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Shauna K.

55 Reviews
Bearsville, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • BFA in acting from Carnegie-Mellon University and College at Purchase SUNY
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Shauna K.

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ACTORS will learn how to connect and open up to their emotional life, trust their instincts and gain confidence in performance. You will learn emotional memory, Stanislavski's basic acting tools and how to apply The Method to any script using your life experiences to make the script live.

Having coached actors for many years, audition preparation and performance are two of my specialities. You'll learn detailed exercises that you can use in any situation. You will learn how to let go of non-productive habits that impede your creative process and how to increase use your vocal and physical expressiveness. You will learn exercises and insights that will increase your ACTOR TOOLBOX so you are equipped to face rehearsals and performances.

I have been teaching acting for over 25 years. I am the artistic director of Voice Theatre and have directed over 40 productions on 4 continents. Check out some of the videos!

In America I have taught acting at; New York University, Stella ...

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Shauna is a professional director, acting and voice teacher and artistic director of Voice Theatre. She is currently teaching at BARD LLI. Shauna has taught voice and acting in many universities in the UK and US. She has directed over forty plays in eight countries from Aberbeen, Scotland to San

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Shauna is an excellent, super knowledgeable instructor. I immediately felt relaxed and comfortable in my lesson.
Jack
I've never acted before, and Shauna was warm, welcoming, and instantly made me feel comfortable. She creates a space that is open and relaxing. I am really looking forward to our work together.
Carol D.
I love her manner and kind spirit. I look forward to each week. She is showing me how to slow down and FEEL myself. I am one that feels others more often. She is fantastic in reading people and knowing what they need in particular to reach their goal.
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Pecos S.

32 Reviews
Lake Katrine, NY
Starting at $62
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • BM Cello Performance from University of Oregon
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Pecos S.

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I am a professional performing artist and educator who believes that everyone is inherently musical. I have extensive experience with students of all ages and abilities and enjoy cultivating the interests in those whom I teach.

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New York-based cellist Pecos was the winner of the 2016 Baroque Concerto Competition at the San Francisco Conservatory and has performed on baroque and modern instruments across the US, the Czech Republic, Italy and Austria. Pecos has recorded for the Naxos label as a Fellow at the National Orchestr

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Cheryle
Pecos is a wonderful teacher. Very patient. Has excellent tips to accelerate the learning process. Customizes the classes to achieve my personal goals. I previously took cello years ago and got frustrated. Now I am 67 years old and his teaching recommendations have enabled me to accel far beyond where I quit last time. I am encouraged now to continue on. C.Hart
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Leanna G.

39 Reviews
Lake Katrine, NY
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, English
  • Awarded Senior Solo Competition Winner from Schoharie Valley Concert Band
  • Teaching since 2013
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Leanna G.

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I believe that the most important aspect of learning is a positive and comfortable environment that encourages and facilitates growth! My studio ranges from ages 9 to adult and from beginner to advanced.

Through my own studies I have experienced many different teaching styles and philosophies, and have developed my own method to help my students progress quickly and efficiently.

Every lesson will begin with a discussion about the students practicing so that we can celebrate growth and work together through challenges.

Students will be asked to study technical and tone exercises as well as repertoire that will help them progress in the necessary areas. I will help my students choose pieces that are appropriate and enjoyable.

If a student would like to study a popular song then I will gladly write my own arrangement for them. We can also learn to play by ear and improvise.

For my online students I will record solos, duets, and piano parts to pieces that we cannot play ...

About Leanna

Leanna is a co-principal flutist and piccolo in The Orchestra Now (TON) based at the Fisher Center in upstate New York. She has performed with TON in venues such as Carnegie Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Since joining in September, Leanna has participated in two a

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Ramon L.
She knows how to pigeonhole the knowledge and is very charming.
Jaelynn L.
Leanna has helped my daughter become a more confident flute player. She has only had a few weeks worth of lessons but I already notice a huge difference in her playing! If you're looking for an instructor, Leanna is it. She is extremely knowledgeable and has a way of teaching that my daughter just gets. I definitely recommend her!!
Valerie
My 10 year old daughter has been meeting with Leanna online for only a few weeks now and I notice a huge difference in her flute playing! She is more confident and has learned some techniques to help her sound better. Leanna has a special ability when it comes to teaching flute...I definitely recommend her!
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Emily B.

15 Reviews
Tivoli, NY
Starting at $25
  • Speaks
  • Bachelor of Horn Performance and Music Education from The Eastman School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Emily B.

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I teach hornists of all ages, and have been teaching privately for 6 years! I have a music education and horn performance background and teach based off the learning styles that best meet a student’s needs. I have experience with teaching young and mature beginners, elementary-high school, and college. I love helping students prepare for college auditions and exploring different options as to how music can be a part of their life. A unique process I love for teaching : using my students’ favorite song or artist to build fundamentals on the horn!

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I have been playing the horn for 11 years! I have an undergraduate degree in Horn performance and music education from the Eastman School of Music where I was also nominated for and won a Performance Certificate. I continued on to become the teaching assistant for the Pennsylvania State University (

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best teacher ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:):):):):):):):):):):)
Elissa
We love Emily! My daughter is in 4th grade and started with absolutely zero horn experience. She has made so much progress in a few short months! Emily is an amazing teacher and is so kind and patient. We definitely recommend her.
Reetu
great lessons! - P.S best insturter ever!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Jordan M.

116 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Jordan M.

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Learn piano in an encouraging environment with a friendly expert :) Experienced piano teacher for over 15 years and more than 11,000 lessons taught. I tour with Grammy award winners The Brian Setzer Orchestra. Music reading, posture, hand position, scales, arpeggios and most importantly - your favorite songs!

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1. All my students feel like rock stars! Each lesson is fun and enriching. 2. I provide a clear lesson plan complete with goals, achievement levels, and performances. *Experienced teacher and professional musician. *Has performed with: The Brian Setzer Orchestra, Bobby Kimball former lead si

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Thaddeus
JJordan was patient and instructive. I couldn’t have asked for a better experience for a novice like me.
Rick
My first lesson with Jordan was very cool. Extremely knowledgeable, great patience, great communication and very supportive.
I can’t wait for my next lesson. I’m going to practice now. Everyone should be awake. 👊🏻
Jim Catalano
Jordan is a genuinely kind man with a very positive & encouraging approach to teaching music. he is knowledgeable, meets you where you are in terms of skill level and makes the whole experience motivating and fun. Can't wait for my next lesson.
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Julia A.

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  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Julia A.

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Julia has owned her piano studio for 21 years. She holds a Masters of Music in Piano and has served on the music faculty at Monmouth, Knox, and Cornell College.

Lessons with Julia are motivating, student-centered, and fun! Using student's preferences and requests, Julia designs a piano curriculum around music students want to play! She uniquely is equipped to teach popular music, jazz, as well as classical styles!

About Julia

Julia Andrews is an active performer of chamber music and jazz piano. Andrews made her international debut in November 2008 as a guest artist at the Ho Chi Minh City Conservatory of Music International Contemporary Music Festival in Vietnam. She is in demand throughout the Midwest as an accompanist

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