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Kathy B.

31 Reviews
Detroit, MI
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Sign Language for the Deaf, Sign Language for the Deaf
  • Teaches students 7 to 76
  • Awarded National Senior Olympics 5th place award for the 200 yard Breaststroke for my age group 60-65 in 2007. from National Senior Olympics at the National Senior Games in 2007.
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Kathy B.

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I am able to teach beginning piano, cello, violin as well as intermediate grades.
I am also able to teach Basic Math, Elementary Math,English Grammar and Writing, ESL History, Sign Language for the Deaf, Music Theory,Phonics, and Reading

About Kathy

I am a patient, enthusiastic teacher in the following areas: piano, violin, cello, drums, music history, and music theory. I have taught vocal and instrumental music in both Catholic and Public schools, and in after-school programs, for 20 years, and have been giving private lessons for 9 years. I

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Cynthia O.
A great passionate violin instructor.
Loquacious, but each moment of verbal conversation has a message that leads to the musical lessons of the day. I really appreciate her knowledge and skill. I am often reminiscent of my violin instructor as a child. Each session leaves me with the zeal to practice hard in eager preparation
for the next.
Robert
Kathy is a kind, patient and methodical teacher. She develops your piano skills with a structured program of theory and exercises geared toward constant improvement. She has helped me improve my piano technique throughout our time together. I have been able to play increasingly challenging pieces on a regular basis with her. I look forward to steadily improving my piano skills.
Robert Bilenchi
I have recently returned from a week long stay at the Sonatina Piano Camp in Bennington VT and would like to notify all those piano students who may read this review as to the wonderful experience attending this camp can be. The camp takes adult piano students at all piano skill levels from beginner to well accomplished. Students stay in shared rooms (2-4 persons) which includes a piano in every room. Attendance is usually 18- 27 persons. The mansion itself is home to approx. 30 pianos. All meals are provided (and are outstanding) as well as piano classes and 4 lessons with concert pianists or university piano professors. Ample time is provided to practice a performance piece for the end of week performance night. Master classes are given on several evenings for those wishing to perform a work in progress piece for the attendees and the camp owner providing a public lesson.
I have found that the attending student group to be extremely supportive to all other students especially to those experiencing performance anxiety. Repeating attendees (from all over the country) have formed lasting friendships among themselves which have endured for years. Eight week long sessions are given throughout the year. In addition there are summer sessions for school aged youth
and also 4 short week sessions for those wishing to try a sampling of the camp. This past January was my 3rd year attending the camp and I will be returning again next year. My experiences at the camp have been truly unforgettable. More information can be obtained at Sonatina.com
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Gregorio M.

89 Reviews
Ann Arbor, MI
Starting at $20
  • Speaks French, Spanish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gregorio M.

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I have a deep knowledge of Spanish grammar, orthography and syntax. My pronunciation is very clear. I make difficult things look easy. If you want to develop conversational Spanish in short time (understanding many people with different accents), I have the methodology for you to be fluent in Spanish.

About Gregorio

My name is Gregorio M. I am a native speaker of Spanish with a very clear pronunciation. I am a Spanish instructor at Washtenaw Community College. I have a degree in chemistry and a master degree in environmental chemistry. I have been working as a Spanish tutor in the Ann Arbor area since 2009.

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Geoffrey
Great instructor!
Ezekiel
Very thorough, very informative. I'm impressed with how he was able to relate to my teenager.
Cynthia
Gregorio makes the lesson entertaining and interesting. He was patient and very helpful. He is also very knowledgeable about the way Spanish is spoken in different places.
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Bonnie N.

2 Reviews
Livonia, MI
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Chinese, english
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bonnie N.

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I am Bonnie. I am originally from China - a native Mandarin Chinese speaker.
If you have learned a little bit of Chinese, and you like to practice speaking; then I may be the one you are looking for.

I know Chinese history and culture.
I have experience with teaching; for example, knitting.

About Bonnie

I am a certified knitting instructor from CYC (Craft Yarn Council ). I have over 35 years of knitting experience. I have worked with many types of yarn, from lace to chunky weight yarn. I am a published designer and have had my designs have published in Interweave magazine. Designing and te

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Mary
Bonnie was terrific. She is patient, knowledgeable, effective, efficient and creative. She is an excellent problem solver and can figure out any level of pattern complexity.
Debbie
Bonnie is an outstanding instructor with over 35 years of experience of knitting. She is certified and has the expertise to be able to teach from beginner to experienced students. I totally recommend her!

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Jay K.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jay K.

10 Reviews
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Thanks for taking an interest in my lessons. I help students improve their conversational ability and better understand the nuances in Korean through online meetings.

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About Jay

Hi everyone, Thanks for taking an interest in my profile! I help students improve their conversational ability and better understand the nuances in Korean. It will be a great time each other. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Thanks!

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Jael
Jay is a great, patient, kind teacher. He was very considerate and willing to teach, considering my goals and level, stretching when he sees that is possible, but respecting my time. I super recommend him.
Tina B.
Jay was fantastic for my first lesson. He was easy going and sweet. He took time to understand what I was all about and what I was looking for out of my lessons. He encouraged me to speak some Korean and try out some words, but kept most of our communication in English so I could to understand and follow along. I highly recommend him if you are looking for a low pressure learning environment.
Matthew K.
very help full.
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Jami B.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks French
  • Artist Diploma from Duquesne University
  • Awarded Lake Placid International Flute Seminar Performer from Lake Placid International Flute Seminar
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Jami B.

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I have studied French since I was a child, and continued studies throughout my undergraduate years. After finishing my music graduate degrees, I pursued continuing education via private study with a native French citizen and language professor.

While I didn't pursue a language degree, many European and native French speakers and teachers have verified the authenticity of my accent and command of the language. While I continue my pursuit of ever increasing skills and fluency, at this point in time I would be most helpful as a tutor or instructor for beginner and intermediate levels of French language learners.

About Jami

Taking a "road less traveled" as both a violinist and a flutist, Jami has spent a lifetime pursuing achievements on two diverse orchestral instruments. She is an active free lance musician on both instruments in Pittsburgh, PA and the metropolitan Kansas City area. She also performed frequently in

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Charles
Jamie is one of those stellar people who is good at everything she does. She is a first rate teacher, performing violinist, Flutist and scholar. I recommend her without any hesitation.
Diana
I was in my mid 50s at the time I began violin lesson with Jami. As an adult beginner, I was apprehensive about learning the violin. I had no familiarity with the violin or string instruments and I also had concerns regarding scheduling lessons due to an often erratic work schedule and a busy family life. Several violin teachers I had contacted prior to Jami were unwilling to teach an adult beginner.

Jami was an amazing teacher! She was personable, encouraging and alleviated all my fears and concerns. She understood my busy schedule and was very accommodating. The lessons were more relaxed than I had initially anticipated. It did not take long before I began feeling comfortable handling the violin and bow. Through Jami, I also learned a great deal about the history and construction of the violin, music for the violin and music theory.

Jami taught a mix of Suzuki, scales and multiple technique and method books; all complementing each other on my path to progressing as a violinist. As an adult, it was nice to gradually incorporate more tunes a mature adult would appreciate playing while continuing to build on the basics. After the first few months, I particularly enjoyed learning how to play violin duets with Jami or having Jami accompany me on the piano. I always left my lessons with a feeling of accomplishment.

I only ceased lessons due to Jami relocating, but I am looking forward to online lessons once I am more technologically capable of doing so. You will not be disappointed if choosing Jami as a teacher!
Katya
I have worked with Jami Bale for over ten years. She has deep knowledge of both violin and flute, and has profound skills in chamber music. Ms. Bale is demanding yet very compassionate teacher, her students excel at a fast pace and make wonderful professional and amateur musicians.
Ms. Bale was an irreplaceable member of the Chamber Music Seminar faculty and Pittsburgh Youth Concert Orchestra.
Whether the student needs to only keep up with the school curriculum or place a top chair in a youth orchestra, Ms. Bale will be there for you every inch of the way.

Katya Janpoladyan,

Kassia Ensemble - Executive Director
Chamber Music Seminar - Artistic Director
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Pantelis P.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Greek
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Pantelis P.

41 Reviews
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You can learn Greek language using my new online teaching method of Ellinognosia, a unique curriculum going step by step learning while being fun. Using technology you can have more structured learning opportunities online 24/7 such as videos, assessments, tests, vocabulary training, exercises and grammar

About Pantelis

Director of Greek Language Examination Center for the State of Maryland Coordinator University without Boarders in USA • Awarded by National Youth Leadership “Certificate of Nomination as a Foreign & World Language Teacher” Year 2014- 2015 • Master’s Degree for ‘School Leadership • Certified

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Alexia
He is a great teacher that will teach at your pace! He will not only teach you vocabulary, grammar, and language but cultural phrases that may have double meanings. He is a phenomenal teacher that I recommend to everyone.
Sherif
Pantelis is an amazing instructor, who is very passionate about teaching Greek. I am very excited about learning and working with him!
Maryann
Excellent first lesson

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Robert
Took French lessons from Fabrice K.
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"Incredibly patient and efficient at helping you make progress with the language."
Amanda
Took Vietnamese lessons from Chau N.
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"Cynthia is truly a great teacher. She understands what it is that i want to achieve from my lessons and then helps me achieve it. Great balance of conversation, learning new words/phrases and grammar. I highly recommend her."
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Took Italian lessons from Cynthia V.
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Moe
Took Spanish lessons from Georgina L.
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"My kids really enjoyed their first lesson and they learned a lot! Thanks for making it fun!"
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Took Spanish lessons from Christy V.
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"The class is very detailed oriented. I had my first class for alphabets also its pronunciation. We had homework for practicing Hindi alphabets and there will be a test for the following class. I am looking forward to it."
Joyce
Took Hindi lessons from Prajakta R.
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"Thay Chau uses a philosophical approach to cozy students into the language then pushes you to apply it pragmatically. I enjoyed learning with him, especially for reading."
Cameron
Took Vietnamese lessons from Chau N.
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"Nery is a dedicated and knowledgeable teacher who tried her hardest to adapt our class to a very diverse body of students. I was her student for 2 semesters and during that time, my conversation, grammar and pronunciation skills improved significantly. Our class was dynamic and fun, I highly recommend her services as an ESL instructor."
Nelly
Took ESL lessons from Nery G.
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"Just had my first lesson and it was fantastic. Roman is great at adjusting his pace to accommodate your strengths and weaknesses. Looking forward to next week!"
Jaclyn
Took French lessons from Roman N.
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"Excellent teacher. Recommend highly"
Sam
Took Italian lessons from Stefania P.
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