Southern Illinois University Carbondale (Applied Linguistics)
I have four years' extensive experience teaching piano music, including theory, ear training, performance techniques, and music history. I am similarly qualified to teach clarinet.
I have two years' experience tutoring Latin, and I have an Applied Linguistics degree from my local four-year university; I am a member in good standing of the American Classical League, with considerable experience and familiarity with classics subjects including Roman history and mythology.
I have tutored in university writing groups at creative composition, research papers, and other forms of formal and informal essay, and I am qualified to instruct public speaking, both rehearsed and extemporaneous.
I have six years' experience working with AutoCAD and similar architectural and mechanical drafting software, as well as most vector art software such as Corel Draw.
My approach to tutoring is oriented toward helping students achieve their personal learning and skill-centric goals: I learn what it is that they intend to achieve or be able to do, and we work together toward the best possible results. I am always open to feedback regarding how best to help my students to learn. I have four years' extensive experience teaching piano music, including theory, ear training, performance techniques, and music history. I am similarly qualified to teach clarinet.
I have two years' experience tutoring Latin, and I have an Applied Linguistics degree from my local four-year university; I am a member in good standing of
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I participated in four years of Illinois Plan A vocational architectural drafting courses.
At university, I took two years of architecture courses, pursuant to a degree in architecture, including architectural history, design, and software use.
I have been a classically-trained clarinetist since 1999, studying under the music instructors William King, Lois Schorfheide, Patty Myron, and Sue Krapf of southern Illinois.
I have performed clarinet music at several musical theatre performances, as part of the pit orchestra.
I have been a clasically trained musician since 1995, including a cumulative thirty-five years' experience at piano, violin, voice, and clarinet. Since 2010 I have worked as a piano music instructor through Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
I have been a classical pianist since 1995. I have taught piano music since 2010 through Southern Illinois University Carbondale, serving many clients in a wide variety of age groups and musical backgrounds. I regularly perform piano music for weddings, musical theatre, concerts, and similar events.
I have played classical violin since 2006, and I have worked as a music teacher through Southern Illinois University Carbondale since 2010.