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Nick S.

Schenectady, NY
Starting at $84
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nick S.

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What makes my lessons unique is I always cater to the student and help find new ways to teach to ensure that their goals are reached. On top of teaching how to play, i can also teach and prepare students for touring and tour prep, songwriting, studio advice, gear info, and help create specific practice routines to help out with whatever the student is in need of.

About Nick

Hey New Student, thanks for taking the time to read this and for your interest in learning guitar! My name is Nick, im 22 years old and iv been playing guitar and touring/playing shows since i was 10. Iv been greatful enough to travel to all sorts of great places touring along side names such a

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Phuc V.

Albany, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Phuc V.

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No matter what level you are at the piano, I guarantee that my lesson will always be encouraging and fun. From beginner to advanced player, from wanting to play your favorite music or honing your skills, you will see results fast! And the first lesson is FREE.

About Phuc

My name is Phuc, but everyone calls me Brian, and so can you! I am passionate about music and also wanting to share the love of music to everyone, especially through the piano. I used to struggle with the piano, sometimes wanted to give up. But I always have support from teacher and family, and so I

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Stephen M.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $36
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Stephen M.

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I like to teach each lesson, for both voice and piano, by spending equal time on ear-training/sight-reading (sight-singing), technique, and repertoire.

For singers used to singing along with their favorite recordings, matching sounds coming from the piano can be quite a challenge. Luckily, we live in an age of smartphones and tablets. I say this because if you go to iTunes or the Google Play store and search “intonation,” there are many apps that will help you learn to sing in tune (on the correct pitch). I’m new to using these apps, but I plan to use these in lessons regularly. Aside from counting steady rhythms, the ability to sing in tune is one of the most important skills for any aspiring singer. And while I’m thinking about it, download a metronome too. (I’ll explain how to use this after you book a lesson..he he :)

Also, training singers can be difficult because they can't see their instrument, and often singers don’t practice because they can’t see their ...

About Stephen

Accomplished voice and piano professional with nine years’ experience cultivating high-achieving, talented music students and preparing them for ABRSM exams, National Piano Guild Auditions, NFMC Jr. festivals, twice-a-year recitals, and numerous local competitions. Experienced in creating fun, en

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Eleanor G.
Unique approach which works well for the littlest ones ... the idea is to keep them interested in the Music and in the instrument so they WANT to “play” but they’re really practicing all week on their own. Great dude ...
Apharnashri Srikanth
My son Rohan has been learning Piano lessons from Mr. Stephen Mccool for about 4 years. Stephen has vast musical experience and is an excellent teacher. He's been really helping my son shape his music and his musicality with technique work and working on pieces that he really enjoy. He goes above and beyond on his musicality. He helps and support my son when he makes a bad move and he helps my son figure out what the pieces mean to him and what they could mean to my son in a way that focuses on the music. Even through the pandemic and completing lessons virtually, he delivered excellently without any delays. My son always looks forward to this piano classes. Stephen is fair but firm with students and I highly recommend him for any student who wants to learn piano. Thank you Stephen for your continuing efforts to present music as a logical, creative, fun, understandable art!
Keaton
I really enjoyed my lessons with Stephen. I'm an adult with some musical experience from college and high school, but not much. He brought a level of energy to our lessons that made them engaging and motivating. He came prepared with lesson goals, but also was flexible enough to work on specific things and songs that I wanted to study. Working with Stephen has given me tools to effectively use my voice and to feel more confident in reading music. After our 10 lessons I have significant improvement in both range and ability. I started without being able to sight-read very well, and now I feel much more confident.
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Lauren K.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Awarded Sherman Van Solekma writing prize from Brooklyn College
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Lauren K.

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Teach Alto & Tenor Saxophone

About Lauren

I have taught students from the age of 10 to 60 in all levels of flute, piccolo, alto and tenor saxophone as well as beginner clarinet. For the younger students I have also used to recorder to teach notes and to build confidence. My goal is to make the learning fun as that turns practicing into fu

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Rachel I.
First lesson went very well, daughter understood everything she explained .. looking forward to continue with her..
Sonny R.
The lesson went great. My son was very happy. Lauren is a sweet young lady who I could see right away works well with kids.
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Dee F.

59 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1983
  • Awarded OUTSTANDING EDUCATOR from Marquis Edition, Who's Who of American Women, 2006
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Dee F.

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I am classically trained, as piano was my major instrument in college. I perform professionally currently and teach classical piano, with 30 years experience teaching and performing. Have fun and progress quickly in lessons with me!

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I have been a private studio teacher of piano, guitar, voice, violin, mandolin for over 30 years. I have taught band, orchestra, and choir in public schools for over 20 years, which enables me to teach many instruments and voice. I hold an ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE ENDORSEMENT, K-12, from Univers

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Reesa
I have been taking lessons for over a year with Dee. I started with mandolin and then switched to piano. Dee is very knowledgeable about both instruments and is an extremely patient and approachable teacher. I’m an older student so I really appreciate her patience and ability to challenge me at the right level. I’ve tried other teachers that were either too rigid or too unstructured and Dee is neither. I highly recommend Dee as a music instructor, she clearly has a lot of experience and knowledge about how to teach.
Mike O.
Very patient and understanding person. At my age of 62 and trying to learn the bass along with the challenges of issues brought by life, these sessions have become therapeutic in nature....
Mike O.
Dee was very informative and answered all my questions. She understands that myself an older student returning to music has a different approach and she is going to work with me. I am looking forward to next week.
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Cary T.

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  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Cary T.

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Your innate power is sleeping inside you. It's time to awaken to the movement that you are becoming and celebrate what it means to be a human being. Dance is essential and indefinable but can be approached, with the right methods and practice. I offer a vision of dance that is philosophical, and grows beyond simple rhythmic motion. I will challenge your brain, open your mind, and develop your sense of body awareness to a level where you are the master of your own physical creature. We will explore treasures and pitfalls, and broaden our vision to see and become so much more...

About Cary

I was born in Washington state and Brought up in Marietta, Georgia. I worked for sixteen years on Broadway in NYC and now live in Atlanta. I'm a gardener, musician, singer, actor, dancer, and yogi. I read voraciously and have come to find methods and tactics to introduce students not to MY teaching,

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"I enjoy taking lessons with Sarah. As a beginner, she takes the time to explain every detail regarding the photography and the use of my camera. I learn so much after a few lessons."
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"I had a great abstract painting session with Roya. She had some sample pictues of the abstract art style I like. She gave me a bit of background about what it entails. I felt comfortable getting started and she gave me the direction I was looking for. Thanks!!!
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Took Abstract Painting lessons from Roya M.
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Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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Took Drawing lessons from Sandy K.
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Took Sculpture lessons from Lisa L.
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"Margie is an exceptional art teacher. My daughter has been taking art lessons from her for about 2 years, and it has been a great experience. She is very dedicated, creative and patient, and she puts her energy and passion in teaching my daughter. I highly recommend Margie!"
Akiko
Took Drawing lessons from Margie S.
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"This was my first time taking any kind of private art lesson and I am really glad to have gotten Giuseppe. He explains things in a very easy to understand way, and has no problem fielding questions, even if they stray from the immediate topic, which is great for my learning style. I will definitely book more lessons with Joe."
Joey
Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Joe B.
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"Just doing one lesson with lines has increased the wealth of my skill quite a bit. I love how Joe gave direct instructions, yet room for creativity. The lesson was great fun and I realized that I CAN actually draw!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Joe B.
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