“Fascinating undertones and range.

Judicious violin.”

~ Penguins Eggs Magazine


“A joy to work with! Laurel brings the highest level

of talent and professionalism to her art.”

~ Kevin, wedding client


“An exceptional teacher! Knowledgeable, patient, and insightful with specific strategies to improve my technique. I am looking forward to continuing to realize the great results that

outstanding teaching can bring.”

~ Kathy, viola student

I’m looking forward to tours throughout the US and Canada coming up in 2019 and a return to Europe in 2020. Please check my calendar for dates. I hope to see you soon!


The latest Dan Frechette & Laurel Thomsen album “Driving By Candlelight” is available. Please visit www.danandlaurel.ca for details and to check out our new music videos featuring songs from the album.


My “Complete Vibrato Mastery” online video course now has over 1500 students enrolled and over 100 five star reviews. Many students are reporting back on their beautifully emerging vibrato techniques! The first 30 new students may use coupon code LEARNVIBRATO2019 to receive a discount on lifetime enrollment.


Genre-defying violin, viola, and vocal performance,

instruction, and recording.

LaurelThomsen