award winning Instruction
With more than 30 years of teaching music lessons, Ruth Ann Godfrey
provides award-winning violin and viola instruction to her students in Salt Lake City. All regularly perform in recitals and competitions, receiving superior rankings. Ruth employs both the Suzuki method, in which she has Advanced certification, as well as traditional techniques. Ruth loves working with children of all ages, and adults, from beginning to highly advanced. She is on the faculty of the Intermountain Suzuki String Institute, an intense summer program. Ruth has a Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degree in violin performance and has performed in orchestras in California, Arizona, Michigan, Austria and Italy. Ruth was a violinist in the Teatro dell'Opera of Rome, Italy for nine years, during which time she participated in the seminal Three Tenors concert at the Baths of Caracalla in 1990. Currently she is a member of the Ballet West Orchestra violin section in Salt Lake Ctiy, UT.
Violin & Viola Lessons