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Subjects: German, Art


Hallo, my name is Cyril and I'm from Zurich, the cultural center of Switzerland. Before coming to America and receiving and MFA in fine arts I tutored German at different stages of my studies. I have a strong and varied interest in Germanic literature; among my favorite authors are Jean paul Richter, (of whom Goethe said that his writing made his head hurt), Heinrich von Kleist, who wrote the short story with the longest introductory sentence, E.T.A Hoffmann, Friedrich Glauser, Robert Walser, Franz Kafka, Thomas Bernhard and many others. I believe in teaching German by using individual students’ fields of interest and adapting to every specific need.

Video & Sample Lectures:

Cyril is a very approachable instructor, but he knows grammar very well (which is especially important for English-speakers learning German, and not true of most native German speakers).   

Locations & Map:

Private classes available at your home, office, or for a better rate at our teacher's location in Los Angeles (see map below.) Don't live close to Los Angeles but want to work with Cyril? Take private classes online!

More Info & Rates

Rates as low as $35 per hour for private classes, or $18 per hour for group classes. Check out our German, Art page(s) for more info including rates, approach, and more.


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