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Serina Dennis

1.9 miles away

Math, English, and Theatre Teacher with 10+ years of experience

I have a bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Baylor University. I taught high school math (Algebra I &II, Geometry, & Test Taking Skills). I also have Master's degrees in English and Theatre.

Math, English, and Theatre Teacher with 10+ years of experience
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UCLA Grad - Patient and Precise Violin / Mandolin / Guitar Tutor

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Born and raised in Santa Monica, I have a cherished relationship with my music community. To me, music is my escape into another world, and it is something that has allowed me to enjoy life with a newfound presence - living life in the moment. I enjoy helping others find their passion in music and I enjoy helping other people achieve their music goals with a good understanding of technique and the paths that lead to musical freedom.

Violin is ... See more

UCLA Grad - Patient and Precise Violin / Mandolin / Guitar Tutor
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UIUC Psychology Graduate| Experienced Tutor / Teacher| Autism Therapy

I am a graduate from the University of Illinois Urbana Champaign. I completed my degree May of 2017 with a BS in Psychology with a minor in social work. I am able to tutor levels of psychology up through undergraduate, topics in music, elementary and middle school writing. I also have expertise in social work and and other related areas.

My favourite areas to tutor are high school and college level psychology and social work as they are my degree. ... See more

UIUC Psychology Graduate| Experienced Tutor / Teacher| Autism Therapy
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Patient and Effective Berkeley Grad Tutoring for All Subjects

When I was in high school, I realized that I really love to teach. Simply passing on knowledge to another peer feels absolutely amazing because it shows that you really know the information. I am hoping that I will be able to get you to that point after helping you learn the material. I graduated as the valedictorian of my high school and received admissions to many prestigious schools around the country, but due to financial reasons I decided to ... See more

Patient and Effective Berkeley Grad Tutoring for All Subjects
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Annie Brewer

2 miles away

Musician + Instructor

Hi there! My name is Annie. I am an educator, musician, artist, and lifelong learner from the Midwest. My K-12 music teaching certifications are held in Michigan and Iowa. During my graduate studies, I minored in early music and music history, which I apply to every part of my music teaching. My private music lessons are taught to all ages, levels, and aspirations. Students of mine have studied brass, as well as beginning woodwinds, strings, piano, and voice. Not ... See more

Musician + Instructor
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Chris Murphy

3.9 miles away

Dean of Musical Zen, Chris Murphy

Musician/Composer/Educator/Artist Chris Murphy has been living a life of music, art and creativity for 30 years. Enjoying his 24th year as a professional performing, recording and touring musician and his 16th as a respected teacher, educator and counselor, Chris has traveled many roads on his artistic journey.

A celebrated Violinist , Mandolinist and Guitarist , Chris has been performing and studying Folk, Jazz, Classical and World music since 1983. A noted composer as well, Chris has 13 albums of ... See more

Dean of Musical Zen, Chris Murphy
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Amanda Kowalczyk

1.3 miles away

5.0
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Experienced math, science, and computer programming tutor

Hello! My name is Amanda and I'm currently working on my PhD in computational biology at the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University. I have taken numerous math and science courses both at the graduate and undergraduate level covering topics including genomics, machine learning, discrete math, and statistics. I use the R programming language and advanced statistical concepts in my own computational genomics research every day, so I know I have the skills and knowledge to help you ... See more

Experienced math, science, and computer programming tutor
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Max Huang

3.1 miles away

Medical School grad with experience in the MCAT and USMLE!

I'm a recent medical school graduate from St. George's University School of Medicine and have extensive knowledge on basic and clinical science. I understand the rigors of training for medicine and I believe I can provide tutoring sessions that can be entertaining and more importantly concepts that will help you prepare for medical school or residency alike. My mission is to help you succeed in your endeavors whether it is MCAT or USMLE Step 1, 2CS, 2CK , or Step 3!

Medical School grad with experience in the MCAT and USMLE!
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David Yermian

4.7 miles away

Berkeley Engineering Grad. with 11+ years of STEM Tutoring Experience!

Greetings! My name is David. I hold a Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Structural Engineering, Mechanics and Materials (SEMM), along with a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Civil Engineering, graduating cum laude (i.e. with honors) and emphasizing in Structural Engineering) from the College of Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. My alma mater has consistently ranked as the very best in the country (#1 via US News and World Report), as well as top ... See more

Berkeley Engineering Grad. with 11+ years of STEM Tutoring Experience!
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Lateefa Farrera

2.6 miles away

5.0
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Experienced, fun, caring tutor.

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Experienced, fun, caring tutor.

Why You Need a Violin Tutor

Whether your child is learning to play the violin for fun, school, or to become a professional, private lessons definitely pay off for any student at any level. Learning the violin can be a soothing hobby and even turn into a major success in one's life. Musicians definitely have an advantage when learning an instrument like the violin, as it opens up a whole other world of education and knowledge. A violin tutor can help a student learn the meticulous practices needed to master the violin. When getting violin tutoring from am adept professional your student will acquire the skills needed to be comfortable with their instrument.

A private violin tutor can help your child pick up one of the hardest instruments to play. There are many aspects to playing the violin that overlooked by individuals who do not play, but when you find a violin tutor they will make sure this does not happen to your child. Picking up the violin at such a young age has its pros and cons, but in general, it is better to start earlier than later. There are a ton of intricacies that come with playing the violin and if your student starts at a young age they will be setting themselves up for lasting success. When it comes time to start playing in a band in middle school or high school, your private tutor will have your student ready to take that first chair and never look back.

Our high school violin tutors understand that high school band is a big deal. When you get into a great school band there are several accolades that one can receive particularly from playing the violin. From state band championships to scholarships, it is an all-out competition where the best shine and the worst get buried. When you make the transition from middle school to high school your student may have come to you and said: “I need a violin tutor.” This is because they may feel as if they are behind their peers and need to work harder in order to get into the band and become one of the best. Our qualified private violin tutors can pull your student out of this hump with personalized lessons that bring out the best in them. And if your student wants to play in college, our music tutors will make the transition a bit smoother.

Being in a college level band can be incredibly difficult. It is almost like holding a full-time job while also being enrolled in school. Because of this, you may find that you do not have as much time to rehearse alone or that you are struggling to stay on top of new concepts you are learning. You know you need a “violin tutor near me” or “violin tutoring near me.” Having a tutor who will stick by your side and make sure you put in the work is something that will help you continue to be the best like you were in high school. You have to continue to get better and with the added stress of college classes that can be incredibly difficult. But you have to perpetually grind if you want to keep your scholarship or to just increase your chances of becoming a working violinist.

A violinist can make great money but in order to do that, you have to be the cream of the crop. If you thought to maintain your grades and keeping up with your college band was tough, getting into a world-renowned orchestra will blow your mind. This is an ultra-competitive gig because there are only a few seats that open up each year and hundreds of people audition. So you have to be an incredibly talented violinist to even be considered. If you want to reach this level you need to continue to improve every single day which will happen if you enlist the help of one of our accomplished violin tutors.

Learning violin at an older age can feel as if it is impossible, but that word is not in our violin tutors vocabulary. They will be able to help you learn the instrument at your own time and around your own schedule which will allow you to make improvements with each session. This is a fantastic way to relieve any pressure you might be facing at work, in life or at home. You will be able to create beautiful music from one of the most difficult instruments to play thus feeling accomplished and happy at the end of each session with your private violin tutor.

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Mary Richert

2 miles away

5.0
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Current Graduate student with experience in Writing Tutoring

Hello! My name is Mary and I am currently in graduate school getting my Masters in Theology. I love helping students with all aspects and stages of writing. Working with a student is more than just about instruction- tutoring is about building a relationship with the student, listening and encouraging the student, and always looking at weaknesses and mistakes as opportunities for improvement!

Current Graduate student with experience in Writing Tutoring
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5.0
(1 ratings)
5.0
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College - Grad Tutor

I have a BS in Computer Science, Spanish, and Public Health. I have tutored elementary school, high school, and college age students in all subjects. I am well-rounded and bilingual.

College - Grad Tutor
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Jenna Kohut

2.2 miles away

Music Teacher K-12

I have performed in band, choir and orchestras. I have learned music recording programs. I currently teach K-12 music.

Music Teacher K-12
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Deidra Cubias

3.2 miles away

Current graduate student price so I might be BCBA.

Im Mrs. C. I have over 15 years of experience of working with children and adults within social services and education field with learning disabilities, behavioral disorders and autism spectrum. I enjoy working with students it gives me the opportunity to learn as well as grow professionally and personally.

Current graduate student price so I might be BCBA.
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Bill Lin

1.2 miles away

Engineer, Masters in comp sci/math with 5 years tutoring experience

I am a software developer in the finance industry with a background in computer science and math. I also tutor students for math, science, programming, SAT/ACT/GRE, and piano/violin. I stress UNDERSTANDING over mindless memorization!

I have always been a self-studier in my entire life. Being able to learn with just books and your brain is a crucial skill to have! However, I know not everyone (and sometimes even myself) have the discipline and motivation to keep ... See more

Engineer, Masters in comp sci/math with 5 years tutoring experience
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Uchenna Amajor

1.4 miles away

Experienced Teacher in Math, Science, English, ACT, SAT and TOEFL.

I have been teaching for about 10 years. It started with the church and helping the members of our church with homework and after school activities. Then I started to volunteer my services to homes that the families couldn't afford tutoring. When I got to college, got a job has a tutor and did that my whole college time. I am proficient in Math (K - 12 and Some College), Science (K - 12) English - Reading, Comprehension, Grammar & Writing (K-12 ... See more

Experienced Teacher in Math, Science, English, ACT, SAT and TOEFL.
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Neha S.

3.2 miles away

Professional tutor 4+ years experience

I have a bachelor's degree in Political Science and started tutoring in 2013 with my first position at Sylvan Learning Center. The subjects taught were: Reading Comprehension, Elementary Math, Pre-Algebra, and Algebra 1. I also tutor in Government and English. I want all my students to succeed and I put all my time/effort to make sure he or she understands the topic well.

Professional tutor 4+ years experience
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Shruthi Rao

2.4 miles away

Specialized tutor with counseling experience

I have a master's in counseling with 5+ years of experience in mental health and 2 years experience in tutoring students with learning disabilities. I have worked with students from grades 1-12, focusing on helping students work through test anxiety, developing good study habits, understanding learning styles and finding creative approaches, and working through issues of motivation and comprehension. I believe teaching kids how to learn is the most valuable skill they can develop in their school-age years.

Specialized tutor with counseling experience
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Elizabeth Atkin

1.6 miles away

Experienced Tutor, Stanford Math Major

Hi! I'm Elizabeth, and I've been tutoring since I was in high school, in subjects across math, science, English, study skills, and music. I'm looking to expand my business again. I can come to you or work through Google Docs and help with cover letters, homework, essays, lab reports, college application preparation, and anything else you can think of.

Experienced Tutor, Stanford Math Major
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Lisa Konieczna

1.4 miles away

English teacher with 10+ years of experience and Masters in Education

I currently teach 7th grade ELA and have taught reading, writing, and English to students grades 3-12. I am familiar with state standards, exam preparations, and essay composition for any age or ability. Additionally, I am able to teach test-taking skills for any subject area.

English teacher with 10+ years of experience and Masters in Education
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Benefits of Hiring a Violin Tutor

Professional violin tutors are knowledgeable about different techniques and styles, which will help your child discover all there is to know about the violin. Another benefit of working in a single student and teacher environment is that a child learns the fundamentals of playing at a comfortable pace. Private lessons are for anyone, not just music-career bound musicians. A private tutor can maximize a young musician’s opportunity for musical success while also making sure that they are having fun.

Like mentioned, learning how to play the violin can be incredibly difficult for anyone at any age. If your child has expressed interest they surely do not know how challenging it is to be as good as what they have seen. A group session is not the best environment for them to truly understand all that is necessary to be able to adequately play the violin. The teacher can only focus on certain topics for short periods of time and have to stick to a schedule so that the time can be used wisely for the group. This might leave your student feeling left out and behind, which is why a one-on-one violin tutor is a necessity.

Something that happens more often than not is that individuals can play the violin but they cannot teach and they sign up to tutor just for the money. Our tutors have backgrounds in both the violin and tutoring which is a precious opportunity your child cannot miss out on. The music theory tutor you will be matched up with will be able to create lessons based on how fast or slow your student is learning the instrument. When this happens your student will be able to gel with their instructor and also with the music they are playing. They will also get results almost instantly as with each session they will be improving on something that they struggle with. By working with one of our tutors your students will be building from the ground up towards a highly successful violin career.

If you currently are pursuing a violin career you know how incredibly strenuous it is to find a job, so you know the benefits of working with a tutor. You may be playing gigs but they are not the ones you dreamed of, so they may bore you or not make you better. When you work with one of our tutors they will push you to your limit so that you can truly become the violinist you want to become and get that job of your dreams. Whenever playing an instrument such as the violin you have to constantly get better even if you do have that job you have always wanted. Getting complacent could be the beginning of your downfall because working in this industry is truly a blessing that should never be taken for granted. When you work with a professional violin tutor you are keeping your skills sharp while also getting feedback from a trained violinist. This is crucial for you to maintain your level of success.

When you are picking up the violin as a hobby you may not think that working with one of the best is all that important. But when you spend time with a professional and learn from them, you will find that you are reaching the goals you have set for your self at a faster rate than you thought you could. When you work with a general music tutor who knows what they are doing their practices will rub off on you. Since you will still have to put the work in when they are not around it is important that what they teach you sticks and this will only happen with a solid teacher. You are only as good as your tutor and the time you put in. So if you listen to your tutor and do your work there is no reason why you should not surpass your expectations.


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