Natalya teaches fiddle lessons to students ages six and up in Asheville, North Carolina. While using classical technique as a base, she uses her expertise in a variety of fiddle styles to open a vast world of music to her students. Her teaching philosophy centers around a balance of technique, musicality, and fun. Natalya emphasizes a student-driven curriculum and primarily teaches by ear, as well as note-reading, if desired by the student. She currently teaches at Warren Wilson College and the Academy for the Arts.
“Natalya teaches with the perfect balance of fun and discipline. Her love for music of many kinds is contagious and we are grateful for her musical influence on our daughter.”
“Natalya is undoubtedly the most talented, patient and encouraging teacher from whom I’ve taken instruction.”