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Jimi Z.

17 Reviews
Ashland, MA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Awarded Max Winkler Music Scholarship from Belwin Mills Music Publishing
  • Teaching since 1981
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Jimi Z.

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Learn the formulaic approach to Pop Song writing that has been used since the Beatles era. This approach has been successful in many artists success in all pop genres.

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*****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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Karen D.

36 Reviews
Somerville, MA
Starting at $40
  • Bachelor Of Music Magna Cum Laude from Berklee School Of Music
  • Awarded Grand Prize Winner from Meridian Records
  • Teaching since 1980
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Karen D.

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Songwriting:
I have been writing songs since I was seven years old.
Being an Honor Graduate of Berklee School of Music with a degree in Composition and Arranging, and having written hundreds of songs, many of them making their way into films. I have a real knack at making the teaching of Song Writing easy to learn.

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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Jaki N.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Vocals from Monster Music Lessons
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jaki N.

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Do you struggle finding your voice, understanding the current songwriting landscape, or pitching?

Touted as a "prolific singer and songwriter" by edm.com with 2 Top 10 Billboard Charting songs, and over 15 million streams to my name, I have the experience and knowledge to teach you whatever you're looking to learn. I specialize in Pop, Dance, and Rock, for beginner through advanced students. I can't wait to help you with whatever it is you want to know!

I'll teach you the fundamentals such as song structure and recording technique while we work on your songs. I can teach you how to put together a demo, and even get it to the finish line of release, whether you want to be featured, or you want another artist to release it.

In addition to my 2 Top Ten's on Billboard, I've been in the press everywhere from Billboard to LA Weekly, I have had songs featured in film & TV, including the #1 2020 film "Infamous" starring Bella Thorne and the MTV show "Are You The One". I have toured all ...

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I have been teaching since 2013, and meanwhile my songs have been Top 10 on the Billboard Dance Charts twice, they have been streamed over 15 million times, and they've been featured in films and TV, including MTV's "Are You The One?" and Bella Thorne's 2020 #1 film "Infamous". Most recently, I was

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Nancy
Jackie is an amazing piano instructor! She teaches both of my little girls and they we’re learning super fast with her. Her enthusiasm and passion are amazing! She kept the lessons very engaging and fun with a little add on of challenge for which we really loved. We were and still are super sad to have missed her with her move back to the East. My girls still ask for her and wonder when she will be back to the west. She is a great person and instructor. I highly recommend her. She is a keeper.
Christine
Jaki brought live music into our home. It was a magical experience!

Covid had me searching for activities for my 3 children. Finding a piano was my first step. Finding Jaki was easy, because my dear friend referred her to me.

A truly Transformative experience. We dove right in, meeting w Jaki twice a week. My kids took a liking to Jaki straight away. Only about a year of training my children play music beautifully from Moonlight Sonata, Cello Suite No. 1 to Still by Dre.

Let’s talk professionalism and worth ethic. Jaki is an extraordinary music teacher. She supersedes our expectations every time, and never fails. She’s amazing w kids!
Grace
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David M.

48 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded B.M./M.M. Scholarship from Webster Universty
  • Teaching since 1986
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David M.

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Classical composition and form, jazz composition including scoring and arranging. Other styles include pop, rock, and blues.

About David

Composer and guitarist David began formal music training at the age of 5 on the drums. He taught himself guitar as a teenager and began playing in local rock bands. Initially entering college as a Journalism major, his passion for music led him to Meramec College where he studied Music Theory with

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Chris
Dave is one of the best teachers I've ever had. He's extremely kind and easy to work with, and always pushed me further. He built a balanced curriculum around technique, theory, and playing songs that had me seeing great improvements in a short amount of time. You will not be disappointed! This man knows a great deal about a large variety of topics, and will tune your curriculum to what specific things you want to learn.
Danielle
Dave is a great teacher!
Brian O.
Patient, encouraging, extremely knowledgeable, and always there to answer questions. Everything you could want in a teacher.
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Matthew G.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 1994
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Matthew G.

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Learn how to write a song, whether starting from a catchy chord progressions or a melody you can't get out of your head. Once your song is complete, we will record a track for you to share with friends and family.

About Matthew

Hello! My name is Matthew and I am offering piano and voice lessons in your home or my studio. All lessons focused on student's goals and interests. Learn to sight read, play the blues, sing a show tune! I have been working professionally in the performing arts and have 20 years of experience workin

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Rheba S.
2 words.......THE BEST!!!
Evon
Amazing teacher! My 6 year old daughter has been taking piano lessons with Matthew for more than a 1 1/2 years and is always asking when she will have her next piano lesson. He is a very patient teacher and very knowledgeable of the subject. Matthew has a very kid-friendly personality and now, my daughter has been taking a few singing lessons once in a while, too.
Andrew B.
I have been taking music lessons on and off for many years now and it's easy to say that Matthew has been the best! He is super knowledgeable and very easy to work with.

I learned a lot from him and would highly recommend him as a teacher.
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Nicole M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Teaching since 2012
  • BA Music from Rutgers University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nicole M.

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Learn to write lyrics, chord progressions, and song structure.

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Music Lessons I believe it is important for students to learn proper piano and vocal techniques such as reading music, warming up, fingering skills, and technique secrets. Learning a musical instrument is a skill that can be taken with you throughout your life! Health Coaching You only have one

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Tzipora N.
I was really happy. She was extremely clear and checking if I understood . Can’t wait for next lesson ! ;)
Sofia
I love how Nicole always pushes me to do my best! She is very nice, and always has many compliments for you. Nicole is very talented, too!
Jake
Nicole is my voice teacher and she is amazing. She has helped me so much with my voice. And she has even helped me with auditions for my school musical. She even helps me when not in lessons by sending me music and correct key signatures. I would definitely recommed her to anyone.

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"Emily isn't just a great singing teacher- she also gave me the support, confidence and knowledge I needed to turn my musical ideas into completed songs for the first time."
Stephanie
Took Songwriting lessons from Emily C.
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"Greg is a master of music theory and knows about all the practical applications of guitar and bass. He is just a plain good guy too!"
Wylie
Took Songwriting lessons from Greg C.
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"Emily took me from having never really sung before, to fronting a popular band and recording music with confidence. She literally taught me everything I know and gave me the confidence to pursue my passion!"
Merisa
Took Songwriting lessons from Emily C.
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"Kyle is very knowledgeable, informative, patient, and creative in his teaching style. I am learning a lot about how to write good songs, and my self-confidence with this is improving. And I am just a beginning songwriter! Definitely several points above average."
Paula
Took Songwriting lessons from Kyle K.
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"She’s a great teacher and super creative! Mady is great to work with and is a super talented songwriter."
Stephanie
Took Songwriting lessons from Madyson W.
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"Keira made songwriting so fun, my boys didn't even know that they were learning! I would highly recommend Keira Moran."
Val
Took Songwriting lessons from Keira M.
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"I love lessons with Keira! She is so friendly and knowledgeable, and she really cares about her students."
Maria
Took Songwriting lessons from Keira M.
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"I love to write but then writing music seemed out of the ordinary. Well.... not any more! Thanks!"
Georgia
Took Songwriting lessons from James W.
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"Dan is really good and creative teacher! I had fun lesson with him!"
Xi
Took Songwriting lessons from Dan B.
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"Bill is a great instructor. I haven't been taught something I wasn't going to need to elevate my understanding."
Hardy
Took Songwriting lessons from Bil M.
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