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Before I started voice with Deanna I was light in stage presence. I didn’t have a booming voice, and though I may still not- I felt Deanna’s direction allowed me to push past my previous limitations that I set for myself. The most difficult part about that was I hadn’t much experience singing for long periods as I later would with Deanna. I was very rough with my approach to singing- never warming up, and not aware of the harm straining can do. If I had continued down the path I was on I probably would have damaged my voice. I had always heard of the precautions singers took, but I tended to dismiss them as obsessive or myth. The thing about Deanna is that her approach to instruction allows a newcomer to feel welcomed and at ease when learning new techniques and being exposed to a whole new array of material, such as music. I was very new to music theory- but quickly picked it up through her teaching, and never feared asking questions. Deanna is considerate, patient, and observant. I have gained knowledge in reading music and having an even greater stage presence. I loved working with Deanna and the cast, and will always use the experience as a reference for future experiences. I’d recommend Deanna to other vocalists who want to use their voice as an ultimate instrument in their performances.
Sofia was my vocal teacher for 5 years. During these years she was my giude to develope my knowledge of music and singing and to pushing out my limits. Every lessons were personalized, shaped to my needs challanging in a safe friendly and encouraging athmosphere. Sofia is a talented teacher and artist and experienced and inteligent singer as well. Encouraged by her from just a hobby singing became my life long pession and I was accepted to a huge choir. My selfconfidence matured and I was able to sing for the audience. I wish she would have been less students and I would have been more time to take more lessons because each hours of learning was fab' Thanks a mill" Timi, from Hungary
Brian is a highly professional, extremely likeable, reliable and talented pianist. I have hired him on many occasions. I would not hesitate to recommend his services.
Kyle has been instructing our daughter for 9 mo in guitar and we couldn't be more pleased. He is quite accomplished both musically and academically which we appreciate. He creates lessons to fit her needs, including a wide variety of activities from routine musical exercises, regularly sight reading new music, to writing her own music to name just a few. He is thoughtful, flexible, an absolute wealth of musical knowledge and just the right amount of structure. He holds her accountable and heartily praises her accomplishments. You absolutely cannot go wrong hiring him for your instruction!
Kris is an excellent teacher and instructor. He caters each lesson to my abilities and interests. He explains music theory concepts clearly and follows up each lesson with an emailed summary of what was taught. He's willing to work with you at your pace. My skills as a pianist and song writer have improved significantly since I began working with Kris.
Phil Greek was an excellent wedding dj. I found him last minute and everything worked flawlessly. have never hired a dj before but using Thumbtack saved our wedding day. Phil has an amazing music library and was able to find all of our songs. He was very flexible with schedule and kept to his word and more than delivered.
Hans & The Wanted were everything we wished for and MORE! They were not only professional, they were the hit of our wedding. They have a large repertoire of music and really made our night so special. They were affordable and so worth every penny. I would recommend them to anyone who wants to have a blast at their event!
Jesse is a wonderful voice teacher. I come from a vocal music background and was quite serious, at one point planning on studying vocal music in college. As such, I've worked with a number of voice teachers in my "old life", but took a break for around 8 years after I lost my love for the subject. I decided it was time to revisit my lost love and it was very nerve wracking - I had lost a lot of my range, and hadn't seriously sang in years. However, Jesse has made it easy to return to music, and practices the kind of balanced teaching I was always looking for but never found when I was seriously studying. His vocal exercises are great - they successfully combine breath support, stretching range, and increasing intricacy. He has a variety of music styles as well, and won't peg you to one - musicals, jazz, opera, whatever. He balances a stress-free experience alongside pushing you when you need it. Most of all, I'm getting back into fighting shape (vocally), while still having fun and laughing a lot, and if there's anything I've learned, you have to be having fun.
We had THE Bobby Brown DJ our party, and had an amazing time! We had music videos on the wall with a projector, and it really made it a good time. He even told us to send in requests!
My parents, their guests, and our family enjoyed the music Dee provided for their party SO MUCH! It’s a week later and people at the Bonaventure are still talking about it – particularly how wonderful the music was. Dee brought back many special memories for the whole group with excellent song selections and beautiful singing. I am very pleased Dee was able to find music for my parents’ favorite songs – it added a personal note and really touched their hearts. The extra effort he went to in finding the music and rehearsing the special songs was really appreciated! I also admire how prepared and organized Dee was with his equipment – It was a quick set up and his attention to safety and access were terrific. It was a very happy occasion for all of us. Dee really added to its specialness.
I have worked with Emily on multiple occasions as performer, lecturer, and educator. Emily is outstanding at what she does. She is a great singer and performer, an intense and dedicated, creative and innovative musician, a responsible, dependable, and articulate director and leader, and a sensitive, caring, and effective teacher. She is an entrepreneur, a humanitarian, and a focused business-person, and I recommend her highly.
Helen is an amazing teacher. She has so much knowledge and passion for music, that it transferred onto me and made me want to practice every day. She is fun, high energy, and I would really recommend her as a teacher!
Very creative and thoughtful. He has a wide range of music knowledge that will help any artist. Would recommend.
Greta is a wonderful teacher. First off, let's talk about her music skills and music experience and her people skills: She excels in all areas. Next, from the perspective of my own lesson-to-lesson experiences: I look forward to each sessions and am inspired by her and what I am learning. What more can you ask?
Darrin played for a family memorial yesterday and did a fantastic and tasteful job. We had many people comment how exceptional the pianist was and we'd hire him in the future for any of our family or companu needs. We recommend Darrin wholeheartedly for any occasion!