Violin Lessons and Cello Lessons at Taunton Music

When learning how to play string instruments at Taunton Music you will soon gain an understanding of the basic theories you need, and progress to making enjoyable music that brings satisfaction to yourself and pleasure to those around you. You will learn about how and why string instruments make the sounds they do, and the correct means of playing them, including plucking and striking as well as using a bow where appropriate. And you will learn about the materials used in making these magnificent instruments, and about how to care for and maintain them.
We offer excellent private tuition for string instruments, both for classical and popular styles of play.

The Incomparable Violin

The violin has few if any equals in terms of its versatility, being as it is an important part of classical, jazz, rock and folk music. Beautiful to look at, enchanting to listen to, the violin offers the dedicated student a lifetime of pleasure and reward.

At Taunton Music we provide private violin lessons for a wide range of people who wish to learn to play the violin, including violin lessons for children, violin lessons for beginners, and violin instruction for those who can already play but wish to improve their skills.

We are confident that we provide the best and comprehensive violin classes in Taunton. Our thorough lessons for the violin include both practical and theoretical elements, including such important matters as tuning a violin and caring for it, and of course plenty of the fun side of actually playing the violin!

The Cello – Fun And Sophistication All In One!

The cello is a classical and to lesser extent jazz instrument with an increasing modern following thanks to its use by a growing number of pop music bands, and our private cello lessons are very popular indeed. Cello lessons for beginners cover all you need to know about this impressive instrument, including how to sit when playing, how to hold the cello, how to care for a cello, and the different methods of actually playing the cello.

If you are interested in learning how to play the cello, for classical, jazz or pop music, come to our cello classes in Taunton for absolutely the best cello lessons!

The Fun Fiddle

The fiddle represents a folksy, lively style of music that is made for dancing and toe tapping. At Taunton Music we give private fiddle lessons with the best fiddle teacher Taunton can boast. Whether the fiddle is your primary instrument, or you are keen to learn it as an addition to another string instrument, we will quickly move you on to the point where you can play the fiddle with gusto, for your own enjoyment and that of your friends.


Fees For Strings Lessons

Lesson Duration

  • 30 minutes
  • 1 hour
  • Maximum Students

Individual Lessons

£28/ hour
£28/ hour
  • £14.00
  • £28.00
  • 1

Two Sharing

£18/ hour
£18/ hour
  • £9.00 per person
  • £18.00 per person
  • 2

Group Lessons

£11.25/ hour
£11.25/ hour
  • £7.50 per person
  • £11.25 per person
  • 5

Your Tutor


Belinda Bale