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Eric W.

14 Reviews
Redmond, WA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2003
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Eric W.

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I started writing songs when I was 14 and that was 40 years ago. I have been the lead singer/songwriter/guitarist in many bands and have been performing and recording for over 30 years. I teach the foundations of music theory, chord progressions, melody, harmony and more on the road to writing you own songs. If you're already a songwriter, I can help workshop your songs with experienced, professional advice.

About Eric

Music lessons for all ages and levels on guitar, bass, violin, cello, ukulele, banjo and voice/singing. Private studio in downtown Redmond or online lessons. I have been teaching for over 15 years, performing and recording as a singer/songwriter/guitarist for over 30 years. Berklee College of Music

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Josh W.
I'm an intermediate musician learning Ukele for the first time. Eric took the time to help me figure out the basics and ultimately helped me learn to how play two songs with very distinct styles, Somewhere Over the Rainbow, and Dust in the Wind.
Bruce H.
Great teach after first lesson. Excited to continue.
Annastasia L.
Great to play with
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Vanessa P.

22 Reviews
Lynnwood, WA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Music!
  • Teaching since 1978
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance from Boston (MA) University School of Fine and Applied Arts
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Vanessa P.

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Everyone's a Poet/Singer/Songwriter at heart! We all have songs and melodies and poetic fancies that have been sleeping inside of us (sometimes for years), and we long to bring them out, but somehow lack the tools, and, most importantly, the encouragement to share our creative treasure trove with others, and, even for our own self-satisfaction. As an awarding and published poet, I'll help you begin to express your thoughts, emotions, and stories in your own songs, and in your own unique style that will bring your message to the world! No time like the present to start!

About Vanessa

Become the masterful Singer that you really ARE! Learn to bring out the natural beauty and power of your Voice, and to match your own unique personality and vocal qualities to complementing repertoire in order to show your voice and talents in their best light. We'll develop the repertoire that fit

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Isaac W.

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Bothell, WA
Starting at $70
  • Bachelor of Design in Interaction Design from University of Washington
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Isaac W.

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Poetry is the highest form of language, and music is the language of emotion. Putting them together is the art of songwriting.

It’s a deeply personal art, to me. We explore what connects you to the world, and how you hope to share it with those around you.

My approach integrates standard songwriting principles with emotional discovery as scaffolding for vulnerable human expression. I help you unlock your inner world through lyrics, melody, and harmonic relationships not limited by genre.

Whether it’s rock, pop, country, bluegrass, jazz, showtunes, R&B, folk, or anything else on your mind, I’d love to work with you.

About Isaac

CUSTOM-MADE FOR YOU Learning involves playfulness, curiosity, and personal connection. I've studied how people learn and how people play, along with 25 years of professional and performance experience, and I focus it entirely on you. We start with what you love, discover what you already know, then

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Bill P.
Isaac was great and very patiently explained everything I needed to do to get started on my guitar.
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Ree B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Awarded 3rd Place Winner, The Voice of Shunde Competition in Shunde, China from The Voice of Shunde
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ree B.

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I've been writing songs for over 10 years in different genres, had songs placed in films, gone to many songwriting conferences and classes, and have helped many students with their own songwriting. Getting some feedback on your songs and your songwriting process can be so invaluable. I'd love to help you with this!

About Ree

Hey there! As a Vocal Coach and Performance Coach, I am thrilled to help my students find freedom to sing in their own style, while staying healthy with good technique. I specialize in working with beginner and intermediate Adults and Teens, teaching healthy technique, performance and confid

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John B.
Ree is a very down to earth person and an amazing singer, even more so in person. I love the way she teaches, she knows what she is doing. I’m a very nervous person when it comes to singing, and she has techniques for relaxing and giving me my own space to be free and have fun. And through all of that she always stays professional.
Matthew M.
Ree is a very talented teacher. She knows what she is doing and is very confident in her students' ability to succeed. Highly recommended!
Brenda I.
Ree is an amazing instructor for my 7 year old daughter!! She has been working on her breathing techniques, vocal exercises and practicing her favorite song from Frozen! My daughter can't get enough and the lesson time flies by. Ree developed an instant rapport and is excellent at teaching to such a young (easily distracted) girl! Thank you Ree!!
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Tucker L.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded 2004 Singer/Songwriter of the Year from Austin Music Foundation
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Tucker L.

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My songwriting course takes the student on a journey to discover his or her true voice of expression and how to find inspiration within themselves and the world. My methods will cover basic techniques of the trade, but also developing underlying skills such as working on your mindset and learning to recognize and celebrate your unique art.

I won the best Texas Singer-Songwriter grant for my self-titled debut album, and recently was a co-writer on the winner of Texas Music Award's Album of the Year. Although I don't play live anymore, I continue to write my own music, and can help you learn to do the same.

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About Tucker

Hi, my name is Tucker Livingston. I was born and raised in Austin, TX to a family of artists and musicians. I am an award winning singer/songwriter and professional musician for over 25 years. I have been a featured artist at The Austin City Limits Music Festival, SXSW Music Festival, Kerrville F

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Barbara
I had always wanted to play guitar, and Tucker taught me how to do it. We started with just three chords, but then he taught me others and the notes that join them. I learned different ways of fingering and picking. I love our lessons because Tucker is super funny and patient, and now I feel like a real guitar player. Thank you, Tucker!
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Stephanie A.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Studied Fine and Performing Arts from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
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Stephanie A.

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Are you a songwriter who would like to improve your skills? I'm here to help. I've been writing songs since I was 12 years old, and I want to help you learn some tricks of the trade, methods to overcome writer's block and teach you how to brainstorm new ideas and improve on some old ones.

About Stephanie

Hi, there! My name is Stephanie and I can't wait to meet you! I am a singer/songwriter with more than 25 years personal experience. I wrote my first song when I was 12 years old and was singing before I could talk. I have been playing the guitar since I was 15 years old. I studied Fine and Performin

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Quinn H.
Very easy to talk to and a lot of fun!
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Nora
Great intro lesson for our 6 year old! She had fun and Stephanie was very patient and great about reviewing the material multiple times

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"Super passionate and knowledgable of his craft. His personal story is inspiring. Warning! He will take you to the edge to make you improve."
Martin
Took Songwriting lessons from Rodolfo G.
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"Greg is a master of music theory and knows about all the practical applications of guitar and bass. He is just a plain good guy too!"
Wylie
Took Songwriting lessons from Greg C.
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"Melody works with me both on songwriting and singing. She is a dynamic instructor and really cares about each student. Melody works to build confidence of the student so that they can do with their music / singing what they dream of doing. I highly recommend Melody."
Delphine
Took Songwriting lessons from Melody M.
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"Rodolfo taught me how to sing and acompany myself with guitar
Best teacher in Miami"
James B
Took Songwriting lessons from Rodolfo G.
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"Great energy, really hit it off with my child."
Lila
Took Songwriting lessons from Francesca V.
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"Ahmad is Awesome! Lessons are a must. Before I started lessons, I would find tabs online and it was fun but I was wasting my time. I wasn't progressing and I didn't have any concept of timing and other essential basics. As a result, I was playing the proper notes but I wasn't playing them correctly and I couldn't improvise at all.

Ahmad takes difficult concepts and breaks them down into small, easy to understand pieces. Harmony concepts that I thought I wouldn't be able to grasp, I understand fully and use every day. He has a ton of tips that make learning so much faster. For instance, you learn how to find any note on the neck quickly without having to memorize the whole neck, which is crucial skill. Another great thing is that he uses tablature in his lessons. So, you don't have to know how to read music to get started.

If you ever want to write your own music or play with other people, call Ahmad now. He will make sure you learn the right way. I'm writing music and playing/improvising solos, at a level I thought I would never be able to achieve. Every lesson opens new possibilities."
Tom
Took Songwriting lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Creative Music Writing

Kevin taught me how to write lyrics with imagery and to put the chords and inversions behind those lyrics to create pop masterpieces!"
Dylan
Took Songwriting lessons from Kevin T.
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"EDwin has been a great help over the last couple of years. Don't know how I wrote and recorded songs without his help"
Dan
Took Songwriting lessons from Edwin I.
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"She’s a great teacher and super creative! Mady is great to work with and is a super talented songwriter."
Stephanie
Took Songwriting lessons from Madyson W.
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"Bill is a great instructor. I haven't been taught something I wasn't going to need to elevate my understanding."
Hardy
Took Songwriting lessons from Bil M.
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