Kluegel String Studio
Study with a GRAMMY-nominated violinist who has been teaching beginners through College-level for over 10 years!
Dr. Kluegel lives in the Chicago-area and teaches students from beginners to College-level students. She is known for her ability to teach in a bilingual setting, her compassionate, result-oriented pedagogy, and for her work with online teaching platforms.
A dedicated pedagogue and researcher, Dr. Kluegel serves on the Editorial Board of the American String Teacher Journal as well as Chair of the Illinois ASTA Concerto Competition.
Learn more: www.charlenekluegel.com
Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
First we have a phone meeting to get to each other and for me to learn more about your musical background. In our first lessons, we will craft a plan together and identify the things you want to learn and how I can help you do that.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
Doctor of Music, Violin Performance, Early Music, Musicology - Indiana University
Graduate Performance Diploma, Violin Performance - Peabody Institute
Masters of Music, Violin Performance - Peabody Institute
Bacherlor of Arts cum laude, Music - Cornell University
What types of students have you worked with?
All ages from beginner to pre-professional/College-level
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
Look for someone who can push you farther than you think you can go. A great teacher is patient and kind but also helps keep you on track and motivated