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Thomas C.

Lincoln, MA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Thomas C.

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I have been teaching professionally for the past six years. As a student who struggled myself in nearly every aspect of education, I understand the importance of individualized learning. As a teacher and performer, I look to find relationships between the emotional and intellectual facets of music. By doing this, I try to uncover the mystery of violin playing, allowing my students to gain an understanding that will last with them forever.

Every single student posseses the potential to fulfill his or her violinistic dreams. I cater my teaching around the goals of each student, while still instilling a high artistic integrity.

Though I center each lesson around building a superior technical foundation, duet playing, the theory of harmony, and aural skills are integral parts of my teaching. I strive for my students to develope a beautiful, in-tune, pure sound that can directly connect to their own emotional palette.

About Thomas

Hailed as "delightfully spirited, [with a] rich tone" (Cleveland Classical) violinist Thomas Cooper has appeared as a soloist with several American orchestras, including the Colorado College Festival Orchestra, the Coeur D'Alene Symphony Orchestra, the Credo Baroque Orchestra, the Dubois Orchestra

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Ha-eun R.

13 Reviews
Roxbury, MA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Awarded Jack Kent Cooke Young Artists Award from Jack Kent Cooke Foundation
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ha-eun R.

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I've taught people who were just beginning violin (both children and adults) to students who were working on major concertos. What is most important to me as a teacher is building a strong foundation from which it is possible to branch out and connect emotionally with the music they play. I also strive to make performers out of violinists and to help them engage both audiences and themselves.

About Ha-eun

I have been surrounded by music my whole life and have played violin for 20 years. I went to high school at the Interlochen Arts Academy, obtained a BM in violin performance at Oberlin Conservatory and an MM at the Boston Conservatory. I have won competitions, played in professional orchestras, per

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Liah P.
Ha-eun has been an amazing violin teacher. I played violin for several years throughout my childhood and then stopped playing for about 10 years before deciding I wanted to learn again. Having not played for so long, I wasn't really sure what I remembered or what my skill level was at.

Ha-eun has done a great job evaluating me and picking pieces that are challenging but still do-able. She is really friendly and encouraging and has made re-learning the violin an enjoyable experience.

For personal reasons, I have to take a break from violin for a little but when I re-start lessons, I will definitely pick Ha-eun as my teacher again if she is still taking students at that time!

She really knows her stuff when it comes to music and I would recommend her to anyone wanting to learn violin.
Miriam
I was exited to start my first lesson and it was great! Ha-eun welcomed me warmly and I think learning with her will be successfull and wonderful at the same time. Looking forward to my next lesson!
Samuel I.
Ha-eun is a great violin teacher. I'm an adult learner that picked up the violin to try something different. I've played saxophone for 15 years, and have gone through many types of teachers. I can say Ha-eun is one of the best. She's experienced and patient. We started lessons in person and moved to online because of COVID19, and still going strong through the Suzuki book. She would be great to teach young or old alike!
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B. Silvia Z.

2 Reviews
Boston, MA
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Master of Music (Violin Performance) from Boston Conservatory at Berklee
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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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Bridget D.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Music Technology from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Bridget D.

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Includes note reading, technique and curated lesson plan.

About Bridget

Bridget is a Portland, OR based folk-pop songwriter, music teacher and registered yoga teacher. Bridget graduated from Berklee College of Music and Emerson College in 2017 with degrees in music technology and acting. She spent much of her undergraduate time working in venues and theaters, writ

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Amy
Bridget is a very enthusiastic teacher with lots of good ideas and tips to share. I'd highly recommend her for lessons.
Amy
Bridget is a fantastic teacher. She is easy to understand and very patient. She goes a little to fast so I think she could slow down a bit but otherwise she is a great teacher.
Tamara
Bridget is an amazing piano teacher. My 9 year old daughter loved that she would help her with pop songs as well as the traditional lesson book. She also helped her with voice audition songs for her musical theater group. We highly recommend!
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Mariana L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Mariana L.

6 Reviews
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I am not only passionate about violin but a people lover! I enjoy working with young ones and helping adults achieve their musical goal on their bucket list. My 10 years of violin experience has made me into the person I am today, and I can not imagine life without music. I want to teach my students the beauty of the violin and that it is a fun hobby. I have studied the violin with Manuel Diaz, Sylvia Whers, Tzu-yi Chen, Ruslan Apostolov, Tian Xu, Gina Moody, Lazslo Stan, James Palmer, Jon Carmack, and Boris Abromov. Studying with several teachers has made me learn through different perspectives which I can share with my students. I have been concertmaster for most of the orchestras I have played in and made a state-wide orchestra audition.

About Mariana

**** Hello! I am currently booked, so I am not accepting students at the moment. :( I started playing the violin at the age of 9 and have taken private lessons ever since. I joined the Youth Orchestra of Greater Columbus when I was 12 and moved up to the symphony orchestra at 15 years old. I was

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Ian
She’s great! Very good with my son he loves her.
Susan G.
I can tell already that Mariana is a great teacher! She seems very receptive, knowledgeable, patient and kind.
Hope T.
My daughter lesson with Ms. Mariana was great! She’s very patient. She went over the most basic, from the parts of the violin to the proper way of standing. We can’t wait for my daughter to continue her lessons!
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Samantha D.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Bachelor of Science Piano Performance from Clearwater Christian College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Samantha D.

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Techniques and various methods depending on goals of the student

About Samantha

Samantha started taking piano lessons at age 3 from her mother, who was also a music teacher. She played piano continuously through school, and also learned to play clarinet, guitar, flute, trumpet and sax, often playing different instruments in her school's band. She also learned the violin and ce

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MaureenC
Wonderful!

Samantha D. is wonderful. My kids play so well for only 1 year'sworth of lessons. I would highly recommend her to anyone! I am blownaway by the music that comes out of the Piano from a 7 and 11 year old.My 11 year old signed up for her first music competition at school. Ifyou told me one year ago I would have girls playing a piano, I would notbelieve you. I truly thought they would quit after a couple of months.Not the case. They are musically talented and still love it. Thanks toSamantha D! They are now thriving in the in-school music program.Thank you, TakeLessons, for filtering out the best teachers. When achild has a small window of interest, you have to grab it the rightway...the wrong teacher would not have given me these results.
PatK
My granddaughter, Katelynn, enjoys her trumpet lessons with Samantha. Samantha is caring, seems to enjoy teaching & has patience; which is needed since Katelynn needs a little extra attention learning things
MaureenC
Highly Recommend her!

My daughters (10, & 6) have only had three lessons with Samantha! They love it. Her nature is kind and welcoming. She can tell how much they can handle so doesn't overwhelm them with too much theory or pieces to play. She strikes a nice balance. My 10 year old started composing her own song when she became bord with the beginner book! Samantha has added to this excitement and changed her teaching style to match my daughters learning style. My daughter was beaming! Samantha has taught her how to take the next pieces of theory and add it to her song. She also ordered music my daughter enjoys like Selena Gomez. My 6 year old is excited every week and doesn't want to be late. My husband and I thought this would be just another thing to start and quit. So far they are going strong!

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Waltham, MA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Waltham 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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"I had my first lesson with Theresa. It was great. She was patient and encouraging. I can't wait for my next lesson."
Maria
Took Violin lessons from Theresa S.
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"This was my first lesson after ten years of not playing. I was initially nervous, but Theresa made me feel comfortable and was very patient. Already feeling more confident and excited about playing again! Highly recommend."
Jessica
Took Violin lessons from Theresa S.
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"Dr Kalantzi is very patient and instructive. She always encourages and challenges. I have been taking lessons for three years and have learned so much from her. She tries to tailor her lessons to the musical tastes of the student to keep you engaged in the lessons. Dr Kalantzi is a wonderful instructor!"
Lynn
Took Violin lessons from Panagiota K.
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"Jiuri does an excellent job connecting with and motivating our 6-year-old."
Audrey
Took Violin lessons from Jiuri Y.
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"Very knowledgeable. Easy to talk to and ask questions."
Kayla
Took Violin lessons from Shannon S.
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"Very knowledgeable and patient."
Clayton
Took Violin lessons from Kendra R.
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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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"My first violin lesson with Damien went well. He was professional and pleasant to work with. He focused the instruction around meeting my individual needs and made recommendations based on his observance of my abilities. I look forward to further studies with his direction."
Priscilla
Took Violin lessons from Damien G.
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"Susanna is incredibly skilled at teach adult learners. She focuses on technique and never looses her patience. A true joy."
Janice
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Jessi is a fantastic teacher. She's flexible and really knows her stuff. A joy to learn from"
Jim
Took Violin lessons from Jessica H.
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