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Cathryn K.

23 Reviews
Peoria, IL
Starting at $50
  • Speaks
  • Vocal Performance from Northeastern Illinois University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Cathryn K.

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I use vocalizes to teach change in the voice and also different types of music to attain a better sound. I try to make it as physical as possible since so much of the effort depends on the brain. I want to help each student achieve their goal. Together we can get to that sound which is uniquely you.

About Cathryn

Hello! My name is Cathy and I have been teaching voice (singing) for over 30 years. But don't let that fool you into thinking I'm a stogy old girl who doesn't have a pulse on contemporary music. I teach pop, country, broadway, folk, whatever it is your interested in. I do teach with vocal exerci

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Andrew S.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks spanish, English
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Master's in Jazz Arranging/Composition from University of North Texas
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Andrew S.

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Education/Experience: Guitarist/ Singer/Composer/Arranger/Music Producer, Andy S., is an experienced, well-versed musician in many disciplines of music. He has a Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz studies from the prestigious University of North Texas and Masters in Jazz Arranging/Composition from

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Justin S.
Patient and knowledgeable. Made me feel immediately at ease and was a pleasure to work with. Would recommend to anybody that wants to improve their singing.
Sydney H.
Andrew has been a wonderful teacher. Funny and patient.
Mike
Excellent knowledge, presentation and communication. He taught at the right level for me. He's a great teacher.
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Ashley S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from University of Florida
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Ashley S.

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Hi there! I'm Ashley, a professional opera singer from Tampa, FL. I have taught students of all ages in various genres while pursuing both my Bachelor's and Master of Music degrees in Vocal Performance. As an active performer, I am making my Carnegie Hall debut in February of 2021 as a winner of the University of Miami Frost Artist Launch competition. Your voice is important and deserves to be heard. Find your voice and release some endorphins with me this summer!

About Ashley

I'm a professional opera singer from Tampa, Florida. I earned a Bachelor of Music from the University of Florida and a Master of Music from the University of Miami Frost School of Music, where I studied vocal performance. While pursuing my education, I taught private voice lessons to students of all

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Larry P.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $21
  • Speaks
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Larry P.

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If there is a particular author or work that you wish to work on, we can of course accommodate. For a class representative of World Literature, a nominal lesson plan might include Poe's "The Raven" and "The Tell Tale Heart" (American Lit), Shakespeare (one play and one sonnet, for English Lit), Shikibu's "The Tale of Genji" (Japanese), and Cervantes' "Don Quixote". We will look at excerpts from these books and discuss what sets them apart from their contemporaries.

About Larry

***My Takelessons Blog Posts:*** http://takelessons.com/blog/acting-in-famous-Shakespeare-plays http://takelessons.com/blog/how-to-have-stage-presence My name is Larry, and I was born and raised in Chicago and now call the Phoenix, AZ metro area home. I have two Master's Degrees in Education

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I am having a lot of fun with this class and never fail to learn something important from Larry each time we meet.
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I am challenged every week in a very understandable and helpful way. The program continues to flow nicely from one session to another.
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Anja W.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Anja W.

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“I’m a professional guitarist with a dynamic sound. In addition to guitar, I play ukulele. I navigate diverse styles of music with ease, including jazz, rock, blues, soul, pop, latin, and more. I have also studied different methods and approaches to music education. These include but are not limited to the Kodály Method, the Orff-Schulwerk approach, Dalcroze Eurhythmics, and Gordon Music Learning Theory. With a blend of these methods, I provide a unique and personalized experience for each ukulele student based on their needs, strengths, and goals.”

When you take lessons with me, you will:
Take lessons catered to YOU
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LEARN from an instructor with top-notch performance credentials AND formal pedagogical training!

About Anja

About me: Based in LA, I'm a professional musician with a dynamic sound. I balance work as a professional instrumentalist, solo artist, and teacher. I can teach you whatever you'd like to learn on your instrument! Jazz, rock, blues, soul, pop, latin, and more. About my teaching background: I'v

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Jim
My name is Jim Sheets from Pittsburgh Pa. I have been taking lessons with Anja for the past 4 years. Being a senior citizen and with a lot of bad starts with teachers, i finally found a great teacher in Anja wade I was ready to give up with guitar all together when I decided to try one more time. Anja is very patient with me and she is a great listener. Anja has a gift in teaching and she had brought me further than any other teacher . I am now learning the songs I love for the last 50 years thanks to my teacher Anja Wade . If you are stuck in a rut with no directions to go . Anja is the right choice for you Let Anja custom tailor a lesson plan for built with you in mind . Even if you have failed,and people have told you you can’t play .Anja will open many new doors for you in the songs you you want to learn . I highly recommend Anja wade as the teacher for you . Your on your way to a new beginning in the music world , and Anja will be with you each step of the way sincerely Jim Sheets
Shri B.
Anja is a great instructor to take lessons from. She is knowledgeable and you will get to learn different techniques and basics which will open multiple doors for creative music.
Nyah L.
Anja is a wonderfully responsive teacher. Nyah’s perfect match! When a teen describes a lesson as “fun” then know you found the right instructor.
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Andy G.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks
  • Awarded Fall 2020 Outstanding Resident Award from Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Andy G.

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Andy Gonzalez is a multi-instrumentalist, recording artist, music teacher from Mesa, Arizona. Gonzalez holds a bachelors degree in Music Learning and Teaching from Arizona State University. Gonzalez is the Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College Fall 2020 recipient of the prestigious Outstanding Resident Achievement Award presented by Teachers College Dean Dr. Carole Basile.

in addition to private lessons, Mr. Gonzalez currently teaches k-6 general music in the Gilbert Public Schools district.

About Andy

I have been teaching several instruments including guitar, ukulele, bass, tuba, trumpet, and trombone to hundreds of students of every age and ability since 2013. In addition to lessons, I am a certified k-6 general music teacher in the Gilbert Public Schools district. Many past guitar students o

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Chandra
We would highly recommend Andy! My daughter took lessons from him for about 5 years. He is incredibly patient and knowledgeable.

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"Alexandra is excellent! She is a true professional with a real passion for teaching. I began seeing Alexandra for vocal lessons a few months ago and I have learned so much more then just the basics of speech.

She not only gave me a solid foundation to build upon, but also provided me with a deep understanding about how powerful and personal voice work really is. Together we have worked on both the inner and outer aspects of my voice. After only a short time, I have seen a huge improvement in my vocal projection, breathing, presence and confidence.

She has a wealth of knowledge which has continued to give me new insights every lesson. If it isn't obvious- I highly recommend Alexandra."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Gabriel is an amazing coach. He takes the time to explain in detail how to discover a character in an easy to understand way. As a beginner he has really helped me learn to break down a script and understand what is going on. He teaches you how to set yourself apart from the crowd in an audition. I highly recommend Gabriel to anyone seeking to better their craft or begin acting!"
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Took Acting lessons from Gabriel
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Troy is affable and attentive."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Troy W.
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"Danielle is the most professional instructor I have worked with in a long time. Going way beyond musical instruction, of which she is a master. She also listened carefully to my needs and custom develops her approach so I could meet my goal. I am an aspiring public speaker and minister in training and she helped me prepare for my Inaugural Sermon. We did warm ups, opened up my vocal range, determined what my rage was. Improved my breathing techniques and gave me plenty to do on my own, not holding back on what it will take to be successful. She even helped me edit my sermons to meet my time requirements once I had gotten hold of her techniques. Danielle maximizes your time to your advantage and is an Awesome Instructor that I would highly recommend!"
Daniel
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Danielle J.
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"Jordan is amazing! She is one of the greatest teachers I've ever had teach my daughter. She challenged her in healthy ways and always arrived with a positive attitude. I would highly recommend her to anyone."
Kelly
Took Choreography lessons from Jordan W.
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"Kay made me feel very comfortable and I really enjoyed my first class. She's a great instructor; I'm really looking forward to my future lessons."
Janna
Took Contemporary Dance lessons from Kay
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"Randy is very knowledgeable and patient, as I am a beginner in acting, is teaching me step by step"
Debbie
Took Acting lessons from Randy S.
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"My daughter completed her first ballet lesson with Stephanie this week and we are so happy we chose her. She was on time, patient and made learning the different positions fun. We're looking forward to our weekly lessons and can't wait to see our daughters love for dance develop even more."
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Took Ballet lessons from Stephanie M.
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"What an amazing coach and all around person!! Kathryn has helped me build confidence in myself as well as build my technique as an actress. I am beyond grateful for her knowledge, patience and kindness. I highly recommend her expertise."
Kayla Moore
Took Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
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"James made my son feel very comfortable for his first session!"
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Took Improv Acting lessons from James W.
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