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Yekaterina K.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish, Russian, English
  • Awarded Preforming Pianist from Music College of Semey, Kazakhstan
  • Piano Preformance from Music School #3 of Semey, Kazakhstan, USSR
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Yekaterina K.

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My name is Yekaterina. I am a native Russian speaker. I've been teaching Spanish, English and Russian to adults and children for many years. I am also a classical pianist, singer and professional educator. I received my degree in piano performance and pedagogy in 1992, and have been teaching since then. I have lived (and taught) all over the world, and I love what I do.
I speak and write fluently in English and Spanish, but as a native Russian speaker, I had to learn English and Spanish (as well as Portuguese, French, Italian and Mandarin) languages from the ground up, just like my students, so I understand very well the challenges of learning a language. I have structured a specific approach that incorporates tricks and shortcuts. Little things you can do to bring the language into your everyday life... these little things that accumulate and make the whole experience of learning a language much easier and more natural. I consider myself a language ...

About Yekaterina

Hello future students :-) I was born and raised in Soviet Union, where I studied piano since I was 5 years old. I love teaching, and have extensive experience teaching not only music, but a variety of other subjects -- I successfully homeschooled my own 3 children for many years, one of them bein

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Gabriel
explains everything in great detail and is always available to answer your questions. Gives you plenty of exercises to help you develop whatever skill you are currently trying to improve. She can hear when you make mistakes while playing a piece and tells you how to correct it. Also has a great voice and can help you improve your singing.
Michael
Very good! Looking forward to more!
Daniel I.
Katya is incredibly insightful and knowledgeable about music, harmony and composition. Very much looking forward to our next class!
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Anna C.

27 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Speaks Greek, Spanish, English, Russian
  • Awarded The Crystal Arrow from Russian National Competition of Young Journalists
  • Linguistics/Teaching from Pyatigorsk State Linguistic University
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Anna C.

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Do you need the magic pill that will help you speak Russian? The recipe is here. I am a highly qualified Russian language teacher with a degree in linguistics/teaching and more than five years of experience. I have developed several teaching methods, which I use during my classes. Together we will establish clear objectives for our lessons and will work on your grammar proficiency, listening and speaking skills, and accent neutrality.

About Anna

Do you need the magic pill that will help you speak the language? The recipe is here. If you do the assignments I give you (no need to search for any extra materials), I can assure you that soon you will be able to speak and understand. I am a highly qualified NYC-based Russian and English langu

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Doug
Great first lesson!
Alexandra Veller
nice and easy
Bryant S.
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.
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Anna E.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks French, Russian, English
  • Art History from Columbia University
  • Teaching since 2007
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Anna E.

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Interactive lessons to help you speak with more confidence. A blend of culture and language to integrate the learning within the context.

If you are in New York we can visit Russian stores and events to have a more immersive experience. If you are interested in music we will add this as our subject to learn the language. If literature is your passion we can work on small stories or larger works of literature and discuss particular use of words and expressions.

The classes are tailored to your needs. Please tell me why you are learning the language in your introduction.

About Anna

For English students: Feel more confident speaking and writing in English by taking classes with me. You will increase your vocabulary and develop a natural way to express yourself. Engage with culture and current news to gain the knowledge of both spoken and written English. You will learn not b

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Shashi
She is a great teacher. Very detail-oriented in her approach
Sarah S.
That was a great beginning with Anna.
Nina T.
My first Russian lesson with Anna was great. She was very patient with me, and went at my pace, which is much appreciated. I like that she introduced the idea of learning a bit about Russian culture, and she sent me an article which I look forward to reading.
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Maria P.

31 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Awarded Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition from Houston Symphony
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Maria P.

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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 Thir

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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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Natalia S.

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Starting at $33
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Natalia S.

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I use personal approach and help you reach your desired goal, whatever it may be: speaking fluently in a short period of time, reading classical literature, understanding cinema, etc. I make curriculum adjusted to your needs. Of course, my classes are fun!

About Natalia

Privyet:) I am originally from Russia, grew up speaking Russian and reading Russian Literature. Have been teaching since 2005. Work and live in New York City. I make sure to make your classes fun! About myself: Columbia University - BA Slavic Studies, Penza Teachers' Training College - BA Teaching L

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Tatiana D.

82 Reviews
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Starting at $39
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Master Degree in Teaching Russian&English from Saint Petersburg University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tatiana D.

82 Reviews
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Our lessons will be customized to reach your goals as soon as possible. I am a native Russian who lives in the USA. So I will be able to explain to you nuances of Russian language and cultural differences as well. You will learn how to speak as a native Russian!
I have been teaching Russian for 20 years to students of all ages.
Our lessons will be fun and you will learn a lot!
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About Tatiana

Hello! Здравствуйте! I look forward to help you reach your goals as soon as possible! I am from Saint Petersburg, Russia. I have been teaching private lessons for 19 years and always have loved helping my students of all ages. I went to Saint Petersburg University and earned Mast

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Daniella
one of the best instructor i have ever met
Robert H.
Awesome lesson. Can't wait for the next one.
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"Anna is a simply fantastic instructor of Russian. She has a plethora of resources at her disposal that she uses to great effect to help her students. We use a textbook in my class at the university, but Anna is able to supplement the textbook materials and explanations with her own materials. She is extremely patient and professional. I like that she really makes an effort to speak Russian all the time with students - even if we don't quite catch everything, it definitely helps to train our ears. She is extremely flexible and willing to work with students on whatever they think is the most pressing topic. Anna really revolutionized my own study of Russian and I am very grateful to her for all of her hard work."
Kevin
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"Polina was a lot of fun and was amazing with a lesson plan to start our session and everything. Looking forward to our next class together for sure."
Bhagamshi or Bee
Took Russian lessons from Polina L.
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"Victoria is friendly, professional, we'll trained and experienced teacher. She is able to come alongside of her students and help them in thier learning journey by providing them with great learning tools, materials and encouragement. She is a native Russian speaker who is able to communicate in English on a professional level. Her years of teaching experience enable her to modify her teaching style to fit each student."
Liya
Took Russian lessons from Victoria M.
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"It would be a truism to say that Anna is a great instructor, and she is. It is such a great experience to learn Russian with a native speaker, especially one who has seen so much. Her ability to explain the intricacies of the language in both English and Russian is invaluable. Her understanding of Russian grammar, combined with her ability to explain it in English creates a clear learning experience. I highly recommend her."
Parker
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"Anna Novikova is one of the most affable and interesting instructors I have ever had, making Russian, which is normally a difficult and intimidating subject, something to look forward to every week. Personally, I would recomend tutoring sessions for the conversations alone, but she also is a very intelligent woman and competent instructor, and your understanding of Russian is sure to improve with her."
Brandon
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"We took lessons from Marina through skype for our two children. The focus was on developing more fluent reading and writing skills. Marina offered a variety of frequently changing activities to keep my children engaged throughout each lesson and the course of the study."
Amy
Took Russian lessons from Marina K.
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"Anna is very nice, and professional. She knows what she's doing and explains everything very well so you understand. Her confidence as a teacher is reassuring and makes you confident as well."
Michelle
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"I'm a shy guy so when I went in for my first lesson I was really scared but my teacher was really kind and five minutes in I had completely forgotten that I was scared, and I learned so much. I went from knowing a very basic introduction to being able to ask for something, and knowing more words and it would take me ages to list off everything I've learned. Amazing teacher!"
Finghín
Took Russian lessons from Zhao Yang L.
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"Yeah, there are still a lot to learn and a lot of questions to ask, apparently, because it has only been my 4th class with him as of now. Well, we'll get there."
William
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"All good !
Looking forward to the next lesson"
Вера
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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