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Sam K.

9 Reviews
Oakdale, PA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1992
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Sam K.

9 Reviews
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Basics of scales and intonation development, reading, bowing basics and fiddle style bowing rhythms, improvising, double-stops

About Sam

I play and teach Guitar (Electric/Acoustic), Bass (Electric/Upright), 5-String Banjo (Bluegrass and Old-timey), Violin/Fiddle, Mandolin, Dobro, Pedal Steel Guitar and Lap Steel Guitar, Ukulele, Piano and Piano Accordion. I have been teaching in the Pittsburgh area for over 20 years and owned my mus

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Catherine
Sam was awesome - is a wealth of knowledge and skill and had so much to share. I will definitely be going back for many more lessons!
Katharina K.
Sam is very patient with this novice student and has given great practice tips for improvement.
Marc S.
Great first lesson with Sam. Learned a lot the entire way through
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Yanchi C.

1 Review
Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Yanchi C.

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Experienced teacher of 9 years.
My goals for teaching is to help all of the children I work with to become more noble human beings through their positive experiences with music!
My priorities for teaching are balanced posture, balanced tone, perfect intonation and great skills for developing artistic musicianship in performance.
Currently accepting students of all ages and levels.

About Yanchi

Yanchi, violinist, began her musical studies on the violin at the age of four in the studio of Derong Wang, one of the top music conservatories in China. As a child, She has won many awards and competitions. During her middle and high school years, she was concertmaster of the Student Symphony orch

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Junhao
Very professional teacher. Got great improvement under her teaching. She surely knows a ton about music and fun!
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Debra R.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $27
  • Music from Morgan State University
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 3 to 18
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Debra R.

8 Reviews
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Learn to play the violin with creativity, encouragement, and consistency. Violin students will learn via the suzuki method and or customized lessons. Students will learn to be creative, musical, and confident as they strum this beautiful stringed instrument.

About Debra

Debra has been teaching private lessons since 2002 and is currently available to teach lessons in her home studio, and online. Debra has helped students learn to read, write and perform music in a fun and relaxed environment. Debra received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music from Morgan State Univ

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Imani
Great teacher! , very kind, patient and experienced, does a great job with teaching your level of skill, she is very supportive and never will make you feel like you can’t do it, the sky is the limit for success in her music room!
Rion
Inaya has gained an incredible interest in playing the piano since beginning her classes. She practices on her own now very consistently. Debra is patient with her and that goes such a long way! I am proud of Inaya and highly recommend Debra as a piano instructor.
David
Debra was patient, fun and very warm. We felt welcomed the moment we met at her studio. Debra creates an environment that truly fosters learning with several brain games and activities for the kids to help them on the instruments.

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Elana L.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Marryott Music Scholarship from Rutgers
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Elana L.

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My violin and viola students study classical Russian technique--used by the best players in history. It involves efficient use of the body, both to avoid injury when playing and also to get the best possible sound from the instrument. Students progress in technique, musicality, and music theory.

About Elana

Hello, My name is Elana. I'm a professional violinist and enjoy teaching students of all ages and levels. My students have ranged from ages 4-64. Their goals have ranged from pure enjoyment to those considering a career in music. My goal is to help each student play to the best of their abil

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I am an adult student who has been taking violin lessons with Elana for about a year now. Elana is a highly skilled and talented instructor. Her unlimited patience and constant encouragement is what keeps me going. I always come out of the lessons feeling confident and excited to learn more. While Violin is known to be a difficult instrument to learn, Elana's way of teaching makes you feel like "you've got this!" I'm so happy I've found such an amazing teacher as Elana and I would highly recommend her to anyone who's interested in learning the Violin. With Elana, you can be confident you'll be playing beautifully in no time!
Mila R.
I hired Elana to give violin lessons to my daughter and help her prepare for audition.She already had private teacher but after two years I was not happy with the progress she made and decided to hire someone else.After first lesson with Elana I was sure I made the right decision.After second lesson my daughter told me she learned more with Elana in two lessons than with previous teacher in two years!Elana is very passionate when it comes to teaching violin,she is honest about her expectations and student's progress,yet very patient and mild in interaction.I could not recommend her more!

Amy N.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Music in viola performance from Azusa Pacific University
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Amy N.

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Enjoyment and engagement precede technical study— always!

Why are you drawn to this instrument, piece of music, or performance situation? We will study all of the things you’d expect: scales, exercises, études, and repertoire. But I like to think I add more value than the notes on the page. And learning to play an instrument is all about reflecting your joy of playing it to the world! Precision is necessary but first is passion. This is why we always begin with enjoyment and engagement.

I consider the whole person I am teaching. I like to approach playing any musical instrument with the whole mind and body. You’ll learn how to most naturally hold and play your instrument with as much ease as if you were simply walking down the street. Only with ease can we play these instruments for life!

About Amy

Hi! I'm Amy, and I am thrilled that you've arrived at my profile. I'd love to work with you. Feel free to send me a question or inquiry today! Teaching is my passion. Every student, lesson, and class I teach lights me up! Everything I do outside of teaching (performing, practicing a healthy

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Candice L.
Amy is a wonderfully gifted teacher! My teen daughter loves her teaching style and encouraging personality. Amy has a knack for understanding a student's strengths and weaknesses and guiding them to reaching their potential. We highly recommend her!
Finnian Jones
My 2nd grade daughter is enthralled with learning the guitar and Amy deserves much of the credit. Her teaching skills are perfect for my daughter - fun, interactive and at the right level! I am thrilled we found Amy and look forward to watching my daughter's guitar skills grow! - Jen
Harini Iyer
Amy is a super friendly and knowledgeable tutor! I loved all our lessons and hope to get more lessons with her in the future.

Michael R.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BA in Music from University of North Texas
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Michael R.

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Violin is one of my favorites to listen to and includes such a wide range of music, from fiddle, to blues to of course classical.

About Michael

Michael has worked with kids for 10 years in schools and arts programs to find fun and their best self through performance. He has taught orchestra, chamber music, jazz band and music theory in the public schools, while performing in local ensembles in and around the city. He also has studied dra

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Very patient and knowledgeable - tech worked well for the lesson
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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Mc Donald, PA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Mc Donald is $73. 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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"Diane works with my teenage daughter and she is absolutely wonderful. My daughter loves the way she teaches and enjoys each lesson."
Vicki
Took Violin lessons from Diane G.
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"Hi, Three of our children took violin lessons with Cara Arnold for 4-5 years. She was an amazing violin teacher. She understood how to tailor her lessons to each individual child and was adept at finding music pieces that were challenging but also fun for the kids to learn. She has an enthusiasm for violin that she shared with our children and was always encouraging to them- but was also able to toe the line or ask for more when needed. I highly recommend her as a violin teacher. She is thoroughly knowledgeable in her subject and has years of experience with all ages. She also completely enjoys her job and it shows."
Margaret
Took Violin lessons from Cara A.
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"Dan is a wonderful teacher. My 14 years old daughter has been taking violin lessons from him, and she likes each lesson with Dan. He is very knowledgable and professional. He is also very good with children; he is extremely patient, gentle, and encouraging. Thank you Dan!"
Emese
Took Violin lessons from Dan C.
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"I have had 3 lessons with Kathleen and they have been great and full of information. She is always very encouraging and is very friendly."
Alice
Took Violin lessons from Kathleen L.
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"We got our daughter a violin for Christmas and she was kind of nervous for her first lesson. Chenyu immediately put her at ease. Sh is very patient and explains things very well. Looking forward to the next lesson"
Sydney
Took Violin lessons from Chenyu Z.
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"Great start and good to know Zhana!"
Amanda
Took Violin lessons from Zhana G.
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"Yoon Jae is patient and creative teacher. Even when I can't understand the material, or am not performing my highest capacity, he patiently teaches me. He never moves too quickly or get angry. He is also creative. Anyone can stand and review a material, but he can explain it in a way that I can easily understand and remember."
Kilun
Took Violin lessons from Yoon Jae L.
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"Anna is a wonderful and thoughtful teacher. My daughter really enjoys her and I am thankful to have found Anna."
Mary
Took Violin lessons from Anna F.
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"Really understood my 9 year old daughter who was contemplating a switch from Suzuki to something else. Fun, engaging, energetic - highly recommended."
Mikael
Took Violin lessons from Jessica H.
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"JoAnne is a really good teacher!"
Annabelle
Took Violin lessons from JoAnne H.
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