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Omar Ruiz-Lopez

Viola, Violin, Fiddle
9th Year Teaching Artist

Omar Ruiz-Lopez teaches Viola, Violin and is also a Chamber Ensemble Coach with Kidznotes. He is a multi-instrumentalist specializing in violin, viola, cello, guitar, and mandolin. Majoring in Music Education and Music Performance at Florida Gulf Coast University, he has studied violin and viola with Geoffrey Day, Reiko Niiya, Patrick Neal, Lisa Mattson, and Tatiana Hargreaves. Omar’s love and respect for the violin and the fiddle led him to develop a style of playing uniquely his, and brings a multicultural approach to teaching different folk idioms for the fiddle.

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