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...
Teaching has always been a passion for Liz Boyd. She began teaching piano lessons in 1998 and while in college she started teaching violin lessons as well! Liz earned her Bachelor's degree in music education from Busan Women's College in South Korea, but her love for music started...
Luba Avrashov is a classically trained piano instructor who quotes Bach, Handel, Mendelssohn, Czerny and Tcaikovsky as her favorite composers. She believes that anyone can learn music, and everyone should have the opportunity to try their hand as musician.
Luba first began her piano studies when she was 6...
Andrew Sauvageau has been a musician for as long as he can remember. His parents keep a recording of him, aged about 3, singing and "composing" songs on the spot. Andrew feels that this kind of spontaneity and spirit is an important part of music making, and he continues to...
About Mehrnoush Aghagholizadeh
Mehrnoush Aghagholizadeh is a NoVA based Piano Instructor with Lessons In Your Home. She was born in Tehran, Iran and began her musical journey by taking the Orff method classes for children at the age of six. She was introduced to different musical instruments such as xylophones, metallophones and...
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...
Teaching piano combines two of the driving passions in Anne Simpson's life - music and education. Whether teaching children to read written words or music from a page, she delights in opening doors of opportunity and insight; and feels that nothing is more satisfying than to see the light of...
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...
Jibrael "Jibby" Malik earned his B.A. in music at The George Washington University, where he focused on classical guitar performance while studying under renowned Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas, as well as focusing on piano composition. A highly trained performer in both classical piano and classical guitar, Jibby loves nothing...
"The real job is to try to inspire the students, because if they're inspired, then they're going to work. I try to help them find their musical calling, their musical direction, because that's a really important thing." -Casey Scheuerell (Professor at Berklee, Paul's teacher)
Paul Jung was born in South...
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...
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...