Erynn Hangen

Violin Teacher

Erynn Hangen

SAA Member


McLean, VA
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Violinist Erynn Hangen maintains a studio in McLean, VA, where she is teaches children as young as 3, as well as the most advanced high school students. She has more than 7 years professional teaching experience and loves to continue her training as a teacher. She is currently Suzuki-certified in Books 1-6. She completed her certification with Carrie Reuning-Hummel, Mark Mutter, Teri Einfeldt, Allen Lieb, and Linda Fiore. She has also studied pedagogical techniques with Rebecca Henry at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore. In April 2014 she attended the Peabody Violin Pedagogy Weekend and was able to meet with many teachers there including Brenda Brenner, Darcy Drexler, and Mimi Zweig.

Erynn Hangen also performs as a soloist and collaborative musician in the metro-DC area. She performs regularly with the Fairfax Symphony Orchestra, the McLean Orchestra, the Pan American Symphony Orchestra, as well as other small ensembles. Recently, she performed on the Fairfax Spotlight on the Arts series, and has appeared as a soloist in several recitals given at the Peabody Conservatory’s Griswold Hall in Baltimore. She has performed in numerous venues, including Washington’s Kennedy Center and Lisner Hall, Baltimore’s Friedberg Hall, Griswold Hall, Cohen-Davison Hall, and Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric, the Salt Lake City Tabernacle, Abravanel Hall, Dumke Recital Hall, Thomson Recital Hall, and Kingsbury Hall, as well as the Church of St. Mary the Great in Cambridge, England.

Erynn earned the Bachelor of Music degree in Violin Performance from the University of Utah, where she studied with Leonard Braus. In May 2014, she completed her Master of Music degree at the Peabody Conservatory where she was a protégé of the distinguished faculty artist Violaine Melançon.