Open the Portal to Music Mastery!

I am teaching students of all ages and levels both in-person and online (worldwide). Nurture your creativity and build confidence as you embark upon your musical journey.

Are you or your loved ones seeking top-notch music lessons?

With over 22+ years of experience, I am a dedicated pianist, singer, composer, and music theory teacher offering comprehensive lessons for students of all ages and skill levels. Located near the vibrant UCLA area, I am here to inspire and guide you on your musical journey.

As an accomplished teacher, I take pride in keeping students engaged and having fun while learning music. With a current roster of around 15 lessons weekly, I am thrilled to provide you with enthusiastic references from both students and parents who have witnessed the joy and progress achieved under my guidance. Additionally, I have had the privilege of being a teacher assistant for various music theory classes at esteemed institutions such as Diablo Valley College, Mills College, UCSC, and UCLA, further enriching my teaching expertise.

My teaching philosophy is simple yet powerful – to ignite a love for music in my students. Whether your interests lie in classical, musical theatre, pop, blues, jazz, music theory, composition, voice, or a combination of these, we will collaborate to design a curriculum tailored to your needs. We will build a strong foundation in technique while incorporating creative activities and relevant pieces to keep you inspired. With a friendly and patient approach, I adapt to your unique interests and goals, believing that each student deserves an individualized learning experience.

Allow me to highlight my credentials:

B.A. in Piano Performance from Mills College
M.F.A. in Mixed Media and Electronic Music from Mills College
M.A. in Composition from UC Santa Cruz
Sound Healing Certification from Globe Institute, Sausalito
PhD in Composition from UC Los Angeles

Throughout my musical journey, I have had the privilege of learning from esteemed teachers such as Robert Swartz (Juilliard), Marc Shapiro (San Francisco Symphony), Anne Hege (Mills College), W.A. Mathieu (Mills), David Kaplan (UCLA), Ian Krouse (UCLA), Richard Danielpour (UCLA), and Dr. Kenn Garter (Juilliard).

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If you or your children are interested in lessons or have any questions about my teaching approach and experience, I would be delighted to hear from you. Let’s embark on an enriching musical journey together!