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Michael C.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Japanese
  • Master of Music in Composition from Temple University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Michael C.

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I build up technique and musicality, beginning with scales and instructional books which provide pieces of increasing difficulty. While this is a more traditionally classical method of learning, I also enjoy playing in other styles such as popular and anime music. Especially because of my personal interests, I am very open to teaching you the genres that you are interested in performing.

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About Michael

Hello I'm Michael! I am a violinist and composer with a diverse skill set and 17 years of experience. I learn and grow as I pass on my knowledge and constantly find ways to better serve my students and help them achieve their goals.

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Bruce R.
Michael is so patient (& talented). Very knowledgeable and calm demeanor. Looking forward to more lessons
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Paige Q
I have been a student of Michael’s for approximately 7 months. My only previous experience with violin had been one year in elementary school band class and 8 months with a private teacher. When my private teacher’s lesson schedule changed, I was introduced to Michael and was greatly impressed by his skill level and teaching style. I have learned so much more than I had expected in each lesson, like how to self-tune, use a metronome, shift, and various other techniques. Michael constantly offers feedback on how I can execute techniques better, and I feel that this helps me to learn more effectively. He is always challenging me by giving me harder pieces and scales. I have even been told by my high school orchestra conductor that I have improved so much and she is constantly surprised by how fast I am learning. I highly recommend having Michael as a teacher for anyone looking to learn how to play the violin.
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Dr. D. B.

56 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Doctor of Education from University of Phoenix
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dr. D. B.

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New York State Certification, including Spanish and Bilingual Spanish Endorsements. Native Spanish proficiency. Tutor Spanish and have taught Spanish at UMUC and other educational institutions.

With English, I have taught English Composition, College Composition, College Writing, Public Speaking, and Interpersonal Communication at the college level.

About Dr. D.

Greetings! I am a dynamic educator with comprehensive knowledge and experience in the education and business fields. I have extensive experience mentoring and helping students develop research, writing, critical and creative thinking skills, as well as to establish goals and determine plans for

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Girlie
Since our 11 year old daughter, Ella has had lessons with Dr. D., she no longer gets anxious or stressed about Common Core Math. Ella says Dr. D. is kind and sweet, and she doesn't ever feel bad about not knowing the answers to questions. Dr. D. personalizes her lessons to our school district's Common Core curriculum and sends us emails on how Ella is doing after every lesson. Ella looks forward to her lessons with Dr. D. and she has really gained confidence in approaching math. We are so fortunate to have found Dr. D. and we give her our highest recommendation:)
Rasheedah S.
I love my experience with Dr. B!
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Jennifer V.

26 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Third Place Performer from Torch Music Fest
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Jennifer V.

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I have been a Musical Theatre performer for years and I am still studying singing, acting and dancing. I put a lot of importance to voice training, technique and acting warm-ups.

About Jennifer

Lehman College, Bachelors of Fine Arts, Graduate! I am a Musical Theatre Performer. I perform all the time and believe that learning new and different techniques including warm-ups are of importance when it comes to the art of performing. I teach singing, acting and other subjects too, check them ou

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James
I am now more outspoken and less anxious at my job from studying improv!
Boris
I learned how to sing so much better!
Marcia
I am learning to speak Spanish with Jennifer. She’s so patient and very thorough. She ensures understanding of the material before moving on. Even her tests are fun. Not only is she a wonderful teacher, she’s very caring and kind. I look forward to my classes. 100% recommend!
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Billy D.

46 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded The Musicianship Award for Excellence in Music Theory and Composition from Frank Sinatra School of the Arts
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Billy D.

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I have a lot of experience studying composition and composing my own music. Whether you are looking to write pop music, or larger symphonic works, I will provide you with the tools necessary to do so. We would take any music that inspires you, learn it, analyze it, and use it as a basis for writing your own music.

About Billy

I am a professional musician based in New York City with a degree from the New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music. I have many years of teaching and performing experience, touring all across Europe and played at many venues such as Carnegie Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, the Jazz Standard, and Sm

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Dennis H.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Hungarian, English
  • Teaches students 15 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dennis H.

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Learn why certain scales fit over certain chords. How to improvise. Learn chord substitution, comping, soloing, chord-melody.

About Dennis

With a bachelor's degree in music from Rutgers University, I began teaching guitar over 20 years ago. I have recorded with Larry Coryell and many other artists over the course of my career. My teaching style is direct and to the point. We will go through all the necessary theory of music and apply

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It's been a great experience taking lessons from Dennis. He is clearly very knowledgeable about the subject matter, and is very patient and clear in his teaching instructions. He also takes the time to explain the theory behind the instructions and strives to keep every session interesting and fun.
Rick Payne
Dennis makes you comfortable right away. Very easy to relate to. He moves at a pace his students are comfortable with. I look forward to MANY more lessons.
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Jason M.

104 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Associate of Arts in Music and Business from KPC, University of Alaska Anchorage
  • Awarded Voyage Air Guitar VAD-06 from ASCAP
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Jason M.

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Everything. The basics, the rhythms, the tempo, improvisation. Key signatures and scales to keep your fingers moving.

I7 IV7 V7 progressions, the 12 and 8-bar blues. You name your goal and I can help. Jimi Hendrix, SRV, Kenny Wayne Shepard, BB King, Muddy Waters, Eric Johnson, Robert Johnson, Keb Mo, John Mayer, Eric Clapton, and more!

About Jason

-=FULL VACCINATED as of 5/19/21!!=-TakeLessons.com Instructor since it's inception, Jason M. is available for in person and online lessons worldwide leaving no stone un-turned! Jason has been playing guitar for over 20 years, ukulele, bass, banjo and keyboard for over 10 and teaching music in gen

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Phoenix L.
My son, 9, loves Jason!
Mark
patient, thorough in explaining things
James S.
Five Stars for the teacher.
Three Stars for technology.
Patient, knowledgeable, easy to work with.
Did I say patient?
A fantastic ear and knows what I need to accomplish.
In time, Jason will help me master my goal and in time to jam with friends this summer.
Cheers.

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"Rob is very knowledgeable, enthusiastic about teaching, and clear! I'm looking forward to my next lesson already!"
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Took Guitar lessons from Rob S.
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"Mandy is an absolute delight! She is so patient and understanding, not to mention she makes her lessons so fun! She has motivated me to continue my guitar path and I couldn’t recommend anyone better! Do yourself a favor and take her!"
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"We absolutely LOVE Jerry! My 10 yr. old daughter has been taking lessons with Jerry for 2 years now and my 8 year old son has been taking lessons for one year. My daughter has advanced so much and she loves to play. She says what she likes most is that Jerry is very patient and he is very kind and understanding. My son learns in a completely different way than my daughter and Jerry has mastered both of their personalities. Almost anything goes with my daughter but my son loses interest quickly. One day Jerry showed up with Star Wars music. We haven't been able to keep him off the piano since. He will get up before school in the morning and practice. Best experience ever!!!"
Michelle
Took Piano lessons from Jerry S.
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"Andrea is a very patient and easy to work with instructor!"
Stephanie
Took Classical Voice lessons from Andrea Z.
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Took Drum lessons from Jennifer P.
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Took Trumpet lessons from Antonia B.
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"I took a group class with Arlys and it was a great experience! She is a wonderful singer with the most amazing energy."
Leila
Took Vocal Training lessons from Arlys A.
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"He's a great teacher! He teaches around students knowledge and ability. It was an awesome lesson"
Caitlin
Took Guitar lessons from Avi B.
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"My daughter was very nervous before her first lesson and almost didn't want go up to the door. When I arrived to pick her up after the lesson, she was all smiles and was skipping out door because she had so much fun! Awesome teacher!"
Emilia
Took Vocal Training lessons from Natalie H.
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"Bobby was very patient and encouraging. Can't wait for our next session!"
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Took Trombone lessons from Bobby S.
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