Violin Lessons

Violin Lessons

Search the international music teacher database to find local violin teachers able to help you to progress your playing. Many of the teachers in our professional network are also able to offer zoom violin lessons should you prefer to learn online.

The violin teachers within this professional community welcome students of all learning abilities, from beginners to more advanced violinists.

Beginners Welcome

The violin teachers in our community are able to help complete beginners to learn how to play the violin, with no prior experience needed. Your violin lessons will cover everything from how to hold, maintain and play the violin to how to read music, improve timing and musicality.

Many violin teachers are able to offer tuition on graded exams, helping students progress through their chosen syllabus, however, this is certainly not compulsory, with a lot of students simply learning to play the violin as a hobby. Performing is also an enjoyable option that quite a few violin teachers offer through holding showcase and recitals for their students, for more information talk with your chosen violin teacher to see if they offer this as an opportunity.

Individually Tailored Lessons

With each violin lesson individually tailored to a student’s learning interest, level and overall aims, the violin teachers within our community are able to help students to develop their technical ability and overall musicianship. This helps develop competent violinists, taking beginners to intermediate levels and beyond, through courses of lessons that enable students to learn the music that they are passionate about.

For students who start lessons from an intermediate or more advanced level, many of the teachers are able to help these violin students to push on and reach that next level on the violin. Focusing on areas that help improve a students technical playing, with a larger focus on creativity and composition, giving students the opportunity to explore how a career in music might look like.

Lessons are often complemented with home tasks designed to help a students develop between lessons. With resources that bridge the gaps between lessons to build a violinists knowledge and confidence on the instrument our courses of lessons will give you the opportunity to really enjoy learning and progressing on the violin.

Online violin lessons have become increasingly popular over the last few years and we are able to help students arrange lessons via Skype, Zoom and other platforms to take their violin lessons online.

Violist playing the violin.
Many of the violin teachers within this community are able to help intermediate and more advanced violists to push on their playing to that next level. Giving them the skills, performance opportunities and support needed to excel.
A violin and violin sheet music on a table.
I work with violin teachers around the world to help them take on more students, bolstering their roster of pupils and helping them to develop a sustainable career in music education.

Are you a violin teacher?

I am always keen to work with professional violin teachers able to share a passion for playing with their students. I work violin teachers based around the world, tutoring students either in-person and/or online.

If you are a violin teacher interested in taking on more students then do send through a teacher application form via the sign-up page. I will then reach out to explore with you how you might be able to help to teach some of the students that enquire for violin lessons on the platform.

Violin Classes

As well as searching through the teacher database you can also find one of our regional music hubs, where you will be able to find information about a professional violin teacher in your area.

Violin Centres in the United Kingdom

Chichester: Ray Box is a professional violin teacher able to offer lessons to students based in Chichester. He graduated from the Royal Academy of Music with a Master of Arts Degree in 2015, studying under Nicolette Moonen and Margaret Faultless, specialising in Historical Performance.

Croydon: Jessica Lawless graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff in August 2017, where I spent two years studying full-time for a Masters of Music in Solo Performance (violin). She is now a violin teacher based in Croydon, offering individually tailored violin tuition to students of all learning abilities including complete beginners.

Dudley: Liviu Doreanu Popescu is a professional violin teacher offering lessons in Dudley. He is a recipient of a Bachelor of Music degree with Honours and a Postgraduate Diploma in Performance. Liviu is also the winner of several performance prizes at both the Royal College of Music and the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire.

Ealing: Roger Mo is a mobile violin teacher, offering lessons to students based in and around Ealing. Roger has performed internationally and at many prestigious venues in the UK including the Royal Albert Hall, the Barbican Centre, St. John’s Smith Square, and the Bridgewater Hall.

East Grinstead: Emily Evison has been teaching for 17 years and teaches a range of different styles and genres. She has had many years of success in tutoring students through both ABRSM and Trinity Music exams and supplement lessons of those studying for practical exams with music theory. She works as a violin teacher in East Grinstead.

Fulham: Cristina Martins is a mobile violin teacher, able to offer lessons to students based in and near to Fulham, London. She has proudly taught violin, viola and music theory for over a decade, and have guided hundreds of students at all stages of skill and life.

Greenwich: Hannah Littlechild is a mobile violin teacher, tutoring students based in and near to Greenwich. She is currently studying towards a Master’s degree in violin performance at Trinity Laban Conservatoire. Hannah specialise in classical music and loves playing in orchestras and doing chamber playing.

Glasgow: Eddy Betancourt is an experienced musician and violin teacher based in Glasgow. He welcomes students from complete beginner levels upwards, check out Violin Lessons Glasgow to find out more about his music lessons.

Hemel Hempstead: Cristina Martins is a professional violin teacher, offering mobile violin tuition to students based in Hemel Hempstead. Christina started to teach Music Education when she was around 21 years old: at École Française de Porto. Two years later, she then decided to apply for Public Schools in Portugal, where I taught music education for more than 10 years.

Kensington: Helena Hafsteinsdóttir graduated from the Royal Welsh College Of Music And Drama, the Junior Conservatoire Of Scotland and Tónlistarskólinn í Grafarvogi in Iceland. She is able to offer violin tuition to students based in and around Kensington, London.

Knutsford: Andrew Birse is a violin teacher based in Knutsford, offering lessons to students of all learning abilities – including complete beginners. Andrew’s method of teaching is based on the Suzuki and Kodaly methods. In his experience, this results in quick progress in creating beautiful sounds and talking through our instrument.

Leicester: Vanessa Balkwill is an experienced music teacher based in Wigston, Leicester. She works carefully with each one of her violin students to build courses of lessons ideally suited to their musical interests and goal on the violin. You can find out more about her violin tuition by visiting Violin Lessons Leicester.

Liverpool: Rosemary Sims is a mobile violin teacher able to offer lessons to students based across Liverpool. She has many years of teaching experience, working closely with students from complete beginners upwards to improve their violin playing ability.

London: Helena Hafsteinsdottir is a professional violin teacher based in central London. Her lessons will help students learn the correct technique, theory and approach to successfully play the violin, all the while developing a more in depth and deeper understanding of music in general. To find out more about Helena’s lessons visit Violin Lessons London.

Marylebone: Ana-lavinia Vlad is a classically trained violinist. She has performed the violin for many years and brings this experience to her violin lessons, where she helps beginners to advanced violinist to develop their ability to play the violin. To find out more about her expert violin lessons visit Violin Lessons Marylebone.

Nottingham: Ka Lung Chu is a professional teacher with over ten years experience. He offers high quality lessons in the Nottingham area for students of all ages. He has taught all kinds of students before and is especially comfortable teaching young learners. For more information please visit Violin Lessons Nottingham.

Oxford: Kirsten Williams has many years of teaching and performing experience and welcomes students of all learning abilities, across a wide range of different musical styles. Find out more about her violin lessons in Oxford.

Plymouth: Jazmine Holness is a violin teacher able to help students of all learning abilities, including complete beginners. As a violist she has been able to tour around Europe with the Wandsworth Philharmonic Orchestra visiting places like Prague, Mosel, Roses, Tuscany and many more. You can read more about her violin tuition by visiting Violin Lessons Plymouth.

Rochdale: Esen Gjylaci offers violin students based in Rochdale the opportunity to develop their violin skills through his carefully planned lessons. Esen is a qualified teacher who has achieved Bachelor of Music 2/1(RNCM + RWCMD) & Postgraduate Diploma in Violin Performance(RNCM).

Viola Classes

Glasgow: Sarah Wagner is a professional viola teacher in Glasgow. Her lessons are for students of all ages, adults and young learners. During the lessons you’ll learn in a direction that you can enjoy. Sarah’s wide range of teaching and performing experience will help you reach your goals and dreams in no time at all.

Violin Centres in the USA

New Jersey

Montclair: Ruth Brons is an experienced violin teacher located in Montclair, New Jersey. She offers violin lessons to students of all learning abilities, helping them to progress through carefully tailored lessons. You can find out more about her lessons by visiting Violin Lessons Montclair.


Georgetown: Justin Farrow is a violin teacher based in Georgetown, Texas. He is able to help students of all learning abilities to develop their violin playing, welcome both young learners and adults to individually tailored violin lessons. To find out more about Justin’s tuition visit Violin Lessons Georgetown.


Redmond: Amanda Pang is a professional musician who specializes in viola, violin, chamber music, and transcribing. She can teach violin/viola, beginner piano, music theory and coach chamber music and currently runs Violin Lessons Redmond.

Violin Centres In Europe

Berlin: Julia Mclean is a professional player and teacher offering lessons in Berlin for students of all ability levels. She is an academist with the Kammerakademie Potsdam, and has performed with ensembles including the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, the Verbier Festival Orchestra, the Charleston Symphony, the Boston Philharmonic, and the New World Symphony. Find out more on the Violin Lessons Berlin page.

Online Violin Lessons

Helena Hafsteinsdóttir is a violin teacher able to offer online lessons to students based around the world. She welcomes students of all learning abilities, including complete beginners. You can find out more about her online violin tuition by visiting the Zoom Violin Lessons page.

For those students interested in booking violin lessons on Skype then Toni Arslan is able to provide Skype lessons to students based around the world. He has many years teaching experience, working with students of all ages and learning abilities.

If you are interested in learning the violin online with a specific technique we have a really experienced teacher who offers violin lessons based on the alexander technique via the Violin Lessons With Alexander Technique page. Fiona is an experienced teacher and player who has been teaching alexander technique for over 10 years. All ability levels are welcome and lessons are taken via zoom.