Laurel Thomsen

      Genre-bending violin & viola performance, instruction, and recording

“...a terrific violinist and accompanist. I can hardly wait to hear more...”

~Les Siemieniuk

Penguin Eggs Magazine

“ exceptional teacher...knowledgeable, patient and insightful (with) specific strategies to improve my technique. I am looking forward to continuing to realize great results that outstanding teaching can bring.”


adult viola student

Looking forward to playing the Winnipeg Folk Festival, as well as the Artswells Festival in British Columbia and American River Music Festival in California. Check my Calendar for dates.

The new Dan and Laurel album “Between the Rain” is available! Visit for more.

My “Complete Vibrato Mastery” online course has over 50 students now enrolled and reporting back on their emerging vibrato techniques! Sign up too through