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Leo Liu Music Studio

Leo Liu Music Studio


Violin Lessons | Artist development, Aural Lessons, Ensemble Coaching, Theory Lessons, NCEA Music Tutoring, Online Lessons, Suzuki Music Lessons

  • Qualifications: Bachelor of Music (Honours)
  • Pricing: $70/hour, $40/half hour
  • Styles: All styles
  • Suitability: All levels


Leo Liu is a violinist and teacher who has established his career in Wellington and Christchurch, New Zealand. As a graduate from the University of Wellington and University of Canterbury, with a Bachelor of Music in Classical Performance and a Bachelor of Music (Honours) in Performance, Leo has been consistently performing in orchestras and chamber groups across New Zealand. 

During his studies in Wellington, he received the Victoria International Excellence Scholarship and was selected as a finalist in the Body Harris Prize music competition – playing Gone by Kenneth Young – hosted by the New Zealand School of Music. Leo will be studying toward his Master of Music with Professor Mark Menzies at University of Canterbury.

In both 2021 and 2022, he was invited to perform on tours specialising in Baroque music, organised by the Baroque Music Community and Educational Trust of New Zealand. These took place across New Zealand with University of Canterbury Professor Mark Menzies and cellist Tomas Hurnik. 

Teaching Info

Leo is passionate about teaching music and sharing it with communities in Christchurch. He has been working in the music education sector for almost a decade and has invested this time in creating a deeper understanding of music pedagogy. He explores different strategies to best approach children’s engagement with music studies at all levels. 

Leo is adaptable to many styles of teaching, including the Suzuki method, grade examinations and NCEA music.

"Leo's teaching is full of humour and passion, with concise and detailed explanation to help improve to next level"

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