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Andrew W.

3 Reviews
Thompsons Station, TN
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English
  • Communication in Mass Media from Michigan State University
  • Teaching since 2006
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Andrew W.

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If you're looking to start a band with your friends, play drums for your church, land a gig with a rock, CCM, country or pop artist, or just play along with music as a hobby, I believe I can help equip you with the tools you need to get there. If you're looking to grow as a modern rock, pop or worship drummer, I definitely believe I can help get you to those goals. I'm a hired gun drummer in Nashville and have played with bands and artists in many genres like rock, country, pop and CCM.

About Andrew

Hey! I'm a hired gun based in Nashville with a 4-year degree from a private music school in Kansas City called the Forerunner Music Academy. I spent two of those years as a performance major on drums. I've been playing drums for 20 years and have been playing professionally for the past 3 years in N

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Jacob
Andrew is very knowledgeable and very patient. He explains everything throughly. He communicates very well even after the lesson is over and he has left the house.
Ben Sechler
Andrew is a true professional and easy to learn from. He helps you set goals and consistent ways to achieve them. Two words: HUMAN METRONOME.
Kandace
I seriously cannot thank Andrew enough for what he has taught me! He is so patient, knowledgeable, and kind. He is a natural drummer through and through and his skills are truly inspiring. He’s a great guy to learn from and just be around. I feel like a total rockstar now!
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Jerrica A.

14 Reviews
Nashville, TN
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English
  • ARCT in Teaching from Royal Conservatory of Music Canada
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jerrica A.

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As your instructor, I am passionate about encouraging students to find joy in music through learning to play the piano!

My lessons include piano technique, music theory, rhythm and much more!

I am a professional pianist and keyboardist, with a background in both classical and contemporary styles. In addition to piano, I teach singing and songwriting.

About Jerrica

I am a professional singer, songwriter, pianist, recording artist and touring dancer. I was born and raised in Vancouver, BC, Canada and now reside in Nashville, Tennessee. I received my formal musical training with an ARCT in Teaching with the Royal Conservatory of Music. My performing experienc

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She is super cheerful and helpful. I've been having fun taking lessons from her. I 200% recommend you to have her as your teacher. I don't think 5 stars are enough to rate her. She deserves more! Lol.
Yo Hwan
I was impressed by her passion for music and teaching. She had all the ideas in detail about how she would direct the lessons. I'm pretty sure she could handle the advanced level. I can't wait for the next lesson.
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Jose O.

Franklin, TN
Starting at $26
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Budget Administration from Colegio Universitario de Caracas
  • Teaches students 8 to 60
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Jose O.

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I am originally from Venezuela, and Spanish is my native language. I have 2 bachelor's degrees focus on Administration. This means that my Spanish level is high proficiency, and I have been working in the banking market for over 14 years in Venezuela and the USA. Through this period, I held several positions in different levels, from Analyst to Manager. This experience helped me to develop my Spanish to a professional level.

Additionally, I am the first child, grandson, nephew, etc. This situation allowed me to help my family with the teaching process to my sister and younger cousins. Also, this experience gave me the methodology to teach and develop my patience throughout the teaching process.

I will be happy to help anybody to learn or improve their Spanish.

About Jose

I am from Caracas, Venezuela. I grew up in a lovely family with high values, where respect and ethic are the basis of success. I am the first son, grandson, nephew, etc. This situation allowed me to help my family with the teaching process with younger members of the family. Currently, I am still

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Rob B.

8 Reviews
Nashville, TN
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music: Performance from Roberts Wesleyan College
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Rob B.

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I'm a full time touring musician, I studied music in school for 8 years, but I can honestly say I've learned more about music through my years as a touring musician. I find great joy in sharing all the things I've learned over the years.

I like getting to know my students; their expectations and goals as an aspiring drummer, and I build my curriculum around their needs.

In my lessons you can expect to learn, and have fun!

About Rob

Have you always wanted to play the drums? Do you want to jam along your favorite tracks or play live with a band? I will teach you or your child all of the knowledge and tools needed to do whatever your dream is on your instrument. I take pride in helping every student achieve their goals on their

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Cameron
great guy, great lessons
Greyson G.
Fantastic! Great for my 10 yo!!
Fran A.
One of the best things about taking a weekly lesson with Rob is that I can practice and learn what he teaches me all week and make a list of questions to ask during our next lesson. I highly recommend his method of learning Ableton.
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Joshua A.

7 Reviews
La Vergne, TN
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Bachelor of Music from Belmont University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joshua A.

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To me, learning any instrument is about balancing the exercises with the fun material that makes you want to keep playing. I am a technique-focused teacher insofar as making sure any student of mine is avoiding bad and sometimes unhealthy habits in their playing. I do, however, try to find fun ways to work on technique, with the end goal being playing repertoire that is fun for the student. I believe technical exercises have their place in learning any instrument, but that it's important to spend the majority of your practice time on material which is ultimately enjoyable to play.

I do have certain sets of books I like to follow depending on the student's interests and age, but I am always happy to tweak the lesson plan to fit the student's needs. I also tend to supplement whichever books I'm using with material of my own, to make sure we're also covering important topics such as music theory and maybe a bit of relevant music history in the process.

About Joshua

Hi there! My name is Josh, and I'd love to be your guitar teacher! I've been playing guitar since I was eight, starting out playing rock and roll, then focusing on classical training for my college career. In both undergraduate and graduate school, I studied classical composition as a classical guit

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Ashlyn
I was self taught when I started taking lessons, Josh helped me fix some bad habits that helped me push my playing to the next level!
Marco
I grew up on bossa, and wanted to learn how to play it. I had played guitar for years but mostly rock and folk. Josh was able to take what I knew and teach me how to play bossa music.
Casey
I never thought I'd study classical guitar, but Mr Josh showed me how important it is to have a good foundation to build from. Highly recommended!
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Jackson F.

Nashville, TN
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Commercial Music from Belmont University
  • Teaching since 2015
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Jackson F.

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You will receive knowledge about music and performance with guitar first-hand from a Belmont University Commercial music student, without having to pay tens of thousands of dollars of college tuition!

About Jackson

Music has been a part of my life for a a very long time - I fell in love with guitar at ten years old and since then I've gone on to graduate from an arts high school as a guitar major at Denver School of the Arts and have moved to Nashville to study music at Belmont University. (Jazz, Classical, Co

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"Great first lesson. I felt like a curtain was lifted. I can already see that learning about music theory will be incredibly helpful during my musical journey !"
Ritvik
Took Guitar lessons from James R.
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"One of the best teachers that we have had! Great Experience"
Cathy Miller
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Jon A.
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"Michael's unique way of approaching the methods of teaching complex thoery in a very simple manner, is marvelous !! He is kind and patient and has these rare qualities as a well deserved teacher. Michael is also a very respected and a well known amazing violinist and composer with a unique identity !!
I believe the community is very fortunate to have such a wonderful teacher and musician of his caliber !!"
Sulara
Took Music Theory lessons from Michael C.
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"Liudmila is so sweet. She really is very patient with children and so far we are having a great time with her."
Siddhu
Took Piano lessons from Liudmila I.
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"Great lesson! Daniel was patient, upbeat, and gave very understandable explanations. We covered quite a bit of ground at a pace that kept it all easy to handle. Now it's time to practice!"
Kate
Took Banjo lessons from Daniel E.
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"Matt is great. He is very patient and customizes his lessons to the students needs and interests. We have been using him for over two years and my teenage son has developed a passion for the piano and enjoys exploring and learning new concepts. He has learned the gambit of songs from classical to rock to pop and more. It is a pleasure to see my son take an interest in the piano and great to have a teacher that encourages him. Also,I get the benefit of enjoying beautiful music."
Gordon
Took Piano lessons from Matthew N.
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"Ari has a beautiful voice and she has really helped me with my breath support and overall vocal technique to become a better singer."
Gen
Took Classical Voice lessons from Ari P.
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"Rachel is the best teacher my daughter has ever had!
She is very talented, knowledgeable and happy to share! My daughter can't wait for the lessons and has learned a lot from her."
Ana
Took Broadway Singing lessons from Rachel E.
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"Highly accomplished excellent teacher. Patient, kind and very good with beginner students. Highly recommended."
Pani
Took Classical Piano lessons from Tamari (Tamara) W.
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"I am 38 years old and I had started to try to learn guitar on my own for a few months before I started taking lessons with Jeff. I had gotten frustrated with just using a book and the internet and was very impressed when I met Jeff. He took the time to get to know what I wanted to learn and how. He always listens to me and tailors our sessions to what is best. He can actually see the things that he knows I will struggle with and will give the advance "pep talk" to me to not get discouraged when I try to practice. He takes the time to watch me play very closely so that he can give me advice on how to better my hand positioning and finger movements (and I need that!).

And that's just Jeff's interaction with me. In addition to that, he is a great musician. He can hear everything and can write down the chords of a song he never before in only a few minutes. He can play almost anything just by ear. He also knows music theory and was able to help answer my questions in that area. He also guided me towards some theory and scale books since I showed extra interest in that.

In terms of personality, Jeff is very patient and kind. He cares about what he does and he cares about his students. He knows what it's like to face the challenges of learning an instrument. He was even gracious enough to spend his time helping me to pick out my first electric guitar (I had been using just an acoustic). In additional to that, he is ALWAYS on time for lessons and spends that extra few minutes when he can.

I would highly recommend Jeff for guitar lessons!"
Michele
Took Guitar lessons from Jeff S.
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