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Oak Park Violin 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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Clete Davis

Clete Davis

5.0 7 Reviews
I really enjoy passing on the pleasure of playing a string instrument. I have a Bachelor's in violin performance from the University of Arizona, studied locally at American Conservatory, Roosevelt University, and Northern IllinoisUniversity, and have been teaching for 45 years. I teach classical, folk, and ethnic music. Students are encouraged to perform in public. Come, join me, and let's begin your musical journey together!
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Lessons & Beyond

Lessons & Beyond

5.0 4 Reviews
First of all, I love ALL music. Here is a list of some of the things I am proficient in and can teach you: Genres (blues, rock, country, classical, metal, pop, punk) Technique (strumming, lead playing, fingerpicking, speed-picking, sweep picking) Theory (note-reading, scales/improvisation, chord construction, timing/rhythm) Composition (putting it all together- songwriting!) And this is all only the beginning. I come to each lesson with a plan, based off how I feel the student learns and what their goals are. I am patient and let the lessons move as fast as the student is willing. I have taught literally hundreds of students over the years; ... 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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Louise Brodie Studio Lessons

Louise Brodie Studio Lessons

5.0 3 Reviews
Louise is a professional fiddler and violinist working in the Chicagoland area.  I have students from age 6 to 75 and personalize all lessons.  I perform in Irish, Scottish, swing, blues, classical and folk music and can teach you the tricks of all these trades.  Many of my students are top players in their school orchestras.  I have a degree in music education from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and have recieved awards for my student orchestras, fiddling competitions and more.   ... 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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Play Music Chicago

Play Music Chicago

5.0 2 Reviews
I have 10 years of professional playing experience on clarinet and saxophone. I performed over 300 times around the world as the concertmaster of the Marine Corps Forces Pacific Band. I’ve played clarinet and saxophone in a variety of ensembles like: Son Caribe Latin Band, orchestra work, pit work, and more. Currently, I am a woodwind teaching artist for Ravinia Festival’s Reach*Teach*Play program, I teach woodwinds and beginning piano at Veritas Music and Learning Center, and I am the Musical Director of a new nonprofit - Fit Life Project. My passion is teaching and helping others achieve success and happiness through music like ... View Profile
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Play Music Chicago

Play Music Chicago

5.0 2 Reviews
Taisiya Sokolova attended the Colburn Academyfor Young Artists. She then received her Bachelor of Music from Indiana University South Bend and Master of Music from Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. She has studied with Atar Arad, Li-Kuo Chang, Luis Vargas, Paul Coletti and Elena Ozol. She also participated in master classes with Yuri Bashmet, Sven Arne Tepl, Jurgen Kussmaul, Nobuko Imai, Paul Neubauer, and Martha Katz. Taisiya is a prize winner of numerous competitions, such as MTNA State Competition in 2014 and 2015, Imperial Symphony Orchestra Young Artists competition in 2014, and the International Competition “21st Cen ... View Profile
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Joia’s String Lessons

Joia’s String Lessons

5.0 1 Review
I teach a variety of genres. I myself call myself the cello singer on IG and YouTube as I enjoy arranging pop songs. I play an electric cello and look up to groups like pianoguys, Lindsey Stirling, Black Violin, and Transiberian Orchestra! I am classically trained and have played cello for 13 years and violin/ viola for 9. Im Suzuki Certified up through book 3 and have a degree from U of I in cello performance 
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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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XIAOKE GUO

XIAOKE GUO

5.0 1 Review
I am a professional violinist in Chicago. As orchestra player , I am playing in civic orchestra of chicago , Illinois symphony orchestra , kankakee symphony orchestra, port charlotte in FL. Alongside I used to play many solo recital in some private events and chinese performing gala. At the same time, I teach privately. From beginning , intermediate , advantage. My student got in Dupage youth orchestra this year. I feel enthusiasm for teaching any levels. Try to learn violin easy and make people feel happy. ... 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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Bucktown Music

Bucktown Music

A family friendly music school in the heart of the Bucktown neighborhood.  
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Joe DeAngelo Violin Lessons

Joe DeAngelo Violin Lessons

I first wanted to play the violin at age 5 after hearing Violin by They Might Be Giants, but I didn't start until age 7 after beginning piano lessons beforehand. I have since fallen in love with all things music and taken up countless other small stringed instruments in addition to the violin and piano. I play many styles - gypsy jazz, classical, rock, indie, you name it - and I enjoy listening to almost all other styles as well. My first album was released in 2014, a gypsy jazz record created by the DeAngelo Trio with guest artist Ira Coleman on bass. I have also played over 100 gigs with the DeAngelo Trio. Highlights include playing at th ... View Profile
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School Of Rock Arlington Heights

School Of Rock Arlington Heights

At School of Rock Arlington Heights, we teach kids how to rock audiences, melting faces with stellar performances and technical ability. One-on-one instruction is just the beginning, because we get kids playing on stage as quickly as possible. Our immersive method motivates them, speeds up the learning process, and has benefits beyond learning an instrument.Not only do kids collaborate with students of similar interests at School of Rock Arlington Heights, they get to work with an amazing network of artists and perform at legendary concert venues. Examples include CBGB's, The Trocadero, The Knitting Factory, The Whiskey, The Roxy, The Experie ... 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 Lessons

Maxwell Music Lessons

I'm a college graduate that has been teaching music since 2010 graduation. I also have many connections in many industries that may further someone's elses career; as well as mine.  
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True Note Music

True Note Music

Hi!  I love teaching violin... and fiddle, too. With over 25 years of string music and ensemble teaching experience, I delight in both starting students on violin or preparing students for college-level music major auditions. No one is too young or too older to learn violin!
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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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Emi Nakamura Music Lessons

Emi Nakamura Music Lessons

I teach voice, violin, and music theory for the creative individual, working with the student to tailor custom curricula to fit their interests and learning needs, regardless of age or prerequisite skill. I offer tutoring in music theory skills up to the collegiate level (including ear training and species counterpoint), as well as collaboration opportunities to create or refine original pieces of music.In addition to lesson time, I offer the following services to maximize achievement:- Setting up private YouTube tutorial playlists for cross-referencing purposes- Skype/Facetime lessons and remote collaboration via Google+ and Dropbox- Inten ... View Profile
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Stacey's Private Lessons

Stacey's Private Lessons

My name is Stacey, I went to Illinois State University where I received my Bachelors in Music Education & Violin Performance. I am working on my Masters Degree in Music Education from VanderCook College of Music and becoming National Board Certified. Currently, I work as the Director of Orchestras in the Chicagoland area at a public school. On the weekends, I perform with the Classical Symphony Orchestra and play various other gigs. I have been trained in Suzuki Violin Books 1-4 at the Chicago Suzuki Institute in Deerfield, IL. ... View Profile
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School Of Rock Arlington Heights

School Of Rock Arlington Heights

At School of Rock Arlington Heights, we teach kids how to rock audiences, melting faces with stellar performances and technical ability. One-on-one instruction is just the beginning, because we get kids playing on stage as quickly as possible. Our immersive method motivates them, speeds up the learning process, and has benefits beyond learning an instrument.Not only do kids collaborate with students of similar interests at School of Rock Arlington Heights, they get to work with an amazing network of artists and perform at legendary concert venues. Examples include CBGB's, The Trocadero, The Knitting Factory, The Whiskey, The Roxy, The Experie ... View Profile
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The Chicago Academy Of Music

The Chicago Academy Of Music

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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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Etc. Music School

Etc. Music School

Led by Founder and Director Mike O’Mara, a longtime Evanston resident and teacher with 15+ years’ teaching experience, etc. Music School represents a holistic approach to musical and theatrical education wherein private lessons, ensembles, classes and original productions at every level involve and respect the students’ interests and strive to utilize them to foster motivation towards achieving each young artist’s goals via organic, collaborative study and experimentation. Class Structure:Each lesson, class and production at etc. is tied together at every level. From the beginner to the most advanced, each student can ... View Profile
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Musik Foundations Music Studio

Musik Foundations Music Studio

I have been teaching piano and violin for over 20 years.  I love what I do, and my studio families say it shows. My teaching focuses on a strong foundation including good sight-reading skills and music theory. I believe sincerely that the arts, especially music, are an essential part of a good education; and I believe every child can learn anything with the right instruction and nurturing.
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Suburban Music

Suburban Music

Suburban Music is a family-owned full-service music center. Our strong foundation in private music lessons informs the retail store of appropriate instruments, accessories, and sheet music to offer students and customers.Suburban Music offers music lessons on all instruments & voice. Lessons cost only $30 for 30 minutes. 90-minute Rock Band Classes are only $30 per week. Suburban Music students enjoy a 20% discount every time they shop in the store. Several performance and recording opportunities are available each year to our students, including a Spring Recital, Christmas Recital, Rock Shows, Festivals, Parades, and Battle of the Bands. ... 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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