Quality violin lessons in all styles for all levels in Houston and surrounding areas.
Each Student is Taught With a Customized Approach. Here are the Many Areas of Focus for Private Violin Lessons:
Teaching the basics of violin playing, such as posture, bow hold,
Creating a strong foundation in a positive and encouraging environment
- Building Proper Technique
Learning correct mechanics (playing without tension, playing with ease in the left hand, bow arm, and entire body)
- Learning Repertoire
Focus on what the student wants to learn (solo repertoire, orchestra music, “fun” pieces such as popular songs)
- Customized Approach
Being inspired by music and being able to channel your own voice through the violin.
Lessons are customized to the student, what the student wants to accomplish.
- Sight Reading
Learning which markings to look at first in the music when sight reading. Noticing patterns in the music that will be familiar through technique exercises.
- Instrument purchase or rental advice
- Music Theory
- Rhythm training
- Tone quality and production
- Music History as applicable to the instrument
- Critical thinking and problem-solving
- Performance technique
- Practice technique
- Responsibility and work habits
Our Violin Teachers…
Dustin Cunningham, Houston, TX
Dustin Cunningham teaches violin in Houston and surrounding areas. His passion is to focus on enhancing a musician’s personal voice on the violin and opening them up to alternative ideas in phrasing and colors. He specializes in teching technique, musicality, overcoming performance anxiety and learning how to put your own personality into the music. Click here for full bio.
Dustin Cunningham Performs Fantasie No. 1 in G minor by Florence Price
Location of Lessons with Dustin Cunningham.
Dustin Cunningham will travel to the home in the Greater Houston area, including Addicks, Aldine, Bellaire, Bellfort, Bunker Hill Village, Cinco Ranch, Downtown, Gulfgate, Harrisburg, Hobby Airport, Katy, Klein, MacGregor, Medical Center, Midtown, Mission Bend, Missouri City, Montrose, Pine Valley, Rice Village, River Oaks, Spring, Spring Valley, Stafford, Sugarland, The Heights, Third Ward, University Place, Upper Kirby, Uptown, Wayside, West University and Westfield. He can also teach online if you are out of the area.
first lesson, 50% discount (online only)
To Pay for Lessons with Dustin Cunningham, Click Here.