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Marc D.

8 Reviews
Petaluma, CA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Marc D.

8 Reviews
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Irish, folk and Bluegrass styles, tunes, scales, improvisation techniques

About Marc

I've been playing music since I was 14 years old. I studied classical guitar at State University in Buffalo, NY. and also studied guitar at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. I love just about every style of music. I mostly play Celtic, Bluegrass, American traditional, jazz, and classical. I a

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Roger H.
He is very good with me. I'm not a very good student. I have bad habits and I'm overly sensitive to criticism, yet he has not made me feel bad at all about my playing if you want to call it that. I also have a short attention span and can't read music fluently. But his patience is much appreciated, and each week get a little better at it all. I recommend him to those trying their best to sound a little better.
Avery B.
It was really good information and I had a lot of fun.
Annie B.
I have been taking fiddle/violin lessons from Marc for a few months now, and it has been a great experience. He is very patient and keeps things fun by helping me learn pieces that I am interested in learning to play. I would highly recommend him for any instrument you are wanting to learn.

Carl G.

12 Reviews
Santa Rosa, CA
Starting at $40
  • Awarded PEDAL STEEL GUITAR PLAYER OF THE YEAR AWARD 1995 from California Country Music Association
  • Field or Study Jazz Trumpet, Jazz Tenor Saxophone, 5 string Banjo and Singing from University of Sonoma State College, Rohnert Park, CA
  • Teaching since 1975
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Carl G.

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Violin Lessons, Beginning, Intermediate or Advanced students by Professional Teacher and performer. 38 years of Teaching privately and performance. Lessons will focus on Basics, technique, scales, Songs and performance. Lessons can be once a week, once every 2 weeks or once a month. Schedule of lessons are flexible to meet the needs of the student. Rates and location of lessons will be discussed and confirmed by e-mail contact.

About Carl

Private Music Instrument Lessons by Professional Player. Lessons for Beginning, Intermediate or Advanced students. Focus will be reading, Basics, Sound production and performing. 30 minute, 45 minute and 60 minute sessions. Lessons can be once a week, one every 2 weeks or once a month. 38 years exp

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Loren B.
Carl, is patient and a great teacher
Bruce
Finally, after years, I get feedback with a live, face-to-Face instruction! Looking forward to my next lesson!
Eric
Great start...now I just need to set aside time to practice, practice, practice!
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Michael D.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $28
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • BM Viola Performance from Cleveland Institute of Music
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Michael D.

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On violin I teach lessons using pieces, etudes, and scales relative to the training one would receive in grades 6-9 in a Texas public school orchestra.

About Michael

I have nine years of experience of teaching in the Plano ISD Private Lesson Program (grades 6-12) as well as holding lessons for those students who prefer private sessions. Although I primarily perform in orchestras across the North Texas area, I have also performed in concert halls in other places

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Spring J.
Very good lesson. Knowledgeable and patient.
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Daniel Golleher
Charismatic, academic, inspirational, and professional describe Michael. It as been a pleasure working with him for many years. Every lesson will bring energy and new insights into your playing!!

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Shadwa M.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music, Violin Performance from The Ohio State University
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Shadwa M.

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Online Violin Teacher

I love teaching violin and have been doing it for over 10 years. I believe private lessons are an essential component to successful musical development and growth. It is my hope that my students develop the tools they need to become independent musicians. I strive to create an atmosphere that fosters not only growth in technique, but in character, personal discipline, and a long-term appreciation for music. Every lesson is tailored to fit my student's needs and interests.

About Shadwa

I love teaching violin and viola, and have been doing it for over a decade. I believe private lessons are an essential component to successful musical development and growth. It is my hope that students develop the tools they need to become independent musicians. I strive to create a warm and suppo

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Shelby R.
Shadwa is awesome! She’s very patient and understanding of student needs. She’s also very encouraging and helpful, whether you’ve had violin experience or not, and makes learning to play so much fun!
Christine
I have learned a lot from my lessons with Shadwa. She has a knack for explaining technique, for making the connections between the physical movement and the sound produced. (Yes, it really does help to stand up straight!) She takes a personal interest in her students, which makes for a great lesson atmosphere. We established longer term goals that we could work towards; I appreciated her patience and creativity. Even scales became more than just boring drills! I definitely recommend her as a viola teacher for adults!
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Mona M.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Korean, Uyghur, English, Mandarin
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Mona M.

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Online Violin Teacher

Not only helping students to improve playing skills. Overcoming performance anxiety, building confident, and providing students a enjoyable learning process is my career goal.

About Mona

EDUCATION • Will be pursuing Master of Music degree at Indiana University, Jacob School of Music in fall 2020 • Graduating from Oberlin Conservatory of Music in May • Graduated Central Conservatory of Music of Middle School from 2010 to 2016 majoring violin performance. EXPERIENCES • The youn

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Annabelle
I started working with Mona at Oberlin College Conservatory, and continued working with her through video chat during the Covid-19 stay-at-home orders. She was basically my first private instructor, and she really helped me a lot. I'd gotten as far as I could with self-teaching and poor public school music programs, and was doing my best to keep up with the Oberlin Arts and Sciences Orchestra. She managed to help me work on my challenging orchestra music while instructing me on foundational technique (such as bow control, sound quality, and hand form) that I missed out on when I first started playing. She was always friendly and flexible, and gave out a good ratio of praise and critique. I'm going to miss her at Oberlin next year!
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Megan R.

131 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Assistant Principal Cellist from Kentucky Intercollegiate Orchestra
  • Teaching since 2012
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Megan R.

131 Reviews
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I have four years of experience teaching violin specifically through private lessons, public school orchestra, and coaching small ensembles. I can teach you to improve tone and technique while mastering repertoire. Let me help you achieve your string-playing goals.

About Megan

Hello, Welcome to my profile. I am glad you are considering string lessons! I am currently accepting online or in-person students. I am a professional teacher as well as a cellist from the age of 9 and a violinist from the age of 18. I earned my bachelors degree in Music Education with an Ins

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Jasmine
Excellent experience for our children. Thank you Megan
Andreea Nanci
She was really good and very nice compared to my other viola teacher
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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Sonoma, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Sonoma 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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"Ms. Drew was a wonderful instructor and really helped me grow as a musician and greatly improved my musicality and improvisational skills. Highly recommend for anyone who wants a personalized experience and who wants a teacher who truly cares about her students."
Joel
Took Violin lessons from Rebeka D.
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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."
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Took Violin lessons from Nicole O.
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Jill, is a true professional at her craft and makes learning the violin fun. She is a master at her craft improving on a students techniques and music theory. Her instructional teaching enhances the ability to play this difficult instrument with ease with her one on one instruction as well as group teaching. Anyone who has the opportunity to encounter her instructional teaching will benefit from her style and passion of teaching from the beginner, intermediate and advanced level student."
Jennifer
Took Violin lessons from Jill G.
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"Very sweet, enthusiastic, and encouraging, my 8 year old took to her right away."
River
Took Violin lessons from Panagiota K.
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"Best teacher ever! Really caring and dedicated and pays close attention to every detail in your playing. I improved a LOT while studying with him!"
ANNI
Took Violin lessons from Chin K.
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"Geronimo was a great instructor and motivator! He helped me find the right sound and worked with my strong suits as well as helping me strengthen my weaknesses. I would recommend him to any player as he showed me ways to become more confident and enhance my playing."
Katey
Took Violin lessons from Geronimo O.
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"Outstanding teacher and lovely person."
Virgil Scudder
Took Violin lessons from Anne-Marie B.
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"He's so great!! My kids are really enjoying their lessons with him and I can see their improvement each week!!"
Jovi
Took Violin lessons from Lucas B.
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"My daughter has been learning from Jill to play violin for more than five years and she has improved dramatically over that time. She also takes piano lessons with Jill which has fed her musical curiosity. Jill is patient, positive, and an expert in her craft. Great teacher!!!"
Jason
Took Violin lessons from Jill Z.
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"I’ve taken three online lessons so far with Panagiota, and they’ve all been excellent. She was immediately able to tell which exercises would be most helpful for my right arm technique, and I feel like I’ve made more progress in the last three weeks than I have for the last year+. I would unreservedly recommend taking lessons with her."
Alex
Took Violin lessons from Panagiota K.
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