Photograph © Keisuke Hoashi

Teachers

MiPAC’s teachers include professional musicians and educators; graduates and students of the world’s best music conservatories; and even a Hollywood actor.

Here is a list-in-progress of our teaching roster. Check back often to meet more great musicians!

Jason Arnold, Tuba, ConductorARNOLD, Jason
Conductor (Wind Ens, Symph Band, Brass Ens); Tuba
MM Manhattan School of Music; Fairfield Univ; Sacred Heart Univ; Fairfield HS

ECKHARDT, Greg
Bassoon, Music History
Hartt School of Music

FURLAN, Julia
Piano, Accompanist, Piano Ensembles
McGill University

FURLAN, Peter
Jazz Ensembles, Saxophone, Flute
MA New York University; BA Rutgers University; Hartt School of Music; Founder/Artistic Director, Rockland Youth Jazz Ensemble; Bergen Community College; Bergen Catholic High School; Storm King School; Rockland County Jazz and Blues Society

FERGUSON, Claudia
Violin, Administration
Mozart Festival Orchestra, the UIW Orchestra, Tuesday Music Club Orchestra (San Antonio, Texas); Indiana University; Ithaca College

Garback, Jannah
Voice, Accompanist, Rep Choir

 

HOASHI, Keisuke
Acting, New Musical Workshop
Hollywood TV Actor; Crane School of Music; MS Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Kapanka, Corey
Guitar, Rock Bands

 

KITSON-ARNOLD, Elizabeth Flute, Rep Band
MM, Manhattan School of Music; Univ North Texas; Catskill, Utica, Wallingford Symphony Orchestras

KROHN, Garrett
French Horn, Jazz Bass
MM, Bowling Green; BM, Messiah College; Terra State Community College;

Long, Eric
Voice, Saxophone

 

Long, Jake
Percussion

 

MacFoz, Xavier
Guitar, Keyboards

 

MARTIN, Abagael
Voice, Music Librarian
BM Adrian College

MARTUCH, Timothy
Tuba, Composition
BM Adrian College; MFA Sound Production & Design, Art Institute

MITOFSKY NEUSS, Lara
Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Reiki
San Francisco Conservatory; Colorado State University; Junior Lift Clarinet Academy

NAGAHATA, Hiroko
Piano
Michigan State University; Manhattan School of Music; Kobe College; Lyric Opera of Chicago

PALMER, Graham
Oboe, English Horn, Fiddle/Violin
University of Michigan

Palmieri, Valerie
Conductor (Orchestras)


Putman, Peter

Filmmaking, Videography, Photography

 

ROTH_AmandaROTH, Amanda
Violin, Viola, Electric Violin
Temple University; Longy School of Music; Philadelphia String Project; OWLchestra

Sauter, Russ Percussion

Snyder, Joe Cello

STRASSHOFER, Eric
Tuba, Jazz Ensembles
Adrian College

Stutzman, Joseph
Choirs, Theory, Conducting

 

THORNTON, Nick
Cello
University of St. Andrews (United Kingdom)

 

TOBIAS, Josh
Trombone
Oakland University

Vafeas, Paul Double Bass

Williams, Krista Trumpet

Wozniak, Stephen Audio Engineering

 

MORE TERRIFIC TEACHER INFO COMING SOON!