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Leslie S.

Silver Spring, MD
Starting at $67
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Master of Music from Boston University
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Leslie S.

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I am a professional violinist in the National Philharmonic at Strathmore. I am a violin and viola teacher at a private school of music. I have been teaching students of all ages, from 6-adult for thirty years. I love teaching all ages and levels. What matters to me is that the student wants to learn to play the violin and enjoy music.

About Leslie

I can teach any and all ages and have for thirty years! All you need is a desire to learn. I have taught complete beginners and advanced students who win competitions. I have a Master's degree from Boston University in music performance and have performed with the Washington National Opera, the Bo

Melissa M.

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Fairfax, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2001
  • BA in music performance and music education from SUNY Fredonia
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Melissa M.

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As a student of mine you can expect to improve your playing skills week to week. I can teach from the very first lesson on. Students will learn techniques to improve their playing and will play fun music. If you are interested in learning improvisation, I can help with that, too. I enjoy teaching violin, viola and cello.
I am most passionate about teaching students to become independent, critical thinking musicians who will be able to rely on their own knowledge to learn new music as they go along. I stress music reading, ear training, and strong fundamentals in playing. I am very encouraging, love spreading my love of music.

About Melissa

I began playing violin in elementary school, and immediately knew this was what I wanted to do for the rest of my life. My first words as a baby were lyrics because I sang before I spoke. I played violin until 11th grade when I fell in love with the sound of the viola. I studied music performance

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I’m a former student of Melissa’s. She is very patient and I learned very quickly under her direction. I’m happy to see her teaching again. I’m anxious to continue learning the cello with Melissa.
Alicia J.
I have been taking lessons with Melissa since the end of February. She is an excellent teacher and I have learned so much already! She is encouraging and makes me want to come back week after week to learn more!

Annie M.

8 Reviews
Lorton, VA
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelor of Arts - Instrumental Music Education from Saint Olaf College
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Annie M.

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I've been teaching violin for 14 years and my students have gone on to win top prizes at the Solo & Ensemble Festival, featured soloists, and become music majors! Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to play a few songs and read music, and as time goes on you'll be able to develop a beautiful tone! I typically use the Suzuki books, and have the following tools available for your lessons: audio recordings, and an extensive music library. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Annie

Hi, there! My name is Annie M and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2005 and have loved helping my students grow as musicians, grow as people, and enjoy their instrument! I went to Saint Olaf College and earned a degree in Instrumental Music Education in 2005. I'm a

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Radhika R.
Annie is very patient and in tune with my daughter. Her ability to teach is impressive. Annie has good knowledge and experience. My daughter loves her!
Bob H.
Annie was extremely patient and engaged. Good teacher for adult beginners.
Robert O.
Robert was nervous for his first lesson. Annie’s teaching style set him at ease very quickly. She was clear and concise with her instructions. Very hands on as needed: adjustment of violin, bow , hand and arm placement,etc. I, as Robert’s parent, was very impressed with Annie.

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Amanda K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Amanda K.

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Want to learn to play the violin? It doesn't matter if you're young or old! I have been playing the violin for 33 years and teaching for over 15 years. I love bringing music to young children, as well as adults, and hope they continue to keep it in their lives wherever life takes them. I am a trained and certified Suzuki teacher and use it's repertoire for teaching. Never heard of the Suzuki method? Try a lesson and i'll show you!

About Amanda

Amanda Chamberlain Kofoed, Suzuki trained and certified, began studying the violin at age four in Salt Lake City, Utah, under the direction of Deborah Moench. At age 12 she began studying with the Associate Concertmaster of the Utah Symphony, Gerald Elias. From there she attended the University of

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Koon W.

4 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Mandarin, Cantonese, English
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Koon W.

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Young multilingual (English, Cantonese, and Mandarin) piano and violin teacher who combines the formal traditional Eastern style of teaching, and the fun approach of Western style of teaching into his music lessons.

Fun lessons but also challenging
- I believes that fun lessons are easy to gain young student interest, but it often lack to give them motivation. In the lessons, I often challenge my students, let them be self-motivated and become a better musician.

Techniques
- I focus my lessons on teaching proper techniques with their instruments. With my experiences in taking lessons from American, Chinese, and Russian teachers, I learnt a great spectrum of techniques and like to teach what I had learn.

Learning pieces and other related topics
- Playing pieces and songs is only a small piece of playing an instrument. In lessons, I also teach proper music theory, and ear-training.

I have students from age 4 to retirement age. Early beginner to preparing for college ...

About Koon

I was born in Hong Kong, China. I have been studying music with a dual focus on piano, and violin since the age of 8. I Graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Music with a primary focus on piano performance from Arizona State University. I also hold a violin performance diploma from Trinity College

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Maya Y.
Koon is a perfect teacher for my daughter. He is doing an excellent job and Maya loves to learn from him.
Rebecca W.
Koon is very in tune with my sons needs and encourages him while also challenging him. I like the curriculum he uses and the foundational approach. JJ is doing great and we have high hopes. Thanks Koon!
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Mel P.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Music Education from Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
  • Teaching since 1968
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mel P.

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Classical, traditional method and Suzuki method. Studied with Dr. John Kendall, founder of the Suzuki method for the United States. Have played with Southern Illinois University orchestra and the St. Louis Symphony exhibition concert. Have performed in Europe, North America and Asia.

About Mel

I have tons of experience and formal university training in music education. I know how to take the complex and make it simple. There are very good reasons my students rise to the top. Experience makes a difference, and I have more professional teaching experience than 99% of other instructo

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Nonna -.
He was awesome! He explaned to me A LOT, special for first lesson! I know now what i suppose to do for be more productive! Thank you, Mel!
Russell Wyatt
Mel has done a fantastic job getting me started on Mandolin. I have a tiny bit of musical background, and he has been able to help me quickly move to where I need to be in order to challenge me to grow. I highly reccomend him.
Patrick K.
Mel is incredible and a very thoughtful instructor. He takes the time to make sure you understand the concepts and works with you to make sure you progress in an efficient logical way. He really spends the time with you and you feel like he is as committed to your learning experience as you are. I would recommend him for anyone looking for lessons and I am excited to keep studying the fiddle and violin with him.

-Patrick from Canada

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Centreville, VA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Centreville is $74. 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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"Very patient with those trying to learn, and a very fun person to talk to, whether it be about the instrument or anything else."
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Took Violin lessons from Joe S.
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"Ha-eun is a great violin teacher. I'm an adult learner that picked up the violin to try something different. I've played saxophone for 15 years, and have gone through many types of teachers. I can say Ha-eun is one of the best. She's experienced and patient. We started lessons in person and moved to online because of COVID19, and still going strong through the Suzuki book. She would be great to teach young or old alike!"
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Took Violin lessons from Ha-eun R.
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"Annie is extremely patient and encouraging. I've already learned a lot from her in the short time she has been teaching me."
Elysia
Took Violin lessons from Annie M.
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"Great instructor !!!! very helpful"
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Took Violin lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"Wasn't able to progress by myself after trying to learn through Youtube, I decided to look for a teacher to guide me. I used to have a teacher when I was young and they were excellent performers, but not excellent teachers. Bill is both: He is fully invested in making lessons understandable and fun, without sacrificing rigor and technique."
Sophie
Took Violin lessons from Bill L.
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"It was my first lesson and I really enjoyed. Elizabeth is amazing and I do recommend her weather beginner ,intermediate or advanced!!!:)"
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Took Violin lessons from Elizabeth B.
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"Very knowledgeable and patient with young children"
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Took Violin lessons from Charlene G.
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"Thoroughly enjoyed the lesson. Kelvin is very knowledgable and enthusiastic."
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Took Violin lessons from Kelvin L.
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"Emily was great. My daughter is very excited for her next lesson!"
Julia
Took Violin lessons from Emily V.
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"Regina is a great teacher!"
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Took Violin lessons from Regina T.
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