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David S.

3 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's of Music in Percussion Performance from The Juilliard School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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David S.

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If you're interested in performing music on any sort of percussion instrument, I can help! Give me an idea of what you're interested in and what your goals are and we'll go from there!

About David

David is a Juilliard-trained percussionist and timpanist available for in-studio and in-home lessons in the New York City area. An experienced performer and teacher, he brings an exciting and collaborative approach to lessons with students of all ages.

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Bojun
Very professional, organize materials according to your level and needs. best teacher.
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My 9-year-old son, Luke, who is on the spectrum (PDD-NOS) studied with David for the better part of a year and the experience was terrific. In addition to being extremely communicative and reliable, David was kind and patient. David kept Luke focused and entertained while also inviting him to think about rhythm in ways that made sense to Luke's brain. We happily traveled from Inwood to "Downtown Brooklyn" for lessons because the level of instruction was that good and, I think, Luke's progress demonstrates that. Luke was bitten by the hockey bug, so we are taking a break from percussion right now, but I wouldn't hesitate to return to David's studio should time allow in the future.

Marco P.

11 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Marco P.

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The voice is one of the most interesting and fascinating instruments because of its infinite variety of sounds, and for the fact that every single voice is unique. In my classes, I help students to explore their instrument beyond the simple concept of learning a melody and repeating it, showing them how to use their voice at its full potential of expression. I like to teach the technique together with the interpretation, going through every musical style. I firmly believe that there is something to learn from every genre, and I think that the listening process is an essential step to find our own personal voice. There is a whole world hidden behind what we think “singing” is; in my class I like to guide the students through this discovery of their personal inner musical talent, in order to become a real singer and not just a mere vocalist.

About Marco

I'm a singer-songwriter, voice teacher and Berklee College of Music alumni. I started my career in Italy, winning national competitions like the Tour Music Fest, and participating to the first edition of the talent show “The X-Factor”. I graduated at the University of Pisa in “Music, Cinema and The

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Dan K.
Marco is a very thoughtful, attentive, and experienced vocal coach. I've started to become a lot more aware of how to delivery songs through my voice. Highly recommended!
Brent
Was quickly able to find areas of improvement and provide excersises to fix the issues.
Ben
First of all, Marco is a tremendous singer and musical artist, as evidenced by his amazing vocals and songwriting in his original music. He has years of experience singing and performing professionally, and it shows.

Even more importantly, Marco is a spectacular teacher. He is a student of the voice and knows more about the anatomy of singing than anyone I've ever met. He can describe where you should place your sound, pinpoint how your body is affecting your voice, and immediately show you several exercises that target your specific challenge spots.

Marco has also helped me improve so much as a performer and musician; he has challenged me to sing songs that are slightly out of my comfort zone and given me countless tips on how to pay homage to an artist when covering them while still making the song my own. Finally, he has also helped me develop my own musical style as a cover artist and original artist.
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Adam R.

83 Reviews
Watchung, NJ
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1997
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Adam R.

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I am a performance coach for singers and actors. Hour sessions are available but count as two 30 minute sessions back to back.

About Adam

I love working with students of all ages and levels in person and online. I've worked with professionals on TV, Broadway, MTV as well as students 3 years old to 97 just studying for fun. Adam runs successful teaching studios in New York City, Watchung, New Jersey, and online. *** Lesson Deta

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Sergio
He pinpoints a lot of small things, that overall help tremendously. He has a great ear and picks up on little subtleties in your voice that you can improve, and this causes you to hold yourself accountable to the same standards as a result. Overall, after just one lesson, i have learned a lot and am eager to continue learning with Adam.
Justin
Adam was great to work with for my first lesson. He has a lot of experience and gives good tips and advice. I'm looking forward to more lessons with him.
Kay K.
Adam is a very experienced instructor and helped my son preparing him for his theater arts class.

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Mariel G.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Vocal Performance from The New School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mariel G.

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For singers, music performance lessons will help the, approach any performance situation with confidence. We will work on developing stage presence, conveying their emotions in an effective manner, and working on song interpretation. Other topics covered will included calming nerves, combatting stage fright, and interaction with the audience.

About Mariel

Mariel is a vocalist and music instructor based in the Echo Park area of Los Angeles. Mariel studied music at The McDonald College in Sydney, Australia, and then continued her studies with a degree in Vocal Performance from the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music in New York City. As a perfo

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Alex
Mariel has completely changed my singing for the better. I had previously had a singing teacher who was uninterested, uninspiring, and unmotivational. With Mariel - I always look forward to our lessons! She has developed my tone, allowed me to take control of my breathing, completely boost my confidence, and has made me fall in love with singing again! She has also encouraged me with my songwriting, helping me to find a sound that is natural to me. I have also developed a greater understanding of music theory which has helped me with reading sheet music as well as writing music.
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Barbara D.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts Biblical Studies from Missionary Chapel and Seminary
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Barbara D.

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This is a Piano or Organ **CLASS FOR 2 OR MORE STUDENTS** where each student has individual leveled curriculum but identical songs performed as ensembles each at his or her individual level. Each student must enroll individually but can share a class time. There is an extensive lab and theory content with the use of computers, games and varied off the bench as well as on the bench activities that give it a wonderful class flavor blended experience. Great for families to cut down on sibling rivalry and to accomodate groups, schools and Churches. Performances are at a variety of venues throughout the year: Facilities, Nursing Centers, Expos, Churches, Holiday events, Online Theory and Performance Testing for certain courses etc. Online recital activities for distance students.

About Barbara

I have been teaching for many years and would love to take you on a fun, flexible and step by step journey to attain your goals in Piano, Organ, Voice, Reading and Phonics, Math, Typing or Word for Windows Course in a group or private class format. I hold a Bachelor's Degree and have been active i

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Kevin
Great instructor. Can't wait to learn more
Abby A.
Kate-Lynn W.
The class was wonderful, my daughter loved it. She was so excited to get home to practice. I am so happy We found Barbara.
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Teri H.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Masters Degree in Music Composition from California Institute of the Arts
  • Awarded Teacher of the Week from TakeLessons
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Teri H.

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a holistic approach to music performance, incorporating improvisation

About Teri

I'm a professional composer, teacher, and pianist - and I like to keep active doing all three throughout my community. On July 31, 2013 TakeLessons featured me on Seattle King 5's morning TV news program - I taught a miniature lesson and discussed the impact of piano lessons on the brain. My piano

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Marlena A.
Only a few lessons in and already learning a lot! Love the theory and improv sections of the lessons.
Viviann
I enjoyed my first lesson. Teri is very knowledgable and explains concepts in an engaging and easy-to-understand way.
Sebastian
My son has just started taking lessons with Teri and he is making good progress and is learning a lot in just a short time.

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Average Cost of Music Performance Lessons in Newark, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute music performance lessons in Newark is $68. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
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$41 average
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$54 average
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$68 average

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"Lilia has the most amazingly diverse set of talents ever ! She can teach you music , (guitar being the specialty ) gymnastics , or fitness . She is a fabulous , trustworthy person and you should sign up for lessons immediately !"
woody
Took Music Performance lessons from Lilia B.
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"Great teacher with lots of knowledge to impart and tons of patience. I highly recommend."
David
Took Music Performance lessons from Melissa G.
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"Quite Simply The Best.

With all of the music teachers in LA and the world, it is difficult to choose the best. With Fawn, I believe 100% that I have found the best. She is well educated, well rounded and versed in all the musical styles, up on the latest musical trends, yet knows the composers, songwriters and vocalists of yesteryears. She is passionate, fun, compassionate, patient, loving, kind and has a college degree from the 2 top music schools in the world. She has a thorough understanding of music theory, performance, voice, piano and the many ins and outs of the music industry. She is able to teach her students the theory behind the songs they are learning to play, sing, write and record. She is great at sharing the musical journey with her students, guiding them with honesty, tender care and knowledge. My daughter has grown leaps and bounds with Fawn and absolutely loves her. She’s helped change her voice into her authentic voice, taught her how to get over stage fright, how to turn her poems into song lyrics and how to produce her own vocals in the recording studio. She is quite simply, the best."
alexis
Took Music Performance lessons from Fawn A.
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"Lexi has really helped me find
out more about singing if you need a voice instructor go to her!:):):)"
Robin
Took Music Performance lessons from Lexi C.
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"I played in the Advent Band with Vandi as our worship leader for several years. Her energy and enthusiasm was contagious and she always provided positive, constructive criticism. Vandi's knowledge of music theory was demonstrated in her ability to arrange our songs to suit the various skill levels of the band members and the congregation! This is not an easy task and she handled it with ease and grace. I would highly recommend her as an instructor."
Dan
Took Music Performance lessons from Vandi E.
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"Lenna is a kind a nurturing teacher. She is a careful listener and pays attention to her students' long term goals. I would highly recommend her for anyone interested in pursuing learning music as either a first time or experienced musician!"
Concetta
Took Music Performance lessons from Lenna P.
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"Melanie A. is an extraordinary teacher!

Of the many music teachers out there, I would have to say that Melanie is one with a unique ability to get students from any background to really understand what it is they need to and learn. To begin, Melanie's upbeat and bright, but professional personality is one that easily clicks with all types of students, making it easy to learn. She is so patient and kind, but just strict enough to get us to do what we need to do. I have seen her sing several times and her great vocal talents and stage performances allow her to give honest, professional, and needed pointers that help students improve (but never in a harsh way). I personally observed this from our band sessions where she is able to teach and give performance advice to a group of students that has greatly improved our ability to be able to be on stage. As a guitar player, she has given me pointers that slightly pushes me out of my comfort zone, but as bettered my stage performance.Just as she capable of teaching groups, she is an excellent one-on-one teacher. It is never hard to ask her for extra help or assistance as her genuine love for singing and music is what fuels to want others to have the same love for it as well. She is always encouraging and constantly reminds you of your abilities to make sure you are never feeling discouraged. Having her as a mentor will never fail to improve your skills in music (whether it be singing or performing on stage) and build your confidence."
Pauline
Took Music Performance lessons from Melanie A.
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"she is amazing she the best with any songs u give her top level teacher I promise"
Princess
Took Music Performance lessons from Cyndi E.
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"I had the pleasure of working with Jill Good while I was responsible for planning and conducting numerous worship services for occasions which required special music. She is a consummate musician; not only does she play superbly, she has extensive knowledge of music theory, as well as possessing a repertoire of works which are appropriate in multiple settings. She is a delight to work with - bringing not only her expertise, but her bright spirit to every endeavor. I commend her without reservation."
Emily
Took Music Performance lessons from Jill G.
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"Simply amazing. Best decision I've made in a long time."
Don
Took Music Performance lessons from Shanita J.
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