Violin, Viola, Cello & Piano
Christine M. Plasencia took her Bachelors of Applied Arts from Central Michigan University in Violin Performance. She continued her studies in music education and violin performance under Michael Barta at Southern Illinois University. During this time she was an in-demand performer, playing with the Springfield Symphony, Saginaw Symphony, and Memphis Symphony, amongst others. Having taught privately for over twenty years, she uses various methods, including Suzuki, Mark O’Connor and traditional methods, to meet the needs of each particular student. She currently teaches violin, viola, cello, and piano out of studios in Ventura, Oxnard, and Santa Paula. Since the beginning of the pandemic she is also offering lessons online to keep learning safe! She was the Orchestra Director at St. John’s Lutheran School in Oxnard for 11 years from 2008-2019. Currently she is the Orchestra Director at Our Lady of Guadalupe School in Oxnard, CA.