VIOLIN & VIOLA LESSONS
Professional instruction for beginning, intermediate, and advanced violin and viola students in a focused, studio setting with regular performance opportunities
Available online via Skype
Specialized Studio Instruction
Study in a focused, private studio dedicated and designed specifically for violin and viola instruction. Offering complete training with full certification from the Suzuki Association of the Americas (SAA), professional membership in the American String Teachers Association (ASTA) and tenured membership with the Ann Arbor Symphony (A2SO) and Flint Symphony (FSO).
Classical & Contemporary Styles
Teaching methods combine Suzuki and traditional approaches as well as contemporary music. Lessons use a curriculum of graded repertoire that promotes steady progress and musical advancement while building into each student's individual, artistic goals.
Regular Recital Performances
Recitals are offered seasonally and are free of charge. In addition to violin students and viola students, performances include vocal, piano, & guitar collaborations with
Awards & Recognition
Within the studio, students are recognized and presented with awards each recital season for outstanding achievements. Categories include exceptional overall progress, technical advancement, and hard work through committed practicing.
Many of our students compete in competitions such as those presented by the American String Teachers Association (ASTA), American Guild of Music (AGM), Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), and the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association (MSBOA), consistently receiving top ratings.
Festivals & Ensembles
Playing the violin or viola lends itself naturally to being part of a larger ensemble. Students are supported and encouraged to audition for chamber music groups, festivals, orchestras, and additional ensembles. Many students earn top placements in their auditions.
“The progress my son made in just the first semester was remarkable. Jen is truly an amazing teacher and has a knack for keeping kids motivated and excited about playing the violin.”
— Shari Luckey, Student Parent
Studio's Professional Membership & Affiliations
Proudly serving Farmington Hills, Novi, Northville, Livonia, Walled Lake, Wixom, South Lyon, Bloomfield Hills, West Bloomfield, Southfield, Sterling Heights, Plymouth, Canton, Brighton, Milford, Howell, Dearborn, and surrounding areas in metro Detroit.