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Troy W.

68 Reviews
Houston, TX
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, English, Ancient Egyptian
  • B. Mus. in Composition from The New England Conservatory of Music
  • Teaching since 2001
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Troy W.

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I have been teaching this subject for over 16 years. The main curriculum for beginners is Alfred's Basic Piano Library. There are three beginner levels (beginner, late, adult) and one will be selected after the first meeting. For non-beginning students, the course of study will be developed based on past experience, current abilities, and goals. It is not necessary to know how to read music at the first lesson for beginners. However, learning to read is a part of subsequent lessons. Music is not learned "by ear." A certain amount of theory will be a part of every lesson just as technique and repertoire. Students should come to the first lesson prepared to discuss their background & goals and the plan of their course of study.

About Troy

Composer Troy W. graduated from the New England Conservatory, earning his Bachelors, Masters (cum laude) and Graduate Diploma while studying with mentor Malcolm Peyton. After spending a year studying with Lukas Foss in Boston, Mr. W. moved to Houston in 2001 where he continued graduate studies at Ri

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Tom F.
Troy is an absolutely magical teacher and mentor. He not only provides caring, personalized instruction that goes far beyond the traditional fundamentals, he really takes the time to push me in ways that I find enjoyable and rewarding. I feel as though my lessons are dynamic and varied enough to keep me always engaged and looking forward to that next session. Best of all, Troy is that special type of guru that really gives you that added incentive to go the extra mile...I never feel a guilt or pressure to be at a certain level or practice a certain amount, I just feel this desire to impress Troy during my next lessons. Awesome stuff - very special guy! Looking forward to a lifetime of learning with Troy!
Mo B.
A great person and respectul man. I would highly recommend him for anyone that needs coaching with speech techniques etc.
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Timothy S.

42 Reviews
Houston, TX
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Bachelor of Sacred Music from Foundations Bible College
  • Teaching since 2016
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Timothy S.

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I am very flexible to adapt to each individual student's needs.

About Timothy

Timothy S. is a lifelong musician and dedicated teacher who is passionate about sharing his love of music with others. He began his piano studies at age 8. Beginning in high school, he received lessons from a master teacher, who inspired Timothy not only with his ability to convey the technical side

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Ann
He is very patient with children and creates a friendly and inspiring enviroment. My kids have been learned alot during last 6 months. They enjoy the lessons and so look forward to class each week. Thank you Mr. Tim for coming to us and all you done for my kids.
Camilla
Mr. Tim has been a great piano teacher. We started without any piano experience at all and Tim has inspired our whole family to play the piano. Our son, 10 years old, has ADHD and he’s autistic and loves his piano lessons! Would highly recommend!!
Emersyn & Madisyn A.
Very patient and reassuring to the kids when they get it wrong.
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Shannon S.

79 Reviews
Houston, TX
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • BA-Performance from Univ of MO-KC, Winona State Univ
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Shannon S.

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Specializing in beginner to intermediate; youth to adult; road, light trail, triathlon. overall health and fitness.
Certifications: ISSA Personal Trainer, NDETA Group Trainer, CPR-Pro, 1st Aid, Emergency Oxygen.
Affiliations: USATriathlon, LCT, BAM, HRTC.
10 Years competitive triathlon/Duathlon/Running experience.

About Shannon

AFFILIATIONS: Music: AAUP, AFM, ASOL/LAO, CMS, HFC, NFA, IDRS, ICS, NASA. Fitness: ISSA, NDETA, ASHI, USAT, LCT, BAM, HRTC. -------------- MUSIC (see fitness below): Shannon has numerous years experience teaching all skill levels on woodwinds, and beginning-intermediate piano & classical stri

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Johnathan
Shannon has worked with me for years, as my nutrition/fitness/strength trainer and my private music instructor! I love her! She is so patient, kind and knowledgeable. She cares and only wants to help me be better at everything I do! And she is always there to help even between sessions. She's all in!
Kayla
Sharon takes time to listen to you and cares about you as a person as much as a student.
She has been knowledgeable on any instrument I have done lessons on (flute, clarinet, alto sax, cello, and violin).
Sandra
Shannon has been my triathlon coach and conditioning trainer for 3 years and I couldn't be more pleased. My racing times continue to improve, as I continue to aim for longer races. I just completed my first Half Ironman (70.3 miles)! I have never been injured in her care. She really knows what she's doing.
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Edward L.

5 Reviews
Houston, TX
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Music Education from University of St. Thomas
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Edward L.

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Just have fun!

About Edward

Hi, I'm Alex. I'm a piano teacher in the Houston area. I like playing piano because I love making pretty sounds.

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Jonathan
Edward's a very patient teacher and accomplished pianist. I've played the piano a bit on my own, but he gave me a detailed orientation into the theoretical side and technical side of piano. He gives me a large plate of work every week, and expects me to do this work. My progress isn't immediate, but it's going smoothly and it IS progress. I would suggest Edward for both begginers berly learning and for experienced players trying to learn more. Don't be shy with him. He can be a bit qwerky, but there is a method to his madness.
Todd Blackmon
I have studied under Alex for some time now and I think he is the best instructor in the Houston area. I would highly recommend him because of his teaching style and is also one of the best players around. 10/10 Edward displays an extremely professional attitude about everything he does and has shown himself to be dedicated to becoming an outstanding musician and teacher. He is also a very accomplished Piano, Trumpet & improviser, a very sensitive player and a very musical individual.
Nick
I haven’t taken lessons from Edward, but we have played together since high school band. I’ve seen him play in concerts as a soloist and he is very musical on both piano and trumpet. We also played a trumpet solo with piano accompaniment that he wrote and it was a list of fun. He’s a great guy to work with and is very understanding of any problems you’re having as a musician. I’d definitely recommend Edward as a lesson teacher for both trumpet and piano.
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David W.

Baytown, TX
Starting at $67
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 to 50
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David W.

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I provide quality training for athletes of all ages. I teach players skill thatvtranslate into game results. My training helps players think the game not just play the game, increasing their basketball IQ.

About David

I am Coach Dave! I am a basketball player development coach. I teach beginners skills all the way thru advanced skills that will help you take tor game to the next level. I make each session fun while pushing you beyond your comfort zone. If you want to lean the game and not just play the game come

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Robert C.

21 Reviews
Houston, TX
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Certificate of Completion from Musician's Institute
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Robert C.

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I can teach from beginner to advanced. Multi styles with emphasis on chord and rhythm playing, improvisation, music reading and musicianship. My stylistic specialties include Blues, Classic Rock, R & B, Country and Jazz. My goal is to teach my students the fundamentals of the instrument as it relates to music, how to play the music they hear in their heads and to be the best they can be.

About Robert

Robert began playing guitar in Houston, Texas at the age of 12. It was not long before he began playing in bands and played his first professional gig at age 17. Robert performed in and around the Houston area for five years before deciding to study music on the college level. He attended the Uni

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Israel I.
Great job! My son is so excited about learning how to play the piano. We are Looking forward to more lessons with him !
Twyla J.
Robert is very nice and polite. I think the lesson was sufficient for the first lesson. He gave me homework to work on the D, G, and C chords. We went over the right hand numbering PIMA. I need to determine what my goals are in playing the guitar.
Valerie P.
I am very happy with my guitar lesson with Mr. Calva. He is very knowledgeable and very patient. He found out my musical background and goals. He used that to structure my lessons today. He then gave me homework, tips, and short term goals. I am super pleased with his style of teaching. By the way, I am 50 years young...

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"Emily is very easy to talk to and will go over things in different ways to make sure that you understand the concepts you struggle with.

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"Daniel is the perfect tutor for Math. We are using him for AP Calc and Honors Pre-Calc/AB. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking for a Math tutor!!!! He has a lot of experience."
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"Mr Daniel is a very dedicated math tutor with a flexible schedule. He explain topics in different ways and break them down to the basics so that you really understand it thoroughly. He is always on time and excellent in subject matter. Mr Daniel helped me to achieve visible improvements in test scores ( Virginia SOL and Class Final Exam) in Geometry related to difficult topics such as Circles and Quadrilaterals so that I can score a solid A in my class. I thoroughly enjoyed every minute of learning from him."
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Just had our first session with Christopher and my daughter is eagerly looking forward to the next one. He added clarity and helped her connect the dots on some concepts that she was unable to get from her high school teacher."
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