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Ashley M.

4 Reviews
Teaneck, NJ
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Associate in Music from LaGuardia Community College
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Ashley M.

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I began my interest on the violin at a young age, starting at six within my elementary school. As I grew older, I became enamored with the sound and craft of the instrument, putting my knowledge into it deeply as I wished to pursue it with reverent passion. I understand the difficulties and challenges facing those wishing to pursue the violin, from money to teaching accessibility. I've seen many a great talent give up due to this. I make learning flexible but fun; engaging but technical and most of all, understanding and tailored for the individual needs of the student. I specialize in string instrumentation and have a degree in music education, working towards my master's to give the gift of music to all, especially the realm of string instruments.

About Ashley

I am currently a junior at Ramapo College studying music education but I am no foreigner to teaching. I have been teaching for some years now with general ages ranging between 3 to 25, in the violin, viola and cello. I have also taught music theory from a beginner's standpoint to a college sophom

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Cynthia
She cancelled 20 minutes into the lesson. Very unprofessional.
Dalia
My lesson with Ashley was wonderful. She is very patient and great at explaining things to an adult beginner like me, and clearly very passionate about violin music and teaching. She was very easy to get in touch with after I set up the lessons. Thanks!
Kathleen M.
Ashley was very helpful to me. I was floundering. I am a brand new 'musician', still learning to read music. I would still be working with her, but I had to move suddenly. She was very encouraging and I hope to be able to continue lessons again with someone in my new location.
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Kira H.

8 Reviews
Forest Hills, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Science - Violin Performance from Mannes College of Music
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Kira H.

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I accept violinists of all levels, and have completed Suzuki teacher training through book 8. I also bring in other methods such as Shirley Givens Adventures in Violinland for younger students, and incorporate books from Paul Rolland's teaching methodology.

About Kira

I graduated from Mannes College of Music with a BS in violin performance and a minor in psychology. While at Mannes, I was a student of Sally Thomas (Julliard School), and other primary teachers include Yi-Wen Jiang (Shanghai String Quartet), Claudia Schaer, Amy Barlowe and Oscar Ravina. I have per

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Jennifer K.
Kira has been teaching my daughter for more than 5 years now. She tailors her lesson to my daughter’s needs, whatever they may be. Kira has been helping my daughter grow in so many ways – not just with violin skills. I highly recommend Kira!
Vladimir Y.
Great teacher.
Experienced, very patient and helpful.
Erin S.
Kira is an absolute gem! My daughter is a novice and Kira's teaching method was so "in tune" to her getting the best learning experience. My daughter is very enthusiastic about her violin lessons that she can't wait till her next lesson! Thank you Kira for being the best instructor ever!!
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Allyson C.

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New York, NY
Starting at $59
  • Awarded Merit Scholarship Award from SFCM
  • Violin from San Francisco Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Allyson C.

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Professional teacher for twenty years! Lessons are tailored to the individual in terms of repertoire preferences as well as teaching style- I have an extensive background and will find the best way to help you. My students tend to make fast progress.

About Allyson

I’m a friendly, passionate teacher with over twenty years experience and a drive to bring out the best in each student. Whether you are wanting to learn how to play with a great position and sound from the start, play your favorite songs, or wanting to apply to the Conservatory of your dreams with

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Adrian
Both really knowledgeable and really good at explaining things in a way you can understand!

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Lucy L.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Teaches students 5 to 30
  • Awarded Scholarship from CSULB
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Lucy L.

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About Lucy

Violinist Lucy Lu is an active teacher, soloist, chamber and orchestral musician. Ms. Lu's performances take her to several cities around the United States, China, and Europe to play in some of the greatest concert halls.  She served as Concertmaster of the Bellflower Symphony, Orchestra Collectiv

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Charlotte P.
My daughter feels very comfortable with Lucy and like her lessons.
Nalani G.
She is very nice and patient and wonderful to my granddaughter.
Keith L.
I improved my violin playing a lot since I took lessons with Lucy last month. I know learning to play violin is hard but with a good teacher you will improve a lot more faster than you expected.

Kate O.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Masters of Music from University of Michigan
  • Teaching since 2009
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Kate O.

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I love taking the time to get to know each student on an individual level, and finding what gets them excited about making music. With over ten years of experience teaching students ages five through adulthood, I know each person learns differently and has different goals. I will work with you to come up with achievable goals, while also pushing you to discover how to play in a way unique to you!

About Kate

Musician and educator Kate O. works to meaningfully challenge the status quo in the service of engaging and uniting people through the performing arts. A dynamic violinist, a fierce advocate of contemporary music and promoter of responsible and thorough music education in the city of Los Angeles an

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Molly J.
Kate is an incredible teacher - I cannot recommend her highly enough. I have played violin off and on for almost 30 years, and Kate has worked carefully and thoughtfully to help me with basics that I didn't realize I could improve on that have already changed my playing for the better. Kate has a positive and encouraging approach that inspires confidence and joy in practicing. She is able to clearly break down each element of fingering, shifting, and bowing when I am having trouble. She is a gem and I am delighted to revisit my love for the violin under her guidance.
natalie
I have been beyond pleased with Kate. Her energy is calm and encouraging and allows the student to creatively discover how learning works for them. As an adult, having never played ANY instrument before, Kate has been the perfect nurturing guidance on this journey. I've also seen her perform outside of lessons and she is clearly classically trained but pushing the boundaries as an what an artist "should be" which I love as someone learning a skill, to see all perspectives. Kate is on time and professional and I have nothing but positive to say about working with her!!!
Amy
My granddaughter (age 13) has been studying violin with Kate for the past two years and I honestly felt as though we'd struck gold after the first lesson. Kate is smart, talented, patient, and an all-around lovely person who has elevated my granddaughter's music studies.
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Emily V.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Doctor of Musical Arts - Music Performance from CUNY - Graduate Center
  • Teaching since 2008
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Emily V.

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Whether young or old, raw beginner or experienced player, I am happy to teach you! I am keenly aware to the needs of my students and adjust my teaching based on each individual's musical interests and goals. I have experience preparing grade-school aged students for NYSSMA solo festivals.

About Emily

American violinist Emily V. is an active and versatile performer of chamber and orchestral music. As a chamber musician, Emily has appeared with the Mannes American Composers Ensemble in the ensemble's Alice Tully Hall debut. Additionally, she has collaborated with the Newman and Oltman Guitar Duo

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Yitao
I’ve been learning with Emily for 4 years now and have seen major improvements with my playing. She is such a dedicated, hardworking teacher. I have gotten so many amazing opportunities working with her, such as joining youth orchestras, playing in recitals, concerts, etc. No matter your level, she always motivates you to do better. I wish I could learn with her forever :((
Lara
So far so good. Emily was extremely patient and my daughter said she liked it a lot.
Dee F.
I've been learning the violin as a 40-year-old adult with Emily for several months. She is great. I'd recommend her 100%.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in East Meadow, NY

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in East Meadow is $74. 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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"Emily is such a kind and thorough instructor. My 6 year old enjoys their time together. She looks forward to each lesson!!"
Sarah
Took Violin lessons from Emily V.
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"Very sweet, patient."
Sophia
Took Violin lessons from Leanna L.
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"Zebie was very knowledgable in all things violin for beginners such as myself. His pleasant attitude and demeanor made the lesson very easy to be a part of. I am looking forward to more lessons with him."
Steven
Took Violin lessons from Zbigniew R.
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"Very knowledgeable instructor and extremely accommodating. I lived slightly outside his radius and he went to great lengths to have TakeLessons extend his service area."
Logan Johnson
Took Violin lessons from Damien G.
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"Glenda is a very patient and encouraging teacher for a new learner"
Mahendra
Took Violin lessons from Glenda J.
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"Catherine is a very patient teacher! she helps thoroughly and shows techniques step by step. i am very happy to say she is a wonderful theacher! I" ll continue to take up her services!"
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Took Violin lessons from Catherine W.
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"Knows her craft! Skilled at modeling and conveying concepts in ways students can understand. Challenges students in a way that motivates them to want to perform well."
Cher Basnight
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Jonathan is a great teacher! I had my very first violin lesson with him, and he made me feel like I can actually learn how to play this instrument."
Daria
Took Violin lessons from Jonathan T.
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"My daughter was so pleased. Sarah is awesome! The best instructor I have ever seen?"
Megan
Took Violin lessons from Sarah E.
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"she loves her job alot .and she makes you love it as well."
Ayse
Took Violin lessons from Helena G.
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