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Maggie G.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Best String Technique Award from Forte International Competition
  • Teaching since 2006
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Maggie G.

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My most important attributes as a violin teacher are my knowledge of the violin's mechanics, general musical and repertoire knowledge, skill as a player, and strength as a communicator.

About Maggie

I have very extensive experience in teaching violin. I have taught private lessons as well as ensembles for over 10 years in the NYC and Long Island area; my students have included children of all ages as well as adults. I am very familiar with both the Suzuki method as well as more traditional ap

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Sam K.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Sam K.

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Basics of scales and intonation development, reading, bowing basics and fiddle style bowing rhythms, improvising, double-stops

About Sam

I play and teach Guitar (Electric/Acoustic), Bass (Electric/Upright), 5-String Banjo (Bluegrass and Old-timey), Violin/Fiddle, Mandolin, Dobro, Pedal Steel Guitar and Lap Steel Guitar, Ukulele, Piano and Piano Accordion. I have been teaching in the Pittsburgh area for over 20 years and owned my musi

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Catherine
Sam was awesome - is a wealth of knowledge and skill and had so much to share. I will definitely be going back for many more lessons!
Katharina K.
Sam is very patient with this novice student and has given great practice tips for improvement.
Marc S.
Great first lesson with Sam. Learned a lot the entire way through
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Emily S.

12 Reviews
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  • Bachelor of Music in Music Performance from Temple University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Emily S.

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Violin is my primary instrument I can teach violin students from the very beginning to the college level. I will happily work on any style of violin music with you!

About Emily

My name is Emily, and I am looking for students of all ages and abilities! I have been playing violin for 14 years and have a degree in violin performance from Temple University's Boyer College of Music. I have taught violin in various music programs in the Philadelphia area. I can also teach viola

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Natalie Z.
Very nice and professional. My daughter loves her.
Jessi
I’m an adult viola student which is kind of different for me. I started playing again after a couple years and I’m trying to learn ways to play with other musicians. Emily has been really good with helping me focus on what I want to learn. She is patient with me and also plays with me and makes me feel comfortable in my lesson. afterwards I feel good and positive and I want to play more! I suggest her for anyone trying to be creative and wants to improve on tempo, rythm, tone etc. she’s good.
Angie C.
It is a year later and my daughter is playing well. Anje enjoys her classes and thinks Emily is a great instructor.
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Susanna S.

179 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 1994
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Susanna S.

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I've been teaching violin for over 27 years and my students have gone on to play in youth orchestras, community orchestras, attend PMEA and ASTA events or go to college as a music major. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to improve your playing skills and as time goes on you'll be able to play at a more advanced level. I specialize in Traditional Classical violin, typically use Essential Elements 2000, Samuel Applebaum methods, Suzuki methods, Barbara Barber books and traditional scales and etude books. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

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Students in Pittsburgh, PA: I am fully vaccinated including the booster and so is my family. I am offering in person lessons in my home and everyone must wear a mask regardless of your vaccination status. I will also wear a mask for all in person lessons. Susanna S. has over 28 years of teachi

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Bruce
Susanna is a really patient and kind teacher. She helped me with the violin a lot and was very caring. I would recommend her to people who are trying to find the perfect teacher.
Rhonda
Susanna was very easy to understand, very kind and patient to explain the basics of proper cello placement, bow hold and how to bow properly. I highly recommend her as a cello instructor!
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YIDAN S.

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  • Music Performance and Music Education from UCLA
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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YIDAN S.

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For each new student, I would spend some time getting to know each other and figure out the goal of learning. Then, after getting to the actual playing, I would give suggestions and demonstrate for further improvement. Lastly, I will assign an appropriate amount of exercises for students to take home and practice :)

About YIDAN

I am currently studying music performance and music education majors at UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music. I have been teaching since six years ago. I have also participated in various music-related activities such as tutoring, participating in clubs, volunteering in local churches, etc. I'm willing

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Kiarra S.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from Cleveland Institute of Music
  • Teaching since 2013
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Kiarra S.

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I have 19 years of experience playing the violin, and have cherished every moment. Playing music is one of the most powerful and emotional experience an individual can have, and my goal is to help you along your musical journey wherever it may take you. I have taught ages 7-70, and am passionate about a variety of genres though my core training was in classical. I have worked with students in all stages of development, whether picking up the instrument for the first time or preparing for college auditions or international competitions.

Lessons will always be tailored with YOUR goals in mind, and I strive to make sure you come away from every lesson feeling excited and musically and intellectually stimulated.

I spent a number of my formative years studying violin remotely, long before the pandemic brought students to online platforms. I believe that online learning is just as good as traditional in-person instruction, without rigid schedules or geographic barriers.

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About Kiarra

I have a Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music and a Master of Music in Violin Performance from McGill University. I have soloed with numerous orchestras, such as the Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra, Symphony Arlington, Garland Symphony, Charleston Symphony Orc

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"Very professional instructor! Extremely knowlegable! Mark is very patient and informative. This is my 2nd year taking violin lessons and I love it!"
Sheryl
Took Violin lessons from Mark L.
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"I am happy to leave a very positive review for Dan! I am an adult beginner, and when looking for a violin teacher, I wanted to find someone with professionalism, a good knowledge of the violin, and of course, patience. My grown children had a variety of violin and piano teachers while growing up and I wish I was able to find someone like Dan for them at the time. My two daughters had piano instruction with an intense, very experienced pianist at a prestigious music school. They learned excellent technique, but it was very stressful and only one continues to play as an adult for pleasure. I am so impressed with how Dan has concentrated on a strong foundation of proper violin technique in a patient, gentle manner. I highly recommend him for students of any age. I recommended him to my daughter for my granddaughter who is 6 years old. His studio would be far for my daughter to get to, but it would be well worth the commute!"
Connie Nash
Took Violin lessons from Dan P.
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"Susanna is a patient and thorough teacher who is willing to cater her lessons to the student's comfort level. The violin is a difficult instrument, but she makes it fun to play and learn. Highly recommend!"
Laila
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Cameron has been my teacher for a year and a half now, from the very beginning of me wanting to learn how to play a violin. In that time, he has been beyond patient showing me how to correctly play the instrument. He encourages me to be better. He works with my schedule as well as my learning curve. When I am stuck on something, Cameron provides tips and figures out a way to get me past the problem. I will continue as one of his students!"
Rose
Took Violin lessons from Cameron K.
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"My first lesson with Damien went very well, my son is pleased with his teaching methods. He is good teacher and makes violin lessons fun for my son."
Naveen
Took Violin lessons from Damien G.
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"Betsy is the Best!

Betsy teachs my 3 children, two younger, ages 6 & 11 violin and my 15 year old advanced player on viola and violin. She is an amazing teacher."
Audra
Took Violin lessons from Betsy F.
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"Kristen was fantastic! Kristen worked very well with my daughter, Christina. Christina is disabled and doesn't adjust well to everyone, but absolutely loved Kristen! Kristen met her needs in every way, was very pleasant and professional. Highly recommended!!"
Christina
Took Violin lessons from Kristen K.
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"Jessica seemed very knowledgeable and knew how to teach my 7 year old that is just beginning lessons. Great first experience and impression."
Leah
Took Violin lessons from Jessica B.
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"Great violin teacher! My daughter like the class so much!"
Cindy
Took Violin lessons from Gabrielle A.
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"Abigail is a amazing teacher! Even though we were learning through online she made it fun and educational. She explained and gave examples that helped me understand and look at things in a different ways. She is very easy to talk to, kind, and funny person. Like I said I was learning with her online and l would absolutely want to work with in person."
Layla
Took Violin lessons from Abigail T.
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