Find a violin teacher in Richmond, CA

Find violin teachers in Richmond, CA

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Top 10 violin lessons in Richmond, CA

Students agree: these Richmond violin teachers are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Marco Ghezzo Violin Lessons

Marco Ghezzo Violin Lessons

New on Lessons
2 hires on Lessons
15+ years in business
Serves Richmond, CA
I'm a italian violinist with 20 years of professional history specialized in Gypsy and Estern European music, Swing,European Folk. The past 10 i played with many bands (Taluna, Bristol,KELMO, Guajiro Valentano) touring in Europe,Usa, Mexico and Central America. Text the name of this band in Youtube or my name for check sound videos. My fb account a artist is M-Arcush Ghezzo.
Violin, Viola, Piano And Conducting Lessons With Rem DJEMILEV

Violin, Viola, Piano And Conducting Lessons With Rem DJEMILEV

5.0(3)
Offers online services
14 hires on Lessons
34+ years in business
Serves Richmond, CA
Ellen S. says, "Rem is very encouraging and flexible. Being an older student having played cello for 8 years (a long time ago) I can work on things pretty well, but encouragement and good positioning are always important." Read more
Dandan Lessons

Dandan Lessons

5.0Exceptional(9)
Offers online services
7 hires on Lessons
11+ years in business
Serves Richmond, CA
Nicole Y. says, "Attention to my daughter's progress, to better structure her future lessons, has been a key to improving her piano skills. I recommend starting with Julietta to build a foundation, and then continue with someone like Franco to push ahead. Both are excellent music teachers." Read more
Violin Lessons With Zoë

Violin Lessons With Zoë

New on Lessons
Offers online services
2 hires on Lessons
9+ years in business
Serves Richmond, CA
Hi, I'm Zoe! I am a Bay Area-based professional orchestral violinist with over a decade in teaching experience, two decades of orchestra and chamber music experience, and three decades of music-making under my belt! Prior to moving to the Bay, I was a fellow with Michael Tilson Thomas's New World Symphony in Miami Beach, FL, a member of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's Civic Orchestra, and first violinist in a piano quintet for Lincoln Center Stage. I earned my master's degree in violin performance and literature from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY, and my bachelor's degree in violin performance and French, from UCLA. I love...
Sonor Music School

Sonor Music School

New on Lessons
2 hires on Lessons
6+ years in business
Serves Richmond, CA
Welcome! Sonor Music School is a music studio located in downtown Lafayette with a fun team of professional musicians and instructors. We provide a distinctive, well-rounded quality music education in piano, violin, voice and a classical / jazz guitar. We are a team of kind, professional educators dedicated to the progress of our students, offering the highest level of musical education. Students range in age from 4-year old beginners to more experienced teenagers, and adults. Lessons are scheduled according to mutual availability with the teacher and the students.  By providing individual music lessons, our instructors use their own teach...
Strings And Keys Music Studio

Strings And Keys Music Studio

New on Lessons
Offers online services
24+ years in business
Serves Richmond, CA
Hello! Strings and Keys Music Studio specializes in fun, innovative, and research-driven multi-sensory transformational music education programming, offering weekly (or more!) lessons in piano, violin, and viola to students of all ages. "SKMS" was founded in Lafayette, California in January 2000, by Lauralee, a professional freelance violinist, and a conservatory-trained pianist with a Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy. Lauralee is also a parent of two “career musicians,” and an encouraging, patient, fun and enthusiastic teacher. Our lessons are primarily taught online, with some in-person lessons for violin students, however being i

Your Violin Lessons questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Lessons.

How much do violin lessons cost near me?

Violin lessons cost $30 to $80 per session for classes starting at 30 minutes long or up to 60 minutes long. A private violin teacher costs $50 to $80 for an hour. A group lesson costs $20 to $30 each time.

You can expect to pay $190 to $360 every month when pre-booking violin lessons.

Are violin lessons worth it?

Violin lessons are worth it if you aspire to enhance your skills rapidly and perform for audiences. Expert tutelage in the violin can aid in cultivating appropriate techniques and tackling challenges efficiently, thus accelerating progress.

Learning violin without private feedback is extremely difficult and takes much longer.

How many violin lessons do I need?

You need as many violin lessons as it takes to reach your personal goals, depending on how good you are now, how much you practice, and how qualified your teacher is. Most folks need to take violin classes regularly for many months before they can play a basic song or read music.

Generally, it takes about 3 to 6 years to start playing many different songs quite well. If you want to play like a professional, it often takes more than 10 years of ongoing practice and tutoring.

How long are violin lessons?

Violin lessons are 30 minutes long for beginners and up to 60 minutes long on average. Extended lessons are only for advanced students, will cost extra, and are subject to the teacher's availability.

What age is best to start violin lessons?

The best age to start violin lessons is between 4 to 7 years old at the earliest, or whenever you have a strong enough focus on learning and can hold the instrument comfortably. Children need to exhibit sufficient physical coordination and concentration before they can start violin lessons.

However, adults are capable of learning and deriving pleasure from playing the violin, irrespective of their age.

How do I find a violin teacher near me?

You can find a violin teacher nearby very quickly by browsing the listings here on the Lessons website. Alternatively, you can ask for affiliated private teachers at local music stores.

  • Before hiring a violin teacher in your area, always remember to:
  • Compare the prices of at least 3 violin instructors.
  • Read what others have said about the teachers on Lessons and Google.
  • Ask them which of their past students you can talk to for a reference.
  • Get a written agreement and a lesson plan before the first lesson.
  • Follow a plan to pay a little at a time until you feel sure the teacher is right for you.

What questions do I ask a violin teacher before hiring?

Here are some questions to help you find the best violin teacher:

  • How many years have you been teaching the violin?
  • What age group of students do you prefer teaching?
  • How many degrees in music do you have, and do you play professionally?
  • Can I try out a lesson for free or with a discount to see if it works for me?
  • Do you have violin rentals at your school if I don't have one at home?
  • How much do I need to practice to reach my goals?
  • What books or sheet music should I buy?
  • Can you change how you teach to help students with special needs?
  • What kind of violin music are you best at teaching?
  • Should I expect homework to memorize?
  • What should I bring, and how long does each class last?
  • Can I get a copy of our class schedule, agreement, and how to pay?
  • What happens if I need to cancel a class due to an emergency?
  • Can I pick some of my favorite songs to learn?

Reviews for Richmond violin lessons

Recent success stories from people in the Richmond area.
Faiza G.
A truly excellent and fun teacher.
Violin, Viola, Piano and Conducting Lessons with Rem DJEMILEV
Lukki L.
Julieta is a very passionate, kind, and patient violin teacher. My sons love taking lessons from her. We highly recommend her as a violin teacher.
Dandan lessons
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