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San Diego, CA: Group and Private Violin Lessons

Updated on July 29, 2009

Violin Lessons for Adults and Children

Music is a constantly changing energy. As technology gets more involved in music the instruments change and so does the venues where it is used. Studios are available in San Diego where you can borrow a violin to first see if it fits your idea of what you need, where you can purchase a violin, take lessons, and once you have learned to play the instrument, you can learn the recording aspect of music composition to create something new and exciting. Taking lessons is just one aspect of the music education. This description of four facilities located in the San Diego area may give you the information you are searching for. Each facility has qualified teachers, a solid reputation and its own unique style of instruction.

Bonita ValleyArtsAcademy

Located just a few minutes from downtown San Diego, BonitaValleyArtsAcademy offers group and private instruction in several disciplines and instruments: string, percussion, keyboard, piano, voice and painting for adults and children, ages 7 and up. Created out of a desire to fill a void in the community, BVAA offers new classes each semester based upon student demand and instructor availability. Instruction is available in the following string instruments, violin, viola, cello and bass. Classes take place on the BVAA campus on Tuesdays evenings, using a 60 minute session.

The String Orchestra classes are set at three levels, beginner, intermediate and advance. They provide a way to start learning the techniques of the string instruments (Violin, Viola, Cello and Bass) in a group setting where each student learns the techniques of classical music, reading music, rhythms and music theory. Advanced students learn the techniques of the string instruments in a group setting and continue to learn the techniques of classical music, reading music, rhythms and music theory.

Registrations are accepted on a first come, first served basis as there is a class size limit. It is recommended to register early for the program you are interested in as they must have a minimum number of student enrolled the week before the semester begins. The earlier registrations are received, the sooner the class is confirmed. Group Class Tuition Price is currently $115 for a 10 week session, plus a $15 non-refundable registration fee. All fees must be paid by check or cash and in advance of the start of the semester.

Private Lessons are available for adults and children. While the group classes provide a comfortable setting and a fun and challenging atmosphere, private lessons can offer a more personalized program, where the curriculum can be tailored to the individual student’s pace and musical style. Private lesson fees are arranged by the instructor.

Bonita ValleyArtsAcademy is located on the grounds of the BonitaValleyCommunityChurch, just a few minutes south of downtown San Diego. They can be contact by mail at: BVAA, 4744 Bonita Road, Bonita, CA91902 or by telephone at 619-475-8000, ext 312. Forms and additional information are also available on their website.

Luxemburg MusicSchool

Luxemburg MusicSchool provides private music lessons for people of all ages. Lessons are available in Violin, Viola, Piano, Music Theory, Solffege, Harmony, Composition and Orchestration. As lessons are home-based, the LuxemburgMusicSchool is reachable anywhere in San Diego - in the privacy of your own home or in one of the studios.

Lessons are available for beginners, intermediate and students with advanced skill levels. Several instructors on staff are United States and European instructors with a Master or Doctor Degree professionals. They are chosen as they are professional musicians capable of teaching children and adults. They have very competitive pricing based on local rates teachers' experience and the type of instrument chosen.

LuxemburgMusicSchool does their best to provide a relaxed learning experience, no matter what instrument you select. Individual instruction is a convenience which saves your time and money. Their goal is to never lose a student and they are committed to will following you if you relocate anywhere in San Diego. This will help assure uninterrupted instruction for you.

Luxemburg Music Lessons can be reached by telephone at 619-640-5744 or by e-mail at: luxemburgmusic@ . Additional information is available on their website.

Staump Productions LLC

Tim and Maria Staump, a husband and wife team, are the founders and owners of Staump Productions LLC. They have both been very involved in music throughout their lives. Tim Staump is a musician and intuitive entrepreneur working in the music industry. Maria Staump is an independent musician from San Diego, California. Maria has studied with renowned guitarists like Mr. Fred Benedetti, and has received a degree in music. She is a teacher and has been the manager of education for Staump Productions LLC for two years. In addition, she instructs over forty students every week. Lessons are offered on violin, guitar, piano, trumpet, and voice.

Staump Productions is dedicated to bringing quality and affordable music instruction and audio recording to people worldwide. Being based in San Diego since 1999, Staump Productions has seen and dealt with many recording studios and many music schools in the San Diego area; they are the first facility to combine the recording atmosphere with the instrumental music education atmosphere.

Their purpose is to integrate the existing music community into the studio. They desire to spread the word that music lessons and recording is a productive and exciting way to spend one's time. There are benefits to music that will attract people from diverse backgrounds and interests. In order to further globally influence music through technology, Staump Productions has created, an on-line social networking site created for musicians around the world

Staump Productions offers lessons for violin, guitar, bass, piano, saxophone, trumpet, voice, and drums for students from the age of 3 years old and up. Lessons include instruction in musical theory, rhythm, technique, performance, composition (including instruction on how to use Sibelius software), and overall proficiency on the instrument. The MusicSchool offers year round recitals, giving each student the chance to experience the performance setting. Students will also have the opportunity to record their progress in the studio at least once every year. Private music lessons are $50.00 per hour and $25.00 per half hour, and recommend at one lesson a week, four times per month.

Staump Productions is located at 9530 Pathway St #201, Santee , CA92040, just a few minutes north east of San Diego. For lessons and other information, call Maria Staump at 619-212-6656. Additional information is available from their website at or


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