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Applied Lesson Instructors

We have eighteen Applied Lesson instructors who are world class leaders in their specialty. These talented professionals are recording artists, Grammy winners, and playwrights who will inspire, motivate and encourage you, and push your talents to new heights. You will meet weekly for your personalized, individual private lesson during each semester.

To learn more about our distinguished instructors of the Applied Lessons Program, click on the links below:


Trombone | Terrence Fay
Trumpet | Richard Green

Electronic Music

Electronic Music | Istvan B'Racz
Electronic Music | Jesse Raccio


Bass Guitar | Henry Lugo
Guitar | Richard Goldstein
Guitar | James Martin


Percussion | Anthony DeQuattro


Jazz Piano | Rex Cadwallader
Organ | Simon Jacobs
Piano | Istvan B'Racz
Piano | Eric Trudel


Violin/Viola | Viara Sergueeva-Albonetti


Gospel | Thomas Mitchell
Voice | Rebecca Barko
Voice | Matt Cimino


Bassoon | Sue Zoellner-Cross
Flute | Kim Collins
Oboe/English Horn | Marta Boratgis

Saxophone/Clarinet | Kenneth Nigro