A graduate of the prestigious Moscow Musical College named after A. Scriabin, Anastasia has dedicate her life to the study of the piano. A classically trained concertmaster and piano teacher, Anastasia's favorite composers include J.S. Bach, F. Chopin, S. Rachmaninov, L. van Beethoven, and N. Medtner. Her passion for classical technique and the study of piano makes her an incredible instructor and one of the most in demand teachers here at Peabodys Piano Co.
For over 3 years, Athena has been teaching private voice and piano lessons on a professional basis. After earning her degree in Music Education with an emphasis on vocal pedagogy from McKendree University in Lebanon, Illinois, Athena came to Richmond to teach voice. She has performed in multiple ensembles as a member of the St. Louis Metro Theatre Community, the No-Name Choral Ensemble, and the McKendree University Choral Ensemble. Currently she is the vocal coach for the Show Choir Program at Randolph Macon College. Her musical repertoire and energetic personality make her an excellent teacher.
Lorraine has been playing piano for over 20 years, and excels at classical piano instruction. Prior to working at Peabodys, she was an accompanist and teacher in the Chicago area. A graduate of the VCU School of Arts, she is excellent at teaching students both new and experienced. Trained in multiple styles including classical, jazz, and popular repertoires, Lorraine brings an enthusiastic and upbeat energy in teaching all students.
Guitar, Ukulele, Electric Bass, Piano.
For over 2 years, Adrian has been teaching incredible technique for guitar at Peabody's Piano Co. An almunus of the VCU Arts program, Adrian's style of teaching is very flexible for his students' needs. He excels at both acoustic and electric guitar in a variety of styles from rock to pop to classical. His instruction has laid the musical foundation for many of Peabody's guitar students. Whether teaching guitar, ukulele, or piano, Adrian is popular for his laid-back teaching style that inspires confidence in all of his students.
Piano, Guitar, Ukulele.
Michael has been teaching piano and guitar in the Greater Richmond area for over 10 years. He studied Piano Performance at VCU and has wide experience with music production and professional compositions. Michael's performance background includes playing professionally for local churches and several bands. Boasting a number of styles from classical, pop, rock, and gospel, Mike Matthews is a versatile performer and a valued teacher at Peabody's Piano Co.