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Robin O.

5 Reviews
Lee, MA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1988
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Robin O.

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Robin is a touring musician who was a 2013 Boston Blues Challenge Finalist. She has toured regionally in the US and in Europe, headlining Blues Festivals in Italy and the Czech Republic.

Learn alternate bass and melody lines, finger-picking techniques, slide basics, and repertoire of Delta and country blues. Learn how to build muscle-memory and integrate the music into your body, so you can play what you feel.

About Robin

*** Travel Equipment *** I tell students what they need to buy and they do, although I will pick up books that they then pay me for. *** Specialties *** Piedmont blues, delta bottleneck blues, folk, beginning guitar introduction to Adobe Suite, color correction in Photoshop, Photoshop for pr

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Tanya
As a beginner & my first lesson was today , Robin was very helpful and had so much to share. I feel confident in her ability & knowledge to help me in learning to play the guitar .
William
I loved my teacher. Very professional and fun! I will not be continuing my lessons due to time restraints.
Greg
Really worked to help me learn what I wanted to learn
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David S.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BM -- Jazz Performance from The Ohio State University
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David S.

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My goal as a teacher is to give you the facility to express yourself through music. The key parts to developing this facility are:

1. theory -- notice i say theory, not rules. learning music theory is not about learning rigid rules that will stifle your creativity. when you learn theory, you learn to identify patterns and give them names so you can remember and reuse them. the more you know your theory, the more ways you know to express your ideas
2. technique -- the last thing you want is for your technique to hinder your ability to express your idea. Having good technique lets your ideas flow naturally. and really, why would you not want to be the best you can be?

When you take lessons with me, you get out of it what you put in. Your job as student is to be honest with what you expect to achieve and my job as teacher is to give you the tools to achieve it

About David

I have been playing music almost my entire life. I first started on trombone in 4th grade then switched to guitar in 6th. I picked up the electric bass in my later teenage years and learned the upright bass (both jazz and classical) in college. My students get the benefit of my education, as well

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Sean I.
David is very thorough and professional. He insists on building a strong technical foundation--getting the fundamentals right before moving you forward.
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Greyson
5 lessons in and David has gotten me to break through some of my bad techniques and has also given me completely different ways to think about my instrument. We're just getting started and I couldn't be more excited to see where this journey is going to take my skills.
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Marina C.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Portuguese
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Degree In Teaching Portuguese and English as a Second Language from Centro Universitário Monte Serrat- Monte Serrat University Center
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Marina C.

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*English as a Second Language lessons for beginners students. ESL for Portuguese speakers. *

I started instructing English at a Private Language School in 2000. Besides, I worked as an English Teacher at a Public school from 2004 to February 2016. I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Teaching English as a second language (2000-2003), a Complete English Course Certificate (Richard Hugh Fisk Foundation) and a Proficiency Certificate. I have already taught children, teens and adults at all levels. My lessons consist of motivating and interesting activities.

About Marina

Hello! I was born in São Paulo State, Brazil and I am currently living in the USA. I want to teach you Portuguese or English as a Second Language, including 4 skills for Fluency: Listening Comprehension, Reading, Writing and Speaking. I have over 10 years of teaching experience. I do my best to

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Patient, competent instructor.
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Malena R.
Marina has a lot of patience and teaches very well.
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Christopher G.

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Starting at $32
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Christopher G.

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I'm a classically trained pianist, my principle teachers being Jane Bastien and Hans Boepple, I've taught piano in the Los Angeles area for the past 10 years at 3 different music schools. I have degrees in piano performance at the Bachelors and Masters level, with some Doctorate work at USC under Norman Krieger and Stewart Gordon. I have had the privilege of a performing career and an ongoing studio of wonderful students. I currently teach privately and also at the Opus Music School in Hacienda Heights, CA. A few of my students have gone to play professionally, and many of my students do the Certificate of Merit Program here in CA.

About Christopher

American pianist Christopher Guerriero was born in Los Angeles in 1979. Frequent family relocation led to a varied musical education from a number of notable teachers. His principle teachers include Jane Bastien, Ellen Masaki, Andreas Werz, Hans Boepple, and Sharon Mann. Public success at an early a

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Farobag C.

45 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French, Gujarati, English, Music
  • Bachelor of Music (BM) from Eastman School of Music
  • Teaching since 1981
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Farobag C.

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A strong foundation in elementary math (arithmetic) is essential to all irrespective of age. Lessons can also be arranged through Skype.

About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra from1985 to 2002, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literatur

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Randy Zart
The best piano teacher I've ever had!!
I started taking lessons at 65yrs old, to help reduce stress. My lessons with Farobag were amazing. He has the patience of a saint.
Jim
First lesson. Too soon to tell. Not what I was expecting, but I had nothing on which to base any expectation. I will trust the process.
Andreas - Marianna P.
Great experience!
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Kevin M.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2017
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Kevin M.

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My students will learn without being focused on grammar but on context with a native speaker experienced teacher.

About Kevin

I graduated from the University of La Salle as a language teacher because I love world languages. I have been teaching since 2017 and I really enjoy doing it, especially when it comes to Spanish, which is my first language. I hope to see you in my classes soon so that I can teach you based on the co

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"Roya is Amazing!!!! The first time I went to Roya, she asked me what exactly I wanted to learn, and really tailored my lessons to encompass all my interests and things that were important to me. She is patient, sweet, and THE BEST teacher I have ever had (that's a lot coming from an art major).

I have changed many private teachers in the last few years, and ever since I found Roya, I couldn't imagine having anyone else teach me. She is truly a golden treasure.

I have seen her teach to people of all levels, and she has been incredible with every single one of them. No matter your level, she will teach you what you want to learn."
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Took Photography lessons from Prophet C.
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"It was fantastic! My son really loved it and learned alot!"
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Took Photography lessons from Joe B.
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"Margot was great! Very friendly, and helpful! Looking forward to more classes with her!"
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"Roya is an amazing teacher! I have no artistic talent but she was able to teach even me to draw. She’s patient kind and thoughtful and will sit with you until you have mastered everything you need to know."
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Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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"It was great! Deron had me pick out a subject and send him the image ahead of time. He had it printed out and ready to go when I got there, along with the paint colors, brushes and everything. Very impressed with his organization. He went at just the right speed for me and we actually made good progress. I'm looking forward to the next lesson!"
Nancy
Took Painting lessons from Deron C.
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"Megan was very organized and knowledgeable.
She is an excellent teacher. Very patient and explains things well.
I learned some new techniques and enjoyed her class."
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Took Abstract Painting lessons from Megan R.
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"My daughter was comfortable and enjoyed her first lesson. We will definitely continue!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Sandy K.
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"Joy was very helpful and patient. She answered my questions in a very understandable and clear way. I look forward to future lessons with her."
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Took Photography lessons from Joy S.
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"Melissa really knows her stuff and she's a fun teacher. Highly recommend!"
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