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Angela C.

11 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $32
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BME from Drake University
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Angela C.

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Experienced teacher of 30 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 classical skills. I specialize in classical music and provide multiple playing opportunities for my students throughout the year.

About Angela

EDUCATION My musical education began while sitting on my mother's lap as she taught piano lessons. I began studying cello with a member of the Kansas City Philharmonic at age 9, and at age ten, I followed in my mother's footsteps to play the flute. I played all three instruments, (piano, cello

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Simone B.
She was amazing. Kind and encouraging and so inspiring. My daughter had a lot of anxiety going in but just glows whenever she talks about her first lesson. Can’t wait for the next!
Ida E.
Angela is awesome. Really positive, funny, patient, and encouraging and knows how to teach a beginning youngster very well.
Donna
Great experience. As a senior just beginning to play an instrument, Angela is patient and a good instructor.
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Lily F.

7 Reviews
Walnut, CA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks English, Mandarin Chinese
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Master of Music in Violin Performance from The Ohio State University
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Lily F.

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An accredited Suzuki violin teacher.
I've been teaching violin for 10 years. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to learn basic violin-playing posture, including correct bow-hold. I use Suzuki series books to teach my students, and add up some other etudes if needed. I love working with students of all ages and any levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Lily

With a Masters in Music Performance from The Ohio State University, and an accredited Suzuki violin teacher from training program at The School for Strings, NYC. I have 10 years private teaching experience and 1 year group class teaching experience at Jefferson Academy at The Ohio State University.

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Katie
Lily is the a great piano teacher for my 70+ year old mother. She is friendly and patient. She explains things well and in a way my mother can easily understand. She is punctual and my mother says that "the lessons pass so quickly!"
Sydney
My daughter shared that she liked Lily and Lily knew her stuff! Very satisfied with the first lesson.
Eti Gunawan
Lily is a great instructor. She knows how to communicate with students and how to hold them accountable so they can have self discipline. Her teaching method also effective as she showing students how to get better step by step.
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Patrick K.

23 Reviews
Orange, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks French, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2009
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Patrick K.

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I am trained a trained music educator from csuf and I have over 5 years of individual teaching experience. I specialize in catering my approach to each students specific needs and learning style.

About Patrick

Hello and welcome to my profile! My name is Patrick and I look forward to working with you soon. I have been working with students of all age ranges, learning styles, and ambitions for over 5 years and I specialize in individualizing my teaching approach based on YOUR specific needs and desires. My

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Diane
We are so thankful we found Patrick! Patrick is a very effective teacher who’s able to relate and motivate students. Our daughter was loosing interest in playing piano due to her former teacher’s approach. Now she’s back to practicing because she wants to and is so excited to see Patrick each week. We are very greatful that she’s back to loving piano and continuing to learn.
Eric
Patrick is a great teacher, and very patient. I've never learned how to sing or read music before, and he teaches at a pace that's good for me. I highly recommend him whether you're an adult or you're considering enrolling your child.
John
Patrick is friendly and very knowledgeable.

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Margaret G.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Margaret G.

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Online Violin Teacher

I teach violin to adults and kids age six and older, and welcome adult beginners. I teach studio lessons for beginner and intermediate levels and online lessons for beginners only.

Studio/in person lessons: I teach studio lessons for beginner and intermediate levels. I offer an approach to classical violin studying the Strictly Strings and Suzuki Books, emphasizing reading music and music theory. I can also provide tutoring for student orchestra members and assistance with orchestra music.

Online lessons: I teach online lessons for beginners only. My online violin lessons use Strictly Strings Violin Book 1 and Suzuki Violin Book 1, and cover the basics of violin, including reading music and music theory.

About Margaret

I am a professional violin, fiddle, and viola instructor offering studio and online lessons for kids and adults including adult beginners. I teach out of my home studio in Boise. I have performed in orchestras, chamber music groups, bluegrass bands, and country bands. I have played violin since

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Malcolm
AWESOME
Jake M.
My son (almost 7-years-old) just finished his first lesson with Margaret. She was able to explain things in a way that he understands. He was able to get a good idea of how to hold his fiddle and bow...which is a hard skill to teach online. He is very shy, but was comfortable with having me sit next to him. After the lesson, he told me, “That was worth every minute!” He loved it.
Malcolm
She was really kind an patent. She is willing to help me practice my own picks for music!

Michelle L.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master in Music from New England Conservatory
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Michelle L.

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I've been teaching in both group and individual violin lessons for the past 15 years. I have my Doctor of Music degree from Indiana University while I was teaching 10-12 college level students there for three years and taught at El Sistema program for kids, age between 7-17 for two years.
I started to learn violin at the age of 14 and as I struggled throuh the learning experience, I can understand and relate to each and every students' unique challenge. I have few retired music lovers starting to learn violin and they have shown me a fresh look to appreciation of music and violin playing. Here is one of my students’ review of my teaching!

“Just by listening to her I think I was already her student. She changed my “set up” to facilitate better technique and took me back to basics. She taught how to practice with specific goals, to keep a daily log of goals, to draw the bow with intention, to know what sounds I wanted before I made a sound, and to sing the music before I played it. ...

About Michelle

Hi future students! Thanks for your interest in learning how to play violin! I'd love to guide through this journey with you. I've been teaching for past 15 years for ages between 7 - 65 and am very passionate about teaching. My philosophy in teaching is to approach each of you with unique perspect

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Ely
Good lesson. Thanks Michelle.
Emily
Michelle is patient and kind. She makes the lesson fun. Thanks Michelle.
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Brittany N.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 4 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2010
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Brittany N.

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Online Violin Teacher

I strive to create an environment in which students are inspired to discover, create, learn, express themselves and have fun. I focus on strengthening students' foundational techniques, through scales, etudes and other materials and then applying those skills in pieces and songs that are designed to build a good basis of musical knowledge, helping students to become confident in their musical abilities.

About Brittany

I strive to create an environment in which students feel comfortable to learn, experiment, and express themselves and in which they look forward to coming every week. *** Travel Equipment *** I can provide music and other items needed for the instrument (shoulder rests, strings, rosin, etc) but

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Michael
Extremely patient and encouraging, every lesson is a pleasure.
Marcin
Brittany is an awesome teacher. She is very knowledgeable and patient. She is always very friendly and enthusiastic during the lessons, which makes the whole experience enjoyable. I have learned a lot since taking lessons with Brittany and would recommend her to any aspiring musician!
Jayson
Brittany is very well prepared for our lessons. She's very encouraging and although I've only had two lessons, I've learned a lot and she gives me plenty of exercises to do on my own to improve as well.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Foothill Ranch, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Foothill Ranch 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 had never played a string instrument when I began lessons with Evan almost 9 years ago. Since I came to learn the violin late in life, have limited time and energy to devote to practice, Evan has patiently taught me how to maximize my practice time such that step by step, steady progress in my playing has been made! Evan is attentive to both technique and musicality, and continually challenges me to stretch in both aspects in an encouraging manner. I am glad Evan was my first violin teacher, and remains so!"
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Took Violin lessons from Evan H.
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"I cannot say enough wonderful things about Miss Autumn! She is really an inspiring instructor for my two children. They have been working with her for about two years and are so excited each week for their lessons. Highly recommend!"
Elizabeth F.
Took Violin lessons from Autumn D.
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"Sylvia is very good at taking the time to explain the reasons behind the why of doing certain things. Being an adult with no musical background what so ever she has really taken the time to teach me some basic fundamentals that are helping me build the solid foundation that I so very much want and need. Beyond the time we spend with one-on-one instructions she challenges me with exercises to practice on between our meetings. I explained to Sylvia what I was looking for and she has centered the training and instructions around that to ensure that my goals are being met. She is a pleasure to work with and learn from."
Jonathan
Took Violin lessons from Sylvia W.
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"Ms Regina is very professional, kind, patient and willing to meet any student at the level they need to begin. I found her to be the kind of personality that will work well with my "ocd' and nervous beginnings."
joyce weaver
Took Violin lessons from Regina H.
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"We had an excellent first lesson! Kris easily engaged our daughter in conversation, praised her for her accomplishments and encouraged her to work through mistakes. Looking forward to our lessons to come!"
Tess
Took Violin lessons from Kris M.
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"Very friendly and explains concepts very clearly. I had a great lesson and learned so much! When I went home to practice all that I had learned my violin playing was cleaner than it had ever been!"
Melissa
Took Violin lessons from Megan H.
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"Thanks for the great lesson and being so patient!"
Cheryl
Took Violin lessons from Dongyi H.
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"My kids Love Mr.Randall. He is so patients and fun! Learning with him I can see the progress in my kids! They are getting better and better everyday! Thank you Mr. Randall."
Kayli
Took Violin lessons from Randall K.
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"Best instructor ever. Very patient."
Sophia
Took Violin lessons from Alethia E.
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"Excellent first lesson, very informative and patient. Can't wait for next week!"
Angelina
Took Violin lessons from Hallie C.
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