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Dr. Nick S.

13 Reviews
Albemarle, NC
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor of Arts from Clemson University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dr. Nick S.

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Learn your way with an instructor who puts student needs first. I have a Doctor of Music Arts degree in Saxophone Performance and 7 years of teaching experience working with beginners in 5th/6th grade through college music majors. As a performer, I play classical recitals, big band swing dance gigs, festivals, and more. As a teacher, I focus on what the student wants to learn - anything from basic foundation skills; scales and technique; theory; improvisation; and relevant repertoire. I place an emphasis on relaxation and removal of tension from the body which will dramatically improve the student's playing abilities.

About Dr. Nick

Hello! If you would like to learn music, challenge your abilities, and express yourself by connecting with your inner artist, I can be your guide. If you want to get over the anxiety of playing music in front of others, I can help you transform that tension into confidence. Dr. Nick S. is a native

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Ramon L.
Agreeable person.
Eric
This is exactly what I was looking for: A comprehensive plan to take me where I want to be with no guess work.
Nick knows saxophone and how to teach/learn it. This is a teacher that you can trust with your time and money.
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Christina E.

13 Reviews
Concord, NC
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Awarded Psi Chi the International Honor Society in Psychology from Walden University
  • Music from Alabama School of Fine Arts
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Christina E.

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With in a few lessons students will be able to play a simple song and with continued practice and teaching from me develop love and understanding of music. Now working with Preschoolers ages 3-5

About Christina

Hi, there! My name is Christina E. and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons for 15 plus years and have loved helping my students prepare for concerts, school auditions, and just learning music. I attended the Alabama School of Fine Arts high school and Queens University of

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Rebeccah
We have been so pleased since starting lessons with Christina! My 6 yr old looks forward to her lessons every week! She is very knowledgeable, patient and so so friendly. We absolutely adore her! (And her sweet son 🙃)
Letaj E.
Great First time experince... Looking forward to future lessons!!!
Matthew B.
very good. Explain s everthing
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Kelly M.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Classical Voice Performance from New York University
  • Awarded Outstanding Achievement and Citizenship from New York University
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Kelly M.

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I am passionate about connecting students to their own unique voice through discovering the relationship between the body, the brain, vocal discipline, and personal expression. I work on creating a resonant and freely produced sound throughout all the registers. My goal is to promote healthy vocal technique while having full engagement in a song. I believe that singing is not only learning the right notes and words while delivering a lovely sound: singing is conveying your emotion, your engagement, and your character’s situation to the audience. Once your voice is lined up with great technique, your “own” true voice will begin to surface with an increased vocal range, resonance, and heightened flexibility between notes. You will explore who YOU are as a singer and discover what repertoire works best for you. I also emphasize working through the actor’s process, so she can fully prepare you for any audition or performance.

About Kelly

Hi, I'm Kelly! I'm a coloratura soprano who currently resides near New York City. With a strong emphasis on vocal technique, I teach voice in my private studio or at The County College of Morris, where I serve as an adjunct faculty member. Some of my previously staged operatic and musical theater r

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Irene M.
My son had such a blast at his first lesson. Thank you Kelly for making him feel so at ease! Your beautiful voice and obvious love of music, your teaching technics and your openness to my son's needs hooked him in :) He cannot wait for his next lesson. See you soon!
Christine Cullin
Kelly is a fantastic teacher who we would recommend without hesitation. Kelly partners the dynamics of voice, proper breathing techniques and performing skills to make sure her students reach their full potential. While working with her, my daughter has built a diverse repertoire of performance pieces, expanded her range and learned a solid foundation of voice instruction. Her fun and dynamic lessons would benefit singers of any level.

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Milton J.

58 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, French, German, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Ethnomusicology/African-American & African Studies from University of California Davis
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Milton J.

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I've been teaching guitar for over eight years. I've previously been a part of two bands during my formative years and recently have been a session guitar player for four upcoming indie rock, alternative, and R&B/Soul albums.
For children and beginners, I use the Mel Bay publication Children's Guitar Chord Book as well as Hal Leonard's Guitar Method series. I also apply basic music theory that includes learning the Circle of Fifths and basic reading of sheet music.

For intermediate guitar players, I utilize the Gibson's Learn and Master Guitar series to teach Power Chord Formation and Delivery, Fingerpicking, Pentatonic Scales, Reading Tabulature, and tackling some of classic rock and jazz's favorite tunes.

For guitar lessons at my studio, I leverage Guitar Pro to project and display tabs and play-alongs with ease. For in-home lessons, I use the software for select lessons as we begin song selection and play-alongs.

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About Milton

Hey there, everyone! My name is Milton and I teach vocal, guitar, piano, and musical theatre lessons in the Inland Empire area. I help those young, middle-aged, and not-as-young tap into their own soul through music so that they may help others find theirs as well. I believe that in order to

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Chelsea B.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Italian, German, Spanish, French, English
  • Bachelor of Music from Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Chelsea B.

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When teaching beginning piano I often focus on building a good foundation. Lessons are centered on rudiments, basic music theory, and technique. A wide variety of repertoire will be available to each student and will cover many styles and genres.

About Chelsea

Let's make some music together!!! Here's the why and how: As an educator, I've had experience teaching both young children and adults in many settings, whether it be in a classroom, small group lesson, or one-on-one. I pride myself on providing lessons that are uniquely individual and foster a

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Yi
Wonderful teacher! I've been taking lessons to improve my voice in speech and daily conversations with Chelsea for 9 months, and I've definitely achieved my goal. She made customized plans, design the class based on my goals, and adjust the class material based on my feedbacks. Now my voice is much more supported and I’m more confident in giving presentations. Overall, she is very professional, supportive and encouraging!
Shintaro
I truly can only say good things about working with Chelsea. I was quite nervous about taking piano lessons for the first time since my early childhood, but Chelsea was very encouraging and made me feel at ease. Even with pieces that I thought I couldn’t succeed in playing, her method of breaking down the piece and then putting it back together worked amazingly for me and I was able to learn to play those pieces. We had to unfortunately switch to virtual lessons midway due to COVID-19, but she was used to conducting virtual lessons and I didn’t feel any hiccups with the switch in lesson format. What’s also great about Chelsea is that she cares about you more than just as her student but you as a person - she actually helped me with a career change (granted it was related to music) and was very helpful in that aspect as well for me. She was everything I could have hoped for in a piano instructor and more!
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Chelsea is a tremendous teacher, with sympathy and patience for my absurd schedule and difficulty reading music.
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Roberto S.

3 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Roberto S.

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Experienced guitar teacher of several years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of music and theory skills. I specialize in classical guitar; however, my lessons are also very good to beginners of acoustic guitar. I typically use many guitar books so you do not get bored with the same tunes. You will develope your technique to play very comfortable your preferred musical style.

About Roberto

Hi, there! My name is Roberto and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since around 2001 and have loved helping my students improve their technique, win prizes at competitions, and enjoy playing the guitar. I went to Hunter College/CUNY and earned a degree in Master of Arts

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Juan Carlos Moreno
I had the good fortune of having Roberto as my Traditional Harmony and Counterpoint teacher when going for my Music Degree in Mexico City. I can tell you his class was one of a kind and he turned a couple of the most complicated subjects of music into something very enjoyable. He's a strict teacher, but he values hard work dearly and he was always available for a student seeking help.
Manuel Vargas Mena
I had the pleasure and honor of being one of his students in Mexico City while I was in music college. He's a very disciplined teacher (never missed a class) and he has complete dominion over the subjects he teaches. Roberto's not only an amazing guitarist but he has a unique way of teaching music theory and history that makes you quite familiar with the different approaches to music over the different ages. He also shows a legitimate interest over his students, he challenges then and even owns when he's pointed out mistakes by them. During my time as his student I also realized that he was quite respected by the other professors. Fair warning: he can be a little sarcastic but he means no offense whatsoever to his students and fellow musicians.
Quique Escamilla
Roberto is a an excellent music teacher with invaluable knowledge and years of teaching experience. I have had the opportunity to study with him at 2 separate different periods in my music career/life—years ago, at a music college first, and more recently I've had the opportunity to reconnect with him and continue furthering my music knowledge with his great help over online classes. He has been very helpful, very patient, and I can highly recommend him as a great music teacher to anyone, at any level.

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Ye-Lin
Took Piano lessons from Christian R.
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"Great instructor! Alex will help you learn whatever you want to regardless of genre, even including great tips and practice drills. He is very patient and determined to find the way that will help you learn the best. He is fun to hang out with, and goes at whatever pace you want! An all-around amazing instructor and musician!"
Ryan
Took Guitar lessons from Alex B.
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"Adrienn is an excellent teacher. She is a very patient, kind, knowledgeable and fun teacher. She is energetic, and caring person as well as being immensely talented! She helped me a lot. She knows how to analyze your vocal technique right away. She teaches you how to breath throughout your whole body. You even have a chance to work with het own your own songs!"
Matthias
Took Singing lessons from Adrienn L.
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"TLDR; The guy is fantastic. He knows his stuff, he is a real performing musician, and he is a great and inspiring teacher.

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I've had a guitar sitting around my flat for about two years. The only thing I could do, other than looking at it, was playing three open chords very very very badly. And I just thought that playing music wasn't for me and that I didn't have the mind for it.

Because I am stuck at home for the quarantine, I decided to check if maybe I could do something productive with my time and decided to give taking some guitar lessons a try.

Doing research online for someone willing to teach me remotely, I found Nick, and I am thrilled I did.

We have now had only about 6-7 lessons, but he has ignited in me a passion for learning the guitar and also made me believe I can.

He has a style that will accommodate and inspire any sort of student.

In my case, I want to learn the blues. But because I knew nothing about guitar playing, I need someone that can take me through the basics in a structured way where things build on each other. Nick did just that.

The guy is a proper performing musician with a great personality and loads of experience under his belt.

I have been inspired and made confident by his way of teaching, and I want to study with him for years to come."
Pablo
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Nick R.
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"Luca is great. My first lesson, so we mostly just got to know one another and go over what I'm hoping to accomplish, but I'm very encouraged by that first meeting."
Pete
Took Singing lessons from Luca C.
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"Mr Matthew is an awesome teacher! My daughter always looks forward to her lessons. He is very patient and takes his time in making my daughter less anxious in learning harmonica. Thanks Mr Matthew!"
Samantha
Took Harmonica lessons from Matthew H.
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"Kevin is a very creative and good instructor. He works with the student and family to prepare and implement an instruction plan that will help the student realize his or her goal. He is very accommodating and helpful in both the lessons and the public performance aspects."
Ted
Took Vocal Training lessons from Kevin M.
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"Maggie is a great piano teacher, highly recommended!"
Annie
Took Classical Piano lessons from Maggie Z.
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"Fawn is simply awesome! She is so engaging, a real pro and fun. She covers so much in just one class and it is never boring. She makes each class entertaining. If you need it, she gives you step by step instructions on what needs to happen, and how to do it, so listen closely!! Fawn can cover material quickly and thoroughly and she gets right to the point and is spot on. She's like a music ninja. Much respect for her!"
Carter
Took Vocal Training lessons from Fawn A.
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