Fernando Lopez

Fernando L.

Chicago, IL
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About

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Fernando delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
June 2011

Hi there! My name is Fernando L. and I am looking forward to working with you. I have helped many students throughout my four years of private teaching. I am currently working with "Mariachi Oro y Plata", and had the honor to also work with Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra. I look forward to working with you and achieving your goals soon.

*Travel Equipment*
My violin, tuner, stand, metronome, and books. I expect the student to have his/her very own violin and stand.

*My Specialties*
Private or group lessons for all ages, competition/ audition preparation as well.

What to expect?
Expect to have fun and a learning experience. If you are determined, passionate and/or dedicated, what are you waiting for?

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Experience

First Violinist
Feb 2014 - Present
Mariachi Oro y Plata

I am part of a Mariachi who travels around the U.S. gigging and meeting important people. Recording, accompany artist, working with artist is the best thing about my job.

Teacher
Oct 2008 - May 2012
After School Matters Program

Helping students get there hands on their first instrument and learning how to play them.

Violinist
Sep 2005 - Nov 2011
Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra

Worked and performed with CYSO for many years.

Conductor and Performer
Sep 2008 - Jun 2011
Curie Metropolian High School Orchestra

Teaching, conducting and performing were my specialties during my High School years. I had the honor to conduct the orchestra in many concerts.

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency
Spanish
Professional Proficiency

Awards

Full 4-year Scholarship to Study Music Performance in Europe
Nov 2007
Obama Scholarship Letter

Affiliations

National Association for Music Education
Feb 2007

Founded in 1907, NAfME is among the world’s largest arts education organizations. NAfME advocates at the local, state, and national levels; provides resources for teachers, parents, and administrators; hosts professional development events; and offers a variety of opportunities for students and teachers.

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Photos & Videos

Performing with Sones de Mexico Ensemble, a 2 time latin grammy nominee group!

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Summer of 2016, performing for over 10,000 people!

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Carlos S. Jun 12, 2017
Violin · In studio

Very professional and patient with student. Can't wait to keep working with him.

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