Private lessons with Trina

  • Adults and Children ages 4 and up
  • All Levels 
  • Suzuki based 
  • Variety of styles (classical, pop, jazz, fiddle, world)
  • Composition, improvisation, theory, note reading, ear training  

Regular weekly student rates:  

30 minutes: $35  / 45 minutes: $50 / 60 minutes: $65


Group lessons with Trina

  • Group classes are offered as a complimentary class to private lessons upon student interest (4 or more students required)
  • Group classes explore Suzuki repertoire, ensemble playing, improvisation, cross genre repertoire (ie. jazz, pop, folk, world, raga-inspired).
  • 50 minute group class: $20  



  • Adults and children ages 6 and up
  • Beginner to advanced
  • Carnatic exercises (sarali swaras, alankarams)
  • Compositions (geethams, varnams, krithis)
  • Raga development, phrasing, improvisation (manodharma) 
  • Ornamentations, expression (gamaka) 
  • Cross genre applications of ragas (modes), talas (rhythms), improvisation and ornamentation techniques for professional level musicians  
  • Indian classical theory
  • Voice lessons
  • Group classes available
  • Classes are held in Prospect Heights (11238) and Marlboro, NJ (07751)

* Please contact Brooklyn Violin House for rates