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Ferlyn F.

17 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish, American Sign Language, French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Ferlyn F.

17 Reviews
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Learn to dance with Ferlyn

My History of Salsa Dance:
I have been teaching ballroom for over 12 years. I have experience in varied street and self-taught techniques in Waltz (Traditional & Viennese), Tango (American & Argentine), Cha Cha, Foxtrot, and Latin Ballroom (Salsa, Rumba, Samba, Bachata), just to name a few. My training is mostly through self-taught methods and passed down generational methods taught through mentors and cultural organizations. A few video credits can be looked at on my profile!

My Teaching Method:
I assess each students' levels, knowledge and styles of learning, determine the best learning paths to incorporate into the lesson and bring a "natural movement" approach of training and education.

With my method, this is to provide a collaborative & supportive environment as well as actively develop a person's life, culture and well-being. I strive to take a step further and deeper within the mind of the person who is learning dance and find one's ...

About Ferlyn

My Teaching Philosophy: "Everyone is capable of dancing, playing an instrument, and understanding music & art performance; it is the desire, drive, determination, dedication and discipline instilled within a person and the guidance of my company's methodology that will bring these abilities to ligh

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Cece
Ferlyn has excellent skills in teaching dance. My daughter has improved her dance techniques in 3 classes. We highly recommend her to everyone that needs dance instructor.
Dominique N.
Given all of the positive reviews, I am refraining from giving Ferlyn only one star. I am sure she is relatively competent as a teacher. The unfortunate aspect for which she is receiving such a poor review is a significant lack of professionalism.
I arranged piano lessons with Ferlyn for my mother.
Her first lesson (for which I was present) was fine.
I then found out that at their second lesson, Ferlyn showed up very sick. This was quite concerning, especially given my mother’s age. Ferlyn definitely should have canceled that second lesson and not showed up so sick.
Then, only two hours (!) before my mother’s scheduled third lesson, I receive a text message from Ferlyn stating the following:
“Hi Dominique, wanted to let you and your mom that piano lessons will be cancelled today because it is my Birthday! I will see her next week. :)”
This was incredible. This was a cancellation only two hours prior, not due to some emergency or even due to her illness which should have caused a cancelation the week before! This was because it was her birthday. Something that would have been understandable, were she to have let us know well in advance. I am sure she knew in advance when her birthday is.
This does not reflect on TakeLessons, as I have had great experiences with other teachers.
But this degree of inconsiderateness, first with regard to the illness and then with regard to the manner of cancellation, is appalling.
Mark
Meets you at your dance level and you move forward from there. Excellent attitude and knowledgeable instructor. Professional and thorough.
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Elodie S.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Organizational Phychologist from Universidad de Las Américas (Quito, Ecuador)
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
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Elodie S.

8 Reviews
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Interested in individual Salsa, Merengue and Bachata?

I can help you learn the basic steps to get you started and master all these Latin dances.
Lessons with me will help you improve coordination and balance and really understand learn step by step.
Also, not to forget we will have fun and getting a nice workout!

About Elodie

Hello! I am Elodie. I am 25 years old. I’ve been Bellydancing professionally for 7 years now. I was a student in one of the best Bellydance Academy's in Quito, Ecuador called YMADA. I have also attended various seminars with Bellydance teachers around the world (Egypt, Ukraine, Chile, Argen

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Tracey
Super first lesson and cannot wait for my second one!
Jonathan Rivera Cruz
Tripti T.
Elodie is so easy to work with. I just finished my first lesson and she was patient and made me feel very comfortable and confident. I really like her approach: No judgement, focus on deliberate movements and is very methodical. I was not looking for anything quick and dirty, but I definitely wanted to make sure that I learned. And, I did. Posture, arm movements, transitions. I am so excited and am very happy to have made the package purchase.
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Jenny L.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Russian, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jenny L.

2 Reviews
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I teach Ballroom, Latin, Salsa and Argentine Tango, as well as dance choreography. My lessons are fun and easy. I work with all ages and all dance levels.

About Jenny

I am a professional dances and Dance Sport competitor. I started dancing when I was 4 years old, and have no plans to stop. I love what I do. I have extensive performance and competition experience as a professional, amateur and Pro-Am competitor. I understand the requirements of competitive dancin

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DAN
Just had my first Cha Cha lesson. Learned a lot and thoroughly enjoyed it. Jenny is a pro. Glad I decided to start these lessons with her.
Guadalupe M.
Jenny was great at guiding us with the basic dance steps and made sure to answer any questions we had.
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Gia B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $159
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gia B.

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Each person learns differently. So my lessons are customized for each individual.Nearly everyone is scared to dance at first. You need only start. Simply begin; I can help with the rest.

About Gia

I learned to dance my country’s folk dances at a young age. Ballroom and Latin came later. While I pursued a college degree in technology, my love of dance prompted me to open my own dance studio. For 15 years, from his studio in Tbilisi, i taught, performed and competed across Europe before emigr

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Steven R.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Steven R.

9 Reviews
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Private Salsa Dancing Teacher

My name is Steve and I offer Private Online Dance Lessons. I specialize in teaching beginners and I enjoy watching my students progress quickly and meet their goals. If you have always wanted to learn a specific type of dance but never knew where to start then I think my services would be a perfect fit for you. I teach both singles and couples and I look forward to getting you dancing ASAP!!

DANCE STYLES:

East Coast Swing
West Coast Swing
Country Swing
Salsa
Cha-Cha
Rumba
Cumbia
Tango
Foxtrot
Waltz
Wedding Dances
Country Line Dance Lessons

About Steven

My name is Steve and I offer Private Online Dance Lessons. I specialize in teaching beginners and I enjoy watching my students progress quickly and meet their goals. If you have always wanted to learn a specific type of dance but never knew where to start then I think my services would be a perfect

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Kari and Dillon B.
So fun!! So helpful!! We are already planning to book next week :D
my P.
Steven is the best! He's a great (and really fun) teacher. Our beginner swing-dance lessons were excellent -- highly recommended.
Katherine & Karl H.
Steven was very patient with us. Although we are in our 60’s it was our first dance lesson. So fun!! Looking forward to next week for sure. In the meantime I might need some steel toed shoes. Lol!

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Average Cost of Salsa Dancing Lessons in La Mesa, CA

The average cost of 60-minute salsa dancing lessons in La Mesa is $101. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $85 and $120 per hour.
30 min
$56 average
45 min
$75 average
60 min
$101 average

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"Jenny was great at guiding us with the basic dance steps and made sure to answer any questions we had."
Guadalupe
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Jenny L.
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"After meeting a girl that knows how to Salsa, I was compelled to find a class and learn the basics as soon as possible.
I'm super impressed with how simple Mercy was able to guide me via online video chat! She made me feel comfortable with myself which was a big step for me! (Pun intended). I was successfully able to learn the basics pretty quickly and with consistent lessons have the confidence to hit on the dance floor no problem!
If you're new and unsure, take the first step - worth every cent!"
Caleb James
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Mercy H.
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"Empathetic. Supportive. Effective"
Clive
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Stephanie S.
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"She's very nice, friendly and definitely know how to dance salsa. I like Elena, I feel like we are friends because she's a very warm hearted person, I'm like that as well."
Jacy
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Sapphire- Elena A.
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"I loved my 1st lesson with Elena. She’s so fun to learn from! She’s kind and patient and knowledgeable!"
Jessica
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Sapphire- Elena A.
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"was an excellent dance session She makes me feel comfortable and that made me learn better and faster I really enjoy the sessions with her she is amazing."
Carlos
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Mercy H.
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"Stephanie is amazing. She is so sweet and patient and I highly recommend her and her class. She is very talented and knowledgeable for the advanced dancer and she also explains and demonstrates the dance steps in an easy to understand way for complete beginners like myself."
Erika
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Stephanie S.
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"Super first lesson and cannot wait for my second one!"
Tracey
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Elodie S.
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