Faculty

Faculty

Meet the Heartbeat of the Music School

Many of the finest musicians in New England find a home at the Music School to teach students of all ages. 75% of our artist faculty reside here in New Hampshire, with others hailing from other parts of New England. Our teachers are our treasure! Teachers are listed alphabetically by category. Jump to a specific category here:

Brass | Early Childhood | Ensembles | Guitar | Music Technology |
Music Therapy | Music Theory & Composition | Percussion |
Piano | Strings | Suzuki | Woodwinds | Voice

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Brass

Andrew Bass, French hornAndrew Bass, French horn

Hailley Dufresne, Trombone, Tuba, and Euphonium, VoiceHailley Dufresne, Trombone, Tuba, and Euphonium, Voice

Russ Ryan, trumpet, Robbins Farley Brass Quintet Program Coach, Faculty Department Chair - Woodwinds and BrassRuss Ryan, trumpet, Robbins Farley Brass Quintet Program Coach, Faculty Department Chair - Woodwinds and Brass

 

Early childhood

Shannon Laine, MT-BC, Music TherapistShannon Laine, MT-BC, Music Therapist

Ensembles

Dawn Beland, New Hampshire Wind Ensemble ConductorDawn Beland, New Hampshire Wind Ensemble Conductor

Edward Doyle, trombone, Summer Community Band Co-ConductorEdward Doyle, trombone, Summer Community Band Co-Conductor

Dani Rimoni, Dino Anagnost Youth Symphony Orchestra Conductor, viola Dani Rimoni, Dino Anagnost Youth Symphony Orchestra Conductor, viola

Deborah Markow, violin, Suzuki violin, NH Youth String Preparatory ConductorDeborah Markow, violin, Suzuki violin, NH Youth String Preparatory Conductor

Krystal Morin, voice, 2G MCS ConductorKrystal Morin, voice, 2G MCS Conductor

Paul Pinard, NH Youth Concert Orchestra conductorPaul Pinard, NH Youth Concert Orchestra conductor

Russ Ryan, trumpet, NHYE Jazz Ensembles, Robbins Farley Brass Quintet Program Coach, Faculty Department Chair - Woodwinds and BrassRuss Ryan, trumpet, NHYE Jazz Ensembles, Robbins Farley Brass Quintet Program Coach, Faculty Department Chair - Woodwinds and Brass

Guitar

Tad Hitchcock, guitarTad Hitchcock, guitar

Steve Latanision, guitar, banjo, fiddleSteve Latanision, guitar, banjo, fiddle

Tony Zannini, guitarTony Zannini, guitar

John Zevos, guitar, music technology, mandolin, ukulele, Faculty Department Chair - Guitar and PercussionJohn Zevos, guitar, music technology, mandolin, ukulele, Faculty Department Chair - Guitar and Percussion

Music Technology

Mike Clark, music technologyMike Clark, music technology

Music Therapy

Ben Chappell, MT-BC, Music Therapist, PercussionBen Chappell, MT-BC, Music Therapist, Percussion

Suzanne Denu, MT-BC, Music TherapistSuzanne Denu, MT-BC, Music Therapist

Christina Grandoni-Barlow, MT-BC, Music TherapistChristina Grandoni-Barlow, MT-BC, Music Therapist

Shannon Laine, MT-BC, Music TherapistShannon Laine, MT-BC, Music Therapist

Lynn A. Reimer, HPMT, MT-BC, Music TherapistLynn A. Reimer, HPMT, MT-BC, Music Therapist

Matt Roy, MT-BC, Music TherapistMatt Roy, MT-BC, Music Therapist

Barbara Scott, Director of Music TherapyBarbara Scott, Director of Music Therapy

Ann Marie Wellman, MT-BC, Music TherapistAnn Marie Wellman, MT-BC, Music Therapist

Music Theory & Composition

Justin McCarthy, D. M., piano, composition, staff accompanistJustin McCarthy, D. M., piano, composition, staff accompanist

Romeo Melloni, piano, composition, theoryRomeo Melloni, piano, composition, theory

Percussion

Ben Chappell, MT-BC, Music Therapist, PercussionBen Chappell, MT-BC, Music Therapist, Percussion

Jared Steer, percussionJared Steer, percussion

Piano

Teresa A. Barton, piano, Suzuki piano, Faculty Department Chair - Piano and VoiceTeresa A. Barton, piano, Suzuki piano, Faculty Department Chair - Piano and Voice

Elizabeth Blood, pianoElizabeth Blood, piano

Erin Dubois, flute, pianoErin Dubois, flute, piano

Elizabeth Hodges, Suzuki flute, Suzuki piano, pianoElizabeth Hodges, Suzuki flute, Suzuki piano, piano

Karen Ruckman Lindsey, piano, suzuki pianoKaren Ruckman Lindsey, piano, suzuki piano

Justin McCarthy, D. M., piano, composition, staff accompanistJustin McCarthy, D. M., piano, composition, staff accompanist

Romeo Melloni, piano, composition, theoryRomeo Melloni, piano, composition, theory

Adam Peithmann, piano, organ, harpsichordAdam Peithmann, piano, organ, harpsichord

Rebecca Plummer, pianoRebecca Plummer, piano

Strings

Julia Anderson, Bedford Strings Program, Suzuki violin and violinJulia Anderson, Bedford Strings Program, Suzuki violin and violin

Heather Bond, violin, Suzuki ViolinHeather Bond, violin, Suzuki Violin

Chris Cavanaugh, Suzuki violin,violin,celloChris Cavanaugh, Suzuki violin,violin,cello

Ethan Cheng, CelloEthan Cheng, Cello

Matthew Dickey, violin, viola, Adult String Ensemble DirectorMatthew Dickey, violin, viola, Adult String Ensemble Director

Erica Driscoll, harpErica Driscoll, harp

Harel Gietheim, cello, chamber musicHarel Gietheim, cello, chamber music

Robert Hoffman, Adult Music Education, BassRobert Hoffman, Adult Music Education, Bass

Scott Kiefner, bassScott Kiefner, bass

Mark Latham, violin, viola, Faculty Department Chair - Strings and Harp Mark Latham, violin, viola, Faculty Department Chair - Strings and Harp

Deborah Markow, violin, Suzuki violin, NH Youth String Preparatory ConductorDeborah Markow, violin, Suzuki violin, NH Youth String Preparatory Conductor

Elliott Markow, violin, violaElliott Markow, violin, viola

Paul Pinard, violinPaul Pinard, violin

Suzuki

Teresa A. Barton, piano, piano explorations, Suzuki pianoTeresa A. Barton, piano, piano explorations, Suzuki piano

Heather Bond, violin, Suzuki ViolinHeather Bond, violin, Suzuki Violin

Chris Cavanaugh, Suzuki violin,violin,celloChris Cavanaugh, Suzuki violin,violin,cello

Elizabeth Hodges, Suzuki flute, Suzuki pianoElizabeth Hodges, Suzuki flute, Suzuki piano

Karen Ruckman Lindsey, piano, suzuki pianoKaren Ruckman Lindsey, piano, suzuki piano

Deborah Markow, violin, Suzuki violin, NH Youth String Preparatory Conductor, Adult String Ensemble ConductorDeborah Markow, violin, Suzuki violin, NH Youth String Preparatory Conductor, Adult String Ensemble Conductor

Woodwinds

Aubrie Dionne, flute, flute choirs, Performance Leadership DirectorAubrie Dionne, flute, flute choirs, Performance Leadership Director

Erin Dubois, flute, pianoErin Dubois, flute, piano

Elizabeth Hodges, Suzuki flute, Suzuki pianoElizabeth Hodges, Suzuki flute, Suzuki piano

Kyoko Hida-Battaglia, oboe, English hornKyoko Hida-Battaglia, oboe, English horn

Greg Newton, bassoonGreg Newton, bassoon

Ryan Striker, Clarinet, Beginning Saxophone, Beginning PianoRyan Striker, Clarinet, Beginning Saxophone, Beginning Piano

Valerie Walton, Saxophone, Flute, ClarinetValerie Walton, Saxophone, Flute, Clarinet

Voice

Hailley Dufresne, Trombone, Tuba, and Euphonium, VoiceHailley Dufresne, Trombone, Tuba, and Euphonium, Voice

Donna Lombardo, voiceDonna Lombardo, voice

Krystal Morin, voice, 2G MCS ConductorKrystal Morin, voice, 2G MCS Conductor