Suzanne Smith

449 Moretown Common Rd.
Moretown, VT 05660
(802) 496-5273
cellochan3b@gmail.com
All Levels – Cello

cellochan.com / cellochanwoods.com / http://www.mcmcvt.org/cello.html

Suzanne brings 30 years of teaching experience to VT from Ann Arbor, MI. in 2016.  Degrees: Bachelor of Performance, Oberlin Conservatory / Masters in Music, State University of New York under Greenhouse. Other teachers: Richard Kapuscinski and Janos Starker.   What makes Cellochan unique is it’s teaching philosophy.  With a holistic approach to the artistic process, Suzanne helps students pursue excellence in the context of well being.  Frequent performance opportunities, ensemble coaching, improvisation, home concerts, and more.

Tim Swanson

100 Kennedy Drive Apt. 39
South Burlington, Vermont 05403
(802) 373-7223
tbswanson@gmail.com

tbswanson.com

All levels Violin & Viola
All ages taught

Experienced teacher using traditional and Suzuki methods, depending on student. Individual and group lessons.
I am versed in classical, jazz, blues and folk.
Strong understanding of in theory, improvisation, rhythm, harmony.
Sliding scale.

Laura Markowitz

9 hilltop drive
Jericho, Vermont 05465
(802) 829-8168
lmarkowitz2408@gmail.com

All levels Violin & Viola
All ages taught

Vermont Symphony member. Classical, traditional, irish and swedish folk music. Studio in Richmond, Vermont.

Gary Williams

PO Box 252
Hardwick, VT 05843
www.musicspeak.org
(802) 793-8387

Percussion – All Levels

Music Lessons and Instruction serving central Vermont and beyond, since 1993. Drums, guitar, and bass. Exclusive curriculum and programs for all ages and levels, including multi-instrumentalists. Home schooled students, school band tutoring, special needs are all welcome and encouraged! Home lessons service available throughout central VT and the NEK. Phone upon request, please e-mail: contact@musicspeak.net for details and more.

Sarah Williams

796 North Street
Montpelier, VT 05602
pianonorte@juno.com
(802) 223-5307


Beginner/Intermediate Piano
More than 50 years of teaching experience with children and adults; Skills for Reading, Performance, Expression, Composition, Ensemble; Active member of Central Vermont Piano Teachers Forum and Vermont Music Teachers Association

Lydia Lowery Busler

15 Pleasantview Street
Montpelier, VT 05602
www.lydialowerybusler.com, www.tradewindsimprov.com
Improvisant@Gmail.com
(802) 249-8084

Intermediate/Advanced

Hornist/ joyful performance coach LYDIA LOWERY BUSLER began her career performing at age 16 with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Lydia has performed with the New York City Ballet, Brooklyn Philharmonic, and has been Principal Horn of the José Limón Dance Company and the Manhattan Chamber Orchestra as well as holding the position of Solo Horn with the Rome Festival Opera. Ms. Busler is Director of Brass at Revels North, and as soloist, improvisationalist and co-founder of the Tradewinds Improv Ensemble, and commissioned composer (ASCAP), she provides workshops and masterclasses coast-to-coast. Lydia is a Siegfried’s Call Artist and member of the Los Angeles Chapter of Mu Phi Epsilon awarded to the ACME Hall of Fame of esteemed artists, composers, musicologists, and educators in 2014.

Bob Blais

25 Liberty St, #3
Montpelier, VT 05602
(802)229-9214
Cellobob@gmail.com
All Levels – Cello and Acoustic Bass
Beginner/Intermediate – Violin and Viola

Beginning to advanced students. Fun, yet focused lessons. Students have played in Green Mountain Youth Symphony, Vermont Youth Orchestra, Vermont Philharmonic, and Montpelier Chamber Orchestra, as well as All State and All New England Music Festivals.
http://www.cellobob.com

Rachel Keyser

285 1/2 Weaver Street
Winooski, VT 05404
(802)922-3297
RachelKeyser04@Gmail.com

Violin
All Levels
Suzuki violin teacher located in Winooski