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PERCUSSIONsmART!
4.9
from 9 reviews
  • 14 years in business
  • 11 hires on Thumbtack
Gilda C.
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I have my son Diego taking drum lessons his first time and Mr. Bartlet is been such an amazing teacher. He is very patieby and smart I do highly recommend him.

Sean Sankey
5.0
from 6 reviews
  • 7 hires on Thumbtack
Karl P.
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Sean is an excellent and highly skilled recording engineer. There was absolutely zero time wasted. In first session, we took some time to understand what my goals were. I had no expectation of recording at the first meeting. Within two hours of showing up, my first demo was recorded with live drum and bass tracks added. He had great ideas for the arrangement. Looking forward to using South Texas Piano services in near future!

Tom Lopez
4.4
from 8 reviews
  • 21 years in business
  • 16 hires on Thumbtack
Steve Whitehawk B.
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I would like to send this letter in support of Tom Lopez and his music lessons through the Universal City Music Studio. My son Jacob Bissell has been a student of Tom's since his days in the band at Kitty Hawk Middle School. At that time, Thomas was teaching Jacob drum techniques to supplement the lessons at Kitty Hawk Middle School. Jacob ended up his Middle School tenure as an honored/awarded musician with a great foundation in music. Jacob moved on to Judson High School, and auditioned for the marching band. He won a spot on the Judson Drum Line as a bass player. He held this position for two years, even though he could have moved to "snare position" his second year, but stayed on bass to help the Director. Around this time, Jacob was starting guitar lessons with Mr. Lopez. After two years with the Varsity Judson High School Band, Drum Line, Jacob decided to take a break from the marching band. At this time, it was found that Youth Orchestras of San Antonio (YOSA) needed a percussionist. An audition was arrainged with YOSA, and Jacob was awarded a percussion seat with the Philharmonic Orchestra (YOSA's number one performing orchestra). He held this position with YOSA during his Junior and Senior years at Judson High School. His Senior year of high school, Jacob had to be in the music program to be eligible for YOSA, so he talked to the orchestra director at Judson HS. The Director needed a bass for the orchestra, so Jacob accepted the position. He started the semester in the Beginner Orchestra. With his excellent musicianship, he learned the instrument and was moved to the Honors Orchestra. He did receive honors for this position. All this time, Jacob had continued taking music lessons and having recitals with Thomas Lopez. Jacob had continuisly been a student of Tom's since middle school at Kitty Hawk. Now it was time to think of college. Jacob had thought that "Music Thearpy" was an area of study he wanted to pursue. Looking at the information from Texas colleges, only two in the state offered music therapy. One was in Houston, and the other was the University of the Incarnate Word, in San Antonio, Texas. After applying, and going through Music School auditions with the Director at Incarnate Word, he was awarded a Music School scholarship and an academic scholarship. With the substantial scholarship money, he accepted the spot on the Incarnate Word music school roster. I would like to congratulate Thomas Lopez for instilling in his student Jacob, the musicianship needed to advance to the level he has. He is active in the Incarnate Word Chorale, so he is learning about another instrument- his voice. Jacob is active in two bands- Disposable and 16 Psyche. As well as writing music, singing (fronting Disposable), he is currently teaching himself piano. I want to add links below to several of Jacob's performances. If the links get lost, you may find performances on YouTube by searching the names of the groups, and looking for "YOSA presents Carmina Burrana," where you'll see Jacob's senior slide on the screen behind the orchestra, at the beginning credits. While in YOSA, Jacob was with the first group to perform in the new Tobin Center, appearing twice about a month before Paul McCartney played the venue. Jacob has performed with nationally known artists while in the Youth Orchestras of San Antonio, and went on tour to Canada with the organization. Thanks again Thomas, for bringing out the best in your music students.

  • 38 years in business
  • 6 hires on Thumbtack
John L.
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So far, and I haven't started my first lesson yet, they are very easy to work with and very flexible with my schedule.

Potters Wheel Music School
4.7
from 7 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Barbara W.
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As an older student, I appreciate the dedication, determination, discipline, and direction exhibited by Phil during drum lessons. He has an outstanding ability in both playing and teaching. He understands perfectly what I am striving for and tailors the lesson to this requirement. He is knowledgeable and more than willing to impart this knowledge to the student. By providing background in the history of drumming as well as practical advice he makes the lessons informative, unique, beneficial, and fun. Barbara Wray

Mike Baez Drumming
5.0
from 7 reviews
  • 4 hires on Thumbtack
Christopher P.
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My wife always wanted to learn to play drums, so our whole family started taking drum lessons from Mike Baez. The training has been fantastic! With the electronic drum sets, Mike can give students personal attention at their individual levels. Great instruction! He is so good with the young students, also. It has been fun and educational. He has also given individual instruction to my sons in snare, keyboard, drum kit, and tympanni. They have progressed so much with Mike's help!

Zack Napier Music
5.0
from 1 review
  • 6 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Cody S.
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I met Zack many years ago and began to receive drum lessons from him. Having no prior knowledge or conceptual understanding, he slowly and patiently introduced me to the drums. Everything was explained in an easy to understand manner and as my skills progressed his lessons were more in depth. Everything from basic music notation and theory to keeping time and advanced drum patterns were covered. Very easy to get along with and makes you feel comfortable at your skill level. Never any judgements and plenty of positive reinforcement. Best drum lessons I've taken!

Joe Caploe Music
5.0
from 1 review
  • 8 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Devin B.
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Joe Caploe has shaped me into the musician I am today. He remains a close mentor that brings meaning and perspective to music. You will simply not find someone as gifted and devoted to the art of music and percussion.

  • 28 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Shelley D.
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Terry is a very kind, polite and professional musician. He arranged to come and meet my son for a lesson. I appreciated his candor and professionalism in letting us know that he would not be able to meet my son's particular lesson needs.

  • 4 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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I am a certified Music teacher with 26 years of experience and can teach all band and orchestra instruments. I'm currently employed at a local school district and am eager to spread the love of music to as many students as I can. I am also able to teach all mariachi instruments and vocals.

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I tailor my lessons for each specific student and make sure they understand the topic before moving on to another. I am very patient and will take my time to ensure my students do not feel pressured.

  • 28 years in business
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I'm willing to come to ur house and teach you. All we need now, is ur will.

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I will focus on fundamentals that will help fast track the success of my students.

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I have been drumming for 11 years now, and i am originally from south africa, so i have my own style and twist of drumming that i would love to share.

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I am tutoring in all subjects, from K-12 to College Level Sciences. I provide individual lessons and tutoring tailored to the student. I have more than 10 years of professional tutoring experience. My services include the following: Elementary Education: - Reading - Writing - English Literature - Spanish Mathematics: - Geometry - Pre-Algebra - Algebra I/II - Precalculus - Trigonometry - Calculus I/II Sciences: - Biology I/II - Evolutionary Biology - Biology 101/102 - Microbiology - Immunology - Virology - Chemistry I/II - Inorganic Chemistry - Physical Chemistry - Organic Chemistry - Analytical Chemistry - Biochemistry - Molecular Biology - Genetics - Mycology - Zoology - Geology - Environmental Science - Astronomy - Physics I/II - Applied Physics - Theoretical Physics - Astrophysics Medical Sciences: - Human Anatomy and Physiology - Pharmacology - Pathology - Clinical Medicine Social Sciences: - Psychology - Behavioral Sciences - Sociology - World History - Western History - European History - U.S. History - Government - Economics Music: - Piano Lessons - Voice Lessons - Guitar Lessons - Jazz Piano Lessons - Music Theory Test Prep: - SAT/ACT - MCAT - LSAT - GMAT - GRE My name is F.A. Abuzeid M.D., M.A., B.S. I have reasonable prices and rates.

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Hello, my name is Erica. I teach voice, songwriting and guitar. I have over 10 years of experience in playing guitar and performing in a live setting. I also have a teaching degree, so I am patient with beginner students and great with children.

  • 4 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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The goal of my business is to give children and young adults the opportunity to create music through song (vocal) and drums. My vocal and drum lessons are suitable for any skill level.

  • 3 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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I teach the fundamental needs for learning not only one instrument, but several habits that make learning music a second nature. I give materials to train and discipline a learner to truly gain their personal skills in music.

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I'm looking to teach beginning munitions how to play guitar. I have been playing for eight (going on nine) years now.

  • 1 year in business
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I've been playing drums for 10 years, and have a highly versatile knowledge in various styles of music. I can play jazz, salsa, funk, rock, metal, shuffle, bossa nova, etc...

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I'm teaching beginner to advanced level of piano and voice students. I also teach beginner-level guitar and percussion instruction with emphasis on songwriting assistance, and reading and writing music notation.

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