Faculty

Adam Ali

Adam Ali was born in 1995 in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. He first studied the piano at the age of six with his grandmother, Lalan Parott. After five years, Adam entered the Prep Division of Mannes College, joining the studio of Irina Edelman. At the same time, he attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia School of the Arts, and [...]

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Alexandra Andreev

Alexandra Andreeva is a professional piano, violin and viola teacher as well as an award-winning violinist with a decade of successful experience in teaching and concert performing. Graduated from the famous musical institutions as Moscow State Conservatory and Mannes Music School now based in New York and continue to develop his professional teaching and performing skills. [...]

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Francesca Eunhyang Choi

Pianist Francesca Eunhyang Choi is born in 1979 Dae-Gu, South Korea and started to play the piano at the age 7. After meeting Russian pianist Vladimir Polyakov who studied with Gregory Sokolov, one of greatest pianist, under Prof. Morley Khalfin, she studied at St-Petersburg conservatory from 2002-2005. Later studied with Pianist Nina Lelchuk at Aaron Copland [...]

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Eunjeong Gim

Eunjeong Gim is an active musician who lives in Queens, New York. She received her bachelor degree in Music Education from Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College and she became a certified music teacher in New York State. She is an accompanist at Joyful church of New York, and she volunteer as a Korean [...]

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Stella Hwang

Stella Hwang is a classically trained Jazz and contemporary pianist, composer and arranger. She started to play the piano at the age of five and graduated from Music College in S. Korea majoring in Jazz performance and theory. She had many successful live performances working as a professional musician. While performing, she was accepted as the [...]

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Ian Joyal

IAN JOYAL has been praised for his “fine Italianate sound” and is distinctive for his comic role interpretations. His roles include Don Alfonso, Sarastro, Masetto, Leporello and the title role in Le Nozze di Figaro. In 2017, Ian made his international debut as a studio artist with Lyric Opera Studio Weimar in Germany, performing as Leporello [...]

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Glafkos Kontemeniotis

Glafkos Kontemeniotis was born in Cyprus in 1969. He showed musical interest at an early age and began studying classical piano at the age of 9. He came to New York in 1988 and studied classical piano with Paul Sheftel and jazz piano privately with Lee Evans ,and later with Harold Danko at the Manhattan School [...]

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Winnie Li

Starting piano at the age of seven, Winnie Li is a Classical Pianist that has performed an extensive repertoire, from the works of J.S. Bach to Bela Bartok. As a soloist, Ms. Li had competed in numerous competitions and was awarded with prizes including the honorable mention of the “International Young Artist Piano Competition” and the [...]

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Vartan Mailiantz

Vartan Mailiantz is a professional piano, violin and viola teacher, award-winning violinist with a decade of successful experience in teaching and concert performing. Graduated from the famous world class musical institutions such as Moscow State Conservatory and the Mannes Music School now he based in New York and continue develop his professional teaching and artist skills. [...]

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Rene Mejía

Colombian songwriter and guitar player, he has more than 10 years of experience teaching children between the ages of 9 to 16 years olds as well as adults. Rene is also a musical artist. He released his first album in 2015 named Corazón y Raíz. Which is a fusion of Rock and Pop music. Currently he [...]

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