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Maria F.

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  • Awarded First Place in my Age Division - Ballet- Pointe Solo from Dance Masters of America
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Maria F.

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I am a former ballerina so my Fitness Barre is based in Ballet.

Students will work on their strength, flexibility and overall conditioning the entire body.

Depending on the age and levels, students will use a Barre, Chair, counter top during the Barre Exercises as well as Light Free Hand held weights- Bands for resistance or simply just use your own body weight during exercises.

In this fun lesson, Students will gain flexibility and strength from the workout.

About Maria

Hello Dancers- I have been dancing since I was a small child-I always wanted to be a ballerina and even though my path has taken some unexpected turns my life has always been centered around dance. I was bless to have study and dance with NYC Ballet. I couldn’t ask for a better training! I

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Alpa
I took in person classes with Maria for three years at the YMCA in Minneapolis. I was so sad when she was let go from there due to the Covid furloughs. I gained so much flexibility and strength. And she was so much fun as a teacher and played great music!
Morgan W.
Maria is kind and a very skilled instructor.
Ping
Perfect teacher. My son loves working with Miss Maria.
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Steven G.

1 Review
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • BA Music from The Evergreen State College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Steven G.

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I am comfortable with helping students find and arrange songs for guitar and other instruments. I offer music theory, chord chemistry, and other skills for students wishing to learn how to arrange their music.

About Steven

Steven specializes in finger-style acoustic guitar. His styles include Classical, Acoustic and Jazz. Steven founded and currently manages a nationwide group of 40,000 audio professionals (Music & Audio Professionals on LinkedIn). His credits include the album "The Forgetting" and “Old Ca

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Lani
Steven is a very knowledgeable teacher who makes learning fun. He is encouraging, patient, and thorough, making sure I understand and have mastered each new technique or concept. I would recommend him to anyone who wants to learn to play guitar in a self-paced, relaxing way, without ever feeling overwhelmed. He’s a fantastic musician!
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David E.

2 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Guitar performance from Musician's Institute
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David E.

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Everyone learns differently and I try to make each lesson fit their needs. I find what goals you have and make a lesson plan specific to you. I have 10+ years of experience teaching ages 5-80. I have learned that no student is alike. At the end of the lesson I want everyone to have fun while learning.

About David

I stated playing guitar when I was 8yrs old. By the time I was 15 I was playing in band s and local venues in Phoenix. When I was 18 I relocated to L.A. and attended Musician's Institute in Hollywood CA. I performed and recorded for many artist while living out there. Ranging from up and coming arti

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Fernanda
Just had my first lesson with David and it was so much fun! David is kind, patient and a great instructor!
David Rickers
Excellent lessons, always fun and exciting.
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Jason M.

104 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 1996
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Jason M.

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I teach basic math skills such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Other examples include real world applications such as money, food, travel distances and other things that the student can relate to.

About Jason

-=FULL VACCINATED as of 5/19/21!!=-TakeLessons.com Instructor since it's inception, Jason M. is available for in person and online lessons worldwide leaving no stone un-turned! Jason has been playing guitar for over 20 years, ukulele, bass, banjo and keyboard for over 10 and teaching music in gen

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Phoenix L.
My son, 9, loves Jason!
Mark
patient, thorough in explaining things
James S.
Five Stars for the teacher.
Three Stars for technology.
Patient, knowledgeable, easy to work with.
Did I say patient?
A fantastic ear and knows what I need to accomplish.
In time, Jason will help me master my goal and in time to jam with friends this summer.
Cheers.
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Jesse H.

81 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Music from UCSD
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jesse H.

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Learn to play the Spanish Guitar through the unique "Romero Method"

About Jesse

Jesse H. plays guitar with The Mar Dels, one of San Diego’s best-known dance and party bands. But he’s more than just a rock-and-roller — he’s studied jazz and classical guitar with other master musicians. His lessons focus on developing: - Right and left hand technique - Finger picki

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Flavio S.
Great first class with Jesse! He was very nice, patient and knowledgeable.
Kathy W.
Jesse is an excellent instructor- very patient and encouraging- highly recommend
Stephanie D.
Jesse is the best he is so nice

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Ginny M.

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Starting at $50
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  • B.M. Jazz Studies - Vocal Track from Ithaca College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ginny M.

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I have been a professional musician for 15+ years and have been teaching for just over 7! My passion is helping students of all ages find empowerment and confidence through music. Using holistic and foundation-building techniques, you can find a powerful and effortless sound in whatever style you want to sing! I hold a Bachelor's degree in Jazz Studies and Vocal Performance from Ithaca College. I specialize in teaching jazz, classical, and musical theater, but I'm happy to work in any genre! My teaching methods are grounded in body awareness and voice science. My goal as a teacher is to help my students utilize and respect their entire body as their instrument and use this skill to build strong technique. Try a lesson today and start finding your voice!

About Ginny

I am a Vocalist, Pianist, and Educator based in Winchester, VA. I primarily work as a voice teacher, but you can find me performing as a pianist and vocalist, playing/singing in bands such as MaMa and Neo Project, music directing local community theater productions, working as a music director in Ne

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"yay! we learned caligaphy... now my b's look great!"
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Took Drawing lessons from Kathy S.
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"Having a great time learning watercolor from Teresita! She's very clear with her instructions and super patient with me. She incorporates art theory into every class combined with an enjoyable exercise/piece."
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Took Painting lessons from Teresita D.
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"She is one the most heartfelt, knowledgeable teacher I've ever had! I have never been much of an artist but I've always had passion for it. She has challenged me, and pushed me to be a better artist than I have ever thought possible!"
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Took Painting lessons from Roya M.
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Took Drawing lessons from Roya M.
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"Kathy - MJ was bouncing off the walls with joy after her lesson. So happy. The time you took to see if she had questions was great. So glad you introduced shading in such a way that matched her enjoyment of drawing faces. We appreciate your friendly warmth and great communication with her."
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Took Drawing lessons from Kathy S.
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"As a beginner, Lauren helped me get comfortable with different drawing techniques. I really liked her approach to my learning style. She was very patient and open to my ideas."
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Took Drawing lessons from Lauren W.
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Brison
Took Graffiti lessons from Joe B.
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"Rita was great. very helpful and patient."
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Took Oil Painting lessons from Rita C.
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"I have been wanting to learn drawing since I was a kid. Had a few years of drawing when I was a kid and then haven't touched in a long time. When I rekindled my interest to learn, I came across Dennis.
Honestly, the reason why I chose Dennis was because he provided at-home classes and that would avoid the hassle of me having to travel. The first few classes were more of me and him warming up to each other, as I am sure he also found me different.
He comes with all the necessary equipment and spends a few minutes giving you some basics of the stuff we are going to do that day. Then he leaves you to draw while he also draws the same. He glances once in a while at your sheet and gives you very subtle feedback. If you have missed something, he will just try to nudge you in the right direction with minor comments like "Don't you think, these are of the same darkness?, There may be more highlights in this area or the mid tones here and here are of the same darkness. etc.". He never touches your paper, but only guides you.
Sometimes when some focus is needed (for example on the eyes), he will tell you the technique involved in depth and we did one full class just doing eyes, one full class on hair.
It was a little frustrating initially for me as I was not used to the teaching technique, and now I see the point. The first drawing itself turned out be much much better than I had anticipated it to be and he hasn't touched my paper till now - so this drawing is fully mine.
You can also continue drawing and send work via text message to him. You almos t always get detailed instant feedback. The only thing is, I haven't been very diligent in doing drawings due to lack of free time. So once a week for an hour is what I do.
He also spends extra time sometimes so that he can take the drawing to a logical point, sometimes even beyond 1.5 hrs though my session is for an hour each. That shows the commitment he has to his students.
I believe my work will improve as this course continues. We have had about 6 classes and I am already seeing the difference. A long way to go, but the first steps have been right - most of it due to Dennis and his method of teaching. I would say more than teaching, it is a method of mentoring where the hand holding is done in a unique way."
Manoj
Took Drawing lessons from Dennis W.
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"This was such an amazing experiences. It was a random gift that I did not know I would love so much. I hope you all get to take classes with Sharron."
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Took Acrylic Painting lessons from Sharron J.
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