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West Bloomfield, MI
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About Glenda
After studying at Cass Tech High School and Wayne State University in MI, I have enjoyed teaching privately, in groups, and at churches, I have performed vocally and instrumentally throughout the US a
nd in 8 foreign countries, and taught at public, charter, and private schools. It is important to tailor each lesson to a student's individual needs and ability to ensure that their experience is as rewarding as possible!

*** Lesson Details ***
You will learn to play with ease and proficiency while learning the Music Theory that supports your playing. You will also receive ear training, which will make learning more rapid, and more thorough.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Studio with piano, organ, and sound system; parents can sit in on lessons.

*** Travel Equipment ***
When needed, I provide printed learning supplements or in e-mail. The student should have his/her own instrument, so they can practice regularly.

*** Specialties ***
Gospel, Classical, Pop, Inspirational, Sacred, Wedding, etcetera
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Donald L. January 30, 2017
· Organ · Online
Glenda is a GREAT instructor and I'm ready to continue with my next set of lessons!
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Don W. November 25, 2016
· Organ · Online
First lesson went well - all appears to be just what I want to learn and looking forward to the journey.
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Ali J. August 12, 2016
· Singing · Online
She's good
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Glenda J.

Glenda J.

West Bloomfield, MI 48322
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$23 / 30-min

About Kelly B.

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Ypsilanti, MI
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*** Travel Equipment ***
If I come to your home it's best if we have a piano!

*** Specialties ***
I'm an experienced middle and high school choral and voice teacher who is working on a doctoral
degree in voice performance. I'm also a trained pianist which helps make learning and singing songs not just fun - but real! My job is to make your singing feel healthy, easy, personal, meaningful and confident. How do we do that? We explore what you already do well and build from there using exercises that train your breath, your focus, your tone, your text, and most importantly, your ideas about how making music makes you feel. Soon enough, you're singing loudly, proudly and improving every time you practice!
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Kelly B.

Kelly B.

Ypsilanti, MI 48197
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$35 / 30-min

About Michael W.

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Farmington, MI

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Hello,

My name is Michael and I want to teach you about music. I have been teaching for over a decade and would love to have you as a student. I have a Masters of Music in Jazz Studies and have t
aught all kinds of music. I have a deep passion for teaching at currently am working to become a public school teacher. I want to use this passion and my diverse educational skillset to make your lessons the best they could possibly be.

I teach guitar, bass guitar, and piano. I would be happy to come to your home for lessons, or you can come to my home in Farmington, MI, or studio in Novi, MI.

I also provide composing/arranging and songwriting services. Please contact me for rates on these services.
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Michael W.

Michael W.

Farmington, MI 48334
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$400 / 720-min

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Chicago, IL
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*Specializing in mature voices (30+/60+)
*No experience necessary
*Basic musical training/audition prep/stage presence

Music should be a holistic experience that can promote well being through me
ntal, physical, emotional, social, and spiritual stimulation. Discover how vocal technique can improve your mood, bust stress, inspire confidence, and raise body awareness, all while building a lifelong skill with your favorite neighborhood countertenor!
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Matthew W.

Matthew W.

Ann Arbor, MI 48104
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$50 / 30-min

Recent Performing Arts Articles from the Blog

Whether you're just starting out or a seasoned pro, check out the Performing Arts articles on our blog.

Musical Theatre Audition Songs: 6 Great Options for Kids

Musical Theatre Audition Songs: 6 Great Options for Kids

Does your son or daughter have an audition coming up? Here are some ideas for musical theatre audition songs, courtesy of Hayward, CA teacher Molly R...   It's not always easy to find the right musical theatre audition songs--and the same can definitely be said when it comes to kids' repertoire! Is there a way to avoid warhorses like "Annie" and "Oliver" while finding songs that will excite your young actor and the audition panel? YES! Here are some suggestions that will make y … Read More

Musical Theatre Audition Songs: 6 Great Options for Kids
Does your son or daughter have an audition coming up? Here are some ideas for musical theatre audition songs, courtesy of Hayward, CA teacher Molly R...   It's not always easy to find the right musical theatre audition songs--and the same can definitely be said when it comes to kids' repertoire! Is there a way to avoid warhorses like "Annie" and "Oliver" while finding songs that will excite your young actor and the audition panel? YES! Here are some suggestions that will make y
8 Music Video Dance Tutorials That Will Give You Superstar Moves
Have you ever spent hours in front of the TV or your computer trying to learn the dance moves from your favorite music videos? If so, these dance tutorials are right up your alley! Get ready to learn a lot from the great dancers on YouTube and have fun showing off your new moves. Justin Timberlake - "Suit and Tie" This quick and fun dance tutorial will give you JT's smooth dancing style. Pro-tip: you'll probably need a hat to go with your suit and tie to truly pull off these moves!
Acting for the Camera vs. Onstage - Is There a Difference?
Many professional actors have flawlessly transitioned between acting onstage and acting for the camera over the years. While the two mediums are distinct and require a specific skill set, there is much debate about how different they really are. In this article we’d like to take you through a few of the common differences between stage and screen performances, as well as offer some advice on technique and approach should you aspire to hone a well-rounded acting skill set. People are often quick
Acting Tips: An Emmy-Winner's Time-Tested Advice for Aspiring Actors
Wondering how to be an actor on TV shows and film? Professional actor and acting coach David Tom shares his best acting tips for those looking to get into the industry... I’ve been asked many times over the years, "How can I break into the entertainment industry?" Oftentimes, that question is answered with one word: Don't! And yet, I’m writing now to say that if you’re passionate about acting - go for it! If this is truly the craft you wish to pursue as a life-long career, keep reading
11 Ways Artists, Actors, & Students Can Earn Extra Money
Working toward a career in the arts? You're likely taking private classes or refining your skills in school - and with that comes tuition bills and loans, on top of cost of living. How can you survive and still get the training you need? Read on to learn 11 ways to earn extra money with these ideas from New York City teacher Jasmine B...   Recently, I found a definition of a "survival job" as a low-wage, low-skill job that does not utilize one’s professional skills, but is necessa

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