Faculty

Being a student at the Joy of Music Program means being part of a warm and supportive community and experiencing the camaraderie of sharing the joy of music with enthusiastic teachers and students. Our highly qualified and carefully chosen faculty is dedicated to helping students of all ages and levels of ability develop their self-confidence and build the skills that enable them to express themselves through music. They enjoy the whole spectrum of teaching, from starting beginners to preparing students seriously considering careers in music for conservatory auditions.

Nancy Ackerman
Clarinet, Flute, Sax; , Recorder, Music Theory
Jim Allard
In Memoriam
Phil Andrews
Percussion
Rich Ardizzone
Trombone
Wendy Ardizzone
Accompanist
Cindy Bizzarro
Piano; Accompanist
Betsy Bronstein
Cello, Violin
Matthew Butterfield
Oboe, Reed Making
Lira Cady
Harp
Pam Choinski
Clarinet, Recorder, Conducting
Lucy Colwell
French Horn
Joe D’Angelo
Guitar, Electric Bass
Justin Esiason
Trumpet
Dan Gabel
Trombone, Baritone, Tuba, Jazz Ensemble, Brass Ensemble, Arranging, Composing
Nan Gibbons
Children's Chorus
Debby Greenebaum
Violin, Suzuki Violin
Jenny Griffin Gaul
JOMP Start Music & Movement, piano
Peter Hughes
Violin, Fiddling
Kallin Johnson
Piano (Classical & Jazz)
Sanghee Kim
Piano
Patti Lahey
Sing & Sway; Music & Movement
Linnea Lyerly
Music & Movement
Tracy McGinnis
Bassoon, Piano
Ralph Metcalf
String Ensembles
Aaron Packard
Violin, Viola
Betty Ann Perez
Voice
(remote)
Olga Pineda
Violin, Piano
Regie Pineda
Violin, Viola
Sheila Reid
Violin, Viola
Caroline Reiner-Williams
Cello, Chamber Music
Joe Scott
Classical Guitar, Suzuki Guitar
Alec Seymour
Guitar, Classical Guitar and Ukulele
Jane Shivick
Voice
David Siegel
violin
Kevin Song
Piano
Timothy Terranella
Cello, Flute; JYO; Chamber Music
Vlad Vaskevich
Clarinet, Saxophone
Yundu Wang
Piano
Rui Xu
Double Bass