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Oxnard Violin Instructors

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Dr. Dimitry Olevsky
4.9
from 24 reviews
  • 17 years in business
  • 42 hires on Thumbtack
Kinsley O.
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My 10 year old child has been taking private violin lessons for over two years. In that time we have cycled through several teachers in an attempt to find someone who could actually teach. She would put in the time practicing, yet continued to spin her wheels with a thousand different variations of “Twinkle, Twinkle.” (Pass the Tylenol.) Simply put, we were not seeing any notable results. Since she began lessons with Dimitry in February, she has progressed significantly. Her growth has shifted from completely stagnant to shockingly exponential under his tutelage. In only 3 months’ time, she has advanced from Suzuki Book 1 to a rather challenging piece. Last week she auditioned for and was accepted into the Los Angeles Youth Orchestra, a feat which would have been completely unattainable before starting with Dimitry a few months ago. Most importantly, my daughter now enjoys playing the violin and does so with confidence and passion. She appreciates Dimitry’s straightforward yet motivational style of instruction and looks forward to her weekly lessons. We highly recommend him to all those looking to take their musical studies to the next level.

  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Brenda Y.
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My daughter recently started violin lessons with Ms. Cardenes. So far, she has been extremely friendly, patient, and encouraging. My daughter is a bit shy, and she has made her feel very comfortable and excited about learning.

Violin & Viola Lessons
5.0
from 9 reviews
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
Maadvi I.
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My 10 yr old son has been taking private Violin lessons at home with Brandon for the last 4-5 months. My son enjoys learning from Brandon. He gives a lot of focus on getting the basics right, something which my son didn't learn in his group Violin classes at school.. My son finds him very funny and likes that Brandon gives him little tips like rhymes/beats which help him remember his notes better. There are times he comes a little late because of heavy traffic but he always sends a message and lets us know about it.We are looking forward to learning more from him.

Jennifer Deirmendjian
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Deanne B.
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Jennifer has been my violin teacher since January 2017. I really enjoy working with her. She's very flexible with scheduling. In our lessons, she selects pieces that are appropriate for my skill level, and she is very, very encouraging which I appreciate greatly. I feel fortunate to be her student.

  • 10 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Stephanie F.
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My son can't wait for the next semester of his alternative string group (ASG) to start up again! Jacob has taught him so much about being creative and passionate about the violin and music, which has been a liberating complement to years of school orchestra. SPLA is a unique program with the most positive and inspiring teachers possible- so thankful to be a part of it!

Violin with Chloe
5.0
from 3 reviews
  • New on Thumbtack
Julie R.
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My 2 grandchildren started taking violin lessons with Chloe, ages 5 and 6, March of 2013. They have continued with her and have progressed very nicely. Chloe has a beautiful touch with small children. She is patient and cheerful, yet demanding as well. As small children and beginners, she stared them with a modified Suzuki method, introducing other beginning material as well. She is young and recently graduated, but I knew she was a natural born teacher when I realized after just a few lessons that she gave two different lessons to the children, adjusting and modifying her information and method according to the needs and strengths of each child. We have been very happy with her teaching and the children have developed a very positive attitude toward the violin.

Shanon's Violin Academy
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 2 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Rayan M.
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Shanon is the best. I'm about to finish my first term with her and I feel I've made great progress, especially as an adult beginner who's never played music before. She helped me get an instrument and she's always available to answer my questions. 100% would recommend!

Witmer Studios
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Alan W.
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Matthew is able to do in-home lessons, which for me right now is very helpful. Although I was going to take violin lessons I decided to switch to viola, and Matthew is a wonderful, wonderful viola teacher (as he surely must be for violin too, given his expertise and patience). He is clearly a masterful teacher, as working with adult students presents a whole other range of challenges to an instructor. I've had only two lessons so far and have already made clear progress in the areas I wanted most to improve, and look forward to working with Matthew going forward. My lessons are inspiring with this clearly highly experienced player and performer; they are also fun. Matthew's a warm-hearted and engaging teacher with whom I KNOW I'll continue to make progress. Though I'm an older adult, I am inspired to push through my limits. With so much to learn I'm very grateful to have a teacher with expertise, humor and flexibilty. Thank you for reading this.

Marshall McDaniel
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 33 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Marie M.
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Very great teacher, so sweet!! He's teaching my son piano and my son has so much fun at their lessons.

iMusic Academy
5.0
from 2 reviews
  • 4 years in business
  • 5 hires on Thumbtack
Brooke K.
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I Music is a superior musical instruction academy. Minho was professional and accommodating and her instructors are top of the line- amazing with my 7yr old daughter for violin lessons.

Kite- Violinist, Composer
4.5
from 2 reviews
  • 10 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Marcus S.
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I havent played violin since high school but I wanted to get back into it. Suzanne has been incredibly patient and has really helped me remember how much I love playing violin. Our lessons are fun and she has given me excerpts that make practicing more enjoyable then ever.

Lessons with Laura
5.0
from 1 review
  • 4 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Eric P.
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Great owner, great talent, great services!

Cody's Studio
5.0
from 1 review
  • 10 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
Miriam J.
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Cody is amazing! He tutored my son in math and science and did an excellent job. He constantly brought unique projects and was patient and friendly. My son progressed quickly. Thank you Cody!

  • New on Thumbtack
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I have over 20 years of teaching experience, and have taught beginners and advanced students alike. As a classically trained professional musician I have played in numerous orchestras (community and professional. I have performed in other settings that include jazz, bluegrass, folk, rock and country music.

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I teach music theory, violin, viola, and I am a recorder. I send students to do ABRSM music exams, and I have been teaching for 22 years.

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Our violin and piano program for children is taught by using a group Suzuki Method, which has been very successful. Let them learn how to play, as well as give them the opportunity to teach their peers to reinforce their learning.

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I went to the Royal Academy of Music in London where I trained in violin, voice, and piano. Then, I got a master's in music leadership (education). I like working with people, especially adults and teens, to express themselves musically. Sometimes, this is by genre, sometimes it's by a particular instrument they've always loved. I really invest.

  • 10 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
About

I specialize in teaching to each student's level and way of learning. I am a classically trained pianist and singer. I am a songwriter and electronic producer. I also record and engineer music. I can teach students to merge classical training and theory into modern compositions. I facilitate each student's unique talent and voice!

  • 14 years in business
  • New on Thumbtack
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Olesya’s Story Music Teacher LA came to an existence out of one incredibly skilled teacher’s and musician’s passion for music and teaching, her creative ability to motivate and excite students, and her desire to spread the love of music and learning to musically inclined children and adults. Olesya MacNeil is the founder of the Music Teacher LA. As a child she studied piano and voice and took her first piano lessons from her mother at age 5. Olesya attended a music school in the former Soviet Union for 7 years and then pursued her Master’s in Music, Psychology and Pedagogy at the Omsk State University in Russia. During her years at the university, Olesya performed on stage, on the radio, and worked with musically gifted children from the local schools. During her years of study, Olesya completed extensive research on children’s intelligence relative to the study of music. After immigrating to the US in 1997, Olesya continued teaching music. She taught the children of Larry King, Billy Baldwin, Dan Beckerman (the alternate governor of LA Kings),Susannah Grant (who won the Oscar for Erin Brockovich’s movie script), Bennett Schneir (the producer of many known animation films),and many other established film producers, screenwriters, political leaders, sportsmen, owners of sport teams and financial CEOs. Olesya also worked with special needs kids. Working with children was the most incredible gift for Olesya. She was very popular and sought after teacher. The families she worked with were referring each other to Olesya and they were meeting and building new friendships at Olesya’s recital parties. Olesya worked 7 days a week, providing at one point a total of 53 in-home private lessons each week. Olesya has been traveling to her students and working 12 to 16 hours each day, including weekends. Olesya wished to teach fewer students, but she created such close ties with all the families, the families knew each other, they all liked Olesya, and thus Olesya simply could not quit any student without offending the family. Olesya has been teaching each student for 6-7 years on average. During such long period of time, her students’ goals and achievements became part of Olesya’s life. Olesya’s experiences working with different people were a book to write. Olesya once taught a beautiful 7 year old girl with amazingly big and sad blue eyes. The girl was the oldest child of 5 children in the religious family. She loved her piano lessons. She rarely practiced. When Olesya asked her why she didn’t practice she honestly said that she really wanted, but her mom asked her to hold her newborn sister… This 7 year old really enjoyed playing the piano, but sometimes she would question why she should learn the piano or anything else, “Because I will be married the moment I’ll finish the school. My family will find someone for me. I will never go to work and will have many children.” Olesya was using all her creative ideas to ignite this little girl’s desire to learn and feel unique and important. This little girl can grow and help her own children love and understand music in the future. Olesya developed individual homework method for each of her students to encourage them to practice. Olesya was satisfied seeing her students succeed and happy to learn more and more. Olesya’s recital parties were very inspiring and fun. She would “rent” a mansion or a large house of one of her students. She would break all her students into 15 performers per recital. One of her students baked cupcakes, where each cupcake was a music measure from a famous opera. Olesya trained her students how to successfully perform and overcome their shyness in recitals. Her methods worked. There were happy moments in students’ lives when they performed in recitals and students’ parents saw their achievements. Olesya has been saving her students’ drawings, essays, sayings, photos… She has saved it as very precious items from her life. After several years in the private piano teaching in the US, rather overwhelmed by demand for someone of her talent and teaching skills, Olesya assembled music teachers with her caliber of credentials and expertise under one roof and named it “Music Teacher LA”. It is not easy to become a Music Teacher LA teacher. Of all the musicians Olesya interviews who wish to join the team, only 2% meet her rigorous standards of: ?Advanced music education ?Professional musical accomplishments ?Education and experience in teaching ?The special and unique type personality and creativity that motivates students ?THE BURNING DESIRE TO TEACH vs. MAKE MONEY TEACHING MUSIC Music Teacher LA today offers music lessons on all instruments and voice, expert piano tuning, and music summer camps.

About

Offering viola lessons for all levels and all ages! I provide tailored and engaging sessions to help you improve your technical and expressive abilities. Also offering lessons in violin, music theory and beginning piano.

  • New on Thumbtack
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I can help with teaching others violin lessons and how to read music as well as do other types of music that is needed. If they are in need of learning how to improve their musical skills and other areas of weakness in this field, I can provide it.

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Need a Violin Teacher

Huntington Beach, CA

  • Frequency of lessons
    Once a week
  • Student age
    10-13
  • Experience
    Beginner
  • Details
    Cara is 11 and in 5th grade, grew up in a musicians environment with guitars and piano, wishes to learn the violin.
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