"Strong emphasis on positive motivation and practice techniques. Eliminate and prevent bad habits, incorporation of rhythm, tonal memory exercises etc.. Each lesson program is tailored to the needs and learning styles of each student, never cookie-cutter. Good mix of fun with the song selections."
I am known for patience with younger kids, success in positive motivation and elimination/avoidance of bad habits, and that it's OK to have some fun in working toward professional results. I have a Masters in Music Education from U.Conn, Bachelors in Music Performance/Education at U.Mass Lowell. My teachers included Amnon Levy retired violinist from the Boston symphony. I have taught in the Arlington and Watertown Public Schools and the Noble and Greenough School of Dedham, also School of Creative Arts with recital experience. I Incorporate Suzuki and traditional elements in teaching. Much orchestral experience!