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Gloria J.

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San Francisco, CA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks German, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded 1st place winner from Irving Klein International String Competition
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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 the

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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.
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Maureen S.

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San Leandro, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Awarded Awards from Various
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Maureen S.

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Levels 1-10 MTAC Certificate of Merit, College Level Classical and Jazz

About Maureen

•The styles I teach most often are jazz, classical and popular. Although I have studied many different genres, my specialties are saxophone and composition. I have studied with music teachers such as Anthony Braxton, Herb Pomeroy, Charlie Banacos, Jerry Bergonzi, Gary Burton, Joe Viola, Ken Pullig

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Beverly
Maureen has been a wonderful clarinet teacher! Being an adult who is picking up the clarinet again, I like how Maureen provides a balance of theory, exercises, improvision, and various methods to help me in my playing.

Maureen is patient, always willing to answer questions and encouraging. She makes you want to try harder!
Dahlia M.
Maureen is patient, methodical and focused. Great first lesson. I am very encouraged.
Maureen
I highly recommend Dr Maureen Spanza . She has been wonderful with teaching my granddaughter
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wenze L.

Daly City, CA
Starting at $66
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
  • Teaching since 2011
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wenze L.

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Full of passion of music. Sense of humor. Patient and nice. 10+ years teaching experience. 10+ years orchestra playing experience.

About wenze

Patient and nice teacher base on San Francisco bay area. Speak both English and Mandarin. 10 + years teaching and performance experience. I'm not a strict teacher but I will always teach you a lot in every single class. Let me make your music dreams come true.

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George C.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Mandarin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Guitar Performance from Musicians Institute
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George C.

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I am free to teach violin as well. 8+ years experience.

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About George

Hi, my name is George. I am available to teach electric or acoustic guitar and bass either at my place or yours, or online. It started with learning violin at an early age. It opened doors to my musical journey in the future. I have played both electric and acoustic guitar for 18+ and attended Mu

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Norm W.
George was so patient with me. I knew absolutely nothing about playing guitar and I learned exactly what I needed. He gave me the confidence I needed to learn the guitar.George is an amazing guitar player and I feel fortunate to have him as my instructor. I loved my lesson and can't wait for the next.
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Savannah A.

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Starting at $32
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Associates Degree from Brevard Community College
  • Teaching since 2006
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Savannah A.

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My goal is to help students achieve their personal goals. We will focus on technique and details to make sure you sound your best at any level!

About Savannah

Hello! Violin has been a part of my life for 25 years. I enjoy helping others who have a dream of playing this expressive, challenging instrument. If you want to explore your potential by digging into technique and developing your own unique style, then I will enjoy helping you on that journey. Whe

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Cindle V.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Music Education from Malone University
  • Awarded Teacher of the Year from Magnolia Science Academy
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Cindle V.

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Learning the violin is hard but with hard work, you can do it. Ear training is a must and I work on that and music theory as well.

About Cindle

Hello, my name is Cindle V. and I love teaching music and chess. I have been teaching for 12 years. I have a bachelor's degree in music education and am currently teaching around 30 lessons a week to students ranging in ability from beginner to professional. My experience working with all types of l

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Beth
Clear instructions
Walter
While only the first lesson, Cindle had me thinking about chess in a way that I never had.
Matt M.
Very knowledgeable and helpful.

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"Rhea is energetic, fun, musical, and pays attention to every detail!"
Stella
Took Violin lessons from Rhea C.
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"Tigran is clearly the best music teacher I've encountered thus far. He's not only extremely knowledgeable and an experienced music teacher, but also an excellent human being. He goes above and beyond his normal duties to make sure that his students excel in music. He's a very caring and a patient instructor. I strongly recommend Tigran to anyone who's interested in music!"
Ritesh Mathew
Took Violin lessons from Tigran N.
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"Mr. Nader is an excellent instructor who always puts his students first. He customizes his lessons in accordance to each individual and patiently works with them so that they may achieve their optimum potential.

More than just a passive teacher of the violin, Mr. Nader dedicates his time and energy as a full time instructor of violin, cello, and music theory. Furthermore, Mr. Nader exhibits a level of knowledge, intellect, understanding, and culture rarely seen in the world today. When one walks into his music room, one will be struck with awe at not only the amount of books in Mr. Nader's library collection, but also the wide variety of subjects ranging from Music, Music History, Biographies, Psychology, Sociology, Philosophy, and many more. However, do not think that these books are just for display. Quite the contrary, one short conversation with Mr. Nader will show that he is well versed in all these subjects; a modern incarnation of the Renaissance polymath. Building off of his broad knowledge base, Mr. Nader not only teaches one how to play an instrument, he also teaches one how to cultivate oneself in Music and the culture from which it originates.

With a passion for Music and a yearn to pass on higher culture to the avid learner, Mr. Nader is the best instructor for all those who wish to learn Music along with its connection to the history, society, and culture from which it springs."
Sean
Took Violin lessons from Nader T.
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"This was my first music class and Nicholas explained all basics which is essential and looking forward"
Hari Pramod
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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"I've had a great experience taking violin lessons with Kristen for the past year or so. I only wish I had started sooner! She is an excellent teacher: she is patient, answers all of my questions with ease, and clearly cares about her students. My lessons have been challenging but fun, and I am very happy with the progress I have made with her."
Kelsey
Took Violin lessons from Kristen K.
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"A unique and special experience! My daughter always looked forward to her sessions with Zeynep. She has been her mentor for the past two summers at the PALS program. Once after a lesson my daughter told me that she was surprised how much better she played the song after her session with Zeynep. I love the way Zeynep engages with my daughter and brings out the best in her."
Bethany
Took Violin lessons from Zeynep A.
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"Susanna is extremely supportive and has great patience. She always leaves me feeling encouraged. I am a senior citizen student, so, teaching may mean repeating a couple of times for me. I recommend Susanna to any age student."
Janice
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"I began as a COMPLETE beginner a year ago and strongly recommend Kristen to anyone seeking a patient, flexible, knowledgeable teacher who, through the violin both challenges and inspires growth and unique individual creative expression. Oh and, she plays like an angel..."
Michelle
Took Violin lessons from Kristen K.
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"Dan was right choice

Dan's great he's fun and patient..the whole family likes him. An extra bonus is hearing him play while he's here instructing my 9 year old granddaughter."
Gwyn
Took Violin lessons from Dan P.
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"Today was the 1st lesson for my 4 year old. For months before her birthday all she asked for was a pink voilin. So for her birthday I bought her a pink voilin and violin lessons to learn. Philip helped her take her excitement and mold the lesson to her pace. I appreciate the experience of knowing that she didn't have to move in accordance to what worked for MOST 4 year olds and was allowed to learn without taking the fun out of it. In my opinion, that is worth the 30 minutes it took to get there."
Alex
Took Violin lessons from Philip O.
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