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Zachary H.

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Malibu, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Dutch, German, English
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Zachary H.

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An experienced and versatile musician with a passion for building technique and finding students' unique artistic voice.

Students of mine study standard concertos, Bach, Suzuki materials, and scales. They also work on fiddle and jazz tunes, improvisation, and pop songs. The most important thing is to find what lights a spark in each student!

About Zachary

I am a violinist and violist with experience performing and studying all over the world. I am a trained classical musician, but I also have a passion for improvisation, hip hop, pop, jazz, and fiddle music! My strengths lie in building students' technical foundation while helping them find their ar

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Colleen
Zachary has such a positive and encouraging way with our son. He is clearly a very talented musician -- yet he is humble and has said he is always still learning all the time. From the first lesson, he provided persistent guidance for improving with patience and compassion. He is a gifted teacher. We are very happy to have found him!
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Matthew W.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Japanese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Matthew W.

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I am a working professional in Hollywood.
I've studied and performed with the greatest players on earth.
Humor is a big part of having lessons with me so get ready to laugh!
Also- get ready to practice!!
You should be planning on practicing at least 5 hours per week.

About Matthew

Matthew, violin/viola, attended Boston Conservatory and New England Conservatory, then relocated to Los Angeles in 2001, studying at Henry Mancini Institute with members of the LA Philharmonic. He has performed with Yo-Yo Ma, Bobby McFerrin, Sir James Galway, Jennifer Hudson, Peter Frampton, Babyfa

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Deborah
Our family loves Matthew. He's brought music back into our home and even my 3-year-old enjoys being a part of my lessons. I've had my great-grandfather's violin since I was 10, but it wasn't until I started taking lessons with Matthew 3 years ago, that I really started to play and understand foundational scales, key signatures and positions. It's opened up a whole world for me, and now I love playing the violin. For the legacy, the beautiful music and the joy it brings into my life and our home.
Eliza James
Matthew is a fantastic teacher. I’ve known him for 20 yrs and have had many lessons. I recommend him for any level and students of any age. If you want to rekindle your love for music Matthew is your perfect teacher.
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Lee L.

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Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $70
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Lee L.

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I have almost ten years of experience teaching students of all levels. All of my students participate in regional and national orchestras as leaders of their violin sections.

About Lee

RECENT STUDENT ACCOLADES - AMELIA was selected through a nationwide audition process to perform at Carnegie hall for the Honors Performance Series (2020) - ANNA was concertmaster at Moorpark HS and moved on to be rotating concertmaster of her orchestra at Baylor University (2019 - NORA was chose

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Ryan M
Ms. Lee has been teaching me piano and violin for almost a year now. I've gone from a complete beginner to being able to play some of my favorite pieces. She has a really great personality and makes the lessons fun but at the same time really clear. I rarely get confused and don’t feel as frustrated as I did with other teachers!
Izzy
I've known Luisa as an incredible session musician and player who will be able to bring you too the top level as a player of the violin. She is the ultimate professional with a great sound and very very kind
Alyssa
Ms. Lee is the best instructor ever!!!! When I started taking lessons with her, I was blown away by how much progress we made in one short lesson! She helped me grow so much! She is everything you would see in a perfect teacher: Kind, compassionate, knowledgable, and has the most amazing personality! She knows exactly what to do for every piece of music that I learn, and teaches me new techniques in every lesson that I carry on to every ensemble I participate in! Going off to my university next year, I am sad that I cannot have lessons with her when I leave. But I know that she was the one who got me there, who prepared me for college level of music at a university ranked number one in the nation for orchestral music. She helped make me who I am today, and I will forever be grateful to have her as a tutor and a friend! and to whom it may concern, I promise you that if you pick her as your tutor you are making the best decision of your life!

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Gabriel M.

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Starting at $40
  • Awarded First Prize from Marbury Violin Competition
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Gabriel M.

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Hi, my name is Gabriel and I'm a violinist currently serving as Assistant Concertmaster of the Annapolis Symphony, Principal Violin II of the York Symphony, and a section violinist in the Harrisburg Symphony. In addition to extensive orchestral experience, I am looking forward to performing as soloist in an upcoming concert with the York Symphony, and I have given numerous chamber music performances and other small recitals.

My musical education was completed at the Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University, where I received three music performance degrees: BM, MM, and GPD. I was awarded top merit scholarships for all of my studies there, and I received the first prize in the undergraduate violin competition.

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I enjoy teaching violinists of all levels, from first time beginners to those with years of experience looking to audition for colleges/conservatories or orchestral opportunities.

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About Gabriel

Thank you for taking the time to consider joining my studio! As a teacher, I am very analytical, specific, and ordered in my approach. The study of the violin should be encouraging and exciting, and it should never feel overwhelming or too difficult. With steady student practice, thoughtful

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I was a little concerned about the online learning but Gabriel is an amazing teacher and my 7 year old loved her first lesson with him...
Jennifer
Our daughter has taken lessons both in-person and on-line with Gabriel. Being a performing violinist himself, he provides a high quality of teaching. He is positive and supportive, and pleasant to work with.
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Gyongyver P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Hungarian
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gyongyver P.

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I am from Budapest, Hungary. Studied violin and viola there and have been living in the US for 33 years. I am a professional musician performing and teaching. My lessons include a well rounded approach including scales, technique like etudes and real pieces. I also use Suzuki books for their wonderful repertoire.

About Gyongyver

Hailing from Budapest, Hungary, Gyöngyvér (Georgina) Petheö is a dedicated violin instructor, an entrepreneur and an active performer in the Boulder and Denver region. She began her career in the Hungarian Symphony Orchestra and subsequently settled in Colorado in 1986. She has since performed as

Maggie Z.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Mandrin
  • Master of Music from Boston University
  • Teaching since 2018
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Maggie Z.

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My name is Maggie, I recently earned my Master’s degree in string performance at Boston University. I have won many prizes as a soloist. I have performed in the world’s most celebrated concert venues, including Carnegie Hall, Wiener Musikverein, Boston Symphony Hall, and the Berlin Philharmonie. As an orchestra musician, I have been playing for 10 years. I have been working as a music teacher for 11 years. I have taught violin, viola and beginner piano lessons. I love developing students love for music. I greatly enjoy teaching music students and sharing my love for music with them.
Because of my experiences and education, I am able to assess easily what each student needs and how to help them achieve their goals.

About Maggie

My name is Maggie. I recently earned my Master's degree in string performance at Boston University. I have won many prizes as a soloist. As an orchestra musician, I have been playing for 10 years. I have been working as a music teacher for 9 years. I have taught violin, viola and beginner piano les

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Emilia G.
Maggie was pleasant and patient with my 6 year old beginner violinist. Looking forward to more classes.
Catherine
Maggie is an excellent violist and instructor. She inspires you, helps you learn the correct techniques, and her lessons are fun. I'm a beginner and we were playing duets. If you have a difficulty, she is very helpful. My life is very rich taking viola lessons.
Catherine
Maggie is a fantastic teacher.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Valley Village, CA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Valley Village 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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"Layla is a fantastic teacher! She has helped my daughter tremendously in learning her violin. She is always going above and beyond my expectations. She is always enthusiastic and positive at every lesson. I would recommend her as a violin instructor without any hesitations!"
Stacy
Took Violin lessons from Layla M. H.
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"Rachel is a very patient and caring teacher that is knowledgeable about many stringed instruments, violin among them. I highly recommend her."
Joseph
Took Violin lessons from Rachel C.
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"Michael is an excellent violin teacher! He teaches you different techniques and how to use them to improve your playing, and more importantly, your musical interpretation and musicality. He can intuitively tailor the music lesson to where you are and is excited to see you progress. The classes are superenjoyable. He is very patient and has a lot of experience teaching and is perfect for all ages. I know this having had many different teachers as a kid, Michael is a really gifted teacher! I will also note I'm an adult student, and Michael is a really great teacher for adults as well as for children. Michael is super accommodating and offers to teach via FaceTime, which is so nice during COVID-times, so you can learn from him wherever you are! So, if you are looking for a thoughtful violin teacher who will improve your musicality and emphasize strong technique, Michael will be a great teacher for you!"
Nalini
Took Violin lessons from Michael L.
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"I am really enjoying my time with Edna. She is an incredibly skilled communicator and very structured with her approach. I am adult learning violin and I really appreciate her calming personality and positive support. Highly recommended!"
Chris
Took Violin lessons from Edna B.
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"Tania has been so amazing. We have only had one in home session before the COVID-19 restrictions came about. She has basically had to teach both myself and my daughter how to tune and play the violin. Her patience and creativity have been so helpful. My daughter is 6, and her attention span is not the greatest. I really appreciate Tania's patience and ability to keep her focused and engaged."
Erin
Took Violin lessons from Tania M.
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"I had my first lesson with Luther today. He is personable, informative, gave constructive feedback and encouraged me. I found his style of instruction helpful.
I’m looking forward to my next lesson with him."
Tamara
Took Violin lessons from Luther W.
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"Excellent teacher! Really patient and helpful!"
Vickie
Took Violin lessons from Emily S.
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"Lessons with Carolina have been life-changing. She always guides me in a caring and patient manner. In the learning process, I have gained a greater sound, freedom of motion and a deeper connection to my instrument."
Estefania Riveros
Took Violin lessons from Carolina C.
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"Rob's passion for music is evident in his teaching. He is very professional and an excellent violin instructor. I can tell he truly wants his students to succeed. He is very patient and teaches in a way that is fun and involved. Very highly recommended."
Sarah
Took Violin lessons from Rob F.
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"The best instructor for my daughter.
Will recommend to friends and family."
Charlyn
Took Violin lessons from Lipeng C.
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