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Popular Dulcimer Teachers in Andover, NY

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Dee F.

(35)
Dulcimer
Starting at $45
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Home Home

  • Background Checked
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Montana State University
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Dee F.

(35)

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Private Dulcimer Teacher

I enjoy teaching beginning and intermediate dulcimer chords, strums, and playing styles to students. Dulcimer playing can be used as an accompaniment to singing melodies or as a solo instrument. In home lessons only.

About Dee

*** Travel Equipment *** Books. Students must have their own instrument (keyboards are acceptable for taking piano lessons). I always council students on brand, quality of instrument they are purchasing before they buy it. *** Specialties *** I have been a public school music educator for

Reviews
April 19, 2019
TONY
I just recently started with Dee. She is doing a great job of helping me realistically assess my performance, and constructively set goals to improve the aspects that need work. It's been fun and very helpful.
April 8, 2019
Bonnie
Our 8 year old son had his first Guitar lesson with Dee this past weekend, and she was amazing. She wasted no time getting down to brass tacks with our son, showing him the various parts of the guitar, how to hold it and within minutes he knew two chords. She was able to keep our kiddo engaged, offered great praise and positive feedback/reinforcement and kept him on task for the entire 45 minute lesson. We could not be happier and cannot wait to see what he learns during his next lessons with her!
January 29, 2019
Scott
See is patient, knowledgeable, and makes lessons fun.
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Kimberly B.

(21)
Dulcimer
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance from Sacramento State University
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Private Dulcimer Teacher

This wonderful mountain instrument is a great instrument for beginning musicians and instrumentalists. It's drone is hypnotic and pleasing to almost all listeners. Come see you you can easily pick up this gem of an instrument.

About Kimberly

I grew up in a household of 9 where music was always center stage. We would sing as a family in different venues and were often called the VonTrapp family. I have enjoyed singing and performing from a young age. I began studying flute at age 8, after scoring highest in the harmony listening exam an

Reviews
April 5, 2019
Stuart W.
I have been working with Kim for a few weeks and I have learned a tremendous amount and can hear the difference every week as I progress. I enjoy the process she applies to keep it positive and fun yet learn the proper fundamentals required to perform well. I actually tried a few vocal teachers and Kim with her wisdom and experience made it simple who to go with!!
August 3, 2018
Diana O.
Ensures one has a strong foundation of violin knowledge. Patient and kind. Love this instructor!
January 15, 2018
Kathryn R.
Kim can teach you or your child, no matter where you are!

I was 30 when I decided to rekindle my love for the violin. I hadn’t played since before YouTube was invented, and I was skeptical about learning violin online. By the first lesson, Kim had already corrected poor habits I didn’t know I had, just after hearing me play a few scales. She adjusted her teaching style to my personality so seamlessly that I felt I was just getting pointers from a dear violinist friend whose advice is always spot-on. Weekly practice never felt like work, because Kim tailored my assignments to my goals. Before I knew it, I was playing complex concertos I could never do in high school. I started out being able to play just one major scale. Within 10 months, I was in Suzuki Book 4!
I can’t say enough about Kim’s expert teaching skills. During a sight-reading of a very difficult piece, I became so frustrated that I wanted to stop the lesson and try again later. Kim encouraged me until I had gotten all the way through, and pointed out what I could learn from my performance. When I had time to calm down, I realized that Kim can do this for any student; adults, children, and adults whose inner child throws a tantrum when they’re frustrated by a musical challenge. :-)

Teachers like Kim are rare, and worth their weight in gold. I learned so much more than violin fundamentals through my lessons with her. I’m convinced Kim can teach anyone, of any age—even through an online platform.
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Thomas M.

(14)
Dulcimer
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Theater and Music from YPAS
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Private Dulcimer Teacher

I build and perform with the Appalachian Mountain Dulcimer, which is the Official State Musical Instrument of Kentucky.

About Thomas

I am a professional musician who can give instruction on many musical styles ranging from Classical to Folk Music from several different countries. All ages are welcome! As a student, I was involved for many years as a violist with The Louisville Youth Orchestra, I became a graduate of the Youth

Reviews
July 12, 2019
Shawn
Very accommodating to my scheduling needs when conflicts arose.
April 19, 2019
Erin
Tom is very patient with younger students that get distracted easily. One of my children is very interested in learning Irish folk music and Tom is great about helping him explore his interests in music. I love having lessons in home. It's very convient and allows me to keep my toddler entertained while my other children are doing lessons. Lessons are also affordable. I would definitely recommend Tom!
April 12, 2019
Kayla
Tom is an excellent harp teacher! He’s guided me in the right directions on my harp journey, expanded my knowledge of folk music, and helped me with my technical skills.

Meet Online Dulcimer Teachers Serving Andover, NY

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Dee F.

(35)
Dulcimer
Starting at $45
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Home Home

  • Background Checked
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Montana State University
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Dee F.

(35)

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Online Dulcimer Teacher

I enjoy teaching beginning and intermediate dulcimer chords, strums, and playing styles to students. Dulcimer playing can be used as an accompaniment to singing melodies or as a solo instrument. In home lessons only.

About Dee

*** Travel Equipment *** Books. Students must have their own instrument (keyboards are acceptable for taking piano lessons). I always council students on brand, quality of instrument they are purchasing before they buy it. *** Specialties *** I have been a public school music educator for

Reviews
April 19, 2019
TONY
I just recently started with Dee. She is doing a great job of helping me realistically assess my performance, and constructively set goals to improve the aspects that need work. It's been fun and very helpful.
April 8, 2019
Bonnie
Our 8 year old son had his first Guitar lesson with Dee this past weekend, and she was amazing. She wasted no time getting down to brass tacks with our son, showing him the various parts of the guitar, how to hold it and within minutes he knew two chords. She was able to keep our kiddo engaged, offered great praise and positive feedback/reinforcement and kept him on task for the entire 45 minute lesson. We could not be happier and cannot wait to see what he learns during his next lessons with her!
January 29, 2019
Scott
See is patient, knowledgeable, and makes lessons fun.
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Julie H.

(10)
Dulcimer
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio

  • Speaks French, English, Irish Gaelic
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Online Dulcimer Teacher

I taught myself to play lap dulcimer, basing my approach on the Eastern Kentucky styles associated with Jean Ritchie, Barbara Edwards, and Anne MacFie—that is, primarily using a small dowel stick or noter to sound the melody, and playing counter-melodies for song accompaniments. However, I can also help students who want to play predominantly using chords, as well as those who wish to learn about the music theory involved in playing this special modal instrument.

About Julie

Note: If you do not find the availability you are looking for on my calendar, I may still be able to accommodate you; don't hesitate to suggest a time that works better for you. I am a professional musician, specializing in traditional American and Irish music and song; I can, however, also tea

Reviews
November 19, 2019
Carol M.
Great teacher, very interested in customizing lessons to what you want. I look forward to learning much from her! Thanks, Julie!!!
November 2, 2019
Josh
Julie is a versatile teacher, having experience in several styles and instruments. She's patient and eager to adapt herself to the student's desired guitar style. Give her a try!
August 29, 2019
Jeanne
We had some trouble with the audio on her end, but once we got going, it went well. I spoke and understood a lot of French in my first hour! Julie is going to help me with singing in French. I'm so excited.
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Thomas M.

(14)
Dulcimer
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Home Home

  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Theater and Music from YPAS
Quick view profile
Online Dulcimer Teacher

I build and perform with the Appalachian Mountain Dulcimer, which is the Official State Musical Instrument of Kentucky.

About Thomas

I am a professional musician who can give instruction on many musical styles ranging from Classical to Folk Music from several different countries. All ages are welcome! As a student, I was involved for many years as a violist with The Louisville Youth Orchestra, I became a graduate of the Youth

Reviews
July 12, 2019
Shawn
Very accommodating to my scheduling needs when conflicts arose.
April 19, 2019
Erin
Tom is very patient with younger students that get distracted easily. One of my children is very interested in learning Irish folk music and Tom is great about helping him explore his interests in music. I love having lessons in home. It's very convient and allows me to keep my toddler entertained while my other children are doing lessons. Lessons are also affordable. I would definitely recommend Tom!
April 12, 2019
Kayla
Tom is an excellent harp teacher! He’s guided me in the right directions on my harp journey, expanded my knowledge of folk music, and helped me with my technical skills.

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Average Cost of Dulcimer Lessons in Andover, NY

The average cost of 60-minute dulcimer lessons in Andover is $75. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $75 and $75 per hour.
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$40 average
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$41 average
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"Andy Robinson possesses a fine ear for music and arranging, with particular emphasis on organic melody and texture. His instruction doesn't just show how to play an instrument, but how to play that instrument with others, resulting in a much more rewarding musical experience."
- Sven
Took Dulcimer lessons from Andy R.
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"Andy did a great job of listening to what I was looking for, giving suggestions and making a plan. I’m excited to be learning from him."
- Josh
Took Dulcimer lessons from Andy R.
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"I've only just had my first lesson with James (aka Jimmy), and it is evident he has a very deep knowledge and experience. The manner with which James imparts his obvious talent and/or complex music theory to a novice like me is expressed in perfectly understandable terms. I hope to continue anon with James as I am able."
- Daniel
Took Dulcimer lessons from James R.
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"Lynn is a Great Teacher....."
- Gina
Took Dulcimer lessons from Lynn K.
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"lynn is great"
- Gina
Took Dulcimer lessons from Lynn K.
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"I'm very excited about my lessons."
- Rose
Took Dulcimer lessons from Julie H.
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"James was very flexible about working with my schedule. He's also very patient and clear, and works well with students of any level. He clearly knows his stuff, backwards and forwards, and is happy to help everyone get to the next level. I'm enjoying working with him!"
- Jen
Took Dulcimer lessons from James R.
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"My son had a great first lesson with Karen and is excited to learn to tune his hammered dulcimer and begin playing. Karen has a natural gift as a teacher and great demeanor. Our family is looking forward to working with her in the future."
- Craig
Took Dulcimer lessons from Karen D.
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"I loved working with Julie. She considered what my goals were for playing and the playing style I was interested in. She then guided my lesson practice toward those goals, while at the same time making sure I was getting the underlying foundational principles to build upon. I'm off to a good strong start and I'm certain I will continue to build my skills and enjoy playing music for many years."
- Rose
Took Dulcimer lessons from Julie H.
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"Learning lots ...Lynn is so.smart.....love her style.."
- Gina
Took Dulcimer lessons from Lynn K.
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