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Gfire

75 Reviews
Austin, TX
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded ASCAPlus Award for Songwriting from ASCAP
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Gfire

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I have taught voice and piano for over 22 years. I prepare my students for all levels of music performance from beginner to music professional. My students have sung at Motown, at the Grand Ole Opry, in professional musical theater, in touring rock bands, on national television, etc.

About Gfire

Gfire has been teaching and performing music full-time for over 17 years. Based in Austin, Texas, the "Live Music Capital of the World," she offers voice, piano, songwriting, yoga, folk guitar, and DJ'ing lessons to students from 5-105 and she specializes in sculpting her lessons to the strengths

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James
Such a great, empathetic instructor. Learned a lot and had patience for me as a beginner!
Frankie O.
Gfire is great, she taught me exercises that seem to really help out!
Olivia
Great teacher! Definitely knows what she is talking about and I enjoyed every lesson I had with her.
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Rob R.

6 Reviews
Austin, TX
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bass guitar performance from Musician's Institute / B.I.T.
  • Teaching since 1995
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Rob R.

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I can critique and help to improve live performance.

About Rob

I'm a professional bass player in Austin Texas, the Live Music Capital of the World. At one time or another I've played just about every style of music, and I have more than a decade of teaching experience. I love 'opening doors' for students, helping them understand how music works and how they ca

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Anderson M.
Rob is incredibly knowledgable and was able to hone in immediately on both what I needed AND what I was asking for. I look forward to more lessons in the future.
Kino P.
Very patient instruction for my 10 year old son.
Chuck
very good first lesson. I look forward to the next one. Thanks.

Josh G.

14 Reviews
Austin, TX
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Music
  • Awarded Austin Classical Guitar Society Scholarship from Austin Classical Guitar
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Josh G.

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Learn how to prepare yourself for performance. Being performance-ready means finding a certain level of comfort in the practice room and lessons which is my aim with my students. Learn tricks to making memorization easier.

About Josh

Hi there! My name is Josh. I have been playing guitar for the majority of my life and have been teaching since 2010. I have a music degree with a focus on classical guitar and I play rock, blues, jazz, folk, pop, and just about anything you want to learn. Whether your goals are to strum and sing

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Darren A.
My experiences with Josh have been great. I have played guitar for many years, but my approach has always been lacking in relation to technique. Josh has helped me form a better mechanical understanding of my posture and movements. The adjustments he has helped me make have resulted in less stress on my fingers, wrist, and arms. He has always been thoroughly prepared for lessons. I would absolutely recommend Josh, especially for new musicians who want to learn their instrument in a fundamentally sound and detail oriented manner.
Paul W.
Been a student of Josh's for a few months now and feel very fortunate to have found him. His attention to detail, continuity between sessions, and obvious broad knowledge base are a few of the elements making this a very rewarding learning experience. I am learning to read music, understand music theory, and develop technique. I have very much looked forward to each lesson which Josh takes the time and effort to build upon with clear assignments and follow up. Josh is highly personable, professional and supportive. I highly recommend Josh.
Mark J.
Excellent, takes time to explain music so I can have a better understanding of the whole process.
I look forward to each class as I learn more.

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Glenn W.

74 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Awarded Best Teacher on the Planet from My students
  • Associate of Arts/ Marketing from Cuyahoga Community College/ Akron University
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Glenn W.

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I instruct aspiring vocalists, actors and musicians the foundation of their craft; but without the art of PERFORMING, I believe that all the technical knowledge in the world will never catapult them into a successful realm. My Academy is predicated on performance, in whatever genre the student aspires to master. I tell each student, however lofty their career expectations, that all we study will be predicated not only on performance, but on FUN. For all the above arts are under the guise of entertainment. To give a masterful performance IS to be entertaining. An audience looks to entertainment to provide happiness and fun. We tie all of these characteristics together in our journey to excel at Musical Performance.

About Glenn

I have been active in the entertainment industry since the age of 12, when I gave my first professional performance. Prior to that I was already being introduced to music with years of guitar, and then vocal instruction. I do not remember a time of my life when I was not singing somewhere; in the h

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Charlie M.
Glenn is fantastic!
Aaron
Such a confidence boost. Glenn helps you know what you’re already doing well, as well as what to improve on.
Blaine
Glenn is amazing! He listened to me sing a few songs and gave me two tips that completely improved my vocal performance! Highly, highly recommended if you want to sing and perform better, and if you truly want to profoundly impact the listener to a higher degree !

Lucy L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Scholarship from CSULB
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Lucy L.

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Performing on stage takes training. The real performance begin before the actual show. I have been performing since age 6, I can share my performance experience with you.

About Lucy

Violinist Lucy Lu is an active teacher, soloist, chamber and orchestral musician. Ms. Lu's performances take her to several cities around the United States, China, and Europe to play in some of the greatest concert halls.  She served as Concertmaster of the Bellflower Symphony, Orchestra Collectiv

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Charlotte P.
My daughter feels very comfortable with Lucy and like her lessons.
Nalani G.
She is very nice and patient and wonderful to my granddaughter.
Keith L.
I improved my violin playing a lot since I took lessons with Lucy last month. I know learning to play violin is hard but with a good teacher you will improve a lot more faster than you expected.
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Will F.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Will F.

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I work with an array of clients that include music instruction on guitar, bass, piano and vocals. I also produce various clients working with them on writing their material or helping them hone what they've already written and getting it to tape.

About Will

Will Fletcher Instruction has been going strong since 2009. New students starting this year are doing great along w all the older, more musically advanced students. I want you to play music. I don't care how we get there as long as on your specific instrument you want to learn, you are making music

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Eban P.
Will was everything I expected. I was looking for someone to teach naturally as opposed to rote (boring) learning. I'm sure Will can do rote but he did what I asked.

He really knows his music and can teach in a way that gets my son directly into actually playing music, which is exactly what I was after.

He’s really flexible and can take anything and turn it into something good.

The pace was spot-on, matching perfectly the maximum my son could understand at the time.

I think my son learnt the absolute maximum he could in that short space of time and he learned a LOT.
Eddie
Great Fun!
Alan
things are going well.....Will is a very helpfull and agreeable teacher....am considering more lessons in the future....but i don't like this company's auto renewing me for lessons...but...that ain't Wills fault....i look forward to seeing his Studio in Action!.....that's the next lesson.....

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Average Cost of Music Performance Lessons in Austin, TX

The average cost of 60-minute music performance lessons in Austin is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $276 per hour.
30 min
$41 average
45 min
$55 average
60 min
$69 average

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"If you want results, choose Fawn as your coach. It's that simple."
DJ
Took Music Performance lessons from Fawn A.
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"She is a great teacher. She loves God and wants to serve him to the highest. Awesome experience."
Marty
Took Music Performance lessons from Melanie A.
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"Lexi has really helped me find
out more about singing if you need a voice instructor go to her!:):):)"
Robin
Took Music Performance lessons from Lexi C.
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"Maryann Graham is the best teacher and best friend I can possibly have! 😍😍 I highly recommend her to anyone. She's super sweet and is a great teacher and helper. I've known her for 10 years. I absolutely love her. She's my teacher and bestie."
Autumn
Took Music Performance lessons from Mary Ann G.
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"I hired Danny early this year 2016 at my home studio in Austin,TX. I have been working on a recording studio project. With 6 songs I needed to record. I did three songs on my own. That took a week and a half and at least 5 to 6 hrs each. I looked around and hired a local coach who was very classical and just didn't get it. 3 hrs I will never get back. I found Danny online, hired him, and it was perfect...We warmed up with scales and light cardio. Very different I will say but effective. Anyways, we finished the 3 songs in just under 2 hrs. Wow! Straight to the point. So I sing Gospel music and had so many techniques wrong. A little bit of good habits goes a long way."
Chelsea
Took Music Performance lessons from Danny V.
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"I studied under Jordan when he was a TA at SDSU. He was laid back, easy to get along with, and always helpful when I had questions for him.
Since then, I've had the pleasure of performing in SDSU ensembles with Jordan. I mean it when I say it: Jordan is not only one of the best music teachers in San Diego, but he is also one of the best trombone players I've ever had the pleasure of knowing."
Ian
Took Music Performance lessons from Jordan M.
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"Bo Wade was my first percussion teacher over 10 years ago. A friend I played guitar with invited me to a Samba dance class set to live percussion. Bo was in charge of the percussion section, orchestrating both the drummers and dancers from behind his drum set. Bo is an elite musician and instructor with a broad understanding of percussion styles from around the globe. Whatever your experience level, focus, or preference of music, Bo will add value to your practice techniques and performance approach. I highly recommend taking lessons and developing a relationship with Bo."
Jack
Took Music Performance lessons from Bo W.
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"I feel very fortunate to have found Ivan, and have benefitted from his instruction in many ways. I began taking lessons with him at the age of 60, as an intermediate piano student. Ivan has a way of understanding your skill level and goals, and teaching you how best to practice on your own. His encyclopedic knowledge of classical music enriches the experience, but he is easily versatile enough to teach jazz theory as well. Ivan encourages performance at recital, and his students are always well prepared. He is an outstanding musician who frequently performs in public. Give yourself over to Ivan’s instruction and improve your technique, understanding of theory, sight reading, and knowledge of classical music. You will enjoy playing the piano more than ever."
James
Took Music Performance lessons from Ivan S.
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"Having had Albert as my music director on various projects (Dreyfus, Eating Raoul, The Big Bang, many others), I can attest to his uncanny ability with singers in terms of getting from them their very best. His ability to give them an all-around grasp of the material is nonpareil.

I also have to add that his ability with an entire chorus is equally impressive and inspiring for them. Many times members of the cast have approached me to compliment Albert and his unusual and fascinating ways of teaching and imbuing the score "into their very core.""
Jed
Took Music Performance lessons from Albert A.
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"Excellent teacher

I took music performance lessons with Cecilia. I am a professional recorder player and in the lessons I learned and discovered many things about how my body works and how this influences my way of playing. It has been wonderful to learn to play connected with my body and tension free! My sound and technique have improved and I can express my musicianship easier.
The lessons with her have been a very enriching experience for me as a musician. I also learned to detect the important issues I need to work in each piece and to find an effective solution. This experience has been wonderful!"
Cristina
Took Music Performance lessons from Cecilia P.
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