Ms. Jacquelyn Timberlake

Viola, Violin Teacher

Jacquelyn Timberlake

SAA Member


Pleasant Valley, NY
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Jackie Timberlake graduated cum laude from Ithaca College in 2012 with a Bachelor’s degree in Music. She studied viola performance with Debra Moree and Suzuki violin pedagogy under Sandford Reuning. In the years following, Jackie has performed with professional ensembles, such as the Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes and the Binghamton Philharmonic. She is a member of an active string quartet and has performed and recorded in a variety of styles and genres. Jackie likes to incorporate classical, modern, and folk music into her curriculum, introducing different skills and styles depending on her students’  interests.

Jackie uses Suzuki pedagogy to develop strong beginner technique and aural skills. She has several years of experience working with beginners, intermediate violinists, and advanced violists ages 4 to adult, and has been teaching private violin and viola lessons since 2009. She has taught through a home studio in Ithaca, NY and at the Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Arts. Jackie is currently on staff as a private violin and viola teacher for Stringendo Orchestra School of the Hudson Valley.