Faculty

Department: community-school

Piano Faculty and Carol Colburn Grigor Piano Chair
One of the most important pianists and pedagogues who has won many top prizes worldwide
Francesca Bori
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.
Ted Botsford holding a bass and smiling in front of a window.
Double Bass Faculty
As an orchestral musician, soloist, teacher, and proponent of contemporary music, Ted Botsford enjoys a varied career.
Sherry Cadow holding a viola and smiling in front of a window.
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.
Can Canbolat wearing a collared shirt and smiling in front of a window.
Violin Instructor
Can Canbolat was born in İzmir, Turkey in 1990 and began his violin studies at the age of eleven under Kemal Toren, Concertmaster of the İzmir Opera and Ballet.
Voice Faculty
Co-author of The Naked Voice: A Wholistic Approach to Singing who has sung with Lyric Opera Cleveland, Utah Opera, Lyric Opera of New York, and more