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Popular Music Teachers in Swansea, SC

Calvin G.

7 Reviews
Columbia, SC
Starting at $27
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
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Calvin G.

7 Reviews
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Drawing from a wide array of performance and teaching experiences, I tailor unique lessons to Viola and Violin students of all kinds who are ready to take their playing to the next level. I hold all of my students to a high level of achievement, while integrating their personal goals into my lessons. Some of my students have described lessons with me as "whacky and fun." Students learn basic skills, advanced techniques, music theory, music history, among other subjects to help inform effective and enjoyable performances. What do you want to achieve? Let me know and let's work together to get there!

About Calvin

As a classically trained violist with orchestral, chamber, and solo performance experience, my teaching style is geared towards performance and expression. I don't adhere to any one book of teaching, adjusting my teaching to the unique needs of each student. My teachers came from different pedagogi

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Michaela
He is fantastic with my six-year-old! He does a great job explaining things in a way she understands, and is setting her up with a strong musical foundation.
Anitsira
Very sweet!
Joseph S.
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.

Brittnee P.

2 Reviews
Columbia, SC
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • MM Clarinet Performance from New England Conservatory
  • Teaching since 2011
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Brittnee P.

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I have been playing clarinet for twelve years and have taught students of all ages and levels. In my lessons we will work on basic fundamental techniques (breathing, technique, etc) while also learning pieces that you can bring home and play for your family. I believe playing the clarinet is something that gives people the ability to increase their creativity level, confidence, and individual expression which is important to our daily lives. I want my students to be able to grow as individuals and learn to have fun with music through playing the clarinet!

About Brittnee

Brittnee Pool is a South Carolina-based clarinetist and a recent graduate of the New England Conservatory. Ms. Pool is an avid performer of a wide variety of repertoire. She has enjoyed playing as an orchestral musician with the New England Conservatory Orchestra as well as with other orchestras th

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Amelia
Brittnee is incredibly friendly and knowledgeable. I'm looking forward to my next lesson. I wasn't sure whether online lessons would be harder, but the format wasn't a problem.
Nicholas
Excellent teacher! Brittnee is very patient and has really helped me improve my play considerably in a short period of time. I look forward to continuing lessons with her and would recommend her to friends or family looking for a teacher!

Carlos C.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese
  • Awarded Richard Levy Award in Composition from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Carlos C.

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My name is Carlos.

I am a composer and have taught professionally for over 20 years. I taught at Berklee College of Music, New England Conservatory, Musicians Institute, the Cornel School of Music and the California College of Music.

I worked in New York, Boston and Los Angeles in many musical roles as a composer, producer and keyboardist.
With my composition students I work on Jazz and Traditional Harmony, arranging for Horns, Strings and Rhythm Section. Chord-Scale based creation of voicings and their application in contemporary orchestration, melodic development, chord progressions, song forms and how to create music drawing from the best contemporary resources. Midi-Mockups.

My classes are always fun, stress free but with a strong curriculum, organized and dynamic.
Onsite, I teach music at my studio in Los Angeles. My studio is located in the historical Village Green.
Online, I teach music via Skype or Zoom using different cameras to enhance the music lesson experience.

About Carlos

My name is Carlos. I am a music teacher and have taught professionally for over 20 years. I have taught at Berklee College of Music, New England Conservatory, Musicians Institute and the Cornel School of Music. Currently, I teach at the California College of Music and Los Angeles College of Mus

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Tina M.
Carlos is awesome. I am so lucky to have ended up with him as my songwriting teacher. He is extremely professional, very talented and easy to work with. I highly recommend Carlos.
theodore
Carlos is amazing. He is very organized and punctual. My son loves that Carlos gives him clear instructions for homework and provides video of his lesson for review.
He is always looking forward to our lessons.
Michael
Carlos did a great job teaching and is passionate about instruction. He has a very thoughtful sequence of how to develop his students to be the best that they can be and is very patient with his students

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Spurgeon R.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 to 30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Spurgeon R.

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I have been teaching piano for a year, and have played piano for 6 years. I travel to student's homes in Santa Clarita, and the San Fernando Valley. My goal is to share music with my students and to spark an interest in them so that they can express themselves through music.

Student must have access to a keyboard instrument for daily practice.

About Spurgeon

I have lived in my hometown of Los Angeles all my life, and during my teen years developed a passion for music and piano. Now, I am finishing a graduate degree in piano performance at Calstate University Los Angeles, and will finish this year (2020). I also teach a university level elementary piano

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Jennifer Dunlap
My 10 year old son has been taking piano lessons from Spurgeon for a few months and we are very happy with the experience. He is a personable, encouraging, and patient teacher and he relates well to my son. My son is very comfortable with him and is progressing nicely with his music. I recommend Spurgeon highly!
Isi E.
My girl was comfortable with the instructor and so was l.
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Steven G.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Steven G.

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Beginning instruction will include mastering the basics of the user interface, learning to record audio, programming MIDI, and experimenting with built-in plugins. Depending on the student's area of focus, we will also study mixing and mastering techniques, audio slicing, automation, music notation within Logic, working with video and syncing through SMPTe time code, and just about anything else the program has to offer!

About Steven

Since I first stepped foot in Los Angeles seven years ago, I've devoted myself to pursuing a career of musical passion and excellence. I work as a composer, producer, and recording artist who specializes in writing music for film, television, games, and other multimedia experiences. I believe in in

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Victoria E.
Steven is wonderful! He really takes time to make sure I understand everything. Would highly recommend him
Victoria E.
Stephen is amazing ! What a nice , easy go with the flow knowledgeable patient dude ! So happy to be learning from him. I’m excited for tomorrow !
Ina and Nathan K.
Steve is a pleasure having around. He is patient, he inspired my kids and managed them well during the lesson. Steve's knowledge and love for music is motivational.
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Kirby D T.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Awarded NOMINATION for Best Recording Artist w/Featured Vocalist from Rhythm of Gospel Awards - 2014
  • High School from St. Croix Educational Complex
  • Teaching since 1998
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Kirby D T.

21 Reviews
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Want to play your favorite gospel & worship songs "by ear" at church? Want to learn how "sight-read"? I'd love to help you start playing and help you use your gift even more efficiently.
I'm an experienced teacher, specializing in the beginner/intermediate/advanced bass guitar student. Ages 7+ welcome. Lessons are constructed including helpful technique strategies catered to both the student who is highly motivated to play by ear in contemporary gospel church settings and/or the student whose goal is sight-reading. I will help you build a solid foundation of ear training, music theory and technique while tailoring to your personal tastes and goals. Ask me a question. Send me a message now. I'd love to help you!

About Kirby D

Hi! I’m Kirby. Jesus has tremendously blessed me with musical abilities. I play bass, keyboards, guitar, I sing and I record also; to the glory of His name. I’m an experienced music teacher of 20+ years available for eager students of all experience levels, age 7 and older! My lessons are structur

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Ashli Jarrett
Kirby was excellent. Very patient! I loved that he started and ended with a prayer
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"I never picked up a guitar until after age 50, and then for some unknown reason decided I wanted to learn flamenco guitar.

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"Jennifer is a great teacher! I like how well Jennifer works with my daughter and she has helped my daughter grow so much in her piano playing over the years that I would never want to go with another teacher. Jennifer has been so kind and understanding throughout our 5 years with her and my daughter looks forward to more lessons to come!"
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"Izabela was very kind and patient with me as I struggled to read music, play the correct notes, and keep my pinky fingers curved. Great first lesson."
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