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Cory P.

19 Reviews
Rochester, NY
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Bachelor of Music, Music Performance from Michigan State University
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Cory P.

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I have been the principal bassist of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra since 2017. Upright bass is the instrument that I performa on professionally but I've been playing guitar for as long as I've been playing bass which is over 25 years. Most of my teaching comes from my experience as a professional upright bass player. I start my beginning students in the Hal Leonard guitar method books. These books provide a solid foundation and walk through a lot of concepts at a good pace.

About Cory

I have been the principal bassist of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra since 2017 and professor of double bass at Nazareth College since 2019. I grew up around Atlanta, GA and started playing piano when I was around 7 years old and bass and guitar when I was 11. Most of my education has been

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Kaden F.
Cory was an awesome & patient piano teacher for my 4 year old son. He did hands on training and gave him work to do on his own which helped tremendously! Thanks Cory!!!!
Skip F.
My experience with Cory has been excellent. He is a good teacher who knows how to keep me going and understands my goals. I have temporarily with- drawn from the program as the erratic nature of my life and travel requirements makes it difficult for me to schedule reliably. Also, some problems with the communication software have, at times, made the learning difficult. Please understand that my decision to stop is in no way a reflection on Cory or his teaching ability. I will be glad to re-connect with him when conditions permit.
Skip F.
This guy is terrific - much more patient than I could be. Every time I start to hide in a comfort zone he finds a way to push me out of it and make me improve.

Gary K.

3 Reviews
Rochester, NY
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Cantonese
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Gary K.

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Whether you are a parent looking for piano lessons for your child/children, or an adult looking to learn piano, know that I am fully committed to helping you achieve your goals at the piano, no matter what they are. I have been teaching since 2008 and have extensively experience in teaching students of all ages and levels. Many of my students have studied with me for years and have consistently participated in various talent shows, festivals, and competitions.

About Gary

Hello! My name is Gary. I have been teaching piano since 2008 and am looking to expand my studio outside of my current locale, where I teach around 40 students. I received my Master of Music degree in Performance and Literation at the Eastman School of Music, and my Bachelor of Music degree in Appl

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Eliyahu
Gary has been fantastic to work with. He is patient and very knowledgeable, and my skills have improved quickly by learning with him. Highly recommended.
Margaret B.
G.ary makes me feel very comfortable playing and makes me feel I will be able to accomplish my goals.
Christian D.
I have known Gary for a while now, but only recently started taking lessons with him. He is very helpful and professional for every lesson. He answers all my questions and has suggested materials for me to practice in order to improve my playing. I have already learned a lot from the few lessons we have had. I enjoy our lessons and look forward to our next one!
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Melissa M.

7 Reviews
Pittsford, NY
Starting at $30
  • Master of Music in Music Education from Boston University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Melissa M.

7 Reviews
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My primary instrument is violin, but I also really enjoying teaching and performing viola! I have over 11 years experience of teaching and performing professionally and would love to help you accomplish your performance goals! Lessons will be tailored to your learning style and musical interests.

About Melissa

I am a professional string teacher and violin performer. Having graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Music Education from Bob Jones University and a Master of Music in Music Education from Boston University, I have taught for 10 years as an orchestra director in the New York public school system

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Melissa is a wonderful music teacher! She teaches our three kids ages 5, 8 and 13 on three different instruments in our home. She is very patient and flexible. SO happy to have her!

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Mellissa seems very knowledgeable and nice. We were having internet issues, hopefully it will be better next time which would help the lesson go more smoothly next time.

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Molly W.

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Starting at $33
  • Awarded Presser Scholar from Bradley University Music Department
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • B.M. in Violin Performance from Bradley University
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Molly W.

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I specialize in the transition from violin to viola, as I myself have experienced that transition.

About Molly

Teaching is my passion; I love nurturing students to reach their full potential through a solid foundation of healthy technique and musicality. From little beginners learning to hold the bow, to high schoolers preparing for auditions, to adults pursuing their lifelong goal, I will be there to guide

Harry G.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1983
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Harry G.

5 Reviews
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I individualize each students instruction. I keep in mind the students and parents goals and schedule when I make this plan.

About Harry

I started playing clarinet in the school band at age six. My father was a musician, and he thought that playing in the school band would help me overcome my extreme shyness. I remember my first music lesson. I really liked my teacher. He came to my house, and he helped me to care for my clarine

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Javier B.
Very good first lesson
Rylee
Harry helped my daughter polish up some pieces for an audition. She was nervous and didn't feel fully prepared. Three visits from Harry gave her some great instruction and the confidence to go in and nail her audition!
Tracy L.
My son has had three lessons so far, and we have been very impressed. Mr. Grainger does a great job of encouraging my son through positive feedback, making lessons fun, and giving him very specific, targeted feedback to improve his playing. He has been very flexible and responsive to our changing needs. I highly recommend him.

Spencer C.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $28
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Best Bluegrass Band from Westword
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Spencer C.

8 Reviews
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Comprehensive mandolin instruction- fun and individualized lessons tailored to each student's skill level and interests

About Spencer

I am originally from Northeast Kansas, where I started playing guitar and studying music at the age of 9. While studying guitar, I had several influential teachers, including internationally renowned finger-style guitarist, Andy McKee, and University of Montana Professor of Music and Classical G

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Robert
Great lesson. Spencer not only has the knowledge, but also the patience of a great instructor.
Dave B.
Patient instructor. Good explanation of concepts.
Steven
After more than 30 years since I last picked up the banjo Spencer did a great job of getting me reacquainted with it in a easy going, yet effective way. Excited to continue down the path with him as my tour guide !

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"Sandra is patient with the kids and appears knowledgeable. I will recommend her for future students."
Chidi
Took Piano lessons from Sandra H.
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"Hannah is great to work with! My daughter just loves her"
Amelia
Took Singing lessons from Hannah G.
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"Katherine was a wonderful instructor for my 7 year old little girl. She is very patient and understanding. I appreciate how positive she is and the uplifting encouragement she provided my daughter. Once school starts back in the fall, we hope to see Katherine again for more lessons. I can't say enough about how great she is and I'm so glad we chose her. You will not be disappointed if you choose her!"
Michelle
Took Singing lessons from Katherine V.
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"This was the first time i learned drums with zero knowledge. Best thing is he answers all your questions with all the patience. And Ofcourse he plays awesome drums 😊 so fun to learn from him"
Sagar
Took Drum lessons from Andrew B.
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"Thanks to Arrica, I'm learning to sing!

Arrica is a talented singer, songwriter and musician. I have been taking lessons from her for several months and have witnessed significant improvement. There is no getting around the need to practice regularly (in order to see results) but Arrica provides the encouragement and guidance necessary to make the effort enjoyable and rewarding. She is very accommodating when it comes to scheduling, lesson planning, etc. She is kind, generous and a joy to spend time with. I highly recommend her!"
Maria
Took Singing lessons from Arrica R.
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"I just finished my first lesson with Cyndi and going from someone who pretends to sing happy birthday, she covered breathing and even progressed to a song I love. I cannot wait for my next lesson, she was wonderful!!"
Michelle
Took Singing lessons from Cyndi E.
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"First lesson. Marc was great"
Fred Chin
Took Guitar lessons from Marc M.
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"I had always wanted to learn how to play the piano. I wanted an instructor who was fun, loved playing and teaching, and patient. Randy is all of those things and more. I have learned so much about music and the piano in the four months I’ve been working with him. He makes me feel confident that I can learn to play almost anything! All I can say is I picked the right guy. I’m looking forward to many more lessons and with his help reaching some of the many musical goals I have set for myself."
Dawn
Took Piano lessons from Randy L.
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"Andrew is a WONDERFUL teacher. He is teaching both my daughter and I and we could not be more pleased with our experience with him. Our lessons with Andrew are always the highlight of our week. My daughter has so much fun playing the games he brings each time and we have both learned so much! He always keeps lessons exciting and educational. He's very patient and is full of positivity. I highly recommend him."
Eva
Took Piano lessons from Andrew Y.
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"Very friendly. Will walk you through at the pace you need. Will continue lessons with him and would recommend him."
Christopher
Took Violin lessons from Jesse M.
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