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Joseph B.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Awarded Ranlet Award First Prize Winner from Rochester Philharmonic Women's Legue
  • Bachelor and Master Of Music Degrees from The Juilliard School
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Joseph B.

5 Reviews
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Projection and tone of your voice is your calling card, sometimes before the meaning of the words are understood. Sometimes, your voice precedes your appearance or is heard over the phone, on speaker monitor or over the airwaves.

How do you wish it to sound? As we know, it does not sound the way we hear it with our ears. Record your voice and listen to the recording. As you may be aware, you may not recognize it as you know it. The art of projection and intonation - nasal tone or the covered voice or being brash in its tonality. Too high, too low, monotonous, lethargic or over-modulated....

I will help you to get to your ideal voice. The voice that stops the listener in their tracks and makes them hear what you have to say. More importantly, the impression of you as an individual personality is formed by the impression your voice leaves and at first, makes.

If you want to do voice over work, acting, public speaking, change the way you are perceived, build ...

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my degrees from the Jull

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Jeff
Joseph has a wealth of knowledge about speaking, listening, vocals, etc.

He created a welcoming environment in our online lessons that made it easy to be vulnerable and get right to working on new skills.

I highly recommend for others looking to better understand their voice and communication style, and learn to hone them.
Catherine K.
Joseph put us at ease immediately. Our first lesson included valuable information on how to warm up our voices, increase our range and protect our voices. We look forward to our next lesson.
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.
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Kathryn K.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Awarded Critics Circle Award Kathryn K from San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Award
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Kathryn K.

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Well times have changed and we will meet the challenge to change with them!
Are you tired of the same old strategy to deal with battling your fear of speaking? Is shyness something you've dealt with your entire life but you've become successful in spite of it? Still wet knuckling every meeting online? Do you need information about your camera set up, sound, set and wardrobe? Are you watching yourself while you're speaking instead of being present during your presentation or cringing as you watch yourself speak or freak out quietly while the board watches? Are you making a video? Learn the skills actors use and tools to manage performance anxiety.
It's time you break through your fear once and for all to be able to have some peace while you do your work. Once you understand how you will be able to speak to groups large or small, on camera and off.
I can collaborate with you to practice these skills and you'll feel safe to do it.
I cannot wait to meet you and to work with you. I

About Kathryn

Kathryn K I am happy to offer committed actors, executives, engineers and speakers private sessions to strengthen your performance and ignite your work. For actors I specialize in acting for film as a Method Acting Coach. I address technique for film, stage, set, self tape, audition technique,

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Deborah D.
Kathryn has helped me build my skills and confidence in presenting and recording myself on video for corporate and sales facing content. No detail too small or not discussed... in a good way... from lighting, to microphone placement, to clothing, to make-up, to how to mentally prepare before hand, to the content and the delivery. This is the beginning of what I hope to be a long term journey to continuously hone my skills. She is down to earth, real, genuine, kind and funny. Money very well invested.
Jamie M.
Loved working with Kathryn this first lesson. She gave me some tools that I can use right away. She is delightful and fun to work with!

Rachel L.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Rachel L.

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ONLINE LESSONS ARE 35% OFF!
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Hi! I'm Rachel! Teaching people how to sing with ease is my passion. I teach in Orange County, Los Angeles, and online.

In year 2008 I became the single youngest person to be accepted into the world renowned Speech Level Singing International teacher training and certification program. I took vocal master classes and was trained and certified as a vocal coach directly by Seth Riggs, the international authority on vocal instruction who trained artists like Michael Jackson, Josh Groban, Stevie Wonder and hundreds of other Grammy Award winning singers.

I work with all styles. My goal with my voice students is to teach them how to use their voice in a healthy and natural way while maintaining the ...

About Rachel

ONLINE LESSONS ARE 35% OFF! TO APPLY THE DISCOUNT: Under "Reserve your spot with Rachel" > Edit > Select "Singing" in the dropdown (Online Discount will not apply unless the subject "Singing" is used on signup) For in person lessons, click any other subject when signing up. Hi! I'm

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Jonathan
Rachel gave me a breakthrough I never thought I could have. I had become demoralized with trying to teach myself to sing. Within a few singing lessons she convinced me I CAN sing. She breaks singing down into simple elements I can understand. After one of the lessons where I achieved a strong resonance for the first time (like singers I like to listen to) with my own voice, I got so overwhelmed with joy!! I realized one of my life dreams of singing could actually come true!! I am not exaggerating, I ended that lesson in joyful tears. What a joy for people to be able to sing like their favorite singers for the first time!!
Audrey
Rachel has been a wonderful teacher! I feel like my voice has improved so much in only a few lessons. I wanted to to be able to have more confidence in my voice and she has totally helped me get there! She is also so nice and understanding and caters right to your voice. HIGHLY recommend
Conrad K
Our daughter has been taking voice lessons with Rachel since she was 8.5 years old. Rachel has a very warm, kind, and happy demeanor that instantly made our daughter comfortable during her first lesson. Rachel would come to our house every week (so convenient!) to showcase her vocal skills and pass along the knowledge to our daughter. She was always on time, professional, and, most importantly, helped educate and grow our daughter’s singing skills tremendously. Rachel has a unique blend of vocal artistry, understanding of the science behind the art (very rare trait), and ability to transfer that knowledge to her clients. We were so bummed when Rachel moved further away and could no longer do in-person lessons. Thankfully, we tried online virtual lessons via Zoom and it was perfect! I should note that this was way, way before the pandemic so it shows Rachel’s versatility with technology and her ability to teach clients online. I can’t say enough wonderful things about Rachel. She always has your best interest at heart and teaches to ensure long term sustainable vocal growth. We love Rachel and if you try her out, I know you will too.

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Cara Isadora M.

65 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Italian, French, German, Latin, Hebrew, Czech
  • Teaching since 2001
  • B.A.A.S. from Lamar University
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Cara Isadora M.

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I have years of knowledge about vocal pedagogy. I have acted, sung, and taught for many years, performing since the age 5. Let’s have fun

About Cara Isadora

Hi there! My name is Cara. I am an award winning vocalist and experienced performer who loves to teach singing. My goal is to demystify vocal technique for students and help them “find their voice" pretty quickly with patience and care in a safe and friendly environment. In a relaxed, positive, and

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Chris
Cara has been a fantastic voice instructor. I started out as a complete newbie with no formal singing experience. After a couple of months working with Cara, I have improved dramatically. I would recommend her highly if you are looking to find your voice or improve your singing.
Cara
This is Cara. I’m responding to the two negative reviews. One student simply did not understand the dangers of singing falsetto ALL the time. I do teach falsetto. I actually even send videos out with particular exercises with falsetto attachment. As the one reviewer mentioned, they had a personal grudge against me and apologized. The other student, didn’t understand that I don’t teach beginners falsetto right away before basic technique is established. Thank you for the positive reviews! Unfortunately, I cannot respond to these comments directly.
Estevan
I wrote the review below because I was mad at her for personal reasons... Shes actually a great teacher. Sorry Cara
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Paige P.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish, French, German, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
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Paige P.

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I teach the voice as a functional tool to be used for self expression and communication with others. If you've ever struggled with projection or vocal fatigue, developing the voice is for you. I believe the voice is best developed through singing, as it works the voice in a way no other medium can.

Whether you are preparing for a presentation, learning lines for a play, or trying to maintain vocal health for everyday speaking tasks, you have a place in my studio.

About Paige

I'm so happy to meet you! My name is Paige, a California transplant from Texas by way of Tennessee. I've taught since 2007 and enjoy teaching singers of all ages and experience levels. I have a Bachelors in Music Education with a K-12 certification in Vocal Education, as well as a Masters in Pe

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Dana
I leave every lesson with some new tidbit as well as confidence that I've learned more about my voice and the song I'm learning.
Olesia
Good knowledge and good exercises! Paige has great experience and ability to connect!
Srinika
Paige is awesome! She helped me find my range and use my voice without straining. I highly recommend Paige Patrick whether you are a professional singer, trying out for a school audition, or just want to feel much more confident in kareoke

Glenda J.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $23
  • Speaks French, English
  • ,Music Education, French, Drama from Wayne State University
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 55; Female: 5 to 75
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Glenda J.

35 Reviews
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Online Speaking Voice Teacher

Voice for public speaking, contests, accent reduction, etc.

About Glenda

After studying at Cass Tech High School and Wayne State University in MI, I have enjoyed teaching privately, in groups, and at churches, I have performed vocally and instrumentally throughout the US and in 8 foreign countries, and taught at public, charter, and private schools. It is important to

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Danyelle
Ms. Glenda is very inspiring, patient, and kind with her teaching style. She is committed to musical excellence. So glad I found her.
Jennifer
Braylon
Ms. Glenda is amazing. Really knows her stuff:

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Average Cost of Speaking Voice Lessons in Washington, DC

The average cost of 60-minute speaking voice lessons in Washington is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $125 per hour.
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"Vandi is incredible! Her approach resonated greatly with me by first teaching the mechanics behind speech and then walking me through exercises that enhance speech.
She is friendly, affable, and listens. I absolutely recommend her!"
Ilene
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Vandi E.
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"For all my life I have been extremely soft-spoken and have been constantly reminded to speak up in social situations. This has negatively impacted my self confidence and fed into a cycle that made me even quieter and more reserved. I tried to self-treat by browsing through countless YouTube videos and hundreds of Reddit pages but found that my practice at home did not translate into me being a louder speaker in public. Finally I decided I had nothing to lose and everything to gain from seeing a trained professional. That's when I met Fawn. She immediately dissected my problem into aspects I could tackle individually. She dispelled some previously crippling fears and notions that held me back but I could never manage to express with anyone. She gave me breathing and projection exercises and the immediate feedback that I definitely needed. She even diagnosed a specific lisp that I would never have thought possible to change. We eventually got rid of it and the confidence I have gained in my speech is overwhelming. I came in quiet and seeking answers. I left confident, with a sense of direction, and a new mentor and friend. Fawn is effective, charming, and hilarious. I would recommend her to anyone who is seeking answers and needs a coach for improvement, no matter the area."
Bertrand
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Fawn A.
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"Karmyn is great. She really tries to focus on my issues and guides me through my voice exercises. She is patient and kind too, which is perfect for an instructor."
Karen
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Karmyn T.
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"Great result on day 1 with technique to improve the quality of my speaking voice."
Howard
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Holly T.
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"Jennifer has been my consultant for any dialect or speech concern, that i come across in my acting. Due to her training, I was consistently cast throughout my college career, at Radford University School of Dance & Theatre. I now take lessons privately, in preparation for The Southeastern Theatre Conference in March."
Brandon
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Jennifer J.
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"Gabriel is an excellent instructor. He is knowledgable, experienced, thoughtful, patient and engaging. I highly recommend Gabriel to anyone considering a class of his on Taking Lessons. Thanks Gabriel!"
David
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Gabriel W.
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"Kelsey is great at pointing out where I do well, as well as areas for improvement. I look forward to my next lesson!"
Terri
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Jennifer is a thoughtful and insightful instructor.
Although this has been only my 3rd lesson I believe she has helped immensely in a. making me aware of the entire sensory experience of vocalization and b. create teaching experiences that addresses my own ability to improve! She is Excellent!"
Ashok
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Jennifer J.
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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."
Joseph
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Cyndi E.
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"A bundle of knowledge and energy! Fantastic teaching skills and Im looking forward to our next lesson and to learning with Kim!

Shannon Olsen"
Shannon
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Kim C.
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