Traditional Fiddle

Age 10+

Registration for Traditional Fiddle is currently closed. Please complete the inquiry form to let us know of your interest.

This class introduces fiddle techniques and styles in a fun, collaborative setting. Participants will learn fiddle tunes from such musical traditions as Irish, Scottish, French-Canadian, Scandinavian, Old-Time, and Bluegrass.

A welcoming and intergenerational class, the Fiddle Group is open to students ages 10 to adult with at least two years of private lessons on violin, viola, cello, or bass, or by permission of the instructor.

Private Fiddle Lessons

Private Fiddle Lessons are available throughout the afternoon and evening on Wednesdays for all levels and ages—from complete beginners to experienced violinists looking to shift gears and try something a little different! Call for details on private lessons.

Class Details

How To Enroll

Enrollment for Traditional Fiddle is not open. Please fill out our inquiry form for more information about our next enrollment period.

Fees & Aid

  • There is a once-yearly non-refundable $45 registration fee per family.
  • There is a $20 fee per term for payment plans.
  • No registration fee is charged for summer study.


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Musical Skills Classes

Offered as a complement to the private lesson program, Brookline Music School's Musical Skills Classes give students an opportunity to learn more about their instrument or voice in a positive and supportive group setting. Students collaborate with other musicians their age, learn about different musical styles and techniques, and have the opportunity to practice performing for their peers.

Contact Us

Brookline Music School is a nonprofit organization that has provided excellence in music education to the Greater Boston community since 1924. We rely on the generous support of our donors to benefit the community through music.

Brookline Music School welcomes students of all ages. Enrollment is open year-round so students may begin private lesson study at any time. Join us!

Regular Hours

Monday to Friday: 9 am to 9 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 8 am to 7 pm

See the Lessons & Classes or Early Childhood calendars for holiday schedules including flex days, make-up days and closures.

Summer Hours

Effective July 1st, 2024

Sunday: CLOSED

Monday to Thursday: 9 am to 8 pm

Friday: 9 am to 5 pm

Saturday: 8 am - 4 pm