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Dimitry C.

9 Reviews
Livingston, NJ
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Italian, Russian, Ukrainian
  • Bachelors and Masters Degree in performance and in Music Education from Kiev Conservatory
  • Teaches students 7 to 17
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Dimitry C.

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I am currently a principal clarinetist in Livingston NJ symphony orchestra. All my 40 years of band, symphony and opera orchestra experience and 30 years of teaching are available to my students.
I've been teaching clarinet for 20 years and my students have gone on to the State level Band Auditions and won multiple times. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to make a decent sound, play scales, arpeggios and simple tunes, and as time goes on you'll be able to play popular tunes solo and with accompaniment of piano or band. I specialize in classical, jazz and klezmer style, typically use best published books, and have the renovated, quiet and spacious studio, music stands, audio equipment. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Dimitry

Specialties Music studio offering ONLINE and IN-STUDIO clarinet, saxophone, flute, trumpet and recorder lessons taught by the Principal Clarinetist of the Livingston Symphony Orchestra. Recent Student Auditions, Awards & Achievements: This year 5 of my students won Regional Band Audition

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Andrew K.
Excellent instructor!
Shao F.
Our 12-year old son has been learning clarinet from Mr. Dimitry for about a year now and we highly recommend him to prospective students for his deep music knowledge, rich clarinet performance experience and above all, just being a great clarinet teacher.

In a year's time with Mr. Dimitry, our son's progress has been very impressive. After our son started lessons with Mr. Dimitry, it quickly became apparent that Mr. Dimitry is a very experienced teacher for young musicians. He engages our son effectively to keep him interested in music and clarinet while at the same time sets high expectations for him. Our son always looks forward to clarinet lessons and also is motivated to practice pieces at home.

Mr. Dimitry not only teaches sound clarinet skills, but also emphasizes the importance of playing music the right way, that is to tell stories and express feelings through music rather than to play music like a technician. Although it is difficult for a young musician to fully appreciate this concept, it does go a long way in preparing him to become a really good musician in the long run.

Mr. Dimitry is very polite, pleasant and professional. We recommend him without any reservation.
Julia J.
My 7 year old son has been taking recorder lessons from Dimitry for almost 1 year now. Dimitry is very patient, encouraging, and enganging - considering that my son is on the younger side. Dimitry provides music instruction that is appropriate age and level wise, so my son feels accomplished and challenged at the same time.
We plan to continue with Dimitry and hopefully advance to the clarinet once his fingers can cover the clarinet holes and he has learned more music theory. My son looks forward to his music lessons. We are very pleased with his musical instruction.
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Bill T.

38 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • Bachelors of Music, Jazz Studies from Purchase College Conservatory of Music
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Awarded Theodore Presser Award from The Presser Foundation
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Bill T.

38 Reviews
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The clarinet is often referred to as the most challenging woodwind instrument. So, in lessons, we'll be sure to cover all the basics of tone production, breath support, musicality, and technique to ensure a solid foundation to build upon. I tend to teach these concepts through the use of various exercises and etude/method and duet books which are important for musical development and also fun!

About Bill

Bill is multi-instrumentalist, jazz musician, composer, arranger and educator. He developed a strong connection to music early in life through some family tradition, encouraging parents and many inspiring and influential teachers. He has gone on to perform alongside a number of noteworthy artists a

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Athan M.
I very highly recommend Bill! A few months ago I could struggle through a few scales but with Bill's teaching I'm now playing funk songs live in front of 50 people with a friend's band. Bill's lessons are not only useful, but also fun and energetic. I've had a number of saxophone teachers in the past and Bill is by far the best.
Suzette Graham-Hill, M.D. FACP
Bill is Absolutely Excellent. Wonderful patient teacher. Every student should have a teacher as patient as Bill.
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Very good teacher.

Jorge R.

2 Reviews
Elmhurst, NY
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jorge R.

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Students will learn how to properly learn and play the clarinet from the absolute basics to a high, intermediate level and beyond in various styles.
Beginners: The basics of embouchure, technical skills, proper breathing techniques, ability to read music.
Intermediate: Playing intermediate level solo pieces, refining technique, extending range, learning how to play music by ear and performing in various styles, from classical to jazz.

About Jorge

I have over 10 years of experience on the Clarinet and other reed instruments. I am have a Bachelor's of Arts Degree in Music Education from the Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College and have studied classical clarinet as well as saxophone under various professors at the college. I al

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Kevin
Jorge was a great teacher, he started me off learning clarinet. Very kind, postitve and knew all of his stuff. Would definitely recommend as a teacher.
Holly
Jorge tutored me for a few weeks in music theory and it greatly benefited me. He shows through his examples and explanations that he really understands concepts of music theory and keyboard, as well on his clarinet too. I highly recommend hiring Jorge since he goes over the information at a good pace and nice manor. He will go over whatever you need help on.

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Dr. Ariana W.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Bachelor of Music, Clarient Performance from Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1995
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Dr. Ariana W.

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Lessons on clarinet that focus on musicality and technique.

About Dr. Ariana

Dr. Ariana W. has been a pioneer of online teaching since 2013, and has an extensive history teaching woodwinds to a wide variety of ages and ability levels. Ariana holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts from the University of California, San Diego and both Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Perfor

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David F.
Dr. Ariana was a fantastic teacher. She makes learning fun by tailoring music choices to the student. She's also an outstanding communicator and educator who is able to make everything seems easier and more fun. Highly recommended.
David F.
Very knowledgeable, patient, and explains things in a way that's very easy to understand. Highly recommended.
Cara L.
So far I have only had one lesson but it was a great experience and Dr. Ariana was very kind, patient and encouraging. She is fantastic and I am sure will become my best instructor ever!
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Don L.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded Troy University Honors Recital from Troy University School of Music
  • Bachelor's in Music Education from Troy University
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Don L.

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I’m an experienced music teacher with over a decade of experience in teaching private lessons to all ages. I know what it’s like to be frustrated whenever a concept doesn’t stick. The key is a whole lot of patience and this is something that I offer to each and every one of my students. Whenever you take lessons from me, you don’t have to worry about comparing yourself with every other clarinet player and trying to be the best. Simply be the best version of yourself and the rest will follow.

About Don

I’m a music teacher with over a decade of experience teaching private lessons to all ages. I know what it’s like when a concept doesn’t stick. The key is a whole lot of patience and practice— both of which I can offer. Here is a list of the accolades that I’ve received ,as well as, the ensembles I’

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Tim
Don is a great teacher! Highly recommended!
Trevor
This is one of the two greatest clarinet teachers that I know. He taught me a lot of excersises for breathing, how to keep your embochure firm, and alternate fingerings. I still use his lessons now and I will continue to use them in the future. Thank you Mr. Don for your teachings. If anyone would ask me about a teacher who teaches lessons on clarinet, I would recommend him. He will teach you a lot and it will stay with you and make playing a clarinet or bass clarinet much easier. He one of the two best clarinet teachers I know.
Samantha
Some people are born to be educators. Don is one of these people. He is a fantastic musician. He is also a kind, caring, and empathic person; all qualities that come out in his lessons. If you take lessons with Don, you will not be disappointed. 15/10 would learn with Don.
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Alex L.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor of Science in Music Education from Florida A & M University
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Alex L.

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I have been a musician for 29yrs. with Alto Sax being my Primary Instrument. Being a Woodwind player I also play Flute, Clarinet, Trumpet, Trombone, Baritone, Tuba, and Percussion. I have performed in many large/medium/small venues with many Bands and Ensembles throughout my career. I have also, been a Georgia Certified Teacher, member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity, and member of the Music Educators National Conference for 14yrs. Most recently as an educator in Clayton County I performed with other musicians at a County production of "The Wiz".

About Alex

I have lead others and taught them before ever having my own classroom as a leader in High School and College. It has greatly pleased me that my students have had many accomplishments in many groups. These vary from various Honors Bands, the Atlanta Youth Symphony Orchestra, and many High Valued Sc

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Richard G.
Great first lesson.
DeMarcus
On time for lesson, Respectful, knowledgeable. Alex offered great warmups, etc that showed improvement to my sons playing right away. Very excited about the lessons to come.

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The average cost of 60-minute clarinet lessons in Cranford is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $113 per hour.
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"A great first lesson. Aage was able to identify my level and chart a course for lessons quickly, drawing on lots of resources and knowledge. I’m just starting clarinet with plenty of saxophone experience, and I think Aage is the right person to guide me."
Brandt
Took Clarinet lessons from Aage N.
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"Mas is a wonderful teacher! Inspiring, energetic and responsible. He holds great balance between fun and quality."
Sophie
Took Clarinet lessons from Masaru K.
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"Valerie is helping my daughter prepare for an audition. She has been playing for 7 years. Valerie has been very helpful giving her useful tips. Fingers crossed."
Taylor
Took Clarinet lessons from Valerie N.
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"Mary was wonderful. I was apprehensive about my total ignorance of the instrument and my physical capacity to perform a task that involve the lungs. Since I am an old old lady this was a little challenging not only for me as a student, but also for a teacher. Experienced Mary knew how to inspire in me confidence. Her clear explanations gave me knowledge I needed, and little by little I became making the sounds that were so incredible amazing. Mary has a natural sweetness, a serenity that easily transmits determination, courage and faith. What a marvelous choice I made picking her as my instructor. I am optimist that one day I will play some of my favorites songs of my past happy days."
Martha
Took Clarinet lessons from Mary J.
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"Another great lesson with a very patient teacher."
Leathia R.
Took Clarinet lessons from Lucas H.
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"Kevin is very well versed in musical instruments. We took an older clarinet to him and he identified what type it was and was able to play it and teach how to play it. Looking forward to more lessons."
Peter
Took Clarinet lessons from Kevin D.
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"there are many clarinet players. Some are good, few can teach, and a minuscule amount are both. You have just found one of those few. This man has judged at international competitions, and has incredible patience and memory. He has studied under an understudy of the founder of the american school of thought for clarinetists, and always knows what you need to know, even if you are only in 8th grade.

This is the one.

Benjamin Dutschmann, 14"
Ellen
Took Clarinet lessons from David B.
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"Bill is a very talented, professional, reliable and kind teacher. He has been working with my son for almost a year now and we can definitely see the difference. My son is always eager to practice and learn when Bill comes over for the lesson. Since starting working with Bill, my son has surpassed all the kids in his junior high school's band group. This is particularly important and extremely helpful for when he auditions for a scholarship at the catholic high school that we are considering."
Veronica
Took Clarinet lessons from Bill T.
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"Matt really cares about his students. He is always challenging them and inspiring them to achieve their potential. His dedication, enthusiasm, and personality all contribute to the great success he has with students of all ages."
Lydia
Took Clarinet lessons from Matt L.
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"I am so satisfied with this wonderful teacher, real pro, i would recommend him to all students with no doubt. wow so much fun!!!"
Alexey
Took Clarinet lessons from Gleb V.
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