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Rafael R.
Tampa, Florida
I will get you prepare for any audition, orchestra excerpts,etudes, scales,arpeggios,Etc ,Middle School,High school,College,University or just regular school. Violin,Viola,Mandolin
About Rafael R.

Rafael Ramirez,Artistic Director of Tampa Bach Society and founder of Music Educational Tools, was born in Caracas- Venezuela, where he began musical studies through El Sistema (famous Venezuelan music program) in 1992. After immigrating to the United States, he studied at the New World School for the Arts/University of Florida where he earned his Bachelor degree with Honors. Rafael Ramirez holds a Master Degree from Florida International University, an Artist Diploma and a Doctorate in Musical Arts from University of Miami. As a music educator and active performer, Dr. Ramirez has created didactic tools to aid string performers to acquire the necessary skills to develop technique. Dr. Ramirez had worked as a string teacher at El Systema in Venezuela,Miami Greater Youth Symphony,Miami Music Project,Florida Youth Orchestra and Miami Children Orchestra for peace.

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Teaches all skill levels

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Teaching since 1997

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Doctoral in Musical Arts DMA

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Teaches ages 5+

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Speaks Spanish, English

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Violin
Teaches 4 subjects. Different subject may have different prices.
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Teacher's Studio

Mr. Ramirez performed with the South Beach Chamber Ensemble for many years in south Florida. He is an excellent viola player, a great colleague and good friend. I also worked with him at the Miami Music Project. He was an able and patient teacher.

Posted Sep 5, 2016
Teacher's Studio

He has lots of experience, students advance fast and with an excellent technique. They love him!

Posted Aug 27, 2016
Teacher's Studio

Excellent, knowledgable very professional; kind and fun is the way a describe Rafael.Ramire

Posted Aug 27, 2016
Principal Violist
Oct 2016 - Present
Imperial Symphony Orchestra
Principal Viola player
Viola Teacher,Chamber Music Coach
Jun 2007 - Present
Greater Miami Youth Symphony
Summer camp teacher,Viola teacher, Chamber music coach, sectional coach.
Teaching Artist
Aug 2013 - May 2015
Miami Music Project
Viola, Violin teacher. String sectional coach, String conductor,private lesson teacher.
Doctoral in Musical Arts DMA
Aug 2009 - Apr 2013
University of Miami
Artist Diploma
Aug 2008 - Apr 2009
University of Miami
Master in Musical Arts
Aug 2006 - Apr 2008
FIU
Bachelor in Music
Jan 2004 - Apr 2006
University of Florida
English
Professional Proficiency
Spanish
Native Proficiency
3rd PLace, State Mandolin Competition,Capacho-Tachira Venezuela
Jun 1997
Capacho Mandolin Festival
2nd place,State Mandolin Competition, Capacho-Tachira Venezuela
Jun 1996
Capacho Mandolin Festival

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Instructor details
Violin
Teaches 4 subjects. Different subject may have different prices.
This teacher is not currently accepting students