Faculty


Percussion Faculty
Former principal percussionist of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra who has given master classes and clinics worldwide
Horn Faculty
Esteemed Principal Horn of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra and faculty for Colburn's Conservatory, Community School, and Music Academy
Violin Faculty, Academy Virtuosi Chamber Orchestra
Margaret Batjer, a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music, has served as concertmaster of the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra since 1998. Throughout her successful career as soloist, chamber musician, teacher, and concertmaster, she has established herself as a versatile and respected artist worldwide.
Yoga Instructor
Diana Beardsley has been practicing yoga since 1970, and has been teaching since 1985.
Voice Instructor
Mezzo-Soprano Rose Beattie grew up near Seattle, Washington and moved to Los Angeles to attend the USC Thornton School of Music where she received her Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance.
Violin and Chamber Music Faculty
First Violin of the world-renowned Tokyo String Quartet and world-renowned violinist