St. Louis violin shop offering violins, violas, and cellos of all sizes available for rental or sale. We offer great pricing and specials.
(636) 527-5588

Violin Lessons St. Louis

Lessons and Teachers

Private instruction in violin, piano, viola, classical guitar

Private Lessons

CelloCurrently we are offering private instruction in violin, viola, classical guitar and piano. Standard lesson time is 30 minutes, however other options can be discussed with your instructor.We provide private consulting for string orchestra teachers on left hand technique, right hand technique, methodical problem in a class and any other topic. We also provide consulting for students on all topics related for self study of violin performance. For more info and for registration, contact us @ (636) 527-5588.

Referral Program

Do you have any friend(s) who may be interested in taking lessons? Send the word out and receive a $10 Gift Certificates for each student who becomes a registered client of Manchester Music.


Mikhail Lobko

Days Available: Monday – Saturday Fee: $120/month

The educator for more than 50 years, Mikhail A. Lobko is recipient of the “Medal of Honor” awarded by the International Center of Trade Organization in 1986.
In USA – recipient of Missouri Scholar Academy Teacher Appreciation Award “In recognition of excellence in teaching and in celebration of the contributions to students’ lives.” 1999.

The author of three published methodical books for violin and viola.
  • “The Violin Repertoire” 1981 Russia
  • “The Methodical Notes” 1998 USA
  • “Concept and Study for the Violinist” 2005 USA
  • “Concept and Study for the Viola” due 2007 USA
Other accolades
  • Mikhail received his M.A. in violin performance & teaching from State Conservatory of music in Russia, 1967.
  • From 1966 through 1984 member of State Opera and Ballet Theater, State Chamber Orchestra, State Symphony Orchestra in Minsk, Belarus.
  • Last employment in Russia; State Conservatory of Music Department of Methodical and Practical Study for Teaching Stringed Instruments – Supervisor of practical curriculum for graduate students.
  • Since 1991 Mikhail has been teaching private violin lessons in St. Louis, MO.

Join Our Team

We are always looking for talented musicians to join our musical instructor team. If you are interested in teaching music, please email your resume to You can also call (636)527-5588 for more information.

70+ 5 Star Reviews

"Great violin shop! Staff is so nice, the prices are very reasonable and the instruments are really nice quality. Have had great service here!"
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Manchester Music
102 Holloway Rd
Ballwin, MO 63011
(636) 527-5588