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Mary-Elizabeth H.

45 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Danish, French, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
  • Performance from Berklee College of Music
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Mary-Elizabeth H.

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Private Violin Teacher

LGBTQ+ ally.

Music lessons with me are FUN! I am here to help you learn and support you along your journey.

My teaching method is special because it is tailored specifically to your needs. You are welcome if you're brand new to violin or if you've played for years.

I have been teaching privately and in music schools for 24 years and beginners are my specialty! I teach ages 5+. We learn songs that you are interested in. You will receive a balanced music education that covers all aspects of playing music.

About Mary-Elizabeth

Hello! I am a professional violin/fiddle player and singer. I have recently relocated from NYC to Los Angeles for a little more sun and sand. I have been teaching private and group classes for over 25 years, since 1995. In New York I performed and taught music classes all over Manhattan and Brooklyn

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Audrey
As an adult learner who has always been interested in the violin, I have really enjoyed my experience with Mary-Elizabeth. She is a positive, patient, and encouraging teacher. We have been doing virtual lessons together and I am very impressed with how well she is able to offer corrections to my sound, posture, bow placement, etc... through a computer screen. It just goes to show how knowledgeable she is at her craft. I highly recommend Mary-Elizabeth for violin lessons.
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Maya
My daughter had her first lesson today and she can’t wait for the next one!
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Margaret W.

2 Reviews
Long Beach, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 50; Female: 5 to 45
  • Teaching since 2004
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Margaret W.

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I am not your normal Classically-trained violin teacher. I am fundamentally rooted in a strong technique. But more importantly, I am here to teach you how to find fun in learning the Violin and to apply it to your daily life.

About Margaret

Classically-trained Violinist and Musician - Provide students a well-rounded set of tools to play his or her instrument proficiently in any setting. - Music theory - Mock juries - Geared towards performance. Student must find performance opportunity For weekly lessons or questions regarding

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Geovanny B.
When I had the idea of learning an instrument, I was excited about the violin but I asked myself if it was possible that I could ever play a song. Margaret has made this possible with her patience and teaching. It is worth it, not only to enjoy listening to music but to play an instrument. I am happy.
Geovanny B.
Margaret was great. It was a great lesson, my first and I very happy and motivated.
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Elias S.

3 Reviews
Costa Mesa, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Portugese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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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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violins, viola, mandolin, recording equipment

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 profes

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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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Cooper B.

4 Reviews
Valley Village, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks
  • Philosophy from University of Oregon
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Cooper B.

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Do you want to play your favorite song? Are you just beginning to play violin or are you picking it up again after years of it gathering dust? Are you hoping to expand your self-expression? I can help you with that. I have 13 years of training as a classical violinist, many years of experiences in orchestral playing, two years as a touring musician in a gypsy jazz/jug band, and two years of experience teaching children with special needs. I can teach any age of beginner or intermediate student. I will make it fun for you to learn and also give you the knowledge you need in ear training, scales, and sight reading that will make you an excellent violinist. I also have experience adding violin to pop and rock music. Let's do it!

About Cooper

I am a professional musician and music teacher in Los Angeles. I've been writing, recording, and performing as a musician since I was 5. I play in a local rock/pop band as the lead vocalist, guitarist, and song writer. I have experience in classical, bluegrass/gypsy jazz, rock and pop musical sty

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David
I’ve worked with Cooper in studio and seen him perform on stage countless times. He is a prolific and multi-dimensional songwriter adept at writing and performing in a wide range of musical styles. To add to that, he is one of the best stage performers I’ve seen. I highly recommend taking lessons from him!
Linda Faye
Highly recommend.
“The pupil gets to be the star, Cooper Bombadil helps that star shine.”

I asked Cooper Bombadil if I could write a review/reference for him because I was impressed with his abilities to instruct while allowing my songwriting creativity and vision to be held as valid. He built trust and gently augmented but never overshadowed my work. Through encouraging examination of my progress, he illuminated and clarified the project rather than tailoring it to fit his own agenda.
This is a gift that should be shared to others with musical aspirations! His sensitivity, insights and solid suggestions helped me achieve a goal that had lain dormant for ten years. I am beyond satisfied with his songwriting instruction services and plan on exploring his vocal coaching!
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Brandon
Cooper is an excellent musician and very patient teacher! I highly recommend you start taking lesson with him. He’s great with all age levels and made it really fun!
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Jacqueline P.

17 Reviews
Van Nuys, CA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jacqueline P.

17 Reviews
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Private Violin Teacher

Be a violin virtuoso!

About Jacqueline

As of 4/28 I will be fully vaccinated and am accepting in person students two weeks after that. Hello future students! I've been playing violin for 23 of my 29 years of age and teaching for 13 years. I believe that the most important part of learning the violin is having fun and building a pass

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Nannearl
Jacqueline is fantastic. If you’re in the fence, just say yes.
Tom
Jacqueline is an amazing teacher and musician. Not only is she a master player but a gifted teacher. The two talents don't always go hand in hand. She quickly had me playing songs while also instilling the important basics of learning a good bow hand, fingering and ear training. Jae -- that's the name she goes by -- is a one of a kind find!
Joshua
Jacqueline has been very patient and kind - best violin teacher ever!
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Lauren S.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $28
  • Speaks Italian, French, German, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Presser Award from Capital University
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Lauren S.

10 Reviews
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Patient and encouraging violin teacher of 6+ years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation in violin technique. I specialize in child and adult beginners, typically use the Essential Elements books, and also have the following tools available to use during lessons: sheet music, piano accompaniment, fun tips and tricks for building technique and more!

About Lauren

Lauren has been teaching private lessons since 2013 and is currently available to teach lessons online. Lauren has helped students learn to read music, gain confidence and musical skills, land roles in community and school theater productions and be accepted to music programs at esteemed colleges an

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Elyce
Lauren is a great teacher for voice and ukulele. She takes her time and is patient. Lauren looks for solutions to difficult chords. So glad to have her as a kind and caring and informative teacher!
Laura
Lauren is an excellent teacher! She is very knowledgeable as well as, positive and encouraging. I am a music educator with a master's degree in music education and I highly recommend Lauren.

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The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Paramount is $75. 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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"Nice instructions! We are staying with Josiah as my son's violin teacher."
Mary
Took Violin lessons from Josiah B.
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"My 9 year old beginner says, "Awesome!" He loved his first lesson."
Aubin
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"I didn't deal with so may Violin teachers to compare, but I can't imagine a better teacher than Brandon. Thank you Brandon!!!"
James
Took Violin lessons from Brandon E.
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"Cara is one of the most talented and incredible music teachers that I have ever known. She taught two of my children for the past several years - my son studied violin and my daughter studied piano. Cara has an incredible gift to understand how children learn and to encourage their confidence. She personally helped my son to not only do well, but to excel by becoming concert-master, winning a concerto competition and to gain entrance into a very acclaimed string music program.

It is one thing to simply teach and quite another to develop children into talented musicians. Cara understands children, she is extremely knowledgeable about music and incredibly talented at being more than just a teacher, She provides not only a lesson but helps children to see the possibilities of music and was a tremendous help to me to better understand how to guide my children's musical aspirations. I consider her one of the most talented individuals that I have ever known and would not hesitate to have my children enrolled as one of her students."
Pam
Took Violin lessons from Cara A.
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"Wow! What a great experience it has been with Humberto. I wanted a teacher that was passionate about the violin and I had a feeling that that was Humberto when I was selecting an instructor. I was right!!! His methodology and teaching style has me excited to practice, excited to learn and excited to see him every week. He is all about my progress and understanding and encouraging my own passion to play. As an adult, you always hear that, oh, you know, you'd be better off as an eight year old learning a new instrument than as a mature adult. Let me say that you can do anything you want to do at any age as long as you have the desire. Humberto has made my desire a reality and has put me on a path of what I think will be a long relationship with the violin and with -- happily, if I may say -- Humberto! To anyone out there looking for a good instructor, I highly, highly recommend Humberto."
Sandy
Took Violin lessons from Humberto G.
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"Highly recommended! The most insightful and kind teacher. I had learned so much from him and dramatically improved every aspect of my violin playing. I was very fortunate to have learned from him."
Jaime
Took Violin lessons from Chin K.
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"Amber is really patient with a new student. I'm glad to be her student."
Greg
Took Violin lessons from Amber W.
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"Our 8-yr old daughter has had three lessons with Lucas and she's really enjoying it."
Justina
Took Violin lessons from Lucas B.
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"It's was amazing!! I was so afraid to handle the instrument , it being my first instrument and I did not want to break it the very first day but Mrs Sonnenberg was very patient and walked me through it very well. At the end of the session , I was very comfortable handling my first instrument."
Paavani
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Nikita was, informative, patient and kind. It is a privilege to learn from someone so talented. Looking forward to our next lesson."
Tom
Took Violin lessons from Nikita B.
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