Violin, Viola, Piano And Conducting Lessons With Rem DJEMILEV

Violin, Viola, Piano And Conducting Lessons With Rem DJEMILEV

5.0 (2)
13 hires on
1 employee
32 years in business

About this pro

Rem Djemilev,

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.

(510) 299-7246 | [email protected]

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Vallejo, CA 94591
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2 Reviews


  • Faiza Gholame

    A truly excellent and fun teacher.

  • Bonnie Mende

    Love his positive upbeat manner. My daughter was happy with him right away.

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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

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

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

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

Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

I am using very common pricing system:

30 minutes classes are $30

45 minutes classes are $40

60 minutes classes are $60

How did you get started teaching?

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!

What types of students have you worked with?

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

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