Search 74,331 tutors

Steve A.

EL DUKE is Here to Tutor You

San Diego, CA (92115)

Travel radius
10 miles
Hourly fee
Email Steve A.

You don't pay for tutoring
unless you find a good fit!

Background Check Status for Steve A.

Steve A. has not yet had a background check. After sending a message to Steve, you will be able to order a background check for $7.99. The check will be processed by First Advantage. For more information, please review the background check information page.

As part of your tutor selection process, we encourage you to run updated background checks. Please also review the safety tips for hiring tutors.

Since 1999, I've been teaching music. While obtaining my master's degree, I taught undergraduates ear-training and sight-singing skills in college. I was also giving the opportunity to teach a computers in music and group guitar course. In 2002, I moved to San Diego and began teaching in various music studios to various ages of students. In 2010, I took the advise and help from a friend who teaches at an ESL school in downtown San Diego. I began tutoring students from Saudi Arabia in English. On occasion I help the ESL teacher with testing at the downtown school. I'm currently available most evening (except Fridays and Saturdays) for tutoring students.

Email Steve

Steve’s subjects

Corporate Training:
ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Proofreading, Spanish
Test Preparation:
ACT English
English, ESL/ESOL, Reading, Spanish, Writing
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary
ESL/ESOL, Spanish
Macintosh, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word
ACT English, Bible Studies, English, ESL/ESOL, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

Bible Studies

I have completely read both the Old and New Testament. I have passed the qualifications to be baptized in my church, which include a complete understanding of the Bible.

Composition (Music)

I currently hold a Master of Music degree with an emphasis in composition performance from Emporia State University.


I have been teaching rudiments of percussion for six years to various students in music studios and in individual private lessons. I've prepared students for school band auditions.

Ear Training

I have taught group classes in Ear Training for four years.

General Music

I received an A+ in my basic music class in college. I then went on to receive my BA and MM in music.


I have taught group guitar in college and individual guitar lessons in various music studios.


I have been a Mac user for twenty-eight years. As a graduate student at Emporia State University, I helped run a Mac lab. My duties consisted of: uploading, downloading, installing, and maintaining software. I own a PowerBook G4 and MacBook Pro 10.7.5.

Microsoft Windows

I have been a user of Microsoft Windows for 20 years. I began using Microsoft Windows in college for writing papers. I have owned a couple of desktops that used XP and Windows 98.

Sight Singing

I have taught Sight Singing to a group of undergraduate students at Emporia State University.


I have written numerous songs, music charts and lyrics that include: classical, pop, afro-Latin, jazz and R&B arrangements.


I've had two years' worth of spanish studies at the university level. I've written a paper about the Spanish language in music of Latin America for a special class in college. For that class, I had to write out the lyrics and the translation. Living in southern California has given me the opportunity to read and speak in Spanish on a day to day basis. Currently, I am currently available for tutoring multiple times a week.

Read all subject qualifications ยป

Email Steve

back to top


Emporia State University

Emporia State University, Emporia, KS (Master's)

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

Steve will travel within 10 miles of San Diego, CA 92115.

Email Steve

Usually responds in about 20 hours

Send Steve a message explaining your needs and you will receive a response by email. Have you already emailed Steve or another tutor? If so, you have an account! Sign in now

(ex: algebra, chemistry)
Please enter the tutor's email address.
Please enter the student's email address.
Please describe how you heard about us.

Receive Responses From Additional Tutors

If selected, WyzAnt will ask interested tutors to contact you by email if they are able to help. A maximum of five different tutors will email you and none of your personal information, including your email address, will be released.