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Ben Cohen Guitar Lessons

Ben Cohen Guitar Lessons

5.0 12 Reviews
Take guitar lessons from a true professional! Ben Cohen is one of the most in-demand rock/shred guitarists in LA, not just as an instructor, but also as a hired gun for pro touring bands and as a pro studio musician. Ben currently plays guitar for international-touring Video Game Metal band PowerGlove, as well as national-touring Progressive Metal band Lattermath. Although he specializes in taking rock and metal guitarists to the next level, Ben's lesson plans are customized to fit each student's goals, level, and stylistic preferences. With over 18 years of professional teaching, performing, and recording experience and a Professional Music ... View Profile
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Lessons From Me 2 U

Lessons From Me 2 U

5.0 10 Reviews
Hello! My name is Aimee and I am looking forward to meeting you. This year is my 18th in this industry and I love helping my students achieve their musical goals. I believe every student is unique and therefore feel it is necessary to give each student a learning approach that is suitable to their individual ability. Every lesson with me will provide to the student consistent advancement in musical knowledge. Whether it is Playing guitar, Singing, ( or both), or Playing piano, I will help you get where you want to be. I do incorporate in the Lesson Plan, learning Music Theory to the applied instrument. I encourage a positive approach to learn ... View Profile
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Reverb Lessons

Reverb Lessons

5.0 10 Reviews
Reverb Lessons is on a mission to make learning to play, sing or create music as easy as possible. Unlike a traditional music lesson company, Reverb Lessons has designed its customer experience around you: simply sign up online, book a time with your instructor and explore your creative side. You have the choice of taking lessons online, at the instructor's location, or at your place — whatever works best for you. All payment is taken care of head of time, so no need to worry about having cash for your lesson. Reverb Lessons puts all of its teachers through a rigorous interview process, ensuring that only the best instructors help you learn t ... View Profile
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MusicTutorLA.com

MusicTutorLA.com

5.0 7 Reviews
Music Tutor LA is a Los Angeles based music teacher collective of Berklee College of Music Alumni professionals currently working in the industry.  We offer private music instruction in many different programs of study for aspiring musicians and music college preparatory counseling to those musicians hoping to attend a music college or pursue a degree in music after high school.   Our teachers are highly proficient in teaching many music subjects such as Piano, Voice, Music Theory, Composition, Songwriting, Music Production/Recording, Ear Training, and a Custom program which gives a student the opportunity to learn a combination of ... View Profile
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Dr. Aleksei Takenouchi Piano Studio

Dr. Aleksei Takenouchi Piano Studio

5.0 7 Reviews
I was born in Japan of Russian-Japanese musician parents, My father, Vladimir Takenouchi studied in Vienna under Emil Sauer, renowned student of Franz Liszt. From my early age, I was coached by Russian concert pianists and professors from Russia. At age 15, I went to Rome, Italy, to study with Professor Renzo Silvestri who was head of the Santa Cecilia and also with the famous pianist Carlo Zecchi. I am a graduate of Royal College of Music, London, De Paul University (M. Mus.) and Doctorate from Northwestern University (1987). I am laureate of several international competitions including the Viardo Int'l Piano Competition. The competitio ... View Profile
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Leon Rubenhold Guitar/Harmonica Lessons/GuitarFace Productions

Leon Rubenhold Guitar/Harmonica Lessons/GuitarFace Productions

5.0 4 Reviews
Guitar and Harmonica lessons with me take place in the following locations: at student's home in the Los Angeles area or my studio in Santa Monica. Guitar techniques taught include; rhythm guitar, lead guitar, fingerpicking, slide guitar in open and standard tuning. Song writing with recording and production services available also.
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Noel's Guitar Lessons

Noel's Guitar Lessons

5.0 4 Reviews
I teach how to play music by ear. Learning music is like learning a language. You have to learn how to listen, and how to speak. I teach my students to be able to speak the language of music naturally, just like a language. Topics covered:  Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerstyle, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Songwriting
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Lea Oliver Piano Studio

Lea Oliver Piano Studio

5.0 3 Reviews
I have been teaching piano for 4 decades and I love it! I have teaching experience at all levels, from kindergarten through university, and just retired as the Director of Keyboard Studies at Hamilton High School Academy of Music in Los Angeles where I taught beginners to very advanced students. My students say that I am a kind and patient but thorough teacher, and that my lessons are fun. My goal is to help you experience the joy of music while learning to play well, whether you a beginner, intermediate or advanced pianist. Lessons are individualized to meet the needs and interests of each student. My students are also offered many ... View Profile
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Drum Lessons In LA

Drum Lessons In LA

5.0 3 Reviews
There’s a lot of stuff out there to learn from, but the content alone is not enough. The information overload can leave you overwhelmed and confused about what to do to move forward. There is no “one size fits all” program out there that works for everyone. You need personal guidance and coaching. My name is Stefano Ashbridge and I love to help drummers perfect the art of hitting things. Together we will work to overcome your frustrations and pinpoint exactly what you need to make maximum improvement in the shortest time possible.I will teach you to be creative with what you learn. Our lessons together will give you the gui ... View Profile
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Ivan Dantas - Violinist And Composer

Ivan Dantas - Violinist And Composer

5.0 2 Reviews
--- At this moment I'm not taking new students in Los Angeles, I'm only accepting Skype students due to a job position in Brazil that forces me to travel often. Music theory and violin lessons work great on skype and it cost less, since the teacher does not have to travel to your house.--- --They are not good only for someone who is completely new to the violin, since in the very beginning it is fundamental to be able to correct posture. If that's your case I can recomend a good violin teacher in the Los Angeles area. --- I was seven years old when I had my first contact with the violin. A violin teacher, who was offering lessons after school ... View Profile
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Academy Of Music And Fine Arts

Academy Of Music And Fine Arts

5.0 2 Reviews
The Academy of Music and Fine Arts has been providing art and music lessons for children and adults of all ages since 1999. Based on a solid foundation of intellectually informed, hands-on instruction, we have a long history of producing students of the highest caliber. Many of our students go on to win state and national competitions and gain acceptance into music programs at top-tier universities, and some have had the privilege to perform at world-class arenas such as Carnegie hall by special invitation. We pride ourselves on our faculty of distinguished musicians and artists with a diverse cross-section of accomplishments, creating an env ... View Profile
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Kat’s Guitar Lessons

Kat’s Guitar Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
My name is Kathleen Alpurado. I'm 22 years old and have been playing guitar for about 8-9 years now. I primarily play fingerstyle guitar and have been teaching beginners on and off since 2015. Each lesson is different based on the learning style of each guitarist, but what I teach is all the same. Chords, scales, and songs. For more intermediate players, I teach how to read and write music as well as to compose music. I will also teach fingerstyle if student is interested. If interested, I am able to teach ukulele as well.  ... View Profile
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Chris Reeve Drum Lessons (ANZUS Artists)

Chris Reeve Drum Lessons (ANZUS Artists)

5.0 2 Reviews
Hi there, fellow lovers of drumming! Thanks for checking out my page! Let’s play drums. (A little about Chris..) Chris Reeve is an Australian Drummer/Multi-instrumentalist based in Los Angeles, CA, with 20+ years of experience including extensive touring throughout U.S.A, Europe, U.K., and Australia. He currently plays drums for the platinum U.S. rock band, Filter. Chris also has 14 years teaching/clinic experience at various schools, academies, colleges, and world reknown schools such as M.I. in Los Angeles. ... View Profile
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Learn Guitar With Ricky

Learn Guitar With Ricky

5.0 2 Reviews
In one way or another I have been in the music business my entire life. Playing for TV shows or in concerts, teaching, or a sideman for casuals, music has always been my life and passion. I have been playing since I was 11 years old and started playing professionally since I was 13. I have pre-made lesson plans that cover many styles and all levels of the guitar. I have a great upbeat disposition, am self-motivated, reliable, and love to go to work every day! Thank you for your time and consideration. Sincerely, Ricky Katz Beginning to Advanced Guitar Lessons available. Electric or Acoustic Guitar. SKILLS I CAN TEACH YOU: • Playing songs t ... View Profile
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Natalia Hudson Piano Studio

Natalia Hudson Piano Studio

5.0 2 Reviews
Natalia has performed as a soloist, accompanist, and chamber musician throughout the U.S. and Western Europe in numerous festivals and concerts.  She was awarded the Isabella Mebane Piano Performance Scholarship while pursuing her BA in piano performance. She received a Masters of Arts in Teaching Music degree from USC. 0 0 1 152 867 M 7 2 1017 14.0 Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE ... View Profile
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Giorgi Mikadze - Piano Lessons

Giorgi Mikadze - Piano Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
Great piano lessons by experienced, educated, and internationally acclaimed pianist and composer! I hold degrees from the Berklee College of Music and Manhattan School of Music I am a caring teacher devoted to developing a unique curriculum for each of my students. All are welcome, from beginner to advanced students. I have availability during the earlier part of week-days, and also on week-ends. Beginners will develop: - Basic pianistic and musical skills - Sense of discipline - Imagination - Sight reading Intermediate and advanced level students will work in addition on: - Participation in recitals, workshops and competitions - Preparation ... View Profile
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ROKK Entertainment

ROKK Entertainment

5.0 1 Review
The art of Entertainment is a special and gratifying experience. To those students that want to learn the ability to perform in front of an audience flawlessly. Jakk at Rokk Entertainment can teach you the skills necessary to achive this and help with your future goals.  
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Arout Mikaelian Piano Lessons

Arout Mikaelian Piano Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I received my Master's Degree in Performance from Yerevan Conservatory in 1986. I became a member of Music Teachers' Association of California in 1995 and served on the board of directors for too many years. I have been teaching for over 25 years. My students have won awards from various prestigious competitions, including International Piano Competitions. Throughout the years, many of them have graduated from American collages majoring in music. I'm very patient but at times I can be demanding, especially when preparing a student for a competition. ... View Profile
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Andreas Emmanuel Guitar Lessons

Andreas Emmanuel Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
Are you interested in learning to play the guitar, or looking to take your guitar playing to the next level? I’m Andreas, Lead Guitarist, and I’m here to help. I’m a veteran of many rock n roll bands including Fatal Jamz, Snow Wite, T.E.A.M.S., Dom, and more and I’ve done studio sessions for acts on prominent indie labels such as Sub Pop and Mexican Summer. I have an open approach to teaching; we’ll focus on the areas YOU want to improve and the styles you want to play. I've got you covered whether you want to learn to strum the latest pop songs, rip a guitar solo, or delve deeper into theory. Enjoy lessons in t ... View Profile
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John Huldt's Music Lessons

John Huldt's Music Lessons

5.0 1 Review
Hi. My name is John Huldt. I'm originally from Sweden but have called Los Angeles home since 2006. I have about 15 years experience teaching and I also hold a teaching position at the Los Angeles College for Music. I teach all ages from 7 and up and all levels and most styles. My teaching philosophy is that if the student doesn't understand something, it's always the teachers fault and I individualize every lessons to each student.
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Betsy Grant Music

Betsy Grant Music

5.0 1 Review
Betsy has a year and a half of doctoral work, 40 years in performance, and 30 years in teaching, and has been composing for over 15. She especially enjoys working with those that want to develop their creativity through improvisation. She teaches at home in Santa Monica. Also, for those interested, she has over 10 years of vocal accompanying experience , and is available for hire as a vocal accompanist. She has also served as church pianist for the United Methodist, Episcopalian, Unitarian, and Christian Science churches over the past 40 years. Betsy is a dedicated composer and recording artist of her own original piano works. Miss Grant a ... View Profile
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Wild Coyotes Music

Wild Coyotes Music

5.0 1 Review
I teach each student as an individual, and guide their music education by what I sense is their optimum avenue of learning, based on their strengths, the music they love, and what they want to learn. BIO Tysa Goodrich began performing in coffee houses at age fifteen. She pursued a bachelor's in music theory and composition at Ohio State, then went out on tour as a keyboardist-singer-songwriter, traveling through 26 states and Canada with rock band “Blue Max” and show group "Little Rock." After six years on the road, including studio work in Nashville, she moved to Los Angeles, where she continued her career, performing at noted ev ... View Profile
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The Music Coaches, LLC

The Music Coaches, LLC

5.0 1 Review
The Music Coaches, LLC is a collection of professional musicians who are equally passionate about teaching. We offer lessons in a variety of instruments: piano, guitar, voice, drums, ukulele, flute and violin. Lessons take place in your home or via Skype. We also teach group music classes in the local area.  Several teachers at The Music Coaches, LLC are members of the Music Teacher's Association of California.  Students through The Music Coaches, LLC will have opportunities to perform, take music tests, and simply learn from the most knowledgable, fun and patient teachers in Southern California! ... View Profile
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Alice's Piano Lessons

Alice's Piano Lessons

5.0 1 Review
Hi! I love to teach and meet people. I am classically trained but I can also teach how to play a little bit of pop songs. I currently have a doctorate degree in piano performance at University of Southern California, and work as a staff pianist at Colburn School
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Vilova Teaching

Vilova Teaching

5.0 1 Review
Hello My name is Victoria Lova and I have been teaching languages as well as visual and performing arts for over 25 years. I graduated from Moscow University in 1989 where I studied visual and performing arts and hold MA of Arts in Education. I love my work and willing to adjust to your individual situation taking into consideration your particular needs and aspirations. Thank you for your interest
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Justin Smolian Guitar Lessons

Justin Smolian Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My teaching approach: I like to base my lessons around what the student wants to learn whether it be very strict classical guitar instruction or very relaxed lessons focused learning to jam with your friends. I always include technique and a little theory in my lessons but I prefer to end the lessons by teaching the student a song that he/she wants to learn so they have something fun to practice during the week My influences are: anyone who makes passionate music My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio or the student's home Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: All over the San Fernando valley Guitar Tech ... View Profile
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GregBurkherMusic.com

GregBurkherMusic.com

5.0 1 Review
Hi. I have been teaching all ages and levels of ability for 25 years now. I have two college 4 year degrees. I have no problems teaching kids or adults, and can supplement their learning as needed for any special occasion, including blind and disabled people. I have perfect pitch and teach musicianship,theory and composition as well as performance. I am also the house piano teacher at Cassell's music in San Fernando. I have also a engineering degree, but preferred to work as the musician. I love this job would be happy to hear from you. More about Greg Greg Burkher has been teaching piano lessons in Woodland Hills and The San Fernando Valley ... View Profile
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AllProMusicLessons.com

AllProMusicLessons.com

5.0 1 Review
 I am a full-time music teacher of  25 years teaching guitar, piano,bass, recording, and adding vocals to music .  I have a customized soundproof studio built for my students and teaching room .  I pour my heart  and experience with much patience and make it fun along the way for each student to master their  instrument 
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Live Guitar Lessons By Gio Lombardi

Live Guitar Lessons By Gio Lombardi

5.0 1 Review
I have more the two decades of professional experience in teaching guitar to kids, teens, adoults, individual classes and group classes. My students retention is measured in terms of years, when it comes to education you should invest your time and money with professionals because knowledge is power. Contact me now for more information!
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Neal Donner Violin Lessons

Neal Donner Violin Lessons

5.0 1 Review
Born in 1942, Neal Donner began his violin studies in 1950 with William Schroeder in Washington, DC. His education includes a Ph.D. in East Asian Philosophy and Religion (University of British Columbia, Canada, 1976). His young son’s Suzuki violin studies inspired him to embark on a career as a violin teacher. Turning avocation into vocation, he studied Suzuki pedagogy with Elizabeth Mills, Alice Joy Lewis, Margery Aber, Jackie Corina, Almita Vamos, John Kendall, James Maurer, Barbara Barber, Idell Low, and in Matsumoto, with Shinichi Suzuki. In 1982 he began to teach Suzuki violin professionally and now teaches students at be ... View Profile
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