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Maria P.

34 Reviews
Knoxville, TN
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Piano from Moscow Conservatory
  • Awarded Ima Hogg Young Artist Competition from Houston Symphony
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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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Liudmila I.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 1987
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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Tatiana D.

82 Reviews
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Starting at $39
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tatiana D.

82 Reviews
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Our lessons will be customized to reach your goals as soon as possible. I am a native Russian who lives in the USA. So I will be able to explain to you nuances of Russian language and cultural differences as well. You will learn how to speak as a native Russian!
I have been teaching Russian for 20 years to students of all ages.
Our lessons will be fun and you will learn a lot!
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About Tatiana

Hello! Здравствуйте! I look forward to help you reach your goals as soon as possible! I am from Saint Petersburg, Russia. I have been teaching private lessons for 19 years and always have loved helping my students of all ages. I went to Saint Petersburg University and earned Mast

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Daniella
one of the best instructor i have ever met
Robert H.
Awesome lesson. Can't wait for the next one.
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Aksana P.

52 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Polish, Ukrainian, English, Belarusian, Russian, Serbian-Croatian
  • Teaches students 12 to 80
  • Ph.D. in Russian Language and Literature from Immanuel Kant State University of Russia (Kaliningrad State University), Russia
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Aksana P.

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I've been teaching Russian language for 19 years.

I offer Russian Language lessons/classes:
Reading,
Writing,
Grammar,
Conversation
Language development,
Pronunciation,
Social Language Use.

My lessons are based on dialogue and discussions. I have found this strategy extremely effective and beneficial in developing strong instructor-to-students relationships.

I think it is very important to study the Russian language in close connection with Russian culture. I try to choose topics that interest the students, help them feel comfortable and lower their anxiety about making mistakes.

About Aksana

PhD. in Russian Language and Literature, Immanuel Kant State University of Russia (Kaliningrad State University), Russia, 2002 Master’s and Bachelor’s Degree in Russian and Belarusian Languages and Literature (Diploma with honors), Belarusian State University, Belarus, 1995. I am a native Rus

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Christopher
Very patient and reasonable professional and kind
Richard
Barbara
Aksana is always cheerful and well-organized. She speaks English well, and and is patient with mistakes. I would recommend her to anyone who wants to improve in Russian.
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Valentina K.

89 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks German, English, Russian, Turkish, Ukrainian, Romanian
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
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Valentina K.

89 Reviews
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I am a native Russian speaker and I have studied Russian since elementary school. I graduated from Chishinau university, where 40% of the courses are taught in Russian including Russian grammar and literature. I have taught private courses as a German teacher, to Russian speakers, and therefore I have experience explaining Russian grammar and conversation. I have a deep appreciation for Russia’s literary heritage and am constantly reading classic Russian texts.

I have experience teaching online Russian language to English students. My materials are adapted to English speakers and my beginner students are excited and able to engage in Russian small talk within 6-8 lessons. My lessons are efficient, well planned and productive.

I’ll teach you spelling and grammar rules, I’ll extend you vocabulary and we will always be practicing and reviewing previously learned material. I help encourage my students to study Russian. With me you will smoothly move from a beginner to more advanced.

About Valentina

• Russian native speaker • Familiar with the Romanian language • Experienced instructor • Able to plan and organize a classroom curriculum • Able to communicate and coordinate with a wide range of individuals Hello, my name is Valentina. I'm a Russian and German teacher. Germa

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These lessons are very helpful. She's a great teacher.
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Yulia B.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Awarded Music Performance Award from DePaul University School of Music
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Yulia B.

29 Reviews
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My students can expect learning something new and useful every lesson in a positive and productive environment.

I am a native Russian speaker with an extensive teaching experience.
I welcome students of all ages to learn or improve their Russian.
As a foreigner, I know exactly how the language learning process works and can deliver my knowledge in clear and accessible manner.
In addition to the language skills, my students can expect acquiring cultural knowledge, i.e. movies, literature, music , and traditions.

About Yulia

Yulia joined the TakeLessons teacher's team in 2015. She is an active performer and an enthusiastic educator. Born in Chelyabinsk, Russia, Yulia received a Bachelor of Music performance degree from the Roosevelt University Chicago College of Performing Arts in 2015 and a Master’s Degree in Pe

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Rikka T.
Initially I was hesitant to do on-line, but Yulia had the materials and the expertise to get our daughter started learning mallets for band class in middle school. Our daughter really looked forward to her lessons. Yulia engaged with our daughter in a very fun and still professional way. Lessons were well-planned and they included a plan of practice for our daughter leading up to her next lesson. We are thankful that we found such a great teacher through TakeLessons!
Leslie H.
First lesson was informational. Looking foward to next lesson
Annika
Yulia is energetic and so welcoming! I had a ton of fun in our first lesson and I can’t wait for the rest of our lessons!

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"I have felt drawn to the Russian language and culture for many years and had dabbled with learning the language the past year. I really wanted to take my learning process to the next level and really needed that in-person tutoring. Maria has exceeded my expectations. She is patient, beyond knowledgable, Warm-hearted, and radiates a high vibration. She truly teaches the language and culture from the heart. My Russian skills are improving rapidly under Maria's tutorship. When you take lessons from Maria you won't just be her student, you'll be her friend."
Tyler
Took Russian lessons from Maria P.
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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!"
Erik
Took Russian lessons from Valentina K.
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"Evgeniya is an excellent teacher! Thank you very much."
Leonardo
Took Russian lessons from Zhao Yang L.
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"Aksana is a very caring and patient teacher. I have a very busy schedule during week ,but she knows how to get the most out of me so I learn a lot during each lesson. I look forward to our lesson each week."
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Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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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."
Tyler
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"Yeah, there are still a lot to learn and a lot of questions to ask, apparently, because it has only been my 4th class with him as of now. Well, we'll get there."
William
Took Russian lessons from Roman N.
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"Anna is one of the few Russian teachers that I have been happy with. She is very willing to help others learn her native language and always has a great enthusiasm. She has been my conversation tutor now for three months and I always leave confident in my Russian skills and definitely learn new colloquial and every day phrases/expressions."
Tyler
Took Russian lessons from Anna N.
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"I have been learning Russian from Prof. Aksana for the last 6 months or so. Aksana is a truly gifted teacher and has absolute mastery over the language. She really tailors the lectures around your need as a student. She is super rigorous in her teaching methods and is really focused on letting you - the student - grow into the language. She constantly reinforces various concepts with historically accurate stories behind the words, events that triggered changes to the language etc. This truly adds another dimension to her teaching. She is super invested in her students and really strives to make sure that you understood the various nuances in Russian grammar.

I'm truly lucky to have found such a great teacher to serve as my guide in my exploration of the Russian language."
Raghav
Took Russian lessons from Aksana P.
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"Very good! Looking forward to more!"
Michael
Took Russian lessons from Yekaterina K.
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"Valentina is an excellent teacher: very knowledgeable and articulate."
Tom
Took Russian lessons from Valentina K.
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