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Joseph B.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Bachelor and Master Of Music Degrees from The Juilliard School
  • Teaching since 1990
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Joseph B.

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The key to reducing your accent is a sensitive, objective hearing. We hear what we project from our minds. Very often it is not the same as what comes out of our mouths. The listener is also a judge that effects our speaking and thinking as well as our emotional state. That as you may know, effects the way we speak and also the way we perceive what we hear. The accent actually changes every day.

There is your first lesson and its free! There is much more to learn and to explore in accent reduction. I speak multiple languages and I am a professional musician with an unusually refined hearing. I possess perfect pitch, being able to identify frequency to within a range of a tuning instrument. As a conductor, I am able to hear which section and which instrument in that section is sharp or flat on a given note in the middle of playing a symphonic work.

Why is this important? It is vital to being able to identify what and where is needed to be moved as you speak to reduce

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my degrees from the Jull

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Jeff
Joseph has a wealth of knowledge about speaking, listening, vocals, etc.

He created a welcoming environment in our online lessons that made it easy to be vulnerable and get right to working on new skills.

I highly recommend for others looking to better understand their voice and communication style, and learn to hone them.
Catherine K.
Joseph put us at ease immediately. Our first lesson included valuable information on how to warm up our voices, increase our range and protect our voices. We look forward to our next lesson.
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.
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Isabelle S.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks French, Spanish, German
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Master's Degree in Management from Ecole de Management de Grenoble, France
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Isabelle S.

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There is no such thing as speaking a language with the right accent. I am happy to help you with this.

About Isabelle

I am a native French speaker born in France; I have lived in the USA since 2000 and speak English fluently. I teach both French and English as a Second Language (ESL). I am used to teaching/ coaching/ interacting with students of all ages (12-80+) and with professionals in a corporate environment.

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Carol L
In my French lessons, Isabelle has worked with me on pronunciation, reading, vocabulary and syntax. Isabelle is always patient and shows a strong command of french and how to convey concepts. I really appreciate & enjoy my lessons with Isabelle.
Kathryn
Just finished my 4th class with Isabelle. She has been very helpful with my French conversation. She meets me at my level and then challenges me. She speaks clearly and at a speed I can understand. The notes after the lesson are excellent and help me to continue my learning. I highly recommend Isabelle!
Brian
"Listener" is how I would describe Isabelle, and it's why she is a great teacher. I brought a lot of random questions into lessons each week and she helped me with all of the answers. She also used the answers to my questions to show me further examples to be able to help me frame why things were the way they were. This is my first French teacher but I couldn't be happier with the time I've gotten from Isabelle. I would highly recommend her as a teacher.
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Dr. Jeanne S.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches students 6 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Dr. Jeanne S.

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You will learn to confidently speak English more clearly with much better speech and diction. Learn to project your voice with confidence using good breath support with several excellent speech exercises!

We will practice in the mirror observing your expressions and record your voice and video. Your home work will be challenging, but fun to do. With these studies, you will see much improvement, especially those who are shy in speaking English. In a short time you will learn how to speak English WELL with much more life and confidence! Please read my reviews!

About Dr. Jeanne

*Hi and welcome!! My students like to call me Dr. Jeanne, so feel free to do the same! I have been in music all my life and I love helping my students no matter what level they may be.from beginning to advanced. My experience in music started on stage at age three and by the time I was 21 I was

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Alba F.
It was a pleasure and great experience to meet with Dr. Jeanne
Casey C.
Not good for young children. Inappropriate personal boundaries and discussions with parents about her own life.
Yasameen
I absolutely love working with Dr. Jeanne! She helps me reach my full potential and I feel more confident every time. I can definitely feel my progress and a change in both my voice and my confidence after only a few lessons. Singing has always been a passion of mine and I love that Dr.Jeanne understands that passion and motivates me to do my best! So grateful to be working with her!

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Steve S.

42 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Steve S.

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I have a graduate degree in education and nearly 20 years of teaching and private tutoring experience.

About Steve

I have over 13 years of teaching experience at both the secondary and post-secondary level, and I have lived and taught for nearly 10 years in Japan. I have an undergraduate degree in English with a concentration on writing, and a graduate degree in education with a specialization in TESL/TEFL.

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Vilma S.
Steve is excellent teacher
Yolanda
I expressed an interest in having a second opinion/ or set of eyes to get another read on what I was writing. The feedback offered was helpful. Thanks!
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Zachary W.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Hebrew, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Zachary W.

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Hello and welcome!
In accent reduction lessons we will work on correct pronunciation in English. Depending on the student's specific needs, we will focus on vowels, consonants, and proper syllabic accenting (where the stress occurs in a particular word). Learning a new language at times can be quite frustrating, but my methods center around practical, real-world use of the English language to maximize our lessons.

About Zachary

As a professional composer, producer, sound designer, and trombonist based out of Atlanta, GA I love to teach. I received my Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Trombone Performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music in Cleveland, Ohio and have taught for the past 10 years. Currently, I am wo

Margo L.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Classical Voice and Piano from VanderCook College of Music
  • Awarded Artist of the Month from Smooth 87.7 (Popular National Radio Station)
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Margo L.

38 Reviews
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The reason people have "accents" is because they speak a foreign language using the grammatical and phoenetic rules of their native language. This is easily corrected and I am the one to show you how!

About Margo

Are you ready to fall in love with your voice? Are you ready for something different? If your voice isn’t becoming to you, YOU should be coming to ME! I know what it's like to be frustrated with boring exercises and processes that seem to take a lot of time but yield no results. That's why I d

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Lenora B.
Great lessons
Jaelyn W.
Margo is amazingly gifted!!
Kelsey F.
My daughter said she has a beautiful voice and very patient and encouraging instructor.

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The average cost of 60-minute Accent Reduction lessons in Ellicott City is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $60 and $100 per hour.
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"Gabriel is an excellent instructor whose lessons are fast-paced and effective."
Yi
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Gabriel B.
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"Erol utilizes an audio software to analyze and determine what needs to be worked. This eliminates a lot of human hearing errors and gives me a visual on what’s correct vs incorrect. Highly recommended for you to try his method out."
June
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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"Steve has helped our son improve his speech in record time. It took us about a year to find a person who could help us with the very specific task of guiding a teenager toward using a more formal speech in general, in terms of both vocabulary and pronunciation. English is our second language, and Steve has been incredibly creative in finding ways to show our child how to improve his management of the English language. My child's self-confidence is growing, as is his academic commitment in general."
Rebecca
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Steve S.
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"Erol is a great teacher
He understood my weakness, the points to ameliorate very quick: his technical of learning is very efficient (I'm only at my 3rd session). Since he has an European background as well he knows exactly the difference of pronunciation between French (that I am) and US pronunciation.
He is also very devoted and patient, I recommend him no matter your background !"
Alex
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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"Erol is patient and passionate. His accent reduction course helped me diagnose my mispronunciations. This awareness is crucial in reducing my accent, and now I feel more confident in speaking English."
Dani
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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"It's a good start. I really enjoyed working with Adam."
Raj
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Adam R.
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"So far, I've had just one lesson with Gabriel, and my first impression is very positive. He has come up with a very specific and actionable method for making the student really understand the sounds (s)he should be aiming for. I am quite optimistic about this approach and feel it may be a good solution for me.

On the personal level, Garbriel is very personable and extremely pleasant ot work with,"
Sergey
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Gabriel B.
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"Very helpful and professional teacher"
Shiri
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Micah B.
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"I have taken two lessons so far and I can notice the difference already. Erol's method of using playback software and systemic approach is great. He is very knowledgeable and a keen ear."
Senthil
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Erol G.
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"Thank you Hunter for holding the lesson today. You're a great dialect coach. Looking forward to attending the next lesson !"
Kai
Took Accent Reduction lessons from Hunter P.
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