Bachelor of Music Education, Ohio State University | Director, “The Jazz Club Big Band.” | Beginner trumpet, theory, guitar, bass, flute, clarinet, saxophone instructor
Joel is a music education major at The Ohio State University.
While studying at OSU Joel has performed in numerous jazz ensembles, musicals, and directed his group “The Jazz Club Big Band.” Since high school, Joel has worked as a freelance musician performing throughout the Tri-State on multiple woodwind and string instruments. He is equally comfortable in contemporary pop, rock, jazz, and classical settings. Joel has been teaching his private studio as well as summer music camps for years. His teaching focuses on helping his students find their musical voice and passion for the art form. Joel uses student’s musical preferences to design a curriculum that engages them while expanding their musical horizons.
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B.M. Guitar Performance, Musicians Institute | Graduate of The Recording Workshop | Guitar (acoustic, electric and bass), ukulele, piano and beginner drums instructor
Dylan Koski is from Marysville, Ohio and is a graduate of Musicians Institute in Hollywood, CA...
...with a degree in Guitar Performance. In addition, Dylan is also a graduate of The Recording Workshop in Chillicothe, Ohio.
Dylan has been playing guitar for 12 years and has studied styles including Rock, Blues and Jazz. Over the past 4 years, Dylan has performed and venues and festivals from coast to coast. Dylan has been fortunate to study and share a stage with some of the best guitar players including Robben Ford, Jeff McErlain, Matt Schofield and Artur Menezes.
Dylan recently released an EP of original material and is working on new material for future projects. Dylan is an endorsed artist with Ernie Ball Guitars and Magnatone amps.
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B.M. Music Education, Belmont University | Voice and piano instructor (all ages) | Guitar and drums instructor (9 years and under)
Soprano Allie Canfield grew up in Overland Park, KS, participating in choir and theater throughout high school. She went on to earn a BM in Music Education cum laude...
She went on to earn a BM in Music Education cum laude at Belmont University in Nashville, TN, studying voice with Dr. Jennifer Coleman and Dr. Savanna Sokolnicki. Her degree focused on both classical and commercial voice performance and education.
While at Belmont, she performed twice in the Classical Singers Honors Recital and performed in Handel’s Serse, scenes from Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, and Sullivan’s Pirates of Penzance. She also served as the Vice President of the American Choral Directors Association of Belmont.
She is currently working towards a master’s degree in vocal performance with an interdisciplinary specialization in singing health at The Ohio State University. Allie is a proud member of Sigma Alpha Iota International Music Fraternity.
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B.M. Vocal Performance, Bluffton University | Voice, piano and beginner guitar instructor
Kimberly Cornelius holds a Bachelor’s of Music with a concentration in Vocal Performance from Bluffton University...
There, she was able to perform with Bluffton’s elite choir touring the country and even traveled to Paraguay, South America.
She enjoys performing and teaching a variety of music from opera to contemporary worship music. Kim has performed previously in many musicals including Guys and Dolls, the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee and Songs for a New World. Her favorite role was playing ‘Jo’ in Little Women.
Kim and her husband Chris moved to Marysville in 2013. Since then, their home and hearts have grown by welcoming two precious children.
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Artist in Residence, Red School of Music Bellefontaine | B.M. Music Education, Baldwin Wallace University | Cello, viola, violin, piano, voice, guitar and ukulele instructor
Nick is a recent graduate of Baldwin Wallace University, with a Bachelor in Music Education…
…where he gained rich musical experiences in collegiate choirs, orchestras, small ensembles, and private lessons.
Originally from Buffalo, New York, Nick got his start performing in school musicals and playing cello in orchestras. He was a student of Regina Mushabac (cello) and Susan Wallin (voice).
He is a cellist, violinist, vocalist, and pianist, and has a background in many styles, including classical, musical theatre, fiddle, and pop. Nick is very passionate about sharing his musical interests and helping students to find their own musical path and reach their fullest potential!
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