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James Z.

English, Writing, Reading, Music Performance Tutor

English, Writing, Reading, Music Performance Tutor

$48/hour

  • Fort Wayne, IN 46835

About James


Bio

Thank you for considering my tutoring services. I work as a professional Marketing Specialist. My job requires me to, on a daily basis, write professionally. I am experienced with all levels of writing (English language only) and have been published many times. I love to write, and I love assisting others who truly desire to improve their writing skills.

I also perform music professionally. For many years I made my living as a full-time Church Musician. I play trumpet professionally in...

Thank you for considering my tutoring services. I work as a professional Marketing Specialist. My job requires me to, on a daily basis, write professionally. I am experienced with all levels of writing (English language only) and have been published many times. I love to write, and I love assisting others who truly desire to improve their writing skills.

I also perform music professionally. For many years I made my living as a full-time Church Musician. I play trumpet professionally in the Fort Wayne area, and also serve as the Music Director for a singing ensemble that performs in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania. I do all the arranging for this choral group as well as the booking and marketing. Running a successful semi-professional musical ensemble is a challenge, but one I thoroughly enjoy. I would enjoy helping others successfully develop their own musical group, both on a performance level and a marketing level.

I look forward to your contact about how I might be of assistance to you. Thanks! James


Education

B.S.
Music Marketing

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $48
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person
  • Travel policy: Within 30 miles of Fort Wayne, IN 46835
  • Lesson cancellation: 4 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

Schedule

James hasn’t set a schedule.


Subjects

Business

Marketing,

Marketing

I earned a B.S. in Marketing degree in 1986, and in one form or another, have worked in a "marketing" career ever since. I have worked as a manager in a retail setting and in the sale of financial and insurance products. Most-recently, I work in a job where I market services to the Senior Healthcare industry. Also, as a professional musician, I am constantly marketing my various ensembles to churches, community performance opportunities and concert venues.
Microsoft Publisher,

Microsoft Publisher

On a daily basis, I work extensively with Microsoft WORD, PUBLISHER, POWERPOINT and EXCEL. I enjoy being creative within each program and utilizing the many custom applications available. POWERPOINT is, particularly, a somewhat difficult program to master, but once learned, can be a very beneficial tool. It is also the program that offers the most opportunity for "creative" ideas! I earned a B.S. in Marketing degree in 1986, and in one form or another, have worked in a "marketing" career ever since.
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Computer

Microsoft Publisher,

Microsoft Publisher

On a daily basis, I work extensively with Microsoft WORD, PUBLISHER, POWERPOINT and EXCEL. I enjoy being creative within each program and utilizing the many custom applications available. POWERPOINT is, particularly, a somewhat difficult program to master, but once learned, can be a very beneficial tool. It is also the program that offers the most opportunity for "creative" ideas! I earned a B.S. in Marketing degree in 1986, and in one form or another, have worked in a "marketing" career ever since.
Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Corporate Training

Microsoft Publisher,

Microsoft Publisher

On a daily basis, I work extensively with Microsoft WORD, PUBLISHER, POWERPOINT and EXCEL. I enjoy being creative within each program and utilizing the many custom applications available. POWERPOINT is, particularly, a somewhat difficult program to master, but once learned, can be a very beneficial tool. It is also the program that offers the most opportunity for "creative" ideas! I earned a B.S. in Marketing degree in 1986, and in one form or another, have worked in a "marketing" career ever since.
Grammar, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Proofreading

Elementary Education

Elementary Math, Elementary Science, Grammar, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary

English

English, Grammar, Proofreading, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Writing

History

Bible Studies

Bible Studies

I am a Christian and have studied the Bible for most of my life. For fifteen years of my working career I served as a full-time Church Musician where I, on a weekly basis, wrote and prepared the Sunday morning worship service incorporating Scripture and Bible references. I still utilize the Bible extensively in preparing my vocal ensemble programs and worship services.

Homeschool

English, Reading, Spelling, Writing

Most Popular

English, Reading, Writing

Music

Ear Training,

Ear Training

I am a professional singer, conductor and brass instrument player. I have also earned a B.S. in Music, and ear training was definitely a requirement for earning my degree. I currently lead a professional singing group, and certainly having a good musical ear is imperative during rehearsals and performances.
General Music,

General Music

I am a professional singer, conductor and brass instrument player. I have also earned a B.S. in Music. Much more important than my education and skill, however, is my willingness and ability to present music in a fun and joyful manner rather than a incorporating a tedious approach. Music should be a JOY in a student's life - not a burden.
Sight Singing,

Sight Singing

I am a professional singer, conductor and brass instrument player. I also have earned a B.S. in Music, and sight-singing was definitely a requirement for earning my degree. I currently lead a professional singing group, and certainly good sight-singing skills are imperative during rehearsals and rehearsal prep.
Trumpet,

Trumpet

I am a professional singer, conductor and brass instrument player. I have also earned a B.S. in Music, and studied trumpet at both Iowa State University and Wayne State College. I am the Flugelhorn soloist in a brass band and play trumpet in several area professional ensembles. For many years prior I presented solo trumpet and organ concerts in churches throughout Indiana, Michigan and Ohio, and currently play solos in, primarily, local Fort Wayne and surrounding area churches. I play Bb, C and Piccolo Trumpets, and also perform extensively on Flugelhorn.
Voice (Music),

Voice (Music)

I am a professional singer, conductor and brass instrument player. I have sung all my life, and from age 20 to currently, have sung professionally. I currently lead a professional singing group, and within the ensemble sing, alternately, Lead, Baritone, Tenor and Bass. I regularly am hired to sing solos in area churches and community venues. I also enjoyed a nice career, as a younger man, singing musical theater roles in several Fort Wayne area theaters.
Music Theory

Other

Bible Studies,

Bible Studies

I am a Christian and have studied the Bible for most of my life. For fifteen years of my working career I served as a full-time Church Musician where I, on a weekly basis, wrote and prepared the Sunday morning worship service incorporating Scripture and Bible references. I still utilize the Bible extensively in preparing my vocal ensemble programs and worship services.
Marketing

Marketing

I earned a B.S. in Marketing degree in 1986, and in one form or another, have worked in a "marketing" career ever since. I have worked as a manager in a retail setting and in the sale of financial and insurance products. Most-recently, I work in a job where I market services to the Senior Healthcare industry. Also, as a professional musician, I am constantly marketing my various ensembles to churches, community performance opportunities and concert venues.

Summer

Reading, Writing

$48/hour

James Z.

$48/hour

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