Our Staff

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Heidi L

Piano, Voice & Violin

Heidi has a very outgoing personality and is often accompanied by her puppy Gershwin! She is the perfect teacher for those students who require a little more stimulation during the lesson. She often plays duets with her students at lessons an recitals. Heidi began studying piano at the young age of six, and ranked 2nd […]

Colette J

Piano, Voice, Guitar, Ukulele, Theory & Songwriting

Colette is an avid lover of music, a teacher of music, and a professional musician. She now has 40 years of experience in vocal and instrumental instruction for various age groups and learning levels, as well as performing professionally in voice, piano, and guitar.  Colette earned a Bachelor’s degree from Morehead State University in music […]

Carlos G.

Piano, Voice, Violin & Theory

Carlos was born in Havana Cuba and immigrated to Miami when he was a child. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education and a Masters degree in Computer Science. He is certified to teach K-12. Carlos taught music in Miami public schools for 14 years and 15 years for the New York City Department […]

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 […]

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 […]

Dan K.

Piano & Woodwinds

Daniel K. earned his Master of Music degree in ’88 from the New England Conservatory, (Jazz Studies), and is a former full-time professor for Berklee College of Music in Boston, from which he graduated Magna cum Laude in Applied Music. He has taught many hundreds of private lessons on saxophone, clarinet, flute, oboe, guitar, piano, […]

Beth C.

Piano & Theory

Beth is a graduate of Stephans College and Indiana University with degrees in Music Education – with a piano concentration. She teaches in a very “motherly” style and her students love her as a teacher, so much so that her students often continue with lessons until they go to college. Beth has played professionally in […]

Sofia M.

Voice & Piano

Sofia Yanez is an exceptional soprano, piano coach, and teacher from Guayaquil, Ecuador. She began her musical journey at a young age and has achieved notable success throughout her academic and professional career. Sofia has performed in various venues throughout Miami and South Florida, including being an active performer as a cantor, pianist, and organist […]

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 […]

Jennifer M.

Piano, Flute, Saxophone & Trumpet

“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 […]

Jason K.

Guitar, Ukulele, Bass, Theory, Songwriting & Rock Band

Jason attended Berklee College of Music and the University of Wisconsin. He feels that music theory often takes a back seat during music lessons and incorporates theory as part of each lesson. Jason spent years teaching in the public school system and transitioned to teaching at a private school so he could actually teach music! […]

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. […]