Studio Mission & what the studio does for student performers and composers
We teach musicianship skills for a lifetime of musical enjoyment and impart, to each student, a complete and quality music education.
Teacher Goal: To share, with each student, the desire to make music an important part of their life and encourage every student to reach their highest potential in a caring and comfortable environment.
Teacher Credentials: Bachelors Degree from Utah State University, Advanced Certificate in Piano Performance from the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music in London, Nationally Certified Teacher of Music through the Music Teachers National Association. Classes at Berklee College of Music
Piano coaches, Ilana Mysior, Sheila Lowery Ferguson, Dr. Hiromi Ohmori, Dr. Yelana Balabanova. Thirty years of teaching experience.
Professional Solo and Accompaniment in USA, Japan and South Korea.
Current Projects: Mile High Music Makers Compose Project, The PPMTA Patriotic Festival featuring the Mile High Music Makers, NFMC Western Region Junior Composer Chairman, CSMTA Composition Competition Chairman.
The studio is affiliated with the following professional organizations: Music Teachers National Association and National Federation of Music Clubs,
Private instruction for students of all ages.
Group theory and keyboard ensemble classes for Elementary aged beginning and intermediate level students.
Keyboard orchestra programs for Elementary and more advanced students.
Teaching music theory, composition and improvisation.
Special events for young composers such as Composes in PJ’s, workshops and concerts.
Instruments and Features
Two acoustic pianos, C-6 Yamaha Grand and one studio upright
Two Yamaha Clavinova digital pianos
Eight Yamaha PSR keyboards
Computer, iPad and lab center for composition, theory drills and creative work
A special composition corner and drum center