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Popular Viola Teachers in San Gabriel, CA

Brandon E.

3 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Bachelors of Music in Violin Performance from California Sate University, Northridge
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Brandon E.

3 Reviews
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I have played viola as long as I have been playing violin. I love the violin, but the viola has a certain richness about it that I cannot keep myself away from.

If you are interested in learning to play the viola or to advance further in your viola studies, I will do my best to take you as far as you are willing to go.

About Brandon

I currently hold both a Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance, and a Master of Music in Viola Performance. My passion is education. Helping each individual student find their own voice through the vehicle of music is my goal. My teaching priorities are centered around establishing solid techn

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Sydnie P.
Brandon is a great teacher, I'm really enjoying our lessons, and it's at the point where I find practicing fun.
James
I didn't deal with so may Violin teachers to compare, but I can't imagine a better teacher than Brandon. Thank you Brandon!!!
Jennifer K.
Brandon is a wonderful violin teacher he takes time to teach you the music and learn to read the notes in a methodical way.

Armen M.

8 Reviews
Glendale, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English,Russian,Armenian, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Armen M.

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Hello. Welcome to my class. This is your time to shine and create music together.

About Armen

Armen M. was born in Armenia, and began playing the violin at the age of seven. From thereon out, Armen received his B.A.and M.A. degrees from Yerevan State Conservatory in Armenia and Artist diploma from Longy school of Music in Cambridge MA. With an impressive background, awards, and distinctions

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Max
Armen has been great with my beginner child! Able to do basic introduction at child level, amazing!
Muller
I had a great first lesson with Armen.
He immediately identified some areas of improvement and I really liked his style which is rigorous, demanding and rewarding at the same time.
Can't wait to our next lesson,

Muller
Badri S.
I was Impressed beyond my expectations.

Chen C.

2 Reviews
Chino Hills, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Mandarin Chinese, English
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chen C.

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Viola is the glue that bind the violin and cello in any strings ensemble. Whether you are a beginner, violin transplant, or switch hitter. I will work with you to become a proud member of this close-knit group. An excellent choice of instrument for someone arriving late to the music game, or someone who wants to become a more versatile violinist.

For beginners, I prefer using the "Essential Elements for Strings" book, which offers students a head start to what many school will use in their classrooms. For intermediate students, the "Suzuki" books offers repertoire that has become a rite of passage for any string player. Advanced students can expect pieces that are tailor selected for them to show off their unique strengths and address their weakness.

About Chen

Chen is a music teacher, violinist/violist, and conductor with over 15 years of experience. While attending New York University (NYU), he majored in music education and studied with Mark Steinberg of the Brentano String Quartet. As a firm believer that music changes lives, Chen thinks private lesso

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William
Great teacher! Very patient and has great knowledge of music.
YANNIE
Mr. Chen is very patient and professional.

Meet Online Viola Teachers Serving San Gabriel, CA

Angela S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Speaks German, English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA Viola teaching from Conservatory of Music Rafael Orozco
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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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Jennifer Z.
It was fun
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Wesley H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Bachelor's Degree: Music Performance, Viola from University of Georgia
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Wesley H.

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I have over 12 years of solo, chamber, and ensemble experience as a professional violist, as well as a strong background in music theory and ear training. Every lesson I teach is catered and customized for your goals and interests, while maintaining a positive learning environment. Want to learn standard or popular repertoire, build your technique, and make all music easier to play and enjoy? Book a lesson today!

About Wesley

Wesley Catherine Hamilton is a violist and music theorist based in Augusta, Georgia. She recently graduated with the class of 2020 from the University of Georgia with two undergraduate degrees in Music Performance and Music Theory, Summa Cum Laude. An avid orchestral and chamber musician, Wesle

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Justin
Wesley is an amazing teacher!! She is so patient and kind. My favorite part about learning from her is just how enthusiastic and passionate she is. Wesley believes the music touches lives, and she really shows that in her teaching.
Samantha
Wesley gives me magnificent lessons and tips on how to improve my daughter's playing skills on Viola! She is kind, engaging, and makes learning fun. If you're even thinking about trying a lesson do it!
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Su Yin C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Speaks Malay, Cantonese, Mandarin, English
  • Bachelor of Music from DePaul University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Su Yin C.

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Want to learn viola and make music in a fun and interactive environment? With over 10 years of teaching experience, I have taught students of ages 3-70 in various teaching styles, tailoring my approach to the needs, learning styles, and goals of each student. I believe that everyone is musical and has the potential given the right approach! Other components of my lessons include music theory, sight-reading, music history, physical relaxation while playing, and even musical composition, as all these skills build a well-rounded musician.

About Su Yin

I am a passionate performer and teacher of the violin, viola and piano. Over the years, I have performed regionally and internationally the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C, Boston Symphony Hall, Chicago Symphony Center, Tokyo Opera City, and Seoul Arts Center, performing a variety of music from cl

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The average cost of 60-minute viola lessons in San Gabriel is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $120 per hour.
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"Catherine did a lovely job with my 9 year old daughter!"
Anke
Took Viola lessons from Catherine W.
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"If you’re looking for a dedicated, knowledgeable and patient strings teacher, you will love Mrs. Heins. Both of my sons have been taking lessons from Mrs. Heins for several years (one for viola and one for cello). They have learned so much under her instruction, such as earning All-County and All-State honors. They also practice their live performance skills twice a year during informal musical concerts. Mrs. Heins also offers participation in the Royal Conservatory Music Development program, which can earn your child credit for college. She is a gem and should you choose her, you won’t be disappointed."
Leslie
Took Viola lessons from Chris H.
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"Strict but friendly teacher. Have tons of experience teaching youth, my kids love their lessons."
Tomoko
Took Viola lessons from Ferenc C.
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"Very clear and helpful!"
Yun
Took Viola lessons from Will R.
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"Michael Drobycki was really amazing! I went to him for some feedback on my orchestra excerpts before a big audition I was worried for and he had really great advice not only about the music itself but approaching auditions mentally and physically. He also demonstrated a lot of them and his playing was simply inspiring. If you want to really learn how to play viola, Michael is your guy!"
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Took Viola lessons from Michael D.
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"Emily is patient, motivating, encouraging, and knowledgeable - a terrific teacher in every way!"
Anne
Took Viola lessons from Emily B.
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"We looked for a teacher who has the background and personality to help advance our daughters musicianship and we found it with Candy!"
Ruby
Took Viola lessons from Candice A.
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"Regina was great! She was very patient with Lily(a beginner ).Can't wait for our next class."
Lily
Took Viola lessons from Regina H.
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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."
Brandy
Took Viola lessons from Brynn M.
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"Kendra is amazing! She's perfect at finding problems and helping the student to resolve them while challenging to be better and better."
Bellatrix
Took Viola lessons from Kendra R.
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