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Sophie L.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Arts in General Music from University of Oregon
  • Teaching since 2017
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Sophie L.

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With my expansive experience as a violinist in various genres/settings and my three years of teaching experience, I provide my students with a well-rounded and unique take on learning the violin. While I often start with classical music to get the students familiar with note reading, fundamental playing techniques, and basic music theory, I do take the time to get to know the students and their musical interests - thus tailoring my curriculum and repertoire choices towards the students' interests and goals. A specialty of mine is arranging pieces and songs from various genres for the violin based on the student's preferences and level of playing.

As a board-certified music therapist with a passion for mental health and well-being, another goal of mine is helping students develop a sense of self-compassion and patience as they learn their instrument and run into many bumps and blocks throughout their musical journey. Through verbal processing and active listening, I provide my ...

About Sophie

Hello, and welcome to my page! I am a unique private music lessons teacher for various reasons. 1) I do not play just one instrument, but five! I have the most experience with the violin and have played it for 19 years. While I pursued my two music-related degrees, I picked up four other instru

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Amelia V.

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  • Speaks Korean, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Amelia V.

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I have been playing viola for 17 years and teaching violin, viola, and cello for 8 years. I graduated from the University of West Florida in 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance - Viola. My viola instructor was Dr. Leonid Yanovskiy, current and former concert master of the Pensacola Symphony Orchestra, Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra, and many others.
While earning my degree, I also learned how to play violin and cello and am able to teach them up to an intermediate level.
My teaching ideology is that ANYONE can learn an instrument at any age. I have taught students as young as 4 and as old as 65! Many adult students of mine have expressed difficulty and even shame in trying to find a teacher for them who would take them on, simply because they were starting as an adult.
We don't have to train for the symphony (unless you want to!); your goals are my goals and I will help you reach them!

About Amelia

I have been playing viola for 17 years and teaching violin, viola, and cello for 8 years. I graduated from the University of West Florida in 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance - Viola. My viola instructor was Dr. Leonid Yanovskiy, current and former concert master of the Pensacola Sy

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Thomas W.

46 Reviews
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  • Awarded Dean's List from The Pennsylvania State University
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Thomas W.

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I can help beginning students on violln learn the basics.

About Thomas

My lessons are tailored to the needs and interests of each student. If a student is involved in school music ensembles, we will work with their lesson books from school in addition to material outside of the books, including SmartMusic, Noteflight, and teacher-created materials. We will focus on bu

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Anneliese & Sophia C.
He’s very patient and kind especially for 2 active little girls.
Cindy T.
Thomas is honestly an amazing musician and teacher. He was really patient with me. Despite having to deal with major timezone differences (as I live in Myanmar), he took the time to figure it out. Also, he helped me figure out the stuff it took me months to figure out. He also really knows what he's doing. I learned so much in that hour of practice. 10/10 would recommend him.
Brian

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Caroline T.

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  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded National First Place Winner from Music Teachers National Association
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Caroline T.

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I am an experienced teacher of 16 years! I thrive on finding each student's specific learning style and cultivating a positive and productive learning experience within that. I apply consistent and focused energy in getting my students to strive for their best, and I aim to inspire them to respond in turn with the same focused and accurate effort.

I teach using a modified Suzuki method. This means that, while I do subscribe to Suzuki's "mother tongue" approach, I also believe that education on an instrument requires literacy from a young age. I have discovered in my years of teaching that an early ability to read notes and understand musical theory and form is not a handicap to a student's development, but rather a benefit to the student gaining a richer, fuller understanding of their instrument and music in general.

I believe that every person can be taught, that parental involvement is crucial in the development of musicians from a young age through the high school years, and ...

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Dr. Caroline holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from the Manhattan School of Music, Master of Music degree from Mannes College of Music in violin performance, and Bachelor of Music degree from East Carolina University in violin performance and piano performance. Caroline has cultivated a priv

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Lucas B.

34 Reviews
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lucas B.

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Learning to play the violin doesn't have to be a task. I believe conquering a musical instrument is as much about love as it is dedication. I wouldn't be where I am today without the love and support of my teachers throughout the years. With my teaching, I intend to instill great technical facility as well as a love and respect for the instrument. (Students must provide their own violin)

About Lucas

Hi, thank you for stopping by my profile! My name is Lucas Brown and I teach the violin! Who Do I Teach? Currently, I serve as Adjunct Violin Professor at Seminole State College as well as run a private studio of my own for students in and around the Orlando area and many online students fro

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Jovi Y.
He's so great!! My kids are really enjoying their lessons with him and I can see their improvement each week!!
Brighten Y.
First lessons were amazing!! One lesson each for my son and daughter. Such a warm and friendly teacher, with the right mix of technique, fun, and learning! We feel so lucky to have found him!

Sylvia W.

13 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 2009
  • Studied violin performance from Columbus state university
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sylvia W.

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An experienced and registered Suzuki teacher, my students learn to play violin starting from a solid foundation with emphasis on posture and producing a beautiful tone. In addition to playing the instrument, students can expect to learn reading music, basic theory, music history, and ear training. Learning violin will teach patience, concentration, the value of hard work, coordination, as well as enhancing memory, aural skills, and fine motor control. It was Dr. Suzuki's belief and mine that learning an instrument not only fosters these skills but also helps to foster the hearts and minds of those learning the craft.

About Sylvia

Sylvia Wehrs grew up in Auburn, Alabama studying the violin and piano. She is a graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Music where she graduated with both a Bachelor’s in Violin Performance and a Master’s degree in Violin Performance and Suzuki Pedagogy. Ms. Wehrs is a fully registered violin teach

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Jonathan
Sylvia is very good at taking the time to explain the reasons behind the why of doing certain things. Being an adult with no musical background what so ever she has really taken the time to teach me some basic fundamentals that are helping me build the solid foundation that I so very much want and need. Beyond the time we spend with one-on-one instructions she challenges me with exercises to practice on between our meetings. I explained to Sylvia what I was looking for and she has centered the training and instructions around that to ensure that my goals are being met. She is a pleasure to work with and learn from.
CJ
Great experience working with Sylvia.
CSS
Sylvia is a great teacher. She is patient and firm and our kids learned quickly with her technique.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Dover, NH

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Dover is $72. 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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$58 average
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"SO happy with my first class - instead of treating me like a beginning 8 year old (I'm almost 30), he willingly focused on technique and accepted my word that I have read music before (I played piano for several years) instead of forcing me to read a treble clef to him. He also immediately addressed my most pressing concerns (such as bow hold) as I am trying to partially self teach in the interest of time and money using online lessons, etc. Focusing on technique instead of how to pizzicato a quarter note allows me to practice and his teaching style, telling me what mistakes I may be making and why I am making them as a beginner (too much pressure, too little, etc) really allows me to try and improve before the next lesson. I am INCREDIBLY happy with his flexibility and teaching style and will gladly continue taking lessons from him. Highly recommend, at least for the adult beginners like myself!"
Sarah
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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"I’ve been taking lessons with Mr. M. since 2012, I’ve tried in these years other teachers but no one could nearly satisfy my musical needs as Maestro M."
Tom
Took Violin lessons from Lorenzo M.
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"My son had been taken lessons from Nikita for a month now. I can see that the lessons have made a huge difference in his playing. He now has better sounds and postures, and his confidence with the instrument has also gone up quite a bit.

Nikita is an intelligent teacher. He doesn't emphasize on what to play, instead, he focus on how to play. He corrects wrong techniques consistently, and gives helpful drill assignments to practice at home. We are extremely happy with his teaching."
Sophie
Took Violin lessons from Nikita B.
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"It was great start by Dustin for my son with guitar and daughter with violin"
Yazan
Took Violin lessons from Dustin N.
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"Alethia is a phenomenal violin instructor. I have had the pleasure of working with her in a variety of professional music settings. I know that she is passionate about violin instruction as well as violin performance. Alethia is a violin instructor I have been proud to pass some of my own students to. Her dedication, passion and excitement for music truly lends itself into her commitment to her students in her studio."
J.A.
Took Violin lessons from Alethia E.
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"Great job. She really did a good job helping me hit all the rhythms I wanted. I would recommend her to others who need a good violin instructor."
Rhiannon
Took Violin lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"She was on time and our girls were engaged throughout the lesson."
Vienna
Took Violin lessons from Sylvia W.
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"Jill is kind, professional, and attentive. She made sure my son was comfortable and engaged during the entire lesson."
Jaden
Took Violin lessons from Jill Z.
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"Mr. Nader is a wonderful teacher who truly cares about his students. He is kind, patient, and funny. When I first started taking lessons from Mr. Nader, I didn't know how to read the notes, let alone play the violin. But through his patience and encouragement I have drastically improved and have come to really enjoy playing the violin. Mr. Nader is very well educated and knowledgeable about a variety of different kinds of music and the history of music. I am very fortunate to have found such a wonderful instructor."
Erin
Took Violin lessons from Nader T.
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"It was my first lesson. She took care that I learn the best posture to hold my bow and violin. She has a keen eye to notice what maybe going wrong and she’s really friendly"
Sushrut (Sushi)
Took Violin lessons from Hanna Z.
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