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Erica T.

3 Reviews
Marlton, NJ
Starting at $85
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition from Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition
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Erica T.

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I have a lot of experience with the Suzuki method as a teacher and also a player having started with that myself. However unless the player or parent specifies that they want strict Suzuki, I go with my method which involves Suzuki but also other methods. I was not strict Suzuki and it definitely worked for me as well as students of mine!

About Erica

My name is Erica and I have been playing violin for 19 years and teaching for 8. I have a violin performance bachelor degree and Suzuki Teacher Certification for books 1-10 from The Cleveland Institute of Music. During my time teaching in the Suzuki program I worked with 15 students at different l

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Kristen C.
Erica is a wonderful violin instructor! Extremely knowledgeable and great with my 12 year old daughter. Erica is also very flexible with the schedule. I highly recommend her!
Kelly
very helpful in setting up posture and technique, which is what i was looking for.
Angela
Ms. Erica has more experiences with young kid. she is make the Violin lesson so much fanny & Interesting with the kid. I am happy than my daughter said : Mom , I have interested the Violin and I will learning more lesson with Ms. Erica. So, I want to said, Thank very much Ms. Erica.
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Maya S.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • MM, Violin from The Juilliard School
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Maya S.

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Maya joined the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra in 2007. After receiving her Master of Music degree from the Juilliard School in 2001, she became a member of the Honolulu Symphony. In Hawaii, she recorded with the prestigious Hawaiian singer Keali’i Reichel on his album Ke’alaokamaile, which was nominated for a Grammy Award in 2005.

A native of Japan, Maya received Bachelor and Master of Music degrees from Tokyo University of the Arts. She attended seminars in Japan and England with the Amadeus Quartet and performed in both countries as a member of the Sunrise String Quartet.

In the United States, Maya studied with Masao Kawasaki on scholarships at the Juilliard School, where she received a master’s degree in 2001. She has also studied with Garrett Fischbach from the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Yoko Takebe from the New York Philharmonic. She has given solo and chamber music recitals at Lincoln Center in New York and at the Spoleto Music Festival in Italy. She joined Orpheus ...

About Maya

Hi! My name is Maya and I was born in Japan. I graduated from the Juilliard School in 2001 and have been a violinist of New Jersey Symphony since 2007. Did you just pick up the violin for the first time? Have you been working on some pieces but need further help? Are you taking an audition for yo

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Kalimah W.
Micah was very happy with his first class.
Eric J.
My son is very excited about his first session and can’t wait to learn more. Maya is very nice and makes sure to make herself available for her clients.

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Jennifer T.
Maya is an excellent teacher. She is patient and explains things clearly.
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Richard H.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 7 to 80
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Richard H.

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1) Read Music
2) Instrument maintenance
3) Left hand techniques
4) Right hand techniques
5) Release Unnecessary Tension
6) Prepare for Auditions & Concerts.

About Richard

I started playing the violin when I was 12 years old. Some of my notable teachers include: Ricardo Cyncynates, Rochelle Abramson, Guido Lamell, and Tatiana Chulochnikova. I enjoyed playing in the summer music camp at Interlochen and Curtis Institute of Music Summerfest for Adults. I performed as a m

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Alex M.
Very patient
Joanna
Richard is a great music teacher. Very patient. My child started her first violin lessons and looking forward.
Sandra
Very patient and helpful!!
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Lisa M.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Lisa M.

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Let’s find the beauty and joy of playing the violin. We’ll learn how to pluck and use the bow, read music, play duets and even play along with music tracks. Intermediate students may bring their own music.

About Lisa

I earned my BA in Music at the University of Virginia and Masters at UMET in Puerto Rico. I began playing music in the 5th grade. With support and encouragement from my teachers and parents, I joined the school orchestra, enjoyed violin, piano and guitar lessons, and competed on Regional and State

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Amy R.

43 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Associates Degree Paraeducator from Western Technical College
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Amy R.

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Students will learn to read notes on the staff, rhythms, signs and symbols, bowings, etc. Students will learn how to solo, as well as play along with other instruments. I use a variety of materials to suit the student's needs and teach a variety of music skills such as accompaniment, improvisation, and theory at my lessons. I teach to many ages and experience levels.

About Amy

Hello, my name is Amy and I am very excited to be partnering with Take Lessons. As a child I took 12 years of private music lessons on various instruments. I have taught for over 10 years, and have an associates degree in teaching from Western Technical College in La Crosse, Wisconsin. I enjoy he

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Sarah P.
She's a great teacher. I have learned a lot from her
Fronia
Amy is an amazing fiddle instructor who teaches at a high level of professionalism. As a senior citizen without any prior musical background, I truly appreciate that Amy is extremely patient and attentive to my learning style. She continually stresses good practice habits and is very complimentary for my efforts.
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Philip O.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Music in Violin Performance from University of Oklahoma
  • Teaching since 2007
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Philip O.

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Professional orchestral and chamber ensemble violinist and experienced teacher offering private instruction to students of all levels, from beginner to advanced. Whether you or your child are interested in picking up the violin for the first time or are an advanced violinist preparing for music conservatory auditions, I am happy to help.

About Philip

Philip has held positions as a member or freelancer with various professional symphony orchestras around the country including the Austin Symphony Orchestra, Wichita Symphony Orchestra, Tulsa Symphony, Amarillo Symphony, Greensboro Symphony, and many others. He has also performed in hundreds of publ

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Niranjana
Philip is an excellent teacher and gave me very heloful pointers on my technique. I am an advanced player and have performed semi-professionally several times but hadn't learned proper technique in the past.

I plan to continue with him regularly to improve my technique and skill level.
Kennadi S.
Philip was so friendly and patient, and made my 7 year old very comfortable with her first lesson. He really knew how to speak on her level and his instruction was very positive and motivating. My daughter left the lesson very excited to start practicing what he showed her, and we can't wait till the next lesson!
Yeo S.
Very helpful person to work with, understanding of my student's transportation difficulties and great about rescheduling. The girl likes him and is learning.
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"Excellent instructor. Our daughter felt comfortable right away. He is very patient and she learned a lot. Highly recommend."
Karen
Took Violin lessons from Farobag C.
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"I absolutely love my violin lessons with Susanna! She is very patient offers great support with corrections that help improve students. I'm very excited to see how far I progress with Susanna as my instructor."
Crystal
Took Violin lessons from Susanna S.
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"Denice has taught my daughter for six years and has really challenged my daughter to keep striving for excellence. Suzuki method is the best and combined with fiddling, Denice provides a wonderful musical education. Denice has nurtured a supportive teacher-student relationship but is so much more: a mentor, coach, and friend.

If you are looking for a Suzuki teacher who puts her heart and soul into her students and teaching, has high expectations, and also opens up a whole ‘nother musical experience in fiddling, I would definitely recommend Denice."
Janet
Took Violin lessons from Denice C.
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"Ms. Charlene is an AMAZING violin teacher!! My daughter absolutely adores her and loves playing the violin bc of her! She is kind, patient, and very knowledgeable in music!! Would highly recommend her to anyone looking to take violin lessons!"
Ashley
Took Violin lessons from Charlene G.
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"My daughter started taking violin lessons with Elisa in January of 2014. She is by far the best music teacher that we've had! Elisa is very challenging but makes learning and playing fun. My 8 year old daughter has made leaps and bounds in music and can now read music after only a short 8 months of playing. My daughters bow hold and tone quality are absolutely excellent and it's because of Elisa! I would definitely recommend her as a teacher. You will not be disappointed."
Latina
Took Violin lessons from Elisa R.
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"Great 1st lesson. Daniel was encouraging and made me feel completely at ease. He gave me lots of great advice for improving my practice."
Theresa
Took Violin lessons from Daniel U.
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"We were very pleased with how quickly Randall was able to get Ella interested and interacting in the lesson. He took the time to explain everything in a way she understood. She is very excited to go back and continue learning from him."
Ella
Took Violin lessons from Randall K.
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"good lessons

The lessons are very good. They are taught the correct way."
JoAnn
Took Violin lessons from Farobag C.
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"She is amazing! My son enjoy the class so much! I truly appreciate it."
Matthew
Took Violin lessons from Helena G.
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"My 7-year-old son has really been enjoying his weekly violin lessons with Mark! My son is completely new to the instrument, and Mark has been doing a great job of explaining how to hold the violin and how to play the music, which is no small feat over a computer screen. I was fairly involved during the first few lessons since I wanted to be able to help my son practice between lessons, but now that he has taken several weeks of lessons with Mark I don't have to sit next to him the whole time. I highly recommend Mark!"
Kendra
Took Violin lessons from Mark T.
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Violin Lessons in Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia, the City of Brotherly Love, is rich in music history and is home to the Pennsylvania ballet, Opera Company of Philadelphia, and the Philadelphia Orchestra. With such a great cultural resources and a wealth of talented musicians, it's an ideal place for anyone who wants to learn how to play an instrument like the violin.

Sometimes, students who wish to play the violin attempt to learn on their own, however, that can be challenging, as the techniques required to be successful on this instrument are very specific. Philadelphia violin lessons will help you to become the best player possible and will give you the skills to play not only classical violin, but to explore other genres including pop, country and even rock.

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