Faculty

Department: community-school

Voice Instructor
Rose Beattie garners praise for her dramatic mezzo soprano voice, dynamic interpretive skills, and stage presence. She maintains an active classical performance career while guiding countless students to their own professional singing careers through a highly intuitive and technical teaching approach.
Bassoon Faculty, Conservatory Dean Emeritus, and Chair of Winds and Percussion
Teacher, soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral performer
Trumpet Instructor
Marissa is one of the founding members of The Modern Brass Quintet, which performs throughout the Los Angeles area.
Piano Faculty and Carol Colburn Grigor Piano Chair
One of the most important pianists and pedagogues who has won many top prizes worldwide
Adaptive Music Program, Early Childhood, Cello
Francesca Bori received a Certificate in Early Childhood Development from Santa Monica College and her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Music with a Certification in Music Therapy from California State University at Long Beach.
Violin Instructor
Sherry Cadow was a student of Louise Behrend at Manhattan School of Music, where she received her B.M. She also studied extensively with Joseph Fuchs at Alfred Summer Chamber Music Institute in Alfred, New York.