Mckinley has had a private studio in Boston for the past five years as well as teaching at Boston’s Musiconnect. She has been teaching at Maine Fiddle Camp for four years as well as teaching at New England’s premier fiddle festival Fiddle Hell. She teaches a mixture of both classical and fiddle music to help foster musical growth and enthusias

Classes Online

Study with McKinley James online with a class or privately with a series of courses in cello, fiddling, and general musical education

Online classes

Classical Cello

Online Lessons

Take lessons online for any level.

Lessons on technique, classical music, and fiddle tunes.

Folk Cello

Online Lessons

Lessons online for any level

Study how to play fiddle music in the celtic and new england styles.

Lessons can include how to learn by ear, accompanying tunes, playing for dances, and learning tunes.

General Music

Online Class

Lessons for younger children aged 3-12

Have your child learn basic musical skills such as rhythm, solfege, reading music, and learning about composers through history.

This course will give a comprehensive introduction to music and a basic survey of music to begin students on their lifelong love of music.

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4 pm– 8:00 pm

Boston MA

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