Sarah Merritt

Violin Teacher

Sarah Merritt

SAA Member


Sparta, TN
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Sarah is a young violinist with an accumulated 15 years of musical training. Having participated in festivals and clinics early in her career, she is also a long-time student at the Conservatory of Annie Moses in Nashville.  At the Conservatory she studies a variety of styles on violin and mandolin, as well as arranging and composing.  She is a member of the Nashville Praise Symphony directed by Camp Kirkland.  She has recorded on several projects including the Symphony’s 2015 album as well as her first solo EP, A Simple Gift, in 2016.

Sarah has performed on the renowned stages of the Grand Ole Opry House and Carnegie Hall. She has performed on the Bluegrass Underground, the Cannery Ballroom, and the Country Music Hall of Fame with the Fine Arts Summer Academy.  She was an orchestra member in the Annie Moses Band’s PBS show The Art of the Love Song which aired on television nation-wide in 2016. She is now on the faculty at the Annie Moses Summer Music Festival.

Sarah is a registered Suzuki violin teacher through level Two and is also certified in the Annie Moses Method.   She has a thriving studio at Peachtree Learning Center in Cookeville, TN. To learn more about Peachtree and special violin classes, workshops and summer camps, visit

Sarah believes that the pursuit of excellence in music is a powerful tool in the Kingdom of God that can give the young and old alike a platform for spreading the Gospel, and is enthusiastic about Peachtree’s vision of “Redeeming the Arts for the Glory of God.”

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