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Daniel L.

Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2009
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Daniel L.

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IMPROVISERS! (Classical See below)
Have you always wanted to play violin by ear?!  To play all of your favorite songs or play in a band?!
Can you hum or whistle? Can you sing what you hear, even a few notes of it? 

If so, I can help you discover the improviser that already exists inside of you! It's gonna be fun🙂
And yes you will still have to run scales, there is no getting around it... I tried.
Under 16, parents must attend the full lesson and will assist in daily music practice.

CLASSICAL
You want a teacher who will set you up with the foundational technique you need while bringing in songs you've always wanted to learn.

We will go through the Suzuki Method books with supplemental material (though I am not a Suzuki teacher) to instill the art of balanced violin playing into your body and motor functions while our minds play with the beauty of rhythm, timing, tone, expression, and musicality. When you are ready, I am happy to arrange songs that fit your interest in addition to ...

About Daniel

I love playing Jazz, Hip hop, Indie Rock, and Classical music. I've even been known to teach a fiddle tune or two. If you want a strict classical track, we will work out of the Suzuki Method books while supplementing with some of your favorite popular tunes when you are ready. I try to find out

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Adam H.

Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $67
  • Teaching since 1957
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 to 60
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Adam H.

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A long time scholarship student of the greatest violinist of all times Jascha Heifetz, international Concertmaster of major orchestras around the world and concert debut 72 years ago, I have the longest international career in the world among living violinists. Googling my name will give around 2 million results in ½ a second. Taking lessons with me might be slightly more than average, but will save you a lot of wasted time and money in the long run; acquiring bad habits from inexperienced instructors are practically impossible to uproot later. There is no substitute for 75 years of top international experience.

About Adam

Please google “Adam Han-Gorski” - there will be about 2 million results in half a second, easier than writing here. With a debut in March 21, 1948 (can be seen on YouTube), I am one of the handful of musicians alive with the longest international career in the world. With that kind of experience y

Sofia S.

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Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded Grand Prize from Mary West Scholarship Competition
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sofia S.

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I’m an award winning violinist experienced with beginners to advanced players. My lessons are dynamic and full of information that will have you playing violin to the highest of your ability.
I will nurture your passion for music and develop a system catered to your needs.

About Sofia

Sofia Schutte is a dedicated teacher and performer. With experience of over 17 years of playing violin, she has performed in venues all across the United States, South, Central America and Europe. Sofia is available to give online and at-home lessons. She has experience teaching at any level, f

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María
As a dynamic exchange, Sofia imparted a masterclass for my students at the Escuela Comunal de Música de Orosi in Cartago, Costa Rica.
It was a very musically enriching experience for each of my kids, who are litle by little growing as violinists.
Sofia provided a great variety of recommendations through her knowledge as interpreter and teacher as well as cautivated everyone in the room with her passion and energy for music.
Sofia is definitely an excellent guide to learn how to play violin and the musical skills it entails.
Francisco
Since we started to practice together via online I have a huge improvement in my performance. Strongly recommend, very technical, dedicated and responsable teacher with me as student.
Alfonso
I have interacted with Sofia in a number of capacities over the years. I have seen her flourish as a performer and it has been great to see her very effectively leverage her passion and technical skills with a natural talent in becoming a violin teacher. She’s able to build great rapport with her students and focuses on building a personalized growth program for each one.

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Yasmine F.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Yasmine F.

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Hi !I'm a full-tuition scholarship receiver at the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University. 14 years of playing the violin, 9 years of serious musician life, I give lessons with specific curriculums vary from students, so they could get the most efficient and benefit teaching according to their own levels. Lessons will be fun, I would like students to enjoy and embrace music this great art, without losing the standard of solid technique and touching musicality. I've been mostly teaching beginners and intermediate violin students, but sometimes advanced as well. In addition of being a violin teacher, I 'm also the second prize winner of the Marbury Violin Competition in 2019, third prize winner of the 3rd Hongkong International Music Festival Youth Violin Competition in 2016, Merit Award of 2014 China CCTV violin competition( Professional category ) and a full scholarship receiver of Idyllwild Arts Academy in 2013. Hope to explore more in the music world and have fun with

About Yasmine

Hi !I'm a full-tuition scholarship receiver at the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University. 14 years of playing the violin, 9 years of serious musician life, I give lessons with specific curriculums vary from students, so they could get the most efficient and benefit teaching according

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Caitlin C.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded UNT Concerto Competition Finalist from University of North Texas
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Caitlin C.

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I love working with all ages and experience levels! I specialize in early music and can teach Baroque violin as well. I typically use Suzuki books for my younger students and beginners, but if you have specific requests I love incorporating them into lessons! I can't wait to meet you!

About Caitlin

I am a professional violinist and violist living in Winters, CA, frequenting Sacramento and the Bay Area. I have a passion for performing many different styles and instruments and want to share that with my students! Nothing makes me happier than igniting the drive for music in my students and seei

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Jose O.
Being the parent of a 5 year old daughter, my wife and I were quite careful on choosing what we considered to be a good violin teacher, especially given the fact we would be bringing this person into our home (in-home lessons). From the beginning Caitlin demonstrated being capable of teaching a child, making every effort to make classes fun, and to encourage our daughter to practice. Her professionalism, patience and dedication were visible in all her lessons. We were quite sad to hear she was moving outside of NY. Searching for a new teacher proved quite difficult as she set the bar quite high.

In summary, Caitlin not only met, but exceeded our expectations. I highly recommend her.
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Connie E.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, German
  • Master of Music Degree in Violin Performance from CSULB Long Beach
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 20; Female: 4 to 75
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Connie E.

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I'm passionate about music and have a Masters Degree in Violin Performance with over 20 years experience teaching the violin. I accept students from beginner to advanced levels and will help you achieve your goals whether you are wanting to learn the violin as a hobby, for school or pursue music as a professional career!

About Connie

I love teaching, and enjoy passing on that joy, knowledge, and experience to my students! I have 22 years teaching experience and tailor lessons according to the student's goals, abilities, and preference in musical styles. Whether you're wanting to learn the violin to be a virtuoso or just as a pe

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Hoshin L.
She is patient, very organized and clear. My child really enjoy the lessons with Connie.
Kelsey
I’ve been taking online lessons from Connie for 6 months now and couldn’t be happier. She helped me develop a good foundation and has been so encouraging along the way! I love that she pays attention to detail and goes out of her way to write weekly lesson notes, make recordings for me, adds in music theory and is helping me towards my first exam. Connie’s passion for music and teaching is evident and I’m thankful I found her online!
Mona
My son has been taking lessons from Connie and we love having her as his teacher! She helps him with his confidence playing solo and also working through school orchestra music... he’s now one of the more advanced in his group! Connie focuses on the details to set up a good foundation and has been great helping him with some bad habits he devolved years ago. She has lots of experience with every age group and teaches all the way through very advanced level. Thankful she came recommended to us!

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Waconia, MN

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Waconia is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $34 and $230 per hour.
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45 min
$58 average
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"Autumn is helping me tremendously with my bowing techniques."
Shandra
Took Violin lessons from Autumn D.
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"I took violin lessons from Kris for nearly two years, until moving out of LA. He is an extremely talented musician and teacher. During these lessons, my violin technique and musical expression both considerably improved. Kris is very patient, and able to teach multiple methods to successfully master various violin techniques (such as vibrato). Through implementing improvisation into the lessons, Kris can also bring out the student's musical creativity and confidence, which not only helps aspiring composers, but guides violin students in adding expression to the music they're currently learning. He encourages students to challenge themselves, but effectively teaches all of the techniques necessary to accomplish their musical goals.

He is also a brilliant composer, and is an excellent composition teacher as well! Although my lessons were mostly focused on violin, he provided much useful advice for improving my compositions for orchestra and symphonic band as well.

I highly recommend Kris as an instructor for music students of any proficiency level!"
Anne
Took Violin lessons from Kristapor N.
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"Ferenc has taught my 9 year old son Ken for a year and a half, and my husband and I are very pleased with the results. Our son is high energy, but Ferenc has the patience of a saint and works with him carefully and calmly. Ken's focus and attention span have grown under Ferenc's instruction, and it's been a joy watching the music develop!

Ferenc was also able to help me develop vibrato, something my original violin instructor was unable to achieve during the 7 years I had instruction.

We highly recommend him."
Elizabeth
Took Violin lessons from Ferenc C.
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"We were so pleased with Katherine and feel fortunate that we found a teacher for our daughter who not only plays professionally, but who studied with two of the great touring and recording pros out there. Katherine's skills as a violinist are top-notch, and her ability to connect with my daughter, teach her advanced skills, plus motivate her to want to advance in her school orchestra was so important. Katherine is a great violinist and that inspired my daughter to want to play better Its rare to find a teacher who is at the top of her profession who loves the violin and music so much that she makes her students feel special and important. Katherine is a joy to be around and its made such a difference to us."
Janet
Took Violin lessons from Katherine B.
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"He is a fantastic teacher with a lot of patience. In few weeks I improve my technical level and I am playing new pieces with selfconfidence in what I’m doing. I’m so happy I decided to take lessons with him."
Anna
Took Violin lessons from Tarcisio B.
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"very nice person, gentle and with a lot of patience to explain you the basics. I really recommend him if any of you is interested to take violin classes."
Mauricio
Took Violin lessons from Ben U.
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"Great Instructor!!! Could not be Happier!"
Allen
Took Violin lessons from Margaret G.
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"Jonathan has been a great teacher and excellent influence for Noah. During lessons, and in his practice during the week, Noah is being drawn in by both the challenges and rewards of learning to love and play the violin."
Patricia
Took Violin lessons from Jonathan B.
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"My daughter has been studying with Jessica for over a year now and it has been a great experience. From day one Jessica has worked on strengthening fundamentals and tailoring her instruction to my daughters specific needs; and most importantly, in a positive and thoughtful way."
Brian
Took Violin lessons from Jessica B.
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"Good at explaining things to someone who has zero musical experience."
Matthew
Took Violin lessons from Krisztina K.
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