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Farobag C.

42 Reviews
Orland Park, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Music, Gujarati, French
  • Awarded 2004 Excellence in Performing Arts or Literature from FEZANA
  • Bachelor of Music (BM) from Eastman School of Music
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Farobag C.

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About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra since 1985, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literature as

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Great experience!
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Very good - deeply knowledgeable about music
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Celeste P.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $45
  • Music from Columbia
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Celeste P.

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Experienced violin teacher 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 violin skills.

About Celeste

Hi, there! My name is Celeste and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2009 and have loved helping my students learn to play the violin, perform at student recitals, and grow as musicians. I went to Columbia Chicago and earned a degree in instrument performance. I'm a

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Phebe Williams
Best instructor ever! My daughter can't wait to take her violin lessons every week. Celeste is patient and she helped my daughter to gain new appreciation for music!

Dave K.

22 Reviews
Palos Heights, IL
Starting at $24
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dave K.

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I have been teaching violin for 18 years and have taught hundreds of satisfied students. When you sign up for violin lessons with me, you will begin by learning the basics of the instrument including proper holding and playing position, tone production, rhythm, first position notes, basic notation. Once you get the basics down, you will learn how to play your favorite melodies and songs. All of this can happen within the first 4-6 months of playing.

About Dave

Dave K. began playing guitar at the age of 10. His influences include Joe Satriani, Eric Johnson, Guthrie Govan, Jimi Hendrix, David Gilmour, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Pat Martino, Pat Metheny and Scott Henderson. At the age of 17 he began teaching private guitar and bass lessons to classmates

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Howard W.
I haven't played the violin since I was in middle school, and I wanted to re-learn to play it. I am so glad I picked Dave, he is very professional and made me feel very comfortable. I jumped in with both feet and Dave made the instructions at our first lesson easy for me to understand. Excellent location and studio is awesome.
Rushia Hendricks
Excellent lesson. Does a wonderful job at taking older students and gently holding their feet to the fire to bring out the best- even under the most challenging of circumstances. Kudos to being such a uniquely great teacher!
Tom L.
I realize it was the first lesson but I was a little disappointed that we spend nearly the entire time on housekeeping items, like canceling and re-scheduling appointments. I think that could have been covered with an e-mail or handout. I also thought we spent too much time going over the differences between acoustic and electric guitars - considering my age and background. Would have liked to see him demonstrate what I was asked to practice before the next lesson instead of just being told to refer to the workbook.

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Helena G.

22 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 1990
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Helena G.

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A classical approach to any music style, whether classical, folk, tango....let's make beautiful music together.

About Helena

Classically trained at Mussorgsky school of music in St. Petersburg, Russia, with over 20 years of teaching experience. I teach Violin, Viola and Piano Performance, Music Theory, Music History, Sight Reading and Ear Training to children and adults of beginning to advanced level. I utilize several

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Collin R.
Helena is very helpful and encouraging.
Matthew C.
She is amazing! My son enjoy the class so much! I truly appreciate it.
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Sarah E.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French
  • Awarded Michael Bane Award from Stony Brook University Department of Music
  • Honors High School Diploma from Las Vegas Academy of Performing and Visual Arts
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Sarah E.

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Throughout my musical training, I have worked with distinguished performers and educators in the classical music community. I have studied with Lawrence Dutton (of the Emerson String Quartet), and Nicholas Cords (of Brooklyn Rider), Karen Ritscher (of Manhattan School of Music), and Nancy Buck (of Arizona State University). My teachers have been taught by some of the most eminent string pedagogues of their generation, including Dorothy Delay, Karen Tuttle, Lilian Fuchs, Harvey Shapiro, and Heidi Castleman. This broad survey of teaching styles and philosophies gives me a great breadth of knowledge which I apply to each student.

I have been teaching for over a decade in many settings. These include: my own private studio, TakeLessons, music stores, and performing arts studios.

Before earning my masters degree in performance, I was honored to be awarded a Teaching Assistantship for the viola studio of Professor Nancy Buck at Arizona State University. During my teaching ...

About Sarah

Sarah went from a baby banging pots to a professional musician performing in Carnegie Hall and with Grammy Award winners. She began her classical training early and is fluent in piano and string instruments. Sarah first knew she loved teaching as the first volunteer keyboard instructor at the Nevad

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Angie A.
Love taking lessons with Sarah. She encourages me by pointing out what I do right (positive reinforcement) and also corrects me if I didn't quite master something yet. Perfect lessons. She definitely respects the time and gets to the lessons right away. I enjoy the practices and tips you gave me when I have never been a fan of "practices" prior to taking classes with you. Thanks, Sarah.
Brittany
I love learning from Sarah as an adult student! She is so patient and kind, and explains things in multiple ways if I am confused. I definitely recommend her for any student!
Eliana A.
It was a very welcoming approach to the Violin world my daughter felt on her 1st lesson. Sarah was so patient,soft spoken and well versed with her violin skills that made the class worthwhile.

Martina S.

25 Reviews
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Starting at $38
  • Speaks Czech, English, French
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Martina S.

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I love playing and teaching violin and can't wait to share my passion with you!

I tailor my approach to each student. Some students require more technical work, some require interpretive. Both are fascinating and can be taught with structure and clarity.

About Martina

Hi! My name is Martina and I am a classically trained violist. For my background, I received a Master of Music from Roosevelt University, where I studied with Lawrence Neuman of the Chicago Symphony. I received an undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin with Sally Chisholm of the Pro

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Renee
She is the best teacher ever!!!!!! She taught me a lot and is super friendly!!!!
Bianca S.
My daughter really enjoyed the lesson!
Gaia
Wonderful, patient and engaging. Best teacher for a beginner 9-year-old.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Oak Lawn, IL

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Oak Lawn is $76. 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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"Maggie came to teach my 5 year old daughter her very first lesson. I was impressed with how much she covered in a half hour! My daughter was really not interested but Maggie was patient and able to get her hold the violin, learn it's parts, play some notes and even read a line of music! Kudos to Maggie."
Tiffany
Took Violin lessons from Maggie Z.
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"Kristen was an amazing teacher! My daughter loved her. When we moved she was sad Kristen would no longer be her instructor."
Katie
Took Violin lessons from Kristen K.
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"Worth double what he charges"
Stephen
Took Violin lessons from Joe M.
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"Looking forward to next time"
Alexis
Took Violin lessons from Birute S.
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"This was my first lesson with Susanna. She was very nice and helpful. I am looking forward to continuing lessons with her."
Lauren
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Lucas is a great teacher! I had an excellent lesson with him. He helped me prepare for an upcoming audition. Lucas is very attentive to detail and helped me take my pieces to the next level. I played Country Dance by C.M. Von Weber, and Concerto in a minor, 2nd mov. by Antonio Vivaldi, and I was able to greatly improve in just an hour!
~Leyra"
Leyra
Took Violin lessons from Lucas B.
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"My first lesson went well, I can't wait until the next one!"
Christian Harvey
Took Violin lessons from Anna P.
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"Anna had a great start with my daughter. She taught her already many most valuable details to improve her technique. We are looking forward to the next lesson"
Nikola
Took Violin lessons from Anna T.
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"As an adult student, Nicholas is a fantastic instructor. He corrects technique rather than focusing on small mistakes (like a flubbed note). He's very easy to work with and challenges me each lesson so that I am never bored and never feel like I am wasting time working on perfecting a two note exercise because he pushes me to play further and further in the practice book. Absolutely the best experience for an adult student (any student, really)."
Sarah
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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"Kelvin is amazing! Very patient and he really helps me feel comfortable and confident that I can master playing the Violin in no time! Thanks to him, I'm constantly improving and learning how to play the RIGHT way!"
Alison
Took Violin lessons from Kelvin L.
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