Dillon Stolz

Dillon S.

Miami, FL

About Dillon S.

Background check: Last verified 04/04/2016
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Dillon teaches: Ages 8 and up
Special needs
Teaching since: January 2011
Last sign in: Today

Overview

Hello and welcome to my teacher profile! My name is Dillon Stolz. I am a music and art teacher, currently working on my Bachelor in Art Education at FIU. I've earned my Associate's degree in Music Education at MDC with a focus on jazz guitar and I have a fairly diverse experience in different genres of music (primarily worship/church music, but also rock, pop, punk/metal, jazz and others). I have also played drums, bass, and sung in numerous bands throughout the years.

I am hoping to improve my teaching skills through this platform and I firmly believe in learning from my students as much as they learn from me. I am laid-back and a kid at heart, and I find it important to teach with a sense of humor and to make lessons less of a tedious ritual and more of an enjoyable hobby that they will want to spend time on and get better at.

For the record, I'm also a huge geek. I love video games, superheroes, sci-fi, fantasy, board games, cartoons/anime, technology/science... If you're into something, feel free to talk to me about it, I love getting to know what you're passionate about!

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Bath, England

Experience

Art/Music Teacher

Aug 2016 - Present
BridgePrep Private School

Logo Designer

May 2016 - Present
TurboMedia Miami

Worship Leader

Dec 2011 - Jun 2016
Upper Room Assembly of God Church

Private Guitar Teacher

Jan 2011 - Jul 2014
Self-Employed

Education

Bachelor of Science in Art Education K-12

Jan 2015 - Present
Florida International University

Associate of Arts in Music/Music Education

Aug 2012 - Jul 2014
Miami Dade College

Languages Spoken

Dutch

Fluent / Native Proficiency

English

Fluent / Native Proficiency

Spanish

Limited Proficiency

Certifications

Florida Teacher/Educational Leadership

Jul 2015
Florida International University

A requirement for becoming a licensed teacher in Florida that assesses competencies based on Florida's Sunshine State Standards.

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15 Reviews on Dillon S.

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Steven Sep 23, 2016
Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
Lessons have been great. Learning an Instrument starts with a good habit. Dillon is great in showing the best technique and is very patient with his lessons.
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Manny M. Sep 14, 2016
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
Dillon was very thorough and patient with my son. They got along great! He asked him some questions to see what my son was really interested in. And his lesson was more geared toward my son's interests.
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Angelina DiStefano Sep 9, 2016
Ukulele · Online
Verified Student
Dillon is a widely skilled and experienced ukulele teacher. He is a very patient, kind, caring, funny, and brilliant teacher. He definately the reliable teacher to go to.
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Wilkin C. Aug 30, 2016
Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
Great guitar instructor
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Ken B. Jun 15, 2016
Ukulele · Online
Verified Student
Dillion is very knowledgeable instructor and musician. He is eager to share all he knows and wants his students to excel. He is very patient and insures you have are having fun while learning. Dillion also goes above and beyond the music lessons. He will record the songs / music you are working and send them to you as reference to listen to before the next lesson. He is very easy to reach either by email or text and will answer any questions you might have about your lessons. I would highly recommend Dillion to any age group.
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Ken B. Jun 12, 2016
Ukulele · Online
Verified Student
Dillion is very knowledgeable instructor and musician. He is eager to share all he knows and wants his students to excel. He is very patient and insures you have are having fun while learning. Dillion also goes above and beyond the music lessons. He will record the songs / music you are working and send them to you as reference to listen to before the next lesson. He is very easy to reach either by email or text and will answer any questions you might have about your lessons. I would highly recommend Dillion to any age group.
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Ayira Gomez Jun 12, 2016
Drum · In home
Verified Student
Very nice, professional, and knowledgeable. Thank you Dillon for your patience and dedication.
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Morgan May 25, 2016
Ukulele · Online
Verified Student
Very friendly and helpful
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Charles Apr 9, 2016
Bass Guitar · Online
Verified Student
He is really patient and also works with you to make sure you understand and also accommodates every need
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Richie P. Mar 26, 2016
Guitar · In home
Verified Student
Awesome!
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