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Rob F.

5 Reviews
Overland Park, KS
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Bachelors Degree in Music Education from Wichita State University
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Rob F.

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I took lots of Music Theory classes in college. I have written 2 progressive rock albums with lots of chords and studied Jazz which is loaded with music theory. We can work on getting a great handle on what the music is doing theory wise.

About Rob

My name is Rob Foster. I teach violin and viola lessons in the KC area. My parents started me on the Suzuki Method at 3 years old. I have played and taught lots of Classical music but I am also passionate about other kinds of music as well. Rock, Blues, Jazz, Country, Funk and Improvisation. I h

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Leda G.
Very good teacher.
Sarah J.
Rob's passion for music is evident in his teaching. He is very professional and an excellent violin instructor. I can tell he truly wants his students to succeed. He is very patient and teaches in a way that is fun and involved. Very highly recommended.
Lindsey Eusterwiemann
Rob is a great violin teacher. He is very competent and knows how to break the steps down to help our 6-year old learn this complex instrument. We are excited to see her learn and grow!
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Tim T.

17 Reviews
Blue Springs, MO
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1985
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Tim T.

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We begin with exercises to develop technique and train for agility, musicality and music theory. Classical music is used but not exclusively as we explore the many different genres of music! Ear training is also offered so that the student may be able to play by ear as well as reading music.

About Tim

My wife and I have been teaching piano lessons in the Kansas City area for more than 20 years. We have studios in our home; she teaches upstairs and I teach downstairs! I am currently accepting new students and welcome the opportunity to see them grow and experience the joy of piano playing. W

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Lydia
Tim is a wonderful instructor. He genuinely loves music, and it comes through during lessons. He has a positive teaching style. He strives to meet my kids where there at and teaches to their interests, but also manages to get technique and theory in. Tim is a treasure!
Aruna R.
Great first lesson. Very clear instructions. Looking forward to more sessions.
Larry G.
Great first lesson, I'm really looking forward to working with TIm to learn to play piano!

Melissa J.

5 Reviews
Kansas City, MO
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Bachelors of Music from Lindenwood University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Melissa J.

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As a passionate cello player, I want my students to have fun but also really understand their instrument and the music they are playing! Students will learn their scales through the circle of fifths, shifting positions, vibrato techniques, music theory, and performing with an accompanist. They are expected to have fun but to work hard - it’s totally worth it!

About Melissa

I have been playing piano for 23 years and cello for 16 years. I love sharing music with others and seeing them grow to love music as well. I am currently a pianist for the KC Ballet’s ROAD program. I have a Bachelors of Music from Lindenwood University. I have been a piano accompanist for 7 years.

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Taylor E.
Great first lesson with hands-on playing, not just an orientation. Looking forward to the next lesson!
Gerald
I decided to take up cello at age 57 as a new instrument. Melissa did a great job teaching proper technique and method and was really aware of my personal goals for what I wanted to achieve. She has a great gentle and encouraging demeanor. I would highly recommend Melissa.
Clint
Melissa was very patient and such a great teacher on my first lesson with her. It went by so fast and I learned so much!

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Joseph K.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joseph K.

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Every music lesson is fun and encouraging!!! The music lessons will involve prizes, games, and ending each lesson with something positive, but also something to practice. Students will be motivated to play their favorite songs, and also learn to read and write music. Please do inquire to learn more about Joseph or his teaching style.

About Joseph Patrick

Joseph has a total of 10 years teaching experience and performs professionally around Denver, Colorado. Joseph is a certified Illinois teacher with a Bachelors in Music Education from Millikin University. He's a former Chicago public school music teacher and also taught internationally in Seoul,

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John
I was extremely pleased with Joe Kelley's approach to teaching my grandchild. He was very patient and demonstrated a unique ability to bond with my grandchild. I will recommend him to other people who are interested having their children take on line music lessons.
Marie Jackson
I highly recommend Joseph Kelley. He’s great with my two daughters. My girls have been learning a lot and practicing piano willingly! I enjoy his positive attitude and unique fun lessons.
Kathy
Joe is very competent and patient as a teacher.
All students are fortunate that Joe is sharing his talents.
I recommend Joe without hesitation.

Chad E.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Chad E.

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I studied classical saxophone at the Royal Conservatory of Brussels and Jazz improvisation at Howard University. My lessons will show you just about every aspect of playing the saxophone form articulation for an etude or how to swing the notes for jazz band.

About Chad

Saxophone is my business for over 40 years. Jazz, R&B, Classical, Hip Hop whatever the job needs. If you want to learn how to play classical and need work that will get you that scholarship, you have come to the right place. You could be in the jazz band and need some help with the improvisation, y

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Eric B.
My son said this after his first lesson with Chad, “Mom, this is the first time I actually smiled after a lesson, I already know I’m going to learn so much from him!”
Eric Thomas
Awesome first lesson. Went over a bunch of things. very patient and very knowledgeable. Looking forward to the rest of the lessons,

Nicole K.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Bachelors in Studio Music and Jazz Voice from University of Miami
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Nicole K.

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We will work on mic handling, cable wrapping, stage presence, how to work a crowd, and how to perform in different arenas. My degree and experience in the studio has equipped me with a chameleon like vocal ability to mimic an array of vocal styles and genres and I can train you to do the same!

About Nicole

My name is Nicole but you can call me Nikki! Here's a little about me and what I've accomplished. My Background: I have been singing since the age of four! I am a native of Miami Beach Florida. I started performing in church and school where my passion for performing were developed. Having com

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Tatty S.
She is very Nice person and easy to understand. I enjoy the time taking the lesson I LOVE IT!!!
Kacy M.
Great first lesson! Really looking forward to more.
Amy J.
patient understanding very relaxed atmosphere

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"Naomi is a very good teacher. She really tries to adapt the lesson to fit the student."
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Took Cello lessons from Naomi R.
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"Love taking piano lessons with Natasha! She's so patient and knowledgable about the material. She makes the pieces easy to understand and keeps me challenged with new pieces that are fun to play. Additionally, she'll give me a brief history on composers and the time period in which the piece was composed which I enjoy. Strongly recommend her to anyone interested in starting to play piano or coming back to it after some time."
Christa
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"Elisa is wonderful! She’s patient and fun. My granddaughter really likes her and looks forward to her lesson. She was playing songs by lesson #4."
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"good experience, considering skype issues but I think we will work well together."
Susan
Took Singing lessons from Phillip F.
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Took Singing lessons from Athena M.
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Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Fawn A.
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"My son Liam truly enjoys his classes with Chis Coiler. Chris has been teaching Liam for over a year now. His musical knowledge and ability to teach young kids is amazing. He is a true professional and keeps Liam excited and eager to learn at every class. We would strongly recommend Chris as a music teacher.

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Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Chris C.
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