A native Californian, Janet is an accomplished musician and teacher. With more than 35 years experience teaching orchestra, she specializes in string instruments. Janet received her Bachelor of Music from California State University, Fresno and has been a fixture in the Central Valley for nearly four decades.
Janet enjoys teaching piano, violin, viola, and cello students of all ages and proficiency levels.
Now accepting new students for private music lessons in Danville, Lafayette, and Walnut Creek, California.
Janet finds inspiration all around her. "I try to make my music representative of myself and my generation. I love the places that most people don't give a second glance."
Honoring Excellence In Orchestra Education and Performance Recipient, 2008
Recently relocated from Visalia, CA to Walnut Creek, CA, Janet Grizzell is available to teach all levels of private lessons for violin, viola, and piano in Danville and Lafayette.
"Mrs. Grizzell helped me get into my top choice university. I enjoyed her teaching and am grateful for her role in my life!" -Ethan C.
Janet is asked regularly to participate as a judge and guest conductor at music conferences and competitions.
Music Teacher, Janet Grizzell
Now taking new students of all ages!
Available to judge solo and ensemble festivals across the US.
Orchestra and string guest conductor for middle school, high school, and college/university
Music coaching for elementary through college/university strings programs.