Banjo Lessons

 "Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” ― Plato​​



​Private Lessons
Gina is a sought after banjo instructor for her patient, down to earth and friendly approach. She offers private lessons in and around Winchester VA. Her experience includes 15+ years of private lessons, as well as camps and workshops across the country including Suwannee Banjo Camp in Florida, Augusta Bluegrass Week in West Virgina, Walnut Valley Pre-festival Banjo Workshop in Winfield Kansas, and more.
Not in the Northern Virginia area? Today's technology makes it easy and convenient to take lessons online (about half of Gina's students are online.)
  • 15 years teaching experience
  • all ages, all levels
  • based in Winchester, VA
  • wide range of styles
  • online or in person
  • patient, down to earth instruction
  • flexible schedule
​Lesson Options
The most effective and affordable option for aspiring musicians is to take regular weekly lessons. Gina offers a ower rate for purchasing and scheduling 4 lesson at once. 


Workshops and Camps
Gina is available for workshops and camps. Please email [email protected] for inquires. 
"Gina has got that happy knack of teaching with insight into the hurdles one has to jump to get over, with patience and enthusiasm." - Perry (student at Augusta Heritage Center Bluegrass Week)

"Gina's clear and patient instruction style makes learning easy, and her feedback on my progress inspires me to practice and be passionate about the banjo." - Drew (student via Skype)

"My 10 year old son has been learning quickly under her guidance, and looks forward with eagerness to every lesson. I highly recommend Gina, both for the high caliber of her playing, and for the skill with which she imparts her knowledge." -Quinby (in person lessons)