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Gavin W.
35/hour

BA in music education

My primary instrument as musician has been the violin all of my musical career. I have been playing violin for over ten years and been playing professionally for about three. See Gavin's full profile

35/hour
4.5 (4)
20 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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My primary instrument as musician has been the violin all of my musical career. I have been playing violin for over ten years and been playing professionally for about three. See Gavin's full profile

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Mark R P.
40/hour

Classical String and Full Orchesta Educator

I have students now that a studying; Jazz, rock, country fiddle, and classical. I have played/taught stringed instruments (violin, viola cello, double bass) for 30+ years. I taught string orchestra, symphony orchestra, and small string... See Mark R's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (769)
328 hours tutoring Violin out of 1,863 hours
Offers online lessons
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I have students now that a studying; Jazz, rock, country fiddle, and classical. I have played/taught stringed instruments (violin, viola cello, double bass) for 30+ years. I taught string orchestra, symphony orchestra, and small string... See Mark R's full profile

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Rem D.
40/hour

BA degree on violin

Have a degree BA and MA from Moscow conservatory. Have been playing and teaching violin for 30 years. Have a number of students who successfully became a professional musicians See Rem's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (535)
640 hours tutoring Violin out of 941 hours
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Have a degree BA and MA from Moscow conservatory. Have been playing and teaching violin for 30 years. Have a number of students who successfully became a professional musicians See Rem's full profile

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David M.
40/hour

Music and Elementary Teacher

I have over 20 years of teaching and performing experience, as well as Bachelors' degrees in violin performance and music education. I am certified in the Suzuki method but I also can teach in the traditional method. I also teach... See David's full profile

40/hour
4.8 (271)
494 hours tutoring Violin out of 1,174 hours
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I have over 20 years of teaching and performing experience, as well as Bachelors' degrees in violin performance and music education. I am certified in the Suzuki method but I also can teach in the traditional method. I also teach... See David's full profile

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Candice B.
40/hour

Certified in the O'Connor method for strings

Learned violin and viola under Mr. Steven Parsons of Hudson Falls, N.Y til 1980. I played and taught at the church in Greenwood De. 1981-1982. I have taught at the Scranton Music Academy from 2018 to Present. Played in a band called Sofeya... See Candice's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (65)
83 hours tutoring Violin out of 84 hours
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Learned violin and viola under Mr. Steven Parsons of Hudson Falls, N.Y til 1980. I played and taught at the church in Greenwood De. 1981-1982. I have taught at the Scranton Music Academy from 2018 to Present. Played in a band called Sofeya... See Candice's full profile

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Elena L.
45/hour

Violin, Piano, and Theory teacher

My name is Elena, I am a graduate of Boston University. I majored in violin performance and composition/music theory. I am currently pursuing my master's in the Mannes School of Music Performer-Composer program. I have experience... See Elena's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (193)
347 hours tutoring Violin out of 369 hours
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My name is Elena, I am a graduate of Boston University. I majored in violin performance and composition/music theory. I am currently pursuing my master's in the Mannes School of Music Performer-Composer program. I have experience... See Elena's full profile

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Sarah F.
45/hour

Multi-Talented Musician in Violin and Viola

I have performed on both the violin and viola since I was young. I specialize in Beginning and Intermediate Folk (love Celtic), Worship, Christmas, and Classical music supplemented with Music History, Sight Reading, Music Theory, Ear... See Sarah's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (725)
1,637 hours tutoring
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I have performed on both the violin and viola since I was young. I specialize in Beginning and Intermediate Folk (love Celtic), Worship, Christmas, and Classical music supplemented with Music History, Sight Reading, Music Theory, Ear... See Sarah's full profile

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Lisa Kaye J.
54/hour

Experienced Violin & Viola Teacher

I would love to share my knowledge and help you play beautifully! My whole life has been a musical journey. I decided to play violin when my kindergarten class heard the elementary orchestra perform. I finally started violin in... See Lisa Kaye's full profile

54/hour
5.0 (201)
441 hours tutoring Violin out of 440 hours
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I would love to share my knowledge and help you play beautifully! My whole life has been a musical journey. I decided to play violin when my kindergarten class heard the elementary orchestra perform. I finally started violin in... See Lisa Kaye's full profile

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Raphael M.
58/hour

Play your instruments like a pro in just 10 lessons

I have self studied most musical instruments for 19 years. I have been teaching mastering the Violin at home and churches using Essential Elements 2000 books for over 15 years. In addition; if you have music lessons from your Violin... See Raphael's full profile

58/hour
5.0 (3)
17 hours tutoring Violin out of 20 hours
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I have self studied most musical instruments for 19 years. I have been teaching mastering the Violin at home and churches using Essential Elements 2000 books for over 15 years. In addition; if you have music lessons from your Violin... See Raphael's full profile

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Tyler N.
59/hour

Violinist with 19+ Years Experience - Specializing in Improvisation

I began playing violin at 4 years old - and have been teaching for over 2 years. I am currently an instructor at the Sweetwater Academy. I love teaching beginner and intermediate players, as well as more advanced players who are looking to... See Tyler's full profile

59/hour
5.0 (1)
3 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I began playing violin at 4 years old - and have been teaching for over 2 years. I am currently an instructor at the Sweetwater Academy. I love teaching beginner and intermediate players, as well as more advanced players who are looking to... See Tyler's full profile

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Amy W.
60/hour

Experienced Violin Teacher

Since 2018, my occupation has been music instructor, teaching between 40 and 50 individually-tailored lessons per week to students of all ages. In addition to piano and bass, I teach guitar, cello, violin, viola, and ukulele. See Amy's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (60)
7 hours tutoring Violin out of 152 hours
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Since 2018, my occupation has been music instructor, teaching between 40 and 50 individually-tailored lessons per week to students of all ages. In addition to piano and bass, I teach guitar, cello, violin, viola, and ukulele. See Amy's full profile

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Alyssa F.
60/hour

BA in Violin Performance

I hold a BA in Violin Performance from Seattle Pacific University. I have also completed graduate studies under some of the finest violinists in the Pacific Northwest as well as under leading pedagogues at Indiana University's Johnson... See Alyssa's full profile

60/hour
4.7 (10)
24 hours tutoring Violin out of 44 hours
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I hold a BA in Violin Performance from Seattle Pacific University. I have also completed graduate studies under some of the finest violinists in the Pacific Northwest as well as under leading pedagogues at Indiana University's Johnson... See Alyssa's full profile

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Reid M.
60/hour

Violinist with over 20 years of experience (classical, jazz, Latin)

I began playing classical violin when I was three years old. I have played in a number of different chamber ensembles, symphonies, and string orchestras. I am also a skilled improviser, and I have experience playing in a Latin jazz ensemble. See Reid's full profile

60/hour
4.8 (49)
163 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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I began playing classical violin when I was three years old. I have played in a number of different chamber ensembles, symphonies, and string orchestras. I am also a skilled improviser, and I have experience playing in a Latin jazz ensemble. See Reid's full profile

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Kyla G.
70/hour

Violinist and Violin Teacher

I have been playing the violin for about 18 years now. I have gained a lot of knowledge by performing in several orchestras such as CYSO and the Protege Philharmonic Orchestra. I have also been teaching private violin lessons to... See Kyla's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (306)
110 hours tutoring Violin out of 851 hours
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I have been playing the violin for about 18 years now. I have gained a lot of knowledge by performing in several orchestras such as CYSO and the Protege Philharmonic Orchestra. I have also been teaching private violin lessons to... See Kyla's full profile

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Birute S.
70/hour

Violin/Viola teacher with 30+ years of Teaching Experience

I love helping students to achieve what they want. By learning their abilities, I help them to enjoy playing an instrument. In my private violin/viola studio, I am helping my students to love the learning process. If a student wants... See Birute's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (28)
144 hours tutoring Violin out of 145 hours
Offers online lessons
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I love helping students to achieve what they want. By learning their abilities, I help them to enjoy playing an instrument. In my private violin/viola studio, I am helping my students to love the learning process. If a student wants... See Birute's full profile

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Sharon L.
70/hour

Master degree in violin performance

I have a master degree in violin performance. Suzuki violin certificate teacher. See Sharon's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (2)
1 hours tutoring Violin out of 2 hours
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I have a master degree in violin performance. Suzuki violin certificate teacher. See Sharon's full profile

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Leah F.
75/hour

Conservatory trained violinist

I have been playing violin for nearly 14 years, and have taught many children and young adults for 4 years. Which has involved one on one teaching as well as chamber music coaching and feedback. I am extremely passionate about finding the... See Leah's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (641)
1,041 hours tutoring Violin out of 1,066 hours
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I have been playing violin for nearly 14 years, and have taught many children and young adults for 4 years. Which has involved one on one teaching as well as chamber music coaching and feedback. I am extremely passionate about finding the... See Leah's full profile

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Mariana P.
80/hour

Master of music and Arts in Voice & Bachelor degree in Violin

I have a Bachelor degree in Violin and preparatory work for Auditions, Competitions, Festivals as well exam platforms for Certificates in Trinity college of London See Mariana's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (3)
13 hours tutoring
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I have a Bachelor degree in Violin and preparatory work for Auditions, Competitions, Festivals as well exam platforms for Certificates in Trinity college of London See Mariana's full profile

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Phoebe C.
150/hour

Established Professional in Touring Groups

I have played internationally as well as in many places on the east coast. I have been a violin teacher at Yamaha Music the past year as well. I have had at least 15 private violin and viola students over the past 2 years and in... See Phoebe's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (3156)
107 hours tutoring Violin out of 10,336 hours
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I have played internationally as well as in many places on the east coast. I have been a violin teacher at Yamaha Music the past year as well. I have had at least 15 private violin and viola students over the past 2 years and in... See Phoebe's full profile

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Natalie W.
150/hour

Violinist with over 25 years of instruction and experience

It was a wild and musical household! I started the violin when I was 6 and never stopped! I have taught violin basically my whole life, starting at Songcatchers, Inc in my hometown of New Rochelle. I even ran a violin camp... See Natalie's full profile

150/hour
5.0 (1)
1 hours tutoring Violin out of 2 hours
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It was a wild and musical household! I started the violin when I was 6 and never stopped! I have taught violin basically my whole life, starting at Songcatchers, Inc in my hometown of New Rochelle. I even ran a violin camp... See Natalie's full profile

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Anna G.
40/hour

Bachelors of Music degree in Viola Performance from the Eastman School

Although viola is my prominent instrument, it is very similar to violin. I have experience playing the violin in many performance situations and feel very comfortable teaching the basics. I enjoy playing both and can help you with... See Anna's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (12)
15 hours tutoring
Offers online lessons
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Although viola is my prominent instrument, it is very similar to violin. I have experience playing the violin in many performance situations and feel very comfortable teaching the basics. I enjoy playing both and can help you with... See Anna's full profile

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Kyrie A.
40/hour

Violin Player/Teacher for 10+ Years

Violin replaced piano as my primary instrument at the age of 10. From the age of 13 on, I've been teaching students of all ages, mainly beginner and intermediate. While in school for my bachelor's, I taught both violin and... See Kyrie's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (260)
491 hours tutoring Violin out of 687 hours
Offers online lessons
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Violin replaced piano as my primary instrument at the age of 10. From the age of 13 on, I've been teaching students of all ages, mainly beginner and intermediate. While in school for my bachelor's, I taught both violin and... See Kyrie's full profile

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Mami U.
41/hour

teaching Violin in 9 years

I started violin at 6. I teach anyone, 3 years old to adult, in basic to advanced level. See Mami's full profile

41/hour
5.0 (141)
179 hours tutoring Violin out of 195 hours
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I started violin at 6. I teach anyone, 3 years old to adult, in basic to advanced level. See Mami's full profile

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Dixie O.
45/hour

Violinist for over 15 Years and Online Music Teacher since 2015

After college, I began teaching middle school orchestra in the public schools while maintaining a private studio. I have been teaching private lessons for violin/viola for several years both online and in person, and I have former... See Dixie's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (426)
466 hours tutoring Violin out of 484 hours
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After college, I began teaching middle school orchestra in the public schools while maintaining a private studio. I have been teaching private lessons for violin/viola for several years both online and in person, and I have former... See Dixie's full profile

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Eva F.
45/hour

Professional violinist/instructor, Concert Master at Southkansas symp

Hello! let me introduce myself, my name is Eva F. and I'm a professional violinist and violin instructor. I found myself wanting to teach when I realized how much improvement I had made taking private lessons myself. My lessons will... See Eva's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (19)
37 hours tutoring Violin out of 38 hours
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Hello! let me introduce myself, my name is Eva F. and I'm a professional violinist and violin instructor. I found myself wanting to teach when I realized how much improvement I had made taking private lessons myself. My lessons will... See Eva's full profile

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