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Deborah C.

22 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
  • Teaching since 2015
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Deborah C.

22 Reviews
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Hi Future Students,

If you love the Italian culture and would like to learn how to speak Italian, I'm your girl!! I studied for 4 years in college and moved there for some time. I can help you with your hw and I can also help you, if you just want to learn some basic phrases to get around.

About Deborah

I have so many different things I teach. If you are looking for a voice teacher, I definitely can be of help. I have been singing all of my life. I sing in many different genres like pop, gospel, R&B, and classical. I can even help if you want to be an opera singer, as I am studying to be one myself

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Dario
Deborah's expertise and professionalism are a pleasant surprise when you consider how young she is. I have met teachers that are decades older than her who do not have the ability to accurately tell you exactly what you are doing wrong or how you can correct it. You hear a lot of, "just keep practicing and it will sort itself out" from other instructors, and this could cause you to develop bad habits that could affect your voice. Deborah is the opposite of that.

She pinpoints exactly what I am doing wrong during my lesson and offers suggestions on how to correct it going forward. I appreciate that because if your instructor doesn't tell you, your audience will. And you might not like how they say it. I am there to go beyond just singing in the shower, and her constructive criticism only makes me better. She is also polite when she corrects you, she's not cracking the whip.

She focuses immediately on different techniques that will help you improve your voice so that you can PROGRESS, instead of just banging out scales on the piano lesson after lesson and overlooking mistakes a student may make like some instructors do. I hate to be this blunt, but there are some instructors I have met in the past who do just that (none of them are from takelessons) to me it shows a devotion to the art and a commitment to bringing out the best voice that you have she wants you to be as good as her! To me no one could ask for any more than that in a voice instructor. I wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone looking for a teacher.
Nadia A.
Deborah is a wonderful teacher. She is patience, caring, understanding, knowledgeable, and motivating. I HIGHLY recommend Deborah as a vocal coach.
Sarita G.
Just as she promise ;work on breathing first, usually I like some time go by before I make a comment but the first introduction went so well, I have a positive outlook of my future practice. I have my questions answer and I also understand them as well. I am sure I have more and have confidence they will be answer....
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Alessio C.

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Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Alessio C.

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Hi, my name's Alessio and I'm an archaeologist and Italian teacher! If you want to learn Italian and also have a conversation about History and Archaeology (especially Egyptology) we should definitely meet!
I come from Florence, in the heart of Tuscany, the homeland of the Italian language and graduated in Oriental Archaeology at the University of Florence, Faculty of Literature and Philosophy. Currently I live in Fort Pierce area (Florida) and I'm also a PhD student at the Université du Littoral - Côte d'Opale (France).
I have a strong experience of teaching Italian that I build up in Germany, where I taught Italian in four schools for adults and my students always learnt with great fun. As a your private teacher you will tell me your focus, your aim, if you want to learn fast to order a cappuccino at a bar under the Italian sun or you want to concentrate more into grammar, authors and literature!

¡También se enseña en español!

About Alessio

I graduated in Archaeology (spec. Egyptology) from the University of Florence and have been working in Egypt since 2006. Apart from that, I have always liked languages and began teaching Italian during the time I was living in Northern Germany. There I had the opportunity to teach in four different

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Mattia C.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Speaks ENGLISH, ITALIAN
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Drum School from Drum School Studio
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Mattia C.

34 Reviews
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Ciao guys, Mattia here.

Have you ever wanted to speak Italian but you don’t know how to start? You are in the right place!
I know the challenge that comes with learning a foreign language - I was born and raised in Italy and now live in the US.

I’m excited to offer you online lessons where I will help you achieve your goals in the easiest way with conversation and repetition. Within the first few lessons, you'll start speaking simple sentences and as time goes on, you'll be able to speak like a pro!

Are you ready to improve your skills?

About Mattia

Mattia has been playing the drums for more than 15 years. He is an exciting player and teacher with a big love for music. He has performed a range of musical styles with many bands and artists in Italy and UK and has been part of the entertainment on board the Costa Cruise ships. Mattia is a patient

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Rina
Just had my first lesson with Mattia and he gave me a lot of valuable tips right away. Exercises to practice on my free time every day which I think will provide a solid base for my practice in the future. Looking forward to seeing how far I can go!
Aaron
Mattia is an extremely patient and cheerful teacher, an excellent instructor for a first time student. My child had no previous musical experience, and Mattia worked with him to learn the basics, even when he forgot his drum pad at his other parent's home. Mattia was flexible with the instruction time, and you can tell that he simply enjoys the subject and sharing his knowledge with others. Happily recommend!
David
I had a great first lesson with Mattia and he's an excellent teacher. I'm looking forward to learning more!
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Gina G.

17 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, Spanish, French, Portuguese
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Gina G.

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Gina has a BA and MA in Italian language and literature. She grew up with the Italian language in her family and is currently very active with Italian language groups in her community - including participating in Italian conversation groups, Italian film clubs and Italian music festivals. She travels extensively throughout Italy and is very happy to share her passion for the Italian language.

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Buongiorno! Bom dia! Buenos dias! Bonjour!

My name is Gina and I am a professional linguist with a Master’s degree in Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and French. In addition, I am a Chartered Linguist, MCIL with the Chartered Institute of Linguists, a professional organization (UK- based) for translators, interpreters and language professionals.

I work as an interpreter (medical, psychiatric, and general /conference interpretation).

I do freelance translation work and am currently doing translation projects for Duolingo and an art gallery in France.

I have been teaching and tutoring

About Gina

Buongiorno! Bom dia! Buenos dias! Bonjour! My name is Gina and I am a professional linguist with a Master’s degree in Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and French. In addition, I am a Chartered Linguist, MCIL with the Chartered Institute of Linguists, a professional organization (UK- based) for tra

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Kirk R.
Great first lesson
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selma Gibby
I give Gina a 5 star because it doesn't have a 10. She is awesome, smart, fun, and caring. I take Spanish and makes so much easier because she also speaks fluent Portuguese (my native language), and she can explain the difference between both language. I highly recommend Gina :)
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Simona S.

80 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor Degree with Honors in Arts and Letters with Major in English and Minor in Spanish from The University of Southern Mississippi
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Simona S.

80 Reviews
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Conversation is in my opinion the most efficient method for remembering words long term and also the best method to learn grammar without stress. I am an Italian native speaker and through my teaching style I intend to boost your motivation to continue learning.

About Simona

Practice makes perfect! My teaching style is based on language living rather than language studying, and while I will provide you with all of the tools to apply the correct grammar rules I encourage you to make mistakes, and learn naturally by being exposed to the language. I am 100% Italian native

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Greg Viehman
Excellent! Great teacher!!!
Rich G.
Simona is a great teacher with a great command of the Italian language
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Simona G.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Bachelor's and master's degree in Italian language and Literature from University of Rome "La Sapienza"
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Simona G.

3 Reviews
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Italian born and bred, I have been a teacher of Italian and Latin in Italian schools for 15 years, before moving to the US eight years ago. All ages are welcome as well as any level of knowledge, during my lessons you will not only learn to speak Italian but also to love Italy!

About Simona

I am an Italian and Latin teacher, born and raised in Italy. I am eligible to teach Italian (Grades K-12). I graduated ( Master degree) at University of Rome “La Sapienza" in Italian Language and Literature and soon I started to teach Italian and Latin in several Italian high schools as tenure

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Sylvia
I had my first lesson with Simona tonite and she was great. I like the way she writes her lesson plans. Very clear and concise. She is nice and friendly. She made me feel very comfortable.
Melinda S.
Simona is always cheerful and affable and it's a pleasure to take classes with her. She adds information about local Italian usage and nuance that you won't find in most texts, and is especially good at tailoring the lessons to your skill level and interests.
Emma
Simona is an excellent instructor: well prepared, conscientious, and fun! I recommend her wholeheartedly.

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"we enjoy our italian lessons with Aliaksandra! Such a great teacher! Italian is one of the most beautiful languages."
Kateryna
Took Italian lessons from Aliaksandra P.
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"I learned more from Cindy than I could ever possibly tell you!"
Chris
Took Italian lessons from Cynthia V.
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"Ciao,

Next week, I am leaving for Italy for three weeks. Although I am still not fluent in Italian, my lessons from Simona have greatly improved both my competence and my confidence in using the language. Simona is a wonderful teacher, with wonderful tact as well as a thorough knowledge of English as well as Italian.

I strongly recommend her to anyone near the early intermediate level of Italian.

Phil"
Phil
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"Simona is very patient & genuinely cares about her students learning Italian"
Mario
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"I really appreciate her patience! Grazie mille"
gene
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"Marco is a great Italian teacher. He's very professional and patient. His pragmatic approach is perfect for a beginner.
Highly recommend!"
Deniece Radus
Took Italian lessons from Marco D.
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"Very helpful. I really like the system she has in place. Took the extra time to explain all questions. So far I'm a big fan."
Stuart
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"I took Italian lessons with Simona for several months. I was heading to Italy for work and would be living in Italy for 5 years.
Simona was very professional but keep the lessons interesting. She was very patient and thought of creative ways to help you retain the lessons.
She shared a lot of interesting things about Italy about the culture, Food, travel and what to expect. I consider Simona a friend and always a great teacher.
I would recommend her for Italian lessons to anyone.
And yes, I am fluent now :)"
Nancy
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"Really enjoyed the lesson! Looking forward to learning more next week!"
Sean
Took Italian lessons from Simona B.
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"Cynthia is truly a great teacher. She understands what it is that i want to achieve from my lessons and then helps me achieve it. Great balance of conversation, learning new words/phrases and grammar. I highly recommend her."
Gina
Took Italian lessons from Cynthia V.
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