Folk Violin Lessons

Lewis offers folk violin lessons in the South Hampshire area, for people with or without previous Classical Violin experience. Areas covered include…

  • Rudiments of Violin playing and basic musical theory (if no previous musical experience)
  • Specific folk techniques, with particular reference to bowing
  • Ornamentation
  • Playing by ear
  • Playing as part of an ensemble or session
  • Improvising

Every pupil is different, so lessons are tailored to your own requirements. Price on request.


Lewis offers workshops in Folk Violin technique for people of all abilities. An example of possible workshops are…

  • Beginner, Intermediate or Advanced Folk Violin
  • English Fiddle Style
  • Arranging traditional tunes
  • Session technique
  • Playing around a tune
  • Accompanying traditional song
  • Playing for Dance, general or specific…
    • Cotswold Morris
    • Rapper
    • Balfolk
  • Composing tunes

Please contact if you want to book him for a festival or alternative venture. Price on request.

Classical Tuition

Lewis also offers Classical Violin tuition, from Beginner to ABRSM Grade 5 standard.