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Kathleen L.

49 Reviews
Newberg, OR
Starting at $40
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 4 to 75
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kathleen L.

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I teach Irish, Scottish, Bluegrass and Cape Breton fiddle. I am a Scottish Fiddle Champion and have performed at the Celtic Colours International Music Festival, as well as playing Bluegrass fiddle at the Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival.

About Kathleen

With a PhD in Ethnomusicology and a Masters in Violin Performance, Kathleen teaches everything from Celtic fiddle tunes to classical concertos. Kathleen has performed with the Miami Symphony Orchestra, Indiana's Richmond Symphony Orchestra, the Reno Philharmonic Orchestra, the Reno Chamber Orchestra

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ALWAYS CHALLENGING AND WONDERFUL
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Kathleen is an amazing. My daughter adores her. Kathleen is very patient, supportive and is a phenomenal at her craft. My daughter is making great stides and always looks forward to her lessons. I would highly recommend that you choose Kathleen as your instructor, to help guide you on your musical journey. You will be very happy that you did.
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Teresita D.

2 Reviews
Tualatin, OR
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts, Fine Arts, Graphic Design/Visual Communication from Loyola University, Chicago
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Teresita D.

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I have a chef certification from Chicago Hospitality Institute and a Raw Chef certification from the Wellspring Wellness Institute. I also have 20 years of providing one on one cooking classes. Classes will be tailored to your skill level, ability and palate preferences.
I also can accommodate...
... special diets: (Keto, Atkins, Vegan, Vegetarian, Dairy Free, Raw)
...special skills: knife skills, soups, sauces
...ethnic cuisine preferences: Mexican, Japanese, Indian, Spanish, Italian, Mediterranean, South America etc.

About Teresita

ART: I love making art accessible to everyone. I am passionate about helping people get in touch with the artist that lives within them. Many people think they're "not good at art" but my philosophy is that you can be good at art as long as it makes you feel something. If you enjoy it, that's good

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Karthika
Terri has been a great teacher with my children. She elicits cooperation without being authoritarian. My kids are always asking when class is and are super excited when she rings our doorbell. I can't imagine a better endorsement
Amber
Having a great time learning watercolor from Teresita! She's very clear with her instructions and super patient with me. She incorporates art theory into every class combined with an enjoyable exercise/piece.
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Tim B.

65 Reviews
Newberg, OR
Starting at $28
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors in Management and Human Resources Management from Portland State University
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Tim B.

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Minor pentatonic, sixth-string root blues scales, transposing sixth-string root scales to other keys, blues scales, fifth-string root connecting scale positions, transposing fifth-string root scales to other keys, major pentatonic, fifth-string root alternating between minor and major pentatonic, 12-bar shuffle rhythm patterns, walking bass lines, how to add fills to rhythm patterns, using hybrid picking and palm muting, classic blues turnarounds, and expressive elements, such as finger slides, sweeps and bends and much more.

About Tim

I love to help anyone who has been told they're not able to play guitar, has quit out of frustration, or been told they're too old or too young to play. *** Lesson Details *** Each lesson is customized to your learning style and different for everyone depending on what you want to learn. Most of

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My son's first lesson was excellent. Tim went at my son's pace and made sure he understood what he was learning. Tim was friendly and my son felt comfortable interacting with him. My son is really looking forward to his next lesson!
Brenda B.
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Elisa B.

27 Reviews
Oregon City, OR
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Finnish
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Violin teacher's certificate from Sibelius Academy, Helsinki, Finland
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Elisa B.

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Private lessons for beginning and intermediate cello by experienced string teacher. Also couching school orchestra cello students reading music, understanding rhythms, developing more advanced technique and beautiful tone.

About Elisa

Violin Teacher's Certificate - Sibelius Academy, Finland Suzuki Teacher Training - Marylhurst University, OR Classical and Suzuki options - starting Suzuki students as early as 3 yrs old. Teaching Suzuki Books 1-11. Beginners, intermediate and advanced levels I am using classical method books

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Glenn H.
Elisa is wonderful!!!! My son is very happy and is looking forward keep learning how to play the violin. Elisa is patient and professional.
Jeffery M.
I am excited to achieve my twinkle level. Miss Elisa is a great teacher! :-)
Jeffery M.
We always have a lot of fun with Elisa each lesson and its fun because each time theres more new activities
-Lia
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Nicola M S.

3 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Awarded First Aid, Health and Safety from NFHS Learning Center
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nicola M S.

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Want to work on your FUNdamentals and be ready for your next volleyball season? Interested in improving your hitting and jump? Or wondering if volleyball is for you? Look no further, I will help you to improve, grow and fall in love with the BEAUTIFUL game of volleyball. Having coached for over 25 years in Italy, China and the USA to athletes of all ages, from 5 to 40. If you are interested in learning and getting better at volleyball and having FUN then I am here to help you.

My lessons are engaging, interactive, fun, thought provoking and geared to improving not only volleyball skills but also volleyball IQ and control of one's body.

About Nicola M

I am an energetic, motivated, passionate and professional volleyball coach you strives in helping athletes to improve their volleyball skills and have fun while doing it. I am a very creative and resourceful coach who coaches according to the needs, skills and capability of the "athlete", whether it

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Aria D.
Nick was an excellent instructor. My daughter had a great time and she felt he was very nice. The lesson included a mix of activities which I felt very beneficial for my daughter. We highly recommend Nick!
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Candice M.

Newberg, OR
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  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Candice M.

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Welcome! I am so glad you are considering private voice lessons, whether for yourself or someone else. Studying singing is one of the most rewarding and fun experiences you can undertake!

I am currently accepting new students and am happy to schedule a meet-and-greet consultation, after booking, where we can determine your goals, skill level and expectations as a student of voice. I offer lessons in 15, 30 and 60 minute intervals.

About Candice

Hello! I am a classically-trained lyric soprano who enjoys singing a diverse range of music styles from opera to jazz, music theater to sacred works. I have many years of experience as a performer at a variety of venues across the country; my background includes solo concert work, lead and supportin

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"The best experience I've had so far. Vena is very friendly, respectful and thorough. I've learned so much in my first class and I look forward to working with her in the near future. Highly recommended!!"
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"Ok - this was incredible. I go in with a really wonky purl stitch and she was able to recognize what I was doing wrong! I thought I was knitting/purling continental style and she noticed it wasn't that at all - but Norwegian knitting/purling and got me on the right track. I would recommend her in a heartbeat, I have been to two other in person instructors with little success and she was able to fix my problem over zoom!"
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"Knowledgeable and explains things well. I would definitely take lessons from her again. Thank you!!"
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Took Embroidery lessons from Lily Q.
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"Lily is wonderful. She is patient, knowledgable, professional, and knows how to use technology better than most people I know. She is always giving me tips to use that any manual doesn't mention. She has a way of making everyone feel comfortable around her - like my husband. Virtual learning does work well if the right person is running the show and giving the lessons. Lily is that person for me!"
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Took Embroidery lessons from Lily Q.
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"Encouraging, supportive, first class instructor. I signed up for lessons after I realized the kit I bought was above my knowledge level. It's been an awesome experience. I am more confident in reading instructions and making the (pattern specified) numerous different stitches. F2F lessons is the best; its been an awesome experience. I will take more lessons from Karen - she's just that good; a real gem for "take lessons"."
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Took Crocheting lessons from Karen D.
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"very reliable and knowledgeable. highly recommended!!"
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Took Sewing lessons from Vena H.
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"Lisa had a lot patience. She took the time needed and explain along with showing examples of and demonstrated professionalism."
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When you learn to sew, you're introduced to slew of new vocabulary words and phrases. To help you understand these words and phrases, and be more conversational about your new craft, we've put together this glossary of sewing terms from Columbus, OH teacher Nikki D... “May your bobbin always be full!” ~Author Unknown. Most recognize what this quote means, but you might be thinking, “What on earth is a bobbin?” Bobbin, miter, selvedge – there is an extensive amount of vocabulary …

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