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Tim B.

65 Reviews
Newberg, OR
Starting at $28
  • Speaks French
  • Awarded King of the Blues-In Store Runner Up from Guitar Center
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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!
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Candice M.

1 Review
Newberg, OR
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 2020
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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

I am a classically-trained lyric soprano who enjoys singing a range of music styles from opera to jazz, music theater to sacred works. I am an experienced performer; my background includes solo concert work, private event performances and lead and supporting roles in theater productions. I stud

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Lorelai
Lovely lady, glad to have her working with my daughter.
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DeAnna H.

15 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $115
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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DeAnna H.

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I have been teaching all levels of piano for many years, from beginners to advanced and professional. I hold a Doctorate in Piano Performance, an Artist Diploma from the Mozarteum Academy in Austria, and a Bachelor's Degree in Piano Performance. I am especially strong in teaching technique, sightreading, and repertoire. I have also had extensive Suzuki teacher training. My students excel in competitive and non-competitive events including CM.

About DeAnna

Hello! I have been teaching piano since 1982 when I finished my degree in piano performance. I also have a Doctorate in Piano Performance, and have an artist diploma from the Mozarteum Academy in Salzburg, Austria. However, I think what makes me special is that I combine a friendly approach to te

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shelly
Although I stopped my piano lessons a while ago due to some personal issue, I really enjoyed my learning process with DeAnna. She organized her lessons very well and made me progressing every week. She's a really good teacher. Love her!
Daniel
Most single productive day I’ve had at the piano.
Martin
DeAnna has excellent credentials as a pianist and music theorist, but more importantly for me she is a patient teacher and good communicator who works hard to ensure that I learn and understand even the most basic skills and techniques. She is also fun to talk to and be with, and her love of music is infectious. She is an excellent teacher for an older student, and I imagine for younger ones too.
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Michael R.

48 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $31
  • BS Biology minor jazz studies from Portland State University
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Michael R.

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Tired of being frustrated by the pace of self-teaching or is your child bored with the progress in school band class? Are you an adult who never played an instrument but are really interested in learning a wind instrument? Not able to express yourself creatively or don't really understand why your favorite songs or styles of music work? Do you want a more hands-on way of teaching with personalized plans just for you?

Learn how to play the Clarinet with Michael!

Michael teaches a variety of instruments and subjects in the woodwind family:

- Saxophone
- Clarinet
- Flute
- Improvisation
- Music Theory
- Jazz Studies

Michael creates versatile and fun lesson plans that incorporate learning your favorite music while teaching theory, improvisation, note reading, songwriting, or any other interests! He has an easy-to-follow, fun, but yet structured and thorough plan designed for results to help the student reach their goals, rather than imposing an one-size-fits-all plan just

About Michael

Michael is a freelance musician based in the Portland metropolitan area. His diverse skill set allows him to perform in a variety of musical groups. Michael is hired regularly to perform for: jazz and cover bands, weddings, corporate events, musicals, and studio sessions. He also leads and writes mu

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Luke
Michael is very enthusiastic and hopefully that enthusiasm will rub off in my child!
Sofia Romo
A great teacher very enthusiastic postive
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Quinn L.

6 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Music Master degree from University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music
  • Awarded Piano trio prize from Shanghai Conservatory of Music
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Quinn L.

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The most wonderful thing I believe is, no matter that is the student’s level, my students would enjoy playing

About Quinn

Hello, my name is Quinn. I began my cello studies at age of seven and won my first cello competition at ten. I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Cello Performance at The Shanghai Conservatory of Music in China and Master’s Degree from University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music (CCM)

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Claudia
Supportive and encouraging. Very happy with her. Sometimes I can’t hear well through her mask.
Natalie
We are loving cello with Quinn! We had her in person before COVID and now online. She does a great job of guiding the learning process and working with the student (my daughter as an individual)
Shauna
My 9 yr old daughter began cello lessons with Quinn about 2 weeks before lockdown started. I was worried that online lessons wouldn't work out, but Quinn has been amazing. She's great at explaining everything so that my daughter understands, and she pushes just enough to keep her interested without being overwhelmed. She also answers questions promptly by email when any problems arise. I can't recommend her highly enough!
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Pablo R.

3 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors in Jazz Studies from Whitman College
  • Teaching since 2014
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Pablo R.

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Writing music can be one of the hardest things to do, but it can also be the most rewarding. Writing music is my passion. I have developed a curriculum designed to break down the process of writing music through a theoretical, conceptual and creative approach. I believe creativity is something that can be taught. Like any type of music, it is a skill that when practiced the right way, can improve. I can teach composition of any genre of music from singer-songwriter music, to rock/pop to advanced modern jazz. Together we will work to help you write your own songs and unlock the creativity you have in you.

About Pablo

With years of teaching and gigging experience in a wide variety of musical styles, I can teach students whatever they are interested in learning. I believe the most musical improvement occurs when the student is having fun with the process of learning. My lessons are a fun and relaxed environment wh

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Ruben M.
Pablo is an outstanding jazz trumpeter, and is also very friendly and approachable!
Patrick K.
Pablo is a patient, inspiring, and expert teacher! I look forward to working with him more!
Anthony D.
Very patient with my new trumpet playing son. My son left excited and eager to listen to jazz and practice. Thank you. We look Forward to our ongoing lessons.

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Took Singing lessons from Stephanie H.
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"She was very thorough in explaining the basics in a very short amount of time. We focused a lot on technique and what to work on until the next lesson."
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Took Violin lessons from Panagiota K.
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"Good instruction at an affordable rate which made it a really great value. Victor was helpful reinforcing mechanics, suggesting practice exercises and introducing good songs to learn. Additionally, he seems to have a deep knowledge of bluegrass history and is flexible in his instruction which is important given the limitations of online learning."
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Took Mandolin lessons from Victor S.
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Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"I have enjoyed all of the lessons.I have learn a lot,from Daniel"
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Took Guitar lessons from Daniel E.
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"Very professional and nice teacher!"
Tingyang
Took Piano lessons from Ben U.
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"Bridget is very nice, very easy to talk to! An amazing singer and vocal coach. I had went back and forth deciding on her and someone else and I’m 100% happy I went with her!"
Nathaniel
Took Vocal Training lessons from Bridget C.
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"She is truly an amazing instructor and person. Every lesson was something new, and I could feel and hear myself improving. Her background and experience make her an amazing person to turn to for a young student with big asperations. I definitely will be scheduling more lessons in the future."
Hannah
Took Singing lessons from Rachel E.
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"very helpful for first lesson ever"
Allan
Took Piano lessons from Tom N.
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"Barbara is very knowledgeable. I have a Bachelor's degree in music and taught private piano lessons for many years, so I can tell you that she's on top of her game. She has helped me immensely with song writing and voice training. This community is so fortunate to have someone like her available to teach."
Tonya
Took Singing lessons from Barbara L.
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