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Andrea T.

12 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students Male: 20 to 80; Female: 15 to 80
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Andrea T.

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I can provide you with an individual coaching session for your health needs or lessons on how to improve your health one step at a time. Subjects include:
How to eat for your age, goals, diagnoses, and genetics.
How to supplement properly: basics and advanced knowledge
How to live vibrantly with chronic pain or conditions
How to lose weight without dieting
How to detox yourself and your home safely
The proper amount of exercise for your body type and needs
Sleep Hygiene
Different ways to relax
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Ways to destress while trying to get healthy using HeartMath and other techniques.

About Andrea

Hi Friends, I am Andrea, a mother, a grandmother, a yoga teacher, a HearthMath Certified Trainer, and Trauma-Certified Clinical Coach, a certified integrative medicine health coach, and a chef. I was a TV news reporter in the 80s. As I covered more environmental disasters, I became concerned about

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Nancy S.
I highly recommend Andrea Trank’s cooking lessons. Andrea helped me customize a plan for our lesson and sent me personalized instructions for what to buy and how to best prepare for the session. The session was easy to follow, and I learned a lot. Afterwards, Andrea sent me a video of our session and recipes we had made. She was a pleasure to work with. It was a great experience and I’ll be back!
Angela T.
Great cooking instructor! Very passionate about healthy cooking and really good with step by step directions. Answered all of my questions while also giving quick on the fly options if something didn't come together just right. All the food was easy to make and very very good. I would recommend her to any who is looking for healthy options that are super versatile.
Maria H.
Andrea is wonderful! She made cooking easy and fun. I'm not great with using healthy ingredients, but Andrea made it a piece of cake (actually a piece of delicious banana bread!). The meals are so tasty and my confidence in eating better makes me excited to make the next meal. I highly recommend working with Andrea!
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Brenda B.

41 Reviews
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  • Speaks Italian, English, German
  • Awarded Department Performance Award from William Paterson University
  • BM Music Education from William Paterson University
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Brenda B.

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Learn the basics of bel canto technique and heart-based singing or improve upon your foundation through vocalizes, various technical exercises and building your repertoire. With this foundation, you can branch into any style of classical singing or crossover into musical theatre, pop, rock, or country. Whatever your singing goals are, together we can accomplish them and give you the tools to succeed!

About Brenda

***BB Studio is extending its online lesson hours to meet you where you are! Starting a new musical hobby and practicing wellness or receiving life or organization coaching is a great way to combat boredom, regain control of your life and stimulate the brain!*** Hello, my name is Brenda! It is ni

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Layne
Brenda is so nice and easy to talk to. She has a lot of knowledge to share! She focuses a lot on technique, which can be overwhelming for newbies.
Cecily
Brenda is fantastic!!
Chris H.
Really takes her time to make sure you understand what you’re learning. Very kind and very nice. A must have for lessons. Thank you Brenda.
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Gabbi C.

33 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
  • Awarded Artist of the Month - May 2019 & September 2014 from The Deli Magazine
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Gabbi C.

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I've been teaching voice for eight years and my students have gone on to study at CalArts, La Guardia, The New School, and more. I encourage students to bring in songs they've written themselves! I specialize in Jazz, Pop/Contemporary, Broadway and Choral styles, and have the following tools available: microphones, keyboard, Logic Pro, Spotify premium for karaoke backing tracks, sheet music.

About Gabbi

I am a professional vocalist and composer, with a BFA and BMus in Jazz Performance, and over 12 years of performance and recording experience internationally, including appearances at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center with NY's premiere a cappella ensemble Khorikos, and the Knitting Factory with Broo

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Jade
Gabbi was great, looking forward to the next lesson.
Arlo
Gabbi has been great with my 8-year-old, really good at keeping him engaged and excited about learning.
Georgina
I made the switch from in-studio to online piano lessons with Gabbi and couldn’t be more impressed with how seamless the transition has been. She has been helping me learn the fundamentals of technique and theory and is very good at creating a challenging yet supportive learning environment. She’s also good at helping me to choose pieces to learn that are within my abilities but still enjoyable to play. My playing has improved a ton in just a few lessons thanks to her guidance. Highly recommend!
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Camelia K.

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  • Speaks French, English, Romanian
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • BA History from University of Bucharest
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Camelia K.

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History is the story about our parents, grandparents, grand-grandparents, and so on. Is about how did they live, how did they die and what did they accomplish.

History is about where they built their houses, how did they get along with their neighbors, the mistakes they made and how they fixed it, and all other little things that make a life.

About Camelia

***Special for the COVID-19*** To help students that have registered for AP World History I created a website where I post Quizzes every day. You can find it at quizdotpapermarksdotcom or by contact me so I can send you the link. I am a certified history teacher, a writer and a bookseller.

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Hunter L.
My 15-year-old just had his first lesson with Camelia. He needed help with his AP World DBQ essay. He said Camelia was extremely helpful. She has done more in one hour than his teacher in the past 2 months!
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Layla H.
My daughter is happy and satisfied , looking forward to have next lesson .... teacher isvery nice and my daughter was comfortable with her ! Hope it will work in the future too 😀
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Larianne T.

6 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Larianne T.

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I have been crocheting since I was 5, so I have over 20 years of experience. I love to crochet, and I can teach you how to make some of my most popular designs. I can also help with social media management for your crochet business, along with giving tips & tricks to make sales on Etsy and in person at craft shows.

About Larianne

Hi! I'm Larianne! I'm a wedding & portraits photographer and crochet addict :) Both my love for crochet and photographer started when I was a child. Now I am a wife and mother of two, and I have a photography business and a crochet business. I would love to help you get started, or help you get even

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Maria
Larianne is a Great teacher and has a lot of patience.
I’ve been trying to learn how to crochet on my own and I wasn’t getting no where, so I got in contact with Larianne and she meet me at Barnes and Nobles for a crochet class. She showed me different crochet patterns and different crochet hooks. She showed me how to crochet. Thanks to her I can make different crochet items.
Larianne was very helpful and I can’t wait to see her again to see what else she can teach me.
Agnes
Larianne is a fantastic teacher. She started teaching me back in 2017, and because of her, I have my Etsy job. I make baby blankets, infinity scarfs and kids Hood Hats. My client loves the result. I had the chance to participate in many of her craft shows, and the experience was terrific. Her passion for crochet became an inspiration to me. Now I love to crochet and do many things for my daughter and me. Right now, I am working on a full-size blanket, and Larianne is helping me getting the pattern right. I wish I can show pictures. Thank you very much, Larianne.
Elise
I have purchased several crocheted items from Larianne for my family and fell in love with her vlog snippets on Instagram so when she mentioned that she’d be offering lessons, I didn’t hesitate to sign up! As a teacher, she has been incredibly patient and very supportive. In just a few lessons I was able to start a scarf for my sister’s baby girl. Thank you so much Larianne for sharing your gift with us. I’ve told all my friends that they need to sign up! :)
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Nate C.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nate C.

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There is a big difference between singing for a live event and singing for recordings. I focus specifically on the 10 attributes that will help you have the most success in the studio. This is a great addition to other, more formal, voice training programs, as it does not consist of traditional techniques. Rather, the focus is specifically on delivering the most effective and sonically captivating moments behind the mic. As a music producer and singer, I understand both sides of the recording process and will help you level up your voice!

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I am a professional music producer, singer and songwriter based in Nashville, TN. I have been producing music professionally since 2013 and have been fortunate to work with many major and independent artists and songwriters over the years. Most notably I have worked on projects with: For King & Co

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"I had a wonderful time in my first lesson. Erin was extremely knowledgeable and also very friendly. She was able to turn her camera around so that I could see what she was doing really clearly, and she explained things in a way that was easy for me to understand. She was very patient with me, as I'm a slow knitter, and was able to tell when I made mistakes and helped me correct them. I would absolutely recommend Erin to anyone looking to get started, wanting to learn more complicated projects, and/or needing help with specific questions."
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"Great teacher! My 8 year old is learning the essentials of chess and we are pleased with her progress."
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"Dawn is a great teacher. She is very clear and was patient with me at the beginning. I highly recommend her."
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Took Embroidery lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Knowledgeable and explains things well. I would definitely take lessons from her again. Thank you!!"
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Took Embroidery lessons from Lily Q.
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"This is my 2nd review now for Atousa - which alone says all good about her. I've had 5 lessons with her, and Atousa is AMAZING! She has just about the PERFECT COMBINATION of Method and Expertise. Patience - yep, she has that. Encouraging - yep, check that box too. She is not a time stickler; she will go up and beyond to help you learn your stuff! The ONLY challenge I ever have is with the technology with SKYPE - and that is decidedly NOT on Atousa. If there is a quality on desires, seeks in Tutor/Teacher - I dare say Atousa possesses it and manifests it in ABUNDANCE! I can't Recommend Atousa enough. If you want to get good at Chess - Atousa is a BRILLIANT mind and EXCEPTIONAL teacher! You won't be sorry! :) :) :)"
Jason
Took Chess lessons from Atousa P.
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"firendly, great with kids"
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Took Origami lessons from Kat M.
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"Dawn is the best! She has a lifetime of knowledge, so every lesson is jam packed with learning."
denise
Took Sewing lessons from Dawn Z.
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"Renee is a fantastic teacher! She is great at what she does and I’m so thankful she was able to teach me. I have two little kids and just grateful about how understanding she was on some of the projects I’m working on. Im impressed with her background in fashion and so excited to put what I learned into practice!"
Heather
Took Sewing lessons from Renee D.
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"Betty was fantastic. She was very knowledgable and a great teacher. I would highly recommend Betty for all ages and levels."
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Took Chess lessons from Danial A.
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