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Popular Performing Arts Teachers in Lorton, VA

Katelyn J.

7 Reviews
Ashburn, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music: Vocal Performance from The University of North texas
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Katelyn J.

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About Katelyn

How I Can Help You: I have worked one on one with music students for 10 years. I have extensive experience in teaching classical, musical theater, and pop styles of singing, as well as acting for the stage and beginning piano. Whether you are a beginner, or a veteran musician, I can help you

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Soha
Our first lesson today went extremely well. My 7 year old daughter thoroughly enjoyed herself and seemed to get along very well with Ms. Kate!
Elise K.
She is a great teacher and is very positive. She has a great style of teaching and makes everything you do a lot of fun!
Courtney C.
My 7 year old daughter had a great experience with Katelyn! I would recommend her to anyone!!!
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Melody S.

31 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $100
  • Speaks Tagalog, English
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 16; Female: 3 to 60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Melody S.

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"Choral conducting is the art of directing a musical performance, such as an orchestral or choral concert."

As a conductor, I will do my job to the best of my ability to set the correct tune, proper tempo, ensure exact entries by various members of the choir, and to shape the phrasing appropriately, to convey ideas of the music and work on interpretation in rehearsals prior to a performance.

About Melody

Every student is unique and individuals rely on different learning styles. The teaching method of Melody is adjusted to fit the needs and desires of the student, characterizing a plan based around their individual strengths, weaknesses, and music goals. While the focus is founded on teaching the ba

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Kaylana P.
This was my daughter's first singing lesson. Melody was very accommodating with my wife and I observing our daughter. With a musical background myself, I immediately knew that Melody had immense knowledge not only about singing, but also the theory and technique that all singers should learn.
Gianna
My daughter is now 16 years old and has been under Ms. Melody's tutelage for a year now. There are good times and bad, and I am thankful that Ms. Melody did not give up. My daughter will encounter lots of hardships throughout her life, and as a mother, I cannot do all the teachings myself. It is always good to know when you have a caring teacher whom you can trust and know what they are doing both in music and life. I like that Ms. Melody can be lenient, and firm when needed. My daughter has joined her recitals, music playdates, and couldn't be happier. I can't recommend Ms. Melody high enough.
Micala S.
My daughters, 8 and 6, took lessons as beginners from Melody for 10 months before we had to move. SHE IS AMAZING! Not only did she make the lessons fun and engaging, but they learned so much in that short time. I grew up playing piano, violin and French horn and I was very impressed with her approach/methodology and how much of herself she put into her teaching. For the last 3 months we were with Melody, the girls also took voice lessons. The highlight of our spring was watching the girls perform at the recital Melody had so painstakingly organized. It was astounding how much they had progressed musically and my husband and I were in awe at how well they performed in front of people. We were also impressed at the wide range of experience in the students Melody taught. Some had played for years and were clearly continuing to blossom under Melody's tutelage, while others were beginners like our daughters. Melody was always positive, encouraging and extremely patient (even when my six year old had clearly not practiced for a week straight or was tired and whiny). My daughters and I miss her dearly as our mentor and now our friend! We cannot recommend her highly enough.

Elodie S.

4 Reviews
Springfield, VA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Elodie S.

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Interested in bellydancing?

Bellydance lessons with me will help you discover muscles that are rarely trained, develop and improve coordination and balance, strengthen your core and get a very good workout!

My lessons include:
-The use of bellydance instruments for dancing.
-The history and background of bellydance and its rhythms.
-The understanding and interpretation of the different rhythms

About Elodie

Hello! I am Elodie. I am 24 years old. I’ve been bellydancing professionally for 6 years now. I was a student in one of the best Bellydance Academy's in Quito, Ecuador called YMADA. I have also attended to various of seminars with bellydance teachers around the world (Egypt, Ukraine, Chile,

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luisa H.
fun, informative and just great person and teacher :)
luisa H.
Great first lesson! Fun and informative :)
Shallu B.
Very easy going person and detail in helping you to learn the moves ❤️
Will recommend to her highly ❤️❤️

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Alyssa R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Theatre from Minnesota State University, Mankato
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Alyssa R.

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When I began directing I found that my favorite part was taking the time to coach the actors and finding what techniques worked best for them to get them to where they needed to be in their performances. Often my rehearsals are a series of exercises and coaching techniques to help the actors grow into their performances, which lead me to want to teach acting more regularly.

About Alyssa

Hello! My name is Alyssa and I have been been acting for nearly 15 years. I began by doing school and community shows when I was in elementary school and went on to study acting and directing at Minnesota State University, Mankato. Proffessionaly I have worked in theatre, film,improv, TV, & commer

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Teri D.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Ed.M Master's of Education from State University of New York at Buffalo
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Teri D.

8 Reviews
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Coach all levels of speakers as well as voice over artists. Enunciation, breath control, getting more tone and resonance, projection, volume, and control.

About Teri

I love to sing (yay!) and am a professional singer/songwriter and a vocal coach & have been for many years. Named a top vocal coach in Backstage Magazine, I have coached beginners to pros, children to adult, whether they want to perform, record, just enjoy/fun or eventually pursue a serious singing

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Nicole S.
Promising first lesson, very encouraging.
Jason H.
Teri was extremely helpful in teaching my 10 year old son vocal development. She is an enthusiastic teacher and I highly recommend her to people looking to improve their singing.
Paula A.
Teri is very enthusiastic and encouraging in her lessons.
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Viviana G.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, English, French, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1988
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Viviana G.

25 Reviews
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How to merge music and video for a dreamy and emotional project!

About Viviana

Music teacher & Italian language teacher (mother-tongue,) with several years of experience and a large number of successful students. Viviana is an awarded vocal performer, composer, and conductor but she is mostly renowned and loved as a caring music teacher. She earned a Bachelor of

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Amber
Viviana is incredibly talented, professional, and kind. She has an amazing ability to take sophisticated concepts and make them accessible to beginners. In just six months I have learned to do things with my voice much sooner than I ever thought possible. My experience has been life-changing, and I leave every lesson feeling more empowered and uplifted than before.
Artun
Viviana is so professional and warm, she has helped me improve my voice in every way and stay positive throughout this journey. She's able to point out what's holding me back and patiently help me overcome it every step of the way. Thank you Viviana!
Kevin
I have had nothing but good interactions with Viviana every time I work with her. Each time she proceeds to make sure I am comprehending as well as I need to for each lesson. She always has a smile on her face and get the task at hand done. I have been with here for over a year and feel way more confident in my sight reading and playing abilities.

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"My son Liam has been Randy’s student for almost a year. Liam’s superpower is autism, and that means we work in “Liam time.” Randy is great at reading Liam and does an amazing job of helping us balance work on Liam’s music and his voice acting. Randy has taken us far, and we’re excited to see how much farther Liam can go in the next year with Randy guiding the way! I highly recommend Randy L, especially if your student faces extra challenges!"
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Randy L.
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"My teacher ms.kelee is great. I feel like with her being my teacher my comfort zone of speaking in front of others has risen and grown. Me.kelee made me feel more confidence and hopeful in future things for myself. Trying new things made me realize, something new can have a good impact on the social part of your life."
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelee P.
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"Jennifer has such wonderful warmth, dance expertise and positive presence. Love her!"
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Took Ballet lessons from Jennifer H.
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Took Baton Twirling lessons from Makayla S.
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"A truly gifted instructor. I came to Jennie with zero acting experience. She was able to patiently and carefully guide me to focus on my scene and most importantly how to RELAX and let the scene flow. Her knowledge of acting techniques and tips is unparalleled. She teaches you how to look at the scene as a whole and truly understand what your character is feeling. I highly recommend Jennie to anyone who is interested in learning more about acting."
Chad
Took Acting lessons from Jennie B.
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"Nicholas is a fantastic and patient teacher who is skilled at helping actors with nonverbal communication. He helped me organize my monologues into beats and we worked on transitions and changes of intention. After classes with Nicholas, I confidently made my debut on stage."
Affea
Took Acting lessons from Nicholas M.
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"jordan is the best! she totally caters the lessons to your goals and level"
madie
Took Contemporary Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Kelsey is a great instructor!! She has a passion for acting and it comes through in her teaching!!"
Ron
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Ms. Noreen has got to be one of the best dance teachers around! As a result of taking her classes, I have become more knowledgeable in the field of dance, as well as a more confident person. She is a patient, kind, and understanding person, determined to help her students reach their full potential as dancers. I highly recommend taking her classes (which range from ballet, hip hop, jazz, and tap) if you're a beginner dancer, or even an experienced one wanting to hone your skills. You'll definitely progress as a dancer and perhaps make some new friends through class! :))"
Leslie
Took Ballet lessons from Noreen K.
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"Sara was very nice and went over basic steps and postures thoroughly, correcting mine. I learned some basics I didn't pick up for years of ballet classes and truly appreciate her being so thoughtful and attentive to the details. I also brought questions on certain steps I couldn't master. Sara patiently showed how to start the steps and how to do them better. I already look forward to my second lesson with Sara!"
Janice
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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