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Midcoast School Of Music offers personalized lesson plans and one-on-one instruction with some of the finest musicians in New England, focusing on mechanics, theory, and performance. Below, you’ll see the instructors available for strings  and have a chance to learn more about them. For more information regarding available lesson times at our Portland campus, please click on the "Contact" button.


Lynnea Harding (Violin, Viola, and Piano Instructor): Starting violin at the age of 5, Lynnea has been a musician her whole life. Lynnea attended the University of Southern Maine and earned a B.A. in Music and a minor in Pure Mathematics. She was a voice student of Ellen Chickering, and piano student of Laura Kargul, and a violin student of Ron Lantz.


While in school, Lynnea was the Music Transcriber for NBCUniversal DreamWorks Animation TV department, and she was a recipient of AFM Local 802 Anne Walker Scholarship, Portland Rossini’s 2017 Barbara C. Littlefield Vocal Scholarship, and the Jacqueline Foster Vocal Music Instruction Award.


Lynnea is the music theory game inventor of GO! MUSIC ( and a proud member of AFM Local 802.

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