Meghan Lyons King

Violin Teacher

Meghan Lyons King

SAA Member

Contact

Temple Terrace, FL
317-677-3199
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www.appassionatostrings.com

A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Meghan has been surrounded and influenced by music all of her life.  At the age of four, Meghan’s mother enrolled her in Suzuki violin at the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music Preparatory Department; and at the age of ten, after developing a great love for music, Meghan decided to make performing and teaching violin her career.  In May of 2011, Meghan graduated summa cum laude with her Bachelor of Music in violin performance from the University of Memphis (U of M); she also received Suzuki Every Child Can! and Suzuki Books 1-4 training with Suzuki Teacher Trainer, Libby Armour, while at the U of M. She was also a proud member of the Suzuki Association of Indiana from 2013-2018. In 2016, Meghan graduated with a Masters of Music in violin performance degree from Butler University and more recently, she taught as an applied violin instructor at Purdue University​.

Throughout over twenty years of study, Meghan has worked with accomplished performers and teachers, such as: Soh-Hyun Park Altino, Midori Goto, Alex Kerr, Tessa Lark, Raye Pankratz, Larry Shapiro, Gabriel Pegis, Paul Kanter, Stephen Clapp, as well as members of the Míro, Biava, Ceruti, Blair, Amernet and LaSalle string quartets.   Meghan also had the pleasure of serving as concertmaster of the Hendricks Symphony Orchestra in Avon, Indiana during their 2013-2014 season and as concertmaster of the Butler Symphony Orchestra throughout their 2015-2016 season.  Additionally, she uses her talents to perform at weddings, special events, and with the Carmel Symphony Orchestra on occasion.  In conjunction to her roles as Director and Violin Instructor with Appassionato Strings, Meghan served on the violin faculty of Allegro Music Classes and Midwest School of Music.  Meghan’s primary goal is to share the life-long gift of music with every student she works with and every person who hears her perform.A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, Meghan (Lyons) King has been surrounded and influenced by music all of her life. At the age of four, Meghan’s mother enrolled her in Suzuki violin at the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music Preparatory Department; and at the age of ten, after developing a great love for music, Meghan decided to make performing and teaching violin her career. In May of 2011, Meghan graduated summa cum laude with her bachelor of music degree in violin performance from the University of Memphis. Throughout over twenty years of study, Meghan has worked with accomplished performers and teachers, such as, Soh-Hyun Altino, Midori Goto, Raye Pankratz, Gabriel Pegis, Larry Shapiro, Paul Kanter, and Stephen Clapp. Meghan also served as concertmaster of the Hendricks Symphony Orchestra during their 2013/2014 season. Currently, Meghan is working towards her masters of music degree in violin performance at Butler University. Although, her students have varied in age and experience, Meghan seeks to share the life-long gift of music with every student she works with and every person who hears her perform.