Individual Violin, Viola, Cello Lessons (Elementary Age, 30 minutes)
Learners will receive individually tailored instruction from a violin/viola/cello teacher with over 25 years of music teaching experience
Molly Shira, Violin/Viola (she/her)
50 total reviews for this teacher
11 reviews for this class
Completed by 45 learners
Once per week
learner per class
How does an "Ongoing" course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills
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This class may be taken as either single lessons, as ongoing lessons or as short-term coaching for specific music. Learners will receive individual instruction from a violin/viola/cello teacher with over 25 years of teaching experience. Individual lessons are tailored to each student and their age, level, and learning style and often involve appropriately-leveled scales, technical studies, and repertoire, along with some fun and games. I am happy to work with violinists and violists of any...
Learners will be expected to spend some time between lessons practicing. Exact assignments and time required depend on the learner.
Working instrument that is in tune (see videos listed below or message me for help) Bow and rosin For violin and viola: Something to serve as a shoulder rest. If you don't have an actual shoulder rest, a sponge or cloth with a rubber band may work For cello: Endpin strap/rock stop/something to keep the cello from slipping. A carpeted surface will work for this. TUNING VIDEOS (you will need to copy and paste the link into your browser) For violin: https://www.violinist.com/blog/laurie/20203/28139/ For violin/viola: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=163&v=ldJqhktJWoU&feature=emb_title For cello: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5nldDIhAaRc Learners may be asked to purchase reasonably-priced music books; if this expense proves to be an issue, please let me know and we will work something out.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
30 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
Learners should have an adult nearby to assist with the instrument if necessary, especially younger learners and those who are new to the instrument.
Molly Shira, Violin/Viola (she/her)Violin, Viola, Cello and More!
50 total reviews
71 completed classes
Hello! I'm Ms. Molly, and I teach violin, viola and cello lessons, both classical and fiddle, as well as other musical topics and humanities subjects. I have a Bachelor of Arts in Music and English and (most of) a Master of Arts in Music. I have...