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Joseph B.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Bachelor and Master Of Music Degrees from The Juilliard School
  • Teaching since 1990
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Joseph B.

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Sharing the words and wisdom of Irving Crane...

I have played billiards and devised inventions as well as new games over the many years. My mentor in the game and the art of pocket billiards was Irving Crane. Teaching the finer principles of the game and the psychology of performance at the billiard table is a legacy I would like to pass on in my life. So, here I am.

If you would like to learn how not to stress out over the last ball, how to breath properly, align your shot, aim, follow through and visualize the entirety of the shot- that is a good foundation. How to plan and treat the game as a chess board, think through many shots in advance and choose the right path as it changes... these are good building blocks. if you would like your blood pressure to go down while your opponent's goes up, its a good topper.

Most importantly, billiards is a game of the mind first and foremost. We play against ourselves before we play the opponent. Knowing your own process of ...

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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Emily F.

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Starting at $10
  • Speaks ASL, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Outstanding Woodwind from Mountain Vista High School
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Emily F.

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I have been crocheting since I was a kid and I can teach beginners how to do basic stiches and read templates!

About Emily

Emily F. is available for online lessons worldwide! Emily has been playing Bass for over 4 years, flute for 7, oboe for 4, and has been crocheting since she was a child. Emily teaches people who are newer to the art in which they wish to pursue. Although trained in standard teaching methods, Emi

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My daughter loved her recorder lesson so much.

Lawrence B.

26 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2000
  • MS from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Lawrence B.

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I teach beginners, intermediate, and advanced players.

Advance players are those who play in tournaments and have a USCF (United States Chess Federation) rating between 1000-1799.

For advance players I offer a special package which includes a longer session, PGN (Portable Games Notation) of master level games and access to a chess Share drive.

About Lawrence

I have worked independently as a chess teacher for over 14 years. I play in National tournaments and I have an online chess profile. I have worked with two of the largest chess instruction companies in the U.S., Silver Knights and Chess Wizards. My primary focus is with students who play in t

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Rachel L.
Lawrence is fantastic! Patient with me (a beginner!) and he makes it fun. Thanks!!
Dominique K.
Great instructor! Very knowledgeable and patient. He expands on any question you might have so you walk away from the lesson with a true understanding of the exercises.
Andre K.
Great Instructor, very knowledgeable, very positive experience as my chess teacher, extremely patient.

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Jackie O.

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  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Jackie O.

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I have been crocheting for nearly 20 years I find crochet to be fun and relaxing and I love pushing myself to create new things. I would love to teach you a new skill to assist in developing your creativity!
I offer beginner lessons from age 8 to adult. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs of the student.
You will be reading patterns and creating your own designs in no time!

About Jackie

Do you look around and think I would love to make that? Well now you can with a little bit of my help! This is my first experience formally teaching. I have been teaching friends and family for quite some time and now would like to bring this wonderful craft to you! I have been crocheting for

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Bella B.
My daughter is a beginner in crocheting and really enjoyed her classes with Jackie
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Mike C.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Mike C.

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I have been playing games my entire life. I have spent years playing competitive shooters from Halo to CS:GO to Call of Duty and more. I have even gone as far as to attend the Savannah College of Art and Design where I would receive my BFA in Interactive Development and Game Design. After graduating I started work at Epic Games where I worked on Fortnite seasons 12,13,14,15, and 16. Not only do I play games, but I have a fundamental understanding of how they work. I love sharing my passion for video games with the next generation of gamers and I hope that while you learn you have a fun time.

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Hey! My name is Mike. I am a game designer and avid player of many many games. I have taught classes on how to 3D model in Maya and in Unreal Engine. On top of all that I also have worked at Epic Games where I was able to work on Seasons 12-16 of Fortnite. I have a passion for making and playing ga

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Tarek O.

17 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Tarek O.

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I will teach you how to design and build your own video games using Unity and Unreal Game engine.
The lessons are project based and I will also help you publish your own game on Steam marketplace.

I have been active in the gaming industry for the past 5 years. I own Senet Studio. A game development studio that builds video games for pc and smart phones. I also built 4 of the most popular escape rooms in New York City.

About Tarek

Tech Educator and Parkour Coach. For the past 10 years I gave lessons to groups and individuals in 6 countries for all ages starting from 8 years old. Most recently, I have built and helped design 8 of the most popular high tech escape rooms in New York City. In the past, I have provided IoT

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Lonnie
Tarek is an exceptional and attentive teacher with an extraordinary talent to intelligently and thoughtfully tailor lessons to the unique learning style of each of his students. His lessons are fully engaging, interactive, fun and, most importantly, extremely effective. He is one of the best instructors I have ever encountered.
Gregg
I've been working with Tarek over the course of 5 WordPress lessons and I've learned a ton! Our website, 7000wows.com, is looking great. Most importantly, Tarek embodies all of the traits of a wonderful teacher: he is patient, knowledgeable and he adapts each lesson to my skill level. Plus, he has a great sense of humor!
Dana *.
This was my first Session with Tarek! He is really good at what he is doing! Passionate teacher that won't let you go before he does everything he can to help

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"Great chess instructor. My daughter just turned 5. Instructor is firm yet relaxed with her. She enjoys her chess lessons very much."
Dee
Took Chess lessons from Joshua F.
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"Josh is very professional and serious about teaching chess. He teaches my 9 year old daughter and she is learning fast. I asked him to make sure my daughter states the rules before each move and he does a great job at that. He is very nice and we feel very comfortable with him. He doesn't joke around or waste time. I like that especially when dealing with kids. We will continue our classes with him. My daughter will take a few mins to get started and he starts the time when she's ready."
Calista
Took Chess lessons from Joshua F.
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"Rhiannon is a really great instructor. She's patient and knowledgeable. I took a slip stitch knitting class with her and it was a lot of fun. I highly recommend Rhiannon for any crafting classes she's offering; you'll learn a lot!"
Kate
Took Knitting lessons from Rhiannon P.
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"Dipankar is very professional and kids like attending his classes."
Smitha
Took Chess lessons from Dipankar G.
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"Sarah is an amazing hula hoop instructor! I’ve attended a few classes with her and have learned a variety of techniques. Plus the lessons are fun and Sarah does a great job of making sure to accommodate all levels!"
Lela
Took Hula Hoop lessons from Sarah D.
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"Our daughter just started her first chess lesson with Kyle. He was friendly, patient and encouraging. Looking forward to learning more about the game this summer!"
Angie
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"Sonya is super patient and was willing to re-demonstrate for this very nervous student. Looking forward to future sessions."
Denise
Took Quilting lessons from Sonya M.
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"Kyle’s super knowledgeable about chess and a great teacher. Sign up for his lessons now. Do it. Do it now. Do it."
David
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"Erin is so patient, kind, and thoughtful. Highly recommended."
Katie
Took Knitting lessons from Erin R.
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"Mr Kyle is patient and nice. He helps me understand different strategies. He makes it fun to play chess too. It is easy to connect on Lichess.org and complete study homework."
Ellie
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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