VIOLIN & VIOLA INSTRUCTION
Resonance Studios, owned and operated by Bonnie Deeds, specializes in private Violin and Viola instruction. With over 15 years teaching experience, Bonnie combines traditional methods of ear training, performance technique, theory and mind/body awareness to help each student discover the tools to developing an intellectual and artistic approach to instrumental performance.
Interested in instruction? Book an introductory lesson to see if Resonance Studios is right for you!
Fall 2020 Update: Lessons are currently being offered both in-studio and virtually to best accommodate the learning, health and safety needs of students and their families. Please note your preference in your enrollment inquiry.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Bonnie Deeds is a multi-genre instrumentalist with over two decades experience on stage. As a private violin and viola instructor, Bonnie has over 15 years experience teaching students of all levels, beginning to advanced performers. She holds a Dual Masters Degree in Music Performance and Chamber music with a focus in violin instruction and viola, having served as violin Teaching Assistant throughout her graduate studies. She has served as judge on committees for academic and competitive solo festivals, collegiate auditions and youth orchestra auditions in both New York and Florida. Her private studio, Resonance Studios, currently holds membership with Tampa's Friday Morning Musicale and Junior Club membership with the Florida Federation of Music Clubs, a division of National Federation of Music Clubs. Resonance Studios students have been awarded highest honors and medals in both regional and state competitions and festivals, with various students continuing on to place in collegiate level music programs annually.
As an active performer, Bonnie has served as concertmaster, principal violin and section violin/viola of multiple chamber and orchestral ensembles throughout New York, Pennsylvania, Montana, Virginia and Florida. She has debuted multiple new works for violin, singing violinist, viola, chamber ensemble and orchestra. Currently, Bonnie frequently performs throughout Florida as a violinist for Via Musica Productions, and serves as a per service musician with various institutions including The Florida Orchestra, Sarasota Orchestra, Opera Tampa and the David A. Straz Center for the Performing Arts. She has performed on tour and national broadcast with acts such as Michael Buble, Josh Groban, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Disturbed, Andrea Bocelli, Il Volo, Celtic Thunder, Il Divo and more.
A NOTE FROM THE INSTRUCTOR
As a professional performer and music instructor, I am passionate about uniting communities through artistic communication. It is my goal to enrich one's life experience through individualized instruction in the musical discipline. Investing in the future through quality music education builds confident, creative and productive individuals, no matter their chosen profession.
If you would like me to help you realize the benefits of music in your life, send me a note below!