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Ohio School of Music
5.0
from 14 reviews
  • 1 year in business
  • 12 hires on Thumbtack
Thumbtack Customer
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Junbo has done a great job helping me learn Mandarin. He has been especially helpful with getting my pronunciation right, which I think has to do with the fact that he is a professional singer. The lessons are fun too and include a bit of Chinese culture as well.

Guitar Lessons with Jonny A
4.8
from 14 reviews
  • 28 years in business
  • 23 hires on Thumbtack
Steve H.
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I took weekly guitar lessons from Johnny A about 10 years ago when I was 12-13. I had to stop when high school started to accommodate a football/basketball practice schedule, but continued to schedule 1-time lessons to learn specific skills (like slide playing, etc.) He helped mix the lessons into a combination of what I "wanted" to learn (to keep me interested) and what I needed to learn (to progress as a guitar player). 10 years later, I'm hopelessly addicted to the guitar. I have a number of friends who started lessons (with different teachers) and gave up on it early because it wasn't fun. Well, Johnny A helped hook me early, helped me get through the frustrating first weeks, and helped turn me into an guitar player who has actually been paid to play. I'd recommend John to anyone looking for a new addiction.

Cotton Studio
4.9
from 14 reviews
  • 25 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Shauna K.
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I just went to my first lesson with Jeremy! I couldn't be happier. I am someone that has always wanted to learn how to play guitar and warned him that I had never picked one up before. He was completely prepared with a beginner lesson for me and a list of things to practice before our next lesson. I am thrilled I found him on Thumbtack.

  • 1 year in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Diane W.
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Everything! Jon Price’s teaching qualities are suited to your needs and goals. He makes guitar lessons so much fun . He has alot of experience and has you playing songs of your choice quickly. The “Price” is right (the cost of lessons and Jon Price). I highly recommend Release Musicians.

Guitar Lessons
4.8
from 8 reviews
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Shawn W.
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After trying to learn guitar casually on my own for a few years, I decided to seek out lessons. When I compared a few places I felt like Brian Armor would be a good teacher. I started taking weekly lessons a few months ago and chose a favorite rock song to learn. Since then I've added several songs and feel great about my progress. Brian is good at teaching things quickly. He knows how to adapt to my pace and scale it down. He gives me a good sense of where I'm at and what to work on, including reminders to avoid my bad habits. I'm impressed that Brian can listen to a song and is able to play it by ear, with the right tuning, key, and rhythm. Overall I'm having fun, playing songs I like (not just scales and chord progressions), and looking forward to getting better. Guitar lessons are my favorite part about Mondays! I highly recommend guitar lessons with Brian.

Guitar Lessons
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Daniel W.
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My experience has been excellent with Ric. He is a great guitar instructor. He is also very friendly and flexible. I enjoy my lessons, but I also enjoy our conversations. The studio is really cool too. My recommendation speaks for itself, as I will be signing up my seven-year-old son with Ric for his first guitar lessons. Thumbs up!

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Ohio Music Pro
4.9
from 16 reviews
  • 13 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Top pro on Thumbtack
Randy R.
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If you want to learn to play the guitar, whether you are a beginner or more advanced and want to improve your skills and knowledge of music theory to become a professional player, then I highly recommend contacting Justin Slusher of Ohio Guitar Pro, Fairborn, OH. He has both a prestigious academic background (graduate of the selective Berklee College of Music, Boston MA.) and professional experience acquired by playing in multiple bands from LA to Atlantic City. As a student, what I appreciate most is his patience to let me learn at my own speed without feeling pressured. He truly loves teaching. He gets as excited for me as I do when I learn a new skill or play a new lead solo piece correctly. I feel free to ask (or re-ask) any question about music theory, get advise regarding equipment, or just to ask for a refresher on a previously taught playing technique. Justin has a remarkably trained ear and can write note-for-note instructions on how to play any song that I show up to my lesson with. He has been my instructor for about 10 years ... I have learned that learning is a never ending process ... it just depends on how good you want to be. Whatever level you are at, i'm confident that Justin Slusher can take your playing to the next level.

Angel's House of Music
5.0
from 1 review
  • 22 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
About

Angel's offers quality lessons while encouraging the love of music through positive motivations. We have been voted Best of the East by Cincy Magazine for 2013 and 2014 and 2015.

HeartSeed Studio
5.0
from 1 review
  • 6 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Melanie P.
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Bryan engaged our son from the very first lesson, and focused on his interests. Bryan challenges and encourages him every lesson, and after only a couple months he is loving playing real songs. Highly recommend Bryan!

  • 6 years in business
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
Missy B.
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Am working with Matt on my projects he is very knoledgeble about everything he do he can turn ur music idea into something big i enjoy every moment of our sessions purple monkey is an amazing studio Dada Cross

About

Xiaoming Zhu has dedicated his piano career since 3 and a half years old. At the age of 12, he entered Sichuan Conservatory of Music in China (the biggest music conservatory worldwide) for his professional piano training. At the age of 18, he entered a piano performance program in Cincinnati Conservatory of Music with full scholarship (ranked as one of the top 5 music schools nationwide), and pursued two Bachelor degrees in Piano Performance and Music Education and a Master degree in Piano Performance. Mr. Zhu is a gifted and highly accomplished pianist, and a winner of international and national piano competitions. Zhu's achievements in the Missouri Southern International Piano Competition and the German Ettlingen International Piano Competition are of major significance. Both have been recognized as major piano competitions, and just being accepted into either is an honor in itself. Mr. Zhu has participated many high-status national competitions and important music festivals in mainland China, Hong Kong, Canada and the United States, and received numerous national awards, as well as publications in professional and major media. Mr. Zhu has published a CD in Canada in 1998, and his concert, "Autumn of the Nation", has been broadcasted by Sichuan Broadcasting and Television Station to a province with population of more than 100,000,000 people and also nationwide in 1999. Zhu has also received many encouraging commendations from prestigious art associations after the festival and publications. Among all the most important ones are from New York Philharmonic and Ohio Music Teachers National Association. Zhu's excellent music qualifications have been well-recognized by Associate Conduct of New York Philharmonic, Xian Zhang. Zhang recognized Zhu as "an artist and great pianist of incredible ability and has arisen to the top of his field". She described Zhu's performance technique is "superb and artistry impeccable, and his play is mature and deeply". Mr. Zhu has worked with Cincinnati Children's Choir for 2 years and has dedicated himself in piano teaching since 2004. He has over 20 piano students, with abundant teaching experiences, from Suzuki to traditional to adult. His students have joined in competitions and festivals, and made great success.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
About

You learn to play better, so you can touch more hearts! I teach beginning guitar (all styles), classical guitar (all levels) and music theory and improvisation. I am a former university instructor with 30 years of experience.

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I can teach you to play guitar! I offer beginning and intermediate guitar lessons to students ages 8 and up on acoustic or electric guitar.

Taylor Marie Photography
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • New on Thumbtack
Cal M.
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Loved this photoshoot, loved the quality of the pictures!!! This was my first time getting my pictures taken at a photoshoot like this, and I could not have asked for a better experience! Taylor has an amazing eye for photography, you could tell she knew exactly what she was doing. I can’t wait to find an excuse to have another photoshoot!

About

I believe that music is a powerful and transformative skill for people of all ages to learn. Children who study music routinely perform better in school and are more likely to graduate. Music education gives the gift of being able to express oneself, which I believe to be one of the greatest gifts a person can give another. In signing for lessons with me, you will have someone in your corner to help explain things like technique, theory, and timbre. I offer the first lesson for free as my chance to audition to be your teacher.

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