Julie Asparro

Julie A.

Portland, OR

Lesson Details

Violin

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
I love teaching because I get to support a passion for music and learning! I personalize interactive lessons to reflect the strengths and goals of my students. Every student is unique, and I can't wait to learn more about you.

I have been teaching viola and violin for 10 years. I hold a Master's degree in Teaching, a Bachelor's degree in Music, and also teach Middle and High School English. I am a freelance performer in the Portland area in symphonies, operas, and chamber concerts.

Feel free to message me with any questions you may have.
I look forward to meeting you!
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Julie delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
2008

Hello future student!

I love teaching because I get to support a passion for music and learning. I personalize interactive lessons to reflect your strengths and goals. Every student is unique, and I can't wait to learn more about you.

I have been teaching viola and violin for 10 years. I hold a Master's degree in Teaching, a Bachelor's degree in Music, and also teach Middle and High School English. I am a freelance performer in the Portland area in symphonies, operas, and chamber concerts.

I am always looking for ways to grow and learn along with my students, and welcome any age or level.

Feel free to message me with any questions you may have.
I look forward to meeting you!
Julie

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Experience

Classroom Teacher
Sep 2015 - Present
Various

As an English teacher and Substitute teacher, I have worked at:
Portland Public Schools
Valor Middle School, Woodburn School District
Wilsonville High School, West Linn-Wilsonville School District
ESS (Educational Staffing Solutions), in School Districts: Hillsboro, Sherwood, David Douglas, Tigard-Tualatin

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Musician
May 2014 - Present
Freelance

Some recent performance experience includes:
Portland Opera
Newport Symphony
Columbia Symphony
Milano Classica (Milan, Italy)
Cascadia Composers
Bravo! Northwest
Astoria Music Festival
St. Olaf Orchestra (principal)

Education

Master's in Teaching
Jul 2015 - Jul 2016
Lewis and Clark College
Bachelor's in Music
Sep 2010 - May 2014
St. Olaf College

Languages

Italian
Professional Proficiency
Japanese
Professional Proficiency
Spanish
Limited Proficiency

Certifications

Oregon Teaching License K-12
May 2016
TSPC

1 Review

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Laine Dec 23, 2018
Viola · In studio

Julie is the best teacher ever! I play violin but have been looking to improve my viola skills. She gave me so many useful tips and my playing has drastically improved. She listens so carefully and is really cool and funny too! So lucky to have found her.

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