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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).

Jason W

Jason W

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My teaching experience began when I arrived in San Franciso about 15 years ago. It has developed from a part time side job at that time, to an established and integral part of my life and career. As my musical career and experience have grown, so too has my passsion for teaching. And for the last 5 years, I have been teaching ESL in Indonesia, while continuing my musical tutoring, and this has helped me incredibly in relating to students' needs, as well as in recognizing the role of a student's background and environment in their learning process. I am a strong believer in technique and instilling a good practice ethic, but my main goal as a teacher is to connect with a student, and make sure they're having fun. As we all know, we are always learning when we're open, comfortable and enjoying ourselves.

Kari K

Kari K

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My methods depend on the student's age, what they may have already begun in lessons with another teacher, and I also take into consideration the assessment of their learning style-choosing a method that works best for their needs. Basically you could say that I have no 'one' method.  I have as many methods as I have students because every single student deserves for me to take the time to get to know them and to find out what educational practices will fit best with their learning style and personality.

Annarita T

Annarita T

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I am a passionate and driven violinist who enjoys enriching the lives of others with the joy of music. I graduated from Loyola University Chicago in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in music. I began performing with the Fox Valley Orchestra during my second year of university and continue to perform with them today. On top of that, I also teach violin at a Chicago Public School through an El Sistema program. 

Ethan A

Ethan A

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I started teaching music when I was a junior in high school. I continued teaching private lessons through my college career to local grade school and high school students. College was where I learned how to teach and play strings, woodwinds, percussion, voice, and piano in addition to brass. Once I graduated with my Bachelor's degree, I taught as the adjunct professor of low brass at Saint Joseph's College teaching tuba, trombone, euphonium, and capstone performance courses to the college's music majors. Since my move to IL, I continue to teach private lessons, while also conducting a high school youth choir. I strongly ecourage my students to learn to communicate with their music; while building strong technique and working on artistic expression, I want each student to be able to use music as a language. I encourage my students to become thinkers inside, and outside, of our lessons. I am always looking to teach new students of any age or experience level.

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