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John O.

3 Reviews
Huntington, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Portugese, Spanish
  • Awarded Billboard World Music Title of the year from Billboard
  • Teaching since 1978
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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 .

Gerald M.

1 Review
Norwalk, CT
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Best Blues, Pop, Rock Drummer from Down Beat Magazine
  • Teaching since 1991
  • Music Performance from Hartt School of Music
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Gerald M.

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Your time and money is too precious to waste on a mediocre teacher. My students get results from the very first lesson. For over 20 years I've helped students of all ages go far beyond their goals; whether it's learning a favorite song, getting in a band, winning music scholarships, or learning music for school ensembles. My lessons are tailored to your interests and taught at your pace.

About Gerald

Not all teachers are the same. I've had great success as a student and a teacher; making me the best choice to help aspiring drummers reach their goals.

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Chris
HIRE GERALD NOW! I've had online lessons with several teachers before Gerald. He is absolutely the best! Even over the internet he can immediately zero in on what you're doing right, wrong, then show you the quickest and easiest way to get better. The sound quality of his studio is better than any other drum teacher. Instead of using the horrible mic that's built into a laptop or iPad that distorts and sounds terrible, Gerald using a dozen professional mics to give you superior sound during every lesson. He simply gives the best experience.

Brian A.

2 Reviews
Bridgeport, CT
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Studio Music and Jazz Performance from University of Miami
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Brian A.

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Lessons are based around each individual student's music goals. Simple practical methods for understanding and developing the fundamental skills needed to play songs you love and want to perform are the focus of each lesson. Teaching and performing music are what I'm passionate about. I have over twenty years of teaching experience with beginners and advanced students and have developed a curriculum that really works for all levels and styles while keeping things fun!

About Brian

I'm an experienced teacher with a background as a full time performing musician. Music was a big part of my life from an early age and I've stuck with it pursuing it as a career path. I graduated from the University of Miami with a degree in Studio Music and Jazz Performance and since have been t

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Joe
I've been working with Brian for four months now and have made excellent progress on guitar. Brian quickly adjusted to my experience level and has done an outstanding job of removing long-standing bad habits and reinforcing the good ones. He has a fresh approach which ensures students don't get bored and, best of all, instills confidence and a good stage presence. I'm on my way to being a better guitar player but more importantly, a better musician. I recommend Brian without reservation.
Wendy
Brian has been great , he patiently provides simple tangible explanations for both guitar play and music theory. He is building a solid foundation for my musical growth and more importantly supporting and enhancing my love of music. I give Brian my highest recommendation, he's a natural teacher

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Jason S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 to 60
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Master of Music - Clarinet Performance from University of Michigan
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Jason S.

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I have been teaching privately for 10+ years, and have experience teaching students of all ages, regardless of their experience level. The most important thing I try to emphasize in lessons is to have fun. While learning a new instrument can be difficult, it is important to remember that progress takes time and strive to build upon each lesson.

About Jason

I hold a masters degree in music from the University of Michigan, and have 10+ years of experience teaching students from beginner through advanced playing levels. Previous students have gone on to win multiple awards, scholarships and acceptance into summer music festivals and youth orchestras acr

Bernard M.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors Degree Business Administration from Devry University
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Bernard M.

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We make hit records!!!! RAP, HIP-HOP, TRAP, R&B, DANCE & POP are our specialties. We can make songs like the styles of Future, Migos, Rick Ross, Eminem, Cardi B, down to Beyonce, Drake, Chris Brown, Usher etc. We can make turn up music, we can make relaxing music, we can make songs with verses that include a lot of wordplay, complex bars and we can make music that make people move.

About Bernard

The Ultimate HipHop/Rap Teacher. I have over 15 years of experience in the HipHop/Rap music industry. I have written over 1000's songs. I have worked with all types of artists from the beginning stages to the expert level. I work hard on helping all of my clients achieve their goals no matter how h

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Long
Bernard personalised our lessons to my level of knowledge and made sure that I was growing even though I was a complete newbie.

He's really encouraging and is always giving me feedback on areas I can improve.. These are things I wouldn't have picked up on myself!

I can see improvement already, and look forward to future lessons with him.

Thanks Bernard
Nick
Bernard has been a blast to work with, couldn’t recommend him more
kelvin
already I notice an improvement in my rapping thanks to Bernard

Nick L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • BFA in Jazz and Contemporary Music from The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nick L.

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Nick is a Banjoist and Composer based In New York, NY. Nick has several years of experience playing along numerous venues in NYC with the likes of Robert Brashear and The Home Away Band, Greg Cornell and The Cornell Brothers, Luba Dvorak, Craig Donovan and As a solo artist. Along with bluegrass and folk, Nick has an admiration for Kraut-rock, Jazz, Punk, Indian Classical, and Experimental music, so he can help facilitate any players musical goals/interest, no matter how niche. Nick also went to The New School For Jazz and Contemporary Music, where he gained a grounding in music theory and jazz improvisation.

About Nick

I'm Nick a banjoist and composer based in NYC. I am a banjo teacher of 2 years, available to students of all experience levels and ages. I like to arrange my lessons so that students learn what they want to learn (at their own pace), while also gaining strong theoretical and technical music skills.

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"Wonderful teacher, highlyl recommended

Diane was great! I have played other musical instruments in the past, but never the flute. I told her I wanted to learn to play the flute in just 3 lessons. She didn't laugh and tell me that was impossible, but instead worked with me to achieve my goal! She was patient, thoughtful, great at pointing out little things that instantly improved my playing. She even went above and beyond by emailing me a link to a video tutorial. I would highly recommend her to anyone who wants to learn to play the flute."
Mamie
Took Flute lessons from Diane W.
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"Will's a great instructor. Very knowledgeable, passionate, and patient. Has a wide range of influences and inspirations. Can't go wrong with this man!"
Karl
Took Viola lessons from Will R.
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"Teacher Very knowledgeable ,patient and understanding and want's to see you achieve your goals."
Dawne
Took Guitar lessons from Rina M.
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"Excellent first lesson. I enjoyed it a lot."
Jerome
Took Ukulele lessons from Dan G.
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"Martin is a colleague of mine; we have worked together at Lincoln Center and in recording studios in NYC.
I believe he would be a wonderful teacher, patient and knowledgeable. He is well versed in the Dounis method of violin pedagogy."
Lanny
Took Violin lessons from Martin S.
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"She is great with my 11 year old son and online classes. Very patient, kind and knowledgeable! He is excited to continue guitar and voice lessons with her!"
Carrie
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Mallory B.
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"Eric is awesome sauce stuff! :)"
Caira
Took Saxophone lessons from Eric C.
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"Ms. Beth is my son First and Favorite piano teacher ever! He started his lesson when he just turned 4yrs old. While I worried if he could do it at that early ages, Ms. Beth made every lesson so enjoyable that he love to come every time, and he has learned so much from her in the last 3 years. She’s so good and so patient with kids. He’s so inspired by her that he even said he want to be Piano teacher when he grow up! So cute! We will miss you, Ms. Beth!"
Vicky
Took Classical Piano lessons from Beth B.
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"I've been taking online lessons with Wei for the past couple of months, and I quite enjoy them. As an adult piano player, I don’t have specific goals. I just play for fun most of the time. Wei, nevertheless, made specific teaching plans for me. He learns my strength and weaknesses, and chooses pieces that are both enjoyable to play and technically challenging for me, so that I’m able to tackle my weaknesses. His expertise helps me improve in many ways, like piano techniques and overall understanding of music. After a few lessons with him, I gained confidence in playing. I’m able to improve my performance of the pieces I love. Besides, Wei is an easy-going person. It’s fun to work with him. I strongly recommend his lessons if you are looking for a teacher with patience, expertise and passion for music."
Xueying
Took Piano lessons from Wei G.
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Dennis
Took Guitar lessons from Jonathan H.
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