Aaron in Frankfort KY teaches drums via skype


Aaron
Aaron graduated from the University of Kentucky in Lexington, KY in 2008 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Percussion Performance. Aaron started playing percussion in the 6th grade band and continued all the way through high school. He has taught since 2004 teaching students of all ages and levels. He has performed in all kinds of bands since 2003, including contemporary rock groups, jazz combos/big bands, as well as larger classical ensembles. While at the University, he played in the jazz ensemble, orchestra, marching band, and wind ensemble. Aaron’s styles include jazz, pop, rock, R&B, Metal, Funk, classical, latin, African and Afro-cuban.Personality rating: Easygoing

Downtown Philly! Our piano teacher David has toured the world


David David, studio artist, pianist, and coach, began studying piano at the age 13. He was chosen to be in a special class for talented young musicians in high school. After high school, he graduated from the Taipei National University of Arts in Taipei City, Taiwan. After that, he received his postgraduate diploma in Piano Performance and Master’s degree from the Birmingham Conservatoire. While at the Conservatoire, he gave solo recitals at concert halls and at various churches. At that time, he also continued to study under a professor at the Petersburg Conservatory in Russia. He has participated in numerous master classes, and won first prize at the Pingtung City Piano Competition and Diplomas at the National Taiwan Piano Competition. As a chamber musician and accompanist, he collaborated with many outstanding chamber music groups and soloists in Taiwan and in UK. He has also performed in Taiwan, Malaysia, Canada, Russia, USA and United Kingdom. In 2009, he gave the recitals/concerts in Iowa and New York City’s Carnegie Hall. In 2009 and 2010, David was the staff accompanist in the Interlochen International summer Camp. He has also been the accompanist for the International Hans Gabor Belvedere Voice competition. David is currently working on his Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Piano Performance and Pedagogy with opera/song accompaniment at the University of Iowa. David has been teaching since 1999 and offers classical and contemporary styles.

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Take bass lessons from Dwight in Hickory NC


Dwight graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, NC, receiving a Bachelor’s in Music Performance and Music Education in 1980. He was recipient of the Alyse Smith Reynolds Performing Scholarship for 3 years. Dwight began playing guitar at age 5 and studied for 2 years with a local instructor as a child. He attended the UNC School of the Arts Summer program in classical guitar at age 7 and again at age 11. He switched to bass at the age of 14, playing in the high school jazz band. After college, Dwight spent 10 years touring and working with notable musicians in jazz and rock bands. Dwight has been teaching since 1980, and he offers rock, country, bluegrass, pop, jazz, classical, world music, among other styles. DwightM

Kathi’s workbook How To Play by Ear and Improv on Piano


  How to Play By Ear & Improv on the Piano
This book, How to Play By Ear & Improv is great for the beginner wanting to learn chords to accompany a vocalist(s) or to play in a band. This book starts with keyboard geography, then to scales, triads, and chord progessions using rhythm patterns to use for improvisation, and finally to writing your own improv patterns and triads.

Kathi’s workbook How To Play by Ear and Improv on Piano


  How to Play By Ear & Improv on the Piano
This book, How to Play By Ear & Improv is great for the beginner wanting to learn chords to accompany a vocalist(s) or to play in a band. This book starts with keyboard geography, then to scales, triads, and chord progessions using rhythm patterns to use for improvisation, and finally to writing your own improv patterns and triads.

Learn to Sing with Melody Music Studios


Voice lessons at Melody Music Studios

Voice Lessons and instruction - Learn how to play At Melody Music Studios, Voice lessons are fun yet challenging. Our Voice lessons are tailored for the individual for his/her pace and musical styles, whether the student is interested in traditional or by ear Voice lessons.  Traditional lessons include technique, exercises, music reading skills and studying specific songs.  To learn by ear includes music theory, ear exercises and improvisation.
For Voice instruction we create a positive, you can do it environment and offer styles and songs that are fun and easy to learn while setting the foundation for future lessons. As a student develops, we begin to challenge them with more difficult songs, styles, scales and exercises.

Recitals

MMS offers annual recitals for students that are wanting to share their musical journey with family, friends and fellow students.  This is a great time to encourage each other and have a great time.  Refreshments are served after each performance and a time to get to know each other!   Click the link above for all the details in your city!

Voice Lessons in home or instructor’s studio

At Melody Music Studios, your Voice lessons are not only fun and challenging, but convenient as well with our in home service, or you can choose an instructor’s home studio in a convenient location near you.

Professsional instructors

Since Melody Music Studios screens each applicant on several points including Voice training, ability, personality, reliability and teaching style, you can be assured of getting a professional, qualified Voice instructor.  We hire only those with the best scores and highest level of training and teaching skills, as well as fun and upbeat personalities.  We also check references and do a full background check on each instructor.

Satisfaction guaranteed

Since Melody Music Studios offers a week grace period after the first lesson to decide if the student and instructor are a good match, we gurantee that you’ll be happy or the student can ask for another instructor or cancel during this week grace period.  If you’re not happy with the lesson, that lesson is free!    We personally guarantee your satisfaction and the highest degree of personal service.

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