Suzuki Violin and Viola Lessons

Our teachers are highly qualified and are passionate about teaching and performing. CMC instructors operate their own private studios.


If you would like general information or help with placement, please click here,  or contact us by phone at 617-519-9296.  It is also possible to contact teachers directly about their studios.

What we offer:

  • Suzuki Violin Lessons- Ages 4 and up

  • Suzuki Viola Lessons - Ages 4 and up

  • Group classes

  • Lessons for complete beginners

  • Lessons for intermediate and advanced players

  • Solo Recitals

  • Group Concerts

  • Chamber coaching for pre-formed groups

  • Orchestra preparation

  • Audition preparation

Lisa Lederer has guided hundreds of violin students in their discovery of their own special talents for almost a quarter century. She  believes in nurturing the joy and passion of music making, while developing technical skills, confidence and ease of playing. An exponent of the Suzuki Method...

Lisa Lederer

Co-Founder, Suzuki Violin

Zeyla Anderson grew up studying the Suzuki method. She holds a bachelors degree from U MA Amherst and did her Suzuki studies with...

Zeyla Anderson,

Suzuki Violin

Ms. Potts holds a Master of Music with an Emphasis in Pedagogy from the Longy School of Music where she studied with Mark Lakirovich. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Music, summa cum laude, from Case Western Reserve University where she also studied with faculty from the...

Jenna Potts, Suzuki Violin

Dr. Emily Rideout, viola/violin, has an active performing and teaching career.  As an established Suzuki instructor, she spoke at the national SAA Conference. She has performed with the Muir, Emerson, and Avalon String Quartets, and with orchestras including Boston Baroque and ...

Emily Rideout, Suzuki Violin and Viola


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Phone: 617-519-9296