Meet Our Private Viola Lesson TeachersLessons 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.
Instrument(s): Music Education, Music In Your School Specialist, Strings, Viola, Violin
City: Washington, DC
About Alex McConnell
Alex McConnell, a native of Chesapeake, Virginia, has been playing violin since age ten. He is a senior music education major who is currently a student of Dr. Elizabeth Adams. He has previously studied with Jennifer Kim, and Dr. Laura Kobayashi. Due to his passion for education, Alex has immersed...
Instrument(s): Piano, Viola, Violin
About Shih-Ting Wu
Dr. Shih-Ting Wu is an accomplished pianist, performer, educator, and musical artist who is initially from Taiwan. Dr. Wu possesses an extensive education in the realm of music, recently earning her Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Piano Performance from University of Texas at Austin in the Spring of 2018 under...
Instrument(s): Guitar, Piano, Viola, Violin, Voice
About Barbara Pau
Barbara is a musician that recently moved to Seattle from Italy. She started learning violin at young age. Her grandmother was a piano teacher and she has always been surrounded by music and musicians. She attended the Conservatory of Milan between 1992 and 1995, graduating in Music Theory and Complementary...
Instrument(s): Cello, Piano, Viola, Violin, Voice
City: Washington, DC
About 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...
Instrument(s): Piano, Viola, Violin, Voice
About Jennifer Jeon
Born and raised in Washington, Jennifer Jeon began her musical journey at the tender age of four. She started with piano lessons from Mrs. Kim, who resides in Bellevue, and continued lessons with her until early high school. During this time, she participated in recitals, festivals, and competitions. When Jennifer...
Instrument(s): Bass, Cello, Music In Your School Specialist, Viola, Violin
About Margaret Widener
Margaret first began playing violin at age 8, and quickly fell in love with the instrument. Nine months later, she auditioned for the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra in Jacksonville, FL. Margaret was a member of the Jacksonville Symphony Youth Orchestra until she graduated from high school, completing eleven...
Instrument(s): Bass, Bass Guitar, Cello, Drums, Flute, Guitar, Piano, Viola, Violin, Voice, Mandolin, Ukulele, Singing
About Charlotte Gilbert
From bluegrass Hopper family to Honor Band, Choir, and Orchestra, Charlotte has a broad-range of musical heritage and experience. Charlotte played bass guitar and sang with her famous fiddling sister Jana Jae and backed up Jana and Buck Owens with her band. Combining country, rock, and pop, she had several...
Instrument(s): Cello, Piano, Viola, Violin, Voice, Music Theory
City: Washington, DC
About Samantha Tippen
Samantha Tippen is a viola and violin specialist who instructs all ages from elementary through adult in the D.C. area. She also teaches cello, piano, and voice. Throughout her life, Samantha has fallen in love with music and has learned to appreciate every opportunity to evolve not only...
Instrument(s): Bass, Cello, Guitar, Viola, Violin, Mandolin
About Jennifer Aikey
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...
Instrument(s): Bass, Cello, Viola, Violin
About Susan Alexander
Susan Alexander, Violin, Viola, Cello teacher was one of those kids who could not sit still and learned quickly. She began violin in school in the 4th grade and played through 7th grade, when the cello looked appealing. The following year, her teacher thought she might like to...
About Luis Perez
Originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico, Luis moved to San Antonio, Texas with his family when he was 7 years old. Luis Perez began playing the violin at age 10 through his public school. At 16 he began to play the viola under the guidance of his violin teacher, San...
Instrument(s): Viola, Violin, Music Theory
City: Miami/South Florida
About David Pedraza
David Pedraza was born in Reynosa, Mexico and started his musical studies at the age of 14 in the OCJM under Jose Vazquez. He later received a full scholarship to pursue a Bachelor of Music degree at the Shenandoah Conservatory. From 2003 to 2005, he was a member of the...