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Melody S.

33 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Tagalog, English
  • Awarded Service Award from Teklado School of Music, Philippines
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 16; Female: 3 to 60
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Melody S.

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Your child will receive a warm and fun environment to learn music.

‚ÄčAll lessons contain three main elements in music - Note Reading, Written Work, Music Games/Ear Training. These main elements are integrated to ensure that the lesson time is always fun and engaging.

I am delighted to help children embark on their musical adventure, with a teaching method that caters to their individual needs.

About Melody

Every student is unique and individuals rely on different learning styles. The teaching method of Melody is adjusted to fit the needs and desires of the student, characterizing a plan based around their individual strengths, weaknesses, and music goals. While the focus is founded on teaching the ba

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Jason DunnPotter
Wonderful instructor! She is so talented, professional! She really has help our Special Needs Son to really shine. So positive and patient. I wish we could keep her for ever.....the very best...!!!!
Kaylana P.
This was my daughter's first singing lesson. Melody was very accommodating with my wife and I observing our daughter. With a musical background myself, I immediately knew that Melody had immense knowledge not only about singing, but also the theory and technique that all singers should learn.
Gianna
My daughter is now 16 years old and has been under Ms. Melody's tutelage for a year now. There are good times and bad, and I am thankful that Ms. Melody did not give up. My daughter will encounter lots of hardships throughout her life, and as a mother, I cannot do all the teachings myself. It is always good to know when you have a caring teacher whom you can trust and know what they are doing both in music and life. I like that Ms. Melody can be lenient, and firm when needed. My daughter has joined her recitals, music playdates, and couldn't be happier. I can't recommend Ms. Melody high enough.

Leslie S.

Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $67
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music from Boston University
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Leslie S.

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I am a professional violinist and violist. I learned to play viola when I was 13 and our school music teacher was forming a string quartet. We had many terrific violinists at the school but no violists so I volunteered to learn. It opened up many worlds and opportunities for me. I received a big scholarship because I played viola when I did my Masters Degree at Boston U. I got chances to travel abroad that were only because I played viola. So it’s a wonderful thing for students to add if they already play violin or to switch to if they prefer the deeper, darker sound. Have fun! Add opportunities to your life!

About Leslie

I can teach any and all ages and have for thirty years! All you need is a desire to learn. I have taught complete beginners and advanced students who win competitions. I have a Master's degree from Boston University in music performance and have performed with the Washington National Opera, the Bo

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David S.

27 Reviews
Fairfax, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • B.A. in Music Composition from Salisbury University
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David S.

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David enjoys teaching students from all different backgrounds and levels of proficiency. Whether you are just starting out or a virtuoso shredder in the making, he is happy to teach you! Over all, he is fairly laid back, as long as you practice. He usually combines work with reading off of the treble clef (what he likens to "eating your vegetables." You may not want to do it, but it will make you a healthier musician!) with learning more popular songs (or songs the student says they would like to learn) through tablature and chord charts, depending on the style of the song.

David is also very pro music theory. He usually incorporates music theory into the curriculum in conjunction with the material already being discussed. He is also very knowledgeable about composition/songwriting, and if the student is interested in learning more about this area, he is happy to share what he knows!

About David

David is a successful singer/songwriter/guitarist out of Fairfax, VA. He has a bachelor's degree in Music with a concentration in composition from Salisbury University, where he also studied jazz and classical guitar . In the 25 years he has been performing (20 of those professionally) and playin

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Aya I.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Aya I.

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I'm a professional singer, composer, and arranger with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Jazz Vocal Performance. I've toured throughout the United States and several countries in Asia.

I teach all ages and welcome beginners. My lessons are customized and catered to the needs and goals of each student. My students can work on vocal techniques and improvisation (e.g., scat singing, melody changing, etc.) over their favorite songs. If they would like, I can help my students build a solid foundation in music theory, composition, and arranging.

I've taught older students who have a passion for jazz and also younger students who are exploring the many wonderful aspects of this music.

Above anything else, I'd like to make sure my students are having fun and expressing their love for singing!

About Aya

Aya is a New York-based vocalist and composer specializing in Jazz. Originally from Japan, Aya moved to NYC in 2013 to pursue a B.F.A in Jazz Vocal Performance. She developed her sound and style by studying with Steve Wilson and Carolyn Leonhart. In 2017, Aya graduated from The City College of Ne

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Hiroko
I really enjoyed my lesson with Aya! She is very knowledgeable and patience. I appreciate that she explains why the exercises are helpful and how I can improve.
Natsu
Aya is an awesome teacher! She is very encouraging and I feel comfortable taking on new vocal challenges in front of her.
Gustavo
Been taking lessons for a couple of months now. They are super great! I love practicing all the stuff I learn during the lessons. They're one of the funnest parts of my week!
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Kenton M.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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Kenton M.

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I have been teaching for over fifteen years. You can choose to learn by ear, notation, tab or any combination of these. Learn any of the fiddling competition tunes, or just your particular favorites.

About Kenton

I have been teaching for over fifteen years. I play various styles including jazz, rock, blues, classical, country, and bluegrass. Instruments I teach include guitar, dobro, banjo, mandolin, and ukulele. I also teach the Q Chord. I have performed in many different bands including rock, top forty

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Joyce B.
I'm very happy with the communication and technics I have from Kenton. He makes me feel supported in my progress.
Joseph J.
very good dulcimer instructor, especially for a beginner
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Tanya K.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Tanya K.

3 Reviews
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Hi, my name is Tanya and I have been teaching piano lessons since I was just 16 years old! What started as a fun activity during my childhood, turned into a lifelong passion.
I love teaching kids of all ages and figuring out different ways to make the lessons fun and enjoyable.
I was lucky enough to grow up with a mother who taught violin lessons all of her life. Watching her teach has been very educational and inspiring.
So excited to work with you or your kids!

About Tanya

Hi! I'm Tanya, and I have been playing piano since I was just 6 years old! Music has become the biggest part of my life, transforming it in the best way possible. My mission as a teacher is to pass on this passion and love for music to all of my students and everyone around me. I can't wait to w

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Sriram S.
I enjoy being challenged, and today's class was no exception. I look forward to my next class on Friday. Thank you!
Sriram S.
Tanya gave me valuable suggestions on how to improve my finger technique. I was satisfied with the pace that we took and I am looking forward to my next class.
Alex
Not only is Tanya a great piano teacher, but she has become an amazing role model to our kids.

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My 6 year old is well... a 6 year old but Dr. J is so patient with her and has already taught her so many new skills in just a few short lessons. He keeps the lessons fun but is able to refocus her on her lessons. Dr. J is an overall amazing musician that is very skilled in a variety of musical techniques. He is also very professional and extremely reliable (even in inclement weather). I would recommend Dr. J to any family that is wanting their child to learn how to play music."
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Took Piano lessons from Jerry G.
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"Pasquale has been great with my son! I 100% recommend him we will use him with all three of my boys as they move into band over the next few years!"
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Took Trumpet lessons from Pasquale G.
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Took Singing lessons from Arrica R.
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"Professional, knowledgeable, and experienced teacher. Also well educated, keeps students accountable and makes learning fun! I highly recommend her as a teacher and as a person!"
Ray
Took Piano lessons from Carrie B.
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"My daughter was burnt out with her old piano teacher playing the same old songs over and over. Andrew has reinvigorated her love of playing again. He inspires her to play outside the box and getting her to practice is no longer a fight."
Trisha
Took Piano lessons from Andrew Y.
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"Lawrence is such an amazing and teacher, and has a wonderful personality. I recently signed up to take singing lessons with him and already he makes me feel confident and comfortable with myself. Even though I'm starting out as a beginner and I don't know much about the different aspects of singing, but Lawrence has taken the time to patiently teach me step by step from the start. What I love most about the way Lawrence teaches is that when I make a mistake he doesn't point it out and make me feel bad about myself, instead he teaches me on how to make it better and how I can improve myself from that point on. Slowly but surely he assures me that he will help me reach my goals, and I truly believe him. I will continue to take more and more lessons with him just because he knows how to show me what I am capable of and also the fact that each lesson I take with him he makes it fun and interesting! So thank you Lawrence for being so patient with me. I can't wait to see where I will be a year or so from now! I look forward to more fun lessons with you!"
Kelly
Took Singing lessons from Lawrence P.
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"My lesson was great. I’ve struggled for years to really get everything to come together, and I’m already starting to see and feel how Rick is, and will continue to, make that happen."
Mark
Took Guitar lessons from Rick P.
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"I really enjoy my lessons with Stephanie. She is well organized and very patient. I find my lessons very enjoyable and look forward to accomplishing the tasks she sets for me.

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"Patient, knowledgeable, motivating! Perfect for me!"
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Took Drum lessons from Danny S.
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"Very informative, but teaches at a great pace to make sure you understand the material"
Scott
Took Bass Guitar lessons from Richard C.
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