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Tanisha H.

184 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Business Management, Instrumental focus Voice from Berklee College of Music
  • Awarded Top Performing Instructor from TakeLessons.com
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Tanisha H.

184 Reviews
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Overall basic vocal technique, projection, vocal preservation, enunciation

About Tanisha

Tanisha is a graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music's Vocal and Music Business programs. Since arriving to Los Angeles, Tanisha has built a solid career providing artist development services to professional entertainers, recording artists and actors. Her services include vocal coachin

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Brett
Amazing! I am making so much progress already after only a few lessons.
Rachel
I loved the lesson with her. She was so amazing and her personality and love for music makes you feel like home. Everything about her was just amazing. I can’t wait for more lessons with her!
Catherine G.
So excited to continue to work with her!
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Bryan L.

3 Reviews
Thousand Oaks, CA
Starting at $35
  • M.M. Vocal Performance from University of California Santa Barbara
  • Teaches students Male: 15 and up; Female: 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Bryan L.

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I have experience with the study and performance of wide array of choral music: medieval chant, Renaissance polyphony, oratorio, contemporary classical, jazz.

About Bryan

Hello! I'm a singer and multi-instrumentalist with professional experience in opera, choral, and studio recording. Originally from Thousand Oaks California, I grew up with a love of the theater and of music. I have completed two advanced degrees in music, graduating from the University of Californi

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Chuck R.
Brian was awesome from the start...the fact that he actually had be singing out loud in front of someone was a major accomplishment in itself! He carefully took me through some warmup exercises, then on to harmonizing with a keys, and then on to lyrics. I'm looking forward to coming back and building my confidence even more!
Gray Hacking
I am finding new ways to sing opera more easily. He has opened up my voice incredibly and I previously had some of the world's best singing teachers in London! Bravo Bryan - thanks so much
Chuck K.
Very Professional yet warm and engaging. I plan to use his services for all my singing growth.

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Nadia M.

8 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $80
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 21 to 80
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Nadia M.

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Salsa | Bachata | Social Ballroom | Wedding Dance
If you have never taken any dance lessons before I’ll make sure that your first experience is fun & easy. If you want to take your dancing to the next level I’ll make sure that you see your improvement immediately. I have been teaching for over 10 years and dancing for 20 years. My strength is personalized teaching. I know how to tailor every lesson to each unique student to maximize our lesson time. Try it for yourself!

About Nadia

Hi there, my future student! Did you know that the biggest challenge of partnership dancing is knowing how to lead or follow? With me, your dancing game will skyrocket so everyone would want to dance with you. I know the way and I will guide you through each step of the way. Hop on! It’s gonna be

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Diego
My experiences with Nadia have been fantastic. She’s a very skilled teacher that’s able to work very well with beginners like myself and more experienced dancers like my partner. I highly recommend her to anyone interested in wanting to learn (or improve) salsa dancing!
Lauren
Just finished learning our wedding dance!!!! So excited ! Nadia is amazing-
We did not know how to dance at all and she taught us a beautiful 💃 dance.
Maurice
Just finished our wedding dance lessons. I can't believe how quick we learned the dance. Nadia is an amazing instructor.

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Troy W.

61 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Ancient Egyptian, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Troy W.

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I have been coaching in this subject for over 16 years. There is no specific curriculum as each student will come to lessons with their own unique skills, needs, and goals. Lessons are tailored to those specifics. Lessons focus on vocal production technique (enunciation, breathing, projection, inflection, etc.), stage presence, and interpretation. These areas are usually worked on using texts provided by the student. Additional material may be used as needed. Students should come to the first lesson prepared to discuss their background & goals and the plan of their course of study.

About Troy

Composer Troy W. graduated from the New England Conservatory, earning his Bachelors, Masters (cum laude) and Graduate Diploma while studying with mentor Malcolm Peyton. After spending a year studying with Lukas Foss in Boston, Mr. W. moved to Houston in 2001 where he continued graduate studies at R

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Rafael V.
Good and accurate tips on what needs to be worked on. Thank you
Rich
Troy W. is a phenomenal teacher. He has a passion for teaching and prepares each lesson for his students before they arrive. He has high standards and expects you to work hard but it understanding when a situation arises in your life. He is a warm and friendly person and has a great sense of humor. I have been taking lessons for a year and a half and feel fortunate to have found him. I recommend anyone living in Houston or in this country or other countries to study with him. He is easily the best teacher I have ever had in any subject throughout my life.
Rich T.
Troy Wayne is a phenomenal teacher. He has a passion for teaching and prepares each lesson for his students before they arrive. He has high standards and expects you to work hard but it understanding when a situation arises in your life. He is a warm and friendly person and has a great sense of humor. I have been taking lessons for a year and a half and feel fortunate to have found him. I recommend anyone living in Houston or across the country or in other countries to study with him. He is easily the best teacher I have ever had in any subject throughout my life.
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Omar J.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Omar J.

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The thing that separates me from the rest of the guides you will find on this subject is that my knowledge and experience comes from the Private Security field...specializing in "Undercover/plain clothed" investigations, leading to professional level proficiency in Human Behavior and Psychology.

In my brief existence on earth, somehow, all of my interests, flaws, and experiences fit together like a puzzle and have lead me to the point where I can understand Human Behavior and Psychology fluently....raising me to a life of leadership.

How did I end up directing Actors?  I was searching for a more positive expression for my knowledge while still supporting peoples life goals.  This search dropped me down a rabbit hole of research including method actors, and eventually Stanislavski's system, and the great Uta Hagen which shocked me.... until that very moment my life experiences resembled many aspects of these systems without even knowing they existed.

Since then, I have chosen ...

About Omar

As with anything else I teach It is important to understand the fundamentals and then gain knowledge from those experiences onward. Learning and enjoying anything depends on practice experience as well as separate tactics that cause you to be unique and create an advantage only you have.

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Sairam M.
Omar is an awesome instructor to teach on Method Acting.He understands the student aspiration and train accordingly.he motivates the actor with his excellent advises and provide inspirational thoughts to the actor.I am sure he can make best actors/actresses/artists through his own specific ways of method acting skills.thank you Director:).
Craig
When I first began my search for an acting coach I was stressed out because I knew I needed help but I didn't know how to start. Luckily I found the Director, Omar. The Director began by interviewing me to see what my goals and potential were. He then developed a specific lesson plan designed around what he called "The Fundamentals" and I progressed since then. Now after a few months of the Directors support, I know confidently that I am an Actor. I learned things about human behavior and method acting that I couldn't find in any video or online source. The Director somehow made things simple to understand and I'm glad for it. I am not done with the lessons, but since he has supported me and shared his knowledge, the least I can do is share my experience. Thank you Director!

Kristen K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 5 to 21
  • Teaching since 2020
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Kristen K.

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I have been dancing all of my life!! i was on the majorette dance team at my school and I was on a dance team before high school! if you love majorette dance then i’m the perfect teacher for you!

About Kristen

Hello, I’m Kristen King. I am a majorette dancer and a Dance is my life! I started when I was just 7 and i’ve loved it every since! I was on a dance team when I was younger and once I got in high school I was on the dance team there!

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"Great first lesson. Very nice and looking forward to my next lesson!"
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Took Acting lessons from Mallory B.
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"My son Merak just had his first class with David. At first we had to reschedule due to technical difficulties and David was extremely easy to work with when accommodating a new time. Today during the class David was professional and very knowledgeable. So far he is well worth the investment and I look forward to having him teach my son more."
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Was very nice and patient with me, can't wait for next lesson!"
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Took Film Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"Brenda has been a great instructor, she is always very understanding when things come up and she definitely knows what she is doing. If you want to get into voice acting she is a wonderful teacher for beginners and she gives sound advice and instruction, will definitely be taking more lessons in the future!"
Evan
Took Voice Acting lessons from Brenda R.
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"Love the lessons! Heather is such a fun and helpful teacher. She makes it easy to jump right in and try improv. I have a great time going thru the exercises with her. Highly recommend."
Kate Walser
Took Improv Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"Great lesson with Kim. She made my daughter very comfortable and is enthusiastic and encouraging."
Anna
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Kimberly S.
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"very helpful. We definitely made a lot of progress today for the wedding. Most importantly, My confidence went up a lot. Looking forward to tomorrow’s session"
Will
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from MissG M.
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"Zach is perhaps one of the smartest and most well rounded artists I've met. He has experience in all aspects of the business, from being an actor to a producer and to an award winning director, which makes him an unbelievable resource and teacher. I always look forward to our time together because I feel supported, heard, seen and never judged. He is always one step ahead which allows for very productive sessions. I leave our sessions feeling confident and fully prepared for whatever may come my way in auditions. I've worked with many people in this business and you do not come across people like him often. I feel incredibly grateful that I have Zach as a coach and resource. I cannot recommend him enough or give him higher praise."
Rachel
Took Acting lessons from Zach B.
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"I have been coached by acting instructors since I was a little kid and I've never worked with someone who had more understanding of the acting craft than David Tom. I've never seen an acting coach simplistically break down technique for me to understand the way David did. I am so greatful he has shared his knowledge that must have taken years to master with me."
Philip
Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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"My first spoken voice lesson was great! It was like getting a glimpse on a set of new and totally unknown tools that I could eventually find out how to use them for my expression. Though it was only a short lesson, it felt intense and concentrated and after the first excercises we did, I already felt that my throat had opened up a bit and that everything felt more clear and more connected. In a situation where I had to suddenly speak publicly right after the session, I remembered that I could reach a slightly deeper pitch after the excercises. It helped me relax my voice right in the situation. It's really great working with you, Karmyn! I'm looking forward to the next lesson."
Nora
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Karmyn T.
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