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Rachelle M.

29 Reviews
Auburn, WA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks German, Italian, French
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Awarded Encouragement Award from Metropolitan Opera National Council
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Rachelle M.

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Swing, Blues, Bebob, etc.. I can teach you the nuances of each style, including how to skat.

About Rachelle

I love sharing the knowledge and techniques I've learned through years of training and performing. Lessons are so much more than just learning the notes. Everyone has a unique perspective and way to express their feelings through music. I help my students embrace their artistry while learning. I ha

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Thank you for teaching me so well about piano.
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Very easy to navigate the online experience and the "teaching" of the lesson didn't skip a beat.
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Serena E.

17 Reviews
Issaquah, WA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Italian, German, French
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Serena E.

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Students will learn how to present their repertoire with healthy technique, appropriate stylizing, and intentional dramatic choices. Students will also get practice performing in front of others

*all lessons are always taylored to be appropriate vocally and dramatically for age, voice type, and ability

About Serena

Hello! My name is Serena! Music shapes my life and has made me the person I am today. My experience in training in opera, musical theatre, jazz, and pop has expanded my musical skills and knowledge. Not only have I been trained in performance, but I have also studied music history, music theory

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Jennifer
Ms Serena is a quality teacher with high expectations and rigid policies. My daughter took lessons for approximately six months. During this time, she learned a great deal regarding vocal technique and the physiology behind quality sound and breath control. Ms Serena also guided my daughter through the creative writing process of composing her own song.
Lana
Serena was so kind, encouraging and helpful in beginning my vocal training. She focused on the fundamentals, explaining and answering every question I had, teaching me about proper technique, vocal health, audition etiquette, and more. She was also always willing to listen to how I was feeling and was very kind and welcoming at all times In a very short amount of time, my vocal technique and quality improved, and I now am a much more confident and healthy singer. Serena is amazing!
Lynnette
My daughter and I are very happy with how Serena coached her. Her technical way of teaching has helped Jana , my daughter, understand the mechanics of singing better. We booked the $400/5sessions promo in preparation for my daughter’s competition and we are happy to say that she did very well, thanks to Serena’s coaching.
Serena is very professional, communicates clearly, and is excellent in her craft. It is unfortunate that due to other family affairs, we are unable to continue with her.
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David L.

7 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish, English
  • Awarded Dean's List from University of Washington
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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David L.

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12+ years immersion in Ableton DAW studio environments. Nearly five years active music production, composition, and recording. Ready to get your ideas recorded, or take your tracks to the next level, inquire within!

About David

Many years of drum instruction with students who have learned best with alternative learner-centered approaches including: extreme patience, slow to fast repetition of patterns and exercises, focused breathing, as well as sight-reading, rhythm and ear training. Students with: Asperger's, Autism, D

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Phillip Gardner
Day 1 of drumming lessons! David answered all my questions led the conversation and helped ease my need to be perfect! I am excited to practice the skills we worked on and excited to see where the next lessons go!! Thanks David for a great 1st experience!
mike
DAVID IS AN OUTSTANDING TEACHER IN EVERY RESPECT. HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH SEEMS EXCELLENT, AND HIS INTEREST IN THIS LANGUAGE IS CLEARLY VERY STRONG. THIS ALLOWS CLOSE ANALYSIS OF SPANISH, AND STANDS AS A SIGNIFICANT BENEFIT TO THE DIDACTIC PROCESS. IN TURN THIS PROMOTES A SPIRIT OF LEARNING IN CLASS WHICH IS INFORMATIVE AND GOOD FUN. FINALLY HIS KNOWLEDGE OF SPANISH/ENGLISH COGNATES AND INDO-EUROPEAN ROOTS IS UNUSUALLY BROAD, WHICH MAKES LEARNING SPANISH WITH HIM EASY AND ENTERTAINING. I BELIEVE DAVID HAS A TRUE VOCATION FOR TEACHING, AND I HOPE I CAN GO ON WITH LESSONS WITH HIM FOR SOME TIME TO COME.
Jacob
David is a great instructor. My son is 9 and a beginner and David is very good with him.

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Sayyod M.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 to 45
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Sayyod M.

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I have been teaching clarinet professionally for 6 years. I have taught students from beginners to advanced. My teaching experience is based on fundamental knowledge and musical expression. Seeing making the progress of a student makes me feel happy and gives me inspiration to reach more with the students. I encourage students being good on their instruments because it has role not only for students' development, but also they can be great musicians and performers who will travel around the world.

About Sayyod

I have been teaching clarinet professionally for 5 years. I have taught students from beginners to advanced. My teaching experience is based on fundamental knowledge and musical expression. Seeing making the progress of a student makes me feel happy and gives me inspiration to reach more with the s

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Hushnud
He is my favorite clarinet teacher. During two years, my playing on clarinet changed at all. Thanks
Askar
I loved working with my teacher! I learned so many new techniques from him so fast. Thank you, Mr. Sayyod!
Lucas K.
Is been really positive experience with Sayyod.
Great lesson, always on time and patient with my son.thank you
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Kevin T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Composition from California State University of Northridge
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Kevin T.

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My goal as Piano teacher is to encourage, inspire, and challenge each one of my students. I bring my passion and love for the instrument into every lesson. I enjoy teaching many different styles ranging from jazz, classical, and pop. I also received my Bachelors Degree in Music Composition from Cal State Northridge.
Learning to play music has been my biggest blessing in life, and my goal is to share this wonderful world with my students.

"Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for Music"
-Sergei Rachmaninov

About Kevin

My name is Kevin Thomas and I love teaching anything that has to do with the piano. Music is my passion, and I want nothing more than to share this amazing world of music with my students. I have experience in many different styles and love to make advanced concepts very simple to understand. I hav

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Cindle V.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Cindle V.

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I play many different styles of bass guitar and teach to all ages. This is a fun instrument to learn.

About Cindle

Hello, my name is Cindle V. and I love teaching music and chess. I have been teaching for 12 years. I have a bachelor's degree in music education and am currently teaching around 30 lessons a week to students ranging in ability from beginner to professional. My experience working with all types of

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Larry B.
Cindle was easy going and made learning enjoyable. Highly recommend!
Mía
Really like her attention to the studen and her organization
Bob
Good lesson. I enjoyed it.

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"I waited after a few lessons to give feedback. Very pleased. Kevin is full of knowledge -both relevant to music and other random fun facts! He is patient and will move at whatever pace you prefer. I look forward to continuing to improve my skills under his direction."
Thomas
Took Piano lessons from Kevin F.
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"This was my daughter's first lesson but she came away excited and hungry for more!"
Olivia
Took Guitar lessons from Priscilla L.
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"Eric is very easy to work with and has a lot of patience. His depth of knowledge will suit a number of playing styles. He's been accommodating with schedule as things have come up on both sides requiring some flexibility. Overall, great experience through the first couple of lessons so don't hesitate to reach out to him."
Christopher
Took Acoustic Guitar lessons from Eric L.
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"Highly recommend Ahmad,
Awsome instructor with 25 years of experience you can trust his teachings.
2 months went by really quick and I'm learning so much from tuning, strumming, bends, slides, taps harmonics and there's still so much more to learn. Ahmad is here for the long run if you want to shred like him. Take a chance and have fun learning guitar with Ahmad"
Robert
Took Guitar lessons from Ahmad G.
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"Andrew made an instant connection with my son. He makes learning fun. We are sad he moved to California but continue to do lessons online. It would be difficult to find a replacement since the. At has been set so high! Definitely recommend!"
Marsha
Took Piano lessons from Andrew P.
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"Rina started teaching my now 11 year old daughter piano almost three years ago. She recently started teaching my daughter clarinet.. Rina is not only knowledgable about teaching music but is able to teach in a learning style that works best for my daughter. Rina has patience and at the same time is very encouraging! She gives positive reinforcement which helps my daughter want to learn more. She has been very accommodating to my daughters musical needs. When my daughter requested clarinet lessons to strengthen her playing for her school band, Rina was more than willing to teach her in the same positive style she taught her piano. I highly recommend Rina !
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Denise
Took Piano lessons from Rina M.
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"Great music business advice. Goal setting initiatives to create productive platform. Good knowledge of vocal performance and technique. Money will not go wasted."
Jessica
Took Singing lessons from Rodolfo G.
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"I like James's teaching style a lot. He's very encouraging and finds ways to sneak theory and style tips in when you least expect it."
Brian
Took Guitar lessons from James S.
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"Very rare to find someone who can really teach. This instructor really knows. Highly recommend!"
Chelsea
Took Blues Guitar lessons from Nils B.
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"He really listens to a student’s needs and where they want to go. Mark gives excellent feedback and is a passionate teacher. Highly recommend!"
Wendi
Took Cello lessons from Mark L.
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