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Popular Violin Teachers Near Seattle

BJ M.

Seattle, WA
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Benita L.

Lynnwood, WA
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Katie Ilen Y.

Seattle, WA
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BJ M. Seattle, WA

Subjects Taught

Fiddle, Music Performance, Violin

About Me

I grew up studying violin under the Suzuki method for over 13 years at the University of Louisville School of Music Preparatory School, my listening and playing skills were nurtured at the young age of five. I performed with the Louisville Youth Orchestra and other ensembles increasing my skills and confidence playing the instrument. A confidence that I can bring out in you as your violin teacher.

Beyond the classical foundation of Suzuki's collection, the violin has afforded me a unique opportunity to express myself in a wide range of musical styles and venues:

* I have supplied harmonies on acoustic covers and classic rock numbers at college open mics and coffee shops.

* I rocked out with an indie-pop band on famous Seattle stages like The Showbox, The Crocodile and Graceland (now El Corazon)

* I had the pleasure of accompanying young cast members of musicals such as The Sound of Music, Guys and Dolls and Anything Goes.

* I even fiddle about with traditional jigs and reels in an Irish style band.

Professionally trained as a designer, I bring a unique outlook to students. I can bring clarity to challenging musical concepts through a variety of tools. And I provide perspective teaching from my broad range of experience.

It seems there is little I have not experienced because of this wonderfully versatile instrument. So I am excited to teach any expression of music you may have an interest in. I look forward to sharing my passion for the violin with you and helping you to gain confidence you desire.

*** Specialties ***
Certified Teacher O'Connor String Method of American Music
Over 13 years as a student of the Suzuki Method.
Over 10 years violinist playing contemporary/folk liturgical music. Have also performed rock, and irish fiddle

Benita L. Lynnwood, WA

Subjects Taught

Fiddle, Mandolin, Music Performance, Music Theory, Piano, Viola, Violin

About Me

My heart would beat too fast and too loud whenever I had to perform music in front of an audience!
Nerves can be calmed by mental "gymnastics"!
We will practice making music as a team! I have coached a lot of string players so that
they can master their challenging orchestra music. I love to help anyone learn how to
play the piano, the violin, the viola or the mandolin. I want you to be able to play the
tunes that you enjoy the most and make it "your music"! I will teach you about
music theory and history and help you train your own ears. You can compose
your own music IF that is what you like...performance opportunities, chamber music too!
I have a BA/BM in Violin Performance from the University of Washington.
Certificated in Suzuki Method.
Former Assistant Concertmaster, Spokane Symphony Orchestra, WA.

*** Lesson Details ***
I share a combination of method books and you tell me what your musical goals are and we will go from there.
You will learn to read notation and do some basic music theory.
You will play all scales and arpeggios and warm-ups well with correct positioning...
We will keep the lessons fun - together!

*** Studio Equipment ***
Upright piano w/ seating for parents

*** Travel Equipment ***
I provide a music stand. I provide music books.

Student needs own instrument and lesson notebook.
Students may purchase their own music books.

*** Specialties ***
Suzuki Method books offer music by the famous classical composers.

Katie Ilen Y. Seattle, WA

Subjects Taught

Ableton, Acting, Arrangement and Composition, Audition Prep, Broadway Singing, Child Acting, Ear Training, Fashion Design, Film Production, Gospel Singing, Makeup, Musical Theater, Music Performance, Music Recording, Music Theory, Sewing, Singing, Songwriting, Stage Performance, Theater Acting, Violin, Vocal Training

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*** Specialties ***
Contemporary ear training, speech-level singing, songwriting, rock, r &b, soul, gospel, musical theatre, Beginning classical, Voice

Caleb T.

Edmonds, WA
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Eric W.

Redmond, WA
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Kecia B.

Brighton, MI
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Caleb T. Edmonds, WA

Subjects Taught

English, Violin

About Me

My name is Caleb T. I am twenty-two years old and a student at Seattle Central Community College. I have lived in Edmonds for eight years, and am an avid performer in the Seattle area.

Violin:
I am a violinist of eleven years. In high school, I won the Outstanding Underclassman in Orchestra Award two years in a row, as well as the Arion Award and Scholarship my Senior Year. I have played in groups such as the Louisiana All-State Youth Symphony, the Cascade Youth Symphony, the Seattle Rock Orchestra, and the Rainbow City Orchestra. In addition to this, I have soloed with the Rainbow City and Issaquah Philharmonic. I annually perform in pit orchestras for the Driftwood Players, Madrona Children's Theater, and several other institutions/shows.

English:
I have been an avid reader and poet/songwriter since early childhood. I have always excelled in my English classes, and won the Northwest Louisiana Reading Council's Young Author Contest twice.

Eric W. Redmond, WA

Subjects Taught

Banjo, Bass Guitar, Cello, Guitar, Singing, Songwriting, Ukulele, Violin

About Me

Music lessons for all ages and levels on guitar, bass, violin, cello, ukulele, banjo and voice/singing. Private studio in downtown Redmond. I have been teaching for over 10 years, performing and recording as a singer/songwriter/guitarist for over 25 years. Berklee College of Music alumnus. All styles of guitar, classical, jazz, blues, rock, acoustic, electric. Suzuki method violin and cello as well as fiddle and folk styles. Lessons at comfortable retail location in downtown Redmond, Allegro Music Lessons.

Kecia B. Brighton, MI

Subjects Taught

Violin

About Me

Thanks for your interest in taking violin lessons. Since being introduced to the violin in elementary school, I've had a love of the violin and particularly for teaching it. I earned All State Orchestra Awards & competitions while in HighSchool and played Concertmistress for all years. I've attended summer music camps galore including Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp and Interlochen. I travelled throughout Europe with Blue Lake's International Orchestra and also played with their Alumni Orchestra. Since attending Eastern Michigan University & receiving a Bachelors of Science with a teaching curriculum, I've played in community orchestras, string ensembles, and quartets. I've been teaching since 1990 and currently teach both in several studios as well as online.

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