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Eileen C.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $39
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Eileen C.

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I am passionate about cultivating the next generation of singers and musical theater artists. I have experience working with children as young as 6 to adults in their 70s who love to sing. My lessons are entirely based on my students needs and are adaptable. I've taught students preparing for college auditions at top musical theater programs as well as students who just want to have fun and perfect their singing. Most of my lessons start off with a warm up that helps hone vocal technique and skills to practice throughout the week and then move into singing material of the student's choice. I am a musical theater actor who was working at theater's all around NYC and the USA before the pandemic hit. I have always been passionate about working with my students and will make time for them even when I am on contract.

About Eileen

I am a professional musical theater performer who has been working in the New York theater industry as well as theaters across the USA for 10 years. I hold a BFA in Musical Theater from The Hartt School which is a top conservatory program. I have been teaching and working with children for 7 years a

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Emma
My son has been taking dance (jazz and ballet) lessons on zoom with Eileen since the start of the pandemic. He loves to sing and act and wants to audition for colleges for musical theater next year so dance is essential. She is patient with him and gives him things to work on from week to week. I’ve really seen some great improvement in his abilities since he started with Eileen.
John
Eileen has been teaching my 9 year old to sing and she absolutely loves the lessons! My daughter loves musicals and Eileen has a lot of knowledge about getting started and has helped my daughter pick songs to audition for her first show! She has been wonderful too in making sure my daughter is singing healthy and in a way that will help her voice grown as she gets older. Highly recommend.
Chris Waller
Eileen is a teacher I would highly recommend to others! My kids love her. She teaches them to sing via Zoom. It's often my kid's favorite time of the week! We do a bit of vocal training but mainly it's getting them to enjoy singing.
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Paul M.

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  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Paul M.

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Ask anyone why they stopped taking piano lessons. They will tell you... they didn't like their teacher. The RIGHT teacher will motivate you to play at ALL TIMES! The RIGHT teacher is patient! The RIGHT teacher challenges you AT YOUR LEVEL! For these qualities and many more, I AM THE RIGHT TEACHER! I've been playing piano for 50 years and teaching high school students and private students for 15 years! Choose ME and I will teach you to play ANY SONG you like! Choose ME and I will teach you to play WITH FEELING AND EMOTION! Choose ME and you will get good very fast if you practice!!

About Paul

Hello and welcome! My name is Paul Mason. I am a 15-year veteran high school music teacher of the New York City school system. Learn from someone who has been in the music industry for years as a composer, arranger, producer, performer and most of all... a GREAT TEACHER! I am reeeeeeeeealy good! Ser

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Michael R.

44 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • BS Biology minor jazz studies from Portland State University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Michael R.

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Tired of being frustrated by the pace of self-teaching or is your child bored with the progress in school band class? Are you an adult who never played an instrument but are really interested in learning a wind instrument? Not able to express yourself creatively or don't really understand why your favorite songs or styles of music work? Do you want a more hands-on way of teaching with personalized plans just for you?

Learn how to play the Flute with Michael!

Michael teaches a variety of instruments and subjects in the woodwind family:

- Saxophone
- Clarinet
- Flute
- Improvisation
- Music Theory
- Jazz Studies

Michael creates versatile and fun lesson plans that incorporate learning your favorite music while teaching theory, improvisation, note reading, songwriting, or any other interests! He has an easy-to-follow, fun, but yet structured and thorough plan designed for results to help the student reach their goals, rather than imposing an one-size-fits-all plan just ...

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Michael is a freelance musician based in the Portland metropolitan area. His diverse skill set allows him to perform in a variety of musical groups. Michael is hired regularly to perform for: jazz and cover bands, weddings, corporate events, musicals, and studio sessions. He also leads and writes mu

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Alex
My son started to play saxophone a few years ago and he really liked it up until this year. Not a lot was happening with band lessons online this year hence no progress and no motivation. I reached out to Michael with the only goal in mind: to spark the passion to play saxophone for my 12y.o. son again. We've already had a bit over 10 lessons and my son loves his lessons. I can see really good progress but most importantly he wants to play. It's not a chore for him any more. It's actually fun and he enjoys it. Now we can build on that. Michael has great attitude and communicates with kids very well. He definitely has a passion for music and it translates to kids.
Liam
Michael has great energy and excitement for the music. He picked a great fitting piece to work on with our teenager. He helped our son to remember why he loves music and recapture some lost skills with all the COVID down time. Thank you!
Heather
My son looks forward to lessons every week. He loves the music recommended by Michael to practice and has improved in tonality and technical skills. It has been a great experience.
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Diana L.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Speaks English, Russian, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2011
  • B.S. Biochemistry with minor in Pre-Health Professional Studies from University of Idaho
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Diana L.

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I have a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry with a minor in Pre-Health Professional Studies. As a former pre-medicine student, I know the content depth that is important to teach to my students. As I am currently earning my Master in Secondary Education towards becoming a teacher, I am trained in the learning sciences to teach my lessons in an effective and memorable manner. I have experience scaffolding and differentiating lessons. I know how to accommodate and modify lessons based on IEPs. I am also trained in designing Response-to-Intervention to get underachieving students to succeed. I have experience with Highly Gifted, International Baccalaureate, and Advanced Placement classes. I can also provide college admissions coaching to prepare students for the SAT and ACT.

About Diana

Welcome! I am glad to meet you. My name is Ms. Diana, and I will be your teacher. I'm looking forward to helping you on your path towards academic success!

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Chelsea
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Diana L. Has been an amazing instructor for the past couple of months. She has encouraged me and pushed me to do better in math. She explains the material in different ways to find a perfect fit for me to understand. She’s very cooperative and values teaching. She has helped me in every way possible. She gives session notes so I can study the material afterwards in order to help me retain everything. I highly recommend her teaching!
Cliff
To Whom it may concern, 

I am writing this review because something amazing has been taking place with my child since she's been working with Ms. Diana L.

My Daughter Chelsea struggled for years in math and she lacked mathematical confidence, but since she's been working with Diana her Math skills and confidence have increased dramatically. 

Ms. L. takes a flexible approach to teaching and finding the best tailored approach for her students. I believe this approach is the reason for my daughters' recent success. Diana has only been working with Chelsea for a few months and her test scores and class participation have increased greatly.

I would recommend Ms. L. to any one that has a child that struggles in any area of Math , she has done wonders for my child and I am highly appreciative to her for all her teaching.

Sincerely,
Cliff Lawrence
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Danny B.

2 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Psychology BA from California State University Long Beach
  • Teaching since 2008
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Danny B.

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I've been teaching drum set for 5 years. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to properly hold a pair of sticks and as time goes on you'll be able to effectively keep time, and play along to songs. I specialize in rock, fuck, pop, and blues drumming. In my lessons I typically us the instructional books Syncopation by Ted Reed and the Drummer's Bible by Mick Berry. At lessons I have two drum sets, drum pads, sticks, brushes, music stands, and various drum books. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and am excited to teach.

About Danny

I have been playing and performing the drums for the past 16 years. In a teaching situation I try and provide a relaxed and friendly environment in order to learn a students strengths and weaknesses. I want students to be able to learn at their own pace, and not to worry if they think they are n

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Dominic L.
Our son learned so much with his music teacher. We are grateful for his patience
Meghan
Danny is a great teacher - he's really patient and encouraging and my son adores his lessons and looks forward to them every week. Danny has a way of making him both take it seriously and also think he's having the most fun and is a natural. I high;y recommend him.
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Julia V.

37 Reviews
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Starting at $43
  • Speaks French, Italian, German
  • Awarded Cook Scholarship for two years of graduate school from Boston University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Julia V.

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Together we build your singing instrument using breath, vowels and tone so that, whatever style you choose to sing in, you are able to do it with ease.
I recommend adults take from 45 minutes to 1 hour lessons weekly for skill building.

About Julia

I have a Master’s in Opera Performance from the Boston and New England Conservatories and graduated from Vocal Performance programs at Boston University and Western Washington University. I have sung professionally with Boston Lyric Opera, Children’s Theater Companies, churches and synagogue and

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Bella
Julia had wonderful ideas to further my 4-yr-old’s love of singing. She is wonderful with young children, and fun to learn from. She has a wealth of knowledge and experience to draw upon, and a beautiful voice.
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Catherine
My daughter has learned so much with Julia in the past few weeks. It's been a true pleasure to witness the progress. They have worked on sight reading, tone, physical posture, and many other aspects of singing and sound production. Julia is a very caring and supportive instructor. She is full of enthusiasm and humor, and this shows in her choice of singing materials. We look forward to having more lessons with her!

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Took Photography lessons from Pilar V.
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"We just loved taking lessons with Margot. We have taken multiple classes (myself with my 10 year old daughter). She has wonderful people skills. She was very prepared. She is a super teacher. She has great interpersonal skills. Kids love her too."
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"Took my daughter to Mrs Deepali for our first class in Painting and Drawing, with curiosity to see how she'd teach a 9 year old. Was baffled to see teh results.

My daughter has started recurring lessons with this teacher.

I like her patience, and her result oriented skills."
Jack Rhymes
Took Painting lessons from Deepali L.
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"Megan was both professional and kind - clearly knows the subject well. I thought the approach to discuss the pillars of the content was a great idea and I am looking forward to the next lesson."
Biju
Took Drawing lessons from Megan R.
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"I am very happy with my drawing lessons with Seonjung. She's a good teacher and so kind. I wanted to learn digital art. She is helping me with line art, color, light, and shadowing. I look forward to my lessons."
Darlene
Took Drawing lessons from Seonjung P.
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"Margot is a great teacher! She had a bunch of really helpful worksheets for us to practice on before we created a piece to take home. She is patient, funny, encouraging and gives super clear helpful tips. Thanks for the great class Margot!"
Lucy
Took Calligraphy lessons from Margot G.
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"He is an amazing teacher, I love how he can perfectly describe what is going on the paper and i can easily picture it in my mind without seeing it!!!!"
Jaime
Took Drawing lessons from Jason M.
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Took Drawing lessons from Nicole P.
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Peyton
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