The viola is awesomely unique. This often overlooked instrument resides between the violin and cello in the strings family. For those who want to stand apart from the crowd, the viola is a great choice!
We’re happy to provide the most interactive and fun viola lessons Boise has to offer! At your viola lessons we’ll not only help you develop a strong musical foundation, we’ll also teach you a variety of popular songs so you can play with other musicians.
As a Boise Music Lessons violist, you’ll get a healthy dose of:
- Classical methods for developing technique
- Fiddle methods (yes, even violists can fiddle!) for fostering collaboration
- Scale and arpeggio based improvisation (jamming)
- How to read a chord/lead sheet to popular music
- Guidance for school orchestra players
And, as always, let us know if there’s something special you want to learn and we’ll make it happen.
Fun Fact: did you know the viola reads in alto clef instead of treble or bass like most other instruments? This clef is used so infrequently by other instruments it is commonly referred to as “viola clef.”