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Diane G.

17 Reviews
Gaithersburg, MD
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English;
  • Teaching since 1982
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Diane G.

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I teach from the earliest beginner through adult. My violin students are currently performing for different schools and ensembles. When students are performing with orchestras, much time is spent working on that music as well as their regular music.

About Diane

I have a degree and certification in violin and piano from the Boston Conservatory as well as a Master's Degree from the University of Maryland. I have had additional training and certification as a Suzuki teacher from The Suzuki Teacher Training Institute. I am a member of SAGWA-Suzuki Associati

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Medea
Diane has a profound love for children, at least my 7 yr old son. She is so sweet makes learning very easy. She even teaches me along with my son at his lesson. We love Ms. Diane!
Akino
Ms Diane is a wonderful violin teacher for my 9 years old
daughter. It has been three years since we started and my daughter always enjoys her lesson. Ms Diane is very patient, positive and a great listener as well.
Vicki
Diane works with my teenage daughter and she is absolutely wonderful. My daughter loves the way she teaches and enjoys each lesson.
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Zachary F.

Alexandria, VA
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Music Education from Duquesne University
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Zachary F.

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Experienced K-12 Music Educator

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I am a professional cellist, and certified K-12 Music Educator, who graduated from Duquesne University with a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education, and a Masters Degree in Cello Performance. My philosophy in teaching is holistic. I spend the first lesson analyzing musical knowledge, skills, and ap

Raycurt J.

17 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Geman, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Raycurt J.

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Melodies in your head and a song in your heart, but your voice isn't so great, or maybe it is. I can teach your to connect the physicality and express yourself with a Violin or Viola. (soprano or Alto). The tough part is learning hold to hold the violin properly. It takes a couple months to train the muscles a new stance. With my help your posture and breathing will become as one with the music It's not a myth, the violin is the most complex instrtument to learn. Having said that You will consider what joy it is to enjoy the music and dance. Comprehensive program with ear training and reading the music.

About Raycurt

Raycurt J. aka "Fiddla", Violin-Viola-Voice-Piano-Rhythm-Dance Multi-talent native of Washington, D.C. began playing music at the age of seven on the piano. Singing in local church choirs with family members and participating with the D.C. Youth Chorale. Began instruction on the Viola in the D.C

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Ben E.
This was a really unfortunate and wasted experience. Raycurt was wildly unprepared to teach. He brought a broken metronome and almost no sheet music/lesson plan. I had spoken both to the sales rep and Raycurt himself prior to the lesson and he was still fully unprepared.

I also explained my level of experience and was assured Raycurt was qualified to teach at the level I needed, but he came off as less knowledgable than me, which was particularly disappointing.

Worst of all, after multiple hours of speaking on the phone, I couldn't get my money back for this lesson.

I'd strongly recommend not using takelessons at all, they've put a horrible taste in my mouth for their entire service.
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Makaylah
Very good first lesson for a 6 year old - looking forward to continuing!

Meet Online Violin Teachers Serving Washington Navy Yard, DC

Marcus R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Marcus R.

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We will explore the world of a professional violinist, play viola repertoire, and solidify technique to maximize the learning experience.

About Marcus

During the COVID-19 pandemic, this is the perfect opportunity for you to study from anywhere in the world or if your kids are home from school now. Can teach at anytime, anywhere in the world right from my computer screen! Start your musical journey NOW!!!! Be well, and sending everyone light and

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Gary H.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Support Staff of the Year from Heninger Elementary School
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Gary H.

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INSTRUMENTAL INSTRUCTION FOR THE BEGINNING MUSICIAN
Music instruction tailored for the individual student

Does your student love music and want to learn to play the violin? I can help them. My professional career encompasses more than 35 years of elementary level music instruction. I have successfully launched hundreds of students into a growing love of music and a working knowledge of the fundamentals of music and instrumental technique.

Learning music should be fun. I will develop a curriculum that matches desires, your child's desires, goals and individual learning style. And we will have fun along the way.

Contact me today to get your child started on the road to musical success.

Gary Halverson

About Gary

I have been serving the young people of my community for the last 36+ years as an elementary school music teacher. I graduated from Cal State University Fullerton with a BA in Music Education and a K-12 teaching credential in music. I have taught a wide range of music classes including general musi

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Tatsuya
Mr. Gary is a kind and wonderful teacher who has worked with our son for a while now. Mr. Gary is so good at not only handling the fundamentals and details, but also deepening his students' love of music.
He provides great feedback, always with kindness, and being very clear on how to achieve the particular goal.
If you want your child to have music as something they'll have their whole life, Mr. Gary is a great person to teach them.
Fatima Bonilla
I went to Diamond Elementary and because of your excellent teaching skills I am one of the best flute players in the middle school district in Anaheim. I am the section leader for my flute section in Advanced Band and I am section leader for the upcoming AUHSD Honor Band. Thank you so much! I am an 8th grader now.
Tatsuya
Mr. Gary has been teaching our son trombone for a few months now and we have been delighted with his teaching.
Mr. Gary is very patient with our son, and has ignited a real love of the instrument and given our son confidence. He never gets short and is always calm and encouraging, even when our son is not into it at all.
He teaches the fundamentals of breath, playing musically and how to take care of the instrument.
Mr. Gary is always encouraging and positive, and that helps to encourage a love for the music and instrument. Our son has definitely taken to the trombone and a lot of that is due to Mr. Gary's great teaching.
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Antonio C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Scholarship from University of Texas, Austin
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Antonio C.

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"We have three kids taking lessons (two violin and one cello), one of which transferred from another teacher. The transition from the other teacher to Ferenc was extremely smooth as she was able to pick up right where she left off. The other two started lessons with Ferenc and have progressed well. We are extremely pleased with his instruction."
Brian
Took Violin lessons from Ferenc C.
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"Keiko is a fabulous instructor!"
Mary
Took Violin lessons from Keiko T.
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"Diane is an amazing teacher!! My two daughters (8 and 12yrs old) have been taking lessons from Diane for over 2 years and they love her lessons! Diane is very kind-hearted, very positive, and patient. They have a great violin rental and purchasing program with a very reasonable price and her husband as a professional luthier, setting up all the instruments for us and whenever the kids need to switch a violin size, they take care of it. We are very happy with Diane and it's hard to find a teacher like her."
Mayumi
Took Violin lessons from Diane G.
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"After a month of lessons, I see that Nikita is very meticulous. He is insistent that his students master form before they learn to play a song. I feel as if I am being set up to succeed. He manages to firmly correct mistakes while still being encouraging. I am a 38 year old beginner."
Cheryl
Took Violin lessons from Nikita B.
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"Kelvin did it again! He supported and prepared my son for his orchestra audition. Nicholas was accepted into the Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra for the third year in a row. Kelvin has helped him to achieve this goal each time. Thanks Kelvin for being such a great instructor and truly investing in my son."
Melissa
Took Violin lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Candice has been our teacher in Tucson for the past five years and she is absolutely wonderful. She makes lessons enjoyable, and she’s helpful with getting my son through the more challenging parts of learning the violin. She really cares about her students and it shows!"
Dean
Took Violin lessons from Candice A.
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"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!"
Shelby
Took Violin lessons from Shadwa M.
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"Will is incredibly knowledgeable and a fantastic teacher. He has a clear path for technique building and a highly personalized teaching style. I’m looking forward to our next lesson!"
Adam
Took Violin lessons from Will R.
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"Ensures one has a strong foundation of violin knowledge. Patient and kind. Love this instructor!"
Diana
Took Violin lessons from Kimberly B.
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"Such a great talent with an intuitive ability to know what each student needs to succeed. So happy I found her."
Danette
Took Violin lessons from Beryl D.
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