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Offering Classes & Lessons in

violin, viola, guitar, voice
music theory & composition






My Mission:

I teach my students through a hybrid approach of folk and classical style.  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 the late bloomers.

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

Jazz for Violin
taught at Artichoke Music in SE Portland

6:30pm PST -7:20pm PST

January 4th
- February 15th 2023 - $120
March 1st - April 19th 2023 - $120
(no class 3/29)


Learn jazz standards through easy arrangements for violin.  This class is for beginner-intermediate violin players who want to expand their repertoire by playing some of the most beloved jazz standards in a supportive group setting. 

Ability to read music or learn by ear is required.

This class is set up to be taken repeatedly, as new material will be presented each term.   

Songwriting for Personal Wellness
taught at Artichoke Music in SE Portland

7:00pm PST -7:50pm PST

January 9th - February 20th 2023 - $120


Learn how to incorporate big feelings into your songs to create healthy habits for personal wellness. This class is open to either those who would like to learn the basics of vulnerable songwriting or for songwriters who would like a supportive environment to practice injecting more emotion into their songs. This class is intended to be a safe space for songwriters and budding songwriters to bounce sensitive ideas off peers without judgment or harsh criticism. 

Violin and Viola Lessons

30 mins - $35

45 mins - $45

60 mins - $55

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-a-longs.

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