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Ben R.

9 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ben R.

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I've taught piano to beginner and intermediate students since 2012. I have a background in classical theory and composition, which always informs my teaching approach. I believe in balancing technical prowess with understanding.

About Ben

Hi, I'm a lifelong musician and educator with 20+ years of experience writing, recording, performing and improvising across multiple instruments and genres. After years of teaching music on the side, I left my day job as a college history professor in 2018 to devote myself full time to building a co

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Peng D.
I'm a new learner in guitar, I barely read notes. Ben is very patient on me. The learning process is dense but smooth. Ben let me feel I can achieve my goal in near future. Thanks!
Sandra S.
Ben has character attributes one would like to find in a teacher, knowledge, patience and presence! Looking forward to our next lesson. Thanks Ben!
Aena
Fantastic, patient and kind ukelele instructor. I recommend Ben without reservation.
Thanks Ben!
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Kathryn O.

8 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kathryn O.

8 Reviews
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Conservatory trained and vast experience teaching children and beginners. Fun and relaxed setting while nurturing a natural technique

About Kathryn

I am fully vaccinated and teaching in person. Depending on circumstances I am sometimes able to teach in my students' homes anywhere close to a subway line. A and 1 are most accessible. I've enjoyed teaching all levels snd ages for the past 30 years including people with special needs such as aut

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Colm
Kathryn comes with two important strengths. First, she is a working professional, with excellent technique and musicality from real world experience. Secondly, she is patient with students like me who are still figuring it out. Those two things make for a great teacher.
Amanda Testa-Oerth
Kathryn has helped me in my musical journey for a very long time! Over the 15 years I have worked with Kathryn she has been a teacher, life coach, and now musical colleague. Kathryn's teaching style is always warm and very informative. She builds confidence on something I did well, then gives me recommendations on how to improve either a technical skill or with musicality of the piece we are working on. After every lesson, I come out feeling improved and more confident than when I went in. Kathryn has guided me in both classical and musical theater pieces as well as introduced me some very interesting contemporary songs that I have greatly enjoyed. With her guidance and instruction, I have grown into a musician that is confident in my own abilities for preforming and a caring instructor to my own students. I highly recommend studying with Kathryn if you have the chance. It is a fantastic learning experience every class!
CJ
Kathryn is brilliant and exceptional. If I could give her more stars I would. She is an amazing teacher no matter what age or evel you are from beginner to pro.
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Joshua F.

56 Reviews
Fort Lee, NJ
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Mandarin, Spanish
  • BS, BA from Rutgers University
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Joshua F.

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I utilize a variety of different training methodologies that will maximize the amount of information retained by the student.

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Hello, my name is Joshua. I have years of experience in teaching children, in music and many other subjects---including work with special needs children. I have been in professional bands, composed electronic music for video games and YouTube videos, and written and contributed to textbooks on mu

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Patrick
Josh was very professional and my son, who can be off-standish, absolutely loved working with him! looking forward to watching his skills grow.
Judith
Great Piano instructor. Selected great pieces for my son to practice with. Really appreciate the flexibility and the teaching style!
AARUSH
Excellent coach. Trained well. My son learn a lot from class and has been using his new moves at home. He loved the chess.
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Linda C.

27 Reviews
Bronx, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from CUNY Macaulay Honors College at Queens College
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Linda C.

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I am a Bronx native professional opera-singer that has been studying singing for 10 years and playing piano since the age of 7. I have been teaching both voice and beginner to intermediate piano to all ages for five years throughout the Bronx, Manhattan, and Queens. My voice and piano lessons focus on developing a healthy technique, learning how to sight read, music theory, breathing exercises, acting, and having fun. I teach all genres and can help with audition preparation. My credits include getting students into competitive music schools including Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School and Talent Unlimited High School.

About Linda

Audiences throughout the U.S. have heard Ecuadorian and Puerto-Rican Mezzo-Soprano Linda Collazo at venues including Carnegie Hall, the United Nations, Lincoln Center, the United Palace Theater, and Repertorio Español, as well as in theaters throughout Europe. Described as having a voice that is �

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Kelvin Javier Rojas
Linda is very dedicated teacher. I felt that she really listened to my voice and quickly charted a path forward to develop my technique, musicality, and most importantly a self awareness of pitch in my body.
Mark V
I've been learning piano with Linda for a few weeks now and I feel I have a greater understanding for music theory already! She has an immense passion for music and easily translates it into her lessons.
She Is very patient and will work at your pace; a trait I did not find in my previous teachers. I absolutely recommend you at least sign up for her free consultation - you have nothing lose!
Sara
Linda is a great voice teacher who is very kind and engaging. I have learned a lot from her about how to use my voice, technique, and am improving every week as a singer. Our lessons are fun and I feel respected as a non-binary student. Linda creates a warm and welcoming space for everyone to feel comfortable as they learn about their voice.
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Charles C.

7 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks english, chinese
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Charles C.

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Experienced teacher for five years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate clarinet and bass clarinet student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only will you be playing songs in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of note reading, music theory, ear training, sight-reading, technique, and more. Let's get started!

About Charles

I am concentrated on clarinet performance and could also teach piano, music theory, and music history. I teach clarinet students of all different ages and experience levels. I studied clarinet for 10 years, I can teach students to read music and pursue classical excellence, and teach students all k

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Thomas
Great lessons!
Peng Yu
Great clarinet performer and educator!
Andy Satana
Thank you! What a great teacher! Lots of knowledge on music and clarinet!
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Adam J.

1 Review
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $84
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Adam J.

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Greetings!

My name is Adam and I'd like to help you elevate your musical interest so that you can ultimately play what you hear and explore music on the instrument.I am a pianist that plays a wide variety of styles. I have a B.A In Jazz piano and have been playing professionally in NYC for over 10 years. I'm also an award winning vocalist and songwriter and would be honored to work with you in whatever musical areas you are interested in exploring. (Harmony, Technique, Ear Training, etc)

Each student is unique and therefore so is my approach. I observe how each student learns and customize each lesson towards the needs of the student. The most important thing Is to start making music as soon as possible and my method will have you doing just that!

I look forward to making music together,
-Adam

About Adam

Greetings! My name is Adam, I'm an award winning singer-songwriter and a Pianist/organist with a B.A in Jazz piano and over 10 years of professional performing experience in NYC. My method is simple. Each student is unique and therefore so is my approach. I observe how each student is learning

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Niala
Adam has taken me to new heights on my journey to becoming a musician. As someone who first approached music with much hesitation and a lack of confidence, Adam reminded me that I can achieve any of my musical goals at any age. He provides you with all the technique, theory training, and support you need to really internalize what you’re learning. He was also excellent with reminding of me of the spark that first drew me to music, when judgment and self-doubt seemed to get in the way. I can now approach something that once felt so intimidating with confidence and a sense of ease. I’ve learned that it’s all about falling in love with the process. Forever grateful for the way Adam has believed in me and the trust he has instilled in me as an artist. I highly recommend taking that leap of faith and stepping into the light of your dreams. It’s one of the most rewarding feelings to look back and see how far you’ve come.

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The average cost of 60-minute classical piano lessons in South Orange is $82. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $300 per hour.
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"Niki has been teaching our son for a year since he was 6. He has learned so much in the last year- she does a great job of starting with the basics- sight reading, music theory, fingering. Her quiet way keeps him calm but also pushes him to learn. Most of all, he really enjoys the piano and looks forward to lessons!"
Kate
Took Classical Piano lessons from Niki S.
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"Great teacher.Knows very well how to teach to our rather shy daughter."
Saha Reddy
Took Classical Piano lessons from Natasha B.
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"Deborah is such an excellent piano instructor, because of her enthusiasm, encouragement, and skill. My daughter was able to advance quickly in her lessons, and I know it is because of Ms. Deborah’s attitude of excellence and professionalism. Thank you so much!!"
Julie
Took Classical Piano lessons from Deborah B.
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"Honestly has been a huge help! She makes me feel talented. Best teacher ever! Honestly."
Katrinka
Took Classical Piano lessons from Sandra M.
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"I have been playing keyboard for over a decade, and I marvel at Laurel's skill and musicianship. Hearing her play is a worthwhile lesson in and of itself."
Joseph
Took Classical Piano lessons from Laurel S.
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"Thanks Ryan for making the lesson totally fun and relevant to my present level!"
Mary A.
Took Classical Piano lessons from JunZhao(Ryan) D.
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"We had the privilege of having Ms. Angelica as my 10 year old's piano and violin teacher. She was patient, funny and an excellent music teacher. She knew exactly what to do to keep my daughter interested and engaged. My daughter looked forward to every session she had with her."
Doris
Took Classical Piano lessons from Angelica O.
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"Perfect. He matched his lesson beautifully with the music I like and how I am likely to learn quickly. Could not ask for better."
Debbie
Took Classical Piano lessons from Peter Q B.
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"Very detailed, class packed with info. Went at my pace! Professional and knowledgeable!"
Raavita
Took Classical Piano lessons from Phillip F.
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"Gabe is one of the most patient people I’ve ever met. He has worked with our three sons for years. I would highly recommend him. He does a great job and is extremely patient."
Lisa
Took Classical Piano lessons from Gabriel C.
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