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  • Allison C.

    Violin, Viola, Cello
    Double Bass, Piano
    Theory/Composition
    Songwriting

    All Levels

    BA, Michigan State University
    MM, Jacobs School of Music
    Professional Orchestra Studies, Manhattan School of Music

    Studio Hours:

    Saturday, 9AM-5PM

    Tuesday, 4PM-9PM

  • Alon Y.

    Jazz Piano
    Arranging - Composition
    Jazz Theory

    Beginners to Professionals

    Alon has performed at Lincoln Center, Birdland, Joe’s Pub, and Scullers Jazz Club, and with renowned artists such as Paquito D’Rivera, Yo-Yo Ma, Freddie Hubbard, Nancy Wilson...

    Studio Hours:

    by Appointment

  • Caitlin W.

    Viola, Violin
    Chamber Ensemble

    Beginners to Advanced Professionals

    MM, The Royal Danish Academy of Music
    Post-graduate studies, Chicago College of Performing Arts
    BFA Viola Performance, Boston University, summa cum laude

    Studio Hours:

    Wednesday, 4:30PM-6PM

    Thursday, 5PM-9PM

  • Capucine Chiaudani

    Voice

    Late Intermediate to Advanced Professionals

    Ms. Chiaudani is on our extended network in Italy. She is available to teach M Institute students in the US via Zoom or in-person in Genoa.

    Studio Hours:

    by Appointment

  • Christine H.

    Piano
    Collaborative Piano

    Beginners to Early Intermediate

    BM Piano Performance, VCU
    Teaching assistant to Master Faculty, Thomas Pandolfi.

    Studio Hours:

    Sunday, 9AM-1PM

  • Elizebeth B.

    Voice, Piano

    Voice: beginner to advanced; Piano: beginner to intermediate

    BM, Hartt School of Music
    MM, Eastman School of Music

    Studio Hours:

    Sunday, 1:30PM-5PM

    Thursday, 3PM-10PM

  • Emily K.

    Violin, Viola
    Chamber Ensemble

    Beginner through Advanced

    MM and BM, Violin,
    The Pennsylvania State University
    Ph.D Candidate, Violin,
    The University of Maryland

    Studio Hours:

    Sunday, 3PM-8PM

    Monday, 4PM-9PM

  • Emma J.

    Cello
    Chamber Ensemble

    Beginner to Advanced

    Graduate String Quartet Fellow,
    U. Mass., Amherst
    MM Cello Performance, East Carolina University
    BM Cello Performance & Music Theory,
    George Mason University

    Studio Hours:

    Sunday, 9AM-3PM

    Wednesday, 4PM-9PM

  • Erik S.

    Guitar, Bass Guitar
    Ukulele, Mandolin

    Beginner through Advanced

    BM Guitar Performance, UMBC
    MM in Guitar Studies, The Peabody Conservatory

    Studio Hours:

    By Appointment

  • Juris K.

    Cello

    Beginner through Professional

    MM Music, Royal Conservatory of Brussels
    (magna cum laude)
    Internationally acclaimed concert Cellist

    Studio Hours:

  • Lisa B.

    Violin, Viola, Piano
    Guitar/Ukulele

    Beginners to Intermediate

    BA in Music, cum laude, from the University of Virginia.

    Studio Hours:

    Monday 4:30PM-9PM

    Tuesday, 5:30PM-7:30PM

  • Marlen N.

    Voice

    Beginner to Advanced

    BM, Voice, Oklahoma State University
    MM, Voice Performance, Indiana University
    Jacobs School of Music
    The Washington National Opera

    Studio Hours:

    Sundays, 3PM to 9PM

    Other days by Appointment

  • Matthew G.

    Voice, Piano, Choir, Conducting

    Beginner to Professional

    MM, University of Arizona
    DMA candidate, Choral Conducting,
    University of Maryland
    Chorusmaster, Maryland Opera Studio

    Studio Hours:

    Thursday, 3-10PM

    Wednesday, 5-8PM

  • Nick W.

    Guitar, Bass Guitar, Ukulele

    Beginner to Advanced

    Bachelor of Music in Jazz Guitar
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst

    Studio Hours:

    Wednesday, 4PM-9PM

  • Patricia W.

    Voice

    VOICE: all ages; beginner through advanced

    Bachelor of Music in Voice
    Catholic University of America
    Faculty, Shenandoah University Conservatory

    Studio Hours:

    Tuesday, 3PM-8PM

    Wednesday, 12PM-9PM

  • Radina D.

    Piano
    Theory/Composition

    Beginners to Late Intermediate

    BA in Music, Mount Holyoke College
    MM, East Carolina University
    MM, Piano Pedagogy, George Mason University
    Ph.D Piano Pedagogy Candidate, Catholic University of America

    Studio Hours:

    Monday 5:30PM-10PM

    Thursday, 6:30PM-10PM

  • Susanna Barasch

    Voice, Piano

    All ages & levels

    President/CEO of M Institute for the Arts

    Studio Hours:

    by Appointment

  • Thomas M.

    Voice, Piano
    Theory/Composition

    Beginners through Advanced Professionals

    BA, Jacobs School of Music
    MM, Manhattan School of Music
    Washington National Opera
    Wolf Trap

    Studio Hours:

    by Appointment

    Sundays & Mondays

  • Thomas Pandolfi

    Piano

    Late Intermediate to Advanced Professionals

    BA, The Juilliard School
    MM, The Juilliard School
    Internationally acclaimed concert pianist

    Studio Hours:

    by Appointment

  • Tissa K.

    Woodwinds, Piano
    Jazz Theory/Composition

    Beginner through Advanced

    BA in Jazz Studies, Florida State University
    MM, Michigan State University

    Studio Hours:

    Mondays, 4PM-10PM

  • Tracy C.

    Voice

    All levels

    An alumna of Los Angeles Opera’s Domingo-Thornton Young Artist Program, Tracy Cox is currently at the Metropolitan Opera for the 2017-2020 opera seasons.

    Studio Hours:

    by Appointment

  • Valeria M.

    Piano
    Collaborative Piano

    Beginner to Intermediate

    BM, Performance, Teaching and Accompanying
    Asst Professor of Piano, Nicolae Botgros College of Arts
    International Competition Award Winner

    Studio Hours:

    Sunday, 1PM-7PM

    Monday, 1PM-5:30PM

  • Zoi Y.

    Cello

    Beginner to Advanced

    MM, Peabody Conservatory
    Doctoral Candidate

    Studio Hours:

    Thursday, 4PM-9PM

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