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Thomas W.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • BS Music Education from The Pennsylvania State University
  • Teaching since 1998
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Thomas W.

46 Reviews
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I can help beginning students on oboe learn the basics.

About Thomas

My lessons are tailored to the needs and interests of each student. If a student is involved in school music ensembles, we will work with their lesson books from school in addition to material outside of the books, including SmartMusic, Noteflight, and teacher-created materials. We will focus on bui

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Anneliese & Sophia C.
He’s very patient and kind especially for 2 active little girls.
Cindy T.
Thomas is honestly an amazing musician and teacher. He was really patient with me. Despite having to deal with major timezone differences (as I live in Myanmar), he took the time to figure it out. Also, he helped me figure out the stuff it took me months to figure out. He also really knows what he's doing. I learned so much in that hour of practice. 10/10 would recommend him.
Brian
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Bonnie P.

90 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks english, english
  • Master of Music from University of Michigan
  • Teaching since 2014
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Bonnie P.

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I like music to be fun! I have played in major symphony orchestras, classical and jazz groups, in costume at Universal Studios and surrounding Orlando area and created my own pop oboe CDs. I like to explore all styles of music including pop, rock, jazz and classical.

About Bonnie

Bonnie started piano at age 4, clarinet by third grade, and oboe in the 8th grade. In High School, she played oboe, bagpipes, and saxophone in the jazz band winning the Best Jazz Soloist Award. She also won the Young Artist Competition and played with the Tampa Symphony. While attending USF, she co

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Abby M.
Mindy M.
ALWAYS so encouraging and positive!! So helpful for building confidence. I also really like the attention she pays to dynamics... teaching how to play songs correctly... not just playing the notes.
Lavanya R.
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Clare M.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Master of Music Oboe Performance from University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Clare M.

4 Reviews
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Experienced teacher of 5 years. Learn to play music you like while improving on the oboe! If you are interested in reed-making I will customize my approach to fit any level. Current Master’s student at UC College-Conservatory of Music.

About Clare

I am a professional oboist and reed maker. I graduated from Furman University with a Bachelor of Music in Oboe and received a Master of Music in Oboe at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. I have been teaching private lessons for 5 years and I currently sell 30-40 oboe re

Recent Reviews
Christopher B.
Clare could not be more supportive, patient, and willing to facilitate changes to schedules. If you are new to this instrument, or already proficient, you will have a nice experience under her instruction. I am an adult student, and I have unique challenges. She has accommodated me in a way that has motivated me to write this review without her asking me. That should tell you something.
Layla
Clare is not only a wonderful oboist but a wonderful oboe teacher. She takes the time to put technique first which made a huge difference in my playing. I would definitely recommend her as a teacher!
Todd
Clare is a wonderful oboist who plays with emotion and that same energy transfers into her teaching.

Meet Online Oboe Teachers Serving Reston, VA

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Thomas W.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • BS Music Education from The Pennsylvania State University
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Thomas W.

46 Reviews
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Online Oboe Teacher

I can help beginning students on oboe learn the basics.

About Thomas

My lessons are tailored to the needs and interests of each student. If a student is involved in school music ensembles, we will work with their lesson books from school in addition to material outside of the books, including SmartMusic, Noteflight, and teacher-created materials. We will focus on bui

Recent Reviews
Anneliese & Sophia C.
He’s very patient and kind especially for 2 active little girls.
Cindy T.
Thomas is honestly an amazing musician and teacher. He was really patient with me. Despite having to deal with major timezone differences (as I live in Myanmar), he took the time to figure it out. Also, he helped me figure out the stuff it took me months to figure out. He also really knows what he's doing. I learned so much in that hour of practice. 10/10 would recommend him.
Brian
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Bonnie P.

90 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks english, english
  • Master of Music from University of Michigan
  • Teaching since 2014
Teaching Locations:
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Bonnie P.

90 Reviews
Book Now
Online Oboe Teacher

I like music to be fun! I have played in major symphony orchestras, classical and jazz groups, in costume at Universal Studios and surrounding Orlando area and created my own pop oboe CDs. I like to explore all styles of music including pop, rock, jazz and classical.

About Bonnie

Bonnie started piano at age 4, clarinet by third grade, and oboe in the 8th grade. In High School, she played oboe, bagpipes, and saxophone in the jazz band winning the Best Jazz Soloist Award. She also won the Young Artist Competition and played with the Tampa Symphony. While attending USF, she co

Recent Reviews
Abby M.
Mindy M.
ALWAYS so encouraging and positive!! So helpful for building confidence. I also really like the attention she pays to dynamics... teaching how to play songs correctly... not just playing the notes.
Lavanya R.
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Clare M.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
Teaching Locations:
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Clare M.

4 Reviews
Book Now
Online Oboe Teacher

Experienced teacher of 5 years. Learn to play music you like while improving on the oboe! If you are interested in reed-making I will customize my approach to fit any level. Current Master’s student at UC College-Conservatory of Music.

About Clare

I am a professional oboist and reed maker. I graduated from Furman University with a Bachelor of Music in Oboe and received a Master of Music in Oboe at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. I have been teaching private lessons for 5 years and I currently sell 30-40 oboe re

Recent Reviews
Christopher B.
Clare could not be more supportive, patient, and willing to facilitate changes to schedules. If you are new to this instrument, or already proficient, you will have a nice experience under her instruction. I am an adult student, and I have unique challenges. She has accommodated me in a way that has motivated me to write this review without her asking me. That should tell you something.
Layla
Clare is not only a wonderful oboist but a wonderful oboe teacher. She takes the time to put technique first which made a huge difference in my playing. I would definitely recommend her as a teacher!
Todd
Clare is a wonderful oboist who plays with emotion and that same energy transfers into her teaching.

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Average Cost of Oboe Lessons in Reston, VA

The average cost of 60-minute oboe lessons in Reston is $63. 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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$51 average
60 min
$63 average

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"Clare could not be more supportive, patient, and willing to facilitate changes to schedules. If you are new to this instrument, or already proficient, you will have a nice experience under her instruction. I am an adult student, and I have unique challenges. She has accommodated me in a way that has motivated me to write this review without her asking me. That should tell you something."
Christopher
Took Oboe lessons from Clare M.
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"Great teacher. He is very knowledgable and encouraging. I look forward to my lessons and feel like I have made decent progress since taking lessons."
Shiree
Took Oboe lessons from Veroslav T.
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"Dr. Merkel is an extremely good teacher. I'm an older, beginning student in oboe. The lessons fly by, and I never fail to learn something important. He's knowledgeable, personable, and well-organized. The best!!"
Victoria
Took Oboe lessons from Joseph M.
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"Very personable, yet business like. An extremely encouraging teacher which would be important for younger students."
Gregory
Took Oboe lessons from Aage N.
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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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"Great teacher, very patient and knowledgeable. My daughter has been taking lessons for a bit over a month and has made very noticeable progress and is excited to practice and go to lessons."
Alissa
Took Oboe lessons from Jill M.
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"Mia enjoys her lessons with Bonnie and is making great progress on her audition pieces!"
Mia
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Great communication and instruction for our first private lesson. My daughter describes herself as awkward and shy and she left really enjoying the lesson, really enjoyed Ms. Shannon and it was just an overall great experience. We look forward to many more lessons to come."
AMBER
Took Oboe lessons from Shannon S.
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"Dawn is the greatest teacher. She is very knowledgeable and patient. I really enjoy my oboe lessons."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Bonnie has had a major impact on my daughters’ music studies since we were introduced July 2012. With the guidance of a dedicated music professional and patient teachings, my daughter has not only learned to play the oboe and piano, my daughter has made personal accomplishments beyond our expectation, and has brought out a sense of self-confidence within her.

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for playing an important roll in teaching our daughter a skill that will truly last a lifetime."
Laura
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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