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Melody M.

37 Reviews
Valencia, PA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Awarded Best Actress from SCC
  • B.A. Music from San Diego State University
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Melody M.

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Songwriting is my favorite way to express myself. I enjoy helping my students become songwriters of their own and have several who have recorded and put out albums.
Check out Fia Faletti and Syd Fantini on iTunes to see some of my students' work. It is my greatest pleasure to be of service to those wishing to spread their creative wings!

About Melody

Melody is a certified Speech Level Singing Instructor which is a rigorous program created by celebrity vocal instructor Seth Riggs whose students include Michael Jackson, Kelly Clarkson, Stevie Wonder, Josh Groban, and many more. Melody utilizes over 10 years of vocal study to help her students con

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Melanie
Funny and deeply knowledgeable!
Freija B.
Daughter seemed to enjoy herself!
Darwin W.
First lesson was awesome! Melody taught me things that I never knew after 50 years of singing. Looking forward to more lessons!
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David C.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Bachelors of Music from Cornish College of the Arts
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David C.

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With a masters degree in music composition and production, I can teach about nearly any aspect of composition, including arrangement, production, recording, formal structure, counterpoint, orchestration, notation, and more. From beginner to advanced.

Whether you just want to get better at your own song writing, or you want to write the next great symphony, I can accommodate you. I can help teach you how to write it, how to arrange it, how to orchestrate it, and how to record it at industry broadcast standard.

About David

Hello! My name is David, and I am a music teacher of many different subjects. These include guitar, piano, bass, ukulele, recording, music theory, production, composition and film music composition. All styles, and all ages. Classical, Rock, Alternative, Slide Guitar, Blues, Jazz, and more!

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Albert Cerrato
Well I’m 76 years old and took guitar lessons and piano lessons years ago and kind of faded away but Always a music lover. And now I need a guitar which they said they would tell me where to buy one I’m looking forward to this very professional operation. I am impressed.
Jennifer & Sarah G.
I actually feel I got somewhere on the first lesson. He starts by teaching a song. Love it.
Jordan Waits
Awesome lesson very knowledgeable and fun to be around
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Anthony K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Anthony K.

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My decades of experience as a professional musician, composer, producer, and educator, I have found the path to a successful songwriting class; have fun writing songs, enjoy being creative and as your teacher, finding the path to reach your goals and dreams by writing songs.

My musical experience allows me to teach the beginner to the advanced. I studied composing at Julliard in my early college years. I had the honor of having one of my compositions performed at Carnegie Recital Hall. I have recorded and produced songs that have been released on all the digital platforms. I can assure you, nothing is more exciting then coming up with an idea and creating a finished composition.

My classes will guide you through the music theory of songwriting, and the roots of all styles of music. I will teach you the concepts of performing, video taping and recording your songs.

My goal is your goal.

About Anthony

I am a professional musician, producer, composer, and author for over 50 years. Some of the highlights of my career; `my first two years of college, I attended the prestigious Juilliard School of Music, `I have toured as a musician for a total of over 10 years, `I performed in the world famous n

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Gregory K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Interdisciplinary Studies from Edmonds Community College
  • Teaches students 14 to 30
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Gregory K.

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Instead of searching for multiple professionals whom practice multiple skills, has one considered the thought of zoning in on one or two skills at a time with an artist/coach specializing in talents they seek?

From 2004-2020, I always considered myself a "student", because I was going about performing or sharing the abilities to create, but it felt more like a talent show audition personally, where I was repeatedly trying out... seeking approval and trying too hard to be noticed. I swore that I'd never be like that to begin with, but over time as I kept building more and more pieces, it became more of a struggle to become unique.

So I stepped away from only making albums, to currently seek out opportunities to work with students who get inspired by music, and desire to tell a story. My main focus for my own craft was being a singer/songwriter, but there's many forms of instruments that define music, and also blend with being a vocalist.

While I prepare to start a record label ...

About Gregory

Gregory has been a singer/songwriter since his senior years of high school. He became comfortable as a listener of various genres such as Pop, Soft Rock, Adult Contemporary, and R&B with a few other genres such as Christian Rock or Contemporary Christian. As a performer, he may only be beginning

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Kierstyn S.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelors of Music (Composition) from Arizona State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kierstyn S.

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Want to write more descriptive lyrics? Struggling with the same chord progressions? I will help you write music that is unique and compositionally sound with lyrics that express your thoughts clearly and powerfully. I can also help with recording and production tips.

About Kierstyn

Kierstyn St. John is a pianist, multi-instrumentalist, and composer who possesses a repertoire of more than 1,000 memorized songs in every genre from classical to jazz to contemporary/pop. She has played piano for twenty three years, and has been extensively classically and jazz trained, studying ev

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Peter
Kierstyn is very knowledgeable and very easy to understand and work with.
Jacob
Very well trained piano teacher. Was able to teach the kids in a meaningful way that hooked them on learning the piano.
Jacob
Kierstyn had the incredibly unique ability to teach me every single song I wanted to learn while still teaching a range of classical, jazz, and pop fundamentals all along the way. I couldn't recommend her more.
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Lars R.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $24
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 12 to 65
  • Master of Arts in Music from San Francisco State University
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Lars R.

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What is a song to you? My historical knowledge of the musical medium known as song is well developed, and it would be a pleasure to share it with you. Let's explore different forms, linguistic effects, accompaniments . . . the song is a small form, but very potent!

About Lars

I began to teach guitar at 16 years of age. I have taught seven- to 60-year-old students in a wide variety of styles. I studied jazz guitar primarily with Randy Vincent, one of the San Francisco Bay Area's greatest guitar players, and continue to broaden my horizons under the guidance of Matthew Gra

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Abhi D.
Lars is an awesome instructor. Very knowledgeable and also very articulate with his instructions. I highly recommend him. I am an absolute beginner and yet he was able to share so much in the very first lesson itself! He also makes learning fun.
Subhabrata D.
very good!
Subhabrata D.
Very focused lesson

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"Absolutely amazing!!

So incredibly sweet, talented, and such an amazing teacher! From the moment I met fawn we immediately connected. She genuinely cares and makes you feel so comfortable, so opening up to her when it came to writing songs was incredibly easy and natural. Very giving with her time and she will help you tackle any problems you're having in order to achieve your goals."
marielle
Took Songwriting lessons from Fawn A.
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"I have been learning so much from Fawn! I can honestly say I have become a professional songwriter because of her guidance, talent and knowledge. I have had a few placements and I will keep training with Fawn to keep getting stronger as a lyricist and composer. Thanks Fawn!"
BWT
Took Songwriting lessons from Fawn A.
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"So, if you need a music coach, Fawn is the one! She teaches just about all things music! She is honestly the best. Fawn is always friendly and works with you on all possible songwriting, melodic and lyrical issues. She is also great with working with your schedule.
Fawn is easy to talk to and she brings up thought provoking topics I would have never thought to write about. We work in Google Docs so I can see as she makes adjustments and changes. I am learning more than I thought imaginable and my
songwriting is getting stronger and tighter. Thanks Fawn!"
Trent
Took Songwriting lessons from Fawn A.
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"Dan is really good and creative teacher! I had fun lesson with him!"
Xi
Took Songwriting lessons from Dan B.
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"So far my daughter is pleased and is looking forward to working with Joe. She has only had 1 lesson so far but it was smooth sailing and all went well."
Katelyn
Took Songwriting lessons from Joe R.
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"things are going well.....Will is a very helpfull and agreeable teacher....am considering more lessons in the future....but i don't like this company's auto renewing me for lessons...but...that ain't Wills fault....i look forward to seeing his Studio in Action!.....that's the next lesson....."
Alan
Took Songwriting lessons from Will F.
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"Matt is the best instructor I’ve had . He’s great at explaining things at your level . It’s honestly like hanging out with a friend that is super talented."
Mark
Took Songwriting lessons from Matt B.
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"Mr. Kenneth Robinson is a professional and a knowledgeable vocal instructor. His sessions are inspiring and motivational. Having him as my instructor, my goals are being met."
Carol
Took Songwriting lessons from Kenneth R.
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"I love working with Keira. She is equally fun as she is serious about teaching and I really appreciate that."
Danielle
Took Songwriting lessons from Keira M.
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"Technology today is incredible. I'm in Norway, Fawn is in Los Angeles. Where else could I find a quality teacher with a couple of hit songs help me at my craft? If it weren't for the internet I would have never found such a talented songwriter to help me tighten my songs. I love, love, LOVE the time I spend with Fawn hashing out my songs to record with my band in the studio. She is so gifted, easy going, precise and fun. She really respects keeping the integrity and emotions of my songs and is good at keeping people open to changes that are necessary to make a mediocre song great."
Anneke Grace
Took Songwriting lessons from Fawn A.
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