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Joel H.

19 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor's of Music in Songwriting from Berklee College of Music
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Joel H.

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Having used Logic Pro for over 10 years in many settings I can easily help you learn the basics of this incredibly deep and powerful tool, or help you achieve mastery of it if you're already a Logic Pro adept.

About Joel

I’m a guitarist and songwriter in several bands in the Portland area. I graduated from Berklee College of Music with a Bachelors in Songwriting. I have taught guitar, production, and songwriting in Portland and the Rogue Valley for many years. As my student, I will work with you to map out where

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Joel has been very patient and kind in his teaching style. He remains calm and encouraging when beginner mistakes happen which is crucial with teaching our boy.
Sunshine
Great class, intuitive instruction.
Amanda
Joel has been fantastic! He's exceptionally accommodating, flexible and patient. As an adult picking up a new instrument, he has been nothing but supportive and informative. I particularly value his clear and simple explanations of difficult theories and playing methods. Thank you Joel!

Jordan

Portland, OR
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Bachelors of Arts in Mathmatics from Michigan State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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My approach is to work with the individual based on their specific musical and personal learning needs while also emphasizing the basics (feel, sound, tone, rhythm, technique) and integrating what the student is doing in their current music groups as well as what music they are personally interested in.

About Jordan

Hello! I'm Jordan and I'm a teacher and tutor for Trumpet, Math, and Music Theory in Portland, Ore. I am located in Northeast Portland and do Online In-home lessons and Math Tutoring sessions. My sessions are engaging, fun, and accessible for all levels. I use a variety of resources to provide

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DeAnna H.

14 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $75
  • Speaks German, English
  • Artist Diploma from Mozarteum Academy of Music
  • Teaching since 1982
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DeAnna H.

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I have a strong background in music theory. My doctoral dissertation was analytical in content. I love music theory - it is like solving puzzles! If you want to learn about theory in an exciting and fun way, I would love to help you!

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 t

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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.
Ian
Deanna was great! Nice, patient, encouraging, and knowledgeable. I learned basic technique which already has me feeling more comfortable. I'm looking forward to progressing and confident I've made the right choice.

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AllyJo F.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Music & Theatre from San Diego Mesa College
  • Teaches students 7 to 88
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AllyJo F.

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I can show you how to set up your home studio and how to record music the right way. If you have wanted to learn how to record your music YOURSELF I can help. Message me today.

About AllyJo

Singer/Songwriter, Actress and Creator. I specialize in vocal technique and freeing the voice. I help people unlock their talent and discover what they can do! I can teach you how to sing with ease and strength; no more struggling to get your voice out. As an Actress and songwriter I am an expect i

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Grant
AllyJo is an awesome instructor. She makes things comfortable, and is very good at explaining the "why" as well as the "how". I look forward to more lessons.

Jonathan E.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jonathan E.

6 Reviews
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Coming from 15+ years' experience learning, interpreting, & performing music; 7+ years recording, & 6+ years teaching, you can expect from me an enjoyable, streamlined lesson to help strengthen your musical understanding & ability to further utilize your love for music. I specialize in classical, jazz fundamentals, rock/pop, recording, composition, & live performance. I'm fairly well versed in many other genres, so I can easily meet your preferences across the board. Cultivate a deeper relationship with your instrument & unlock your potential! :)

About Jonathan

Coming from 15+ years' experience learning, interpreting, & performing music; 7+ years recording, & 6+ years teaching, you can expect from me an enjoyable, streamlined lesson to help strengthen your musical understanding & ability to further utilize your love for music. I specialize in classical, j

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Michelle
My two middle school sons absolutely love Jonathan. He is really good at connecting with them and knows how to teach. He is patient, very knowledgeable, and highly professional. We highly recommend Jonathan for anyone wanting to learn how to play an instrument. My boys love what they have learned so far on their guitars.
Christopher - Nicholas L.
He is really good at teaching my 11 and 12 year old kids... They really like Jonathan,!
Tina S.
My son enjoyed lessons with Jonathan. He is very knowledgable and friendly. I recommend him for lessons.

Kendall D.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music, Music Education from Furman University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Kendall D.

5 Reviews
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I always begin lessons with some form of warm up to focus on beauty in tone and then I follow that with exercises that build technique. I am happy to work with students with whatever method book they are currently using but I am also happy to suggest method books and literature that I feel could further guide their growth. My lessons are very student-centered in that I see what the student's goals are and work from there. I adjust my lessons based on how the student is performing that day. I am happy to teach students of any age and of any ability level!

About Kendall

I'm a musician, a music educator, and music researcher. I enjoy teaching and sharing my passion for music with students of all ages. I currently teach at the Urban College of Boston as an adjunct professor and I substitute teach for Newton Public Schools. I received my Bachelor of Music in Music Ed

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Anna
I feel very lucky to have my son take flute lessons from Kendall! She is a wonderful teacher. Her lessons are dynamic, engaging and fun. Thirty minutes fly by like three minutes. Next time will schedule a longer session.
Natnicha
Kendall engaged my daughter in her first flute lesson. She is a talented musician who seems keen to share her passion. We look forward to future lessons with Kendall.
Felipee H.
She is great very good with our 6 yr old.

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"Grady is the most energetic, caring, and fun piano instructor I ever encountered. He is very patient and goes over the basics when needed. As a adult learner, Grady not only meets you where you're at but takes his time to go over any issues you may have. I highly recommend Grady !!!"
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Took Piano lessons from Grady T.
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"I've had 3 classes so far and Paul has been really patient. As I'm new to learning the guitar, it's nice to have someone who is understanding and moves at a comfortable pace. He also gives good advice on practice techniques! Definitely give him a go!"
Emma
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Paul W.
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"My 11-year-old daughter has had lessons with Jessica for about three months and has learned so much from Jessica. Prior to these online lessons, our daughter started learning cello with a local teacher for about 3-4 months. The teacher stopped giving lessons unexpectedly and we couldn't find a replacement so decided to go online. Doing music lessons online with someone you haven't met in person can seem daunting, but Jessica has figured out how to come across over Skype as fully present, engaged, positive and encouraging. We almost feel as if she's there in person. She can pick up on many things by asking the right questions and follows through with proper advice and recommendations for improvement. At one point, our daughter had concerns with wrist pain and Jessica fully took it upon herself to look into the matter. Jessica is very timely and flexible. At times we've had to adjust the schedule and she was quite accommodating. She also had to work with our daughter's solo performance at school and amazingly in less than 2 months prepared her for the piece. We highly recommend."
Patty
Took Cello lessons from Jessica G.
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"Colin has been a fantastic teacher for my 12-year old son, who is learning his first instrument. Colin is kind, friendly, personable, and easy-going. He keeps the lessons fresh and fun. My son has made a very nice connection with Colin and really enjoys his lessons."
Kelly
Took Trumpet lessons from Colin M.
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"He is fanstastic! A very patient teacher who was always willing to go the extra step to help me learn and improve. I miss our lessons. However I still follow much of the advice and tricks he taught me!"
Brian
Took Ukulele lessons from Nick R.
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Aaliyah
Took Piano lessons from Ana Maria C.
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"Howard is a terrific piano teacher. You will begin noticing improvement immediately and develop a genuine love of piano-playing. I would recommend him for adults and children of all ages."
Adam
Took Piano lessons from Howard R.
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"Great start to my daughter's new instrument!"
Cadence
Took Cello lessons from Erin C.
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"Phillip is a very kind-hearted and knowledgeable instructor. His explanations are very detailed and easy to understand."
Dallas
Took French Horn lessons from Phillip M.
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"Greg is very understanding regarding the level of guitar playing ability and adapts so well to enhance the overall learning experience."
Bill Dunn
Took Guitar lessons from Greg C.
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