“Violin lessons should be a fun and enjoyable experience.”
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My approach to teaching is about finding out what the students want, and I am happy to help them to get there. If the student wants to be a professional musician, I will help them to achieve the goal, like being a solo, chamber, or orchestral member, and we can discuss what level you are pursuing. For those who seek music simply out of joy and fun, I will help them to achieve their own goals, like playing some music they like. Joy and play are essential as details of successful learning at any age. Violin lessons should be a fun and enjoyable experience. With patience and consistent practice, we will get improve and build up the foundation every single day.
Name: I-Hsin (Full name will be provided upon registration)
I have attended the following schools earning the following degrees: -University of Ottawa -Graduate Diploma -University of Missouri-Kansas City -Master of Music -University of Cincinnati-Artist Diploma -Chiayi University- Bachelor of Music Orchestral Experiences: -Topeka Symphony Orchestra -Wichita Symphony Orchestra -Symphony of Northwest Arkansas -Pembroke Symphony Orchestra -Ottawa Symphony Orchestra
Taiwan nation violin competition 2nd prize.
Rates and Studio Policies
Registration Fee: $25.00 (One-time lifetime registration fee may be used by all family members)
Rates for instruction:
30 minute private lesson: $39.00
45 minute private lesson: $49.00
60 minute private lesson: $59.00
Travel charge: additional $15.00 per visit (for lessons in a client's home as opposed to my studio)
1. Cancellation Policy
Lessons not cancelled or rescheduled with at least 24 hours notice are billable to the client and payable to the teacher. This does not of course apply to travel fees unless the notice is effectively given at the door and the teacher has travelled to the location.
2. Cessation (quitting) Policy
A client must provide a 2 lesson notice period to stop lessons. So a weekly student needs to give 2 weeks of notice, a biweekly student works out to 3 weeks notice and a twice weekly student works out to a week of notice.
3. Illness Policy
Lessons cancelled due to illness or extraordinary circumstances with less than 24 hours notice remain billable to the client and payable to the teacher.
BAH teachers are encouraged to offer a make-up lesson at a future date in the interest of client relations and general goodwill. This only makes sense as teaching a student with the flu for example, will ruin the rest of your week's employment.
No more than 2 lessons may be made up due to illness within a 60 day period.
4. Rescheduling Policy
Any lesson can be cancelled or rescheduled with at least 24 hours notice.
Summer Vacation and Extended Absence Policy
Clients may schedule longer absences for trips etc. 24 hours notice is required.
It is normal and typical for students and about 20% of our teachers to schedule a break in the summer. We do not enforce a notice period (see cessation of lessons) at the end of a long summer break.
5. Evaluation Period
There are no free trial lessons with Beethoven at Home but we do offer a 2 lesson evaluation period where it is easy to try out a teacher. There are no free lessons during the evaluation period and clients may choose to discontinue the lessons at any time by providing the required 24 hours notice. After the student's 3rd lesson the required 2 lesson notice period will apply (see cessation of lessons above).
I-Hsin can provide online instruction. While other platforms are possible BAH strongly recommends the use of the Zoom video conferencing platform as it is optimized for music lessons and audio quality.
I-Hsin's Studio Location
I-Hsin offers lessons from her studio. Please note that map locations are based on the postal code of the teachers studio. address will be released to you if needed.