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Allen M.

57 Reviews
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Starting at $21
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • BS in Chemistry from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
  • Teaching since 2011
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Allen M.

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I can make a hard or boring subject easy and enjoyable to learn. My priority is student success - I work to make it happen. My ability comes from extensive experience, a history of student success, and personal achievement in the subject.

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Having trouble with a subject? Whether you want to work on improving your grade or aiming for your next 4.0, I'm here to help. From simple to complex, we'll work on it in a way that makes sense to you and allows you to be successful in your class.

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Srini K.
Allen is a very good teacher and highly recommend him. My daughter is much more confident and improved her fundamentals after taking classes with Allen
Shreya
Allen has been excellent. My daughter is lot confident and is clear about the basics of the subject. Would strongly recommend him for anyone looking for a Chemistry tutor. He is patient and good with kids
Carie
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Lorna L.

33 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Lorna L.

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Lorna is not only a trained and educated voice teacher, she's also a vocalist who sings the genres she teaches. When taking lessons with her you will learn the art and science of singing. In the initial stages of lessons students are assessed to see what level they are on vocally. After doing an assessment a lesson plan specific to the student's needs is created, and Lorna strives to help her students reach each goal. During your lessons you will learn techniques like breathing, singing with resonance (projection), diction, expanding your range and other techniques that are needed to enhance your voice and performance skills. Also you will have lots of fun learning with Lorna.

About Lorna

Lorna is a music teacher who has been teaching voice and piano for years. She is a graduate of Florida International University where she earned a Bachelor degree in Music Education. She is lots of fun. Lorna is also a professional singer who sings several genres, which includes opera, jazz, R&B,

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Anita Wright
Very knowledgeable professional and helpful.
Mika A.
Lorna is absolutely awesome. Patient, professional, understanding and fun! I have progressed in a few weeks alone despite the fact that I haven’t been able to practice that much. If you’re looking for a teacher... look no further!
Per
Lorna takes the time to get to know you and your voice. I feel very confident having such a devoted and talented teacher as my singing coach.
She is literally helping me to find my voice.
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Laura B.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $31
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2012
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Laura B.

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As a music instructor, I am eager to cater to the needs of each individual child and to provide them with engaging musical experiences in supportive environments. I have previously provided violin, viola, and piano lessons to students of all ages both through Thompson Tutoring in Portage, Michigan and Reverb Lessons in Chicago, Illinois. I have approximately six years of private teaching experience.

I typically provide beginning piano lessons to young students, and frequently utilize the Faber Piano Adventures method books. I learned piano at a young age myself before revisiting the instrument for two years during my undergraduate studies.

I recently graduated from Roosevelt University's Chicago College of Performing Arts with a Master of Music Degree in Viola Performance. In 2016, I graduated from Western Michigan University with a Bachelor of Music Degree in Viola Performance and Spanish. My performance experience includes both local and international venues. I have performed

About Laura

I provide engaging violin, viola, and piano lessons to students of all ages and am eager to help you learn!

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Ryuga D.
Laura was great! On time. My son loves to continue learning from her.
Grace
Very good teacher, our daughter likes her and is motivated to get better.
Liuxi
I learned piano with her. She is a good teacher.
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Phillip F.

183 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Bachelor of Music - Piano Performance from University of South Carolina
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Phillip F.

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These lesson will, in a methodical way, teach you the skills you need to play classical piano. The only thing keeping you from reaching your potential is starting lessons. Lessons are geared to your speed of learning and needs.

About Phillip

I am a pianist and singer who started learning to play the piano at age 6, and I love teaching all students of all experience levels. Growing up I competed and placed highly in many competitions including playing with the Symphony Orchestra in my home town of Spartanburg, SC after winning it's conce

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Michael
Phil is the best! He really works with you and makes sure that you understand what you’re doing. From posture and technique to rhythm this man knows what he’s talking about. I’m always excited and ready to learn from our piano lessons!
Michael
Great first lesson! Really took the time to understand what I wanted and where I was currently at in my piano journey. Thanks Phillip!
Zihan C.
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Isabel S.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, French, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Isabel S.

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From my experience auditioning and performing classical singing, piano, theatre, musical theatre, and dance as well as sitting on the other side of the audition panel and in the audience, I am well equipped to help with stage performance. Through these experiences I have learned that stage performance in any performing art form requires a similar mindset and preparation tactic. This involves polishing the repertoire to maximize confidence as well as using tools to overcome nerves to enjoy the process of performing music. Any stage performer is welcome!

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Music is my great passion, and I have recently received my Master’s degree in classical vocal performance at the Mannes School of Music. Well-versed in many musical genres, I have performed in opera, recital, musical theatre, choir and piano performances and competitions in the US as well as inter

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Katrina J.
Isabel is so professional, well-versed, personable and encouraging!
Hyung
I don’t have any formal experience singing and Isabel has been helping me from the ground up with all of the basics including breathing technique and exercises. She is great at explaining new concepts in ways I can easily understand and is super patient!
Tara
Isabel is extremely knowledgeable and gifted in vocal training. My daughter has gained confidence and skill over the last 3 months. Isabel has a sweet personality and is extremely easy to work with.
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Zelda S.

39 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Bachelor Arts Communications maj Psychology from University of New England
  • Awarded 'The Elegant Solution' TV Series Song of the Year Nomination from AGSC Australian Guild of Screen Composers
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Zelda S.

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Helping individuals communicate and flourish through voice and musical instruments. Zelda's students have included people with bi-polar, depression, Aphasia, shyness and special needs.

About Zelda

Zelda has been teaching private lessons for over 12 years and is currently available to teach weekly voice, performance and music lessons online and at her home studio in Nashville, TN, USA. She provides a dynamic, student-structured training curriculum for voice, singing, confident speaking, ac

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Amy
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Working with Zelda has shaped me as an artist in every way! I anticipated on merely learning to sing well, and how to home in on the aspects of my voice that make it unique. However, I have received so much more than that.
I have learned how to create melodies, and build momentum throughout a song using the vocal techniques we practice throughout my lessons, and how to dissect the structure of some of my favorite songs, to build understanding as to why they are written the way they are.
This has not only opened my mind, and heart, but most importantly my voice to a whole new world of musical possibilities and understanding.
Amanda
I’ve learned a lot about my singing abilities so far in the first lesson! Zelda is fun and knowledgeable, I’m excited to continue my lessons with her :)

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"My son has been taking lessons from Joe for over a year now. Wonderful instructor! He really knows how to talk to his students and teach them in a way they understand. My son has not only enhanced his skills, but has gained knowledge about the music industry and what is behind the music itself. Highly recommend this instructor!"
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Took Singing lessons from Katie P.
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"Ryan is great with my 6yo. She’s engaged and excited for her weekly private with him. I asked her if there was anything else to add. She says he’s nice and she learns a lot."
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Took Guitar lessons from Ryan B.
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"Marvin is an excellent instructor who works with your skill level and customizes teaching accordingly. He also gives homework to your range and tips depending on your schedule. Goal is to have fun, learn, and one of your favorite songs."
Rosie
Took Guitar lessons from Marvin A.
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"I have had the pleasure of being Meghan’s student for the past five months and cannot say enough glowing sentiments about my experience working with her. I am a classically trained singer with my degree in vocal performance and had never tried online lessons before. I came to Meghan with hopes to learn technique in contemporary and musical theatre styles and, my gosh, does she know her stuff! I am continually in awe of her musical knowledge and technical versatility in using the voice in a healthy and natural way. Meghan is so kind and professional in lessons; I feel comfortable trying new and vulnerable things with my voice that I hadn’t had the environment to do so before. I have had so much growth in my singing, artistically and skillfully since I began lessons with Meghan. She is extremely accommodating and personable with communication and scheduling. I can not recommend her enough!!"
Katy
Took Broadway Singing lessons from Meghan L.
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"I've had a lot of fun learning to play. Donnie is a very good instructor. Sessions are very laid back and he corrects poor form politely. Even if you're an old geezer like me you can learn a lot from him."
Jeremy
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Donnie E.
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"I Love Omer! He is such a professional!
It is so valuable to have a teacher who's also has a huge experience as a performer. I've learned so much about the industry while working with him, and of course, I can feel significant progress when I sing.
He's a keeper!
Thank you, Omer."
Ben
Took Broadway Singing lessons from Omer S.
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"My daughter takes guitar from Maria and I didn’t realize how much she’s progressed until we went to a friend’s recital. 8 months with Maria and my child is leaps and bounds ahead of kids who’ve been taking for 2-3 years. It’s really motivating for her to see. Maria has standards which are non-negotiable but she’s patient and truly guides the kids to success. I’m so happy with our choice as her as a teacher."
Grace W.
Took Guitar lessons from Maria S.
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"She was very patient and knowledgeable and we can't wait to go back!!!"
Kiley
Took Piano lessons from Sarah P.
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"We first started lessons with Troy almost three years ago, and we continue to be impressed with the progress made over just a few years of practicing! Our oldest son, who is now eight, has worked very hard to prepare his weekly lessons. He works on short pieces, sight-reading, and now ear training.
Troy’s impressive training has given him a very well-rounded appreciation of music that is rare in a teacher –most focus on one thing, with the result leaning heavily towards technique or theory. He is able to incorporate multiple aspects of a piece so that they are all equally weighted, and neither the minor points nor the big picture are neglected.
Perhaps more impressive than Troy’s educational background is his ability to make learning piano fun! He is an outstanding teacher!"
Kerry Ann
Took Piano lessons from Troy W.
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