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About Matthew H.

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Lake Stevens, WA

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Award-Winning Teacher - Learn English Quickly & Accurately.

English is my native language and one of my specialties..

About Matthew
Hi.. My name is Matt. I'm a very energetic, friendly, understanding & passionate music coach who has worked with students & clientele throughout the US. Possessing more than 30 years of music training & music industry experience, I've been able to take people's Playing to amazing levels.

I've networked or shared the stage with many famous NW music legends:
1.) Roger Fisher- Heart-2013 Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame Inductee
2.) 2019 - I'm the Pacific NW Guitarist for Rudy Parris from NBC TV's "The Voice!" - Go Team Blake!
3.) Lynn Sorensen- Paul Rogers/Bad Co/KZOK's Spike & Impalers
4.) Donny Evola - Geoff Tate/Former Queensryche/Foghat
5.) Jeff Kathan- Paul Rogers/Bad Company/Montrose
6.) Doug Mcgrew- Geoff Tate/Former Queensryche Singer/Operation Mindcrime

In fact everyone I've mentioned above are pro all the way and great guy
s as well. I"m honored to have played with them.

I challenge my students to view music more than just as a "skill", but also a tool to communicate effectively and to combat life's obstacles.

I have had many guitar teachers myself including one true Famous Rock Star legend here in Pacific NW. Congrats Rog. U Earned It, & inspire myself, & others everyday.

You got to know the rules 1st, before you can then break the rules. This is how you develop your own unique style. And it's what separates the Pro Players from the rest of the pack.

But even if you don't want to play professionally, maybe you just want to learn a few chords, licks, songs, for yourself, or to impress friends. That's okay too!

I welcome every level and style. I always learn something from my students.
That's what music is all about. Learning & trading tips and licks from other musicians.

Bottom Line Is... I can help you learn and progress on your instrument faster...

Let me be the Music Coach to get you there!

*** Lesson Details ***
The most important thing in a lesson with me is to learn while having FUN! I am a very laid-back teacher who wants to focus on music making you smile. We will choose material and a pace of learning that will keep you excited to rehearse and return the following lesson improved!

PERSONALIZE your guitar lessons by learning techniques used by your favorite artists in "their" songs.
FEEL FREE learning in a comfortable atmosphere where you can excel successfully as a musician!
CONQUER shyness and insecurities by unleashing the dynamic performer in you!

Most All Styles/Genres/Experience Levels Taught - We go over everything systematically. Music Theory, Songwriting, Chords, Scales, Determining Key Of Songs, Performance, etc

After 3 to 6 months, you should expect to be playing some of your favorite songs and artists accurately

Be sure to check out some of my you tube demos. Let me be the Music Coach to get you there!

*** Studio Equipment ***
I have a Sound Proof Pro Recording Studio, PA System, guitars, basses, amps, drums, recording gear, mics, mic stands, strobe & lights, fog machine, seating for parents.

Sorry No Disco Ball Yet.. You Can Bring Your Own If You Want Though.
I've Got Some Bell Bottoms Somewhere Around The Studio Here.

*** Travel Equipment ***
*** Brand New*** Now Offering Music Lessons Online (From My Recording Studio To Your Home via Skype)
I'm really excited to add that to offer lessons online through TakeLessons! It's a great thing to get to work with students all over this country and I'm looking forward to help pioneer the future of music lessons!

*** Specialties ***
*Teachers classified as a Student Favorite have taught a minimum of 25 lessons and have received the highest feedback rating from students.

My Unique Specialty - is teaching students the rudimental basics 1st, & then how to copy your favorite artists off the CD, radio or iPod, almost note for note. Believe me, it can be done. You just have to know what to listen for..

Brand New - MEASURE your success by recording your music progress along the way. I do own a recording studio, so we can record students progress via audio or video and then post to my You Tube channel.
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Robert B. July 19, 2019
· Singing · In studio
Awesome
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Dan July 19, 2019
· SEO · Online
The proof is in the pudding. The pudding was excellent, so I am going to take more lessons with Matthew! Matthew, you rock! Daniel
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Steven July 13, 2019
· Harmonica · In home
Matthew is great. An incredible teacher & a great musician.
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About Jared G.

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New York, NY
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I have worked as an English teacher in Poland and an English translator and editor in Poland and in Germany. Advanced knowledge of English idioms, grammar, as well as other Germanic Languages.

I also have moderate knowledge of other English dialects.

About Jared
I am a polyglot, translator, teacher, and game designer, specializing in Scandinavian Languages, Yiddish and also a host of rarely taught languages. If you would like to learn a rarer language, such as Icelandic, Greenlandic, Fijian or English Creoles of Melanesia, it can be arranged via the site. Contact me via the question form for any subject for more details.
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alexandra July 1, 2019
· Norwegian · Online
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Jana Vi Haggard May 17, 2019
· Finnish · Online
Jared is AH.MAY.ZING.

I love that he explains things exactly how I think and works at an adaptive pace to match my needs & preferences. He's fantastic at what he does and working with him is absolutely a worthwhile investment. I am making progress I'm truly pleased with under his tutelage. I highly, highly recommend working with him.
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Jade May 8, 2019
· Finnish · Online
Highly recommend Jared if you are wanting to learn Finnish! He makes sure to address your questions and language desires by meeting you at the level you are at.
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About Austin Y.

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Milpitas, CA
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Living in America makes English a necessary language to embrace as well as exercise. Speaking as well as writing can be done in both an academic and artistic manner! As long as the basics of have been ingrained, using the English language can become a powerful extension of your unique personality and experiences!

About Austin
Hello! My name is Austin, and my personal life motto is: doing my best to help others realize and reach their best! I have been teaching a number of topics ranging from music, fitness, to technology, writing, and religious texts for over 7 years. Over these years, I have also worked a myriad of jobs to receive invaluable experience as well as learn how to interact with all kinds of people.

It has always been my deep passion and true joy to journey along with someone who is simply willing to learn the many gifts that life has for us to enjoy! I am currently studying for my masters at Western Seminary, interning at a church, and a certified teacher here at TakeLessons.

Time and time again, I have come to realize that life is about serving, teaching, and loving others with what we already have; teaching is such a simple yet profound
way to practice this!

I look forward to doing my best in order to help you realize, reach, and ultimately relish your best!

Best regards,

Austin Ying
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Phoenix H. April 4, 2019
· Essay Writing · Online
My son enjoyed his first lesson with Austin and we hope there are many more to come!
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Casey October 22, 2018
· Table Tennis · In studio
Austin is an excellent instructor. He was very patient with me and helped me to work on the areas that I felt needed the most improvement, developing new techniques and skills to take my game to a higher level. I highly recommend!
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Neha S. March 27, 2017
· Volleyball · In studio
I am an adult and absolute beginner in volleyball and was looking to learn some basics and Austin did a great job of teaching me.
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Austin Y.

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About Ghada E.

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Canyon Country, CA

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I've been teaching English for 7 years in both schools and colleges. I have a sense of humor which my students love. I'm very understanding and a good listener. I can simplify the lessons giving various examples and encourage pariticipation. Will be using grammar, listening themes, communication skills, reading comprehension, and writing books

About Ghada
7 years teaching English and ESL and translation English to Arabic and vice versa good personally and flexibility sense of humor and understanding. Currently teaching English and Arabic online since 2016. Also teaching Arabic and Quran in the Masjid twice a week and online currently.
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Ragheed A. August 13, 2018
· Arabic · Online
Ghada has been very patient with our 8 years old son. She is systematic and flexible when we cannot make it. overall, we are very happy so far
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Nicole W. July 26, 2018
· Arabic · Online
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Mira and Mirna S. October 19, 2017
· Arabic · Online
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About Kat G.

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New York, NY
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Experienced teacher and tutor. All ages welcome. Lessons will be customized and catered to your individual needs/goals! Whether it's reading, writing, or grammar - I am here to help you with any and all of your English needs! Let's get started!

About Kat
I am a professional singer, songwriter, actor, and teacher. I graduated from Coastal Carolina University with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre (with a minor in Spanish)! Originally from North Carolina, I moved to New York City in order to pursue my dream of being an actress! Upon my arrival in New York, I quickly found that I also have an incredible passion for songwriting and teaching. Currently, I am pursuing a career in music and working as a teacher.

If you choose to study voice with me, you can expect to improve your technique weekly using a variety of vocal warm ups and songs. Because every person's voice is just as unique as they are, we will work through your individual strengths and opportunities for growth as well as work towards building up your repertoire - all while helping you gain more and more confidence in you
r vocal abilities!

If you are interested in studying acting with me, you can expect to read lots of plays/musicals, as well as work through a slew of monologues! We can work on material that I find for you or we can work through whatever you need to prepare for your next audition! I can help you find compelling objectives and beats and help bring your character to life!

In my Spanish lessons, you can expect to work through grammar, speaking, reading, and writing. I learned Spanish through an immersive academic program (K-12) and then I minored in Spanish in college so I not only have an understanding of the language from an academic standpoint but I also have been speaking Spanish for nearly the entirety of my life! I have worked with beginner Spanish speakers to native Spanish speakers helping with grammar and writing skills. We will work together to build up your confidence in speaking and understanding Spanish and before you know it, we'll be able to have our lessons fully in Spanish!

I am looking forward to meeting you and working with you soon!!
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Kat G.

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About Kendria A.

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Greenville, TX
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Experienced teachers of 4 years. Degree in interdisciplinary studies with a focus on 4-8 ELAR. All ages are welcome with a lesson plan that is customized to you and your learning needs. Can't wait to get started. Message me with any question.

About Kendria
Hello, My Name is Kendria Alexander. I am honored to be able to be part of Texas A &M University educations program. I obtained a huge interest when we went through some struggles with one of our children and the education system. I want to be able to give back to society and generations to come as some of the people on our path helped and guided us. I want to teach merely to make a difference. If I can dive into the education field where I can be a part of a community that will help when needed, I want it! To see the light bulb moment when a student gets it is a feeling that is not replaceable. I want to teach because I think this field is one that is rewarding and awe-inspiring. I believe learning is a life long adventure with some pretty grand people you assist along the way. The personal experiences I have are the paths we took with o
ne of our children. I have a child with a learning disability and the road we have taken has had some amazing people along the way. I have learned and want to share that you can go after your dreams and reach them! That nothing is impossible if you try and never give up.
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Kendria A.

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About Kathleen T.

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Do you need extra help with reading, writing or vocabulary? Are you looking for an ESL tutor to help improve your English speaking/writing skills or prepare for the TOEFL? I can help in all of these areas. I am a certified 7-12 English/Language Arts/Speech teacher with over ten years' experience as an ESL tutor. My professional experience includes working in the Troy School District at both the middle and high school levels.

In addition, I am a contracted, private ESL tutor who works one-on-one with adult students from diverse countries and backgrounds.

Please contact me if you need assistance. I look forward to hearing from you!

About Kathleen
I can help you improve your English by building a customized English training session tailored specifically to your individual needs. Lessons and activities may focus on speaking, listening, reading and writing to address:

• Accent reduction
• Proper pronunciation
• Email and report writing skills
• Telephone and meeting skills
• Business grammar and vocabulary
• Presentation skills
• Improved fluency

Contact me so we can get started!
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Kathleen T.

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$50 / 45-min

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