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Jonathan B.

36 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks German
  • Awarded CARAS Grant from Temple University Research Administration
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jonathan B.

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There aren't too many schools for rapping that I know of. I learned the way most people learn: on the streets of the city they live in. I've listened heavily to records across Hip-Hop history and I practice MCing regularly as part of my work as a song improviser. I combine techniques from Classical Poetry to modern vocabulary to raise the ceiling on what is possible for an MC.

Things you can expect in rap lessons from me...

-Freestyle: we'll build your confidence and toolset for off-the-top rhyming
-Verse-writing: I'll examine your verses and teach you to refine the writing and delivery to help you reach your audience
-Music Theory: most rappers don't even consider this, but I emphasize understanding music and knowing how to improve your technique and writing through deep understanding of poetry and music theory
-Career Advice: I make sure you get the most bang for your buck when you study rap with me

About Jonathan

I studied music therapy and music theory at Temple University from '06-'10. Learned a lot. Then again, I learned even more teaching at a school for kids with learning disabilities and working as a traveling street performer. Once you see the world and work with some unexpected challenges, you learn

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Preston T.
Mr. Jonathan was absolutely fantastic with my son. He was patient, supportive and always so positive. He worked hard to connect with my son and figure out ways that would make the learning fun.
Ramon L.
great human beign.
Jim M.
The first class was very good. We covered a good amount of ground. There's only so much an instructor can do during a first class as the teacher and student get to know each other, however, so I'm looking forward to future classes to get deeper into the lessons
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Kait K.

39 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master Of Fine Arts - Musical Theatre from San Diego State University
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Kait K.

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Hip Hop & Rap highlights and demands excellence in one of my personal favorite aspects of music: rhythm! As a singer who started out as a drummer, rhythm was everything. The complex rhythms in these genres make me come alive as an artist and a teacher. Syncopation, one of the concepts in rhythm can be a challenging thing to understand but it's at the core of every interesting rap vocal. These vocals 'dig into' the music as another instrument in a way that they don't as strongly in other genres. Also the rhyming schemes used by various artists in these genres can be so challenging but SO rewarding when you can master them!

About Kait

Kait K. has been coaching singers of all ages and abilities since 1997. "Every singer has stumbling blocks. It is my passion to help them identify those, understand them and then move past them. Singers are complex people with complex instruments, and no matter what our expertise level, the desire t

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Julie
Kait is kind, so talented and knowledgeable. Very comfortable being with her. She's a pro and a pleasure.
Julie *.
Kait is kind, professional and very knowledgeable. Love working with her!
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Joy M.

1 Review
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Starting at $29
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Music Major from Long Beach
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Joy M.

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I can help with lyrics and production tips to create the sound you are looking to achieve. I also teach the core values of hip hop and figure out where your natural talent lies.

About Joy

Jazz Saxophonist and Singer with the gift of bringing the best out of students. I make learning fun & easy. I can help you discover your true sound and voice. I’m proficient in jazz, free jazz, soul, funk, reggae, dub, drum n bass, house, and world music. You'll be improving in not time ; )

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Max L.
Joy is a warm and patient teacher who can assess the appropriate pace for a new student to learn at. She's also a wonderful musician herself. Will definitely be back for more lessons!
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Fawn A.

458 Reviews
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Starting at $100
  • Speaks German, Yiddish, Italian, French, Spanish, Chineese, Main Language: English. OTHER: Spanish
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Awarded Billboard Top 10 Hit Song from Billboard Magazine
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Fawn A.

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Rhythm and flow, writing, endurance training, breathing, performance and more will be covered.

About Fawn

"Make one stop at the music shop!" Fawn® is not your typical music coach. As a Billboard hit recording artist, songwriter, TV & film composer & coaching over 20 years, Fawn immediately gets to your goals & together you reach them. What you learn becomes part of you & that's the key to success. Whe

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Olive
Couldn't ask for any one better! Fawn is professional, personable, kind hearted, talented and has a knack for knowing exactly what a person needs to advance and change old habits. Her intuition is off the charts! She tailor makes lessons to fit (even inventing exercises), does what is needed and wastes no time whatsoever. Lessons are worth every penny.
Shira
Fawn is knowledgeable, perceptive and flexible, with the ability to meet her clients where they live on their journeys toward their goals. I continue with her because the results of our lessons show progress and are proof of her abilities and my motivation.
Tom
Fawn is the best! She really wants to see you reach your goals and succeed and is very flexible! She takes copious notes every lesson and sends them to you to give you something to work on. She is very good at what she does and produces excellent results! You won’t regret signing up with her!
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Chris S.

21 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Piano Performance and Studio Recording from Greenville College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chris S.

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Hi there! My name is Chris. I teach music to people just like you and I help people achieve their musical dreams!

I can teach you how to craft the perfect rhyme as well as create your own beats. Learn how to develop your skills as a wordsmith, improve your delivery and perform like a legend. I can also help you make beats that will compliment your style and ignite your audience!

These are lessons for students of all ages and all skill levels. Your lessons will focus on what you want to learn. Whatever it is that gets you excited about music, that is what we will focus on!

This is more than just lessons. This is a mentorship with a professional musician that can take your skills to the next level. Whether you are a total beginner or a seasoned pro, we will set clear goals and get to work on accomplishing them together!

About Chris

Hi there! My name is Chris. I teach music to people just like you and I help people achieve their musical dreams! I teach how to play piano by ear by teaching the system that professional musicians use to learn songs quickly. You can be one of those people who hears a song on the radio once an

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Aubrey
Chris has been spot-on in figuring out exactly where I'm starting (lots of musical training but have been away from an instrument for ~10 years). And he makes it fun - the take-home practice exercises right from the start made me appreciate that I'm working towards playing songs. Would highly recommend!
Angela L.
Chris is a stellar piano teacher. He figures out student's level very quickly and starts from there.
Jason
Chirs is an awesome teacher. definitely looking forward to the next class.
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Rene S.

33 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Associate´s Degree Guitar Performance from Musicians Institute
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rene S.

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Graduated from Musicians Institute California.
Graduated from Fermatta-a Berklee College of Music affiliated School.

Former lead guitar player at #1 Tribute to Metallica - Masters of Puppets, you probably heard of it.

All the rest in Bio

About Rene

15 Years teaching professionally makes me charismatic, nice, patient and cheerful, I can teach any age. Singing, Guitar and Piano. Also, years as a working musician in the music industry allows me to teach you what you need to succeed in the music industry, or maybe you just want to learn a few song

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robin
Rene is incredibly knowledgeable but that doesn’t prevent him from breaking down the basics to help me as a beginning singer.

He’s very informative, explaining the why and the how, and doing so in a way that’s easy to understand. It’s helping me establish the foundations of musicality while working on the physicality of developing my muscles, mind and body, to be successful with this new skill.

Aside from the art/skill of singing, Rene has been patient and flexible with my nomadic lifestyle, which can be susceptible to weather, connectivity, and a myriad of other disruptions. I don’t wish him another student in my circumstances, but he’s been willing to work with mine!
Tyler
Rene is a great guitar player and a great teacher! He has an incredible ability of assessing where you are currently at in your guitar journey and using that’s information to determine what lessons/knowledge you need in order to achieve your music goals.
Anthony R.
Rene is a talented patient teacher which will give all the tools you need to be a great guitarist. Save yourself months of messing around and book him now! He will teach you anything you want to learn from theory or your favorite guitar riffs.

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"Very caring teacher. Very wise and master of his craft. Understanding of the students need and helps him or her to reach his or her goal. Sky is the limit is what he instilled in his students"
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Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from @NARD2HARD I.
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"My first lesson with prophet was great. Very informative."
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Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"Great instructor, really brought me to that next level I need to go to."
Jacob
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Fawn A.
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"My experience with Rick was great, and honestly, life-changing. He pushes you out of your comfort zone and creates a perfect environment for growing musically and as a person. With his help, I wrote 10+ songs that I still think of to this day. The small exercises he made me do really gets you in the "creative zone". The confidence in myself to be able to perform, creativity, and work habit that I either learned or improved through the lessons have translated to my actual life. Above all, he's a super chill and caring guy. He wants you to succeed in and out of the studio. Whatever your goals are musically or personally, Rick will help you and be for you."
Blake Mischley
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Rick C.
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"I am a songwriter and a singer and I always struggled with pronunciations and rhyming with a beat.
 After working with Fawn® I can tell you that she takes my career and progress very seriously, she is professional and has thought me every minor detail of pronunciations, how to flow on the beat and how to hit and change notes at certain times (even at perfect exact millisecond) and thanks to Fawn® I've learned so much about music, the music biz and my various talents."
B. Mars
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Fawn A.
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"Prophet was very pleasant."
Adam
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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"Amazing guy. He is an absolute blast to work with and a great teacher."
Marcia
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from @NARD2HARD I.
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"My ten year old son absolutely loved learning how to rap with Prophet. He is an excellent teacher, talented rapper, and is exceptional at establishing rapport with kids. Sometimes my husband would join in too and they would make up the funniest raps. Thank you so much for Prophet for all the good times!"
Margaret
Took Hip Hop & Rap lessons from Prophet C.
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