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Melissa A.

Lebanon, TN
Starting at $38
  • Bachelor's of Music, cum laud from Vanderbilt University
  • Awarded Robin Nell Dickerson Award from Vanderbilt University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Melissa A.

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Whether you want to learn to fingerpick Blackbird by the Beatles or strum basic chords to play your favorite songs, in our lessons you will learn everything from the anatomy of the guitar, how to hold it, to tips and tricks to build up calluses. Learning guitar can be challenging because of the initial learning curve (it can really hurt your fingers!), but in your first lesson, you will be strumming chords, within a couple of weeks (or faster!) you will be ready to play four-chord songs.

Your lessons will be customized to whatever your goals are, whether that be singing while playing guitar, performing, or writing songs.

About Melissa

Hello! My name is Melissa, and above all, I want my students to love music. Whether you have been singing for years, or you are just trying it out, I will help customize your lessons so that you can learn exactly what it is you are interested in. My students will learn proper breathing, posture, vo

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Chris T.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Chris T.

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From fundamentals to playing along with your favorite songs or local band, let's work on helping you reach your goals in your style of music.

About Chris

Specialties: Composing, Arranging, and Music Theory Instruments: Trumpet, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Piano, Banjo I am a full time music educator at Tilghman's Academy of Music, an online music school. I previously worked as an instructor at Leading Note Studios in Southern California. I started

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Kaitlyn T.
Chris is so patient and encouraging. He never gets angry or judgmental, but is always kind and can connect at my level even though this is a difficult subject for me. He is a great teacher and amazing musician. He seems to master every instrument he picks up. Highly recommended!
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Suzan G.

18 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
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Suzan G.

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Beginning students, intermediate, some advanced, including theory and composition, performance, improvisation, notation, acoustic and electronic keyboards.

About Suzan

I started learning piano as a child, but it was in high school that I realized I really wanted to pursue playing keyboards, because it allowed me a way to express myself. I was hooked. Later on I attended Mt. Hood Community College, played keyboards and sang in choirs and vocal jazz. After graduatin

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Graham P.
She is amazing great with my son and always enthusiastic! I love suzan
Yuuki
Great teacher!
Michael K.
First lesson went well. -Michael J. Kelly
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Chelsy K.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • American Sign Language and Deaf Studies from Niagara University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Chelsy K.

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Experienced teacher with 9 years of practice in the language and over 5 years of tutoring. Comfortable teaching ages 4 and up, as well as deaf or hard of hearing individuals. I'm very aware that everyone has different reasons for learning this beautiful language. I have tutored individuals who are late deafened, non verbal, selective mutism, those who want to learn Baby Sign Language, and others who want to become fluent at a conversational level. Each lesson is tailored to the goals and needs of the individual student. When you sign up with me you also gain access to my personal resource library where I have a multitude of resources for vocabulary, grammar, Deaf Culture, ASL stories, and much more that you can view at your own leisure. Come sign with me!

About Chelsy

I started my own American Sign Language journey in 2012 where I found a passion for the language and the culture. Since then I have been studying, tutoring, learning, and using the language in several different avenues of my life. During my lessons I incorporate the history of this language along wi

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Suzanne
Chelsy is an amazing ASL teacher and comes prepared to every class with her upbeat and cheerful personality. She is very organized and manages progress with instructional videos and personal resources tailored to your needs. We love Chelsy as she is very patient with us- a must in learning ASL and she makes it fun.
Jen
Chelsy is a wonderful teacher. She is fun and energetic. She really tailors each lesson to things that are important to me. If I could give more stars, I would.
Michael
Chelsy did an exceptional job with our first class. I felt like I learned a tremendous amount in the 45 minute time frame.
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Pamela S.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Awarded The Phyllis Bryn Julson Award for Commitment to and Performance of 20th and 21st Century Music from Peabody Conservatory
  • Teaches students Male: 10 and up; Female: 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
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Pamela S.

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I have been teaching voice for more than 15 years. I am on the faculty of two universities, and work with many college and graduate students to prepare them for competitions, auditions, and conservatory admissions. Please see my website for my full teaching credential.

About Pamela

Praised for her "rich dramatics" (The Boston Globe), soprano Pamela S. has earned a reputation for bringing passion, intelligence and style to every performance. Through an international singing career that has included everything from Baroque opera to working with some of some of today's most promi

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Alex A.
it was good.
Paul
First lesson with Pam and it was awesome. Tremendous energy and extremely friendly. Made me relax.
Taylor
Nice, friendly, and encouraging. Awesome teacher!
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Steven R.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Steven R.

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My name is Steve and I offer Private Online Dance Lessons. I specialize in teaching beginners and I enjoy watching my students progress quickly and meet their goals. If you have always wanted to learn a specific type of dance but never knew where to start then I think my services would be a perfect fit for you. I teach both singles and couples and I look forward to getting you dancing ASAP!!

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About Steven

My name is Steve and I offer Private Online Dance Lessons. I specialize in teaching beginners and I enjoy watching my students progress quickly and meet their goals. If you have always wanted to learn a specific type of dance but never knew where to start then I think my services would be a perfect

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Andy N.
It was a complete pleasure to work with Steven. He has fantastic energy and made the salsa lessons easy to understand. We had a great time!
Mary
Steven is great! He’s friendly, upbeat, encouraging and a fantastic teacher! Can’t wait for my next lesson!
Kari and Dillon B.
So fun!! So helpful!! We are already planning to book next week :D

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"Serfirys is a great teacher, he makes sure I understand the lessons. He’s very patient, very clear with his signs ,makes me feel very comfortable and enjoyable learning sign language. It’s been a few classes and I’m really happy with the results so far. Looking forward to what’s to come. Strongly recommend Serfirys."
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Took American Sign Language lessons from Serfirys V.
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"I have been working with Jean-Luc since July and he has vastly improved my French during this time. It is nice to have the lesson plan sent out in advance so that I am prepared to learn. He is AMAZING!!! I highly recommend him to anybody that is looking to learn or improve their French. Merci Beaucoup Jean-Luc"
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