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Ellen R.

Oakland, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1971
  • Teaches students 6 to 80
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Ithaca College
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Ellen R.

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Proper placement and breath control are important for using your voice when speaking on stage or in a large work space. Learn how to take care of your voice on a daily basis so it will remain healthy throughout your life in every situation.

About Ellen

My musical journey has led me through many genres: Folk, Rock, Blue grass, Musical Theater, Cabaret, a Cappella and Jazz. I have helped take many a vocalist from the level of simply wanting to sing to the stage. I am notable for arranging and guiding vocalists toward mastery of nearly any genre of

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Kārlis T.

San Jose, CA
Starting at $125
  • Speaks Russian, Latvian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Kārlis T.

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I am 7 times national champion in Ballroom Dancing of Latvia.
Finalist of World & European dance championships.

Ballroom Dancing is my passion and I am an expert in Latin American and Standard dances, as well I am professional choreographer for your wedding or any other dance event of your choice.

About Kārlis

I am an expert level teacher of ballroom dancing. I have more than 5 years of experience in working with some of the best ballroom dancers in Europe. Last couple of years, while living in California, I have been working with adults, focusing on beginners and also advanced dancers who wish to learn

Noreen K.

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Milpitas, CA
Starting at $120
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Psychology from San Jose State
  • Teaching since 2007
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Noreen K.

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Dance is dedicated to the youth in the community where children can have fun, express creativity, build self-confidence while at the same time learn the fundamentals of different styles of dance. Dancers will have the opportunity to develop technique and personal development that will lead them to grow as a performing artist. I truly believe that everyone should recognize their passion and follow their hearts and dreams.

I strive to continue the tradition of integrity, excellence, and passion of the arts where all dancers are thriving in the artistic community!

About Noreen

I started dancing at the age of 7 training in jazz, hip hop, lyrical, ballet and tap dancing. I participated in several dance competitions such as Shows Stopper and Star Power where I continue to strive and developed the passion for dance. I have a degree in Early Childhood Education and Child Psy

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Leslie
Ms. Noreen has got to be one of the best dance teachers around! As a result of taking her classes, I have become more knowledgeable in the field of dance, as well as a more confident person. She is a patient, kind, and understanding person, determined to help her students reach their full potential as dancers. I highly recommend taking her classes (which range from ballet, hip hop, jazz, and tap) if you're a beginner dancer, or even an experienced one wanting to hone your skills. You'll definitely progress as a dancer and perhaps make some new friends through class! :))
Julianne
I've taken private lessons with Ms. Noreen for a while. The lessons helped improve my flexibility, core strength also my ability to dance and boost my confidence of dancing in front of an audience. I highly recommend these lessons

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Nicole M.

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Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2012
  • BA Music from Rutgers University
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Nicole M.

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Experienced piano and voice teacher of 8 years. All lessons are individualized to the students needs and goals, no two students are alike, therefore no two lessons are structured exactly the same way. I specialize in beginner/intermediate piano; classical, broadway, jazz and pop voice; as well as music theory, sight reading, singing and playing, chords and lead sheets, songwriting, you name it!

About Nicole

Music Lessons I believe it is important for students to learn proper piano and vocal techniques such as reading music, warming up, fingering skills, and technique secrets. Learning a musical instrument is a skill that can be taken with you throughout your life! Health Coaching You only have on

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Tzipora N.
I was really happy. She was extremely clear and checking if I understood . Can’t wait for next lesson ! ;)
Sofia
I love how Nicole always pushes me to do my best! She is very nice, and always has many compliments for you. Nicole is very talented, too!
Jake
Nicole is my voice teacher and she is amazing. She has helped me so much with my voice. And she has even helped me with auditions for my school musical. She even helps me when not in lessons by sending me music and correct key signatures. I would definitely recommed her to anyone.
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Christopher C.

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Starting at $15
  • MFA Acting from Indiana University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Christopher C.

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I am a young actor in tune with both contemporary and classical texts. I attack acting and performing with a toolbox. There is no one right answer for anything that's done. Examine each text on its own merits and learn how to choose the right tool for the job. I love getting into the nitty gritty of textual and performance analysis as an avenue of bringing vivid action to life.

About Christopher

Christopher is a second year M.F.A. student in acting. Hailing from Swansea, Massachusetts. Christopher has spent most of his theatre career in Providence, Rhode Island while occasionally working on Cape Cod and in Boston, Massachusetts. An actor and director, Christopher solidified his love for

Hillary C.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Choral Award from Washington and Lee Music Department
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Hillary C.

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Pitch matching, blending, sight singing

About Hillary

Hillary C. is currently serving as executive director for American Baroque Opera Company in addition to teaching voice and piano. Students under Hillary's tutelage can expect to gain an appreciation for classic works, learn basic music theory and ear training, and understand proper keyboard or

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Anna L.
Kind, experienced and knowledgeable. Wonderful experience.
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Lydia P.
Hillary is such a positive person and was so patient with my first time singer.

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"Kind, Funny, easy to work with and having lots of fun!"
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Took Improv Acting lessons from David T.
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"I love working with Carissa! She is very sweet as well as encouraging. She is also fun to work with. At first, I felt nervous, but after a few lessons, I'm feeling more confident in my acting abilities. I'm glad I chose her as my acting instructor."
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Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"I enjoyed my 1st lesson. It was a great experience!"
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Vanessa P.
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"She has great choreography and knows how to run a fun class. I improved a lot working with her."
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Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"I worked with Tamika to get help with improving my voice and presence. She is very professional and fun to work with. She listens to what you need help with and finds different ways to bring out the best in you. I would definitely recommend her as a teacher."
Lisa
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Tamika T.
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"Jennifer is a fantastic teacher. Not only is she super clear and professional in her instruction, but she’s also kind and fun. She makes the class enjoyable and judgment-free. I recommend her class highly."
Ali
Took Ballet lessons from Jennifer H.
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"Very easy going person and detail in helping you to learn the moves ❤️
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Shallu
Took Belly Dancing lessons from Elodie S.
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"Arlys listened well and focused on what my goals are, where I wanted to go with these lessons. I really enjoyed it, she made it fun."
Dean
Took Improv Acting lessons from Arlys A.
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"Christine has the unique ability to combine great teaching with a lot of laughter and fun. She allows her students to feel completely comfortable to say and do anything that comes to mind, for that is what improve is all about: staying in the moment. Her exercises to mold that "improv state of mind" are fantastic and opens you up find humor in just about anything. Her classes not only shaped me into being able to feel comfortable in front of an audience, her teaching has shaped me into not taking things happening in my own life sooooo seriously. Thank you, Christine, for helping me in so many areas of my life, all lthrough your sense of humor and excellent teaching skills."
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Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"I must say that after reviewing my journal of the lesson, I had to give Cyndi that last start to make it 5. I really saw how passionate she is when it comes to her instruction. I'm a happy camper."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Cyndi E.
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