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Cynthia K. Black


Cynthia K. Black leads a diverse career performing as a baroque violinist and violist across the country with ensembles like the American Bach Soloists, Apollo’s Fire, Les Délices, and the Washington Bach Consort. She loves playing music from all time periods from Medieval through the Romantic era and especially enjoys the intimacy of chamber music. She recently completed a D.M.A. at Case Western Reserve University in Historical Performance Practice as a student of Julie Andrijeski and holds modern viola degrees from the Cleveland Institute of Music in the studios of Lynne Ramsey and Robert Vernon where she also studied Suzuki pedagogy with Kimberly Meier-Sims.

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Email [email protected]
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Instruments/Types Modern viola, Baroque violin, Baroque viola
Lesson Fee $60 per hour, sliding scale if necessary
City Berkeley
Age Range of Students Happy to work with all ages
Education Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio (Doctor of Musical Arts, 2016), Cleveland Institute of Music, Cleveland, Ohio (Master of Music/Bachelor of Music, 2012/2010), former teachers include Robert Vernon, Lynne Ramsey, Julie Andrijeski
Number of Years Teaching 4
Institutional Affiliation
House Calls 1
Private Lessons or Ensemble Coaching Both
Music Style(s) Taught Baroque, Early Music, Classical
* All rates are estimated and subject to change

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