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An hour lesson just flies by and I’ve learned so much...I’m so excited to return to France and to use all that I’ve learned!
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Caleb M.

57 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Caleb M.

57 Reviews
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I've been playing trumpet for 18 years, and I'm anxious to pass along my love for the instrument to others of all ages! I teach a variety of styles with my experience performing many kinds of music from classical to hip-hop. Whatever your interests I can get you playing with a healthy approach to brass playing and solid fundamentals!

About Caleb

Caleb moved from his hometown of Wichita, Kansas, to Chicago in 2008 to attend DePaul University, where he received his Bachelor’s in Trumpet Performance studying under Matt Lee and Tage Larsen. Since then, Caleb has picked up a variety of regular gigs across a wide spectrum of styles, genres, and

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Thomas B.
Very good lesson. I am an older Lerner and want to go as far as I can in leaning trumpet. First lesson was great. Thanks Caleb
Grady
Great first lesson and looking forward to more!
Paul
Caleb is a very insightful teacher.
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William D.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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William D.

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About William

Autism, blindness

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Scott
Good experience
Brendan T.
Very professional
Kristin W.
Incredibly patient and encouraging. Explains things in ways that make sense.
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Dan G.

45 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks Sings fluently in Italian and Spanish as well as English.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Dan G.

45 Reviews
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Dan is offering private voice and vocal performance lessons. He is now accepting new students.

My name is Dan G, and I have over 22 years of experience in teaching, performing and studying voice. I was a voice major in college, and I teach all styles, all levels, and all ages. I have studied, performed and recorded classical, pop, jazz, rhythm and blues, classic rock, country, folk, christian and other genres. I have performed for millions of viewers on television (11 times on NBC's Today show), radio, theater, and the stage. I've worked and recorded with many music producers including, David Foster and Jim Brickman. If you are interested in private professional voice lessons to grow as a musician, to become a better performer, for fun or because singing is just something you enjoy, please come see me. I look forward to working with you.
Thank you.

About Dan

Winner of The Today Show "Today's Superstar" Television Series Recording Artist / Producer / Writer / Television Talent/ Vocal Coach Dan is offering private voice and vocal performance lessons. He is now accepting new students. Hi, my name is Dan and I have over 20 years of experience in te

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Jay
Great teacher. Only a few lessons in and already seeing results!
Judd
Just finished my first lesson with Dan (here’s to many more!), and it was incredible. Right off the bat, he makes you feel comfortable, and you can tell he really cares about helping you reach your goals. Very personable dude and thorough in his approach. Cannot wait to keep learning from him!
Marka
I can’t say enough wonderful things about Dan. He was even better than I expected! He is very personable and my son really enjoyed working with him. He worked hard to help meet my son’s goals and continuously kept me informed about my son’s progress.

Dan shared his own experiences with my son to help build his confidence. My son felt much more confident and prepared for his audition thanks to Dan. We are looking forward to continuing lessons with Dan. I highly recommend him!
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Billy D.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Awarded The Musicianship Award for Excellence in Music Theory and Composition from Frank Sinatra School of the Arts
  • Jazz Trombone from New School For Jazz and Contemporary Music
  • Teaching since 2012
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Billy D.

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I have a lot of experience studying composition and composing my own music. Whether you are looking to write pop music, or larger symphonic works, I will provide you with the tools necessary to do so. We would take any music that inspires you, learn it, analyze it, and use it as a basis for writing your own music.

About Billy

I am a professional trombonist/guitarist living in New York City. I recently finished my Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance at the New School For Jazz and Contemporary Music. I have a lot of performing, touring, and teaching experience, performing in venues such as Carnegie Hall (Stern Auditori

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Diana
Billy does a great job teaching both the instrument as well as the music theory. He keeps instruction interesting by practicing songs students enjoy. He is also extremely flexible and patient.
Andrew J.
Great teacher. Very kind, easy to understand, and covered quite a bit.
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Claire G.

47 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Claire G.

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I am currently a last year doctorate student in clarinet performance and the clarinet teaching assistant at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami. In May 2016, I graduated from California State University with a Master in Music in clarinet performance under the teaching of Hakan Rosengren, international soloist. In 2017, prior to my doctorate studies, I studied with Boris Allakhverdyan, principal clarinetist of the Los Angeles Philharmonic.
I am also a Buffet Crampon USA artist.

I have the experience of teaching private lessons in France and America and I am seeking clarinet students of every level and age.

I will focus my teaching on your needs and can help you improve technique, musicianship and sound production. I also can help you get ready for auditions and recitals.

About Claire

Hello, my name is Claire :) I am French and arrived in the US for the first time in August 2010 to study music. I am in my third and last of year of Doctorate in Music on a full scholarship at the University of Miami after earning a Master in Music Performance from California State University Fulle

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Shawn
Claire is a great instructor. She is positive, patient and non intimidating. I like what I learning each week since I feel I am getting knowledge and moving at a nice pace.
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Emily
Very patient and good with pronunciation.
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Pecos S.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $56
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2010
  • BM Cello Performance from University of Oregon
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Pecos S.

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I have been teaching professionally for 8 years. I have experience teaching all ages and skill levels. I cater lessons specifically to meet every student's needs. I am an active performer in the DC area, and look forward to sharing my knowledge and experience with my students.

About Pecos

DC-based cellist Pecos Singer was the winner of the 2016 Baroque Concerto Competition at the San Francisco Conservatory and has performed on baroque and modern instruments across the US, the Czech Republic, Italy and Austria. Pecos has recorded for the Naxos label as a Fellow at the National Orches

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Peter M.
Excellent, intelligent, thoughtful, effective teacher!
Peter M.
Very patient and knowledgeable.
Peter M.
Excellent and very patient and knowledgeable tutor.

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The average cost of 60-minute music lessons is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $17 and $300 per hour.
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Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced student, a TakeLessons instructor is here to help you learn or enhance your abilities. Our instructors come from a variety of backgrounds, making it easy to find the perfect match for your interest and skill level. Each instructor's specialties are listed in their profile, along with helpful details like teaching style, background, photos, student feedback, and hourly a

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