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Olga C.

21 Reviews
San Mateo, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian, Italian
  • Masters Degree in Solo Singing and Voice Teaching from Moscow Tchaikovsky State Conservatory
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Olga C.

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I teach Russian diction for singers as well as appreciation of Russian art and folk music and literacy. I also have great experience in teaching Russian to kids using textbooks and materials approved in schools in Russia.

About Olga

Latest news: 1/10/18 I just have to share this: My 13 years old student forwarded to semifinals of national Classical Singer auditions in Chicago!!!! Way to go, Avantika! 8/22/18 You can see me performing with Opera San Jose in Classical Series in the Park in Redwood City. 4/3/18 Three o

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She was really very good but Irene could not understand her. Irene is from Greece and Olga is from somewhere else. Just not the right fit.
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Jill R.
Learning a lot. Started not knowing how to sing and now I can carry a tune!
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Drew P.

9 Reviews
Dublin, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded First Prize - Myrna W. Brown Artist Competition from Texas Flute Society
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Drew P.

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I lived in Manaus, Brazil for 2 years as a volunteer proselytizing missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. As a result of talking to people all day, every day, I attained full fluency and command of the Portuguese language. I further polished my abilities in the language by taking an advanced Portuguese grammar class and Brazilian history class (both taught exclusively in Portuguese) during my Bachelor's degree at Brigham Young University. I know the language intimately, and can provide the highest quality of instruction to students of the language.

About Drew

As a recent recipient of a Master's Degree in Flute Performance from Northwestern University's Bienen School of Music, Drew Powell is a promising young flutist and highly sought after flute teacher. For 15 years, he has participated in numerous music competitions, festivals, and performance opportu

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Jacob
Drew is always polite, patient, and professional. I would definitely recommend his lessons to anyone wanting to learn to play the flute. I am looking forward to our future lessons.
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Nami L.
In the few months that I've had flute lessons with Drew, I've grown so much. As a beginner in flute, I was completely scared and overwhelmed with taking band for the first time. Knowing I needed lessons, I'm so glad that I was paired with Drew. On my first lesson, Drew asked me what my goals were and I told him that it was to just simply read the notes on the page. That's all I expected to learn from him, but he taught me so much more! Drew taught me about musical expression, tone and all the little details behind flute playing. His teachings challenged and motivated me. My peers and band teacher have noticed my improvement and progress. Thanks to Drew, I can now play with confidence and poise. -Emma

Judy E.

3 Reviews
Los Gatos, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • MSW Social Work from San Jose State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Judy E.

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I received a TESOL (Teaching English as a Second Language) in 1986 through UC Berkeley Extension and taught at Galileo High School in San Francisco. I also tutored intermediate students from 1986-1988 and taught in Mexico for several months in 2005. In 2011, I came to the International Refugee Committee and for 3 years taught ESL to level 1 students, many from African, Middle Eastern, and other countries who spoke no English at all when they enrolled. I teach students of any age.

About Judy

I have taught many different kinds of subjects, eg., piano, ESL, Drug and Alcohol Education, and foster care parenting, in the past. Mostly, though, I have taught piano and ESL, my first and greatest loves, starting in the 70's and 80's. I develop special relationships with all of my students,

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Jaclyn B.
Great first lesson, really excited to continue learning from Judy!
Tracey Q.
Judy had my son up and playing in no time. She was great about setting a pace that will keep him challenged and confident simultaneously. He loves his lessons and looks forward to learning more. My youngest, after observing a class, has decided he would like to play too!
Andy Z.
Judy E did good job for her first class. Both Andy and Jody like her. They are looking forward to the next class,

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Rosita R.

306 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Japanese
  • Awarded 3rd Soprano in Western Mass from Westfield City
  • Teaches students 5 to 60
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Rosita R.

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Learning Japanese? As being a composer for short Anime films and having a Japanese background, I have worked with Japanese companies for many years and trained employees of different companies in not only speaking Japanese but also the business culture. But that is not all my classes are for everybody for those planning a trip to Japan. What's special of my classes is that we learn to have a conversation for different situations every week. You will start talking after your first class! CHECK OUT MY VIDEOS HERE ON TL FOR JAPANESE TIPS!

About Rosita

I have been singing and studying voice for over 23 years since I was a child! I hold a Bachelors from Musicians Institute and other accomplished degrees from American Musical Dramatic Academy to conclude my quest for vocal excellence and the ability to sing in multiple languages ( English, Spanish,

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Felipe R.
Very well prepared class!
Charlotte H.
We loved her! Best instructor ever! Have fun in Japan! <3
Amy C
She made my dreams come true in learning how to sing Anime! I have been wanting to sing 3 songs in Japanese! Her experience in working with Anime helped to build the courage to go karaoke when I visited Japan and was able to sing them. I impressed my Japanese host family and my colleagues! If you don't speak Japanese but want to learn how to sing in Japanese she is the best hands down

Andrew H.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Portuguese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2018
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Andrew H.

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I'm a native English speaker who learned Brazilian Portuguese on the streets, as I like to call it, while I lived in Brazil for a couple of years. I have attained full command of the language, with intimate knowledge of the grammar structure as well as an extensive vocabulary. I've been speaking fluently for close to 5 years now. In that time, I've successfully convinced many Brazilians that I too was a Brazilian, meaning that I've completely gotten rid of the American accent. I did this in both Brazil and the U.S. I still consistently speak with native Brazilians and always am seeking to expand my own vocabulary. To add on, my girlfriend is a native Brazilian, and her father is currently seeking his master's degree (well, the Brazilian equivalent) in Portuguese (like, somebody here in the U.S. receiving their graduate degree in English). Each lesson is catered to the individual's needs and goals. So, as Ice Cube and his crew, NWA once famously stated, during lessons with me, you're ...

About Andrew

I teach/tutor a myriad of topics and love doing it. I'm currently attending the Georgia Institute of Technology, studying aerospace engineering and Russian. I love science and math (particularly when it has to do with space stuff). I'm super outgoing and a very laid back, chill person all at the sa

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Jordan
I wrote 5 star review (would give more if could) But showing as 4 stars... not sure why. So writing another one! But I can't say enough great things about Andrew. After 1 tutoring session my son had so many "ah ha" moments. I am so thankful and full of joy. My son is actually "getting it" and may even see how math could be fun...lol.
Jordan
I wrote 5 star review (would give more if could) But showing as 4 stars... not sure why. So writing another one! But I can't say enough great things about Andrew. After 1 tutoring session my son had so many "ah ha" moments. I am so thankful and full of joy. My son is actually "getting it" and may even see how math could be fun...lol. I will be scheduling more sessions for my son! Thank you!!!!
Jordan
Andrew was amazing with my 15 yr old son. I am full of joy! My son had so many 'ah ha' moments and actually starting to see math (trig) can be fun. Andrew is an amazing tutor and my son felt so comfortable working with him. I am so thankful and will definitely continue tutoring lessons. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Corinne L.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 5 and up; Female: 2 and up
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Corinne L.

7 Reviews
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I was born in France from a French family, grew up in France. My whole family is still there. That's as authentic as it gets! I have been in the states for 25 yrs and have tutored all age groups and all different levels on and off since I have been in the States. I taught individuals, groups, classrooms. My goal is my students goal, and we have ALWAYS accomplished our goals!! We have fun through the process, because mastering a subject should always be a great experience.

About Corinne

Hello! :-) Experienced French tutor taking new students of any age age and of any level of experience, focusing on your needs and goals. Also, if you are looking for help in French for document translation, a personal or business translator, or a French tour design, I'm your person! A littl

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Kazue
It was fun.
Judith
Corinne is organized timely & I think I will advance well with her.
Ann Marie
Corinne’s lessons are fun and are tailored to our needs. She is a great teacher!

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"i had a great time with Jimmy. He was easy to follow and gave me information that would allow me to remember how to say the words needed. I would pick him again when wanting to take my next class."
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"Farangis class is fantastic. She is entertaining and engaged and she always communicated her lessons in a clear way. She brings enthusiasm and experience to every topic she teaches. It is a big plus to have a teacher full of cultural insights. I'm very lucky to have her as my Persian teacher."
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