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Mariana A

Mariana A

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Suzuki, Russia, and Franco-Belgian schools of violin technique.

Aziza M

Aziza M

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During my career I participated in many competitions and concerts. In 2001, I participated in the Young Talent Festival in Kyrgyzstan. In 2004, I became a concert mistress for the government chamber orchestra Young Talent, having the privilege to play for the Ambassador of the United States, China, Russia, Japan, and other important officials. I remained in this position until 2010. This orchestra also accompanied me in my solo performances and formed a string quartet, of which I was a member. In 2006-2008, I played with Sharq Taronalari in Samargard, Uzbekistan and worked in the Operetta Theater. After playing concerts around New York I decided to pursue further education in the US. At the school I have played in several competitions and concerts with orchestras, chambers and also as a solo performer. To sum it up, I have been a dedicated violinist for my entire life.   

Sam N

Sam N

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I'm a native born South Dakotan who began his viola studies at the age of ten. I always hope to open the eyes of my students and teach that confidence and hard work can not only progress them in learning music but with most skills in life. Most importantly I never want my students to feel that music is a burden! I want them to always enjoy themselves when they are practicing or performing.

Carol Beth L

Carol Beth L

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I have been playing violin since I was 7, and viola since high school. My favorite part of music has always been the connection with others, and I still often play with others, either in chamber ensembles, sight-reading, or as part of an orchestra. I was a member of the San Diego Youth Symphony in high school, was part of my college orchestra in college, and have been a member of the San Francisco Civic Symphony since fall of 2013. I also accompany a local handbell group during their concerts. I have been working with music students since 2012, and have been attending trainings with the Suzuki Association of the Americas on an annual basis to improve my pedagogical skills.

Kashi E

Kashi E

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I believe that above all else a teacher should be inspiring and motivating, especially for younger students. "Dare to be musical" was a phrase that one of my former teachers used and I strive to bring that to every lesson that I teach.

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