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Ahmed Alom

New York City, NY

Piano Lessons |  | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Erin Hagood Violin & Viola Studio

Lenox Avenue & W 133rd St, New York, NY 10030

Viola Lessons |  Violin Lessons, | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Online Lessons

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Ben Paterson

Brooklyn, NY

Piano Lessons |  Keyboard Lessons, | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

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Marty Jaffe Bassist

1309 5th Avenue, New York, NY

Double Bass Lessons |  Bass Guitar Lessons, | Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Daniel Rorke

Brooklyn, NY

Saxophone Lessons |  Clarinet Lessons, | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Kat Reinhert Studios

New York, NY

Singing Lessons |  | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Ms. Nicki’s Piano Studio

Manhattan, New York, NY

Piano Lessons |  | Theory Lessons, Music And Movement For Under Fives, Online Lessons

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Anthony Marsden Jazz Vocalist, Pianist, Guitarist

West 143rd Street, New York, NY

Singing Lessons |  Guitar Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Organ Lessons, Piano Lessons, | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Anthony Marsden Jazz Vocalist, Pianist, Guitarist

Maplewood, NJ

Singing Lessons |  Guitar Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Organ Lessons, Piano Lessons, | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Phil Robson

Manhattan, New York, NY

Guitar Lessons |  | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Chris Torkewitz

New York, NY

Piano Lessons |  Flute Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Saxophone Lessons | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Studio D’Ottavio

West 97th Street, Manhattan, New York, NY

Keyboard Lessons |  Singing Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Drama Lessons, Music And Movement For Under Fives, Online Lessons

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Chris Agar

Queens, NY

Electric Bass Lessons |  Bass Guitar Lessons, Double Bass Lessons | Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Richard Thai

Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, NY

Saxophone Lessons |  | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Natalie Dietz | Sunshine Music Lessons

Manhattan, New York, NY

Piano Lessons |  Guitar Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Singing Lessons, Ukulele Lessons | Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Music And Movement For Under Fives, Online Lessons

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Natalie Dietz | Sunshine Music Lessons

Brooklyn, NY

Piano Lessons |  Guitar Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Singing Lessons, Ukulele Lessons | Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Music And Movement For Under Fives, Online Lessons

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Chris Bittner

Manhattan, New York, NY

Saxophone Lessons |  | Artist development, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

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Adrienne McKay Music

2541 Adam Clayton Powell Junior Boulevard, New York, NY

Piano Lessons |  Guitar Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Organ Lessons, Singing Lessons, Trombone Lessons, Ukulele Lessons | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons

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Jacob Shipley

Manhattan, New York, NY

Guitar Lessons |  Saxophone Lessons, Singing Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Drama Lessons, Online Lessons

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Clinton McLendon

31 Heyhoe Woods Road, Palisades, NY

Trumpet Lessons |  | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Dave Long Music

8 Inverugie Lane, Cold Spring, NY 10516

Piano Lessons |  | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Dave Long Music

Piano Lessons |  | Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Peter Traunmueller

Brooklyn, NY

Drum Lessons |  | Artist development, Ensemble Coaching, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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John Lang Bass

1 Burnside Pl, Hastings-On-Hudson, NY 10706

Double Bass Lessons |  Bass Guitar Lessons, Guitar Lessons, Piano Lessons, Ukulele Lessons | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Song Writing Workshops, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Alyssa Campbell

The Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY

Violin Lessons |  Piano Lessons, Viola Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Online Lessons

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Marc Devine

Manhattan, New York, NY

Jazz Improvisation Lessons |  Piano Lessons | Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons,

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BZ Drum Studio

122 La Salle Street, Manhattan, New York, NY

Drum Lessons |  | Artist development, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Alberto Pibiri Music

New York, NY

Piano Lessons |  Keyboard Lessons, | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Online Lessons

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Anais Ahn

Manhattan, New York, NY

Piano Lessons |  Keyboard Lessons, | Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Online Lessons

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Sage Music

44-02 23rd Street, Long Island City, NY

Guitar Lessons |  Banjo Lessons, Bass Guitar Lessons, Cello Lessons, Clarinet Lessons, Double Bass Lessons, Drum Lessons, Flute Lessons, French Horn Lessons, Harp Lessons, Keyboard Lessons, Organ Lessons, Piano Lessons, Saxophone Lessons, Singing Lessons, Trombone Lessons, Trumpet Lessons, Tuba Lessons, Ukulele Lessons, Violin Lessons, Viola Lessons | Alexander Technique Lessons, Artist development, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, Composition Lessons, Jazz Improvisation Lessons, Mixing and Mastering Lessons

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Theory Lessons

New York City, NY

will travel to you please enquire.

Styles: Classical, Jazz, Tango, Salsa


• First Prize at the XXI Xalapa Piano Competition , National Chamber Music Competition, Maria Clara Cullell Piano Competition in Costa Rica and the UNEAC Piano Competition in Havana. • Slatkin/Composers Competition at Manhattan School of Music, Finalist of the 66th Chopin Kosciuszko Foundation , Recipient of the Munz…

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Theory Lessons

Lenox Avenue & W 133rd St, New York, NY 10030

will travel to you please enquire.

Styles: Classical


Affordable violin and viola lessons in the NYC area!

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Theory Lessons

Brooklyn, NY

Styles: Jazz, Beginning Classical


“As soulful a pianist-organist as exists anywhere.” – Downbeat Magazine  “Exquisit lyricism and a flawless swing pocket.” –  Chicago Jazz Magazine Originally from Philadelphia, Ben studied both classical and jazz music before moving to the great city of Chicago.  There he spent years performing and working with the top…

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Theory Lessons

1309 5th Avenue, New York, NY

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Styles: jazz, classical, pop, RnB, Brazilian Styles such as samba, Forro, and Choro.


Marty Jaffe is an experienced educator. He is currently available to teach lessons via zoom and Skype. He has taught topics including jazz bass, music theory, and jazz piano to students of all ages and levels. Although Marty is primarily a jazz bassist, he also has performed music in…

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Theory Lessons

Brooklyn, NY

Styles: Jazz, classical, popular, folk.


I have a limited number of vacancies for private students for the forthcoming year in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan. I am a Jazz-educated saxophone performance major with a PhD in music and a Masters degree from Norway’s NTNU Jazzlinja.

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Theory Lessons

New York, NY

Styles: popular musics (everything except classical and musical theatre) and jazz


Dr. Kat Reinhert is an experienced educator and artist. She has taught courses in jazz, songwriting, private voice, theory, and popular music ensembles and is a sought after clinician for master classes and workshops. As a performer and songwriter, Kat has released four independent albums as well as sung…

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Theory Lessons

Manhattan, New York, NY


I specialize in online lessons using facetime or zoom. I teach all ages in a fun and engaging way. All you need is a keyboard and a device with internet. I began playing piano at six. I have a passion for music and continued playing to play in the…

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Theory Lessons

West 143rd Street, New York, NY
Maplewood, NJ

will travel to you please enquire.

Styles: Jazz, Classical, Pop, Folk, Irish Traditional, R&B, Rock


Anthony Marsden is a unique vocal talent who loves to share his passion for music through teaching. Do you want to understand how your voice works and learn how to use it better? Do you want to write your own songs and to interpret standards? Do you wish to…

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Theory Lessons

Manhattan, New York, NY

Styles: Jazz & contemporary guitar styles


“Phil Robson is one the best guitar players in the world today. His musical ideas flow continually and with a seamless logic. He seems to be to able to play anything that comes to his mind. His technique is flawless and is in service to his fertilge imagination. One…

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Theory Lessons

New York, NY

Styles: Jazz, Improvisation, Latin & Brazil Styles, Popular Music Styles


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Theory Lessons

West 97th Street, Manhattan, New York, NY

Styles: classical, opera, jazz, pop


With Studio D’Ottavio, you will understand what it takes to express yourself through music, while maintaining optimum vocal and/or pianistic health. The methods focussed on in this studio are inspired by Lauren’s training from Teachers College, Columbia University, and what years of experience performing and teaching in New York…

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Theory Lessons

Queens, NY

Styles: Pop, jazz, blues, rock, basic samba, basic salsa, and anything with a groove


Chris Agar is a NYC-based bassist, Musical Director, and arranger with roots in Metro Detroit. Although formally trained in the jazz idiom, Chris’ skillful musicianship and collaborative approach have allowed him to forge artistic relationships spanning multiple genres. He regularly performs with a number of bands and is actively involved…

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Theory Lessons

Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, NY

Styles: All styles


Richard Thai is a New York City based saxophonist and educator originally from New Zealand.  After graduating from the Aaron Copland School of Music, Queens College in 2015 Richard has worked as a freelance performer, arranger, ensemble coach and private instructor in both New Zealand and the United States.…

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Theory Lessons

Manhattan, New York, NY
Brooklyn, NY

will travel to you please enquire.

Styles: pop, jazz, theater, rnb, classical voice fundamentals


Natalie Dietz (lead teacher) An internationally acclaimed performer, composer and educator, Natalie has over 10 years of diverse teaching experience ranging from pre-k through to a University faculty position. Her passion for teaching combined with world-class skill level as a musician have made her a highly in-demand music educator.…

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Theory Lessons

Manhattan, New York, NY

Styles: Jazz Improvisation, Ear Training, Harmony, General Saxophone


23-year-old North Carolina native Christopher Bittner, is currently in the process of finishing his second and final year of the graduate program at the Juilliard School in New York City. Bittner is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and studied jazz saxophone under professor Chad…

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Theory Lessons

2541 Adam Clayton Powell Junior Boulevard, New York, NY

Styles: Jazz, blues, pop


New York City, Jazz improvisation, jazz standards, singing lessons, voice lessons. Jazz organ, Hammond organ, beginner guitar, music for enjoyment. Beginner to advance lessons. Piano lessons for beginners. Learn to improvise.

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Theory Lessons

31 Heyhoe Woods Road, Palisades, NY

will travel to you please enquire.

Styles: All


An Atlanta, GA native, Mr. McLendon began his musical career on the violin at age 9 before switching to trumpet at age 11. He recently graduated with a Master’s in Trumpet Performance from the Juilliard School, studying with Raymond Mase, Mark Gould, and Chris Martin. In his free time,…

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Theory Lessons

8 Inverugie Lane, Cold Spring, NY 10516

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Piano Lessons Online Due to ongoing concerns regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), I am offering piano lessons online by video chat. I am comfortable using zoom, skype, google, and apple facetime. In-person lessons will be offered again soon MUSICAL BACKGROUND AND EDUCATION I’ve always had a deep interest in music.…

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Theory Lessons

Brooklyn, NY


New York based drummer, arranger and composer Peter Traunmueller has earned a reputation as a musician with a unique skill to express himself fluently in many different styles and genres while always staying connected with the music. His well-developed facility on his instrument and his great ability to listen…

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Theory Lessons

1 Burnside Pl, Hastings-On-Hudson, NY 10706

Styles: Classical, Jazz, Pop, Blues, Funk, Rock


JOHN LANG (Musical Arranger/Bassist) has a diverse background in performance, arranging and composition. John is currently the bassist in River of Dreams, one of the busiest tribute bands in the Northeast. In the fall of 2019 John was named House Bassist for the River Spirit Festival held in Hastings-On…

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Theory Lessons

The Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY

will travel to you please enquire.

Styles: Classical, Historical Performance


New York / Violin Lessons

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Theory Lessons

Manhattan, New York, NY

Styles: Jazz! Bebop, classic and straight ahead jazz. How to play the changes.


Marc Devine performs regularly around NYC and abroad with his own groups and a sideman at clubs such as Small’s, Mezzrow, The Iridium, and Cafe Loup.  He runs a weekly jam session that is becoming one of the top sessions in the city.  As a graduate student, he taught…

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Theory Lessons

122 La Salle Street, Manhattan, New York, NY

Styles: Jazz, New Orleans, Brazil, West/Central Africa, European Classical, Klezmer, Cuba, Folk, and Rock and Roll


I’m Ben Zweig of BZ Drum Studio. I’m a professional drummer and educator. I’ve performed around the world, in Japan, China, South America, Europe, Canada, and across the US having worked with some incredible jazz musicians (Randy Weston, Johnny O’Neal, Larry Ridley, David Williams, Roy Hargrove, Joel Press, Cecil…

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Theory Lessons

New York, NY

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Styles: Oscar Peterson style, Bill Evans Style, Red Garland Style Voicing and phrasing. Bossa Nova, Swing and Jazz Traditional


Alberto Pibiri’s is an italian jazz musician based in New York. He Formed his experience between Italy and France  studing classical and jazz music. During his Study he became attracted by the music of Oscar Peterson who his records became the reference and example for Alberto. In the early…

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Theory Lessons

Manhattan, New York, NY

will travel to you please enquire.

Styles: classical


Manhattan School of Music MM’21 University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee BFA’ 19 Worked as a teaching assistant in Group Piano class for beginner at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. 6 years of private piano teaching in USA and Korea. Wisconsin String Academy – Pianist University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee Dance Department, ballet…

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Theory Lessons

44-02 23rd Street, Long Island City, NY

Styles: all


Sage Music School transforms students of all ages and backgrounds into musicians. We offer a unique and innovative curriculum derived from traditional pedagogy combined with current science and psychology of learning, biomechanics, health and more.

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