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Kelly G.

23 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 2 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Kelly G.

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Learning the basics of a specific dance style, developing ones understanding of that style and learning the art or practice of designing choreographic sequences. Also learning the written notation for a choreographic sequence.

About Kelly

First Opera instructor to Laura Bretan, America's Got Talent 2016 GOLDEN Buzzer winner and youngest Opera Star. I feel there is a great deal of talent in the youth of today, and that it is my job to provide a knowledge and understanding of how to best use that talent. I try my best to provide

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Alexis W.
Great. Very personable and easy to relax with. Great exercises and homework I feel is doable as my first ever vocal lesson. Can't wait for my next session :)
Junie
My 5 year old daughter has become a stronger dancer with Ms. Kelly as she builds up for her recital. We are truly lucky to find such a dedicated and talented teacher.
Tracey
I was very lucky to have found Kelly. I had always dreamed of having artistic talent but I am not a naturally good singer. Within two years, I have gone from singing in the shower to having developed to stage performance. Kelly has taught me so much from the artistic expression of singing to the mechanics of turning my voice into an instrument. She has an incredible ability to listen to my voice and pinpoint the exact adjustment I need to make it sound great. She's such a fun person to be around that I always look forward to my next lesson. Her positive attitude and approach is also a testament to her high level of professionalism. She provides feedback that is positive. but also helps me improve She is the perfect combination of teacher and coach and I would highly recommend her for anyone interested in singing.
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Kelvin L.

154 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Music MA from University of Nottingham
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Kelvin L.

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Learn how to make a movie—how to shoot and direct a film and edit your footage with software like Sony Pro and After Effects
Filmmaking lesson introduces the essential concepts and techniques necessary for shooting video with a DSLR camera. Targeted at beginning videographers and anyone interested in shooting better video, this course covers cinematography basics, DSLR pitfalls, important gear, and postproduction workflow. Along the way, discover how to choose lenses, record audio, and make shots more professional.

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects

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This rating is based on just a single 30 minute lesson. We may try to make it longer for our next two lessons. Our grandson, 9, really enjoyed it.
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Jeremy K.

16 Reviews
Lake Forest, IL
Starting at $40
  • Awarded "Director's Choice" award from San Francisco International Festival of Short Films
  • Teaching since 1996
  • BFA in Drama from New York University - Tisch School of the Arts
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Jeremy K.

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I have been teaching and coaching actors for over 20 years. My students work professionally on stage, TV and film. Within the first few lessons, you will understand how to create a character. Soon, you will have the skills to book a role. I specialize in method acting, but draw upon my experience at The Second City (improvisation) in Chicago and other training I have had. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels; I can't wait to meet you!

About Jeremy

Are you working on a part for a play or film and need assistance? If you are new to acting, I can teach you what it takes to be an actor and how to bring a character to life. Do you need to prepare for an audition? Do you want to learn about the business of acting? Script analysis? I can help. I

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Jeremy has gone above and beyond to get to know who my son is as a person in order to direct his instruction. Jeremy took the time to research my son's potential high school so as to prepare for the interview and audition process. Most importantly Jeremy has approached his lessons as an opportunity for my son to explore what creative talents he may have as well as giving him a chance to do the things he enjoys most. AND Jeremy gives parents feedback! Real, honest, actionable feedback. I have been very impressed.
Vina Chalice
Great creative writing intro class if you're curious to character development and comedy! Great explanation/examples, encouraging, and includes practical exercises you can use immediately. Thanks Jeremy.

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Carol W.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, Italian, German, Spanish, Latin
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • B.A. in Music from University of CA, Santa Barbara
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Carol W.

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Audition techniques for singers. Song interpretation.

About Carol

I have taught voice and piano for over twenty years. I studied music at University of California, Santa Barbara, where I received my B.A. I currently work as a professional singer for various local opera companies, music theater groups, churches and temples. I am principal soprano for Opera A La Ca

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David N.
Carol is very knowledgeable about performance and acting and gives usable ideas.
Miranda K.
Carol is wonderful with children.
Lana R.
Very kind & patient :)

Nina T.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Nina T.

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"My main goal for you is to help you strengthen and protect your voice while giving you the confidence to take your singing to the next level - and from there? - consistently progress. I will help you achieve control and artistry and give you the tools to reach your particular vocal goals.

I can help you with all your vocal and music needs, from beginner through professional levels and cover a wide range of technique and performance coaching :

vocal technique, performance coaching, warm-ups, sight-reading, solfege, ear training,
music theory, pitch control, breath control, phrasing, dynamics, active listening,
diaphragm support, tone creation, sound placement, blending registers, break elimination,
song interpretation, vocal performance, repertoire, medleys & mash-ups, harmonizing,
back-up singing, improv & scat, scales & runs, falsetto & head voice, range expansion,
stamina & agility, stage presence, vocal health, acting for singers, songwriting, arranging,
...

About Nina

An Associate Coach & protégé of legendary multi-Grammy & Tony winners’ vocal coach, Katie Agresta, Nina holds a BFA in Jazz & Contemporary Music & Voice from The New School University. Nina studied Opera with Prof. Kathleen Blix and Jazz with Dr. Dave LaLama at Hofstra University as well as all

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TAHLIA M.
Wow, one lesson in, and my daughter is very pleased. She is looking forward to the next lesson. Thank you for being so professional.
Charmyne J.
I had my first lesson this Wednesday, she made me feel so comfortable and fun . Thank you so much God bless you ❤ 🙏
Cliff W.
Nina is really good. She improved my confidence and increased my range in the very first lesson. She understood my needs and things to improve on and passed on really good an impactful links on what to practice. I look forward to taking lessons with Nina for a long time.

James S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 21 to 75
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James S.

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You will be learning from a true dance professional who has been teaching for 14 years. Owner of Dance Studio 18, James Smith teaches 18 different styles of dance. Learn dances like Salsa, Cha Cha, Merengue, Bachata, Swing, Tango, Waltz, Club dance and more!

Rated 5 stars on Google and Yelp you’re guaranteed to learn how to dance. No partner is required to learn. Start changing your life one step at a time.

About James

Owner of Dance Studio 18, James Smith has been teaching for 15 years. Trained in Ballroom and Latin. Rated 5 stars on Yelp and Google. Also a certified integrative life coach James’ mission is to help you reach your desires and goals.

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"Was very intuitive with his explanations and directions as well as being very insightful with his guidance. Granted this is my very first experience with an instructor, I have no doubt the that David's ability as among the very best."
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"Shamarion is an amazing teacher! I appreciate how patient she is with my daughter and how she finds creative fun ways to engage and teach her. Highly recommend her!"
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"David gave excellent instruction, advice and tips. I loved the one on one coaching and attention to detail. Can't wait for the next class!"
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"Jeremy helped my child prepare for an audition. She walked in feeling prepared and relaxed. We couldn't ask for more."
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"Coach Amy REALLY gets it. She will put you at ease, and if you put in the work you will advance quickly. Totally worth her rates, I can't say enough about the quality training she has provided me."
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