3 Best Online Violin Teachers

  • Kate Johnston
  • Published: September 24, 2022
  • Last updated: Oct 26, 2023
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There’s no silver bullet to learning violin overnight. However, an excellent music teacher can pave the way to learning effectively, advancing quickly, and nurturing a passion for music over time.

Many students are turning to online teachers for all the benefits of traditional lessons plus the convenience of learning from home via online violin lessons.

Our methodology

We’ve vetted hundreds of educators to find and work with the best online violin instructors across the U.S.

To create this (frequently updated) short list of the top online violin teachers within the growing Tunelark community, we look for a combination of these qualities:

  • Outstanding musicianship — these are accomplished performers with technical mastery over their instruments
  • Extensive experience teaching learners of all ages
  • Strong skills in setting goals and organizing lessons
  • A proven passion for inspiring students to find their own musical expression
  • Glowing, heartfelt testimonials from current and former students
  • The best student reviews

Without further ado, introducing the 3 best violin instructors in the Tunelark community:

Carol Brobst

Carol Brobst
Carol Brobst

Carol Brobst has enjoyed a long career as a professional violinist and violist. She performed with the Richmond Symphony Orchestra for 13 years and the National Gallery Orchestra for 18 years as well as freelance work with many East Coast ensembles. She records at… Read more

Esther Song

Esther Song
Esther Song

Esther Song, a violinist, began her studies at the age of 3 in South Korea. Since then, she has had the privilege of learning from some of the best teachers and professors. She graduated from the Oberlin Conservatory in 2021 with a bachelor’s degree in music performance. At Oberlin, Esther was appointed as… Read more

Rolf Haas

Rolf Haas
Rolf Haas

“Violinist Rolf Haas is fearless”–Minneapolis Star Tribune. Rolf combines virtuosity and an expansive sound palette, playing concerts all over the world as a soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician. He currently plays in the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra and has performed as… Read more

About Tunelark

Tunelark is a community of inspiring, professional music instructors. Our shared vision is to help our students connect with their intrinsic love of music and follow their curiosity to grow as musicians and people. 

Lessons take place over video chat so that students can learn from the comfort and convenience of their own home. 

Browse our community of expert teachers and pick the one who resonates most with your goals and learning style. As always, we guarantee a great match or your money back. 

If you’re ready to get started with 1-on-1 online violin lessons, book your first lesson with a Tunelark instructor today. Your first lesson is 50% off!