Find a violin teacher in Norfolk, VA

Find violin teachers in Norfolk, VA

Find violin teachers in Norfolk, VA

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Top 10 violin lessons in Norfolk, VA

Students agree: these Norfolk violin teachers are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Galatea Chamber Music Mentors

Galatea Chamber Music Mentors

7 hires on Lessons
7+ years in business
Serves Norfolk, VA
Isaiah C. says, "Amazing teachers! Very kind, knowledgeable, and passionate mentors! There's probably no better music mentors in the whole Virginia Beach area!" Read more
Lessons With Sloane

Lessons With Sloane

12 hires on Lessons
35+ years in business
Serves Norfolk, VA
Cynthia P. says, "Sloane has been the perfect teacher for my son's beginning violin lessons. She is wonderful and patient with him. He informed me of how much he enjoys her instructions, which is music to my ears! In no time, he picked up new techniques and tips to improve his playing. Now he shows more eagerness to practice. Her experience with the violin is apparent, therefore I only rely on her advice for resources and instrumental accessories. Thank you Sloane!" Read more
Anna Auz

Anna Auz

New on Lessons
Offers online services
Serves Norfolk, VA
Hello! My name is Anna (On-Uh) and I have been playing the violin for 10 years; as well as learning/teaching myself how to play the piano, viola, cello, saxophone, and guitar. Currently, I am a college students aiming for my bachelors in Music with a certification in music technology. Private lessons I have only begun recently and I played in an orchestra in Arizona called the Tucson Junior String (TJS). The Suzuki method is what I have learned and it is a great starts for beginner musicians. If you have any questions feel free to reach out and thank you!
Galatea Chamber Music

Galatea Chamber Music

New on Lessons
7+ years in business
Serves Norfolk, VA
Founded in 2017, Galatea Chamber Music, located in Virginia Beach, VA, is a community-focused business dedicated to delivering high-quality chamber music performances. Serving Hampton Roads and surrounding areas, they provide private and public events with a range of ensembles including String Quartet, Trio, Duo and Soloists. Galatea is also committed to teaching violin lessons and fostering local talent through their performances. They are always open to incorporating different instruments to fulfill the vision of their clients.

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 Norfolk violin lessons

Recent success stories from people in the Norfolk area.
Catherine C.
We loved Ms.Sloane! She's very professional and extremely accommodating. We had to move away unfortunately but we she definitely helped my son get further ahead.
Lessons With Sloane
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