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Katie P.

27 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks German, Italian, French, English
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Katie P.

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Get a strong technical foundation. Build your repertoire. Prepare for auditions.

About Katie

Hello! I am Katie P. and I have been teaching for three years. In 2016, I received my Bachelor's of Music in Vocal Performance from James Madison University and my Masters of Music in Vocal Performance from Peabody in 2018. While I attended Peabody, I lived with my parents in Bel Air, so I taught th

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Linda
Had an excellent 1st lesson. Thank you.
Helen
I came to the lesson not knowing what is going to happen and a bit apprehensive. Katie made me feel very comfortable. I was able to learn how to use my breathing better in the short 30 minutes we met. I am looking forward to more lessons.
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Justin M.

66 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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Justin M.

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After 20 years of playing and a BA in Music, I know how to break down the mandolin and teach it to anyone willing to learn. I take the 80/20 approach to learning mandolin and will get you up and playing in no time. If you are tired of trying to figure out how to learn mandolin online or you feel stuck at your current level, then I can show you the most effective and efficient way to get your playing to the next level. Lessons will teach you the following:

* songs you actually want to play
* how to read music and tablature
* music theory tailored to suit your needs
* composition and improvisation
* performance practices and music history
* how to play solo pieces and jam with your friends

About Justin

Like most guitarists, I had always wanted to play the guitar as a little kid. Luckily, my parents finally caved to the request (ok ok, incessant begging) and I began my guitar journey at the age of 11. After now 20 years of playing and 12 years of teaching, I am excited to share my experience and th

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Lauren
Justin is teaching me music just not how to play the ukulele. Really appreciate his individual approach which incorporates my learning style. When needed, Justin picks up when I need a change of strategy. I am a very very beginner and have learned so much so far.
Isaiah H.
I "shopped around" for a great teacher on this site.

For many new lesson takers, not only do you have no clue about your instrument, you aren't even sure what makes a great teacher!

So here are some things to look out for in a first lesson:

Your teacher should be personable and interested in your musical experience and taste. Ask them what they like! You might hear something you want to learn.

If you mention some level of experience, they will ask you to play something you either know or have been working on. This is important!

Then, preferably, they will ask why you have chosen your instrument and what you want to be able to do with it (i.e. do you want to play in a band, or just play your favorite songs for your family gatherings).

All of this allows you to relax and not worry too much about performing too much during your first lesson.

More importantly, it gives the instructor a clear path on how to work with YOU. The more they know about your current level, the better your experience and learning progress will be.

For absolute beginners, I would hope that they have a simple melody for you to learn right then and there by watching and playing with them.

Well, Justin knocked it out of the park! And then some.

He showed that he is willing to customize teaching to your style, as well.

I learn by ear, so he knew how to use that as an advantage for learning the fretboard and notes. Instead of giving me a paper with chords on it, he challenged me to use my knowledge and play around more thoughtfully to figure out what the names are for notes and chords I'm already playing.

Please, don't hesitate to work with Justin. The price is beyond fair! Especially since other teachers in the same price ranges are between 2-4 stars.

Thanks, Justin!
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Tina D.

81 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2004
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Tina D.

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I've played flute for about 15 years and enjoy teaching beginners and intermediate players.

About Tina

Hello! I've been teaching private lessons for over 15 years. I am Assistant Director of Bands at the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL. I have degrees in music education and conducting, and I was a high school music teacher & band director in the Philadelphia area for 7 years. I also work

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Jennifer W.

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  • Masters of Music from Azusa Pacific University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
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Jennifer W.

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I have performed on 6 Broadway National Tours and have a Masters in Music Education! Please check out my website jenniferwilcove.weebly.com for a full bio and resume!

About Jennifer

Hi folks! I've been teaching for the last decade and love working with all skills and all ages. I am encouraging, supportive, disciplined, and helpful. I have a Masters in Music Education, and a tremendous amount of regional performance experience, including the last four years during which I par

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Matthew K.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Sport and Fitness from Manchester College
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Matthew K.

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Online training is via Zoom, we work on 1v1 moves, ball control, different kicking techniques and many more.

Session plans will be a mixture of challenging and enjoyable drills. Sessions depend on the players age, ability and their goals.

With semi pro playing experience in Manchester, UK and over 10 years experience coaching all over the world you are guaranteed to learn some new tricks and tips.

About Matthew

Hi, there! My name is Coach Matthew and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2009 and have loved helping my students achieve their goals. I went to Manchester College and earned a degree in Sports and Fitness in 2008. I'm a qualified and professional coach and my teachi

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Shiv P.
Skillful, professional and patient. Great coach!
Shea
It has great! My daughter learned a lot!
Mary
Me and my 9 yr old daughter thinks Matthew is amazing, I will be booking more lessons for sure.
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Jason M.

104 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Associate of Arts in Music and Business from KPC, University of Alaska Anchorage
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Jason M.

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Fully Vaccinated as of 5/19/21!!
Basic Chords, Rhythm Techniques, Intermediate Chords, Blues, Jazz, Folk, Adult Contemporary, Country and Pop.

Artists like Jason Mraz, Green Day, Taylor Swift, the Eagles, Johnny Cash, John Mayer, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, Robert Johnson, the Who, Pink Floyd and more are great to play on the acoustic guitar. I have the techniques to get you those sounds.

I also teach songwriting, so if you aren't the type to play other people songs and want to write some of your own I have an extensive background to help get you on the road to accomplishing your goals.

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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Thank you so much for your passion in teaching. My daughter is a big fan of Math now! Have a nice day, Catherine"
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"He is excellent! Very engaging and knows his stuff. I highly recommend Matt. This review is after only 1 lesson and I’m very excited to continue to work with him."
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Took GMAT lessons from Matthew H.
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"We really enjoyed our first class. My daughter could really connect well with Bonnie and we appreciated her great feedback & suggestions. Looking forward to the future sessions!"
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Took Creative Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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"My son had to take the ACT for grad school and did not have enough time to prepare thoroughly. Bill was able to clarify all the majority of my son's questions and drilled on particular questions that gave him trouble. The preparation genuinely helped as my son received a 33 overall on the ACT."
Olivia
Took ACT lessons from Bill L.
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"He was very polite and courteous when I spoke with him on the phone. He’s a keeper."
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Took Pre Calculus lessons from Daniel F.
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Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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Took Math lessons from Joanne T.
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"Ms. Julissa really cares about my daughter learning, she is engaging and comes prepared to get the most of their time together. Great teacher!"
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Took Elementary Math lessons from Julissa F.
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