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The Orland  Centre For Music Performance

The Orland Centre For Music Performance

5.0 21 Reviews
Sheer technique is necessary but insufficient to play an instrument well. Aural skills, that include the study of functional tonality and voice-leading are important factors that impart musicality. This is of great import if the prospective musician wants the audience to truly enjoy his or her performance! Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra since 1985, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literature as well, Farobag continues in his capacity as ... View Profile
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Jack Cecchini Classic And Modern Guitar Studios

Jack Cecchini Classic And Modern Guitar Studios

5.0 13 Reviews
Jack has devoted his life to the study, playing, and teaching of the Classic and Jazz guitar.  To be a master of both styles makes him singular; he is one of few who can perform both classical music and jazz.  Cecchini is equally at home whether accompanying famous stars, performing with The Chicago Symphony, The Lyric Opera or performing a guitar concerto with The Grant Park Orchestra.  Cecchini and his jazz quartet have played numerous concerts on college campuses nationwide.  He has performed difficult show scores such as "Jacque Brel" and "Promises, Promises". He has performed solo guitar for former President Gerald Fo ... View Profile
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Sing IT Forte

Sing IT Forte

4.9 12 Reviews
Michelle Kei I., a soprano of Japanese and American heritage, "uses her strong dramatic soprano to slice through the orchestra" in a varied repertoire that encompasses Verismo to Broadway. Possessing a captivating stage presence and praised as "superb," "gifted," and a "constant breakaway from the rest of the vocal pack," she has entertained audiences on stages around the world. Those are the first two sentences of my professional biography. I thought I'd use them to get the ball rolling. Ever since I can remember, I've always been a performer. I come from a very musical family. I was always singing! I sang at home, in church, in show-choir a ... View Profile
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Star Music Studio

Star Music Studio

5.0 8 Reviews
With over 15 years of experience and a Masters Degree in music education, I offer instruction in a wide variety of styles. I am also a professional vocalist and actress in Chicago and bring my decades of performing experience to my lessons. 
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Allegro Piano Studio

Allegro Piano Studio

5.0 7 Reviews
Piano lessons for all ages from beginner to advanced! Affordable lessons just $15! Taught by experienced instructors! Contact for scheduling information!
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Ivana Bukvich, Piano , Accompaniment And  Musicianship Classes

Ivana Bukvich, Piano , Accompaniment And Musicianship Classes

5.0 6 Reviews
I have been playing piano and accompanying students and choirs since the age of 5, and was lucky to receive a very substantial, classically based training as a child, for ten years, after which I entered Conservatory in Belgrade, Serbia, to study piano performance with Arbo Waldman.I was a Teaching Assistant during that time as well as when I arrived in Indiana University to study with Alexander Toradze.After completing M.M., I was teaching in Chicago, at Columbia College, Sherwood Music School, where I was Head of Piano Department for ten years, involved in all stages of student development.I always loved performing and discov ... View Profile
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Piano And Theory Lessons With Ms Fernando

Piano And Theory Lessons With Ms Fernando

5.0 5 Reviews
I have been passionate about music teaching ever since I was a teenager growing up in Sri Lanka, where my mother was a music teacher as well. I have many decades of teaching experience in 4 countries. (Sri Lanka, India, Switzerland, USA) I customize lessons according to the student's need, rather than use a "one-method-fits-all" approach. I specialize in teaching the Trinity College of Music (London) syllabus in Piano, Piano Accompanying, and Music Theory. Until recently, I was the Trinity representative for Chicago, and was formerly the Chicago representative for the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (London) I was on the piano ... View Profile
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Corie's Violin Studio

Corie's Violin Studio

5.0 4 Reviews
Corie Schofield began studying the violin at age 4 in Sacramento, California. Upon moving to Colorado at age 7, she continued studying with Stacy Lesarte, Concertmaster of the Fort Collins Symphony Orchestra. Some of Corie’s achievements include winning Colorado’s Loveland Chamber Orchestra Concerto Competition, the Wyoming Festival for Strings Concerto Competition and being two time winner of the Utah State University Concerto Competition. In 2010, Corie took first place at the MTNA Regional Competition in Honolulu, Hawaii. She went on to compete at Nationals in Albuquerque, New Mexico, where she represented the Southwest Re ... View Profile
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Atheerian Piano

Atheerian Piano

5.0 4 Reviews
Flexibility  Professionalism  Punctuality  Friendly  Ethics Honesty Elite Customer Service  Eloquency  Extraordinary Customer Service  Powerful Communication 
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Reverb Lessons

Reverb Lessons

5.0 3 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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John Devens Music

John Devens Music

5.0 2 Reviews
As a teacher rule number one is patience. Every student can play music. My job is to find the key that unlocks each students potential. I've been teaching for 40 years. I teach most styles of music including theory, songwriting and composition. I teach students to read music if they desire. I can also teach using a tablature system.
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Enjoy Piano Now

Enjoy Piano Now

5.0 2 Reviews
SUZUKI PIANO FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES With 40 years experience, I have seen how well the Suzuki Method creates musicians who enjoy making beautiful music. Suzuki Piano involves the whole family, enriching the bonds between parents and children. For parents learning (or re-learning) piano themselves, it's a double joy - just ask the parents of my students. Learning disabilities are no limitation. The Suzuki Method is adaptable to all students - ADHD, sight- or hearing-impaired, autism, to name just a few. And you're never too old for Suzuki. The same incremental steps originally crafted for youngsters give the adult or teen beginner confidenc ... View Profile
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Julia Merchant Music

Julia Merchant Music

5.0 2 Reviews
My passion for music and performing sparked from childhood, collaborating with my musical family. Much of our time together was spent singing next to Grandma at the piano, picking up an instrument, and learning how it all works. I believe each student learns in a different, unique way, and am committed to discovering what practices and techniques work best for the individual. My goal at each lesson is have a collaborative experience with a positive and productive atmosphere.  A professional performer in the city of Chicago for over a decade, I began teaching 4 years ago after a collegue asked me to take a few of her students. From that e ... View Profile
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Play Music Chicago

Play Music Chicago

5.0 2 Reviews
Taisiya Sokolova attended the Colburn Academyfor Young Artists. She then received her Bachelor of Music from Indiana University South Bend and Master of Music from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. She has studied with Atar Arad, Li-Kuo Chang, Luis Vargas, Paul Coletti and Elena Ozol. She also participated in master classes with Yuri Bashmet, Sven Arne Tepl, Jurgen Kussmaul, Nobuko Imai, Paul Neubauer, and Martha Katz. Taisiya is a prize winner of numerous competitions, such as MTNA State Competition in 2014 and 2015, Imperial Symphony Orchestra Young Artists competition in 2014, and the International Competition “21st Cen ... View Profile
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Josh Garrett Music

Josh Garrett Music

5.0 2 Reviews
Greetings! My name is Josh Garrett. I have been playing guitar since I was a child, and throughout the years I have learned a variety of techniques and music styles that are utilized by the modern professional guitarist. I have taken four levels of music theory coursework in college, and countless hours of independent study. I can write songs, instrumental pieces, choral arrangements, and orchestral works. The approach I take with lessons is very practical, with a focus on teaching the student guitar technique as well as music theory. The music theory instruction I provide includes reading and understanding music notation and charts, fundamen ... View Profile
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The Art Of Piano Playing & Performing Arts  Inc.

The Art Of Piano Playing & Performing Arts Inc.

5.0 2 Reviews
Yulia Lpmanovich iis a Russian born concert pianist and distinguished piano teacher. She brings to her Piano Studio a vast wealth of teaching and performing experience which enables her to successfully introduce young performers of any level and age to the beautiful world of classical Yulia Lipmanovich is the Owner Executive Director and Founder of The Art of Piano Playing & Performing Arts Inc. and is actively teaching and performing. Yulia is recently joined the Chicago Pro Musica Chamber Group and performing with them who are All Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.. Chicago Pro Musica Group was Awarded: Grammy Award " as "Best N ... View Profile
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5.0 1 Review
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Susan Rozendaal Violin And Viola Studio

Susan Rozendaal Violin And Viola Studio

5.0 1 Review
I am a professional violinist/violist, member of the Chicago Federation of Musician's Union and enjoy performing sacred and secular music in various concert halls and churches in greater Chicago.  I have taught at least 30 years in various schools and studios including: The Cleveland Institute of Music Pre- College DivisionThe Music Institute of ChicagoWinnetka district 36Avoca District 37DePaul University Community SchoolPrivate studio.  I have been a Clinician at Suzuki Summer Institutes- Blue Lake MI, Steven's Pt. WI, and Deerfield, IL Background:  BS in Music Ed w/ minor in child psychology, Master's studies in  v ... View Profile
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Anna Berntson, Violin Lessons

Anna Berntson, Violin Lessons

5.0 1 Review
Hello! My name is Anna Berntson, and I recently earned my Master's degree from University of Michigan studying under Aaron Berofsky. I graduated from Oberlin Conservatory in 2012 where I studied with David Bowlin. In addition to my studies, I currently substitute with Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Jackson symphonies. As of spring 2017, I am Suzuki certified. Over the past few years, I have performed in masterclasses for artists such as Almita Vamos, Lawrence Dutton, and Sir Simon Rattle. I am passionate about helping all of my students to reach their full potential on their instruments, and have had students from beginner through adult. I offer a n ... View Profile
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Flutejoy

Flutejoy

5.0 1 Review
The private instruction I give is tailored to the individual needs and strengths of each student, covering toneproduction, breathing, intonation, technique, musicality and repertoire, thereby providing extra help and/or extra challenge and inspiration as needed. I have been teaching and playing flute and piccolo in the western suburbs of Chicago for over thirty years and have extensive experience teaching beginner, intermediate, and advanced players, ages nine through adult. ... View Profile
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Clete Davis

Clete Davis

5.0 1 Review
I really enjoy passing on the pleasure of playing a string instrument. I have a Bachelor's in violin performance from the University of Arizona, studied locally at American Conservatory, Roosevelt University, and Northern IllinoisUniversity, and have been teaching for 45 years. I teach classical, folk, and ethnic music. Students are encouraged to perform in public. Come, join me, and let's begin your musical journey together!
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Rachel Peters String Lessons

Rachel Peters String Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My name is Rachel Peters and I was raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. I obtained my Bachelor's degree in Violin Performance from the College-Conservatory of Music and my Master's degree at Northwestern University for Violin Performance in addition to being a member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago. In Cincinnati, I taught private lessons at the Cincinnati School of Music for two years and taught violin/viola group classes at the Peraza Music Workshop along with coaching young chamber music groups for seven years. I am also currently teaching at Terra Sounds School of Music.I love teaching because I have the strong belief that anyone can accomplish ... View Profile
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In Tune Presentations

In Tune Presentations

5.0 1 Review
I love to sing! I have been a performing singer songwriter and recording artist since I was 14. (Yikes!) I have toured the US and Japan singing. I have recorded over 15 CD's. And I love teaching/coaching other singers. Whether you are just starting out or have been singing for a while. I teach the whole singer. Body, Mind, Spirit. I help singers get clear about their "vision" for a life of singing.Or maybe they just want to improve their voice. We spend some quality time on where they see themselves, and where they want to take their voice. Breathing is key, and we will spend time covering the importance of breathing and voice placement, We w ... View Profile
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Piano Lessons With Elizabeth Fleisher

Piano Lessons With Elizabeth Fleisher

5.0 1 Review
I have been teaching for over 45 years, beginning in Chicago in the 1960s in Hyde Park and then moving to Columbus, Ohio where I have taught individual and class piano lessons. I welcome students from very young beginners to retired adults who wish to further their musical skills. I believe that everyone can learn and enjoy music. I feel for many people it is a release from the stresses of daily life and a chance to develop skills that allow them to express their creative side. Having been very fortunate to have some of the best teachers in London, England where I did my undergraduate work, I would like to share these experiences with my stud ... View Profile
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Piano Lessons | Park Ridge | Chicago Northwest

Piano Lessons | Park Ridge | Chicago Northwest

5.0 1 Review
Hello! I offer piano lessons for all ages 4 and 1/2 through adult and at every level, beginners through advanced. My students learn to make music at the piano through a comprehensive approach which meets your learning style (if an adult student) or your child's learning style. Learn more details by reading the questions section displayed here! 20+ Years Piano Teaching Experience Master of Music in Music Education, Northwestern University International Piano Pedagogy Institute, Teacher's College, Columbia University, NY, NY B.A. in Music, Piano Pedagogy, Northeastern Ilinois University My students successfully perform their music in many recit ... View Profile
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Dee J Nelson Guitar Lessons

Dee J Nelson Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My teaching approach: I introduce students to the fundamentals of music theory and guitar technique through learning real music that students listen to and love. My studio also gives aspiring songwriters a chance to record their own songs and have their music professionally critiqued. My influences are: I am a rocker at heart but enjoy teaching multiple genres including Classical Guitar, Rock, Pop, Metal, etc. My guitar lessons take place in: The teacher's studio. Guitar Lessons with me take place in the following areas: Lessons are held in my studio in Roselle bordering Schaumburg/Elk Grove Vlg or online Via Skype Guitar Techniques: Recordin ... View Profile
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Matt Brown's Guitar Studio

Matt Brown's Guitar Studio

5.0 1 Review
My teaching approach: I teach all styles of music, but tend to focus on fundamental musicianship skills. I have 16 years of professional teaching experience and 17 years of professional playing experience. Over the past 16 years, I've taught over 120 students of all age and ability levels. In the past, I was a guitar instructor for JamPlay.com and Capital University's Community Music School. I'm currently the guitarist and vocalist for Chicago-based band Dead Parade. I also play various theater, wedding, and restaurant gigs around Chicago. My influences are: I listen to just about every style of music - Nirvana, Tool, Bjork, Run The Jewels, M ... View Profile
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Lessons & Beyond

Lessons & Beyond

5.0 1 Review
I grew up in a musical family. I've been teaching guitar (and bass/ukulele) throughout the Chicagoland area since 2001. I have taught hundreds of students of all ages and levels. My best trait as a teacher is patience. If you are trying, I am happy- no matter how little. I gear all lessons towards the goal of the student.
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Nicholas Davis Bass Lessons

Nicholas Davis Bass Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My name is Nicholas Davis. I am 19 years old. I have been a playing Bass Guitar and Upright Bass for years playing Jazz/Contemporary Music. I play at the Jazz Showcase frequently and local jam sessions around Chicago. I have also played with Jazz musicians like Bobby Watson and Bobby Broom through the Thelonious Monk Program. I am currently a student at Roosevelt University studying with Scott Mason to earn a Bachelors degree in Jazz and Contemporary Music Studies. I am new to teaching and would love to start with any student that is interested. ... View Profile
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Jane's Piano Lessons

Jane's Piano Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I love playing piano and I love teaching others to play piano. I am 68 years old and this has been my passion from a very early age. I give individual attention to my students to assure that I know and understand their goals and can help them reach them. I also want to know the music styles preferred and help my students to learn and grow in their area of preference.
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