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Gaw V.

52 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Hmong
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 2004
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Gaw V.

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We will focus on proper techniques and learn songs you would like to play.

About Gaw

Gaw is a voice artist and music teacher. She has been performing for 20 years and has been teaching music over 10 years. She received her B.M. in Jazz Studies and her Master in Voice Performance at California State University of Sacramento. Gaw is a positive, personable, and enthusiastic teach

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Caleb
She has a great way of teaching that has very much been helping me learn.
Angeline T.
Great teacher. Very enthusiastic.
Shreya
My daughter says that Gaw is an amazing teacher! She loves her singing class.

Ardalan G.

20 Reviews
Carmichael, CA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Persian/Farsi
  • Bachelors degree in Music from SACRAMENTO STATE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MUSIC
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ardalan G.

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violin instruction for all levels

About Ardalan

Ardalan Gharachorloo started playing Violin at the age of six. His former teacher was Cyrus Azemikhah. At the age of nine, he was featured as the winner of the Rising Stars Competition in Tehran and was featured in a recital in the most prestigious concert hall of Tehran,Vahdat Theater, built in ea

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Tyaire
Ardalan is not only an incredible violinist but an incredible teacher. He's impeccably credentialed, and comes highly recommended. He is polite, personable, professional, and really cares about his students. Learning to play music can be more than just motion and timing mastered with habit and repetition; it can be a process of spiritual growth and personal development. No matter which journey you are on, Ardalan has proven that he has the mastery of his skill and devotion to his students to help you on your way.
Mathew
passionate violin teacher. Ardalan is an incredible performer as well as a professional instructor.
Jason
Just plain rude!
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Maria H.

30 Reviews
Sacramento, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Graduate Teaching Assistant from California State University, Sacramento
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Maria H.

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I've been teaching violin for 11 years and my students have gone on to play with different ensembles. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play simple songs by reading and by ear and as time goes on you'll be able to play more complex repertoire. I specialize in classical, style but I can teach you different kinds of styles, typically use the Suzuki repertoire but I use a variety of method and books. I have the following tools available for your lessons: violin, computer program, sound system, Tuner and Metronome . I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Maria

With more than 30 years of teaching experience for the cello, I have taught students of all ages, throughout California and overseas. I earned a Bachelor's degree and a Master's degree in Cello Performance and am currently the Principal cellist for the Camellia Symphony, California. In addition, I

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Akiko K.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Akiko K.

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Experienced teacher and concert violinist, works with beginner to advanced students. Graduate of Manhattan School of Music & Yale University. I help students become their own best teachers, develop their ear and learn a natural technique to communicate the music most effectively. Technique is applied in the context of the music, and students will learn to develop and apply their musical instincts and gain an organic understanding of musical style, history, theory, and performance.

About Akiko

I am a professional classical violinist and chamber musician, and have been teaching both privately and at music schools. I have been performing for over 10 years in much of the Northeastern United States, and share my performing experience and enthusiasm for classical music with my students. I gra

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Melody Qian
Akiko taught me to play the viola when I was just getting started! She's so considerate with helping you get the fundamentals of not only technique, but also posture and how to stretch so that I wouldn't get sore. It's something that's stuck with me for years. I've never met another teacher who has helped me develop my musicality or talked with me about music theory as much as Akiko, and it's so important to know these things to play honestly and understand the music! Honestly you couldn't ask for a better teacher!! I'm so grateful to have learned my instrument with her. Thank you so much :)
Julie
I’ve been taking lessons with Akiko for the past two and a half years as an adult beginner. I’ve played other instruments all my life and have had many teachers, so I can say with great confidence that she is a uniquely talented teacher. Akiko is equally adept at diagnosing and addressing technique problems as she is at teaching musicality. She also knows when to redirect your attention from one to the other—and it is amazing to discover how looking at the big picture and being reminded to play the music can address a seemingly intractable technique problem. Akiko does not just teach you to play the violin. She teaches you to play music, which is probably the reason that you are playing the violin in the first place. I cannot emphasize the value of this enough. You don’t have to be a technical virtuoso before you begin to express yourself artistically. Akiko has so much to offer for advanced violinists as well. The way she brings music theory to life in whatever piece you’re working on will transform your interpretation of anything else you play. She gives you the tools to create your own organic interpretation in a way that also fits with the piece and its historical context. I find every lesson to be reinvigorating. When at times I have become stuck or frustrated, Akiko has always helped me to take a different tack and find freedom again. I feel grateful for the opportunity to work with her. She both an incredible teacher and a talented artist!
Rachael T.
I took lessons from Akiko for over a year as a beginner-intermediate violin player. Under Akiko’s tutelage, I was able to play as lead violin in my school orchestra concerts and pass my violin exams. Akiko’s kind and encouraging personality strengthened my confidence in playing the violin. I’ve had experience with other teachers but Akiko helped me to really further my relationship with music. Her enthusiasm for music has definitely rubbed off on me and I couldn’t be more grateful for having Akiko as my teacher! I wholeheartedly recommend Akiko to anyone looking to pick up the violin, intermediate players, and those who are more advanced.
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Maria I.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2013
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Maria I.

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I have 21 years of experience playing/studying violin under my belt, 2 degrees from top conservatories, and 6 years of teaching experience with all levels -- complete beginners (children and adults alike), intermediate, and advanced. I love what I do and my goal is to share the beauty of music and violin playing with all of my students!

My teaching approach is entirely individualized; I do not subscribe to the one-size-fits-all mindset. I find each student's strengths and use them to help inspire their musical weaknesses.
Along with my lessons, I offer free consultations and Q&A outside of the classroom. I'm invested in and care about my student's musical and personal well-being.

About Maria

Hello music-lovers! My name is Maria and I have been playing/studying the violin for 21 years (since I was 3 years old!). I have 2 degrees under my belt from the Curtis Institute of Music and the New England Conservatory, where I studied with Pamela Frank, Shmuel Ashkenasi, and Miriam Fried. I have

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Josephine K.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Bachelor of Music, Violin Performance from Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University
  • Teaching since 2016
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Josephine K.

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I specialize in teaching intermediate/advanced violin students. Lessons with each student is different with curriculum and style based on the needs of the student. I believe that music should be a part of everyone’s lives and it has many benefits! I will help you grow as a musician and would love to work with you. I have been the concertmaster of several orchestras and have 4 years of coaching and teaching.

About Josephine

Music has been a huge part of my life since I was a little girl. I have been playing the violin for 13 years now and I would love to help others grow in their musical life. I am currently attending the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University working towards my Bachelor of Music. With the

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Shingle Springs, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Shingle Springs 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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"Elisa is a great teacher! She is sooooo talented! She was teaching violin to my 8 year old daughter in Ventura CA. She is very kind and patient with kids. We highly recommend her for teaching. We wish she could stay longer. Miss her."
Lorena Romero
Took Violin lessons from Elisa R.
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"She knows how to help me fix my old problems, and aquire new skills

One of the best teachers I have ever known. She knows a student's need well enough to help them reach their goals in taking lessons."
Josephine
Took Violin lessons from Zhana G.
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"Excellent first lesson! Erin is upbeat, and clearly knowledgeable. I think my daughter will really grow here."
Spencer
Took Violin lessons from Erin C.
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"Nice and patient, great teacher :)"
Junfei
Took Violin lessons from Lily F.
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"Kelvin is the best instructor for music that i have ever had. he is very nice and welcoming for any student."
Ken
Took Violin lessons from Kelvin L.
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"I bought violin lessons as a birthday present. Nicole was extremely patient (first time learner) and helpful. I would gladly book her again."
David
Took Violin lessons from Nicole O.
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"He is an excellent teacher, loved every bit of his class."
Sahel Gamage
Took Violin lessons from Jonathan G.
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"Cathy is a great teacher and very easy to work with. She has a very upbeat attitude and there is no such thing as a silly question, she provides great practice goals."
Veronica
Took Violin lessons from Cathy W.
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"Betsy's and my son's 1st lesson was great! She was so patient and positive which helped my son really get excited about his lesson. She really helped him get through some frustration times. She helped him with so much. My son was very happy."
Tristan
Took Violin lessons from Betsy F.
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"SO happy with my first class - instead of treating me like a beginning 8 year old (I'm almost 30), he willingly focused on technique and accepted my word that I have read music before (I played piano for several years) instead of forcing me to read a treble clef to him. He also immediately addressed my most pressing concerns (such as bow hold) as I am trying to partially self teach in the interest of time and money using online lessons, etc. Focusing on technique instead of how to pizzicato a quarter note allows me to practice and his teaching style, telling me what mistakes I may be making and why I am making them as a beginner (too much pressure, too little, etc) really allows me to try and improve before the next lesson. I am INCREDIBLY happy with his flexibility and teaching style and will gladly continue taking lessons from him. Highly recommend, at least for the adult beginners like myself!"
Sarah
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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