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Julia L.

33 Reviews
Normal, IL
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Chinese, Mandarin, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Julia L.

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When I teach, I strive to help students learn the most efficient practice methods and to develop a healthy attitude towards learning music. Your progression on the instrument is what will take you to the next step. Either playing solo and chamber and orchestra have the same core values: beautiful tone production, fine intonation, pure rhythm, expressive playing, knowledge of musical styles, acute listening, excellent ensemble skills. If you study with me, I will help you master these concepts and techniques at your own pace and help you find your own musical voice through playing the viola/piano.
I look forward to working with each of you :)

About Julia

I have been playing the piano for 24 years and the viola for 17 years, and have been classically trained in both. Since I was 18th I have participated in many well-known music festivals and masterclasses, and have performed in Taiwan, China, Singapore, Germany, Canada, the Czech Republic, Austria, K

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Christian C.

31 Reviews
Bloomington, IL
Starting at $16
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 18 to 60
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Christian C.

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For theater students or new acting students that are looking to build experience and confidence in front of the camera. Take on acting scenes from film and break them down so that you can ultimately live realistically in the given circumstances. If you are preparing for an upcoming audition, please bring that in and let's solidify the scene and let's work on getting you that job!

About Christian

I am currently working on my Theatre Education Degree (K-12) from Illinois State University. I have successfully attained 3 comprehensive background checks for my teaching observation hours and soon will be student teaching in the Spring of 2022. I was a working actor in Chicago from 2003-2019 and h

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Michele
Christian is absolutely phenomenal. I am making great progress and leaning so much with his guidance.
Michele
Continues to be amazing at every lesson!
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Pam I.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Science - Music Perfirmance from University of South Florida
  • Teaching since 1994
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Pam I.

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I teach beginning and intermediate students on harp. I have been teaching and performing on harp for 15 years. I use the Suzuki Harp Method and Play the Harp Beautifully as my standard textbooks.

About Pam

*** Specialties *** I have been a music teacher since 1995. I have taught flute, harp and piano privately and for music stores. I have also been a classroom teacher for fifteen years. For flute, I use the Flute 101/102/103 books and supplement with various solo pieces. I am available to help a

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Veronica E.
I have completed my third lesson with Pam so the experience has been great. I love her personality. She is very bubbly, sweet, and patient. She is knowledgeable about the harp and it’s history. I like how she corrects me in a positive way. I am enjoying my lessons with her.
Tamara
We had a little technical trouble getting started, but overall it was a good first lesson. Excited for next time!
Darlene D.
Outstanding, extremely helpful. Looking forward to our next lesson.
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Elisa B.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Finnish, English
  • Violin teacher's certificate from Sibelius Academy, Helsinki, Finland
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Elisa B.

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Correct play position, reading viola clef, scales, etudes, solo pieces, shifting, vibrato. Possibility to play in a student string orchestra!

About Elisa

Violin Teacher's Certificate - Sibelius Academy, Finland Suzuki Teacher Training - Marylhurst University, OR Classical and Suzuki options - starting Suzuki students as early as 3 yrs old. Teaching Suzuki Books 1-11. Beginners, intermediate and advanced levels I am using classical method books

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Jeffery M.
Elisa is very nice and understanding. And I cant wait to do my next recital! Happy Thanksgiving everyone!
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Glenn H.
Elisa is wonderful!!!! My son is very happy and is looking forward keep learning how to play the violin. Elisa is patient and professional.
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Candid L. B.

84 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks Spanish, Portuguese, English
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Candid L. B.

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In English, Español ou Português! The composition classes are a very fun and practical way to learn and create your songs, as well being inspired by other tunes! Can be based on playing by ear or reading sheet music and chords. Also, can includes some trainings on technique, creativity and composition, to start putting your ideas together to create your own songs or creating your own arrangement for composers you like!

* Classes in studio in NYC too. Please ask for it by message!

Practicing rhythms, melodies, harmonies, chords, you will develop your musicality and apply everything in your chosen repertoire. Using apps, videos, tracks, you will have amazing material to follow along, watch references and read your special instructions. Choose to add music theory and harmony, songwriting to your program if you wish. Special projects in seasons cycles will happen to motivate your study and give you opportunities to show your progress. Working with coaching plan makes your ...

About Candid L.

International Musician, Expert and Scholar in Music Education, with modern methodologies to teach music (performance, creation, well-being) - in person in New York and ONLINE! TOP artistic training and experience, in high-quality studios in Times Square area, top equipment in class or ONLINE, c

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Stephen F.
9 years old, lesson in Spanish, she's just so happy and excited to continue. Thank you!
Tony E.
Candida is a great teacher. My niece living in Honduras enjoys and looks forward to every class.

Katherine has gained much confidence thru Candid
Alex Nicole Marcelo
My first lesson with Candida was exactly what I needed. She is warm and encouraging and has opened up my world to have fun learning.
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Carl H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Voice Scholarship Competition from Westminster Choir College of Rider University
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Carl H.

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Hello! I would love to help you grow as an artist and reach your fullest potential. I am a Voice Teacher and Acting Coach with nearly 10 years of experience.

As your voice teacher I tailor your lessons to meet your needs. I will guide you through the proper way to warm up your body, breath and voice. We will focus on technique to improve your breath support, stamina and range. I will provide you with tips and tricks to sing in any style while still staying true to your natural voice.

Even the greatest singers don’t sound their best if they are singing the wrong songs. After getting to know you and your voice I will make repertoire suggestions that challenge you and let you SHINE!

Singing is so much more than sounding good...singing is storytelling! I will be your guide in discovering the meaning behind every word and note and help you to convey the story to your audience.

About Carl

I am an Actor, Singer and Dancer with over 10 years of professional experience and proud member of Actors’ Equity. Growing up in the Midwest I was immersed in music and theatre at a very young age. I was lucky enough to perform with amazing institutions such as: The Metropolitan Boys Choir, The

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Ana V.
Carl is the best voice teacher. My 12 year old daughter has improved her voice tremendously since day one. Lessons are fun and very efficient. Thank you Carl!
Lorin
Carl is one of the best voice teachers I’ve had. He is always so prepared and encouraging! When I have a problem, he thinks of solutions and adjustments until I nail it. I’ve only been studying with him for a short while, but I’ve already grown so much. Thanks Carl<3
Delaney D.
Carl was amazing! My daughter felt comfortable and is excited to continue and grow as his student!

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"My daughter really enjoys Adam's energy, integrity and no fluff attitude. His advice and coaching are spot on and in a few sessions, she has really opened up to what needs to be worked on and where her strengths are."
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Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"She seemed to really care about this subject which makes the kids care!"
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Took Choir lessons from Bethany R.
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"Definitely chose David, he is a very nice guy and he is very good at acting. This was my first acting lesson and I felt really comfortable, he made me laugh."
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Took Child Acting lessons from David T.
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"Excellent first session with Molly. She gave me great tips from the first lesson about to improve my voice."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Molly M.
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"Daniil's professional experience in NYC makes him an invaluable resource, especially with all the stuff you don't learn in school. Daniil sat down with me and walked me through all the websites to check, he's given me advice on cover letters and responding to inquiries, and he goes out of his way to share audition notices and other opportunities he thinks might help me. Plus, he's talked me through issues with insight, kindness, logic and wisdom. I am lucky to know him."
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