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Peter H.

5 Reviews
Concord, CA
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Piano from Dallas School of Music
  • Teaches High School, College
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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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Grady L.

1 Review
San Bruno, CA
Starting at $44
  • Speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, English
  • Music and Applied Mathematics from University of California, Berkeley
  • Teaching since 2020
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Grady L.

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I am offering math tutoring, both online and at students' places! I can tutor pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, pre-calculus, and calculus and tailor my tutoring to each student's individual needs.

About Grady

I am offering violin lessons and math tutoring, both online and at students' places in the SF Bay Area! Recently graduated with a BA in applied mathematics and music from the University of California, Berkeley, I currently play violin in the UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra and Baroque Ensemble. I

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Danica Caferro
Grady is patient and kind, and great at breaking problems down to explain the foundation for deeper understanding.
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Diane C.

22 Reviews
Greenbrae, CA
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  • Speaks Arabic, Duala, English, French, German
  • MBA (concentration in Finance) from Zicklin School of Business, New York, NY
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
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Diane C.

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I'll help you understand text and subtext and discuss your reading with you.

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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Daria
I have been a student with Diane for the last few years and she is the best French teacher I have ever had. Not only is she an amazing teacher but she is also genuinely fun to be with. This year, Diane helped me pass the French B2 Certification exam - she provided me with all the resources I could have ever hoped for, and I really couldn't have done it without her! I highly recommend her for anyone
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Wonderful Lesson. I believe Diane will be able to help me learn French well.

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Dan A.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1974
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Kent State University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dan A.

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I will help you with schoolwork and help make the confusing and frustrating clear and fun!

About Dan

I am a retired band director with thirty-two years of experience. Many of my former students have gone on to great careers, including a band director in Texas, district manager of a Guitar and Drum Center store and even a trumpet player with the Army in Korea! Prior to that, I spent three years as

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Case W.
Dan was wonderful with my son. Very nice experience. Thank you.
Elly
Mr. A. has a talent for teaching that makes it a privilege to be one of his students. Our son has been thoroughly enjoying the time under his tutelage, and continues to do so via video while in-house is not an option. The trumpet lessons have included trumpet technique, musical notation and reading, ear training, trumpet hygiene, and instrument care.
Mr. A. is a respectful, punctual, and precise teacher who inspires students to reach their potential.
John
Mr. Arnold has a very thorough knowledge of music and what it takes to physically create music. If you don't understand something one way, he will explain it in other way's that you do understand. He seems to have no limit to his patience and caring about his student's. A great sense of humor, a guy you would like as a neighbor.
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Julissa F.

63 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches High School, College
  • Awarded Best Tutor in Baltimore Area from Thumbtack
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Julissa F.

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I teach Algebra to high school and college students.

About Julissa

I am a freelance tutor and translator. I have been tutoring for more than 9 years. I am very friendly, patient and professional. I tutor college students and children. I got my Bachelor in Arts and Sciences - Psychology from Towson University in Maryland. On my sessions I apply constructivist teach

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Anthony
Wonderful instructor. She takes proper steps in making sure you pronounce everything well in Spanish. Very patient and caring. Highly recommended
Mary Ann N.
Vary helpful, I am able to learn a lot more Spanish with Juilssa than I could with a book in half an hour!
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Catherine D.

Teaches Online
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  • Speaks French, Catalan, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Catherine D.

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I have been teaching this online and love the subject! It's fascinating and there are ways to make it fun.

About Catherine

I'm a world travel junkie and coffee lover. I grew up in the SF Bay Area in a bilingual household, and continued to explore the world and the diverse and vibrant people who fill it. I studied Spanish and International Studies as an undergrad, and used my language skills to tutor throughout universi

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