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Sandra H.

35 Reviews
Glen Allen, VA
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Music Award from George Wythe High School
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Sandra H.

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"Experienced Piano teacher of 7 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of classical and popular piano skills. I specialize in rock, spiritual, patriotic and standard music and typically use the Alfred series books for all ages. I teach music theory, ear training, dynamics, technic as well as sight reading. I also have the following tools available to use during lessons: piano, sheet music, keyboard charts and more. Let a caring teacher bring the love of music into your life. Let your talent shine.

About Sandra

I studied under Mr. Willis Ley at Ley Studio for eighteen years. She was an accompanist for the Heritage School of Dance for twelve years and also played for the School for the Richmond Ballet for One Year. Sandra was trained in contemporary, patriotic and classical music as well as music theory.

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Genisis T.
My 8 yr old daughter was taking her first class . She was very patient and informative and helped our daughter be engaged in her piano lessons. My daughter was looking forward to learning more about playing her favorite instrument.
Asbelis Gabriela O.
Es una hermosa maestra ..... Enseña muyyyyyy bien.
Jayden J.
She is very engaging , my 6 year old son enjoyed his first lesson!
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Montana N.

Ashland, VA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks English
  • Bachelors of Music - Performance from Longwood University
  • Teaching since 2018
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Montana N.

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My base curriculum includes a wide range of tactics from ear-training, sight-reading, music theory, and learning classical tunes or modern pop songs! Students we'll start with learning the base techniques: posture, hand position, and rhythm. I always incorporate games for beginners to reinforce the fundamentals they're learning. Once the techniques are established, we move on to learning how to read music and learning different pieces of repertoire.

I work with each student to find out how they learn and what their interests are to develop the best plan for them.

About Montana

I love teaching and spreading the joy of music, but it's all about the needs and goals of my students! I listen to them to understand how they learn best and what type of lesson will capture their interest. I graduated from Longwood University (Go Lancers!) with a Bachelor's of Music in Performan

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Esther B.

49 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, English, Korean, Korean
  • A.A , B.M., M.M. from California State University of Sacramento
  • Teaching since 1984
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Esther B.

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The Circle of 5th,Intervals,Triads,Seventh Chords,Four-Part Writing,Harmonic Progression,Musical Structure and Secondary Dominants and dominant Sevenths etc....

About Esther

I'm Esther, a very enthusiastic musician. I started out teaching myself piano and singing in a choir at the age of 9. I moved to the U.S. in 1992 and studied music for 10 years receiving my B.M. & M.M in music at California State University of Sacramento. I studied and trained with Claudia Kitka &

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Lawrence
Mrs. Esther has taught me piano over the past 9 years. Over those years, I was able to learn a lot about the innerworkings of the piano, both theory and playing. Mrs. Esther carefully taught me piano with both elegance and patience and created wonderful experiences through the community concerts that she holds. Her kindness reached me in times where I was overburdened with both the study of piano and my schoolwork. The 9 years of piano that I spent with her have been very rewarding and an experience that I will continue to cherish as I continue pianoing.
Hoai-Anh
Thank you for your lesson. I’ve learned a lot today. You’re so understanding and easy to learn from. I’m very excited and waiting to see you for next lessons.

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Tim B.

65 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $28
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 6 to 70
  • Teaching since 1994
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Tim B.

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Minor pentatonic, sixth-string root blues scales, transposing sixth-string root scales to other keys, blues scales, fifth-string root connecting scale positions, transposing fifth-string root scales to other keys, major pentatonic, fifth-string root alternating between minor and major pentatonic, 12-bar shuffle rhythm patterns, walking bass lines, how to add fills to rhythm patterns, using hybrid picking and palm muting, classic blues turnarounds, and expressive elements, such as finger slides, sweeps and bends and much more.

About Tim

I love to help anyone who has been told they're not able to play guitar, has quit out of frustration, or been told they're too old or too young to play. *** Lesson Details *** Each lesson is customized to your learning style and different for everyone depending on what you want to learn. Most of

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My son's first lesson was excellent. Tim went at my son's pace and made sure he understood what he was learning. Tim was friendly and my son felt comfortable interacting with him. My son is really looking forward to his next lesson!
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Nicole P.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2021
  • M.A. in European History from University of Rhode Island
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Nicole P.

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I am a substitute teacher with an undergraduate degree in English and History and a Master’s degree in European History. As a history lover, I believe that all facets of history are interconnected. One can not truly understand the history of the United States without knowledge of Europe. Africa, and Asia. That is why World History is so vital for students. My students will learn to connect the history of religion with economics, as well as that of art with social change. History is so much more than memorizing facts. It is the investigation of humanity’s past, and thus it’s present and future. Contact me if you’re looking to increase your AP scores, improve research methods, or writing skills.

About Nicole

I am a teacher with a Master’s degree in European History from the University of Rhode Island (2014) and a dual undergraduate degree in History and English from Simmons University (2011). As a student of history, I believe in the interconnection of all facets of our past. History is more than just

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Nora
What an incredible tutoring session! Nicole's knowledge and passion for sharing it made the time fly by. Her humor and expertise made all of the information easy to retain and enjoyable to absorb. Already looking forward to the next lesson! Thank you, Nicole!
Dianne
Nicole is a very good listener and is extremely patient. She’s very smart snd puts people at ease. I would definitely recommend her!
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Kayla S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • musical theater from New Jersey City University
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Kayla S.

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Once we figure out your level and where you are having trouble we will start to get you to where you need to be. I believe in a creative and relax way to teach.

About Kayla

Hi, am a native English speaker and would love to help you learn the language. I also tutor in math and other school subjects. I have tutored since I was in college. I specialize in kids, but I'm able to teach adults too. I have an open schedule so I'm flexible. Please reach out if you have any ques

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