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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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Dupage Guitar Lessons

Dupage Guitar Lessons

4.9 11 Reviews
You are the focus of lessons. You study what you want and need. You enjoy the process. You become a guitar player. Take your music in any direction you desire. You have found the guidance. My guarantee.
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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 recieved 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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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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Lessons & Beyond

Lessons & Beyond

5.0 4 Reviews
Before anything else, please make sure you read the message I sent to you! Here is a list of just some of the things I am proficient in and can teach you on the bass, guitar or ukulele: Genres (blues, rock, country, classical, metal, pop, punk, indie, funk) Technique (strumming, lead playing, fingerpicking, speed-picking, sweep picking) Theory (note-reading, scales/improvisation, chord construction, timing/rhythm) Composition (putting it all together- songwriting!) And this is all only the beginning. I come to each lesson with a plan, based off how I feel the student learns and what their goals are. I am patient and let the lessons move as ... View Profile
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The Art Of Piano Playing & Performing Arts  Inc.

The Art Of Piano Playing & Performing Arts Inc.

5.0 4 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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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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Russakoff Music Studio

Russakoff Music Studio

5.0 4 Reviews
I teach all levels from beginner to college level.  My degrees are in piano performance, which means my entire focus has been on piano. I’ve studied with concert artists throughout my life. In addition, I’ve written 3 music theory workbooks that I use with students.   There is a great deal of info on my website:  RussakoffMusic.mymusicstaff.com
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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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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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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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Gerald Rizzer

Gerald Rizzer

5.0 3 Reviews
With 40+ years of teaching piano, theory and chamber music;  performing professionally with The Chicago Ensemble, which I created; and composing, I bring considerable knowledge to lessons I give and am able to work with players of all ages(I have students age 5 and age 88) and accomplishments. I incorporate discussion of music theory and history to a greater extent than most piano teachers.
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Voice Studio Of Lisa Hedin

Voice Studio Of Lisa Hedin

5.0 2 Reviews
My degree in voice performance and my 40 plus years of performing in both classical and music theatre provide a wealth of experience to draw upon. I am excellent at selecting songs, I teach sight reading, vocal warm ups and more. Join me in my home studio.  http://ec-arts.org/voice-lessons/
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Steele Music Studio

Steele Music Studio

5.0 2 Reviews
As a music teacher, it is my belief that all students have a natural capacity for music, and through my teaching I hope to offer the opportunity to discover and explore their innate potential as musicians.  By using a variety of teaching methods tailored to meet the needs of each individual student, I am able to provide quality music instruction in a positive and supportive environment by carefully and thoughtfully considering the needs and interests of each individual student.    ... View Profile
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Sheridan Music Studio-Chicago

Sheridan Music Studio-Chicago

5.0 2 Reviews
My teaching is focused on assisting all piano students to achieve excellence in playing the piano and to improve their knowledge and understanding of Classical Music. In the process of accomplishing these two important goals, I strive to inspire, motivate and teach my students how to practice and study, how to mentally prepare to tackle any challenge, and how to be focused and disciplined in everything they strive to accomplish and master. I help them set realistic but challenging goals and then work tirelessly and patiently with them until they achieve those goals. Learning to play the piano requires an experienced teacher who is an expert i ... View Profile
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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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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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Celestial Voice

Celestial Voice

5.0 2 Reviews
I love to perform and teach to others what I know. I have been singing my whole life, since I was a little girl. I'm very intuitive in solving people's vocal issues and getting rapid results to those who wish to improve from any level, age and in any style. Having studied with phenomenal teachers, I have a wealth to pass along. I have a warmth and caring for my students. I like to find out what they want and what they need. Come and study with me and I will show you how your voice, the only instrument made by God, can be easy, beautiful, and fun! I am also a health coach, so till we meet, drink water, water, water! Celeste Martino, soprano fr ... View Profile
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McMusic Lessons & Performances

McMusic Lessons & Performances

5.0 2 Reviews
   Hello, my name is Kevin McClain of McMusic Lessons & Performances. I provide educated guitar and piano lessons on a "Pay-as-you-go Basis" with options to "Prepay for Discounted Rates." Learn at home, in-studio, or video chat from any location. Each lesson focuses on theory and reading skills, exercises and technique, and how to apply them to songs of interest. Try out a Pay-as-you-go guitar or piano lesson today.      Classical guitar lessons, acoustic guitar lessons, electric guitar lessons, and classical piano lessons all include online student profiles, weekly lesson reviews, step by step practice outli ... 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Mio Nakamura Piano Studio

Mio Nakamura Piano Studio

I am a professional pianist and performing actively as a soloist, collaborative pianist, chamber musician, and orchestral pianist in the Chicago area and abroad. I have performed many world class musicians including members of Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Civic Orchestra of Chicago. I am also very passionate about teaching and have been teaching for more than ten years. I love to share the beauty of music with my students.
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