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Jean P.

7 Reviews
Randolph, MA
Starting at $30
  • Bachelors Degree in Professional Music from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Jean P.

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As an experienced and passionate Music Teacher, I believe in an approach that gives students positive, constructive ways to learn. I design my lessons according to my students’ needs, with an emphasis on confidence-boosting activities. They learn how to practice, confidence on stage, confidence in themselves and out-ward ability to stay focused on the task.

About Jean

In 2014, I found my passion for helping others as a Music Teacher. I was living in Boston at the time, and offered my services to the many students who reached out for help. Through my years of experience, I’ve gained the reputation to guarantee great results, and the skills to get my students to e

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Simon I.
jean is very down to earth with kids
Nilton
Amazing teacher and my daughter loves her lesson. Jean has a great personality and she is very patient. Its a beautiful thing to see my daughter playing the piano.
mike
Great job getting my daughter who is not afraid to sing in front of people to open her voice up even further. She just preformed as a lead in a play and displayed what she has learned very well
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Ana E.

5 Reviews
Cambridge, MA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, English, Spanish
  • Professional Dancer and Teacher from Cuban National Ballet
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ana E.

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Experienced former professional ballet dancer, and specializing in the beginner/intermediate ballet classes. Everyone is welcome from kids to adults.
Lessons are customized to the needs/goals of the students.

I can teach beginners, starting from the basics to help you build a strong foundation of theory and technique.
For advanced levels we would work on your technique, posture, and artistic expression. We can work on some dances/variations if you are preparing for a competition or a performance.

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About Ana

Hello, My name is Ana. Let me tell you briefly about myself. I began studying ballet full time at the age of 10 at the Cuban National Ballet School. After numerous years of classes and exams I became a professional ballet dancer with the Cuban Ballet. I toured around the world dancing different

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Tucker
Ana is just a really great teacher. First, she’s a really nice person. She’s also highly competent, patient, flexible, and obviously a wonderful dancer herself. She makes things fun, and yet still teaches in a classical way, which is great. Yay Ana!
Katie
10/10 would dance again. Very kind and informative teacher.
Fay
Ana is an exceptionally gifted ballet teacher. She is the kind of teacher that strives to improve her students level and lift up their spirits. Her passion for ballet is infectious and my daughter is always looking forward to her next ballet lesson! She has made tremendous progress under Ana's guidance. I definitely recommend her!

Goldie W.

Brookline, MA
Starting at $84
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Goldie W.

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Seeking students of all ages to experience the art of Ballet.I have been teaching ballet for 6 years now. I have taught itty bitty babies to seniors in high school. I bring a fun and exciting approach to my ballet classes that will challenge you and make you feel like you are dancing like no one is watching by the end of the first lesson!

About Goldie

Hey everyone! My name is Goldie W. and I am a ballet teacher here in Boston. I have danced my whole life and have been a professional since I was 18. I am looking for students who are excited about Ballet and want to grow and fall in love with the art form. I accept all levels from first timers to

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Troy W.

61 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Ancient Egyptian, French
  • B. Mus. in Composition from The New England Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Troy W.

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Film scoring lessons are for experienced composers who already have a solid grasp of basics in notation, harmony, form, and instrumentation. Lessons tend to be project-oriented and in this format we will work on various elements including orchestration, music syncing, narrative interpretation, etc. Primary text: On the Track by Karlin & Wright. Lessons are a minimum of 60 minutes once per week. Students should come to the first lesson prepared to discuss their background & goals and the plan of their course of study as well as bring samples (printed and recorded if possible) of their work.

About Troy

Composer Troy W. graduated from the New England Conservatory, earning his Bachelors, Masters (cum laude) and Graduate Diploma while studying with mentor Malcolm Peyton. After spending a year studying with Lukas Foss in Boston, Mr. W. moved to Houston in 2001 where he continued graduate studies at R

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Rafael V.
Good and accurate tips on what needs to be worked on. Thank you
Rich
Troy W. is a phenomenal teacher. He has a passion for teaching and prepares each lesson for his students before they arrive. He has high standards and expects you to work hard but it understanding when a situation arises in your life. He is a warm and friendly person and has a great sense of humor. I have been taking lessons for a year and a half and feel fortunate to have found him. I recommend anyone living in Houston or in this country or other countries to study with him. He is easily the best teacher I have ever had in any subject throughout my life.
Rich T.
Troy Wayne is a phenomenal teacher. He has a passion for teaching and prepares each lesson for his students before they arrive. He has high standards and expects you to work hard but it understanding when a situation arises in your life. He is a warm and friendly person and has a great sense of humor. I have been taking lessons for a year and a half and feel fortunate to have found him. I recommend anyone living in Houston or across the country or in other countries to study with him. He is easily the best teacher I have ever had in any subject throughout my life.
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Nancy R.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Masters in Music Performance from Manhattan School of Music
  • Teaching since 2006
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Nancy R.

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I have 30 years stage experience and have been teaching actors of all ages for over ten years. I specialize in a natural, comfortable approach, tailoring my lessons to the needs of each individual actor.

About Nancy

I believe in the extraordinary power of music to communicate, to inspire and, often, to heal. That belief inspires all my work. My goal is to help you find the power to express express through singing your unique self. It doesn't matter whether your voice is professional quality or whether it'

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Amanda
Thanks to Nancy, I have found my gift in singing. Nancy is very patient, kind, and knowledgeable. I have really enjoyed my lessons with her.
Karen
Nancy Is wonderful! She put you at ease and is very easy to connect to and is very encouraging.
Frances H.
Nancy was fantastic!!! We are very excited about my daughter's lessons with her!!

Evelyn D.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Best Actress from Runway Theatre - Grapevine TX
  • B.A. - Speech Communications from NTSU
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Evelyn D.

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Specializing in the beginner, intermediate and advanced level training. I love acting, performing, directing and teaching and have been involved with the acting world since age 6! Studied theater in high school and at NTSU, have a B.A. Speech/Communications and Spolin Improv technique with Nancy Fine of Second City.
I believe basic acting skills help you in every day life to be more poised, confident and help hone listening skills. It is a true delight for me to see the "light-bulb" go off when a student fully grasps a new concept or idea.
I customize sessions based on the individual.

About Evelyn

Evelyn has been involved with theater/acting since age 6. Studied theater in high school and at NTSU. B.A. Speech/Communications - NTSU Is a local Actor, Director and performs Improv. Studied Improv with Nancy Fine of Second City. Multiple theater best actor and director awards.

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Natasha
Evelyn is a wonderful instructor! She is insightful with many years experience under her belt and she is passionate about acting. It’s great to have her support as I go into acting for opera at the collegiate level. I enjoy working with her and I highly recommend her!
Dale
Evelyn is one of the BEST directors I have worked for as an actor. Her level of care for actors was amazing! Throughout the process she helped guide and encourage the actors to bring out the best in themselves. She has a gift for acting and as a director she can relate to actors and understand what they are going through in a production. Thank you for Evelyn for everything!!

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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Cyndi E.
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She was friendly, encouraging, patient, and professional. She is a good fit for us.
We went home happy, with 2, 3, 4, and 1 on my minds."
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Took Ballroom Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"Fawn has proven herself over the past 3 years to be an excellent teacher in music theory, piano, songwriting, voice, performance and as a producer in the studio. I consider her to be one of the best vocal producers and coaches that I have ever worked with, and I know that if you take lessons from her, you will learn and grow in leaps and bounds in all ways positive and powerful."
Conner
Took Stage Performance lessons from Fawn A.
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Took Acting lessons from James W.
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"Really enjoying Sara's lessons! She's very patient and gives great tips. I'm learning a lot!"
Frances Chen
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"This was my first ever acting class and it was amazing and very informative. I learned A LOT in one session. I was really nervous starting this, however, Donnabella made me feel very comfortable."
Me'Rhanda
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"Ferlyn has excellent skills in teaching dance. My daughter has improved her dance techniques in 3 classes. We highly recommend her to everyone that needs dance instructor."
Cece
Took Dance Choreography lessons from Ferlyn F.
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"I don't know about you (yes you, the one reading this), but I've been secretly wanting to act my whole life and am a full of life personality with hidden insecurities. Even though I have never really acted professionally, I have been theatrical and playing all sorts of characters, speaking in accents and dancing to everything in front of the mirror, in comfortable social gatherings and have even put on shows for my pets and husband! Last time I acted "professionally" was in a high school play. And even then, I mostly helped make the props!

I tell you this, because, with that kind of a background, nervous and yet SO excited to JUST TRY, I chose Christian as my teacher- my professor of Acting!

I am 3 classes in and Christian is very supportive, non-judgemental and extremely easy to learn with. I am impressed with his skills, his ability to immediately decipher something I'm trying to explain, and then how easy he makes it for me to put his constructive feedback into practice. The practice is not easy... because that stuff always takes hard work, but he explains it all so easily so I can start practicing and exploring the acting world. He is honest about the acting world, the people in it and the various steps it takes to get to wherever you are trying to get! So be honest with yourself and let this be an authentic and fun experience! Plus, it's so nice to talk to someone that actually gets what it's like to be dreaming!

Thanks Christian!"
Dharti
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"HE KNOWS THIS INDUSTRY FROM A FILMAKERS STAND POINT AND AN ACTORS STAND POINT. YOU CAN NOT ASK FOR MORE THEN THAT. I HAVE LEARNED SO MUCH DURING OUR SESSIONS."
Kyle
Took Filmmaking lessons from LaMarcus T.
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