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Karen D.

36 Reviews
Somerville, MA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Awarded Grand Prize Winner from Meridian Records
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Karen D.

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Clarinet:
A musical instrument family belonging to the group known as the woodwind instruments. It has a single-reed mouthpiece, a straight cylindrical tube with an almost cylindrical bore, and a flared bell. A person who plays a clarinet is called a clarinetist. It is a great instrument for orchestras, jazz, blues or even popular music.
Starting with the basics we will learn breathing and fingering techniques and how to read music. It won't be long before you are playing songs. As the student progresses theory and soloing will be taught if interested.

About Karen

Hi! My name is Karen D. I’ve had the pleasure of performing, singing, writing, and recording since I was seven years old. Besides being an Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Music, I have been a lifelong student of the international world-renowned instructors Dante Pavone and Charlie Banacos.

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Stacie J.
Karen obviously loves the piano & guitar. She’s probably an excellent teacher for those instruments. Why do I say that? That’s what she talked about! She spent half my lesson trying to convince me to learn one of those instruments. Could work on listening skills! Not even sure if she owns a set of bongos herself. Didn’t start teaching me anything until last 10 min & then I had to leave early anyway. So 50 min out of 60 and about 5 I actually learned a few things I could have been practicing for at least 30 min of class. Use her if you want to learn something else other than bongos.
John J Conlon
Ms. Karen did a pretty good job, she had ideas for the lesson and provided ideas for the next lesson. She went out of her way to help me with this new idea---------"music" and "reading music." If there was any short fall in the lesson it was on my side and my preparation failings. I have no problem recommending Ms. Karen to others. Regards, JC
Troy W.
Extremely knowledgeable! Karen is a superb guitar instructor. Honestly, I was struggling. Discouraged! She helped me understand my strengths and weaknesses, and moved me from beginner to intermediate in a matter of months. If you’re getting tired of learning from YouTube and smart phone apps, let Karen kick start your guitar playing. You’ll be glad you did. Thanks Karen!!
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Jimi Z.

17 Reviews
Ashland, MA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches students 6 to 70
  • Awarded Max Winkler Music Scholarship from Belwin Mills Music Publishing
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Jimi Z.

17 Reviews
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All levels. Embouchee focused on with sound production first month with cutting edge Method Books utilized.

About Jimi

*****SPECIAL MESSAGE REGARDING COVID-19 FOR NEW STUDENTS WANTING TO STUDY IN PERSON AT THE ASHLAND, MASSACHUSETTS MUSIC STUDIO: We are excited to announce the return of in person lessons for those students wanting them. Because of the evolving changes that the Corona Virus gives us progressively

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Rakeen
Some people might fare better with this instructor. More chatting than instructing. Usually telling stories trying to sell himself and talk about how great he is. Delusional ideas about your relationship. Accusatory. Takes things personally. Burns bridges. Claims to be a vocal therapist but doesn't do any vocal therapy. Can provide bad advice and medical information.
Jim
This was my first piano lesson in 50 years. It was everything I hoped it would be... intellectual, fun, relaxed... and it filled me with hope that I could finally make something out of a musical instrument I left in the dust so many years ago. Jimi is wonderful to talk with and work with. This was beyond my expectations.
Dan G.
I’m 80 years old and play sax in a Senior band. I signed up for several lessons with Jimi Z. to improve my tone and breathing. I think Jimi did a great job with me, and I recommend Jimi for sax lessons. Dan Ginsberg
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Mike P.

32 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Awarded Senior Award from Kurt Lucas
  • Teaching since 2019
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Mike P.

32 Reviews
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I can provide lessons for students and also jazz lessons as well for clarinet, saxophone, and flute

About Mike

Hello! My name is Michael, I am a graduate of Towson University with a bachelors degree in music and jazz performance and I am eager to teach future musicians how to play the Saxophone/various instruments and to also teach them about music in general. I can also provide clarinet and flute lessons a

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Janet L.
It was phenomenal
Matthew
Mike gives great feedback and helps you understand the basics of the saxophone. Asking you what you want to learn and where you want to go with your practice.
Emilio
My son looks forward to his lessons. He’s learning and getting the one on one instruction that he needs to improve.
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Ashley M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ashley M.

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Hi there!
I've been a clarinet lesson teacher and a band director for a total of 6 years teaching experience. I usually teach middle school and high school students but everyone is welcome! Are you preparing for All-Region or Solo and Ensemble contest or need help preparing for an audition? You'll be ready in no time for the performance! Each lesson is catered to the individual student. I look forward to hearing you play!

About Ashley

I am a professional clarinet player. I graduated from Harding University with a Bachelors of Music Education with a focus on clarinet. Clarinet students can expect to improve technique and grow a deeper understanding of music and musicality both quickly and over time. I studied clarinet for 11 y

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Dr. Nick S.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Bachelor of Arts from Clemson University
  • Teaching since 2015
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Dr. Nick S.

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Beginning my studies on clarinet, I understand the challenges which the instrument presents. I continue to perform the clarinet in big band and in the pit orchestra for musicals. Beginner students will learn basic foundation skills (such as embouchure, air, posture, hand position, tonguing techniques, and reed maintenance) in a fun environment where the student's needs come first. Intermediate students can expect to learn more demanding techniques (such as double tonguing, circular breathing, whole tone and octatonic scales) and selections from the clarinet repertoire in an encouraging but challenging environment.

About Dr. Nick

Hello! If you would like to learn music, challenge your abilities, and express yourself by connecting with your inner artist, I can be your guide. If you want to get over the anxiety of playing music in front of others, I can help you transform that tension into confidence. Dr. Nick S. is a nativ

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Maureen H.
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Dr Nick seemed very patient and attentive. I am happy with the price and service.
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Joshua H.

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Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Joshua H.

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Hi, sit down with me and I will show you technique, and the proper way to set yourself up

About Joshua

Hi, sit down with me and I will show you technique, and the proper way to set yourself up. I have all state experience and I was part of the east Texas symphonic band for a time.

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"she was very kind and helped me a lot!"
Darshan Khedekar
Took Clarinet lessons from Tina D.
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"Mike was so patient and positive with my 11 year old son that had never picked up a clarinet in his life. My son had so much fun in his first lesson and was proud of what he accomplished. Thank you!"
Tev
Took Clarinet lessons from Mike P.
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"David is flexible and geared towards the needs of the individual student. I am returning to the clarinet after more than a 40-year absence and he is able to accommodate my requirements. He is friendly and makes the student feel at ease. I look forward to more lessons with him."
Linda
Took Clarinet lessons from ELITE TEACHER - David B.
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"Bill is phenomenal! He is patient, funny, friendly and extremely talented. My 12-year old is always eager to see him, and has made huge progress in learning to play the clarinet. He is also very flexible. A gem of a teacher."
Shirim
Took Clarinet lessons from Bill T.
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"Bill is a fantastic teacher. I am currently a professional actor/saxophonist, and I was looking to broaden my horizons by picking up the clarinet. Right from the beginning of our instruction, Bill struck a perfect balance: on the one hand, he pushed me to gain proficiency quickly, knowing that I was eager to begin playing at a professional level; and on the other hand, he focused on methodically and meticulously building a solid foundation of strong technique.

In addition, Bill was enormously helpful when it came to selecting the right equipment. He was accessible, knowledgeable, and even perused some available clarinets to help me find the ideal instrument for my goals and skill level.

I could not recommend Bill highly enough. He will tailor your instruction to your skill level, will be supportive and encouraging, and will give you both the tools and the motivation to reach your highest potential."
Evan
Took Clarinet lessons from Bill T.
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"I thought online clarinet lessons for my 10 yo would be hard because she is a beginner but Stephanie made it really easy. Stephanie is very positive and great at instruction. She also provided great resources to assist my daughter. We are really excited to work with her!"
Malia
Took Clarinet lessons from stephanie K.
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"Tina is wonderfully patient and reinforces good habits with positive feedback. Would definitely recommend for children."
Starrina
Took Clarinet lessons from Tina D.
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"Rebecca has worked with me for a few lessons and each time I can see improvement. I would highly recommend to anyone, including adult learners."
Brian
Took Clarinet lessons from Rebecca T.
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"I have been studying with Elia for the past year. I had trouble with rhythm and she went out of her way to bring exercises to me. She also teaches me on how to have a good tone. She is patient and I highly recommend her!"
Chialing
Took Clarinet lessons from Elia F.
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"Matt is an excellent instructor for this adult learner! He was quick to identify my current level of ability and assign lessons based on my current and desired skill level and learning style. I recommend him without hesitation."
Quincy
Took Clarinet lessons from Matt L.
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