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Viola Lessons

Are you looking for professional Viola lessons near you?  Pro Music Tuition has some wonderful Viola teachers who can help you achieve your aspirations at one of our six music centres in Birmingham, Sutton Coldfield, Solihull and the Black Country or via one of our online live music lessons.

The Viola is a string instrument slightly larger than the violin, with a warm and mellow tone that adds depth to any musical ensemble. Its deep, resonant sound and versatile range make it a captivating choice for musicians of all ages and skill levels. It is often hailed as the soulful cousin of the violin, and is a beautiful instrument waiting to be explored. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced musician, the Viola offers a unique experience filled with rich tones and expressive possibilities.

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Kids Viola Lessons

Our Viola lessons for kids are designed to provide a fun, engaging, and educational experience, led by our experienced and dedicated team of instructors. Learning the Viola develops not just musical skills but also fosters discipline, patience, and creativity. It’s a rewarding journey that offers personal growth and fulfilment.

Whether you’re curious about trying the Viola for the first time or looking to enhance your existing skills, our Music School welcomes you with open arms. Our experienced teachers are passionate about sharing their love for Viola and will guide you every step of the way.

Come and explore the beauty and magic of the Viola with us. Let’s make music together!

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Adult Viola Lessons

Welcome to Pro Music School, where adults of all ages and skill levels are invited to explore the beauty of playing the viola. Whether you’re a complete novice or aiming to refine your skills, our experienced instructors offer personalised lessons tailored to your individual goals and abilities. Our adult viola program provides a supportive and nurturing environment, enabling you to immerse yourself in this elegant instrument at your own pace.

Beyond the joy of mastering a musical instrument, engaging with the viola offers adults a host of cognitive and emotional benefits. As adults, we bring a wealth of life experience and maturity to the learning process, enabling us to appreciate the nuances of music in a deeper and more profound way. Ultimately, embarking on the journey of learning the viola as an adult opens doors to personal growth, artistic expression, and a lifelong passion for music.

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Online Viola Lessons

We also offer an online teaching experience over Skype, Zoom, WhatsApp or Facebook. We are experienced at remote teaching so for times when getting to the studio is difficult we can still deliver the same top classic tuition to pupils in their own homes.

Not only does learning online eliminate travel time and the need to pack and move your instruments, it also allows for a wider range of scheduling options so we can find a time that works for you. If you are looking to book viola lessons for you or your child why not get in touch with us today or use our handy online booking system to book your first free lesson?

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Viola Lesson FAQS

What is a good age to start Viola?

Come along for a free Viola taster session. Our teachers will be able to determine if your child is ready to play. Normally, children start around 5 years old, but some children as young as 3 can learn to play. Violins come in various sizes so we can accommodate different ages as well as resources for learning with too.

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Do you teach adults to play Viola?

Certainly! At Pro Music, we welcome adults of all ages and skill levels who are interested in learning to play the Viola. Whether you’re a complete beginner or an experienced musician looking to enhance your skills, our dedicated instructors offer tailored lessons designed to meet your individual needs and goals. Our adult Viola program provides a supportive and encouraging environment where you can explore this majestic instrument at your own pace. From mastering the fundamentals of technique and tone production to delving into advanced repertoire and ensemble playing, our experienced tutors are committed to helping you achieve your musical aspirations in the world of Viola music!

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What type of Viola should I buy as a beginer?

Choosing the right viola as a beginner is a big step in your musical journey. Quality and playability should come before price. Look for a well-crafted viola with a clear, resonant tone to make learning easier and more enjoyable. Get advice from experienced musicians or trusted music stores to find a viola that fits your needs and budget. Consider getting a viola outfit that includes essentials like a bow, case, and rosin. A good viola can spark your passion and support your musical growth from the start. At our music school, we’re here to help you find the perfect viola to begin your musical adventure with confidence.

How long is each lesson, and how often should I have a Viola Lesson?

We offer 30/60/90-minute lessons. These can be taken face-to-face or over zoom. Normally lessons are booked once a week to suit the pupil. We do insist on 24-hour notice if you wish to move the lesson.

Do you teach complete beginners Viola?

Pro Music has around 95% new beginners each year. We don’t expect pupils to come in and know everything, that’s why they’re having lessons. We will advise you on syllabuses, what to practice, and how to practice effectively and also support you when you are stuck and need advice at home.

I already play another instrument will this help?

Yes, it will definitely help. A second instrument is always welcomed here at Pro Music some people even take 2 to 3 instruments per week. We can also discount when pupils want to take another instrument. Please give Pro Music a call, so we can give you advice on which to pick.

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Why should we choose Pro Music for Viola lessons?
We have hundreds of reviews and the proud history of the Pro Music name speaks for itself. Pro Music Tuition offers the tuition of a wide range of instruments including GuitarPiano, Drums, Brass, TrumpetVocal Coaching and Singing Lessons and Woodwind and String including Violin. We offer our lessons to children and adults of all ages and abilities. Our music centres are open 7 days for individual and group lessons.
  • Pro Music also has a proven track record of offering inclusive, high quality and professional music tuition.
  • All of our teachers are DBS checked and trained to grade 8 or degree level and many teachers are also trained, as school teachers.
  • Pro Music has an onsite SEN coordinator which does allow our teachers to adapt music lessons for children and adults with special educational needs where it is required.
Do you offer Viola Lessons Near Me?

Yes, not only do we have 6 music centres in Birmingham, Solihull, and the Black Country (Cradley Heath, Rowley Regis, Rubery, Solihull and Sutton Coldfield). We also offer live online lessons to hundreds of students all over the world every week.

We understand that looking for local music teachers can sometimes be a challenge but with Pro Music Limited rest is assured! All of our tutors are DBS checked and the majority hold a degree in music, and some also hold a QTS in education.

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