About Eloisa Raffel

Eloisa is a highly accomplished violin teacher and player, with a wealth of experience and a passion for music education:

Founded Suzuki Violinists of WNY in 2006 and within 2 years expanded to two flourishing studios in North Buffalo and Williamsville/Clarence
The first teacher in WNY to introduce Suzuki Early Childhood Education in 2001
Fully Certified by the Suzuki Association of the Americas as a teacher of all Suzuki levels, from early childhood to advanced
Invited to teach at several Summer Suzuki Institutes across the US
Has performed in 23 countries around the world and studied at several prestigious institutions including the Parana Fine Arts and Music Conservatoire in Brazil; the Guildhall in London; Juilliard in New York; and the Suzuki Association World Conferences in Ireland and Japan
Appointed to her state symphony orchestra at 18 years old
Began as a Suzuki student herself at age 5