Lydia Conway plays fiddle, guitar and mandolin. Instilled with a passion for music at an early age, she is dynamic performer and a fun teacher. Studying classical violin early on led to a Master of Music degree from Colorado State University. Lydia left the classical world for the Colorado bluegrass scene, playing with Jeff Scroggins & Colorado and other groups.
She has taught at bluegrass festivals and recently served as Educational Programming Director at the Omaha Conservatory of Music. Her new mission is to bring music into her new home in the valley of the Mission Mountains in Ronan, MT.
“Lydia's even and sunny disposition makes her a pleasure in the classroom, workshop, or the dusty parking lot of a late night jam session.”
“Lydia is extremely competent and confident. Can instruct and explain at any level. Engaging, personable, friendly and makes it fun. ”
“Lydia was an excellent instructor that made everyone feel welcome and a part of the class from the first tune.”
“Her pool of musical knowledge is deep: from music theory to the intricacies of bluegrass harmonies.”
“Lydia is so professional and talented and caring! You could tell she wanted each of her students to have an amazing experience and we did!!”