Our Staff

Debbie Green

Debbie Green

Piano & Voice

Graduating in 1973 with a B.S. (Education), Debbie taught music for four years in the Council Bluffs (Iowa) Public Schools.  She was the chairman of the Council Bluffs Central Area Music Festival

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Herbert Thames

Herbert Thames

Piano & Voice

Singer/songwriter/composer Herbert Thames was born and raised in Las Vegas. He graduated from Northern Arizona University with a B.A. in Music and has been involved in music from childhood. He has sung

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Liz Kaupp

Liz Kaupp

Trumpet

Education: Graduate of the Richard Strauss Conservatory in Munich, Germany. Private study with Bobby Shew & Don Jacoby. Major in trumpet, Minor in violin & piano. Main performance instrument is trumpet. Professional

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Marie Leatham-Davis

Marie Leatham-Davis

Voice & Piano

Marie is a vocalist, pianist, cellist, published songwriter and music lover who holds arts degrees in Music Composition (2014) and French (2017) from the College of Southern Nevada. She has been playing

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Rob Kemerson

Rob Kemerson

Guitar

A native of Port St. Lucie, Florida, Rob Kemerson discovered his passion for music at the age of 12 years old. By the age of 16, he began giving private lessons to

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Sara Pezel

Sara Pezel

Violin

Born in Chicago, Sara started her musical journey in 2001 when she started learning to play the violin. At first a fun hobby, music spiraled into more than she could ever imagine-

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Tammy Jacobs

Tammy Jacobs

Violin

I was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. I’ve always had a zeal and passion for music. I believe that music is therapeutic for both adults and children. Diving into my

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Tim Sellars

Tim Sellars

Drums

Tim Sellars is a drummer and percussionist who has recently moved to Las Vegas from Christchurch, New Zealand. He has a Bachelor of Music with Honours in Jazz Performance and a Diploma

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Tom Brill

Tom Brill

Guitar

Tom Brill is a guitar instructor in all styles at Brill Music Academy.  Tom also teaches other stringed, fretted instruments including banjo, ukulele, and bass guitar. Growing up outside Milwaukee in Oak

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