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Helen S.

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Fredonia, NY
Starting at $17
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Helen S.

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I am a classically trained violinist and violist passionate about helping my violin and viola students develop a love for music and for their instrument by way of a solid technical foundation and efficient practicing skills. Though I am most familiar with the Essential Elements and Suzuki lesson books, I am willing to use a different method book should you have one available. I welcome students with special needs, and am thoroughly versed in the Baroque, Classical, and Romantic violin and viola repertoire.

About Helen

Hello! I've loved music since I was young, and am very passionate about helping others learn and enjoy music. I started playing violin in elementary school, loved it, and now am a junior music education major at SUNY Fredonia with an instrumental (strings) concentration. I am a graduate of the Mann

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Lillian
Helen is very patient and knowledgeable. She pays attention to details (which I love) because then I won't develop bad habits that I will have a hard time correcting later.
Tori
Helen is a very responsible young lady. She is patient, and encouraging, and customizes the lessons to fit the student needs and goals. My daughter is really enjoying her lessons.
Lene
Helen is a great teacher. She's patient, encouraging and very professional. What I like the most is that she customizes the lessons to fit my daughter's needs.
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Frances B.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Artist Fellowship from Bowdoin College Summer Music Festival
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Frances B.

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I have been teaching and playing flute for over 25 years. For 15 of those years I have been incorporating Suzuki Method into my teaching. I am certified through teacher training with David Gerry of Canada to teach Suzuki Flute through Level 3. My own extensive classical training on the Flute takes care of all the other levels.

About Frances

Originally from Massachusetts, I have been teaching children and adults flute for over 20 years. I teach from the very beginner student to the very advanced and I have additional training in the Suzuki Method which is especially helpful for beginning young children. I am primarily a classical flute

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Crystal
Our son attended a neighborhood concert and was struck with the idea that he’d like to learn to play the flute. We knew absolutely nothing about flutes at that time, but we consider ourselves so, so fortunate that Frannie came to us by recommendation.

Frannie is fun and has a great sense of humor. She is endlessly patient and relaxed, but also firm when she needs to be. She always keeps the music interesting for him – for example, after a period of working hard on the pieces in the Suzuki Method repertoire, she encourages him to mix it up and play some things just for fun, like the popular themes to Star Wars and Harry Potter.

Our son, now 9, has been studying with Frannie for almost a year now, and I cannot believe how much he has grown and improved in such a short amount of time. Frannie inspires him to play his very best; he works hard to emulate her gorgeous tone. He absolutely loves his weekly lessons, he looks forward to her student recitals, and he is motivated to practice every day.

It is a beautiful thing to watch your child fall in love with making music, and we credit this to Frannie. She has our highest recommendation.
Eamon G
I took lessons with Frannie for more than ten years, starting at age 4 in an introduction to music class at the Brooklyn Music School. Through her I found not just a great love for music but a lens through which I discovered and learned about the world. With Frannie, once a week for nearly my entire childhood, I would learn to practice and work at a piece or phrase, or to interpret and have and opinion on music I played, or to play like I mean every note, and so on endlessly. Those skills were some of the earliest and most important lessons I had about how to live and enjoy my life, and art, and how to work hard, and care about what I do for my own sake and no one else's. And I don't believe just any teacher could have done that for me. Since moving on I have often felt a different excitement and deep understanding of music than many of the peers I met who have spent far more time than me studying music.

I'm still a musician. I graduated recently from Bard College with a degree in music and have since played onstage in a very successful off-broadway musical. I've played in many orchestras including with graduate & conservatory students at Bard, with the New York Youth Symphony Orchestra, and at LaGuardia High School (formerly Music & Art). I have moved on to other instruments, and forms of music, but I credit Frances not just for showing me how much I love music but for teaching me in many ways how to enjoy and get what I want from life. I can't recommend her enough.
Ben
My daughter Coco studied with Frances for a number of years. Without question Francis was the best music teacher Coco ever had, and she's had quite a few.
Francis is generous, creative, and inspiring to work with, she has the perfect balance of qualities that a music student needs. She's highly motivating and makes demands of her students which stretch them to achieve their full potential, yet she never pushes past their limits; Coco never felt stressed by her practice but always wanted to fulfill the expectation of excellence which Francis instilled in her. Francis always led by example and was kind, supportive, and a lot of fun to work with. She's also disciplined, reliable, and punctual. I give her the highest recommendation.

Francisca M.

32 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music (Majors in Performance and Composition) from The University of Western Sydney, Australia
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Francisca M.

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There is so much more to singing than just a great voice. The performance goes hand in hand and is something that myself as a performer, place a lot of emphasis on for those of you that are going out there and auditioning for musicals, plays, schools, bands etc.

You must always connect with the song and the story line. How do you relate?

These are all topics I go through with students that are looking for more of that edge in their overall singing experience.

We discuss character, character choices, emotion, presence, movement, microphone technique, stand out parts in the music and much more.

It is very important you can relate to the song in some way. It will not be the same as the person who wrote it, but you can still find something that will help you relate. You chose the song for a reason, even if it was for the melody, what is it about that melody you like? what is it about the guitar line, or piano line you like? etc. These and much more are topics I go through in ...

About Francisca

Hi there, my name is Francisca! I graduated with a Bachelor of Music from the University of Western Sydney Australia with (High Class Honors) and Majored in Music Performance (voice major) and Sub Majors in Composition and Theatre. I am a very passionate and dedicated voice and piano instru

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Alicia
I love Francisca’s patience, openness and expertise with vocals and playing the keys. I enjoyed our lively and very down to earth session and learning about breath and vocal health. She gave me tips since I lived in a Nevada which is a very dry place and ways I could improve my vocals in that climate.
I recommend anyone who is looking for a straightforward approach to technique to get lessons from Francisca! She is amazing!
Stacey
What a wonderful experience it was to work with this instructor. Her own experiences and talent far surpasses anything I had expected to experience in an online session.
She has an ability to help me find my voice and I am truly grateful to work with someone with her patience and ability to adapt to my level of learning. She is wonderful for any age group and extremely accommodating to make time for lessons.
I would recommend everyone to give her a try and would guarantee you will not be disappointed!
Jenny
I’ve had such a great time doing virtual lessons with Francisca! It is always so scary and nerve-racking to start with a new instructor, but I immediately felt at ease. Her energy is welcoming and calming, and What I admire most is that she can feel when I’m not emotionally in the song but instead in my head. Thank you for pushing me to break through these vocal cord cobwebs and get these pipes polished!

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August H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music from Roosevelt University Chicago College of Performing Arts
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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August H.

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All aspects and genres of trumpet playing.

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Augie Haas currently lives in New York City where he is a professional trumpeter, composer, and teacher. As one of the most in-demand trumpet players in New York, Augie has worked with artists including Harry Connick, Jr., The Maria Schneider Orchestra, The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, The Gil Evans Pr

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Hunter P.

72 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Greek, French, English
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Dramatic Arts from Ryerson University
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Hunter P.

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The don’t call it “show business” for no reason! It’s just that… equal parts Show + Biz! Artists tend not to want to focus on the business part so much but it is crucially important if you want to work and make money in this industry and not just have be really expensive hobby. I have lived and worked in 8 different countries and twice as many cities, and the market is uniquely different wherever you go. It is absolutely crucial to know the market you are in, how to make it work for you, where the jobs are, what casting directors and agents are looking for in YOUR particular city and how to position yourself and approach them effectively. I can help you make sure your materials are at A1 Level and really target your marketing and career next steps so you have the absolute BEST chance at success. There is an old saying, “Failing to plan is planning to fail.” Nowhere is that more important than here!

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About Hunter

I love to help new performers and people looking to break into the biz, as well as seasoned actors who want to up-level their career or deepen their craft. I have been coaching actors since 2008 and have a unique combination of experience and training to help you launch your career and create work

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Stella
Hunter has been an amazing teacher. I was completely new to the acting world, so not only did she have to teach me acting but she also had to teach me about the business. I started off learning a little bit of everything, from scene study to improv to voiceovers, and now I am focusing on commercials. She has been great at helping me set attainable goals, introducing me to acting resources, and coming up with creative ways to draw out the actress in me when I am struggling with a line. I also appreciate her honesty and how prepared she is for each lesson.
Jazlyn
i am so thankful i found hunter! as a beginning actor, it has been hard to find the guidance and knowledge of the business aspect of the industry and how and where to best market yourself. hunter's mastery of this information has already answered so many of my questions that i've been desperately searching for. she is the sweetest and has already boosted my confidence and hopes of propelling my career forward.
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Taylor G.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Taylor G.

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Fostering enjoyment, love, and appreciation for music is Taylor’s primary goal of piano instruction. He is equally comfortable teaching classical, pop, rock, and beginning jazz to students of all backgrounds and abilities. With several years of teaching experience and notable performances throughout the country, piano lessons with Taylor are sure to be fun and informative!

About Taylor

Taylor teaches piano to beginning and advanced students of all ages. He graduated from the University of Puget Sound (Tacoma, Wash.) in 2017 with a degree in music education before building a successful studio in the Puget Sound region. In addition to teaching, Taylor maintains an active schedule p

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"Very good first lesson with Jonathan. He seems interested in helping, listening, and pushing my daughter, in a good way, to bringing out her best!"
Kaitlyn
Took Violin lessons from Jonathan G.
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"Megan is very talented and has a lovely, gentle way about her. She is a really good fit for my daughter."
Christine
Took Flute lessons from Megan W.
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"Brynn teaches piano to our 8 year old son. She is great with children, has an easy, encouraging, and enthusiastic manner, and is very patient. She has been attentive to understanding how our son learns best, teaches in a manner that works well for him, and explains concepts clearly. She has also checked frequently to make sure that she is assigning an appropriate amount of materials to practice and has proactively adjusted those materials when she thought that new ones would add more value. Our son has made great progress. I would highly recommend Brynn for both child and adult students."
Alex
Took Piano lessons from Brynn E.
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"It was a first great experience. My daughter is excited for the weekly lessons with Mona."
Lindsay
Took Flute lessons from Mona S.
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"Maggie is a fantastic teacher."
Catherine
Took Viola lessons from Maggie Z.
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"Guitar lessons with Greg Campbell are great! My grandson learned alot and very much enjoyed learning with Greg I would highly recommend him!"
Melinda
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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"Excellent first lesson. Charlene is very patient."
Ethan
Took Violin lessons from Charlene G.
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"Meghan is the best! She has helped me prepare for auditions, work on vocal technique and breathing, and to unlock my true vocal potential. She's super nice and is always really supportive of me and helps me work through vocal challenges. Amazing to work with for all ages!"
Maggie
Took Broadway Singing lessons from Meghan L.
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"Best instructor to date! Looking forward to our experience with her!"
Jacques
Took Singing lessons from Megan B.
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"Crissy has been an excellent teacher. She has given me a very positive experience in learning piano. I’ll miss her."
Regina
Took Piano lessons from Chrissy S.
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