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Lynlie S.

Mission, KS
Starting at $39
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Lynlie S.

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Hello flutists and parents! My name is Lynlie Simpson and I am a flute player and teacher. I have a Masters degree in flute performance from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. I am passionate about helping flutists of all ages reach their musical goals! Lessons are unique to each student. I believe that lessons should be FUN! I have over 7 years of experience teaching flute lessons (and 1.5 years of online teaching experience), and I have learned that students are most successful when they are having fun. If you want to play classical music, I'm ready! If you want to play your favorite songs on the radio, let's do it! The music that makes you happy is the music you should be playing. Reach out to me if you have any questions at all! I can't wait to hear from you and make music together!

About Lynlie

Lynlie Simpson is passionate about all things flute! Originally from Jonesboro, Arkansas, she has been playing flute since 2008 and teaching since 2014. She is a recent graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City, where she received a Master of Music degree in flute performance. Lynlie enj

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Harry G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German
  • 3 years music performance from University of Denver
  • Teaching since 1983
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Harry G.

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I individualize each students instruction. I keep in mind the students and parents goals and schedule when I make this plan.

About Harry

I started playing clarinet in the school band at age six. My father was a musician, and he thought that playing in the school band would help me overcome my extreme shyness. I remember my first music lesson. I really liked my teacher. He came to my house, and he helped me to care for my clarinet

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Javier B.
Very good first lesson
Rylee
Harry helped my daughter polish up some pieces for an audition. She was nervous and didn't feel fully prepared. Three visits from Harry gave her some great instruction and the confidence to go in and nail her audition!
Tracy L.
My son has had three lessons so far, and we have been very impressed. Mr. Grainger does a great job of encouraging my son through positive feedback, making lessons fun, and giving him very specific, targeted feedback to improve his playing. He has been very flexible and responsive to our changing needs. I highly recommend him.
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Gwendolyn A.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Gwendolyn A.

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An experienced educator specializing in student-focused lessons. Not every method will work for every student, therefore I will seek to customize the lessons to the students. My goal is to guide the students in reaching their goals and helping them enjoy the process. My skill areas are classical training, music theory, sight-reading, playing with expression, rhythms, ensemble playing, error correction, and preparing for performance. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Questions are welcome.

About Gwendolyn

Looking for experience? Customized lessons? Encouraging feedback? Positive error correction? With a wide range of teaching experiences and a love of education, I am always searching for the best methods for my students. Seeking the best way to guide my students began with my education d

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Jeana
Gwen is a fantastic teacher! Several years ago, my then 3rd grader joined Gwen's homeschool one day a week for science, PE, field trips and recorder lessons. My daughter had a fabulous time! Gwen really is one of the best, most well-rounded homeschool teachers I know and is capable of integrating beyond these specific subjects she teaches. She really listens to your goals, concerns and needs and is creative in coming up with solutions... All so your child can learn most effectively!
Kelly
Gwen did a fantastic job of teaching my struggling writer annotating literature and writing. She answered all of his questions, and gave advice when he struggled to understand the content. Her consistently positive attitude and outlook was a real encouragement to him.
Sabrina
Mrs. Amiri is so much fun! I learned so much from her and she is so enthusiastic about music and teaching.
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Frances B.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English
  • M.A. Flute Performance from Queens College
  • Awarded Artist Fellowship from Bowdoin College Summer Music Festival
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Frances B.

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I offer my flute students of all ages and levels inspiring and interesting lessons based on classical repertoire, exercises and studies from from the Western European traditions of mostly the French school of flute playing, but also borrowing from the English and German traditions.

I work with my students to develop and improve tone quality and pitch control. I guide them through Moyse, De La Sonorite, and Trevor Wye's Practice Book 1 on Tone and note bending exercises. While guiding my students through exercises, etudes and pieces, I strive to sharpen their listening skills by drawing their attention to fuzzy tone, faulty pitch, uneven fingers etc. I use tuners and metronomes in my lessons to encourage these skills and to teach my students how to practice to get great results.

I thoroughly enjoy teaching and playing flute! With over 25 years of experience, I still find teaching to be the most rewarding and fun experience. I always look forward to meeting and working with new ...

About Frances

Originally from Massachusetts, I have been teaching children and adults flute for over 20 years. I teach from the very beginner student to the very advanced and I have additional training in the Suzuki Method which is especially helpful for beginning young children. I am primarily a classical flute

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Crystal
Our son attended a neighborhood concert and was struck with the idea that he’d like to learn to play the flute. We knew absolutely nothing about flutes at that time, but we consider ourselves so, so fortunate that Frannie came to us by recommendation.

Frannie is fun and has a great sense of humor. She is endlessly patient and relaxed, but also firm when she needs to be. She always keeps the music interesting for him – for example, after a period of working hard on the pieces in the Suzuki Method repertoire, she encourages him to mix it up and play some things just for fun, like the popular themes to Star Wars and Harry Potter.

Our son, now 9, has been studying with Frannie for almost a year now, and I cannot believe how much he has grown and improved in such a short amount of time. Frannie inspires him to play his very best; he works hard to emulate her gorgeous tone. He absolutely loves his weekly lessons, he looks forward to her student recitals, and he is motivated to practice every day.

It is a beautiful thing to watch your child fall in love with making music, and we credit this to Frannie. She has our highest recommendation.
Eamon G
I took lessons with Frannie for more than ten years, starting at age 4 in an introduction to music class at the Brooklyn Music School. Through her I found not just a great love for music but a lens through which I discovered and learned about the world. With Frannie, once a week for nearly my entire childhood, I would learn to practice and work at a piece or phrase, or to interpret and have and opinion on music I played, or to play like I mean every note, and so on endlessly. Those skills were some of the earliest and most important lessons I had about how to live and enjoy my life, and art, and how to work hard, and care about what I do for my own sake and no one else's. And I don't believe just any teacher could have done that for me. Since moving on I have often felt a different excitement and deep understanding of music than many of the peers I met who have spent far more time than me studying music.

I'm still a musician. I graduated recently from Bard College with a degree in music and have since played onstage in a very successful off-broadway musical. I've played in many orchestras including with graduate & conservatory students at Bard, with the New York Youth Symphony Orchestra, and at LaGuardia High School (formerly Music & Art). I have moved on to other instruments, and forms of music, but I credit Frances not just for showing me how much I love music but for teaching me in many ways how to enjoy and get what I want from life. I can't recommend her enough.
Ben
My daughter Coco studied with Frances for a number of years. Without question Francis was the best music teacher Coco ever had, and she's had quite a few.
Francis is generous, creative, and inspiring to work with, she has the perfect balance of qualities that a music student needs. She's highly motivating and makes demands of her students which stretch them to achieve their full potential, yet she never pushes past their limits; Coco never felt stressed by her practice but always wanted to fulfill the expectation of excellence which Francis instilled in her. Francis always led by example and was kind, supportive, and a lot of fun to work with. She's also disciplined, reliable, and punctual. I give her the highest recommendation.
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Justin H.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Justin H.

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The flute is an amazing instrument! The flute has a beautiful shimmery sound. I am so excited to teach you more about the flute! I am an interactive teacher who can assist you in many ways in regards to learning how to play the flute including; correct posture, new breathing techniques, correct fingerings, alternative fingerings, improved sight-reading skills, greater music theory knowledge, and performance skills. I recommend using the Essential Elements for Band book series. Once we connect and I can find out more about your playing level we can find the perfect book for your. I can't wait to work with you :)

About Justin

As a highly skilled musician and teacher with proven experience in building music programs, teaching all levels of skill, expressing a high level of artistry, and developing professional relationships; I believe you will thoroughly enjoy working with me. I have been a life long musician, starting w

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Ramon L.
He is almost perfect however needs to be assertive and more frank.
Ramon L.
The bassoon is intimidating but not the teacher.
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Amy K.

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Starting at $50
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Amy K.

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I don’t actually teach flute and piano lessons… I teach fully integrated musicianship and community building that involves the flute and piano. I teach a full curriculum that blends not just good playing, but music theory (how music is constructed), history, performance skills, and positive social interaction. Why just “take flute lessons” when you can meet new friends while performing in three recitals per year and maybe even in the Kentucky All-State Band or the Cincinnati Youth Orchestra? Why just play simple melodies when you can learn the skills that enable you to take on college-level literature like a boss?

Why settle for ORDINARY when you can be UTTERLY EXTRAORDINARY!!

About Amy

Hey! I’m Dr. Amy. If it has to do with music, I’ve probably done it, from performing flutist to band director to church musician to general music teacher to college music theory professor! I have a doctorate, two masters degrees, and a bachelors degree all in music. (You know how some people col

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Zane
Dr. Kennedy (Amy) was so phenomenal to work with. I felt so enriched by our conversations and one-on-one work. She encouraged me to dig deeper and push past the surface when analyzing works, an important skill I use every day as a theorist. I always left feeling like I had a good grasp on the content, but even more important I left feeling valued as an academic and human. Highly highly recommend her services!

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The average cost of 60-minute flute lessons in Kansas City is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $45 and $142 per hour.
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"Leanna is a fun instructor who makes it easier to understand and engage ones body in their music. Breathing never seemed to be a big deal but with her help it made a big difference in my performance."
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"Leanna is very patient and perceptive of the things I need to work on. I'm very excited after my first lesson with her and am looking forward to continuing."
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"Samantha is a fantastic instructor for students at all levels! She has helped me so much with flute and she will help you too! She is always happy to help with any questions I have. I highly recommend taking flute lessons with Samantha!"
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"I had a good first lesson. She knows a lot of stuff about flute. I've never heard about the pentascale before."
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