teaching since 1990
Highly caring, customized, individual approach to every student
Very supportive, engaging, positive environment during lessons and throughout the entire learning process
Instruments: Violin, Viola, Piano
Education: BA and MA from Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory
Rem studied violin at the Moscow Conservatory under the great virtuoso, Professor Leonid Kogan, and viola under professor Feodor Druzhinin. In 1988 he toured the United States as a member of the American-Soviet Youth Orchestra, conducted by Zubin Mehta and Dimitri Kitaenko. After graduating from the Moscow Conservatory, Rem moved to the United States. He has toured extensively throughout Europe and the America with the Arlekin String Quartet.
Along with teaching private viola and violin lessons, Rem teaches at the Crowden School and at Black Pine Circle School in Berkeley. In addition to Young People’s Chamber Orchestra, he conducts the Community Arts Youth Orchestra in Walnut Creek, and plays in many orchestras and chamber groups in the Bay Area, including the Sor Ensemble and the Arlekin String Quartet.
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A truly excellent and fun teacher.
Love his positive upbeat manner. My daughter was happy with him right away.
Right from the start making new student feel comfortable, engaged and relaxed. Attending to any student's questions or concerns, creating very positive, energetic atmosphere
I have 30 years of experience and B.A. and M.A. from the world famous Moscow Conservatory named after P.I. Tchaikovsky
Also, for 20 years working as a teacher at the Crowden School and Black Pine Circle School in Berkeley, as well as Center for Community Arts in Walnut Creek
20 years of experience serving as a Youth Orchestra conductor in Berkeley and in Walnut Creek, California
I am using very common pricing system:
30 minutes classes are $30
45 minutes classes are $40
60 minutes classes are $60
I started teaching while being a student at the Conservatory.
I still remember my first student and how much I enjoyed working teaching my student to play violin.
I remember joy and happiness of our first successfully accomplished goals!
I worked with all types and I enjoyed it.
Every student is unique and I am very happy to find custom method to fit my student's way of learning