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Jazz Violin & Cello Teacher - Maximino T
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Hi, My name is Max. I graduated CSULB with a Bachelors in Music Education. My main instrument is violin. I am string specialist but also teach woodwind and brass instruments as well. I have been playing violin since middle school. I have been playing and teaching woodwind and brass instruments for about 10 years now. I have been teaching for almost 20 years now. I enjoy teaching people of all ages and sharing my love of music with them.

Violin and String Teacher - Daniel W

An intellectually driven musician, and human resources specialist; with experience in marketing, and adult education, Daniel Wilkerson is a highly dedicated public servant, focused on providing jobs to underprivileged individuals within low income communities throughout Chicago land. Daniel is goal oriented, and spends each day tackling logistic issues, and building bridges between Illinois Department of Human Services clients, and workplaces.Serving the community in many respects, Daniel has volunteered with organizations including: habitat for humanity, the animal welfare league, The Salvation Army, and smaller community based clubs and organizations.When not working in these aforementioned capacities, Daniel is often cultivating his skills as a performing violinist. Starting at age three, Daniel began taking violin lessons, ultimately studying through college, and holding positions with orchestras such as The Chicago Classical Symphony, The Chicago Jazz Philharmonic, The South Loop Symphony, and chamber ensembles. Daniel seeks to continue his musical education through performing, and sharing his talent through teaching.

Rock Violin Teacher - Jocelyn K
Rock Violin TeacherJohnson Creek, WI

Miss Jocelyn has been teaching and playing for over a decade. Classically trained she began taking private lessons at the age of 9 and received a music performance scholarship in college. She has performed with many ensembles and orchestras to include the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra, Rock County Chamber Orchestra, and the Beloit/ Janesville Symphony Orchestra. As a qualified musician with a high level of performance experience and a zest for sharing her passion for music she began teaching in 2010 out of her home. Teaching students of all ages and backgrounds she has expanded and is now teaching in 3 locations.

Fun Viola & Violin Teacher - Rachel D
Fun Viola & Violin TeacherSalt Lake City, UT

I live in Salt Lake City, Utah and play and teach both violin and viola. I am pursuing a graduate degree in Performance from the University of Utah. I love hiking, biking, and swimming in my free time. I spend a lot of time running around the valley with my fluffy Aussie Shepherd Maisie.

Beginning Viola Lessons - Matthew R
Beginning Viola LessonsSan Francisco, CA

A native of Northern California, Matthew Readdick (b. 1993) is a viola player based in San Francisco. Matthew has played with many orchestras and chamber ensembles in both section and principal positions in the Sacramento, Los Angeles, and San Francisco areas, as well as many groups in Belo Horizonte, Brazil.A frequent freelance performer in the San Francisco bay area, Matthew also has an active teaching career. Matthew teaches viola players of all levels, as well as beginning violinists. Besides having a private studio, he often gives master classes at public schools in Northern California, and has served as an orchestra coach for many of these schools. As well as being a performer and educator, Matthew is an activist for music education, and a strong believer in community service for the arts.Matthew graduated from the University of California at Irvine, where he studied with renowned viola player Dr. Jerzy Kosmala. He is currently pursuing a Master’s of Music at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where he studies with Jodi Levitz. Other teachers include Billie Gonzalez and Carrie Dennis, principal violist of the Los Angeles Philharmonic. He has participated in master classes with Helen Callus, Robert deMaine, and Andrew Wan.Matthew loves to garden, and volunteer with Immigration Advocacy groups when not playing viola. Viola gets tiring after all!

Piano Viola & Violin Teacher - Laura L

Hello! Welcome to music lessons with Miss Laura! Although I dabbled with teaching a little bit throughout high school and college to make some side income, I began professionally teaching full-time in November of 2015. I started piano lessons myself at age 5, and added violin as well at age 9. Throughout middle and high school, I worked for a musical theater company, playing violin in the symphony pit. I attended Chapman University and graduated with a B.A. in Music and a minor in Education. From 2015-2017 I had the amazing opportunity to perform violin in Disneyland as part of Olaf's Snowfest. It is an experience I will truly never forget!I teach students as young as 5 years old, all the way to adult age students (all ages are fun to teach!). My love for music and teaching was instilled in me by my own private music teachers, and I hope to inspire my students to love music as well!

Violin & Viola Classes - Bryan M
Violin & Viola ClassesPinellas Park, FL

I have been teaching violin, viola, and cello for over 20 years. I believe that each student is unique. I customize my teaching to meet each student's needs. I look forward to meeting you and sharing my love of music with you.

Voice & Violin Teacher - Betsy F

Music is the biggest passion in my life. I love being able to share that gift with my students, and look forward to their progress as much as my own. I continue to grow and develop as a musician, and love connecting with people through music. My students all learn to love and appreciate music, theory and performing as I share my knowledge and expertise.I have degrees in Violin, Viola and Vocal Performance, that I earned while on full scholarship for music. I started violin as a young child with the Suzuki Method and later added viola. I began singing professional gigs while still in high school, and was the youngest member ever with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Chorus at 17. I also have extensive experience singing in non-classical groups and bands and am comfortable performing and teaching musical theater, pop, country, opera, operetta, and church music. With solid vocal technique my students are able to cross genres with ease, and sing whatever inspires them musically.I currently play viola with the La Jolla Symphony, and have sung with the San Diego Master Chorale and the San Diego Symphony. I was concertmaster in several symphony orchestras and have played as section leader for viola in numerous groups. I also play in and manage a string quartet and am also currently coaching small group string ensembles. My siblings and I have played in our family string quartet for over 20 years, and still perform together. Most recently I was chosen to record a new song Glow for Disneyland's California Adventure World of Color Winter Dreams.I am comfortable teaching with various different methods, and cater lesson plans to the individual student. With over 14 years of teaching experience, I have taught students that vary in age from 3 to 75 years old, and am very comfortable with teaching children.*** Lesson Details *** Lessons are fun. My philosophy is that students should have music in their lives and benefit from the lessons they take now for years to come. Learning to play a musical instrument will help students with math skills, study habits, and develop a skill that will last for a lifetime.After 3 months students will understand the fundamentals of their string instrument or voice, know how to care for their instrument, warm up properly, be able to read and play/sing introductory passages. After 6 months the student will have learned basic music theory, how to read music, and have advanced through playing/singing multiple songs.*** Travel Equipment *** I have a violin and viola that I bring to assist in teaching lessons. I expect that the students provide an instrument and their books. A keyboard or piano is essential for voice students for vocalization. A student need not know how to play piano in order to take voice lessons.*** Specialties *** Vocal students are encouraged to pick songs from whatever genre sparks their interest. With violin and viola I use the suzuki method of training and follow the books and lessons, I use other books to supplement scales/technique.

Beginner Violin Instructor - Emil I

Emil Ivanov, native of Bulgaria, grew up in a musical family where music education was encouraged from very young age. During his music studies in Bulgaria he won prizes from several national violin competitions, and graduated from Panayot Pipkov National School of Arts at the age of nineteen.Emil Ivanov came to the United States in 2002 to continue his music education. He received his Bachelor’s in Violin Performance from Louisiana State University and Master’s from Rice University. His principal violin teachers were Sergiu Luca, Kevork Mardirossian, Borislava Iltcheva and Blagorodna Taneva. During his undergraduate and graduate studies Mr. Ivanov performed with Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra, Acadiana Symphony Orchestra, Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, Louisiana Sinfonietta, and other smaller ensembles in the area.Mr. Ivanov moved to Lafayette in 2010 after being offered the Personnel Manager and Librarian position with the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra. At the same time he started working at the Acadiana Conservatory of Music as violin instructor specialized in the traditional and Suzuki methods. In 2016 Mr. Ivanov received an Outstanding Teacher Award from the Conservatory of Music for his dedicated work. Besides teaching at the conservatory, he also has a private violin and viola studio.In addition to teaching, Emil Ivanov serves as the Principal Second Violinist of the Acadiana Symphony Orchestra and Assistant Principal Second Violinist of the Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra. He also performs with various music groups in the area providing entertainment for weddings, corporate special events, and various religious services.In 2014, Mr. Ivanov became interested in bow repair and instrument maintenance, and it became his passion since. He completed bow repair and rehair classes from the University of New Hampshire Craftsmanship Institutes in 2015 and 2016, where he studied under the direct supervision of the distinguished bowmaker and restorer Lynn Hannings.

Violin Lessons For Children - Brandon G

Brandon G. is a diligent and success-driven educator with 7 years of experience teaching music private lessons. I am currently available to accept new students for weekly online lessons. I have built a reputation of a compassionate, hardworking, and an excellent role model within an incredible short span of time. I have a proven ability to enhance students' (children and adults) music abilities to shape a better world and empower them with instrumental skills and knowledge.My teaching style remains encouraging, understanding, constructive, and focused on each individual student's needs. I recommend weekly lessons to ensure positive progress with your instrumental skills and knowledge. I look forward to helping you reach your goals and thank you for viewing my profile!

Adults Violin Teacher - Rachel P

I'm a really passionate educator/performer who absolutely loves to teach! I started studying violin at three and grew up in the pre-college String Academy program at Indiana University. That experience made me realize how important music education really is! I've made it a lifelong goal to create more access to music education for anyone who has an interest in learning an instrument. I have degrees in music performance from the University of Michigan and Indiana University and have spent much of my life traveling the world performing. Highlights include performances and recording with Sinfonia Varsovia, dozens of tours as concertmaster of the Schlewig-Holstein Festival Orchestra and performances with the Vinifera Trio, a group I helped to found in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Violin & Viola Tutor - Tristan S
Violin & Viola TutorLouisville, KY

I started playing violin when I was 4 years old and haven't stopped since. I made it to the final round of Juilliard auditions - in February I'm going to fly to New York to audition (for real)I am a currently student myself of Brittany MacWilliams, the violin professor at UofL. I won the 2017 concerto competition at the Youth Performing Arts School and am the organizer of the Lincoln Elementary Teaching Program. I love West Side Story, classic rock, Edith Piaf, and Jeff Buckley. I love teaching, and I appreciate the special bond that teaching creates between teacher and student.