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Violin Lessons with Zoe: From Beginner to Advanced!

With 20 years of performance experience and 10 years of teaching experience, I strive to share my love for music with all of my students. I have worked as a professional violinist in New York City, and have performed at esteemed venues such as Carnegie Hall and the Kennedy Center. In addition to my classical experience, I have spent the last two years touring the country with the critically acclaimed Broadway show Miss Saigon. As a teacher, I have worked with students of all ages and abilities, and have recently served as an adjunct violin faculty member at New York University. I believe in encouraging all of my students to reach their individual goals, and my lessons are always fun and rewarding!

Location

At teacher's location: 6454 Bayou Glen Road, Houston, TX, USA
At student's location: Around Hunters Creek Village, TX, United States
Online via webcam

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Skills:
Age:
Preschool children (4-6 years old)
Children (7-12 years old)
Teenagers (13-17 years old)
Adults (18-64 years old)
Seniors (65+ years old)
Student level:
Beginner
Intermediate
Advanced
Duration:
30 minutes
45 minutes
60 minutes
The class is taught in:English

About Me

Born in Connecticut, I started studying violin at 6 years old and immediately fell in love with music! Growing up, I would often perform recitals in New York and compete at various international music competitions. After high school, I moved to Houston to study at Rice University's Shepherd School of Music. During the summers, I was selected to study and perform at the Aspen Music Festival and School as a fellowship recipient. I also was chosen to perform at Carnegie Hall as a member of the New York String Orchestra.

After obtaining my Bachelors degree in Violin Performance, I then moved to NYC to attend New York University. While completing my Masters degree, I also taught violin lessons as an adjunct faculty member at NYU. I frequently performed with orchestras across New York, such as the New York Pops and the Orchestra of St. Lukes. After completing my degree, I was then asked to tour the country with the critically acclaimed Broadway production Miss Saigon! Following the tour, I decided to become a true Texan and move back to Houston to start my own private violin studio. I can't wait to teach lessons in this wonderful city I'm proud to call home!

Education

Master of Music, Instrumental Performance, New York University (2018)
Bachelor of Music, Violin Performance, Rice University (2016)
Bachelor of Arts, Economics, Rice University (2016)

Experience / Qualifications

Twenty years of performance experience
Ten years of teaching experience (all levels and ages)
NYU Violin Pedagogy Program
Suzuki "Every Child Can" and Book 1 Certification

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from $44Online via webcam
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