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Julia L.

33 Reviews
Normal, IL
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Chinese, Mandarin, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Julia L.

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My lessons for beginners are based on Suzuki and Rolland’s method for beginners. These methodologies emphasize using correct positioning and being comfortable and having an encouraging environment.
When I teach, I strive to help students learn the most efficient practice methods and to develop a healthy attitude towards learning music. Your progression on the instrument is what will take you to the next step. Either playing solo and chamber have the same core values: beautiful tone production, fine intonation, pure rhythm, expressive playing, knowledge of musical styles, acute listening, excellent ensemble skills. If you study with me, I will help you master these concepts and techniques at your own pace and help you find your own musical voice through playing the piano/viola/violin.

About Julia

I have been playing the piano for 24 years and the viola for 17 years, and have been classically trained in both. Since I was 18th I have participated in many well-known music festivals and masterclasses, and have performed in Taiwan, China, Singapore, Germany, Canada, the Czech Republic, Austria, K

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Christian C.

31 Reviews
Bloomington, IL
Starting at $16
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 18 to 60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Christian C.

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For theater students or new acting students that are looking to build experience and confidence in front of the camera. Take on acting scenes from film and break them down so that you can ultimately live realistically in the given circumstances. If you are preparing for an upcoming audition, please bring that in and let's solidify the scene and let's work on getting you that job!

About Christian

I am currently working on my Theatre Education Degree (K-12) from Illinois State University. I have successfully attained 3 comprehensive background checks for my teaching observation hours and soon will be student teaching in the Spring of 2022. I was a working actor in Chicago from 2003-2019 and h

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Michele
Christian is absolutely phenomenal. I am making great progress and leaning so much with his guidance.
Michele
Continues to be amazing at every lesson!
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Rachel A.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, Italian, French
  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from San Jose State University
  • Teaching since 2006
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Rachel A.

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About Rachel

Mezzo-soprano Rachel A. has captured audiences throughout the United States with her rich and warm timbre, beautiful blend, and dynamic stage presence. A native of Stockton, California, Rachel was born into a musical family and quickly developed an affinity for the performing arts. She first fell in

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Karyl C.
Great Lesson!as a first timer, I m very happy and comfortable with Rachel
Serena K.
I really enjoyed working with her, she gave me some great tips on how to improve my voice and my posture so I can become an even better singer.
Daniel
Rachel is a such amaizing teacher, knowledgeful ,creative, patient enough,
Fast to identify mistakes, very optimistic by giving hope -encouraging To push hard all things are possible. She deserves all stars in the Universe!
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Glenda J.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $23
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Awarded Numerous Musical and Theatre Awards from Wayne State University, International Young People's Union
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Glenda J.

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About Glenda

After studying at Cass Tech High School and Wayne State University in MI, I have enjoyed teaching privately, in groups, and at churches, I have performed vocally and instrumentally throughout the US and in 8 foreign countries, and taught at public, charter, and private schools. It is important to t

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Danyelle
Ms. Glenda is very inspiring, patient, and kind with her teaching style. She is committed to musical excellence. So glad I found her.
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Ms. Glenda is amazing. Really knows her stuff:
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Jason F.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $28
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
  • MA International Development from William Carey International University
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Jason F.

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I teach the folk harp. This is a smaller harp of about 22-26 strings that plays in the major scale of C. I have built my own harps and love playing Irish tunes on them as well as popular folk music. I have performed weddings with my harp and seen first hand the peace and tranquility it both brings to the player and those who listen.
Lessons will aim to give the student the musical foundation and tools they need to explore this amazing instrument. Focus on many style of music and an aim to work toward playing the student's favorites songs will be a primary goal in addition to having a lot of fun! :)

About Jason

I am a teacher who desires students with enthusiasm to learn. I am willing to work with all levels of gifting and am not a teacher who will make a student feel bad about mistakes, as I believe they are the secret to learning. J.S. Bach said the music was given for two purposes: the glory of God and

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Susie
I have known Jason for several years, and he definitely is a gifted musician. I have enjoyed hearing him play on several different instruments, showing great style and joy in what he does. To top it off, he is a very nice person!!! I highly recommend Jason as a teacher! You won't regret it!!!!
Ryan
Jason is always extremely friendly, on time, and loves to adapt his lessons to students needs. He was compassionate and really listened to my struggles with scheduling and getting in enough practice.
Ina
I have always dreamed of playing a guitar, so grateful that a friend recommended Jason to me! Had an awesome experience! Online lessons are soo convenient!! Definitely recommend Jason!
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William P.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks spanish, english
  • Bachelor of Performance in Vocal Music Contemporary Studies from Valley Forge Christian College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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William P.

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I use drills and personalized techniques to help you reach your vocal goals. I want to help you be the best vocalist you can be. You will learn solid vocal technique in this lesson with a stronger focus on clean and bright sounds. Contact me to talk about your vocal goals and set up your first lesson.

About William

Hello everyone. My journey into teaching has opened up so many doors for me and has made me a better instructor. I have been participating in music programs from the age of 3. Music is my passion. I have learned many instruments along the way, and I have pressed through to achieve not only my academ

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Ron K.
Excellent teacher, with an ability to focus pointedly on your strengths and where you might need help. He then offers specific drills to perfect your singing. Gentle but realistic style of assessment. I highly recommend William P.
Peter S.
Will is knowledgeable, thorough and kind! He is a great instructor.

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"I was one of Jeremy's acting students at Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute last year, and i can say honestly he was and still remains my favorite acting teachers i have ever had. He is so incredibly talented himself and passionate about acting and it makes the student even more passionate. He took time to personally help each student and didn't just address us as a whole. His class is fun and very very helpful! He also teaches you about some of the business and tips for auditioning, its not just acting, he is amazing and i miss his class always:)!He also took headshots for my class which I've gotten parts with!:) Everyone take his class!"
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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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"Working with Adam has been great. I have had one lesson so far and I already feel like I learned a lot."
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"Great lesson! Maria is really insightful and gives very pratical advice. I felt like I learned more in just one session with Maria than I learned in an entire class. I am looking forward to my next lesson."
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