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Find a private violin instructor near Garland, TX

Find a private violin instructor near Garland, TX

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Top 10 Private Violin Instructors near Garland, TX

Avatar for Iva Raykova, Violin/Viola Studio
Avatar for Iva Raykova, Violin/Viola Studio
4. Iva Raykova, Violin/Viola Studio
5.0

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5.0

(1)

Offers remote services
Discounts available
  • Serves Garland, TX
Iva Raykova began her musical studies in Bulgaria at the age of 4 and graduated from the National Musical School “Lyubomir Pipkov”. Iva holds a BM and AD in performance from Texas Christian University, where she studied with Dr. Misha Galaganov and MM in performance from Southern Methodist University, where she was in the class of Barbara Sudweeks. ​ Iva is an active performer and teacher. She has appeared in festivals such as Northern Lights Music Festival, Ohio Light Opera, AIMS in Graz, Castleton Festival, Brevard Music Center, and Music in the Mountains. Recent performances include a solo performance of Mozart Sinfonia Concertante along with Dr. Timothy Angel, violin, and Mansfield Philharmonic. Iva has performed also as an orchestra musician with Irving Symphony, San Angelo Symphony, Plano Symphony, Waco Symphony, and Odysseus Chamber Orchestra among others. ​ Iva has participated in masterclasses with E.Goldstein, E.Eckert, M.Strauss, Hugo Wolf Quartet, Samuel Rhodes, and others. Iva has also performed as a chamber and orchestral musician in United States, Germany, Austria, Italy, Netherlands, Serbia, and Bulgaria Since 2016, Iva is a Teaching Artist in the El Sistema inspired program “B Sharp Youth Music” which focuses on creating social change through music and maintains a private violin/viola studio. Iva is a current member of Texas Music Education Association( TMEA) and American Federation of Musicians (AFM.See more

$50/hour

estimated cost

$50/hour

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Avatar for Sara Sasaki, violin teacher and performer
Avatar for Sara Sasaki, violin teacher and performer
7. Sara Sasaki, violin teacher and performer
Exceptional 5.0

(9)

Exceptional 5.0

(9)

In high demand
Offers remote services
Discounts available
  • 14 hires on Thumbtack
  • Serves Garland, TX
Born and raised in Urbana, Illinois, Sara Sasaki is a multi-faceted violinist trained in styles of music ranging from the Baroque era to bluegrass fiddle. She recently became a graduate from The University of Texas Butler School of Music with an Artist Diploma, studying primarily with Sandy Yamamoto. Previously she has earned her Master of Music degree from The University of Texas Butler School of Music and Bachelor of Music degree from Oberlin Conservatory. While studying at UT, she has held the position of Concertmaster with the University of Texas New Music Ensemble under the direction of Dan Welcher, Concertmaster and Principal Second Violin positions with the University of Texas Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Gerhardt Zimmermann, and Concertmaster of the Bach Cantata Project under the direction of James Morrow. Ms. Sasaki is the Artistic Director of the contemporary chamber group prismatx ensemble, founded in May 2016 and based in Austin, Texas. She additionally performs as a section violinist for the Round Rock Symphony Orchestra. Ms. Sasaki has been a performer and fellow at The Next Festival of Emerging Artists, soundSCAPE composition and performance exchange, Heifetz International Music Institute, Aspen Music Festival, and Eastern Music Festival. Sara resides in Dallas with her boyfriend Charlie and cat Kikko.See more

$87/hour

estimated cost

$87/hour

estimated cost

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