Meet the Teachers – Welcome Julie Sharp

Juliana Sharp is a graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Music with degrees in Violin Performance and Suzuki Pedagogy. She is the first undergraduate student to ever receive a pedagogy degree and be registered to teach violin volumes 1-10 in the US. At CIM, Julie studied with William Preucil, Brian Lewis, and Philip Setzer. She teaches private lessons to students of all levels in Fairfield and New Haven counties, and has worked with chamber groups at the Summer program, Chamber Music Central, for several years. Julie graduated from the Juilliard Pre-College in 2015 and performed numerous recitals throughout Lincoln Center. She has also received full merit scholarships and performed at the Round Top Festival Institute and the National Orchestral Institute, as well as four Summers at the Meadowmount School of Music. Julie enjoys playing for special events and has also organized and performed many benefit concerts for civic organizations, raising thousands of dollars for charities.

Summer Opportunities

Summer Opportunities for your students brought to you by the Charles Ives Music Festival at the WCYO

Adult Workshop: August 5-8
Youth (21 and under) Workshop: August 10 -16

This Summer in Ridgefield, CT

OPEN on Monday 01/20

We are OPEN on Monday January 20th despite some schools being closed for Martin Luther King Day, lessons are on as scheduled that day.

Holiday Reminder

REMINDER the studio will be CLOSED from Monday December 23rd through Wednesday January 1st. There will be NO lessons conducted during this time. We will open again on Thursday January 2nd at 10 am.
Thank you !

OPEN for lessons today Tuesday 12/17

The studio is opening late at 1:00pm. We are OPEN for lessons today Tuesday 12/17.

Holiday Recital and Hours

Studio recital will be Sunday December 15th

Please join us at the WCSU Performing Arts Center in Danbury Section times at 11, 12, 1 and 2.

Reminder on holiday hours:

We are CLOSED Monday December 23rd- Wednesday January 1st.
We will open again on Thursday January 2nd and resume lessons as scheduled.

Rent Musical Instruments Online

Southbury Music can handle all of your musical instrument rental needs through our partnership with Creative Music Center. Just place your order online and pick them up right here at Southbury Music. Click here to rent your instrument now.


We are closed Monday September 2nd for Labor Day!

Rock Band Camp Saturday, August 10th

Rock Band Camp concert will be held this Saturday, August 10th at 11 am at the Woodbury Brewing Company. This concert is open to the public of all ages. Bring snacks, enjoy some Woodbury Brewing Beer. Come support local music students displaying their skills after only one week of camp !!

Rent with Us!

Need to rent an instrument for Band or Orchestra? Rent online with us, it’s fast and easy or stop by the store for immediate pick up!!