​Violin, Viola, Instructor, Performer


January 14, 2019 - March 3, 2019: Maternity Leave

I will be on maternity leave beginning Monday, January 14, 2019.
Lessons will resume on Monday, March 4, 2019. 

If you any have questions about the schedule, please feel free to email ViolinRLA@aol.com.

Rachel Alexander Private Sting Studio

Ossining, NY


March 22 & 23, 2019: NYSSMA Level 1-4 Solo or Ensemble Strings ONLY

Yorktown High School

2727 Crompond Rd,

Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

Nancy Torrente, Host

*There will be NO level 5, 6, or AS string adjudications at the March 22-23 Yorktown Festival.
*There will be NO level 1-4 string adjudications at the Up or Down County Festivals.
*Level 1-4 String solos or ensembles only



April 26 & 27, 2019: NYSSMA (Down-County)
Ardsley High School 
300 Farm Rd, 
Ardsley, NY 10502
Alan Goidel – Host



April 27, 2019: Spring String Duet Fest & Pizza

Come and play duets with fellow string players. Bring your string playing friends and make music together! 
Students must bring their own music stand and copies of the Samuel Applebaum books: Beautiful Music for Two, Volume I.
Pizza to follow!

Rachel Alexander Private String Studio

Ossining, NY 10562

11:00AM to 1:00PM



May 10 & 11, 2019: NYSSMA (Up-County)

Hendrick Hudson High School

2166 Albany Post Rd,

Montrose, NY 10548

Kim Dunkin, Host

*NO LEVEL 1-4 Solo or Ensemble Strings



May 17, 2018: Recital Rehearsal with Pianist

Rehearsing with the pianist before the recital is mandatory before our String Studio Student Recital.

All rehearsals will be held in the studio.
Sign up for rehearsal time can be done by emailing ViolinRLA@aol.com or in person at the studio!

Rachel Alexander Private String Studio

Ossining, NY

3:30PM to 7:00PM



​June 1, 2019: String Studio Student Recital

Come and enjoy the wonderful music of the Rachel Alexander Private String Studio. Violin and viola students will be performing a variety of classical works. Free admission and open to the public

The Ossining Public Library (Budarz Theater)
53 Croton Ave
Ossining, NY 10562

*Students must arrive no later than 12:30PM
*Recital begins promptly at 1:00PM



June 26, 2019: Last day of Spring Session Violin/Viola Lessons



July 1, 2019 - August 23, 2019: Summer Lessons Begin!

​Keep the music alive with summer lessons! Whether you're new to the violin/viola or working to improve your skills,  each and every student can learn the basics of reading music and playing the violin and viola.

Rachel Alexander Private String Studio

Ossining, NY 

*Lessons will be offered Monday through Thursday only!



​September 4, 2018: Lessons Begin, 2019-2020 School Year!

​Have fun this school year and try the violin and viola! Lessons are held Monday through Friday by appointment only. 

Rachel Alexander Private String Studio

Ossining, NY 


Concerts, Rehearsals & More!