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Keanon K.

(14)
Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Keanon K.

Chicago, IL

(14)

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About Keanon

I love everything about teaching! I love music; it is my life. I sleep, breathe and dream music. I am a Columbia University Chicago graduate; I graduated with a degree in Music with a concentration in Classical Voice. I have performed in numerous operas and musicals, as well as, sung on Gospel Cru

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July 29, 2019
Bernard
I could not have found a better acting instructor.
July 5, 2019
Patrick M.
I am enjoying every moment of it!!! In each lesson thus far, I’ve learnt something new. In just a few lesson i am already experiencing Great improvement and my confidence is definitely growing!!! Awesome instructor!!!
February 3, 2016
Neil
Keanon is a GREAT teacher/artist/musician/mentor

I've been working with Keanon for almost a year now. Aside from being an amazing vocalist himself, he does everything he can to help students reach their full potential and find their voice. He makes lessons fun while constantly keeping you challenged. There's always encouragement from him to strive to be better, which can really bring the best out of singers. Whether you're simply singing for hobby, performing for shows/auditions, or ready to record, Keanon has something to offer to any aspiring musician. He has a passion and love for music and understands it's a gift that must be shared with the world.
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Dominic R.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $84
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hello! I'm Dominic R. (though I'm commonly known as "that guy" to very close friends) and I'm an artist. I'm an actor, teacher, singer, comedian, writer, graphic designer, and a really, horribly novice ukulele player.

I. LOVE. ACTING. And I love sharing my passion for that with other people, actors and non-actors alike.

In my acting coachings, I utilize many different exercises to make sure that each student has the knowledge and techniques required for them to feel completely, fearlessly themself. Every artist approaches their craft differently, but in acting, honesty is everything. Together, we'll discover what that means for you and how to make you shine your brightest light on stage or on camera.

Topics Include:
On-Camera Acting
On-Stage Acting
Musical Theatre Coachings
Audition Prep
Comedic Writing and Performance
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About Dominic

Hello! I'm Dominic R. (though I'm commonly known as "that guy" to very close friends) and I'm an artist. I'm an actor, teacher, singer, comedian, writer, graphic designer, and a really, horribly novice ukulele player. People ask how long I have been an actor for and generally don't believe me when

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November 1, 2019
Poonam S.
Dominic is such a great instructor!! Super professional, extremely attentive and friendly!! Would HIGHLY recommend!
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Ny Y.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
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  • Speaks Spanish, Patois
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students Male: 21 and up; Female: 20 and up
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Get hands on training in Tv and Film acting including how to impress casting directors.

About Ny

Hello ♥ My name is Ny! Here to help you grow on your life's journey! My experience includes 15+ years in professional and community theatre projects. Also, I'm a professionally trained gospel, contemporary, and classical singer for over 20 years. Educational Background: B.A in Psychology,

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July 30, 2019
Armayia ..
It’s very comfortable talking with and learning from her!
October 9, 2018
Madison J.
Ny is kind, firm and encouraging! I'm really enjoying our lessons so far.

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Cyndi E.

(136)
Choir
Starting at $35
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  • Music and Business from Ohio University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Cyndi E.

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I have 12 years experienced directing and teaching choirs of all ages. I've taught choirs 6-11yrs old, 12-19 years old and young adults 20-35 yrs. My major areas of focus are choral blending, inflections, intonation, expression and delivery along with stage presence.

About Cyndi

Cyndi has been very successful as a singer/songwriter, artist developer, producer and teacher. Originally hailing from Dayton, Ohio, she has resided in Los Angeles for many years. She is currently living in Las Vegas, Nevada. She has performed all over the United States and the world as an artist

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October 23, 2019
Cienna Wesley
She was amazing! Had a great lesson planned and made me feel comfortable. It was an online lesson and I was apprehensive, but she was very personable and found a way to calm my nerves. She taught me some fundamentals and I am looking forward to our next lesson! Thank you Cyndi!
September 4, 2019
Emily C.
August 30, 2019
Sarah W.
I was definitely nervous but Cyndi was AMAZING and pushed me to really show my voice instead of hiding it. One lesson in and I’m already hooked
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Alex M.

(21)
Film Scoring
Starting at $35
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, Japanese
  • Teaches students 8 to 65
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Alex M.

(21)

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I have been working as a professional film composer since 2011, working on everything from 15-second commercials to feature-length pieces, ranging from rock to solo piano to full orchestral compositions. In our discussions, we will cover instrumentation, composing for video without pre-existing music, working with temp. tracks, co-creating with vision from the director, recording & syncing up your score to the multimedia at hand. The end goal is to sufficiently serve what's on the screen & support that through music, rather than detracting from the overall feel of the piece. This will be a quintessential cornerstone of our lessons. There are many ways to approach film scoring, being a very personally-invested medium, & my duty is to open as many doors & pathways to finding your unique voice as an aspiring film composer.

About Alex

Hey, my name is Alex. I'm a multi-instrumentalist (guitar, bass, Oud, bouzouki, keyboards, voice, drums, flute, etc.), composer, performer, recording artist, arranger/orchestrator/transcriber, recording engineer/producer & music educator. I graduated from the University of St. Thomas "Cum Laude

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April 7, 2019
Richard B.
One cannot do better than lessons with Alex. He is extremely knowledgeable and explains the most difficult concepts in a clear and perceptive ways.
February 26, 2019
Mark
Alex was a great instructor! I have progressed mightily in the last 2 months of taking his lessons.
February 16, 2019
Gregory S.
Excellent lesson.Alex is very knowledgeable and the whole vibe was very
relaxed.Will be happy to continue my lessons with him.Great recommendation you made!👍
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Laurelanne D.

(31)
Speaking Voice
Starting at $33
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 11 and up
  • Teaching since 1996
  • BA Music Education from Georgia College and State University
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Not everyone wants to learn how to sing, speaking and voice projection are valuable tools for actors, television personalities, lecturers, and professors. Speaking is a lot like singing and I use some of the same exercises to help teach proper support to avoid vocal damage and tiring the voice.

About Laurelanne

I graduated from Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville, GA with a BA in Music Education, voice principal. During my years in public schools I taught a variety of age ranges and subjects including kindergarten general music, beginning band, high school chorus, and remedial middle sch

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August 21, 2019
Brilyn
Very patient and helpful teacher. Excited to learn and grow with her.
July 24, 2019
Anthony V.
Very knowledgable and patient.
July 9, 2019
Lori
I was made to feel comfortable. Laurelanne. Tought me some stretching and beeathing excersises. We did some excersised to see where I am at and ahe gave me a few rhings to work on at home.

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"David is such a supportive, knowledgeable, and fun teacher! His improv lessons are enriching my life and career in major ways by helping me access my power and leave my petty worries and self-consciousness behind. I highly recommended him!"
- Heather
Took Improv Acting lessons from David T.
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"Candice is a really fun and outgoing instructor that knows how to bring a play to life with her knowledge of acting. The performances she’s taught are always enjoyable and entertaining. She mentored me so well that I’ve even won an award thanks to her. I highly recommend her!"
- Katelyn
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"She was very kind and very understanding. It is not easy for me to get comfortable with people and she was very easy to talk to."
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"Gfire was very encouraging, even though my voice was barely audible at times.
She had very effective advice for training my voice to go higher ("less effort on high notes"). She incorporated singing to help my speaking voice and overall made me feel like she really cared about my improvement. I will use her again next year, and feel like our phone lessons were quite successful."
- judy
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Gfire
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"Extremely patient and knowledgeable. Great first lesson!"
- Aaliyah
Took Ballet lessons from Carissa M.
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"Alex is quick to asses the essence of a scene. This makes her an ideal addition coach. Not only that, but her background in classical theatre really sets her apart from other coaches I've worked with. She gets tone, she gets, comedy, she gets characters. Alex turned my audition from a flat/static piece to something with depth and charisma. Highly recommend."
- Mitch
Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"She listens and has a wealth of knowledge to motivate peeps like me that are on the fence."
- Edgar
Took Acting lessons from Jessie M.
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"Just had my first lesson. Excited for the rest!"
- Chelsea
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Chrystie is so amazing! She's honest, fun, and dedicated to the kids!"
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