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Violin Lessons  in Turlock, Central Valley

Let’s Play Some Music!

Learn a genuine love of violin, of music, and of learning in the Central Valley, Ca.


*musician, classically trained violinist, music tutor for beginning and intermediate violin players*

Violin Tutoring

Violin Tutoring

TURLOCK MODESTO
Lessons take place in two locations within the Central Valley.

Please inquire at:
info@turlockviolin.com

Or call Thomas & Vessel Stringed Instruments at:
(209) 578-5345

Experience

Experience

Margaret Nelson has 10+ years teaching experience, working with violin students at all ages and levels.  Her teaching has taken place in the private lessons environment, leadership in classroom setting for local charter schools, as well as student teaching and student conducting at Modesto Junior College. Students can expect the opportunity to learn skills that will prepare them to participate in school orchestras and youth symphonies at the Junior High, High School, and Early College levels, to compete in local solo competitions/performance opportunities, and to prepare them to continue their music education with advanced apprenticeships and studies from local symphonic players and music professionals.

Lessons

Lessons

Curriculum includes:

Essential classical techniques
Techniques for folk music (fiddle) and world music genres.

Students are guided through techniques, and curriculum advances at the pace of students’ demonstrated mastery of skills.
Exposure to essential classical music repertoire by means of teaching active listening skills.
Development of solfege, aural analysis and sight-singing to produce capable and artistically responsible solo and ensemble players.

Serving Turlock, Modesto, and surrounding communities
Contact: info@turlockviolin.com to schedule a free introductory lesson!

Ages

Ages

Lessons are available for any beginning or intermediate student!
There is something for everyone who wishes to learn a new instrument, or increase their skills with violin and music.
Lessons are recommended for students who:

    • Are able to focus on one task or new skill for at least 10 minutes at a time
    • Are self-motivated, or have support to encourage practice at least 5 times per week
    • Can follow the introduction of up to 3 new topics each lesson
    • Are comfortable with the idea of required live performance

Many students are capable of all this and more, typically by the age of 5 years.

*Please note:* Students who do not meet minimum practice requirements will be subject to dismissal without refund until the next audition period (roughly every 6 months). 

 

TURLOCK
MODESTO

Reviews

Reviews

“Ms. Margaret has a very good, child-friendly approach of teaching violin lessons.  My son likes Ms. Molly (as we call her) as his violin teacher and I think there’s a good connection between my son, Joshua, and his teacher.  Learning is easier and enhanced effectively.”
-Farrah C. with son Joshua, Age 7
Modesto

 

Visit the Contact Me section to submit your lessons review!

-M

 

Reviews from Turlock Modesto

Materials Used

Materials Used

  • All For Strings, Violin Series, Book 1 (recommended for beginning students)
  • Suzuki Violin School, Books 1-10
  • Carl Flesch Scale Systems (blue book)
  • Remaining materials will be assigned based on progress and provided to students