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Popular Violin Teachers Near Decatur

Joshua C.

Atlanta, GA
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Sarah H.

Marietta, GA
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Adam C.

Lilburn, GA
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Joshua C. Atlanta, GA

I began playing violin in addition to viola in high school. I enjoy the faster response of the violin and the way its higher pitches can soar over the top of the other strings, though I still prefer to play the 'inner' parts in an ensemble.

About Joshua

*** Studio Equipment ***
I teach in the Education Building of a Church that has individual classrooms, where lessons will be held, all of which are off a common area where parents can wait during the lesson.

*** Travel Equipment ***
I will bring my instrument and a music stand for myself, and I assume the student will have their own as well. There are specific collections of songs and exercises that the student should be ready to purchase based on their level of playing and will be determined after our initial lesson. Students will want to continue to invest in other collections as they progress and I will occasionally provide additional materials as appropriate.

*** Specialties ***
I have a Bachelor of Music Education and taught middle school strings in the Houston area public ...

Sarah H. Marietta, GA

About Sarah

I'd like to start off by stating that I am above all a passionate musician, who loves to share this passion with everyone and anyone. I do this by teaching and performing the Violin. My first goal in being a teacher is to make you enthusiastic and passionate about music to make learning the Violin more enjoyable and therefore you will learn quickly and become a virtuoso faster. My second goal is to teach you discipline, an important skill in not only Violin practice but also in life in general. Learning a musical instrument can really be beneficial in future work environments and in schooling. Below is my resume if interested. :)

Sarah is a classically trained violinist beginning her schooling at the age of seven where she showed great promise as a performer. She has since ...

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Laurie G. October 3, 2012
Verified Student
Perfect situation

My daughter enjoys Sarah as she is friendly and close to her same age so they can relate, giving her a positive role model as well. Having other children with other activities each week, I love that she comes to our house sparing me another trip out at night.
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Mark C. August 25, 2012
Violin
Verified Student
Outstanding Teacher!

Though I have only just started learning from Sarah, the one unique aspect of her teaching ability is that she listens and modifies her lessons specifically where the student needs the most guidance. Her more non-traditional format of teaching is excellent for someone who wants to understand the classical theory of the violin but is also interested in modern styles. I am impressed by her ability to build lesson materials based upon the student's individual goals and desires.

Beyond the technical aspects of her teaching, Sarah has a clear and unquestionable love for the violin and a desire for her students to succeed and gain the same sense of joy that the instrument obviously brings to her. It is one thing to be able teach the fundamental mechanics of playing music but is a far greater ability to teach the power that comes from loving something you are learning. In my experience as a military training officer, there are few people who know how to touch their students in a way that they desire to be better than they were the day before or to become more than they are in their own minds. Sarah is one of those gifted instructors that inspires others to greatness.

If you have a serious desire to learn the violin and want to make it part of your life, I highly recommend choosing Sarah as your instructor. I have no doubt that she will impress you as much as she has me.
Adam C. Lilburn, GA

Sure tons of people play the violin, but you want to stand apart from the crowd. Amazing results are possible. If you are willing to dedicate yourself to the task, I will help you get there.

About Adam

Adam C. - artistic director of C. Classical Music Society was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, and has enjoyed a successful and varied musical career. He received his first exposure to the viola at age eleven, while attending a magnet school. Soon after, General Mills Foundation awarded him a scholarship that enabled him to attend the Mannes College of Music Pre-College Division in New York City.

Later, Adam went on to earn a Bachelor of Music degree; as a double major in viola performance and music composition; a Master of Music degree in viola performance and a post-graduate Professional Studies Certificate, from the Mannes College of Music. His viola mentors include Paul Doktor, Sol Greitzer, John Graham, Yitzak Schotten, and Heidi Castleman. Mr. C. studied composition with ...

Nadir K.

Duluth, GA
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Michael W.

Atlanta, GA
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Atlanta, GA
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Nadir K. Duluth, GA

Each students needs a different approach. Some understand things differently than others, and its the teachers responsibility to analyze and exploit the best approach in order to achieve success.

About Nadir

American virtuoso violinist began his studies at the age of 7. He is a graduate of the prestigious Curtis Institute of Music, under the tutelage of renowned violinists Pamela Frank and Shmuel Ashkenasi. Previous teachers include Vakhob K, Sergiu Schwartz and Patricio Cobos. He has been awarded scholarships from the Vladimir Spivakov International Foundation, and is also the winner of the Woodruff Award for Excellence.
Mr. K has appeared as a soloist with orchestras throughout the world, including the Philadelphia Orchestra, National Orchestra of Russia, Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Navarra Symphony Orchestra, Czech Republic Orchestra, Monte-Carlo Orchestra, National Orchestra of Uzbekistan, United Nations Orchestra and the Lagrange Symphony Orchestra, ...

Michael W. Atlanta, GA

I teach a beginning to intermediate level of violin, from how to hold the instrument to playing simple pieces.

About Michael

Hello! My name is Michael W. I am a senior instrumental music education student at Georgia State University. My primary instrument is trumpet, in which I would teach beginner to advanced lessons in. I also have varied amounts of experience in the other areas listed under my profile and enjoy working with all ages.

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letitia B. November 25, 2014
Trumpet · In studio
Verified Student
I knew that I had made a good choice for a teacher when I saw some of Micheal's techniques. working with my son Alex. If Alex is not getting it, Micheal will try several ways to get the point across. From Warm ups to changing hands to learn a new piece. He does what it takes so that the student excels. He also infuses his personal experiences into the lesson when appropriate.
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Eva B. November 23, 2014
Violin · In studio
Verified Student
Still taking lessons with Michael since starting over 2 months ago learning so much! Reading violin music and learning theory has become something that I am able to now do in addition to actually playing! He is an excellent teacher who has taken me from literally knowing nothing about the violin to someone who can actually play! With more practice I am confident that violin is an instrument that I will continue to play, thanks to Michael's teaching!
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Jeff C. November 11, 2014
Violin · In studio
Verified Student
Michael has been very helpful in helping me return to playing violin after a long period of inactivity. He is able to make specific suggestions for improving intonation, vibrato and bowing technique. I was particularly impressed that he sought advice from GSU professors and relayed those tips to me during lessons. He has been very encouraging in spite of my many mistakes in the first few lessons.
David P. Atlanta, GA

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Have been teaching 17 years

About David

I have a recent background check from a CNA (nursing assistant) certification course which I took in the Fall and Winter of 2013-14. I will gladly email it upon request.

I grew up in Birmingham, AL, Boston, MA, and Cleveland, OH, and was classically trained on violin in all three cities. I began studying theory in 7th grade at The Alabama School of Fine Arts.
Upon graduating Emory university in 1992 I played professionally in Destin, FL as a bassist, guitarist, violinist, and vocalist.
I relocated to Atlanta in November of 2013.
I have taught individuals and group lessons on violin, bass, and guitar since 1997 and for several consecutive years at Playground Music in Fort Walton Beach.

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