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David B.

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  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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David B.

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All levels, all ages, lyric writing, melody, chord, harmony writing, song writing, arranging for any ensemble.

About David

After graduating from Salford University, England with a Bachelors degree (Honors) in Music and Composing I worked for a short time as a commercial "jingle" writer, before moving to San Diego, marrying my dream girl, and opening my own music recording, teaching and production studio. From there I ha

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Sara
He really took the time to see where I was in my playing, and gave me things to practice based on that assessment. I’m excited and ready for the next one.
Eleanor C.
David is a great instructor! He is patient and encouraging. His lessons use songs to demonstrate the techniques we are learning. His lessons are fun and I learn many things each time.
Andrew G.
Great teacher and very patient.
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Richard C.

93 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 1983
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Richard C.

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Learn drum technique for all styles. Rock beats and fills, Jazz drumming and more.

About Richard

I have studied, performed and taught music for over 30 years. Accordion was my first instrument at age 7 which was a great introduction to the keyboard, melody and harmony. That was followed by guitar and other stringed instruments (Banjo, Ukulele) as well as drums. I studied with great teachers

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Paula
today we practiced some more songs and he was really funny
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Paula
I love that we start with a warm up because that really helps me also today we did a new warm up which was really fun!!!!
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Veronica B.

22 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
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Veronica B.

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Learn how to program the synthesizers to custom design a sound that you create. Also , learn how to multitrack and sequence music on your keyboard and computer.

About Veronica

Hello, potential piano proteges'! .. Being a piano protege as a child myself, I have been teaching piano, organ, and flute for over 25 years since, and I currently have students that range from children to adults. While you are learning to play the piano, you will be playing popular, classical, hymn

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Laura H.
Very encouraging, friendly, and helpful instructor. Highly recommend!
Dianne
My granddaughter likes her very much. She is kind and patient. Thank you Veronica
Michael *.
Veronica was fantastic. Very straightforward approach easy to comprehend. First lesson and I’m hooked. Thanks Veronica
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Desiree S.

35 Reviews
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  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Desiree S.

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Vocal technique
Vocal performance
Diction
Acting through singing

About Desiree

I'm excited to be a TakeLessons instructor and to be able to share my experience and knowledge with you. I have been a singer and performer for over 20 years and have taught voice and beginning piano for over 12 years. I received a Master of Music in Vocal Performance from the University of Cin

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She is great! Were excited to see how it goes!
Matt K.
I can't say enough about how awesome it has been with the lessons. Desiree is a fantastic, teacher and person both. Immediately felt comfortable from day one. I look forward to the hour every week and it seems like I'm getting better at singing!
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Jennifer W.

40 Reviews
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  • Speaks spanish, english, Sign Language
  • Teaches students 4 to 40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jennifer W.

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I am experienced in trumpet, french horn, trombone, bass trombone, and piano, trumpet being my main instrument, been playing for approximately over 25 years. I have an Associate degree in Music education. I have also composition, arrangement, and written my own trumpet book.
I have self-taught myself to sing alto, guitar, handbells, organ, and percussion for approximately 15 years. I start learning music off and on from the age of 10. I started on piano and off I went from piano to trumpet. An along the way I pick up the guitar, voice, percussion, handbells, trombone, and french horn. I love learning and teaching music to others.

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Welcome! I am experienced in trumpet, french horn, trombone, and piano, trumpet being my main instrument, been playing both approximately over 25 years. I have an Associate degree in Music education. I have self-taught myself to sing alto, guitar, handbells, organ, and percussion for approximat

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Kris H.
My son has been taking online lessons from Jennifer and it's really helped his trumpet playing!
Nancy Pena
I sign up my son for trumpet lessons with Ms. W. She is a great trumpet teacher. She is amazing at teaching the trumpet. I would tell anyone who is looking for a teacher to take lessons with Ms. W
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Clera R.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 55
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Clera R.

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Do you want to learn how to read music or be able to play songs you like? Perhaps you want to rebuild your skills from where you left off years ago and find your passion again? If so, I can assist you! I am an active performer and teacher with experience in teaching students at varying age and levels. I offer quality piano lessons with many focus including building strong fundamentals and producing good sound, and while teaching, I enjoy incorporating Western music history and theory. I aim to inspire learning that is engaging and motivating while having a great time working together. I look forward to connecting with you!

About Clera

Hello! I am a classically trained pianist with experience working with students at varying age and levels. I hold a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from Boston University and Professional Artist Certificate from North Carolina School of the Arts, and have performed internationally in France, Estonia,

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"My 7 year old had his first lesson with Hilda and we absolutely love her and her teaching style. She is very engaging and encouraging. We highly recommend!"
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"Tania is a very easy going teacher. This helps the student remain relaxed during those difficult parts of the lesson. When it gets challenging for the student, it is important that no judgement be conveyed by the instructor. Only praise. I really appreciate this because learning a new language can be trying. Enjoying my progress so far. Thanks Tania!"
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Took French lessons from Tania B.
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"I have found Ana to be a prompt, prepared, and organized instructor. She also has a kind and patient(!) way of teaching. She has been very flexible to incorporate my questions into the lessons as well. I have thoroughly enjoyed learning from her."
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Took Spanish lessons from Ana S.
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"We are serious beginners. Nery promises to really help us get over the initial hump and get moving at last on really learning this language."
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Took Spanish lessons from Nery G.
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Took Spanish lessons from Julissa F.
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"Exceptional, mindful, has been teaching my kids via Skype — It works! We think she's terrific -- she is a fun and inspiring tutor for our daughters. They have worked with Elsa for 3 years, and they really enjoy speaking French now. She is using her creativity and empathy skills to help unlock our daughters' full potential. She has an uncanny ability to make them feel comfortable. We believe she has the ability to connect with and engage all types of learners and she makes learning French so much fun. We highly recommend her."
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"I adore Meriem! She is a really kind and engaging teacher. It's always fun having a French conversation with her!"
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Took French lessons from Meriem B.
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"Really helpful! She was able pinpoint my areas in weakness and I feel confident this will help me out."
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