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Cameron K.

17 Reviews
Houston, TX
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 4 to 75
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Cameron K.

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Learning to play a string instrument is tough but the payoff is so worth it!

About Cameron

I give lessons from my house in north Houston and I sometimes go to students homes depending on location. I currently give lessons for violin, viola, cello, piano and guitar. As a music teacher, my goal is to give my students fun and productive lessons. I teach my students all the essential techn

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Stacy
I began violin as an adult. Cameron has always made certain lessons are at my level. If a technique needs more work, we focus on that. I always leave a lesson feeling like I am learning, and knowing I will continue to progress.
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My first lesson was today. I know I have made the right choice of instructors.
Tim K.
Cameron is great and really wants his students to learn violin the correct way. I tend to want to take shortcuts and he encourages me to learn the foundation and work from there.

Christina M.

Houston, TX
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2019
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Christina M.

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I have been playing violin for 19 years coming up on 20. I have played 4 years professionally in the Sherman Symphony Orchestra and love it! I have been teaching for a little over 1 year now and I find it amazing teaching beginners and seeing them grow to love the instrument and the music more and more! Practicing from me you will learn to be confident in yourself and also with your mind and string connection as I love to call it. I have a solid foundation in ear training, note reading, music theory, and more. I'm excited to get to know you and it will be an honor to teach you and for us to play together.
Get ready for some fun learning time!!

About Christina

Hi my name is Christina Mao. I am 23 and have been playing violin since I was 4 years old. Growing up I learned under a professional director of an orchestra and I grew a lot in that time. I have my bachelors degree in the study of music! I played professionally in the Sherman Symphony Orchestr

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Paul W.

28 Reviews
Houston, TX
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Dutch, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1987
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Paul W.

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About Paul

Professional musician, engineer, producer, music educator with a lot of experience teaching kids and adults alike. Taught and performed all over Germany, The Netherlands, Belguim, Canada, Great Britain,Portugal, Africa , U.S.A. etc. Still Performing, recording all around the United states.

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MORGAN WHITESIDE
I started going to bass lessons with Mr. Paul in December 2019 without no experience with playing the bass. It's now March 2020, and I can now say I learned how play scales and some bass lines now. Mr. Paul is a great teacher and very patience with his students. Now I CANT STOPING COMING TO PRACTICE. THIS HAS REALLY BEEN A GREAT EXPERIENCE. THANKS BRO.....
Prince G.
Very experienced & very fun learning with Paul!
Richard
Came away from my first class feeling challenged and enthusiastic. That's just what I was hoping for. Thank you, Mr. Paul.

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Luther B.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Father of the Year from New Hope Missionary Baptist Church
  • 3 years program Voice and Jazz Studies from Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, Ohio Music Major
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Luther B.

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The student will be instructed on the basics of proper playing techniques, music theory, and musicianship. They will learn to read music and also play by ear which will make them a well rounded player.

About Luther A.

Luther unique talents as educator, instrumentalist, conductor, vocal coach, cinematographer, composer and arranger make him a sought-after teacher. Currently, Luther is working with the Bridgeport Board of Education at Roosevelt Elementary School for President Obama's Arts and Humanities Turn-Arou

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David N.
Luther stays where I’m at and then helps me go the next step. That is useful for consistent gradual progress without the frustrations of moving either too slow or too fast (I am a beginning tenor saxophone player). Nice interpersonal style, patient and easy going, while methodical.
Geoff K.
I think Luther is great. He works with my 10-year old son on piano, singing and even trumpet and violin as needed. My son has to work hard to progress, and Luther customizes the lesson plan for him and seems to understand him well. I'm really excited about them working together.
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Lauren T.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks Turkish, Spanish
  • BFA Acting from Boston University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lauren T.

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I work in NYC as an actor/musician, and am currently The Fiddler in the Drama-Desk winning revival of The Fiddler on the Roof Off-Broadway! As a classically trained musician, I have found myself playing a wide range of genres in my professional life, from musical theater to bluegrass. Our lessons will include scale work, ear-training, and a range of repertoire catered to your wants and needs!

About Lauren

The whole world has to be indoors for the next few months, so let’s make music together! I'm a professional actor/musician in NYC, and have played such roles as the Fiddler in the hit off-Broadway revival of The Fiddler on the Roof, directed by Oscar and Tony award winner Joel Grey (2019 Drama Des

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Lisa (Catherine’s mom)
We love Lauren. She is making violin a great experience for our daughter (11 yrs old). She is very thorough and encouraging, and introduces interesting music that is fun and challenging for a beginner student. Our daughter says she can truly feel her own improvement, and is really happy to have additional lessons with Lauren, beyond what she receives in school. Lauren is flexible with scheduling and very reliable, and we intend to stick with her - and with the violin- for the duration!
Lauren
Lauren is an awesome violinist. I worked with her in a show and watched her tackle many different styles of music, improvise with other musicians, and collaborate on new material. I would recommend her to anyone!
Ruby
Lauren Thomas is an excellent musician with a tremendous amount of patience and a seemingly boundless supply of talents. As a fellow musician who has played professionally alongside Lauren, I have witnessed first hand her skilled mastery of both the flute and the violin -- as intuitive as she is technically proficient. Apart from her musical abilities, she's kind, fun and sensitive and would make for either a great beginner violin teacher or as an instructor for someone with intermediate skills looking to expand their abilities. Cannot recommend her highly enough! Whether you're seeking instruction in the flute or the violin, Lauren's the woman for the job.
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Wang L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Chinese
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music from Peabody Institute of Johns Hopkins University
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Wang L.

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Experienced teacher with more than 6 years. Fine with all ages, all levels. All the lessons will be customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Not only you will be able to play your favorate song in no time, but you will learn a lot about note reading, ear training, music theory and more. Let's get the show on the road!

About Wang

As an active violinist, Wang has a very long and high-quality musical history. He got his Bachelor of Music Degree in 2017 in China, Wuhan Conservatory of Music (WCM). During the college time, he achieved many performances among the China. He also began his teaching since he began the study in WCM.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Houston, TX

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Houston is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $230 per hour.
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"My son loves his first violin lesson. Mallory is very knowledge and patient with my kid. He can't wait to practice again tomorrow."
Kaden
Took Violin lessons from Mallory L.
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"Excellent instructor. I am a complete beginner, but felt very comfortable and am excited to learn more."
Audra
Took Violin lessons from Dustin N.
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"I have been taking lessons from Nakita for a month. It is very enjoyable and fun. He will teach you technique and you will feel very capable and encouraged. He is very patient and kind.
I play piano and recently decided I'd like to learn the violin. I feel lucky to have found Nakita....He is excellent!!!"
Sherry Ann
Took Violin lessons from Nikita B.
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"Danielle was very professional. My kids enjoyed her way of teaching and learned a lot."
Kellie Lucas
Took Violin lessons from Danielle F.
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"Very friendly and explains concepts very clearly. I had a great lesson and learned so much! When I went home to practice all that I had learned my violin playing was cleaner than it had ever been!"
Melissa
Took Violin lessons from Megan H.
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"She is very patient with my ADHD boy! And my son seems to like her! If you have little kids then she is the one teacher they need."
Landon
Took Violin lessons from Josephine L.
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"I started learning violin from Dr. Dimitry 1 month ago because, unlike other teachers, I found Dr. Dimitry very honest in specifying the subtleties and nuances, especially the snaggy ones which make the violin one of the most challenging instruments to learn. Although his classes were very expensive, I chose him as he was a straightforward and experienced violinist and I never compromise on the quality of teaching. Also, being a doctoral student myself, I know what it means to earn a Ph.D. and that too in music.

Now, it has been one month, and I enjoy his classes. His analogies and examples are an apt way of understanding the techniques of playing the violin. Though Dr. Dimitry is an advanced violinist, he is very patient with absolute beginners. To sum up, I would highly recommend him to people who are very serious and determined to learn and practice the violin."
Kiran
Took Violin lessons from Dimitry O.
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"Wonderful first lesson. Thank you so much for opening many doors into my violin journey. Your teaching method is just what I need."
Randy
Took Violin lessons from Chaul Y.
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"Hannah is very thorough and explains things clearly. She also has a warm personality and seems to genuinely love teaching. Glad to have found such a great teacher!"
Annie
Took Violin lessons from Hannah L.
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"I love the way you teach me play, thank you so much!"
Ben
Took Violin lessons from Shahrzad P.
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Violin Lessons in Houston

By Rebecca L. - Houston Violin Teacher

Are you interested in learning a musical instrument and having fun at the same time? The violin may be the perfect instrument to pick up! My name is Rebecca, and after living and teaching in both Taiwan and New York, I am now studying and teaching around the Houston area.

I believe that music has a broader meaning than many people realize. Music is not the only thing people take away from lessons; music develops the ability to concentrate and develops characteristics such as patience and dedication. That being said, music teaches very important life skills. Without a doubt, music is a great and special hobby.

Houston is a wonderful city to experience many diverse and unique music events! A great number of the country’s elite musical art programs are all located in the heart of Houston, such as the Houston Symphony, Houston Grand Opera, Houston Ballet, Da Camera, The Mercury, and Rice Shepherd School of Music. Attending these programs and events can provide a great inspiration to you while taking violin lessons in Houston.

The Houston Symphony performs around three days a week at the Jones Hall, featuring top musicians from all over the world. Furthermore, The Houston Grand Opera and Houston Ballet are both brilliant performances to attend if you are wanting to see or experience something different. Uniquely, Da Camera concerts offer a broad range of repertoire, along with music styles ranging from classical to jazz.

On the contrary, The Mercury places a strong emphasis on the Baroque style of music. That being said, it’s the ideal orchestra to check out for those who are fans of early classical music! Equally important, The Mercury participates in community outreach and education. Additionally, the Shepherd School Symphony Orchestra at Rice University is commonly known for being the best university orchestra within the United States. The symphony orchestra performs multiple concerts per semester, which are generally free for the public.

Family concerts are great opportunities for children to be introduced to music at a young age. Despite having never touched an instrument before, children often leave a concert feeling inspired and wowed. Often, it is the fun associated with listening, learning, and exploring different musical instruments that piques a child’s interest in music. The Shepherd School of Music organizes family concerts appropriate for all ages. Various instruments are shown in the lobby for kids to explore and see before the concert. For more information, all events are posted on the school calendar here: http://music.rice.edu/calendar/.

Last but not least, the Houston Youth Symphony is another wonderful resource for teens to experience and get involved in. It is composed of four orchestras made for students at different levels, where they can rehearse and perform with many students like themselves!

If music is an interest of yours, buying concert tickets are simple and affordable. Whether attending a concert as a passion or out of sheer boredom, individuals who walk in are guaranteed to take away a unique perspective on music. Concerts also make great family outings - thus are definitely worth a visit! Finally, attending concerts not only helps students become better musicians, it will also inspire them on many different levels. So, good luck in your violin lessons in Houston, and may you enjoy the wonderful selection of musical opportunities open to you!

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