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Quinn L.

6 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Awarded Piano trio prize from Shanghai Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Quinn L.

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The most wonderful thing I believe is, no matter that is the student’s level, my students would enjoy playing

About Quinn

Hello, my name is Quinn. I offer cello lesson and violin lessons in-person and online. I began my cello studies at age of seven and won my first cello competition at ten. I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Cello Performance at The Shanghai Conservatory of Music in China and Master’s Degree from

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Claudia
Supportive and encouraging. Very happy with her. Sometimes I can’t hear well through her mask.
Natalie
We are loving cello with Quinn! We had her in person before COVID and now online. She does a great job of guiding the learning process and working with the student (my daughter as an individual)
Shauna
My 9 yr old daughter began cello lessons with Quinn about 2 weeks before lockdown started. I was worried that online lessons wouldn't work out, but Quinn has been amazing. She's great at explaining everything so that my daughter understands, and she pushes just enough to keep her interested without being overwhelmed. She also answers questions promptly by email when any problems arise. I can't recommend her highly enough!
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Elisa R.

10 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Master of Music from New England Conservatory
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Elisa R.

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Hello! I am offering beginning to advanced lessons for students of all ages (age 3 through adult). The methodology that I teach is directly from Oberlin and New England Conservatories. My teaching philosophy is to self motivate students through fun and a positive learning environment. I have over 10 years of teaching experience and have taught in a variety of settings across the US and Taiwan.

About Elisa

Hello! I love to teach and I have devoted my life to obtaining the highest music education possible. Learning to play an instrument is fun but it is also challenging. My lessons consist of technique and general music training that include aural skills and music theory. My lessons are a lot of

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Megan
I am only two lessons in but I am looking forward to more and more lessons. She is really helping me as an adult learner with very little musical background feel like I am very thoroughly being taught, with warmth and patience.
Greg
Elisa is a great violin teacher. I'm proud to be her oldest student on record (I am approaching 75). I started playing just about three years ago all by myself. Then went to Elisa to see if I could make quicker improvements. She patiently corrected a lot of my bad habits and showed me the right way to practice. I was able to make good progress over times. She is fun to be with. Highly recommended for both young and old.
John
Elisa is an amazing viola teacher! The techniques and practicing methods work like magic, and I've improved so much since I started taking lessons. I highly recommend taking lessons from her!
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Denice C.

2 Reviews
Vancouver, WA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Denice C.

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Denice runs a highly sucessful and professional studio. Her many years of experience provide students with the best instruction possible! Regardless of age or interest Denice knows just what you'll need to progress and enjoy lessons weekly.

About Denice

Positivity is my first priority! Together we can hold productive and enjoyable weekly learning sessions. I try to keep instruction as organized and clearly stated as possible. I've learned many tricks over the years and firmly believe anyone can learn. Firm commitment and genuine interest will pave

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Ruby
Denice is an extremely qualified and fenomenal teacher. She has taught me Suzuki violin and Fiddling for 6 years, and I have progressed further than I thought possible in both my playing and listening skills, and my knowledge of music. She cares a tremendous amount about her work and her students which makes the program like a second family to me. Her teaching style is direct and purposeful, and she knows exactly how to push her students to become better players. I highly recommend Denice to everyone, regardless of their skill or age.
Janet
Denice has taught my daughter for six years and has really challenged my daughter to keep striving for excellence. Suzuki method is the best and combined with fiddling, Denice provides a wonderful musical education. Denice has nurtured a supportive teacher-student relationship but is so much more: a mentor, coach, and friend.

If you are looking for a Suzuki teacher who puts her heart and soul into her students and teaching, has high expectations, and also opens up a whole ‘nother musical experience in fiddling, I would definitely recommend Denice.
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Susanna S.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Violin Performance & Pedagogy from Brigham Young University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Concerto Competition winner from UNC Concerto Competition
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Susanna S.

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I'm a violin teacher with over 10 years of experience teaching all age groups. I've taught private lessons and orchestra classes at the public and private level. I'm known for my ability to teach vibrato, bow hold, position, tone production and scales. I've worked with beginners up to advanced stude

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Tom
Susanna’s kind and sweet nature helped me to feel so comfortable as a complete beginner on the violin. She was so patient and encouraging and made learning how to play a fun and uplifting experience. She is an excellent teacher. I cannot recommend her enough!
Susanna S.
Susanna taught both violin and piano lessons to our daughters (ages 7 & 9) for nearly two years. She is a wonderful musician in her own right and as a teacher she was patient, encouraging, and helped my daughters develop their musical talents. She gave them a solid foundation in the fundamentals of musical performance. She was organized and explained expectations with clarity and caring. I'm so grateful for everything she did to advance my daughters' skill levels. I highly recommend her.
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Eric W.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Eric W.

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I started playing violin with the Suzuki method at age 5. I have been teaching violin to ages 4 to adult for over 8 years. While not a concert or symphony level player, I have been providing quality lessons and guidance to beginners and intermediate players of all ages and interest for years. As with all of my lessons, I provide a core curriculum as well as custom tailor to the student's needs and interest. From Bach and other Suzuki classics, to modern favorites like Pirates of the Caribbean or Lindsey Stirling.

About Eric

Music lessons for all ages and levels on guitar, bass, violin, cello, ukulele, banjo, piano/keyboard, voice/singing, and songwriting. Private studio in downtown Redmond, WA or online lessons. I have been teaching for over 20 years, and performing and recording as a singer/songwriter/guitarist for ov

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Josh W.
I'm an intermediate musician learning Ukele for the first time. Eric took the time to help me figure out the basics and ultimately helped me learn to how play two songs with very distinct styles, Somewhere Over the Rainbow, and Dust in the Wind.
Bruce H.
Great teach after first lesson. Excited to continue.
Annastasia L.
Great to play with
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Jenni C.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • Bachelor of Music Education from South Dakota State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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Jenni C.

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Experienced Violin and Viola instructor with over 19 years teaching both private lessons and public school orchestras. All ages and abilities welcome. Lessons are tailored to each student, based on their goals and playing experience. Fosters an encouraging environment in which students learn effective practice and performance strategies that allow them to thrive as musicians.

About Jenni

I am a professional violinist, violist, and educator whose passion is helping students achieve their goals as musicians. It is a joy to watch a student learn an instrument and make great strides in their playing. My goal as your teacher is to create a supportive learning environment in which student

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Jayne
My daughter has been taking viola from Jenni for years. She is so encouraging and dedicated to her students. My daughter has grown so much in her playing because of Jenni's commitment to excellence. We are thrilled with Jenni!

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Nickolaus
Took Violin lessons from Elisa B.
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"My daughter loves her and felt very comfortable with her for her first lessons. Very Attentive and very patient and kind! 👍"
Emily
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Great teacher

Jessica had been wonderful teaching my 13 year old daughter. She was always patient and kind."
Hsiao-Hui
Took Violin lessons from Jessica B.
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"Charlene is knowledgable and VERY patient. She started instructing my daughter when she was four years old and has always been encouraging and respectful."
Nicole
Took Violin lessons from Charlene G.
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"My daughter has had multiple instructors over the past 4 years and Helena is her favorite. Her technique and personality make her a joy to work with and Elsa is eager to practice and looks forward to her lesson each week."
Elsa
Took Violin lessons from Helena G.
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"She is an excellent teacher for my 8year old. She is very encouraging and very patient while instructing."
Kalyani
Took Violin lessons from Hallie C.
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"I have a great experience of teaching with Mary ! I was already violonist but she helped me discover the wonderful world of fiddle music. I had a complete classical training and I wanted to be more free with my music so Traditional Irish tunes where the best !
Mary is very kind, patient, sweet, funny and will know how to adjust to your need without any doubt. She is a awesome musician in a great variety of music so have your pick !"
Alexandra
Took Violin lessons from Mary-Elizabeth H.
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"My 10 year old daughter is loving her violin lessons with Stephanie!"
Lexi
Took Violin lessons from Stephanie Y.
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"She is very patient with my ADHD boy! And my son seems to like her! If you have little kids then she is the one teacher they need."
Landon
Took Violin lessons from Josephine Y.
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"Nicholas is professional, knowledgeable and easy to talk to. I am excited about future lessons!"
Kelli
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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