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Popular Fiddle Teachers Near Long Island City

Antoinette A.

New York, NY
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Ladi S.

Jamaica, NY
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Joanna M.

Brooklyn, NY
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Antoinette A. New York, NY

Though "fiddle" and "violin" are technically the same thing, the two are different styles of playing. Fiddle music focuses on either country music and Irish/Celtic music. Fiddle is one of the more fun aspects of the violin.

About Antoinette

The best violin teacher in Manhattan. I pride myself on my long years of experience, friendly attitude, never-ending patience but mostly my ability to get along with others while still be an exacting, effective teacher. I work based on results, which is exactly what you will experience after Lesson 1.

*** Lesson Details ***
By the first lesson, you will be playing the violin. By the end of the second lesson, you will usually be playing a song. By the end of the second month, you will be comfortable reading and playing easy music.

*** Studio Equipment ***
4/4 Violin for rental or sale
3/4 Violin for rental or sale
1/2 Violin for rental or sale
1/4 Violin for rental or sale
1/8 Violin for rental or sale

Violin accessories (bows, rosin, strings, books, music)

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Ladi S. Jamaica, NY

About Ladi

I provide basic violin set, music stand and learning materials. I always expect from students to be able to get their own instrument.

Ladi S. (born on April 27, 1987) is a Czech/American violinist, DJ, performance artist and composer. Born into a musical family and a traditional culture teeming with music and dances, Ladi S., a Czech artist is taking his place on centerstage. He presents choreographed violin performances, live and in music found on his YouTube channel, which he introduced in 2006. He performs a variety of music styles, from classical music to trance.
Since 2008, Ladi has released a self-titled album, an EP, and several singles. Aside from original work, his discography contains covers of songs by other musicians and various soundtracks.
In 2008, Ladi moved to Long ...

Joanna M. Brooklyn, NY

About Joanna

Music has the power to uncover the beauty all around us. It can strengthen our bonds with other people. It can raise us out of low, lost places. It can be a filter that brightens our view of our daily lives.

Learning an instrument or any discipline brings to the learner opportunities for growth and improvement. It also provides a space for self-reflection. Rarely in our daily lives are we encouraged to face ourselves- to meet head on with our strengths and weaknesses. Learning any instrument can help reveal these things to us and allow us to address them in a more objective way. We can build discipline, develop problem-solving skills, and find confidence. If learned with the right approach, the instrument can be an external indicator of our internal growth.

In addition to all ...


CorinneR December 6, 2009
Joanna is a very good violin instructor. She's very clear when she is teaching my daughter. Would very much recommend her to teach other students.

Ryan D.

Astoria, NY
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Brian F.

New York, NY
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Nicholas P.

Brooklyn, NY
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Ryan D. Astoria, NY

About Ryan

I've been a professional musician and teacher for 15 years, having played in Europe, Australia, Canada, and across the US with lots of different groups. I've even played on the Late Show with David Letterman and the Ellen DeGeneres Show! I love to play all kinds of music including classical violin and viola, but I'm also active as a fiddler in many different styles including bluegrass, old-time, swing, jazz, Irish, and Swedish folk. I play claw-hammer banjo (not three-finger style), and mandolin as well. I have a Master of Music in Violin from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

I love teaching because it makes me approach the technical details of music in different ways with each student. I love working with motivated students who come to each lesson with ...

Brian F. New York, NY

About Brian

Brian F. is an accomplished and versatile musician. He has held a private teaching studio for the past seven years and helped many students to improve not only technically but as musicians as well. He has been in a professional orchestra for three years as a core member of the first violin section and has kept a full schedule of gigging, teaching and performing chamber music. In addition, he helped to found a community orchestra serving as concertmaster, inspiring people to join and recently performed a concerto with the orchestra which has since become a thriving participant in the community.
As a teacher, it is a priority to help students believe in themselves and put the focus on how to create music. Trained as a classical performer, there is a large emphasis on scales, technique, ...

Nicholas P. Brooklyn, NY

Fiddle lessons incorporate the same technical foundation as violin studies, with greater emphasis on improvisation, folk songs, and jazz scales.

About Nicholas

Welcome! I am a violin and viola teacher from New York and a registered member of the Suzuki Association of the Americas. I am an active performer of contemporary and classical music, and my commitment is to instill my students with both a passion for playing music and an outstanding technical foundation.

My teaching method is tailored to each student's individual learning style and motivation for playing. The first question I will ask at every first lesson is: what music do you love? This can be one song - a nursery rhyme, classical melody, or popular song - or a genre of music. Regardless of age, I believe that the most effective path for learning violin or viola is to start with the music!

For younger children, I suggest beginning with the Suzuki method in order to ...


Kendra D. November 22, 2014
Violin · In home
Verified Student
A lovely teacher! Very patient, understanding, non-judgmental and thorough. Also very flexible with his timing. He's a keeper!
carmela C. September 22, 2014
Violin · In home
Verified Student
very reliable teacher. I'm so glad Nicholas took this job. He is an asset...Keep the good job. Thank you for everything.
Nicole J. August 21, 2014
Viola · In home
I was really nervous about playing my viola again after 10 years off, and feeling awkward taking lessons as an adult. Nick immediately put me at ease. He made me feel really good about what I did remember, and gently pushed me to work on what I didn't. He was happy to work with the materials I still had from high school, brought along props to help with my form, and even helped me get a new bow. His flexibility and easy-going attitude truly made picking back up enjoyable. I never felt judged if I didn't have time to practice as much as I should have, and LOVED that he played along with me sometimes! Did I mention he's an incredibly talented and creative composer, too? I ended up hiring him to play at my wedding in July. At the last minute, my husband and I decided we wanted the Mario Brothers theme song for our recessional, and he composed a lovely version for viola and cello duet. Amazing!

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Whether you are a beginner Fiddle student, intermediate Fiddle student, or advanced Fiddle student, a TakeLessons Instructor can help you learn or enhance your Fiddle skills. Your choices for a Long Island City Fiddle instructor come from a variety of backgrounds, making it easy to find one that matches your interests and skill level. Each Fiddle instructor's specialties are listed on their profile, along with helpful details like teaching style, ...

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