About Andrew Pendergrast
, Music Education
, Music Theory
Andrew Pendergrast is a multi-instrumentalist music educator and composer from Atlanta, GA. He relocated to the D.C. area in 2009 and has performed in many different settings, including classical ensembles, jazz groups, choirs, rock bands, musical theater companies, and solo recitals.
Andrew has a B.A. in music from the George...
Tenor, guitarist, pianist, and composer Joshua Fisher has dedicated his life to the pursuit of musical expression. By delving into each new facet of his musicianship, Joshua was able to slowly but surely develop his own musical language.
Starting on guitar gave Josh an early appreciation for working with the...
Michael Butler is an operatic tenor, piano accompanist, and teacher in the Washington D.C. area. He strongly believes that music has the power to better the life of anyone. He thinks of the lesson process as a creative team effort consisting of three parts: the student's conscious practice, the parent's...
Evelyn Tsen was born and raised in Malaysia where she began performing as a pianist at the age of six. Growing up as a church musician, she was exposed to all types of music from classical to jazz, and from the traditional to contemporary genres.
During college, Ms. Tsen discovered her...
Guitar, Piano, Percussion, and Voice instructor Juan Méndez appreciates all kinds of music, but has shown an obsessive taste for the indigenous music of his home country, Guatemala, and Jazz (Latin, Blues, Bebop, Dixieland, Straight-ahead, Free, Avant-Garde, Big Band, Cool, Fusion, Gypsy, Post-Bop, Modal, West Coast, Soul, European Free, etc.)....
Hailing from upstate New York, soprano Ava Wing began her music-driven life at the age of 5 when she began studying the piano. She received her Bachelor of Music at Purchase College Conservatory of Music with a major in Vocal Performance. She made her operatic debut as Gretel from Humperdinck's...
Vicky is a music teacher originally from Cocoa Beach, FL. She has been teaching since 2008, starting in the Central Florida area and has been in the Southwest Virginia region for the past five years. She has finished coursework for her Masters of Science in Music Therapy at Radford...
Samuel Ojalvo is a guitar, voice, and music production instructor based in NW D.C. He is as passionate about teaching as he is about music itself, and strives to help his students gain confidence and joy throughout the learning process.
Through his first music lessons on the cornet at a...
Mike Ounallah comes from a varied and vast array of musical experiences. He has a bachelor's of music in jazz studies from UNC Wilmington and a Masters of Music in Jazz Studies from the University of Maryland. A highly trained performer on classical and modern piano as well...
Judy Wierzbowski is a Maryland-based Piano and Voice Instructor. As a child, Judy studied piano with Mr. George Hamilton. As a young adult, she took acting, dance, voice, and piano at Essex Community College. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Music Education from Towson University...
Art and life are not two separate things.
- Felix Mendelssohn
Jessie Rothwell is a composer, pianist and vocalist, as well as a storyteller, lyricist and poet, who has dedicated her life to the arts. A self-proclaimed Renaissance Woman, synthesizer and lifelong learner, she is as passionate about creating music as...
Quennie Ann Moreno acquired a Bachelors degree in Music Education and a Diploma in Creative Performing Musical Arts at the University of the Philippines. Her primary instrument of study was piano, and her secondary instrument was voice.
Through her 10+ years of teaching experience, Quennie has taught private piano and...