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Kelly J.

16 Reviews
Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Sign Language
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kelly J.

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I have played piano since 3 years of age by ear. I have started to read piano music since 2005 in my college years. I teach and learn music theory and history. In piano playing, i teach all fundamental of class piano music such as major, minor, triads, chords and etc...

About Kelly

Kelly has been teaching private lessons since June 2011 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home , at her home studio and online. Kelly received Music trainings at Community College of Allegheny Campus and Chatham University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in where she received a degr

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Nivea W.
Kelly is very friendly and she took the time to get to know my granddaughter and what Her singing goals are. Kelly then laid out a plan to achieve those goals.
George
Kellys is an awesome person and great teacher. She's extremely talented and an inspiration
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Elise F.

Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 2 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Cello Performance from Carnegie Mellon University
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Elise F.

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Hi, I'm a certified Suzuki cello teacher and professional cellist in Pittsburgh, Pa! I've been teaching for 10 years and have a very active studio. Students have the opportunity to be involved in recitals, group classes, and collaborative projects - whether in-person or online.

The Suzuki method is based on the principle that "Every Child Can". Given proper care and dedication, anyone can learn to play an instrument. I often say, "Rarely too young and never too old". This proven method has you learn great technique through songs rather than just exercises - it is always based in music making. I would love to share more about myself and the method if you are interested. The pursuit of learning an instrument is an amazing experience. The benefits run far deeper than the joy and beauty that is created. It is my privilege to help many students cultivate this lifelong love of music and I would love to help you, too!

About Elise

Elise Feagley is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Music and has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Cello Performance, as well as a teaching certificate in Music Education (certified grades K-12). Elise is a dedicated teacher in her thriving Suzuki studio in Squirrel Hill. She cu

Sachem C.

Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Sachem C.

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Premium music lessons to become advanced in minimal time!

I adjust my program significantly based on the musical interests of the student. My course is designed to develop your skills to meet all of your specific goals.

Areas of study include: performance, songwriting, genre techniques, improvisation, music theory, sight reading, and more!

About Sachem

I love teaching through the power of positivity! This program is also specific to your musical interests! I am able to teach advanced music theory from the skills that I gained studying music at the University of Pittsburgh. I also have a wealth of knowledge of the business side of music from my M

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Steven S.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • BFA Musical Theare from SUNY Fredonia
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Career Development Award from Recording Industries Music Performance Trust Fund.
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Steven S.

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Drawing from his experience as an opera singer in venues throughout out the US, including the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and Carnegie Hall, I address proper posture, vowel placement, pronunciation and interpretation.

About Steven

Since 1998, I have taught students of all ages in multiple genres. Many of my alumni have gone on to become voice and music theatre majors at some of the most prestigious programs in the USA, as well as becoming professional performing and recording artists all around the world, so I have gone onli

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My daughter has expressed a love for music and singing from a very early age. As a parent, I thought she had a beautiful voice and that was confirmed by a good friend of mine who recommended me to Steven. I started Olivia with Steven when she was 9 years old. Through his instruction and guidance her voice has grown tremendously. She was awarded a major role as a 5th grader in her school play and then went on to be the lead as a 6th and 7th grader. She was the youngest student in the history of the school to earn a lead role.

Olivia also auditioned for the Paper Mill Playhouse Summer Conservatory and was accepted for their August Intensive program. I have no doubt that it was Steven's teaching that helped her with her audition that gained her acceptance.

Olivia is now 12 and as a young person, needs to learn how to interpret a song so that she can perform it well. Steven takes the time to teach the MEANING of the words and explains the story that is trying to be told. This was very important for Olivia to learn.

I highly recommend working with Steven. He is a fabulous teacher with a lot of knowledge and insight.
Dermod
Steve is a great teacher. Encouraging, enthusiastic and pushes you to your limits. I worked with him for several years. Have no hesitation recommending him for voice training and speech training.
Katie
Working with Steve has helped improve almost everything about my voice and performance. He challenges me in every way, including physical and emotional range, technique, language, health, etc. Steve is truly interested in encouraging students to be all-around excellent vocal musicians.

Kristal S.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Awarded Best Teacher 2007 from SJAM
  • Teaching since 2008
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Kristal S.

3 Reviews
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Interested in improvising your ear training? I will help coach you until you are confident!

About Kristal

I am a passionate and dedicated teacher able to bring out my students best. My students love how I am both strict and encouraging helping them reach their potential. After graduating from San Francisco Conservatory of Music with my Masters in Performance I began building one of the largest harp st

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Rick
Kristal is not only the premier harp teacher in the Bay Area, she is the consummate teacher’s teacher. Patient, kind, and willingness to see the student through the entire learning journey, the is the very definition of thorough, focused, and dedicated.
Hannah
Kristal Barlaan is an amazing teacher! She’s very patient and welcoming to new students and has a great taste in repertoire. She provides students many opportunities to play in public, recitals and her harp ensemble!
Ann
Kristal is a very gifted harpist and teacher. She instructs her students in technique, musicality, ear training, ensemble and theory. She is a true professional and has the unique ability to inspire her students while also demanding their best efforts. I highly recommend her.
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Hailey S.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Bachelors of Bassoon Performance from The University of Akron
  • Awarded John Phillip Sousa Award from Cloverleaf High School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hailey S.

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My name is Hailey. I graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelors Degree in Bassoon Performance in 2018 from The University of Akron. I have been playing bassoon for 13 years and in that time I have performed for top bassoonists such as David McGill and Martin Kuuskman. I am looking forward to sharing my knowledge and helping other to hone their craft!
My performance resume is quite extensive and includes such ensembles as: The La Jolla Symphony,The San Diego Concert Band, The Villa Musica Symphony and Symphonic Band, The University of Akron Symphony Orchestra, and The Renova Festival Orchestra among many more. I have also been selected to audition for the Dallas Symphony, Redlands Symphony, Seattle Symphony, and the West Virginia Symphony (The latter 3 canceled due to Covid-19)

About Hailey

Hi!! I am Hailey! I graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Bassoon Performance from the University of Akron in 2018. I have been playing bassoon for 13 years and piano for 19. I myself took private lessons on bassoon for 7 years and piano for 11. I have had the privilege to tutor Class Pia

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Lauren
She’s insanely talented and very focused on her craft. Also super patient with you. She makes sure that you grasp what you’re learning and I couldn’t ask for a better teacher. Thank you, Hailey!
Rebecca
I have worked with Hailey as a colleague for several years, now, and I have never had a negative experience. Hailey is always prepared, punctual, and knowledgeable.
Michelle
I would recommend lessons with Hailey to a complete newbie or someone wanting to learn something new for music she is very patient and an excellent teacher she is very thorough and does a great job teaching as well as playing with any instrument she owns.

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"Mr. Brian is an awesome mentor!! I highly recommend him! I have been studying with him for almost 4 years now and he keeps inspiring me. I did not like my previous piano teacher; all she did was yelling at me for playing bad. :( I am so lucky that I got switched to Mr. Brian. I have gotten a deeper understanding of music theory, composers' historical backgrounds and most importantly, piano technique. He has helped me with arm movement/weight transfer on the keyboard. Over these years with him, I have also heard Mr. Brian's performances in the city. I feel so proud and lucky to have him as my wonderful teacher! He is definitely someone whom I can look up to!"
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Took Piano lessons from Brian L.
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"Bryan elevated my guitar playing in just a few short lessons to a level I never even thought I would reach. His lessons are very relaxed and he works on what you want to focus on.

If there is a specific song you want to learn, beginner, intermediate, or advanced, Bryan has a version for you. He is an awesome teacher, a great guy, and an outstanding guitar player. Booking that first lesson with him was the best thing I could have ever done for my guitar playing."
Ben
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Bryan M.
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"Brittany is one of the most enthusiastic and encouraging violin teachers I've ever met. I look forward to my next lesson!"
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Took Violin lessons from Brittany N.
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"Joseph is a really good drum teacher. He definitely loves what he does!"
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Took Drum lessons from Joseph T.
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"I took a group class online with Arlys and learned a lot about how I could improve the range and tone of my voice through various exercises. It was very informative and I look forward to taking more classes with her."
Deepa
Took Singing lessons from Arlys A.
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"We have completed one month thus far and Rebecca has done a marvelous job:)
Rachel is really enjoying her lessons!"
Rachel
Took Singing lessons from Rebecca S.
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"Calvin was awesome. He let me sit in as my fiance took a lesson. It was a relaxed atmosphere and he was a great teacher."
Joseph
Took Violin lessons from Calvin G.
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"My grandson took lessons from Alex for 4 years. He started with an electric guitar and the last 6 months he played an acoustic guitar. No matter what song my grandson wanted to play, Alex was able to teach him. Alex is also very flexible if a lesson time needs to be changed."
Darlene Wiley
Took Guitar lessons from Alex B.
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"Ben is a great teacher. He is always on time, very easy to comunicate with, and he gets along great with my son. He cares about my son’s progress and whether he enjoys his lessons. My son really likes him and is very excited about his lessons, and I can tell by the progress he has made."
Venelina
Took Electric Guitar lessons from Benjamin E.
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"Molly is awesome and tons of fun! She is such a joy to work with. Great for any level of singing."
Braeden
Took Broadway Singing lessons from Molly M.
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