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Aleksander R.

6 Reviews
Staten Island, NY
Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Aleksander R.

6 Reviews
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Russian language spoken by over 250 million people. It is a beautiful language that grew and developed as loyal companion to the unique Russian culture. It's development was shaped with by some of the best writers and poets in the world, such as Pushkin and Tolstoy.

I believe that teaching a language without a well integrated cultural component is akin to crime, as doing so will deprive the student of opportunity of obtaining a gateway to understanding Russian culture... and perhaps a "mysterious Russian soul."

Unlike other subjects, where a curriculum is closely followed, Russian lessons are vibrant and are designed to promote fluency in conversation reading and writing. Poetry, videos and music are are integrated into the lesson plan - making learning efficient and fun.

About Aleksander

Dear Student: I am am an Instructor with over 10 years of experience helping students learn and do well on their tests. By utilizing unique teaching methodology, I approach each student's needs and learning styles individually and develop customized lesson plan. To date, 100% of my students pa

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Great teacher
Bea R Shemesh
Excellent teacher, very well-versed in subject matter!
Matthew
Aleksander was a pleasure to work with. On time, professional, and very knowledgeable about QuickBooks. He is a great teacher - I would recommend him to anyone that needs help with QuickBooks. Thanks Aleksander!

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Maria P.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Awarded Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition from Houston Symphony
  • Teaching since 1990
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Maria P.

30 Reviews
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Russian-born linguist Maria will help you with all of your Russian language needs. She is equally fluent in Russian and English. Whether it's tutorial help you need, translating assistance or just want to have fun learning a new language, Maria guarantees superb results. Большое спасибо и удачи с Bашим русским!

About Maria

Maria was born in Moscow, Russia. Her mother was a piano teacher and started Maria playing at 4. She studied at the legendary Moscow Conservatory with Victor Merzhanov. In the US, she won the Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition and debuted with the Symphony performing Beethoven's Thi

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Irwin
Maria is the best all-around music teacher I've ever head. She combines deep musicality, technical precision, rigor, and warmth. In just a handful of lessons, she's helped me find a level of ease and expression that I've never experienced with any other teacher.
Tyler
I have felt drawn to the Russian language and culture for many years and had dabbled with learning the language the past year. I really wanted to take my learning process to the next level and really needed that in-person tutoring. Maria has exceeded my expectations. She is patient, beyond knowledgable, Warm-hearted, and radiates a high vibration. She truly teaches the language and culture from the heart. My Russian skills are improving rapidly under Maria's tutorship. When you take lessons from Maria you won't just be her student, you'll be her friend.
Gini D.
I have been studying with Maria for two months and she is the best piano teacher I have ever had. I played piano very seriously as a child, with excellent instruction using the technique of Josef and Rosina Lhevinne. As an adult, I did not play for several decades, so I am returning to piano as an older adult student. In the two months we have worked together, I have made tremendous progress.

The technique Maria teaches emphasizes using the weight of the body to produce sound while keeping the hands and arms relaxed and fluid, which not only produces a most beautiful and expressive tone, but protects the body from injury. Although similar to the Lhevinne technique, Maria’s technique takes it to higher level. Many piano teachers do not teach a technique but, in my opinion, solid technique is critical for an advanced student and best learned from the beginning.

Maria is patient and detail oriented and teaches all aspects piano with mastery. I highly recommend her.
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Tatiana Z.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks German, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tatiana Z.

33 Reviews
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I have a Ph.D. in Philology and am a native Russian speaker born in Moscow - the capital of Russia. Therefore, I can apply my knowledge of language methodologies to teach Russian. Also, I have tutored foreign students in Russian for many years already.

Russian is my native language and it is one of the most beautiful, amazing languages in the world; it is the language of great writers and poets, actors and artists, philosophers and scientists, musicians and humanists. Besides teaching I held lectures in theory of language, history of language, psycholinguistic, and sociolinguistics.

About Tatiana

I am a former German professor from Russia who currently lives in America and tutors full time now Russian and German. I provide a variety of activities for my lessons so you will never get bored. For example, I will use games, interactive conversational lessons, fun warm up tasks, case studies,

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Aleksandrina
Tatiana is a great teacher, she is extremely patient and can match whatever pace of learning is comfortable for the student. She is very thorough with explanations and the lessons are engaging. Thanks to her instruction, I am steadily improving my German. She is also accommodating with scheduling. Highly recommended.
Sally
Tatiana is amazing! She always encourages me to write something in Russian each lesson. We often read Russian short stories. She is very patient with me in terms of speaking in Russian. She also tries to be efficient so students can get the most out of each class.
Nicola K.
Tatiana is super helpful & thorough, and makes the lessons enjoyable. I'm finding myself improving very quickly thanks to her!

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Tatiana D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Russian, French, English
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tatiana D.

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Levels Taught: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Getting ready for your trip to Russia and want to learn how to get around with a knowledge of basic Russian?
Looking to improving your Russian skills and reaching to a higher proficiency level?
Preparing for IB exam? Or simply want to take on one of the challenging languages to have a real sense of accomplishment?
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I am a native Russian speaker born and raised in Moscow. I graduated from Moscow Pedagogical University and received my Master's degree in Russian and French Languages and Literature from Portland State University. I have an Oregon teaching license and am certified to teach both French and Russian. For the past 25 years I have been traveling the world and working as a French and Russian teacher in international schools in Germany, Pakistan, Belgium, Egypt and Kuwait. I taught all levels of French (including AP and IB French) as well as tutoring IB Russian. In my 8+ years of teaching IB ...

About Tatiana

About me I am a native Russian speaker born and raised in Moscow. Currently I live in in the USA in the state of Oregon. I have been interested in languages since I was a child. I have discovered the beauty of French language and since then never stop loving it! My personal interests are in Russia

Tatiana Z.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $22
  • Speaks German, Russian, English
  • M.A., Ph.D. from Moscow State Linguistic University
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Tatiana Z.

35 Reviews
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Online Russian Teacher

I have a Ph.D. in Philology and am a native Russian speaker born in Moscow - the capital of Russia. Therefore, I can apply my knowledge of language methodologies to teach Russian. Also, I have tutored foreign students in Russian for many years already.

Russian is my native language and it is one of the most beautiful, amazing languages in the world; it is the language of great writers and poets, actors and artists, philosophers and scientists, musicians and humanists. Besides teaching I held lectures in theory of language, history of language, psycholinguistic, and sociolinguistics.

About Tatiana

I am a former German professor from Russia who currently lives in America and tutors full time now Russian and German. I provide a variety of activities for my lessons so you will never get bored. For example, I will use games, interactive conversational lessons, fun warm up tasks, case studies,

Recent Reviews
Aleksandrina
Tatiana is a great teacher, she is extremely patient and can match whatever pace of learning is comfortable for the student. She is very thorough with explanations and the lessons are engaging. Thanks to her instruction, I am steadily improving my German. She is also accommodating with scheduling. Highly recommended.
Sally
Tatiana is amazing! She always encourages me to write something in Russian each lesson. We often read Russian short stories. She is very patient with me in terms of speaking in Russian. She also tries to be efficient so students can get the most out of each class.
Nicola K.
Tatiana is super helpful & thorough, and makes the lessons enjoyable. I'm finding myself improving very quickly thanks to her!

Olga C.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian, Italian
  • Awarded 3rd Place from Opera Index Competition
  • Masters Degree in Solo Singing and Voice Teaching from Moscow Tchaikovsky State Conservatory
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Olga C.

22 Reviews
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Online Russian Teacher

I teach Russian diction for singers as well as appreciation of Russian art and folk music and literacy. I also have great experience in teaching Russian to kids using textbooks and materials approved in schools in Russia.

About Olga

Latest news: 07/28/20 It was a very different school year, and we had to do online not only lessons but also State Voce Competition and Certificate of merit evaluations. But we made it! Avantica received 3rd place in State Voce competition, and 8 sthdents passed the tests in levels 2-5, most wi

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antonio
Awesome first day!
Irene -.
She was really very good but Irene could not understand her. Irene is from Greece and Olga is from somewhere else. Just not the right fit.
Shannon
Did not have session

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The average cost of 60-minute Russian lessons in Hollis is $59. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $45 and $75 per hour.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson with Anna. She is a very good teacher. She understood my goals and structured the class in the right format. I look forward to having fluent conversations in Russian by the end of these sessions.
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Took Russian lessons from Anna E.
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"Great lesson today!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"
Gloria
Took Russian lessons from Marina K.
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"Tatiana is an awesome teacher! She's very patient -- doesn't mind repeating lessons zillion times! She's very flexible with her schedule as well . Always accommodates last minute changes!! She's fabulous!"
Yana
Took Russian lessons from Tatiana Z.
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"So it’s been 6 months since I started learning Russian with Anna and I never knew I could learn so much. She’s a very talented, and professional teacher. Her lessons are interesting, and informative making you always want to learn more. I’ve never tried to learn a language but with her if you show her you want to learn and you’re dedicated she’ll take your weaknesses and make them strengths but also make your strengths even stronger. I couldn’t imagine learning as well from anyone else. I needed to learn the Russian language for my travels and I know her classes will have me more than prepared. I Definitely would recommend Anna as the best choice for anyone ready to start their Russian journey."
Bryant
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"Amazing!!! Thanks Roman. I look forward to my future in the Russian language"
Jordon
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"Aleks has been my Russian teacher for several years now, and I highly recommend him. He is patient and perceptive. He never lets me get away with anything, but he never lets me feel incompetent. He adapts to my strengths and weaknesses, and I always feel he is going with me."
Tony
Took Russian lessons from Aleksander R.
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"So much fun! Loved learning with Roman! Look forward to more lessons."
Mar
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"Artem was great. He is a good communicator and is flexible with his schedule. Thanks Artem!!"
Timothy
Took Russian lessons from Artem K.
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"Taking weekly lessons at the high-intermediate level - Tatiana is a fantastic teacher - very good explanations of grammatical concepts and nuances of vocabulary/language - I've noticed great progress in my Russian since starting a few months ago."
Elizabeth
Took Russian lessons from Tatiana Z.
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"Anna is an enthusiastic, encouraging, and an inspiring teacher! Her lessons are engaging and delivered with respect. Her students would add that Anna is ready with a smile, a kind word or two, and adds a splash of humor to their time together."
Sally
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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