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Maria P.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Maria P.

34 Reviews
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Russian-born linguist Maria will help you with all of your Russian language needs. She is equally fluent in Russian and English. Whether it's tutorial help you need, translating assistance or just want to have fun learning a new language, Maria guarantees superb results. Большое спасибо и удачи с Bашим русским!

About Maria

Maria was born in Moscow, Russia. Her mother was a piano teacher and started Maria playing at 4. She studied at the legendary Moscow Conservatory with Victor Merzhanov. In the US, she won the Houston Symphony Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition and debuted with the Symphony performing Beethoven's Thir

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Melody C.
I am gaining a lot from my lessons with Maria. She is helping me to play more musically, to really listen and feel the music. She is also helping me to learn technically how to achieve the musical expression I desire.
Evan
I have enjoyed my lessons from Maria immensely. After just a few lessons I have noticed significant improvements in my overall technique and comfort while playing. Her feedback during lessons has been amazing, not just shallow compliments but solid criticism that most teachers would avoid.
Irwin ..
Maria is the best all-around music teacher I've ever head. She combines deep musicality, technical precision, rigor, and warmth. In just a handful of lessons, she's helped me find a level of ease and expression that I've never experienced with any other teacher.
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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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Helena G.

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

2 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA), violin performance from Michigan State University
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Tatiana Z.

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I will teach you to read, write, and speak Russian.

I can show you the fundamentals of grammar and punctuation and also recommend literature of interest depending on the student's level.

I also can proof read your writing.

About Tatiana

I am a professional violinist and member of several orchestras in Michigan. I studied at St. Petersburg Conservatory and also have a Doctorate degree in violin performance from Michigan State University. My diverse background allows me to combine best features of Russian and American string schools.

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We have been with Tatiana for past 3 years and she teaches my both kids. She is very knowledgeable , flexible and very interested to teach kids. I would recommend her highly to any one interested in learning violin.
Tommy
Tatiana is an excellent instructor and I am a 68 yr old violin hobbyist who is trying to learn classical music and folk music to eventually become a part time teacher myself. She is very patient and pleasant and I am a former teacher myself in grades 5 - 9. I believe she would be good for any age(s) ! She is great with technique and knowing what the student wants to accomplish and is interested in with their musical interests She is just a very pleasant person to know and get guidance musically from! I recommend her highly!
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Lyubov S.

4 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • 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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Anna E.

16 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks French, Russian, English
  • Art History from Columbia University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Anna E.

16 Reviews
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Interactive lessons to help you speak with more confidence. A blend of culture and language to integrate the learning within the context.

If you are in New York we can visit Russian stores and events to have a more immersive experience. If you are interested in music we will add this as our subject to learn the language. If literature is your passion we can work on small stories or larger works of literature and discuss particular use of words and expressions.

The classes are tailored to your needs. Please tell me why you are learning the language in your introduction.

About Anna

For English students: Feel more confident speaking and writing in English by taking classes with me. You will increase your vocabulary and develop a natural way to express yourself. Engage with culture and current news to gain the knowledge of both spoken and written English. You will learn not b

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Shashi
She is a great teacher. Very detail-oriented in her approach
Sarah S.
That was a great beginning with Anna.
Nina T.
My first Russian lesson with Anna was great. She was very patient with me, and went at my pace, which is much appreciated. I like that she introduced the idea of learning a bit about Russian culture, and she sent me an article which I look forward to reading.

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Gloria
Took Russian lessons from Marina K.
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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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"Mrs.M is a very kind, professional, and wonderful tutor! I would not hesitate to recommend her to everyone,"
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Took Russian lessons from Victoria M.
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"Thank you so much for teaching me Russian. I've heard that if you're bilingual you can have a brighter future."
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Took Russian lessons from Marina K.
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"Anna is a truly fantastic teacher who clearly loves what she does. Her enthusiasm and professionalism always inspire me as a student. I have had the pleasure of learning Russian with Anna for over a year now and can attest to the positive effect her lessons have had on my Russian proficiency. She always answers every question I have clearly and efficiently and provides helpful examples that reinforce the material we covered. During our discussions, Anna also explains elements of Russian culture and traditions which any serious student of Russian should know. Anna has helped me improve my conversational Russian, understanding of idioms and jargon, as well as professional and academic writing.

Anna shines as an outstanding teacher of Russian. She is engaging, very interesting to talk to and has a wonderful sense of humor. Anyone interested in improving their Russian proficiency should work with Anna!"
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Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"Valentina was an excellent instructor for my first Russian lesson! She is professional, knowledgeable, patient, and very helpful. I am looking forward to future lessons."
Joe
Took Russian lessons from Valentina K.
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"Her class is really engaging and helpful for my Russian studies at UCLA. She not only helped us mastering the materials taught in class, but also expanded our vocabulary. We always talk about interesting things and topics."
Yuanxi
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"Very patient and reasonable professional and kind"
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Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"I have learned so much so fast! Victoria has been a great teacher and I will continue getting lessons from her!"
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Took Russian lessons from Victoria M.
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"I have had the joy of learning Russian with Anna for more than three years. Through Anna's highly skilled teaching methods, motivation, and inspiration, I have moved from a complete beginner level to a level of advanced proficiency.

In addition to being exceptionally knowledgeable in the field of foreign languages and language teaching, Anna is extremely professional, compassionate, and patient. She is a teacher who sincerely cares about her students, and is determined to ensure their understanding of all material she introduces, including complex aspects of grammar and language usage. It is clear to see that she prepares every lesson with consideration and purpose, and dedicates a tremendous effort to making lessons interesting and fun.

In our lessons, Anna strongly emphasizes conversation and listening comprehension, as well as the thorough reading and analysis of demanding literary and scientific texts. She strives to create a familiarity with the Russian language which plays a fundamental role in achieving fluency. Anna's outstanding teaching methods and remarkable perseverance make seemingly impossible to understand grammar rules, as well as the structure and nuances of Russian easy to grasp and to apply to speech and writing.

It is a gift to be able to have a teacher like Anna. She is without question one of the most talented teachers I have ever met, and she has my highest recommendation to prospective students of Russian."
Elektra G.
Took Russian lessons from Anna C.
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