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  • Aaron Gross

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  • Amy Dudley

    Growing up in Raleigh, Amy started her journey in the arts at a young age through dance and piano. She performed with the Raleigh Dance Theater until her senior year of high school. She started voice lessons with Ms. Elaine Baker when she was 16 years old and quickly learned that vocal performance was what she wanted to study in college. She performed as a soloist two years with Ms. Baker, once in with Capital Pride in the NC Governor’s Mansion (’99 & ’00) and once in Duke Chapel (’01). During her college years, she performed as Edith in Pirates of PenzanceI (’07), was a member of an opera review with the Utah Valley University Vocal Department (’09), and was a requested soloist at several university donor banquets and convocation ceremonies(’10). She taught voice and piano at the Utah School of Music and Dance during her senior year and at Infuzion in Durham, NC for three years (’12-’15). Amy received her B.S. degree in Music with a Vocal Performance emphasis from Utah Valley University in 2010. She teaches beginning-intermediate piano lessons as well as voice lessons for all levels.
  • Brandon Mitchell

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  • Caitlin Kauffman

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  • Collin Williams

    Collin Williams is originally from Charlotte, North Carolina and one of our woodwind and piano instructors. He is currently a Jazz Studies major at North Carolina Central University, one of the most prestigious collegiate music departments in NC. He has 17 years experience playing saxophone, and 10 years playing piano. He is well adapted in many different musical genres including the military, marching band, collegiate jazz ensembles, Pop, R&B, and Gospel. He has a deep passion for music and became a music teacher through his church 3 years ago in hopes of being able to share this passion with other students.
  • Donovan Cheatham

    Donovan Cheatham, a senior at North Carolina Central University, is pursuing his BA in Music with a concentration in Percussion Performance. Though his formal training is in Jazz, he is fluent in many styles of music and seeks to be a multi-genre performer. He gains his professional experience as a freelance musician who plays regularly around the Triangle. While performance is key, his desire to share his passion for music with younger students drives his pursuit of teaching. His experience in teaching ranges from marching band and orchestral percussion to drum set facility.
  • Drew Lile

    Drew Lile has performed on guitar,banjo and mandolin with the NC Symphony,NC Theatre,NC Jazz Repertory Orchestra, numerous National Broadway Touring companies, and visiting artists including Luciano Pavarotti, The Pointer Sisters, Little Anthony and the Imperials, Patti Page, Clark Terry, and many others. He has also performed with numerous local groups in a wide variety of styles as well as performing with the band “House Arrest”, which featured his original compositions. He also appeared in the CBS Hallmark Hall of Fame movie”The Summer of Ben Tyler”, starring James Woods and Elizabeth McGovern.

    Drew attended East Carolina University as a French Horn player and began teaching guitar lessons there. In the triangle area, he taught guitar, banjo, mandolin and electric bass at Oxbow Music and Pearson Music before spending 12 years as Director of the Upper School music program at Carolina Friends School, where he experienced the satisfaction of helping talented students find their own musical path. He currently teaches Jazz Guitar at Duke University.

  • Hunter Hirsh

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  • Isaac Viars

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  • Julia Van Patter

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  • Maggie Wright

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  • Matthew Paris

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  • Megan Huber

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  • Melissa Ginsberg

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  • Patrick McGrew

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  • Playspace Notasianeers

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  • Preston Clarke

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  • Rob Davis

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  • Sadie Zimet

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  • Tyler Perske

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