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Melissa A.

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Lebanon, TN
Starting at $38
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Bachelor's of Music, cum laud from Vanderbilt University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Melissa A.

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Whether you are just starting out or have been playing for a few years, lessons will include how to read music, music theory, proper posture, and technique. Beginner students will use method books, while more advanced students will be ready to start learning longer, more complex pieces. Above all, lessons will focus on helping you learn to love and enjoy making music.

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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Hannah
I have learned so much from Melissa, not only about improving my singing and learning how to use my air better, but I have also grown so much more confident in performing I have auditioned and gotten roles in my school musicals!
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Erin C.

58 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Erin C.

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I teach beginner to intermediate piano. Theory, sight reading, rhythm counting, solo pieces, chord accompaniment, scales, harmonization, transposition, etc.

About Erin

My name is Erin. I am a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. I have a Bachelor of Arts in Music, with a concentration in Violin. I began studying violin at the age of six. I have performed with small chamber ensembles, orchestras, quartets, and trios. I enjoy playing for church

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My first class with Erin was great! She made me feel comfortable, and helped me understand the basics. I am a beginner and left with much knowledge.
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Edwin I.

124 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $49
  • Speaks Japanese, Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Edwin I.

124 Reviews
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All genres - pop, folk, blues, rock, R&B, singer/songwriter, classical, world, etc.
Improvisation soloing
Proper technique
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About Edwin

Hello! Thank you for your interest in taking guitar/piano/music lessons. I am a professional teacher/studio musician/performer/producer with over 20 years of private teaching experience and a graduate of the University of Miami Studio Music and Jazz program in 2002 specializing in the guitar.

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Lanna
Edwin was very nice, and professional. My daughters first piano lesson went great and she’s excited for more lessons with Edwin.
Gustav
Edwin is great at helping you build lesson & practice plans to help build the skills you want on guitar. I couldn't recommend him any higher.
Adriana
Very knowledgeable and enjoyable to learn from!
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Christian R.

32 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Music, Audio Engineering, Culinary Arts, and Photography from TCC, OSU, NYIP
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Christian R.

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I started teaching Piano in 2008 and have worked with over 100 students of all ages. I offer lessons from 2 studios located in Tulsa and Broken Arrow. To help students become well rounded musicians I teach from a variety of books and programs by companies like Alfred, KJOS, Hal Leonard, song books, to individual pieces from music notes. I also create, print, and email custom lessons created on a program in my Mac.
I use Yamaha and Korg digital pianos and JBL speakers.
It usually takes around 2 - 3 months for a beginner to get up to speed and start playing full songs. It's my goal to help each student become the musician they desire to be. My philosophy is to teach my students to be smart musicians. It does you no good if you can play a song but don't know what you are actually doing. So, I teach students to be smart musicians in case they decide to write their own music or join a band.
I have not won a Grammy yet, but I have had people use my bands demo music in some commercial ...

About Christian

Music is my passion. I've been playing music since I was a child but didn't get serious with it until I was 14, that's when I got my first electric guitar. So, from then on I've been playing and studying music for over 16 years. I play and teach guitar, piano, drums, and bass guitar. Aside from taki

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Wilma M.
I enjoyed learning from Christian today. I am 70 years old and did not feel out of place. He made me comfortable and he is very knowledgeable about how to go about teaching. He was very polite and patient with me and was able to go over things and explain professionally in a manner that did not insult my intelligence. He seems dedicated to teaching and does it very well .
I highly recommend this man to anyone that wants to learn how to play the Piano.
Wade J.
Christian has been top-notch in every way I could hope for. His communication prior to and after the lesson has been stellar, taking time to prep me then follow up with thorough, well written tips and details. (It's clear that he values the student's time as much as his own, and seeks to make the experience individualized and worthwhile for those he teaches.) The lesson itself was spot-on, being well balanced in both fun and degree of challenge. Feel very fortunate to have found him!
Cayden
Christian easily connects with my teenage son. He is professional while at the same time relaxed and easy-going. He stresses the importance of learning the basics but there is no high pressure. He strives to teach music that is interesting to my son and that challenges him. He does a great job of explaining things. We are happy we chose Christian as our teacher.
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Natalie L.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Natalie L.

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I've been teaching piano for over 12 years to students of all ages. I studied classical piano under the tutorship for an classical pianist from Oberlin Conservatory and am currently on the piano faculty at Music and Arts in Franklin, TN. I'd love to help you!

You will get a excellent foundation for technique, style, sight-reading, harmony, and repertoire than will transfer to any other genre. Beginning students will start with a foundation for technique and apply these to basic repertoire, learn to read music, and play scales. Intermediate and beyond will build and improve on these skills to learn classical repertoire and more complex pieces.

About Natalie

Natalie is a NYU and BMI Workshop trained composer of songs, musicals, and concert music who has helped many songwriters find their voice and fine-tune their skills. She is particularly adept at identifying what is keeping a song from working (whether it be music, lyrics or both) and helping writers

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Kayla R.
My daughter is really enjoying the lessons with Natalie!
Anthony Novak
Great instruction! Have Natalie be your teacher!
Nicole M.
She’s really amazing
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Mary Claire M.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BA in music with concentrations in piano performance and composition from Xavier University
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Mary Claire M.

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Hi there! My name is Mary Claire M., and I am so excited that you are exploring piano lessons! You are embarking on an enriching and rewarding journey. My passion is accompanying you on that journey, helping you to discover your inherent musicality and to develop and appreciate its role in your life. I offer 30 or 60-minute piano lessons in an online or in-person format for youth and adults. During lessons with me, you can anticipate to gain knowledge of: reading, writing, and performing music; Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Contemporary, and other musical styles and genres; fundamental theory and analysis, history, listening, and music appreciation. I hope to hear from you soon!

About Mary Claire

Mary Claire M. grew up with seven siblings on a small farm in northwest Ohio. She began studying piano when she was eight years old and continued studying music at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio. There, Mary Claire was awarded Xavier’s Presidential and McCauley Music scholarships and gradua

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Sue
Mary Claire has been a great help in getting me back to playing the piano after a hiatus of 50 years. She is very patient and always comes up with ways to make learning fun and challenging. She sources pieces that will challenge me and has gently brought in theory that I never learned when I was a child.
Gerald F. Miller
I have been taking lessons with Mary Claire for the past three years in her studio. She is absolutely amazing! Very knowledgeable and an extremely good pianist and teacher. I am an adult beginner and has taught me so much. She is very patient with my music and has always given constructive input. She frames things in creative and easy to understand ways. I highly recommend.

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"Ginni has been our 8 year old daughter's piano teacher for more than 4 years. She is consistently positive, engaging and creates a environment that has helped our daughter stay engaged in the learning process. Ginni is obviously well trained herself, and is attentive to ensuring that her students learn good fundamentals and are grounded in theory. Yet she manages to balance this attention with simultaneously supporting real enjoyment of the learning process and playing. She is truly a remarkable teacher whom our daughter absolutely loves."
Melanie
Took Piano lessons from Ginni A.
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"She’s patient and sweet and super good with my kiddo!"
Lauren
Took Piano lessons from Erin W.
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"Mrs. Bonnie is a wonderful Pianist and teacher. Her methods of teaching has allowed my child with short term memory deficit and ADHD be successful in her goal to play the piano. She is very passionate about her teaching, and it shows in each lesson. As a beginner in piano, she has been able to keep her interest by helping her play songs that she likes and listens to on the radio. This means a lot to my daughter. If you are looking for a piano teacher I highly recommend Mrs. Bonnie."
Pennie
Took Piano lessons from Bonnie P.
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"Edward really worked with my kids, taking into account what they wanted to learn, and how they wanted to learn it. This was great, because one was more focused on classical music, and the other on pop. He brought notes, and sent emails, and generally kept me very well updated on their progress. I would definitely recommend him as a teacher!"
Margot
Took Piano lessons from Edward E.
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"Mr. Paul was my son's piano teacher and we would highly recommend him! Mr. Paul is so knowledgeable and passed this and his enthusiasm on to my son. He is an excellent teacher."
Brandon Lee
Took Piano lessons from Paul W.
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"Buzz has been a great teacher so far. He is a true professional who tailors instruction to meet the needs of every student. Super personable! Great guy! Highly recommended."
Ellis
Took Piano lessons from Buzz A.
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"We have only had one class but Lonze was great with my son! Charismatic, engaging and patient! Looking forward to the next class!"
Roman
Took Piano lessons from Lonze R.
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"I let people know that Bethany is a great teacher. She makes my lessons fun an challenging. I would recommend her to any one she is awsome"
Sydney
Took Piano lessons from Bethany R.
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Last October my daugther received piano lessons as a gift for her birthday. We started taking lessons with Maureen in November, my daugther, who had just turned 6 was very excited to start classes. Maureen had been very patient with her and caters to her ability and age. Sometimes my daugther gets discouraged, because she feels like she isn't progresing as fast as she would like, but after class she is always excited and ready to come home and continue practicing. Overall, I am pleased with our experience thus far. Maureen is very accommodating and is equipping my daugther with the skills she needs to be a successful piano player."
Crystal
Took Piano lessons from Maureen S.
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"Very patient with first timers, extremely nice and welcoming. good teaching techniques."
Hany
Took Piano lessons from Leanna L.
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