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Top 10 violin lessons in Worcester, MA

Students agree: these Worcester violin teachers are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Adam Sweet Teaches Traditional Styles On Mandolin And Fiddle

Adam Sweet Teaches Traditional Styles On Mandolin And Fiddle

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Offers online services
6 hires on Lessons
38+ years in business
Serves Worcester, MA
Keith H. says, "I never thought at the start of this journey that I'd be playing classical music on a mandolin, but often, it really fits, and in general, it's helped to develop a kind of musicianship that I find I can apply to anything else I want to play. Adam is a knowledgeable and enthusiastic instructor about music and music history. He supports a number of group projects (focusing on several different styles including classical, Celtic, and Klezmer) for students, which are an excellent way to learn." Read more
Pakachoag Music School Of Grtr. Worcester

Pakachoag Music School Of Grtr. Worcester

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1 hire on Lessons
42+ years in business
Serves Worcester, MA
Erma D. says, "The directors Sarah and Kristjon are very professional and responsive of any of our questions. The staff is amazing and takes teaching very seriously. My son has had a couple of piano teachers so far and both have been great artists and teachers from which he has been able to learn a lot in a very short amount of time. The first recital he had at Pakachoag was a great experience where we were able to see the great work both teachers and students do here, and how talented they are. I look forward to his next recital shortly and having my younger one get started with violin lessons next." Read more
Pakachoag Music School Of Greater Worcester

Pakachoag Music School Of Greater Worcester

New on Lessons
Offers online services
42+ years in business
Serves Worcester, MA
Pakachoag Music School of Greater Worcester, founded in 1982, is located across various locations in Massachusetts, with a central hub in Worcester. It is dedicated to fostering a lifelong love for music in students of all ages and backgrounds. The school offers a variety of programs including Music Together classes, summer sessions, and private lessons. Known for its high-quality music education, Pakachoag's experienced faculty supports students in understanding music and its potential. Recognized as the Best Music School by BayStateParent magazine, Pakachoag has served thousands of families in and around Worcester for over 30 years.
Keith's Music House

Keith's Music House

New on Lessons
Serves Worcester, MA
Keith's Music House, located in Boylston, Massachusetts, is renowned for offering music lessons and retailing music-related products. Their commitment to nurturing musical talent and passion is evident in the high-quality services they provide. Make your musical journey worthwhile by choosing Keith's Music House.

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 Worcester violin lessons

Recent success stories from people in the Worcester area.
Wes A.
Adam is a very knowledgeable music teaching, proficient with several instruments. He is patient, and adjust lessons to the student's needs. I had him as a mandolin teacher for seven years and was very happy with his teaching.
Adam Sweet Teaches Traditional Styles on Mandolin and Fiddle
Maria G.
The understanding teachers and staff and the dedication to the success of all students, and the instructors love and passion for the music.
Pakachoag Music School of Grtr. Worcester
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