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Best Violin Teachers in New York City
2021

Why These Violin Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New York City Violin Teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Bantam Studios

The violin instructor at Bantam Studios has experience in classical, blues, country, and rock music. Based in Brooklyn, the music school sells and rents out instruments to its students. The business runs group violin lessons in beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels for adults in its "Booze Lessons" series. The school also holds fiddle and music theory workshops.

Brooklyn, NY 11205

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Bloomingdale School of Music

Bloomingdale School of Music has been teaching students for more than 50 years. The New York music school holds private lessons, early childhood classes, children's classes, adult classes, and music theory classes. The school's Music Access Project is a three-year after-school music program for high school students planning to study music in college. Bloomingdale School of Music's regular recitals let students share what they have learned.

New York, NY 10025

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Harrison School of Music

The Harrison School of Music offers music lessons for students ages four and up. The music school has lessons available seven days a week, and has instruments available for rental. The academy teaches all kinds of genres, including classical, rock, pop, jazz, country, and blues. Parents have praised the Harrison School of Music for its professional and skilled instructors.

Harrison, NY 10528

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String School

String School teaches students of any level, from beginner to advanced, and also teaches students the basics of playing in an ensemble. The music school holds regular recitals to give students the chance to share what they've learned. Students have praised the business for its patient, kind, and talented instructors.

New York, NY 10019

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The Bronx Conservatory of Music

The Bronx Conservatory of Music offers music lessons at the lowest possible prices to make music lessons more accessible. The music school, founded in 1991, holds private violin lessons for children and adults. The instructors studied at prestigious music schools around the world, such as the Juilliard School, Mannes College of Music, Manhattan School of Music, and New York University.

Bronx, NY 10453

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The Music Box School

The instructors at The Music Box School have Master's Degrees in Music and teach using the Suzuki and Traditional Methods. They also offer private lessons in piano, guitar, vocal, cello, drums and saxophone as well as group lessons for children ages 3-6. The school hosts recitals twice a year to inspire students and give them performance experience, and their students are known to pass ABRSM and NYSSMA exams with high scores. The academy also runs themed summer camps that introduce kids to music. Students and their parents have praised The Music Box School for its reasonable prices, friendly staff, and flexible times.

Brooklyn, NY 11209

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Varta Academy of Musical Arts

The founder of Varta Academy of Musical Arts has a Master's Degree from The Julliard School and is a member of Julliard's Morse Fellowship. Based in Rego Park, the music school provides private in-home lessons and in-studio lessons for violin, piano, guitar, and voice. The academy also holds theory classes, intro to music classes for kids ages three to five, and advanced learning programs, and hosts two recitals a year in its Manhattan performance space.

Rego Park, NY 11374

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Violin Lessons NYC

The instructors at Violin Lessons NYC are classically trained and have graduated from schools such as the Julliard School, Manhattan School of Music, and New York University. The New York music school helps students learn different music styles including classical, contemporary, chamber, orchestral, pop, and folk, using a combination of teaching methods such as Suzuki, Kodaly, and Traditional Method. The academy teaches music theory, sight reading, collaboration, improvisation, technique, and exam preparation.

New York, NY 10001

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