Alexander S. - Teacher of Violin and Viola
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Alex was a child prodigy from Russia who started playing violin and piano at the age of 5. By the age of 12 he was already the first violinist at the Big Symphony Orchestra in Russia. He received numerous local and international awards. Mr. Alex competed worldwide as a classical musician and also traveled to Australia and won first place at a Jazz Festival featuring violin only competitors. Alex is a master trained musician and can write scores for any instrument or music.
Alex has spent nearly 40 years as a professional performer and music instructor. After serving as an artist and teacher at the Music Conservatory in Vladivostok, Russia, he came to the United States and received his U.S. teaching credentials at the University of Miami. He has performed as the Violin Concert Master with the Saddleback Symphony. Alex's students range from beginners to advanced players, young children to adult, and each receive the perfect basic foundation techniques of violin, the method of world renown artists such as David Oistrakh, Yasha Heifetz, and Leopold Auer. Alex can also instruct using the Suzuki method, if that is the student's preference. Mr Alex is a patient teacher who has a friendly personality and is particularly good with children.