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Joseph B.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Awarded Ranlet Award First Prize Winner from Rochester Philharmonic Women's Legue
  • Teaching since 1990
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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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Natalia S.

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Starting at $33
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Natalia S.

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I use personal approach and help you reach your desired goal, whatever it may be: speaking fluently in a short period of time, reading classical literature, understanding cinema, etc. I make curriculum adjusted to your needs. Of course, my classes are fun!

About Natalia

Privyet:) I am originally from Russia, grew up speaking Russian and reading Russian Literature. Have been teaching since 2005. Work and live in New York City. I make sure to make your classes fun! About myself: Columbia University - BA Slavic Studies, Penza Teachers' Training College - BA Teaching L

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Zhao Yang L.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
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Zhao Yang L.

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I am a native Russian speaker and love utilizing my knowledge of Russian language, history, and culture to help people to learn Russian language.At my lessons, I have creativity and do my best to build an exciting and interesting learning experience. In practice I utilize interactive teaching methods and activities to motivate students to learn and communicate in a foreign language. I often use visual aids, such as software tools or videos and make students feel that learning a foreign language is fun and interesting. I believe culture is a crucial concept in language teaching, in a certain sense language learning is culture learning. So my lessons always include a basic cultural section where I introduce culture and customs to the students.

About Zhao Yang

Hi! 你好!Привет! My name is Evgeniya (Zhao Yang)! I am multilingual and I specialize in tutoring Mandarin Chinese, Russian and ESL. You have a genuine interest in learning Mandarin or Russian, you would love to explore the language, to learn more about the culture, people, histo

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Koneda
Zhao Yang is the perfect teacher. She is attentative, patient, thorough, encouraging, and extremely informative. I am so glad that I chose to learn from her. She assessed my knowledge of Mandarin in the very first lesson.

The lessons are tailored to my interests and learning style. Not every teacher has the ability to teach in a way that caters to an individual's learning needs and abilities. Having this ability makes Zhao Yang (feichang hao!) great! Each session, she reviews what was taught in the previous lesson and homework given. She also gives me a game plan on what I should practice as well as tools that I'll need to help me practice. I feel more and more confident after each lesson. I really appreciate Zhao Yang!!!
Nathan G.
Zhao is an excellent teacher. She is patient and really understands how to present the material in a way that is easy to learn. I highly recommend!
Stephanie
Evgeniya is an amazing Russian teacher! I am an English speaker, and I live in a place where Russian is widely spoken. I have tried a few times to learn Russian, and this is the first time that I am optimistic that I will progress in learning to be more conversational. I would recommend this class to anyone!
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Lyubov S.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Bachelor of Science from University of North Carolina
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lyubov S.

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Hello! My name is Lyubov and I am your Russian language tutor! I am a native Russian speaker from Sochi, Russia -home of the 2014 Winter Olympics. I have lived, studied and worked in the United States for the past 20 years. I have also been teaching Russian online to high school students through the North Carolina Virtual Public School system for 7 years. I have tutored and given private lessons in English and in Russian since 1996.

I am friendly, patient and very understanding of the difficulties with learning a foreign language and working on pronunciation. Proper pronunciation is very important to gaining confidence in a new language and in being understood. As a foreign language teacher and learner, I take building your confidence in learning a new language very seriously. I look forward to our lessons together!

About Lyubov

Hello! My name is Lyubov and I am your language tutor! I am a native Russian speaker from Sochi, Russia -home of the 2014 Winter Olympics. I have lived, studied and worked in the United States for the past 20 years. I have also been teaching Russian online to high school students through the North

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Yelena K.
I originally hired Lyubov to work with my girls on improving their Russian language skills. After a while of having her teach them, with no warning at all, she canceled all their classes. I still to this day don't exactly know why she did that. At the minimum, she should have explained her reasoning.
Ty M.
I would like to say that Lyubov has made taking Russian lessons very fun. She is always very professional and prepared with many different ways to help you learn. When she gives a lesson she will often times send links to free websites that will assist in helping you learn. I highly recommend her if your trying to learn Russian!
Jesse R.
I am very impressed with my Russian teacher Lyubov Viktorovna Stevens. I like how she "sees the student's needs and I welcome her feedback and suggestions on improving my langauage skills.

Lyubov Viktorovna has a passion for the Russian language enjoys teaching her native tongue to her students and it shows.
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Irina K.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian, English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Translation studies from Kazakh University of World Languages and International Relations - Almaty, Kazakhstan
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Irina K.

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Learning a language is not that difficult as it might seem. You just need to have some reason why you need this language, have some motivation for that, and make it your daily routine which brings you some joy and peace.
You can do this journey alone. It might take you more time, but you will get there where you want to be for sure if you continue and remember your "why".
If you choose to make it together with a teacher, the journey might grow into something more creative and fast in terms of your goals.
In my lessons, a student is the one who sets the rhythm as each person has her/his own aptitudes, preferences, and needs and I, as a teacher, have to follow the student tutoring in a very individual way which usually comes up in the first few lessons.
Honestly, I can't promise miracles. But at the same time, integrating my experience and expertise in learning foreign languages, together with the student we will make our lessons efficient, interesting, friendly, and useful.
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About Irina

Hi everyone! Привет всем! Ciao a tutti! ¡Hola a todos! Welcome everyone to my page!! I am a native Russian speaker living in the US and who has been learning foreign languages for years and would never stop doing so and who is also willing to help others to learn languages. I grad

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Akshay T.
Amazing teacher, was able to cover so much ground on the first day alone. She will definitely get you where you need to go and is very nice and helpful.
Anastassiya
I appreciated the lessons with Irina. She helped me a lot with my English.

She managed to find the closest way for me to start speaking. I'd say her superpower is good knowledge of the subject together with the good awareness of how human mind works. It makes the learning highly effective.

Irina, thank you!
Stephen
Only language teacher, who has lot of patience to address your queries, appreciate it. She can also touch upon various literary works which would ignite further interest in language learning. Much recommended.
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Bakhram M.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 1980
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Bakhram M.

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Welcome to my Russian Language Lessons!

I am a native Russian speaker, born in the former USSR. I have PhD in physics and vast teaching experience in Russian language.

One sage said “As many languages you know, as many times you are a human being.”
Knowledge of language is not only understanding during listening, speaking with good pronunciation, writing without mistakes. It is an immersion in another world. I can help you learn that wonderful world. Note that not only Russians speaks Russian. The Russian language is used by all nationalities of the former USSR, like Uzbeks, Kazakhs, Ukrainians, Tatars, Belarusians, Bashkirs, Chechen, Armenians and so on . It means that amazing world is wider than you can imagine.

By the way I can also help in math, physics, and Uzbek.

About Bakhram

I am here to guide you through your path of achieving mastery in the Russian language in the most efficient manner, online or in person. Contact me to schedule the 1st lesson for free. About me: I am a native Russian speaker, born in the former USSR. I have a Ph.D. in physics and vast teaching

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Tyler Weiss
His teaching methods are great. Very clear and concise. Doesn't waste your time explaining meaningless background information and always lectures with the intent to help you understand Russian in a speedy manner. Recommending him is a no brainer.
CB Alexiev
“Hi, we just wanted to leave you a quick note to say my husband and I are thankful for your patient teaching. We’re so glad to see our son is progressing well in class with you. We look forward to a positive working relationship for the remainder of the school year!”
Manoj Gurung
One of the best Russian language teachers that I know of. “It is clear that our child’s Russian language skills have developed considerably while under your care. Thank you for helping him to develop the skills and confidence that he will carry forward into the next school year.”

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"Anna Novikova is one of the most affable and interesting instructors I have ever had, making Russian, which is normally a difficult and intimidating subject, something to look forward to every week. Personally, I would recomend tutoring sessions for the conversations alone, but she also is a very intelligent woman and competent instructor, and your understanding of Russian is sure to improve with her."
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"i like this instructors style because he challenges you. It often feels like immersion in the language which in my experience, though tough, is the fastest most natural way to learn and pick up a new lanaguage."
Leela
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"Very knowledgeable, friendly, and patient. It's abundantly clear that she has a plethora of experience with teaching the Russian language."
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Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"I am very impressed with my Russian teacher Lyubov Viktorovna Stevens. I like how she "sees the student's needs and I welcome her feedback and suggestions on improving my langauage skills.

Lyubov Viktorovna has a passion for the Russian language enjoys teaching her native tongue to her students and it shows."
Jesse
Took Russian lessons from Lyubov S.
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"marina is great patient , understanding and very friendly and flexible , is very fun lesson"
Mo
Took Russian lessons from Marina K.
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"Aksana is a terrific instructor! After only a few lessons, I can already see a huge improvement in my speaking and listening comprehension skills. She can quickly gauge the level of each student and subsequently tailor her lessons to the student's level and goals. I believe that Aksana is one of the best Russian instructors that I have had since studying Russian in college over 30 years ago and I would recommend her to anyone wanting to learn Russian for the first time or to improve their skills if they have studied Russian previously."
Christopher
Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"I had Anna as my Russian tutor at UCLA for just over a year, and visited her session for an hour every week. She is incredibly friendly and personable, and goes above and beyond to support her students. During tuition, she would help us both with keeping up with the course content and with exploring the language outside of it. Learning Russian can be daunting for students who have no cultural or linguistic background in it, but Anna's demeanor and approach helped me a lot with developing confidence and building on my strengths. Meeting weekly with Anna is one of the things that I will truly miss once out of the Russian department."
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Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"It would be a truism to say that Anna is a great instructor, and she is. It is such a great experience to learn Russian with a native speaker, especially one who has seen so much. Her ability to explain the intricacies of the language in both English and Russian is invaluable. Her understanding of Russian grammar, combined with her ability to explain it in English creates a clear learning experience. I highly recommend her."
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Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"The lesson was fun and interesting I like my teacher very much))"
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Took Russian lessons from Aliaksandra P.
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"Excellent instructor, great first lesson"
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Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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