Featured Violin Teachers Near San Diego , CA

Bonnie R

Bonnie R

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As a private teacher, I create customized lesson plans for every student, every lesson. My curriculum follows the National Standards for Music Education so that students may learn more than just performing on their instrument. Reading music, composing, improvising, singing, and relating music to culture and other subjects are all part my lessons. By balancing challenging and successful experiences held to a high expectation, my students learn more than just music. My students learn how to learn.  

Annie H

Annie H

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Although I began my musical career in the Suzuki method, I intentionally balance the ear-training approach of that method with music theory to create well-rounded musicians. My students will learn how to sight read music, improvize their own melodies, perform in an ensemble (chamber and/or orchestral) and master the art of performance with a solid foundation in music theory. I generally start off with Suzuki repertoire for beginning students, but supplement that with scales, positions exercises, dexterity exercises, and sight-reading material. For adult students I follow a similar technique, but I will generally ask them what they want to learn about the instrument and go from there, allowing them to choose their repertoire if they wish.

Kimberly V

Kimberly V

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I began teaching private violin lessons after graduating college, in 2008. I absolutely love the violin and the beautiful sound that it creates. My goal in teaching is to share that passion with others and together overcome the challenges of learning a new instrument. I have experience in orchestra, solo performance and competitions, church, and various gigs.

George V

George V

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Hi, My name is George I am a professional viola player and teacher. I graduated with an MA from Sankt-Petersburg Conservatory and BM from Sankt-Petersburg College. In both I had studied viola, piano, music theory, harmony and polyphony (basically), had a large experience of teaching children and adults. I'm able to work with any level of students being very flexible and making study process exciting, useful and funny. During lessons I usually show by my self how to play in order to inspire my students and help them to reach their goals and aims. My professional achievement as a teacher is that all my students begin to fall in love with music very quickly and practice with pleasure, even those who were frustrated or pained by their previous experiences with other teachers and have stopped practice having lost all hope. Music can be fun and gorgeous for any level of education, even if you don't need to become professional musician and are involved in music for yourself.

Kathryn R

Kathryn R

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My teaching is heavily influenced with my background and experience with the Suzuki method, particularly pertaining to listening, repetition, and immersion. Music is something to practice as if learning another language, as it is another form of expression! Although I use Suzuki books and repertoire in my lessons, I structure and customize lessons plans, tailoring to each individual student. I also like to have students pick something that they want to learn, whether it be a theme from "Lord of the Rings" or "Hoedown", in order to retain intrinsic motivation.

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