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Musician Primary Instrument Additional Instruments Contact
Information
Private Lessons /
School Affiliations
Student Age Range Styles & Genres
Linda Andersen Violin Viola (412) 833-2222
South Hills, Mt. Lebanon
andersen-studio@verizon.net
www.sightsea.com/andersen/
Private Home Studio (25+ years experience), Sweetwater Center for the Arts (In Sewickley) All Ages and levels accepted Classical, Suzuki and Traditional, Broadway, Orchestral, Pops, etc.
Carol Capps Viola Violin (814) 442-5900 preferred
PO Box 79103
Pittsburgh, PA 15216
especiallykids@yahoo.com
previously taught at CMU Saturday School , Seton Hill University Suzuki School , Settlement Music School in Philadelphia , Portland Oregon - public school orchestra and general music 3 to Adult Classical,Suzuki, Folk
Carolyn Edwards Violin (412) 478-4981
charpcviolin@comcast.net
Private instruction (Pittsburgh Symphony Violinist) All ages of students Classical music
Jennifer Gerhard Viola Violin (412) 512-8046 C
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
jgerhardmangone@gmail.com
Private (home studio off of Perry Hwy [Rt. 19], bordering North Hills and North Allegheny School Districts). Chamber music & sectional coaching affiliations: Wheeling Symphony, Musik Innovations 5th Grade thru Adults Classical
Maureen Conlon Gutierrez Violin violinablaze@gmail.com Private studio, Musik Innovations
Lindsay Hills Violin (206) 683-0870
5645 Hempstead Rd. Apt. 10
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
LindsayRHills@gmail.com
Private Studio Any Classical
Anne M. Jackovic Violin (412) 708-7859
Pittsburgh, PA
amj2@andrew.cmu.edu
Private, Suzuki Certified Age 3 thru Adults
J.J. Johnson Viola Violin (480) 703-9024
1319 N Franklin Apt #1
Pittsburgh, PA 15233
jj.johnson@gmail.com
music.cmu.edu/preparatoryschool/
  HomeString.php
CMU Preparatory School 5-18 Classical
John McCarthy Viola Violin (724) 942-4488
105 Greenbriar Drive, Venitia, PA 15367
violajmc@yahoo.com
Peters Township
Crystal C. Lennartz Violin and some Viola (412) 421-2522
Pittsburgh/Squirrel Hill/Greenfield Area
crystalstrings@comcast.netcrystalstrings@comcast.net
Private Instruction, Pittsburgh Music Academy, Carnegie Mellon, past affiliations with Volkwein's Music Store, Jewish Community Center of Pittsburgh 3-99, all levels, 32 years experience, Suzuki Certified Classical, Suzuki, Pops, Sacred
Tami Osborne Pederson Violin 6515 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA
tamiosbornepederson@hotmail.com
Suzuki and Traditional
Dawn Posey Violin (812) 455-9168
Pittsburgh, PA
dawnposey@hotmail.com
Private Children thru Adults
Elliott Ratliff Trombone Trumpet, Clarinet, Saxophone,Violin, Viola, Cello (412) 302-1438
mastertbn22@yahoo.com
WPCC Melody Shop in West Mifflin, Pa 9-60 Concert Band and Orchestral
Jennifer Sternick Violin (412) 465-0654
learntoviolin@gmail.com
www.learntoviolin.com
Private Instruction 4 through Adult Proper Technique and posture for the violin
Olga Taimanov Violin Viola, Piano (412) 464-9826
Fox Chapel area
etaimanov@yahoo.com
Carnegie Mellon University Preparatory School; Johnstonbaugh's Music Center (Plum) and private lessons at home (Fox Chapel area) 5 years and up Classical, Suzuki, Modern and Pop Music
Steven Vance Violin and Fiddle (724)444-8400
3525 Woodlake Dr. Allison Park PA 15101
stevenvance@strollingviolins.com
www.stevenvance.com
Extreme Strings Orchestra 8 - Adult Fiddling, Jazz, Rock/Electric Violin, Strolling