Find A Teacher: Viola

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Musician Primary Instrument Additional Instruments Contact
Private Lessons /
School Affiliations
Student Age Range Styles & Genres
Linda Andersen Violin Viola (412) 833-2222
65 Oregon Trail, Mt. Lebanon PA 15234
Linda Andersen Studios is centrally located in the South Hills of Pittsburgh (i.e. Bethel Park, Upper St. Clair, Castle Shannon, Whitehall, Green Tree, Dormont, South Park, Peters Township, Brentwood, Baldwin, Scott Township, Jefferson Hills, Bridgeville, Pleasant Hills, McMurray, and more...)
Private Home Studio (25+ years experience in both private and school settings), Private lessons offered online and/or in home studio All Ages and levels accepted Classical, Suzuki and Traditional, Broadway, Orchestral, Pops, etc.
Gilbert Bigenho, Jr. Violin Viola, Guitar, Mandolin (412) 326-8777
1131 Varner Rd
Pittsburgh, PA 15227
Home studio and Johnstonbaugh Music Center (Golden Mile) Beginning thru Adult Classical, pop, swing, folk, contemporary, jazz
Jennifer Gerhard Viola Violin (412) 512-8046 C
Pittsburgh, PA 15237
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
John McCarthy Viola Violin (724) 942-4488
105 Greenbriar Drive, Venitia, PA 15367
Peters Township
Elliott Ratliff Trombone Trumpet, Clarinet, Saxophone,Violin, Viola, Cello (412) 302-1438
WPCC Melody Shop in West Mifflin, Pa 9-60 Concert Band and Orchestral
Olga Taimanov Violin Viola, Piano (412) 464-9826
Fox Chapel area
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