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Nader T.

9 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $55
  • Speaks English and Persian, I speak Persian
  • Awarded University of New Mexico Composition Competition, 2nd & 1st prize of Atwater Kent Composition Competitions at the University of California, Los Angeles from U. N. M. and UCLA
  • Teaching since 1987
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Nader T.

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In my one hour of comprehensive teaching, students learn extensively the techniques of the violin, including tone production, vibrato, musicality and pieces of music which are chosen from standard violin literature or Suzuki books. The whole idea is to get students to look at the whole learning process as a fun activity, and very soon they acquire the ability to produce beautiful sounds, correct intonation and strong vibrato. In addition to the above, I conduct some some ear-training exercises to improve intonation as well.

About Nader

I am a violinist and composer. I have trained more than 1200 students in more than twenty five years of my teaching carrier. *** Lesson Details *** Each lesson includes scales, arpeggios, etudes, duets and a new piece of music from different eras of music. I emphasize on tone production, correc

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Carolina V.
He is very patient and has excellent communication skills. I have no knowledge of how to play the violin or music of any kind. After my first lesson I strongly feel he will be my private instructor for many years to come. I left with proper technique of how this instrument is to be cared for and good posture when practicing. He also informed me of the books we will be incorporating into my lessons. Most importantly homework is given and he is very patient and explains everything at your level.
Kira
I was very pleased with my first lesson with Nader. He is very kind and patient. We covered some basic points with what we'll be covering for my lessons with the cello. His instructions and explanations of technique is very clear I feel my lessons with him will be very beneficial and enjoyable.
Sean K.
Mr. Nader is an excellent instructor who always puts his students first. He customizes his lessons in accordance to each individual and patiently works with them so that they may achieve their optimum potential.

More than just a passive teacher of the violin, Mr. Nader dedicates his time and energy as a full time instructor of violin, cello, and music theory. Furthermore, Mr. Nader exhibits a level of knowledge, intellect, understanding, and culture rarely seen in the world today. When one walks into his music room, one will be struck with awe at not only the amount of books in Mr. Nader's library collection, but also the wide variety of subjects ranging from Music, Music History, Biographies, Psychology, Sociology, Philosophy, and many more. However, do not think that these books are just for display. Quite the contrary, one short conversation with Mr. Nader will show that he is well versed in all these subjects; a modern incarnation of the Renaissance polymath. Building off of his broad knowledge base, Mr. Nader not only teaches one how to play an instrument, he also teaches one how to cultivate oneself in Music and the culture from which it originates.

With a passion for Music and a yearn to pass on higher culture to the avid learner, Mr. Nader is the best instructor for all those who wish to learn Music along with its connection to the history, society, and culture from which it springs.
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Riley D.

Carlsbad, CA
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Riley D.

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Hey there!
Violin is the first instrument I ever tried to play starting at age ten, mostly because I loved movie scores and grandiose classical sounds. Since that beginning, I have played in school orchestras every year after and a few years spent in college level symphonies. Throughout these rewarding, fourteen years of experience, I have held different positions as part of the orchestras such as rehearsal manager. I have trained countless peers throughout the years. Also, I was majoring in music for three semesters in college but then I switched to engineering.
Anywho... I know the tricks and concepts to make violin fun and easy(it gets easier eventually I swear). Any age group suits me, as I am very adaptable to different students' needs. Reading music, as well as interpreting what it wants your body/mind to perform, can be explained in countless manners.
Before we can make music we need:
1) RHYTHM!!! -keep a beat and count subdivisions
2) Notes

About Riley

I am an established musician having played violin in Orchestras for fourteen years led by many experienced conductors as well as six years of experience playing bass guitar. I have played in Carnegie Hall, NY and the studio of the alternative radio station 91x. I have been in the strict classica

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Alethia E.

29 Reviews
San Diego, CA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Alethia E.

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I use many methods including Suzuki, Kodaly and traditional teachings that include catered practice plans in order to accommodate each student's learning needs. I am very flexible and more than happy to discuss teaching methods and/or special needs with parents and students.

About Alethia

Growing up I was raised in a home full of music. My father, a graduate of the Conservatorio Nacional Superior de Musica (National conservatory of Superior Music) played piano day and night and from there my love for music blossomed. My first experience with music was at the age of 8 when I began to

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Emmerson (Emme) N.
Alethia is great. She is working with my 7 yr. old daughter as a beginner in violin. She teaches in a way that is fun, appropriate, and respectful. My daughter has already learned so much and looks forward to her lessons with Alethia each week.
Lynne R.
Alethia is very knowledgeable about technique and skilled at teaching.
Mark N.
Alethia is a very talented teacher and violinist. She is extremely professional, attentive and accommodating to her students needs/goals. As an older student with no musical background, she has made the violin less intimidating and more accessible by breaking it down and making it less complex and easier to understand. While, I've only been with her a few years, I'm very proud of the progress I've made with her. If you are interested in taking up the violin, I highly recommend her.

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Dan C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 1985
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dan C.

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Students will work within a variety styles of music including the Suzuki method, fiddle and popular music. Good technique will be emphasized that will improve sound and intonation and musicality. Games and various practice techniques emphasizing visual, aural and physical learning modalities will help students enjoy lessons and learn more quickly.

About Dan

Hi. My name is Dan Christian. I play a lot of different instruments and have been teaching for thirty years! I received my Bachelors of Music Education from University of Northern Colorado and my Masters of Music from Colorado State University. I just retired from public school teaching and enjoy w

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Emese L.
Dan is a wonderful teacher. My 14 years old daughter has been taking violin lessons from him, and she likes each lesson with Dan. He is very knowledgable and professional. He is also very good with children; he is extremely patient, gentle, and encouraging. Thank you Dan!
Annabelle
I've had Dan teaching my 4 yr old for about a month now and so far it's going great! He's very good with young kids and has a gentle approach.
Austin A.
Awesome instructor and awesome guy! Learned a lot in one lesson!
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Karen L.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 3 to 80
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Karen L.

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Learning to play the violin can be one of the most exciting and rewarding experiences. I look forward to providing an enriching learning environment for my students of all ages and levels. With a background in various methods including certifications and doctoral research, I believe my curriculum is flexible and rigorous for students of all backgrounds. I encourage my students to reach their potential and find the best method that works for them. I love a student who is ready to learn and has a passion for music!

About Karen

What does music mean to you? To me it means connecting with others, reaching my potential, finding my voice. I find that music gives me the opportunity to explore and create while also challenging myself to reach new levels. I love learning new skills, the ability to play the pieces and songs I lov

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Aaron
I have been taking lessons with with Karen for the last 3 years and I love every minute. I have improved so much and she helps me tackle each problem that I run into. Things that I thought I could never play I can now achieve and we are working on so much more. I couldn’t recommend Karen enough. She’s amazing!!
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Katherine B.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Awarded NJ Governor’s Award In Arts Education from Arts Ed NJ
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Katherine B.

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Winner of the 2010 NJ Governor’s Award in Arts Education, Katherine has been teaching the violin for over 8 years.

About Katherine

Winner of the NJ Governor's Award in Arts Education, Katherine holds both a Bachelors and Masters degree in Violin Performance from two of the top music conservatories in the country and performs with professional orchestras all over Florida including the Sarasota Orchestra, the Jacksonville Sympho

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Janet
We were so pleased with Katherine and feel fortunate that we found a teacher for our daughter who not only plays professionally, but who studied with two of the great touring and recording pros out there. Katherine's skills as a violinist are top-notch, and her ability to connect with my daughter, teach her advanced skills, plus motivate her to want to advance in her school orchestra was so important. Katherine is a great violinist and that inspired my daughter to want to play better Its rare to find a teacher who is at the top of her profession who loves the violin and music so much that she makes her students feel special and important. Katherine is a joy to be around and its made such a difference to us.

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"My daughter had Ms. Maya for 6 years. Ms. Maya has many experiences to teach and to play concerts. She is kind and gives you lessons that is easy to understand for small kids to grownups. I highly recommend you Ms. Maya. Enjoy her lessons !!!"
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Took Violin lessons from Maya S.
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"Super sweet and thorough. I've enjoyed my first lesson already"
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Took Violin lessons from Sarah E.
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"Love the classes - very good!"
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Took Violin lessons from Rebecca K.
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"Dan is a fantastic teacher! I studied with him when I was younger and returned after 13 years or so. He is very flexible and will tailor the lesson to your individual needs. Dan is also very perceptive and thorough in his approach, which really helps fine tune your playing. Highly recommend!"
Izaki
Took Violin lessons from Dan P.
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"Jonathan is doing a great job training me to elevate my playing from intermediate to advanced. He pays very close attention to detail and has a lot of knowledge in music theory. I look forward to taking more lessons with Jonathan."
Brian
Took Violin lessons from Jonathan G.
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"My boys both love Michael!"
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Took Violin lessons from Michael S.
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"Knows her craft! Skilled at modeling and conveying concepts in ways students can understand. Challenges students in a way that motivates them to want to perform well."
Cher Basnight
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Emily was an excellent teacher for my son. She helped him prepare for college auditions and helped him earn Superior ratings at Solo festivals."
Heather
Took Violin lessons from Emily K.
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Jonathan was very focused an he immediately began showing me.tje basics of how to hold the violin and bow, and began the elementary
Lesson of the violin without wasting any time. I feel I will learn much from his teaching style"
Von
Took Violin lessons from Jonathan G.
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"She's amazing! My son is very pleased with her!"
Gabriel
Took Violin lessons from Shahrzad P.
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