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Leslie S.

Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $67
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music from Boston University
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Leslie S.

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I am a professional violinist in the National Philharmonic at Strathmore. I am a violin and viola teacher at a private school of music. I have been teaching students of all ages, from 6-adult for thirty years. I love teaching all ages and levels. What matters to me is that the student wants to learn to play the violin and enjoy music.

About Leslie

I can teach any and all ages and have for thirty years! All you need is a desire to learn. I have taught complete beginners and advanced students who win competitions. I have a Master's degree from Boston University in music performance and have performed with the Washington National Opera, the Bo

Raycurt J.

17 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Geman, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Raycurt J.

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Melodies in your head and a song in your heart, but your voice isn't so great, or maybe it is. I can teach your to connect the physicality and express yourself with a Violin or Viola. (soprano or Alto). The tough part is learning hold to hold the violin properly. It takes a couple months to train the muscles a new stance. With my help your posture and breathing will become as one with the music It's not a myth, the violin is the most complex instrtument to learn. Having said that You will consider what joy it is to enjoy the music and dance. Comprehensive program with ear training and reading the music.

About Raycurt

Raycurt J. aka "Fiddla", Violin-Viola-Voice-Piano-Rhythm-Dance Multi-talent native of Washington, D.C. began playing music at the age of seven on the piano. Singing in church choirs with family members and participating with the D.C. Youth Chorale. Began instruction on the Viola in the D.C. Yout

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Makaylah
Very good first lesson for a 6 year old - looking forward to continuing!
David B.
1st lesson. was an awesome experience. Knowledgeable, patient and encouraging!
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Diane G.

17 Reviews
Gaithersburg, MD
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English;
  • Awarded Recognition Award, 1999 and 2000 from The White House
  • Teaching since 1982
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Diane G.

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I teach from the earliest beginner through adult. My violin students are currently performing for different schools and ensembles. When students are performing with orchestras, much time is spent working on that music as well as their regular music.

About Diane

I have a degree and certification in violin and piano from the Boston Conservatory as well as a Master's Degree from the University of Maryland. I have had additional training and certification as a Suzuki teacher from The Suzuki Teacher Training Institute. I am a member of SAGWA-Suzuki Associati

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Medea
Diane has a profound love for children, at least my 7 yr old son. She is so sweet makes learning very easy. She even teaches me along with my son at his lesson. We love Ms. Diane!
Akino
Ms Diane is a wonderful violin teacher for my 9 years old
daughter. It has been three years since we started and my daughter always enjoys her lesson. Ms Diane is very patient, positive and a great listener as well.
Vicki
Diane works with my teenage daughter and she is absolutely wonderful. My daughter loves the way she teaches and enjoys each lesson.

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Spencer S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • B.A. Music Theory and Composition from Otterbein University
  • Teaching since 2016
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Spencer S.

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With over 15 years experience, Spencer is a very knowledgeable about different styles of violin playing including classical, bluegrass, celtic, and traditional. beginner or Advanced, let Spencer help you accomplish you musical goals!

About Spencer

I am a professional pianist, violinist, guitarist, bassist, and composer. I graduated with distinction from Otterbein University in 2020, but have been teaching professionally since 2016. Violin students can expect to learn solid basic techniques that can propel them into any genre that sparks th

Helena G.

21 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Violin Performance from Mussorgsky College of Music, St. Petersburg, Russia
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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 prestigious 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 util

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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.
Barbara J.
Helena was a pleasure to work with. It was my first viola lesson in decades. I was not sure how the online lesson would go but it worked well for me. She was so patient and helpful and very encouraging. Look forward to the next lesson!

Michelle L.

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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Korean
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded First Prize from Golden Classical Music Awards, International Competition
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Michelle L.

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I've been teaching in both group and individual violin lessons for the past 15 years. I have my Doctor of Music degree from Indiana University while I was teaching 10-12 college level students there for three years and taught at El Sistema program for kids, age between 7-17 for two years.
I started to learn violin at the age of 14 and as I struggled throuh the learning experience, I can understand and relate to each and every students' unique challenge. I have few retired music lovers starting to learn violin and they have shown me a fresh look to appreciation of music and violin playing. Here is one of my students’ review of my teaching!

“Just by listening to her I think I was already her student. She changed my “set up” to facilitate better technique and took me back to basics. She taught how to practice with specific goals, to keep a daily log of goals, to draw the bow with intention, to know what sounds I wanted before I made a sound, and to sing the music before I played it. ...

About Michelle

Hi future students! Thanks for your interest in learning how to play violin! I'd love to guide through this journey with you. I've been teaching for past 15 years for ages between 7 - 65 and am very passionate about teaching. My philosophy in teaching is to approach each of you with unique perspect

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Dickerson, MD

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Dickerson is $75. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $29 and $230 per hour.
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My 11-year-old son has been taking violin lessons with Travis for a couple months now and loves it! Travis always has a smile on his face, comes on time, and is professional. My son had zero experience with this instrument before; so it was important for me to find a teacher who is patient, and Travis definitely is. He has a good sense for when his students are ready for a little push or need some extra attention in some spots. I highly recommend him!"
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Took Violin lessons from Travis H.
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"Dr.Kim is a fantastic violinist, teacher and mentor for all levels of playing. Highly recommended!"
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Took Violin lessons from Chin K.
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"Mary is very knowledgeable and personable. She gives excellent instruction and gentle correction in a way that makes you want to do your best in every aspect of the learning process. Mary is also very attentive to your needs and your development as a student. She knows when to allow for the errors that a beginner like myself will make, and when to present challenges that will push you, and show you that your skill and talent are growing. She also gives homework assignments that will help you grow your talent when you're in between lessons, which I really appreciate. I absolutely recommend Mary to anyone wishing to take music lessons!"
Vaughn
Took Violin lessons from Mary W.
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"Yakov Dyman has all the qualities necessary for teaching children, piano and violin. He is a disciplined craftsman, has a love for music and teaching and, most important, is able to transfer a passion for music to his students. My daughter had some rudimentary knowledge of the violin when she began to study with Yakov just over a year ago. Today she has good tonality, she practices with enthusiasm everyday and impresses friends and family playing pieces unexpected considering the short time she has been studying. The same is true of her bother on piano.
We feel, through Yakov's artistry, he inspires the kids to approach their music as musicians, not just music students."
Diane
Took Violin lessons from Yakov D.
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"My daughter has been taking lessons from Damien these past three weeks, and the input and encouragement she has been getting is showing awesome results. Getting her to practice every day has never been easier."
Una
Took Violin lessons from Damien G.
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"Satisfying!!!My daughter was so happy with the teacher, Ardalan."
Joanne
Took Violin lessons from Ardalan G.
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"Amazing teacher! I feel privileged to learn from her."
Sonja
Took Violin lessons from Autumn D.
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"Our daughter Kimberly first volin lesson went great. Christina explained the different parts of the volin and how to hold the unit correctly. I do believe we will continue more lessons in the future. Marcus C."
Kimberly
Took Violin lessons from Christina E.
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"I Love my lessons with Ms. Gail! She makes the lesson fun and is always encouraging me to step out of my comfort zone and try an exercise before a scheduled lesson. I would highly recommend Ms. Gail!"
Ariana
Took Violin lessons from Gail N.
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"I highly recommend Grace. When i was younger, I mastered a variety of musical instruments and played well into college. Learning the violin has always been elusive. I’ve had many teachers but now i’ve been progressing farther than before. I credit this to Grace. She has a well thought out lesson plan that challenges me while concentrating on the fundamentals and techniques. Some teachers are more forgiving on technique reasoning that it can be corrected at a later date. It’s best to learn it correctly at the beginning.
She is patient and communicates clearly. I enjoy her proper demonstrations. Her enthusiam is infectuous and her passion shines through.
She also teaches my 80 year old mother. It has always been somthing she’s always wanted to learn. It is not easy to teach anyone the violin, let alone an 80 year old. Her lesson plan and approach is quite different to mine but very effective. My mother is progressing well.
Among her teaching aids, she employs a traditional strings book, i find this comforting as it provides a familiar take and consistency. Before moving on, she checks and ensures proficiency and mastery of the previous lessons. Again, reinforcing the fundamentals and building on top of them.
Understandably, the price per lesson is a factor. I find Grace’s rates to be fair and of great value. If you really want to learn and have the violin be a part of your life, hire Grace because of her approach and skill and not based on pricing.
Without knowing much of what to look for in a teacher, i now know its; enthusiam, patience, undertanding, a well defined lesson plan, mastery of skills before moving forward, consistency, open communication and lastly, not taking excuses for sloppiness due to lack of practice. (She will encourage you to practice and you’ll get better which in-turn motivates you). She will not just let you get by but help you master the violin."
Paul
Took Violin lessons from Grace R.
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