I was born in New York to Anglo American parents, I moved to Paris at the age of 2. I was raised in a bilingual household in the French school system where I also studied German and Spanish.
I have studied with several famous French and American film coaches and have acted in films and video games. I was a member of Nation Youth and Youth Music Theatre UK like Matt Smith and Ed Sheeran.
At 16, I left France for boarding school in the UK to study and graduated with high grades in English Literature, French Language and Drama A Levels. In my final year I discovered a growing passion for music so I dropped Art (which I studied in Year 1) to study Music Theory. I recently graduated with a degree in Music Composition and am continuing with a Masters in Music Production.
Language is a rich tapestry of colours and communications, which is why I contextualise everything I teach. It is a way to bond with others who speak the same language, which is why my lessons are oriented towards beginners, actors and business people who wish to improve their conversational French.
I think it is important to be able to provide solid but fun references for you to explore and enjoy a culture and its language. Films, youtube, twitter and tv series are all amazing sources.
I believe in focused learning periods, for students to demonstrate eagerness to learn, and an open mind to let me help you and find the fun in what and how you learn.
What to Expect:
We can simply talk or delve deep into the language depending on your desired goals.
We will discuss topics relevant to today and discover culture and news in fun debates and banter. Do not worry if your level isn’t quite there yet. Only by speaking will you truly learn how to communicate in another language.
Who are my lessons for:
I have always been immensely passionate about language and enjoy teaching and meeting people around the world via skype. Whatever your level, I am ready to help you!
I have been teaching for a while now.
It all began when I was coaching my fellow classmates at school to help them sit their French exams, needless to say that they did considerably better than other students.
For the past year I have taught over a hundred students from all around the world on various online platforms. I have had amazing results with all of them as I do not stick to "conventional French teaching", which can be very linear, inconsiderate and restrictive. My students always have fun and have come back for the next lesson.
People that come to me are often looking to either start French on a very solid foot, or to polish of a already accomplished capability with the language.
What one must keep in mind is that as a Bilingual English French speak I completely understand the struggles and difficulties a lot of people face when takling french, which most French teachers from France ignore or look past.
I love having fun with language, and instructing it! I want to see my students progress!
Reviews from italki.com:
11 Lessons with Chase Emery Davis in French
'Always a pleasure to learn from Chase. It was a very relaxed atmosphere and we talked about many fun topics. With Chase's help, I am confident that I will speak French better. Thanks so much Chase!'
4 Lessons with Chase Emery Davis in English / French
'Amazing lesson. Chase is such a vibrant exciting teacher,you will never get bored. He is professional but also funny and easygoing. I loved his lesson so much'
Chase Emery Davis (concealed information)
British / American (raised in Paris) / Speaks: English/French/Spanish/German Born New York / Dec 27 1995 / Age: 21 / Height: 6’ 2” / Weight: 90kl Baritone / Coaches : Valerie Komar / Franco Pomponi / Bayo
2013 Teaser, Paramita Entertainment / Lead / Paris
2013 Learn English Video ed. Hatiers (K@ Productions) / Presenter / Paris 2012 Quantic Dreams / Computer Game Character / Paris
2011 Cote Coloir/Cote Fenetre Publicity Film (Audiophase) Voice Over / Paris 2011 Publicity Ad (78tours) / Voice Over / Paris
2010 Short Film (Juried) - Director: Oliver McGarvey / Lead / Paris 2009 Short Film - Director: David Walz / Lead / Paris
2009 Animated Film / Voice Over / Paris
2014 No Cure for the Cross: Devised & Performed / Dallam, Cumbria 2013 Alice in Wonderland: Devised & Performed / Dallam, Cumbria
2011 Expression & Artaudian Ideology - Judith Malina / Living Theater / Paris 2010 Devising / Movement Workshop - Suzuki/Lecoq / DramaTies / Paris 2010 + 2009 - The Acting Craft - Marilyn Fried / Paris
2007 + 2008 - Bilingual Method Acting - Alexa Rutherford, Nick Millett / Paris 2014 Movement & Text - Ecole Jacques Lecoq / Paris
2013 Actors Audition Pieces - Royal Central School / London
2011 Summer Program - National Youth Theatre / London
2010 Film Audition Skills - Stephane Foenkinos / Paris
2008 Physical Theater - Word for Word / Susan Harloe / Paris
Live Solo Performances & Musical Theatre
Solo Shows Brunel YMT UK Dallam
Original Songs & Scores
YMT UK Dallam
Internship Memberships Competences
2016 Pop Revue Freedom Bar /Red Gallery / BuskinLondon - Voice & Guitar 2014 Parade: The Judge & The Soldier
2014 Harvest Fire: Mentors: Lewis Barfoot / Mairi Campbell
2014 Beauty and the Beast: Gaston
2013 Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat: Pharaoh
2017 LP “Endymion Dreams” / Self Produced
2016 Debut EP “Waiting for Her” / JBJ Studios
2016 Marvin Hamlisch Film Score
2015 Gent Film Festival Score - Placed top 25 - 2nd youngest entrant. 2014 The Power of Small - Doctors without Borders – Lyrix Org. 2014 Harvest Fire: Warriors' Song Score
2013 Young Writers & Composers - Mentors: Derek Barnes / Stephen Clark 2014 No Cure for the Cross - Score
2013 Alice in Wonderland - Score / Christmas Concert Song - Snowfall
BA Music Composition - Brunel / A Levels A,A,B / Brevet avec mention 2014 Grade 5 Music Theory / Grade 8 Musical Theatre Production (distinction) 2014 DK Wilson Award for Contribution to the Performing Arts
2012 Film/Video Production Workshop / E.I.C.A.R / Paris
2010 El Nino Film Production / Paris
PRS for Music / P.P.L / B.A.S.C.A / M.M.D
Poetry / Art / Photography / LogicProX / Video Production
Manager : Larry Davis (concealed information) / +33 6 14 29 52 74
French Voice Acting Representation: Babble Voices London (concealed information)
Excellent! Chase is a gifted polyglot. He works hard to tailor the session to the particular needs of the individual. He is also a great source of motivation so I feel very inspired to begin our work together.
Blair was a pleasure to teach. He quickly understood any comments I had and was very attentive. I look forward to seeing him again soon.
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