Samuel P.


Samuel P.

Tutor

Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Will travel 2 miles

$35 per hour.

5.0 4 ratings

Attentive Tutor for Classical Piano, Latin, and Programming

Hello, Thank you for taking a look at my profile. If you're looking to improve your classical piano, Latin grammar, or programming techniques, I can help you! Although I am seeking work as a tutor, I believe that learning is a task that must be undertaken by the pupil. As a tutor, I see it as my responsibility to understand first what the pupil knows, and then help him or her to the next step. For example, with piano, I would not use the Suzuki method to instruct a student; rather, I would... [more]


Microsoft Excel


Latin

I taught myself Latin in highschool, and took three courses that covered Vergil's entire oeuvre while I was in college. Currently, I'm reading Caesar's Gallic Wars, and I participate in the lively Latin-speaking community of Boston.


Music Theory


HTML


SQL


Ear Training

I have a music degree from the College of the Holy Cross, where I graduated cum laude, with honors. I've taken four semesters of Music Theory, and have learned both movable and fixed solfege. I will use the Dannhauser method of ear training with my students.


Piano

I've played piano for 20 years, and I have a degree in Music from the College of the Holy Cross. I've studied with many teachers, most notably Sergey Schepkin and Sarah Grunstein. I have a very advanced technique, and a very large repertoire to use with students.