Classes

and groups
Kids

Kids

Our school is a solution for families who would like to expose their children to the world of music.

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Teens

Teens

Our classes help to develop the skills necessary for music learning and a lifelong enjoyment of music.

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Adults

Adults

We have programs for everyone. In addition to teaching music to children, we instruct adults and seniors.

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Private lessons

Private lessons

Private music lessons provide one-on-one attention, so teachers can focus on an individual student’s needs.

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Julie Kelly

Our two children studied music with Dr. Barrett for several years. Both have thrived in her implementation of the Suzuki method, and in the recitals and concerts they perform several times a year.

Julie Kelly / parent
Irena

The last 12 years of being a student under Dr. Barrett has been the most gratifying and unique experience. She laid down the foundations of my love for music and led me to where I am one step at a time.

Irina / student
Sara Jade

I started violin lessons with Dr. Barrett at four years old. Not only did she teach me to love music, she helped inspire me to pursue a Music Education degree at VCU.

Sara Jade / student

Musical Instruments

classes

Piano

It is a musical instrument played using a keyboard.

Violin

The violin has four strings tuned in perfect fifths.

Cello

The cello is used as a solo musical instrument.