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Yakov D.

20 Reviews
Richmond Hill, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 1990
  • MA in bassoon performance, orchestra conducting, teaching from St. Petersburg State Conservatory, Russia
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Yakov D.

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Beginners: posture, breathing techniques, embouchure, sound production, articulation, phrasing, note reading
Intermediate: interpretation of different styles, dynamics, ensemble performance, building solid technique and stamina
Advanced: studying of orchestra excerpts, solo pieces, study of various concert and chamber music compositions

About Yakov

• I have over 20 years experience as a music teacher, conductor, theater/orchestra director and a performer in Russia, Norway and the United States. • I possess excellent interpersonal skills and over the years developed the ability to communicate efficiently and connect with every student I te

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Araf H.
He is just excellent.
Araf H.
Iasonas & Odysseas A.
Very knowledgable and enthusiastic teacher. He has a way about him that makes the lesson exciting.
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Thomas W.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Dean's List from The Pennsylvania State University
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner
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Thomas W.

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I can help beginning students on bassoon learn the basics.

About Thomas

Thomas J. W. is an active music teacher, composer, adjudicator, and clinician in the greater Philadelphia area. He has over twenty years of experience as a concert band director, marching band director, jazz improvisation instructor, choral director, orchestra director, private instructor, arranger

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Anneliese & Sophia C.
He’s very patient and kind especially for 2 active little girls.
Cindy ..
Thomas is honestly an amazing musician and teacher. He was really patient with me. Despite having to deal with major timezone differences (as I live in Myanmar), he took the time to figure it out. Also, he helped me figure out the stuff it took me months to figure out. He also really knows what he's doing. I learned so much in that hour of practice. 10/10 would recommend him.
Brian
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Lee Q.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 to 80
  • Awarded Army Achievement Medal from U.S. Army
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Lee Q.

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Lee is an accomplished bassoonist who can direct students to the best bassoon reeds and accessories, as well as offer the best advice on starting and developing skills on bassoon. 

Lee uses the New Weissenborn Method books and offers a library of elementary solo pieces, standard bassoon literature and orchestral excerpts.

Lee received a Master of Music degree in Bassoon Pedagogy (Belmont University) and graduated from Loyola University New Orleans (Bachelor of Music Education), where she performed as principal bassoonist for both orchestras.

Lee also graduated from the U.S. Armed Forces School of Music and served as a Bassoon Player in the U.S. Army with the 1st Cavalry Division Band.

About Lee

Minimum ages: 8 for ukulele (30 minutes max) 10 for guitar/bass guitar (45 minutes max) 12 for bassoon (45-60 minutes) Lisa "Lee" Q. is a teacher, conductor and multi-instrumentalist with comprehensive experience in music instruction and performance, including orchestra, concert band, fol

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Zaria J.
Lesson was informative and a great start for the first lesson.
Avery
Lee is great! Very thorough and teaches at a good pace for beginners. Looking forward to our next lesson!
Alex B.

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Justin H.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Awarded Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers from Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner
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Justin H.

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I have been teaching music to students of all ages for 17 years and I absolutely love it! I am a fun loving teacher who has high expectations of my students. I have a bachelor (UM) and Master (CMU) degree in music. I am a school band director as my full-time career. I am able to teach all of the brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments, including piano, to varying degrees. You will receive a multi-faceted lesson with me including music theory, music history, new techniques, musicianship skills, performance skills, and much more. I look forward to this chance to work with you!

About Justin

As a highly skilled musician and teacher with proven experience in building music programs, teaching all levels of skill, expressing a high level of artistry, and developing professional relationships; I believe you will thoroughly enjoy working with me. I have been a life long musician, starting

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Greg
One of the most talented musicians I have ever met. While trombone is his main instrument, he plays and instructs exceptionally well on a myriad of other instruments. He is calm and patient with learners and has a very rich knowledge base when it comes to musical literature and technique. I highly recommend Justin Hammis for anyone interested in private lessons.
Jessie
He was band director for my kids. He is a terrific person and a fun, talented director.

Kristilyn W.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Doctorate of Musical Arts (DMA) in Bassoon Performance from The Ohio State University
  • Teaching since 2001
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Kristilyn W.

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I'm a professional, classically trained bassoonist that plays with orchestras, chamber ensembles, and rock bands. I've been teaching private lessons for over 15 years and I'm available to work with students at any age and skill level including beginners, intermediate students who want to improve their skills (or are picking up the bassoon after time away), as well as advanced students looking for audition and performance coaching. Lessons with me are always positive, supportive, and tailored to each individual's goals and needs.

My method of teaching is motivating and rewarding, and my students always succeed on their scale tests, Region and All State auditions, and college auditions. We can work on major and minor scales, beginner to advanced etudes, solo literature, audition etudes, orchestral excerpts, contemporary music and extended techniques, music theory, and more.

About Kristilyn

I am a classically trained bassoonist with a passion for all types of music. I received my Doctorate of Musical Arts (DMA) in bassoon performance from the Ohio State University, and my Masters of Music in bassoon performance from Arizona State University. In addition to holding faculty positions

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Felix
Time flies so quick. I was looking back at TakeLessons.com and realized that my son had his first bassoon lesson with Kristilyn on Oct 8 2017. Now he is a high school senior and planning to pursue his music education at the college – that is a testimony to Kristilyn’s contribution.
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Faith W.
Great teacher. She was very knowledgable and very personable. Looking forward to the next lessons
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Julia H.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, French and English
  • Teaches students 15 to 60
  • Bachelors from The Curtis Institute of Music
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Julia H.

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My name is Julia and I'm the Principal Bassoonist of the Nashville Symphony and the Santa Fe Opera. Additionally, I regularly perform with the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival. I have a Bachelors degree from the Curtis Institute of Music and I previously studied at the Montréal Music Conservatory.
As a soloist, I performed numerous times with the Nashville Symphony, Les Violons du Roy and Trois-Rvières Symphony.
As a teacher, I specialize in audition preparation and mental game coaching. I adjust my teaching to your personal goals! From reed making to excerpts, I'm here to help you!

About Julia

I'm the Principal Bassoonist of the Nashville Symphony and the Santa Fe Opera. Additionally, I play regularly with the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival. I have performed as guest Principal Bassoon with many North American orchestras including the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, The Atlanta Symphony Or

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Emilio Carlo
Julia is an incredible musician. Her ability to coach students mentally to approach their instruments increases their musical abilities exponentially. Any student would be lucky to have her as an instructor.
Lloyd
Julia is an incredible teacher that taught me so much about bassoon, music, and life as a musician. Julia helped me to achieve many of my goals musically, including being accepted to summer festivals and getting accepted to music school. I consider myself incredibly lucky to have been able to study with her. I cannot recommend Julia enough!
Caleb
My name is Caleb Hutchings and I am in my first year at The Juilliard School. During my college auditions Julia was a huge asset to me. She showed exactly where my weak spots were and gave me a ton of great advice. Would 100% recommend to anyone!

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Average Cost of Bassoon Lessons in Woodside, NY

The average cost of 60-minute bassoon lessons in Woodside is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $55 and $95 per hour.
30 min
$42 average
45 min
$57 average
60 min
$70 average

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"Carl is a fantastic bassoonist and a great teacher. He makes wonderful reeds! I would describe his lessons as “a lá mode” because in addition to what you might expect from an online lesson you get extra care and attention. I’ve seen my skills improve since we have been working together. Highly recommended!"
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Took Bassoon lessons from Carl G.
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"Alyssa is an excellent teacher who always goes the extra mile to make sure my daughter gets the most from her lesson. Her youthful energy makes her very relatable and her knowledge of the bassoon is something we struggled to find in our area. I feel like we’ve found the perfect teacher!

We all love taking online lessons! It saves us an hour and a half in the car, and it’s simply more comfortable to be in our own home. I’ve ben recommending Take Lessons to all my friends."
Skye
Took Bassoon lessons from Alyssa W.
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"Great teacher. She was very knowledgable and very personable. Looking forward to the next lessons"
Faith
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"Kristilyn is very positive and encouraging, while guiding her pupil to be better. I was nervous about doing music lessons on line, but finding a local bassoon instructor was proving very difficult. I'm glad we found Take Lessons and Kristilyn."
Owen
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"Tamara is an enthusiastic, on task, focused teacher. I am so glad we got her. We can't wait for more lessons."
Robert
Took Bassoon lessons from Tamara S.
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"My son has been taking lessons from Kristilyn for about 6 months now and she has been amazing. My 16 year old is always over scheduled and Kristilyn has been more than willing to work around his schedule when the need has arisen. She has also helped him choose appropriate music for several auditions and practice for the auditions. She has stretched his limits on the bassoon with out frustrating him. We highly recommend Kristilyn as an instructor."
Aiden
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"Kristilyn is great at teaching, listening and explaining. She knows everything there is to know about playing the bassoon, and I feel as though I have learned so much from her. I was unsure that online lessons would work, but they are awesome!"
Caleb
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"Ms Quick really helped shape a mold the bassoonist I am today."
Katerina
Took Bassoon lessons from Lee Q.
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"I feel that my first lesson went well. Dr. Woods had me feeling comfortable and her online instruction was very informative. I'm looking forward to working with her and hopefully I'll be playing like a pro in no time."
Michael
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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"Am a beginner with musical background on other instruments. Have only had one lesson so far, but it was great. Kristilyn communicates concepts simply and clearly and puts you at ease. A true educator, she understand where you are having problems and knows how to help you fix them. She not only explains the 'how,' but also the 'why,' and teaches with comparisons to common every day actions to illustrate concepts as they relate to playing the bassoon. She answered questions before my lesson, which greatly aided me as I was deciding which brand and model bassoon to buy. I feel lucky to have found such a person to take on a bassoon beginner. Can hardly wait to advance to be able to mine the knowledge and experience of this resource in more depth."
Caryl
Took Bassoon lessons from Kristilyn W.
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