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Offering Classes & Lessons in

violin, viola, guitar, voice,
ukulele & 
music theory






My Mission:

I strive to create an encouraging, comfortable and fun environment in order to nurture my student's creativity. Though I have students of all ages, I especially enjoy working with late bloomers.

I also 
offer my students the opportunity to participate in recitals!

American Fiddle Repertoire for Adults
taught at Artichoke Music in SE Portland

Wednesdays 7:00pm - 7:50pm

May 29th - July 3rd  2024


Learn traditional fiddle tunes through accessible arrangements in a supportive group setting. This class is for beginner-ish to intermediate fiddle and violin players who want to expand their repertoire by playing some of the best songs of the genre. The music chosen will be a collection of fiddle tunes with roots in Appalachia,​ the British Isles, Native America​, Ireland and Africa. Techniques for accompaniment in folk music style will also be covered in this class. Ability to read music or learn by ear is required.

Beginner Ukulele for Adults
taught st Artichoke Music in SE Portland

Wednesdays 6:00pm - 6:50pm
May 29th - July 3rd  2024

This class is for adults who are interested in learning the fun and joyful experience of playing ukulele in a supportive group setting. The ukulele is accessible to nearly everyone and is a great jumping off point for anyone who has never dabbled in the realm of playing a musical instrument. This class is also open to those who are already at a beginner level and want to expand their knowledge. Soprano, concert and tenor ukes are welcome. 

Lesson Cost

30 mins - $40

45 mins - $55

60 mins - $65

I offer a $5 per lesson discount upon the purchase of 4 or more lessons at one time.

Payment accepted: PayPal, Venmo, Zelle, cash or check

Feeling Self-Motivated?

Sign up as a $10/month or $20/month member to my Patreon page and you'll have access to sheet music for solo violin and viola as well as ensemble music -- including play-alongs.

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