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Victor Q.
Phoenix, Arizona
Learn how to play your favorite pieces of music with a chill and fun music instructor
I am a string specialist. That means I teach and play violin, viola, cello, double bass, guitar, bass guitar, mandolin, ukulele and piano. I earned B.A. earned from the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley Colorado where I was a double major in classical guitar and double bass. In my senior year I was the recipient of the Annual Concerto Contest where I performed the "Concerto in A Major" on double bass with the University orchestra for the spring concert. I have played in both professional and semi-professional orchestras in Colorado and Arizona. I believe that any student will practice more if he or she likes the music they are playing. Periodically I will ask a student to give me a name of a piece of music that they would like to learn how to play. I notate it for them, often simplifying the rhythm and chords in Finale NotePad and give it to them free of charge. I teach students how to play music on their given instrument. Not just how to play the instrument but working on technique, finger dexterity, expert note reading ability and total musicianship. I stress vocabulary and music history and theory as part of being a well-trained musician.
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I believe that any student will practice more if he or she likes the music they are playing. Periodically I will ask a student to give me a name of a piece of music that they would like to learn how to play. I notate it for them, often simplifying the rhythm and chords in Finale NotePad and give it to them free of charge. I teach students how to play music on their given instrument. Not just how to play the instrument but working on technique, finger dexterity, expert note reading ability and total musicianship. How to play a piece of music that will move the audience emotionally. I stress vocabulary and music history and theory as part of being a well-trained musician.

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Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since

Teaching since 2002

Education

Paralegal Studies

Teaches ages +

Teaches ages 12+

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Speaks English

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Victor Q.
Phoenix, Arizona
Learn how to play your favorite pieces of music with a chill and fun music instructor
I am a string specialist. That means I teach and play violin, viola, cello, double bass, guitar, bass guitar, mandolin, ukulele and piano. I earned B.A. earned from the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley Colorado where I was a double major in classical guitar and double bass. In my senior year I was the recipient of the Annual Concerto Contest where I performed the "Concerto in A Major" on double bass with the University orchestra for the spring concert. I have played in both professional and semi-professional orchestras in Colorado and Arizona. I believe that any student will practice more if he or she likes the music they are playing. Periodically I will ask a student to give me a name of a piece of music that they would like to learn how to play. I notate it for them, often simplifying the rhythm and chords in Finale NotePad and give it to them free of charge. I teach students how to play music on their given instrument. Not just how to play the instrument but working on technique, finger dexterity, expert note reading ability and total musicianship. I stress vocabulary and music history and theory as part of being a well-trained musician.
About Victor Q.

I believe that any student will practice more if he or she likes the music they are playing. Periodically I will ask a student to give me a name of a piece of music that they would like to learn how to play. I notate it for them, often simplifying the rhythm and chords in Finale NotePad and give it to them free of charge. I teach students how to play music on their given instrument. Not just how to play the instrument but working on technique, finger dexterity, expert note reading ability and total musicianship. How to play a piece of music that will move the audience emotionally. I stress vocabulary and music history and theory as part of being a well-trained musician.

Levels taught

Teaches all skill levels

Teaching since

Teaching since 2002

Education

Paralegal Studies

Teaches ages +

Teaches ages 12+

Speaks

Speaks English

Speaks

Has background check

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It was a great lesson! It’s been a while since my daughter has practiced, gave her my the confidence that she needed. Thank you, Mr. Quintana.

Posted May 6, 2021
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My first lesson was amazing and I’m looking forward to many more lessons. Victor is very knowledgeable and teaches well.

Posted Sep 25, 2020
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Mr. Victor is teaching both of my kids, one guitar and the other piano. They are beginners, and he is very patient but keeps a good pace. I feel like they are learning a lot. He is a true music teacher and knows his stuff!

Posted Jan 30, 2020
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Played violin, cello & double bass in semi-professional orchestras
Jul 1975 - Aug 1975
Central City Opera
Played in the pit orchestra for "La Boheme" and "Madame Butterfly"
Paralegal Studies
Jan 1991 - Feb 1992
American Institue for Legal Studies
B.A. in Music Education
Sep 1972 - May 1975
University of Northern Colorado
English
Fluent/ Native Proficiency
Annual Conceto Competition
May 1975
University of Northern Colorado

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Instructor details
Guitar
Teacher's Studio
Teacher's Studio
SEE MAP
W. Mitchell Dr.
Work hours
M
T
W
T
F
S
S
Times are shown in your local timezone (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
Pricing
30 minutes
$30
60 minutes
$60
New Student Special
First 3 lessons
$30