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Learn violin online with perfect playing technique and lots of fun

A graduate violinist offers high valued online violin and viola lessons with heart and hand. You will learn the violin or viola with me with a lot of fun and motivation. I impart both: playing technique at the highest level and musical empathy for the music from the first note, no matter at what level you are.

"You learn music through music" (Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy)

YOUR ADVANTAGE:
- comfortable lessons from home
- No agitation and no annoying search for a parking space
- Knowledge of notes is not a prerequisite ... and learning notes, in turn,
no magic! Learning notes with me is quick and fun !!
- You benefit from my more than 30 years of teaching experience
several youth music schools and conservatories in Germany
- You get the best qualified and professional lessons from me
on the violin or viola
- Lessons for children and adults
- Classical, traditional music, pop, free improvisation: everything for me
equally possible, because Music is learned through music ...
- You will receive valuable insider tips from me on purchasing and maintenance for your instrument
- "0815" doesn't exist for me. You will learn how it suits you and with the music you like.
- Together we will design your lessons very personally, individually
and highly motivating
- Lessons at every level with a lot of joy


Extra information

You need:
- a computer with a webcam
- a stable internet connection
- a usable instrument (I can give recommendations)
- joy to learn something new

- We will look for instrumental notes together, maybe you will get them from me

Location

Online via webcam

General info

Skills:

Age:

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:

German, English

About Me

My name is Birgit. I studied classical violin and chamber music at the Highschool for Music and Dance in Cologne and Royal Academy for Music, Maastricht (NL). My formative teachers were Prof. Hariolf Schlichtig (former viola player in the Cherubini Quartet), Prof. Charles-André Linale (former Primarius in the Orpheus Quartet) and Prof. Szreder (well known for his concerts with contemporary music).
I completed my three successive studies with a diploma for instrumental pedagogy, an artistic maturity exam and a chamber music exam with top marks. Since then I have been following a stream of further development in music and also personally, because for me standstill is unthinkable and lifelong learning is very fulfilling.
I can be heard regularly in concerts with various duo partners and ensembles. I have been doing classical chamber music for many years, plus gypsy music, klezmer and free improvisation.
I am very keen to experiment and I love "crossover" of all kinds with classic violin, improvisation and also electric violin.
I have now released 5 CDs with my own pieces, some composed - some improvised.

I taught my first violin student when I was 16 years old. After graduating from high school, I began teaching violin at a youth music school, parallel to my music studies at this time.
After completing my studies, I taught in addition to my private students at the youth music school in Aachen. Since 2008 I have been teaching violin, viola, orchestra conducting and chamber music at the State Youth Music School in Hamburg and at the State Conservatory in Schwerin for many years. A large and loyal swarm of private students accompanied me for over 30 years. Taking care of their development was and is a great pleasure for me.

I love to pass on the ability to play the queen of instruments, the violin, including her big sister, the viola.

Education

High School. Studied violin at the Highschool for Music and Dance, Cologne and the Royal Academy of Music Maastricht (NL). Studied music therapy at the European Academy of Healing Arts / Hamburg University of Music.

Experience / Qualifications

Instrumental teacher diploma. Artistic examination. Chamber music examination. Studied music therapy with certificate. Rolland String Method Certificate. Sound practitioner based on Peter Hess®. Gong master.
30 years of teaching experience in all age groups. Development of several Rolland string classes in Aachen and Hamburg.

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