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Ayla Wilson

Piano, Guitar

Ayla Wilson has played piano since childhood and guitar since 2019. She is currently pursing a degree in Music Industry Studies. As a songwriter and former ESL teacher, Ayla encourages her students to explore their creativity and learn the way that suits them best. She can’t wait to meet you and get to know your […]

Soprano Emily Rae Fealy, a Bay Area native, has been showcasing her vocal talent since the age of 5. Her foundational experience in music was built through participation in both youth and semi-professional choirs, where she honed her expertise in choral and liturgical styles. In 2012, during her high school years, Emily Rae pursued higher […]

Noted for his “electrifying performance” (Andre Harrell II, Voyager), Dr. Matthew Wood (Matt) holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in piano performance from Louisiana State University, where he studied with Willis Delony and prepared research on alternatively-sized piano keyboards. He is currently finishing a second doctoral degree at LSU, a Ph.D. in musicology, studying […]



Michael is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder where he earned his Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance. He studied with Juilliard alumni Dr. David Korevaar and Dr. Andrew Cooperstock. Additionally, Michael holds his Associate of Arts in music from Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, CA. He was awarded the […]

Helen Jung is a piano teacher at Reeder Music Academy and also serves as the Artistic Director and piano instructor at her own Jung Piano Studio. Additionally, she works as a Program Evaluator at the Music Teachers’ Association of California and is a member of the Music Teachers National Association. She received her Master of […]

Joshua ​Marshall

Flute, Clarinet & Saxophone

Joshua Marshall is an Oakland-based saxophonist and composer/improviser. Joshua graduated from Brown University, earning a B.A. in music through their multimedia program, and holds an M.F.A. in music performance from Mills College. His principal concerns are architectural innovation, narrativity, systematic improvisatory practice, and live digital media. ​​​ He’s fortunate to have studied under a number […]