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Don K.

Norfolk, MA
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 5 to 25
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Bachelor of Music Degree in Composition from The Juilliard School
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Don K.

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I always say to students, it's not WHAT you're playing, it's HOW you're playing it that is the sign of a good player. Technique -- the HOW -- is extremely critical, before one can play pieces -- the WHAT -- well. Lessons with me involve establishing a solid basis of technique, also learning to read music rather than playing only by ear, and of course, learning pieces. Get ready for a wonderful journey of discovery about the intricacies, difficulties, AND rewarding joys of playing the viola!

About Don

Hello! I am a professional musician with a great passion for teaching violin, viola, and ear training. For a complete bio, please follow this link: http://classicaloccasions.com/donkrishnaswami/bio.html I am active in the Boston area as a performing musician and teacher. I have collaborated wit

Julia K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks Polish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Julia K.

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Very experienced violist welcomes students of all levels and ages! I have a strong passion for music and I love teaching and sharing my knowledge. You will learn pieces early on and quickly as I teach you important fundamentals as well as theory and ear training. My priority is teaching you how to make music and have fun with it. My lessons are tailored to your specific needs as we work together to make music. Let's get started!

About Julia

Hi there! My name is Julia. I am very passionate about music and look forward to teaching you! I am a violinist and violist, currently attending Saint Mary's University as an undergraduate student. I have played music all my life and have a lot of experience and knowledge to offer my students. I ha

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Livia A.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Maryland
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Livia A.

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I began teaching viola lessons privately 5 years ago and have had as many as 40 students at one time. I have had many beginner students of all ages, and welcome students of any age or level. I approach each one of my students individualistically, focusing on the kind of music that interests and excites them most, while also providing material and exercises to help strengthen the students’ musicianship and technical proficiency on the instrument. I believes in bettering my student’s abilities through encouragement and positive reinforcement, guiding them to find a love and commitment to music. I understand that above all else, music should feel fun and rewarding and serve as a way to express yourself. If you're not having fun, you're missing the point! I have taught classical music, jazz, fiddle, and pop, and have a background in the Suzuki Method

About Livia

I am a violinist of 21 years formally trained in both classical and jazz music. I graduated from the University of Maryland in 2015, where I received my Bachelor of Music degree in violin performance, studying under performer and pedagogue Dr. James Stern (D.M.A., The Juilliard School.) I've been a

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Sydnee W.
Livia was great with my daughter! She has a wonderful personality and made the lesson really enjoyable.
Teresa
Livia was my sons violin teacher for 3 years. We couldn’t have asked for a better teacher. My son started when he was in third grade with a different teacher, and it was not a good match. Livia came and met my son and they clicked right away. I asked my son (now in 7th grade) what to say in this review, he said that Livia is a great teacher, he learned a lot, and he had tons of fun. She has a laid back and patient manner. Because of her I believe he will have a lifelong love of violin. I give her my highest recommendation.

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Kyle B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kyle B.

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I strive to craft lessons which will give my students a wide base of skills on the violin, although we will be foremost concerned with having excellent technique and a great sound. Beyond that, I can teach you note reading, theory, composition/arranging, and improvisation. If you are interested in learning something other than classical violin, I also have extensive experience in bluegrass, old-time, and jazz fiddle, and can help you develop a unique voice on your instrument. Shoot me a message today to see if we'd be a good fit!

About Kyle

I am a professional violinist, violist, guitarist, pianist, composer, and educator. In addition to recording and touring with my own bands, I regularly arrange and record strings for artists and producers in a wide range of styles, from underground rappers to indie rock bands to grammy winning pop

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Vivian
We got right into it and he addressed all my questions and needs at the first lesson!
Justine L.
Kyle is a great teacher and has taught me some awesome songs to begin with. Looking forward to continue working with them!
Caen C.
Kyle was so kind and attentive to my 4 year old grandson My grandson’s attention span is not long but Kyle kept his attention for 30 minutes

JoAnne H.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Awarded Phi Kappa Phi from University of Utah
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Utah
  • Teaching since 1975
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JoAnne H.

23 Reviews
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beginner to intermediate

About JoAnne

B Mus from U of U 1975. M Mus Ed from Boston U 2008. Retired Orchestra Director and teacher (grades 5 - 12) Tooele HS & Jr HS + elementary program. Former Utah State Fiddle Champion. Past affiliation with Utah Oldtime Fiddlers. I still love helping students reach their musical potential. I am

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Ileana B.
I left after my first lesson as an adult, looking forward to future lessons. She is very proficient in the way she gives her class, sensitive to the needs of the student, and has a pleasant manner that soon has you at ease. I felt I learnt quite a bit in that first class.
Lauren
Lauren is progressing so nicely! JoAnne is a great instructor.
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Anna T.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Russian
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Awarded First prize from International Violin Competition named after A. Glazunov
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Anna T.

31 Reviews
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I have started playing viola in 2015 as part of my professional training. I am happy to explore the repertoire with you and help you achieve your learning goals.

About Anna

I am happy to offer professional training in violin for beginner, intermediate, and advanced students. I have 8 years of teaching experience in an academic and private environment. I have worked extensively with students of various ages. We will tailor the lessons to your needs and goals to achieve

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Alana
She is very patient with my daughter. My daughter has been consistently improving after 5 lessons.
Lynn
I like to study with Ms. Anna T. She's easy to understand and follow.
Monika
Anna is an excellent and very patient teacher. I am an adult student that has zero experience in music but in the last few weeks I’ve learned how to read music and actually how to use my violin all thanks to Anna.

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Average Cost of Viola Lessons in Providence, RI

The average cost of 60-minute viola lessons in Providence is $69. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $35 and $120 per hour.
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$41 average
45 min
$55 average
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"Elizabeth is a fantastic teacher. She taught 2 of my daughters. One of them played viola and one played violin. Both of the girls enjoyed Elizabeth's sweet demeanor, enthusiastic approach to teaching, and the encouragement to do their best. The girls advanced during the 2 years they took lessons from Elizabeth."
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Took Viola lessons from Elizabeth C.
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"She is a great instructor! Very patient, especially when there are weeks where I don't get to practice very much because of work. She is understanding and always looks for the progress."
Colleen
Took Viola lessons from Kendra R.
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"Catherine did a lovely job with my 9 year old daughter!"
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Took Viola lessons from Catherine W.
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"Ms Susanna was timely to the session and patient with my son as we ran into some difficulties from my end. He enjoys the 1:1 interactions already."
Quinn
Took Viola lessons from Susanna S.
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"I'm actually a colleague of Michael's from the Las Colinas Symphony, and freelance work too. But I do learn a lot from the guy, so maybe consider me a student also! He's one of the finest, and most well respected musicians in the orchestra. Super knowledgeable, very creative and fun. Call this guy up, talk to him for 2 minutes, you will see what I mean."
Drew
Took Viola lessons from Michael D.
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"If I could write anything to hope that you choose Kristen to teach you, imagine it here: _______. That said. She is Amazing, Fantastic, Patient, Fun, Understand, did I say Patient!? I am a 28 year old man that is learning Viola as his "2nd" real instrument. I play piano well, and "campfire" guitar. Kristen is teaching me to read Alto clef and play the Viola. She is teaching at MY pace and not complaining when I come in without having the most practice time accomplished throughout the prior week. She has a flexible schedule and is available for communication (email and phone) between lessons (I've rescheduled many times because my work hours are not constant). She's Great! I hope you let her teach you! Thank you for reading."
Anthony Atthowe
Took Viola lessons from Kristen K.
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"Super awesome teacher! So good with both younger kids and teenagers and the hard work he puts in to help others really shows in his students!"
Lindsay
Took Viola lessons from Brian R.
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"Excellent teacher, she has a charisma that makes children pay attention easily, hence they learn faster."
Lawrence
Took Viola lessons from ESTEFANIA H.
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"Shannon was engaging. She made me comfortable, she’s polite. Very patient as we were trying to tune my viola. She helped me in every way she could. I am very blessed to be her student."
Imani
Took Viola lessons from Shannon S.
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"Susanna is a very experienced and professional strings teacher. She is an excellent violist. She has great rapport with her students and they enjoy learning with her. I highly recommend her."
Sharyn
Took Viola lessons from Susanna S.
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