Received a bachelors in violin performance from Western
Michigan University, a degree in string pedagogy from Arizona State
University where she studied viola with Bill Majors, and a Masters of Musical
Arts from Western Kentucky University. Nancy co-founded the young strings
academy in Kalamazoo Michigan. She currently teaches orchestra for the
Mesa Public School system, and performs with the Phoenix String Quartet, and the
Nancy accepts a limited number of private students and teaches
in private homes as well as her home studio. For information regarding
private lessons, phone 623 582-6031.
Jim Stanley PhD is an outstanding performer and an inspiration to work with.
He is currently a member of the Tempe Symphony and has appeared with numerous
chamber ensembles throughout the valley. Jim is also an active member of
the Phoenix String Quartet. He is the perfect blend of a performing artist
and caring teacher. Dr. Stanley offers instruction to beginning and
intermediate cellists who have a desire to make rapid progress and learn
Dr. Stanley currently works with Tom Lanchoot at ASU where he
teaches Kinetics of Materials, Physics, and Material Science.
Dr. Stanley teaches in Tempe out of his home and can be reached
at 480 296-9552.
has taught violin and viola lessons for over twelve years. He received a
Bachelor Degree in Violin Performance from Baldwin-Wallace College in 2003 and
Masters Degree in Violin Performance from Arizona State University in 2005.
Robert is concertmaster of the Tempe Symphony Orchestra, is a certified Arizona
K-12 Music Arts teacher and teaches K-6 general music in the public schools.
Robert combines traditional and contemporary lesson instruction tailored to each
studentís interest and needs.
Robert instructs students of all ages and abilities. Instructional methods are
founded upon traditional technique and literature, such as scales, etudes, and
concertos. Modern media, such as digital recording, DVDs, and CDs, and various
styles, including fiddle, pop, and Christian worship, are also incorporated
based upon the interest and needs of the student. Robertís diverse teaching
background creates a foundation for exciting and effective violin and viola
lessons. For more information, visit us online at
http://www.phxviolin.com or call (602) 845-9075.
Caroline holds a bachelorís degree in violin performance from Arizona State
University. She has performed in the Phoenix Symphony, Brevard North Carolina
Music Center Orchestra, New College Orchestra in Sarasota Florida and attended
the National Music Center in Interlochen Michigan.
Locally, Caroline has
performed with the Symphony of the West Valley, Musica Nova and is co-director
of the Arizona Repertory Orchestra. She teaches orchestra for the Chandler
Unified School District and maintains a private violin/viola studio.
Her studio is located in Tempe.
480 350 9115