Ms. Amanda Hernandez

Violin, Viola Teacher

Amanda Hernandez

SAA Member


Wichita Falls, TX
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Amanda Hernandez is a professional violinist and Suzuki violin and viola teacher originally from West Texas and now based in Wichita Falls. She holds a Bachelor of Music in violin performance from the Moores School of Music, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Houston. In 2016, Ms. Hernandez relocated to the northeast to earn her Master of Music in violin performance with an emphasis in Suzuki Pedagogy from The Hartt School of Music at the University of Hartford, where she worked closely with esteemed teacher trainers Teri Einfeldt and Christie Felsing.

Ms. Hernandez returned to her home state in 2018 and currently teaches in North Texas as a Suzuki violin instructor for the Gail Key Academy of Music, sectional and chamber coach for the Wichita Falls Youth Symphony Orchestra, and is an adjunct music professor at Midwestern State University. She also works closely with the middle schools and high schools in WFISD as Artist-in-Residence for Wichita Falls Symphony Orchestra.

She has performed in professional orchestras in both the south and northeast in ensembles such as the Midland-Odessa Symphony and the Wichita Falls Symphony Orchestra, as well as participated in music festivals such as the Texas Music Festival, International Music Academy of Pilsen (Czech Republic), and the Cambridge International String Academy (UK). Her violin and chamber coaches include Katie Lansdale, Kirsten Yon, Steve Larson, Emlyn Ngai, Brian Suits and Anthony Kitai.

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