Violin Studio 101: Get Philosophical

Random fact: I majored in violin performance for undergrad, but I got my Master’s Degree in French Literature. And today happens to be Bastille Day! A bit of a shift in areas of specialization, I know, but both disciplines have shaped who I am today. 

Me philosophizing at the café by my apartment in Paris

The French are a philosophical bunch.…

Violin Studio 101: Get Connected

During quarantine, in addition to taking long walks and eating too much chocolate, I’ve enjoyed having extra time to immerse myself in professional development, particularly as it pertains to writing and music pedagogy.

After over a decade of violin teaching experience and nearly nine years of running my own studio, I figured it was time to re-examine my studio and methods.… Read More...