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Gloria J.

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San Francisco, CA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Gloria J.

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Every student is unique, so I will tailor the lessons to you and make it fun! I'm passing on to you the training I received from the very best master teachers of the violin. Stringed instruments are challenging, but I believe in enjoying making music at every level, while establishing a strong foundation in good technique. For learning fundamentals of music theory and ear training, we will play various rhythm and improvisational games. I have extensive background in European classical music, and I've also done quite a bit of improvisation, some fiddling, and electric violin and viola. Whether you want to be the next Joshua Bell or the next Lindsey Stirling, I can help you improve your playing. I will help you sing, dance and tell a story through your violin or viola.

About Gloria

Born into a musical family in 1966, I have extensive performance experience as a classical violinist and violist, and I've been composing my own music since 2000. I am very grateful to have studied with some of the finest teachers of violin, viola and chamber music, and I graduated in 1990 from th

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Mia Bella
Gloria has been a wonderful and inspiring teacher over a period of very formative years for me as a violinist. We first worked together for all 4 years of my undergraduate violin performance degree at Mills College from 2010-14, and Gloria helped me develop a lasting appreciation for listening deeply and developing focus for small details. We worked together on everything from solo Bach and Hindemith sonatas to concertos, chamber music, and orchestral excerpts. She has been a lasting influence in my life as a musician, and I will continue to return for musical and creative advice over the years even when I live far away.

Dr. Elizabeth M.

2 Reviews
Mountain View, CA
Starting at $70
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Doctor of Musical Arts from Stony Brook University
  • Teaches students 5 to 20
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Dr. Elizabeth M.

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Private Violin Teacher

My work as a teaching artist has brought me a significant amount of experience in the training of young musicians of all levels, from beginners to university level. It is my goal to bring out the greatest potential in every student by tailoring every lesson towards the direct needs of each individual student. By learning the violin and piano, students develop skills in creative thinking, problem solving, communication and a stronger work ethic. Skills outside of music will be empowered such as public speaking, self-discipline, time management and self-confidence.

About Dr. Elizabeth

Elizabeth MacCorquodale's students have performed in such acclaimed venues as Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center, Teatro Paco de la Musica in Rome, Wigmore Hall in London and Citi Field. Many of Dr. MacCorquodale’s students have received top scores in the Royal Conservatory of Music,

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Paul
My main instrument is piano/violin, and I have taken a year of violin lessons during my composition studies in Austria. I wanted to focus on my string instrument writing and also develop my violin playing skills (at the age of 33!).

Dr. Elizabeth proved herself to be a great teacher, who didn't only make my lessons fun (believe me, it's not that easy when you are at a certain age), but also made made things very interesting to me by relating the techniques I learned to string instrument writing (which is an amazing experience for a composer!).

Sometimes when I arrived early for my lessons, I observed Dr. Elizabeth with children and talked to some of the students' parents. They all speak highly of her and are very happy with their children's musical development.

I am (also) a music teacher at UC Berkeley, and have seen all kinds of teachers throughout my career and I can confidently say that you can't go wrong with Dr. Elizabeth. I still continue my weekly lessons and am amazed how much I've developed as a violinist since we started working together.

Thank you Dr. Elizabeth, see you next week!
Becca
Elizabeth is the best out there. She started teaching my nine year old about a year and a half ago. She is encouraging, fun, energetic, and incredibly talented and patient. Our daughter has learned so much and developed a new love of her Violin that with previous teachers was missing. We have never had a teacher our whole family loves seeing every week as much as her. Our daughter has improved so much and it is all thanks to the encouragement and skill that Elizabeth gives each lesson. She is one of a kind and an incredible teacher. We cannot recommend or thank her enough.

Jessica D.

5 Reviews
Sunnyvale, CA
Starting at $75
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Jessica D.

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My teaching is a combination of Suzuki Method, ABRSM pieces, and Traditional Method. I used fingering, bowing exercises or etudes for the pieces to make it easier to play.

I am very sincere and sensitive to my students because every student is unique and it is very important that you have to connect with them. I teach by heart and provide what they wanted to achieve in violin playing and so its worth and satisfying.

All of my students will learn how to play well with good intonation and proper posture. Students can choose to play their favorite pieces for fun, either Classical or Pop music . We can also enjoy some duet pieces.

Violin playing is fun but it involves patience, discipline, PRACTICE and determination. Lesson can be held in West Valley Music depending on the studio's room availability. Give me your availability and i will try to fit you in.

About Jessica

I am a graduate of Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance at the University of the Philippines. My training started with the Suzuki Method when I was 14 yrs old. As I have progressed, I became a member of different orchestras in the Philippines. I started teaching in 2001 and have attended some Su

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Hari -.
My daughter likes her violin lessons with Jessica. Jessica discussed the goals upfront and is focused on helping my daughter achieve those with right level of feedback on how to improve.
Samantha E.
Jessica is very attentive and cares about proper techique and building foundational skills. So far so good!
DeAnna H.
Jessica is a suburb musician. She can teach any level, from beginning through professional level. I was impressed with Jessica's playing immediately. Her playing is top-notch, from subtle intricacies through powerful passages. I would recommend Jessica for any student from beginner through professional level.

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Assunta B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Computer Animation & Design from Full Sail University
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Assunta B.

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Experienced teacher of 3 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate violin student! All ages welcome. I have taught from 4 years old to 85 years young. Lessons are customized and catered to your needs and goals. Not only will you be playing your favorite songs in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of note reading, music theory, ear training, sight reading, technique, and more. Let’s make music!

About Assunta

My name is Assunta but I also go by the nickname Susan. I am Italian, I started playing Violin at the age of 13. I was a member of the Naples Chamber Orchestra and a member of the Naples Philharmonic Side by Side program. I won the recipient of first place and winning medal for state competition. I

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Rosemary
It has been an amazing opportunity and a lot of fun to learn from her. She is sweet and caring and has a lot of patience with people. She connects with you personally rather then just teach a lesson. She will be your teacher, friend, and rolemodel
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Elizabeth B.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society from Phi Theta Kappa
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Elizabeth B.

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All level of violin study from beginner through professional.

I am a professional violinist/violist with a Master of Music degree, extensive performance, and teaching ability/experience,

About Elizabeth

Elizabeth has taught violin and viola for twenty years. She has a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance from DePaul University School of Music. Her teachers have been among the best in the world. She has been a member of orchestras, chamber music ensembles, and has performed solos throughout

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Elizabeth is so knowledgeable and made me feel so comfortable. Thanks for a great first lesson.
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Amber W.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor Degree in Music Education from The College of Saint Rose
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Amber W.

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Experienced Music teacher of 8 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of their instrument and theory skills. I specialize in all styles. Typically, I use a variety of method books to pick from to meet the needs of the students. I also have many tools available to use during lessons.
My students have gone on to NYSSMA and on to college auditions successfully!

About Amber

I have been teaching private lessons since 2008, but have been studying music since I was only 4 with non stop private and in school lessons. I now have my Bachelor's degree in Music education and am working toward my Masters in Music performance and Instruction. I love working with my students

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Ben C.
Very knowledgeable and personable. Puts you at ease, patient and doesn't give you more than you can handle. So far, a good experience.
Emma
Amber is a really sweet and kind loving teacher to help you reach your goals
Adrita M.
Amber was very nice.. she knew how to jump in right where my daughter had left her last teacher and became a favorite on the first day. :)

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Alviso, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Alviso is $79. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $29 and $300 per hour.
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"Very structured and thorough in her teaching and a nice and encouraging person on top of that. I had a great first lesson with Susanna!"
- Katja
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"Very pleased with my first lesson! I'm an adult beginner and I appreciated her frankness and encouragement!"
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"She is an absolutely wonderful instructor. She is very patient and understanding. Absolutely recommend!"
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Took Violin lessons from Zhana G.
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Loquacious, but each moment of verbal conversation has a message that leads to the musical lessons of the day. I really appreciate her knowledge and skill. I am often reminiscent of my violin instructor as a child. Each session leaves me with the zeal to practice hard in eager preparation
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- Cynthia
Took Violin lessons from Kathy B.
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"Thank you for my kids first lesson. I was a little nervous at first as my kids if always had lessons in a studio. Online worked ok really well. We look forward to many more lessons with Ben."
- Jacob
Took Violin lessons from Ben U.
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"Karen is a great teacher

Karen teaches my 5 yr. old daughter violin. She loves Karen and has progressed quicker than I thought she would. Karen is very good with little kids and really knows how to motivate them. My daughter looks forward to seeing her each week and is willing to work for Karen. She especially likes it when Karen plays with her. I would definitely recommend Karen as a teacher!
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"Brooke has been teaching for our store for 3 years both in individual and group lessons. She is not only a very talented violinist but she works extremely well with her students of all ages. I will always recommend her for any violin students."
- David Bozich, Owner, Enumclaw Music
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"Mark is an amazing teacher. These lessons are for my daughter holly . In one lesson holly was doing amazing . Holly is looking forward to each and every week."
- Holly
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"As a child I grew up in a family who were avid listeners of Southern Indian classical "Carnatic" music which cultivated a big interest in me as well. Having learnt classical Indian string instrument "Veenai" it was my desire to learn Violin as well. For years I was looking for someone like Merav who is kind , non judgmental , approachable and very positive instructor. I highly recommend Merav as the best Violin instructor I have known in Bay Area."
- Janu
Took Violin lessons from Merav S.
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"Nick is a very good teacher. I have been learning Violin from Nick for about 3 months now and things are progressing very well. I like the way Nick navigates through the lessons, by understanding the student's plus/minuses and progress."
- Saadhana
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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