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Jonathan B.

36 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks German
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Jonathan B.

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German started in my extended family and has gradually become a central part of my life. First I studied German for five years in grammar school. Then I traveled to Germany multiple times, and hosted Couschsurfers from Germany and Austria. My nephews are being raised bilingual in English and German, and I have both native and second language German speakers in my nuclear and extended family. Having this broad perspective on how German fits in the landscape of international communication, I can adapt a students' education to fit their needs whether it be in mastering school skills or learning German for travel, work or to build relationships.

About Jonathan

I studied music therapy and music theory at Temple University from '06-'10. Learned a lot. Then again, I learned even more teaching at a school for kids with learning disabilities and working as a traveling street performer. Once you see the world and work with some unexpected challenges, you learn

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Preston T.
Mr. Jonathan was absolutely fantastic with my son. He was patient, supportive and always so positive. He worked hard to connect with my son and figure out ways that would make the learning fun.
Ramon L.
great human beign.
Jim M.
The first class was very good. We covered a good amount of ground. There's only so much an instructor can do during a first class as the teacher and student get to know each other, however, so I'm looking forward to future classes to get deeper into the lessons
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Cassandra B.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaching since 2014
  • B.A. Music (Vocal Performance) from The Pennsylvania State University
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Cassandra B.

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Hi there!
My name is Cassandra. My journey as a German speaker started off simple.
I'm a native English speaker and I took German in college without knowing a lick of German beforehand.
I later studied abroad in Vienna, Austria, and fell in love with the place - so much so that I moved there the next year in 2016 after I became A1 certified in the German language.

While residing there, I taught piano privately to children who only knew German, as well as taught English to a family who only spoke German and French.

I went further and took a language exam from the ÖSD in Vienna and became a certified B2 speaker in the German language.

I believe languages are a wonderful thing - they help us understand one another and expand our minds - helping us to grasp concepts which may not exist in another language.

I am here to help you become the best German speaker you can be :).

About Cassandra

Cassandra B. graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a BA in Vocal Performance and has 17 years experience as a pianist. Her craft is focused primarily in the classical/opera field, and also has experience performing theatre repertoire. She has performed in various locations ranging

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Danaia I.
She is a very patient and kind.
Happy with the choice we made!
JJ K.
Cassandra is very patient and good communicator! I would recommend her to anyone interested in learning the piano.
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Antonia L.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2016
  • BSc in Psychology from Georg August Universität Göttingen
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Antonia L.

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My name is Antonia and I am a PhD student in Psychology in Berkeley, California. I was born and raised in Germany; I moved to California a few years ago to start my PhD. I have a great passion for teaching and have been able to collect a lot of teaching experience during my studies. I also teach my Canadian boyfriend how to speak German - with great success. :) I offer a unique teaching approach with individualized lessons! All ages and difficulty levels welcome!

About Antonia

My name is Antonia, Psychology PhD student in Berkeley, California. I was born and raised in Northern Germany, I only moved to California a few years ago for my studies. I have been able to collect lots of teaching experience before and during my PhD. I also teach my Canadian boyfriend how to speak

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Janet H.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks Latin, French, German
  • Teaching since 1995
  • MA Language Learning from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
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Janet H.

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Insights into culture of German-speaking countries from a teacher who has actually lived there and has been visiting for over 40 years.

About Janet

I have 15 years experience teaching German and French, mainly at the high school level, in various settings, both distance learning and a traditional classroom. I have also taught younger children and adults.

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Adriana
A great start to Latin. My daughter was very engaged and enjoyed the session tremendously. She came in reluctantly but is now looking forward to her next lesson all thanks to how Janet engaged her and broke down complex concepts into understandable bites.
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Jonathan G.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks German, French, Spanish
  • Ph.D., Music from University of Washington (Seattle)
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jonathan G.

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I have taught this language at the beginning and intermediate levels. Immediately following my college years, I worked in Austria.

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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Shelby F.

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Starting at $15
  • Teaches Beginner
  • A.S. Business Management from Baker College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Shelby F.

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I will be creating my lessons by mixing what I learn through duolingo with my personality, likes, dislikes, everyday issues... etc etc etc.

About Shelby

I am laidback. You and I will create an agreement that fits both of us once we start (long-term students) and a set of boundaries to keep up focused on your goals for the session(s). I prefer us to keep the subject of conversation geared towards your learning goals that day, but I wont freak out eve

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"Er wahr sehr gut Heute. Ich lerne schnell.

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He is doing very well today. I learn quickly."
AnnMarie
Took German lessons from Henry M.
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"Henry Mulak is a man of many interests and experiences in life. Henry goes the extra mile to help us.

He is patient and encouraging."
Marilyn
Took German lessons from Henry M.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson with Valentina, and am looking forward to my next lession!"
Charles
Took German lessons from Valentina K.
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"Kerstin is a fantastic teacher. She connected right away with my daughter Chloe who is 8 years old and immediately engaged and had her learning German after 1 lesson. She is punctual and professional. I highly recommend her."
Pamela
Took German lessons from Kerstin R.
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"Lisa was an amazing instructor. She was not only helpful and knowledge in German, but she was patient as I was learning this new language. Lisa is skilled in all levels of German and is always so encouraging while learning new material. I would recommend Lisa to anyone looking for anyone in need of help!"
Maddi
Took German lessons from Lisa D.
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"We experienced helpful guidance in learning new concepts. His breadth of knowledge in so many areas is motivating and fun."
Marilyn
Took German lessons from Henry M.
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"Henry adjusted to our situation today and he motivated without pushing, He is very knowledgeable and made our learning fun."
Marilyn
Took German lessons from Henry M.
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"Explains everything in a way that anybody can comprehend! Very detailed and planned out lessons."
Ozgur
Took German lessons from Valentina K.
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"Valentina is patient and encouraging. She takes time to understand what your goals are, so she can help you achieve them."
Susan
Took German lessons from Valentina K.
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"Kerstin has been teaching German to both my kids for the past several years. Their grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation has improved dramatically. Kerstin has done a tremendous job tailoring her lessons to the different needs and learning preferences my children who very much appreciated this tailored approach. Most recently, Kerstin helped to prepare my oldest daughter for her German SAT subject test with outstanding results. I can highly recommend her."
Kristina
Took German lessons from Kerstin R.
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