Shayna Powers

Shayna P.

Houston, TX
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Violin

Levels Taught:
Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
I have taught violin and viola lessons for eight years. I have learned from teachers from The Juilliard School, Dallas Symphony, The Houston Symphony, and Cleveland Institute. I teach all styles of music!
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About

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Shayna delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 3+ and special needs

Teaching since:
2010

Hello!

I'm Shayna. I have been teaching violin and viola for over 8 years. I have studied with professors from The Juilliard School, Cleveland Institute of Music, Southern Methodist University, and University of Houston. I have also studied extensively with members of the Houston Symphony, Dallas Symphony, and the Boulder Bach Festival in Colorado.

I enjoy teaching all styles, anything from jazz to pop to classical.

I have experience working with all ages and skills levels. One of my most recent projects was teaching a choir of over 40 seniors who have Dementia. I have also worked with students with Autism and various physical disabilities. I believe that everyone who feels called to learn music should have access to an understanding, accommodating, and experienced teacher.

I'd love to work with you! Let's achieve musical growth together.

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Experience

Performing Musician
Jan 2012 - Present
ballets, operas, weddings, celebrations, recognition events, galas, fundraising events, choirs, and orchestras


Education

Music, Sociology, and Nonprofit Leadership
Aug 2015 - Present
University of Houston
Viola Performance
Aug 2014 - May 2015
Southern Methodist University

Languages

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency

Awards

Texas Music Scholar
May 2014
Texas Music Educators Association

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1 Review

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Sara Jun 23, 2019
Violin · In home

Shayna is great! She has taught violin to my two daughters for the past five years. She is kind to the entire family and makes learning fun for my girls. I always hear them laughing!

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