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Testimonials

"Taking private lessons with Claire helped give me the confidence to learn the violin as an adult. She offers flexible and personalized lessons that have really helped me reach my goals.  Her Skype lessons have been an amazing help with my busy schedule! I can't imagine learning violin without her guidance!"-Kelly S., adult violin student.

"Claire taught at my store for 7 years and she is a very good teacher... she kept her students engaged and motivated...[Claire] helped us grow our strings program and gave us credibility with local orchestra teachers."-Jonathan Fletcher Music

"Liked and appreciated by both students and parents, Claire's willingness to explore new things in combination with her deeply rooted emotions and beautiful language of expression makes her an ideal candidate to be anyone's teacher."-Linda Bergholz, pianist and owner of Loveland Music Academy.

"Claire is a passionate and engaging teacher who truly cares about her students and is willing to go the extra mile for them.  Additionally, she is quite adept at relation to a wide variety of individuals across a spectrum of ages, experiences, and abilities and is enthusiastic about sharing music with everyone.  I am pleased to recommend her without reservation."-Co-owner of Cincinnati Strings, Dominic Destefano, DMA.

Teacher and founder of Claire de Lune Academy, Claire Whitcomb.

Teacher and founder of Claire de Lune Academy, Claire Whitcomb.

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Find out about our organization, Claire's teaching philosophy, and discover why you should study with Claire de Lune Academy.

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Providing teaching expertise from a sought after, experienced teacher and musician.

Claire Whitcomb plays in symphonies across the US while appearing on Hollywood movie soundtracks, AAA video game recordings, and in live performances with artists like Trans Siberian Orchestra and music icon Kenny Rogers.

 

No matter where you live in the world you now have access to private lessons with one of the most qualified music teachers from Music City itself, Nashville, TN.  From classical to rock or folk to improvisation, Whitcomb offers experience in many genres. Whether you are looking to start Suzuki, learn casually, or advance your playing, Claire de Lune Academy can help.

All you need is reliable internet, a violin or viola, and access to Skype to start learning your instrument today.  It's never too late to take the first step in achieving your personal musical ambitions!


 

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