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Amanda Johnson

MA (Performance), BA (Hons.) Music


I am a highly qualified and experinced violinist, composer and teacher based in Sheffield, S11. I have a masters degree in violin performance

and a BA honours degree from the Universty of Huddersfield.

I also regularly run music workshops in museums, art galleries

and at festivals.


I have been leader of the Hallam String Quartet since 1996

and have played in many prestigious venues including Chatsworth House, Birmingham Symphony Hall and Sheffield City Hall.


I have taught violin in schools and privately for over 20 years.

I worked as a peripatetic violin teacher for Birmingham, Leicester, Wakefield, Derbyshire and Sheffield LEAs and in several

private schools, including Hymers College, Hull

and Rudston Preparatory School, Rotherham.


I have coached student chamber music groups,

conducted string ensembles and orchestras and lead string workshops, including Wider Opportunities instrumental classes.

Prices for lessons in person and via Zoom or Skype


30 Minute Individual Lesson (for beginner to around Grade 5)            £18

60 Minnute Individual Lesson (for more advnaced pupils)                    £36

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