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Natalya Z.

11 Reviews
Kirkland, WA
Starting at $135
  • Speaks Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Natalya Z.

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Natalya is one of the youngest Professional Latin dancers in the United States DanceSport industry, and a well-known instructor and choreographer in Washington's dance community. With almost a decade of experience, she believes that anyone can dance if they put in the effort, and is excited to be a part of your journey!

Her devoted participation in competitions and passionate performances in shows around the area with her partner and a wide variety of students shows dedication and passion towards the craft.

Aside from working her way up to training with the top Ballroom and Latin coaches in the world, Natalya has explored the worlds of hip-hop, jazz, salsa, and contemporary dance in order to diversify her training and artistry. She has been a member of the Seattle dance companies "Breed Seattle", "Westsiders", and "Black Floor Collective" parallel to competing at a national level with her partner. She now dedicates her time to mentoring and directing multiple diverse ...

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Natalya is one of the youngest Professional Latin dancers in the United States DanceSport industry, and a well-known instructor and choreographer in Washington's dance community. Born in Russia - but raised in Seattle, she has become well known through her devoted participation in competitions and

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Justin and Abbie L.
Natalya is an excellent instructor and very fun to work with. She's very in tune with our bodies and able to push us further than we initially thought possible. She's firm but fair and offers a very nicely balanced teaching dynamic.
Charles K.
Instructor was great! The web site link did not work with an apple mac book pro using safari, it only worked with Chrome thanks to Natasha's help, so please add that important memo for mac users! regards--charles
Olena
Natalya is a great instructor, very professional, inspiring and encouraging! She is also demanding, which means she really cares about your progress.

Jordan M.

21 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Italian, German, French, English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jordan M.

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Speaking well all starts with proper breath coordination. As a voice major I understand the inner workings of how the voice works, and the proper way in which to speak without strain. Often people speak on a "vocal fry" this is the gargly sound that is very low in the speaking register, not only is this bad for your voice it also doesn't make a good impression to employers or during an interview process or public speaking event. I encourage even my voice students to recognize that habit and break it in order for their singing voices to grow.

If you are interested in improving your public speaking skills, or feel strain when you speak for extended periods of time, it is worth considering taking vocal lessons because without this proper technique severe damage can occur to your voice.

About Jordan

Lesson Details/Services: Singing/Audition and Resume Coach: Lessons begin with stretching, vocal warm ups, scales, and extensive breath work, as well as resolving any tensions that may be hindering your vocal production. I then through collaboration with the student, work on beginning repert

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Gale Greyson
Jordan is very skilled in Opera, Voice, and Teaching. She at once puts you at ease and quickly empowers you with knowledge and new skills. Although it may feel like baby-steps, you can hear and feel changes in your voice almost immediately . Studying Opera Voice is a long road of very hard work, so much to remember. There is a reason 4 year degrees are offered in it. But it is well worth it for those who have the stamina.
Melanie
Jordan is very experienced and knowledgeable, I watched as she worked with me. She has an amazing ear. she hears nuances of differences in the slightest tone difference and can tell just what to do to help you sound wonderful. Looking forward to going back.
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Doon
My daughter had a fantastic first lesson and is looking forward to the next!

Jeff S.

21 Reviews
Fox Island, WA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Awarded Best Rock Music Video from World Music & Independent Film Festival
  • B.A. from American University
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Jeff S.

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Beginner and intermediate levels

I have had a lot of experience in front of a wide variety of audiences. Not just performing music, but teaching classes, giving seminars and business and sales presentations. Sifting from what worked (and what didn't) have a lot of insights to offer anyone who has the occasion to speak in front of a crowd or in a meeting or at a school event.

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Jeff is a seasoned instructor in guitar, songwriting, music performance and music business. He also offers lessons in public speaking, voice-over performance and ukulele. He welcomes students of all ages and experience and has successfully and happily taught beginners to pro-level musicians and r

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Chris
Great instructor. Very knowledgeable and patient while teaching.
Antonio H.
Easy going was completely prepared to review song of intrest.
James Michael
Very patient and encouraging, willing to adapt to my needs in order to accommodate my goals and expectations.

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Kerri S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Italian, German, French, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Bachelors of Music from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
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Kerri S.

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I teach acting through music. I will discuss character, emotions and locations in order to properly express the meaning of the song.

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I'm an extremely positive and motivated person who thoroughly enjoys sharing her gift and knowledge with other people. I have a Performer's Certificate, a Masters of Music and a Bachelors of Music in Vocal Performance and Opera. I have been teaching voice lessons for ten years and currently run a p

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Gina F.
My daughter loves taking lessons from her. Kerri's personality makes the lessons really fun. She teaches my daughter at her level, where she is able to understand things. She's just an awesome teacher!
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Ebony W.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • BFA in Dance Performance and Choroegraphy from Temple University
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ebony W.

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Hi there! My name is Ebony and I am a National Academy of Sports Medicine certified trainer. I have worked at many boutique fitness studios, in group fitness class settings to personal training settings. I have found that my true passion is working one on one with clients to curate a program sp

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Barbara C.
Ebony is an extremely talented, versatile instructor, she really made a difference for me! Barbara C.
Brian B.
We used Ebony this Spring to get my two daughters (ages 10 and 13) an extra boost of instruction prior to their dance recitals.

Ebony is extremely talented and knowledgable about all styles of dance. She was able to recognize each of my girl's weaknesses and focused heavily on improving those areas.

She is organized, punctual and extremely nice!

I would definitely recommend her as a dance instructor.
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Andrea G.

1 Review
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Andrea G.

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Andrea Galatà is an Italian internationally awarded Actor, Director, Acting Coach based in New York.
As a film actor, the President of the Italian Republic honored him with the Golden Star for Civil Merits in Arts for his lead role in the feature film "Un Uomo Nuovo - A New Man".
He has been teaching for 15 years and currently coaches some Italian Stars, among many other professionals.
Beginners are very welcome too!

About Andrea

Andrea Galatà is an Italian internationally awarded Actor, Director, Acting Coach, based in New York. He's been teaching for 15 years and currently coaches some Italian Stars among many others professionals. On stage, he plaid several iconic lead roles, such as Romeo, Mercutio, Prometheus, working

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Chiara
Andrea is amazing! He's helped me so much getting 'out of my head' with his unique combination of different techniques! Also, he's great at preparing his students with special attention to whether it is theater of film acting. 5 stars!

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"It was fascinating and quite interesting learning about new aspects to apply and to improve my voice and develop my talent. It was fun and calming working with Brenda taking lessons from her, I definitely plan on taking more advanced lessons from her in the future."
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Took Voice Acting lessons from Brenda R.
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"Supportive and dynamic acting coach!

Natalie coached me on my monologue for a grad school audition, and she was wonderfully responsive. She cultivates a teaching environment of comfort and productivity right from the start with a full vocal and physical warm-up. When I began working with my prepared piece, I felt relaxed and supported. Natalie's suggestions were growth-oriented and ensured my performance communicated a meaningful journey. Her follow-up emails after each session built upon the work done in studio with reminders and actionable tactics."
Thomas
Took Acting lessons from Natalie S.
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"Carissa classes are so much fun and I learn alot at the same time. Carissa is an amazing teacher. Thank you for being such a great teacher."
Kaylie Gross
Took Ballet lessons from Carissa M.
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"Nicholas has a sure approach, at once putting me at ease, while working on the challenges with voice and delivery I wanted to address, but also bringing a wealth of his experience to bear in a way that enabled me to make rapid progress.

Nicholas is unquestionably a master of the art."
John
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Nicholas M.
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"Gabriel is an awesome teacher! He has helped me not only with my speaking voice, but he has helped me with the underlying issues of it with my confidence and self-esteem. Gabriel is an all-around good teacher to help in the areas of arts to helping you break habits that eat away your personality. I would definitely recommend him for any kind of person, young or old."
Quentin
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Gabriel W.
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"Sasha is an expert teacher. Puts you at ease. Her techniques are effective. I am very impressed and happy to be her student. Thanks"
Krishna
Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"First acting lesson EVER and it was great! He is an amazing teacher."
Jayme
Took Theater Acting lessons from Dan G.
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"Cyndi was absolutely great. She really works with a person to try to bring out the best in them. I'm very fortunate to have picked her for my lessons,"
Joseph
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Cyndi E.
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"Christine is the best. She always reminds us that we are in a safe place. We can be ourselves and let our inner child run loose and we will be accepted. She is funny while still managing to get her points across. I have learned so much from her about character development and setting a scene. And she reminds us at the beginning of a performance to just have fun and that is what it is all about."
Faith
Took Improv Comedy lessons from Christine A.
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"Very friendly personality. Great energy."
Olivia
Took Acting lessons from Ellysa R.
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