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Heidi Y.

San Mateo, CA
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • 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

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Linda C.

22 Reviews
Campbell, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1981
  • BA in Music + Teaching credential from Humboldt State University
  • Teaches Beginner
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Linda C.

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I have been a public school music teacher for 30+ years. I am an optimistic, enthusiastic person, who will help you learn music reading in addition to music playing. I started on piano as a young child, and studied clarinet from elementary school through college, where I focused on french horn. I h

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Steven
My son has loved taking lessons with Linda. She is setting just the right pace with him. She is flexible given his strengths and weaknesses. He was genuinely disappointed when I told him he couldn't go to lessons this week because of a family commitment. Can't recommend highly enough!
Janet P.
very comfortable and satisfying first lesson.
JoAnn C.
Linda was great! As an adult beginner with the cello she made the lesson enjoyable and easy to follow. She adjusted quickly for where I knew a little and where I knew nothing. Highly recommend her!
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Julie P.

22 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Julie P.

22 Reviews
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I am a Broadway musician with 20 years of teaching experience. I know that each student learns differently so I use many different teaching methods and musical genres in lessons. I can help you get started on an instrument, improve your current abilities, work on school band and orchestra music, prepare for festival and solo auditions, prepare for college auditions, or just find great enjoyment in playing.

I pack a lot into each lesson making sure we address things such as: posture, theory, accuracy of rhythm, note reading, warm-ups, scales, etudes, solos, musicality, composition, interpretation and technique.

About Julie

Julie P. is a NYC woodwind artist with over 20 years of teaching experience. She has performed in many Broadway shows and is currently a member of the West Side Story orchestra. Julie offers the best combination of teaching experience and professional performing experience to provide lessons that a

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Elizabeth
Julie is an extremely talented musician and pianist with very effective teaching methods. She was able to adjust lessons to the level of instruction that was necessary to meet my child's goals.

Julie is patient, positive, and provides a wonderful learning environment!
Gina
Julie is an amazing teacher. She's so patient and takes care to make sure my daughter really understands the lesson material. I would definitely recommend her to anyone looking to take lessons!
Jessica
Julie is incredible! After several years of in-home lessons, she has proven to be the most personable, knowledgeable and efficient instructor my family has ever hired. Even the transition to on-line instruction has been smoother than I could have imagined. Such a great investment for all of us!

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Adrienn L.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Hungarian, German
  • Master of teaching music and choral conducting, Piano teacher, Violin teacher from Ferenc Liszt Academy of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Adrienn L.

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Experienced violin teacher of 20 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 of classical violin skills. I teach Suzuki method and Kodály method. I teach contemporary music songs.

About Adrienn

I am a music teacher. I graduated from Liszt Ferenc Music Academy of Budapest. I studied music in YALE University and Northwestern University. I have been teaching for 20 years. I teach piano, guitar, violin, singing, solfége , music theory and music history. I teach all different ages and exper

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Matthias
Adrienn is an excellent teacher. She is a very patient, kind, knowledgeable and fun teacher. She is energetic, and caring person as well as being immensely talented! She helped me a lot. She knows how to analyze your vocal technique right away. She teaches you how to breath throughout your whole body. You even have a chance to work with het own your own songs!
Desiré
She is an amazing and knowledgeable, talented and very patient teacher! I am very delighted to finally pick up my guitar and want to learn. She is able to adjust to the student's needs with different instrument. She is a pretty amazing teacher! She has a very good technique. She motivates me to learn more. I highly recommend she to everybody.
Rose
Adrienn is a wonderful and extremely qualified teacher! She is a brilliant concert pianist!
My kids really enjoy working with her. She inspires them to play and practice. She is very friendly and patient. We have a lot of fun with her. We love her!
She is the best teacher!
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Sungho J.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Englsih, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
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Sungho J.

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Hello everyone, I look forward to working with you! My name is Dr. Jung, and I play and teach violin and viola. I debuted with the Seoul Grand Symphony Orchestra at age 13 and the Rainbow Youth Orchestra at age 14. Since then, I have gone on to win several competitions in South Korea and completed my education in both the Czech Republic and the USA.

In addition to over 10 years of private lesson teaching experience, I am violin faculty at the Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp in Michigan and a violin instructor with the Jackson Symphony String Team.

When I'm not teaching, you can find me performing for the “If Music be the Food…Lansing” series and Camerata Michigan, Cello Plus Series directed by Suren Bagratuni. I was concertmaster for the Michigan State Concert Orchestra and have appeared with several regional orchestras, including the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra, Battle Creek Symphony Orchestra, Jackson Symphony Orchestra, Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra and Midland Symphony Orchestra.

About Sungho

Do you want to learn violin, viola, or both? I can help you with that! I received D.M.A. from Michigan State University. I believe that my years of knowledge and experience will help students to improve their skills and reach their goals. I am excited for the opportunity to discuss how my skill s

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Chana K.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, Hebrew
  • Teaching since 1973
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Chana K.

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Violin lessons give students self-confidence, independence and boost academic levels. They also have numerous other benefits in coordination of motor skills, reading and enhanced concentration. When you begin your lessons with me, you will learn proper left hand technique as well as bowing. Also included is violin music theory, sight reading, note reading and most importantly, the enjoyment of music! Since I have decades of experience teaching both Traditional and Suzuki methods, you will learn to play songs almost immediately. I teach at all levels-- beginning, intermediate and advanced violin students. I have many years of experience teaching in public schools as an orchestra director and small group instructor as well as private instructor of violin, viola, cello and string bass since 1973. I graduated from Ithaca College School of Music and the University of Bridgeport, CT, in Music Ed and Fine Arts and have brought scores of students to both solo and orchestral ...

About Chana

Welcome to my Online Studio! I have taught for many years (since 1973) -- Violin, Viola, Cello and even String Bass. I have also directed String and Symphonic Orchestras, Strolling Strings, small group instruction, and have brought many students to all levels of district, regional, county , All

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David
She was excellent. I learned so much from Chana in such a short time. Her years of experience really showed in her teaching. I highly recommend her.
Ron A.
I’ve been to a recital that Chana put on with 6 students and I had a very enjoyable time. The students were very entertaining and their parents were very proud. I recommend her very highly and I’ve seen very positive results of her work.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Pleasanton, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Pleasanton 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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"Lisa is a wonderful and encouraging teacher. I’m a complete beginner and she already has me playing simple songs. I highly recommend Lisa!"
Kim
Took Violin lessons from Lisa C. B.
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"My 12 year old grandson has been playing violin since he was 5. He started playing with Nikita in August 2017. Nikita is correcting all the bad habits that have crept into RJ's playing. I can see a huge difference in his confidence as well as the quality of his playing. Nikita has been extremely patient with him and has been very flexible with his lesson times due to sports schedules. Thank you Nikita!"
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Took Violin lessons from Nikita B.
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"Arielle works extremely well with children. My daughter is shy, but she looks forward to her lesson every week. She also loves the studio recitals."
Mary
Took Violin lessons from Arielle-Khrystiana P.
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"Being that this was my first lesson, it was mostly talking. However, Josh seems to be a very nice patient teacher and I look forward to working with him. Also looking forward to hitting some notes on the violin. 🤗"
Portia
Took Violin lessons from Joshua C.
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"Cameron is great teacher! He is easy to communicate with. He is also very organized with his lesson plans."
Isaac
Took Violin lessons from Cameron K.
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"He is very patient with me. Thank you."
Angelus
Took Violin lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Gaw is past awesome!

Gaw is amazing! My daughter loves her weekly lessons. She is patient and encouraging. I thought it was just the chemistry between her and my daughter until I saw her working with all the children in her recital. Her talent and ability to bring out the best in her students is truly a blessing."
Diane
Took Violin lessons from Gaw V.
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"Alyssa is a patient and kind teacher. She has experience not just as an teacher/student but as a writer/composer too. Her connection to the violin challenges me to do better and try harder, but somehow still makes the classes fun! I've found learning from her to be very rewarding (I'm finally checking off that new year's resolution to learn the violin!) but if it weren't for her great attitude and patient demeanor I would be lost. I'm only on my third class, can't wait for more."
Kyle
Took Violin lessons from Alyssa P.
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"I AM SO Lucky to have Mr.Nader as a teacher, Trust me he's the Real deal He's very authentic and patient, Mann he taught me a few tips that made love the violin even more , I'm so eager to learn more and more from him"
Efat
Took Violin lessons from Nader T.
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"Anna is one of the best teacher's I've had. She was very professional and I liked the material that she taught as well as the amount of time she took to make sure I understood everything."
Insu Hong
Took Violin lessons from Anna T.
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