5 Ways to Prepare your Child for Music Lessons

Parents often ask me what the best age is for a child to start taking violin lessons.  The answer is different for every student.  Some children are begging for violin lessons at age three, some become interested in learning an instrument at seven, and some beginners start at age seventy-four!  I have taught several beginning violinists in their seventies and eighties - it really is never too late to start!  That being said, there are several things that you can do with your child on a regular b...
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Busy schedule? 5 tips to make music practice part of your routine

As students settle into the new school year, daily violin practice may seem like a daunting task as families struggle to meet all the demands on their time - homework, sports, religious activities, family life - and it can feel overwhelming to fit violin or viola practice into such a busy day. Here are some tips for making music practice a joyful part of your day.1. When it comes to learning and mastering an instrument, frequency of practice is more important than the length of the practice ...
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New Monmouth Location!

We are excited to announce our new location in Neptune, NJ for Fall 2016! Conveniently located to Route 18 and the Garden State Parkway, we look forward to educating more violin and viola students from all over Monmouth County.
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Practice ideas

This article is amazing for anyone struggling with their child (or their own inner child) to maintain consistent practice habits. Great practice skills help your child get the most of out of violin lessons. I love all of these suggestions!! How to Get Your Child to Practice
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Fall Registration

Fall 2014 registration is currently open!  Space is limited so schedule a free trial lesson today and reserve your preferred lesson time for the fall/winter semester.  Lessons take place every week and are available in 30, 45, and 60 minute increments.  Please call for current rates.
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