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Melody S.

31 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $100
  • Speaks Tagalog, English
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 16; Female: 3 to 60
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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 Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Organizational Phychologist from Universidad de Las Américas (Quito, Ecuador)
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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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Raycurt J.

17 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Geman, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Bachelors of Music Performance from Eastman School of Music, Rochester NY.
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Raycurt J.

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Basic of centering the body for performance of various music cultues.
There's a dance for every motif of music or a gesture of emotion.

About Raycurt

Raycurt J. aka "Fiddla", Violin-Viola-Voice-Piano-Rhythm-Dance Multi-talent native of Washington, D.C. began playing music at the age of seven on the piano. Singing in local church choirs with family members and participating with the D.C. Youth Chorale. Began instruction on the Viola in the D.C

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Reed E.
cool guy
Makaylah
Very good first lesson for a 6 year old - looking forward to continuing!
David B.
1st lesson. was an awesome experience. Knowledgeable, patient and encouraging!

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Cristina D.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Cristina D.

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I hold an MFA in Theatre and have been teaching acting, scene study, Shakespeare and audition techniques for 20+ years. I have taught theatre and performance studies at Stella Adler, AMDA, Hunter College and Brooklyn College.

About Cristina

I have 21 years of professional teaching experience in the classroom and private tutoring. I have taught 8 years in college and 13 years in high school. I hold a current NY State Certification in English- Grades 7-12. Education: MFA- Brooklyn College MA- Hunter College BA- Bard College I am

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Tim
I think she is a great teacher. I have learned a lot in her class. She delivers the information well and is understanding of student needs. I think she makes acting an enjoyable process. There will be decent amount of work in her class but work that makes sense to shape your future in the field. I highly recommend her.
Johenfy
Professor Duarte is amazing at her craft. She has years of experience and will help you find and develop your own craft. Her courses are a must for both beginners and advanced users.
Jesse
I had Cristina for a fifteen-week-long Auditions Technique class and I learned so much from her. I'm a fairly confident actor but for most of my life I've been terrible at auditions and after taking this class I've improved tenfold. We are going through unprecedented times right now and Cristina made our class's transition from in person to online completely seamless, which I appreciate and commend her for.
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Haley Shea B.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Award from Hugh O'Brien Youth Organization & Dawson County Women's Club
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Haley Shea B.

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This student-paced introductory screenwriting course gives students a foundation in the techniques and principles of writing for film and television. Focus areas include tools and formatting, character building, creating conflict, plot and structure in storytelling, genre, tone, and attention to audience.

About Haley Shea

Haley Shea is a Meditation Guide, Life Coach, and English Writing Tutor. She offers live guided meditation routines for Relaxation, Stress Relief, Anxiety & Anger Management, Self-Love, Mindful Awareness, Positive Attraction/Manifestation, and Creative Expression. Haley Shea also offers tutorin

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Casey
Made my daughter feel comfortable and had creative ways of teaching which kept my daughter engaged.
Jennifer
Sumaya A.
Haley Shea is an awesome teacher l just finished my first lesson and l look forward to the coming lesson next weeks
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Kelee P.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Vocal Performance from Wright State University
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kelee P.

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The private acting lesson is designed to teach the student the tools they need to succeed as performers. Learn terminology, skills, and build confidence. Older students will focus on Audition, Scene Study, and Improvisation.

About Kelee

Ke'Lee P. is a licensed Musikgarten Instructor out of Orlando, FL. She studied at Wright State University where she majored in Vocal Performance. Ke'™Lee is certified in Early Childhood Music and Movement and has taught Early Childhood music classes, Vocal Lessons, and Acting at various daycare cen

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Abby
A great first lesson. We look forward to many more.
madison
Our daughter thoroughly enjoyed her first lesson with Kelee. The instructor made her feel comfortable and was very supportive. Our daughter thought Kelee was super cool and is so excited to attend her next lesson.
Tiffany B.
I learned a lot so far and she is very good at what she does!

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"My experiences with Tokia are as a performer and generative for The Tarot Reading. We worked together in rehearsal, where she acted, performed poetry, and created vignettes. What strikes me most about her is how easy she is to work with. She lights up a room with her personality and makes everyone feel at ease. She expresses herself with remarkable clarity. She won't get you bogged down in technical terminology; she'll give you solid, practical work. If you are looking for a teacher who can boost your confidence while improving your skill, Tokia is the one for you!"
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Took Stage Performance lessons from Tokia C.
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"My daughter has been a student of Molly's for 3 weeks, now. From day one she has been the most energetic instructor we could have asked for. My daughter looks forward to the practice every week. After her lesson, she is so excited about the range of characters and the skills she's asked to display. Molly is very encouraging and always provides positive reinforcement. My daughter has been in several plays and has had issues with projecting and her confidence. I look forward to her next audition, as I believe Molly's instruction is providing the tools needed to be her best"
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Took Acting lessons from Molly M.
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Vanessa G.
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"Jordan is very knowledgeable. She is very quick to catch and correct my mistakes."
Nicholas
Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Great first lesson with Daniel. Ready for tomorrow!"
Flo
Took Magic lessons from Daniel C.
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"I don't know how to describe Christine, except amazing! I started taking her classes because I wanted to learn how to take myself/life less seriously and it's working!!! I would recommend Christine to anyone who is serious about improv or who just wants to learn how to really laugh and relax."
Debbie
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"Eulis is a great teacher.He is able to fix little problems you don't notice that makes a huge difference. I strongly recommend him to anybody that is looking forward to improving their voice ."
Peter
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Eulis K.
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"Miriam Rose is very professional and has a high degree of knowledge."
Annie
Took Ballet lessons from Miriam-Rose L.
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"Andrea is one of the finest actors and acting coaches I’ve ever had the pleasure of working with. She has this amazing ability to get people from ‘acting’ to ‘being.’ She has elicited some of my most breakthrough acting moments with her incredible presence, razor sharp specificity, and in depth script analysis."
Helen
Took Acting lessons from Andrea S.
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