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Popular Dance Teachers Near Lorton

Raycurt J.

Washington, DC
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Sarah F.

Washington, DC
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Layla M. H.

Reston, VA
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Raycurt J. Washington, DC

Subjects Taught

Broadway Singing, Dance, Drum, Fiddle, Jazz Dancing, Music Performance, Music Theory, Opera Voice, Piano, Singing, Speaking Voice, Viola, Violin

About Me

Raycurt J. aka "Fiddla", Violin-Viola-Voice-Piano-Rhythm-Dance and Event Productions.

Music is the universal communicator, educator, healer, and conflict mediator.
We naturally expose our children to music and ignite their awareness toi stimulate learning practices within. As a hobby or passion we discover the connecctions to all the simiular disciplines, such as, science and mathematics.

How to keep time, the ruler of motion in music.
Learn the basics of the music language and idioms of Jazz.
How to create melody, the syntax of song.
inspiration of effective practice.
Basics of Improvisation or Composition.
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Native of Washington, D.C. began at the age of seven on the piano. Singing in church choirs and the D.C. Youth Chorale.
Began instruction on the Viola in the D.C. Youth Orchestra program.
Attended the Duke Ellington Performing Arts High School in it's inaugural year.

"Live", performance and producer of classical music concerts , recitals and celebratory events.

Recordings with artists throughout the U.S. and Europe. Presentations of jazz and classical ensembles with rotating artists for hire. With a variety of genres of music a formidable Violinist and Singer/Entertainer.

He has performed with notables such as Stevie Wonder,
Natalie Cole, Bette Midler, and Carmen Mac Cray.
Akademisches Festival Orchestra, Leipzig, Kammerorchester de St. Laurentius, in Dessau, Germany.
National Gallery of Art Orchestra, and the
American University Symphony.
Howard University Community Orchestra
La Fete Musique.
MTA-Music Under New York

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*** Specialties ***
Ear training a must! Natural call and response rhythm and melody. Movement through music and the physique.

Sarah F. Washington, DC

Subjects Taught

Ballroom Dance, Chachacha, Choreography, Dance, Dance Choreography, Latin Ballroom Dance, Salsa Dancing, Swing Dance, Tango

About Me

Welcome! My name is Sarah, and I would love to be your dance instructor.

I have years of experience teaching all types of dance, and I continue to do it because it's the best job in the world. I currently teach all types of ballroom dance styles, including:

General social dancing, both Latin and American
Competitive-style dancing, both Latin and American
Special occasion dances (First dances, Father-Daughter and Mother-Son dances, reunions and cruise prepations, etc.)

My lessons last either 45 minutes or 60 minutes, and each is tailored to your individual needs and situation. I always teach with both a short-term and long-term plan in mind to maximize the learning you get out of each lesson. I teach both couples and singles (men and women), and promise to allay any lingering fears or nervousness that you might have about finally tackling dance. Dancing is easy and fun, and EVERYONE should know how!

I am willing to travel to your home or chosen space, and I bring everything I need with me to provide a professional, fun learning experience.

Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions. I look forward to meeting you and learning more about how I can help you meet your dance goals.

Thank you,

Sarah

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Lessons last either 45 or 60 minutes, and the content will vary according to your individual dance goals.

My goal is to give you the best lesson possible through clear communication, adaptable teaching methods, and an emphasis on muscle memory and retention.

I want you to be able to see and feel your progress, and get something new out of every single lesson.

*** Travel Equipment ***
I bring everything I need with me, including a small portable sound system and appropriate music selections.

*** Specialties ***
I specialize in teaching beginners and those with "two left feet," but all levels of dance experience and training are welcome.

Layla M. H. Reston, VA

Subjects Taught

Abstract Painting, Accent Reduction, Acoustic Guitar, Acrylic Painting, Adobe Lightroom, Algebra, American Government, American History, American Literature, Anthropology, AP English, AP English Literature, AP European History, AP Exam Prep, AP Government and Politics, AP U.S. History, AP World History, Arithmetic, Basic Math, Belly Dancing, College Admissions, Creative Writing, Czech, Dance, Drawing, Elementary Math, English, English Literature, Essay Writing, European History, Farsi, GED Test Prep, Geometry, Grammar, History, Humanities, Language, Life Coaching, Literature, Makeup, Math, Meditation, Microsoft Office, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Modern Dance, Music Theory, Painting, Philosophy, Photography, Poetry, Poi, Pre Algebra, Pre Calculus, PSAT, Psychology, Public Speaking, Reading, Religious Studies, SAT, Science, Skin Care, Social Sciences, Social Studies, Sociology, Spanish, Speech, Spelling, Statistics, Study Skills, Test Prep, Violin, Vocabulary, WordPress, World History, Writing, Yoga

About Me

With a Masters in International Relations from NYU and over five years experience at the college and university levels, I am extremely passionate about education and am willing to help any student willing to accept the assistance. I am excited to begin learning with you!

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College professor available to tutor students in a variety of social science disciplines as well as basic math. Also available for music and dance lessons both online and in person.

Shannan E. J.

Washington, DC
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Ambria M.

Hyattsville, MD
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Anne W.

Falls Church, VA
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Shannan E. J. Washington, DC

Subjects Taught

Cheerleading, Dance, Dance Fitness, Filmmaking, Hip Hop Dance, Screenwriting, Tumbling

About Me

Coaching Tumbling since 1996
Coaching Cheerleading since 2000
Coaching Stepping since 2000
Teaching Screenwriting since 2007

MFA Film, 2008
BA English and Journalism, 2004

Former Junior Creative Executive at the Syfy Channel in Development and Current Production

Performed and Taught Stepping in Step Afrika!

Ensemble member in the First National Tour of the Broadway show Ghost the Musical

Ambria M. Hyattsville, MD

Subjects Taught

Ballet, Choreography, Contemporary Dance, Dance, Jazz Dancing, Modern Dance, Piano

About Me

My name is Ambria McDonald! I was born and raised in Jackson, MS, but moved to the DMV area in August of 2010. I recently graduated from Howard University and decided to stay in the area for a few more years. I am passionate about science, the environment, and the arts. I am a trained pianist and dancer. I started playing the piano at the age of 8 and competed locally for 7 consecutive years, receiving Superior Ratings, medals, and trophies. I also started dancing at the age of 5. I attended a performing arts school for Dance my 4th grade year until the completion of my studies from high school. While there, I was trained in Ballet, Modern, Jazz, and Hip Hop. I was also a member of a contemporary dance company called I.AM.WE during the 2013-2014 school year at Howard University. Lastly, I have been teaching all of the aforementioned styles since October of 2013 in addition to Liturgical and Religious Mime Interpretive Dances.

Anne W. Falls Church, VA

Subjects Taught

Ballet, Belly Dancing, Choreography, Dance, Dance Choreography, Dance Fitness, Folkloric Dancing, Spanish, Swing Dance, Tap Dance

About Me

Hi my name is Anne Wimer and I have been teaching Movement and Dance to children for the past five years. When I'm not sharing my joy of movement with the kiddies I can be found soloing and performing with my troupes Al-Massraweya and Saffron's Fellahi Dance Company as a Semi-professional Middleastern Dancer and Folkloric Dancer. As well I have a background in mentoring and tutoring Spanish-English and English-Spanish speakers locally and time spent in Mexico working with Mano Amiga

I am available to teach Belly-Dance, Folkloric Middle- Eastern Dance, Swing Dancing and to provide tutoring for general comprehension and Spanish for children and adults. I look forward to meeting with you soon!

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