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Hartford Music Theory Lessons

Jamie Sherwood Guitar Lessons

Jamie Sherwood Guitar Lessons

5.0 12 Reviews
My teaching approach: Welcome to SherStudios My motto is music can change everything if you let it into your life. I give lessons with a passion so everyone can enjoy the incredible world of music. Each student is taught specifically to his or hers interest and goals in a comfortable and affordable setting. I have a Bachelor's in Music from Hartt School of Music and have toured with signed bands as well as recorded for hundreds of artists. I have taught for 30 yrs. and sent many people to music school and prepared them for careers in music as well as given others a fun hobby to enjoy. Guitar, Bass, Mandolin, Banjo, Dobro and Lap Steel instruc ... View Profile
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Francesco Barone Guitar Lessons

Francesco Barone Guitar Lessons

4.8 5 Reviews
Francesco Barone is a leading classical guitar instructor in the Greater Hartford area and currently teaches at The Hartt Community Division and maintains a private studio. Francesco studied Classical Guitar Pedagogy at the Hartt School with Christopher Ladd and has had Suzuki training with Marylou Roberts. He has over ten years of teaching experience at institutions including The Hartt School of Music, Columbia University, Capital Community College, Middlesex Music Academy, Capital Preparatory Magnet School, Hebrew High School of New England, Settlement Music School and The Classical Guitar Store in Philadelphia, Pa.  The ... View Profile
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Bard Zero Music Education

Bard Zero Music Education

5.0 5 Reviews
Welcome to my lessons page! Trained in classical and jazz, I teach piano and guitar, as well as music theory and composition. I value proper technique, but also encourage musical exercises that require the participation of imagination, because that is where I believe the best music comes from. I've played music for over twenty-two years, classically trained on piano at the Tbilisi State Conservatoire, and studied Jazz Piano at Metropolitan State University of Denver. I played guitar for 15 years, having played in blues, rock, and flamenco groups, and also studied jazz on the instrument. I've taught ages 3-70 for eight years, currently te ... View Profile
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Matthew J. Horwich LLC

Matthew J. Horwich LLC

5.0 5 Reviews
Patient, Creative and Effective Tutor/Instructor for All Subjects, All Ages, All Cities Dear Parents and Students, May I be a personal tutor for you or your child? I have been successfully tutoring for over 12 years. I have great references and the highest ratings in this region. I graduated with honors, Summa Cum Laude from Case Western Reserve University, where I earned a Provost Academic Scholarship for my excellent test scores and made the Dean's List. In addition to teaching for public schools, I currently teach 20 private sessions each week, Kindergarten through 12th grade, as well as college students and business professionals. I have ... View Profile
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Matthew J. Horwich LLC

Matthew J. Horwich LLC

5.0 5 Reviews
Patient, Creative and Effective Tutor/Instructor for All Subjects, All Ages, All Cities Dear Parents and Students, May I be a personal tutor for you or your child? I have been successfully tutoring for over 12 years. I have great references and the highest ratings in this region. I graduated with honors, Summa Cum Laude from Case Western Reserve University, where I earned a Provost Academic Scholarship for my excellent test scores and made the Dean's List.   In addition to teaching for public schools, I currently teach 20 private sessions each week, Kindergarten through 12th grade, as well as college students and business professionals. ... View Profile
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Highland Guitar Studio

Highland Guitar Studio

5.0 4 Reviews
My teaching approach: I received my B.M.-classical guitar from Hartt in '96, but have played electric guitar since the beginning way back in '85. In my career as a professional guitarist, I've become proficient in many styles allowing me to play gigs ranging from musical theatre to classical weddings. As a teacher, I teach students about music through the style they want to learn. My aim is to make you self-sufficient. I have also written a beginning method book that teaches music fundamentals better than most of the methods out there. There is also an online component guiding students to playing songs correctly. My influences are: Segovia, H ... View Profile
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Bennett Daponte-Smith Lessons

Bennett Daponte-Smith Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
Bennett Daponte-Smith is a Connecticut-based multi-instrumentalist who has taught music since 2015. A recent graduate of NYU Steinhardt's jazz performance program and a student in Manhattan School of Music's Master's program, he plays and teaches guitar, piano, drums, trumpet, and bass. Additionally, he is a composer and songwriter and has an advanced knowledge of music theory. He has played in countless musical settings, including jazz groups, orchestras, classical competitions, wedding bands, and with singer-songwriters. If you are looking for a young, vibrant teacher to make you into a better musician, guitarist, pianist, bassist, drummer, ... View Profile
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Connie MacMillan, Simsbury, Ct. Piano Studio

Connie MacMillan, Simsbury, Ct. Piano Studio

4.5 2 Reviews
I have been a member of Connecticut State Music Teachers Association and the Music Teachers National Association.  With these credentials my students are eligible for all student recitals, theory programs, master classes, and competitions and programs put on by these organizations. I have been teaching for many years.  I teach mostly a clasically oriented program, but that includes  lots of games, the use of some techniology, recitals, and I teach primarily adults. ... View Profile
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MusicMakers International Academy

MusicMakers International Academy

5.0 2 Reviews
Hello!  MusicMakers is a family owned and run business which was founded in 1996 by Paula Penna, MMed., BMus.  For the past 22 + years we have been the  staple of the Greater Hartford Area arts education sector, providing thousands of children and families with progressive music education.  Paula currently has a student on The Voice, many students working in music as professionals in performance, composition, songwriting, music business, and entertainment law.   Our foundation is classical (since everything stems from here), which allows our students to explore any genre they want.  We instill passion and purpose ... View Profile
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James Bosco

James Bosco

5.0 2 Reviews
I have been teaching piano and band instruments (flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon, trumpet, trombone, and drums) for more than 30 years in the public schools as well as privately. I have instructed large groups and ensembles, as well as smaller musical groups in and out of the public schools. Performing in various Jazz groups throughout the state has enhanced my teaching knowledge in music education. My Masters degree in music education has enabled me to develop as a well rounded instrumental music teacher, and also as a flexible individual when it comes to understanding my students' musical needs. It is this vast experience which en ... View Profile
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Garnish Music Production

Garnish Music Production

5.0 1 Review
We are the world's boutique music production school
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M. Austin's Music Lessons

M. Austin's Music Lessons

5.0 1 Review
At M. Austin's Music Lessons, I believe that open communication builds trust between families and private instructors. I plan to get to know your child on a personal level to make sure each lesson we have together builds on their unique talents and skills. Every lesson will build on the previous knowledge we have established in the prior lessons so your child's musical abilities grow each week. I will have a B.M. in Music Education from Syracuse University after I graduate in May 2020. During my student teaching at Syracuse, I gave lessons to students ages 8-14 in all Concert Band instruments. My main instrument is the oboe, but I have traini ... View Profile
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Vandermeer Music Studio

Vandermeer Music Studio

5.0 1 Review
I am dedicated to providing the highest level of training for beginners to advanced levels, ages 7 to adult, and I tailor the lessons to meet the individual needs of the student for transformation and success. I teach voice for singers and speakers, piano, lever harp, and more. I am a member of the New York Singing Teachers Association and the American Harp Society. *Prize-winning graduate, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland; 2014 Carnegie Hall Debut; 2011 Roster CT Commission on Culture and Tourism; National and International Performer; Recipient MTNA Foundation Grant, Dame Joan Sutherland Fund, Emerging Artists Fund. ... View Profile
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Dror P Music

Dror P Music

5.0 1 Review
I have plenty experience and plenty patience. I've worked with many students and published piano music for students that's been used all over the world. 
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Connecticut Guitar Lessons

Connecticut Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
- The World's Top Guitar and Music Theory Teacher For Over Twenty Years - Professional Guitarist/Keyboardist With Over Twenty Years Experience Who Has Performed in Multiple Continents - Theory Made Easy and Practical Like Nowhere Else - Lessons Customized To Your Musical Interests and Goals - Lessons For All Instruments, Styles, and Skill Levels - Highest Rated Guitar Teacher In CT On Google Reviews With More Five Star Reviews Than Any Other Guitar Teacher In Connecticut: https://www.google.com/search?q=Connecticut+Guitar+Lessons ... View Profile
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Middlesex Music Academy

Middlesex Music Academy

5.0 1 Review
Our main goals are to advance our students’ musical abilities through first class instruction and to encourage their talents by providing them with opportunities they would not receive elsewhere. Our teachers are professionally trained, most have degrees in Music. Our professionally designed lesson studios create the optimal learning environment, where a student can focus on their instrument and tone.We also offer opportunities where students can perform. Whether at the local performing arts center or the downtown coffee shop, students can choose to perform and showcase their talents either as a soloist or as part of an ensemble.We stoc ... View Profile
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Practical Skills For Everyday Learners

Practical Skills For Everyday Learners

Before the Music, behind the Music, within the Music, is Tehilla, the Undying Song of the Spirit. The following summarizes how Tehilla has resonated within me: My Music “Ministry” 1959 1st Church of Christ, Scientist Derby, KS • pre-school Sunday School brings awareness of God (age 5) • backyard solo Voice and Dance Worship experience, during which I see "God peeking out from behind the clouds" 1961 Elementary School Limestone, ME • Bible Summer School – 1st visitation from Jesus (age 7) 1963 1st Church of Christ, Scientist Homestead, FL • Salvation experience (age 9) 1963 1st Church of Christ, Scientist Huntsville, AL • f ... View Profile
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Guitar Star Instruction

Guitar Star Instruction

I have been teaching guitar for over 33 years after starting as a student teacher at Hartford Conservatory. Over the years I added other instruments - bass guitar, mandolin and ukulele. My specialty is that I am a highly trained specialist in study and teaching techniques (as well as a certified tutor) which makes lessons well organized, easy to understand, fast and fun. Students do very well (as long as they practice!) and enjoy playing in talent shows, school bands and orchestras, their own bands, become teachers themselves and some make it into the professional spotlight. Emphasis is on real music education including use of standard i ... View Profile
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Beyond Basics Guitar With Paul Shumsky

Beyond Basics Guitar With Paul Shumsky

My teaching approach: Performed and booked over 700 performances with Boston-based worldbeat group Wildest Dreams. B.M. in Jazz Guitar, New Eng. Conservatory of Music. Add'l studies: Berklee College, Eastman School of Music. Many of my students have gone on to music schools and successful careers in music. I enjoy working with each student, discovering their strengths and finding the best way to teach each individual. My guitar lessons take place in: In the teacher's studio Guitar Techniques: Lead guitar, Rhythm guitar, Fingerpicking, Vocal Accompaniment, Performance, Improvisation, Jamming Skills, Reading Music, Music Theory, Scales and Ex ... View Profile
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Bob Porri Music

Bob Porri Music

I draw from a wide experience performing Rock, Blues, Classical, Jazz Fusion, Pop, Alternative and Country in a number of bands and solo situations. I went to College at Hartt School of Music for my degree and learned Classical Guitar. I continue teaching (in person and to many online for both individuals and groups). I've produced hundreds of video lessons for local cable TV and my website. I adapt lessons to what a student wants to learn. Lessons can be as easy or challenging as a student prefers. My lessons can take place in my home studio in Windsor, CT or via webcam. I have a great deal of experience teaching both in perso ... View Profile
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Handler Guitar Lessons

Handler Guitar Lessons

I AM NOW OFFERING REMOTE LESSONS THROUGH ZOOM OR SKYPE. IT'S A GREAT ALTERNATIVE TO REGULAR LESSONS AT THIS TIME! I am a professional guitarist who has been performing and teaching for many years. I have a Master of Music degree in classical guitar and play and teach many styles. I have a lot of experience working with mainly adults and I tailor the lessons carefully to each person. My schedule is flexible since this is my full time career. Twice a year I have student get togethers to have a chance to play some group music, meet other adult students and perform. www.judyandmark.com ... View Profile
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Meredith Keen Language Lessons

Meredith Keen Language Lessons

Hello: I have double degrees in Cello performance and Voice performance and extensive performance and teaching experience. I have lived in Italy and have travelled throughout Europe. I have experience and knowledge of music.
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Acoustic & Blues Guitar Lessons

Acoustic & Blues Guitar Lessons

Need a professional who offers acoustic guitar lessons that suit your needs? David Hughes offers quality advance and beginner to advanced guitar lessons that are customized to fit the level of students. Other genres he specializes in is blues guitar, country, bluegrass, music theory, and songwriting.
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Ed's Music Sessions

Ed's Music Sessions

I am one of the best music instructors in the area with 15 plus years teaching full time. You will enjoy a serious yet laid back environment and will be pleasantly surprised ESPECIALLY if you have tried other teachers in the past. I teach classical, rock, jazz, blues, several world music styles and much more. Lessons generally occur at my fully equipped home studio where you can record your ideas and learn about recording, music software etc.... Graduated With a Bachelor of Arts in Music in 2010 having taken pretty much every undergraduate course available from classical to jazz to ethnomusicology and electronic music. Also very well rounded ... View Profile
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Lake Poets Music

Lake Poets Music

I have been writing songs and performing locally and afar for 15 years. I started teaching in 2004 and have since developed dynamic lesson plans for all ranges and styles of guitar players. I am extremely fluent in music theory and composition. I offer songwriting lessons as well as record production instruction. I am open to any and all recording DAW platforms and can make recommendations based on skill sets. Teaching is a true passion of mine that I have developed over many years of experience. I have lead workshops and taught large groups, I also offer group session rates. Another passion of mine is developing artists on a technological ... View Profile
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Wallys Sound Solutions

Wallys Sound Solutions

Learn how to play the saxophone by taking lessons from Walter Culup. He is a reliable and efficient saxophone instructor. He also provides other music lessons.
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James Nicholson Composition And Theory Lessons

James Nicholson Composition And Theory Lessons

I began composition being influenced by the music I was playing as a high school student, from band and private lessons to my first Youth Orchestra opportunities. I fell in love with Vaughan Williams, Brahms, and Ligeti. Then as I entered university, my tastes began to evolve, and I found myself being influenced by a whole new range of things to which I was exposed: dance, poetry, visual art, and nature. Learning how to incorporate those into my music became important to me. So to did the analysis of those composers I was passionate about, a list that only grew (to George Crumb, Christian Wolff, Jacob Druckman, and John Coolidge Adams). I rec ... View Profile
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Connecticut Drum Academy At Dynamic Percussion

Connecticut Drum Academy At Dynamic Percussion

DYNAMIC PERCUSSION is celebrating over 30 years of being an independently veteran owned and operated specialty drum and percussion center located at 6 Highland Street in East Hartford, CT. We are the region's premier resource for all aspects of drumming and percussion, having served the music community of Connecticut, Massachusetts and beyond since January 1986! ... View Profile
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Guitar With Tom

Guitar With Tom

  I am a professional teacher and performer.  I have been working as a musician all my life. Music transcribing from mp3, cd or lp is also a skill I offer. Songs can usually be learned on the spot to offer a variety of music for the student to learn.   I work with people right now from 5 years to 72!
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Strauss Music

Strauss Music

I am a certified music teacher and have been teaching chorus, piano, general music and drama for the past 15 years. I have opened a home studio and am now teaching privately! I am a mother of six and have a passion for teaching! I have been playing the piano for 30 years and singing just as long. I perform in local musicals, teach community chorus and local workshops.
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