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Mark M.

28 Reviews
Worcester, MA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks German, English
  • Bachelor of Music, Organ Performance from Temple University, Esther Boyer College of Music
  • Teaches students 11 and up
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Mark M.

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I teach both baroque and modern technique on a tracker action instrument, which is then applicable to modern instruments. My teaching style is rooted in developing a technique that is centered, focused, and free. Beginning organ students should have reached an intermediate level of piano performance and be tall enough to sit comfortably on a lowered organ bench with feet touching the pedals without flexing.

About Mark

I am an active performer eager to teach organ, piano, voice, and provide collaborative keyboard accompaniment to vocalists. I teach youth and adults. Private lessons are given at my church in Worcester or online through the TakeLessons platform. I also teach in-home piano lessons. My students have g

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Michele
I have been taking organ lessons with Mark Mummert since May, 2020. He is an excellent teacher. I am an accompanist at a small church. I started as a pianist but there is a greater need in our community for organists. Mark has been so valuable in improving my organ playing. He has emphasized organ fundamentals as well as technique. I am impressed as to how much we have accomplished with virtual lessons.
Jo Anna Savage
It is obvious that Mark M. is a well seasoned teacher who doesn't waste time so that a great deal of material can be explained and demonstrated. I am happy to have found someone who can guide me for many years and understands the demands on a church organist.
Lily
Lily enjoys her lessons and I can already see an improvement in both skill and confidence after only 3 lessons. Thank you!
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Steve K.

14 Reviews
Vernon Rockville, CT
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Two Bachelors of Music (Vocal performance) and (Music Theory) from Southern Methodist University
  • Teaches Beginner
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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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Tim M.

11 Reviews
Manchester, CT
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Hall of Fame - Instrumental from Manchester Arts
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Tim M.

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It starts with where the student is and where they want to go. A personalized approach that involves the student some say in how we get there.

About Tim

I am a Hartt School of Music trained classical guitarist raised on the electric guitar. With over 20 years of teaching experience, I have helped students of all ages achieve their musical goals. Whether it's getting into the school jazz band, a college degree program or simply playing for friends, I

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Cullen
I have been a student of Tim’s for a little over a year now. I started playing guitar at age 52 and when I started with Tim I was very close to giving up or settling on just being able to strum a few chords. I have had many hand injuries in the past that have resulted in arthritis and lack of dexterity in my wrists and some of my fingers and I started doubting I would ever be able to progress in my ability to play. From the very first lesson where I told Tim about my hand issues and my frustrations, he told me he was sure we could work around any physical limitations I had, and he was right. Tim has been able to work with me on alternative ways to play the chords I was having trouble with and has shown me that these alternate techniques along with the bit of music theory he sprinkles into lessons can really expand my ability to play.

In the time I have been studying with Tim, I have done more than I thought I ever could. I went from a frustrated beginner guitar player to having enough confidence to play on stage with some of Tim’s other students and I am now looking forward to what I will be able to do on the guitar instead of being frustrated with what I can’t do.

Tim is a talented and passionate musician as well as a knowledgeable and very relatable instructor which is a rare combination and he's also a really great guy and any student of any age or ability will benefit from studying with him.
Sam
Tim is an excellent guitar teacher and an overall great guy. He provided me with structure and support, enabling me to make the most out of my practice and ultimately progress as a player. His warm personality and contagious enthusiasm for music kept me looking forward to our time together each week. He was also very flexible when it came to scheduling to accommodate for my dynamic schedule.
Brad
Tim is an excellent teacher, providing excellent advice, practice techniques, and insights. He makes learning and improving easy and enjoyable.
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Thelge P.

North Grafton, MA
Starting at $125
  • Teaches High School, College
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Thelge P.

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Experienced college professor of 7 years, specializing in Probability and Statistics. All high school and college students are welcome. Especially students who are preparing for SAT/ GRE. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Let's get started!

About Thelge

At the college I have taught a variety of courses ranging from Calculus, Statistics, and Probability at the undergraduate and graduate level. My objectives as a statistics educator are: (1) to teach students about statistical tools and how to use them correctly, (2) to expose students to the struct

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Kasey P.

Whitinsville, MA
Starting at $38
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Kasey P.

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Learn how to make buttercream frosting! Learn how to frost and completely decorate all kinds of cakes and cupcakes. Basic designs, bordering, icing roses and flowers, handwriting, it’s as easy as 1, 2, 3!

About Kasey

My name is Kasey. Since I was young, I wanted to be a baker. I went to a vocational high school and graduated with a culinary arts trade. I have been decorating cakes since I was 15, half of my life. Cake decorating is an art. It is something that requires a lot of practice and a lot of patience. I

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Meghan L.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B.F.A. Musical Theater from The Boston Conservatory
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Meghan L.

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I have studied classical voice from the age of 13 with instructors from The Metropolitan Opera. I have sung classical arias in Italian, German, French and Latin.

In our lesson, we will focus on the three pillars of singing: Alignment, breathing, and relaxation. We will work on classical vocal technique through simple exercises. I have exercises for people of all vocal ranges and types. I will adapt my lessons to your specific needs.

We will select the perfect music for you to work on, and I will accompany you on piano. If the music is in a foreign language, I can work on pronunciation with you. If needed, I will record piano tracks for you to practice in between lessons.

Feel free to reach out with any questions. I can't wait to get started!

About Meghan

Hi I'm Meghan! I'm a professional singer and vocal coach who has performed and taught professionally all over the country. I received a B.F.A. in Musical Theater from The Boston Conservatory with an emphasis in Vocal Repertory. I will provide detailed and constructive feedback on your vocal techniqu

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Maddock G.
I like how she connected with my son very fast,and in a professional ready to teach and very dedicated. I am very happy with the choice l did.
Lily
Meghan dove right into the lesson, customizing it at the perfect level for our daughter's experience. We liked that she was prepared and maximized the time. She has a youthful personality and knowledge of pop songs which is a great personality fit with our 13 year old daughter. She also customized the lesson and song choice in a way that would appeal to my daughter. My daughter is actually excited to take lessons and is already planning her list of songs she wants to learn.
Rivky C.
i am very new to singing and she totally made it a no pressure environment. she also made me feel empowered to try and explore exercises and techniques.

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Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Jordan is an amazing person and dancer. She is very patient when working with others and both kind and funny. I have enjoyed each time we have worked with her and always look forward to doing it again. I am happy to recommend her without reservation."
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Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Jason was an amazing help, preparing me for my AMDA audition. Very professional, intuitive, and I hope to continue working with him in the future!!"
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Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Vandi is truly amazing! She really helped improve my speech. I would absolutely recommend her. I will continue to take more classes with her in the future."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Vandi E.
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"Christian's disciplined practice in rehearsing and auditioning is one of the many useful tools he has to offer in his teaching. Whether a person is looking for guidance in auditioning or mastering an existing role, Christian can give them techniques based on their strengths and weaknesses. His methods of running lines, analyzing a character, and etiquette for an audition are invaluable assets for any student."
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Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"Aidan needed a good kickstar, Bryan is such a great teacher , gave my son a great introduction to acting . He is kind and an excellent motivator for kids ( our experience ) strongly recommended. Five stars"
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Took Acting lessons from Bryan P.
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"I've really enjoyed learning new variations of moves I had been taught before. Her way of helping students choreograph routines is awesome as well. She is well versed in multiple styles of dance and in various props so there is alot of variety to the lessons."
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Took Belly Dancing lessons from Nikkal F.
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