LOCATION: 119th & Quivira
AVAILABILITY: Thursday afternoon/evening
MONTHLY RATE: $103 (30 min lessons each week)
SINGLE/TRIAL LESSON: $30 (30 min)
Nicholas Jarrett (violin, viola, piano, voice) has been a musician for over 27 years, starting violin at the age of four. He studied violin, piano, and voice at the University of Missouri-Kansas City's Conservatory of Music. Nick maintains studios for private lessons and directs string ensembles in Leavenworth/Lansing, Prairie Village, Olathe, and Merriam, Kansas, and Kansas City, Missouri.
In addition to private lessons, he has worked with students with cochlear implants at St. Joseph's Institute for the Deaf in Lenexa, Kansas and was director for the summer school music program at St. Monica's elementary school in Kansas City, Missouri. Currently, Nick is chairman of the KCMTA Concerto Competition in partnership with the Heritage Philharmonic, co-founder of Strings For Uganda in partnership with "Change The Truth", annually adjudicates for MAMA and is a contributor to the Gemini Project. He also performs as a freelance musician for all events. Nick is a member of the Kansas City Music Teachers Association, the Missouri Music Teachers Association, and the Music Teachers National Association.