Tara Planeta

Violin, Viola

Tara Planeta earned her Master's Degree in Violin Performance with Orchestral Emphasis from Arizona State University in 2003, and has begun doctoral studies in Educational Leadership. She has also studied Suzuki and Traditional Pedagogy for numerous years with renowned pedagogues, and her own teaching style similarly reflects a strong emphasis on theory and technique.

Ms. Planeta has taught all ages/levels of students privately, held college faculty positions, and mentored in the public schools. She is also an active performer, the founder of the Atoka String Quartet, and has also performed with other prestigious orchestral ensembles nationally.


Monday - Friday: 12PM - 8PM
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The Catoctin School of Music
25 East First Street SE

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Leesburg, VA 20175

Office: 571-306-1880