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Clifton Composition Lessons

Matt Patrick Walsh Music Studio

Matt Patrick Walsh Music Studio

5.0 13 Reviews
www.mattpatrickwalsh.com I am a music teacher with a very eclectic background. I am a musical theatre composer, but I also have experience performing as a guitarist, vocalist, bassist, pianist, and percussionist in various bands (many different genres of music). I have a Bachelor's Degree in Musical Theatre. I completed the BMI Musical Theatre Writing Workshop. I also am a graduate of the Hunter College Music Education Program. I offer private instruction on: - the guitar - voice - the piano - the electric bass - various percussion (drum kit, djembe) - ukulele - fun instruments (kazoo, harmonica) - songwriting I can also offer: - vocal coach ... View Profile
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East Village Guitar Salon

East Village Guitar Salon

5.0 8 Reviews
The East Village Guitar Salon offers a comfortable and professional home studio for focused lessons in classical guitar and blues and jazz studies. The East Village Guitar Salon does not teach 'general' guitar lessons. Students of all levels are accepted but not under 12 years of age. For advancing students, studies in music theory and improvisation may be requested. The East Village Guitar Salon is conveniently located in the heart of the East Village, just off Tompkins Square. For more information, please visit: Manta.com/East Village Guitar Salon ... View Profile
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Eva Novoa Piano Lessons

Eva Novoa Piano Lessons

5.0 7 Reviews
Piano lessons, Jazz & Classical. All levels, all ages. About me: 19 years experience as a teacher. I mainly teach kids/beginners & intermediate level at the moment but I also have adult students. I am a Jazz pianist/composer currently living and working as a freelancer in New York. I produce and release my own music/cds, too. My last two albums as a leader (third and fourth albums) with my NY band Ditmas Quartet got two 4-star reviews on DownBeat Magazine in August 2016 and last year in the fall in 2018. I also teach improvisation and composition from teenagers to adults. I adapt to your own rhythm and progress. You choose how often y ... View Profile
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David First

David First

5.0 6 Reviews
I'm a composer, performer and teacher, written up in Pitchfork, The Village Voice, Guitar Player, and NYTimes, who makes it fun for beginners and fully develops the advanced. I teach all styles and desires, from songwriters who are interested in developing their creativity/improv skills, to those who'd love to play their favorite songs. I teach electric and bass guitar, midi and computer recording, fingerpicking, songwriting, noise, improvisation, rocking out, psychedelic sonic landscapes, blues, funky stuff, alternative tuning, various jazz-avant theories, guilty pop pleasures and ??? ... View Profile
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Music For Life

Music For Life

5.0 6 Reviews
 Donald Domenic Guastaferro holds his Doctor of Education (Ed. D.) from Teachers College, Columbia University and his Master of Music (MM) from the SUCNY at Fredonia where he majored in piano/voice and minored in Composition and Administration.  He taught voice at Columbia U. and Supervised graduate music students during their school internships at NYU. He retired in 2009 as the Supervisor of Performing and Visual Arts Education from the CSD of New Rochelle where he helped build a $25 million Arts building to house his over 500 students who majored in the Arts at that time. He has been teaching piano/voice for over 50 years privatel ... View Profile
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Ashkenasi Music

Ashkenasi Music

5.0 5 Reviews
I am a composer and performer with over 30 years professional experience. I give private lessons for beginner and intermediate piano players. I use a tried and true classically structured lesson plan, as well as divise lessons catering specifically to a student's individual musical needs and tastes. I also teach improvisation, music composition, songwriting, and basics of musical theory. I teach in my Park Slope home.  I also travel to teach students in their homes in the Brooklyn/Park Slope vicinity. I also lead choirs and mentor classes to create and perform their own original operas in public schools. I also speak German fluently. You ... View Profile
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Unconditional Music

Unconditional Music

4.8 4 Reviews
Ashley has been teaching music privately for over 10 years and has made it a point to make every lesson highly individualized. She takes pride in knowing that her students reap multiple benefits from her teaching style. The learning environment is fun and comfortable, guiding students to feel encouraged to work through their mistakes. Not only do they learn music, they also learn life lessons, improve their academic skills, and find that their self-esteem is improved.  The lessons provided by Ashley are catered to each students' needs and wants. She takes a 'You Want, You Need' approach when handling lesson planning and implementation. T ... View Profile
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Mary Feinsinger Music

Mary Feinsinger Music

5.0 4 Reviews
Mary Feinsinger has  a Master’s Degree in Voice from The Juilliard School. She has taught professionally for over 25 years, and specializes in the pedagogy of popular vocal technique and styles.  Her eclectic, individualized approach to vocal instruction reflects her wide-ranging experience as performer and music director. She has extensive experience in teaching opera, and  applies classical breathing techniques to other singing styles:  rock, pop, musical theatre belt and legit and offers intensive work on smoothing vocal registers. She is an accomplished vocal coach and choral director, and offers intensive dictio ... View Profile
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Elvann's Music Lessons

Elvann's Music Lessons

5.0 4 Reviews
My name is Elvann, I'm a harpist & a classicaly trained vocalist from Montreal, Canada.  I perform regularily around the aread of Montreal for various events.  I'm also a fulltime content creator on YouTube & Twitch.  I create & reacord my own original music and do video game music arrangements for various musical ensembles.  I was always very inspired by Nightwish, Epica, Withing Temptation & similar bands. I own a College and a Bachelor Degree in Music as a classical singer and a harpist and I have over 7 years of experience as a music teacher.  My approach is very oriented on "learning to learn".&nb ... View Profile
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Take Note Lessons

Take Note Lessons

5.0 3 Reviews
I have been teaching for over 10 years. I teach privately full-time and run my own company. I personally hire other enthusiastic and experienced music teachers to work with me. I believe learning music should be fun. While it also takes hard work and dedication, a student must first enjoy music in order to continue and progress. My teachers and I incorporate well-known songs into lessons so that students can relate to what they are learning. We also use many of our own games and worksheets to keep students engaged at all times. We offer many different types of lessons including voice, piano, guitar, and songwriting.  ... View Profile
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Ms. Margarita

Ms. Margarita

5.0 3 Reviews
I am a Worldwide Acclaimed Composer and a passionate, dedicated professional with over 20 years of teaching experience, located in Fort Lee, NJ. I am currently considering adding one to two more students to my schedule. My knowledge of music has led my students to such achievements as: Awards in composition Creation of musicals Musical releases Successful passing of the “Royal Conservatory” Piano, Theory, Aural and the AP Music Theory Exams My background is diverse, ranging from classical music to rock, pop and jazz. I have worked with children as young as four, and adults of varying sk ... View Profile
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R.A.M. MUSIC (68th St. + West End Av. In Manhattan)

R.A.M. MUSIC (68th St. + West End Av. In Manhattan)

5.0 3 Reviews
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Lessons With Ana

Lessons With Ana

5.0 3 Reviews
I'm a keyboard/piano player, music producer and composer. I started playing classical piano at a young age and then became interested in synthesizers and music production. I studied at the New England Conservatory in Boston and have additional training from Berklee College of Music and Rhythmic Music Conservatory (Copenhagen, Denmark).  I have three years of experience teaching music to children and adults, covering classical piano and popular music styles. I have extensive experience as a side musician playing keyboards for different projects as well as playing, composing and producing my own music.  I am qualified to teach: -Piano ... View Profile
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Edward Green Music

Edward Green Music

5.0 2 Reviews
I have been a professor of composition at Manhattan School of Music since 1984.  Yes--I've won many awards, here and overseas, for my music; and if you'd like to hear some of it, please visit my website:  www.edgreenmusic.org. At MSM, I've taught songwriting, film composition, composition for the musical theater, arranging, theory---and also many classes in music history.  (My doctorate, actually, is in music history).  And I've published on musical matters ranging from Duke Ellington to Mozart; from the film composer Bernard Herrmann to the microtonal modernist Scelsi.  My teaching stands out for having Aesthetic Rea ... View Profile
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Jared Auslander Music Lessons

Jared Auslander Music Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
Jared Auslander is an extremely passionate musician.  He has played with and studied with some of the best musicians in the world and is able to bring that knowledge directly to you in an easy to understand step by step way. Jared began playing guitar when he was six years old and played his first gig when he was thirteen.  Jared has studied with legendary musicians such as John Scofield, Lenny Pickett, Hanan Rubinstein, and many more.  Currently, Jared is a senior at New York University and will be receiving a bachelors degree in Jazz Performance.  He frequently plays at some of the most renowned venues in New York City s ... View Profile
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Eric Jayk Teaching Studio

Eric Jayk Teaching Studio

5.0 2 Reviews
I'm lead vocalist, lead guitarist & songwriter for a well-known touring rock band with a worldwide fan base and over 3 million youtube views. I graduated from New York University with Bachelor's of Music in jazz guitar, and am currently teaching around 50 lessons a week to students ranging in ability from beginner to professional. My versatility, experience and formal training helps me to make the learning experience easy, stress free and fun.Currently, I play in 3 active bands gigging regularly & produce artists for their own projects. I spent much of the past 15 years touring, writing and recording for my bands and with internationa ... View Profile
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Quality Lessons-Low Price

Quality Lessons-Low Price

5.0 2 Reviews
I am an incredibily passionate teacher, with a mission to see all of my students learn, grow, and achieve their goals. I believe that every person, young and old, deserves to expose themselves to the arts, and that with hard work, every person has the ability to succeed. I am currently studying music education and theatre at Seton Hall University. I have also been teaching for several years. My teaching experience includes many years of experience teaching private lessons on several instruments (piano, voice, guitar, ukulele, violin, bass) to all ages. I have also worked for several years as a songwriting instructor, as well as an acting teac ... View Profile
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MusicNJLessons.com

MusicNJLessons.com

5.0 2 Reviews
Bachelors in Music Ed, Masters in Music Performance, NJ Music K-12 Certified, Teacher Of Students With Disabilities Certified NJ, Supervisor Certified. Teaching 20 years.
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Gaby's Music Lessons

Gaby's Music Lessons

5.0 2 Reviews
Helloo Music Lovers!  I teach music composition, music theory, and songwriting; this includes tutoring in the music notation software: Finale, any kind of score prep, score editing, arranging, and lyric writing.  If you're someone who has had a secret drawer full of songs you've never finished or has always wanted to write one and didn't know where to start... or if you're more of a nerd like me and have unfinished music-y sketches on your computer somewhere or you have ambitious musical ideas in your head you've never been able to put to paper or lastly, if you love music, but you would have no idea how to go about writing your own ... View Profile
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Olive Tree Music Academy

Olive Tree Music Academy

5.0 1 Review
We are not a music business that has become distracted by the business of selling instruments or rentals. We've never been in that business. We are here exclusively to provide quality private music lessons with highly qualified and likable teachers. 
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David Karakas Guitar Lessons

David Karakas Guitar Lessons

4.0 1 Review
Hey, everyone, my name is David Karakas and from a very early age, I have had a love for music and playing guitar. I've spent hours taking lessons as well as teaching myself to push past my plateaus and would love to teach you what I know as well as become a better player myself. Whether you have never played the guitar before or you know your way around a fretboard; I will give you a custom lesson based on your needs and desires. Some of my favorite things to teach are songwriting, chord building, scales and modes and general music theory. ... View Profile
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David Saperstein Piano, Theory And Composition Lessons

David Saperstein Piano, Theory And Composition Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I make learning the piano, studying composition and music theory fun and interesting.  I teach all levels, from beginners to intermediate and advanced students.  I teach both children and adults.  I have been teaching music privately since 1967.  I am a former lecturer at Brooklyn College where I taught Fundamentals of Music, Electronic Music and Piano.  As a composer I have been awarded the ASCAPlus Award 13 times and I was one of the youngest winners of the BMI Student Composers Awards.  I have performed publicly at Alice Tully Hall and many other distinguished concert venues. ... View Profile
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Justin Bischof

Justin Bischof

5.0 1 Review
I am an international acclaimed conductor, organist and pianist. I am a former professor at MSM and Barnard and maintain a private studio of students.
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Susan The Piano Teacher

Susan The Piano Teacher

5.0 1 Review
I've been teaching piano, theory and composition in New York for over 25 years and love to see my students enjoy the miracle of making music! We have formal Recitals every year giving students the opportunity to perform as well as offering graded evaluations and certificates of achievement. Music by the classic composers as well as American popular genres are taught. My studio is conveniently located near Union Square in Manhattan. Children and adults at any level from beginner to advanced are welcome! I have a Masters from NYU Steinhardt School of Music and Performing Arts Professions as well as an A.Mus. Degree from Conservatory Canada. I a ... View Profile
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Diane Moser Music

Diane Moser Music

5.0 1 Review
I believe that each student has a learning style that is unique. My approach is to teach each student accordingly, utilizing their strengths to help their weaknesses, while evolving their musical growth. My goals are to raise their skill levels and to expand their horizons of listening and awareness of the sounds and music around them.
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Hands Up Entertanment Inc.

Hands Up Entertanment Inc.

5.0 1 Review
Hi! My name is Nikiya and I am a professional singer/pianist/songwriter/composer. I am a dynamic, passionate and cutting edge instructor who loves to share all that I know with my students! Coming from a musical background, I was trained in classical music at age 5. While attending the Brooklyn Conservatory of Music in New York, I trained in a variety of genres. By 12 years old, I started a small business and began teaching friends, family and neighbors. At an early age, I discovered I possessed a talent in teaching and have been teaching ever since via in home/school/studio/groups/online. With over 20 years of experience as a performer and t ... View Profile
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Steve Gibb Guitar Lessons

Steve Gibb Guitar Lessons

5.0 1 Review
As an alum of The Royal Academy of Music I was lucky enough to study with the worlds best guitar teachers. I offer a tailor made approach to each student regardless of ability. No cookie cutter approach here. I can pinpoint technical issues and come up with specific studies and music to address them, even composing them if need be. 
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Guitarwise

Guitarwise

Adam has been a professional musician for 36 years. With experience playing nearly every style of music out there, Adam can pass on his experience and knowledge to you. There ar no shortcuts, but with a modicum of practice, Adam can guide you to reach your goals much, much quicker than you could do on your own. Individual Attention No cookie cutter approach here. Each student is coached to get to the next level based on their current level and their goals. With an approach to teaching a strong base of fundamentals, the student can start a journey in any direction or style they wish. Experience and Education Adam has a Masters in Music and ... View Profile
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Christopher Buchenholz, Composer

Christopher Buchenholz, Composer

Dr. Buchenholz, currently Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music at Columbia University and Hunter College, recently served as Special Projects Coordinator for The Leonard Bernstein Office Inc. and as a Visiting Lecturer at the National University of Ireland Maynooth. He has also taught at the Juilliard School, The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, the Association to Benefit Children, and New York University. A native New Yorker, he began his musical career at the age of seven on CBS Sunday Morning. He also performed as a soloist with the Metropolitan Opera from age eight to fourteen. He has performed at The Public Theatre, and The Kenne ... View Profile
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Total Control Music Systems

Total Control Music Systems

The Art & Science of Music Instruction! Total Control Music Systems provides private music lessons in Guitar (Electric & Acoustic), Piano/Keyboards, Voice, Electric Bass, Bluegrass Banjo, Mandolin, Pedal Steel, Ukulele, Songwriting, Music Theory, Recording/Music Technology. All lessons are taught by Michael Wolfsohn, creator of the Total Control Music System (a unique, multi-disciplinary set of materials & methods that lead to maximum musical mastery in minimal time), and author & designer of dozens of instructional books published by Hal Leonard & Cherry Lane. Michael has been teaching music since 1979, and has taught at The Old Town Scho ... View Profile
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