Violin Lessons in Upper East Side. Amazing Teachers.

Flexible & affordable violin lessons. In person or online.

“Today is my opportunity to practice violin.”

Popular Violin Teachers in Upper East Side

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Zydae J.

7 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $67
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Zydae J.

7 Reviews
Book Now
Private Violin Teacher

My teaching philosophy is to provide each student the opportunity to find their passion, to understand who they are as an individual, and to create a sense of community within my studio family. Not only will I give them the tools they need to succeed musically, but most importantly, the tools they need to succeed in life. I want my students to be the best musicians they can be and to be the best versions of themselves that they can be. Abilities vary among each individual and I aim to take the time and the patience to understand and teach every student that comes my way. I am a patient, kind, and caring teacher who strives to show my students just how marvelous they can be.

About Zydae

I have my master's in music education and I also have my teaching license for music education. I have been teaching for six years and I am skilled and proficient in many instruments. I have students as young as 3 and as old as 76 so don't hesitate to reach out and say hello! I'm looking forward to

Recent Reviews
Lee
My child is a little difficult to work with but Zydae was able to get him to really love the piano
Marie
Great piano teacher. Shows lots of progress.
Denise
Wow what a great teacher! You really get what you pay for! Her prices reflect her expertise and knowledge of the music teaching craft!
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Alyssa M.

4 Reviews
Rutherford, NJ
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Alyssa M.

4 Reviews
Book Now
Private Violin Teacher

Music can be a very intimate practice. To share, create and collaborate can be challenging if not fostered in the beginning of musical education. Lending students a safe and educational place to create can lead to great confidence that spans all areas of life and study. Because of this, I encourage involvement in the community where possible. For instance, I most recently had my violin students collaborate with the local youth guitar orchestra to perform a small concert series. I challenged my students to ideate and take a hands on approach to arranging the music. The relationships they built were forever lasting, the skills the gained were expansive and each witnessed their own improvement with excitement. Engagement fosters a higher-level of learning and development.

Fostering creativity leads to development but it can only grow from the fundamentals. The more tools in the box, the more one can create. Some discipline is needed to gain the understanding necessary to reach any ...

About Alyssa

Hello! My name is Alyssa. I can't wait to meet you! Experience: I've been teaching stringed instruments for over 9 years to many ages. I focus on the Suzuki method with the young children and I believe in strong fundamentals. Ear training is a wonderful gift that comes with the discipline of vio

Recent Reviews
Emma
Alyssa is a pleasure to work with! I'm looking forward to more lessons with her.
Allie L.
Amazing instructor, always provides detailed notes on what we should practice for the week. Fun charts and stickers to track practice and highlight progress for my 6 year old. Works so well with children and really knows how to listen to them. Highly recommend.
Oliver
I've had a great experience with Alyssa.

Her lessons are clear and well paced to accommodate your learning style and goals. Her enthusiasm makes class very enjoyable.

I would recommend Alyssa as your instructor.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Chin K.

14 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $180
  • Speaks German, Korean, French, Italian, Spanish
  • Awarded Prizewinner from The International Violin Competition of Indianapolis
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Chin K.

14 Reviews
Book Now
Private Violin Teacher

It is so important to learn from a real professional. I am international soloist and pedagogue, having studied with the world's greatest teachers, Ivan Galamian, Dorothy DeLay, Josef Gingold, etc. international violin competitions winner. It is very easy to get faulty instruction at any stage of the development. Mine is of the highest of quality. I can teach from beginner to the most advanced. Have been teaching for 40+ years.

About Chin

Hi, I am international soloist and pedagogue, soloist with orchestras such as the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, the Czech Philharmonic, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and winner of major and top prizes at numerous prestigious international violin competitions including t

Recent Reviews
Corinne
Dr. Kim helped me build the foundation to my violin playing. As a young learner at 8 years old, he shaped my technique and provided me with the guidance that helped me become the violinist I am today. I studied with Dr. Kim for 10 years up until I went to college, where I am earning a degree in music. I can attribute this privilege to Dr. Kim for pushing me to grow and for teaching me so much during my early years.
Amy
Dr. Kim is a encyclopedia of Galamian based knowledge.
Dr. YJ Cho
It’s been a long time since i first met Dr. Chin Kim, however, I clearly remember how his lesson was so scientifically approached and technically making sense in every details. Since then, I kept playing for him and got much ideas and much help from him which I still do time to time.
Although enough of his degrees, he constantly studies the music (I also have seen him taking a music theory class) and he is very diligent in self-enrichment.
Dr. Kim is very friendly to his students and he could be a good adviser not only in playing the violin but in elsewise, too.
I hope lots of musicians get a chance to meet him and play for him. I guarantee it’s worth much

Meet Online Violin Teachers Serving Upper East Side

Kyle C.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • B.A. Music Education / Music Composition from CSU Stanislaus
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile

Kyle C.

4 Reviews
Book Now
Online Violin Teacher

I teach basic through intermediate violin using the Essential Elements repertoire and my own personalized string exercises. Group lessons are available but I do not teach Suzuki. For the specific times and days for group lessons please contact me first.

About Kyle

Hello potential students! I have a B.A. in instrumental music education and composition. I have taught private lessons for over 12 years. Teaching private music lessons is my primary job, so I have much experience and wisdom compared to teachers who teach "on the side." Students of all ages stay wi

Recent Reviews
Marcela S.
Cool
Monica
Kyle is a great piano teacher! He is very patient with my 12-year old son. Just yesterday he referred to him as “fun Kyle” because he teaches him small songs on the side that he can show friends and family or are for upcoming holidays. He’s always punctual and respectful of our family and home. I’m grateful to have found him!
Thalia J.
Kyle is patient and a great instructor.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Assunta B.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Computer Animation & Design from Full Sail University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.
Student Favorite
This teacher is rated in the top 15% of teachers in the specialty subject. This badge demonstrates subject mastery on a nationwide scale.

Assunta B.

30 Reviews
Book Now
Online Violin Teacher

Experienced teacher for five years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate violin student! All ages welcome. I have taught from 4 years old to 85 years young. Lessons are customized and catered to your needs and goals. Not only will you be playing your favorite songs in no time, but you will be building a strong foundation of note reading, music theory, ear training, sight reading, technique, and more. Let’s make music!

About Assunta

My name is Assunta but I also go by the nickname Susan. I am Italian, I started playing Violin at the age of 13. I was a member of the Naples Chamber Orchestra and a member of the Naples Philharmonic Side by Side program. I won the recipient of first place and winning medal for state competition. I

Recent Reviews
Ishan N.
She is the best and has so much patience. My son has learnt a lot from Ms. Bailey.
Jennifer B.
Cara
this was an amazing experince
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Thomas C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded First Prize from Cremona International Music Competition
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Thomas C.

Book Now
Online Violin Teacher

I have been teaching professionally for the past six years. As a student who struggled myself in nearly every aspect of education, I understand the importance of individualized learning. As a teacher and performer, I look to find relationships between the emotional and intellectual facets of music. By doing this, I try to uncover the mystery of violin playing, allowing my students to gain an understanding that will last with them forever.

Every single student posseses the potential to fulfill his or her violinistic dreams. I cater my teaching around the goals of each student, while still instilling a high artistic integrity.

Though I center each lesson around building a superior technical foundation, duet playing, the theory of harmony, and aural skills are integral parts of my teaching. I strive for my students to develope a beautiful, in-tune, pure sound that can directly connect to their own emotional palette.

About Thomas

Hailed as "delightfully spirited, [with a] rich tone" (Cleveland Classical) violinist Thomas Cooper has appeared as a soloist with several American orchestras, including the Colorado College Festival Orchestra, the Coeur D'Alene Symphony Orchestra, the Credo Baroque Orchestra, the Dubois Orchestra

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing violin teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream violin teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect violin teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each violin lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Violin Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_85423_pi_image
"Lindsey

My son started working with Ms. Autumn about two years ago. Before he started lessons, he was feeling frustrated and behind other students his age. He is now shifting, using vibrato, and showing so much confidence in his playing. Thank you!"
Lindsey
Took Violin lessons from Autumn D.
Profile_132208_pi__MG_5806
"Hallie is teaching my 15 yr old daughter the violin. She talks through the lessons and shows her the techniques on her violin. Lessons are very clear and easy to understand. Polite and professional at the same time. My daughter looks forward to her time with Hallie."
Jenifer
Took Violin lessons from Hallie C.
207223_220916_1274459963
"Diane is amazing! Very kind-hearted and patient. I had a wonderful first lesson and am looking forward to learning more!"
Tatiana
Took Violin lessons from Diane G.
Profile_112318_pi_fullsizeoutput_cc0
"DaNece is doing a great job teaching. We appreciate her helping our almost 4 and 5 year old learn to play music. She is enthusiastic and has been well prepared. The kids have enjoyed having her as a teacher."
Jericho
Took Violin lessons from DaNece L.
Profile_245674_pi_7c02ecc414d08e4dda296df6f169d8b019dc61bd
"Glenda was amazing! Thank you, can’t wait to go back again!"
Antrunika
Took Violin lessons from Glenda J.
Profile_48511_pi_photo
"She was very patient with my 5 year old and accommodating towards our schedule."
Lana
Took Violin lessons from Emily S.
Profile_198281_pi_Profile
"Jesse was not only an instructor but also a mentor for my daughter. He is very patient and realistic besides being very knowledgable and talented. She learned and improved a lot. We were lucky to start this journey with Jesse."
Merve
Took Violin lessons from Jesse M.
Profile_88528_pi_Victor%20Margaret_0018%205x7%20300%20dpi
"Margaret is a wonderful instructor who provides excellent teaching. I really appreciated that she made a point of not only explaining how to hold the bow, the violin, etc, but also explaining why it's important to use certain positions and posture and how it all comes together as one continues to practice. She's also super friendly and how's a very positive and welcoming demeanor."
Siavash
Took Violin lessons from Margaret G.
304514_8fv89snsswf26v3fcvrh
"My daughter i s learning fast and has a lot o f fun with Katie"
Estella
Took Violin lessons from Katie S.
Profile_99618_pi_Krisztina%20Kiss%20w%20viola%203
"Just finished our first violin lesson on-line and it was great! Krisztina's very nice and very patient! Already in one lesson I learned so much! Krisztina was able to explain technical concepts in a clear and simple way. She provided excellent examples and demonstrations on bow placement and finger/wrist relaxation (just to name a few things). It's really awesome to have a teacher with so much experience and musical ability. Also, she is kind and encouraging. I look forward to many more lessons!"
Donna
Took Violin lessons from Krisztina K.
View More
View Less

Popular Violin Articles from our Blog

Vibrato Violin Tutorial for Beginners [Video]

Have you always wanted to learn the vibrato violin? Below, violin teacher Naomi Cherie S.  provides a detailed tutorial on how to do vibrato on the violin... Playing vibrato on the violin can greatly enhance your sound by infusing your notes with emotion, beauty, and intensity. It's the icing on the cake that really makes your playing shine! The standard for an advanced player or professional, vibrato violin comes from moving the arm and/or wrist back slightly toward the scroll, …

By Brooke Neuman