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Popular Songwriting Teachers in Middle Island, NY

John O.

3 Reviews
Huntington, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Portugese, Spanish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Awarded Billboard World Music Title of the year from Billboard
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John O.

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*** Studio Equipment *** Lessons in living room with stereo; teacher has own instruments, student needs their own *** Travel Equipment *** I expect the student to have an instrument to play on. *** Specialties *** From Jazz to Brazilian, Cuban, Puerto Rican, world music from just about eve

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george
first lesson and I've gotten instructions that will last for years. John is very knowledgeable.
Jeffery S.
John is very nice and patient teacher.
tu Y.
Mr o. Is the best saxophone teacher I have never meet . He care about me so much . When I just start at jazz , he let me borrow a lot of CD to listen and learn . And that helped me so much . He had only be my teacher for one year , but he teach me so much that I have never thought .
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Danielle L.

33 Reviews
Central Islip, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, German
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Danielle L.

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I own a songwriting company, teach weekly songwriting classes.

About Danielle

I have been taking the world by surprise since the age of 4. I began studying at Queens College at 6 years old and was a recital pianist by the age of 12. I was a consumer of music, from the Music Theory lessons on Saturdays, piano lessons on Thursdays and voice lessons on Saturday afternoons, my l

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Amanda C.
My daughter loved her first session and is excited for more!
Maya Y.
Danielle was encouraging and warm as an instructor for my nine year old daughter;immediately made her feel at ease. Danielle’s also very knowledgeable and experienced in her piano expertise .
Marilyn D.
Excellent teaching.
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Joseph M.

18 Reviews
Huntington Station, NY
Starting at $27
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joseph M.

18 Reviews
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35 + yrs playing/teaching/composition experience
Classical to Jazz
Fun mixed with work

About Joseph

Local tutor; Will travel to you, or we can use my studios located in Nassau, Suffolk and all 5 boroughs. My name is Dr. Joseph M., Ba/Ma/Dma, in Education and Performance. I have reference lists a mile long, (with phone #'s, so you contact my previous and current clients), full of succes

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Javon A.
AMAZING KNOWLEDGE, GREAT TECHNIQUE, AND OVER ALL GREAT INSTRUCTOR. WILL HAVE YOU SINGING BETTER IN A MATTER OF WEEKS!!
Tyler G.
Excellent job and I am looking forward to my son having more lessons
Adeline
We went with online piano lessons at the moment due to COVID, but I was nervous about the format as the lessons are for my five-year-old daughter, so I was concerned the additional technology would be an impediment. Dr. Merkel was wonderful. He was friendly and encouraging to my daughter, ensuring she knew she could ask any questions she might have at any point. He absolutely made the technology work for us, and my daughter learned more than I would have thought possible in 30 minutes. She is counting down to her next lesson!

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Rio W.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's in Jazz Guitar Performance from University of North Texas
  • Teaching since 1997
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Rio W.

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You will be able to understand:

1. How songs are written and how to write your own songs that match the 'vibe' of the lyrics
2. The necessary knowledge of chords and how and why all chord progressions work, all keys and melodies through the knowledge of all commonly used scales and modes
3. How to read sheet music (notes, chords and rhythms) and chord symbols
4. Use of piano or guitar for reference
5. How to record yourself effectively to create beautiful music
6. How to chart or write down your songs using sheet music
7. How to write lyrics that are effective in matching the 'vibe' of the music

About Rio

Hi everyone, my name is Rio and I am from Texas. I started guitar lessons in January of 1986. I quickly developed because of an insatiable drive to create chill-inducing music, initially inspired by the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Randy Rhoads, Alex Lifeson and Eddie Van Halen. After more experience, th

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Holli
We found Rio online. He has been my son’s teacher for 2 years now and my son has learned so much from him! He is very knowledgeable on all things guitar, from guitarist history to guitar maintenance and is an amazing guitar player!! You will definitely benefit from taking lessons from him!
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Tony N.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Awarded AIM Songwriting 2019 Winner from VAFF
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tony N.

24 Reviews
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I am a singer-songwriter whose music has been featured on Spotify's "New From NYC: Pop" playlist and has garnered over 27k streams on Spotify and has run songwriting workshops attended by 40 people. I'll teach you how to turn your inspiration into music, how to create a structure for your song, write lyrics, and compose.

About Tony

Hi! My name is Tony, and I'm a music educator passionate about giving my students the skills to play music and the tools to take charge of their learning. I have been teaching guitar, piano, voice, music production, and songwriting for 10 years and have worked with pre-school aged kids, teens, and

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Lee
Patience , working with new beginners, Tony has confidence that anyone can play and do it their way is inspiring.
Lee
Tony was awesome, he knows all students are not alike, I am super motivated to know I can learn at my own pace!
Jessica F.
Tony always has ideas on how to improve my songs which he explains very comprehensively. He is a motivating and wonderful teacher!
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Karl K.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Norwegian, English, German
  • Awarded Prize-winner from American Horn Competition
  • Teaching since 1994
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Karl K.

43 Reviews
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Online Songwriting Teacher

Learn how to dress your (or others) words in music.

About Karl

Will travel further than listed by special arrangement (call take lessons to inquire) - especially via easy public transit. Currently only teaching online due to COVID-19. Professional internationally touring musician for 20+ years, Classical, Broadway, Experimental, Early music. Bachelor of Mus

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Elizabeth Y.
Karl is very encouraging and patient. He is also very knowledgeable with the horn and is very helpful with providing insight into playing the horn at your absolute best abilities.
Amber K.
Karl was patient and generous with his time!
Elizabeth E.
I had a fun lesson. Karl is very knowledgeable and explains things very clearly.

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Average Cost of Songwriting Lessons in Middle Island, NY

The average cost of 60-minute songwriting lessons in Middle Island is $69. 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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$42 average
45 min
$54 average
60 min
$69 average

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"Dave really knows the music business inside and out, and he is doing a great job of shepherding my songwriting project along!"
Cece
Took Songwriting lessons from Dr. Dave Y.
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"Indigo is an awesome teacher!"
Geoff
Took Songwriting lessons from Indigo S.
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"EDwin has been a great help over the last couple of years. Don't know how I wrote and recorded songs without his help"
Dan
Took Songwriting lessons from Edwin I.
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"I feel like I can connect with Tony. I love his positive attitude and energy!"
Greg
Took Songwriting lessons from Tony N.
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"Ahmad is Awesome! Lessons are a must. Before I started lessons, I would find tabs online and it was fun but I was wasting my time. I wasn't progressing and I didn't have any concept of timing and other essential basics. As a result, I was playing the proper notes but I wasn't playing them correctly and I couldn't improvise at all.

Ahmad takes difficult concepts and breaks them down into small, easy to understand pieces. Harmony concepts that I thought I wouldn't be able to grasp, I understand fully and use every day. He has a ton of tips that make learning so much faster. For instance, you learn how to find any note on the neck quickly without having to memorize the whole neck, which is crucial skill. Another great thing is that he uses tablature in his lessons. So, you don't have to know how to read music to get started.

If you ever want to write your own music or play with other people, call Ahmad now. He will make sure you learn the right way. I'm writing music and playing/improvising solos, at a level I thought I would never be able to achieve. Every lesson opens new possibilities."
Tom
Took Songwriting lessons from Ahmad G.
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"He was able to Break down song writing in a very easy way so that I could take lyrics and apply them to cords. I really enjoyed the methodology and how personable he was and patient."
Dana
Took Songwriting lessons from Lorin D.
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"I love lessons with Keira! She is so friendly and knowledgeable, and she really cares about her students."
Maria
Took Songwriting lessons from Keira M.
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"I had a great experience learning song writing with Lorin. I would highly recommend his teaching services to anybody eager to learn music."
Ewa
Took Songwriting lessons from Lorin D.
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"I wouldn’t have the career I have today or be where am today without the expert coaching of Miss Fawn. Highly recommend!"
Ascap Songwriter GIA
Took Songwriting lessons from Fawn A.
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"Fawn is an incredible songwriter and coach! She has turned my mediocre songs into hits and I have placed several on television shows since she helped me make them better. Every lesson I learn something new and feel empowered and like I'm finally headed in the right direction. You will learn so much about yourself when you take lessons with her. She is a true blessing."
Bobbie B.
Took Songwriting lessons from Fawn A.
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