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Laura Readyoff

Laura Readyoff

Laura Readyoff has been a music educator for 35 years both in the public and private sectors. She is also the owner of The Music Loft which is located in Herndon and Ashburn, VA. She is also the co-owner of The Music Loft Online Academy. Ms. Readyoff's goal is to inspire, challenge, and create a renewed passion for music.  Her style of teaching is always filled with joy and fun. Here objectives for her students are: To give them confidence in their abilities. To see them flourish as musicians.  To share new and interesting music.  To instill in them a love for music. To expand their overall understanding and depth of each piece. To give them tools to make them excellent people and musicians. Laura earned her bachelor’s degree in music education from the prestigious Crane School of Music in NY. She received a master's degree in music education and public school certification for grades Kindergarten through 12th grade from The Long Island University in NY. Ms. Readyoff has directed award-winning orchestras both in New York and Virginia. She has served as an adjudicator for multiple solo and ensemble festivals in NY and VA. She has also been engaged as a strings consultant for Loudoun County Public Schools. Laura is also involved in multiple community activities and outreach programs that provide musical opportunities to the public. Ms. Readyoff is also the director of the Herndon Regional Youth Orchestra which is an inclusive ensemble that meets students where they are musically and develops them into strong, confident musicians.

Instrument / Discipline

  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Violoncello

Spoken languages

  • English

Specialized in

  • Youth (7-17)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Beginner/Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Teaches At

  • At a school
  • At own studio
  • Online


  • 1990 - Masters K-12 Administration - Long Island University, CW Post, NY
  • 1988 - Masters Music Education - Long Island University, CW Post, NY
  • 1986 - Bachelors Music Education - SUNY Potsdam, Crane School of Music, NY


  • 585 Grove St, Herndon VA, US, 20170