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Violin lessons for all ages
£30/hr
First class free
Valentine
Online
CountyAbingdon, Culham, Shippon, Su...
SubjectViolin

Violin lessons for all ages

Hi there!My name is Valentine. I'm a French violinist currently located in Abingdon, England.I studied violin at the Conservatory of Music...
CountyAbingdon, Culham, Shippon, Su...
SubjectViolin

Violin lessons for all ages

Hi there!My name is Valentine. I'm a French violinist currently located in Abingdon, England.I studied violin at the Conservatory of Music...
I provide lessons that start at the fundamentals. My lessons are geared for children and young adults.
£45/hr
Kiona
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

I provide lessons that start at the fundamentals. My lessons are geared for children and young adults.

I have experience as both a private instructor and classroom teacher working with students as young as 3 years old. In my lessons I support...
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

I provide lessons that start at the fundamentals. My lessons are geared for children and young adults.

I have experience as both a private instructor and classroom teacher working with students as young as 3 years old. In my lessons I support...
DMus Violin tutor providing lessons for all ages
£35/hr
First class free
Benedict
CountyEaling, Park Royal, Perivale,...
SubjectViolin

DMus Violin tutor providing lessons for all ages

I recently obtained my DMus in violin from the University of Maryland. I offer violin and viola lessons to all ages, up to FTCL for violin...
CountyEaling, Park Royal, Perivale,...
SubjectViolin

DMus Violin tutor providing lessons for all ages

I recently obtained my DMus in violin from the University of Maryland. I offer violin and viola lessons to all ages, up to FTCL for violin...
Violin tutor studying at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Carrying almost 5 years teaching experience remotely and in person.
£40/hr
Abigail
CountyGlasgow
SubjectViolin

Violin tutor studying at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Carrying almost 5 years teaching experience remotely and in person.

I have an adaptable outlook on teaching my students. Creating unique lessons that combine both technique and theory concepts with pieces th...
CountyGlasgow
SubjectViolin

Violin tutor studying at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Carrying almost 5 years teaching experience remotely and in person.

I have an adaptable outlook on teaching my students. Creating unique lessons that combine both technique and theory concepts with pieces th...
 Give violin lessons tailored to each student and to develop them as a musician
£40/hr
First class free
Elaine Patience
5
CountyTelscombe Cliffs
SubjectViolin

Give violin lessons tailored to each student and to develop them as a musician

I teach from beginner level up to post Grade 8, and I am familiar with the various exam boards and happy to help each pupil achieve their m...
CountyTelscombe Cliffs
SubjectViolin

Give violin lessons tailored to each student and to develop them as a musician

I teach from beginner level up to post Grade 8, and I am familiar with the various exam boards and happy to help each pupil achieve their m...
Violin tutor provided lessons to students of all ages
£40/hr
First class free
Mariko
CountyDundee
SubjectViolin

Violin tutor provided lessons to students of all ages

I have a Trinity College London music diploma and have been a concert violinist for 18 years. I am also an international prizewinner of mul...
CountyDundee
SubjectViolin

Violin tutor provided lessons to students of all ages

I have a Trinity College London music diploma and have been a concert violinist for 18 years. I am also an international prizewinner of mul...
Violinist able to teach beginner to advanced level players. Additionally, music theory and instrument care
£38/hr
First class free
Grace
CountyHackney (London), Anerley, Br...
SubjectViolin

Violinist able to teach beginner to advanced level players. Additionally, music theory and instrument care

Proffessional level violinist currently in my final year at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. My background in the music industry an...
CountyHackney (London), Anerley, Br...
SubjectViolin

Violinist able to teach beginner to advanced level players. Additionally, music theory and instrument care

Proffessional level violinist currently in my final year at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. My background in the music industry an...
Violin teacher for children based in London
£25/hr
First class free
Lakesha
CountyBarnet London
SubjectViolin

Violin teacher for children based in London

I am a violin teacher with experience in tutoring children. I am based in Northwest London and I am willing to travel (5mi). Passing my gra...
CountyBarnet London
SubjectViolin

Violin teacher for children based in London

I am a violin teacher with experience in tutoring children. I am based in Northwest London and I am willing to travel (5mi). Passing my gra...
Violin teacher providing tuition to people of all levels and ages
£45/hr
First class free
Natasha
CountyHammersmith (London), Acton (...
SubjectViolin

Violin teacher providing tuition to people of all levels and ages

I’m a professional violinist, violin teacher, and graduate of the Royal College of Music in London. My teaching approach will look slightly...
CountyHammersmith (London), Acton (...
SubjectViolin

Violin teacher providing tuition to people of all levels and ages

I’m a professional violinist, violin teacher, and graduate of the Royal College of Music in London. My teaching approach will look slightly...
I'm Lauriane, from France but living in Ireland since 9 years. I can teach Irish fiddle, concertina, classical piano and French.
£30/hr
Lauriane
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

I'm Lauriane, from France but living in Ireland since 9 years. I can teach Irish fiddle, concertina, classical piano and French.

I teach from complete beginner to intermediate level for the Irish fiddle, concertina and piano. Whether you would like to take up one or s...
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

I'm Lauriane, from France but living in Ireland since 9 years. I can teach Irish fiddle, concertina, classical piano and French.

I teach from complete beginner to intermediate level for the Irish fiddle, concertina and piano. Whether you would like to take up one or s...
£40/hr
Samyuktha
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

Western classical and South Indian classical violin taught here

I have experience in teaching both Western classical and South-Indian classical violin and I am very excited to teach it to you as well.
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

Western classical and South Indian classical violin taught here

I have experience in teaching both Western classical and South-Indian classical violin and I am very excited to teach it to you as well.
Violin tutoring for all ages and levels in chinese or english (online/in-person)
£38/hr
First class free
Douglas
CountyKenilworth, Ashow, Burton Gre...
SubjectViolin

Violin tutoring for all ages and levels in chinese or english (online/in-person)

I am a passionate and friendly violin tutor with around a year of tutoring experience. I have performed with multiple orchestra and perform...
CountyKenilworth, Ashow, Burton Gre...
SubjectViolin

Violin tutoring for all ages and levels in chinese or english (online/in-person)

I am a passionate and friendly violin tutor with around a year of tutoring experience. I have performed with multiple orchestra and perform...
Prepaid offer! for X 2 / 4 prepaid lessons for this term!
£70/hr
First class free
Jane
5
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

Prepaid offer! for X 2 / 4 prepaid lessons for this term!

Over 20 yrs experience -all ages and standards - hugely passionate, motivated to improve technically, musically to reach the goals we set o...
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

Prepaid offer! for X 2 / 4 prepaid lessons for this term!

Over 20 yrs experience -all ages and standards - hugely passionate, motivated to improve technically, musically to reach the goals we set o...
Violin, Viola, Music theory mentoring for all ages and levels. Extensive teaching experience
£40/hr
First class free
Adam
Verified TutorVerified Tutor5
CountyWestminster Abbey, Euston (Gr...
SubjectViolin

Violin, Viola, Music theory mentoring for all ages and levels. Extensive teaching experience

With over two decades of teaching experience spanning all levels, Adam brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every lesson. Holding...
CountyWestminster Abbey, Euston (Gr...
SubjectViolin

Violin, Viola, Music theory mentoring for all ages and levels. Extensive teaching experience

With over two decades of teaching experience spanning all levels, Adam brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every lesson. Holding...
Italian Violin available for teaching music
£30/hr
First class free
Riccardo
CountyIlford, Aldersbrook, Gants Hi...
SubjectViolin

Italian Violin available for teaching music

RICCARDO STEFANELLIPassionate musician with 20 years of experience playing in symphony orchestra and opera as both a substitute and regular...
CountyIlford, Aldersbrook, Gants Hi...
SubjectViolin

Italian Violin available for teaching music

RICCARDO STEFANELLIPassionate musician with 20 years of experience playing in symphony orchestra and opera as both a substitute and regular...
I teach Violin to 5-80 year olds. I have taught in London and Bristol for the past 15 years
£36/hr
Katie Wilson
CountyBristol
SubjectViolin

I teach Violin to 5-80 year olds. I have taught in London and Bristol for the past 15 years

Private lessons fully tailored to suit you and the style in which you learn. My students tend to learn quickly and with ease,according to m...
CountyBristol
SubjectViolin

I teach Violin to 5-80 year olds. I have taught in London and Bristol for the past 15 years

Private lessons fully tailored to suit you and the style in which you learn. My students tend to learn quickly and with ease,according to m...
Violin lessons online for Beginners/ Advanced / Aspiring violinists 

I, 27 years old am a experienced concert Violinist. I am working as a violinist in various orchestras and own projects. My passion is bringing music to a wide audience with outstandin
£40/hr
First class free
Maximiliane
5
CountyLondon
SubjectViolin

Violin lessons online for Beginners/ Advanced / Aspiring violinists I, 27 years old am a experienced concert Violinist. I am working as a violinist in various orchestras and own projects. My passion is bringing music to a wide audience with outstandin

I am currently an intern at the Rheinische Philharmonie State Orchestra. I also perform as a soloist and as a chamber musician. Most recent...
£17/hr
Eugene
CountyCardiff
SubjectViolin

One to one lessons for violin beginners to intermediate learners.

Cardiff University Music and Philosophy joint honours (). One to one teaching, online or face to face teaching (face to face in Cardiff onl...
CountyCardiff
SubjectViolin

One to one lessons for violin beginners to intermediate learners.

Cardiff University Music and Philosophy joint honours (). One to one teaching, online or face to face teaching (face to face in Cardiff onl...
Violin teacher for all levels and aspirations! (Offer online lessons and can focus on Grade exams if required)
£45/hr
Alanna
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

Violin teacher for all levels and aspirations! (Offer online lessons and can focus on Grade exams if required)

My approach is different for each student but I generally focus on a good technical base and go from there. I teach all ages. It doesn’t ma...
CountyOnline lessons
SubjectViolin

Violin teacher for all levels and aspirations! (Offer online lessons and can focus on Grade exams if required)

My approach is different for each student but I generally focus on a good technical base and go from there. I teach all ages. It doesn’t ma...
I am Dr. Mohsen, violin teacher for 17 years, with a number of publications. I accept students of any age and any talent.
£10/hr
Mohsen Kazemian
CountyLondon
SubjectViolin

I am Dr. Mohsen, violin teacher for 17 years, with a number of publications. I accept students of any age and any talent.

I teach claasical and also persian traditional music on violin, and prepare the students for concerts, records and music exams. My style is...
CountyLondon
SubjectViolin

I am Dr. Mohsen, violin teacher for 17 years, with a number of publications. I accept students of any age and any talent.

I teach claasical and also persian traditional music on violin, and prepare the students for concerts, records and music exams. My style is...

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

🤔 Are violin lessons worth it?

Learning to play the violin can be a gratifying experience, opening up a world of musical richness and fostering a deep appreciation for the art form. It's not just about mastering a musical skill; it's about being introduced to a culture rich in history and tradition.

The value of violin lessons or any music lessons goes beyond the physical act of playing an instrument. It's about discipline, patience, and the joy of creating something beautiful. The process of learning to play the violin can be challenging, but the rewards are immense. It can be a therapeutic outlet, a means of self-expression, and a way to connect with others.

💸 How much does a violin lesson cost?

The cost of violin lessons can vary greatly depending on several factors, including the teacher's experience, the length of the lesson, and the location. In general, you can expect to pay between £15 to £50 per hour for a private violin lesson in the UK.

Remember, learning to play the violin is a long-term investment. It's not something that you can master in a few weeks or even a few months. It requires time, dedication, and continuous learning. Therefore, when you're considering the cost of violin lessons, think about it as an investment in your personal growth and development.

🕵️ How do I find a good violin teacher?

With today's technology, finding 'violin lessons near me' has never been easier. There are numerous platforms online where you can find a list of violin teachers in your area. You can also ask for recommendations from friends or family members who are into music classes.

When choosing a music teacher, consider their qualifications and experience. A good teacher should have a solid background in music and a deep understanding of the violin. They should also be adept at teaching and have a passion for sharing their knowledge. Their teaching style should align with your learning style, and they should be able to adapt their lessons to suit your pace and level of understanding.

Remember, a good teacher is not just someone who knows how to play the violin well. They are someone who can guide you, inspire you, and help you overcome your challenges. So, take your time to find a tutor who can truly help you master the strings.

🎻 Can I learn violin on my own?

You might be tempted to save on costs and learn the violin on your own. However, while self-learning can be a great supplemental tool, having a professional teacher guide you through the process is invaluable. Violin is a complex instrument, and it requires proper technique to play it well. Without professional guidance, you may end up developing bad habits that can hinder your progress and potentially lead to injury.

Additionally, a violin tutor can provide you with immediate feedback, helping you correct mistakes as you make them. They can also introduce you to different styles of music, broaden your musical horizons, and provide you with opportunities to perform and interact with other musicians.

That being said, there are plenty of resources available online if you wish to supplement your violin lessons. There are instructional videos, online music classes, and forums where you can discuss your challenges and successes with fellow learners. Remember, though, these should not replace professional instruction but rather enhance it.

🎶 How do I choose a violin for beginners?

As a beginner, it might be tempting to opt for the cheapest violin available. However, it's important to understand that the quality of the instrument can significantly impact your learning experience. A poorly made violin can be harder to play and produce a lower quality sound, which can be discouraging for beginners.

When choosing a violin, consider the size, the quality of the wood, and the craftsmanship. A reputable music store can guide you in choosing a suitable instrument. You can also ask your music tutor for recommendations.

Master the strings: How to find quality violin lessons in your area

Benefits of learning the violin

The first thing you should know is that there are numerous benefits to learning the violin. Not only does it provide a creative outlet and a sense of accomplishment, but it also has numerous cognitive, emotional, and physical benefits.

  • Cognitively, learning to play the violin has been shown to enhance memory and attention, improve mathematical skills, and boost problem-solving capabilities. It can even foster better reading and comprehension abilities due to the complex nature of musical notation. 
  • Emotionally, playing the violin can be a source of great joy and satisfaction. The ability to express yourself through music is powerful and liberating. Furthermore, the violin, with its wide range of tones and expressions, is a fantastic tool for emotional expression. It can give you a sense of achievement and pride as you master new songs and techniques, and it can provide a comforting, therapeutic outlet during times of stress or difficulty.
  • Physically, playing the violin can improve your fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. It requires precise, quick movements of the fingers and hands, which can also contribute to better overall dexterity. The posture required to play can also contribute to improved muscular strength and stability.

What to look for in quality violin lessons

When searching for violin lessons near you, it's crucial to know what to look for in a quality lesson. Here are some key factors to consider when choosing your music classes.

  1. Firstly, look at the qualifications of the teacher. A good violin teacher should have a solid background in music, preferably with a degree in music or a related field. They should also have a proven track record of teaching, with positive reviews or testimonials from past students.
  2. Secondly, consider the teaching style. Each individual is unique, and what works for one student might not work for another. Some people prefer a more structured approach, while others may thrive in a more flexible, exploratory environment. It's important to find a teacher whose style aligns with your own learning preferences.
  3. Lastly, examine the content of the lessons. Quality violin tuition should cover both theory and practical skills. You should learn about music theory, sight-reading, ear training, as well as practical playing techniques. Lessons should also be tailored to your skill level and progress at a pace that suits you.

Understanding the different levels of violin lessons

Violin lessons come in various levels, from beginner to advanced, and it's important to understand the progression to ensure you're getting the right lessons for your skill level.

  1. Beginner violin lessons are designed for those who have never played the violin before. They cover basics such as how to hold the violin and bow, basic fingering techniques, and simple scales and pieces.
  2. Intermediate violin lessons are for those who have mastered the basics and are ready for more challenging material. You'll start learning more complex scales and pieces, and you'll delve deeper into music theory. 
  3. Advanced violin lessons are for those who are proficient violinists and want to further refine their skills. You'll learn advanced techniques and complex pieces, and you'll focus on performance skills. You might also start studying specific genres or styles in-depth.

Local music schools vs private violin lessons

When looking for violin lessons, you'll likely come across two main options: local music schools and private violin lessons. Each has its own set of benefits and challenges.

Local music schools often offer a structured curriculum and a community of fellow students. They may also offer performance opportunities and exams. However, lessons may be less flexible in terms of scheduling, and you may not get as much individual attention.

Private violin lessons, on the other hand, offer greater flexibility and individual attention. Your teacher can tailor the lessons to your specific needs and learning pace. However, they may be more expensive, and you may miss out on the community aspect of a music school.

Online violin lessons: A viable alternative?

In today's digital age, online violin lessons are becoming increasingly popular. They offer flexibility in terms of location and scheduling, and they can often be more affordable than traditional lessons.

However, they do come with their own set of challenges. For one, you'll need a reliable internet connection and a suitable device. You'll also miss out on the physical presence of a teacher, which can be important for correcting posture and technique.

Yet, with the right set-up and a dedicated teacher, online violin tutoring can be a viable alternative. They can provide quality instruction and allow you to learn at your own pace, in the comfort of your own home.

In conclusion, finding quality violin lessons in your area requires careful consideration of various factors. Whether you choose local music schools, private classes, or online lessons, ensure you find a teacher and a format that suits your learning style and goals. Remember, the journey of mastering the violin is a personal one, unique to every individual. So, embrace the process and enjoy the beautiful journey of learning to play the violin.