* Disclaimer: This is a list of active Suzuki Teachers in the State of Oregon and is not a referral list.  We are a professional, voluntary organization that does not provide any governmental or regulatory jurisdiction or authority over it's members. The information on this page is not verified by the OSA and is not a referral service.  The OSA does not recommend any specific teacher or OSA member. 

OSA Teachers 




Name: Jonathan Cheskin

Instrument: Cello

Location: SE Portland, OR

Phone: (503) 267-4872

Email: Joncheskin@yahoo.com

Name: Ms. Emma Downing

Instrument: Cello 
Location: Portland, OR
Phone: (608) 3331539
Email: emlynn.downing@gmail.com

Name:Dr. Valdine Ritchie Mishkin 
Instruments: Cello and Early Childhood Education Cello Class age 3-5
Location: 24700 SW Valley View Rd, West Linn, OR 97068
Phone: (503) 635-3742 
Email: Valdinemishkin@gmail.com
Website: www.ValdineMishkin.com

Name: Anne Sato
Instrument: Cello
Location: Beaverton
(847) 899-9460

SECE (Suzuki Early Childhood Education)

Name: Da Capo Suzuki Early Childhood Education

Teachers:  Christine Goodner & Karen Huffman

Ages: Birth - 4 (0 - 6 months attend Free while space lasts)

Locations: SW Portland & Hillsboro

Phone: (971) 678-5562

Email: DaCapoSECE@gmail.com

Website: www.DaCapoSECE.com

Name: Suzuki Stumptown 
Instructor: Laurita Jauregui

Instrument(s): Violin & Early Childhood Educaion
Languages: English & Spanish
Location: Portland, OR 97203
Phone: (503) 936-9857

Email: jaureguivlnstudio@gmail.com
Website: www.SuzukiStumptown.com

Name: Sarah Hart
 Violin, Viola, & Early Childhood Education
Location: SE Portland
Email: sarah@hartstringschool.com

Name: Little Notes at Eugene Suzuki Music
Teachers: Jodie St Clair
Location: 1637 Oak St., Eugene, OR 97401
Email: jodie@eugenesuzukimusic.com

Piano, Guitar & Recorder 

Name: Andrew Arriaga

Instrument: Guitar

Location: N/NE Portland

Email: Musicbyandy@hotmail.com

Website: www.suzukistumptown.com

Name: Karen Huffman

Instrument: Piano, Suzuki Early Childhood Ed. Classes

& Ready for Piano Class (ages 3-6)

Languages: English, Japanese 

Location: NW 114th Ave, Portland, OR 97229

Phone: (971) 678-5562

Email: khuffmanpiano@gmail.com

Website: www.portlandsuzukipiano.com

Name: Rose Okada

Instrument(s): Piano, Violin, Guitar & Classical Music of India 

Location: SW Portland 97225

Phone: (503) 296-9650

Email: Rose@Kiranawest.com


Name: Mrs Celeste Okano

Instrument: Guitar

Location: Beaverton, OR

Phone: (307) 760-1540

Email: celeste@okanoguitarstudio.com


Violin & Viola 

Name: Clarisse Atcherson

Instrument(s): Violin

Location: Camas, WA 

Phone: (360) 844-5202

Email: Clarisse@thelightedge.com

Website: www.thelightedge.com

Name: Edie Bennett


Location: 8628 SW 50th Ave, Portland 97219

Phone: (503) 246-9945

Email: edieviolin@aol.com

Website: www.ediebennett.com

Name:  Margaret Bichteler 

Instrument:  Violin

Language(s):  English & German 

Location:5845 SE Taylor St.  Portland

Phone: (503)724-8220

Email:  mbichteler@gmail.com

Name: Erica Boland

Instrument(s):  Violin, Viola

Location:  4158 NW 127th Ave, Portland

Phone:  (503)332-9158

Email: bolandviolinstudio@gmail.com

Name: Alison Clark

Instrument: Violin

Location: Hillsboro/Newberg

Phone: (408)218-5232

Email: aeclark930@gmail.com

Name: Meghan Coil 

Instrument(s): Violin

Location:  North Portland

Email: Breathesuzuki@gmail.com

Website: www.Breathesuzukistudio.com

Name: Valley Suzuki Violin
Instructor: Lindsay Durant
Location: SW Portland near Multnomah Village
Email: vsv@valleysuzukiviolin.com
Website: www.valleysuzukiviolin.com

Name: Suzanne Gaye

Instrument(s): Viola & Violin
Location: Beaverton, OR 
Phone: (503)524-6620
Email: 47suzgaye@gmail.com

Name: Christine Goodner *Not Currently Accepting Violin/Viola Students*

Instrument(s): Violin, Viola & Suzuki Early Childhood Classes

Location: Hillsboro, OR 

Phone:  (503) 913-3621

Email: GoodnerViolin@gmail.com

Website: www.BrooksideSuzukiStrings.com

Name: Lisa Hansen

Instrument(s): Violin

Location: Cedar Mill, OR

Email: lisahansenviolin@gmail.com

Website: www.lisahansenviolin.com

Name: Dr. Rebekah Hanson

*not currently accepting new students*

Instrument(s): Violin & Viola 

Location:   Newberg & SE Portland 

Phone:  (503) 476-4433

Email: Chehalemmusic@gmail.com

Name: Sarah Hart

Instrument(s): Violin, Viola, & Suzuki Early Childhood Education 

Location: SE Portland

Email: sarah@hartstringschool.com

Name: Suzuki Stumptown

Instructor: Laurita Jauregui

Instrument(s): Violin & Early Childhood Education

Languages: English & Spanish

Location: Portland, OR 97203

Phone: (503) 936-9857

Email: jaureguivlnstudio@gmail.com


Name:Maren Knopp

Instrument(s): Violin & Viola 

Location: Wilsonville, OR

Email: marenknopp@gmail.com

Website: www.knoppmusic.com

Name: Erica Liebert

Instrument(s): Violin

Location: NE Portland

Email: erica.liebert@gmail.com

Name: Jody Morrissette

Instrument: Violin

Location: Beaverton, OR

Email: jodymorrissette@frontier.com

Name: Kate O'Brien

Instrument(s): Violin, Viola, Cello, Bass

Location: SE Portland

Phone: 971-221-4237

Email: kate@mosaicstringacademy.com


Name: Rose Okada

Instrument(s): Piano, Violin, Guitar, & Classical Music of India 

Location: SW Portland 97225

Phone: (503( 296-9650

Email: Rose@Kiranawest.com

Website: www.Kiranawest.com

Name: Elizabeth Peyton

Instrument(s): Violin & Viola

Location: Inner SE Portland

Phone: (503) 490-6070

Email: ​elizabeth.peyton@gmail.com

Name: Sarah Roth

Instrument(s): Violin

Location:   NW Portland

Phone: 503-708-5898

Email: sarah@sarahrothviolin.com

Website: https://www.sarahrothviolin.com

Name:  Cynthia Scott
 violin and viola
Location:  Oregon City
Phone:  (503) 655-7839
Email:  metrosuzukischool@gmail.com
Facebook:  Metropolitan Suzuki School

Name: Eugene Suzuki Music

Instructor: Jodie St. Clair
Instrument(s): Violin & Suzuki Early Childhood Education
Location: 1637 Oak St., Eugene, OR 97401
Phone: (541) 285-6655
Email: jodie@eugenesuzukimusic.com
Website: http://www.eugenesuzukimusic.com