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Steve K.

14 Reviews
Vernon Rockville, CT
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 to 85
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Steve K.

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Guitar is a wonderful and expressive instrument. I will teach you the basic chords and progressions as well as reading music and being able to play melodies on your instrument.

About Steve

I am a Musical Director who has scored original music for many motion pictures and television and was musical arranger for the Dallas Symphony Orchestra. I've scored and arranged original music for several television shows including, Desperate Housewives, MTV's Making the Band, It's Showtime at the

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Kathleen
Steve is an excellent voice instructor. Very knowledgeable. Extremely talented and has a great ability to teach and demonstrate exercises to expand voice range, hold notes, and sing on key! I would definitely recommend Steve for voice instruction!
Samuel C.
Very good at visualizing the skills for singing. Helped me immensely, I could not recommend Steve enough
Suzanne
Steve is an excellent musician and gifted teacher. He is intuitive and nurtures individual talent.
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Andrew S.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, spanish
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Andrew S.

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I believe first and foremost in supporting and developing what musically inspires a student’s decision to study and play music. In order to fully develop control, musicality and understanding of the music language, it is important to focus on several components including music theory (scale and harmonic structure/function and rhythm), style, ear-training, reading and performance skills.

Expectations of Students
Like any aspect of life, consistency and patience are two very important qualities to posses when working towards a goal. The duration of each practice session is proportional to the level of the student. Learning how to practice efficiently with your instrument is key for adherence and success in obtaining your goals.

About Andrew

Education/Experience: Guitarist/ Singer/Composer/Arranger/Music Producer, Andy S., is an experienced, well-versed musician in many disciplines of music. He has a Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz studies from the prestigious University of North Texas and Masters in Jazz Arranging/Composition from

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Justin S.
Patient and knowledgeable. Made me feel immediately at ease and was a pleasure to work with. Would recommend to anybody that wants to improve their singing.
Sydney H.
Andrew has been a wonderful teacher. Funny and patient.
Mike
Excellent knowledge, presentation and communication. He taught at the right level for me. He's a great teacher.
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Jesus M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Czech, Italian, German, French, Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Awarded Encouragement Award from The Metropolitan Opera National Council
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Jesus M.

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As someone who is comfortable with a variety of musical genres, and techniques, the first thing I want to do with any student is to identify their goals, desires, and ability, and then tailor fit a technique to best compliment those assets. After singing opera professionally for over 11 years, I truly feel that a fundamental approach to singing through "24 Italian Songs and Arias", American/English Art Song, Golden-Age Musical Theater, and Vaccai exercises are the perfect training grounds for the establishment of a healthy, and sustainable vocal technique. For intermediate, and advanced students I aim to incorporate French, and German Art Song, in addition to arias/songs from composers such as Mozart, Handel, Donizetti, Rossini, Bellini, Bernstein, Sondheim, and Gershwin to expand upon various techniques. Unlike some teachers, though, I feel that there is no single-way to teach singing, and I positively love to experiment with a wide variety of vocal, and breathing exercises to ...

About Jesus

Hello There, My name is Jesus. After teaching for over 8-years I have come to learn that there is fundamentally not a single one-size-fits all method to the learning and teaching singing. Flexibility, comfortably, and enjoyability are the the three main pillars of my studio; and when supported b

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Arsike C.
He's great 👍🏾
YIDI D.
Mr. Jesus is a very good teacher! We all like him.
Rebeca
Jesus is simply incredible to work with. I went to him thinking we would immediately start singing opera arias, but instead we started with the absolute fundamentals of singing. We focused on vocal and breathing exercises for the first few lessons, and then slowly started working on songs. My sound is so much more consistent now, I can hold a tune better than I ever thought I could, and he has helped me discover notes I didn’t even know I could sing. He is amazing. I love working with him. Do yourself a favor and take lessons with Jesus. 5-Stars!!!
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Glenda J.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $23
  • Speaks English, French
  • ,Music Education, French, Drama from Wayne State University
  • Teaching since 1990
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Glenda J.

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Learn fingerings, breathing, intonation and other clarinet techniques, and to read music

About Glenda

After studying at Cass Tech High School and Wayne State University in MI, I have enjoyed teaching privately, in groups, and at churches, I have performed vocally and instrumentally throughout the US and in 8 foreign countries, and taught at public, charter, and private schools. It is important to t

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Danyelle
Ms. Glenda is very inspiring, patient, and kind with her teaching style. She is committed to musical excellence. So glad I found her.
Jennifer
Braylon
Ms. Glenda is amazing. Really knows her stuff:
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Gabriel

55 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • BA Fine Arts from Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
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Gabriel

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Study with AWARD WINNING, BROADWAY & NATIONAL TOUR Credited Singer. I will provide you with a wealth of information and tools you need to bring your singing voice to the next level, in a fun and relaxing environment. With over 20 years of performing and teaching experience and having studied with the BEST in the industry including 2-time Academy Award winning composer A.R. Rahman and Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber. Learn:
- How to prevent vocal damage and strain
- How to overcome stage fright and anxiety
- How to expand your vocal range
- How to utilize your breath efficiently
- How to eliminate bad vocal and performing habits
- How to choose the material that is right for you
- How to improve diction
* So much more! *

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About Gabriel

Let's Unleash the Power of your Voice and Propel your Career to the Next Level Together! I'm Gabriel. I'm a Two-Time Broadway World Award Winning voice coach. I am also a Best Selling, 5 star rated Udemy instructor. I have taken the best of the best techniques that I have garnered over the sp

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Sandy J.
Loved my first lesson. So excited to get started again after 40 years.
Micah
Gabriel is a very helpful teacher that will help you go deeper into what you are saying and doing and he really helped me understand how to find layers and everything that a real believable human being would say and do when you are portraying a different character
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Jimi Z.

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

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Teach and Coach at all levels. Beginning to Advanced. Vocal Technique taught using Many Singing Techniques including McClosky, Bel Canto, SLS, and my own philosophies. Much attention paid to advancing repertoire.

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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Took Arabic lessons from Mohamed A.
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Took Japanese lessons from Yoshifumi O.
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"I took a 10 sessions package with Marcela. She is a great teacher, willing to help you and go ahead with your knowledge."
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Took English lessons from Marcela S.
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"Valentina was an excellent instructor for my first Russian lesson! She is professional, knowledgeable, patient, and very helpful. I am looking forward to future lessons."
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Took Russian lessons from Valentina K.
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"I enjoy working with Steve, he is helping me a lot. He is very organized and has in depth knowledge in his subject, J recommend him."
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Took Accent Reduction lessons from Steve S.
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"Evelyne is fantastic. One lesson and I feel more confident. She is a great instructor who mskes you feel comfortable even when you are a beginner speaker."
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