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Thomas V.

41 Reviews
Wantagh, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2008
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Thomas V.

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All styles- all ages- learn what you want! emphasis on a good technique for a good tone, bow arm, and left hand playing in tune!

About Thomas

Currently Thomas is an Orchestra Director in Merrick Public Schools, and has previous experience as a Music Teacher in New York City. Thomas has vast experience as a professional performer and has played with countless acts across many different Genres of music. Thomas is an experienced pri

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Marc D.
Tom was great! Personable and knowledgeable would definitely recommend
Carole K.
I took my first piano lesson with Thomas. He's a fabulous teacher. He explains everything clearly and I felt very happy with what I had learned. He made me feel proud of my accomplishment!!
Grace L.
My son has seen much improvement the last few months after being taught by Thomas. Very highly recommended!!

Yakov D.

20 Reviews
Richmond Hill, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • MA in bassoon performance, orchestra conducting, teaching from St. Petersburg State Conservatory, Russia
  • Teaching since 1990
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Yakov D.

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Beginners: posture, finger techniques, bow techniques, sound production, articulation, phrasing, note reading
Intermediate: interpretation of different styles, dynamics, ensemble performance, building solid technique and stamina
Advanced: studying of orchestra excerpts, solo pieces, study of various concert and chamber music compositions

About Yakov

• I have over 20 years experience as a music teacher, conductor, theater/orchestra director and a performer in Russia, Norway and the United States. • I possess excellent interpersonal skills and over the years developed the ability to communicate efficiently and connect with every student I te

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Araf H.
He is just excellent.
Araf H.
Iasonas & Odysseas A.
Very knowledgable and enthusiastic teacher. He has a way about him that makes the lesson exciting.

Concetta A.

35 Reviews
Ridgewood, NY
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Composer in Residence from TAKT Artist Residency and Gallery
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Concetta A.

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Learn folk music or classical. Explore the various styles and genres this instrument is capable of!

About Concetta

Concetta is a NYC based violinist, strings specialist and composer. She writes original art songs inspired by natural science, folk tales, poetry and everyday objects and sounds. She released her first solo album entitled Falling in Time in February 2015 on Waterbug Records. She was a visiting comp

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Jim
My first lesson with Concetta was great. I received a lot of good feedback and things to work on for this first week. Really looking forward to lesson 2 next week!
katherine
Concetta is a super knowledgable and supportive teacher! She adjusts her teaching to student interests and needs. She teaches in a lovely space and if you are super lucky you will meet her adorable dog, pepper <3. I highly recommend her!
Micaela
Hire Concetta, especially to support a beginning violin player! She is warm, professional and very adept at finding your child's musical strengths and then identifying material to help them access and enjoy the music and instrument. AKA GOOD TIMES for all and excited to continue...as it should be. Thank you Concetta for your expertise and flexibility with schedule. Keri-Ann

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Michael L.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • M.A. in Philosophy of Music from University of Chicago
  • Awarded Hugh Hodgson School of Music scholarship from University of Georgia
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Michael L.

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My aim as a teacher is to set students up for success with a relaxed, comfortable technique so that they can produce a beautiful sound soon and become expressive musicians. I believe that people love to do what they can do well! My job is to give students the tools for excellence.

With the knowledge passed down to me from my teachers from the Moscow Conservatory and my passion for helping others learn, I tailor what I teach to the goals, the personality, and the hands of each student. Whether you want to take a traditional classical path towards a professional career, or whether you just want to learn to play for fun, I can help you achieve your goals.

About Michael

I am a professional freelance violinist and teacher living in San Francisco. I began studying violin at the age of 5 and have had the privilege of studying with renowned teachers who taught at Moscow Conservatory, Stanford, and Curtis Institute of Music. I have performed violin and viola in North a

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Ada
I have been taking lessons with Michael Long for the past two years at CSMA in the Bay area. Michael always speaks clearly and to the point, and I always feel heard. He knows exactly what I need to do to grow into my musicianship and encourages me with interesting exercises, technique tips and tricks, and helped me get rid of a few bad habits. Also, when I broke my wrist this year, he pivoted easily and provided extremely interesting and fun classes involving music history, musicians and performances. I would strongly recommend him as a teacher for all ages and abilities.
Monica
My son is a beginner violin player and over the past year, Michael has very patiently nurtured his interest. He was always attentive and found new ways to keep our young son engaged - especially after the classes switched from in-person to online. His support and commitment meant a lot to our son and I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone seeking a violin teacher!
Jennifer
My son James really looks forward to his lessons with Michael every week and his playing has improved with Michael’s teaching!
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Jami B.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
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  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jami B.

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My teaching career began while I was a Conservatory graduate student. Teaching and performing are complementary aspects of being a musician. Instructing others provides a deeper, more thorough understanding of my own approach to playing. Several decades of performing in professional orchestras and chamber music ensembles grants a life time of practical experience to share with my students.

While the serious pursuit of a professional level of accomplishment on two diverse instruments such as the violin and the flute is unusual, the idiomatic characteristics of each one have given me unique insights into other. Over the years I have discovered concepts that have enhanced my performing and teaching of both. These ideas have allowed me to present an integrated approach and perspective for both instruments that not many other teachers would have.

My pedagogical philosophy provides the aspiring student with a greater understanding of the other instruments with whom they will ...

About Jami

I've always had many interests and passions throughout my life and enjoy helping a student explore and develop theirs! Private instruction gives a student the opportunity to have direct interaction with another human being, receive a 'game plan' tailored to their unique learning style and needs, an

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Charles
Jamie is one of those stellar people who is good at everything she does. She is a first rate teacher, performing violinist, Flutist and scholar. I recommend her without any hesitation.
Diana
I was in my mid 50s at the time I began violin lesson with Jami. As an adult beginner, I was apprehensive about learning the violin. I had no familiarity with the violin or string instruments and I also had concerns regarding scheduling lessons due to an often erratic work schedule and a busy family life. Several violin teachers I had contacted prior to Jami were unwilling to teach an adult beginner.

Jami was an amazing teacher! She was personable, encouraging and alleviated all my fears and concerns. She understood my busy schedule and was very accommodating. The lessons were more relaxed than I had initially anticipated. It did not take long before I began feeling comfortable handling the violin and bow. Through Jami, I also learned a great deal about the history and construction of the violin, music for the violin and music theory.

Jami taught a mix of Suzuki, scales and multiple technique and method books; all complementing each other on my path to progressing as a violinist. As an adult, it was nice to gradually incorporate more tunes a mature adult would appreciate playing while continuing to build on the basics. After the first few months, I particularly enjoyed learning how to play violin duets with Jami or having Jami accompany me on the piano. I always left my lessons with a feeling of accomplishment.

I only ceased lessons due to Jami relocating, but I am looking forward to online lessons once I am more technologically capable of doing so. You will not be disappointed if choosing Jami as a teacher!
Katya
I have worked with Jami Bale for over ten years. She has deep knowledge of both violin and flute, and has profound skills in chamber music. Ms. Bale is demanding yet very compassionate teacher, her students excel at a fast pace and make wonderful professional and amateur musicians.
Ms. Bale was an irreplaceable member of the Chamber Music Seminar faculty and Pittsburgh Youth Concert Orchestra.
Whether the student needs to only keep up with the school curriculum or place a top chair in a youth orchestra, Ms. Bale will be there for you every inch of the way.

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Brenden B.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Violin Performance from Eastern Washington University
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Brenden B.

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I have been teaching violin lessons for about ten years, both as a private teacher and in public schools. I have a bachelor's degree in violin performance from Eastern Washington University and spent a year working as a graduate teaching assistant at the University of Memphis, where I studied violin performance, Suzuki Pedagogy, and early music. I have also done additional studies at the Walla Walla Suzuki Institute.

I use the Suzuki approach for the core of my curriculum but work with each student individually to understand and shape their unique goals, using supplemental materials accordingly. I am a firm believer that any person who wants to play the violin can, with the guidance of a good teacher, the right environment, and a solid plan, achieve any goal they set out to pursue. If you have been wanting to begin, or continue, your musical journey I encourage you to take hold of the moment and get started today!

About Brenden

In addition to teaching music, I perform regularly with a number of orchestras, musical theater companies, and chamber ensembles across the Inland Northwest. While the repertoire that I have worked with has had huge variety, my favorite music to work with is early music, which lead me to pursue stu

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The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Copiague 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 $230 per hour.
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"Megan loved her lesson! Charlene was great!"
Megan
Took Violin lessons from Charlene G.
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"Diane works with my teenage daughter and she is absolutely wonderful. My daughter loves the way she teaches and enjoys each lesson."
Vicki
Took Violin lessons from Diane G.
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"Excellent teacher

Kristen is always on time and prepared for my daughters lessons. She knows how to engage my 7 year old and keep her learning while still making lessons fun. My daughter enjoys her lessons and has been progressing nicely. Kristen is very accomplished and skilled at teaching violin."
Nicole
Took Violin lessons from Kristen K.
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"Aleksandre is a fantastic music teacher. He helped me learn how to read music and get started on the violin. He is very pleasant and informative."
Carlos
Took Violin lessons from Aleksandre R.
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"Two lessons in, I can officially confirm that Concetta is an AMAZING teacher (and person to boot).

My violin background was a little questionable beforehand (primarily self-taught via YouTube), but having someone as talented and encouraging as Concetta tailoring a lesson plan specifically for me has already exponentially improved my technique. Your search for a teacher ends here. Five stars. :)"
Brian
Took Violin lessons from Concetta A.
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"Jodie has been my violin teacher for years now, and she is truly a technical reference point for me. She is a teacher of teachers and a caring mentor!"
Jonathan
Took Violin lessons from Joanna K.
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"Fantastic instructor, extremely patient and knowledgeable, highly recommend him."
Alexander
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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"Susanna is very patient music teacher. My son is loving his music lessons."
Sonia
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Was my first violin lesson today, and Diane is very thorough and easy to follow. She is excited about the violin and not just a teacher so I already know that I have a great teacher. I am so excited about my journey with her!"
Nancy
Took Violin lessons from Diane G.
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"Christina is a wonderful teacher with a relaxed and effective teaching style. She has helped me to make tremendous progress in a short period of time."
Kathleen
Took Violin lessons from Christina A.
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