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Robin Kearton: C4A director, Violin, Viola, Fiddle, Bow-Dacious String Band Robin is the founder and director of C4A and its flagship group, the Bow-Dacious String Band.  She has enjoyed performing with professional orchestras and teaching violin and viola since 1983. She currently plays principal viola with the Champaign-Urbana Symphony. She loves to play non-classical music too, and has performed with bands specializing in Argentinean tango, old-time, bluegrass, country, klezmer, and café music. Robin is certified to teach the Alexander Technique, and has been teaching since 1996, helping numerous musicians, dancers, computer users, and more to work and play more efficiently. She also has a history with puppetry; Robin instigated the puppet theatre at the Discovery Center children's museum in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, created and operated a character for a series of TV commercials in South Florida, and toured with Arts Alive! in central Florida.


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Snow Days?

If public schools are closed due to inclement weather or other emergency situations, C4A teachers have the option to hold their lessons or classes if they deem conditions safe. If your teacher opts to give lessons on a day schools are closed for extreme conditions but you do not feel that it is safe for […]