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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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Acoustic Guitar And Ukulele Lessons

Acoustic Guitar And Ukulele Lessons

5.0 14 Reviews
- 10+ years experience  - I am friendly, patient, organized and knowledgeable. I tailor my lessons to meet my students current level, and I challenge my students to reach the next level of their playing  *see my reviews :) - All ages welcome!! I have had the opportunity to play a variety of instruments - ukulele, acoustic, electric and bass guitar, mountain dulcimer, banjo, and most recently lap steel guitar. Currently I play in a duet group with a fiddle player. In that group I play guitar and mountain dulcimer along with the cajon drum and tambourine. I also play electric bass and ukulele in a ukulele band. I've played with variou ... View Profile
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J&B Music

J&B Music

5.0 13 Reviews
We offer the area’s highest quality music instruction.  Students of all ages and ability are welcome here!  Our instructors have years of experience as well as formal training.  We also offer guitar and amp repair, as well as the area's largest selection of new and used vinyl records.  Another reason J&B Music is the best around is our annual (optional) student recital!
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The Studio Of Mary Barrios

The Studio Of Mary Barrios

5.0 6 Reviews
I have been teaching music lessons for over 30 years. I believe in positive reinforcement and nurturing to help students reach their potential. I also have experience with gifted students and special needs students. I teach all ages piano and acoustic guitar, and voice (only age 10 and over).
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Expressive Flute Studio

Expressive Flute Studio

5.0 6 Reviews
Hello! I am a Private Flute Instructor who specializes in motivating students to play their instruments with more expression and energy. To really enjoy music and find our energy from within to create beautiful expressive music. I am very fortunate to be able to do something that I love, and share my gift of music with others. 
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West Side Music Center

West Side Music Center

5.0 4 Reviews
Our motto “Musicians Serving Musicians” is not just a slogan but a way of life at West Side Music Center. Everyone from the owner to our sales staff to our instructors to our repair technicians are active musicians with a passion to provide our customers the best, most knowledgeable service possible; whether they are complete novices or seasoned pros themselves. Our goal is to offer the area’s finest musical education program, outfit budding musicians with the best quality gear at a fair price, and develop close, personal relationships with our clients. ... View Profile
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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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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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Musical Expressions Of Illinois

Musical Expressions Of Illinois

5.0 3 Reviews
From the day we opened in 1989 we have always hired the best educated teachers so that our students receive the best education possible.  28 years later that is still our mantra and we are going strong with over 25 college degreed teachers available to teach you Monday through Saturday.
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Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass Lessons By String Specialist!, 3-time Honors Graduate!

Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass Lessons By String Specialist!, 3-time Honors Graduate!

4.7 3 Reviews
     Revolutionary Instruction for ALL STRINGS! Presented by history-making Violinist, first ever 1-year Master's Degree Graduate (Michigan State University), Union Violinist and Violist Susan Shane.    First and Only training to deter muscle strains and                     Carpal Tunnel Syndrome!             University screened and updated! Currently teaching at Midwest Music Academy, Plainfield, IL. Open daily 3-9, Sat. 9-5. Fees:  $26 per 1/2 hour less ... View Profile
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Guitar Lessons ; Bass Lessons ; Ukulele Lessons

Guitar Lessons ; Bass Lessons ; Ukulele Lessons

5.0 3 Reviews
First of all, I love all music. Here is a list of some of the things I am proficient in and can teach you: Genres (blues, rock, country, slide, classical, metal, pop, punk), Technique (strumming, lead playing), Theory (note-reading, scales/improvisation, chord construction, timing/rhythm), Composition (putting it all together- songwriting!). That said, I come to each lesson with a plan, based off how the student learns and what their goals are. I am patient and let the lessons move as fast as the student is willing. I have taught literally hundreds of students over the years; 3-yr-olds to 75-yr-olds with great success! ... View Profile
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John O'Keefe Music

John O'Keefe Music

5.0 2 Reviews
As a piano instructor for 33 years, John instructs by creating tailored lesson plans to fit each individual’s learning style to allow the student meet their musical goals. In a fun, laid back environment, John helps you or your child develop a love of music that is sure to last a lifetime!
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Joanne Diebold Flute Lessons

Joanne Diebold Flute Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
Joanne has had the privilege of teaching and performing for over 30 years, bringing her passion for music to her students helping them achieve their musical goals. Her private flute studio is a place of learning , positive encouragement and accomplishment for her students, helping them reach their goals and foster the love of music.   She has performed as a guest flutist with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, pit orchestra for Chicago theatre, chamber music with Chicago Symphony Quintet as well as working with many of the finest musicians in the city and abroad.  Joanne has extensive experience in the recording industry, recording tv ... View Profile
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Eric Thompson Music

Eric Thompson Music

5.0 2 Reviews
I started teaching in 2000. I have been playing for 23 years. I teach most styles including rock, jazz, country and blues. I also teach ukulele and beginner bass guitar. I graduated from Northern Illinois University in 2008 with a Bachelors in Jazz Studies under a in state full tuition scholarship. I studied privately with guitarist Fareed Haque (Joe Henderson, Dave Holland, Sting, Garaj Mahal) for 5 years and with trumpeter Art Davis (Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles) for 2 years.  While in college and after graduation I performed with my own jazz groups in Chicago and Southern Wisconsin. You can expect to learn in a fun and focused environme ... View Profile
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JD's Guitar And Ukulele Experience

JD's Guitar And Ukulele Experience

5.0 2 Reviews
I teach all ages and have instructed 100s of students in over 20 years of teaching. Additionally, I teach and perform professionally on a weekly basis, which means the instruction my students recieve is coming from a place of full-time, real-world experience. As a full time musician and music teacher, I am constantly working on improving my skills both in terms of playing my instrument and in refining the delivery of my knowledge to my students. ... View Profile
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Tony's Rock Guitar Studio

Tony's Rock Guitar Studio

5.0 2 Reviews
Want to have fun learning and playing guitar? I would love to help you do just that! I specialize in teaching beginners and intermediate guitar in all forms of rock plus pop, blues, and alternative. I teach a proven method in allowing students to find a love of playing music that keeps them engaged in the process of learning over the years. Students should be shown how to bring their own personal style and creative expression to their performance. They should also be able to adapt and customize songs in a manner that keeps the songs recognizable and enjoyable, but produces a performance that is uniquely their own. This is a method that I st ... View Profile
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Kabir’s Drum Lessons

Kabir’s Drum Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
I am currently a working musician wanting to share my knowledge and experience with other musicians wanting to enter the industry. I love sharing my passion for music and hope to work with you in the future! I have played drums for 10 years. I have been gigging for 6 years. I have been teaching for 4 years. I have over 6000 followers on my Instagram where I post videos of me playing drums. (@Kabirdrums) I am halfway done with my Bachelors Degree in Jazz Studies - Drumset. ... View Profile
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Instrumental Music Educator

Instrumental Music Educator

5.0 1 Review
I am a certified music educator specializing in band instrument instruction. I have multiple degrees from University of Michigan and Northern Illinois University. While my professional performance skills are percussion, I am very experienced in teaching all instruments from beginning through intermediate and well beyond that in percussion. My students have ranged in age from 4 years old to 72! I believe that personality compatibility is important so I like to schedule a casual first meeting so that I and the student can get to know each other a little before committing to a first lesson. ... View Profile
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YPAC Yorkville

YPAC Yorkville

5.0 1 Review
Welcome to YPAC! We offer classes and private lessons in music, dance and theatre. You can find a place in our arts community by enrolling in any of our large selection of classes. Dance, music and theatre classes are available for all age and skill levels. And you can find us now in 2 locations - Yorkville and Plainfield! When you step into our center, you will be welcomed into an arts community noted for its positive atmosphere. YPAC is a place where people grow, develop and give back to their communities by sharing their art and talents. Learn more about our dance classes, music lessons and theatre classes on our website. Sign up for a Fre ... View Profile
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Ethan Bell Music

Ethan Bell Music

5.0 1 Review
We offer private in home lesson at an affordable price by teachers with degrees in their field. 
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Joia’s String Lessons

Joia’s String Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I teach a variety of genres. I myself call myself the cello singer on IG and YouTube as I enjoy arranging pop songs. I play an electric cello and look up to groups like pianoguys, Lindsey Stirling, Black Violin, and Transiberian Orchestra! I am classically trained and have played cello for 13 years and violin/ viola for 9. Im Suzuki Certified up through book 3 and have a degree from U of I in cello performance 
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Piano Studio Of Irene Litvinovich

Piano Studio Of Irene Litvinovich

I am accomplished classically-trained pianist. I hold a bachelor’s degree in piano pedagogy, music theory, and music history from the Lyatoshinsky State Music College and master’s degree in piano and music theory from the State University of Art (Ukraine). I have over 30 years of experience teaching students at all levels and ages, and has taught internationally in Europe, Canada and the United States. I am a member of the Chicago Music Teachers Association, Illinois State Music Teachers Association, and Music Teachers National Association. My teaching style emphasizes proper technique and musical development through positive reinforcemen ... View Profile
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Black & White Music Services, Inc.

Black & White Music Services, Inc.

Hi! My name is Matt Motto and I am the owner and founder of Black & White Music Services, Inc., a professional music education and production company. I began teaching at a fairly early age in a local music store and moved to teaching privately over 7 years ago. I have a deep passion for music and the guitar and do my best to instill that same passion in new and experienced players alike. Throughout my playing career I have participated in numerous ensembles including jazz bands, classical groups and quartets, as well as solo performance groups. I currently am an active musician playing in a progressive metal band called Dissona. I am extre ... View Profile
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Midlothian Music

Midlothian Music

Experience matters when it comes to the role of music teacher.  Our 13 accredited instructors come from the best music colleges and are specialists in the instruments they teach. We teach traditional methods and know how to create specific lesson plans for anyone age 5 and up. Using traditional methods of teaching, Midlothian Music can take students as beginners to as far as they want to go.  Our educational roots go back to our earliest days in 1960 and a number of our former students have gone on to enjoy rewarding professional careers in the music industry. Lessons are available Monday through Saturday at our Midlothian store and ... View Profile
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Bojan Kolevski

Bojan Kolevski

My goal is to impart students with all my knowledge and love for music. Furthermore, I desire to continue my professional development, to continue learning. In addition, I love playing music, be it Rock N’Roll or any genre. If I’m not helping around the house or spending time with my daughter and my wife, I am most likely to be found at the piano or keyboard.
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Booth Piano Studio

Booth Piano Studio

John N. Booth began a lifetime association with music at an early age, as an avid listener. Although his serious music study didn’t begin until the age of fourteen, when spurred on by his desire to compose, he taught himself to read and write music, and began piano lessons with an uncle who was a church organist. Shortly thereafter, he began studying violin at the New York College of Music, and later had private lessons with a member of the National Symphony Orchestra. Mr. Booth went on to play professionally in orchestras in New York and New Jersey, while composing and maintaining an active teaching schedule, offering instruction in violin, ... View Profile
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Midwest Music Academy, Inc.

Midwest Music Academy, Inc.

Description about my music education organization's philosophy, experience, community, curriculum, and faculty: Our philosophy: inside every music lover is a musician, and we help you discover your inner musician. Our teaching staff has an average of 15 years experience, and many hold advanced degrees. We are active in the community, performing at local events. Several curricula are available, including traditional music education, Suzuki training, recreational music, and hybrid programs. Instrument Type: Electric bass, Acoustic guitar, Electric guitar, Classical guitar Music Styles Christian/Gospel Guitar, Jazz Guitar, Pop Guitar, Classica ... View Profile
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SJ Piano Lessons

SJ Piano Lessons

Korean-Born pianist Sejeong Jeong who has begun the piano at the age of 5 graduated with Sunhwa Arts High School Piano Exam Excellence Award (2006) and entered as top student for Sookmyung Women’s University College of Music (Korea, 2007) and graduated top in Piano Performance with Special Leadership Program degree (2011). She graduated her master degree at Illinois State Unviersity (US, 2014). She won many awards from Music Chunchu, Brahms, CBS competitions at South Korea and was invited to many renowned concerts such as 74th ChosunIlbo Debut Concert. In the United State, she was selected as an Alternate Illinois State Winner and Honorable ... View Profile
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Tom Mesich Guitar Lessons

Tom Mesich Guitar Lessons

Hi, my name is Tom Mesich. I am a conservatory trained musician with a masters degree in guitar. I've been teaching for 39 years, and my past students include many other teachers in the area. I teach all styles of music, and play all instruments authentically. I'm not a guitarist who happens to teach other instruments. I can teach you what you want to learn. Tell me what it is, and we'll decide the best way to get it done. Lesson prices are $25.00 per half hour in your home (within 8 miles) or $21.00 in my studio at Modern Music in Lisle. If interested please respond by phone or leave VOICE message. Thanks. Tom ... View Profile
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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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