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Elizabeth B.

69 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society from Phi Theta Kappa
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Elizabeth B.

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All level of violin 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-eight 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 throu

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Mark S.
This was my fist class, Elizabeth was very professional and her lesson was very informative. I look forward to my violin journey with her guidance.
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Lisa N.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Awarded Whitlock Scholarship from University of New Hampshire
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Lisa N.

7 Reviews
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Foundational techniques for fingering, bowing, and shifting. Ear training and intonation techniques. Music reading skills. Audition preparation. Practice techniques.

About Lisa

If you don't see the time slot you are looking for, please reach out to me: I can often accommodate other times upon request. Lisa's first formal introduction to music came when her mother, a masters student at the Eastman school of Music in Rochester, enrolled her in violin lessons at age 6. Th

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William H.
First time doing online lessons. Lisa made it very easy. She is very upbeat and makes lessons enjoyable.
Jack
Awesome teacher! Took several years off from playing clarinet, and Lisa helped me get going again. Best thing I ever did was to start taking music lessons again!
Mary
Lisa is an experienced teacher in so many ways. She is well versed in the mechanics of instruments, and all the nuances of music. She works well with students of all ages, and is an excellent teacher!!!
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Lucas B.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaching since 2015
  • BM Violin Performance from Florida State University
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Lucas B.

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Learning to play the violin doesn't have to be a task. I believe conquering a musical instrument is as much about love as it is dedication. I wouldn't be where I am today without the love and support of my teachers throughout the years. With my teaching, I intend to instill great technical facility as well as a love and respect for the instrument. (Students must provide their own violin)

About Lucas

Hi, thank you for stopping by my profile! My name is Lucas Brown and I teach the violin! Who Do I Teach? Currently, I serve as Adjunct Violin Professor at Seminole State College as well as run a private studio of my own for students in and around the Orlando area and many online students from

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Kelly L.
Lucas is an amazing teacher and i'm quite happy he teaches me. (He's also really funny!)
Maggie S.
Lucas is a fantastic teacher. He's very engaging with my daughter and she really feels comfortable talking with him and playing for him. I love that he is easy-going, yet really informative. Very happy we get to work with him!
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Steve M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $33
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Steve M.

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I have had the privilege of performing with world class orchestras in every major concert hall in the world. I would like to share my knowledge and experience with students aged 10 to adult and help them achieve their musical ambitions.

About Steve

Steve was born into a musical family in Scotland, UK. He spent his formative years being taught by his father before moving to London to study at the renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama under Professor David Takeno. Steve was awarded his Associate of the Guildhall School of Music (AGSM) and

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Kris M.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks
  • Bachelor of Music in violin performance from George Mason University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kris M.

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The violin has been a constant and enriching presence throughout my life, and I enjoy helping people engage with this instrument that is demanding and rewarding in equal measure. No matter your age or level of expertise, I would be happy to help you along as you discover new musical territory. I’m most fluent in the classical style, but am happy to explore other areas with you as well, from bluegrass to Broadway.

About Kris

I have been teaching the violin to students of all ages and abilities for close to twenty years, and have had great satisfaction in seeing them all grow and develop over time. Some of my younger students have gone on to the Interlochen Arts Camp, and one of my former adult students still makes an a

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Concetta A.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • Masters from Columbia University Teachers College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Concetta A.

38 Reviews
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Learn folk music or classical. Explore the various styles and genres this instrument is capable of!

About Concetta

Concetta is a NYC based violinist, strings specialist and composer. She writes original art songs inspired by natural science, folk tales, poetry and everyday objects and sounds. She released her first solo album entitled Falling in Time in February 2015 on Waterbug Records. She was a visiting compo

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Fabien D.
As a French student, I can tell that Concetta is perfectly adapting to my way of learning. I know music for a long time but I'm a beginner with viola. I thought it would be a very hard exercise to practice but with Concetta's advices, I constantly and rapidly improve my technique. Five stars is the minimum I can give !
Bryan P.
Concetta is a wonderful instructor - prior to my lesson I was feeling nervous - not sure what to expect, not feeling worthy, etc. - she quickly put me at ease and we had a very productive 1st lesson - well worth the investment of my time and money
Joseph
I haven’t ever enjoyed a music lesson as much as I do with Concetta.
Concetta is warm, charismatic, and truly loves what she does which inspires me to keep going.
It’s the hour that I look forward to the most each week!

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Highland Park, IL

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Highland Park 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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"Alethia is very patient, extremely encouraging and always checks to make sure that my children understand. She is very sensitive and caring. I couldn't ask more in a teacher!"
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Took Violin lessons from Alethia E.
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"Randall was great, very patient and explained process very well , I will have to put my lessons on hold for a while. I have broken my knee and may need surgery.. Will get back in touch soon"
Cari
Took Violin lessons from Randall K.
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"I’m an adult learner of violin with a full-time work schedule that frequently goes over 45 hours during slow weeks. I’ve never been what many would musically talented, but the desire to learn an instrument has always been there. Like a lot of people with a full-time schedule and trying to advance their career, it’s hard to carve out time for extracurricular hobbies. On a whim, I decided to learn violin and bought one from Amazon. I quickly realized I was out of my depth. I went looking for an instructor and found Ha-eun on Take Lessons.

She’s a fantastic instructor because she’s always willing to take time to answer questions, change the lesson plan to fit what the student’s needs at that time, and focus on the basics while learning how to play music. There is a lot to know when playing violin and it can feel quite overwhelming. Ha-eun broke down some of these big overwhelming chunks into small comprehensible sizes. There is an art in teaching an instrument without making the process frustrating, and she actively tries to make learning how to play violin easy on the student. The violin is a difficult instrument, especially when you realize there is no frets on it. I think Ha-eun does an excellent job and recommend her as an instructor."
Mark Wilson
Took Violin lessons from Ha-eun R.
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"Susanna established a great rapport with our 7 year old. He's been enjoying the lessons very much, and learning the technique."
Henry
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Tarcisio is a wonderful musician and instructor. You can't find better."
Arturo
Took Violin lessons from Tarcisio B.
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Rebecca teaches my nine year-old daughter. Rebecca is patient, encouraging, and her lessons are catchy, fun and age appropriate. She clearly knows how to teach and demonstrate so that my daughter understands and can follow her instructions. My daughter has progressed nicely and smoothly through the lessons and is still excited to play the violin and see Rebecca each week."
Jenn F.
Took Violin lessons from Rebecca B.
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"My 12 year old daughter is really looking forward to her next lesson. She likes Anna's upbeat attitude and positive way of teaching. These lessons have been very helpful with music homework from school too. We really appreciate it. Thank you."
Isabel
Took Violin lessons from Anna P.
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"Mr. Kelvin is a passionate musician, best that I've known. His lessons are not boring and always go by in a flash. He is good at identifying problems that needs correction and he will point them out consistently until rectified. Highly recommended if you are looking for a teacher to give you pointers to bring your music up a notch!"
Kui
Took Violin lessons from Kelvin L.
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"She was cool .. first class was with enough basics.. I am looking forward to take more classes"
Sahana
Took Violin lessons from Chenyu Z.
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"Amanda is knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and is doing an excellent job teaching my Kindergartner, who is progressing rapidly and enjoying the lessons! This is our third teacher, so we have some experience and Amanda is exceeding our expectations. My schedule is often unpredictable, so far too often, I am late or have to change our timing on short notice, Amanda is kind and patient with both of us and has put a great deal of effort into being flexible and available. We couldn't ask for better!"
Brittany
Took Violin lessons from Amanda M.
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