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My daughter started piano lessons with Stacey just a month ago but she is so excited every week to go. We have been very happy with how Stacey has progressed her - continually adding more difficult pieces to work on to see what she can do. This is our first experience w music lessons of any type and we are really happy with Stacey De & Co! Even my son, who never wants to try anything new, has started asking about taking drum lessons there. We couldn't be happier :)
Britt taught violin to our 4 year old for 2 months until we moved out of state. She was patient and caring and I could see my daughter's progress from week to week. Also, she did lessons in our home which was extremely convenient and she had some flexibility with her schedule. Easy to work with.
Rachel has taught both my son and daughter piano lessons. My son also took some voice lessons from her. Her enthusiasm and professionalism are second to none. my kids look forward to lessons now and have improved immensely. I would recommend her without hesitation.
I started violin lessons with Patrycja close to four years ago when I was almost 70 years old. She is an amazing teacher. Always patient with me even when my fingers don't work as well as a younger person's. She explains clearly and makes the lessons enjoyable even if the music is just exercises.. She does expect the music assignments to be up to her satisfaction before going on to a new one. I enjoy it very much when she accompanies me with her violin and or the piano. I feel fortunate to have found such a truly professional violin teacher and would highly recommend her to anyone willing to learn the violin whether young or old.
I contacted Jerry,inquiring about in-home guitar lessons for my daughter. He replied immediately with helpful suggestions of an instructor. When I realized my daughter wanted a female instructor Jerry went out of his way to find out more about my daughter and the kind of instructor who would be compatible with her. He then suggested one of two female instructors he felt would meet her needs. I was impressed with the time and effort he put into helping me find an instructor for her. This was extraordinary that he would take the time to help me when it did not directly benefit him and he did not even know me! I had originally contacted Jerry because of his highly regarded reputation for teaching and instruction. But now I also hold him in high regard for his kindness and dedication to helping others find their way into the world of music.
Corie was my daughter’s first private violin teacher, and she was the perfect foundation for not just the love of the instrument but also the precise technique and skills needed to develop a true musician. Even years later, my daughter’s current teachers are impressed with the solid foundation she received under Corie’s tutelage. Corie made learning a challenging instrument fun at an age-appropriate level without giving up on any high standards. Whether it was learning to read music, developing ear and intonation, or perfecting a bow hold, Corie had multiple ways to teach, to address habits and difficulties, and to share experiences with the larger studio in group lessons. We still use her teaching reminders and phrases during practices sessions. With Corie’s violin lessons, you get more than just basic instruction; you get a surprisingly well-rounded introduction to true musicianship.
I have 2 taking piano lessons here and Kimberly is excellent at keeping them engaged and motivated to learn. She is responsive to concerns and suggestions. We adore her.
My son has been taking piano lessons with the Music Connection for more than a year. The teaching staff is excellent and my son is improving his piano skills weekly!
Piano lessons in the home are so convenient!! My family loves this service, and the teacher is fantastic! I would recommend to anyone needing music lessons!
I took violin lessons and my sister took piano lessons from Carol for two years. She was always very patient, explained things in a very clear way, and was very encouraging. We were very sorry when we no longer had time to continue our lessons. Anybody who gets to take lessons from Carol should consider them self lucky.
I was looking for a short term cello teacher for my 11 year old daughter while her regular teacher was on summer break. City Strings and Piano responded right away and sent a teacher to my home working with the days/hours I preferred. Victor, the cello teacher, was fantastic! He only had four lessons to work with my daughter on her seating audition pieces. She arrived at the audition feeling confident and well prepared! Victor was punctual and extremely helpful in describing the mood of the pieces..explaining dynamics and bowing techniques to improve her playing. He was very patient and friendly...using a bit of humor to engage my daughter and make her feel at ease. I would highly recommend Victor and City Strings & Piano! Loved the convenience of a professional, highly qualified teacher coming to my home!
We worked with Regina to play our wedding in June 2014 and, while she came on the recommendation of a friend, we had no idea the wonderful experience we had in store. Regina came to our house to review our choices, offer suggestions, and essentially reassure us that she had everything under control. Her professionalism and charm were evident from the onset. Reginas expertise helped guide us through the somewhat overwhelming task of selecting just the right works to accompany each moment of the day. Regina was confident enough in her knowledge to steer us away from pieces that would not necessarily be best represented by a single violin and piano. We were even able to present her with last minute changes by which she was completely unfazed. Our wedding took place at theWit Hotel in Chicago and the beautiful elegance Regina added as we said our vows, greeted our guests, and celebrated at the cocktail reception, was the perfect touch to this most important day! As with most events for which you spend months planning and sorting out each minute detail, the day came and went in a whirlwind haze. However, every compliment from friends and every iPhone video has served to reaffirm what we already knew. Regina was the perfect choice for our wedding and we cannot recommend her enough!
Mr. M is teaching my daughter violin and my son the piano. He's amazing!
I’ve always been fascinated by the violin. The moment I could muster up enough courage to take classes, I was extremely dedicated, however, not knowing anything about instruments and being an absolute beginner in playing one, it was always a challenge to find a teacher who could match my excitement and interest. When I met Kal, I felt that he had a genuine desire, not just to teach me how to play the violin, but to help me understand music as a whole; to incorporate all musical notes into my life through our lessons. Taking up an instrument can be such an intimidating task, but it is not at all impossible! With Kal as my teacher, in just a few months, I found myself reading music, playing to rhythms, listening to notes and recognizing them (and playing solely by listening to notes!) - basically, I found myself learning music, wholly, something that no other teacher had ever managed to take me through. Thanks to Kal, I can pick up my violin, tune myself, and just…play. His love for music is palpable and quite easily transferable; his dedication is outstanding, and his help has been truly invaluable.
Ms. Nissa is a wonderful teacher. Our daughter, Madelyn, has been taking lessons from Ms. Nissa for the past 4 months. Ms. Nissa is always professional, arrives on time, responds promptly to texts, and has been very flexible scheduling around our busy summer schedule. Ms. Nissa communicates with Madelyn with clarity and makes learning the violin fun! In fact, Madelyn was always sad when her 30 minute lesson was over, so we increased the lesson time to 45 minutes. I highly recommend Ms. Nissa!
He's an excellent teacher! I straight up knew nothing about the violin when I first started but he was very patient with me which I needed in order to learn basics. He also worked with my schedule which is great. I'm not Mozart but I'm getting there.
HGS Music is amazing, has the best staff and is really fun! I always feel very welcome. I think they've even convinced me to start playing Ukulele as well!
The staff at Rockstar are easy to work with and friendly. I am an adult who takes guitar lessons. My son takes drum lessons and my daughter takes guitar lessons. Rockstar's instructors work well with kids and adults. The facility is clean and constantly updated. There is a clean bathroom and a comfortable waiting area. Their instructors are also working musicians so their lessons are applicable to real life experience.
True Note Music offers private violin and viola lessons to beginning students 4 years of age and older through college preparatory skill levels. At all stages of development, emphasis is placed on a thoughtful and integrated approach to learning to play and create music. Suzuki violin school playing posture, Western note reading practice and European classical musicality are all combined to give students a complete method of studying music. On a continual basis, a student's individual learning style and musical interests are assessed, encouraged and made part of the lesson curriculum experience. We serve Lisle, Naperville.
I am a current member of the DuPage Symphony and have 20 years of playing experience. I was initially educated in the Suzuki method at both Western Springs School of Talent and Community School of the Arts in Wheaton, followed by pre-conservatory study with Drew Lecher and Nan Zhou. I use a combo of Suzuki and traditional methods, customizing to the student's individual needs and heeding Dr. Suzuki's philosophy at all times. I am also a trained baroque recorder player who has studied privately and taken guest lessons and clinics with nationally-known recorder experts as Vicki Boeckman, Lisette Kielson, Rotem Gilbert and Leighann Daihl. I take violin students ages four and up and recorder students ages eight and up, either through Alleluia Lutheran Church in Naperville or privately within the student's home depending on distance. Please feel free to contact me via Thumbtack for more details, and thank you for considering me to be your violin teacher!
Hello. My name is Susan Jang. I am offering violin lessons for any age and level in the Evanston area in Illinois. Education: BM Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia Pennyslvania. (violin performance) Teachers: Almita & Roland Vamos, Pamela Frank and Ida Kavafian. Experience: Teaching locally through schools and/ or privately. For beginners- Instructions are normally taught through the Suzuki Method, also covering all basic major and minor scales. Intermediate or advanced: All major violin concertos, will cover etudes and caprices. Also, coaching is provided for ones who want that extra help practicing or just simply to listen and receive opinions and guidance in the playing. Lessons will be located either at the Northwestern University practice rooms or privately at home with the guidance of an adult if child is under the age of 18. DVD or Cassette recording during the lesson will be acceptable. For more information or questions do not hesitate to send me an email! All the best, Susan