Christine Chin 1196 Western Ave, albany NY, 12203
Instruments:Composition, Conducting, Ear Training, Early Music, Other, Piano, Suzuki Method, Theory, Violin

Styles:Classical, Jazz, Folk – Country – Bluegrass, Rock – Alternative, Blues, Kids, World, Electronic, Other
Levels:Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Experience:16 years
Rate:$60 / hr


Personal Statement

Im a Professional Violin and Piano instructor/ composer with 15+ years of teaching experience. Offering lessons in beginning through very advance levels for children ages 3 and up & adults , specializing in technique, imagery and performance skills. All genres of music can be taught, for the violin I concentrate in classical solo performance. Music theory, ear training, and many fundamentals are incorporated into each lesson. I also offer lessons in just ear training, music theory, and music composition.

I also offer a few sessions of 3days-2hrs each of music camps during fall, winter, spring and summer breaks from spaces please inquire for more info.

Please email me here for studio policies, rates, availability, or any other questions you may have. (I’m located near SUNY/University at Albany)

Education / Training

Violinist for 23+ yrs, Pianist for 22+ yrs
Award winning Violinist with over 200 solo performances, as well as in concert with/and part of many symphonies/ orchestra/ chamber groups all over the east coast for over 12 years.
Award winning Pianist with over 50+ performances, with many of my own written pieces performed.
Attended Julliard prep division and Manhattan School of Music – graduated with Bachelors of Music: Violin Major/ Piano & Composition minor at the age of 15
Studied under Keng-Yuen Tseng who is an international award winning soloist & music director, who studied under Erick Friedman and Glenn Dicterow, who were students of world famous Jascha Heifetz as the violinist of the century

Christine Chin