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Nina K.

Cypress, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Bachelors on Music performance from Bob cole conservatory of music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Nina K.

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I am a member of Certificate of Merit so students can take cm on their choice, am also doing symf during summer. I usually held recital minimum 1-2 a year so students will get a chance to perform.
I use suzuki method for most students but also open to teach whatever students interested in.
My students are from 5 years old to an adult. I have also taught at a elementary and highschool before.

About Nina

I am a professional violinist and a teacher! I have been playing violin since I was 8 and started teaching in high school. I have received both undergraduate and graduate degree for performance. I have taught a group class at elementary school and string coach at high schools. My students age fr

Dimitry O.

8 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Dimitry O.

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Much of my methods are derived from my doctoral dissertation studies in the field of Sports Psychology. I apply my teaching methods to develop and increase control of muscular and mental functions, accuracy, precision, discipline, mental awareness and overall coordination in violin performance. I am eager to share my knowledge and experience in sports psychology and to emphasize the general psychological benefits and contribution to human enrichment.

​My students earn numerous accolades, such as Concertmaster and title positions in the: Colburn Chamber and Los Angeles Youth Orchestras, Santa Monica High School Chamber Orchestra, Idyllwild Music Festival Symphony and Chamber Orchestras, Interlochen Music Festival, Honor Orchestra of America, and Santa Monica High School Symphony and Chamber Orchestra, Palisades High School Symphony; Grand Prize in the Fifth International Colibri Music Competition, Westside Committee of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Student Scholarships and ...

About Dimitry

My teaching principles are based on outlining the advantageous mental and physical practice techniques revealed through research in Sports Psychology. These methods help my students strategically overcome the numerous psychological obstacles in order to develop a consistently high level of performa

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Kiran L.
I started learning violin from Dr. Dimitry 1 month ago because, unlike other teachers, I found Dr. Dimitry very honest in specifying the subtleties and nuances, especially the snaggy ones which make the violin one of the most challenging instruments to learn. Although his classes were very expensive, I chose him as he was a straightforward and experienced violinist and I never compromise on the quality of teaching. Also, being a doctoral student myself, I know what it means to earn a Ph.D. and that too in music.

Now, it has been one month, and I enjoy his classes. His analogies and examples are an apt way of understanding the techniques of playing the violin. Though Dr. Dimitry is an advanced violinist, he is very patient with absolute beginners. To sum up, I would highly recommend him to people who are very serious and determined to learn and practice the violin.
Sharon
A true professional and a great teacher! I have been taking violin lessons now for 6 months with Dr. Dimitri Olevsky, having switched to Dimitri after having had a mediocre experience with my previous teacher. Wow…what a difference. Dimitri ably blends his extensive knowledge, talent, and seriousness about his craft with a witty sense of humor. He is able to simplify the complexities of violin technique so that it is truly feels accessible. Highly recommended.
Alexander
Dr. Olevsky was immediately able to improve my playing with direct, practical advice. He is concerned with efficient practice and in making the maximum amount of progress in the time that one has. He is highly knowledgable about the audition process and the real day to day of being a professional performing violinist. I have been playing for 15+ years and find Dimitry's lessons very challenging and stimulating.

Chen C.

2 Reviews
Chino Hills, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chen C.

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I have 15+ years of teaching experience and committed to building a lasting relationship between my students and their love of music.

My philosophy for violin lessons is to prepare students to play in a group by developing their technique, musicality, and ear-training skills. In my experience, students are more engaged and have more fun playing with others.

I will be your first duet partner! Contact me now to setup a lesson.

About Chen

Chen is a music teacher, violinist/violist, and conductor with over 15 years of experience. While attending New York University (NYU), he majored in music education and studied with Mark Steinberg of the Brentano String Quartet. As a firm believer that music changes lives, Chen thinks private lesso

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William
Great teacher! Very patient and has great knowledge of music.
YANNIE
Mr. Chen is very patient and professional.

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Tyler S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students Male: 8 and up; Female: 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tyler S.

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Tyler recently completed his Viola Performance Degree from Lamont School of Music, University of Denver. Tyler attended Scripps Ranch High School and has played with many youth orchestras in the San Diego area, including YPO, SDYS, CYO, and YAS. He was trained as a classical violist since the age of 12, after an introduction to piano at age six. He has played professionally with Jazz and commercial music artists including, Pretty Lights, Michal Menert, and Denver Based rock bands Eldren and Petals of Spain. Tyler is currently pursuing audio engineering and teaching credentials.

About Tyler

Tyler recently completed his Viola Performance Degree from Lamont School of Music, University of Denver. Tyler attended Scripps Ranch High School and has played with many youth orchestras in the San Diego area, including YPO, SDYS, CYO, and YAS. He was trained as a classical violist since the age o

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Chase B.
This was my sons first lesson and it went very well. Tyler was patient but firm and we saw good results. Thank you Tyler!

Don V. L.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, French, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Don V. L.

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Make friends with the violin- no matter what age or level, you can go deeper in your relationship with this beautiful instrument. Beginners will be given a solid foundation based on classical training, from which they can build to explore anything from the classics to rock and beyond. Learn to play beautifully, in tune and with perfect rhythm. Be relaxed with any style and explore the full range of possibilities.

About Don V.

Don V L. has taught violin to students of all ages and levels. His experience has ranged from classrooms of 25 children at the Waldorf Schools in Kula, where he teaches 6th to 8th grades at present, and Santa Cruz, CA, where he taught for eight years, to private one-on-one lessons. During 30 yea

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Siena
Terrific instructor! My daughter enjoys her lessons and is progressing quickly!

Leah S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
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Leah S.

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I have been playing violin since I was five years old and have been teaching violin for the last six years! I am currently finishing my degree in Music Education, with violin concentration, from Temple University. I am passionate about teaching and love working with students. I enjoy teaching absolute beginners all the way up to violinists studying advanced materials and preparing for auditions. We will learn technique, musicianship skills, and a variety of repertoire!

About Leah

Hi! My name is Leah, and I love to teach music! My specialties are string orchestra instruments, including violin, which I have been playing since I was five years old, viola, cello, and upright bass. I am currently finishing my degree in Music Education at Temple University, with a violin concentr

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Cerritos, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Cerritos is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $230 per hour.
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"I love my violin teacher! Lucas was very encouraging about my learning violin at my age."
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Took Violin lessons from Lucas B.
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Mark is an excellent teacher. He motivates with praise, and corrects gently. He is so knowledgable that he leads rather than pushes. One of the best teachers I have ever seen!"
Pam
Took Violin lessons from Mark L.
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"Megan came very well prepared and was very thorough in her explanations. I'll continue with her for the foreseeable future!"
Tyler Owen
Took Violin lessons from Megan R.
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"Hallie's teaching style a great combination of challenging and encouraging. As an older adult student with very limited musical experience I find that she strikes just the right balance for my hyper-analytical personality.
I am pleasantly surprised with the progress I have made and look forward to my weekly lessons."
Phyllis
Took Violin lessons from Hallie C.
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"I am 65 years old and had not taken violin lessons since I was in the 6th Grade.
I inherited my dad's violin and had a new desire to take lessons. Regina made
me feel comfortable and assured me that I can make progress with practice.
She is professional and friendly."
Audrey
Took Violin lessons from Regina T.
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"Very thorough! Loved my first lesson. Can't wait to continue my lessons with Jonathan! Thank you for your awesomeness!! :-)"
Alice
Took Violin lessons from Jonathan G.
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"Very good teacher, with a lots of compassion.Mr. Kelvin is paying attention to details which makes my daughter better violin player."
Sebastian
Took Violin lessons from Kelvin L.
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"I am a professional musician who works closely with Jessica. Jessica and I work together at our church in the youth choir/band and the adult choir (I am the director of both music groups). Outside of the church, the two of us also comprise a duo, playing classical music and modern classics together. I can speak to Jessica's professionalism and virtuosity, and I can also speak to her interaction with children.
Jessica is incredibly musical; she sight reads fluently, she has excellent intonation and a beautiful tone on her violin, her rhythm is flawless, and she has an instinctive and musical sense of dynamics, leading to beautiful interpretations and expression. She is a superb player in ensemble/chamber music. As a soloist, she commands the stage with a presence of beauty, technical expertise, and confidence.
Jessica works wonderfully with children. She is a kind and loving influence, giving helpful suggestions to the children to help them develop better musicianship. She has vision as a musician, and she conveys her ideas clearly to both children and adults."
Colleen
Took Violin lessons from Jessica D.
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"Ferenc is simply the best teacher and performer we've come across. Both of our kids are currently working with him, and they are progressing very well. His fees are reasonable for the expertise my kids are getting. Highly recommended!"
Jennifer
Took Violin lessons from Ferenc C.
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"Ms. Dongyi is a Fantastic mentor and our son waits for his Violin class with her, more than school, or any of his other activites! Thank you very much, Ms. Dongyi for being such a great teacher. We are very grateful."
Siddarth (Sid)
Took Violin lessons from Dongyi H.
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