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Mary D.
Trabuco Canyon, California
Learn violin from a master violinist and teacher
Suzuki Violin program for students of all ages, experienced teaching violin to young children, opportunities for duet work for older students, piano accompaniment during lessons. Small violin available for young student trial lesson.
About Mary D.

My name is Mary and I have been teaching piano, voice, violin, and music theory for more than 35 years. I have an undergraduate degree in music, a masters degree in special education, and a doctoral degree in education. I am a professional musical director and have directed over 50 shows.  I am also a music therapist and I have special skills in teaching instruments to children with special needs. I love working with kids! Musical theater is my specialty and if you are a singer I can help you belt your way to Broadway! *** Lesson Details *** I teach lessons at your home and online. Every 3 months I host a student recital. Students may choose to play a solo, duet, or be in a small group number with other students. I offer a fun, no-stress approach to learning music! *** Studio Equipment *** Grand piano, violin, computer, keyboard, 1/4 violin for young children *** Specialties *** Piano, Voice, Violin, Music Theory For piano I specialize in working with young children- Music for Little Mozarts (ages 4-6), Prep Course (ages 5-7) and Older beginners (ages 8 and up). I also teach the Piano Adventures program for children and adults, and intermediate to early advanced level classical piano. Violin- I teach Suzuki Method (beginners through Book 7) to students age 5 and up. I also teach intermediate and early advanced classical styles. Voice- I offer Music Theater Vocal training, audition prep, acting in song, monologue coaching, preparation for high school and college auditions, contemporary and pop singing styles. Music Theory-Beginners through AP Music Theory class level, keyboard skills are also taught in conjunction with music theory instruction.

Levels taught

Teaches Beginner, Intermediate

Teaching since

Teaching since 1984

Education

Doctor of Education

Teaches ages +

Teaches ages 4+

Speaks

Speaks Spanish

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Mary D.
Trabuco Canyon, California