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Joseph B.

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Rochester, NY
Starting at $65
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  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Ranlet Award First Prize Winner from Rochester Philharmonic Women's Legue
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I have played billiards and devised inventions as well as new games over the many years. My mentor in the game and the art of pocket billiards was Irving Crane. Teaching the finer principles of the game and the psychology of performance at the billiard table is a legacy I would like to pass on in my life. So, here I am.

If you would like to learn how not to stress out over the last ball, how to breath properly, align your shot, aim, follow through and visualize the entirety of the shot- that is a good foundation. How to plan and treat the game as a chess board, think through many shots in advance and choose the right path as it changes... these are good building blocks. if you would like your blood pressure to go down while your opponent's goes up, its a good topper.

Most importantly, billiards is a game of the mind first and foremost. We play against ourselves before we play the opponent. Knowing your own process of feeling and thought is all important not only for ...

About Joseph

Hello my friends! I am now happy to share my diverse and vast experience as a professional musician with you. I have traveled much in my lifetime to study with the best in the world. This gave me the unique opportunity to be the fifth generation in a direct line of students to Ludwig Von Beethov

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November 14, 2019
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.
November 12, 2019
Ron
Joseph shared his composition at the bedside of a dying man. Everyone listened and stopped crying for a moment. We were transported from the terrible tragedy into his world of beautiful music. His compassion and sensitivity of spirit touched us. When he teaches this gift to others, the world becomes a better place.
November 12, 2019
Egmont
A great teacher and an amazing pianist! This was an experience of a lifetime for me. I have studied for many years but have never met anyone who can explain and demonstrate with such depth and clarity. In one lesson I learned more than I have in the past year! I am so grateful and would recommend this masterful teacher to everyone.
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Peni Y.

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Sewing
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Learn to sew like your Grandmother did. Anything from doll clothes to your own clothes - home decor and quilting. We’ve done it all and can teach you how to do it too.

About Peni

Whatever you want t to learn that is basic on a sewing machine I can teach you. Doll clothes - home decor - your own clothes - quilting - whatever you can dream we can achieve together. Call me with your ideas.

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Daniel P.

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Billiards
Starting at $80
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Daniel P.

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My passion is teaching Pool, known as Pocket Billiards. Day and night, I think about how to teach pool effectively. I have developed a unique training game that enables rapid progress on technique, aiming, pocketing balls and cue ball control. Most of all, it’s lots of fun. Learn by scoring points, not by missing all the time. If you have any interest in pool, take a lesson with me. You won’t regret it. I’ll see you at the table.

The lesson price includes both your and my table time.

About Daniel

I love teaching pool, especially to total beginners. I’ve developed some unique training games that help you make rapid progress while having lots of fun. It’s got to be fun!! For that reason, I’m great teaching groups at parties. Over a decade ago, I got myself a job as co-editor of what becam

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August 22, 2019
Eric
Very interesting person who raised my interest multiple times throughout the lesson. Also taught me the mastery of an important fundamental of billiards that I looked past
August 4, 2019
Luciano
Great. I saw real results from one lesson
July 14, 2019
Ace
My friend and I were just playing a game of 8 ball and Dan suggested a game call loop . We were impressed at how much we learned about the tangent line and how we had to focus at where the ball had to go in order to stay at the table. Dan really improved my game with just 3 hours of lesson today. He also showed us 2 other games and both required us to play differently and it made us focus on cue ball control. I was smiling each time as if I discovered fire. Dan would walk us through why and how. I had a great time If i have time to play again i would call dan no doubt.

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Jovan M.

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Chess
Starting at $70
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Serbian, Russian,
  • Teaches students 5 to 25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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lessons I do are fun for children. Chess is very interesting game and it is important how it is being presented.
Beginners will learn chess principals and get right foundation for future studies of the game.
Students will improve in all aspects of the game.
Competitive chess players will learn more about importance of endgames chess tactics and openings that will help them win more games.

About Jovan

I am FIDE and national chess master with FIDE rating 2310. I have been teaching chess in New York City schools and individually for past 20 years . Chess game should be fun for kids if is presented the right way. I will bring to students my expertise and understanding for the game; Many of m

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Melissa G.

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Sewing
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Cosmetology from Beauty Schools of America
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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I have always had a passion for Fashion. Born in Miami and raised in Texas, this Fashionista began her sewing journey at the age of twelve receiving lessons and sewing tips from my mother. From there I started making my own clothing and began wearing my fashions to school which led t me sewing and designing clothing for my fellow school mates as well. Word began to travel that there was a young new designer in the community, so my clientele and skill level began to grow. In 2004 I officially incorporated Random Star Couture a custom clothing brand which caters to Men, Women, Children, and Home Decor. As years progressed I became a professional Sewing Instructor for JoAnn Fabrics & Crafts along with teaching private clients. I also branched out into wardrobe styling and costuming. Which gave me even more access in the Fashion industry allowing me the opportunities to have worked with such clients/ companies as Roca Wear (Clothing Brand), Aeropostle, Lil' Wayne (Six Foot Seven Foot- ...

About Melissa

I have a True Love & Passion for Fashion and Sewing! I have been sewing since the age of twelve and have grown my passion into a successful career basically since then. What started out as a Hobby taught by my mother has grown into a lucrative craft and career. If you too have a Love and Passion fo

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Stevie A.

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Sewing
Starting at $34
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Fashion design from Parsons: The New School for Design
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Interested in becoming a tailor, applying to fashion school or just want to mend and create your own apparel? You have found your teacher!

I hold a BFA in fashion design from Parsons: The New School for Design with a focus in sustainable fashion. I have spent the last 5 years training to be a master tailor and currently have over 10,000 hours of experience. I am knowledgeable about both home sewing machines and industrial machines. I am trained in womenswear, menswear and children’s apparel construction. I can’t wait to make your fashion dreams come true!

About Stevie

Hi my name is Stevie and I’m excited to teach you how to sew! I learned to sew at the age of 11 because I didn’t want to dress like all the other kids at school and I haven’t stopped yet! I believe that sewing is a basic skill that everyone should learn whether you dream of filling your closet with

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"Siddarth is amazing with his students. He able to keep young children engaged and ensures students are all active participants in lessons. He manages to be observant of multiple games and always willing to give assistance. His knows his content and is exciting to watch work."
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"I am taking weekly lessons with Bora in order to push my game to the next level. Bora is passionate about chess, and it really shows in his approach to teaching, which I find to be both entertaining and effective. Bora is also a nice person all around and I would not hesitate to recommend him to my friends and/or their kids."
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"I had an awesome learning experience with Karen. She is patient and knowledgeable and I definitely knew how to crochet when I left after just one lesson. She showed me how to make a scarf and showed me how I can take those stitches and make a blanket. She taught me how to read the symbols and patterns and I can crochet!!!"
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Took Crocheting lessons from Karen D.
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"Dude really knows his stuff and goes above and beyond to try to help you identify your weaknesses and then improve on them. I've already gone up a few dozen rating points and I've only just started with him."
- Cole Borsch
Took Chess lessons from Kyle B.
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"My daughter LOVES Morgan and looks forward to her lesson every week!"
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Took Hula Hoop lessons from Morgan J.
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"First lesson. Great start."
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Took Billiards lessons from Edward A.
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"Excellent teacher. We took a 20'x2' section of "dirt" in the back, redid the soil, transplanted a rose in that section, added two other new roses and a bunch of ground cover. Looks great! Recommended."
- Bill
Took Gardening lessons from Marcel M.
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"Sabrina taught my daughter in-home, she was always on time despite the distance and was very patient and respectful. We have a few other children and she was extremely welcoming to the little ones looking in on the lesson. She taught my daughter how to use a store-bought pattern and some sewing basics."
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