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Irene M. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Irene M.
40/hour

Near Downey, CA

paino and keyboard

I had piano lessons at the age of four, I also studied piano lessons at Cerritos College and received grade A. See Irene's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (14)
7 hours tutoring Piano out of 23 hours
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I had piano lessons at the age of four, I also studied piano lessons at Cerritos College and received grade A. See Irene's full profile

Susan Yen Xuan L. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Susan Yen Xuan L.
45/hour

Near Downey, CA

International Piano Competition Winner

Piano has been my instrument for over 10 years. I have finished all levels of music theory, and have passed the Certificate of Merit Exam for the Advanced Level for Music Theory and Piano Performance in 2015. In high school, I received A's in both semesters of AP Music Theory, as well as passing the AP... See Susan Yen Xuan's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (100)
3 hours tutoring Piano out of 137 hours
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Piano has been my instrument for over 10 years. I have finished all levels of music theory, and have passed the Certificate of Merit Exam for the Advanced Level for Music Theory and Piano Performance in 2015. In high school, I received A's in both semesters of AP Music Theory, as well as passing the AP... See Susan Yen Xuan's full profile

Ariana H. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ariana H.
45/hour

Near Downey, CA

Piano Player of 10+ Years

I began playing piano about 10 years ago and haven't stopped since. I play at several gigs during my free time as well as give private lessons on the side. My students are always successful as I focus on building a strong classical foundation to serve them for piano and any other instruments they may... See Ariana's full profile

45/hour
6 hours tutoring Piano out of 19 hours
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I began playing piano about 10 years ago and haven't stopped since. I play at several gigs during my free time as well as give private lessons on the side. My students are always successful as I focus on building a strong classical foundation to serve them for piano and any other instruments they may... See Ariana's full profile

Joe G. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Joe G.
50/hour

Near Downey, CA

Drum Set, Piano and Percussion Instruction

Many of these years have included special percussion workshops for teens: at risk, behavioral issues, special-ed, and autism. For piano students, I use software that allows my students to hear and see the piano notes I'm playing right on your screen - along with the names of the notes, and where they... See Joe's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (34)
305 hours tutoring Piano out of 357 hours
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Many of these years have included special percussion workshops for teens: at risk, behavioral issues, special-ed, and autism. For piano students, I use software that allows my students to hear and see the piano notes I'm playing right on your screen - along with the names of the notes, and where they... See Joe's full profile

Garrett B. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Garrett B.
50/hour

Near Downey, CA

Professional Working Saxophone/Flute/Clarinet/Piano Tutor

...hopefully 0) and still keep my students engaged! I want to help get as many people as I can into the various instruments I teach (sax, flute, clarinet, and piano) as I find that some of the nicest, intelligent, most well-rounded people I've met have come from the musician world that I'm privy to.... See Garrett's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (20)
10 hours tutoring Piano out of 92 hours
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...hopefully 0) and still keep my students engaged! I want to help get as many people as I can into the various instruments I teach (sax, flute, clarinet, and piano) as I find that some of the nicest, intelligent, most well-rounded people I've met have come from the musician world that I'm privy to.... See Garrett's full profile

Scott W. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Scott W.
60/hour

Near Downey, CA

Math, Science, and English Tutor, College Counselor.

I received basic and classical training in piano from age 4 to age 12, and I have since maintained my skills with practice. I am sufficiently qualified to introduce a beginning student to the rudiments of piano. In my estimation, these include general musical notation, rhythm training, major and minor... See Scott's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (380)
1,574 hours tutoring
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I received basic and classical training in piano from age 4 to age 12, and I have since maintained my skills with practice. I am sufficiently qualified to introduce a beginning student to the rudiments of piano. In my estimation, these include general musical notation, rhythm training, major and minor... See Scott's full profile

Yakub S. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Yakub S.
60/hour

Near Downey, CA

Classical and Jazz Pianist with 14+ Years of Teaching Experience

I graduated from Shepherd University majoring in Piano Jazz Performance and Film Scoring. In Classical Piano - I have a deep understanding and extensive teaching experience in Classical Repertoires, such as music by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Liszt, Chopin, and Prokofiev among others. my current students... See Yakub's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (10)
16 hours tutoring Piano out of 18 hours
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I graduated from Shepherd University majoring in Piano Jazz Performance and Film Scoring. In Classical Piano - I have a deep understanding and extensive teaching experience in Classical Repertoires, such as music by Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Liszt, Chopin, and Prokofiev among others. my current students... See Yakub's full profile

Desiree G. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Desiree G.
60/hour

Near Downey, CA

Piano Professional w/ Exceptional Teaching Ability

I have an amazing method of piano instruction that is guaranteed NOT to bore the student with those seemingly tedious antics, etc. I believe in giving the student exactly what they need at any given moment. I believe in taking a very loose approach & it has proven to be quite successful, as a few of my... See Desiree's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (15)
12 hours tutoring Piano out of 22 hours
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I have an amazing method of piano instruction that is guaranteed NOT to bore the student with those seemingly tedious antics, etc. I believe in giving the student exactly what they need at any given moment. I believe in taking a very loose approach & it has proven to be quite successful, as a few of my... See Desiree's full profile

Marcus C. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marcus C.
60/hour

Near Downey, CA

Piano Theory | Audio Engineering - Pop/RnB, Hip-Hop

I've been playing piano my whole life. I'm trained in Jazz and while growing up have always performed with and musically directed choirs from a variety of local churches. My performance experiences include playing with Andre Ward, Christian McBride, Chaka Kahn, Floetry and more. Playing piano... See Marcus's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (4)
6 hours tutoring
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I've been playing piano my whole life. I'm trained in Jazz and while growing up have always performed with and musically directed choirs from a variety of local churches. My performance experiences include playing with Andre Ward, Christian McBride, Chaka Kahn, Floetry and more. Playing piano... See Marcus's full profile

Dr. Ivana B. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Dr. Ivana B.
65/hour

Near Downey, CA

PhD in Piano Performance and Pedagogy with 20 years of teaching

I am a classically trained pianist actively performing in US and Europe. I have PhD in Piano Performance and 20 years of experience working with piano students of all ages in both online and in person settings. I have taught both in US and Europe, in college settings such as University of Southern... See Dr. Ivana's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (18)
29 hours tutoring Piano out of 29 hours
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I am a classically trained pianist actively performing in US and Europe. I have PhD in Piano Performance and 20 years of experience working with piano students of all ages in both online and in person settings. I have taught both in US and Europe, in college settings such as University of Southern... See Dr. Ivana's full profile

Spurgeon R. Near Downey, CA, available for in-person tutoring
Spurgeon R.
75/hour

Near Downey, CA

M.M. in Piano Performance from CSULA

I've been teaching for over 7 years at various studios including Allemande Music Academy, Silver River Music Academy, Poprock Music Academy, and Opus Music School. I've also taught at the collegiate level at CSULA. See Spurgeon's full profile

75/hour
21 hours tutoring Piano out of 21 hours
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I've been teaching for over 7 years at various studios including Allemande Music Academy, Silver River Music Academy, Poprock Music Academy, and Opus Music School. I've also taught at the collegiate level at CSULA. See Spurgeon's full profile

Fatima I. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Fatima I.
75/hour

Near Downey, CA

Credentialed Teacher, Results-oriented, Effective & Compassionate

I have had about nine years of piano lessons (practical and theory). I've trained with some of the best teachers. I've passed up to Grade 8 in the Royal Conservatory of Music Series, and up to Grade 5 in Royal Conservatory of Music Theory series. I've played in numerous prestigious recitals,... See Fatima's full profile

75/hour
4.9 (629)
3,754 hours tutoring
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I have had about nine years of piano lessons (practical and theory). I've trained with some of the best teachers. I've passed up to Grade 8 in the Royal Conservatory of Music Series, and up to Grade 5 in Royal Conservatory of Music Theory series. I've played in numerous prestigious recitals,... See Fatima's full profile

Kay B. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kay B.
80/hour

Near Downey, CA

Private Piano, Ballet, Sewing, and Crochet Lessons

I taught myself to play the piano when I was seven years old. I received an organ, today we would call it a digital piano, and I sat for hours learning every song in the book that came with it. I have always had a love for the piano. I think it is the most beautiful and amazing instrument ever made.... See Kay's full profile

80/hour
5 hours tutoring Piano out of 5 hours
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I taught myself to play the piano when I was seven years old. I received an organ, today we would call it a digital piano, and I sat for hours learning every song in the book that came with it. I have always had a love for the piano. I think it is the most beautiful and amazing instrument ever made.... See Kay's full profile

Alisa W. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Alisa W.
80/hour

Near Downey, CA

Tutor of Russian, Piano and English

I studied piano, solfege, choir, and music literature for eight years at the Zelenogorsk Music School in Russia, which is a traditional Russian piano school. I graduated summa cum laude in 2002. I use a blend of the traditional Russian piano technique and the Faber Piano Adventures Method when... See Alisa's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (326)
263 hours tutoring Piano out of 1,289 hours
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I studied piano, solfege, choir, and music literature for eight years at the Zelenogorsk Music School in Russia, which is a traditional Russian piano school. I graduated summa cum laude in 2002. I use a blend of the traditional Russian piano technique and the Faber Piano Adventures Method when... See Alisa's full profile

Josh M. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Josh M.
80/hour

Near Downey, CA

Piano Expert with 10+ Years of Expertise

I have been playing the piano ever since I have taken formal classes at 12 years old. Since then, I have played in formal recitals around Southern California and have even composed several of my own piano pieces. I am very well taught on how to play the piano, sight-read piano notes, and the... See Josh's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (168)
533 hours tutoring
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I have been playing the piano ever since I have taken formal classes at 12 years old. Since then, I have played in formal recitals around Southern California and have even composed several of my own piano pieces. I am very well taught on how to play the piano, sight-read piano notes, and the... See Josh's full profile

Anuj B. Near Downey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Anuj B.
80/hour

Near Downey, CA

UT Austin Honors Grad, Professional + Patient Tutor

I was a Music major at University of North Texas. I have been a piano player for two years that's made very quick progress. I frequently tutor peers in music. See Anuj's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (107)
9 hours tutoring Piano out of 145 hours
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I was a Music major at University of North Texas. I have been a piano player for two years that's made very quick progress. I frequently tutor peers in music. See Anuj's full profile

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Raymond L.
40/hour

Bachelor in Music 35+ Years of Teaching Experience

I completed studies at the Conservatory of Music of San Juan, Puerto Rico and graduated MAGNA CUM LAUDE in 1980, with a Major in Musical Education and four years of piano studies, as my second musical instrument. I am a qualified... See Raymond's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (425)
206 hours tutoring Piano out of 1,195 hours
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I completed studies at the Conservatory of Music of San Juan, Puerto Rico and graduated MAGNA CUM LAUDE in 1980, with a Major in Musical Education and four years of piano studies, as my second musical instrument. I am a qualified... See Raymond's full profile

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Rem D.
40/hour

Experienced piano teacher

Successfully teaching piano for over 25 years. Great knowledge of all main piano instruction materials, very specific system of learning for every student needs! Flexible hours, very comfortable working with all ages and all levels! See Rem's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (537)
280 hours tutoring Piano out of 948 hours
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Successfully teaching piano for over 25 years. Great knowledge of all main piano instruction materials, very specific system of learning for every student needs! Flexible hours, very comfortable working with all ages and all levels! See Rem's full profile

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David F.
40/hour

Piano Teacher with 7 years experience

I have taught private piano both privately and in music schools such as Studios on the Square in Horseheads, NY and Page Music Lessons in Boston, MA See David's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (593)
118 hours tutoring Piano out of 1,642 hours
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I have taught private piano both privately and in music schools such as Studios on the Square in Horseheads, NY and Page Music Lessons in Boston, MA See David's full profile

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Mark R P.
40/hour

High School Music Educator with 18+ years experience

I taught piano and piano/computer music classes for many years in High School and in private lessons. In all my classes I focused on well-rounded instruction with an emphasis on reading and playing skills, including theory and... See Mark R's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (774)
657 hours tutoring Piano out of 1,874 hours
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I taught piano and piano/computer music classes for many years in High School and in private lessons. In all my classes I focused on well-rounded instruction with an emphasis on reading and playing skills, including theory and... See Mark R's full profile

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Spencer B.
43/hour

Private Instructor, 8 Years Teaching Experience

I have been playing the piano and keyboards for 17 years, and have been giving private piano lessons for 8 years. I perform professionally with groups, in pit orchestras, and as a soloist for events. I also have expertise in... See Spencer's full profile

43/hour
5.0 (61)
49 hours tutoring Piano out of 214 hours
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I have been playing the piano and keyboards for 17 years, and have been giving private piano lessons for 8 years. I perform professionally with groups, in pit orchestras, and as a soloist for events. I also have expertise in... See Spencer's full profile

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Michael B.
45/hour

Berklee College of Music Graduate

I have spent a lot of time before a piano training my musicianship. Albeit at Berklee, in high school and still today as a writer. I can instruct beginner levels and leading up to intermediate players. See Michael's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (404)
252 hours tutoring Piano out of 1,151 hours
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I have spent a lot of time before a piano training my musicianship. Albeit at Berklee, in high school and still today as a writer. I can instruct beginner levels and leading up to intermediate players. See Michael's full profile

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Shawn K.
50/hour

Classical/Jazz Pianist with 8+ Years of Teaching Experience

I have a Bachelor of Music (BM) in Music Composition with a focus in classical piano. I've performed 100+ live events as a pianist, performing everything from classical piano recitals to jazz gigs. I also have 7+ years of... See Shawn's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (102)
15 hours tutoring Piano out of 363 hours
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I have a Bachelor of Music (BM) in Music Composition with a focus in classical piano. I've performed 100+ live events as a pianist, performing everything from classical piano recitals to jazz gigs. I also have 7+ years of... See Shawn's full profile

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Madeleine S.
50/hour

Experienced Teacher w/ Psych BA Tutors Music, Math, English, and More

My grandmother and aunt began teaching me basic piano skills when I was in elementary school, and I continued such skills in musical theory courses junior high - college. Piano has also been useful in learning and teaching voice and... See Madeleine's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (79)
19 hours tutoring Piano out of 382 hours
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My grandmother and aunt began teaching me basic piano skills when I was in elementary school, and I continued such skills in musical theory courses junior high - college. Piano has also been useful in learning and teaching voice and... See Madeleine's full profile

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Elizabeth D.
55/hour

Piano Teacher

I have a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and have 5 years of experience teaching beginner lessons. I regularly accompany my voice students at the piano. My piano students have ranged in age from 5 to 92 years old and have... See Elizabeth's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (532)
696 hours tutoring Piano out of 1,333 hours
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I have a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and have 5 years of experience teaching beginner lessons. I regularly accompany my voice students at the piano. My piano students have ranged in age from 5 to 92 years old and have... See Elizabeth's full profile

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