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Phil C.

27 Reviews
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Starting at $75
  • Speaks English
  • Awarded Presidential Scholarship from Columbia College Chicago
  • Music Composition and Performance from Columbia College Chicago
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Phil C.

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I teach every student the technical skills and applied theory necessary to work in any contemporary style on guitar. I use the "Be better than you have to be" approach. Want to be the best on a bad day? Be better than your chosen style requires. I studied classical and jazz in order to excel at rock, folk and blues.
You will learn to read music and charts for guitar, as well as movable scale patterns, movable chord forms, and how to apply it all to master the fretboard.
Have you hit a road block? I can help. Are you brand new and want to be sure you understand the instrument completely? I can help.

About Phil

UPDATE: I'M FULLY VACCINATED, BUT STILL FOLLOW COVID-SAFE GUIDELINES. IN-PERSON LESSONS ARE IN FULL SWING. I ALSO DO ONLINE WITH STATE-OF-THE-ART GEAR. MY NEW SPACE IS OPEN IN THE FLAT IRON ARTS BUILDING IN CHICAGO'S POPULAR WICKER PARK NEIGHBORHOOD. I STILL DO ONE DAY IN MY HOME STUDIO

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Norman S.
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Very helpful, knowledgeable, and a good teacher.
Ed B.
Very knowledgeable and put me at ease right from the beginning.
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Laura D.

43 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks French, Italian, German, Romanian, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 to 75
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Laura D.

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Hi, I'm Laura and I believe everyone has a unique and authentic voice that deserves to be uncovered. Whether you have stage aspirations or are simply interested in learning more about singing, voice lessons can be a great way to build confidence and grow in your sense of self. We'll work together to develop a language and tool box that will enable you to reach your fullest potential as a singer.

About Laura

Hi, I’m Laura, and I want to tell you right now, you CAN sing and you SHOULD sing. From birth until death, the voice is our primary vehicle for expression. When you take a voice lesson, you are learning more than just good vocal technique (though that’s important). You’re learning about yourse

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Lessons are so much fun. I learn so much in each lesson, and am so happy with the results. Thanks, Laura.
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Colin S.

95 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Japanese
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Colin S.

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Geometry is about logic and proving to ourselves that certain relationships between points, lines, angles, and polygons are true. These are foundational concepts that are critical to grasp if you would like to pursue higher mathematics. Students who struggle with geometry do so typically because it is a shock to be thrust into a course taught with such rigid and formalized logic. I make it my goal as a geometry tutor to break down this intimidating facade and show students how to approach and absorb geometrical concepts using simple and commonplace examples of every day experiences.

About Colin

Hello there! My name is Colin, and I have seven years of experience tutoring math and science. I am a PhD student in the UC Berkeley-UC San Francisco joint bioengineering program. My strong background in STEM qualifies me to tutor math and science up through lower-division college courses. Aside fro

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Ivy
Clarity, insight and understanding after first lesson. Excellent approach. Off to a great start.
Ritam R.
Colin is very knowledgeable and my son is learning with Colin. He is flexible and adjusted time due to a conflict with my son schedule.
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David D.

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Starting at $45
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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David D.

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"Learn the rules like a pro, then break them as an artist" - Pablo Picasso

Each student’s curriculum is individualized and adaptable to their level and interests. Songs are our greatest tool for teaching music, so students are encouraged to choose songs they love and want to learn. Besides, who wants to learn songs they don’t like?

About David

David is a multi-instrumentalist, music producer, mix engineer, and music instructor who works with artists and students at varying levels developing their skills, creativity, and music. After nearly 2 decades of studio work and live performance gigs, David has an understanding of the skillset and m

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Grace S.
great experience for my daughter. David was very knowledgeable and supportive! Highly recommend
Kimberly
I'm re-learning the piano with David and he has changed my relationship to music for the better. After only a few lessons with David I've gotten a greater understanding of music theory than I had in my few years of early piano training. He is patient and flexible with his style of teaching. If it's taking me awhile to understand a concept he's good at explaining it more clearly. I definitely recommend him for learning the piano!
Christian J.
David is a highly skilled multi-instrumentalist and producer. I was introduced when he recorded an EP for my band and since then, we've spent many an evening talking about performing, recording, teaching and making music. He is kind, patient and extremely knowledgable about his craft. I always learn something new, interesting and immediately applicable to my playing when I work with him. I've had the privilege of sharing the stage with some of his students and they have always been exceptionally professional and prepared. I highly recommend David for lessons in whatever discipline you request - the crossover knowledge from all of his experiences will be invaluable to you.
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Liana S.

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  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Liana S.

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Help with audition prep, character exploration, breakdown of texts, confidence for the stage, and basic acting techniques. I tailor my lessons to each student's goals. As a theatre educator, playwright, director, and performer, I believe in the power of theatre to bring joy into a person's life as well as build confidence, inspire creativity, and enhance language skills. Everyone has the potential to act, and I will find and use the approach that best fits each individual student in order to ensure they are able to succeed.

About Liana

I have taught several theatre and writing summer camps/classes and directed youth productions in addition to my work as a private acting and writing coach. In 2015, I co-founded and currently serve as Managing Director for Scripps Onstage, a theatre education organization based in San Diego, CA. I h

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Kristen B.

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  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner
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Kristen B.

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Guitar is such a fun instrument. Lessons are student based, we will learn what you want to learn, and the way you would like to learn! Your curriculum will be made just for you!

About Kristen

I’m Kristen! I am a mother to an adorable little boy named Beckett. I live on a farm with lots of animals. I love the spring time when all of the babies are born, I especially love baby goats (did you know they are called kids too!). During the weekdays you can find me teaching music lessons,

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"Ana clearly understands the language and linguistic pedagogy. She is patient, encouraging, and funny. A great teacher!"
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"I have never taken any formal french classes and have been learning French on my own and wanted formal lessons from a native French teacher. It has been a great experience learning French from Zach. He has a very practical and systematic approach to teaching French. He challenges students to do things out of their comfort zone such as calling hotels in France to practice conversational French comprehension and reciting a poem to help with French pronunciation. I highly recommend Zach to anyone looking to learn French at any level."
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Took French lessons from Zach M.
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"Loved it. He was very helpful with explaining how to say the words. That's something I really need work on. Also, Javier breaks everything down into manageable steps. I'm looking forward to my next lesson."
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Took Spanish lessons from Javier D.
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"First lesson with my daughter was great. She reported it as very helpful and Leonardo was very friendly and funny."
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Took Spanish lessons from Leonardo R.
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"Vania is an excellent Spanish instructor

I've taken many Spanish lessons that have ranged from various software programs to personal tutors. Vania is great. She knows how to relate with each person in order to convey concepts. She's the best I have worked with.

She's also very accommodating, since I tend to change my schedule around a lot. She is always flexible to accommodate. Vania is simply great."
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"Great with Italia language! She is also great with working people on times and schedules... I recommend her for anybody wanting to learn, or wanting to travel to Italia...She is also well versed in Culture; which was a very big favorite for me. A big ++.../Salute! ^_^"
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"Fabrice is awesome. He’s been patient and informative. During our sessions, he has been giving me the learning tools and I’ve been able to practice on my own time, maximizing our potential. Great instructor!"
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Took French lessons from Fabrice K.
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"Prajakta is a great teacher! She came very prepared to our first lesson with charts, lesson plan etc.

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