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Linda L.

State College, PA

About Linda

I'm Linda L, musician with Simple Gifts and Artistic Director of Folk College. I offer fiddle, banjo, and hammer dulcimer lessons for adults in my home in State College and can include folk, world, an
d country styles.
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Linda L.

Linda L.

State College, PA 16801
starting at
$30 / 30-min
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Jonathan B.

State College, PA

About Jonathan

I studied music therapy and music theory at Temple University from '06-'10. Learned a lot. Then again, I learned even more teaching at a school for kids with learning disabilities and working as a tra
veling street performer. Once you see the world and work with some unexpected challenges, you learn how to open up and knuckle down at the same time!

I am currently a full-time YouTube Creator, sidelining in cover bands and a solo act. Teaching is a big part of what I do online so I see my work as a private teacher as 'research' for the lessons I create. Although I'm firmly grounded in a classical music training, there's nothing you can ask about that I won't try to figure out. My favorite thing about teaching is using unexpected questions to develop new ideas that I then integrate into my original compositions. Check out my intro to the Blues Raga video if you want to hear a good story about what I mean.

Recently I've had several articles published by the TakeLessons Blog. Check out my most recent post here.
http://takelessons.com/blog/how-to-play-acoustic-guitar-like-john-mayer-z01
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Jennifer March 24, 2016
Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
My son responded very well to his techniques and his teaching ability speaks for itself.
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Luting L. October 8, 2015
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Never really took a singing lesson with a professional teacher, Taking lesson with Jonathan makes me feel more enthusiastic and inspired to really improve my singing skills
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Sean June 29, 2015
Singing · In studio
Jonathan is younger than I expected, but his knowledge of and passion for music is undeniable. I would venture a guess that he's a musical genius. He has a phenomenal voice that he's obviously spent a lot of time developing. More importantly, he has classical voice training and knows how to teach effective techniques. Before I took lessons with him, I didn't realize that I'm perfectly capable of hitting a high C because I didn't know how to sing properly. Jonathan was a great help and I would highly recommend him.
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Jonathan B.

Jonathan B.

State College, PA 16801
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$25 / 30-min
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Justice W.

Bellefonte, PA

About Justice

I am new to this site. But, I have been playing and teaching guitar for over 26 years. I have a degree in music theory.
I teach the style the students want to learn. At the same, time I include music
theory that relates to the specific style chosen by the student. I basically make learning guitar fun because I have found if its fun people are more apt to practice and grow.
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Yuriko B. December 5, 2015
Guitar · In home
He is a great teacher! I really appreciate his lessons!
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Justice W.

Bellefonte, PA 16823
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$15 / 30-min
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Ekaterina B.

State College, PA

About Ekaterina

Originally from St. Petersburg, Russia, I began my musical journey when I was five years old. I am still very passionate about the arts, and strive to learn more every day. I became a student of Mary
lene Dosse, a phenomenal pianist, teacher, and professor at Penn State, at the age of eight. Since then, I went to the Penn State Music camp twice, once winning a full scholarship, and later attended PSU for Piano Performance. I love working with people, and I think learning should be a combination of hard work, determination, but most importantly fun, and something you love to do. I have been maintaining a private music studio for the last six years and have worked with students of all ages, from young beginners to adults. I believe that playing an instrument is a great way to improve work ethic, get a great skill, exercise the brain, and if done correctly, experience a great deal of joy. It holds so many possibilities. Let's find passion, creativity, and explore our minds!
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Marylene July 3, 2016
Ekaterina was among my best students and by far the most gifted of them. Her musicianship and her intelligence are only matched by her charm and her wit.
She would be a rare teacher in her area with a mixing of Russian musical heritage and European teaching.

In spite of her young age she already has had several years of teaching experience and her students have made very good progress.

I would highly recommend her to students of all ages. She will make the best choice of repertoire, build technical skills and develop the musicianship that is necessary for making a difference for a lifetime love of the musical arts.

I have full confidence in her skills. I have love and respect for her and I am sure you will too.

Marylene Dosse, Distinguished professor emerita
Penn State University marylenedosse.com
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marylene dosse June 7, 2016
Piano · In home
She is the most musical student I ever had. She also have a brilliant mind and I would recommend her over many other teachers.She is still very young but she has had a lot of good experience with her students.

Web site Marylene Dosse
marylenedosse.com
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OSANA June 5, 2016
Classical Piano · In home
My older daughter has been taking lesson with Katee for the past 5 years. Both my daughter and I like Katee's approach to teaching. She is demanding but is gentle at the same time. Her choices/suggestion for piano pieces are great.

Lately my younger kids started to take lesson with her as well and they love it!
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Ekaterina B.

Ekaterina B.

State College, PA 16803
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