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Nathan D.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Bachelor of Arts from West Chester University of Pennslyvania
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Nathan D.

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Anything and everything guitar is my specialty. Electric or acoustic welcome. We will cover the parts of the instrument and why everything is so darn important (like how to stay in tune!). We can perfect your guitar's signal flow, pedals, and amplifier settings, too!

All kinds of styles from simple note picking and open chords to pop/rock/punk/metal/blues/jazz and more.

Want to learn basic rhythm? lead? fast strumming? how about making those big chords without making your hands hurt? I can help! You'll be jamming along with your favorite songs and with friends in no time.

I typically will teach and write guitar using tablature instead of standard sheet music. These are a simple set of lines and numbers that are much easier to read, and once learned will instantly give you access to thousands of songs.

Also I can show you how to play with a capo or slide, fingerstyle or pick. If you want to learn grunge or sing deep, I can show you how to play in lower tunings as ...

About Nathan

Hello! My name is Nathan, but you can also call me Nate or Nay. I have played guitar, bass, and drums for over twenty years. I also sing, play piano, and play several wind instruments. I compose music, and I have been involved in numerous live performance bands and recording studio proj

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Karen
Nathan is an excellent teacher. He is very clear in his explanations and helped me to better understand guitar chords, strumming patterns and fingering. He gave me several exercises to work on in the coming weeks. I am looking forward to my next class.
-Karen A
Brian S.
Great lesson. Look forward to next week.
Gavin
Excellent. Friendly and met my son where he’s at!
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Kelly J.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Sign Language
  • Awarded NA from NA
  • Bachelor in Science of Music and Arts from Chatham University
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Kelly J.

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I have followed my mother's singing footprints since 6 years of age. I am a huge fan of Walt Disney's movie because of its colorful arts and musics. in singing, i focus on the diaphragm for breathing techniques and performance anxieties. If your looking for a vocal teacher that are strictly for performance, I apologize for any inconvenience , however I'm not the teacher to prepare you for it. Basic vocal techniques are my main focus to enhance your voice to become better.

About Kelly

Kelly has been teaching private lessons since June 2011 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home , at her home studio and online. Kelly received Music trainings at Community College of Allegheny Campus and Chatham University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in where she received a degr

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Great Teacher!
Nivea W.
Kelly is very friendly and she took the time to get to know my granddaughter and what Her singing goals are. Kelly then laid out a plan to achieve those goals.
George
Kellys is an awesome person and great teacher. She's extremely talented and an inspiration

Karina M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Karina M.

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College trained cellist, specializing in the beginner/intermediate cello student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be playing songs in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of note reading, music theory, ear training, sight reading, technique, and more. Let's get started

About Karina

Welcome! I am in my 3rd year of college and I have been playing cello for 8 years. My goal after I graduate is to continue my education and earn my Masters while building my career as a performer. I've always loved teaching private lessons and can't wait to build my studio! More personally, I have

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Laura W.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Awarded Whos Who In American Colleges and Universities from Point Loma University
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Laura W.

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Acoustic Guitar, Beginning and Intermediate.

About Laura

I teach voice, piano and guitar. My Music Degree from Point Loma Nazarene University is in Vocal Performance. I love what I do. I teach children through adults. I have lots of experience in worship leading for church if that is of interest. *** Lesson Details *** I am easy-going, but I expect

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Reid M.
Very easy to work with, patient and knowledegable
John B.
Laura took time to learn about my 5 year old son & ask questions in order to connect before just jumping into the guitar lesson.
Shauna
My son is having a wonderful experience taking lessons online with Laura. She has an exceptional knowledge of music and is able to share this knowledge in a way that is easily understood. I value her positive feedback, timeliness, and consistency. She takes interest in the student and works to draw out their passion for playing the instrument. As a parent, I would highly recommend hiring Laura.

Amir M.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Amir M.

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if you are passionate to learn flamenco guitar in any level or age you are. I have lived with flamenco guitar all my life and have answer to your questions. check my performing and teaching videos on YouTube for more information.

About Amir

I grew up in a family of musicians and at a very young age developed an avid interest in Playing guitar, which have influenced me ever since. started learning guitar with my father who is a professional guitar teacher as well. at 2006 traveled to Spain to study with world known Flamenco Masters. in

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David S.
Amir is sensitive always on time master of his art and is a great teacher
Adrian N.
Amir is a very good guitar teacher. I play classical guitar and I wanted to also learn Flamenco. Amir is specialized in this art-form and passionate about it. He has a lot of patience, and explains the concepts clearly. He also looks carefully at every aspect of my playing, pin-pointing and correcting errors I make that otherwise I would not be aware of. He is always ready to answer questions and insists that I play that piece of music very well, before going further. After only a few weeks with Amir my flamenco started to sound very well, and I am confident that soon I will play at the speed and accuracy that this music form demands. I look forward to many more great lessons with Amir.

Murray P.

84 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, English
  • BS from Morgan State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Murray P.

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Snare Drum
-Proper sitting & standing posture
- Care & tuning of snare drum
- Proper grips and hand placement
- Stone & Moeller technique
-Basic rudiments development single stroke, double stroke, open stroke rolls, single, double, triple paradiddles, flams, flam taps, flamadiddle, flam accent, ruff family
- Reading simple rhythms & notes, whole, half, quarters, 8ths, 16ths, 8ths note triplets and 16ths note triplets
- Develop time keeping skills, working with a metronome or click track

Drum Set
- Intermediate drum set book
- Reading various time signatures
- More style studies such as, reggae, latin, gospel, rock, jazz, blues, samba, r&b etc...
- Enhance time keeping skills, working with a metronome or click track
- Use of brushes, mallets and hot rods on drum set
- Double bass drumming concepts
- Development creativity and endless ideas on the drum set for grooves, solos and drum fills

About Murray

I received my B.S. & Music Degree with concentration in instrumentalists from Morgan State University. I have been playing since the age of three years old and have been teaching since 2004. In 2016, I was accepted as a member of the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM). I am very well

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Elijah R.
First lesson, can tell we chose the right instructor. Excellent with my child. Knowledgeable.. my 11 year old is excited for more lessons!! :)
Cathy Gertz
Murray has a unique way of finding the way to teach an individual based on their strengths and weaknesses and how their brain thinks and learns. My 52 year old brain doesn't always get it but Murray always finds a way or technique for me to understand so that I can play and be the best that I can be whether I playing my drums or playing my cajon..
Jaser S.
Not enough space to write how excited our students. Murray knows drums In and OUT. We are beyond blessed to have him instruct us!

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"Wonderful teacher! Jonathan has been a very patient instructor for my daughter and she is really enjoying learning the violin! I would recommend Jonathan to any parent of a kindergartner (or really of any age). Many thanks!!!"
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Took Violin lessons from Jonathan G.
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"Kat is a very thoughtful and patient teacher. I started off with just Ukulele lessons but she soon encouraged me broadened my horizons and work on my singing as well. She's always very prepared and focuses as much on the why as the how, providing the context that fosters more wholistic learning. I highly recommend taking lessons from her!"
Keith
Took Singing lessons from Kat M.
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"Luther made me feel very comfortable. I was able to follow his direction without having any prior musical training."
Wilmary
Took Singing lessons from Luther B.
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"Jesse has been teaching our 10 year old daughter ukulele for the past year and she's loving it! He's a wonderful teacher with a kind demeanor. Jesse is always encouraging and patient. He always finds songs that my daughter is excited to play. We highly recommend Jesse!"
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Took Ukulele lessons from Jesse H.
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"Got me on track for bass guitar, great instructor. Always knowledgeable, positive, and patience."
Adam
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Cole P.
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Took Banjo lessons from Ben E.
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"Danny has helped me with a project I had for my church. It was my first time singing in front of my congregation or more than a few people and my dogs. So I set up classes and could only find good acoustics in my walk in closet. So with my laptop I did classes and right away Danny was able to point out my problem areas. Long story short Danny's advise is to always "work with what you have". So the day of the performance we had some tech issues and one of two monitors went out. I learned and was reminded to why I was singing and kept smiling. It was a success. Even though was nervous and shaking a bit. They loved me. Now I perform every chance I get."
Jessie
Took Singing lessons from Danny V.
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"I took my first lesson with Monica and everything was great. I have a lot to learn, and I think she is giving me the proper foundation so that I can eventually become a decent singer."
Glenn
Took Singing lessons from Monica S.
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"We have enjoyed immensely studying piano with Fawn. My eight-year-old son adores her and she has been wonderful in inspiring and motivating him to learn and grow. Her studio environment is professional yet fun and while her expectations are high for her students, she nurtures their talent and pushes them to greatness. Fawn is a gifted teacher and musician and we feel blessed to have be able to study with her"
Meg
Took Piano lessons from Fawn A.
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"My daughter is 14 years old. She has been taking voice lessons for the past two years. We moved to a very suburban area where there were no voice teachers close to our town. We tried online lesson with Glen for the first time. We are re-signing up. My daughter and I are pleased to find a instructor as gifted as Glenn.
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Took Singing lessons from Glenn W.
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