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Jack U.

Seattle, WA
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Jack U.

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Hi! I've been playing guitar and with bands for over 15 years. I started on upright bass and played in an orchestra before moving onto jazz band, and then eventually taught myself guitar. The last band I was in toured and recorded all over the country before moving to Seattle. Songwriting is my greatest passion. If you have any interest in writing your own songs, I'd be more than happy to help. I'm comfortable with multiple genres and with electric or acoustic guitar. We can come up with a lesson plan together, or I can plan something myself based on your needs. Thank you!

About Jack

I play guitar, upright & electric bass, and piano. I've played in multiple bands throughout my life. I moved to Seattle with my band from Ann Arbor in 2016. We played Indie Psych Rock and were influenced by bands like Talking Heads, The Strokes, and David Bowie. We had the privilege of recording a

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Matthew H.

141 Reviews
Lake Stevens, WA
Starting at $22
  • Speaks English, French
  • Bachelors in Communication from Washington State University - Edward R Murrow School of Communications
  • Awarded Awarded Student Favorite from Takelessons Community from TakeLessons
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Matthew H.

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Award-Winning Teacher - Networked/played with various members of Heart & Bad Company & Former Queensryche. Learn Your Favorite Songs Quickly & Accurately.
2020 Update - I'm Pacific NW Guitarist for Rudy Parris from "NBC TV's The Voice!" Go Team Blake -

Teaching Ukulele Is My Specialty.. Been Playing & Performing & Working In the Industry for 35 years now!
Update 2021- I have worked with clients On Both "NBC TV's The Voice, and Now "American Idol" Too!
Congrats "Ava August 2021" You Go Girl - You Got This! Remember 20 mins practicing your ear training everyday!
Congrats Amy and Zack too.. Sincerely Matthew :)

Ukulele has become more and more popular with shows like The Voice and Americas Got Talent. I'm on the cutting edge and am now teaching ukulele too. Ukulele is great for beginners because it has only 4 strings. Highly Recommended because I can get students good at this instrument pretty quickly.

About Matthew

Master How To Play An Instrument or Sing with Celeb Online or In-Studio Music Lessons & Personal Coaching.. Learn How Associates Of Mine Made it On American Idol 2021 & “NBC TV’s The Voice!" Develop The Sound & Singing Voice You Want & Need For Success! Congrats Ava August 2021 - I'm So Proud O

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So kind and patient very perfect!!!!!!!!!! I will definitely continue lessons with him.
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so kind and patient
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Ben G.

18 Reviews
Kenmore, WA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ben G.

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I teach songwriting up to the advanced level, and composition up to the professional level.

About Ben

I have been teaching French Horn, piano and composition privately for about eleven years, mainly in Snohomish and King counties. I have also coached horn players in local school bands during this time, as well as helping students with learning disabilities. There are many difficulties that studen

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Lyric & Harmony B.
Ben was kind and reassuring at all times and also very knowledgeable and helpful with the technical help we needed. The kids felt very at ease with the way he gave instruction and I felt very confident that they are going to really learn from him.
Janie J.
Great teacher even with a language barrier.
Jeana J.
Shared lots of knowledge about his musical expertise. Excellent working with my 9 year old.

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C Minor

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $150
  • Speaks english
  • Associates of Science in Recording Arts from Full Sail
  • Teaching since 2004
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C Minor

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Whether a beginner or an experienced user, I will customize your lessons for your specific needs to reach your desired goals.

Somethings included in lessons:

Full Software overview
Shortcuts/Hotkeys
Creating Templates and Session Structures
Using Midi with VST's and Synthesizers
Recording Live audio
Audio and Midi Editing
Drum Programming
an in-depth look at plug-ins and how to properly use them. (EQ, Compression, Reverb, Delay etc.)

About Timothy

Things really started picking up for C Minor when he collaborated with the Korean band “Got7” and co-produced/wrote their single “Just Right.” It hit #3 on the Billboard Charts and became the #3 KPop song of 2015. In addition, he co-produced the single “Playtime” for Justin Bieber, co-wrote Dj Part

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Tea Wagner
Wooow I’m so so glad I got the chance to be taught by C Minor, he’s such an amazing and helpful teacher I can’t even put it in words! I’ve had troubles with my Logic Pro Software and he explained it all so well and patiently! :) if you ever need a guy to help you out with literally ANYTHING related to music then he’s your guy! Will definitely recommend him to all my friends too~
Maria
I learned sooo many cool tips and tricks with C Minor. He helped make my recording process easier and I feel more confident recording myself with his help. He's so committed to working until you feel good about what you're doing. He's patient and really professional. I recommend working with him if you can for any of your needs!!
Stephen
Very helpful! I’m not the best piano player but I’ve learned a ton & noticed major improvements since working with C Minor.
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Naomi O.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • A.S Secondary Education from Roane State Community College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2020
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Naomi O.

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I love music theory. I once read a comment on an online discussion board, in which someone basically said that music theory is to music what grammar is to English. I totally agree. It is one thing to know how to read and play music and it is another to have a more in depth understanding of the rules of written music. Music theory helps you to know why certain sounds sound the way they do and how to produce them.

If you're an aspiring composer, music theory is definitely for you! If you sing in a choir or play in an orchestra, music theory is for you too! It will enhance your ability to read musical scores with greater ease and greater speed.

If you're a dedicated, determined student who wants to enhance your ability to read and/or create music, I welcome you to book a lesson with me. :)
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I have been playing the piano for 14 years. I love musical composition and have written ~40 + Christian songs. Since I love musical composition, naturally I also love music theory-something that has helped me to expand my "musical toolkit" of ideas. I am able to compose in several genres. Most o

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Radell Hutchen
I have really enjoyed taking piano playing lessons with Naomi. Working with her, I am learning to practice and play from written music and even surprising myself along the way. Still, I feel the best is to come!
Radell Hutchen
I started working with Naomi just a few months ago and I already feel that she is one of the most inspiring teachers that I have ever had. She has a real joy for music and is an enthusiastic instructor. She has really taken the time to 'go into the weeds' with me and patiently answers all of my questions about music theory. I had tried other teachers in the past, but Naomi is careful to keep the content in step with my learning pace.

I have really appreciated her instruction.

Aaron F.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Awarded George Bornoff Music Educator Scholarship from Foundation for Advancement of String Education
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Aaron F.

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Learn the basics of music theory and how to apply concepts to composition, improvisation, and performance.

About Aaron

Professor of Music at Kent State University. Patient and flexible, but also methodical. I am fascinated by the learning process, and I enjoy finding the most effective and enjoyable ways for each student to learn and practice. My students have earned spots in orchestras such as the Cleveland Or

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Valerie A.
I’m really learning! Three short lessons and I can play a couple of songs. Aaron will take you wherever you want to go with your instrument with your own goals. He is interesting and fun!
Cicely J.
Aaron has done a great job. My daughter looks forward to her lesson every week!
Katherine
Aaron spends quality time with our daughter and goes through material that is appropriate for her playing level. We are extremely pleased with his attention to her positioning and bowing. Great thanks to his teaching to help our daughter to work on skills!

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Took Piano lessons from Denise R.
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"Tony was awesome. This was my first ever lesson, despite having "played" for many years - Tony was friendly and gentle in his approach to showing me all my bad technique and habits and how to correct them. I'm looking forward to many more lessons and growing my ability through his guidance!"
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Took Classical Guitar lessons from Antoniy K.
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Took Guitar lessons from Andrea B.
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"Great experience with Ms. Jin. She's friendly and has knowledge with teaching techniques that works with my daughter who is very hesitant to learning to play piano well. Ms. jin opened my daughter's mind on learning piano can be pleasure experience, not a chores."
Haylie
Took Piano lessons from Jin P.
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Took Guitar lessons from Athena M.
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"Athlie has been a wonderful teacher for my 13 years old daughter she enjoying learn new thing Athlie.
She's very knowledgeable and is able to pass that knowledge on in clear language and examples.
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Hannah
Took Violin lessons from Alethia E.
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"So far, I've only had one lesson with Adam but I am looking forward to lots more. Adam seems very astute & knowledgeable not just in guitar-playing but in music theory, which is exactly what I'm lookin for in an instructor. He's helping me correct a few bad habits I've developed over the years, on my own. The way he explains things is very simple & to the point. I definitely recommend him based on my first lesson. I'll see if I can update my review at some point in the future but unless something goes horribly wrong, I wouldn't anticipate much to changen"
Jimmy
Took Guitar lessons from Adam T.
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"Erin is an excellent teacher! She listens to my son and helps guide him in a direction he will be successful. She is always prompt and a great communicator. I like that she encourages my son to learn what he is interested in. I would HIGHLY recommend her to anybody looking for an instructor in music if you want to increase your knowledge and skill."
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Took Singing lessons from Erin W.
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Took Flamenco Guitar lessons from Rick P.
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Took Saxophone lessons from Mike P.
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