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Rina M.

68 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English and the language of music, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • M.M. Master of Music from Benjamin T. Rome School of Music at The Catholic University of America
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Rina M.

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A student of prominent American symphonic oboists, contact me if interested in expanding your oboe technique, repertoire, musicianship and more. Studied with Ralph Gomberg of the Boston Symphony, John Mack of the Cleveland Orchestra, and Dick White of the National Symphony Orchestra.

About Rina

I am a music educator, classically trained with an advanced performance degree. As a soloist and collaborative musician, I have performed professionally in ensembles, bands and orchestras both here and abroad. With a high degree of knowledge and proficiency, I teach proper technique and practice s

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Linda Moore
A great first lesson even though my oboe didn’t work. I learned a lot of fingerings and about reed making. Great fun.
Eleni
We feel very fortunate to have Rina M. as our daughter’s music instructor, for oboe and guitar. Our daughter’s musical ability and knowledge has grown exponentially, and her music teacher at school has praised her understanding of music / music theory, most of which she learned since working with Mrs. Rina. We are so happy to have found TakeLessons, as this is how we were introduced to Mrs. Rina. She is very special to us, and we highly recommend her!
Johanna F.
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Karen D.

31 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Karen D.

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Oboe:
A family of double reed woodwind musical instruments, they are usually made of wood, but there are also oboes made of synthetic materials. The Oboe is commonly used in concert bands, orchestras, chamber music, film music, in some genres of folk music, and as a solo instrument, and is occasionally heard in jazz, rock music, pop music, and popular music. I will begin by teaching the basics of breath control, apeture, fingering, the reed, notes, rhythms, reading, songs, theory, and soloing.

About Karen

Anyone Can Learn To Sing or Play Any Instrument With My Method! No End To How Good You Can Get! Become Better Than Anyone Out There! Vocal Therapist-Can Cure ALL Vocal Damage! Karen D. -Certified Teacher of the World Famous Dante Pavone Vocal Method -Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Musi

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Aidan V.
Karen was great!
Carter
This teacher misrepresented her ability to teach the C system chromatic button accordion. I don't believe that she has ever played one. I asked her before purchasing a set of classes if she knew this instrument and was competent to teach it, and she said she was.

She didn't have one, so she could never demonstrate anything I asked about. She didn't know the key layout. She didn't know the conventions for numbering fingers. She didn't know the basic home key scale pattern.

I waited until I'd finished four classes with my new teacher before writing this so I'd have a good basis for comparison. He is immensely better at teaching this than she was. It further convinced me that she never should have represented herself as competent to teach this particular instrument.
Anthony F.
Karen is very patient & caring while teaching.

Adrienne G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Bachelor's Degree in Clarinet Performance from Northwestern University
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Adrienne G.

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Such a challenging and unique instrument! Let's get you started the right way with reeds and sound production so that you can succeed and make some beautiful music.

About Adrienne

I have been teaching music for nearly 15 years. I believe strongly in providing students with a comprehensive music education that encompasses all aspects of tone production, technique, expression, sight-reading, rhythm and ensemble skills. I also know from my own experience that music is infinitel

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Leticia
She is great

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Andrew G.

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Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded Morris M. Martin Scholarship from University of North Texas
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Andrew G.

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Music is an art form that I have a passion for and it is my goal for each student to find their passion with music in their own way. I can provide the tools and know-how to build a foundation of playing that will be enriching for you as my student - because it was the result of your own hard work and commitment. There are many sides to music and I am happy to work with whatever a student would like to play; be it a sonata, concerto, or ensemble work and even a pop song or two! I want to make my student's experience enjoyable and worthwhile. This is a safe space for you as my student to try new things without judgment or harsh criticism. This is your opportunity to set and reach your personal goals and artistic aspirations! I have the mastery and experience of playing in a variety of highly regarded positions both academically and professionally, and as a result of my own time working with world famous musicians. Finally, I understand music as a language that few can tap into, but all ...

About Andrew

Hello! I am an oboist as well as music theorist and I welcome students of all ages and abilities. I have 20+ years of experience playing the oboe with a master's degree in performance and a master's degree in music theory and composition. And I have continuously performed as principal oboe for doze

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Andrew J. Warner
Very satisfied with Andrew's support of my son's oboe classes. Andrew was patient and encouraging, which is exactly what my son needed. I was sorry that he moved an could no longer teach my son.
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Rina M.

71 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, English, the language of music
  • Awarded Top Teacher from TakeLessons
  • M.M. Master of Music from Benjamin T. Rome School of Music at The Catholic University of America
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Rina M.

71 Reviews
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Online Oboe Teacher

A student of prominent American symphonic oboists, contact me if interested in expanding your oboe technique, repertoire, musicianship and more. Studied with Ralph Gomberg of the Boston Symphony, John Mack of the Cleveland Orchestra, and Dick White of the National Symphony Orchestra.

About Rina

I am a music educator, classically trained with an advanced performance degree. As a soloist and collaborative musician, I have performed professionally in ensembles, bands and orchestras both here and abroad. With a high degree of knowledge and proficiency, I teach proper technique and practice s

Recent Reviews
Linda Moore
A great first lesson even though my oboe didn’t work. I learned a lot of fingerings and about reed making. Great fun.
Eleni
We feel very fortunate to have Rina M. as our daughter’s music instructor, for oboe and guitar. Our daughter’s musical ability and knowledge has grown exponentially, and her music teacher at school has praised her understanding of music / music theory, most of which she learned since working with Mrs. Rina. We are so happy to have found TakeLessons, as this is how we were introduced to Mrs. Rina. She is very special to us, and we highly recommend her!
Johanna F.
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Matthew C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew C.

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Experienced teacher having taught all levels from beginning to graduate level students. I am a professional musician who has performed with professional orchestras, including under the baton of an internationally-renowned conductor. I studied oboe with a performer of the New York Philharmonic and the principal oboe of the Columbus Symphony Orchestra. My oboe lessons focus on all aspects of musicianship and real-world expectations, and cater to each student's individual learning style. You will be well prepared for any performance situation you will encounter.

About Matthew

I am a professional oboist, conductor, composer, and educator. I earned my master's degree from Ball State University and a Bachelor of Music Education degree from the Conservatory of Music at Capital University. I studied oboe with Lisa Kozenko (New York Philharmonic, Mannes School of Music) and S

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Average Cost of Oboe Lessons in Alexandria, VA

The average cost of 60-minute oboe lessons in Alexandria is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $101 per hour.
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$53 average
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$65 average

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"Lot is awesome. Kind, patient, and obviously very knowledgeable. A great instructor-especially for an adult."
Rebecca
Took Oboe lessons from Lot D.
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"Sure enjoy all the help Dawn gives us. Dawn is very patient ."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"My daughter loves her oboe lessons with Bonnie! She has been incredibly supportive in teaching her the basics and it has been fun to see how much progress she has made through these lessons. Bonnie is a great teacher and I'm so glad we found her through takelessons!"
Kathie
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"My daughter had a great learning session with Bonnie! What a great start! Thank you!"
Lillian
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Clare is incredibly easy to work with and is a great teacher. She really takes the time to get to know her students and can explain topics in a way that everyone can understand. She also makes fantastic reeds."
Maggie
Took Oboe lessons from Clare M.
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"So happy to have found Jill. My daughter is learning to play the Oboe from the best."
Ashley
Took Oboe lessons from Jill M.
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"We feel so lucky to find Ms. Rina to be my son’s Oboe teacher. She is so patient with my son to go through every basic skill. Every class went smoothly and efficiently. This is definitely a very good online instructor experience."
Alex
Took Oboe lessons from Rina M.
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"She is a very good instructor who has taught me a lot in a very short time."
Sasha
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"My son is loving his lessons and learning so much. Dawn is great!"
Grant
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Bonnie did a great job with my daughter. She had just taken up the oboe during the school year and we wanted to keep up her skills during the summer. Bonnie was great helping my daughter learn additional oboe techniques that will help her when she returns to school. I was very impressed with Takelessons and the convenience of doing lessons in our own home. Bonnie was very flexible with our summer schedule too."
Jamie
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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