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About Tammy Y.

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New York, NY

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Mandarin is a musical language that's quickly taking over the world, you'll have lots of fun learning this language.

I was born and raised in Singapore, and am fluent in both English and Mandarin. I can read, write and speak at a bilingual, native proficiency in English and professional proficiency in Mandarin.

I'll teach you depending on your level and age. For kids, I use fun, interactive storytelling. For the adults, I'll dive into concepts like the origins of the language, nuances of the intonations, all the while teaching you vocabulary and sentence structure. I'll also adjust my lessons based on your feedback, your learning style and your goals!

About Tammy
I conduct group lessons for young children, which I am unable to state on my profile/list of services here. You can send me a message if you are interested in them!

I believe EVERYONE should have the opportunity to learn music, especially children, in a fun and enjoyable way! As someone who grew up around music (my mother is a music teacher!) I wish to give that chance to others.

I started playing the piano at around the age of four, and helped out as a substitute teacher at my mother's music school back in Singapore while in High School. I left shortly after to pursue music at Berklee College of Music, where I graduated summa cum laude in August 2013 with a Bachelor's of Music in Piano Performance and Contemporary Writing and Production!

My students range from as 3.5 years old, to the grandmother of a couple of my students. I wo
rk mostly with children, but have a handful of adult beginner students I work with as well.

Everyone is different - and I personally take the time and effort to develop and customize my lessons and materials for each student. I'll push you (a little!), to make you realize just how much you can do!

Music is an all-rounded experience. Not only can I offer you a chance to learn how to play different styles of piano, from jazz to pop to classical, but I can also teach you how to write your own songs, arrange them, and perhaps (if you like) record them!
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Elizabeth N. January 23, 2019
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Samuel J. October 23, 2018
· Classical Piano · In home
A very energetic and enthusiastic instructor. Tammy came very well prepared for her lesson and brought readily custom-made materials that make the lesson very smooth. Our son is really excited about his piano lessons again!!

Thanks a lot!

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Estrella H. November 28, 2015
· Piano · In studio
Excellent teacher. Was very impressed on how well the piano classes were explained in detail. My 6 years old learned a lot in her first piano class! My daughter came out super excited and motivated!
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Tammy Y.

New York, NY 10023
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About Lawrence W.

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Brooklyn, NY
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Students can expect to set goals for each week and to be given assignments to practice in between lessons.

About Lawrence
Larry is a native of Taiwan, and speaks English & Mandarin fluently. He teaches Mandarin Chinese in any of the boroughs of New York City, online, or at his home location. He prepares each lesson and holds students accountable for practicing before each lesson. The Better Chinese method is one method that he uses for young beginners, and he also has an online curriculum for students of any age to practice.

Larry started tutoring Mandarin Chinese while he was still a student at the BYU-Idaho in 2007 and has continued teaching after moving to NYC.
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Lawrence W.

Brooklyn, NY 11221
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$30 / 30-min

About Ying W.

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Modesto, CA
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I am from China. Both Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese Chinese are my native languages. Want to learn Chinese? Speak Chinese fast and easily? Learn how to read and write Chinese characters? Get to know the Chinese culture, customs and traditions? Let’s get started!

About Ying
My name is Ying. I am from China. I was born and brought up in China. Moved to North America 5 years ago. My native tongue is Chinese, I speak both Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese Chinese.
I graduated from University of International Business and Economics in China and received a Bachelor’s degree in Management.
I worked for a Fortune 500 global technology company for nine and a half years. I have been working as a lead teacher at a child care center in the United States since 2016, supervising and engaging children in age appropriate activities between Newborn and 12 year old classrooms.
I have worked with students both individually and in groups to help them learn to process new content and improve study habits. I am patient and have a sincere love for teaching Chinese. I am flexible. I truly care about your progress and will try t
o be available for out-of-class queries.
I look forward to meeting you! :)
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Wendi H. July 3, 2019
· Mandarin Chinese · Online
Professional, kind, thoughtful and a wonderful person and teacher!
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Alejandro July 1, 2019
· Mandarin Chinese · Online
Ying is an amazing teacher with an affable demeanor!
Very structured lessons with a clear path and goal.
I definitely recommend her!
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Lai C. June 1, 2019
· Mandarin Chinese · Online
Ying continues to be an outstanding teacher. She always prepares the lesson beforehand and the whole hour is super productive. She is very easy to work with, friendly and patient. Big thumbs up. Highly recommend.
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Ying W.

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About Lulu S.

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Long Island City, NY

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Native Mandarin speaker. Experienced in teaching Mandarin for five years. Let’s have fun learning ! 开始学习吧!

About Lulu
Experienced piano teacher of more than 10 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate/advanced piano student! All ages welcome. Piano is one of the world's most beautiful sounding instrument and I take pride in helping students succeed.

Will be moving to Jersey City after August 2019. Please check for your convenience of commute before booking lessons with me. Thank you.
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Bonnie March 11, 2019
· Piano · In studio
Very patient teacher rep since I am new to the piano
Excellent pianist!
You will be lucky to have her as your teacher
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Alexis January 25, 2019
· Mandarin Chinese · In studio
I had my first lesson today in Mandarin as a novice. Lulu is obviously an excellent tutor. She is organized, knowledgeable about the physical processes of phonetics, and extremely encouraging. I can not wait to go deeper into the Chinese language with her as my tutor. I strongly recommend taking lessons from her.
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Cynthia January 22, 2019
· Piano · In studio
Lulu is a very talented musician, and that translates very well into her teaching. She made the lessons fun by allowing me the opportunity to learn my favorite piano songs. She was so creative with teaching students of different ages and proficiency. I had a really positive experience here. I would recommend her to anyone who wants to learn and master playing piano.
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Lulu S.

Long Island City, NY 11101
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$25 / 30-min

About Chaowei H.

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New York, NY

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Grew up in China and graduated from one of the best universities in China. Learning Mandarin is more about learning Chinese culture than the words. Chinese is a very logical language and you will have a lot of fun learning with me.

About Chaowei
Before I came to New York, I taught English at a local training center in Shanghai,China.

I started teaching Mandarin to a few Canadians and Americans when I was in university more than 10 years ago. And we still keep in touch now. Learning language is more about learning the culture. I am fascinated by the differences and similarities between Chinese culture and American Culture. And discovering those differences or similarities will create a big curiosity which will be very beneficial and effective when you learn the language.

In fact, many people don't know or never notice that Chinese is a very logical language and full of Chinese traditional wisdom. Even you don't agree China is becoming more and and more influential in the world, learning some Chinese culture and oriental philosophy will be an interesting journey.

You will hav
e a lot of fun learning Chinese with me!
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Chaowei H.

New York, NY 10023
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$50 / 30-min
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About Stephanie C.

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Brooklyn, NY
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Hello

I'm a Brooklyn based designer. I grew up in Shenzhen, China and had traveled all around China. I’m passionate about Chinese philosophy, poetry, film, literature, food, and diverse culture.

Mandarin is my first language. Learning English and Spanish as my second and third language, I’m very familiar with the process and keys to mastering a new language. I like to approach language from a cultural perspective. Instead of telling you what is grammatically correct and what is wrong, I like to show you why words are spoken the way they are. Chinese is fun; it is poetic, and it makes a lot of sense.

I have experience in tutoring Chinese, translating Chinese, and subtitling for TEDTalks.

Here to share my knowledge and enhance people’s desire to learn. Let’s speak Chinese!

About Stephanie
I grew up in China. I have lived, traveled and worked throughout. I have experience in tutoring Chinese, translating Chinese, and subtitling for TEDTalks. I can work with people of all levels. (Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking) I’m here to share my knowledge and passion. Learning is a long and elegant journey,
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Stephanie C.

Brooklyn, NY 11205
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$42 / 30-min

About Huang J.

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New York, NY
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中文普通话二级甲等,国家标准。长期在北方生活,发音吐字很清晰没有口音。

About Huang
中文相关专业毕业,普通话二级甲等,有耐心。
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Huang J.

New York, NY 10002
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$34 / 30-min

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