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Berkeley Composition Lessons

Kevy Nova Guitar/Bass/Ukulele Live Video Lessons

Kevy Nova Guitar/Bass/Ukulele Live Video Lessons

5.0 15 Reviews
Kevin North is a songwriter, singer, and pianist who offers flexible rates for guitar, drum, and bass guitar and music composition classes, and more. Kevin North can help you make your own music with their music composition courses. This romantic music composer has also been writing and arranging music for many years.
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Dillon Vado's School Of Music

Dillon Vado's School Of Music

5.0 11 Reviews
Learn how to compose music under the guidance of Dillon Vado. Dillon Vado is a highly commendable expert who offers music composition courses. Aside from music composition lessons, this popular individual also teaches percussion, arrangement and composition, and xylophone to interested students across the globe.
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Reverb Lessons

Reverb Lessons

5.0 10 Reviews
Learn how to compose music with the assistance of a skilled and experienced pro like Lana A.. Let Lana A. provide you with quality and efficient music composition lessons. In addition to music composition, this reputable individual also offers professional, fun and interactive voice, organ, and banjo lessons to various students.
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Mansfield Music

Mansfield Music

5.0 5 Reviews
Ernie Mansfield is a professional music teacher who provides exceptional music composition instruction services. Let these experts help you learn in no time. This professional music teacher also offers country guitar, classical guitar, and clarinet, and many more.
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Theory Of Music

Theory Of Music

5.0 4 Reviews
Learn to compose music with the help of a pro from Theory Of Music. This efficient pro has been teaching music theory, ableton, and composition classes for 18 years. This experienced pro also provides engaging lessons in ableton, composition, and music theory.
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HeShe Music

HeShe Music

5.0 3 Reviews
I “customize” my teaching to each individual, which  helps the student take ownership of their compositional “life” so they can realize their goals in a positive, exciting way. 
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Bay Area Musical Mentors

Bay Area Musical Mentors

5.0 2 Reviews
Jakob Pek is a top-rated teacher who offers guitar, piano, and electric guitar. Jakob is among the music teachers who provide exemplary guitar, piano, and electric guitar lessons for kids and adults. This quality and unique individual is also available for instructions in music theory, composition, and music performance.
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Mark Banning Music Lessons

Mark Banning Music Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
Mark is one of the music composers who conduct lessons for various people. This experienced pro is a good choice. These amiable pros are known to offer music composition classes, composition, blues guitar, and bass guitar, and more.
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Jazzmaster Workout

Jazzmaster Workout

5.0 1 Review
A lifetime of experience in performing and teaching all kinds of music. Focus is on developing a very thorough understanding of all aspects of jazz improvisation. Develop knowledge, ears, chops. Appropriate for all instruments and all levels. Former teacher at Berklee College, SF State Univ., and director of jazz at Hayward State Univ. Ability to relate to students of all insts. and levels. 50 years experience.
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ModernTone Studios

ModernTone Studios

5.0 1 Review
ModernTone Studios is a state of the art recording and teaching facility in Lafayette, CA. It is a truly unique place that caters to beginners, intermediate students, and advanced players who are looking to go pro. Run by performing artists and musicians who specialize in a wide variety of styles and genres, ModernTone aims to provide professional instruction, guidance, and support that empower people to realize and fulfill their potential and achieve their musical dreams. Whether you are a child or an adult, a casual player or an aspiring musician, we would love to share our passion, experience, and knowledge with you. Welcome to ModernTone ... View Profile
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Kona Wind Productions Inc.

Kona Wind Productions Inc.

5.0 1 Review
Compose music better when you enroll in the courses offered by Kona Wind Productions Inc.. They also offer piano, flute, and clarinet for beginner and intermediate students. This professional instructor also provides music composition lessons personalized to the goals of each student.
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Kenn Gartner Concerts Inc.

Kenn Gartner Concerts Inc.

5.0 1 Review
Want to learn to compose music the proper way? This notable and experienced individual is a musician, composer and producer who loves helping their students achieve their individual goals. This affable person also provide music composition classes and classical voice, songwriting, and music theory and more.
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Omid Zoufonoun Guitar Lessons

Omid Zoufonoun Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
Learn to compose music with the extensive experience and guidance of Omid Zoufonoun. Omid offers cello, music theory, and blues guitar lessons. Check out and try Omid Zoufonoun if you need music performance, acoustic guitar, and ear training lessons as this pro teaches and mentors kids and adults.
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William Tennant Piano Studio

William Tennant Piano Studio

William Tennant is a patient and dependable person who offers fun music composition classes. This top-quality professional provides music composition instruction and classical piano, ear training, and accompaniment lessons. Courses tackle music composition as well as composition, ear training, and piano.
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Daniel White Guitar

Daniel White Guitar

I teach student centered guitar lessons. I teach to the song, or whatever it is the student is after. What i want to do is get them playing as soon as possible, this creates circular motivation and keeps the learning cycle moving forward. I’ve been teaching guitar, recording arts and general music in a private school for the past 6 years and i love it, this is supplemental. I’ve been in bands, made records and toured internationally. Last year i toured the UK and some of mainland Europe with my band. I teach blues, rock, metal, jazz, country and folk styles. I also have a bachelors in music from Beeklee College of Music in Boston ... View Profile
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Guitar, Bass,Ukulele, Music Theory, And Improvisation Lessons

Guitar, Bass,Ukulele, Music Theory, And Improvisation Lessons

Begin the musical journey of a lifetime with easy guitar lessons from Geoff Svendsgaard. He has 22 years experience and offers private guitar lessons for all ages and skill levels with free first lesson. Geoff has the experience, diversity, and patience to guide you to your goals! "It amazes me after all these years in discovering new and fresh insights while teaching my students. It's from the help of my students that I have been able to build such a strong catalog of songs that they enjoy learning. If you are a beginner or an advanced player, it doesn't take long for me to identify the tools and practice exercises that will be personally ta ... View Profile
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Matthew Montfort Guitar And Music Lessons

Matthew Montfort Guitar And Music Lessons

Guitarist Matthew Montfort is known as a world guitar innovator and an inspiring music instructor who helps students of all levels and ages learn whatever style they desire. He is on the 100 Greatest Acoustic Guitarists list at DigitalDreamDoor.com along with such luminaries as Michael Hedges, Leo Kottke, Chet Atkins, John Fahey, Adrian Legg, Merle Travis, John Renbourn, Tommy Emmanuel, Doc Watson, Pierre Bensusan, Toni Rice, Alex De Grassi, Stefan Grossman, Artie Traum, Joni Mitchell, and Peppino D'Agostino. He is the leader of the world music group Ancient Future, a skilled music producer, a composer, and ... View Profile
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McAllister Music Studio

McAllister Music Studio

Piano, Voice, and Songwriting Lessons for Children and Adults At MMS, we infuse strong fundamentals (note reading, music theory, proper technique) with playing by ear, improvisation, and songwriting. The idea is that students have a solid backbone of understanding and execution AND can get creative with music from the very beginning. The end result is true musicianship and passion for playing! And we do this by pulling from the music that our students love and are inspired by. There are also many opportunities within our studio for performance, collaboration, and expansion. To inquire, please visit our website or email [email protected] ... View Profile
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Music Lessons With Adam Lowdermilk

Music Lessons With Adam Lowdermilk

Lessons are catered specifically towards the interests of each student, and will include constructing a detailed lesson plan that maps out goals and helps you reach them promptly.  My aim is to provide a solid foundation of technique, theory, practical application, and most importantly, fun!  We can also work on improvisation, reading, walking bass, learning songs, or anything else you’d like. I can confidently say that my biggest strength as a teacher is a high level of dedication towards the success of my students. I spend a lot of time outside of lessons preparing unique materials for each person, and always st ... View Profile
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Musically Minded Academy

Musically Minded Academy

We know that music is in the heart of every thriving community. We teach because that “ah ha” moment, the moment when a light shines in a student’s eyes, is the most satisfying moment of our day. We choose this work because we love to speak through music and to share the power of expressing what words alone cannot communicate. We share ourselves and our stories in our music because in doing so, we create a haven where musicians and music lovers alike come to share in the joy of sound. We are Musically Minded and we invite you to join us! ... View Profile
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851 Music Studio

851 Music Studio

851 Music Studio is the most well-established music school in the North Bay Area. All ages, beginners to advanced players welcome. Private and group lessons with our professional staff will accelerate your developing musicianship, dramatically if you practice? After you check our web-site at http://www.851musicstudio.com/ why not give us a call? =-)
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Wanda Cook, Master Piano Instructor - Young Artists Conservatory Of Music

Wanda Cook, Master Piano Instructor - Young Artists Conservatory Of Music

I am a piano instructor with over 35 years of experience. I consider students I select to study with me as partners who wish to unlock their potential both as a pianist and a musician.  Becoming a pianist is the experience of mastering techniques and skills for proper use of an acoustic piano.   Becoming a musician is the the cohesion between emotional, relational, cognitive and artistic development applied to the skills of piano playing.  I train students to "listen" and adjust to more proper technique in order to address the freedom of expressing how and why any piece can be played or performed with joy.   I typically te ... View Profile
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Music Lessons In The Sunset

Music Lessons In The Sunset

Mission Statement: To help music students play complete songs on the piano with both hands in the first lesson, even if they have no music experience and to have them playing their favorite songs within the first month.  I have developed methods to get you playing songs on the piano quickly without learning how to read music or practicing scales and exercises. I have a system using spreadsheets to learn piano arrangements, thereby avoiding the complication of learning to read music at the outset. You will have plenty to keep you busy including learning note names, fingering, hand positions and basic left hand chords. This method has met ... View Profile
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Larry Tasse Piano, Voice, Songwriting And Music Lessons

Larry Tasse Piano, Voice, Songwriting And Music Lessons

Hello, I would be happy to teach you and help you reach your piano, voice, songwriting and music goals.  Music is my passion.  As a pianist I have played in a variety of bands accompanying some great singers and instrumentalist and along the way I have taught some very wonderful students.  Since I have retired from the road I am sharing my experience, strength, hope and passion with my students. If you want to learn how to play the piano, sing, write music or are coming back or continuing on with your music experience, I will teach and provide you with the skills and the passion that I learned in all my years playing as a piani ... View Profile
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Beginning Piano With Josh Casey

Beginning Piano With Josh Casey

I will meet you at your level and help you achieve your goals by patiently guiding you through technique, performance, theory, and composition. I want to help you succeed at whatever you want to achieve from the craft. Let me help you today by showing you how to achieve the results you are looking for as a musician and or artist. I specialize in keyboards, sound design, music production, electronic music, beginner piano, and Audio engineering. I have taught younger kids for almost a decade and adults for the last half. I find joy in helping people achieve their goals and grow as artists. Music is just one of the beautiful tools we can use to ... View Profile
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Village Music

Village Music

Village Music provides fun, inspiring music lessons to students of all ages and ability levels. Located at 9th ave and Judah in the Inner Sunset district, we provide quality, individual lessons to enable the musician in each person. All the teachers here are professional musicians as well as long time teachers who have worked with people from all backgrounds. Whether it's a six year old being introduced to music for the first time, or an adult looking to find their own creative voice, we can provide the right environment for him/her. ... View Profile
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Ryan Susoev

Ryan Susoev

I have been a musician since I was 10 years old picking up the trumpet and ever since I have played in bands in and out of school. I have played guitar in jazz bands since I was 14 and in rock/blues bands since I was 15. I started drumming at 15 years old and piano at 16. I graduated high school with the John Phillip Sousa Award and a music scholarship and went on to major in music composition in college. I am now 27 years old, living in Berkeley as a freelance musician and tutor. What you get with me is a long time player with lots of schooling and experience. ... View Profile
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Music 4 Life

Music 4 Life

Learn to compose music with the assistance of an admirable and personable pro like Kelly Burge. Kelly offers voice, composition, and music performance for private students. Their interactive classes include music performance, voice, and vocal training and more.
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