JOSEPH B. - SPANISH
- New York City, USA
- Classical Music, Thai Food, Video Games
- Tennis, Football, Studying Foreign Languages
- Seafood, Country Music
Joe has always loved foreign languages and began formally studying them at age 12 when he started Spanish class. He took Spanish and Latin in high school, and won a summa cum laude award in the National Latin Exam four years in a row. He received his bachelor's degree at Umass Amherst where he studied Analytic Linguistics, Spanish, German, French, Latin, Italian, Proto-languages and the evolution of the English language. He went to grad school at the Manhattan School of Music, where he continued to Study French, Italian and German.
Joe has been tutoring Spanish for 10 years now, and also works as a Latin and Italian tutor, along with teaching English as a second language. He loves to travel and seeing new cultures. He loves foreign language and spends his free time trying to learn new ones, he is currently studying Norwegian and Dutch! He has been teaching with City Speakeasy since 2015 and is head of the Spanish Department.