Catonsville Violin Studio

Private Lessons and Performances

                                          Catonsville Violin Studio Beginning Violin Material List



Violin & bow that have been sized - I recommend renting from Gailes Violin Shop in College Park, Perrin & Associates in Baltimore, or Potter’s in Takoma Park.


Case/Rosin/Cleaning cloth for violin


Shoulder Rest - purchase a sponge first and get a supply of rubberbands


Tuning app and metronome on a cell phone


Suzuki Violin Book 1 & Book 1 CD


A notebook for parent note-taking


For students 12 and under the practice parent needs to be the parent present at every lesson


…And enthusiasm and willingness to practice and learn! 



Materials to gradually add


A note-reading book which I will specify


A scale book which I will specify.


A CD collection of violin/classical music!