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Aekyung K.

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Viola
Starting at $30
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  • Awarded Full Scholarship from The Juilliard School
  • Teaching since 2010
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Aekyung K.

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I have found that the classical music world can often fall into the trap of being stuffy, competitive, and intimidating. The professional scene can sometimes lose sight of what's really important (that music is supposed to be fun and enjoyable!) and unfortunately drive some people away from this divine art form. Music is everything and everywhere - it is the most intimate, intuitive and beautiful language that transcends the oral and written word. I do emphasize proper technique in lessons, but I do not lose sight of this truth and try my best to keep my students motivated and inspired. With all that being said, I can go at whatever pace the student wishes. I can provide a low pressure, light hearted environment. I am also capable of placing focus on refining proper violin/viola technique - this creates the best results and faster progress. At the end of each lesson, I give clear instructions how to productively practice at home.

About Aekyung

Graduated from The Juilliard School with both my Master's and Bachelor's degree. Studied with the principal of the NY Philharmonic. Suzuki Certified Teacher. Currently on faculty at an established music institute in CT and a member of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra. More about me: I am a highly

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October 18, 2019
Claudia
Ms. Aekyung is professional and dedicated teacher, Ms. Aekyung makes sure to provide student all necessary elements to achieve your personal goal. Exceeded my expectations. I highly recommend her.
October 17, 2019
Jenny
Aekyung is a phenomenal teacher and is very friendly so lessons are comfortable. She not only provides advice on how to improve in the moment, but also strategies to practice at home to ensure you improve as much as possible. I love the way she teaches and I have seen myself improve a lot since I started lessons with her!
October 4, 2019
Dora
Aekyung is an amazing teacher! She is a professional musician and brings that professionalism into her teaching with a friendly and joyful feel.
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Cody H.

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Viola
Starting at $20
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2012
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Cody H.

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We will work together to learn the fundamentals of viola playing, pursue students´ personal goals, and work towards mastering viola performance as an art.

About Cody

Violinist Cody is excited to be actively teaching and performing in his hometown once again, having taught private students since 2012 and serving as a violin instructor at “Music for Kids,” a not-for-profit music school in Chicago. He has had extensive pedagogical training both at Baldwin Wallace

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June 7, 2019
Lynn
My kid enjoys the lesson. Thanks Cody!
June 5, 2019
Chris B.
Cody is a wonderful teacher. He is easy going, patient and holds a vast tome of knowledge in his head. Yes, he has a masters in Bach, but don't think he is snooty, he used to play violin in a metal band.
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Dixie O.

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Viola
Starting at $25
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hello! I am so excited to work with you and help you improve as a violist! I have been teaching private lessons, orchestra classes, and tutoring in music for over 5 years. I recently graduated with my Bachelor's in Music Education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and I have taught string players at all ages and abilities, from beginners to advanced players. I would be honored to help you achieve your goals, whether you are unpacking your viola for the first time, wanting to learn any classical/pop/rock/folk piece, or preparing for an audition. I have experience from playing in masterclasses, auditions, gigs, playing in different orchestras, and even learning to play my instrument without having a teacher to guide me when I was first starting out. Best wishes, and see you soon!

About Dixie

Hi! My name is Dixie and I have played the violin/viola for 12 years. I have been teaching music lessons/classes for over 5 years, and I have also taught beginning to intermediate orchestra classes over the course of my undergraduate studies. I recently completed my bachelor's in music education (i

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Elizabeth B.

(41)
Viola
Starting at $29
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Awarded Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society from Phi Theta Kappa
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Elizabeth B.

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All level of viola study from beginner through professional.

I am a professional violinist/violist with a Master of Music degree, extensive performance, and teaching ability/experience,

About Elizabeth

Elizabeth has taught violin and viola for twenty years. She has a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance from DePaul University School of Music. Her teachers have been among the best in the world. She has been a member of orchestras, chamber music ensembles, and has performed solos throughout

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October 9, 2019
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Cecilia B.
Elizabeth is a phenomenal instructor! Both kind and patient, she is incredibly knowledgeable and takes the time to help me understand the nuances of technique or the background of a particular piece of music. I'm nowhere near a natural player, but her approach to structuring my lessons and practice activities fits my needs as a learner, especially considering that I am an adult student juggling a myriad of other responsibilities. Elizabeth is adept at tailoring her lessons and long-term approach to my growth as a player to my skills and challenges, so that I not only immensely enjoy the experience, but also feel the growth I am making each and every week. She's the best I've ever had!!
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Ivan M.

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Viola
Starting at $92
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Online Viola Teacher

I have been teaching strings (Violin, Viola, Cello) since 2016. In addition, I have also taught beggining piano. Well versed in many styles of music and a teacher of the Suzuki method of violin playing

About Ivan

Hello! My name is Ivan Mendoza and I am a strings instructor in the Northern Jersey area. I am primarily a violist and have been studying the instrument for thirteen years. I am an active chamber musician in the area and currently finishing a string quartet residency at the Cali School of Music stu

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Elisa B.

(15)
Viola
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio
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  • Speaks English, Finnish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Violin teacher's certificate from Sibelius Academy, Helsinki, Finland
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Online Viola Teacher

Correct play position, reading viola clef, scales, etudes, solo pieces, shifting, vibrato. Possibility to play in a student string orchestra!

About Elisa

Violin Teacher's Certificate - Sibelius Academy, Finland Suzuki Teacher Training - Marylhurst University, OR Classical and Suzuki options - starting Suzuki students as early as 3 yrs old. Teaching Suzuki Books 1-11. Beginners, intermediate and advanced levels I am using classical method books

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October 4, 2019
Joshua
Ms. Boynton is a thoughtful and positive teacher.
July 30, 2019
Grace G.
Elisa is wonderful! She’s patient and fun. My granddaughter really likes her and looks forward to her lesson. She was playing songs by lesson #4.
April 22, 2019
Jace
Elisa was very patient with our three-year-old and made it a fun experience for him!

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Average Cost of Viola Lessons in Westernville, NY

The average cost of 60-minute viola lessons in Westernville is $77. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $30 and $160 per hour.
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"If you’re reading reviews I bet you’re kinda curious how someone can help you learn Viola online. Let me tell you it really does work!! I am a 26 year old adult who decided to learn viola and Mimi has been helping me fine tune my notes and read music and theory to get better! I wouldn’t recommend online in the very beginning. I feel it was best to go to a shop, get tape on your instrument to know where the baseline for your fingers go. How much rosin to put on your bow because that is tough to tell via a camera, but once you have the basics taking lessons online is great! Mimi is very patient, she can hear my notes and tell me if it’s flat or my bowing is crooked. I send her sheet music I’m interested, we work on basics like scales then we work on sheet music! And if you’re not happy with it they offer a full refund. I would definitely give it a shot if I were you!"
- Shannon
Took Viola lessons from Mimi D.
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"It is a very delightful experience to work with Mimi. She is helping me get those deep lovely tones from the viola and helping me with techniques to help me play without fatigue so I can play longer and with more enjoyment!"
- Maggie Bloodworth
Took Viola lessons from Mimi D.
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"She made me feel comfortable and took me to the lesson plan step by step. As with the homework."
- Yvette
Took Viola lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"It has been an honor to know Susanna since her days as a student teacher. She was an extraordinary student teacher and now, with many years of teaching experience behind her, continues to set realistic goals for her students, and for herself."
- Donna
Took Viola lessons from Susanna S.
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"Sam has prepped our daughter for an audition for SOTA and after all their hard work, we are over the moon that she had been accepted. Sam's lessons had played a huge part in her doing well in her audition. He picked a complex piece for her solo which I felt had slow and fast movements and tempos, as well as emitted both a lighthearted and melancholy mood. The piece felt much like a roller coaster ride of sounds and emotions all in one piece. Sam has been and continues to be such a great fit for our daughter."
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Took Viola lessons from Samuel N.
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"pretty awesome"
- anna
Took Viola lessons from Kendra R.
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"Mr. Chen is very patient and professional."
- YANNIE
Took Viola lessons from Chen C.
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"My daughter's confidence and skills as a violist have grown tremendously while under Martina's tutelage. I'm so pleased with the online lessons which give us the quality of an exceptional instructor in the comfort of our own home and on our schedule. Finding Martina has been a blessing to my daughter and her music."
- Monica
Took Viola lessons from Martina S.
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"My 13 year old granddaughter just finished her 1st year of viola at school in June 2014 and she wanted to take summer lessons to stay sharp. There were a lot of teachers available within a 10-15 minute drive, but after trying other teachers, we chose Mark (a 30 minute drive ) because, as others have commented, he is extremely patient and teaches by correcting, not criticizing. He simply has a gift for teaching. I have never regretted the extra drive. Once you've had a lesson with him, you won't want to go to anyone else."
- Mike
Took Viola lessons from Mark L.
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"She's the best! My daughter started on violin with the school and then moved on to viola. Finding a viola teacher is no easy task! In fact, finding anything for the viola - music, strings, etc ... is difficult! But Kimberly does a great job and got her off to a wonderful start. We are so incredibly happy to have Kimberly teaching our daughter. Do not rely on your child's school to teach viola - go directly to Kimberly."
- Katie
Took Viola lessons from Kimberly B.
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