Native English Speaker
Proficient knowledge of French
Basic knowledge of German
Born in Toronto, Canada
Walter Mahabir is a Canadian musician, born and raised in Toronto. While living in Toronto, he had nine years of classical piano training at St. Michael's Choir School, and later received his Bachelor of Music in Classical Voice at York University. Walter then moved to Montreal to continue his studies, where he completed his Master's degree in Choral Conducting. Working in music has become his lifelong passion, and it is through music that he also developed a keen interest for language. After receiving his TEFL Certification, he moved to Berlin, where he currently lives and works as a freelance English teacher and musician.
Walter's life experiences have sculpted him into the dedicated teacher that he has become. Through years of conducting and dancing experience, he is quick to adapt dynamic learning and teaching concepts. In addition, his eleven years in the service industry developed his public speaking and hospitality.
Walter is committed to continue developing as a language teacher and musician while promoting values of critical thinking, encouragement, improvement, and positivity.
Aside from his work, Walter loves dogs, crosswords, reading, comedy, video games, basketball and magic tricks. He also likes to consider himself a professional eater.
Specialized Areas of Teaching:
Free Introductory Lesson
Ages: Young Learners (0-12) & Adults
Levels: Beginners & Intermediate
Private (One-on-One) and Group Lessons
English Babysit Training and Development Program
English for the purpose of traveling
Slang and Informal Dialogs: SMS, Email
CV, Resume and Interviewing Preparation
Business English: (Small Businesses to Large Corporations)
Other Areas of Focus:
English Through A Musical Lens - Do you enjoy music? Whether it is learning English for post-graduate music education, English diction for live musical settings (choirs, orchestras, etc.), or just wanting to perfect that English song you heard on the radio, treat yourself to personally-tailored lessons to help you improve your language learning while achieving your musical goals!
Walter is a very talented musician.
He specializes in teaching Academic English and Music. Walter tailors each lesson to meet the needs of his students.