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Clovis Bordeaux Piano Studio

Clovis Bordeaux Piano Studio

5.0 9 Reviews
  I focus on technique, repertoire and interpretation.       
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Aubrey Lauren Digital Studio

Aubrey Lauren Digital Studio

5.0 7 Reviews
I provide high-quality, fun and effective online voice lessons with over 8 years of experience as a music educator. I am currently the lead vocal instructor for Altered Stage of Chicago. With my digital studio, you can study from the comfort of your own home during times that work best for you with a professional opera singer! I have performed in Italy, Australia, Croatia and even Carnegie Hall, and received two musical degrees from Northwestern University. I have studied a wide array of genres, and my biggest focus is to make sure that every student has the tools they need to sing both healthfully and passionately. I've worked all skill leve ... View Profile
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Matt Stover Drum/Percussion & Piano Lessons

Matt Stover Drum/Percussion & Piano Lessons

5.0 7 Reviews
I provide a wide variety of skills that encapsulate the musical ear. Some things to expect when taking lessons with Matt Stover is a high energy, focused environment with an open mined approach that accumulates the overall passion for musical vibrations.  Matt's Music offers in person and online music lessons for any and all interested on instruments such as drums/percussion and piano.  Bio:  In 2019, Matt graduated from Northern Illinois University with a bachelors degree in music. Back in 2013, I began my performance career as a drummer for the Chicago Bulls Basketball team. Since then, I have achieved the following as a p ... View Profile
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Milano Piano Lessons

Milano Piano Lessons

5.0 5 Reviews
I passionately teach a wide variety of genres in an encouraging, calm and creativity manner. I teach music history and assign listening assignments. I can also teach any level and any age.
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EMMA - Elite Mobile Music Academy

EMMA - Elite Mobile Music Academy

5.0 4 Reviews
I have been involved in all aspects of the music industry for about 30 years. I have been a succesful professional song writer, piano/keyboard player, producer, arranger , piano/keyboard, voice and acoustic guitar instructor all of my adult life and I am still activily involved in the music business both as a performer/recording artist and educator. I am currently the chief piano and voice instructor at MIDWEST MUSIC ACADEMY in Plainfield Il. I also have a roster of private students and I am looking to expand to fill the occasional gaps in my schedule. I teach all styles of piano music and provide voice training to students with a very divers ... View Profile
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Sam Genualdi - Guitar And Music Lessons

Sam Genualdi - Guitar And Music Lessons

5.0 4 Reviews
Hi there! My name is Sam Genualdi, I've been teaching music for close to 10 years now and have a great passion for helping my students realize their musical dreams. I tailor my lessons to the skills and objectives of each individual student, with the goal of developing their own unique musical voice.  I have experience on many instruments and in many genres. I earned my Bachelor of Music Degree from the Lawrence University Conservatory of Music, and after have done a number of artist residencies pursuing my own creative work. This has included a year long fellowship to travel the globe studying musical traditions and a year long residenc ... View Profile
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Oak Park Music Therapy

Oak Park Music Therapy

5.0 4 Reviews
Music therapy, adaptive lessons, beginning guitar and ukulele lessons, customized objectives;positive encouragement and patience. Visit on www.oakparkmusictherapy.com, Facebook and LinkedIn. 
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International Mansion

International Mansion

5.0 4 Reviews
Our general curriculum includes a variety of challenging courses that meet or exceed state requirements (if you are following Common Core's markers). Suitable class sizes and exceptional, qualified teachers allow The Language & Music School to offer an expert-led and inclusive educational environment, while also ensuring each student receives the individualized attention and support they need. We set you up with a one on one teacher for an 8 week session ... View Profile
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Chicago Drum Teacher

Chicago Drum Teacher

5.0 3 Reviews
As someone who has found immense joy and meaning in his life through music, Jameson’s only goal is to share that experience with his students. With 10 years of teaching under his belt, Jameson has seen the impact time and time again that music can have on a student, especially with a great teacher. Jameson is no stranger to great teaching. He has been lucky enough to study with incredible drum set educators like Steve Houghton, Garey Williams, and Jim White. Their influence shaped Jameson into the teacher he is today. His teachers have always been his heroes, for their insatiable curiosity, dedication to their craft, and their desire to ... View Profile
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Lucia's World Of Violin

Lucia's World Of Violin

5.0 3 Reviews
Why learn music with Lucia? Lucia is a dynamic, intuitive, and creative teacher and mentor. She listens and teaches to the interests of her students, helping to ignite their own passion for music! Lucia has been teaching for 10 years both in public schools, and in private homes. She has an undergraduate degree in Violin Performance from the Lamont School of Music and is certified to teach the Suzuki method. Kids as young as 5 can start, and any adult can learn - it's never too late! A violinist of many styles, Lucia has won national competitions in Irish music and received numerous grants to study music from the Middle East, the Balkans, Ghan ... View Profile
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RockStar Guitar

RockStar Guitar

5.0 3 Reviews
We hand-select, background check, and certify a team of expert instructors dedicated to helping you learn and grow as a guitar player. Our accelerated curriculum will help you skip the “Mary Had A Little Lamb” phase and get you right into the fun stuff - iconic songs, chords and strumming, and creative solos! Once we cover the basics, your instructor will custom tailor each lesson to help you learn songs, styles, and genres of your choice. For our more experienced players, we’ll help you improve on your skills by delving deeper into technique and music theory application. We’ll work on phrasing, chord progressions, key ... View Profile
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Neverhouse Music

Neverhouse Music

5.0 3 Reviews
Having an instructor who is an exceptional musician is important, but even more so is finding an instructor who can see you clearly, your strengths and where you can improve; where you excel and where your frustrations thrive. The best instructors know when to push you and when to give slack, and always expect the most from you.I am one of these teachers. My experiences range from classical training and performance, to math-rock bands in dive bars, to songwriting and directing, to African percussion. You will find in me a well rounded teacher who knows how to give you the specific set of tools you need to grow as a musician, and as a human. E ... View Profile
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Tom

Tom "Tommy" Held

5.0 3 Reviews
We provide only highly highly knowledgeable and experienced professionals. People who have walked the walk and enjoy helping others.
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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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RockStar Guitar

RockStar Guitar

5.0 2 Reviews
We hand-select, background check, and certify a team of expert instructors dedicated to helping you learn and grow as a guitar player. Our accelerated curriculum will help you skip the “Mary Had A Little Lamb” phase and get you right into the fun stuff - iconic songs, chords and strumming, and creative solos! Once we cover the basics, your instructor will custom tailor each lesson to help you learn songs, styles, and genres of your choice. For our more experienced players, we’ll help you improve on your skills by delving deeper into technique and music theory application. We’ll work on phrasing, chord progressions, key ... View Profile
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Angelo Nottoli Music Lessons

Angelo Nottoli Music Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
Angelo Nottoli is a private instructor and composer based in Chicago, IL known for his involvement within the independent film community and live instrumentation works. His musical styles range from classical, avant-garde, hip-hop, rock, jazz, and pop. Throughout Angelo's music career, he has ventured into many musical facets to broaden his perception and development of his musical craft. After graduating from Columbia College with a bachelor's degree in Music in 2014 he has written music for many independent films across the country. In addition to his film composition, he also has accomplished writing a violin concerto and arranging music ... View Profile
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Davo Sounds

Davo Sounds

5.0 2 Reviews
I provide a very basic and self driven service for beginners and intermediate musicians. My approach releieves the pressures of learning something by installing confidence in each student as we build a trust worthy relationship on this journey of growth.
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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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Personal Progress

Personal Progress

5.0 2 Reviews
Fitness & Music Fitness: Providing strength, speed, flexibility/mobility, and nutritional guidance for all ages and desired goals. Each program is designed to adjust for individual needs and gives you the skills/knowledge to continue maintaining healthy habits for years to come. Combat classes including self defense, boxing, kickboxing, wrestling and submission grappling are also available for all ages.  Music: Classical training in music theory and applied mechanics. All ages and instruments.  ... View Profile
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Etc. Music School

Etc. Music School

5.0 2 Reviews
Led by Founder and Director Mike O’Mara, a longtime Evanston resident and teacher with 15+ years’ teaching experience, etc. Music School represents a holistic approach to musical and theatrical education wherein private lessons, ensembles, classes and original productions at every level involve and respect the students’ interests and strive to utilize them to foster motivation towards achieving each young artist’s goals via organic, collaborative study and experimentation. ... View Profile
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Audio Art Productions

Audio Art Productions

5.0 1 Review
I give each student a full 45 minute  lesson, video taped so the lesson can be repeated throughout the week before next lesson, and if needed I make myself available for my students to contact me and have a mini lesson if the material is easy or hard for them.  I will tutor my students over video chat for extra help and lessons to all my students. 
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Piano/Music Theory/Musicianship Lessons

Piano/Music Theory/Musicianship Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I teach in multiple platforms in music, not just piano lessons. I also focus on composition and theory matters, and even musicianship as well.  The room I have has a piano and four chairs, so I can rent a half-hour or an hour in blocks depending on the days the student or students want to come for lessons. 
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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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Strings For Beginners: Violin Lessons

Strings For Beginners: Violin Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I have been involved in the classical music world since I was four years old- when I began studying the violin. I have experienced first-hand the journey of exploring and mastering the wonderful art of classical music as a youngster, and I will make sure that my students not only learn how to be violinists, but also musicians. Along with playing pieces and fundamental technique, I will tackle more theoretical skills, sight-reading, and musicality.  ... View Profile
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Caleb Lowry's Happy Vocals

Caleb Lowry's Happy Vocals

5.0 1 Review
I am one of the happiest guys you'll meet and as long as I've been alive I've loved helping people. I have had extensive vocal lessons over the years and am well equiped to help any novice or expert singer grow in their craft.
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Aaron Dorfman Music

Aaron Dorfman Music

5.0 1 Review
My priority is to find out what each individual student's music goals are and tailor our lessons experience around acheiving those goals.  
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RockStar Guitar

RockStar Guitar

5.0 1 Review
We hand-select, background check, and certify a team of expert instructors dedicated to helping you learn and grow as a guitar player. Our accelerated curriculum will help you skip the “Mary Had A Little Lamb” phase and get you right into the fun stuff - iconic songs, chords and strumming, and creative solos! Once we cover the basics, your instructor will custom tailor each lesson to help you learn songs, styles, and genres of your choice. For our more experienced players, we’ll help you improve on your skills by delving deeper into technique and music theory application. We’ll work on phrasing, chord progressions, key ... View Profile
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RockStar Guitar

RockStar Guitar

5.0 1 Review
We hand-select, background check, and certify a team of expert instructors dedicated to helping you learn and grow as a guitar player. Our accelerated curriculum will help you skip the “Mary Had A Little Lamb” phase and get you right into the fun stuff - iconic songs, chords and strumming, and creative solos! Once we cover the basics, your instructor will custom tailor each lesson to help you learn songs, styles, and genres of your choice. For our more experienced players, we’ll help you improve on your skills by delving deeper into technique and music theory application. We’ll work on phrasing, chord progressions, key ... View Profile
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Mike Felten

Mike Felten

5.0 1 Review
Seven albums of original material including 2017's Roots Album of the Year "Diamonds and Televisions". 70-100 live performances a year. Solo since 2003. With bands before that.
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Garage Band U

Garage Band U

I have performed professionally for for more then 30 years, with extensive experience in upright and electric bass and guitar. I studied at DePaul University's School of Jazz Music and privately with Larry Gray, who plays bass with Ramsey Lewis. As a jobbing musician, I have done radio and television jingles, studio session work, a great deal of pit work and many orchestral performances, including Chicago's Orchestra Hall, the Chicago Children's Choir and several seasons with The Paducah Symphony Orchestra. My long-term band experience includes swing with The Riff Rockets, The Rhythm Rockets and The Rockafellers; blues with the Convulsions, ... View Profile
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