Joseph Kaminsky

Joseph Kaminsky

Joseph Kaminsky has been teaching violin for over forty-five years, has been a registered Suzuki Teacher Trainer since 1984, and has taught at over 350 workshops and institutes. Mr. Kaminsky studied with John Kendall, Roland/Amita Vamos, and Shinichi Suzuki. He maintains a studio of 55 private violin students ranging in age from age 3 through adult, and in level from beginning adults to International Competition-winning students. Mr. Kaminsky is Principal 2nd violinist with the Metropolitan Orchestra of St. Louis. Joseph Kaminsky was named MoASTA “Artist String Teacher of the Year” in 2014 and “Private Teacher of the Year” in 1999. He is a regular contributor to the American Suzuki Journal.
Joseph enjoys living in the city where he was raised, and spending time with his wife Lynn; his adult boys Nicholas and Daniel; and his stepdaughter Erin, who is Assistant Concertmaster of the St. Louis Symphony.

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