Find a violin teacher in Middletown, CT

Find violin teachers in Middletown, CT

Find violin teachers in Middletown, CT

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Top 10 violin lessons in Middletown, CT

Students agree: these Middletown violin teachers are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Brookside Music

Brookside Music

5.0(3)
Offers online services
10 hires on Lessons
11+ years in business
Serves Middletown, CT
Jessica Z. says, "The fact that you can take individual lessons and still find someone to collaborate with. I also like being able to talk to my instructor and not feel like I am being left behind in a class full of other band instruments but we are focused one on one on what I want to specifically work on and where I am." Read more
James Bosco

James Bosco

5.0(2)
2 hires on Lessons
12+ years in business
Serves Middletown, CT
Daniel M. says, "Jim Bosco is an inspiring teacher that creates personalized practice routines for his students. The passion he has for the instruments he teaches results in a very welcoming learning environment in which students can truly excel. Jim listens to his students needs and responds accordingly, he teaches at the pace most aligned with the students level and aspiration. His incredibly vast knowledge and experience in music makes him an extremely flexible and understanding teacher. I highly recommend Jim Bosco as not only a teacher but as a mentor as well." Read more
Middlesex Music Academy

Middlesex Music Academy

5.0(1)
5 hires on Lessons
12+ years in business
Serves Middletown, CT
Debra B. says, "I am learning a lot and enjoying my teacher." Read more
Katie Callaghan Music Studio

Katie Callaghan Music Studio

New on Lessons
Offers online services
16+ years in business
Serves Middletown, CT
High quality private lessons from a professional playee with a Master's degree in Education A personalized educational plan is developed for each student depending on individual goals, interests and ability level or previous musical experience. Whether you are learning a new instrument as an adult or preparing for an audition, instruction at an appropriate level is available here. If interested, students, especially school age children, can benefit from studying both a string instrument and piano together with the same teacher. Studying two instruments reinforces the learning and broadens overall music skills. Violin students may also enjoy l...
Keys And Strings Music Studio

Keys And Strings Music Studio

New on Lessons
3 hires on Lessons
Serves Middletown, CT
Our goal is for all students to learn how to read music. All students are welcome. We mold our teaching style to each individual students needs. Our free assessment will determine the students learning style. Our mission statement is Where Love of Music is a Lesson Learned for Life. The greatest gift is watching a students face when they realize they can read music. Seeing them beam when they accomplish something that when they first started frustrated them....
Carin String Studio

Carin String Studio

New on Lessons
1 hire on Lessons
Serves Middletown, CT
Specializes in FaceTime or Skype Video Lessons, along with younger students or Senior Citizens
Blue Kazoo Music Productions

Blue Kazoo Music Productions

5.0(1)
Offers online services
26 hires on Lessons
15+ years in business
Serves Middletown, CT
Binyamin L. says, "The teacher was really experienced,I am very pleased I will continue having lessons." Read more

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 Middletown violin lessons

Recent success stories from people in the Middletown area.
Brian M.
I really enjoy my piano lessons with Philip. He is very skilled at breaking down and teaching any song I come in with. The environment is very welcoming. My lessons at Brookside Music are a part of my week that I always look forward to.
Brookside Music
Michael G.
Mr. Bosco is one of the nicest music teachers I have ever met. He has helped me tremendously while preparing to major in music education at UCONN this upcoming fall. He understands the students and their needs while giving the best education possible. I would reccomend Mr. Bosco to anyone looking for a music instructor.
James Bosco
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