Fiddle Lessons from Matt

Get a Competitive Advantage with Fiddle Lessons from Matt Combs

Matt Combs is a highly regarded professional fiddler, Grammy nominee, and head of the fiddle department at Vanderbilt’s Blair School of Music. He was also the staff fiddler for the Grand Old Opry house band, a member of Reba McIntire’s touring band, and a musician for the ABC TV show “Nashville”. Matt received his Bachelor of Music degree in Violin Performance from the University of Michigan in 1977.

Since that time, he has worked with renowned musicians of country, bluegrass, and oldtime music. His wealth of experience as a professional fiddler, performer, and teacher enables him to impart a lifetime passion for music. His teaching experience is wide and varied. He has been on the faculty at Mark O’Connor’s Fiddle Camp, Augusta Heritage Center, and The Swannanoa Gathering.

He has led clinics at the New England Conservatory, Wichita State University, and at many other educational institutions. He has presented educational seminars in conjunction with the Nashville Symphony and the Country Music Hall of Fame. Matt’s performance abilities can be shared with his students due to his unique ability to explain music theory and practice techniques in an understandable and clear way.

His sequential, step-by-step teaching methods make learning both attainable and enjoyable. Location is no longer an issue. You can study with Matt Combs whether you live in Nashville, New York, or anywhere in the world. His incredible fiddle technique, charismatic nature, and friendly approach can now be enjoyed through online Skype lessons.

The advantages for you are numerous. Some of them include:

Learning at your own pace in the comfort of your own home, saving time and money usually spent on travel, and the ability to communicate one on one with the instructor.  Matt’s skilled fiddle playing is based on a strong musical foundation, his animated clear delivery makes difficult concepts understandable, and his love of music and of teaching is evident, and his methods are now accessible worldwide via Skype.

Please contact Matt for questions about scheduling and pricing.