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Popular Music Teachers in Shelton, WA

David C.

29 Reviews
Lakewood, WA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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David C.

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About David

Hello! My name is David, and I am a music teacher of many different subjects. These include guitar, piano, bass, ukulele, recording, music theory, production, composition and film music composition. All styles, and all ages. Classical, Rock, Alternative, Slide Guitar, Blues, Jazz, and more!

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Albert Cerrato
Well I’m 76 years old and took guitar lessons and piano lessons years ago and kind of faded away but Always a music lover. And now I need a guitar which they said they would tell me where to buy one I’m looking forward to this very professional operation. I am impressed.
Jennifer & Sarah G.
I actually feel I got somewhere on the first lesson. He starts by teaching a song. Love it.
Jordan Waits
Awesome lesson very knowledgeable and fun to be around
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Koon W.

2 Reviews
Lakewood, WA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, English
  • BA in Music from Arizona State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Koon W.

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Young multilingual (English, Cantonese, and Mandarin) piano and violin teacher who combines the formal traditional Eastern style of teaching, and the fun approach of Western style of teaching into his music lessons.

Fun lessons but also challenging
- I believes that fun lessons are easy to gain young student interest, but it often lack to give them motivation. In the lessons, I often challenge my students, let them be self-motivated and become a better musician.

Techniques
- I focus lessons on teaching proper techniques with their instruments. With my experiences in taking lessons from American, Chinese, and Russian teachers, I learnt a great spectrum of techniques and like to teach what I had learn.

Learning pieces and other related topics
- Playing pieces and songs is only a small piece of playing an instrument. In lessons, I also teaches proper music theory, and ear-training.

I haves students from pre-k to retirement age. Early beginner to preparing for college ...

About Koon

I was born in Hong Kong, China. I have been studying music with a dual focus on piano, and violin since the age of 8. I Graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Music with a primary focus on piano performance from Arizona State University. I also hold a violin performance diploma from Trinity College

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Maya Y.
Koon is a perfect teacher for my daughter. He is doing an excellent job and Maya loves to learn from him.
Rebecca W.
Koon is very in tune with my sons needs and encourages him while also challenging him. I like the curriculum he uses and the foundational approach. JJ is doing great and we have high hopes. Thanks Koon!

Chivan L.

5 Reviews
Lacey, WA
Starting at $17
  • Teaching since 2016
  • High School Diploma from North Thurston Highschool
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Chivan L.

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Hey! Nothing matters to me more than the music community, and especially the local music community. It's important for me to understand my students individually and create lesson plans that are tailored to the individual. Learning is meant to be fun. I love using references, analogies, and tools that match the student, creating a learning environment that is very comfortable. What makes me unique is I often follow up my students through text or phone call to assess learning. It's important to me to follow up throughout the week and answer questions at anytime. I like to think of my students as friends!

About Chivan

Hey! My music journey began 9 years ago, when I learned my first Taylor Swift song on the guitar. Fast forward, I was able to translate my music knowledge into ukulele, bass, music theory, ear-training, percussion, and piano. After receiving my Associates in Arts at South Puget Sound Community Co

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Kelsey
Chivan was a great teacher! I have some basic music background but he was able to make chords and music theory sound simple. He helped me with my technique and my playing got much better! Would recommend him to anyone :)
Laney
Chivan is excellent! I highly recommend his lessons.
Micaiah
Chivan is a fantastic guitar teacher, and not to mention a rockstar! He’s very laid back and relaxed when he teaches, makes you feel very comfortable and doesn’t have a hint of judgement about him. 10/10 would take lessons from him again.

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Iva R.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Bulgarian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2009
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Iva R.

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Tutoring in beginer through advanced ear training and music theory.

About Iva

Iva R., originally from Sofia, Bulgaria, has performed as a soloist, chamber and orchestral musician USA, Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, Italy, Netherlands, Serbia and Bulgaria. She has taken master classes with Marta Katz, Wolfgang Klos, Avri Levitan, Samuel Rhodes, Gertrud Weinmeister, Hugo Wo

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Kaitlyn G.
Teacher seems to be a very good instructor, my daughter was very happy with the instruction.
Thomas
Iva is patient and very attentive to make sure, as a beginning older adult, that my technique is correct so my ttime spent practicing is done with the best habits for good technique.
I would recommend her to students of any level.
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Catherine A.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Catherine A.

9 Reviews
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With 30+ years teaching experience, I have the tools and expertise you need to help you succeed with your harp goals. My background includes studying with world renowned harp teachers Alice Chalifoux and Susann McDonald, and I share with my harp students the unsurpassed harp skills passed down to me, with additional certification in Suzuki Harp Method and Therapeutic Music. In addition to harp performance, I have taught courses in music theory, composition and arranging for harp, harp pedagogy (teaching methods), harp maintenance and orchestra/ensemble. From beginners to veterans seeking additional skills, I'm here to help, and am happy to give instruction, advice and guidance on any harp topic.

About Catherine

Cathy Anderson teaches private harp lessons online as well as in her home studio, working with students of all ages, levels, and harp types. She is on the faculty at Tulane University School of Music and the University of New Orleans, and has presented Spring and Fall student recitals every year si

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Rebekah
If you have an opportunity to study harp with Catherine, jump at the chance and count yourself fortunate! I have taken lessons with Catherine for over 10 years and she has guided me from a relative newcomer to the harp all the way into my professional career (playing for symphonies, opera, ballet, concerts, etc..). Catherine shares her vast knowledge and beautiful musical artistry in the most patient, kind and nurturing way I can imagine. It's a joy and an inspiration to study with Catherine and I always eagerly look forward to any time spent working with her!
Riley
I have known Mrs Cathy for over 8 years. She has always been very understanding and you can see how much she loves the harp. Our lessons are productive and challenging, but Mrs Cathy still makes it fun! I look forward to our lessons and feel like I’m learning a lot.
Angelle
Cathy is a gifted musician and an excellent teacher. For me, an adult student with a limited background in music, taking lessons with Cathy (both online and in person) has been the perfect fit. She is patient, makes lessons fun and interesting, understands my musical interests, and helps me find music that I enjoy playing. She has taught me not only technique but also some music theory, which has been very helpful. I am so pleased with my progress. Also, when I first started lessons, I had so many questions about caring for my harp. Cathy taught me how to tune my harp properly, transport it, and even change strings. She also taught me how to position myself properly when playing. Cathy is a wonderful resource for all things related to harps. I highly recommend her as a teacher.

Victoria W.

Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2017
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Victoria W.

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My curriculum is tailored to meet each students specific needs. I am a classically trained guitarist with experience teaching students of all ages and styles. I teach theory, chords, how to read music and more.

About Victoria

I teach guitar, piano, violin and ukulele to anyone 5 or older! Lessons are fun and exciting, we are constantly learning! I am an enthusiastic, patient and motivated teacher.

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"My tone has always been fuzzy and I've never been able to get a consistent sound. I had tried a few teachers and never really got what I was looking for. After starting lessons with Katrina, my tone improved quickly and with more time, I have the sound I've always wanted."
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"In just four lessons my daughter has learned a lot from Scott and is excited about practicing and learning more. He is a very easy going, patient and fun teacher."
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Took Guitar lessons from Scott S.
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"Jiyoung is wonderful both for me and my daughter. She is patient and constantly find ways to get the lesson thru. My daughter is not super focuses and she is able to work around it keeping her engaged during class. I highly recommend Jiyoung!"
Isabela
Took Piano lessons from Jiyoung L.
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"My daughter is stubborn and cannot concentrate on one thing for long time, but somehow Emily finds a way to keep her busy and concentrated for half an hour. I'm learning from Emily how to teach my daughter at home and keep her motivated. I'm sure we will continue the lessons in the fall."
Bolor
Took Piano lessons from Emily G.
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"I learned so much from Howard. His techniques are incomparable and I would not be the kind of musician that I am without him. My sight-reading skills, songwriting skills, and overall piano skills are lightyears ahead of where they would be, had I not learned piano the way I did. He is honest and patient, and always wants his students to succeed. I was able to focus on the parts of music that I really wanted to work on, and he supported me fully. I will be attending NYU for Musical Theatre next year, and part of my audition for the program was a musicianship test. I honestly don't think I would have gotten in without everything he taught me. He's wonderful!!"
Lily
Took Piano lessons from Howard R.
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"One of the hallmarks of a good teacher is his/her ability to make students feel confident that they can learn. Judy did that for me today—in my very first lesson. I’m looking forward to this new journey. Thank you, Judy!"
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Took Singing lessons from Judy F.
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