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Chris H.

12 Reviews
California, MD
Starting at $39
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Performance (violin) from St. Mary's College of Maryland
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Chris H.

12 Reviews
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I do a variety of styles in music for the violin. I use whatever method (book or teaching style) is needed to teach what the student needs to learn.

About Chris

I have been teaching private violin for over 20 years, and private viola/cello for about 10. I have taught in Charles and St. Mary's County Public schools. I am a member of American Strings Teacher's Association, National Association for Music Educators (Maryland Music Educators Association), and t

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JD D.
Ms Chris was great my daughter really enjoyed her first lesson. Ms Chris was easy to work with and made my daughter comfortable that she felt free to ask questions and make mistakes without worry. My daughter is looking forward to the next lesson.
Leslie
If you’re looking for a dedicated, knowledgeable and patient strings teacher, you will love Mrs. Heins. Both of my sons have been taking lessons from Mrs. Heins for several years (one for viola and one for cello). They have learned so much under her instruction, such as earning All-County and All-State honors. They also practice their live performance skills twice a year during informal musical concerts. Mrs. Heins also offers participation in the Royal Conservatory Music Development program, which can earn your child credit for college. She is a gem and should you choose her, you won’t be disappointed.
Deborah H.
Had a wonderful time with my teacher she restrung my violin and I got a trade in for an adult si and adult size because I had purchased one for ciao but I got it at music store where she works and they gave me another one with the trade-in and I only had to pay $50 I had a nice time with Miss Hines I even was so excited to go into my lessons I get it two hours earlier and she excepted me so that was good she had time to string the restring the Valium and not show me a lot of things that I needed to do and I’ve also purchased the first book so I’m I’m really excited
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Tasha M.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Awarded Graduate Assistant from Eastern Michigan University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tasha M.

9 Reviews
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Viola lessons are geared toward student goals: better orchestra seating, youth orchestra auditions, coaching for chamber ensemble performances, college auditions, or simply to master the instrument. I'm fun and engaging, and make the lessons informative without being overly taxing.

About Tasha

EDUCATION Began playing violin at the age of 11, in 5th grade with my school orchestra. Was quickly told to seek private instruction due to aptitude. Played at Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp for 2 summers. Played at Interlochen Summer Camp for 2 summers, concertmaster in 2004. Played in the Symphony

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Shannon S.

41 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Shannon S.

41 Reviews
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beginning through intermediate.

About Shannon

AFFILIATIONS: Music: AAUP, AFM, ASOL/LAO, CMS, HFC, NFA, IDRS, ICS, NASA. Fitness: ISSA, NDETA, ASHI, USAT, LCT, BAM, HRTC. -------------- MUSIC (see fitness below): Shannon has numerous years experience teaching all skill levels on woodwinds, and beginning-intermediate piano & classical str

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Cristina H.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, mandrine
  • Awarded First prize of Taipei viola competition from National Taiwan Government
  • Teaches students 5 to 60
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Cristina H.

6 Reviews
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I Love to teach viola, because I love the way this instrument sounds. Everyone thinks it is just like violin but actually there is so many different way to bowing and tech from violin. My goal is make hear how viola sounds, it can actually even touching then cello and violin in some melo piece .

About Cristina

I am Cristina, Violin Piano Music teacher, recording artist and educator. Classical trained from Piano and Violin when I was 5 and switched to viola after high school. I earned Advanced Certificate and Music Performance Master degreed from New York University where I also teach private lesson as

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Sue
My son has been taking lessons from Cristina for 2 years and wow has he progressed. He loves his lessons, can read music, and is playing well. The struggle is getting him to practice! Cristina has a great blend of warmth, knowledge and discipline that works well for my 6,7, and now 8 year old son. I highly recommend her.
Sarah
Our 8 year old had been taking violin for two years and was about to the point of quitting due to the lack of motivational teaching. I went in search of a teacher that could motivate her while still progressing rapidly each week! My daughter is so eager to please Cristina, because she makes the lessons fun and interesting. When I check in to see how the lesson is going, my daughter is engaged, and answering questions correctly which tells me she's still paying attention - even in the evening hours when she's tired. Cristina mixes classical and popular music as well. I still have to ask my daughter to practice each night but she pulls out her violin on her own a couple of times a week as well. It's a complete 180 from where we were 8 months ago. Cristina is a rare find and I'd recommend her to anyone who wants to ensure their child is getting the best violin training while being inspired!
Everett
Our 11 year old daughter, Drew, started with Cristina for a little over a year, and has made some amazing progress from not knowing how to play, to having great intonation and musicality. Cristina teaches our daughter in a way that works with her interests and learning style, rather than having a regimented curriculum. I think this has allowed Drew to be way more excited about playing.

i've been playing music all my life but since i'm a square parent, it's hard for me to teach drew :) Cristina does a great job giving her guidance during the lesson.
i would highly recommend her as a teacher!
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Kathryn K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from Central Washington University
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Kathryn K.

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Lessons are tailored to each individual student with a strong foundation in the set-up of the instrument, note-reading, intonation, and especially the knowledge of how to practice. I believe that teaching students the correct way of practicing makes taking private lessons even more exhilarating and fun! I enjoy teaching all genres of music from classical to any of today's tunes that a student is wanting to learn. Taking private lessons isn't only about learning how to play the instrument. You are also learning how to manage time, take responsibility, be creative, and be respectful of an art form that has been around for a very long time. Lessons with me are fun and go by so quick, you wish that we still had another hour to dive into the things you want to learn!

About Kathryn

Hello! I teach both the viola and violin, with the viola being my primary instrument. Teaching music is my greatest passion. Ever since I picked up my first violin, I knew that playing music was going to be my career. I went to school to accrue the knowledge that I needed in order to teach those wh

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Victoria S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Speaks English, American Sign Language (ASL), German
  • Awarded Distinguished Solo from Kentucky Music Educators Association
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Victoria S.

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Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play basic exercises and as time goes on you'll be able to participate in recitals and perform in group settings. I specialize in classical music and any other style my students want to learn, typically use Essential Elements books, and have the following tools available for your lessons: solo music, rosin, shoulder rests, cleaning supplies, etc. Some items may need to be ordered from our store, Music House. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Victoria

Hi there! I'm Tori, and like you, I love music! When I was about 11 years old, I picked up my first real instrument and opened the door for instrumental music to flood into my life. Since then, I have learned to play several instruments along with different styles of music. I have been in several m

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Average Cost of Viola Lessons in Ridge, MD

The average cost of 60-minute viola lessons in Ridge is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $154 per hour.
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"Couldn't have asked for more!

We found Jessica through the Suzuki Association Directory. I was looking for a teacher that taught through the Suzuki method and she ended up being a perfect fit for my VERY energetic son. Patient, flexible (lessons in our home), laidback and even willing to drop by on her free time to fix a few broken strings and stray bridges
We could definitely hear my sons progress after each lesson...very pleased and would definitely recommend!!! :-)"
Linda
Took Viola lessons from Jessica B.
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"Elisa is a great teacher

Elisa taught my daughter viola for almost two years before she moved West. My daughter start viola when she was six. Elisa was very good with a young novice player - She explained musical concepts at an age appropriate level (but never dumbed things down). We were also pleased that she had high standards in her weekly expectations but always kept things fun and loose so as not to cause stress. Had she not moved we would still be employing her. Elisa is a great teacher."
David
Took Viola lessons from Elisa R.
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Ethan
Took Viola lessons from Kristen K.
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"We had great encounter with Ms. Danielle. Lovely woman full of knowledge,personality, and a love for instruments. She has a way to convey her expertise to her students. Wouldn’t hesitate to utilize her in our future!"
Rylee
Took Viola lessons from Danielle F.
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"Very clear and helpful!"
Yun
Took Viola lessons from Will R.
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"My son was excited about Ms Gail’s knowledge of the viola."
Ryker
Took Viola lessons from Gail N.
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"Great instruction, she had me working with the bow on the very first lesson. Very responsive to students needs, A+ will continue studying viola with phoebe."
Jersey
Took Viola lessons from Phoebe S.
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"Martina has been a great instructor. We really like her for our 12 year old daughter."
Christine
Took Viola lessons from Martina S.
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"Very inspiring!"
Stephen
Took Viola lessons from Julia M.
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"I took viola lessons from Mrs. Entela and had already played prior to meeting her. She taught me so much within such a short period of time. Highly recommend lessons from her!"
Aditi
Took Viola lessons from Entela J.
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