Please view or download our 2018 Fall Programs Catalog! To register for Fall 2018 courses at Callanwolde, please click here. As we prepare to launch a new website and registration software, please be aware and feel free to contact with any questions or needs.

String Lessons

Get started today! Call 404-872-5338!

Flexible scheduling and freshly renovated studios- we will find the perfect strings teacher for you!

Callanwolde instructors have trained and performed professionally with their instruments and are well-versed in all aspects of musical education including violin, viola, cello, and bass. Each genre and style of music is offered for instruction so students can customize their own education with instructors in both private and group string lessons.

From performance techniques to professional practices to instrument skills, students can learn their instrument to accommodate all musical goals. The Gardener’s Cottage on Callanwolde’s historic grounds offer a piano in every room so students can be cross trained and accompanied to develop the student’s musical education.

Private Lessons

Private string lessons are scheduled on an individual basis. Classes are offered for children as young as two years old. Lessons are held weekly at time increments of 30 minutes, 45 minutes, or 60 minutes. Students must confirm times and dates of courses with Callanwolde before registering and paying for lessons.

Monthly lessons available:

  • 30 minutes: $115 members/$125 non-members
  • 45 minutes: $180 members/$190 non-members
  • 60 minutes: $230 members/$240 non-members

To register or for more information contact us at 404-872-5338 or 

Click to call and book your private string lesson! 

Scholarship Assistance

Callanwolde Fine Arts Center awards scholarships based on financial need and/or merit. Please visit our main Scholarships page here for scholarship applications and additional information.

About Callanwolde Fine Arts Center

Callanwolde was built in 1920 by Charles Howard Candler, eldest son of The Coca-Cola Company founder Asa Griggs Candler. The estate is located in the Druid Hills neighborhood of Atlanta and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The 12 acre estate contains a magnificent Tudor Revival style mansion, lush gardens, and several outer buildings. Click here to learn more about the history of Callanwolde.

Today, Callanwolde is owned by Dekalb County and is the home of Callanwolde Fine Arts Center. Callanwolde Fine Arts Center is a cultural community conservatory of the arts on a 12 acre campus. Callanwolde offers classes in the performing arts (music, music recording, dance, dance fitness), visual arts (painting/drawing, pottery, weaving/textiles, jewelry/metalsmithing, photography), writing, yoga, horticulture, culinary arts and more to students of all ages.

Need to buy or rent an instrument?

Callanwolde recommends the exemplary Atlanta Violins of Roswell for string instrument rentals and sales.

980 Briarcliff Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30306 | (404) 872-5338 | Contact