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 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 with studies directed toward child development and cognition. 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 is pleased to return to her home state this summer in her new positions as violin teacher for the Gail Key Academy of Music and sectional coach for the WFYSO. With six years of teaching experience, Ms. Hernandez looks forward to continuing to bring the joy of violin playing and chamber music to students in North Texas.

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

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