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Heidi Y.

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

Angela S.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $75
  • Speaks German, English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Angela S.

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After more than 12 years of teaching experience my lessons got to the perfect point of balance of being fun and educative, engaging but not overwhelming, personalized but keeping up with the national stanidards so you can see progress, you will feel like practicing and being able to play with others. Just if you want!

About Angela

Angela is a violin and viola teacher with more that 12 years of experience. She started her music studies in Spain, where she finished her Bachelor Degree in music in 2004 and where most of her performance and teaching experience was forged between the classical, contemporary and regional styles. H

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It was fun

Gloria J.

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San Francisco, CA
Starting at $67
  • Speaks English, German
  • Bachelor's Degree from Curtis Institute of Music
  • Teaching since 2001
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Gloria J.

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Every student is unique, so I will tailor the lessons to you and make it fun! I'm passing on to you the training I received from the very best master teachers of the violin. Stringed instruments are challenging, but I believe in enjoying making music at every level, while establishing a strong foundation in good technique. For learning fundamentals of music theory and ear training, we will play various rhythm and improvisational games. I have extensive background in European classical music, and I've also done quite a bit of improvisation, some fiddling, and electric violin and viola. Whether you want to be the next Joshua Bell or the next Lindsey Stirling, I can help you improve your playing. I will help you sing, dance and tell a story through your violin or viola.

About Gloria

Born into a musical family in 1966, I have extensive performance experience as a classical violinist and violist, and I've been composing my own music since 2000. I am very grateful to have studied with some of the finest teachers of violin, viola and chamber music, and I graduated in 1990 from th

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Mia Bella
Gloria has been a wonderful and inspiring teacher over a period of very formative years for me as a violinist. We first worked together for all 4 years of my undergraduate violin performance degree at Mills College from 2010-14, and Gloria helped me develop a lasting appreciation for listening deeply and developing focus for small details. We worked together on everything from solo Bach and Hindemith sonatas to concertos, chamber music, and orchestral excerpts. She has been a lasting influence in my life as a musician, and I will continue to return for musical and creative advice over the years even when I live far away.

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Alexander K.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
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Alexander K.

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Recently graduated from Juilliard, I've been teaching violin and viola for five years, and welcome students of all levels and ages. My background is firmly classical, but additionally I also love fiddle music and give students songs from many genres to learn, arranging upon request. I'm currently a doctoral student at USC, and I work part-time locally as a violinist in the YMF Debut Orchestra. I am also glad to help students with recording, video editing and social media.

About Alexander

As a violin teacher, I always aim to set goals for students, to guide students towards them, and to be direct as possible so far as is appropriate. I also try to stay results-oriented throughout the process. Even if not all of a student’s progress is directly attributable to me, the most important

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Julie
I really appreciated Alexander teaching me violin. He was basically my first instructor and he was always patient and motivating. He accommodated my unique needs as an adult beginner and brought me far in a short time. He was a little challenged to balance teaching with his heavy school load, but I appreciated his willingness to take the time to teach and help others.
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Amy R.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 3 to 80
  • Associates Degree Paraeducator from Western Technical College
  • Teaching since 2008
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Amy R.

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I have been teaching violin/fiddle for 9 years. My students will learn how to solo, as well as play along with other instruments. I use a variety of materials to suit the student's needs and teach a variety of music skills such as accompaniment, improvisation, and theory at my lessons. I teach to any age and experience level. I look forward to meeting and working with you!

About Amy

Hello, my name is Amy and I am very excited to be teaching out of my studio, Double A music. I took 12 years of private music lessons on various instruments. I have taught for about 9 years, and have an associates degree in teaching from Western Technical College in La Crosse, Wisconsin. I am also

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Sarah P.
it helps to have a great teacher like her.
Sarah P.
She helps me, especially with guitar.
Diana H.
Amy is a wonderful teacher. My daughter has been taking lessons from her for about 4 years. She is friendly, prompt, professional and flexible. I highly recommend her!

Violin With Catherine U.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Violin With Catherine U.

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Hi, I’m an experienced and qualified violin teacher. I am friendly and patient and provide a nurturing environment for my pupils. With 10+ years teaching experience, I am passionate about developing students’ violin and musical skills as well as helping them to develop their courage and confidence. My teaching focuses on developing an acute awareness of technique, developing the musical ear, and having fun in the process!
Lessons available for all ages from beginners up. I look forward to talking to you soon!

About Catherine

Having started violin at the age of five, I continued on to complete my Bachelor of Music - Violin in my hometown of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Several years later I decided to upgrade my teaching skills, completing a Graduate Certificate in Music Studies - String Pedagogy. I have been honing

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Quynh L.
She is so nice and friendly. My 5 year old daughter likes the lessons which is interesting and easy to catch up
Prema
Catherine is a kind, friendly and very patient while teaching me violin lessons. She walked me through Musical Grammar and taught me the details of "Violin instrument". She makes the lessons fun and challenging too which helps us to go to the next level of learning. She gets into the details as to how I'm playing and in the end its just that she wants me to get it right . She has always encouraged me and motivated me to learn. I didn;t know the "ABC's of music but she has taught me alot till date. I'm glad I found her as my music teacher.
Courtney
Catherine is patient, conscientious, caring and a very experienced violin teacher. My daughter has progressed not just in violin skills but also in discipline, resilience and confidence in other skills.

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"a lot attention to detail and technique when playing violin. Great for daughter because until now she has been all about rushing and getting it over with.. Now it will be more about taking time with each piece and aim for perfection. Even tho she is going over pieces she already played she's not complaining."
Jinhee
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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"Thank you Chaul for a great lesson and also for being so patient with me when my computer didn't log into the session right away. I enjoyed my first lesson and am excited to have such a fabulous teacher that sent me material and information to prepare for my first session. I feel confident that I will be able to progress and I know that I will enjoy learning with you. I'm looking forward to my next lesson."
Indira
Took Violin lessons from Chaul Y.
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"I had a good experience with my instructor. She's very knowledgeable and patient. The area where instructions are given are a little cramped."
Carl
Took Violin lessons from Rebecca F.
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"Our experience with Amara is of the best among all violin teachers we have had. She is patient and friendly with kids, which really helps get the kid “into” the class; she listens, and will “customize” the class based on the parent’s feedback/kid’s personality; most important, we feel that she is devoted to teaching, for example, she will spend extra time to record practice spot videos for the students. I am confident my daughter will advance a lot with Amara."
Xiaoshuang
Took Violin lessons from Amara S.
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"Very patient, great teacher! I am so privileged to have her teach me to advance in my skills! Highly recommended!"
Zsuzsanna
Took Violin lessons from Anna T.
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"Very punctual always comes in with a smile .My daughter has such confidence because of the positive attitude and comments her gives to her . He notices little details that will help her improve her playing the way he communicates with her is awesome she does not feel bad about her mistakes I wanted her to take her time and not feel pressured to play the violin .Thomas will be a lovely music tutor to any child I am really fortunate to have found him for my daughter."
Lincia
Took Violin lessons from Thomas V.
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"Very kind and knowledgeable. Gave wonderful suggestions for a beginner."
Caroline
Took Violin lessons from Dayna N.
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"She helped me with fingering and bowing today. She is very helpful and a great teacher."
Rhiannon
Took Violin lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"This was my first lesson with Zeynep. I have had several Tutors over the past 4 years. Zeynep was ready for my arrival. She was friendly, yet very professional. She watched me play a short piece and was able to discern from that where I needed help. Zeynep was able to give me new tips on bowing and finger placement. I am certainly looking forward to my next a Lesson with Zeynep."
Gene
Took Violin lessons from Zeynep A.
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"Very good teacher, our daughter likes her and is motivated to get better."
Grace
Took Violin lessons from Laura B.
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