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Anna N.

21 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks German, Russian, English
  • Teaching since 1986
  • MA in Linguistics from Eurasian Institute of Linguistics
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Anna N.

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I've been teaching Russian for more than 20 years for native speakers and foreigners. I am a highly skilled language teacher, I am able to apply variety of resources and instructional techniques. I have all tools for teaching Russian: textbooks, worksheets, games and more. I currently teach Russian at the Renaissance School of Arts and Sciences.

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I've been teaching Russian for more than 20 years for native speakers and foreigners. I am a highly skilled language teacher, I am able to apply a variety of resources and instructional techniques. I have all the tools for teaching Russian: textbooks, worksheets, games and more. I currently teach Ru

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Veronica
An amazing, precise instructor. Flexible in adapting to your goals and good at helping you analyze your weaknesses. Cannot recommend enough.
Juliet
I feel very lucky to have had Anna as my tutor at UCLA for Elementary Russian. Going into the program, I knew no Russian at all, and Anna helped me to feel comfortable asking questions. She explained grammatical concepts in a way that was easy to understand and her use of gestures with certain words really helped me remember vocabulary words and pronunciation. Anna also provided numerous resources for studying Russian outside of lessons and had wonderful recommendations for Russian YouTube videos. Thank you Anna!
Jorge
Anna was my tutor at UCLA for my first year of Russian. She used a variety of resources and authentic texts which made tutoring fun and different each time. She gave us exciting insights into culture while also practicing speaking and specific grammar exercises. I would definitely recommend her for first year learners! She's the best in town
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Liudmila I.

15 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Master Degree from Saint Petersburg Conecervatory, Russia
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Liudmila I.

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Russian language is the fifth most widely spoken languages in the world. It’s a very beautiful and rich language.
Russian literature counts a huge number of great works (Dostoevsky, Chekhov, Tolstoy, Turgenev). Speaking Russian you will be able to read them in original.
If you want to learn a second language – it should become your new habit, possibly for the rest of your life. Of course, it does not mean that you’ll only be able to speak Russian after a few years, no. Most probably, after a few dedicated months you’ll be able to hold a simple conversation and understand a lot of what you hear.
I am a native Russian speaker. I am musician . I'll be happy to learn Russian with you.

About Liudmila

I am a very experienced harpist, holding over 20 years of experience. I have performed in over 4,000 concerts and have had the privilege of performing as the Principal Harpist at St. Petersburg Opera Theatre and Mariinsky Theatre in Russia. I also hold a Master’s degree in Harp from the St. Peters

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CLEMENTINE & ROSEMARY L.
She was great, talented and very patient with my two kids.
Siddhu N.
Liudmila is so sweet. She really is very patient with children and so far we are having a great time with her.
Allison P.
Liudmila is very professional, very patient and nice person. It was easy to learn from this teacher.
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Joseph B.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joseph B.

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Teaching conversation and translation at native and highest levels. I am a native speaker of the Russian language, a professional musician with perfect pitch and thus no accent in my speaking. I am also equally fluent in English and have been hosting radio programs spanning over 10 years. I have given talks in both languages internationally and have been published by Carol Publishing as well as Genet Publishing in newspapers, on line, in print both soft and hard cover available in Barns and Noble, Amazon and anywhere fine books are sold.

If you are learning to speak in the Russian language or if you are improving your skills, if you are a singer working on enunciation and the feeling of the language for writing, speaking or singing - you have come to the right place. My family of professional musicians have helped orchestras and choir in the production of Alexander Nevsky on the big screen in concert of the Eastman Theater that to this day continues to illicit fond memories ...

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my Friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my Bachelor and Master of

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Jeff
Joseph has a wealth of knowledge about speaking, listening, vocals, etc.

He created a welcoming environment in our online lessons that made it easy to be vulnerable and get right to working on new skills.

I highly recommend for others looking to better understand their voice and communication style, and learn to hone them.
Catherine K.
Joseph put us at ease immediately. Our first lesson included valuable information on how to warm up our voices, increase our range and protect our voices. We look forward to our next lesson.
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.
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Helena G.

23 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Helena G.

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Hello! I am a native Russian speaker, Russian language tutor, professional translator, and author of several literary works in Russian, as well as a music teacher. I am from St. Petersburg, Russia. I have been teaching for over 20 years. Our lessons will be informative and fun, I can't wait to meet you!

About Helena

Classically trained at Mussorgsky school of music in St. Petersburg, Russia, with over 20 years of teaching experience. I teach Violin, Viola and Piano Performance, Music Theory, Music History, Sight Reading and Ear Training to children and adults of beginning to advanced level. I utilize several t

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Helena is very helpful and encouraging.
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Natalia T.

5 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2021
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Natalia T.

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Hello, I’m Natalia! I was born and raised in Russia but currently live and work in the United States. I have 10 years of teaching experience at the university back in Russia and now I’m working online educating students all over the world. I’m very dedicated in helping my students achieve their language goals. I focus on conversational language because I believe this is a primary language function. On our lessons we'll learn grammar constructions, listen to audio files, read texts and do lots of talking! Please don’t hesitate to ask me any questions about my lessons and hope to meet you soon!

About Natalia

I was born in Russia, but I currently live in the United States. Most of my life I’ve been teaching different subjects including English and Russian languages both in-class and online. I’m TEFL/TESOL and ESP certified teacher for adults and kids. I have students from all over the world and I’m

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Cindy
Natalia is an excellent teacher. Her classes are energising and fun. I also really like the meditation at the end, it leaves me feeling very relaxed and centered. She lets you know how far to go in a pose if you have injuries/weaknesses, which is really helpful. She will re-position you to help you get that extra boost from a pose and has helpfully re-positioned me when I’ve over-extended. Highly recommended!
Brandan
Wow I really Enjoyed my session with Natalia this evening. She is such a delight to work with. She is very funny and humorous as well. While we were doing our poses, she was very supportive and very patient with me as well. Looking forward to having future sessions with her.
Tyra
Natalia has enthusiasm for teaching and was prepared for my session her class always feels very thoughtful and I love the way that she brings yoga philosophy into each class. This was very important to me because I am new to yoga and I felt very informed. THANK YOU NATALIA YOURE AMAZING !
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Anna C.

27 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Speaks Greek, Spanish, English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Linguistics/Teaching from Pyatigorsk State Linguistic University
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Anna C.

27 Reviews
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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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"i would have never thought that i would ever be able to learn a language until i had first class with Roman! it has been a great experience, i have learned so much since i started! i was completely new to Russian which was scary in itself but i have gain so much confidence working with him! every class is very productive and fun. i cant wait to see what the future holds working with him. highly recommended!"
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"I was a Russian minor in college, and Aksana is still one of the best Russian instructors I have ever had. I have learned and improved so much in just the few short months I have taken her lessons. She is funny, kinda, and keeps me accountable. Highly recommend!"
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Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"Great session with Polina as always."
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Took Russian lessons from Polina L.
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"that was fun! I was pleasantly surprised by how much we covered in one hour, can't wait until next week! I love that she gave me exercises to do at home in between lessons, that way I can remember and practice what I learned today for next lesson."
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Took Russian lessons from Valentina K.
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"Victoria is a very patient and great teacher that has high expectations for her students. She's very experienced and her lessons are well instructed. Not surprised to know that she has taught Russian at a local school for several years. Definitely recommend her if you are looking for a Russian teacher."
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"I enjoyed my lesson and look forward to the next ones. Roman located were I was at in my Russian language by asking question. Then used that knowledge as the bases and went from there. Roman used shared video so I could see what notes he was typing then emailed those notes to me in addition to other resources. His explanations were simple, cut and dry. Challenging but not overwhelming!"
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Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"It felt like a college level course taught in a classroom, but online! She's super friendly super understanding, and most importantly super patient. I had taught myself a little bit and she helps correct my mistakes, and makes me feel confident that I can pick up the language pretty well! She has taught in the classroom environment before, and that's exactly what I needed!"
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Took Russian lessons from Valentina K.
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"Excellent! My student said "mom, when is next lesson?" .
LOVE the approach, great instructor.
Very happy!
Will continue with lessons.
Thank you! Roman!"
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Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"Excellent. Courteous. Professional. I was and am well-pleased with Anna and her instruction. Highest recommendation following lesson #1."
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Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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"My first lesson with Valentina was excellent! I am excited for future lessons and for the opportunity to improve my Russian. She is very flexible and helpful."
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