A classical instrument for the modern age!

At IMA. We teach a comprehensive array of instruments. Though you might not think of us as when you think of violin lessons. The truth is our structured way of working has been developed to teach anyone to play music!

So If you fancy something very traditional the violin makes a great choice? The violin and cello have been featured in all kinds of music from classical to rock. They are also one of the most versatile instruments and some of the most fun to play.

We can teach you the fastest way to get to grips with this iconic instrument.
It’s also incredibly fun!
With our help, you will be amazed at how quickly you will be playing music. Please head over to our contact page for a free introductory lesson.

Once at the Academy we can asses your playing.

Then we will show you what you will need from your Saxophone lessons. And help you unlock your musical potential.

Play the music that you love

Your violin lessons will be for half an hour once a week. During your first lessons, we will show you the easiest and simplest ways to play. We’ll then help you to apply that knowledge to your violin playing. If you would like to increase your knowledge we can take you all the way.
violin lessons include:

Beginner Violin Or Cello Lessons

  • Holding the instrument
  • How to bow correctly
  • Fretting the notes accurately
  • Basic Music Theory
  • Scales

Intermediate Violin Lessons Include

  • Bowing. Col legno. Down bow. Up bow.
  • Martelé Portato. Spiccato
  • How to Read Music
  • Playing by Ear
  • How to develop a good tone

Advanced Violin lessons

  • Tremolo
  • Arpeggio
  • Artificial harmonics
  • Double stops
  • Fingering
  • Finger substitution (Bariolage)
  • Pizzicato
  • Scordatura (changing string tuning)

Our Teachers Can Teach Violin In The Following Styles

  • Folk
  • Gypsy
  • Classical
  • Pop
  • Rock