Violin, Viola, Piano Lessons 

How to play violin

Oleg Rutkovsky music Studio
Fort Lee, Bergen County, NJ
"Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius.  Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius." 
​                                                                              W. A. Mozart, 1756-1791

My goal is not only to teach you how to play violin, viola or piano, but more importantly to share my love and passion to music with my students, regardless of their talent and background. I am confident that with my experience of playing in professional symphony/chamber orchestras and extensive knowledge in music education I can meet anyone’s expectations.

I would like to thank you for visiting my website and hope to see you soon in my home music studio.

Please don’t hesitate to contact me regarding music lessons for you or your children. I will be more than happy to answer all of the questions and concerns you might have at any time. 

​​As a professional violinist and violin/viola teacher with more than 20 years of experience, I promise not only to teach you how to play violin, viola or piano, but also i will  take you through a learning journey that will develop your musical talents more than you have ever dreamed. At the core of my philosophy of musical training, in terms of teaching how to play violin, viola and piano lies a commitment to strengthening the musicality of each student, awakening the musical responsiveness and developing technical skills.

My teaching method of music is based on a traditional classical approach with elements of the time-tested Suzuki Method. 


  • I teach how to play violin and viola 
  • I provide piano and music theory lessons 
  • I accept students of all ages and levels 
  • I  prepare students for various auditions and competitions in music 
  • I offer a 30 minute free of violin, viola and piano trial lesson for new students  
  • Weekday and weekend music lessons available 
  • I can teach you how to play violin and viola via Skype (My Skype name is oleg.rutkovsky)​
  • I will also find a suitable instrument that fits your budget 
  • I am available for violin performances, recordings and various social events