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Trevor K.

New Bedford, MA

About Trevor

A Berklee graduate and seasoned professional musician, Trevor has performed all over the Country with numerous acts. Venue's include Boston's Hatch Shell, Sculler's and Ryle's Jazz Clubs, Symphony Hall, Hyne's Convention Center, the Agganis Arena, New York City's Rockwood Music Hall, Highline Ballroom, as well as Connecticut's Foxwood casino Grand Ballroom, and Rhode Island's Twin River Casino Event Center. Trevor has had the pleasure to either work, rehearse, record, and or perform with big names such as Tower of Power, Ricky Minor, Greg Hopkins, Joe Lovano, Lin Biviano, Tiger Okoshi, Phil Wilson, American Idol finalist Erika Van Pelt, Amy Heideman and Nick Noonan of pop group Karmin, and many others. Currently Trevor is in constant travel around New York, New York City, and all of ...

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virginia B. June 27, 2013
Saxophone
talented musician and inspiring teacher

Trevor has been my sax teacher for more than two years. He is both fun and inspiring. I am definitely a better musician because of my lessons with him.

Trevor makes me work hard but understands when I need the lesson to slow down. My favorite part of each lesson is when we get to play the music together.
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Beau S.

Attleboro, MA

About Beau

I studied music performance at UMass Dartmouth. I have the tools to teach the students what they need to know in order to teach themselves. In lessons, I focus on what the student wants to learn. *** Lesson Details *** I can teach at my house in Attleboro or on the UMass Dartmouth campus, as well as come to you. *** Studio Equipment *** Kimball baby grand piano. *** Specialties *** Music theory and classical piano.

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Kate D. November 12, 2014
Piano · In home
Verified Student
Beau is an absolute professional! He is so patient, knowledgeable and always on time. I always look forward to our lessons and highly recommend him to anyone else looking to learn Piano/Keyboard.
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Kathleen F.

North Kingstown, RI

About Kathleen

I began playing flute as a child and have continued with music into adulthood. I attended the Community College of Rhode Island and graduated with an Associates in Fine Arts, and continued my studies at Rhode Island College and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Theory and Music History. At Ric, I studied Flute with Mary Ellen Kregler, as well as, Bass Clarinet with Ian Grietzer, principal clarinet for the Boston Pops Orchestra. Currently, I am the prinicipal Bass Clarinetist for the Rhode Island Wind Ensemble and 1st Piccolo for the Boston Wind Jammers, Providence Brass Band, and the Worcester Brass Band. *** Lesson Details *** In lessons, I find it important to work on tone production, technique, etudes for concentration, and a piece that the student and I pick out ...

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Steve S. November 24, 2014
Clarinet · In home
Verified Student
Kathleen is dedicated, positive and timely. My daughter likes learning from her and I am glad I hired her.
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Kathleen F. February 26, 2014
Flute
Friendly and Skilled

My daughter has been taking flute lessons from Katie since September. She is very friendly and has helped my daughter improve her skills and technique greatly. She gets 5 stars!
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David G.

Nyack, NY

About David

I have spent all of my life in music. I have toured and recorded all over the world and have written the following books: Teach Yourself Rock Bass (Music Sales Corp) Teach Yourself Fretless Bass (Music Sales Corp) Improvising Rock Bass (Music Sales Corp) The Harmonic Colours for Bass (Warner Bros) Heavy Metal Riffs for Bass (Music Sales Corp) 6 String Bass Builders Hal Leonard) I also have an instructional video with Homespun Tapes entitled "Mastering the Electric Bass Vol 1 & 2." I believe each student is unique and receives an individualized program of study including scales, chords, music theory, technique and repertoire. I will be touring this summer with blues guitarist Bobby Messano who just released his new CD www.bobbymessano.com

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Frederick D.

Barrington, RI

About Frederick

Berklee College of Music alumnus with 30+ years experience Proven one-on-one fast track curriculums for the following music genres and topics; Rock, Blues, Funk, Jazz, Acoustic/Folk, Fingerstyle and Slide Guitar Lead and Rhythm Guitar, Jazz Improvisation, and Chord Comping Scales and Modes, Chord Forms, Alternate Tunings Music Theory, Harmony, and Reharmonization Techniques Fingerstyle and Chord Solo Arrangement Development Songwriting Now accepting new students of all levels Ask about the 'In Clubs in Six Months' guarantee Lessons are offered in-studio and online Frederick has 30+ years of experience teaching, playing, gigging, and writing music. He served as Berklee College of Music's Alumni Chapter Leader for Rhode Island, and founded the popular Homegrown Music ...

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