Our Staff

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Hannah S.

Piano, Voice, Ukulele & Harp

Hannah is a professional freelance musician in Southwest Florida. Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, she started her musical studies at the age of 5 with piano lessons. Being a child of two opera singers exposed her to many musical experiences including dancing ballet, performing in dramatic productions, singing in choirs, as well as studying multiple instruments. […]

Joe H.

Piano, Drums, Bass, Guitar & Ukulele

Joe is a multi-talented individual with diverse achievements across music, education, psychology, and academia. He studied music composition at FSU and The Prague Conservatoire, earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology from FGCU.  With 12 years of teaching music and over 20 years of industry experience, Joe brings a unique perspective to his lessons. He has toured […]

Iryna E

Voice & Piano

Iryna graduated With a Bachelor of Arts from Yalta Pedagogical Musical College in Ukraine in 1978, specializing in piano, singing, composition, conducting, and musical history. She began her teaching career in 1982 at Simferopol Public School, teaching music, piano, and voice and special piano lessons for advanced students. Later, she became a voice teacher and […]

Daylin L

Piano, Trumpet & Trombone

Daylin graduated from the Higher Institute of Art in Cuba where she was a member of several orchestras and was a soloist in the National Concert Band of Cuba. She is a composer and performer and is well-known among lovers of Cuban music. Daylin teaches in Spanish and is quickly learning English. Her highly energetic personality […]

Lucille F

Piano, Voice, Guitar, Flute, Saxophone, Trumpet, French Horn, Bassoon/Oboe, Trombone, Tuba, Clarinet

Lucille Foster is an accomplished musician and teacher with an impressive list of achievements. She holds degrees from Edison College and Florida State University, where she played clarinet with the symphonic band and even joined them on tour. Lucille’s musical talents didn’t stop there, as she also played with the Fort Myers Symphony Orchestra and taught […]

Jennifer M.

Piano & Woodwinds

“Ms. Jen” received the Louis Armstrong Jazz Award while still in high school. She studied music at the University of North Texas and the University of South Florida where she earned a Bachelor’s degree of Music in Jazz Studies Performance. Jennifer continues to perform with the Florida Orchestra, the SWFL Symphony, The Sarasota Orchestra, and […]

Paul L.

Bass, Guitar & Ukulele

Paul is a retired educator, having taught at the secondary and post-secondary levels for over 30 years. As a performing musician/guitarist, Paul has played with a wide range of highly successful bands in genres for over 50 years. He is known for his ability to take what was learned in today’s lesson and show real-world […]

Sean D.

Piano, Guitar, Drums & Bass

Sean is a composer at heart. His parents purchased him a piano and by 13 he was winning regional piano competitions. At this age, he expanded his musical abilities and played guitar, bass, and drums. Sean teaches classical, Rock, and jazz styles. He incorporates current music into his lessons often going as far as learning […]

Steven C.

Piano, Drums, Guitar & Ukulele

Steve is a musician & creative artist with a diverse set of skills and experience. He graduated with a bachelor’s in music composition from Baldwin Wallace University and composes orchestra music & electronic music. He has performed in classical and popular music groups on a variety of instruments. He has taught music lessons for 7 years […]

Frances C.

Violin & Cello

Fran graduated from the University of Southern Maine with both a Batchelor of Music in Performance and a Bachelor of Science in Music Education. She has taught in Public schools and privately for 20 years. Fran performs professionally in various classical and nonclassical groups playing cello, clarinet, and guitar as well as singing. She teaches […]

Joanne holds a Batulers of Music and Master of Music degree from the Philadelphia Musical Academy. She was the accompanist at the Episcopal Academy where she worked with middle ad upper school choirs, musical productions, and chapel where she played the pipe organ. She has frequently performed with Brandywine a classical piano duo, and the […]


Piano & Guitar

Beatrice has been teaching piano and guitar for over 30 years. She graduated from CW Post college and has been active in the local music scene for years. She teaches all ages with a more traditional approach utilizing classical pieces with some modern music. Bea gets to know each of her students on a personal level […]