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Joseph M.

18 Reviews
Bethpage, NY
Starting at $27
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1991
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Joseph M.

18 Reviews
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35 + yrs playing/teaching experience
Classical to Jazz
Fun mixed with work

About Joseph

Local tutor; Will travel to you, or we can use my studios located in Nassau, Suffolk and all 5 boroughs. My name is Dr. Joseph M., Ba/Ma/Dma, in Education and Performance. I have reference lists a mile long, (with phone #'s, so you contact my previous and current clients), full of succes

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Javon A.
AMAZING KNOWLEDGE, GREAT TECHNIQUE, AND OVER ALL GREAT INSTRUCTOR. WILL HAVE YOU SINGING BETTER IN A MATTER OF WEEKS!!
Tyler G.
Excellent job and I am looking forward to my son having more lessons
Adeline
We went with online piano lessons at the moment due to COVID, but I was nervous about the format as the lessons are for my five-year-old daughter, so I was concerned the additional technology would be an impediment. Dr. Merkel was wonderful. He was friendly and encouraging to my daughter, ensuring she knew she could ask any questions she might have at any point. He absolutely made the technology work for us, and my daughter learned more than I would have thought possible in 30 minutes. She is counting down to her next lesson!
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Dave M.

13 Reviews
Elmhurst, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dave M.

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Your readers, be they your teachers, your peers, or total strangers, are looking to escape the world around them through your words. Whatever it is you're writing about, romance, fantasy, sci-fi, the reader wants your story to be a gateway into another world. I can teach you how to make every detail, from characterization to just describing your setting, never miss a beat. For your readers, there will never be a dull moment. After all, isn't that what we as writers are hoping to achieve to begin with?

About Dave

Hi, my name is Dave, and I've been teaching guitar & bass for almost 15 years. Working as a professional musician, I've made the time to teach students of all ages. Teaching has been my passion alongside performing since I first picked up an instrument, and I look forward to meeting and working wit

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Elena
I feel lucky we found Dave! My son who is 11 yo was having a hard time with his other piano teacher. Dave is patient, friendly and encouraging. What I really love is that Dave notices where my son is having a problem and comes up with exercises to work on that issue!
Julian
Dave is a great teacher and has helped me for 2 years whenever I have a problem he takes time out of the lesson to help me on a specific instruction. He pushes me to do better but we still go at a place we’re I am comfortable.
Adam
My kids loved Dave and can’t wait for him to come back!
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Matt P.

3 Reviews
Astoria, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • BFA Acting from Ithaca College
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Matt P.

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Our lessons are all about discovering what you want to write. Through playfulness and fun exploration, we'll figure out what stories you're excited about telling, and what form they'll take. There are no right or wrong answers in a writing lesson with Matt - the goal is to unlock your creativity and help you become the kind of writer you're meant to be.

About Matt

I am a professional director, producer, and teaching artist. I graduated from Ithaca College with a BFA in Acting. In the last five years, I have taught acting, drama, creative writing, comedy writing and improv to thousands of students of all ages in the greater NYC area. I've brought my fun-focus

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Liliana N.
My 9 y.o. is taking acting lessons online with Matt and he is AWESOME. Not everyone is gifted in both their craft AND the way they engage with kids, but Matt is, and my daughter already adores him. He is highly skilled, personable, creative in his approach, and fun. Highly recommended, Matt is a delight!
Brenna N.
Ryan H.
Matt is absolutely amazing! He is so helpful on how he is able to think outside the box to bring out the potential of your project!

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Brett R.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Español
  • AAAS digital/analog audio engineering from Shoreline Comm. College
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Brett R.

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Drawn from B.S. Mathematics degree from U.of Puget Sound

About Brett

MUSIC INSTRUCTION AND ENJOYMENT OFFERED. Very enthusiastic and experienced musician available for instruction offering the following: # In-depth written music theory coupled with an equivalent of ear training and tone recognition # Introduction to performance skills with instruments

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Julie
I'm into my second month of weekly guitar lessons with Brett and can't believe how well I am playing already!! I've had some basic guitar lessons in the past but still very much a beginner. Brett knew precisely where to start and what I needed next to advance my playing, and broke it down into attainable steps. So far I've learned a good handful of strum patterns; I can finally play two songs pretty well and sing along; and I am in the rudimentary stage of learning to finger pick. Really love the fact that beautiful sounds are coming from my instrument! Highly recommend if you're ready to make the commitment to becoming a capable player.
Charlie E.
What a terrible experience. I signed up for lessons for my wife from Brett as a gift because he listed times that would work for my wife given that we have a young daughter, and have a hard time making time for lessons. Brett told us 3 days before the lesson that the time wouldn't work, then simply never showed for the rescheduled first lesson. Worse, he simply refused to do scheduling via email (he would leave voicemails and failed to return my wife's call when she called back as they were playing phone tag), and then told us he had another commitment during the slot we had supposedly reserved for him. Worse, he failed to update the site as he continually cancelled lessons and never showed up for scheduled times. I now have a huge hassle of getting a refund on the money I paid for lessons as opposed to a lovely gift for my wife. Life's too short and we're too busy for such an awful experience.
Scott P.
Great teacher for my young daughter

Brett has been a great teacher for my 5 year old daughter. She is just learning the basics of piano and Brett has been great at expanding her skill sets. She really enjoys practicing with him and actually looks forward to when he comes over every week!

Kristy V.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Outstanding Teaching Assistant in Computer Science from University of Minnesota-Duluth
  • Teaches College
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Kristy V.

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My experience includes teaching two courses in discrete mathematics at universities, as well as serving as a teaching assistant and homework grader multiple times for discrete math courses. Discrete math is my favorite area of mathematics and I have mastered the main topics of the subject, including logic, proofs, induction, sets, functions, relations, and counting. I will teach you the concepts as well as walk through examples. Boost your confidence in discrete mathematics by scheduling a one-on-one lesson with me!

About Kristy

I hold a Ph.D in Computer Science and MS degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics. As a university professor and lecturer, I have taught several courses in computer science, computer programming, web development, event-driven programming, data structures, algorithms, and discrete mathematics at

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Jane T.
Kristy would be great for someone who already has a wealth of computer experience. I need to have screen sharing, I really am a beginner needing basic instruction.
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Aubrey W.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Middle School, High School
  • BA Theatre Performance and Musical Theatre from Marymount Manhattan College
  • Teaching since 2014
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Aubrey W.

6 Reviews
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It’s your story, so let’s write it! Learn how to take your creative ideas and shape them into a story or poem through plot devices, character development, tone, mood, setting, and so much more! Whether it’s for school or just for fun, we will build your story and edit as we go. Writing exercises and games will challenge your creative process and help you find YOUR literary voice.

About Aubrey

"Don't just sing, PERFORM!" Aubrey moved to Los Angeles after earning her BA in Theatre Performance and Musical Theatre at Marymount Manhattan College in New York City. Since moving to Los Angeles, Aubrey has taught as a summer Musical Theatre Director at the prestigious Youth Academy of Dramatic A

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Hunter
Please disregard my earlier review. I was in Mama Bear mode and after having discussed the matter with Aubrey, I retract my statements. The only suggestion I might make is that she check in with the students about how they felt about their class today? I know time is limited and this would be easy to do in a perfect world. I truly appreciate the way she reached out to me and my child to explain the misunderstanding after the fact.
Hunter
You kept my child muted almost through the whole class, even while he was singing and you paid little to no attention to him at all. He was excited to learn dynamics as a singer and you CRUSHED him. I used to teach private violin and I would never have acted so unprofessionally. You practically made him cry. This hurt us both.
Fiona
Aubrey is an absolute gem — kind, professional, intelligent, funny, focused, and fiercely dedicated to her craft. Highly recommend!!

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"Nick is amazing. In a very short time he has helped transform my daughter's writing. She has now actually started to enjoy writing, and now writes in a much more methodical and thoughtful way.
He is responsive, gives prompt and excellent feedback, and my daughter enjoys learning from him.
Cant say enough good things about Nick."
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Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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"Colin has such a strong passion for science and it's easily seen in his teaching style. He takes time to make sure that I understand the material before moving into the next section. He is very flexible and works around my schedule, especially if I have a final coming up! He has helped me get all A's in my general chemistry courses and I recommend him to anyone who needs some extra help to get higher grades!"
Lili
Took Chemistry lessons from Colin S.
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"She's awesome! would love her to help all my kids."
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Took Algebra lessons from Janis V.
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Usman Akhtar
Took Algebra lessons from Farobag C.
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"She was a great instructor. I was amazed at how well she presented her ideas on writing. She would be a good instructor to learn the aspects of writing. I'm still blown away by her knowledge of essay writing. Hopefully, someday I would like to be half as good as her. Amazing!"
Anthony
Took Essay Writing lessons from Morgan L.
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"Crissy was a great help to my daughter. Crissy jumped right in and was very personable with her. She felt very comfortable working with her. I will definitely keep Crissy's information for tutoring sessions going forward."
Natalie
Took Algebra 1 lessons from Crissy A.
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"Excellent tutor! My daughter improved 2 grades (went from a C to and A). Her tests scores were also improved and she did a great job on her SAT and ACT tests. Julissa, has helped her with her confidence in Math overall! Julissa is very reliable and provides a structure that helps students to excel."
Aleina
Took Algebra 2 lessons from Julissa F.
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"Colin is an instructor for whom tutoring is a genuine passion for the education of others. He patiently ensures that I thoroughly comprehend the subject matter and that I do not just memorize the content of the lesson for testing-related purposes (as I have in the past.) His style of teaching assures that I meaningfully retain the information to ensure that it is applicable to my immediate education as well as real-world future endeavors."
Lonnie
Took Algebra lessons from Colin S.
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"Halec has been a great help to my son. It's really cool to see him be able to play all the songs he loves from the radio!"
Eugene
Took AP Physics lessons from Halec S.
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Just had our first session with Christopher and my daughter is eagerly looking forward to the next one. He added clarity and helped her connect the dots on some concepts that she was unable to get from her high school teacher."
Kevin
Took Elementary Math lessons from Christopher A.
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