Cathy was born in Vermont and raised in Massachusetts.  At the age of 4, Cathy was singled out to begin violin studies with Kenar Rothaug, a violin professor at Gordon College in Beverly, Ma.  After 8 years of training under Mrs. Rothaug, Cathy was accepted to study at the Longy School of Music, in Cambridge, Ma. under the tutelage of Valeria Kushmont of the Boston Symphony. Cathy has played with several small ensembles, the Reading Symphony Orchestra, the Occoquan Chamber Orchestra, and her church orchestra.  She has taught violin for 12 years.

Cathy has five children and has a passion for teaching young children, as this is where she started.


Lessons Offered

Beginning Strings


Contact Info

‭+1 (413) 336-0281‬



Express - 30 Min Session per week
$112 / Month

Standard - 60 Min Session per week
$224 / Month