Miss. Morgan Gerstmar

Violin, Viola Teacher

Morgan Gerstmar

SAA Member


Santa Monica, CA
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Morgan Lee Gerstmar is a Santa Monica based violist/violinist, composer, and educator from Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. She holds a Master of Fine Arts in the Performer/Composer program from the California Institute of the Arts; a Bachelor of Arts in Neuroscience, Musical Studies and East Asian Languages and Cultures from the University of Southern California and precollege training from the New England Conservatory in Boston, MA. She has been studying Suzuki method with Edmund Sprunger at the Los Angeles Suzuki Institute since 2015.

Morgan’s diverse careers in neuroscience and music have provided her with a unique method of teaching young violin and viola students. She has extensive experience with organizations across Los Angeles County such as Young Musician’s Foundation, Elemental Music, Children’s Music Workshop, and the Conservatory of Performing Arts. She is a board member of Music Teacher’s Association of California (MTAC) for the Santa Monica Bay branch and a member of the Royal Conservatory of Music (RCM).