CMS recently hired several new teachers to help meet the increased demand for in-person music lessons.  They join our experienced faculty of 20+ professional performing musicians with a passion for teaching music to students of all ages and abilities.  

Anthony Sharp, voice

M.M. Voice Performance, The Peabody Conservatory of The Johns Hopkins University; B.M. Voice Performance, Temple University; operatic bass, voice teacher, collaborative pianist, organist.  Learn more about Anthony Sharp.


Griffin Woodard, piano | clarinet | bass clarinet | composition

M.M. New England Conservatory; B.M. Oberlin Conservatory; ASCAP award-winning pianist, composer, performer, and bandleader who believes in the transformative power of music.  Learn more about Griffin Woodard.

Kelly Hooper, piano

B.A. Piano Performance & Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, Schreyer Honors College.  Experienced educator, performer, and singer-songwriter with appreciation for all genres including classical, modern, and jazz.  Learn more about Kelly Hooper.


Ellie Pruneau, piano

M.M. Jazz Studies, New England Conservatory of Music; B.M. Jazz Studies from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music; Pianist, composer, and educator based in Boston, MA; specializing in small group instrumentations that combine many genres including classical, funk, video game, and indie to encourage an open dialogue about mental health in the jazz community.  Learn more about Ellie Pruneau.