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Quinn L.

6 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Chinese, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Piano trio prize from Shanghai Conservatory of Music
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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.

9 Reviews
Portland, OR
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Master of Music from New England Conservatory
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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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!
Laura
Elisa is a great violin teacher. She is patient and fun, yet challenges our daughter which helps her advance quickly. She is very skilled at setting developmentally appropriate goals and my 9 year old daughter loves her!
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Denice C.

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Vancouver, WA
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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Valeri S.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $38
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Valeri S.

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Teaching Philosophy:

I believe that learning how to play the violin is about more than hammering away countless hours of practice. The well-rounded musician of today absolutely must have a foundational understanding of sustainable technique, music history, and music literacy as far as these can be applied to the player’s personal goals. As they practice and apply what they’ve learned in their lessons, each week my students are becoming stronger, more independent players.

In this way, their daily practice and weekly lesson help them blossom into musicians with a life-long love of playing the violin, and each new page of music presents a new adventure to take up.

No matter what, I seek to meet my students where they are and set them up for success. I do this through:

-strengthening awareness of the violin & bow
-educating about both shoulder rest and non-shoulder rest techniques
-cultivating better intonation
-helping students tap into the resonance of the instrument
...

About Valeri

I’m a professional violinist who’s passionate about slow living, sustainable practice, and making beautiful music! As a chamber musician and orchestral performer, I've travelled and trained extensively in my journey of mastering the violin. I studied historically informed performance with Dr

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Bryant
Valeri is a highly organized and responsive instructor who works well with both kids and adults. I highly recommend her as your next private violin or piano instructor. She is trained in both pedagogy and performance practice, and knows what it takes to succeed in music at the professional level. Whether a beginner or experienced adult, Valeri can meet you at your level and help you succeed.
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YIDAN S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Music Performance and Music Education from UCLA
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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YIDAN S.

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For each new student, I would spend some time getting to know each other and figure out the goal of learning. Then, after getting to the actual playing, I would give suggestions and demonstrate for further improvement. Lastly, I will assign an appropriate amount of exercises for students to take home and practice :)

About YIDAN

I am currently studying music performance and music education majors at UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music. I have been teaching since six years ago. I have also participated in various music-related activities such as tutoring, participating in clubs, volunteering in local churches, etc. I'm willing

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Mark L.

81 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks I only speak English. My Spanish is very limited.
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
  • Awarded Who's Who in American Teachers, Jazz Festival Award from National Academic Affairs, CCC
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Mark L.

81 Reviews
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You will be guided by me through method books and also use supplemental materials I create to help you advance. You will learn the basic 5 positions of the instrument to increase your sounding range. You will learn orchestra skills including following a conductor and articulation and intonation, styles of expression, and rhythm. I have been teaching violin for 7 years. My students have won seats in school orchestras and spots in various music schools. I want to be your next instructor.

About Mark

AS OF May 21, 2021 I AM ONLY TEACHING ONLINE. I DO NOT CURRENTLY HAVE STUDENTS VISITING MY STUDIO BECAUSE OF THE CORONA OUTBREAK. I help students who need help due to the struggles they go through with their instruments. I have proven note reading methods for piano, violin, viola, cello, bass, guita

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Parker K.
So far my son is enjoying the lessons! Mark is very patient and thorough, which my son needs.
mary
I learned a ton in my first lesson! Mark is very knowledgeable. He was able to break musical concepts down which made it easier to understand. He was very positive, which helped stay positive!
Torrey L.
Mark is a fantastic piano teacher! He is patient and caring. He also has a unique way to help children remember important foundational elements of piano playing. I highly recommend!

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"Excellent teacher! Very organized, kind and patient."
Meg
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Jiuri has taught my daughter for 2years, we enjoyed a lot from working with her, looking forward to another great year."
Karl White
Took Violin lessons from Jiuri Y.
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"Mark is so kind and patient. You can tell he is very knowledgeable and loves teaching. So excited to work with him."
Taylor
Took Violin lessons from Mark L.
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"Mr. Lacey is the Best!!

My 5 year old LOVES him. Mr. Lacey communicates well with his students. He uses positive reinforcement, but makes it a point to teach that students take ownership. My grandson has only been taking lessons for a couple of months, and is already playing several songs on the violin. I would totally recommend Mr. Lacey to anyone interested in learning an instrument."
Marlis
Took Violin lessons from Mark L.
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"great instructor, we have seen some improvements in my son's ability to play since his classes started"
Marco
Took Violin lessons from Kendra R.
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"Great with children very understanding knows a lot of information willing to help you succeed in success! Would recommend to anyone."
Sophia
Took Violin lessons from Catherine W.
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"Amazing first lesson! I can't wait for number two!"
Laurel
Took Violin lessons from Panagiota K.
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"Leah is fun, energetic and makes learning the violin fun!"
Cambria
Took Violin lessons from Leah K.
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"Great Knowledge

Jessica has a fantastic knowledge of the violin. Not only can she explain the theory behind music but relate it to everyday examples. She has a fun personality too; so she makes understanding and learning the pieces fun and easy. She taught me to learn more, push my boundaries, and gain confidence while playing."
Mikayla
Took Violin lessons from Jessica H.
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"This is my first music lesson in years. Concetta is an amazing, patient teacher and gives feedback in a very positive manner. I am so glad I have the opportunity to take lessons from her."
Jaclyn
Took Violin lessons from Concetta A.
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