Private Music Teachers

Lincoln County Music Instructors

This listing of music instructors in Lincoln County is provided as a community service by the Newport Symphony Orchestra. This is a list of known instructors and should not be considered an endorsement of any specific music instructor. If you are a music instructor and would like to be listed on this page or need to update your listing, please e-mail the NSO Office.


  • 541-997-3727

    Teaches: beginning to advanced violin and viola to students of all ages in Newport and Florence. Barbara has over 45 years teaching experience on the Oregon Coast. Member of Newport Symphony Orchestra, Oregon Coast Chamber Orchestra and Sea Strings Quartet. She is conductor of the Overture Strings, the beginning musicians in the youth symphony program.

  • 503-307-7448

    Teaches: cello and double bass to all levels and all ages in Newport and the surrounding area. Adrienne is a cellist with the Newport Symphony Orchestra, she teaches and performs in the Newport area and around the Pacific Northwest. Visit for more information.

  • Mindy Simon
    Mindy Simon


    Teaches: beginning to advanced violin and viola to all ages in Newport. Mindy obtained her long term Suzuki Association teacher training while attending Northern Arizona University and completed registration of units 1A - 10 in 1991. She has been involved in music here on the coast since moving here in 2001. She is currently a member of Sea Strings Quartet, a teacher with the NSO Family Strings program, and enjoys playing in as many pit orchestras for musicals at the Performing Arts Center and surrounding areas as possible.