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Erol G.

112 Reviews
Panorama City, CA
Starting at $17
  • Speaks English, German
  • PhD - Educational Leadership (Education Technology & Language E-Learning emphasis) from Trident University International
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Erol G.

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***It is recommended students own or have regular access to a personal computer after 2002 in order to get the best benefit***

Favorably and extensively reviewed and proven to be effective by students, the accent-reduction and/or speech synthesis program developed from dissertation research using multi-media methods. I have taught this subject for over eight years to public and private causes, as library, individuals, and language schools. My emphasis is an ecological approximation of the various sounds, rhythms, inflections, and patterns the spoken language integrates.
The goal is to develop a comprehensive, systematic voice/accent profile based on lesson/MP3 recordings using digital audio monitoring software. Students obtain a repository of audio files during each lesson to be used for actively evaluating individual expression while waiting in line, traffic, and during breaks. Also, a crash course option exists based more on broad familiarization than intensive ...

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June N.
Erol has a very systematic approach in teaching accent reduction. Since taking lessons with Erol, I've started to become more aware of my speech and noticed an improvement in my pronunciation. Highly recommended!
June
Erol utilizes an audio software to analyze and determine what needs to be worked. This eliminates a lot of human hearing errors and gives me a visual on what’s correct vs incorrect. Highly recommended for you to try his method out.
Rhonda H.
I enjoyed the lesson very much, he started out teaching things that made sense so that I would learn faster than the lessons I have previously taken and not done well with.
I'm looking forward to the next lesson and am practicing what we went over in class.

Hunter P.

52 Reviews
Beverly Hills, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Greek, French, English
  • Dramatic Arts from Ryerson University
  • Teaches students 12 to 70
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Hunter P.

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This is one of my absolute passions! Did you know that “regionally specific dialects” change approximately every 20 miles? Part of my vocal training included a deep dive into dialects or accents, how to master them and how to lose them. This is so much easier than you may think! It’s all about small modifications, mostly in the mouth and jaw that can completely change the way you sound.

How many sessions you need really depends on how much work you’re willing to put in between sessions. I can give you the keys, but this is really a case of practice makes perfect. If you find you’re not booking because of your accent, let me help you master “LA speak” otherwise known as the “non-regionally specific U.S. dialect”.

Hint: I’ve lived in 8 different countries so far and in the last month I’ve had 2 of my long time acting coaches say “Wow… I would have never known you weren’t from LA!”

About Hunter

I love to help new performers and people looking to break into the biz, as well as seasoned actors who want to up-level their career or deepen their craft. I have been coaching actors since 2008 and have a unique combination of experience and training to help you launch your career and create work

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Karla Jasin
Hunter is the best! She’s so meticulous. She catches every little nuance in your voice and has a really good ear for languages. She’s always patient and supportive but also honest with you about where the problems are and what needs work. I always feel comfortable and she gives me great solutions and exercises. Have been doing lessons for a few months now and really love it! Trust me you won’t regret it!
Trent Thomas
Always great to work with Hunter! She really is a fantastic coach. Has a lot of good insight about the biz and really patient. Makes you feel comfortable every time.
Jo Kim
Great coach! knows a lot about the biz. Really helpful with character and scene tips. Jumps in and get's the work done fast.
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Bill P.

57 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks ENGLISH
  • Teaching since 1986
  • BA Radio & TV from Butler University--Indianapolis, Indiana
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Bill P.

57 Reviews
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"UNLEASH THE POWER OF YOUR SPEAKING VOICE"
My intense accent reduction personal voice/speech makeover lessons will help reduce accents, and improve weak, thin or harsh, irritating voices. If you drop consonants, mumble, do not correctly open your jaw to make proper sounds, or fear speaking in public, I will teach you the solutions.

Speakers of other languages will learn the use of proper American diction, enunciation and pronunciation of all words. Clear, clean accents are the goal, so that you are clearly understood by all, and speak with renewed confidence...without fear. .

Study is easy. I will forward to you, in advance, each lesson via email that we will work on for each session. Then, we'll meet with my live interactive lessons that let us view each other in real time. That means instant teacher/student feedback and quick vocal improvement.

This one-on-one personal voice makeover gives you the basic tools to improve your overall voice, speech and sound. ...

About Bill

Award winning national Radio/TV personality and voice over talent for more than 25 years. Voice heard in thousands of national Radio/TV commercials, infomercials, corporate DVDs, CD Roms, & videos for The Golf Channel, Disney, Universal Studios, Sea World, U.S.Army, Delta Airlines, Windjammer Cr

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Andy
Very knowledgeable and friendly
Jane
I had my first lesson today. Bill is a great professional coach. We did an evaluation of my voice and I am looking forward to improving my speaking voice and getting rid of unhelpful habits.
marvin
Bill gave great advice for my particular needs.

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Isabelle S.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks French, Spanish, German
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Isabelle S.

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There is no such thing as speaking a language with the right accent. I am happy to help you with this.

About Isabelle

I am a native French speaker born in France; I have lived in the USA since 2000 and speak English fluently. I teach both French and English as a Second Language (ESL). I am used to teaching/ coaching/ interacting with students of all ages (12-80+) and with professionals in a corporate environment.

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Brian
"Listener" is how I would describe Isabelle, and it's why she is a great teacher. I brought a lot of random questions into lessons each week and she helped me with all of the answers. She also used the answers to my questions to show me further examples to be able to help me frame why things were the way they were. This is my first French teacher but I couldn't be happier with the time I've gotten from Isabelle. I would highly recommend her as a teacher.
LINGYI
I have been having French lessons with Isabelle for more than 6 months. I definitely have learned a lot! Isabelle is very patient and flexible about different learning methods. I highly recommend her!
Lingyi
I have been taking French lessons with Isabelle for more than 6 months. I have learned a lot! Isabelle is very patient and flexible about the learning methods; I highly recommend her!

Sara Ann B.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Voice Gym from Bison Electronic of Orlando, FL.
  • B.M. cum laude, music education and voice from Marywood University, Scranton, PA.
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Sara Ann B.

26 Reviews
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Quick analysis of how to make you more intelligible since VOICE was my reason for becoming a speech-language pathologist; customized sessions for your sound errors, how to improve your writing of short memos AND homework. Daily 30 minute practice is a necessity.

About Sara Ann

I pace our lessons and over explain a technic to make certain the client gets the concept in a HUMORFUL, JOYFUL way. Patiently we apply it to a song that is your target song or to how and what you want product or YOU you want to sell to clients/your job/your promotion/ your new career. With two

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Jiezhun G.
Sara is a great teacher, 5 stars plus many pluses. She can point out my problems quickly and let me practice efficiently. My accent got improved, and I recommend her to my friends who need the same help. Thank you Sara, you are my best friend too. Love you, sherry
Grace Y.
Take lessons recommended me Sara Ann Butler because she is a great teacher. I’ve enjoyed taking lessons with her, and I am happy she has high expectations and material that was useful. I wanted to improve my speaking voice, and she was able to point out the places I could make improvements and gave me methods to improve.
To disagree with a previous review, i’ve never heard her use any anti-racist or political views. She doesn’t expect me to behave like her, and when she teaches she uses “I” and “I” is the student.
I am happy that I took vocal training from her.
Brandi
At this age , she is very hot headed. Her ego is longer than a mile. She is racist, doesnt like African-American and Asian students accent. She was making fun of ppls accents. In the begining i thought she may be trying to make a point but no. Jes thats all anger. The first, i m paying you money for this class. So just teach what you supposed to teach not your racist and politcal views. And after a few classes, I said i dont feel comfortable talking about the race religious views and the next thing she did was cancelled all my lessons without even letting me know. Now i have to restart from the begining from a new teacher and it takes a while for a new teacher to understand your accents problems. She wants her students behave like her age oh please, come on, if the student is young in her 20s or 30s you dont act or behave like her or him. They just started their lives but your almost have lived your life. She should not teach here.
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Matthew H.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, Turkish, Modern Greek
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew H.

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Using phonetic tools and charts, I help students achieve a more natural American English pronunciation tailored to individual strengths and weaknesses. I work with the student's base language as a point of comparison and help in all aspects of the English from basic sound structures to more complicated intonation in different types of sentences.

I've been teaching accent reduction lessons for about 6 years now, and have seen many people of all different backgrounds improve.

About Matthew

I am a world traveler with over 13 years of tutoring experience. I also have weight trained for about 15 years. Recently received my PhD in sociolinguistics at the University of Pittsburgh, I received my MA in Spanish linguistics from NYU and can help you with many different areas. My experience as

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Greg H.
The first session with Matthew, I can tell things are going to be okay. This makes me feel better; I could say right off the bat; he knows what he is teaching.

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"After struggling to get rid of my accent for years, I finally decided that this isn't something I could do on my own and should work on it with an instructor. I am glad that I found Gabriel. His lesson plan is very methodical so you know exactly which areas you need to work on. Gabriel is very attentive and strives for perfection in his lessons which makes him an excellent teacher."
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Took Accent Reduction lessons from Gabriel B.
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"I'm getting excellent results with Gabriel. His technique is easy to follow and he understands all my doubts and difficulties. I highly recommend his lessons!"
Blanca
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Gabriel B.
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"Great instructor! Highly recommend!"
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Took Accent Reduction lessons from Adam R.
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"Really fun working with Adam. Loved my first lesson and I am looking forward to the next one!!!"
Carolina
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Adam R.
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"Hunter was recommended to me by a colleague of mine. I’m so glad I took the advice!After an hour not only had she identified my key trouble spots, but gave me specific exercises to practice for faster improvement. She explained to me how my accent was learned and the easiest way to change it. I know it’s going to take some time and practice, but I”m really looking forward to the next session!"
Oksana R.
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Hunter P.
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"Sara is a great teacher and really knows her stuff."
Holli
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Sara Ann B.
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"Extremely professional and structured. Loved the lesson"
Ileana Nitu
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Vandi E.
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"Gabriel is an amazing teacher. He teaches with a lot of professionalism and commitment. If you are looking for a very high qualified accent reduction class, Gabriel Burrafato is one of the best options you can have."
Talia
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Gabriel B.
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"Even one day its not enough to say something , but anyway I have met the right person who at the first point showed me where I needed to improve and I loved how he was prepared and organized with the right materials. I would recommande at anybody to join Erol. Great Teacher. Best Instructor."
Awaleh
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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