Natural Classical Musician

Nickie Whaley

I grew up in Nashville, TN. I first started the violin at the age of ten. I then moved to Jacksonville, Fl where I attended LaVilla School of the Arts. At LaVilla, I switched to the viola at age 14. I then attended and graduated from Douglas Anderson School of the Arts for viola. For college, I have attended Stetson and Belmont University. I then volunteered in the University of North Florida's Symphony Orchestra.  I have been a participant in classical music festivals such as International Strings Festival in Bryn Mawr, Penn. and also Eastern Music Festival in Greensboro, NC.

I currently teach the violin, viola, and beginner piano. I also perform the viola in ensembles, art walks, and hired performances here in Jacksonville, Fl.

I have a total of 17 years of trained musical experience. I aspire to be a professional musician. 


A Passionate Performer

Music has the power to transport us to another time and place. I love to harness that power with a broad audience of fellow music lovers and passionate musicians alike. Ever since a young age, I have found great joy and satisfaction in making music and sharing it with fans and people all over the world. Take a look around the site to get to know me and all that I have to offer.

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