Young Strings is the violin and viola studio of Liam, BMus. Liam offers online private music lessons via Zoom from his studio in the Niagara region of Ontario, Canada that are fun, engaging, and impart a real sense of musical understanding. Beginning students will learn from the Suzuki violin/viola method books, supplemented by more creative songs and arrangements. For intermediate/advanced students, we study more advanced techniques such as shifting, vibrato, and advanced bow strokes. The student also has flexibility in terms of style they would like to focus on - classical/pop/improvisation/etc.
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Laura - SpainC$43
Trusted teacher: - I use vocal training in my classes that brings together the most advanced techniques in the world: I am a CERTIFIED TEACHER for MODERN VOCAL TRAINING. Vocal training used by GRAMMY Award winners. Also, in classical training my specialties are SONG and MUSICOLOGY 🎓 🎤 As a Vocal Coach I have taught classes to more than 100 students. Among them, a contestant in the Melendi team of "LA VOZ Kids España" and singers in festivals such as "Festival de la Luz, Festival Noroeste Pop-Rock, Atlantic Fest". 📚 Always looking for new advances in vocal science and technique, I have been trained with some of the best vocal training: I am certified in levels I and II of Estill Voice - Voice Craft (USA), I have studied with experts in Speech Level Singing (USA). And I am a CERTIFIED TEACHER of Modern Vocal Training: It is a training that brings together the most advanced vocal techniques in the world, has the support of the latest scientific advances in the study of the functioning of the vocal system and a solid pedagogical method. In my training as an MVT teacher I have been able to learn from Celine Dion's Vocal Coach, which she learned from Michael Jackson's teacher in the 80s. In addition, I have been a contributor to the UK music examination institution, Trinity College London (2014 - 2019). Being also, in person, supervisor of music theory exams. I am a trainer for these certifications and for other British institutions such as ABRSM and LCM. In the musical field, some of my experience: Graduated with Merits Degree in Singing by Trinity (UK), scholarship by the Society of Artists and Interpreters of Spain, scholarship by the International University of Valencia, studies in the degrees of ABRSM (UK) piano and music theory, studies in Professional Diploma of modern music and jazz, studying at the International University of Valencia Degree in Musicology and Conservatory specializing in Lyrical singing.
Singing · Voice (music) · Music teacher training
Carolina - The Hague, NetherlandsC$33
Trusted teacher: My way of teaching is including having fun. Why?! It can be really "scary" to learn a different language, but not with me! I will make you feel confident in speaking another language, so you will be ready to explore more and more by yourself in time. We will focus on listening, pronunciation and conversation. We will do this by reading, listening and I will be explaining the Dutch grammar step by step. Afterwards I will challenge you with some homework you need to prepare for the next time ;) Ready for this challenge? See you in my class than!!!
Dutch · Vocabulary · Speech
Joana - Amsterdam, NetherlandsC$66
Trusted teacher: Do you want to learn how to play piano, sing or maybe both? I am available to teach at my place, your house, or online. Method: Available to teach any level. I can approach the instrument in a free or structured way according to the goal of each one. I've been teaching voice and piano for 7 years and I've been helping my students to develop methods so that they can have an autonomous study, deepen technical aspects, help "assemble" and solidify repertoire and not least, stimulate the creativity of each student. About me: I completed the Professional Jazz Instrumentalist Course at the Coimbra Conservatory of Music (Portugal,2016) and a Degree in Music (jazz variant) at the Lisbon Superior School of Music (2020). I attended a master's degree focused on music education (jazz) at the same institution(2020-2021). I am currently doing my Master's at Conservatorium Van Amsterdam. I am an active piano player and singer and I've developed several projects in different musical styles. I am friendly and I love to work with people of all ages. I want to follow each student's interests, It's very important that they enjoy the lessons, therefore I'll do my best to keep them motivated! I hope we can make music together soon :)
Piano · Singing · Music theory lessons
Kenza - Marrakesh, MoroccoC$17
Trusted teacher: A full course of one hour (60 min) with the possibility of reserving for a longer duration (90 min). My classes are mainly oriented on the connection with the breath, the anchoring and the deep muscular work. The lessons are adapted according to the level of the students, and I offer several variations: Hatha Yoga: general category which encompasses most of the styles practiced. "Hatha" means "perseverance", "effort" or even "determination". To be determined to achieve liberation within a certain period. This discipline is in relation with "prana", the vital force and its two components: masculine energies, considered as solar and active + feminine energies considered as lunar and passive. From there was born another interpretation according to which "Ha" & "Tha" would mean the sun and the moon united and balanced through the practice of Hatha yoga. The soul being the sun, constant and stable in its brilliance and luminosity, the spirit being the moon, constantly fluctuating and changing like the phases of the moon. The basic principle of Hatha yoga being to unite and harmonize the opposing energies of the body; the mind and its reactions. We unite the body and the spirit to unite the spirit with the universe. A Hatha yoga class consists of physical postures and breathing exercises. The postures are performed slower and last for a few breaths (30 seconds to a few minutes) to promote anchorage and stability. A real in-depth muscular work. Vinyasa Yoga: the Sanskrit term Vinyasa is derived from 2 roots "Nyasa" which means "to place" and "Vi" which can be translated as "in a specific way". Each movement is linked to rhythm and consciously placed to create a dynamic flow. It is a more rhythmic and powerful yoga which allows to link the postures in a harmonious way with transitions commonly called "vinyasa" and used in particular during the sun salutations. Here we retain the postures in a shorter time than during a Hatha yoga session, but we are still aware of our movements and our alignment. Gentle yoga: for people looking for relaxation, a stretching work inspired by Yin Yoga to release muscle tension and settle into letting go. I invite you to discover Yoga with Hope Arts Studio or to deepen your knowledge if you are already practicing. Meditation: work on the chakras; the 7 main energy centers of the body, often represented by 7 specific colors. During this session, we will focus on a particular chakra to balance and / or unblock it through breathing techniques and guided meditation. We will also explore mindfulness meditation, bringing the moment to the present moment, reconnecting to your “inner self” consciously and without judgment, examining thoughts and emotions. This practice is beneficial for relieving tension and everyday stress. Possibility of private or semi-private lessons in the studio, at home or online. I teach in French and English.
Yoga · Meditation
Andrea - Munich, GermanyC$75
Trusted teacher: With this course I will help you to improve your speaking and communication skills in German as a foreign language. Most language courses in Europe focus on the CEF and speaking is just one out of 4 or 5 skills. In group lessons participants usually don't have enough time to practise speaking. As you usually need good speaking skills for your daily life in Germany or at work, we will work on your communication skills. From CEF A1.2 to CEF C2, I will adapt all topics to your level.
Susan - Amsterdam, NetherlandsC$47
Trusted teacher: * It is universal: -Speaking is more difficult than reading or understanding Rules and structures are easier to learn than to apply Language codes of our mother tongue also continue to influence us * WHAT I HAVE TO OFFER: Attention to the specific standards of current French: key phrases, phrases, word order, wordings, register of language, use of specific grammatical items, idioms, intonation, pronunciation, other tips and tricks -Interactive training focused on realistic contexts and topics that interest you. -Authentic course materials (media, videos, press, films, songs, etc.) -Continuous feedback -Help with specific objectives: Digital communication (personal and professional) French specialist language relating to administration or legal affairs, banking and real estate Exam, translations, text editing
Mariona - Brussels, BelgiumC$47
Trusted teacher: I'm a flutist who just ended the Master in Antwerp Conservatory obtaining high distinction result and I have experience on teaching flute from debutants (children or adults) until preparing audition for students who want to enter a conservatory. I also have experience on teaching solfège and for people interested on starting music (both flute and music theory). I can combine everything in one lesson. I enjoy playing the flute together with the students and for debutants, as I also play the guitar, I can accompany them.
Transverse flute · Music theory · Music theory lessons
Ksenija - Amersfoort, NetherlandsC$50
Trusted teacher: Hi there! I'm Ksenija 🖐 A native Russian speaker and a language teacher of Russian and English. If you always wanted to learn Russian but never really dared to start or maybe you have studied Russian and want to continue studying it on a higher level, search no more! You've found a teacher that can you help from the comfort of your home🤗 Oh, and before you continue reading about this course, check if the following applies to you 👇 💚If you are a total beginner, then you're at the right spot! Simply read on 😊 ❓ BUT if you are not sure what level you are at anymore 🤔 or if you want to learn Russian for traveling, OR if you have some other questions in mind, feel free to write me! I will gladly answer you as soon as I can 🤗 You can also consider checking out my profile for more offers of different classes and lessons. Just scroll down to the bottom of the page. INFORMATION ABOUT THIS CLASS AND THE LESSONS: 💚General Russian course for complete beginners helps you to develop all of your language skills and language competencies that you need for using the language correctly right from the start. It includes everything you need to get closer to your language goals and start feeling comfortable learning Russian. The course is structured fun and follows a certain course plan but there is always room for focusing on your questions and interests. Here are some of the topics from the course plan: 1. Learning about the Russian alphabet and how to read with famous big brands 🤩 2. Who and What. Who is this? This is... (Nominative Case + Professions) 3. Where? Places in the city (Locative Case + Places in the City, some cities & countries) 4. First verbs (Most frequent verbs in the present tense: Groups 1 and 2 + revision of the Locative Case) 5. I have a brother (The Russian structure of "I have a..." + people and family members) 6. I don't have a brother (Revision of the 5th topic + Genitive case) 7. I have a red coat (Basic adjectives, colors, and clothing) 8. This is my dog (Possessive pronouns + animals) 9. How much? (Ordinal and Cardinal numbers in Russian) 10. What time is it? (How to tell the time in Russian + Genitive case) WHAT CAN BE EXPECTED IN THE LESSONS? 🤔 🔸During the lessons I use online tools such as Google Drive, PDF, Power Point, Kahoot, and all kinds of conversational games/situations. I also use authentic materials like videos and articles. Plus, materials are made especially for the student! 🔸I use modern teaching methods like flipped classrooms and blended learning. 🔸I always strive to make engaging lessons 🤩 as I know how important it is to stay motivated 💪while learning. That's why I include funny dialogues, real-life stories, Russian jokes, lots of visuals and little bonuses like a topical song with lyrics or a collection of Russian Internet memes! 🔸I never give big boring homework to my students! Though, if you want to do some extra things at home, I will gladly give you some advice and provide you with extra materials 🙂 If you have any questions, feel free to write me and I will answer you as soon as I can 😊 I am looking forward to meeting you and helping you with whatever 🎯 language goals you have! See you soon, Ksenija 💖
Russian · Self-improvement · Grammar
Javier - Antwerp, BelgiumC$49
Trusted teacher: Would you like to play the Viola but you don't have time to go to an Academy? Or you just want 𝘱𝘳𝘪𝘷𝘢𝘵𝘦 𝘭𝘦𝘴𝘴𝘰𝘯 to improve your level or prepare auditions 🎻? 𝐓𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐢𝐬 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐜𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬 📘! Among my students, you can find from 𝘊𝘩𝘪𝘭𝘥𝘳𝘦𝘯 𝘵𝘰 𝘚𝘦𝘯𝘪𝘰𝘳𝘴 👶👴. Each person has a different way of learning, so my lessons adapt to each student. I teach Viola but also Violin and Music Theory. 🎵🎵🎵 LAST 2 SPOTS AVAILABLE❗❗❗ 𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐜𝐭 𝐦𝐞!
Viola · Violin · Music theory lessons
Melissa - Rotterdam, NetherlandsC$39
Trusted teacher: Spanish is my mother tongue! Learn: Spanish for beginners. (A1 / A2) Getting better: Spanish for B1 or B2 Practice: Conversation and Perfection. Expert: Do you need the vocabulary for a specific topic? Teaching modalities vary depending on the specific purposes. Adaptability at the request of the students. Private, group, online, phone, home and business lessons. Are you willing to learn or improve a foreign language? After 10 years of traveling, working and studying around the world I am now based in the Netherlands eager to share all these experiences through teaching languages! I can offer lessons in Spanish, Italian, Portuguese and English! We can do it online or personally and, I can adapt our study plan to your objectives and necessities! I provide personalized methods that will take you step by step to meet your goal! I am dynamic, easy-going and full of energy! I have experience preparing students for IELTS, TOEFL, different Cambridge Exams, DELE, CELU, OPI, TELC, CELI, CILS, CIPLE, DEPLE, DIPLE, DAPLE, DUPLE ... Let's do it!
Spanish · Italian · Portuguese
Johnathan - Drogheda, IrelandC$42
Trusted teacher: TEFL Certified English teacher with experience teaching at the Excellence Center in Europe. I teach conversational, business, and academic English. All my classes are taught according to the level of each student. The classes are mainly based on the practical use of English to enable students to learn as quickly and as effectively as possible. I place a strong focus on pronunciation and grammar, but also widening students' vocabulary. Students can learn how to use the language in everyday situations in life as well as Interviews, Business meetings, and Higher Education.
Robin (from UK 🇬🇧) - Casablanca, MoroccoC$22
Trusted teacher: Native English Speaker from UK living in Morocco ! - TEFL Certified , London, UK - 2010, PTLS certified - UK (10+ years experience teaching english in the UK and London specifically. My class is tailored for yourself or with others - You will learn and improve your english grammar, build confidence when speaking english and presenting skills. Develop your knowledge of business english and which english terminology can help to enhance your business for your english speaking clients and customers - confidence building when learning a language is key and learning relevant and common vocabulary with learning along your learning journey. - My lessons are taught in english and I speak basic french - This class will help you learn in an enjoyable and engaging way, tailored just for you.
English · Communication skills · Self-improvement
Trusted teacher: This class can be about anything that you would like to practice, whether you would like to improve your fluency, your vocabulary, etc., and whether you're at an advanced level or a beginner. I grew up in a family passionate about languages and am excited to teach other people :)
Maria - The Hague, NetherlandsC$26
Trusted teacher: I am a native Portuguese and I worked in Portugal in Secondary schools for 25 years. I taught Portuguese for adults in UK for 8 years and in Dublin for 2 years.. In Holland, I teach Portuguese in International School of Amsterdam and in Guus Kieft School
Loreta A. - Almere Stad, NetherlandsC$47
Trusted teacher: This class will help my students (from high school to university level) to understand and face one of the most studied discipline in science: chemistry. I have been worked with tens of students, in Italian and in English, helping them for university exams and for high school tests. The class is structured depending on the students needs, with both theoretical and practical (exercises) study. Typical topics in general chemistry are: pH, titrations, redox, stochiometry, electrochemistry. But there is much more. Together we can have fun with chemistry!
Chemistry · Quantitative chemistry
Marcel - Woluwe-Saint-Lambert, BelgiumC$49
Trusted teacher: I use several methods which are specially conceived to teach Dutch to people who have a different mother tongue. I really like to use methods out of the ordinary like role games or methods with which you learn while playing. All these adapted to the student's situation of course. As I learned myself a couple of other languages, it is easy for me to detect difficulties a student can encounter and adapt the way of learning. I can teach in English, French, German and Russian.
Dutch · Grammar
Waleed PhD - Ichikawa, JapanC$51
Trusted teacher: Doctor (Ph.D., Japan) in Pharmaceutical Sciences, specializing in Biochemistry, Molecular/Cell Biology, Genetics, Proteomics, Stem Cell Biology, Stem Cell Therapy, and Enzymology. Experience as a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Faculty of Medicine, Japan. I can help you to well understand the above-mentioned related scientific topics. Having good experience as Academic Monitor, I can help with the selection of research points, designing the research plan, technical experimental support, writing scientific papers, reports, and preparation of scientific presentations for the master and doctorate. Do not hesitate to contact me for further information.
Biochemistry · Molecular biology · Cell biology
Daniele - Munich, GermanyC$30
Trusted teacher: I'm a professional and young software engineer working in Munich, Germany. I have completed many different enterprise projects that came to life and are accessed by thousands of users. In this class we can cover any general computer science topic related for high school and university exams. I have been teaching many years and I have adopted a way of learning with "ELI5": "Explain like I'm five". I'm gonna explain hard concepts in easy and real world examples. We're not just gonna learn a language or topic, but learn how to learn fast and adopt it in every aspect. I'm a passionate software developer and I will make you love the subject by teaching it in a fun and successful way. Please get in touch with me to let me know what kind of help you need. I'm here for you!
Anna - UkraineC$20
Trusted teacher: Hi, I'm Anna. I'm a Russian native speaker and I'll help you improve your spoken Russian, grammar and pronunciation. I have 2 years of experience as an English teacher in China and 1 year of experience as a Russian teacher. The general format of lesson implies the talks about anything. During the lessons we will learn new words, phrases, read books and articles. Teaching spoken Russian and pronunciation correction are the main components of my lessons. We will focus on making you speak even with limited vocabulary. I can find an approach to each student, find your weakness and make you a better Russian speaker. No matter what your goal is, it will be a pleasure for me to be your guide to the Russian speaking world. I look forward to talking to you!
Russian · Tutoring
Ann - Berlin, GermanyC$22
Trusted teacher: Ballet and Contemporary Dance are both classical and ever-changing, and reflective of today's momentum. As I have studied a wide range of dance styles and techniques, I hold vast experience in how one wants to devise their movement practice and understand the creative developments within dance history and theory. This class can be movement-based or discussion-based, and will be driven by the uses of breath and imagination to explore the limits of curiosity and physicality.
Dance · Ballet
Vasyl - Józefosław, PolandC$26
Trusted teacher: Ukulele it's a very good musical instrument to begin your adventure with music :) I will teach the basics, theory and improvisation in various styles. In a month I will teach you to play your favorite song. Dont worry if you never played before and everyone says that its very difficult, I will show you the other side. Or maybe you already know something, but you want to play better and dont know how to start? or maybe you want to sing and play? I have an individual approach to each student :) follow your passion!
Albina - Brussels, BelgiumC$36
Trusted teacher: I would like to teach you to discover the peculiarities of the Russian language which will give you a broader overview of its richness, its spirit and therefore a better general understanding of its mechanisms. My courses are interactive and adapted to the functions of your needs (business, children, tourism, ...) and levels (beginners, intermediate, advanced).
Oliver - Barcelona, SpainC$82
Trusted teacher: I have worked with kids who say they are "not mathematical" and within 6 months they were loving it and excelling in the subject. Every child is different but most teachers teach them all in the same way. I have 10 years experience teaching many different young minds with different styles of thinking. When I was a young child, I believed I was not a mathematical person. It wasn't until I met an amazing teacher at age 15 that I discovered my mathematical genius and my life was changed forever. I'm eternally grateful to that teacher. My teacher knew that self-image and self-belief is the key to unlock your child's mathematical abilities. Everyone is good at maths, but we all have different styles of thinking. Bad teachers teach every child the same way. My job is find your child's style of mathematics and allow them to discover that for themselves. When they discover that, they will begin to enjoy the beauty and power of mathematics ...and then you will see as the grades begin to soar. 👉Click the blue "Contact Oliver" button above and lets discuss how we can unlock your child's mathematical talents! 😊
Math · Economics for students · Calculus
Katayama - Tokyo, JapanC$24
Trusted teacher: For people who want to learn Japanese (every level), my class is the best option for you! I have a 420-hour Japanese language teaching certificate with experience in teaching private lessons before. In this class, I will: - Design the best course that suit your purposes and interests - Help you reach a certain level in Japanese as you desire - Assist you in studying for the JLPT test I offer courses through online platforms (Zoom, skype,..) so don't worry too much about finding a physical place to meet in this pandemic time. Hope to work with you soon!