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Gary is an incredible musician and very knowledgable. Beyond that he is a great teacher; very good at breaking down complex ideas and components of music and making them very simple. It helps that he's a bad ass on guitar (and other instruments) but his skill sets as an instructor are what set him apart. 2 very big thumbs up! If you're trying to learn as a beginner or just hone your already developed skills I would highly suggest getting some lessons from Gary.
I'm writing this on my phone so I apologize in advance for any typos. Bryan has not only been an amazing teacher and mentor to me but also friend to me for a very long time. He is an absolutely phenomenal teacher and the only person who could have helped me to possibly grow the way that I have. Nobody teaches voice the way that Bryan does. He completely shaped my voice for 8 years of my life. I'm so thankful for the lessons he has taught me. He also helped me get into Emerson college. I miss him in Boston all of the time. You're honestly missing out if you don't use Bryan as your vocal coach.
Only visit Port City Music if you want the Highest Quality Instructors, Central Location, Perfect Atmosphere and Superior Management Team. If you are looking for sub-par, this is not the place for you!
Nyla took a very professional approach with testing me where I was, and then working very specifically to achieve my personal goals through proper warm ups, improving delivery and power, giving me good foundational tools and follow up exercises to take home.
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As a piano teacher my goal is give each student a well-rounded musical education. When my students "graduate" from my studio they should be able to play with good technique, read music well and be able to sightread up to their playing level, play at least a simple melody by ear and know how to accompany it with at least basic primary triads, know how to play a "fake" piece using lead sheet music and understand how to play the accompanying chord suggestions or use chord substitutions, play at least a simple 12 bar blues progression and improvise on the blues scale, grow in their knowledge and understanding of music theory which is the basis for doing so many things in music. To help to facilitate their learning of music theory, and the many elements of music, each student gets to spend some time each lesson with a wonderful, easy to use computer program. I expose my students to classical music and teach them the stylistic interpretation of each era, and in addition encourage them to explore any type of music they love and would like to play. Here are some reasons I think I excel as a piano and voice teacher: I enjoy teaching, first and foremost; I enjoy seeing the musical growth and development in my students over the years that they are with me; I understand the process of learning (and teaching); I have fun with my students (keeping lessons as stress free as possible); I encourage my students to have a can-do attitude, not only in regards to music but also life in general. I support my students to go as far or as fast as they want to go. Our studio enjoys a very supportive environment where students support each other in group lessons, recitals, parties, festivals, adjudications, etc. I offer my students a wide variety of opportunities and they can choose their level of participation. I approach voice lessons in the same way, working with my students to develop strong and healthy vocal technique, and to learn and sing a variety of music, My years of study in Music School and University in addition to my many years of teaching, reading, attending professional conferences, workshops, and my affiliation with several professional organization, along with my willingness to learn, adapt, grow and be attentive to my students musical needs and preferences, I believe, make me a skilled teacher and create for my students an outstanding and nourishing studio environment.