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Lessons In Your Home is a tight-knit family of world-class viola teachers. We are passionate about teaching viola lessons and to make learning the viola fun. Our key to success is ensuring the best student/teacher relationship. Whether you are looking for virtual viola lessons or viola lessons near me, our viola teachers are the best in the business.

Madeleine Smith

Instrument(s): Piano, Viola, Violin

City: Orlando

Originally from Pennsylvania, Maddy is a music education major at the University of Central Florida, specializing in upper strings. She has been playing violin and viola for fifteen years and also studies piano as well. After she graduates she hopes to teach middle school orchestra and eventually get a maste…

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Karin Kilper

Instrument(s): Viola, Violin

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 continued her study thro…

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Helen Dowd

Instrument(s): Piano, Viola, Violin

City: Houston

Helen Dowd is a native of Lincoln, NE, and comes from a large musical family. At age 6 she
learned violin and piano with both Suzuki and traditional methods and in 8th grade, she began
playing viola and has since performed in many quartets as a violist. As early as high school,
Helen started her own violin…

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Katie Gu

Katie Gu began her first musical steps with the general music program at West Valley Elementary in California. With 6 active years of piano experience, growing up, she joined the Crystal Children’s Youth Choir and toured in several states for 6 years. In 4th grade, her sister’s old clarinet was handed down to…

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Vanessa Randin

Instrument(s): Viola, Violin

City: Denver

Vanessa began her violin study with the Suzuki method at the age of 6. She continued to play with her grade school and then with her high school in Illinois. Growing up, she had to face many changes and challenges that were difficult to handle. This was when she realized her deep connection with music.

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Karen Howell

Instrument(s): Piano, Viola, Violin, Voice

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. During high school she was a musician in th…

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Jennifer Aikey

Instrument(s): Bass, Cello, Guitar, Mandolin, Viola, Violin

City: Atlanta

Mrs. Jennifer Aikey (last name pronounced eye-key) started her musical journey at the age of 10 when starting violin through the Richmond County Orchestra program in Augusta, GA, her hometown. At the age of 12, she picked up the guitar and began writing songs, and has been a singer-songwriter ever since. Thro…

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Taylor Lighthill

Instrument(s): Viola, Violin

City: Denver

Violinist Taylor Lighthill, originally from the Washington D.C. area, is a graduate of New York University. Her previous teachers include Anton Miller, Nicolas Kendall, Zino Bogachek, Ricardo Cyncynates, Rhonda Cole, and Martha Shackford. Taylor has participated in master classes with Donald Weilerstein of th…

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Gina Noh

Instrument(s): Viola, Violin, Voice

Gina has been playing the violin since she first began lessons at the age of ten. She avidly studied the violin with private lessons and additionally got involved with local school and community orchestras from elementary school to high school. She also enjoyed giving back to the community by performing for…

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Katherine McCarthy

Instrument(s): Cello, Viola, Violin

Katie McCarthy hails from Annapolis, MD. Based in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area, she holds a Bachelor of Music in Cello Performance from The University of Maryland. She is currently pursuing her Master of Music in Cello Performance, also at UMD, under the tutelage of Dr. Eric Kutz. She has perform…

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viola Lessons For Kids

Most parents know that music can enrich a child’s life. One of the regrets many parents have is not learning to play an instrument. Lessons in Your Home, specializes in private in home (or school) viola lessons for kids. While we do have many adult learners, the vast majority of our students are kids. We cater to all ages as young as kindergarten on.

Getting viola Lessons Near You

If you are searching for viola lessons near me as many people do, you can find teachers near you in the cities listed below. Online music lessons allow even greater flexibility with busy schedules. We love teaching viola lessons for kids and adults.