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Raycurt J.

Washington, DC

Basis of centering the body for performance of various techniques

About Raycurt

Raycurt J. aka "Fiddla", Violin-Viola-Voice-Piano-Rhythm-Dance and Event Productions.

Music is the universal communicator, educator, healer, and conflict mediator.
We naturally expose our children to music to incite awareness and stimulate self-motivational learning practices within. Music, as a hobby or passion, you will discover the connection to other practical disciplines, such as, science and mathematics.

Learn how to keep time, the ruler of motion in music.
Learn the basics of the music language and the idioms of Jazz.
Learn how to create a beautiful melody, the syntax of song.

Techniques of effective practice.
Basics of Improvisation and Composition.

It is well documented that exposing children to music and the creative arts is important for the fundamental elements of logical thought processes and schematic reasoning.

Music is organic FUN for kids of all the ages!
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Native of Washington, D.C. began at the age of seven on the piano. Singing in family church choirs and training with the D.C. Youth Chorale.
Began instruction on the Viola in the D.C. Youth Orchestra program.
Attended the Duke Ellington Performing Arts High School in it's inaugural year.

Recordings with artists throughout the U.S. and Europe. Presentations of jazz and classical ensembles with rotating artists for hire. With a variety of genres of music a formidable Violinist and Singer/Entertainer.

He has performed with notables such as Stevie Wonder,
Natalie Cole, Bette Midler, and Carmen Mac Cray.
Akademisches Festival Orchestra, Leipzig, Kammerorchester de St. Laurentius, in Dessau, Germany.
National Gallery of Art Orchestra, and the
American University Symphony.
Howard University Community Orchestra
La Fete Musique.
MTA-Music Under New York

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Paul M. June 24, 2015
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
Mr. Raycurt is encouraging and patient. He has made learning piano exciting for me!
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Dana R. April 7, 2015
Violin · In studio
Verified Student
Mr. Johnson is a FABULOUS violin instructor. I haven't played in 20 years, and after a few lessons my technique is coming back. His teaching style is one where he pushes you beyond your expectations. He's an excellent teacher for beginners and experienced violinists. I also love that he is so talented in many genres of music...such a gifted violinist. Hope to play like him again soon. I highly recommend this teacher.
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Jesse C. November 23, 2014
Violin · In studio
Verified Student
Raycurt has developed and implemented a constructive way for beginners to understand the violin, comprehend music theory, and figure out how to make this instrument sound good!

(It's not easy to do...)
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Raycurt J.

Raycurt J.

Washington, DC 20001
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$35 / 30-min
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Shannan E. J.

Fredericksburg, VA

Stepping is a kinetic dance form that uses the body as a percussive instrument to make music.
One-on-One time to perfect choreography and polish routines.
Learn the basics of stepping.
Learn to master choreography.
Learn to choreograph steps.

About Shannan E.

Background Checks
DCPS 2014
Office of Youth Programs, DC Dept. of Employment Services 2015
Fredericksburg City Public Schools 2015

CPR/First Aid Certified 2015

Coaching Tumbling since 1996
Coaching Cheerleading since 2000
Coaching Stepping since 2000
Teaching Screenwriting since 2007

MFA Film, 2008
BA English and Journalism, 2004

Former Junior Creative Executive at the Syfy Channel in Development and Current Production

Performed and Taught Stepping in Step Afrika!

Ensemble member in the First National Tour of the Broadway show Ghost the Musical
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Pernilla T. September 26, 2014
Stepping · In studio
The young ladies of Virtuous Star, Inc."VSTAR" had an awesome opportunity to experience a step class taught by Shannan. Our girls had a great time learning how to step through a fun and exciting classroom environment! Her level of energy and enthusiasm was displayed and felt during the entire class period. She continued to push our girls through motivation and positive feedback. Lastly, Shannan is a professional, booking her for our class was easy! I totally recommend Shannan for any of your dance, step or cheer needs.
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Shannan E. J.

Shannan E. J.

Fredericksburg, VA 22406
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$50 / 30-min
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Rehema P.

Washington, DC

Ready for Fun, Technique, Fitness and Dance!!!
Experienced Dance teacher of 30+ years available for students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students get what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of African Dance technique, grace and skills. I specialize in Central African (Congolese), West African (Senegalese, Guinea, Mali, Gambia). I also teach the history, culture and song and folklore of these areas.

About Rehema

Greetings, So glad you stopped by to check me out. I have danced Traditional AFrican Dance for over 30 years. it is what keeps me youthful in mind, body and spirit. I have studied African Dance here in the U.S. with variuos teachers some born here and many newly arrived or visiting from the continent or at home in AFrica. I have performed, taught and studied African Dance on the Continent of Africa.
What i bring to you is a Fun Powerful Gentle to your body approach to AFrican Dance. I am well versed at teaching technique as well as sharing with you nuances and secrets for endurance, sensu
ality, energy, grace and style in West and Central AFrican Dances of Congo, Senegal, Gambia, Mali, and Guinea Conakry.
I will also bring to you health tips to assist you in acheiving Optimum Health !
So come on Let's do this !!
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Rehema P.

Rehema P.

Washington, DC 20002
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$30 / 30-min
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John C.

Washington, DC

Learn Michael Jackson's iconic, authentic dance moves from Thriller, Beat It, Billy Jean, and other dances from the only Michael Jackson dance instructor in the Washington DC area. Expect to have a blast with a friendly, fun, non-judgmental, patient teacher that will guide you through each move. Expect to be able to show off the moves to your friends and family, impress the opposite sex, rock the dance floor, and perform the Thriller on Halloween. No dance experience necessary, beginners and up!

About John

I teach Michael Jackson's signature dance moves in fun, enthusiastic, non-judgmental way. I've danced for over 20 years in New York and Washington, DC, and have trained with world-renowned choreographers. I was a dancer in modern and salsa dance companies in New York, and taught Michael Jackson's dancing in the Washington, DC area for over 6 years. I love teaching people from all levels and ages, especially beginners.

You only regret the things you didn't do in life - and learning Michael Jackson's dancing is a rare, fun, and unique experience that you'll have with you for life. Take a l
esson with me and have a blast!
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John C.

John C.

Washington, DC 20002
starting at
$45 / 30-min
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Megan H.

Washington, DC

Teaching dance is one of my passions -- I love to dance but I also love to share this creative journey with others. My specialty is teaching kids age 3-10 but am capable of teaching older or younger. I hope to meet you soon! :)

About Megan

Hello! I am a children's dance instructor specializing in ballet, jazz, and contemporary dance. I have been dancing for 27 years and absolutely love it. I work in non-profit education and teach in my spare time -- after work and on some weekends. I would love to help your children learn the art of dance in the convenience of your own home! I am flexible with my schedule so please message me if interested. :)
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Megan H.

Megan H.

Washington, DC 20037
starting at
$40 / 30-min

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