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Cecilia P.

19 Reviews
Somerville, MA
Starting at $39
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Awarded First Prize in the National Violin Contest of Peru from National Conservatory of Peru
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Cecilia P.

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I have been teaching violin for 15 years. Violin is my main specialty as a performer and as a teacher.
This lessons are intended for beginners, intermediate or advanced violin students who wish to learn and become better violinists or musicians.
I usually use the Suzuki Method or the Mark O'Connor (fiddle music) method to start and in time I gradually mix them with scales and technique books. In addition I create my own material based on the needs of each student.
My main goal is to create better human beings through music, but I make sure my students have a solid training that will allow them to continue with music in the long term if that is what they want.
I want ro help create very good quality players, with a lot of joy and fun!

About Cecilia

I am a South-american violinist and violin-music teacher who loves music, dancing, arts, nature, and animals. I am a social, kind, caring, persevere and self-disciplined person. I started teaching 9 years ago when I was studying my Bachelor'€™s degree. In my country, I was the teacher of 25 lov

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Julie Swan
Patient, kind, innovative and creative are just a few words to describe Ms. Cecilia. She brings her love for music into each lesson - private or group. She is full of ideas and suggestions for learning that next piece and celebrates all victories - big and small.
Kristine
Cecilia taught 2 of my children for four years, and as a musician myself I can wholeheartedly recommend Cecilia as an outstanding violin teacher for both beginners and advanced students. She is an incredibly passionate and dedicated teacher who is always fully prepared and focused for every single lesson. She always has a plan for what comes next, and she systematically teaches in a very clear and organized way that is easily understood by the student. She is always adapting and responding to the needs and temperament of each student. She figures out how to motivate and bring out the best in every student. She demands excellence and high standards, and yet always shows compassion, patience and love for everyone. Cecilia is a very special and passionate musician who is fully dedicated to teaching and sharing her passion of music with everyone. You will be in very good hands with her!
Octavia B.
Cecilia is an amazing teacher. She is able to adapt your lessons to what you need. Makes things easy to understand and makes me feel comfortable with playing. I highly recommend her for other students.

Ali Y.

20 Reviews
Brighton, MA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Mandrin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ali Y.

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A Chinese native. Ali began studying violin at age 4 with her uncle, well-known teacher Dayu Su. She majored in violin performance as a student of Xiaowei Chen at the prestigious Renmin University in Beijing, graduating at the top of her class. She then completed a Masters Degree with Bayla Keyes at Boston University (where she won the Bach Prize) and completed Suzuki Training at the Hartt School of Music at Hartford University, CT.

After apprenticing with her uncle, Ali went on to teach at elementary and middle schools in Beijing, where several of her students won first prizes in violin competitions. She is group violin teacher for the Chelsea Public Schools, and also teaches private lessons at the Ip Piano School in Boston

As a performer, Ali has played with the orchestras of the National Ballet of China and the National Grand Theater on Beijing; and in the US with the Cleveland Orchestra at the Blossom International Festival.

About Ali

A Chinese native. Ali began studying violin at age 4 with her uncle, well-known teacher Dayu Su. She majored in violin performance as a student of Xiaowei Chen at the prestigious Renmin University in Beijing, graduating at the top of her class. She then completed a Masters Degree with Bayla Keyes a

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Jack
Ali instructed both our children on violin and though we live on the other side of the country now, they still talk about her! She's amazing. Both kids really discovered a joy for music.
Iyore I.
Ali is great! Patient, knowledgeable and flexible
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Samuel K.

Cambridge, MA
Starting at $84
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Houston
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Samuel K.

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Dr. Samuel Kelder has concertized throughout the United States and Europe, and has studied with some of the finest pedagogues of this generation. His passion for teaching stems from the fine training he received in New York City and Boston, and his urge to share with the next generation of string players all that he has discovered along his own musical journey.

As an educator of all age groups, my first priority is to instill a sense of motivation for my students. Through my 20+ years of experience taking lessons from a variety of different teachers and methodologies, I have come to understand that the bulk of progress made is by the student’s personal discovery and advancements on the instrument. My weekly lessons provide several levels of insight: teaching the art of practicing and problem solving, guidance in how to break down and understand problematic technical issues, and most importantly how to bring an individual ownership to any piece of music. These skills are certainly ...

About Samuel

Violist Samuel Kelder is an unswerving proponent of chamber music, orchestral projects, multimedia presentations, and music education. Kelder’s multifaceted career spans the music of the Baroque era to fresh ink of contemporary composer-performer collaborations. Described as “dynamic and committed

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Mark L.

65 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks I only speak English. My Spanish is very limited.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Mark L.

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You will be guided by me through method books and also use supplemental materials I create to help you advance. You will learn the basic 5 positions of the instrument to increase your sounding range. You will learn orchestra skills including following a conductor and articulation and intonation, styles of expression, and rhythm. I have been teaching violin for 7 years. My students have won seats in school orchestras and spots in various music schools. I want to be your next instructor.

About Mark

AS OF APRIL 21, 2020 I AM ONLY TEACHING ONLINE. I DO NOT CURRENTLY HAVE STUDENTS VISITING MY STUDIO BECAUSE OF THE CORONA OUTBREAK. I teach according to your individual needs. I only teach in my own studio. I do not travel anymore. I also have time to teach lessons every other week. You may inquir

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Aaron B.
Mark is awesome. He has a uniquely designed and patented method to reach reading music quickly. My daughter learned to read all the violin notes with rapidity in two months. Today he had her play a new piece she never saw before by reading the music. The smile on her face when she realized what she had accomplished was priceless.
Krishna
Very Knowledgeable and student friendly. My brother really enojyed his first class. Thank you!
Todd
I love this guy! He's patient, supportive, encouraging and always has a cheerful demeanor. His positive attitude keeps me motivated to continue learning. "Drops fill buckets".

Hillary D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Hillary D.

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Hillary Dunkley has been fostering a love of music in her students for four years. A senior at Walt Whitman High School, Hillary has studied the violin, viola, voice, and guitar for twelve years, taking the techniques and methods of pedagogy from her music studies and applying them to her own students. Hillary specializes in beginner and intermediate students. All ages are welcome. Students will learn foundational skills, techniques, note reading, music theory, and sight-reading.

About Hillary

Walt Whitman senior Hillary Dunkley is available to teach violin and viola lessons to elementary, middle school and high school students. Hillary has been studying music for twelve years, specializing in violin, viola, voice, and guitar. Hillary has played in numerous orchestras, including the Mary

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Bailey M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks French
  • Music Education from SUNY Fredonia
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Bailey M.

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Hello, my name is Bailey and I love teaching violin! I am a professional pianist and public school orchestra teacher. I have a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and a Master of Music degree in Piano Performance from the Fredonia School of Music. I am a certified K-12 music teacher in New York State. I have been giving private lessons for 10 years to a variety of learners ranging in age and skill level.
My students walk away each week feeling empowered and confident in their abilities. I am able to push you while making you feel excited about new challenges. I am able to assess what you need, and offer you meaningful feedback in small, digestible chunks. Along with all of this, I make lessons fun! I teach fourth and fifth graders at school, so I know how to have a good time while helping students make great strides. I make it a point to ensure that you enjoy playing your instrument.
I pride myself in being a flexible teacher. If something isn't working for you, I will ...

About Bailey

I am a professional pianist and music teacher. I have been teaching piano for 10 years to a variety of learners ranging in age and skill level. I have a Bachelor of Music in Music Education and will receive my Master of Music in Piano Performance in May 2020. I am a certified music teacher in New Y

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Kathleen
Bailey was an excellent lesson instructor! She took the time to make sure I was getting exactly what I wanted out of my violin lessons and tailored her approach to meet my background and ability level. She is extremely knowledgeable about all of the instruments she teaches, and her positive energy is contagious! I learned so much from Bailey and always enjoyed our lessons together.
Jack
Bailey gives great feedback and helped my son learn new songs quickly. Thanks!
Patrick
Bailey is an amazing teacher! I am primarily a low brass player, but had wanted to get better at piano. Bailey was able to analyze my musical needs, and developed a plan for my specific goals. She is great at focusing on specific problems and giving you advice for fixing them. At the same time, she is patient, and would be great with children, as well as adults. I would highly recommend getting lessons from Bailey!

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"Alyssa is very patient. She's great to work with!"
Mike
Took Violin lessons from Alyssa M.
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Professional and experienced teacher, very flexible and attentive."
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Took Violin lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"Excellent first lesson! Erin is upbeat, and clearly knowledgeable. I think my daughter will really grow here."
Spencer
Took Violin lessons from Erin C.
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"Extraordinary patience and always upbeat, gives the student so much more confidence!"
Mary
Took Violin lessons from Keiko T.
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"Mr. Lee tutored me privately in the violin for a very reasonable price, as well as instructed my orchestra. He was very attentive, patient, and drew on a variety of good basic teaching books which, in combination with his instruction, helped me learn a lot."
Corrine
Took Violin lessons from Yoon Jae L.
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"Gabby is a great violin teacher. She customizes her lessons to your needs, and she encourages and gives great pointers throughout the lesson. My daughter leaves her lessons with so much more knowledge and hints - than when she came with to the lesson. I have seen her improve greatly in her playing in just a few lessons."
Grace
Took Violin lessons from Gabrielle B.
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"Gabrielle was WONDERFUL!! She was truly the best teacher my son has ever had. She’s warm, lovely, encouraging. Everything you would want in a teacher. We’re very sorry to see her go, as she is moving. It will be very hard to replace her."
Sally
Took Violin lessons from Gabrielle A.
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"Patient and goes over things very well."
Doris
Took Violin lessons from Jill G.
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"Joshua is kind, fun and an incredible teacher. My daughter greatly enjoys her lessons and is learning quickly."
Kaiya
Took Violin lessons from Joshua C.
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"We have nothing but the best to say about my daughters wonderfully talented teacher! She has helped my daughter improve tremendously and we could gush on and on about how amazing of a teacher she is. THE. BEST!"
Lucille
Took Violin lessons from Marina H.
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