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Chicago Viola Lessons

The Orland  Centre For Music Performance

The Orland Centre For Music Performance

5.0 21 Reviews
Sheer technique is necessary but insufficient to play an instrument well. Aural skills, that include the study of functional tonality and voice-leading are important factors that impart musicality. This is of great import if the prospective musician wants the audience to truly enjoy his or her performance! Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra since 1985, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literature as well, Farobag continues in his capacity as ... View Profile
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Anderson Music Studio

Anderson Music Studio

5.0 8 Reviews
There are an abundance of string teachers in the Chicagoland area, but few of them can boast having real teaching credentials. Not here - I actually have a music education degree. Not only do I know how to play the violin really well, I also have the teaching tools necessary to get my students to play the violin really well. When you choose a teacher with real credentials, you get farther, faster.
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Sokolova Music Lessons

Sokolova Music Lessons

5.0 5 Reviews
Taisiya Sokolova is a violinist and violist who is equally experienced soloist, chamber musician, and an orchestra player. She is currently a Violist of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, as well as a member of some other groups such as Illinois Symphony and Peoria Symphony. In addition, she teaches and performs recitals in Chicago area.  Sokolova was born in Moscow, Russia in 1992, and graduated from Gnessin Special School of Music in 2011. She then attended the Colburn Academy for Young Artists. She graduated from Indiana University with Bachelor of Music and Master of Music. She studied performance with Atar Arad, and violin pe ... View Profile
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Countryside Piano And Violin Studio

Countryside Piano And Violin Studio

5.0 4 Reviews
Teaching in LaGrange since 2005 Ada Ignatov is holding Master's degree in Music teaching and Performing from Russian Gnesins' Academy of music. Member of Illinois State Music teachers association, Illinois Music association, Oak park/Forest park and Salt creek chamber orchestras, Mrs. Ignatov incorporate her extencive experience in music teaching and performing into her lessons, creating inspiring, nurturing and highly professional atmosphere.  ... View Profile
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International Mansion

International Mansion

5.0 4 Reviews
Our general curriculum includes a variety of challenging courses that meet or exceed state requirements (if you are following Common Core's markers). Suitable class sizes and exceptional, qualified teachers allow The Language & Music School to offer an expert-led and inclusive educational environment, while also ensuring each student receives the individualized attention and support they need. We set you up with a one on one teacher for an 8 week session ... View Profile
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Reverb Lessons

Reverb Lessons

5.0 3 Reviews
Reverb Lessons is on a mission to make learning to play, sing or create music as easy as possible. Unlike a traditional music lesson company, Reverb Lessons has designed its customer experience around you: simply sign up online, book a time with your instructor and explore your creative side. You have the choice of taking lessons online, at the instructor's location, or at your place — whatever works best for you. All payment is taken care of head of time, so no need to worry about having cash for your lesson. Reverb Lessons puts all of its teachers through a rigorous interview process, ensuring that only the best instructors help you learn t ... View Profile
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Anna Berntson, Violin Lessons

Anna Berntson, Violin Lessons

5.0 1 Review
Hello! My name is Anna Berntson, and I recently earned my Master's degree from University of Michigan studying under Aaron Berofsky. I graduated from Oberlin Conservatory in 2012 where I studied with David Bowlin. In addition to my studies, I currently substitute with Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Jackson symphonies. As of spring 2017, I am Suzuki certified. Over the past few years, I have performed in masterclasses for artists such as Almita Vamos, Lawrence Dutton, and Sir Simon Rattle. I am passionate about helping all of my students to reach their full potential on their instruments, and have had students from beginner through adult. I offer a n ... View Profile
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Susan Rozendaal Violin And Viola Studio

Susan Rozendaal Violin And Viola Studio

5.0 1 Review
I am a professional violinist/violist, member of the Chicago Federation of Musician's Union and enjoy performing sacred and secular music in various concert halls and churches in greater Chicago.  I have taught at least 30 years in various schools and studios including: The Cleveland Institute of Music Pre- College DivisionThe Music Institute of ChicagoWinnetka district 36Avoca District 37DePaul University Community SchoolPrivate studio.  I have been a Clinician at Suzuki Summer Institutes- Blue Lake MI, Steven's Pt. WI, and Deerfield, IL Background:  BS in Music Ed w/ minor in child psychology, Master's studies in  v ... View Profile
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Kluegel String Studio

Kluegel String Studio

5.0 1 Review
Study with a GRAMMY-nominated violinist who has been teaching beginners through College-level for over 10 years!  Dr. Kluegel lives in the Chicago-area and teaches students from beginners to College-level students. She is known for her ability to teach in a bilingual setting, her compassionate, result-oriented pedagogy, and for her work with online teaching platforms. ​ A dedicated pedagogue and researcher, Dr. Kluegel serves on the Editorial Board of the American String Teacher Journal as well as Chair of the Illinois ASTA Concerto Competition. Learn more: www.charlenekluegel.com ... View Profile
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Rachel Peters String Lessons

Rachel Peters String Lessons

5.0 1 Review
My name is Rachel Peters and I was raised in Cincinnati, Ohio. I obtained my Bachelor's degree in Violin Performance from the College-Conservatory of Music and my Master's degree at Northwestern University for Violin Performance in addition to being a member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago. In Cincinnati, I taught private lessons at the Cincinnati School of Music for two years and taught violin/viola group classes at the Peraza Music Workshop along with coaching young chamber music groups for seven years. I am also currently teaching at Terra Sounds School of Music.I love teaching because I have the strong belief that anyone can accomplish ... View Profile
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Gasse School Of Music

Gasse School Of Music

The Gasse School of Music. founded in June 2001, serves Chicago and the near-west suburbs, including Forest Park, Oak Park, River Forest, Elmwood Park, and Berwyn. The school is dedicated to a simple, two-point mission: To provide quality, instrumental music instruction for children and adults of all ages, and Make the playing of a musical instrument a fun and enjoyable part of everyday life. Bringing the joy of music to anyone is a gift of incalculable value and the academic and life-skill benefits of musical instruction are well-documented. Those benefits suffer, however, if the process of instruction is not infused with a sense of fun and ... View Profile
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Midlothian Music

Midlothian Music

Experience matters when it comes to the role of music teacher.  Our 13 accredited instructors come from the best music colleges and are specialists in the instruments they teach. We teach traditional methods and know how to create specific lesson plans for anyone age 5 and up. Using traditional methods of teaching, Midlothian Music can take students as beginners to as far as they want to go.  Our educational roots go back to our earliest days in 1960 and a number of our former students have gone on to enjoy rewarding professional careers in the music industry. Lessons are available Monday through Saturday at our Midlothian store and ... View Profile
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Maxwell Music

Maxwell Music

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Julie Fischer Violin & Viola Instructor

Julie Fischer Violin & Viola Instructor

Education:  Julie received her Graduate Diploma from the New England Conservatory in 2005, her Masters of Music from the New England Conservatory in 2004, and her Bachelors of Music from the Cleveland Institute of Music in 2002. Significant teachers and mentors:  A few of Ms. Fischer's significant teachers/mentors throughout the years were: Lucy Chapman, Donald Weilerstein, Almita and Roland Vamos, Thomas Wermuth, and Paula Fischer. Teaching philosophy and areas of expertise:  Ms. Fischer's philosophy is one that revolves arond loving and caring for her students. It can not be explained any better, than from her ... View Profile
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Goo’s Violin/Viola Lessons

Goo’s Violin/Viola Lessons

I have a expertised method of teaching each students in their own unique ways. The age groups I've experienced with are -kids (5-12) -teenageers (13-19) -young adults (20-24) -seniors (50-70) Regardless of the age, with my experiences of teaching, I am very keen on spotting the abilities that student have, and in need to be able to develop their playing skills.
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The Academy Of Music And Art, Inc.

The Academy Of Music And Art, Inc.

Trying to decide between a few different Music, Art and Dance Schools? If you are looking for music, art and dance you are at the right place! The Academy of Music and Art is a fun and friendly place to take lessons. We are here to help you get the most from your classes. You will fit in! You are taught in a way that is designed to build your self-esteem. Beginners & children are welcome. Classes are all about you, your interests and your goals. You can learn and have fun at the same time. Convenient after school, evening and weekend classes. Dance classes for ages 2 and up. Music lessons for ages 3 and up. ... View Profile
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Rhona Reagen

Rhona Reagen

I am an experienced teacher who is dedicated to helping all interested students reach their maximum potential in musical expressions.  Each student receives individual attention within the studio structure.   We have 2 large formal recitals a year as well as a community holiday concert and a Solofestival.
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First Conservatory Of La Grange

First Conservatory Of La Grange

Started in 1995, First Conservatory prides itself on providing expert instruction in a nurturing environment.  The teachers are also very active performers in professional ensembles which helps their instruction.  They are always practicing whcih means they bring that ethic of alwasy improving to their students.   www.firstconservatorylagrange.com
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Venus Fu Music Studio

Venus Fu Music Studio

Many years experience teaching Suzuki programs fro age 3 to audit, I have achieved as a gold metal list teacher for The Royal Conservatory of Music, Canada My students have won Gold and Silver Metal in Quebec Music Educator Association music festival Montréal Canada. My students have taken The Association Board Of The Royal School of the Music Exam(London.U.K.) I played with Beijing Film Orchestra and Hong Kong Sinfornietta from 1983-2000, As a concertmaster for The Musicians of the World Symphony Orchestra from 2006-2012 Now I am playing with Highland Park Strings. ... View Profile
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Evanston Violin Lessons

Evanston Violin Lessons

Successful students are a reflection of their supportive teachers.  While knowledge about the learning process is invaluable in teaching, equally important is a supportive, encouraging environment.  My goal as a teacher is to fully realize my students' potential.  This means that they must be free to enjoy their work, experiment with methods learned and untried, and develop a positive sense of self-esteem in order to achieve their personal best.  Additionally, my musical objectives blend skills, knowledge, and newer teaching strategies that: *    Increase basic mind/body coordination skills *    Develop ... View Profile
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Horse-Drawn Productions, Inc.

Horse-Drawn Productions, Inc.

Horse-Drawn Productions has been teaching, recording and supporting Berwyn, Cicero, Riverside students for 7 years, and have been around since 1998. All of the individual lessons and classes are taught in a state-of-the-art recording studio facilty, with over 7,000 square feet. We also offer IT Support and Computer Repair services, as well!
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MB Muzik

MB Muzik

Marija Bubanj, Violin/Viola A native of Belgrade, Serbia, Marija Bubanj began studying violin at the age of six. At the age of sixteen, in addition to violin, Marija Bubanj started playing the viola. She received a Bachelor of Music in Viola Performance from the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad in 1993. During these studies, she played in a chamber ensemble Artisti Dell Arco, Belgrade, where she performed on numerous European stages as well as Radio and TV broadcasts. The ensemble performed pieces of Bach, Mozart, Vivaldi, Corelli, Torelli and Respighi. She also performed with the Symphony Orchestra of the Music Academy of Novi Sad where she pla ... View Profile
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Enchante Music

Enchante Music

I have been teaching violin and viola for 50 years, and have published several books designed to help children master string techniques (see: Color by Note for Young Violinists, Rainbows Musical Colors for Beginning Violinists, Songs from India for Young Violinists, and Holiday Music for Two Violins, available from Amazon). I use a combination of Suzuki training for beginners, with note reading introduced as soon as possible. I work to make the learning process interesting and fun for students, by finding out their preferences and selecting music that they enjoy playing, and carefully curating their reportoire to help them grow as musicians. ... View Profile
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Ossia Musical Forum

Ossia Musical Forum

Ossia Musical Forum offers  transformational and practical programs for Violin or Viola,  unleashing the compelling musician that resides within. Intense musical focus; Multi-faceted development of individual musician; Individual coaching and group instruction; Complementary techniques including meditation, Feldenkrais, removal of limiting subconscious beliefs with Psych-K technology, Professional and entrepreneurial mindset; Mastermind participation; Solo and Chamber Music Performances; Development of quantum-based paradigm of artistry, collaboration, and adherence to Universal Principles ... View Profile
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Max’s Viola Lessons

Max’s Viola Lessons

I have 14 years of experience playing on the Viola. I just recently received my Masters degree from Michigan State University in Viola performance under Professor Yuri Gandelsman. I received my undergrad degree from Eastern Michigan University under Scott Woolweaver and Dan Foster. I have many years of orchestral experience and would love to help people prepare for auditions if needed. Depending on needs I can also help prepare solo works as long as technical etudes to help reach your goals when performing. You’ll become a better musician and will be able to apply topics learned to anything else that you play in the future.  ... View Profile
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Seth Van Embden - Viola And Violin Teacher

Seth Van Embden - Viola And Violin Teacher

www.sethvanembden.com Most recently named a 2020 Britten–Pears Young Artist by the Snape-Maltings Festival in the UK, violist Seth Van Embden is based in Chicago where he is a member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago and as a regular substitute for the Milwaukee Symphony. Seth enjoys an active freelance career playing in the Northbrook and Oistrakh Symphonies, recording sessions, and chamber groups. Seth is also a founding member of the early music group Ensemble Affect. Seth received his Masters degree from Northwestern University as the recipient of the Charlotte Kickhaefer Davis and Ernest Davis Endowed Fellowship, studying with the ... View Profile
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Samantha Peng Viola Lessons

Samantha Peng Viola Lessons

I am a passionate believer that musical talent is not innate or inherent. It is grown through hard-work, self-discipline, proper guidance from caring teachers. As a private teacher, I believe in the potential of all my students to achieve their goals. Maintaining a positive and honest relationship with my students is an important aspect of my teaching philosophy. I have been teaching viola/violin for a year in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, traveling to high schools and middle schools to give private lessons. So far, I am very proud of the students I have taught the longest who work hard and have a lot of progress to show for it. Link to my webs ... View Profile
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Amanda’s Violin And Viola Lessons

Amanda’s Violin And Viola Lessons

I have a passions for ensuring my students play with proper technique so that they may play the most lovely music. Let's stop dealing with scratchy violin noise and let's welcome beautiful melodies in your home!  -Bachelor's in Viola Performance from the Chicago College of Performing Arts ant. May 2021 -2 years experience in private teaching -5 years experience in volunteer teaching for low-income students who study violin and viola.  - Participated in numerous festivals including: Venice Music Master, Vienna Summer Music Festival, and Casalmaggiore Music Festival ... View Profile
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The Chicago Academy Of Music

The Chicago Academy Of Music

The Chicago Academy of Music Conservatory offers exceptional musical training to both children and adults throughout the city. The unique curriculum and pedagogy allows highly accomplished professional musicians to share their extraordinary talents with both gifted and beginner students in the city. Our mission is to transform the student into a globally conscious cultural citizen with developed skills. The study and performance of music brings heightened values and the ability to pursue excellence in every aspect of life. ... View Profile
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