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Tristan C.

2 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Music Performance / Jazz Studies from University of Michigan
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tristan C.

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My life as a flute player began with humble beginnings. Through dedication and hard work I've become experienced musician in Classical music, Jazz, Broadway, and music production. I've played shows with critically acclaimed productions of Aladdin, Chicago, and Hello Dolly, and have worked with actors like Hugh Jackman. Pretty much anything you want to learn, I can help you! Want help interpreting flute excerpts? Want to improvise? I've got you, and I'd love to help!

About Tristan

Hey! I'm Tristan. I'm a professional saxophonist, composer, and music producer. I've been playing saxophone for 15 years, and playing professionally for 7. Whether you're looking for someone to help you with fundamentals, music theory, improvisation, composing, whatever! I'd love to help cultivate

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Bridget C.
Tristan is an incredible teacher and multi-instrumentalist. He is a patient and helpful teacher with years of experience in all different kinds of woodwinds. He was able to help take me to the next level in my saxophone playing and I really enjoy studying with him! Highly recommend Tristan!!
Sam
Tristan is a fantastic teacher!! Patient, informative, and easy to talk to. I never felt afraid to ask questions, and he made sure I understood all concepts before moving on. Can’t recommend enough!!
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Lynn L.

4 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Outstanding Alumni from Niagara Falls NY Board of Education
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lynn L.

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I'm a professional saxophonist and recording artist and have been playing for over 25 years. I have performed in touring ensembles both nationally and internationally, and I specialize in music of all genres.

I am open to students of all ages and levels! My approach is both creative and efficient and most of all, designed around the unique needs and goals of each individual student.

About Lynn

Lynn is a graduate from the Eastman School of Music, with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Saxophone Performance and Education. Known for her versatility, Lynn performs with a wide array of musical projects that include, Red Baraat, Conor Oberst, Antibalas, Durand Jones & The Indications, Al

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Axel
Great experience with Lynn, also after having had sax lessons for over a decade now. She clearly loves to play and jam and has tons of experience teaching it.
Arthur F.
My first lesson with Lynn was wonderful. I was greeted at the door with a warm smile That made me feel at ease. I'm an absolute beginner and even my mistakes were fun.
Lynn; I love your personality and your teaching method. I got a lot out of that lesson.
And, by the time I'm 75 which is in about 5 months and with your guidance I'll be able to play a tune or two. I got a good teacher. Looking forward too lesson Number 2.
Dave P.
I've worked with Lynn for going on three years now and she has without a doubt been one of the most talented and most enjoyable people to make music with that I've ever encountered. Not only does she rock the sax better than most, she's extremely humble and approaches music with an openness and extremely positive energy. I give her my highest recommendation as a great teacher, and a great human being.
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Kazuko S.

1 Review
New York, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 6 to 65
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Kazuko S.

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I taught student from 5 to 65 years old. My students are beginner to advanced students. I prepare for NISSMA audition, music college auditions. Many of my students went to music college and became flutist, music teacher in a school and flute teacher.

About Kazuko

EDUCATION: ¨ Honors graduate of Toho Gakuen School of Music, Tokyo . Flute major. ¨ Magna cum laude graduate of Osaka College of Music ( Japan ). Flute major. ¨ Jofannesen International School of Music, Victoria Island . Studied with Steve Kujara. ¨ Also studied with Andreas Blaw, Soichi Minegishi,

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Jack C.
Kazuko Sensei, she is a pro flute performers so she really good at teaching student to play any pieces musically . She will explains everything in detail.

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Alex L.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Master of Music Conducting from California Baptist University
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Alex L.

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The basic approach provides a series of exercises and music from simple to the more sophisticated, along with hints and tips for their completion.

About Alex

Trained and educated (MM) in Russia and USA, over 20 years experience in teaching. Individual approach to the course development based on student personality, goals, skills. Major instruments are piano, classical guitar, accordion. Student must have own instrument and desire to learn! *** L

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Ilona
Soooo Smart! So much fun! Really, I couldn’t have felt more at ease and excited for the next one!
Ken K.
please cancel and refund my remaning lessons
Oana B.
We really enjoyed our first lesson with Alex
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David T.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded Merit based Writing and Composition Scholarship from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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David T.

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My method is centered around having my students consistently learn new material, while retaining what they have learned. I’m sensitive to making sure they are challenged while also giving them material that will enable them to succeed. I customize each lesson to meet the needs and interests of each student. An example of a 45 minute lesson commonly includes the first 5 minutes being dedicated to checking in on how the practice went, and answering any questions the student may have about the material. Then there would be 15 minutes of review which would consist of finding which parts of the material are most challenging and finding the most effective way for the student to practice those parts and perfect the material. After that, there would be a three minute pause during which the student would listen to the new piece (whether it be material I introduced or material they suggested) so they can write down everything that they enjoyed and perceived about the new piece. Then there ...

About David

I'm an Argentinian/American musician who decided to pursue music as a career when I was 8 years old. I had just seen Al Green perform at the Apollo and was awed by the incredible impact and joy music can have on people. With the support of my parents, who are musicians as well, I began studying wit

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Paul VanBuskirk
I can not say enough good things about David. HIs lessons are well thought out , special and geared towards the individual. His exceptional training really comes through during the lesson. More importantly, David's love of music is infectious and the lessons seem to fly by. I am most impressed with David's patience and enthusiasm when giving lessons to my son. My son has excelled under his guidance which is no small feat considering my son's substantial learning disabilities. That is perhaps David's biggest strength. David worked with my son to come to a teaching method that my son could comprehend and excel under. I am truly impressed and very grateful for the extra time and care he takes to make my son's lessons meaningful. I am available to address any questions a potential student may have . David is THAT good !!
Jamie Freimauer
David is such a talented and skillful musician who has re-inspired my guitar playing journey! He is a patient and encouraging technical teacher. In addition, in each lesson, he brings well-rounded information about the music, the artist, and guidance for feeling the emotion of the music. I highly recommend him for any level student!
Ian Etchemendy
David is a dedicted and compromised teacher.
His methods are crative and rigorous.
He will also percive and acompany you through your needs as a student.

Matt L.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks American
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matt L.

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I believe that it is very important to have a good musical foundation in addition to playing the trumpet. We will go over aspects of music theory such as scales and key signatures. We will go over the fundamentals of playing trumpet and use exercises from various different method books. We will also go in depth into any styles that you are interested in. I will ask you to listen to recordings of great trumpet players so you can model their sound. Lessons will be rewarding and fun!

About Matt

I attended West Chester University from 2011-2015 and graduated with my bachleor's in music education. I performed in the marching band, symphonic band, wind ensemble, jazz ensembles, various trumpet ensembles, and a brass quintet. One of my trumpet ensembles made it to the semifinals in the Nation

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Damian L.
Shreya S.
He explains everything to you. If you need help or if you don't get it he makes sure you know it before you move on.
Pedro L.
Matt is a fantastic instructor. Polite, knowledgeable and very encouraging. He was very patient with me and that fact that I am challenged breathing as a result of an accident. I hope I am able to continue. No reservation in recommending.

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"Cara knows her stuff! She's passionate about her work, and her enthusiasm is contagious. Her breadth of knowledge is only surpassed by her innate teaching ability. If you have a question, she has the answer and the ability to explain it in a way you can easily understand. She is a pleasure to work with and a secret weapon for anyone looking to take their craft to next level."
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Took Singing lessons from Cara Isadora M.
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"Angie is an incredible voice coach and person! She has helped me increase my range and to find my own style. Thanks to her I have really developed more of an understanding and love for music."
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Took Vocal Training lessons from Angela C.
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"Matt has a wonderful ability to to understand my needs as a beginning harmonica student. We had an email exchange prior to the lesson which allowed me to describe my goals and music experience so our first lesson was very focused and productive. Matt is very skilled at structuring the lesson so that it matched my learning style and I was able to make progress very quickly. I came away learning so much about how to play harmonica that I now have the tools to continue on my own. Matt is a wonderful teacher-friendly, up-beat, enthusiastic and a great motivator."
Linda
Took Harmonica lessons from Matthew K.
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Took Saxophone lessons from Frixos P.
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"Paul is an amazing instructor. He is very personable, very easy to talk to, and really knows his stuff. We practiced a lot of different styles and jammed often. I would 100% recommend."
Blake
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Paul W.
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"Murray is a great instructor. Take his time to teach and make you understand the concept. He also have a great interaction with kids making them feel comfortable and confident in learning how to play drums."
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Took Drum lessons from Murray P.
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Rina is such a great teacher, Gia has learned so much since she started coming to Rina. Rina teaches from her heart, and my daughter loves coming every week. She turned down going surf fishing with her father, not to miss a week with Rina. I highly recommend Rina for a Piano teacher, she is the best....."
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Took Piano lessons from Rina M.
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