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Lauren S.

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Arlington, VA
Starting at $65
  • Speaks German, Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
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Lauren S.

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Whether you want to play classical violin, fiddle like a bluegrass star, or perform like your favorite pop artists, I can set you on the path to success! My private students range in age from 4 to 40 years old, and I have gone on to become music teachers, composers, and professional musicians. My most influential teachers have been members of The Philadelphia Orchestra and graduates of The Curtis Institute of Music.

About Lauren

Lauren is a dynamic violinist, violist, and music educator in the DMV. She has performed with ensembles including American Institute of Musical Studies Festival Orchestra, Schenectady Symphony Orchestra, Charleston Symphony, Delaware Symphony, and the Maryland Lyric Opera, and she has worked with a

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Rafaella L.
Lauren is clearly knowledgeable and dedicated to teaching music properly.
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Richard H.

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Falls Church, VA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Korean, English
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Criminal Justice from California State University, Los Angeles
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Richard H.

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It is important to have teacher, student, and parents work together to see the accomplishments happen in the future. I make the lessons meaningful, so that my student can retain the information and practice effectively at home. My ultimate goal is to have my student think critically and listen carefully, so that they can become their own teacher.

About Richard

I started playing the violin when I was 12 years old. Some of my notable teachers include: Ricardo Cyncynates, Rochelle Abramson, Guido Lamell, and Tatiana Chulochnikova. I enjoyed playing in the summer music camp at Interlochen and Curtis Institute of Music Summerfest for Adults. I performed as a

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Joanna
Richard is a great music teacher. Very patient. My child started her first violin lessons and looking forward.
Sandra
Very patient and helpful!!

Nikita B.

11 Reviews
Owings Mills, MD
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaches students 5 to 75
  • Master of Music from Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory
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Nikita B.

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Having more than 20 years of experience of playing violin including hundreds of performances around the world as well as studying with the renown teachers in Russia and US, I am combining the best traditions of classical training with my own unique approach . My lessons are fun and very productive. For me each student is very special and I am always finding the way to unlock the potential of each and everyone of them!

About Nikita

Hello everyone! Music is my passion and I love to teach and play violin. I've been teaching violin for 10 years as well as playing concerts around the world including Germany, Spain, Austria, Czech Republic, Russia, Lithuania and throughout USA as a soloist and chamber musician.

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Nico
Nikita is an awesome teacher. He is very patient with kids. I only had one lesson and I like him already.
Rene A.
very good
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Joseph T.

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Starting at $47
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1975
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Joseph T.

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I have been devoted to and love teaching people of all backgrounds and ages for many years. This means that I have a very organized system of warm ups, technique and extensive repertoire of songs from many styles to guarantee that the student will enjoy learning. Although I use mostly Classical styles I also enjoy teaching country fiddle, jazz and many other popular types of music and will readily adapt to each individuals preferences and needs. In addition I can help them connect with community groups such as orchestras and chamber groups. I also use my extensive experience with school orchestras and competitions.

About Joseph

I love teaching because I'm helping people discover what makes them happy. I have several decades of experience as a free-lance musician in chamber, orchestra and solo settings. As an educator I have led workshops, conducted sectionals, adjudicated, and in honor of the viola been President of the l

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Laarni Pasia
Mr. Marty is a great music instructor! My daughter started out taking his classes in person and when covid hits we continued the lesson online. My daughter has really progressed pretty well and he keeps her motivated and interested in music. She has been his student for 2 years now and now that we are moving to another state my daughter wanted to stay with Mr. Marty as her mentor. I think that speaks for itself in how he teaches! 👍
Rebecca
We bought our 13 year old son a violin, and were fortunate to have Marty be recommended to us. His method of teaching has great as he motivates our son to practice more. His patience and expertise is extraordinary as well. We hear weekly improvements in our son’s playing, and our son has said he believes that it is because of his teacher. Marty plays so well that our son said he is motivated to play just as well to impress him one day.

Daniel P.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Bachelor of Music from Belmont University
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Daniel P.

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I studied classical violin playing with Elizabeth Small at Belmont University. I studied with the Suzuki Method and have a thorough knowledge of the program.

About Daniel

Daniel toured with the violin troupe, Barrage for two years playing Violin/Fiddle, Bagpipes, and Irish whistles. While touring with Barrage, Daniel performed for audiences in 11 different countries, and was involved with 103 high school and middle school workshops for over 6,861 students in 3 coun

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Tom B.
15 year old son just finished first bagpipes lesson and said "It was really helpful and I definitely learned a lot!"
Ramon L.
an honest gentleman.
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Dan P.

22 Reviews
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  • Speaks Romanian, English
  • Audio for Visual Media from Columbia College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Dan P.

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Suzuki Method

About Dan

I am a member of the Chicago Northwest Symphony Orchestra. I have been instructing students from kindergarten to high-school all over Chicago area for the past thirteen years. My highest accomplishment is having a high-school sophomore student playing first chair first violin on Chamber Orchestra a

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Upinder K.
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Great teacher, very helpful and patient. Can't recommend him enough!
Izaki
Dan is a fantastic teacher! I studied with him when I was younger and returned after 13 years or so. He is very flexible and will tailor the lesson to your individual needs. Dan is also very perceptive and thorough in his approach, which really helps fine tune your playing. Highly recommend!

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Columbia, MD

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Columbia 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 never had a tutor before, so it was difficult for me to choose from the wide arrange of tutors there are. But I think Dan was the right choice. He's very professional and goes far and beyond to help his students understand how certain things are when playing the violin. I would definitely recommend Dan to anyone looking for a violin tutor."
Chris R.
Took Violin lessons from Dan P.
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"Ms.lin is a wonderful teacher. She is patient ,friendly and professional. She has taught my daughter to play violin for a year. My daughter has made great improvement .She can move fingers on 4 strings freely ,read notes faster than me .She looks forward to seeing her every week , so I recommend her ."
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Took Violin lessons from Lin X.
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"I was extremely impressed by Alethia. The first thing my daughter said when we get back into the car after her first lesson: Mommy can we came back tomorrow? Alethia is very knowledgeable and extremely patient."
Aribelah
Took Violin lessons from Alethia E.
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"Truly 5 stars. Very articulate and patient with children. Awesome teacher!!!"
Leo
Took Violin lessons from Chris H.
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"After reading through a large number of teacher profiles, something about Vera's background, experience, and teaching philosophy made me decide to reach out for lessons, and I am extremely happy that I did, as I look forward to each lesson.

Vera has been absolutely great to work with, and if you are looking for a teacher who will challenge you, and be tough and direct when necessary, but also offer empathy and support to help you grow and learn to the best of your ability, then I highly recommend Vera."
Steve
Took Violin lessons from Vera S.
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"I thought the lesson was perfect. Jessica is a natural with the violin and with people. I'm looking forward to learning more. Thank you!"
June Wisnom
Took Violin lessons from Jessica B.
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"I have an extremely busy life and Elizabeth is very understanding and patient with me. I appreciate this very much and it helps me not feel intimidated, pressured, or give up on myself. She encourages me to find at least a few minutes everyday to practice and that the muscle memory will get better as I progress. I highly recommend Elizabeth for any age student."
Kim
Took Violin lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"Tom was my 10-year-old daughter's violin teacher, he is very kind, patient and professional."
jia
Took Violin lessons from Thomas W.
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"My son loves his lessons, he gets really nervous prior because he always wants to get it right however, he likes the fact he’s at home and no one is watching him as he’s learning! As his parents we like that as a military family that will be moving again this is something that we can keep normal for him since it’s done online as well! Paul Neatherly is wonderful with him as well and very patient! I recommend this service and Paul to anyone looking for this type of learning!"
Jacob
Took Violin lessons from Paul N.
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"First lesson went great. My daughter is 13 and she said Amanda was kind, patient and made her feel comfortable to be able to ask questions. She is looking forward to her next lesson."
Vanessa
Took Violin lessons from Amanda M.
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