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Ray R.

5 Reviews
Van Nuys, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Ray R.

5 Reviews
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About Ray

Hello! My name is Ray, I'm 31 years old, and was born in Queens, NY. I studied classical music for many years as a youngster at the Aaron Copeland School of Music college preparatory program. During this program I was introduced to Jazz, and around the same time began experimenting with synth

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Cynthia
Ray is an amazing teacher. My 11-year-old has high-functioning autism and has a great interest in learning music. I was hesitant to hire just any teacher, as many teachers don't have the patience and understanding to work with special needs kids. However, Ray has been not only patient, but he has an exceptional way of teaching my son in a way that he would understand and retain the information. Ray is creative, intuitive, and experienced. My son is very happy and enjoys the lesson every single time. Thanks Ray.
Maximus
Awesome!!!!!!!! So sweet! Cool hair : ))
Eden H.
My daughter is loving her cello lessons with Ray even more than she expected. She feels she is really improving.
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Francesca C.

5 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BM in Music from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaching since 2014
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Francesca C.

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I love working with a range of kids to adults. I teach music theory and a variety of styles of music entirely dependent on what the student is looking for.

About Francesca

I am a singer-songwriter based in Los Angeles, California. I have a Bachelor's in Music from Berklee College and am going back to school in September at Cal State Northridge to get a degree in Music Therapy! My goal is to work with patients with Alzheimer's. I love playing covers of music from the

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James H.
Francesca is very patient and provides a stress free learning environment. I'm having a lot of fun with these lessons and not stressing out.

I have zero music background and even less musical talent. If she can help me learn guitar, she can teach anyone!
WILMA TYSON
She’s kind and understaffing.
Vanessa
She is amazing! My daughter loved her after the very first lesson! She is looking forward to her next lesson!

Armen M.

8 Reviews
Glendale, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English,Russian,Armenian, Russian
  • Teaching since 1988
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Armen M.

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Hello. Welcome to my class. This is your time to shine and create music together.

About Armen

Armen M. was born in Armenia, and began playing the violin at the age of seven. From thereon out, Armen received his B.A.and M.A. degrees from Yerevan State Conservatory in Armenia and Artist diploma from Longy school of Music in Cambridge MA. With an impressive background, awards, and distinctions

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Max
Armen has been great with my beginner child! Able to do basic introduction at child level, amazing!
Muller
I had a great first lesson with Armen.
He immediately identified some areas of improvement and I really liked his style which is rigorous, demanding and rewarding at the same time.
Can't wait to our next lesson,

Muller
Badri S.
I was Impressed beyond my expectations.

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Simone S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2001
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Simone S.

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Though violin was my first instrument, I now perform and record with a 5-string acoustic-electric violin that includes a c string, makes it a hybrid violin and a viola all-in-one!

I generally start my beginning viola students with the Suzuki curriculum, and much like my violin students, I enjoy supplementing these pieces with music theory and popular/rock songs.

About Simone

In addition to 10 years of private lesson training and orchestra performance, I also have over 10 years of experience as a rock violinist! :) I enjoy teaching students who love to learn, and highly the value time and energy it takes to dedicate oneself to a creative pursuit such as music. The fr

Kaleigh A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Roman Totenberg Award for Highest Academic and Artistic Achievement from Longy School of Music of Bard College
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Undergraduate Diploma from Longy School of Music of Bard College
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Kaleigh A.

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Lessons will include:
-exercises to develop a physical "map" of the fingerboard; developing tactile memory
-coaching on how to develop a ringing sound and how to execute specific articulations
-pieces carefully assigned to strike a balance between capitalizing on the student's strengths and providing practice in the student's weaknesses.
-musical coaching appropriate to the student's current level of technical execution.
-musicianship training as needed
-guidance on not only how much and what to practice, but HOW to practice; encouraging development of critical listening.

About Kaleigh

Violinist Kaleigh Acord is pursuing a Doctorate of Musical Arts at University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Mead Witter School of Music. There, she is a student of Soh-Hyun Park Altino and a recipient of the Paul Collins Fellowship. She holds a Graduate Performance Diploma from the Peabody Institute in Ba

Calvin G.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Best Performance of a Student Composition from University of Denver, Lamont School of Music
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Calvin G.

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Drawing from a wide array of performance and teaching experiences, I tailor unique lessons to Viola and Violin students of all kinds who are ready to take their playing to the next level. I hold all of my students to a high level of achievement, while integrating their personal goals into my lessons. Some of my students have described lessons with me as "whacky and fun." Students learn basic skills, advanced techniques, music theory, music history, among other subjects to help inform effective and enjoyable performances. What do you want to achieve? Let me know and let's work together to get there!

About Calvin

As a classically trained violist with orchestral, chamber, and solo performance experience, my teaching style is geared towards performance and expression. I don't adhere to any one book of teaching, adjusting my teaching to the unique needs of each student. My teachers came from different pedagogi

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Michaela
He is fantastic with my six-year-old! He does a great job explaining things in a way she understands, and is setting her up with a strong musical foundation.
Anitsira
Very sweet!
Joseph S.
Calvin was awesome. He let me sit in as my fiance took a lesson. It was a relaxed atmosphere and he was a great teacher.

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Average Cost of Viola Lessons in Northridge, CA

The average cost of 60-minute viola lessons in Northridge is $71. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $154 per hour.
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$42 average
45 min
$56 average
60 min
$71 average

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"She is a great instructor! Very patient, especially when there are weeks where I don't get to practice very much because of work. She is understanding and always looks for the progress."
Colleen
Took Viola lessons from Kendra R.
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"Susanna Sonnenberg is an awesome strings teacher!"
Sharyn
Took Viola lessons from Susanna S.
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"I took viola lessons from Mrs. Entela and had already played prior to meeting her. She taught me so much within such a short period of time. Highly recommend lessons from her!"
Aditi
Took Viola lessons from Entela J.
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"Catherine did a lovely job with my 9 year old daughter!"
Anke
Took Viola lessons from Catherine W.
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"Kan is truly one of the most thorough, patient, and detail-oriented instructors I have ever had. She actually teaches her students the basics, which many tend to skip, but she stresses is important if you truly want to be a good musician.

She is extremely kind, devotes her full undivided attention to her students, and you can tell she is very passionate about music and teaching.

If you're looking for an instructor, Kan is one of the best! You wont be disappointed."
Demerle
Took Viola lessons from Kan W.
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"Thank you for the lesson and have a great weekend."
Michael
Took Viola lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"She’s excellent. My son has learned a lot from her and wants to continue his lessons."
Julian
Took Viola lessons from Trinity H.
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"Will's teaching style is very clear and motivating! He inspires me to improve weekly and helps me set long-term goals for playing. Great teacher!"
Louise
Took Viola lessons from Will R.
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"Elisa is a great teacher

Elisa taught my daughter viola for almost two years before she moved West. My daughter start viola when she was six. Elisa was very good with a young novice player - She explained musical concepts at an age appropriate level (but never dumbed things down). We were also pleased that she had high standards in her weekly expectations but always kept things fun and loose so as not to cause stress. Had she not moved we would still be employing her. Elisa is a great teacher."
David
Took Viola lessons from Elisa R.
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"Thank you! You have helped me improve so much! So excited for our next lesson!"
Shannan
Took Viola lessons from Elizabeth B.
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