Helen Foli, violin, traditional, classical instructor, has been teaching at MacPhail since 1986. Teaching a variety of ages and abilities, Helen looks for the potential in each of her students and encourages them to work towards a goal, telling them they will be surprised what they can achieve when they have a goal to aim towards.
Helen is an active freelance artist in the Twin Cities, performing with the Plymouth Music Series, Minnesota Opera and Sinfonia. She has also been a substitute performer for the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra and for the Minnesota Orchestra.
She holds an Associate Degree in violin performance and pedagogy from the Royal Conservatory in Toronto.