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Elias S.

3 Reviews
Costa Mesa, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Portugese
  • Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Oberlin College
  • Teaching since 2014
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Elias S.

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In teaching lessons, it is my great pleasure to share with students of all ages and skill levels the knowledge that I've gained over 27 years of playing. I firmly believe that anyone can learn anything at any time, given the proper tools!

In our first lesson, we will determine your musical goals and create a realistic path to achieving them. It's my job to help you along this path while keeping things fun.

To maintain focus and week-to-week continuity, I always provide lesson notes to take home. I can also provide recordings of lessons and transcriptions of pieces, if desired.

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About Elias

At 5 years old I was struck by the incredible beauty of Vivaldi's music, and ever since I've been playing violin. I hold a BA from Oberlin College of Arts and Sciences, won a scholarship to the Baroque Performance Institute in 2005 and attended the BPI again in 2006. Apart from teaching, as a profe

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Joni
I am very impressed with Elias! He listened well, offered helpful suggestions, laughed and was very congenial to work with. We discussed how to hold a bow and, since I have some arthritis in my hands, he was very open to other possible options that might work better for me. Taking lessons from him will be a bright spot in my week. I would recommend him in a heart beat!
Gene
A fun and informative lesson. Looking forward to the next one.
Jacqui
Elias is great! My daughter is 7 and this was her first exposure to violin lessons. She loves Elias, says how patient and nice he is, and can’t wait for her next lesson each week. I highly recommend him!
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Si T.

2 Reviews
Westminster, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Si T.

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What I love about teaching is that moment when the student is making beautiful music and is enjoying themselves. My lessons are fun and methodical. I focus on what the student needs and how they can achieve their goals with the instrument.

About Si

I am a professional musician in Los Angeles area. I play with Los Angeles Ballet, San Bernardino symphony, Earth Call orchestra, Hour of Power orchestra. I have performed with Mary J Blige, Pattie LaBelle and recorded for Kelly Clarkson, Sheryl Crow. I have a BM from Hall conservatory.

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Calvin A.
Si is a superb teacher and musician. His playing is phenomenal and his deep knowledge of music coupled with his teaching skills makes studying with him awesome. Teaching is a delicate process and Si definitely understands how to navigate it in a professional and enjoyable manner.
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Patrick K.

25 Reviews
Orange, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BM in Vocal Performance from CSUF
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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 music studio! If you/ your child is passionate and excited about learning music, you have come to the right place. Talent is not required, as that is something to be earned through passion and hard work. That is why I specialize in individualizing my teaching approach based

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Jared C.
He is very patient with my son. You can that he has experience working with kids. Definitely a great choice for my son.
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Patrick is knowledgeable and experienced. He knows how to teach to motivate and can relate well.
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.

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Kyle B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, English
  • B.M. Composition from Temple University
  • Teaching since 2017
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Kyle B.

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I strive to craft lessons which will give my students a wide base of skills on the violin, although we will be foremost concerned with having excellent technique and a great sound. Beyond that, I can teach you note reading, theory, composition/arranging, and improvisation. If you are interested in learning something other than classical violin, I also have extensive experience in bluegrass, old-time, and jazz fiddle, and can help you develop a unique voice on your instrument. Shoot me a message today to see if we'd be a good fit!

About Kyle

I am a professional violinist, violist, guitarist, pianist, composer, and educator. In addition to recording and touring with my own bands, I regularly arrange and record strings for artists and producers in a wide range of styles, from underground rappers to indie rock bands to grammy winning pop

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Vivian
We got right into it and he addressed all my questions and needs at the first lesson!
Justine L.
Kyle is a great teacher and has taught me some awesome songs to begin with. Looking forward to continue working with them!
Caen C.
Kyle was so kind and attentive to my 4 year old grandson My grandson’s attention span is not long but Kyle kept his attention for 30 minutes
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Tiffany C.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 8 to 30
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Tiffany C.

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I always like to focus on the most important aspects of classical violin training which include hand positioning, posture, intonation, technique, sight reading, rhythm training, and playing scales. I like to challenge my students because I want them to improve and grow week by week but I also encourage them with positive affirmations to create a kind and welcoming environment for everybody. I do not like to reprimand students, therefore, I am not too strict but I do, however, ask that students be consist with practicing and be responsible with any assignments we may be working on in class.

About Tiffany

If you are enthusiastic about music and are interested in learning more about vocal techniques and vocal performance strategies, I am here for you!! I am a 20-year-old college graduate and I just received my Associate's degree in Music Performance with a Vocal Emphasis from California College of Mu

Christopher D.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Concerto Competition Winner from Cedarville University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Christopher D.

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My violin lessons are customized to meet your specific musical goals, and whether you are an adult wanting to take lessons for the first time, or an amateur aspiring to make music your full-time career, I am excited to work with you. My lessons are rooted in a classical foundation, and I am also open to incorporating contemporary techniques and violin improvisation into the curriculum.

About Christopher

I have played and studied music for over 15 years, performing locally and internationally in a wide variety of solo, chamber, and orchestral music settings. I've had several years of teaching experience, both through my private studio as well as affiliations with local music schools. While I lov

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Linda
Chris was very patient with me. I had special challenges due to be an older student that started later in life. We communicated very well--asking and answering questions. Chris knew how to help me as I am challenged with intonation. He did not let me slide which is an excellent quality in an instructor.

When I had questions or problems that we were not able to figure out between the two of us he went to his instructor to ask. He was not afraid to admit that he didn't know. He respected me as a scientist who had challenging questions.

Overall, I highly recommend Chris as an instructor for viola.
Zach
Chris is super knowledgeable, flexible to make lessons work over Skype, and attentive to make sure the lessons are tailored to what I am trying to learn as a growing pianist. I’ve had a great experience, grown a lot, and look forward to more lessons!

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Long Beach, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Long Beach is $76. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $235 per hour.
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"Emil was a great instructor, very knowledgable and patient. I have improved in all areas thanks to his instruction. He would even stay late occasionally to play violin solos with me playing rhythm guitar!"
Bryan
Took Violin lessons from Emil L.
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"Wonderful first lesson. My daughter is very excited to attend the next one."
Olivia
Took Violin lessons from Carolyn B.
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"Martin is a colleague of mine; we have worked together at Lincoln Center and in recording studios in NYC.
I believe he would be a wonderful teacher, patient and knowledgeable. He is well versed in the Dounis method of violin pedagogy."
Lanny
Took Violin lessons from Martin S.
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"Miss Charlene Gulas is a wonderful teacher! she is very patient and kind while teaching our 8 year old daughter."
beth
Took Violin lessons from Charlene G.
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"At the age of 58 I decided to start taking violin lessons for 2 reasons, enjoyment of playing music and exercise my brain. I found Lucy K on the takelessons.com website and she was able to accommodate my request for lessons in my home on a Sunday. Starting from scratch, she taught me the fundamentals of playing and I have made some progress over the last 8 months. She is patient with me yet will push me along and at time bring me out of my comfort zone, which is good. She has the ability and training to teach students from early age to older adults like me. In addition, she also teaches piano, which my wife started lessons with Lucy K at the same time I started violin. She has my recommendation if you have interest in either violin or piano.
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Took Violin lessons from Lucy K.
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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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"Helena has great insight and can spot areas that need improvement quickly! She is kind and patient, and a wonderful violin teacher/player."
Jill
Took Violin lessons from Helena G.
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"I really appreciate Mark's patience with a 10 year old with no music experience whatsoever! He is really good at what he does."
Angelina
Took Violin lessons from Mark L.
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"Rebecca is so awesome
She makes my very shy & quiet daughter very comfortable. Lots of positive feed back which helps with her self esteem. We couldn't be happier"
Emma
Took Violin lessons from Rebecca H.
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"We have taken three online classes so far with Mallory. She is very responsive, flexible and most importantly my daughter likes her approach. My daughter was first hesitant about online class, but she made her feel comfortable."
HANNAH
Took Violin lessons from Mallory L.
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