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Elizabeth B.

50 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Elizabeth B.

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All level of viola study from beginner through professional.

I am a professional violinist/violist with a Master of Music degree, extensive performance, and teaching ability/experience,

About Elizabeth

Elizabeth has taught violin and viola for twenty years. She has a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance from DePaul University School of Music. Her teachers have been among the best in the world. She has been a member of orchestras, chamber music ensembles, and has performed solos throughout

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XINYA
She is very patience all though time to time you can hear some piano
Clare O.
Great first lesson!
Michelle S.

Felicia B.

6 Reviews
Dundee, IL
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Felicia B.

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I began my education of Viola 6 years ago. It is important that my students work on technique, note reading, ensemble help along with solo music, music theory; such as key signatures time signatures, tempo and dynamics.

About Felicia

I graduated with a bachelors in music education at Western Illinois University in 2012. At the university I received talent grants to play in the symphony orchestra as a violinist, I also sang in the school of music top choir. After graduating I immediately was offered a position at a music studio

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Les
She asked me what I wanted to learn and assisted me in a very patient way, and showed me the correct way of strumming and whatever else that was needed. A very good start.
Alyson
Felicia is a great teacher! We work well together, she asks how I want to learn and she helps me to understand what I’m learning! As an adult learner, it helps that she can modify my lesson to suit my specific needs. I think this will be a great partnership!!
Autumn
Felicia has truly helped me improve on the viola. From spotting my wrong bow hold to making sure that I am absolutely positive on where the fingerings are for the key, she has most definetly improved my playing over all and is helping me advance past most of my peers in my school orchestra.

Erica M.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Erica M.

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As a classical musician who is primarily a cellist, I have taken the time to learn viola for students who have an interest. I customize lessons to the students' needs, though primarily focus on fundamentals such as technique, note-reading, theory, ear training, and listening.

About Erica

As a cellist with 20 years experience on my instrument, I take a less traditional approach having performed at renowned venues such as the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Archive, Hungry Brain, and Elastic Arts. I am active in the improvisation, jazz, "New" music

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Jennifer M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Masters in Music History from Queens College Aaron Copland School of Music
  • Teaching since 1993
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jennifer M.

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I have been teaching Viola and violin for 27 years successfully in public and private schools as well as privately in New York. My students have participated in All County, All State, All Eastern and All National festivals as well as high achievement in NYSSMA levels 1-6. I teach all ages from young children through adults. Several of my students have gone on to be accepted into college music programs. I believe in teaching strong technique and posture to guide my students to progress to more challenging repertoire and help them achieve their goals as a musician and a human being. I care about my students' progress and happiness.

About Jennifer

I have my masters degree in music history from Queens College and my bachelors in music education/violin concentration from Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam. I have been teaching for 27 years in public and private schools as well as privately with great success. I teach students of all ages from

Tigran N.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Russian, Armenian
  • Teaches students 5 to 50
  • Teaching since 1995
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Tigran N.

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I strongly believe that, if every child would be provided with an ideal environment, would gain extraordinary ability. There are no exceptions. No one can tell how able man is by the nature. What is known is the ability that is spoiled or developed. It cannot be denied that most children speak their native languages beautifully by learning about 3000-4000 words by age 5 or 6. Nothing can clearer demonstrate of the original power of the human mind. Through the years of studying and teaching music I realized that this is the most important concept for developing each kid's talent, to increase his or her ability to the maximum. Therefore I am combining the great methods of teaching violin. The Suzuki method and the Russian school method. Suzuki method helps at the earliest stage of playing an instrument and I am using later Russian school method for more advanced period of studying.

*** Online Lessons: Intermediate and Advanced students ONLY

About Tigran

Noted violinist and gifted educator. Studied with H. Harutyunyan and V. Khachatryan, students of the great violinist L. Kogan. Tigran N. has been teaching Violin and Viola to students of all ages for over 15 years. He received his Master's degree in Music Performance from The Komitas State Conser

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Katherine
Tigray was very professional yet friendly. My son really enjoyed his first lesson with him.
Hadria S.
Tigran is a skillful, kind, patient and honest teacher. I’m a beginning adult learner and have been progressing very quickly with his help. Tigran’s teaching is structured and organized while keeping the lessons challenging and interesting enough to want to keep going. I value his time and knowledge. I also intend to continue learning the violin from Tigran for the long term. HIGHLY recommend!
Gabe L.
Tigran is patient and pays attention to detail. I would highly recommend him.
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Julia L.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Mandarin/ Chinese, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master degree/ Viola Performance from New England Conservatory
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Julia L.

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When I teach, I strive to help students learn the most efficient practice methods and to develop a healthy attitude towards learning music. Your progression on the instrument is what will take you to the next step. Either playing solo and chamber and orchestra have the same core values: beautiful tone production, fine intonation, pure rhythm, expressive playing, knowledge of musical styles, acute listening, excellent ensemble skills. If you study with me, I will help you master these concepts and techniques at your own pace and help you find your own musical voice through playing the viola/piano.
I look forward to working with each of you :)

About Julia

I have been playing the piano for 24 years and the viola for 17 years, and have been classically trained in both. Since I was 18th I have participated in many well-known music festivals and masterclasses, and have performed in Taiwan, China, Singapore, Germany, Canada, the Czech Republic, Austria,

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Michael
Julia is a Professional musician that I want to recommend for all levels of playing 😉 . Her technique and character in viola and piano are fantastic! She is very adept at teaching the technical aspects of music as well as the expressive intricacies.
Jocelyn
Julia is a Professional musician that I want to recommend. Her technique and character in viola and piano are fantastic!
Even If you take one lesson from her, you will want to give more than 5 star. 😉
Charles
Julia is a teacher who changed my entire musical journey. I was looking for someone who could go deep into classical music, and at the same time playing the instrument with ease. She is what I am looking for. She helped me to improve my finger technique and shaped my musical ideas. Each lesson was productive while enjoyable.

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Average Cost of Viola Lessons in Evanston, IL

The average cost of 60-minute viola lessons in Evanston is $67. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $110 per hour.
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$55 average
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$67 average

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"We LOVE Susanna!
My son decided to play the viola, out of the blue (not for school, just for his own sake), so we went to TakeLessons to find him a teacher.
Susanna is so patient, and supportive. He has steadily increased his knowledge and abilities with her guidance.
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Took Viola lessons from Susanna S.
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"I first met Krizstina playing a gig. I made a technical inquiry and her advice and suggestion(s) made an immediate difference; the rest is history. Krisztina is not only very knowledgeable and sensitive in her teaching, but she knows how to relate concepts so that the student grasps and understands. Since my time with Krizstina, my playing has made notable changes, not only to me, but to others as well (according to them). Krizstina is always prepared, pleasant, professional and open to suggestions."
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Took Viola lessons from Krisztina K.
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"Thank you! You have helped me improve so much! So excited for our next lesson!"
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Took Viola lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"I son enjoys viola lessons with Susanna. She guides him well and clarifies all his doubts. Very patient."
Vishwa
Took Viola lessons from Susanna S.
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"Regina was great! She was very patient with Lily(a beginner ).Can't wait for our next class."
Lily
Took Viola lessons from Regina H.
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"Mr. Chen is very patient and professional."
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Took Viola lessons from Chen C.
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"She’s very patient and kind, with lots of ideas to help me learn viola!"
Carly
Took Viola lessons from Savannah H.
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"It has been an honor to know Susanna since her days as a student teacher. She was an extraordinary student teacher and now, with many years of teaching experience behind her, continues to set realistic goals for her students, and for herself."
Donna
Took Viola lessons from Susanna S.
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"I have been working with Regina for over a year now. I have made SO much progress in one year. It's hard to believe! I highly recommend Regina. I'm really enjoying playing now! It's fun!"
Paula
Took Viola lessons from Regina T.
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"Mark is best music teacher .I learn a lot from him very first lesson."
Ben
Took Viola lessons from Mark L.
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