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Peter H.

5 Reviews
Concord, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Piano from Dallas School of Music
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Peter H.

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I teach AP English Literature & Composition at Orinda Academy in Orinda, CA. I have a decade of teaching experience within various environments and demographics, including elite private schools and working with learning differences.

I also help students with SAT Prep, college guidance, and college essays.

I've published three novels called The Sleep Trilogy and also offer my services as a creative writing instructor and editor.

About Peter

Over the past 10 years, I've worked as a professional touring musician (singer, guitarist, pianist) for the rock band, Inside Switch. I studied piano at the Dallas, Texas School of Music. I also attended the James Madison University music program. I have played piano for 20 years and guitar for 15.

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Belle R.
The lesson was very interesting. Peter was really nice & informative. Looking forward to more lessons with him.
Rose V.
What I Learned From Peter.

- THE METRONOME IS SO IMPORTANT
- The voice guides the guitar if you’re more of a singer
- Repetition is key
- Practice songs that aren’t in your style to ease your way into guitar
- The power resides in strumming rhythmically
- Focus is more difficult that it seems when combining singing and guitar
- Guitar is an art in itself and itself you shouldn’t master guitar, you should be it’s friend.
- Open mics and video content are the key to more success as they expose you to criticism (good or bad)
Again, the guitar is your companion.

For any aspiring musician or any musician that needs guidance and improvement on the guitar, Peter is a great teacher.
Dhiraj
Peter is very patient and great teaching my 9yr old son. We take father and son lessons together which has been amazing. Peter is naturally talented and plays many other instruments all in from his home studio. He is also extremely flexible and accommodating. Highly recommended!
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Diane C.

22 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Arabic, Duala, English, French, German
  • MBA (concentration in Finance) from Zicklin School of Business, New York, NY
  • Teaching since 1976
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Diane C.

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As someone who needed to learn other languages, I can assist anyone whose native language is not English to become more proficient, improve their grammar, and gain better conversational skills.
One of my specialties is interview prep. I worked in IT, in marketing, and have an MBA, interviewed candidates and been interviewed myself - so I can share insights with my students.
However I also hold "regular conversation," while I listen attentively to my student, and correct grammar and style.

About Diane

Bonjour! Hello! Hallo! I teach several languages: French, German, and English for non-native English speakers. I tailor my lessons to each student's individual needs and I always go above and beyond the basic lesson, with follow up between lessons. I try to make learning a language fun and alive

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Wonderful Lesson. I believe Diane will be able to help me learn French well.
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Angelica D.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $75
  • Speaks Serbian, Italian, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Angelica D.

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I am a native speaker and this would be a great opportunity for everyone who’s going to Serbia/Montenegro/Croatia and Bosnia for a cultural/student exchange or work projects and for everyone interested in Balkans languages, culture and history.

About Angelica

I am a dance teacher; performer and choreographer. I started dancing when I was a kid and it always kept me energized; motivated; ready to go an extra mile no matter what I do. I started going to Ballroom school when I was 9 and I loved dancing solo, with a partner or in the group. Dancing, perfor

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Zach M.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks english, french
  • BAC Literature and English from Lycée Jean Monnet
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Zach M.

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Born and raised in Paris , France to a french mother and an american father. Teaching french is a true passion and joy.

My classes are fun and if you want to work with a real teacher who can design a class just for you, I am the teacher you are looking for!

Whatever your goals are with French, I can help you get there!
Get in touch any time to tell me about your goals.

Wether you , your spouse or kids would like to learn french, I adapt my classes to everyone's needs and goals.

-"HELP , I'm going to France soon , I need some basic things to say"
No problem !

-"I would like to be able to read books in french and have a conversation."
Sure thing !

-"Can I be fluent in less than a year?"
Yes you can if you're ready to work hard and have fun !

Whatever your reason is : you found the right person ! :)

I can help you with :

• Pronunciation ( so that nobody will answer you in English )
• What to know if you go to France soon ( so that you can know a ...

About Zach

"I don't have much time but I'd like to learn french , is it possible ?" - Oui ! Bonjour everyone , my name is Zach. I was born and raised in Paris, France. I graduated from "Jean-Monnet European High-school" in France where I specialized in English and French Literature. I moved to

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Emily
Zach is enthusiastic and makes the lessons interesting and fun. He has a unique way of teaching which is refreshing after trying to learn classroom French for years.
Greg T.
Zach is AWESOME! I love his sense of humor, laissez-faire attitude (tres Francis!) his punctuality, and his deftness. He is special and a joy to interface with. Looking forward to more sessions together and becoming fluent!
WOW ;-)
Clare
Zac rocks!!! So easy to feel comfortable, good sense of humor, very helpful! Definitely made a great choice and so excited to learn from him!!!!!
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Julie L.

95 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $31
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1983
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Julie L.

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About Julie

I am passionate about Music and Music Education. It's rewarding for me to watch my students develop in their musical skill and enjoy making music more and more. My students range from the very young (5 years old) to school age children, to teens, and adults. My students benefit from my expertise

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Mattison D.
Wow! I learned more about my voice in one hour with Julie than I have in years of teaching myself! Thank you so much! I am so excited to learn more!
Akshay
you are the best singing teacher ever

Anabelle C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Italian, French
  • Awarded Member of International Golden Key from International Golden Key Honors Society
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Anabelle C.

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This native speaker prides herself on proper English speaking and comprehension. Writing in English is also offered.

About Anabelle

When did you begin playing [instrument], and why?: I've been singing since I was about 8. I began to play piano when I was a teenager, because many of my classmates were very skilled at the piano, and I became inspired to be like them. What are your personal goals as a musician?: I love op

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"In short, Sunho, is a valuable teacher for the Korean language.
I have taken classes before but without using what I learned it was forgotten. Sunho has been a great teacher helping me improve my Korean understanding, pronunciation, and vocabulary. I am currently taking classes 1x per week and it has helped all 3 items. It's worth mentioning that she has a wonderful personality and adjusts to your current skill level. The one on one class is perfect since she teaches at your pace and responds to the questions you have right away."
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Took Korean lessons from Sunho K.
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"I'm as basic as they come when dealing with ASL, but Sarah was very professional and very patient when it came to showing me different signs. Looking forward to my next lesson."
Gage
Took American Sign Language lessons from Sarah M.
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"First lesson completed and both girls had a lot of fun!"
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Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"Philippe has all the hallmarks of a great instructor- patient, engaging. He was great at sharing resources of different grammar sites, French podcasts, and news websites so that we could continue to develop our abilities outside of sessions.

There were plenty of times after working virtually all day, the last thing I wanted was to look at a screen, but our exercises were captivating. That speaks to his approach.
Also, he's judicious with his feedback which I appreciate.

Merci Philippe!"
Andrew
Took French lessons from Philippe F.
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"Kaitlin’s a great teacher: thorough, knowledgeable, patient, and great sense of humor. She should definitely be at the top of your list when picking an ASL instructor."
Kevin
Took American Sign Language lessons from Kaitlin W.
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"First lesson was wonderful! Look forward to continuing."
Carol
Took Greek lessons from Pantelis P.
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"He’s an awesome teacher"
Robin
Took Spanish lessons from Matias D.
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"Alex is a wonderful teacher! She puts me at ease and is always patient with me and my son. Conversation is interesting and enjoyable. I highly recommend her!"
Chelsea
Took Spanish lessons from Alex P.
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"Miss Lee Suyeon is the perfect teacher for me. She was very polite and explained everything simply for me to understand.
I look forward to our other classes together."
Sonya
Took Korean lessons from Suyeon L.
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"Sarah is awesome! I feel like I’m already learning so much!"
Samantha
Took American Sign Language lessons from Sarah M.
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