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Jason M.

37 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting and Directing from University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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Jason M.

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For me as an actor, the benefit of a great coach or director has always been that they've helped me reach places in my work I couldn't have achieved on my own. As a coach myself, I'm most thrilled by those small (or monumental!) breakthroughs that my students and I discover together during the coaching process. The cool thing is that I've found the progress my students make in their craft will often inspire me to new heights in my own. (A bonus to already enriching work)!

If you want to develop new material for upcoming auditions, hone and refresh (or completely change) your monologues, or simply work on the craft of acting, I can help. I work to gear your coaching sessions to the goals you need to achieve, offering an experience created around what you need to work on and want to learn.

With a BFA in Acting and Directing, an MFA in Classical Acting, and over 20 years of professional acting experience in the theatre and on-camera, I can offer tools for your tool belt ...

About Jason

I've been performing roles in the theatre and on-camera for over 25 years. My BFA in Acting and Directing and my MFA in Classical Acting have afforded me a wide variety of tools and skills to employ in the craft of acting. Performing with professional repertory companies like ACT Theatre, Book-It R

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Kareem K.
Great with delivering ideas and concepts
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Patient and understanding
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David C.

29 Reviews
Lakewood, WA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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David C.

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I have worked on two Emmy award winning films, and have many Film and TV credits to my name. I have also worked for Disney and Hanna Barberra, creating music for Nintendo video games, as well as much more. Music for Film, Television, Radio, Video Games, Internet, Advertising, Multimedia. Orchestration. Production and Recording.

Learn to take a film from inception to completed score. Working with the director, artistic vision, composition, production, recording, conducting, orchestration, scoring and notation, audio engineering and production for film recording sessions, sampled orchestral orchestration and production, mixing, surround mixing, spotting, synchronization, and much more.

About David

Hello! My name is David, and I am a music teacher of many different subjects. These include guitar, piano, bass, ukulele, recording, music theory, production, composition and film music composition. All styles, and all ages. Classical, Rock, Alternative, Slide Guitar, Blues, Jazz, and more!

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Albert Cerrato
Well I’m 76 years old and took guitar lessons and piano lessons years ago and kind of faded away but Always a music lover. And now I need a guitar which they said they would tell me where to buy one I’m looking forward to this very professional operation. I am impressed.
Jennifer & Sarah G.
I actually feel I got somewhere on the first lesson. He starts by teaching a song. Love it.
Jordan Waits
Awesome lesson very knowledgeable and fun to be around

Jordan M.

22 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Italian, German, French, English
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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!

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Benjamin K.

141 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Bachelors from Indiana Wesleyan University
  • Teaching since 2013
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Benjamin K.

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I teach singers of all genres (country, classical, jazz, pop, bluegrass, rock…) to sing with confidence and freedom!

I have a M.M. in vocal performance from the Chicago College of Performing Arts and have extensive vocal training. I teach an open throat technique (appoggio) that allows the singer to sing with freedom, and access their entire range evenly. I also work with students to develop style, interpretation, languages, and acting ability. I have extensive stage experience and teach my students how to have confidence while portraying a character on stage.

About Benjamin

I have extensively studied vocal performance for many years and continue to add to my own technique. I have a Master of Vocal Performance Degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, where I extensively studied the anatomy of the voice. I am th

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Mariah E.
Super grateful to have picked the best instructor to teach me!! After each lesson you become more knowledgeable with singing and your voice and I can’t wait to continue to progress and become better over time!! Literally with just 5 minutes of his exercises each day you start to improve!!
Mike E.
Ben is an extremely knowledgable teacher. I've worked with several teachers in the past, but none of them were able to teach me how to sing properly like Ben has been able to. I'm very lucky to be learning from him!
Deven
Benjamin was very engaging and really knows his stuff! Our 9 year old son enjoyed his first lesson with him.’
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Kristina M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BFA in Musical Theatre from The Boston Conservatory at Berklee
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Kristina M.

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Voice and Speech work can give you confidence when speaking as well as support for long speaking engagements that tire you. We'll work together to get the most out of your voice, strengthen it and prepare you with tools to use throughout your life. Let's release your voice!

About Kristina

My approach to singing is rooted in creating a deep understanding of the body as our instrument. We'll start our vocal practice on yoga mats and open up our bodies before deep breathing pranayama exercises, vocal warm-ups, ear-training, and finally repertoire and artistry. In-person lessons at my s

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Katherine T.
She is a fantastic teacher! She improved my technique and my voice's strength tenfold. My confidence grew with her guidance. I cannot recommend her enough.
Allen R.
Kristina was wonderful.
My grand daughter loved the tine she had there and is excited about returning. She learned so much in a short time.
Stephanie M.
Kristina is very nice! The experience is very unique. I feel like my singing abilities get better every time I go.
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Barbara D.

36 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Musician of the Year Award from Faith Walk Christian Ministry
  • Bachelor of Arts Biblical Studies from Missionary Chapel and Seminary
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Barbara D.

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This is my full singing course for families, groups, churches, ensembles, facilites etc. for vocal training for **GROUPS OF 2 OR MORE.** Each person must sign up individually but all can occupy the same time slot. You will learn pitch, sight reading, range, harmony and group dynamics through powerful song selections, vocal theory, troubleshooting and practice. Works well for churches that cannot afford musicians!

About Barbara

I have been teaching for many years and would love to take you on a fun, flexible and step by step journey to attain your goals in Piano, Organ, Voice, Reading and Phonics, Math or Typing in a group or private class format. I hold a Bachelor's Degree and have been active in voice, piano, organ, p

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Fantashia
First lesson was great! Can’t wait for more.
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Thurman W.
Barbara was patient, friendly, and appeared to be very interested in helping me achieve my desire, particularly at this late stage in my life (I am 85). I was very pleased with the first lesson.

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"Andrew is fantastic! Incredibly charismatic and personable, his love for acting is infectious. His coaching instilled a lot of confidence in me for an upcoming auditon and I'll definitely use him again!"
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Took Jazz Dancing lessons from Jordan W.
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"Glenn has a lot of very good energy and he is very knowledgeable about acting and that has inspired us to work hard and practice."
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Took Acting lessons from Glenn W.
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"Kelsey has been working with my nine year old daughter and I cannot say enough great things about her. She is extremely flexible in her hours and has given my daughter so much confidence. She is very easy to work with and has a natural gift to teach others. So glad I signed up with her!"
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Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"This was my daughter's first experience with acting lessons, and Alexandra made it fun and engaging. She was patient, positive, and encouraging during all of the lessons. We'll definitely choose Alexandra for future lessons!"
Kylie
Took Child Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Excellent lessons with instruction from an experienced instructor. Easy to talk to and ask advice from, she provides energy and enthusiasm to each class (even when exhausted)!"
Maxwell
Took Voice Acting lessons from Sarah M.
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"I have worked with Erin on several occasions, because she is so wonderful at her job! She has helped me to prepare for numerous auditions, many of which have gone very well as a result. She is an incredible actor herself, and she uses her talent and expertise to help me be the best actor I can be. Finding my super objective in a monologue or scene, the different tactics, focus, awareness, groundedness... these are all things she has helped me to do to strengthen my own work. She is down to earth and open, which makes working with her really easy and comfortable. Performing my work in front of somebody else can be very difficult, because I often question what the viewer will think of me. Not only does Erin help me fight that fear, she helps me find the gratitude and joy in getting to perform. I highly recommend Erin as an acting coach! She’s fantastic!"
Laura
Took Acting lessons from Erin C.
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"Becca has been very instrumental to the enhancement of my voice acting career! She goes above and beyond for you and truly loves and cares about what she's doing!

She really stands out because she is incredibly knowledgeable, resourceful, and has the perfect amount of charisma where she is encouraging and builds your confidence, at the same time is very honest and to the point!

She knows how to delve into your full potential with your voice and I look forward to receiving further lessons as needed!

Every penny and then some, is worth her training!"
Greg
Took Voice Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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