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Jonathan G.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, French, Spanish
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
  • Ph.D., Music from University of Washington (Seattle)
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Jonathan G.

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I have both taught this subject as a tutor to private students and taught it in a classroom setting. I have done so for over twenty years.

About Jonathan

I have over thirty years of experience working with students of all ages, both in private and group settings. I have also taught in Latin America - in Spanish - as a Fulbright scholar. I have had the privilege of teaching with TakeLessons.com since 2012.

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Adam
I've been taking piano lessons with Jonathan for over a month now and I've been very pleased with his teaching. He's extremely knowledgeable and skilled, but what I appreciate most is his enthusiasm during lessons. He keeps the lessons fun, even when the subject matter is difficult. On top of this, he's just a cool, nice guy who I've enjoyed getting to know.
Brandon
Working with Johnathan has been a joy.

It was my purpose setting out to study music in general, not just to study an instrument but to use the instrument as a means of approaching music in the abstract. I set out to study music’s mechanics and theoretical foundations.

Jonathan is very knowledgeable and very meticulous. He has a precise and analytical sort of mind, and very strong foundations in his classical training.

To have a wealth of knowledge in one's subject is not enough, one also has to know how to teach (which is a whole skillset of its own). It is clear Jonathan is an experienced teacher. I have never felt rushed with Jonathan, he is very generous with his time. He provides ample resources for study outside of our sessions, and is quick to respond to emails. He has lent me books, sent me links to videos, and provided me with plenty of homework.

Jonathan has also been very accommodating in allowing me to have some authority in planning lessons and exploring my own interests. Particularly I wanted to study modal music and found a folk song in the Locrian Mode. We took a break from the Suzuki work we had been doing and he helped me transcribe the song and practice.

I could not recommend Jonathan enough, I am switching focus from violin to piano for the time being and will be employing him as my piano tutor, and I’m very much considering taking spanish lessons under his tutelage as well.
Ian S.
Ian Really enjoyed his lesson. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and helped Ian with his basic skills and gave him great pointers. He also gave him an outline and daily practice requirements.
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Steve S.

46 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Japanese, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Steve S.

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I have an advanced degree in education and nearly 20 years of teaching and private tutoring experience.

About Steve

I have over 13 years of teaching experience at both the secondary and post-secondary level, and I have lived and taught for nearly 10 years in Japan. I have an undergraduate degree in English with a concentration on writing, and a graduate degree in education with a specialization in TESL/TEFL. I am

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Steve is a wonder to work with. I would recommend him to anyone.
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DeOnna R.

1 Review
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 5 and up
  • Doctor of Education in Curriculum and Instruction: Curriculum Studies from University of South Carolina
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DeOnna R.

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Students can expect to have lessons tailored to their specific needs. I majored in journalism at one of the top journalism schools in the United States. I have also worked as a writing tutor at Northwestern University and have taught English as a Second Language.

About DeOnna

¡Hola! Hello! I am excited that you have decided to read more about me! I have an M.A. in Spanish and am currently pursuing my educational doctorate in curriculum and instruction. I have taught Spanish from middle school through high school, as well as various colleges and universities, includin

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Tiana
My daughter enjoyed her first lesson!
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Shannon S.

81 Reviews
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Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded Vivian Menees Nelson Music Award winner from Vivian Menees Nelson Foundation
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Shannon S.

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Learn to write with style! Share your stories and draw your readers in for more. Write from your heart and soul. Just Write!

About Shannon

AFFILIATIONS: Music: AAUP, AFM, ASOL/LAO, CMS, HFC, NFA, IDRS, ICS, NASA. Fitness: ISSA, NDETA, ASHI, USAT, LCT, BAM, HRTC. -------------- MUSIC (see fitness below): Shannon has numerous years experience teaching all skill levels on woodwinds, and beginning-intermediate piano & classical stri

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Ana
Shannon’s lessons with my son are going great! He’s so excited to learn. I’m so happy that he’s happy about learning to play the piano.
Niparpon ..
Very attentive to focus on areas that I need improvement and suggested exercises for me to practice.
Johnathan
Shannon has worked with me for years, as my nutrition/fitness/strength trainer and my private music instructor! I love her! She is so patient, kind and knowledgeable. She cares and only wants to help me be better at everything I do! And she is always there to help even between sessions. She's all in!
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Kaitlin A.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Bioethics from Columbia University
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Kaitlin A.

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Hello! I am the author of two children's books, as well as a forthcoming novel on artificial intelligence. I have written for The Huffington Post, The Guardian, The Baby Spot, MindBodyGreen, Forth Magazine, Chronogram Magazine, Tuck Magazine, and various other outlets as a ghostwriter or under a pseudonym. I was also a ghostwriter for a bestselling financial journalist and member of President Obama's Advisory Council on Financial Capability. Recently, an article I wrote on tax law and energy policy was selected for publication in the American Bar Association's The Tax Lawyer journal. During the 2018-2019 academic year, I was a Fellow at Georgetown Law's Institute of International Economic Law. In addition, I have written several film scripts, and my writings have won multiple awards.

I was trained in analytic writing and philosophy of language in NYU's undergraduate philosophy department, where I majored in philosophy and minored in creative writing. I have also been trained in ...

About Kaitlin

Hello! For artist business coaching sessions, scroll to bottom. For writing students: I am the author of two children's books, as well as a novel on artificial intelligence. I have written for The Huffington Post, The Guardian, The Baby Spot, MindBodyGreen, Forth Magazine, Chronogram Magazine,

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Diego D.
Teacher Kaitlin is a triple threat, a super talented writer, fantastic editor, a gifted educator and much more!! I'm currently learning so much from her on different areas of my writing. Her wealth of knowledge is impressive and I can't recommend her enough!!
Ahmed S.
She is great writer and Show me my mistake , Keep going my teacher
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Katrina Z.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Katrina Z.

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Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects.

About Katrina

Coming from a background of online education and homeschooling as well as attending one of the nation's top most prestigious universities, I am extremely capable of tutoring most subjects. Additionally, I am a singer/songwriter and a fluent French speaker. I am passionate about music and have been

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Kelly P.
Great Tutor!
Doris H.
We finished our first set of singing lessons. Katrina has a very efficient and organized methodology in her lessons. Also very caring and supportive. An excellent teacher! Highly recommend!
Doris H.
My 4 year old daughter is taking french lesson with Miss Katrina. Violet says she likes her and that she wants to continue learning french. I'm excited because that is my goal for Violet. Thank you!

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"My son said "she is good and nice"!"
Vladimir
Took Writing lessons from Elisa A.
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"I expressed an interest in having a second opinion/ or set of eyes to get another read on what I was writing. The feedback offered was helpful. Thanks!"
Yolanda
Took Writing lessons from Steve S.
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"Ulyana is very nice, and my son really enjoys the lesson."
Berret
Took Writing lessons from Ulyana H.
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"Dr.Bernard was so helpful with helping me write and revise my resume and cover letter. I am so grateful to have gotten the chance to work with her. This session with her was concise and informative."
Rastafari
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Dr. D was very nice and empathetic she liked my dog (as everyone should) and she was awesome i can see us having more lessons in the future .Thalia"
Annette
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Thanks Bonnie! Sophia loved the session and shared her writing with me."
Sophia
Took Writing lessons from Bonnie K.
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"I found great teacher in the world she is amazing teacher and coach tutor in the writing I learned a lot of stuff from dr Bernard i just say thank you so much my lovely teacher"
Mehmet
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Dr. D helped me a lot when I was struggled with writing my personal statement and I totally learned a lot from her!"
Sam
Took Writing lessons from Dr. D. B.
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"Quick and precise hints for better writing. We made a great plan for future lessons. Alexandra doesn't waste words, but uses the available time optimal."
Jørgen
Took Writing lessons from Alexandra W.
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"When it came time to apply to graduate school, I wanted to express every ounce of appreciation for public health – except I struggled with transferring much of that admiration into writing. I could easily call up experiences and memories during conversation, but to fashion them into a fluid essay remained a tall task. This is where Nick really shined. We spent hours talking through these experiences with a focus on harnessing their emotional footprint. It took some open-mindedness, plus the will to resist the inertial tug of old habits, but with Nick’s help I was able to write from a place of passion for the first time in my life."
Omar
Took Writing lessons from Nick P.
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