A Family Tradition

Certain Music is a family, traditional style of private music lessons. We serve the Plano, Van Alstyne & North Texas area with private violin lessons, piano lessons, music theory & conducting instruction for any age and skill level. Dr. Certain is a professional member of the American String Teachers Association (ASTA), the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), and the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA).


  • In Jan 2023, Two Certain Music students, Badri Jayaram and Brandon Fu, have been accepted to the Greater North Texas Youth Orchestra (affiliate orchester to the McKinney Philharmonic Orchestra)!
  • Certain Music Recital 2022 - October 14, 2022 - 6PM - Plano Courtyard Theater (1509 H Ave Plano, TX 75074)
  • Christmas Tree Lighting - December 3, 2022 6PM - Downtown Van Alstyne, TX
  • Grayson County MTA Christmas Recital - December 10, 2022, 1:30pm-2:30pm

Music for Special Occasions

A Violinist can add an air of sophistication to any event: wedding's, private birthday parties, private anniversaries (romantic violin), funerals, fundraisers and more. Maestro Certain is available for live performance and offers a large range of music styles to enhance your special event. Click here to book for your event.