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Sally G.

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Woodhaven, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Commerce from University of Auckland
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Sally G.

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I am a professional guitarist with international touring experience, endorsements, and qualifications in theory and composition. I have been teaching private lessons to students aged 8 to 65 for several years. Tailoring the lessons to reach the your goals, we can explore areas such as learning your favorite songs, writing your own, while forming a solid basis of musical knowledge, and the tools you will need to grow into a capable and fluent musician.

From my experiences in independent bands, I can also offer consultations and advice on soliciting endorsements, creating press kits, writing press releases, and other ways to promote your album.

About Sally

I grew up in New Zealand playing all sorts of instruments before focusing on guitar. My guitar took me all around the country touring with bands, and then eventually to the USA, where I was fortunate enough to tour extensively throughout the States and Canada as a session player. Since then, I have

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Mayesha R.
Sally's teaching style is great! Very friendly and knowledgeable. Looking forward to take more lessons from her.🙂
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Darren L.

Butler, NJ
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 1991
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Darren L.

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Learn Chords, Scales, Theory, Improvisation while playing the songs you love. Rock, Blues, Jazz, whatever style.

About Darren

Experienced performer and teacher with over 3O yrs experience. I have performed in various musical settings with lots of great players. The goal of my lessons are to get the student playing their favorite songs in what ever styles they love. No two students are the same so I patiently learn the

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Hannah L.

Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $50
  • M.M. Clarinet Performance from University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2012
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Hannah L.

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Hi! I have been teaching music since 2012 in a wide variety of settings, including independently from my home, privately in a music school, and in a classroom setting. It is of utmost importance to me to ensure that I create individualized lessons that meet the needs of each student, as I am aware that everyone learns differently. I want to help you meet your musical goals, and have fun in the process!

About Hannah

Hannah L is a New York City based clarinetist and educator. She taught her first clarinet student at a very young age, and realized her passion for teaching music as she watched her student go from playing his first notes to making the all-district band within the first year. She has since worke

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Ryan F.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ryan F.

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Even before my time at Berklee, I spent years striving to put myself into every musical situation possible. This gave me a multi-perspective understanding that allows me to comfortably advise students of all ages and backgrounds regarding several different instruments, styles, and theoretical concepts.

My favorite part about teaching, regardless of discipline, is the fact that it allows me to keep growing and learning while sharing my experiences to help others do the same. So whether you want to work on jazz, pop, or classical, feel free to reach out, and I will happily customize and create the learning environment that you desire!

About Ryan

I am new to TakeLessons! I am a professional pianist, vibraphonist, and percussionist. I recently graduated from Berklee, where I spent much of my time composing, arranging, and performing. I specialize in Jazz, but also frequently help people learn the arts of classical and pop music. Whether

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Justin
Highly recommend Ryan!

He will take it whatever speed you like and will teach whatever you need. I have learned new things about music theory as well and he makes learning the piano interesting and engaging.
Charlotte
Ryan is awesome! I am a beginner, and Ryan has been so helpful teaching me the basics of notes, key signatures, rhythm, and many other components of piano and music, and we’ve even delved into some music theory. He makes learning fun and easy, and is also flexible with meeting times and can even do lessons over facetime if you can’t make it to his place. He is so talented and welcoming and will make you love piano even more than you already do.
Justin
I took jazz piano lessons with Ryan and he was a great teacher! He drilled a number of fundamentals such as jazz theory, ear training, and improvising which really helped demystify jazz piano for me. Not only does he have a wealth of musical ability, he is also a very kind and patient teacher. I highly recommend taking lessons with Ryan!
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Clint H.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 1981
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Clint H.

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I've had a lifetime of experience teaching private lessons on the harmonica and have the skills it takes to help you through the process of learning to play in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. I've been a full time musician my entire adult life teaching and performing on stage, the studio and the classroom.

About Clint

"The Harmonica is my specialty as a professional performer and teacher. It's not my 2nd or 3rd instrument, but my primary one that I've spent a lifetime mastering. I've been teaching, performing and recording on the harmonica for over 30 years and I'm an expert on both the chromatic harmonica and t

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Clint's great. Good mix of music theory and good foundation practices.
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Mark L.

63 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks I only speak English. My Spanish is very limited.
  • Bac. MusEd 1990 from Cleveland State University
  • Teaching since 1990
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Mark L.

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You will use the notation system that suits you best. I have developed one that a 6 year old can read. you will learn to slap and pop the bass. Pull Offs, and Hammer On. You will be guided by me through method books with supplemental materials I create to help you advance. I have been teaching bass guitar for 5 years. I want to be your next instructor.

About Mark

I teach according to your individual needs. I only teach in my own studio. I do not travel anymore. I also have time to teach lessons every other week. You may inquire to me about my availability to teach every other week on Saturdays. I help you become successful on piano, violin, cello, viola, ba

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Gabriel G.
Great first lesson. Already learned a lot.
Zoe C.
Mark is AMAZING!!!!!!
Regina
My son Caleb was struggling with his required music with the symphony, and Mark really helped bring his confidence level up. Now he plays all the time without being reminded. Thanks Mark!

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"Laura is my sons piano teacher for 2 years now. My 7 year old son loves to go to her lessons. She is patient, professional and talented teacher. Now we added a voice lessons with Laura and my son is even more excited to go to her class."
- Oksana
Took Piano lessons from Laura S.
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"Enthusiastic and experienced

Brenda is a warm, enthusiastic personality with lots of industry experience and contacts to share. Everyone loves working with her!"
- Jenny
Took Singing lessons from Brenda R.
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"Best instructor! Thank you Mr Sean"
- Eric
Took Piano lessons from Sean L.
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"He is not only an amazing pianist, but also very touching teacher for me. He believes my ability and musical potentiality even when I could not trust myself. He waits for me to find my music myself. That really encourages me a lot. Also, I can take a look the way he makes his music. He is such a inspiration!"
- Jung
Took Classical Piano lessons from Vyacheslav G.
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"Really appreciated the thoughtful well-designed lesson. George is awesome!"
- Josh
Took Guitar lessons from George F. H.
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"Patient, knowledgeable, and affable."
- Cliff
Took Ukulele lessons from Michael J.
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"Andrew is such a great teacher! He really knows his stuff and I learn something new, without fail, at every lesson. 10/10 would recommend!"
- Bri
Took Saxophone lessons from Andrew L.
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"Great Experiance. My daughter loved it."
- Kiyanna
Took Piano lessons from Ferlyn F.
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"My 12 year old daughter can't say enough about how much she enjoys her lessons with Denise."
- Olivia
Took Singing lessons from Denise B.
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"I have been working with Cathy now for three months and I couldn't be happier! She is the first and last name in vocal coaching for the Santa Clarita Valley, in my opinion - she's cheaper than most of the other teachers out here, but has more experience with performing, touring, and working with vocally disadvantaged individuals (i.e., speech impediments, volume disparities, confidence issues, etc.) than anyone else my friend and I know of. She has helped me come out of my shell and boost my confidence more in the past few months than my own parents could do in my entire life! Working with Cathy, I was finally able to audition for one of the plays local to this area, something I've wanted to do for years, but always talked myself out of. Therefore, I credit Cathy with my success personally, and in the theater community out here.
In short, she is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED; she sends out a list of possible time-slots available for you (or your child) promptly after you contact her and can help expand your knowledge and technique of singing/acting/speaking in just a matter of a few lessons. :)"
- Jessica
Took Singing lessons from Cathy R.
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Music Lessons in New York City

New York is often referred to as the city that never sleeps and it is the focal point of the American music industry. It is the birthplace of a variety of music genres including hip hop, punk rock, house music and rap and it is also home to jazz and the blues music too. If you’re a musician and you make a name for yourself in New York, then there’s a pretty serious chance that you’ll eventually be known all over the world. As a result, if you’re aspiring to become a musical artist then New York City is arguably your best launch-pad to fame.

However, before you try to go out and get your musical talent noticed in New York you should first ensure you have a solid music foundation, which may help you in becoming the next international star. With that said, we recommend you take our New York music lessons with one of our certified TakeLessons music teachers. We can help you learn proper technique for instruments like the guitar, bass, violin, saxophone or even singing. In addition, our New York music lesson programs cover music theory for those who are interested gaining a more in-depth understanding of music. Our New York music lessons also cover music performance as well as recording. This way you’ll have the music resources necessary to develop a solid foundation that can be helpful in pursuing a career in music. Together with the help of our certified professional instructors, we guarantee that you’ll have a fantastic experience with your music lessons. If for any reason you are not satisfied after your first lessons we’ll help you find a new teacher or we’ll even refund your entire purchase.

So if you have a passion to become famous, then do it here in the city where dreams of stardom can come true. Simply enroll yourself in one of our New York music lessons and our team will do their very best to bring out the recording artist in you. So don’t wait! Get ready to achieve your goals and realize your dreams. Sign up with us today!

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