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Olivia W.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Music - Violin Performance from Boston University
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Olivia W.

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I welcome prospective student inquiries from all ages and levels of experience. A graduate of Boston University School of Music, I enjoy an active career as a concert violinist and pedagogue. My extensive teaching experience allows me to formulate the most enjoyable and effective lessons possible, and I am passionate about helping my students become well-rounded musicians and individuals with the confidence to achieve anything they desire in life.

About Olivia

I am a graduate of Boston University where I received my Bachelor’s in Violin Performance. I currently live in Maryland and teach from my home, but I am more than willing to teach students from around the U.S. online. My extensive teaching experience allows me to formulate the most enjoyable

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Jameel
I enjoyed my lessons with Olivia. Olivia was encouraging and I enjoyed her enthusiasm for the violin.
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Accommodating, professional, easy-going.
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Mel P.

41 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Teaching since 1968
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Music Education from Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
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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 instructor

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Hannah
I highly recommend Mel for fiddle. He had a lot of really good tips and was very willing to find songs that fit the kind of music I wanted to play. Highly recommend!
Ilona
I absolutely love Mel’s lessons and look forward to them every week! I haven’t played seriously in years and have developed some bad bowing habits and difficulty with pitch over time and was close to not playing anymore. After reading the other reviews, I decided to give him a try and am so thankful I did!! My bowing and intonation is improving, he incorporates some music theory appropriate to what we are learning to master the song. I can’t wait to see where I am in 6 months from now! Thank you Mel, my passion for music is returning and am looking forward to my audition in the community orchestra next season!
Hannah
I just started working with Mel and he is awesome! He really listened to my goals and the type of music I am interested in playing and he is planning our lessons based on that. He is very good at explaining things and giving examples. I look forward to our lessons. Highly recommend!
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Armine N.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Armine N.

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Armine Nerkararyan is a professional violinist with two Master of Music Degrees in Violin Performance, Chamber Music and Pedagogy, extensive performance and 20+ years of teaching experience of all ages.
Throughout her career, Armine has performed in numerous concerts.
She is an active performer, chamber and studio recording musician and teacher who is very passionate about music. She has been a violin instructor and chamber music coach at Azusa Pacific University, she has also been a violin and viola instructor at Clavier Music School, Yamaha Music School, Young Virtuoso Music School and Happy Strings Music Studio.
Her students have been awarded spots in the competitions, festivals and highly competitive youth orchestras. Her knowledge of European and American traditional methods as well as Suzuki method ensure that the students receive a musical experience of the highest quality.
Throughout her career, Armine has performed in numerous concerts.
She was the Finalist of the Coleman ...

About Armine

Armine Nerkararyan is a professional violinist with two Master of Music Degrees in Violin Performance, Chamber Music and Pedagogy, extensive performance and 20 years of teaching experience of all ages. Throughout her career, Armine has performed in numerous concerts. She is an active performer, c

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Sara J.

21 Reviews
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  • Master's of Music: Violin Performance from University of Redlands
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
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Sara J.

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When students take lessons from me, they gain knowledge in technique, musicality, but also in ease and comfortability. I make sure we learn about proper posture, different bowing styles, left hand work, how to make a line sound beautiful, how to play a tough passage with ease, etc. I also focus on making sure we prevent future injuries that can occur over time that many musicians tend to face when playing improperly. This is done by consistently reminding the students to play in a relaxed and loose manor. We "re-learn" our motor skills, in a sense, because if we know exactly how a movement is made, we can relate it to how we make a similar movement while playing the violin. My students are never afraid to be curious and ask questions. There are many open conversations about why we do something. Sometimes teachers will make students play music a certain way, but the student does not know why. I can help provide a why and if I don't have one, we can find one together.

About Sara

Sara Jones grew up in Pasadena, CA where she began her violin studies at the age of 7. She went on to receive both her Bachelor and Master Degrees in Violin Performance from the University of Redlands. Sara has performed with various orchestras around Southern California including The Redlands Symph

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Maureen R.
Sara is great with kids! She was very patient and helpful to Grace. We really enjoyed having her as a teacher. Thanks Sara!!
Mike D.
Sara is knowledgeable and patient. She made my daughter fell comfortable. It was easy to schedule sessions with her and she arrived prepared. I liked the way she worked on foundational skills that were tailored to my daughters needs.
Sichen Z.
I like Sara!!

I have learned Violin with her for over 9 months. My violin skills have improved a lot!

She was very patient to explain how to practice different violin skills in detail. Her teaching methods were very helpful for me to improve comprehensively.

She is excellent.
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Mary-Elizabeth H.

46 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, French, Danish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1995
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Mary-Elizabeth H.

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LGBTQ+ ally.

Music lessons with me are FUN! I am here to help you learn and support you along your journey.

My teaching method is special because it is tailored specifically to your needs. You are welcome if you're brand new to violin or if you've played for years.

I have been teaching privately and in music schools for 24 years and beginners are my specialty! I teach ages 5+. We learn songs that you are interested in. You will receive a balanced music education that covers all aspects of playing music.

About Mary-Elizabeth

Hello! I am a professional violin/fiddle player and singer. I have recently relocated from NYC to Los Angeles for a little more sun and sand. I have been teaching private and group classes for over 25 years, since 1995. In New York I performed and taught music classes all over Manhattan and Brooklyn

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jenny D.
Very supportive, patient and kind, can’t wait to continue our lessons
Audrey
As an adult learner who has always been interested in the violin, I have really enjoyed my experience with Mary-Elizabeth. She is a positive, patient, and encouraging teacher. We have been doing virtual lessons together and I am very impressed with how well she is able to offer corrections to my sound, posture, bow placement, etc... through a computer screen. It just goes to show how knowledgeable she is at her craft. I highly recommend Mary-Elizabeth for violin lessons.
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Elizabeth B.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Bachelors in Music (Hons) from Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of music
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Elizabeth B.

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Beginner - Expert Violin!

Elizabeth will improve your passage-work, intonation, vibrato, sliding, presence and solidity. She can also encourage musical intuition and imagination for creative students and teach them how to be independent thinkers to achieve awesome musicianship.

In her first first two years of violin training, she had the opportunity to study the Suzuki method while becoming accustomed to a more traditional style and is therefore versatile and flexible with the student's abilities.

Elizabeth has performed as a classical soloist, in chamber groups, and with a full orchestra. Additionally, she has experience in modern popular music and helps her students understand their body, and the importance of both mental preparation and 
knowledge on comfortability during their practice time and their performance time.

About Elizabeth

Greetings newcomer! My name is Elizabeth and I have a passion for both Music and Yoga. I have a Bachelor's degree in Music Performance and have attended universities such as Curtis Institute of Music and Kunst Universitat in Graz as well as taken music lessons in Vienna, Austria (one of the large

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Fernando
More than what I expected! knowledgeable, helpful, detailed and very patient! Cares about you becoming a better violinist! Definitely going to continue my classes with her. Highly recommended.
Eden
My daughter's first session was today and she learned lot. Elizabeth is a natural good teacher.
Oscar
My first violin lesson and Elizabeth has been very kind and patient.

Thank you Elizabeth I'll see you again soon.

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"Today was the 1st lesson for my 4 year old. For months before her birthday all she asked for was a pink voilin. So for her birthday I bought her a pink voilin and violin lessons to learn. Philip helped her take her excitement and mold the lesson to her pace. I appreciate the experience of knowing that she didn't have to move in accordance to what worked for MOST 4 year olds and was allowed to learn without taking the fun out of it. In my opinion, that is worth the 30 minutes it took to get there."
Alex
Took Violin lessons from Philip O.
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"Stephanie is very patient and seems to care a lot about the students she teaches. I got really lucky."
Veronica
Took Violin lessons from Stephanie Y.
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"My 8 year old daughter participated in the Aspen Music Festival PALS program last summer and was paired up with Zeynep as a violin instructor. She was an amazing teacher and great with the kids. She is so sweet and incredibly talented. We were privileged to see her perform at the music festival and it was jaw dropping. I definitely recommend Zeynep to anyone looking for violin instruction."
Carrie
Took Violin lessons from Zeynep A.
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"First lesson was a real confidence booster. Mark had me quickly making music with my violin. And I'm already looking forward to the next lesson! My excitement to know this instrument has increased exponentially."
Joseph
Took Violin lessons from Mark L.
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"Ms. Webb has been the most wonderful teacher for my daughter! She is always very knowledgeable and encouraging, and always makes the lessons fun."
Tess
Took Violin lessons from Olivia W.
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"Jessica was my daughter’s violin teacher before she moved. We looked for a year to find a new teacher but weren’t satisfied. We were delighted to find Jessica on takelessons. She picked up right we’re she left off and it was wonderful."
Maggie
Took Violin lessons from Jessica B.
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"I am an adult beginner. Helena is amazingly patient and has clearly mastered teaching the violin. I am very excited that I found her and look forward to having her guide me on my journey to learn such a beautiful musical instrument."
Joe
Took Violin lessons from Helena G.
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"the right teacher to choose"
Soha
Took Violin lessons from Damien G.
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"I have been taking violin lessons with Connie for almost 2 years now and i would highly recommend her! She has really helped me correct a lot of my bad habits from years of just playing on my own. Connie is professional, very patient and passionate about music and teaching. I take lessons with her privately (not with Take Lessons) and am thankful to have her as my teacher!"
Sylvia
Took Violin lessons from Connie E.
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"My first lesson went very well. I already feel more confident and excited to learn more. Jessica is extremely nice and relaxed. She is great at tailoring the lesson to the students needs."
Acacia
Took Violin lessons from Jessica B.
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