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Eric S.

Cold Spring, NY
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Bachelor of Music Performance from State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Eric S.

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I offer music lessons in the lower Hudson Valley region as well as remotely via Skype or FaceTime.

I have decades of experience working with students of all ages and levels and I often prepare students for recitals and NYSMMA competitions. I do not use a cookie-cutter method for instruction. Lessons are tailored to meet the specific needs of each student and taught in a comfortable and friendly teaching environment.

I specialize in teaching:

* beginners students (ages 6 and up)
* basic classical repertoire
* music theory
* jazz & blues improvisation

Not sure? Try one lesson and see if you like it.
PS. I also give drum lessons!

About Eric

Eric is a third generation musician from Western New York. A multitalented artist, Eric has worked as a composer, percussionist, pianist, author and educator for most of his life. As a composer, Eric has received four prestigious Meet the Composer grants, a Utah Arts Council grant, NEA Foundati

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Tim H.

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Highland, NY
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Tim H.

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Music is a journey of creative exploration with as many different paths and destinations as there are styles of music and musicians. Students will benefit from a personally customized approach to learning, exploring musical styles that range from rock to pop, blues to country, punk to folk, and at every level of musical experience. Tim is a teacher with 20 years of teaching and performing experience.

About Tim

Tim has been playing music at local venues and with local bands and musicians for 20 years, and has been teaching privately and for music studios and schools for 10 years. He fell in love with music at an early age and quickly picked up a variety of instruments including guitar and drums. As a priva

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Caileigh M.
Tim is wonderful! Very musically intelligent which is so important. Fantastic demeanor and cadence with my daughter, which is important for her learning style. So pleased to have found him!
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Dr. Jason T.

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Campbell Hall, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Elizabeth Voitle Tucker Honorary Award from Brooklyn / Queens Conservatory of Music
  • Masters of Music from Manhattan School of Music
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Dr. Jason T.

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Winner of several awards and competitions, pianist Jason Thomas has been recognized locally and internationally for his warm playing and personality.

Jason is based in New York, receiving his Bachelors and Masters from Manhattan School of Music (MSM), and is currently finishing the last semester of his Doctoral Studies from MSM.

Jason's extensive teaching career includes giving Piano Lectures at notable schools, including Rutgers University, giving master classes for advanced students at MSM, as well as helping students prepare for auditions to various schools. Jason welcomes all levels from absolute beginner to professional.

About Dr. Jason

Dr. Jason Thomas is a wonderful person who loves teaching and has been doing so since he was a teenager. Jason is a graduate of Manhattan School of Music (MSM) where he received both his Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Classical Piano Performance. He is currently finishing his Doctoral studies

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Steven W.
Excellent instructor and very patient with students.
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Merecco T.

Wappingers Falls, NY
Starting at $76
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches students 7 to 80
  • Teaches Advanced
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Merecco T.

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Hello future student! I am excited to work with you. I have been a professional voice trainer for 27 years. I, myself have trained for 34 years. I am classically trained, I attended performing arts as a voice major. I am also industry trained via the music business. I have been in the music industry professionally for 30 years as a singer, songwriter and music producer/composer. I have worked with a variety students, voice textures, vocal styles from Classical, to Pop, R&B, Rock, Hip Hop and more. I've worked with first time beginning singers, as well as Industry professionals from ages 7 to 75. In our lessons together you will learn proper breathing techniques, how to stretch and expand your vocal range, speaking techniques, studio recording and a host of other practices to ensure a more positive, rewarding and stronger vocal performance catered to your voice. I will teach you how to properly preserve, protect and respect your vocal instrument so it will last you for many years just ...

About Merecco

I'm a professional singer, songwriter, vocal trainer music producer in music, film/tv. My voice and music have appeared in films and tv networks for sync licensing such as (MTV, VH-1, Fuse TV, Bravo, ABC, NBC, Fox Search Light Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Lifetime and more. I have worked with a varie

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Kessa M.

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Peekskill, NY
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BM Piano Performance from Brigham Young University
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Kessa M.

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I have been teaching piano almost as long as I have been performing, coming up on 10 years. To date, I have taught lessons to over 100 different students ranging in age from 5 to 70, and ranging in skill from complete beginner to college piano performance major. I can teach students of any level and help them overcome any problem, whether that is a technical problem, interpretative problem, or having pain during playing.

Not every student is going to think I’m the best fit for them. I expect consistent practice, completion of assignments, and attention to detail in music. I have had many trial lessons that don’t pan out because the student or parent thinks my expectations are too high for them. Make no mistake; I expect a lot, but I also care deeply about music and have great understanding and sympathy for those who genuinely try. Whether your goal is to learn to read music, improve rhythm, learn to play the great classical repertoire, or simply have a good time learning the ...

About Kessa

I received my BM in piano performance from Brigham Young University, studying under Dr. Richard Anderson and Dr. Irene Peery-Fox. While there, I studied pedagogy from master teachers Dr. Irene Peery-Fox and Dr. Jared Pierce, who taught me both how to run a studio and how to manage individual lessons

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Robert P.
Excellent. Nothing gets by her; very helpful.
Caleb
I had the opportunity to work with Kessa when we were both in undergrad and I was trying to decide whether or not to become a music major. I was feeling pretty discouraged with my current piano teacher at the school and talked with Kessa since we had a class together and I knew she was a piano major. I had a few lessons with her and she gave me so many helpful ideas about how to approach my pieces and improve my practice habits. She was very kind and didn’t make me feel bad at all, but still pushed me hard in those lessons because she believed in me. Even though I ended up deciding not to go into music after all, I still value those few lessons I had with her and recommend her to everyone at any level.
Marissa
Kessa is a very professional and talented piano teacher. My son loves going to lessons and we love hearing him practice such pretty music. We're impressed with Kessa's ability to explain confusing concepts and to encourage my son when he is having a tough time. She's done so well with transitioning to Zoom lessons during the pandemic and we love being able to have lessons from home.
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Victoria M.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • General Education and Criminal Justice from Delgado Community College
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Victoria M.

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Hi there! Let us explore Math together. Whatever kind of learner you are, you and I will figure it out and help you understand the information that you need help with! We can watch videos, we can do tests, quizzes, and we can even do fun math games! As long as you are comfortable and still learning the material, you and I will figure out what we should do to help you

About Victoria

Hi there! The name is Victoria! I am a college student majoring in General Education and Criminal Justice! I am here to help any student understand the information they don't understand. You and I will help you succeed no matter what!

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Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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"Melisa is a very experienced knitter. Even though she is at such a high level, she can instruct others and explain techniques in a very understandable way. She enjoys watching students gain confidence and improve their skills. Very few knitters have Melisa’s mastery of this art or the ability that she has to teach it."
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Took Knitting lessons from Melisa M.
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