. She was so knowledgable about both music theory and saxophone skills. I would totally recommend her.
Carl S.
Very friendly and extremely helpful I’m really looking forward to my next lesson. I love how she jumped right in and got me playing.

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"Cathryn is very kind, quirky, and welcoming. My 10 year old daughter adores her! Her love of singing and enthusiasm for it is contagious. She has used many teaching techniques with my daughter that I have not seen before, but have proven very effective. I can hardly believe the change in may daughter's singing after just a few lessons."
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Took Singing lessons from Cathryn K.
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"I just finished my first lesson. It was eye-opening and musical life-changing. I look forward to my next lesson and many more."
Elliot
Took Guitar lessons from William G.
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"What can I say? She is amazing. She is so tuned into what is going on with her students. Great teaching skills, she knows her craft, and her personality lets you know right away that it is going to be a relaxed pleasant stress free atmosphere that creates the perfect environment to learn. She is patient and is a joy to be around. My whole attitude has been changed from I wonder if is possible for me to learn to play the violin, to I am so excited at the fact that in time, that I actually will be proficient at playing. For that I am so thankful!"
Mike
Took Violin lessons from Theresa S.
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"Laura is great! I’m an adult student coming back to piano, and she really took the time to understand what level I was at when I started. She mixes in music theory and selects a variety of pieces from outside the typical lesson book which makes it more interesting and fun."
Samantha
Took Piano lessons from Laura S.
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"Great Instructor, great conversation and lesson, looking forward to many more lessons."
John
Took Harmonica lessons from Randall K.
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"Very educational for a complete beginner. Made me feel at ease."
Dirk
Took Singing lessons from Timothy H.
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"We've been really happy with Jonathan so far. He's been teaching my son for a few months and I love that he teaches both classical and jazz/improv in tandem. I was taught classically only and I see so much value in this side by side approach- best of both worlds. He's patient but he also has high standards. Glad we found him!"
Stephanie
Took Piano lessons from Jonathan H.
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"These lessons are great and helpful! Helped me grow as a singer!"
Marques
Took Singing lessons from Tanisha H.
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"Amanda is great. She is very patient and encouraging to my son. He really wanted to take singing lessons. He’s super happy, and we definitely hear the progress. It has restored a measure of sanity to our home"
Keith
Took Singing lessons from Amanda K.
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"Good focus on fundamentals with lots of tricks of the trade for newer players..very patient and helping my son focus on results. Very happy!"
Trevor
Took Trombone lessons from Billy D.
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