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Kelvin L.

141 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Music MA from University of Nottingham
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kelvin L.

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Learn how to make a movie—how to shoot and direct a film and edit your footage with software like Sony Pro and After Effects
Filmmaking lesson introduces the essential concepts and techniques necessary for shooting video with a DSLR camera. Targeted at beginning videographers and anyone interested in shooting better video, this course covers cinematography basics, DSLR pitfalls, important gear, and postproduction workflow. Along the way, discover how to choose lenses, record audio, and make shots more professional.

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects

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Michele K.
Kelvin is a wonderful instructor! He is very patient, personable, and seems very passionate about what he does. I highly recommend Kelvin!
Chris H.
Great guy!! Very intelligent
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Benjamin K.

126 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Benjamin K.

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I have been involved in several productions, and have extensive acting experience. I am able to help my students study their characters, and realize a wide range of acting choices.

About Benjamin

I have extensively studied vocal performance for many years and continue to add to my own technique. I have a Master of Vocal Performance Degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, where I extensively studied the anatomy of the voice. I am th

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Kai L.
Excellent teacher with a strong focus on technique and using your voice properly. I am a beginner so he is very patient and encouraging. He's also personable and nice.
Kyle J.
He is very knowledgeable and is also super nice. He thoroughly explains stuff you’re learning and makes sure you understand it.
Gabriel T.
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Chrissy S.

49 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, Dutch, French
  • Elementary Education from Paedagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg, Germany
  • Teaching since 1998
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Chrissy S.

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About Chrissy

Originally born in Germany, Chrissy developed a passion for music, language and teaching early on. Right out of High School she helped her mother, who was an educator at that time, write and stage-manage a children's Musical which found great response from the audience. During her Music studies in

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Chrissy was incredibly helpful in determining how I learn and then devising a series of lesson plans that help me learn in the easiest and fastest manner. It's been great so far and I expect to make quick progress because of her skills and personality.
Joseph A.
Chrissy is a very competent and understanding teacher. As I wasn’t a typical student for her, she quickly changed her lesson structure and tried to cover content in different musical genres. She was patient with my progress and encouraging. I think I learned quiet a lot of information and hope to continue my lessons hopefully in the near future.

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Connor C.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Irish Gaelic
  • BA in Piano Performance and Music Theory/Composition from Appalachian State University
  • Teaching since 2013
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Connor C.

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Film scoring has been my ultimate passion since I was 9 years old. I have an MFA in film scoring from Columbia College Chicago. I am currently scoring a few films and teaching lessons on the side. I love teaching! I have many scenes to share with students for them to score. I would talk with students about the scene they're scoring, share tips and focus on style, technique, and emotional content of the scene. I have lots of technology experience, so I can help students learn how to actually turn the music in their heads into a physical recording. I specialize in Logic, ProTools ,and DigitalPerformer but can work with students in Garageband as well.

About Connor

I'm a film composer by trade, but I love teaching as well. I love sharing my passion for music with others. I have a BM from Appalachian State University in piano performance and music theory/composition. I also have an MFA in music composition for the screen from Columbia College Chicago. I st

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Jeff
Great teacher and enthused about how I was progressing, I just ran out of free time
Liz Mayer
It was great! Connor got me off to a great start! I am really excited to work on my lessons this week.
Mary Ellen
Great first lesson! Connor was helpful with the basics and we already started with a song! I am excited to be playing already and look forward to more lessons. She is a great listener and instructor! I am sharing my experience with my sister to sign her up for lessons as well!
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Brenda R.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Certified Data Procesing from Certified Career Institute
  • Awarded 1st place award with Mountain Jubilee Chorus from Sweet Adelines International
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Brenda R.

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About Brenda

Versatile singer and voice artist. Studied Broadway, Opera and Pop for 6 years. Sang with entertainment groups in Utah, and was a previous member of Salt Lake City's Mountain Jubilee Chorus. Is also a voice actor, and has voiced various commercial work for radio and television, all types of narrati

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Chase
It was fascinating and quite interesting learning about new aspects to apply and to improve my voice and develop my talent. It was fun and calming working with Brenda taking lessons from her, I definitely plan on taking more advanced lessons from her in the future.
Evan
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!
Stephanie B.
Wonderful teacher. Brenda really knows how to get her students relaxed and ready to sing. Her experience is unlike anything I have seen. My daughter really enjoyed her.
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Jeannie M.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks German, Italian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA - Theatre + Cinematic Arts from Brigham Young University
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Jeannie M.

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Working with me, gives you the experience of both an actor and a director. I see from inside your character and from your audience. I have worked with actors from first-time neophytes to professionals and styles from method to experimental styles of the 60s to improv and back to Shakespeare. I taught theatre in High School and College as well as community classes for children. I have acted and directed for many years.

About Jeannie

I have been in theatre since I was a child. My first love was acting until I was bitten by the directing bug when I realized I could watch my baby be born as the play came to life. To support myself while going through my theatre degrees, I worked with computer and became certified with Microsoft a

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Michael K.
I found Jeannie to be very informative and professional. She brought out things in me I was surprised about. I can't til the next session.

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"Great teacher very knowledgeable."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Joseph M.
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"Was very intuitive with his explanations and directions as well as being very insightful with his guidance. Granted this is my very first experience with an instructor, I have no doubt the that David's ability as among the very best."
Mario
Took Voice Acting lessons from David T.
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"Tony is spectacular! She empowers me each time we work together!"
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Toni K.
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"Jennifer is amazing! I went into my first lesson really nervous, but she assured me everything would be fine, and helped me push through the nerves. She truly wants to know what interests you, and incorporates it. Would recomend 100 %!"
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Took Method Acting lessons from Jennifer V.
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"Awesome overall. Very enthusiastic and extremely helpful to our son. Highly recommended."
Armando
Took Acting lessons from Keith K.
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"The lesson was loads of fun. :) I felt a lot more comfortable with it than I thought I would."
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Took Acting lessons from Hunter S.
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"She was awesome. She made me feel comfortable and welcomed. She was very patience to help me understand."
Renee
Took Film Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Gina is great! My 14 year old daughter loved her. She helped her work on several techniques and scenes in preparation for an audition. I would definitely recommend her for various levels of experience.
She loves the craft and it shows in her teaching. Shes tough but so loving and enthusiastic."
Anaya
Took Acting lessons from Gina B.
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"My experience With Yvett as an instructor. She pull out the best in me.I SAT and watched her pull out the best in every student she taught. She never gives up on what she wants from her student. She is down to earth and real.I gave her a 4 star because I know that she is still striving for perfection to be the best teacher that she can possibly become.She is a winner, She will take you to the top with her."
Deborah
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Yvette R.
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"Nicole is an awesome teacher who displays a tremendous amount of skill. She is really able to connect with the student which is a really important quality for any teacher to have! She also has a lot of patience and goes above and beyond during every lesson. She is a great acting teacher and I feel very lucky to have her teaching my daughter!!"
Mya
Took Acting lessons from Nicole C.
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