Andrea Pettigrew

Violin, Viola Teacher

Andrea Pettigrew

SAA Member


Saluda, NC

Andrea Pettigrew began studying the violin at the age of 10 and makes her living as an orchestral and chamber musician throughout the Southeast. She is a member of the Asheville Symphony, the Savannah Philharmonic, and the Greenville Symphony. Andrea maintains a thriving private teaching studio in Asheville and Hendersonville made up of students of all ages. She has 25 years of teaching experience and is also recently certified in Suzuki Pre-Twinkle and Book 1 training.

A native Canadian, Ms. Pettigrew grew up in Halifax, Nova Scotia, surrounded by classical and traditional “old-time” musicians. She has a Bachelor of Music in violin performance from Dalhousie University. She is a student of Philippe Djokic and Jan Wicha, and was strongly influenced by the teachings of Vladimir Landsmann and Ryan Kho.