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Tere Z.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
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Tere Z.

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I have been studying the craft of music for the majority of my life, following the rhythms that move me. My goal is to give you the ability to express yourself through sound in ways that are authentic to your personal music journey. I curate my lessons with your musical desires at the heart, and expand out as we discover more ability of expression and joy.

About Tere

I have been studying the craft of music for the majority of my life, following the rhythms that move me. My goal is to give you the ability to express yourself through sound in ways that are authentic to your personal music journey. I curate my lessons with your musical desires at the heart, and ex

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Kelvin L.

141 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kelvin L.

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"Experienced violin teacher of 29 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of classical violin skills. I specialize in Suzuki , and fiddle Celtic music etc...,

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects

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We think that Mr. Kelvin is an amazing teacher that is professional, kind and patient. He shows sincere interest in the student’s development. His instructions are clear and concise. He turns learning to play the violin into an enjoyable experience. Thank you Mr. Kelvin.
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Miguel G.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Miguel G.

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Learning an instrument is no easy feat, but having the right plan, structure, and support makes all the difference. My teaching philosophy is designed to meet each student where they are, with a custom approach tailored to their individual needs.

I take time to get to know my students - how they practice, why they pursue their instrument, what their goals are, and who they really are as people. What is it that they truly need right now? Is it a practice schedule, or just some gentle encouragement? A new song to freshen things up, or a tough lesson about persistence? A conversation about homework, or a story to lighten the mood and bring some laughter into the music? As an experienced teacher, I know how big of a difference it makes to really understand the needs of a student.

I work with beginner, intermediate, and advanced students of all ages. I have experience with all major string curricula, as well as my own conservatory-trained approach. I have taught over 100 students in ...

About Miguel

I take time to get to know my students, and I meet them where they are. My teaching philosophy is based on helping students understand music on their own level, as opposed to requiring them to meet the goals of a curriculum that may not be appropriate for their individual needs. While I am high

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Kendra R.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Quartet Performance Scholarship from University of Colorado
  • string performance from University of Colorado
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Kendra R.

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Having taught and performed for over 30 years, I have had the pleasure of working with students of all levels and ages. For beginning students, you can expect to be playing and learning to read music within your first month of taking lessons. I am happy to say that my intermediate and advanced students have met goals of preparing for auditions with success, performance events, and simply studying new technique and repertoire for their own pleasure. I look forward to meeting and sharing your musical endeavors!

About Kendra

Kendra has been performing and teaching professionally for over 30 years. As an experienced musician and home school parent of three, she truly understands how to tailor the teaching experience to each student's needs and goals. Working in studio and online, Kendra has provided convenience, flexi

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Corinne
Kendra has been a joy to work with so far through virtual lessons. We are just beginning with her and we are encouraged to continue forward. She has a laser eye for technique and is warm and kind. She not only explains technical placement but she also explains the reasons why they are important. She is great with my 9 year old and really checks for understanding along the way.
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I had a great first lesson with Kendra, she is an excellent viola teacher!
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Phoebe S.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Violin Performance from Hartt School of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Phoebe S.

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I have been teaching violin for seven years. Though I am classically trained, my interest in music goes far beyond classical music. I am constantly listening to various genres of music and consider myself a forever learner, loving everything in music from Prokofiev to the Flaming Lips. It is my job to help guide my students through their musical journeys, whether that is helping them get into their regional orchestra or teaching them that one song they've always wanted to learn. I teach out of the Essential Elements and Suzuki Method books. Though my lessons are fun and relaxed I will always give my students that extra push when needed. My goal is to help each student reach their personal success and to instill a love for playing music.

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About Phoebe

Hello! I am a classically trained violinist and violist. I have been playing violin for 15 years and teaching for 7. I got my Bachelor's degree from the Hartt School of Music in Connecticut in 2017. Since then, I have performed at Woolsey Hall, Ivoryton Playhouse, Playhouse on Park, and the Bushnel

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Natalia
Excellent first lesson. My 9 year old was very happy. Phoebe is enthusiastic and great with kids.
Manisha N.
My daughter loved it!
Jersey
Great instruction, she had me working with the bow on the very first lesson. Very responsive to students needs, A+ will continue studying viola with phoebe.
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Michael C.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Japanese
  • Master of Music in Composition from Temple University
  • Teaching since 2016
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Michael C.

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Hi! I'm Michael Shingo Crawford and I am a violinist, pianist, and composer.

In my teaching, I emphasize efficient, goal-oriented practice, and provide a strong technical foundation while always keeping musicality and expression in mind. I encourage my students to develop problem-solving skills that will ultimately allow them to create their own interpretations about a piece of music. I believe that each student has a different learning style and, with this knowledge, I design a program of study specifically for them.

Learning music is all about tackling technical or musical problems in many different ways until we find an approach that works for you. As multi-instrumentalist who also writes music, I can offer many different perspectives on a single issue and draw from a wide range of knowledge that serves me in my daily creative pursuits. ~

About Michael

A bit about me - in my creative work, I like to explore narrative and extramusical ideas through sound. I'm often inspired by literature, visual art, dance, and my Japanese heritage. I'm a recent graduate of Temple University with a Master's in Music Composition, and my work has been presented by p

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Paige Q
I have been a student of Michael’s for approximately 7 months. My only previous experience with violin had been one year in elementary school band class and 8 months with a private teacher. When my private teacher’s lesson schedule changed, I was introduced to Michael and was greatly impressed by his skill level and teaching style. I have learned so much more than I had expected in each lesson, like how to self-tune, use a metronome, shift, and various other techniques. Michael constantly offers feedback on how I can execute techniques better, and I feel that this helps me to learn more effectively. He is always challenging me by giving me harder pieces and scales. I have even been told by my high school orchestra conductor that I have improved so much and she is constantly surprised by how fast I am learning. I highly recommend having Michael as a teacher for anyone looking to learn how to play the violin.
Akshay R
Michael is very talented and he is a great instructor. He explains the techniques really well. Very professional and supportive. I highly recommend him!
Tanush
Micheal is a fantastic teacher that manages to solve every question and problem I have about my instrument. His teaching technique breaks down complex things into easy-to-understand lessons that help give me and his other students great comprehension of the topics that we need to know to become better musicians. I sincerely cannot recommend him enough to beginning and intermediate musicians.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Lincolnwood, IL

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Lincolnwood 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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"Kelvin is a very good teacher always trying to meet students where they are."
Holly Mills
Took Violin lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Nicole is talented, patient and fun to be around. I have only had 3 lessons and am loving every minute. She delights in sharing and notices any progress that I have made. I look forward to my lessons every week."
Jack
Took Violin lessons from Nicole O.
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"Eventhough I began to study violin with Artem at a very low level, he made me feel welcomed into the music world. He was very patient with me and tried to work with my skill level. I also took Russian with him, I highly recommend both."
Lalo
Took Violin lessons from Artem K.
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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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"Wilma is very nice, patient and knowledgeable."
Logan
Took Violin lessons from Wilma Evangeline B.
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"My daughter shared that she liked Lily and Lily knew her stuff! Very satisfied with the first lesson."
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Took Violin lessons from Lily F.
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"Lessons with Vlad were extremely helpful and I received a good insight on how to practice and what changes I need to make in my playing to succeed. He helped me to correct my technique and I was able to overcome specific technical challenges which affected my playing before. In a few words, I feel that my practice changed and became much more efficient than before, I very much appreciate his support."
Katrina
Took Violin lessons from Vlad E.
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"Very nice and attentive and knowledgeable. One lesson so far looking forward to the next"
Firdous
Took Violin lessons from Dongyi H.
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"JoAnne was simply amazing for my first violin lesson in more than 4 decades! Yep...never too late to teach an old dog new tricks! She was so patient & what fabulous instructor. I learned so much in 1 hour. She inspires me to practice a lot!"
Judith
Took Violin lessons from JoAnne H.
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"First class was really good. Kendra is very encouraging. I am excited for the future."
Joe
Took Violin lessons from Kendra R.
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