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Artan S

Artan S

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I graduated with  Bachelor of Music Degree With a major in Violin, Viola Performance and Music Education in 1992 My performance experience includes: Numerous performances in  Italy, Russia,  Spain, Turkey, Canada and USA.  Principal second and first viola section player in the University of Tirana symphony orchestra,  second violin player of RT Symphony Orchestra-Tirana, Albania, Violin player and founding member of the 'Scanderbeg" Chamber Strings (Abania), Viola player for Wheaton Symphony Orchestra,IL (present).

Alissa K

Alissa K

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I pride myself in not pushing the student too hard. From experience I know how it feels to be worn out from the violin and start to dislike playing and practicing. It is important to let the student develop a love for their instrument. While a little motivational push is necessary at times, I try to keep the student practicing with things they like to do. Whether that is learning a song they like or doing excercises they like into the practice routine, it is always best to make sure the student is learning and loving.

Dan P

Dan P

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Lessons are mainly based on the Suzuki method but they are enhanced through extra skill building exercises specifically prescribed for each student. The student does not need to develop exceptional musicianship, but they are required enough interest in developing musical skills. Musical education is as important as developing math or language skills in developing the mental abilities in children. For adults not only that strengthens the brain but, playing an instrument can actually improve on how one experiences life.

Annarita T

Annarita T

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My teaching experience first began with myself when I had to relearn how to play the violin. With years of bad technique and no discipline, I learned I had to find a new approach to violin playing. With the help of a great teacher, I was able to transform every poor habit into a great one. After going through the process myself I decided I want to give to students what my teacher gave to me: a refined and specific approach to violin playing. For the past three years I have been teaching privately and in schools. I encourage my students to practice regularly and to focus on details as well as the big picture. With the understanding that playing the violin can be quite difficult, I find simplyfying complex ideas can acheive great results with no stress. At the end of the day, playing music should be enjoyable and fun. My goal with all my students is to show them the fun side of playing!

Theresa B

Theresa B

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I have been playing music of some kind since I was 5 when I first learned to read notes on the piano.  Since then I was always involved in music and music groups such as choir, orchestra, handbell choir, solo performances, and rock bands.  I love music and love sharing my love of music with others, and teaching is yet another way I can share this love.  With teaching I get to inspire others, introduce them to new things, and instill that love in them.

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