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Maria P.

34 Reviews
Knoxville, TN
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Maria P.

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Get ready for a truly rich and rewarding experience. Maria studied at the Moscow Conservatory with Viktor Merzhanov. She is a 4th-generation pupil of Franz Liszt and 6th-generation of Beethoven. She was one of the fortunate few (Garrick Ohlsson among them) to study with Roberto Eyzaguirre, who was a student and friend of Claudio Arrau, one of the 20th-century's greatest pianists. Arrau studied with Martin Krause, who was one of Franz Liszt's final pupils. Liszt was taught by Carl Czerny. And Beethoven was Czerny's teacher. Through this great lineage, learn an incredible technique that will enable you to play the music of your dreams!

About Maria

Maria was born in Moscow, Russia. Her mother was a piano teacher and started Maria playing at 4. She studied at the legendary Moscow Conservatory with Victor Merzhanov. In the US, she won the Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition and debuted with the Symphony performing Beethoven's Thir

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Melody C.
I am gaining a lot from my lessons with Maria. She is helping me to play more musically, to really listen and feel the music. She is also helping me to learn technically how to achieve the musical expression I desire.
Evan
I have enjoyed my lessons from Maria immensely. After just a few lessons I have noticed significant improvements in my overall technique and comfort while playing. Her feedback during lessons has been amazing, not just shallow compliments but solid criticism that most teachers would avoid.
Irwin ..
Maria is the best all-around music teacher I've ever head. She combines deep musicality, technical precision, rigor, and warmth. In just a handful of lessons, she's helped me find a level of ease and expression that I've never experienced with any other teacher.
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Taylor A.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Bachelors Degree in Percussion Performance from The Boston Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches students 13 and up
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Taylor A.

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Whether a beginner or an advanced musician, I love working with students of any age and skill level. I tailor each lesson to specifically fit the student’s skills and interests, making sure that they are not only progressing but enjoying the process of making music. 

About Taylor

2021 UPDATE: Due to the current pandemic, all lessons are currently online. I am still continuing with lessons and accepting new students, just online only. Thank you for your flexibility! About: I'm a video game composer who loves working with students of any age and skill level, whether they

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Nathan M.
You can’t go wrong with Taylor as your teacher. She’s an exceptionally creative and talented composer (a bonafide pro) with all the wisdom, humor, patience, and empathy to meet her students right where they are and guide them on their path forward. No need to keep searching :)
John H.
Great lesson, awesome teacher!
Ronald M.
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Nicole C.

128 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Nicole C.

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We will cover vocal warm-ups, all necessary music theory for the genre that interests you, and any music performance needed. For students auditioning, we can have intensive rehearsal to prepare you before your audition date.

About Nicole

Nicole grew up in a small town on Long Island, New York. She had an active young mind with a love for music and rhythm. Luckily, she began her musical journey with private piano lessons at age five. Having lessons this young certainly helped her understand the student experience of learning how t

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Lehua O.
She is the best! Maikaʻi loa!
Brandon
Nicole is great. She stayed on task and helped me get every minute of my time. I had a great time and great first lesson. You can tell Nicole knows her stuff and is a great teacher!!
Dolly
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Sylvia B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded 1st Place, Business Law Contest from Future Business Leaders of America
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Sylvia B.

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Writing analytical, concise, organized essays for any subject, resulting in higher grades or improved job performance.

About Sylvia

I am a very patient, focused tutor who provides tutoring and applied coaching in: Social Sciences, Language Arts, law, Research and Writing skills, Art, Aviation, Nutrition, and Fitness/Exercise/Yoga. I completed Personal Trainer Certification in September 2021. I am pursuing additional certs. in Nu

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Hope
Sylvia is awesome and very knowledgeable in nutrition... I highly recommend her...
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Scotty P.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1993
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Scotty P.

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I specialize in teaching music theory to people that want to play pop, rock, hip hop, country, and blues music. From Black Sabbath, to Taylor Swift, to Bone Thugs in Harmony, the same set of "rules" are being used. Understanding the classical "rules" allows you to recognize and adapt to the way rock and roll "breaks them," and why that is great.

About Scotty

I am an established performer having played in such bands as BigDamnCrazyWeight, Bring Back Dad and most recently, guitarist for Guadalupe Blue. I studied Music Theory at New Mexico State University with the amazing Dr. Don Hardisty and Composition with Dr. Warner Hutchison. I am passionate about mu

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Ginny S.
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Scotty is a excellent teacher.
I've been learning bass from him and he is very knowledgeable in everything from the history of music, theory, techniques and much more.
Corey S.
overall good teacher

I've been taking lessons from Scotty for over a year and have learned a lot about theory, form, and style. Had taken lessons from other instructors and felt that I should had been further along after 1 year. One hour lesson time is perfect for me and I always leave wishing I had more time.
nathan D.
Great Teacher

Great teacher takes time to cover theory of music, and does hour lessons unlike most teachers in town who do 30min lessons. Have taken lessons from other teachers in the past, and all they do is teach you songs without explaining the reasoning behind it. Have learned more in the last few months then I’ve learn in years with other teachers.
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Christopher C.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Bachelor of Music - Composition from California State University Northrdige
  • Awarded Orchestral Award of Excellence from Oaks Christian School
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Christopher C.

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Want to learn how to play songs by ear? Ear Training or "Musicianship" is an extremely intricate and fascinating art form that I recommend EVERY musician becomes familiar with.

About Christopher

NOTICE!!! Currently accepting online students due to the COVID-19 crisis! If your finances have been affected by the current global pandemic, please reach out and we can work on finding a price that works for your budget. Everyone should have access to music lessons regardless of these kinds of eve

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Steve
I have really enjoyed working with Christopher. I was a complete beginner when we first started. He made feel relaxed and comfortable with each and every lesson. Always been encouraging and supportive of my efforts. It's been a lot of fun learning early on.
Divya S.
Chris is fantastic, first lesson with our 5 yo, showed a lot of patience!
Ryan
Great with kids as young as 5!

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