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Clayton T.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $39
  • Speaks English
  • Master of Music — Violin Performance from University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Teaching since 2008
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Clayton T.

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With over 20 years of experience, I've helped students of all levels become efficient problem solvers, develop comfort and ease in playing, and express their musicality. My students grow to be well-rounded musicians with the curiosity and skills to be lifelong learners and music lovers.

About Clayton

I love teaching violin because the quest for progress and creativity is so delightfully contagious. I remember feeling excited by new possibilities after lessons with my teachers growing up, and I still feel that way after I teach my own students today. My students and I work together to identify lo

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Murielle
Clayton is a fun, kind and engaging teacher. My son had a great experience with him this year and absolutely loved Clayton’s class. He learned a lot, from being more musical to practice techniques that will serve well in the future.
Benjamin
Clayton is a great teacher who puts an emphasis on fundamentals and long-term safe Violin playing. I've found his teaching to be invaluable. He provides information and exercises that are useful at all levels of playing.
Claire
Clayton is one of the best violinists I know! To learn from him is to learn from an absolute pro. He is patient, detail oriented, and fun to work with. He is a great violin teacher and I have learned so much from him!
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Jonathan G.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, French, German
  • Ph.D., Music from University of Washington (Seattle)
  • Teaching since 1987
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Jonathan G.

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I have two graduate degrees in Music Performance. I have taught this subject for over twenty years. I have played as a regular substitute violinist with the Seattle Symphony.

About Jonathan

I have over thirty years of experience working with students of all ages, both in private and group settings. I have also taught in Latin America - in Spanish - as a Fulbright scholar. I have had the privilege of teaching with TakeLessons.com since 2012.

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Ian S.
Ian Really enjoyed his lesson. Jonathan is very knowledgeable and helped Ian with his basic skills and gave him great pointers. He also gave him an outline and daily practice requirements.
Jordan
Jordan really enjoyed his first lesson. Jonathan validated for him that the daily work he is putting in is helpful and gave him small steps to go forward with.
Catalina
Great first lesson! Friendly, and very easy to follow. Looking forward to our next lesson.
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Aleksandre R.

10 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, French, Spanish
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • AA English Literature from Miami Dade College
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Aleksandre R.

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Pedagogy is one of the few and rare professions that requires true vocation and conviction. I believe that teaching comes from sharing and I love to help each and every one of my students develop their own gift and understanding of music. This year marks the beginning of my 11th year of teaching and I am fascinated and humbled by everything that I have learned from all of my students!
Learning to play an instrument is a formative, fun and inclusive process for both teacher and student. I enjoy seeing my pupils progress and ultimately, finding their voice and telling their own story through music. My objective as a docent is to inspire students to develop high intrapersonal intelligence so that they may become their own best teacher.
It is my hope that my students will acquire tools that will not only help them become better musicians but that will also assist them in other areas of their lives.
The student will learn healthy ways of approaching the instrument. I guarantee the

About Aleksandre

Venezuelan violist, conductor and pedagogue Aleksandre Roderick-Lorenz hails from Caracas where his musical foundation began under the auspices of the famed "El Sistema" organisation. A versatile musician, Roderick-Lorenz enjoys a dynamic career as soloist, chamber musician and teacher. He performs

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Henrietta
It was our first lesson, and already he gave very helpful tips for improvement!
Amanda W.
Aleksandre is an amazing teacher! I've only been taking lessons with him for a month now and already feel more confident in my technique and happier with my sound! Aleksandre has incredible skill with the instrument and, importantly, is gifted in teaching as well! I highly recommend Aleksandre if you are looking to begin playing the viola or starting up again after decades like me!
Michele
My daughter has thoroughly enjoyed her lessons with Aleksandre and she has made tremendous strides in just 1 year with his instruction. He is nurturing and encouraging, giving praise when it is due, but also is meticulous and has high standards. In this sense he really strikes a perfectly balanced approach to teaching and shows a genuine investment in her progress. He demonstrates an obvious passion for the instrument and it is thrilling and inspiring to hear him play. He is a real role model and a cheer leader for his students. She and I both highly recommend Aleksandre!
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Philip O.

11 Reviews
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  • Master of Music in Violin Performance from University of Oklahoma
  • Teaches students 3 to 18
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Philip O.

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Professional orchestral and chamber ensemble violinist and experienced teacher offering private instruction to students of all levels, from beginner to advanced. Whether you or your child are interested in picking up the violin for the first time or are an advanced violinist preparing for music conservatory auditions, I am happy to help.

About Philip

Philip has held positions as a member or freelancer with various professional symphony orchestras around the country including the Austin Symphony Orchestra, Wichita Symphony Orchestra, Tulsa Symphony, Amarillo Symphony, Greensboro Symphony, and many others. He has also performed in hundreds of publ

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Niranjana
Philip is an excellent teacher and gave me very heloful pointers on my technique. I am an advanced player and have performed semi-professionally several times but hadn't learned proper technique in the past.

I plan to continue with him regularly to improve my technique and skill level.
Kennadi S.
Philip was so friendly and patient, and made my 7 year old very comfortable with her first lesson. He really knew how to speak on her level and his instruction was very positive and motivating. My daughter left the lesson very excited to start practicing what he showed her, and we can't wait till the next lesson!
Yeo S.
Very helpful person to work with, understanding of my student's transportation difficulties and great about rescheduling. The girl likes him and is learning.
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Elisa B.

27 Reviews
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Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Finnish
  • Awarded Concerto competition winner from Willamette Falls Symphony Orchestra
  • Teaching since 1984
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Elisa B.

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Quality teaching by professional violin teacher with long time teaching experience. Accepting all levels from beginners to advanced students. Classical, Suzuki and fiddling methods used. Bringing teaching expertise from Finland!

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Violin Teacher's Certificate - Sibelius Academy, Finland Suzuki Teacher Training - Marylhurst University, OR Classical and Suzuki options - starting Suzuki students as early as 3 yrs old. Teaching Suzuki Books 1-11. Beginners, intermediate and advanced levels I am using classical method books

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Glenn H.
Elisa is wonderful!!!! My son is very happy and is looking forward keep learning how to play the violin. Elisa is patient and professional.
Jeffery M.
I am excited to achieve my twinkle level. Miss Elisa is a great teacher! :-)
Jeffery M.
We always have a lot of fun with Elisa each lesson and its fun because each time theres more new activities
-Lia
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Miranda B.

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  • Teaching since 2014
  • Music Performance from University of Arkansas
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Miranda B.

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Experienced, fun, and positive violin/viola teacher with many year's experience teaching students of all ages! Whether you’re hoping to start Suzuki lessons for your child, learn your favorite fiddle tune, or prepare for a high school or college audition, I can help you reach your musical goals. I am passionate about sharing the joy of music making with my students while also equipping them with the techniques needed to play at a high technical level. Contact me today to get started!

About Miranda

Miranda Burns is a freelance violinist and Suzuki violin and viola teacher in Louisville, KY. Miranda began studying Suzuki violin at the age of five with Holly Smardo, and has been practicing (almost) every day ever since! Miranda attended the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville and graduated

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The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Turlock is $74. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $40 and $235 per hour.
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"A very warm and knowledgeable instructor. Jocelyn is so kind and helps me figure the violin out at my own pace!"
Shannan
Took Violin lessons from Jocelyn Z.
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"Very good instructor with strong academic credentials!! Definitely a find for us after going through multiple instructors.... Definitely a keeper"
Jill Lievano
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Experienced, knowledgable and persistent in teaching. I did not think I will be able to learn fast, but Ilona helps in every step. From holding the bow rightly, to using fingers, learning the language of music, she is patient and persistent. I recommend her without reservation.."
Radha
Took Violin lessons from Ilona M.
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"Philip has been teaching my 8 year old daughter violin for over a month now and I could not be more happy with him! He is patient, entertaining and so creative when it comes to teaching children! And my daughter is always excited for the next lesson. I look forward to many future lesson So!"
Erin
Took Violin lessons from Philip O.
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"We love Lauren. She is making violin a great experience for our daughter (11 yrs old). She is very thorough and encouraging, and introduces interesting music that is fun and challenging for a beginner student. Our daughter says she can truly feel her own improvement, and is really happy to have additional lessons with Lauren, beyond what she receives in school. Lauren is flexible with scheduling and very reliable, and we intend to stick with her - and with the violin- for the duration!"
Lisa (Catherine’s mom)
Took Violin lessons from Lauren T.
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"What a great leader! Willing to assist all students to better himself/ herself. She has so much patience. Mrs. Susanna makes it about the children. This instructor gives 110% of her time, her expertise, and love of music and learning."
Susette
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"I am happy to leave a very positive review for Dan! I am an adult beginner, and when looking for a violin teacher, I wanted to find someone with professionalism, a good knowledge of the violin, and of course, patience. My grown children had a variety of violin and piano teachers while growing up and I wish I was able to find someone like Dan for them at the time. My two daughters had piano instruction with an intense, very experienced pianist at a prestigious music school. They learned excellent technique, but it was very stressful and only one continues to play as an adult for pleasure. I am so impressed with how Dan has concentrated on a strong foundation of proper violin technique in a patient, gentle manner. I highly recommend him for students of any age. I recommended him to my daughter for my granddaughter who is 6 years old. His studio would be far for my daughter to get to, but it would be well worth the commute!"
Connie Nash
Took Violin lessons from Dan P.
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"I love Abi’s class!! She is a great teacher and easy to work with. She is also very flexible to teach anything that you want to play. One of the best thing of her class is she always send you a class note after each class, which is very helpful for you to review and remind you what you’ve learned or tips from the class! I highly recommend her!"
Jingyi
Took Violin lessons from Abigail T.
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"Rui is a lovely teacher. We were lucky to find her. I was only looking to take lessons for my own entertainment but now I feel as though I can go all the way and become something more with these lessons."
Tala
Took Violin lessons from Rui M.
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"Lucas is a great teacher! I had an excellent lesson with him. He helped me prepare for an upcoming audition. Lucas is very attentive to detail and helped me take my pieces to the next level. I played Country Dance by C.M. Von Weber, and Concerto in a minor, 2nd mov. by Antonio Vivaldi, and I was able to greatly improve in just an hour!
~Leyra"
Leyra
Took Violin lessons from Lucas B.
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