David M.


David M.

Tutor

Saint Cloud, FL 34771

Will travel 20 miles

$30 per hour.

4.58 19 ratings

Music and Elementary Teacher

Dear prospective students and parents, I am a professional violinist and teacher. I have performed in many symphony orchestras in the U.S. including the Brevard Symphony and the Space Coast here in Florida. I also teach many other instruments including all the strings, recorder, autoharp, hammer dulcimer, glockenspiel etc. I started violin at age six, and I've been teaching and performing ever since then. We had a string quartet in my family because my brother played cello, wh... [more]


Vocabulary


Grammar


Prealgebra


Reading

I hold a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Oregon. I taught for 7 years as public school teacher K-12. I am certified in the states of Oregon, Georgia, South Dakota and Alaska.


Music Theory


Writing


English


ESL/ESOL


GED


SAT Reading


ASVAB

I hold a bachelor degree from the University of Oregon. I have also been certified as a public school teacher in 5 states. I come from a military family and my father, brother, sister, grandfather, and multiple cousins, stepson have all served in the military.


Elementary Science


Ear Training

My ear training study began in elementary school with a program with Portland Parks on Saturdays. We did solfege, etc. It helped me develop a sense of perfect pitch which has proven invaluable for playing the violin and becoming a professional piano tuner. I hold a Bachelor of Violin performance and Bachelor of Music Education degrees from the University of Oregon.


Elementary (K-6th)

I hold Bachelor of Violin Performance and Bachelor of Music Education from the University of Oregon. I find that most performers also teach. My music teaching degree certifies me to teach from K-12 as did my state teaching certificates. The older I get the more joy I receive from teaching very young and preschool children.


General Music

Although I am primarily a violinist I hold a Bachelor of Music in music education degree from the University of Oregon. I continue to branch out and teach new instruments each year. I also teach autistic children. Music is great therapy for them.


Guitar

I began to play guitar in college and have performed and taught guitar for over 20 years. I play and teach bluegrass, rock, and country styles on guitar. I have a Bachelor's in violin performance and a Bachelor's in Music Education from the University of Oregon.


Phonics

I earned a Bachelor of Arts music education 1988 University of Oregon. I also have 7 years public school teacher. My certification in 5 states inclues Alaska. Additionally, I am a certified Suzuki music teacher. Plus, I took phonics for German language at Portland State University in Oregon as part of a German minor for college studies. The principles are the similar for English.


Piano

I have been performing and teaching piano for over 20 years. I taught music in the public schools for 7 years before beginning private teaching.


Voice (Music)

I hold a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Ed., violin performance, and composition from the University of Oregon. I taught high school choir and elementary general music in the public schools for 7 years. I also taught voice private lessons for 3 years. Currently I sing and perform with a combo called the Boggy Creek Band.


Violin

I have over 20 years of teaching and performing experience, as well as Bachelors' degrees in violin performance and music education. I am certified in the Suzuki method but I also can teach in the traditional method. I also teach fiddling and competed and won many fiddle contests in the U.S.


Trumpet

My grandfather played trumpet and his instrument is the one I'm playing today. I took brass technics at the University of Oregon, received a bachelor of music degree, and taught Band at Timberlake High School in South Dakota using that same trumpet. I'm an alumna of the Space Coast Pops and currently play in the Boggy Creek Band. I teach private music lessons in Central Florida.


French Horn

I hold a bachelor of music degree from the University of Oregon in Music education. I taught band in Timberlake South Dakota public schools and strings, general music, and choir or 7 years. I took French Horn Technics class in college.