String Teachers: Annapolis Area, Eastern Shore, DMV

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Alessandra Leupold Violin

Location: Annapolis, MD

Ages: 4 - 18

Info: The Animato Suzuki Violin Program, LLC is a Suzuki-based violin studio for children ages 4 and up.  This violin program offers a combination of lessons, group classes, parent education sessions, and many performance opportunities.  My main goal as director and teacher is to build a strong musical community where students are encouraged to grow as skilled musicians as well as kind people. Please visit www.animatosuzuki.com for more information.

Contact: schneider.alessandra@gmail.com

Katelyn Lyons Peaden
Violin/Viola

Location: Prince Frederick, Maryland

Ages: 4 - Adult

Info: Registered with the Suzuki Association of the Americas from Pre-Twinkle through Book 10 for violin. I teach Suzuki as well as traditional. My bio and more information can be found on my website: www.klyonspeadenviolin.com

Contact: katelynlyons.violin@gmail.com

Nikki Johnson
Violin

Location: Odenton, MD 

Ages: All 

Info: I absolutely love to teach music to others to help them develop their own passion for music.  I have been teaching private violin and beginner piano lessons for about 15 years and in that time I have been blessed to watch my students grow both as individuals and as musicians.  I hold a degree in Violin Performance from Towson University.

Contact: nrph.johnson@gmail.com

Sarah Larsen
Violin/Viola

Location: Annapolis, MD

Ages: All

Style: Classical/Fiddle

Contact: sarahlarsenmusic@gmail.com

Ginger Hildebrand
Guitar, Violin, Fiddle, and Hammered Dulcimer

Location: Severna Park, MD

Ages: 5-95

Info: Specialties in Classical Guitar and Celtic Music, but fluent in all styles. Masters Degree from Peabody Conservatory. Touring Concert Artist for decades. On the adjunct faculty at AACC, Severn School and Key School.

Contact: gingerhildebrand@aol.com

Dr. Paul Bagley
Violin/Viola

Location: Arnold, MD

Ages: All 

Info: Violin/viola faculty at AACC and Broadneck HS, concertmaster of Peacherine Ragtime Society Orchestra and Londontowne Symphony. Flexible teaching style to match student's personality, learning style, and goals from casual to music career. Suzuki certified through violin book 3.

Contact: pbagley.violin@gmail.com

Dr. Kimia Hesabi
Viola/Violin

Location: College Park (online and in home studio)

Ages: All

Contact: kimia.hesabi.am@gmail.com

Casey Lebkicker
Viola/Violin

Location: Centreville, MD *Online Only

Ages: All 

Info: It is a huge passion of mine to teach students music. I am currently pursuing my Bachelors degree in music performance at the University of Delaware and studying with Dr. Elias Goldstein. I have performed with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra as well as the Maryland All State junior and senior orchestra during high school.

Contact: caseylebkicker@gmail.com

Amy Smith
Cello

Location: Bowie, MD

Ages: 8+ 

Contact: stennett60@gmail.com

Dan Shomper
Cello

Location: Arnold, MD

Ages: All

Contact: danshomper@me.com

Nicole Boguslaw
Cello

Location: Baltimore, MD

Ages: All

Contact: NJBoguslaw@gmail.com