Bach Parley String Academy

Bach Parley String Academy

The Tallahassee Bach Parley is excited to announce the Bach Parley String Academy, offering violin, viola, and cello lessons.

Our Mission

To cultivate in young people an appreciation of and achievement in music, nurture positive character development, and bridge cultural divisions through the common language of music.

Vision/Core Values

  • Provide high quality instruction on violin, viola, and cello at the central location of St. John’s Episcopal Church
  • Develop the character of the whole child (including leadership, focus, determination, reliability, responsibility)
  • Bring together students of different backgrounds through the study and performance of music
  • Cultivate a lifelong appreciation of music

Our Music Education Curriculum

  • Private lessons on violin, viola, & cello
  • Performance Opportunities, Masterclasses & All-State Preparation Workshops
  • Group lessons for technique, performance, & chamber music

Our Faculty:

Valerie Arsenault, Carrie Holden, Miriam Barfield, Zlatina Staykova


  211 North Monroe Street, Tallahassee, FL 32312


(850) 270-3485

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Cultural Origin: Array, Array
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Bilingual: No