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Michelle G.

16 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Conversational in French & Italian., English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 to 80
  • Associates in Arts for Music/Music Education from Miami Dade College
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Michelle G.

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No two students are ever alike. I've learned that using only one method may not benefit all students. Therefore, I use a variety of methods, some of which include Hanon, the Bastien Series, Suzuki technique for Piano and Violin, and countless others depending on what the student wishes to achieve. I have found that my most successful (and satisfied) students are the ones that express to me their specific musical goals, and then I am able to find a combination of methods to help them practice, rehearse, and refine their style of interest.

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Lessons are uniquely tailored to the students' goals, be it to become functional with an instrument or to dominate at an audition. We will go through warm-ups that will place emphasis on technique, explore various methods so that the student may decide which one gets them the best result, and then work through the repertoire not only for proficiency, but also for interpretation, precise yet passionate phrasing, and of course, to ...

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VOCAL COACH Rehabilitating and strengthening voices are two of my top specialties, and each lesson will have specific exercises tailored to helping you transform your voice into the highest and best version of your instrument. I work with singers signed to labels as well as the indie artist just s

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Matt A.
Great first lesson. Very knowledgeable and focuses on fundamentals and making sure you understand the actual inner workings of your voice, throat, and diaphragm.
antonio P.
It's been a great experience to have lessons online. Although it lasted 45 minutes, I have seen that these types of lessons are very useful and practical. Thank you for providing these lessons!
Janai H.
Michelle is so patient and kind. She gives me help with my accent and the way I pronounce the words so that I sound more like a native speaker. I love her. She is so much fun. I'd recommend her to anybody.

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.

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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.
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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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Lee L.

8 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Lee L.

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I have almost ten years of experience teaching students of all levels. All of my students participate in regional and national orchestras as leaders of their violin sections.

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RECENT STUDENT ACCOLADES - AMELIA was selected through a nationwide audition process to perform at Carnegie hall for the Honors Performance Series (2020) - ANNA was concertmaster at Moorpark HS and moved on to be rotating concertmaster of her orchestra at Baylor University (2019 - NORA was chose

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Ryan M
Ms. Lee has been teaching me piano and violin for almost a year now. I've gone from a complete beginner to being able to play some of my favorite pieces. She has a really great personality and makes the lessons fun but at the same time really clear. I rarely get confused and don’t feel as frustrated as I did with other teachers!
Izzy
I've known Luisa as an incredible session musician and player who will be able to bring you too the top level as a player of the violin. She is the ultimate professional with a great sound and very very kind
Alyssa
Ms. Lee is the best instructor ever!!!! When I started taking lessons with her, I was blown away by how much progress we made in one short lesson! She helped me grow so much! She is everything you would see in a perfect teacher: Kind, compassionate, knowledgable, and has the most amazing personality! She knows exactly what to do for every piece of music that I learn, and teaches me new techniques in every lesson that I carry on to every ensemble I participate in! Going off to my university next year, I am sad that I cannot have lessons with her when I leave. But I know that she was the one who got me there, who prepared me for college level of music at a university ranked number one in the nation for orchestral music. She helped make me who I am today, and I will forever be grateful to have her as a tutor and a friend! and to whom it may concern, I promise you that if you pick her as your tutor you are making the best decision of your life!

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Brynn M.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Brynn M.

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Brynn teaches violin lessons to a wide range of students at all levels. From beginners to more advanced students, Brynn will use her friendly and organized teaching style to help all of her students achieve their goals. She uses the Suzuki books and the Barbara Barber scale method as a foundation for basic technique. Students will also learn basic music theory such as reading notes, rhythms and recognizing key signatures for all major and minor keys. She has roots in classical training but her students will be exposed to classical music along with rock, pop and contemporary styles of music. Brynn cannot wait to work and make music with you!

About Brynn

Brynn is an experienced violinist with a Bachelor's of Music in Violin Performance from Youngstown State University. She has studied under the guidance of Professor Joseph Kromholz. She has been playing the violin for 13 years. She is classically trained but has experience performing other genres.

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Brynn was such a great teacher for my daughter! She was engaging and supportive throughout the lesson. Her knowledge about music and the viola is phenomenal! My daughter is so excited to connect with Brynn for her lessons each week.
Salome
It was our first lesson and as a parent I trust Brynn to position my daughter to be a great violin player. As she instructed my child she also made sure that I understood what she was teaching so that I can assist her with practices at home. This was very forward thinking and I appreciated her sharing her knowledge with me! My daughter has a great time!

Grady L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $44
  • Speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, English
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Grady L.

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I am offering violin lessons! Recently graduated with a BA in applied mathematics and music from the University of California, Berkeley, I currently play violin in the UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra and Baroque Ensemble. I also conduct and play in the UC Berkeley Chamber Orchestra and Summer Symphony. In high school, I joined the Peninsula Youth Orchestra, where I was a first violinist and later one of the assistant concertmasters.

About Grady

I am offering violin lessons! Recently graduated with a BA in applied mathematics and music from the University of California, Berkeley, I currently play violin in the UC Berkeley Symphony Orchestra and Baroque Ensemble. I also conduct and play in the UC Berkeley Chamber Orchestra and Summer Sympho

Brianna R.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music - Violin Performance from Florida State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Brianna R.

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Hi, I'm Brianna! Whether you're completely new to music or have taken lessons for years, I'd love to help you meet your goals as a violinist and musician.

I've been studying violin and composing for 17 years and specialize in classical music, but my musical background is diverse. I’ve performed as an orchestral and chamber violinist, written and performed for film scores, played in musical, opera, and ballet, and recorded for singer/songwriters.

My teaching approach is tailored to the needs of each student and I’ve worked with violinists of all ages. I especially love working with adult students – it’s never too late to try something you’ve always wanted to learn!
Whatever you’re hoping to gain from lessons, I would love to talk and start learning together!

About Brianna

Hi, I'm Brianna! Whether you're completely new to music or have taken lessons for years, I'd love to help you meet your goals as a violinist and musician. I've been studying violin and composing for 17 years and specialize in classical music, but my musical background is diverse. I’ve performed as

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Sherry W.
Brianna is amazing! I played violin when I was a kid but stopped for almost a decade before deciding to pick it up again. I looked up online and found Brianna on takelessons. I've just had my fifth violin lesson with her. She's patient, knowledgeable, and all-around a lovely person. She helped me come back to violin so fast. I enjoyed every lesson with her. Highly recommend! You'll be fortunate to have Brianna as your teacher.
Lucas B.
Brianna is a very talented musician and teacher! Extremely professional and responsible, her lessons always go smoothly are very fun!

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Northridge, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Northridge 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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"My son loved lessons with Catherine"
matthew
Took Violin lessons from Catherine W.
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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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"Ardalan is extremely talented with dealing with young children. We have gone for just a few lessons and my sun has learnt more that he learnt for 4 months with a different teacher. We feel blessed to have met him. We appreciate that he checks with the student during the week to make sure student is doing the right thing. Would recommend him any time."
Wangari
Took Violin lessons from Ardalan G.
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"Jill is a wonderful and patient teacher. She taught both of my children (ages 12 & 9) beginner violin. If we weren't moving away, we'd continue taking lessons from her for as long as we could!"
Julie
Took Violin lessons from Jill G.
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"Jonathan is a great teacher and is very patient instructor."
Girish
Took Violin lessons from Jonathan G.
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"Raycurt was extremely patient and a very skilled teacher. Would definitely recommend!!"
Mackenzie
Took Violin lessons from Raycurt J.
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"Would highly recommend as a teacher for beginner-adults. Zhana is a wonderful, patient, and constructive teacher and has several regular adult and child students.

I've gone to her for the past 2 years as we work through the first few suzuki levels. As an adult learner, violin is tough but Zhana breaks it down and gives helpful feedback.

She also goes above and beyond for her students by organizing recitals a few times a year. Her adult-students and child-students all perform at recitals."
Asavari
Took Violin lessons from Zhana G.
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"Mark has been teaching our 5 year old son the violin and we could not be happier. If we could give him 10 stars we would! He is an amazing instructor. Our son is growing leaps and bounds under Mark's direction."
Megan
Took Violin lessons from Mark L.
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"Keiko is a really amazing violin instructor. Not only is she a pleasure to work with, but she instills you with the confidence that she knows exactly what she’s doing, and can help you pick up everything you need in order to excel at violin."
Judah
Took Violin lessons from Keiko T.
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"Stephanie is an amazing musician, mentor and human being. She teaches with an upbeat and natural ease-- building confidence, friendship, and a love for the violin.

My daughter describes Stephanie as very helpful, kind, happy, fun, caring, funny- and "inspiring".

My daughter had three years violin training from elementary school, prior to her first lesson with Stephanie-- and just after a few lessons with Stephanie, she went from enjoying the violin-- to having a passion for the violin!

Thank you Stephanie for all you share and instill in her."
Karen
Took Violin lessons from Stephanie Y.
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