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Karen D.

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

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Oboe:
A family of double reed woodwind musical instruments, they are usually made of wood, but there are also oboes made of synthetic materials. The Oboe is commonly used in concert bands, orchestras, chamber music, film music, in some genres of folk music, and as a solo instrument, and is occasionally heard in jazz, rock music, pop music, and popular music. I will begin by teaching the basics of breath control, apeture, fingering, the reed, notes, rhythms, reading, songs, theory, and soloing.

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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Lisa C.

90 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Teacher of the Year from Terrell ISD
  • B.S. Music Education from TAMU - Commerce
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Lisa C.

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I like to begin with the Essential Elements series. I have had a lot of success with my beginners in this series. I also encourage my oboists to bring and play with a tuner. Having a great ear for pitch is absolutely necessary for playing the oboe.

About Lisa

I have been a music teacher and private lesson instructor for the past 20 years. I have a bachelor of science degree in Music Education and hold a teaching certificate for all-level Music Education. In my private studio I have taught students from 3-70 and have enjoyed them all! In addition to te

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Amber
Lisa was wonderful. Very patient, detailed explanations, and went above and beyond. I’ve felt intimidated by sewing and even the process of setting up my machine but she was able to illuminate that process. This lesson was worth every penny and I’m looking forward to the next one.
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very friendly and knowledgable!
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Gennavieve W.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2017
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Gennavieve W.

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Oboe has been my passion since I was 12 years old. I am originally from Kansas City, MO. However, I currently reside in Tallahassee, FL and am in my fourth year of pursuing my Bachelors in Woodwind Performance at Florida State University. I have numerous years of performance experience and have three years of teaching experience. My goals are to help younger students have the solid foundations required to be successful at playing the oboe. Working on breath support, technique, and even reed making. Switching to oboe from another instrument can be especially difficult, and all of my teaching experience is with students who have switched.

I currently, play in a local church orchestra, aside from my school ensembles. Additionally, I have played in community orchestras, as well as a few pit orchestra jobs, and some Christmas church performances. I look forward to sharing my knowledge with anyone and everyone. The oboe brings a lot of joy into my life, and I hope to share that passion ...

About Gennavieve

Hi! Welcome to my studio! I have been studying oboe for a little over ten years. I am currently pursuing a Bachelor's in Woodwind Performance from Florida State University. I will graduate in 2022. After that, I plan to get my Master's. I hope you will enjoy being in my studio! Oboe can be a com

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Jill M.

23 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1982
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Jill M.

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I have been playing and teaching oboe for over 35 years. Many of my students have gone on to play in universities with scholarships, but more importantly have developed a love of music. I was the founder and co-artistic director of an award winning chamber group having two on-going subscription series. Within the first few lessons you will be able to read musical notation, understand basic music theory, and play simple songs. Depending on your ability, I will choose the right method book for you. I love working with students of all ages and can't wait to meet you!
My teaching style is relaxed, but highly structured. My former students made great advancements with my guidance. However, no advancement can be achieved without the student putting in the necessary time at home to practice their instrument.

About Jill

I have been a professional musician for over 40 years and have taught beginning piano and oboe privately and in group classes. As of March 2021, I am fully vaccinated and have allowed students to come back into my studio who are vaccinated. Upon entering my studio you will be required to remove sho

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Celine
My daughter had a very great experience learning the oboe online, and she is an awesome teacher! My daughter mentioned no more than one time she really like Jill, but her intensive studying do not allow her spend hours lots on practice. We are strong recommend Jill
Hui J.
Jill is a greatest teacher, very patient to my daughter.
Hannah
My daughter is 5 and this is her first time having formal piano lessons. Ms. Masiello's experience teaching young students makes her classes highly interactive, fun and effective. I look forward to watching Hannah grow in skill and enjoyment.
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Angela P.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • DOCTOR OF MUSIC ARTS from University of Southern California
  • Teaches students 8 to 70
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Angela P.

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I will offer you all the tips and tricks you need! We will work from the basics, then build on to making musical phrasing and techniques together that will make you play the oboe with confidence in a shorter amount of time. Don't hesitate to reach out to me with any questions. :)

About Angela

Anyone wanting to play the oboe is welcome! I am an experienced oboist and a teacher. I have a Doctorates degree in oboe (Yale, University of Southern California, and University of Texas at Austin) and I have been teaching oboe since 2009. My lessons are fun, interactive and intuitive. Feel free to

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Sankalp D.
Angela is amazing! She has recommended amazing reeds for my son and is very patient and she will always guide you through a problem you are experiencing!
Feng Z.
Angela is a highly experienced teacher with professional oboe skills. My child's oboe playing skill increased substantially within 3 months under her guidance. My child told me that he has met his school band teacher's requirements for the new school year so far.
Sarah
Angela is a great teacher. She is very patient.
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Shannon S.

81 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Vivian Menees Nelson Music Award winner from Vivian Menees Nelson Foundation
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Shannon S.

81 Reviews
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all levels through college/adult.

Affiliations:
American Association of University Professors
American Federation of Musicians
American Symphony Orchestra League
College Music Society
Houston Flute Club
International Double-Reed Society
International Clarinet Society
National Flute Association
North American Saxophone Alliance

About Shannon

AFFILIATIONS: Music: AAUP, AFM, ASOL/LAO, CMS, HFC, NFA, IDRS, ICS, NASA. Fitness: ISSA, NDETA, ASHI, USAT, LCT, BAM, HRTC. -------------- MUSIC (see fitness below): Shannon has numerous years experience teaching all skill levels on woodwinds, and beginning-intermediate piano & classical stri

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Ana
Shannon’s lessons with my son are going great! He’s so excited to learn. I’m so happy that he’s happy about learning to play the piano.
Niparpon ..
Very attentive to focus on areas that I need improvement and suggested exercises for me to practice.
Johnathan
Shannon has worked with me for years, as my nutrition/fitness/strength trainer and my private music instructor! I love her! She is so patient, kind and knowledgeable. She cares and only wants to help me be better at everything I do! And she is always there to help even between sessions. She's all in!

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"Grace is an insightful teacher who communicates well and gives constructive feedback. I like that she devotes part of the lesson to reed-making."
Peggy
Took Oboe lessons from Grace M.
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"Bonnie has given me some of the best tips for learning to play the oboe."
Ivye
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Dawn is so very helpful and patient . I enjoy working with Dawn and playing my oboe."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"After just a few lessons, I have learned so much! I have been playing oboe for about a year, and we have been filling in the gaps in my learning. Dawn also writes detailed reports of every lesson, which is super helpful to remember everything in the lessons. She is quick to respond to any questions I ask her outside of the lessons."
Mason
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"She is very passionate for every student to study music. She gave me more knowledge! I recommend her to everyone that wants to learn about music!"
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Took Oboe lessons from Shannon S.
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"Ms. Rina is an awesome teacher. My younger son has been learning oboe as a beginner with her for over a year and my older has been learning piano with her for more than half a year. Both had very positive experience with her. Ms. Rina cares her students and knows how to motivate the kids. She is very responsible and always sends detailed comments for each class. We highly recommend her."
Jenny
Took Oboe lessons from Rina M.
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"Dawn is the greatest teacher. She is very knowledgeable and patient. I really enjoy my oboe lessons."
Leathia R.
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Dawn is very encouraging and in just a short amount of time was able to make corrections for my son which greatly improved his sound and consistency. Thanks."
Nathan
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"My daughter learned additional skills and mastered new pieces while working with Dawn. Her dedication and experience teaching online helped our young oboist to progress quicker, and the school band teacher noticed the improvement too. We're happy we found Dawn on takelessons!"
Alex
Took Oboe lessons from Dawn S.
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"Bonnie was wonderfully patient with technology difficulties and wonderfully instructive with my daughter. Great start!"
Sue
Took Oboe lessons from Bonnie P.
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