Our teachers are among the best and most experienced in New England, holding advanced degrees from the world’s finest conservatories and universities, performing as soloists, collaborators, and bringing years of experience and a commitment to teaching at the highest levels.

BMS teachers know how to strike just the right chord between creating fun, playful learning and teaching solid musical concepts.

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We invite you to browse our faculty pages and find out more. You will find that each teacher has shared their personal teaching philosophy as well as teaching and performance biographies.

Teaching in a community music school that welcomes all ages and ability levels, our teachers are experienced in working with every type of student, from young children and adult beginners to advanced high school students and college undergraduates, in both individual and group settings.

Piano


Amira Acre
  • Piano
Sara Chen
  • Piano
Niva Fried
  • Piano
Leah Kosch
  • Piano
Eric Krouse
  • Piano
Siu Yan Luk
  • Music Moves For Piano
  • Piano
Cynthia Sanger
  • Piano
  • Music Moves For Piano
Dan Sedgwick
  • Piano
  • Composition Lab
April Sun
  • Piano
  • Creative Theory & Musicianship
Aimee Tsuchiya
  • Piano
  • Chamber Ensembles

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Strings


Konstantin Arakelov
  • Violin
  • Suzuki Violin
Narine Arustamyan
  • Violin
  • Suzuki Violin
Allison Dobbs
  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Suzuki Violin
Leo Eguchi
  • Cello
Stephanie Fong
  • Violin
  • Viola
Tomoko Iwamoto
  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Suzuki Violin
Egle Jarkova
  • Violin
  • Chamber Ensembles
Justin Meyer
  • Upright Bass
  • Electric Bass
Karine Nowick
  • Violin
Maura Shawn Scanlin
  • Violin
  • BMS Fiddle Group

Woodwinds


Thomas Carroll
  • Clarinet
  • Recorder
Sam Childers
  • Bassoon
Julianne Johnston
  • Flute
  • Saxophone
  • Clarinet
  • Suzuki Flute
  • Flute Seminar
Anthea Kechley
  • Flute
  • Suzuki Flute
  • Flute Seminar
Kathy Olson
  • Flute
  • Saxophone
  • Clarinet
Karen Robbins
  • Flute
  • Recorder
  • Saxophone
  • Clarinet
Andy Voelker
  • Saxophone
  • Clarinet

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Brass


Tom Halter
  • Trumpet
  • Tuba
Anne Howarth
  • French Horn
Russell Jewell
  • Trombone
  • Trumpet
  • Tuba
  • Baritone/Euphonium

Guitar


Brendan Burns
  • Guitar
Justin Meyer
  • Upright Bass
  • Electric Bass
Scott Pittman
  • Drums
  • Guitar
  • Bass
  • Ukulele
Jussi Reijonen
  • Guitar
  • Oud
  • Practical Theory for Guitarists
Robert Ward
  • Guitar
Bjorn Wennas
  • Guitar

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Voice


Erin Matthews
  • Voice
  • Vocal Discovery
Rob Woodin
  • Voice

Percussion


Scott Pittman
  • Drums
  • Guitar
  • Bass
  • Ukulele

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Classes For Young Children


Rachel Adler-Golden
  • Music Moves For Piano
Jessie Doyle
  • Instrument Discovery
  • Music Moves For Piano
  • Musical Adventures
  • Music Play
Krista Jadro
  • Music Moves For Piano
Siu Yan Luk
  • Music Moves For Piano
  • Piano
Cathy Marks
  • Music Moves For Piano
  • Introduction To Ukulele
  • Instrument Discovery
  • Move, Sing, Drum!
Shena Miura
  • Music Moves For Piano
Cynthia Sanger
  • Piano
  • Music Moves For Piano
Clare Sung
  • Music Moves For Piano

Movement & Dance



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Musical Skills Classes


Konstantin Arakelov
  • Violin
  • Suzuki Violin
Narine Arustamyan
  • Violin
  • Suzuki Violin
Allison Dobbs
  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Suzuki Violin
Tomoko Iwamoto
  • Violin
  • Viola
  • Suzuki Violin
Julianne Johnston
  • Flute
  • Saxophone
  • Clarinet
  • Suzuki Flute
  • Flute Seminar
Anthea Kechley
  • Flute
  • Suzuki Flute
  • Flute Seminar
Erin Matthews
  • Voice
  • Vocal Discovery
Maura Shawn Scanlin
  • Violin
  • BMS Fiddle Group

Music Theory


Jussi Reijonen
  • Guitar
  • Oud
  • Practical Theory for Guitarists
Dan Sedgwick
  • Piano
  • Composition Lab
April Sun
  • Piano
  • Creative Theory & Musicianship

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Music Therapy


Adrienne Flight
  • Music Therapy
  • Piano For All Children
Kathlynn C. Sell
  • Music Therapy
  • Neurologic Music Therapy

Ensemble Coordinators


John Purcell
  • Jazz/Rock Ensembles
Aimee Tsuchiya
  • Piano
  • Chamber Ensembles

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