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Joshua A.

San Marcos, TX

About Joshua

Joshua has been a musician for over twelve years and been a teacher for five. He is an award winning composer, critical thinker, and an honest teacher. Joshua has a high standards for his students and himself. Joshua has studied Suzuki method under Dr. Paula Bird for four years and has taught over 100 students. He performed his official Suzuki training under Dr. Laurie Scott. Joshua also teaches at the Texas State String Project under the direction of Dr. Ames Asbell and Dr. Karla Hamelin. He has done so since it's inception.

Joshua is an award winning composer and has composed over 80 pie
ces, ranging in style from classical symphony to electronic dance. He has also arranged hundreds of works for violin and piano.

*** Lesson Details ***
I'm a relaxed person with a strict teaching style. I have two critical expectations for my students.

1: I expect my students to practice everyday, with time depending on age. (10 minutes a day for 5 year old's, 20 minutes for 10 year old's, etc.) No exceptions. Lessons are a place for me to teach you, not a place to watch you practice.

2: I expect parents to participate in every lesson. You are the teacher 6 days a week, I'm only get to teach them one.

If everyone understands my expectations, students will grow and learn quickly, and have a great time doing it!

I develop a lesson plan depending on each students strengths, weaknesses, talents, and personality. No one student is identical to the next, so none will be taught the same, but everyone will follow a similar pattern.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Piano lessons with full keyboard. Stands, couches, and a small library of sheet music.

*** Specialties ***
Suzuki style instruction for violin technique. For songwriting and performance I focus on the analysis of music to find a middle ground of emotional expression and theory. Once that middle ground is found we explore what music means to the student, and how they can use it as a tool of expression.
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Jakeb M. March 6, 2016
Violin · In studio
Verified Student
Great experience for a first time violin lesson
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Ethan G. February 20, 2016
Violin · In home
Verified Student
Joshua has been doing a great job. My nephew is autistic and Joshua has worked very well with him. He's patient and finds the best solutions for him to learn, and keep focused, on his lessons. Thank you Joshua!
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Rick B. January 23, 2015
Piano · In home
Verified Student
Great instructor. Makes my son to really think and is very patient. I highly recommend him.
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Joshua A.

San Marcos, TX 78666
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Caryn O.

San Marcos, TX

About Caryn

A dedicated and passionate piano teacher with university degree in piano performance.
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Caryn O.

Caryn O.

San Marcos, TX 78666
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$15 / 30-min
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Evelyn C.

San Marcos, TX

About Evelyn

I am an international student in Texas State and just got my master's degree in Music Performance. I can play both clarinet and piano. I have learned the piano for about 15 years and the clarinet about 10 years. I love teaching kids. I had taught kids before and absolutely had a lot of fun.
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Lisa February 20, 2016
She is great with children and adults alike, very helpful, patient and kind.
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Evelyn C.

San Marcos, TX 78666
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Stephanie G.

San Marcos, TX

About Stephanie

Hello! My name is Stephanie. I am currently a master's student at Texas State University majoring in Performance and Pedagogy. My current GPA is a 3.8 out of a 4.0 and plan to have a career as a professor at a University after I pursue my Doctorate degree. I am 23 years old and excel with instruments such as flute/piccolo, percussion and voice. I am also a Beachbody coach and assist with fitness training and nutrition advise.
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Stephanie G.

Stephanie G.

San Marcos, TX 78666
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Kristi T.

San Marcos, TX

About Kristi

I am a passionate music educator with 10 years of experience. I am an active educator, clinician, arranger and performer in Central Texas working with groups and individuals at all skill levels. I am the Co-Director of the newly formed WGI Open class group Violet Crown Independent and am also on staff as a front ensemble instructor with Guardians Drum and Bugle Corps. I hold a Bachelor of Arts in Music from Texas State University where I studied under Genero Gonzales, Kari Klier and Bobby Lopez. In 2011, I earned the opportunity to perform with the PASIC 50th Anniversary Marimba Orchestra in I
ndianapolis, IN. I was also afforded the opportunity to perform showcase performances at PASIC in 2003 and 2006 with the Brazoswood High School Percussion Ensemble.

Teaching music in all areas is my passion. Whether it is in the area of percussion performance, native percussion, drum set, marimba or in music theory and aural training I can help you grow and achieve your goals as a musician.
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Kristi T.

Kristi T.

San Marcos, TX 78666
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$20 / 30-min

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