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Olivia W.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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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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Emily S.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Bachelor of Music in Music Performance from Temple University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Emily S.

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Violin is my primary instrument I can teach violin students from the very beginning to the college level. I will happily work on any style of violin music with you!

About Emily

My name is Emily, and I am looking for students of all ages and abilities! I have been playing violin for 14 years and have a degree in violin performance from Temple University's Boyer College of Music. I have taught violin in various music programs in the Philadelphia area. I can also teach viola

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Natalie Z.
Very nice and professional. My daughter loves her.
Jessi
I’m an adult viola student which is kind of different for me. I started playing again after a couple years and I’m trying to learn ways to play with other musicians. Emily has been really good with helping me focus on what I want to learn. She is patient with me and also plays with me and makes me feel comfortable in my lesson. afterwards I feel good and positive and I want to play more! I suggest her for anyone trying to be creative and wants to improve on tempo, rythm, tone etc. she’s good.
Angie C.
It is a year later and my daughter is playing well. Anje enjoys her classes and thinks Emily is a great instructor.
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Marial W.

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  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from Drake University
  • Teaching since 2016
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Marial W.

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I have played violin for the past 20 years and received my Bachelor of Arts in Music at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. I think the most important part of violin playing is having fun and enjoying what you do, so I really emphasize this in my teaching. I also think it is important that we use our bodies well and avoid playing related pain, so my teaching focuses on getting players into a comfortable position with their violin. I have taught all ages, and am great teaching in the beginning stages when everything feels new and difficult! I also do consults for more seasoned players who want to improve their technique, or who are coming back to the instrument after an injury.

About Marial

I have been teaching for five years and have experience with a variety of different students. My own background is centered in classical violin, and I have a Bachelor of Arts in Music, but I also have done clinics and performances in jazz, mariachi, and fiddle. I like to cater to my students and fin

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Farobag C.

45 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks French, Gujarati, English, Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 90; Female: 3 to 92
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Farobag C.

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Suzuki pedagogy employed for beginners

About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra from1985 to 2002, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literatur

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Randy Zart
The best piano teacher I've ever had!!
I started taking lessons at 65yrs old, to help reduce stress. My lessons with Farobag were amazing. He has the patience of a saint.
Jim
First lesson. Too soon to tell. Not what I was expecting, but I had nothing on which to base any expectation. I will trust the process.
Andreas - Marianna P.
Great experience!
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Abigail T.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $22
  • Speaks Chinese (Mandarin), German, English
  • Bachelors of Music in Violin Performance from Eastman School oF Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Abigail T.

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There is a potential in every person to be truly great at any one thing. All it takes is hard work and honest determination, with determination being the most important. Because where determination comes, hard work follows naturally.
I hope to inspire my students to really love making music and being creative with their instruments. I can give my students all the information in the world and tips on how to improve at violin playing, but in the end it will not matter if the student has no desire to improve. And that is why I love to teach- inspiring students to love what they do!

About Abigail

Abigail Tsai  received a Bachelors of Music from the Eastman School of Music, where she was awarded a Performer's Certificate. At Eastman she studied with Professor Oleh Krysa. She is currently pursuing her M.M. in violin performance at the Cleveland Institute of Music under the tutelage of Ilya Ka

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Navya
Abigail is a very helpful and patient teacher! She explains new concepts in a way that I can understand and she gives many helpful tips for practicing the pieces. She makes me want to practice and does a great job at helping me sound the best I can.
Jingyi
I love Abi’s class!! She is a great teacher and easy to work with. She is also very flexible to teach anything that you want to play. One of the best thing of her class is she always send you a class note after each class, which is very helpful for you to review and remind you what you’ve learned or tips from the class! I highly recommend her!
Layla
Abigail is a amazing teacher! Even though we were learning through online she made it fun and educational. She explained and gave examples that helped me understand and look at things in a different ways. She is very easy to talk to, kind, and funny person. Like I said I was learning with her online and l would absolutely want to work with in person.
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Samantha D.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Science Piano Performance from Clearwater Christian College
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Samantha D.

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Techniques and various methods depending on goals of the student

About Samantha

Samantha started taking piano lessons at age 3 from her mother, who was also a music teacher. She played piano continuously through school, and also learned to play clarinet, guitar, flute, trumpet and sax, often playing different instruments in her school's band. She also learned the violin and cel

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MaureenC
Wonderful!

Samantha D. is wonderful. My kids play so well for only 1 year'sworth of lessons. I would highly recommend her to anyone! I am blownaway by the music that comes out of the Piano from a 7 and 11 year old.My 11 year old signed up for her first music competition at school. Ifyou told me one year ago I would have girls playing a piano, I would notbelieve you. I truly thought they would quit after a couple of months.Not the case. They are musically talented and still love it. Thanks toSamantha D! They are now thriving in the in-school music program.Thank you, TakeLessons, for filtering out the best teachers. When achild has a small window of interest, you have to grab it the rightway...the wrong teacher would not have given me these results.
PatK
My granddaughter, Katelynn, enjoys her trumpet lessons with Samantha. Samantha is caring, seems to enjoy teaching & has patience; which is needed since Katelynn needs a little extra attention learning things
MaureenC
Highly Recommend her!

My daughters (10, & 6) have only had three lessons with Samantha! They love it. Her nature is kind and welcoming. She can tell how much they can handle so doesn't overwhelm them with too much theory or pieces to play. She strikes a nice balance. My 10 year old started composing her own song when she became bord with the beginner book! Samantha has added to this excitement and changed her teaching style to match my daughters learning style. My daughter was beaming! Samantha has taught her how to take the next pieces of theory and add it to her song. She also ordered music my daughter enjoys like Selena Gomez. My 6 year old is excited every week and doesn't want to be late. My husband and I thought this would be just another thing to start and quit. So far they are going strong!

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"My 11 year old daughter has been enjoying her lessons with Amy and looks forward to them each week. She is proud of what she has learned so far and is happy to tell me about Amy's positive feedback. Amy is very patient and encouraging. She is also quick to respond to texts or emails. I highly recommend her!"
Diana
Took Violin lessons from Amy R.
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"Very nice! She went into detail, and showed me how to tune my violin. Looking forward tonhvjng her as my teacher!"
Monica
Took Violin lessons from Assunta B.
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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 Y.
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"she loves her job alot .and she makes you love it as well."
Ayse
Took Violin lessons from Helena G.
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"Mary-Elizabeth has been very patient in teaching our 6-year-old son!"
Max
Took Violin lessons from Mary-Elizabeth H.
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"Ilona is very nice and very knowledgeable. I look forward to learning a great deal from her."
Michelle
Took Violin lessons from Ilona M.
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"Susanna worked with me at Winstead Elem. School in Wilson, NC as an Ass. Principal. Susanna was a go getter, very professional and always trustworthy. She went beyond her duties as an AP and even played her instrument at a couple if events. This showed the students anothe side of her besides just being their AP. She had a wonderful repoire with all the students and they respected her kindness. Susanna would be an asset to any company or job she was asked to do."
Amy
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Cameron has been working with our company for about a year now, We are so happy to have in on board, he is always on time for the lessons and enjoys teaching; the students and parents are happy with the classes and the results, Cameron is patient, enthusiastic and motivates his students to learn and practice at home. I highly recommend Cameron to anyone!"
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Took Violin lessons from Cameron K.
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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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"As an adult student, Nicholas is a fantastic instructor. He corrects technique rather than focusing on small mistakes (like a flubbed note). He's very easy to work with and challenges me each lesson so that I am never bored and never feel like I am wasting time working on perfecting a two note exercise because he pushes me to play further and further in the practice book. Absolutely the best experience for an adult student (any student, really)."
Sarah
Took Violin lessons from Nicholas H.
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