Viola teachers in Washington, DC

Our Washington, DC Viola teachers define Lessons In Your Home. We are a tight-knit family of world-class Viola instructors that is passionate about teaching.  We aim to make learning music fun and to have the absolute best student/teacher relationship possible.

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Alexander Appel
Alexander Appel

Alexander Appel has obtained a Bachelor's of Science degree from Duquesne University located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (his hometown). Alex's primary instrument is viola; however, he has played violin, flute, clarinet, and saxophone just as long. He studied underneath a handful of professors who are musicians in the Pittsburgh Symphony...

Promise Ashu
Instrument(s): Cello, Piano, Viola, Violin, Voice City: Washington, DC
Promise Ashu

Promise Ashu is a graduate of Rutgers University where she studied violin performance at Mason Gross School of the Arts. Originally from Prince George's County, Maryland, she started her training at the age of 8, after being gifted a violin. Through teaching herself to play by watching Youtube tutorials, she...

Emily Cantrell
Instrument(s): Strings, Viola, Violin City: Washington, DC
Emily Cantrell

Emily is a violist and teacher newly returned to the DC metro area. A recent graduate of the Eastman School of Music, Emily holds a Masters of Music in Performance and Literature. During her time in Rochester, she performed as a member of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Ossia New Music...

Jenny Chao
Instrument(s): Piano, Viola, Violin City: Washington, DC
Jenny Chao

Dr. Jenny Yang is a violin and piano instructor whose musical journey has spanned the globe. Well-versed in music history, music theory, composition and performance, Jenny's well-rounded approach to teaching provides a firm foundation to all of her students. A native of Taiwan, Jenny began her piano studies at age...

Gersh Chervinskiy
Instrument(s): Piano, Viola, Violin, Music Theory City: Washington, DC
Gersh Chervinskiy

Gershik Chervinsky is a Russian-born Violin, Viola, Piano, and Music Theory instructor based in the D.C. area. As an avid performer and educator, he has a lifetime of experience in music and a passion for helping students experience the joy, creativity, and positivity that can come from their study. Gersh...

Reuben Foley
Instrument(s): Bass, Cello, Viola, Violin City: Washington, DC
Reuben Foley

Reuben Foley is a strings teacher and performer based in Washington, DC. He began his musical training at age 8 through his public school music program, and ever since he has been dedicated to sharing the joy and power of music with others through performance and teaching. He believes that...

Jessica Harmon
Instrument(s): Cello, Piano, Viola, Violin City: Washington, DC
Jessica Harmon

Jessica Harmon is a Northern Virginia based strings specialist, piano, and general music instructor who also grew up in the area. With an extensive performance and music education background, continuing the tradition of instrumental study is a life-long art and passion for her. Jessica started playing violin in the Fairfax...

Karen Howell
Instrument(s): Piano, Viola, Violin, Voice City: Washington, DC
Karen Howell

Karen Howell is a violin, viola, piano, and voice instructor and has taught students of all ages for more than fifteen years. Karen grew up in the Northern Virginia area and started learning music at age six on the piano, adding viola and violin a few years later. ...

Hanbing Jia
Instrument(s): Viola, Violin City: Washington, DC
Hanbing Jia

Violinist Hanbing Jia has been a professional orchestra musician and chamber musician for over ten years, performing with diverse ensemble in US, Europe and his native China. In China, he has performed with China Philharmonic Orchestra, Beijing Symphony Orchestra, China National Opera, Shenzhen symphony orchestra, and beyond. He currently serves...

Karin Kilper
Instrument(s): Viola, Violin City: Washington, DC
Karin Kilper

Karin Kilper is a viola and violin instructor in the Washington, D.C. area. Dedicated and passionate about sharing her knowledge, she enjoys teaching all ages and abilities. When Karin first picked up the viola at age 9, she knew music would have a profound place in her life. She...