Violin Lessons with nationally acclaimed instructors and Kentucky Studio Teachers of the Year


Lexington, Kentucky



Carwile String Studio provides professional, personalized instruction while encouraging love of music, artistic expression, and personal enrichment.  We are committed to excellence in teaching and empowering our students with the necessary tools for success in music for a lifetime.



With over 50 years of combined teaching and performing experience, CSS provides a high quality, well-rounded music education in a positive, enthusiastic, and nurturing learning environment.


CSS is dedicated to helping you achieve your goals and provide encouragement and support along the way.  Our diverse and varied curriculum keeps lessons fun with innovative and exciting teaching methods.



CSS cultivates an atmosphere for students to effectively go beyond what they think is possible, fulfilling and exceeding personal expectations.

Carwile String Studio Student Accolades Include

  • American String Teachers Association Alternative Styles Awards

  • Central Kentucky Youth Orchestra Borchardt Concerto Competition Winner

  • Acceptance into Brevard, Interlochen, Tanglewood, Sewanee Summer Music Festival, The National Honors Orchestra, The Kentucky Governor’s School for the Arts, Kentucky All-State Orchestra, the School for Creative and Performing Arts in Lexington, the Central Kentucky Youth Orchestra, and student performances at Carnegie Hall and on the Grand Ole Opry.

  • 5 National Championships, 5 Grand Master Championships, and State Fiddle Championships in Alabama, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Nevada, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Washington, and Wyoming.