Tim teaches  classical violin, American and Irish fiddle, and folk guitar to students of all ages.  He offers private lessons and classes in Ithaca, Watkins Glen, and at the Kanack School of Music in Rochester.

Tim has over 5 years of teaching experience, and has completed Suzuki teacher training for books 1 and 2.  His teaching style emphasizes learning by ear as well as reading music, develops good technique to facilitate musical expression, and strives to explain “why” as well as “how” whenever possible.