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Susanna S.

179 Reviews
Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $36
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Music, Viola Performance from State University of New York at Purchase
  • Awarded Sword of Honor from Sigma Alpha Iota
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Susanna S.

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I've been teaching violin for over 27 years and my students have gone on to play in youth orchestras, community orchestras, attend PMEA and ASTA events or go to college as a music major. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to improve your playing skills and as time goes on you'll be able to play at a more advanced level. I specialize in Traditional Classical violin, typically use Essential Elements 2000, Samuel Applebaum methods, Suzuki methods, Barbara Barber books and traditional scales and etude books. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!

About Susanna

Students in Pittsburgh, PA: I am fully vaccinated including the booster and so is my family. I am offering in person lessons in my home and everyone must wear a mask regardless of your vaccination status. I will also wear a mask for all in person lessons. Susanna S. has over 28 years of teachi

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Bruce
Susanna is a really patient and kind teacher. She helped me with the violin a lot and was very caring. I would recommend her to people who are trying to find the perfect teacher.
Rhonda
Susanna was very easy to understand, very kind and patient to explain the basics of proper cello placement, bow hold and how to bow properly. I highly recommend her as a cello instructor!
Vidya V.
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Laura M.

Pittsburgh, PA
Starting at $59
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded 2nd prize winner from Corpus Christi International Concerto Competition
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Laura M.

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Laura is thrilled to join the TakeLessons community and share her love of music with students of all ages and levels! She is certified to teach Suzuki Violin, books 1-4 and, as a member of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, has helped many adults prepare for College and Orchestral auditions around

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Jenni C.

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Starting at $38
  • Bachelor of Music Education from South Dakota State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jenni C.

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Experienced Violin and Viola instructor with over 19 years teaching both private lessons and public school orchestras. All ages and abilities welcome. Lessons are tailored to each student, based on their goals and playing experience. Fosters an encouraging environment in which students learn effective practice and performance strategies that allow them to thrive as musicians.

About Jenni

I am a professional violinist, violist, and educator whose passion is helping students achieve their goals as musicians. It is a joy to watch a student learn an instrument and make great strides in their playing. My goal as your teacher is to create a supportive learning environment in which student

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Jayne
My daughter has been taking viola from Jenni for years. She is so encouraging and dedicated to her students. My daughter has grown so much in her playing because of Jenni's commitment to excellence. We are thrilled with Jenni!
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Valeria P.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Portuguese, English, Spanish
  • Awarded Certification of Recognition from " Eloy Alfaro" Theater- Guayaquil - Ecuador
  • Teaching since 2007
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Valeria P.

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Extensive knowledge in leading all aspects of musical shows and orchestras. Internationals tours in South America including Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Ecuador. Performed three times as part of the orchestra for Richard Clayderman on his Ecuador tour.I have a vast experiene for 10 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate violin student! All ages welcome. Lessons are customized and catered to the needs/goals of each student. Want to play your favorite songs? Interested in learning to write and read music?
Not only will you be playing your favorite playlist songs, but you will be building a strong foundation of note reading, music theory, ear training, sight reading, technique, and more. Do not hesitate . Never is late to start learning a new instrument. Let's get started!!!

About Valeria

I am a professional violinist. I have a Bachelors Degree in Music with a violin specialization and Musical Pedagogy. Violin students can expect to improve week to week in their skills and technique. It is important to be consistent with violin classes; I teach students to release built up tension a

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MARBEL
She is an excellent teacher. I've been with her for more than a year. and already made presentations and learned a lot with her. I like your study skills that makes the class more fun. I like very much how she goes step by step with patience that has given me a lot of confidence. I recommend it
Jennifer R.
I love her
Jennifer R.
I thought she was a great teacher she is really kind and helpful
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Nicholas H.

82 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Bachelor's in Music Performance from Georgia State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Nicholas H.

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I'm an experienced and dedicated musician, having played with Orchestras and Chamber groups throughout my state. My lessons are focused on relaxation, and am as laid back or strict as the student needs. Whether you're a beginner or advanced, shooting to be a church player or a pro, I have taught students for that and am the teacher for you.

About Nicholas

Nicholas is a professional cellist that has studied since the age of 9. He has now been teaching the cello, viola, and violin for over a decade for students of all ages, beginner to pre-college level. Throughout Nicholas’s career, he has been an active member of Honors Orchestras, Youth Symphon

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I've been taking lessons for the past three weeks and I must say Nicholas is a very educated instructor. He is very clear in his instructions and patiently waits for you to understand his topics. I highly recommend him to other new violin players. I plan to continue my lessons with him in the future.
Dylan P.
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George C.

1 Review
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Mandarin
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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George C.

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I am free to teach violin as well. 8+ years experience.

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About George

Hi, my name is George. I am available to teach electric or acoustic guitar and bass either at my place or yours, or online. It started with learning violin at an early age. It opened doors to my musical journey in the future. I have played both electric and acoustic guitar for 18+ and attended Mu

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Norm W.
George was so patient with me. I knew absolutely nothing about playing guitar and I learned exactly what I needed. He gave me the confidence I needed to learn the guitar.George is an amazing guitar player and I feel fortunate to have him as my instructor. I loved my lesson and can't wait for the next.

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Average Cost of Violin Lessons in Pittsburgh, PA

The average cost of 60-minute violin lessons in Pittsburgh is $89. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $58 and $109 per hour.
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"This teacher is optimal for beginners of all ages. She is patient and always willing to go beyond."
Steve
Took Violin lessons from Diane G.
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"Instructor is patient and eager to teach. We have had two other instructors. Amy is wonderful. My daughter Mady will benefit and learn a lot. So glad she is Mady instructor."
Mady
Took Violin lessons from Amy R.
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"Mr. Newbold is a qualified instructor who knows his craft. I took lessons with him for several years and it was an enjoyable experience. He is versatile and an accomplished player on multiple instruments himself; he does not speak from untried theory but from experience. If anyone is looking to start playing an instrument, Dustin is a good instructor to consider."
Clayton
Took Violin lessons from Dustin N.
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"I was a little hesitant in my first class as I am trying to learn it at older age but Panagiota was very friendly and made sure that the environment is comfortable for both of us. I had the first lesson and I would say it was good but too early to conclude the overall experience. I would prefer to provide meaningful feedback at the end of my sessions so that it will be informative and helpful for others. Thanks"
Hasanur
Took Violin lessons from Panagiota K.
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"It was really good information and I had a lot of fun."
Avery
Took Violin lessons from Marc D.
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"For my 12 year olds first lesson she really made her feel comfortable and helped her to get set up for success. She gave her practice to do through the week and is very easy to communicate with."
Kaiya
Took Violin lessons from Alethia E.
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"Experienced, knowledgable and persistent in teaching. I did not think I will be able to learn fast, but Ilona helps in every step. From holding the bow rightly, to using fingers, learning the language of music, she is patient and persistent. I recommend her without reservation.."
Radha
Took Violin lessons from Ilona M.
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"Very friendly and knowledgeable teacher!"
Ana
Took Violin lessons from Jill Z.
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"Kristen has taught my son since he was 5 years old, he is now 8 years old. We were nervous to be starting so young but he was constantly asking and Kristen immediately put use at ease. We have seen more progress and interest than we ever could have imagined when we initially said yes to violin lessons. Kristen is patient, friendly, flexible and so so so talented. It is definitely a huge added bonus that we get to hear her play!"
Allison
Took Violin lessons from Kristen K.
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"Excellent first lesson, very informative and patient. Can't wait for next week!"
Angelina
Took Violin lessons from Hallie C.
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