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Angela S.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $75
  • Speaks German, English, Spanish
  • BA Viola teaching from Conservatory of Music Rafael Orozco
  • Teaching since 2002
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Angela S.

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After more than 12 years of teaching experience my lessons got to the perfect point of balance of being fun and educative, engaging but not overwhelming, personalized but keeping up with the national stanidards so you can see progress, you will feel like practicing and being able to play with others. Just if you want!

About Angela

Angela is a violin and viola teacher with more that 12 years of experience. She started her music studies in Spain, where she finished her Bachelor Degree in music in 2004 and where most of her performance and teaching experience was forged between the classical, contemporary and regional styles. H

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Heidi Y.

San Mateo, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 20; Female: 5 to 80
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Heidi Y.

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Heidi believes that technique and mastery of the instrument will come once the student realizes they have the ability to do so. She teaches in a way that encourages the student's natural musical talent and models the discipline of practice skills. Heidi believes that learning a new skill can be challenging at times, but learning music should be fun.
She has taught kids as young as 3 yrs old and is also experienced and comfortable teaching adults. She is able to prepare for auditions, performances, or if the student is just looking to get a few tunes under their belt.

About Heidi

Heidi Yoo is a violinist based in Peninsula, teaching violin throughout the bay area since 2006. She is currently teaching at a music studio in San Mateo as well as privately in the Palo Alto areas. She has also taught group classes in an after school setting for Elementary age children in San F

Eric H.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Eric H.

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Enthusiastic teacher ready to teach you beginner and intermediate violin skills to get you to the next level. I've been playing the violin since 2nd grade!

About Eric

I learned the violin because I was forced to at a young age. However, I learned to love this musical instrument as it has opened so many doors for me. I'd like to share that passion with you. I have an Army background as a West Point graduate, and my teaching style will get you into shape. I was in

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Thaomy T.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English and Vietnamese, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Thaomy T.

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I have played for 6 years and also in the Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra

About Thaomy

I have taught played piano many years. I have started at a very young age and have been taking private lessons for over 14 years and I am a pianist and a violinist at the Miami Valley Orchestra. I have performed solos for an audience for up to a range of 2000 people. I have been playing both the fl

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George Reynolds
Thaomy is a very professional piano instructor, extremely proficient at an advanced level. She is able to give instruction at an appropriate level for me, challenging me as a beginner but encouraging me toward suitable goals that provide personal satisfaction in playing comparatively simple (beginning) however very familiar and enjoyable pieces. Thaomy is outstanding at teaching and explaining proper technique, for example, the use of the pedals to a beginner.
Robin L.
Brilliant; Patient; Wonderful.
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Laura S.

29 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Laura S.

29 Reviews
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I love teaching violin students of all levels and ages! I focus on having fun playing as well as tone production, intonation, musicality and how to develop a regular practice routine.

About Laura

Laura has taught throughout her musical career and loves nothing better than to introduce students of all ages to the magic of creating their own music! As a teacher, she focuses on balancing inspiration and explanation. Inspiration: because if you don’t love your music, what’s the point? And techn

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Addy
Such a sweet teacher!
mary
Very professional and innovative techniques that guarantee success!
Welcker
Laura has been a great teacher for my 6 year-old daughter (starting taking lessons when she was 5). She is endlessly patient and has a perfect balance of fun and instruction in all her lessons. She helped us every step of the way--picking out the right rental instrument, finding extra workbooks that would be fun, coming up with ways to make practicing at home enticing. Laura is made to be a fiddle teacher--she has a obvious passion both for the music and sharing it with her students. My daughter left every lesson with Laura beaming with pride. I'd recommend anyone searching for a teacher to go with Laura!
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Zeynep A.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $55
  • Speaks English, Turkish
  • Bachelor of Music (BM) from The Juilliard School
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Zeynep A.

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Through her dedicated teaching, Zeynep instills in her students a solid technical foundation as well as guiding the development of her students' own unique musical voice and musicianship.

Zeynep has professional experience teaching at:
• Juilliard School (Morse Teaching Artist, and Music Advancement Program),
• New York Philharmonic (Teaching Artist),
• Lincoln Center and the New York City Department of Education (Violin Faculty for Audition Boot Camp at Lincoln Center)
•The Aspen Music Festival (P.A.L.S. Program),
• Stony Brook University (CCMP Chamber Program)
• Bilkent University (Guest Teacher and Master Classes)
•The Nord Anglia International School NY (private violin teacher)
• Elizabeth Faidley Studio (Violin Faculty)
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Pedagogy Education at The Juilliard School:
- Insights Into Learning: Edward Bilous
- Arts in Education: Thomas Cabaniss

About Zeynep

Hello! My name is Zeynep Alpan and I am a Turkish-American violinist living in New York City. I am a graduate of the Juilliard School (B.M. and M.M.) and am currently a Doctor of Musical Arts candidate at Stony Brook University. I have worked with education programs at the Juilliard School, t

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Madison G.
Great coach with a lot of patience.
Isabel R.
Gene S.
This was my first lesson with Zeynep. I have had several Tutors over the past 4 years. Zeynep was ready for my arrival. She was friendly, yet very professional. She watched me play a short piece and was able to discern from that where I needed help. Zeynep was able to give me new tips on bowing and finger placement. I am certainly looking forward to my next a Lesson with Zeynep.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Mill Valley, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Mill Valley is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $230 per hour.
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"Very patient teacher."
Martha
Took Violin lessons from Ben U.
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"Very punctual always comes in with a smile .My daughter has such confidence because of the positive attitude and comments her gives to her . He notices little details that will help her improve her playing the way he communicates with her is awesome she does not feel bad about her mistakes I wanted her to take her time and not feel pressured to play the violin .Thomas will be a lovely music tutor to any child I am really fortunate to have found him for my daughter."
Lincia
Took Violin lessons from Thomas V.
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"Very patient and through"
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Took Violin lessons from Cameron K.
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"it mite get hard, but she will help you throgh it."
Sarah
Took Violin lessons from Amy R.
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"Emily is an outstanding teacher!
She has been positive, encouraging, and professional.
My daughter has learned so much and has had a wonderful experience learning to play the violin with Emily."
Jan
Took Violin lessons from Emily E.
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"Excellent

I am an adult learner new to music lessons, and so was very anxious during my first violin session with Raycurt. I can't say enough about his professionalism and easy teaching style. We spoke prior to the meeting, and he told me what I needed to get started. More impressive, he showed up during a snowstorm! I highly recommend him."
Evva
Took Violin lessons from Raycurt J.
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"Jessica has been teaching violin to our seven year-old son for almost two years and to our five year-old daughter for several months now. Jessica is a very kind and patient teacher, is so good with kids, and teaches them in a way that is fun yet effective. Since they have started lessons with Miss Jessica, I have noticed that both of my children have become more focused and learn new concepts much more quickly than before, both in music class and at school. My once shy kids have gained so much self-confidence and now enjoy performing in front of an audience. We have only wonderful things to say about Miss Jessica and hope she continues to teach violin for a long time as the kids grow. We were really lucky to find such a great teacher and role model for our kids."
Lynn
Took Violin lessons from Jessica L.
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"She's very good. Very patient and clear. She'll tailor the lessons to your level of understanding. I'm an older adult learner with no musical knowledge at all and am learning fast thanks to her. I look forward to continuing my lessons."
Jeanne
Took Violin lessons from Connie E.
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"I think we found a really good violin teacher after all ^^ ."
Santana
Took Violin lessons from Lucy L.
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"She was absolutely amazing, she made it very easy to learn an I will continue lessons with her"
Angelia
Took Violin lessons from Maria V.
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