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Private Piano, Guitar and Voice Instructor for People of All Ages and Skill Level

I am an experienced voice, piano and guitar teacher! I believe that music can cultivate unity and growth which is why I have dedicated my life to helping others through music. For five years, I have worked with people of all ages and skill levels to expand upon their inner voice helping them to unlock their full potential. I studied Music in college and continue to practice and perform, so my methods are current and backed by years of study. I incorporate mindfulness into my teaching to help students enjoy the process as well as focus on their ambitions and how to make those ambitions a reality. As a teacher, I will help you be a better musician, achieve your goals, and have fun along the way!

Extra information

Please bring your own instrument to each lesson.

Location

Online via webcam
At student's location: Around Aurora, CO, United States

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General info

Skills:
Guitar:
Acoustic, Blues, Classical, Country & bluegrass, Folk, Jazz, Pop, Reggae & dub, Rnb, Rock, Song & varieties
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

I am an experienced voice, piano and guitar teacher! I believe that music can cultivate unity and growth which is why I have dedicated my life to helping others through music. For five years, I have worked with people of all ages and skill levels to expand upon their inner voice helping them to unlock their full potential. I studied Music in college and continue to practice and perform, so my methods are current and backed by years of study. I incorporate mindfulness into my teaching to help students enjoy the process as well as focus on their ambitions and how to make those ambitions a reality. As a teacher, I will help you be a better musician, achieve your goals, and have fun along the way!

Education

Music Major - University of Portland
I continue to perform, practice and teach and am committed to updating my methods as new information regarding best practices continues to develop.

Experience / Qualifications

I work with all ages and skill levels and am adaptable to the needs of every individual's learning style.

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