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John E.

Weston, MA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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John E.

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Music is awesome!! I teach all levels and all kinds of music: from Bach to Brahms, Pop songs, Rock and Roll, beginner to advanced and everywhere in between. I love teaching both classical and non classical music because all music is beautiful and can remind us of a favorite song or maybe even a fond memory. I teach how to learn music by ear and love the deeper connection that understanding all the notes of a piece can bring to a performance. I teach duets (of any level) for the purpose of practicing chamber music skills. I’ve taught students ages 5-19 for over 5 years and have a degree in Viola Performance and have been playing the violin and viola for 17 years.

About John

Helping someone achieve a goal or learn something new is my passion! As a teacher I've taught students just starting out on violin and viola as well as experienced players looking for tips on how to improve and everything in between. Music is my life and sharing it is my passion. I graduated f

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B. Silvia Z.

2 Reviews
Boston, MA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Awarded Excellent Leadership Award from Tianjin Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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B. Silvia Z.

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I really like sharing music with people. No matter which level you are, I believe that everyone could create beautiful music! I met students from 5 years old to adults in the past years. What are you waiting for? Let's do it together!

About B. Silvia

Hi, nice to meet you here. I am a master's student from Boston Conservatory at Berklee. I study the violin for 18 years. I have 4 years of violin teaching experience which students from 5 years old to adults. I always could make knowledge easier to understand for everyone. I like communicating and

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Yuwen
Brilliant teacher! Enjoying each lesson with the teach. Learning a lot of stuff and improvement a lot !
Vic. H
Baoqi is a great teacher! She is very patient to give me suggestions when I had any problems. She taught me since I started. Her methods are always easy to understand. I believe you will like her!
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Philip O.

11 Reviews
Lexington, MA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music in Violin Performance from University of Oklahoma
  • Teaches students 3 to 18
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Philip O.

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Professional violinist and teacher of 11 years offering private instruction to young students of all levels, from beginner to advanced. Whether your child is interested in picking up the violin for the first time, would like help learning/writing their favorite song, or are an advanced violinist preparing for music school auditions, I am eager to help.

About Philip

Philip has held positions as a member or freelancer with various professional symphony orchestras around the country including the Austin Symphony Orchestra, Wichita Symphony Orchestra, Tulsa Symphony, Amarillo Symphony, Greensboro Symphony, and many others. He has also performed in hundreds of pub

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Niranjana
Philip is an excellent teacher and gave me very heloful pointers on my technique. I am an advanced player and have performed semi-professionally several times but hadn't learned proper technique in the past.

I plan to continue with him regularly to improve my technique and skill level.
Kennadi S.
Philip was so friendly and patient, and made my 7 year old very comfortable with her first lesson. He really knew how to speak on her level and his instruction was very positive and motivating. My daughter left the lesson very excited to start practicing what he showed her, and we can't wait till the next lesson!
Yeo S.
Very helpful person to work with, understanding of my student's transportation difficulties and great about rescheduling. The girl likes him and is learning.
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Ian L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks english
  • Awarded Western Swing Group of 2019 from Ameripolitan Awards
  • Teaching since 2017
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Ian L.

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Barry Harris, the great Jazz pianist, and educator says, “I have such a ball in my classes, and I learn so much from my students. They probably don’t realize that I come to school here, too. I’m just the oldest member of the class. I wish everyone could experience the blessing of learning new things all the time.”

The above statement describes how I feel when I am teaching. I have been playing and performing for over 20 years in many capacities, and still, music continues to teach me new things every time. Not only do I want to share that experience with you, but I also want to guide you into having that experience for yourself.

About Ian

I started on the violin when I was about 8 years old. I began with classical music, studying in the Suzuki method. I loved my time in the Suzuki method; I wasn’t always the best student; however, in hindsight, I am incredibly grateful for the experience with my teacher, the method, and the strong f

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Sandra R.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Master in Violin Performance from University of Miami
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Sandra R.

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I have more than 10 years of experience in teaching private and group violin and chamber music lessons. I combine different pedagogic methods to adapt to each student's learning necessities and experience.
I teach from very beginners to advance students and I can target specific goals from just learning the instrument as a hobby to prepare for an audition.
I like to complement the violin lessons with music theory and basic knowledge of music history. I like to follow the learning paths of european music conservatories since I learn myself in one.
I currently hold the position of violin teacher in the string program at Carrollton School of the sacred heart.

About Sandra

I am a native from Madrid, Spain. I was trained in a Music Conservatory in Madrid where I learned the core of all my career. After moving to USA with a full scholarship I studied my Bachelors Degree at Lynn University Conservatory of Music and after studied my Masters degree at Frost School of Musi

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Lorenzo K.
Wonderful teacher. She has demonstrated great patience with our 3 year old son. The first few lessons were focused on building a base to play the violin and creating a desire to play it. Our son adores her and she is fantastic. Such a lucky find.
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Nina M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music Composition from Whitworth University
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Nina M.

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I'm a violin instructor who focuses on technical skill, theory, and making music fun! I have been teaching private violin lessons for the past year and a half, and nothing gives me more joy than to see my students succeed in playing classical, fiddle, and popular music. I teach any age group of students looking for beginner to intermediate level lessons.

About Nina

I'm a music composition major from Whitworth University with a strong focus on violin studies. I have given numerous students private violin lessons over the past year and a half and have witnessed tremendous growth in them as we work together on assigned pieces, etudes, scales, and exercises. Alth

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Dorchester, MA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Dorchester is $77. 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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"Very good. Got right down to business. I started the lesson not knowing how to use rosin and ended being able to play a song. Looking forward to improving."
Jesse Oakes
Took Violin lessons from Jessica D.
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"Theresa was very nice and easy to get along with, and she teaches very well."
Ethan
Took Violin lessons from Theresa S.
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"Mrs. Jen has been a violin teacher for our daughter for 3.5 years. She is an extremely qualified and talented musician who deeply cares about her students and is committed to teaching. She is kind and patient, but also effective and motivating. When our 8 year old daughter learned Mrs. Jen was moving she said, "I probably will never have as neat or special of a violin teacher as Mrs. Jen"- and she's right!"
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"Very friendly, knowledgably, easy going. I enjoyed the class and felt at ease. Can't wait for next weeks class."
Rose
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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"I'm really enjoying my lessons with Jocelyn. I can tell I'm getting better much faster than the last time I tried to pick up the violin. She is a great teacher"
Jeff
Took Violin lessons from Jocelyn Z.
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"Great first lesson and looking forward to the next! Feel like I learned quite a bit in one hour :). Dongyi is very kind, patient and supportive. If it weren't for the slight difficulty in communication my rating would be a solid 5 stars."
Raphaela
Took Violin lessons from Dongyi H.
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"Excellent

I am an adult learner new to music lessons, and so was very anxious during my first violin session with Raycurt. I can't say enough about his professionalism and easy teaching style. We spoke prior to the meeting, and he told me what I needed to get started. More impressive, he showed up during a snowstorm! I highly recommend him."
Evva
Took Violin lessons from Raycurt J.
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"This was a great first lesson with Theresa. She did a great job getting to know my 11 year old daughter and listening to her explain her previous experience, as well as listening to her play."
Katie
Took Violin lessons from Theresa S.
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It is a delight to have Miss Anna to be Airin's teacher. Her passion in violin is encompassing. An inspiration!

Miss Anna's teaching style is encompassing. She showed Airin the fundamentals of playing the instrument at a level that a 12-year old is inspired to play. She also showed many components needed to get involved in learning how to play the instrument - very informative.

I look forward to Airin's next lesson. Thank you, Miss Anna."
Airin
Took Violin lessons from Anna T.
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"Joelle had a good time in class for the first session. She is excited about the class and is looking forward to her next session."
Joelle
Took Violin lessons from Brianna R.
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