Leesburg, VA Piano Teachers
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Last Name  Baker
First Name  Sandy
Address you as  Mrs.
Street Address  41635 Browns Farm Lane
City  Leesburg
State  VA
Zip Code  20176
Phone  703-777-2389
Fax
E mail  smelodies@aol.com
Website

Instruments taught  Piano
Education  B.A. Pensacola Christian College
Affiliations  NGPT
Activities/Services  Competitions, Recitals, Workshops, Guild and Ensemble Festival, Nursing Home Recitals, Piano Camp.  Available to accompany for Loudoun County Solo and Ensemble and Choral Festivals.  Available to accompany for Loudoun County choral programs.
Additional Info/Specialties  Early childhood to adult, beginner through intermediate.  Accompanist, church musician, weddings, funerals, special event performing.
Available as Performer  Yes
Available as Accompanist  Yes

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Last Name   Bokel
First Name   Maria
Address you as   Mrs.
Street Address   406 Wingate Pl SW
City   Leesburg
State  VA
Zip Code   20175
Phone   703-867-7718
Fax      
E mail   jmumlet@aol.com
Website        
Instruments taught   Piano
Education  Bachelor of Music in Piano and Music Industry from James Madison University
Affiliations   Northern Virginia Music Teachers Association (NVMTA), Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), Leesburg Music Club, Kindermusik
Activities/Services   annual end of the year recital, Fall/Spring Festival
Additional Info/Specialties   been working with and teaching children piano/music on and off for 15 yrs.  Have instructed children in music theater, piano, and kindermusik.
Available as Performer   No
Available as Accompanist   No

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Last Name  Estes
First Name  Jennene
Address you as  Mrs.
Street Address  320 Catoctin Circle SW
City  Leesburg
State VA
Zip Code  20175
Phone 703-244-9933
Fax
E mail hello.cello@verizon.net
Website  thecatoctinschoolofmusic.com
Instruments taught cello, violin, viola, piano, voice, recorder, theory
Education  Undergrad in Music; MBA. Ed.S Higher Ed Admin.
Affiliations The National Association of Music Educators, American Choral Director's Association, Suzuki Association of the Americas, Music Teacher's National Association, and the Fairfax-Loudoun Music Fellowship.
Activities/Services Advisory Board Salvation Army
Additional Info/Specialties Music Together Teacher
Available as Performer Yes
Available as Accompanist  No

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Last Name  Mangione
First Name  Larisa
Address you as  Mrs.
Street Address 1209 Cannon Ct., NE
City  Leesburg
State  VA
Zip Code  20176
Phone  585-269-1304
Fax
E mail aminorleaguerqh@gmail.com
Website  www.larisamusicstudio.com
Instruments taught Piano and Voice
Education  B.S. Music Education, Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester, NY;
M.S. Ed. Interdisciplinary Arts for Children, SUNY Brockport, Brockport, NY
Affiliations  New York State Permanent Certification for Music Education, MTNA, VMTA, NVMTA
Activities/Services  Piano and Voice Lessons for children and adults of all ages, learning styles, and ability levels. I also specialize in preparing people for auditions (i.e. college, musical theatre, television, talent competitions, etc.)
Additional Info/Specialties  My current and past students have: been a contestant on NBC's "The Voice"; received callback auditions for "America's Got Talent"; performed the National Anthem for NASCAR, NHL, NFL, and MLB; performed on Broadway; been accepted to and attended prestigious colleges for music; participated in vocal master classes in Europe; won or placed in national talent competitions; and much more!
Available as Performer Yes
Available as Accompanist No

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Last Name  McCullah
First Name  Melinda
Address you as Mrs.
Street Address  42966 Coralbells Place
City Leesburg
State  VA
Zip Cod e 20176
Phone (703) 779-2988
Fax
E mail  joyfulnoise101@gmail.com
Website www.facebook.com/JoyfulNoise101/
Instruments taught  piano
Education  B.S. degree in Elementary Education UNC-Greensboro
Affiliations  Member of MTNA and NVMTA
Activities/Services  Community Bible Study pianist and volunteer pianist at local church
Additional Info/Specialties  I specialize in teaching beginning piano students to read music and hold two recitals a year. My teaching background and my passion for playing piano has allowed me to develop an individualized curriculum that challenges and inspires my students to focus on the art and discipline of musicianship.
Available as Performer  No
Available as Accompanist  No

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Last Name  Ortega
First Name  Ellen
Address you as  Mrs.
Street Address  718 Southview Pl
City  Leesburg
State  VA
Zip Code  20176
Phone  703-669-1794
Fax
E mail  ellenortega21@yahoo.com
Website
Instruments taught  piano
Education  Associates degree
Affiliations
Activities/Services
Additional Info/Specialties
Available as Performer  No
Available as Accompanist  No

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Last Name  Rawlings
First Name  Carly
Address you as   Ms.
Street Address  
City   Leesburg
State  VA
Zip Code   20176
Phone   757-323-7286
Fax
E mail   carlyerawlings@gmail.com
Website
Instruments taught   Piano
Education  Bachelor of Music in Piano Pedagogy, Bob Jones University
Affiliations   Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), Virginia Music Teacher's Association (VMTA), Northern Virginia Music Teacher's Association (NVMTA), Fairfax Loudoun Music Fellowship
Activities/Services
Additional Info/Specialties
Available as Performer   Yes
Available as Accompanist   Yes

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Last Name  Willett
First Name  Kay
Address you as  Ms.
Street Address  18562 Dettington Court
City  Leesburg
State  VA
Zip Code  20176
Phone  703-443-8536
Fax
E mail  klwillett1@verizon.net
Website
Instruments taught  Piano, Voice, French Horn
Education  Illinois State Univerity, BA,Graduate work
Affiliations  American Guild of Musical Artist, Northern Va. Music Teachers Association
(NVMTA), Fairfax-Loudoun Music Fellowship, American College of Musicians (Guild) - I am chairman of the Loudoun Center.
Activities/Services  Retired, US Army Band, Pershing's Own, Solo Vocalist, Member of the US Army Chorale. Also performed as piano player (Vice President's Quarters) etc, and French Hornist with the Army Band.
Additional Info/Specialties  Was employed as a piano accompanist during all 4 years of college at ISU. Toured and recorded with the Harry Simeone Chorale as vocalist and soloist.  Fred Waring Scholarship winner all summer in Penn.  Have taught for nearly 40 years.
Available as Performer  Yes
Available as Accompanist  Yes

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See also:  Kimberly Engel, Shandra Love
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