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Jeffrey Zane H.

5 Reviews
Horseheads, NY
Starting at $22
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jeffrey Zane H.

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Have you ever had the chills listening to your favorite song? Have you ever wanted to write music that meant something to you? In my lessons, I work with my students, no matter their pre-existing background knowledge, to understand their own heart-music, and how to make music that communicates their own thoughts more effectively. I have experience working with musical ensembles of many different shapes and sizes, as well as the study of the anthropological meaning of music and art in general. In taking lessons, I hope all of my students grow to become better musicians and more thoughtful people, learning not only about music, but their own perception of music.

About Jeffrey Zane

As an ethnomusicologist/world arts researcher and an award-winning composer whose music has been described as "what Renaissance composers would have written if they had heard gospel music," I enjoy being known for music that draws from many sources, is intellectually rigorous, and is pleasant to the

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excellent.
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clear and understanding.
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excellent human being.
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Larry B.

4 Reviews
Elmira, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelor of Music in Trumpet Performance from Morehead State University
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Larry B.

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I believe that a beautiful sound is the most important thing. Rather than telling you how to get a great sound, I will demonstrate by playing everything back and forth with you. Learning a musical skill is accomplished through trial and error, thus we need to make mistakes in order to improve. I encourage my students not to be afraid of making mistakes. Perfection is not the target - a beautiful sound is the ultimate goal.

About Larry

Hi! My name is Larry, and I really enjoy playing and teaching trumpet. The trumpet has literally taken me around the world playing for over ten years on various cruise lines, visiting beautiful places in Europe, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, and North/South America. Since leaving the cruise industry,

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Hope
I have been taking lessons with Larry for about two years and I have improved immensely. Larry is very supportive and gives great feedback, he makes the lessons fun and educational. He will let you figure things out on your own but also give helpful instructions to lead you on your way to success. Larry is the reason I went from not being able to play the trumpet to two years later playing a level 4 trumpet NYSSMA solo and getting a 25 out of 28. Taking lessons from Larry was the best thing I could have done to get better at playing the trumpet.
Ginny
Our daughter loves taking lessons from Larry. He has helped her improve her trumpet skills. She is a beginner, and he is very patient and knowledgeable about what she needs to develop into a great musician. Larry is always available and prompt with his lesson times but is also flexible with his schedule for us when needed.
Sarah
I like lessons with Larry. He is patient, and always finds something positive. Trumpet is easier now, and a lot more fun!
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Kelly M.

71 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, German, Spanish
  • Awarded Young Artist Concerto Competition Winner from Sarasota Orchestra (Formerly FWCS)
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Kelly M.

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One of my favorite things is to help prepare students for auditions! I love helping them set and achieve their goals, whether it is for ALL-STATE, orchestra, or college audition. In my experience, students with professional help before an audition are more likely to win the audition, get into the college of their choice, and perhaps receive scholarships to help pay tuition. I have taken many auditions myself and know what it takes to succeed. Depending on what the audition is for, we will study scales, solos, excerpts, and performance.

About Kelly

I'm a flutist and flute instructor in the North Atlanta area. My home studio is in Acworth (near Woodstock), Georgia where I teach flute lessons. I play Principal Flute and am the Executive Director of the Alpharetta Symphony Orchestra. Lessons: My teaching philosophy is grounded in the idea

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She was very helpful from the start and guided me through my music, teaching me new techniques and practice tips along the way! 10/10 highly recommend!
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Matthew B.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Matthew B.

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Development of intuition that comes from playing in different styles/scenarios such as with a singer/songwriter, jazz band etc.

About Matthew

I'm a performer/instructor residing in Los Angeles,CA. I grew up in Cleveland, Ohio where I founded the band Synasis with my brother. We played several local shows, as well as opening for national touring artists. While living in Ohio I also attended The Recording Workshop, where I studied audio eng

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Jules
Matthew teaches preschool music classes with our music company and he’s just wonderful with the young children.
He’s enthusiastic, upbeat and gets all the kids singing and dancing along. The kids have so much fun they don’t even know that they’re learning.
Matthew has a big repertoire of kids friendly songs and musical fun activities.
Matthew is a pleasure to work with.
We are so happy to have Matthew as a part of our music family.
Jules Moss, JULES MUSIC 4 KIDS, LLC
Patrick Tupper
Great instructor.
Took group classes with guitar and ukulele.
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Marye L.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
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Marye L.

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Do you want to sing & play your favorite songs?

Do you dream of writing your own songs?

I have been teaching music privately since 2009 and LOVE to help my students sing and play their favorite songs all while becoming a well rounded musician.

We will get to the joy of playing as quickly as possible and as we go along we will fill in the music fundamentals - reading and writing music, rhythm, technique, songwriting, music theory and more. It will be a fun and enriching experience.

I can't wait to connect with you - to support and challenge you and help you make your musical dreams come true.

About Marye

My name is Marye. I am a Singer/Songwriter and Teaching Artist. I teach voice, guitar, ukulele, piano and songwriting. I have been teaching music privately since 2009 and I LOVE IT! I love sharing what I have learned in my own music career with my students. I love helping my students sing and pl

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Rachel
Marye combines discipline and skill with kindness and patience. She is a gifted teacher who cares deeply about her students, helping us increase our skills and grow and heal and express ourselves as human beings. I recommend her highly.
Wendy
There are piano teachers and then there is Marye. Marye is a graduate of one of the best music schools in the country. She combines yoga, psychology, singing, and digestible music theory to every lesson. You will stretch, sing, and clap your way to greater piano proficiency. Taking piano lessons from Marye is good for your soul.
Sue
“After decades of thinking I'd lost my ability to sing, I learned how to finally sing utilizing my diaphragm while studying with Marye! She helped me locate my vocal range, which was huge, while making it feel so inclusive and safe! The joy of singing has returned to my life through Marye's skilled, sensitive and sweetly cultivated music space.”
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Dana H.

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Starting at $142
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dana H.

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Do you want to sing on pitch? Broaden your range? Strengthen your voice? I can help. Singing is like anything you do it takes practice. I can help you achieve your goals.

I have been teaching professionally for 15 years. I have a specific teaching curriculum with an emphasis on proper breathing and vocal placement to ensure vocal improvement within two weeks of lessons! I believe singing and acting should be a joyful experience and one that will be a positive change in your life. I teach all genres of music and specialize in audition preparation and vocal dynamics. I want my students to reach their musical potential and aspirations while having a wonderful time!

About Dana

I am a professional singer, pianist, songwriter,vocalist I graduated from Valdosta State University with a Bachelors of Music in Music Education, specifically voice. Voice students can expect to improve week to week in their vocal technique. Every voice has a unique timbre; I teach students to rele

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"Hi, I want to take lessons. I’m pretty young but my mom would be paying. It’s my birthday May 21st and I wanna start that day are you available, and when do we pay, before or after the lesson?"
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"David was perfect, very patient and encouraging! He truly has the gift of being able to teach it shines through with out a doubt. According to my son he was a "funny teacher" the two were working together very hard and cracking jokes like old friends how can anyone top that. I have a feeling we gained not only a teacher but a great new friend!!!"
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"As a student with zero acting experience, Christian is very patient and encouraging. Im learning a lot about analyzing a character/plot and always look forward to our next lesson."
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Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"Keri does a wonderful job instructing her students in a professional but fun manner. She is an absolute pleasure to work with . She is extremely patient and truly wants each student to reach their potential!"
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Keri C.
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"Now bad for my first time."
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Took Improv Acting lessons from James W.
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Took Belly Dancing lessons from Elodie S.
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"Toya Nash helped me tremendously. The first time i saw her I immediately knew that this is the acting coach that i have been waiting for. She teaches you the necessary fundamentals to become a successful actor or actress and provides you with so much prep that it will be impossible to not do well once you start auditioning. She has made a change in my acting career that allows me to take it to the next level."
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Took Acting lessons from Toya N.
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"Very knowledgable teacher! Christian is patient with me as a beginner and has a great teaching method whereby he never tells you exactly how to perform a piece, as that is not what acting is about."
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Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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