Dr. Christine Rewolinski
Violin, Suzuki Early Childhood Education Teacher
Dr. Christine Rewolinski is the youngest of 11 children, born to a catholic family in Milwaukee Wisconsin. She began her musical training at the age of 12 years on both the violin and the piano. Dr. Rewolinski began formal music studies at the University of Missouri-Columbia, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in K-12 music education, a Bachelor of Music-violin performance cum laud, and a Masters of Music-violin performance degree. She has extensive experience as an orchestral violinist and has performed with the Milwaukee Ballet Orchestra, the Milwaukee Opera Orchestra, Chicago Civic Orchestra, Shreveport Symphony, Dallas Opera Orchestra (sub list) and Fort Worth Symphony (sub list) as well as other area Dallas Fort Worth area ensembles.
She has taught a wide array of classroom music instruction ranging from high school and middle school orchestra to elementary school group violin (Suzuki), elementary music theory and general music.
Dr. Rewolinski began teaching the Suzuki method in 1990 and is certified through book 4. She has directed university sponsored Suzuki programs at Stephen F Austin University and the University of Texas at Arlington (1996-1999 and 2005-2010).
Ms. Rewolinski completed her doctoral studies in 2014 at the University of North Texas. Her PhD is in the field of music education and research methods. Her research interests include Suzuki teacher-parent partnerships, early childhood musical instruction methods, and the development of occupational identity among undergraduate music education majors.
Dr. Rewolinski currently maintains a Suzuki studio of violin students from ages 2 through 18 years of age and also offers Suzuki early childhood classes for children at birth to 3 years of age.