Faculty

Teacher Bio Availability Instrument(s)
Abby Markson

Abby Markson has been playing guitar for the past 18 years and has been teaching for the past 10 years. She has played music for most of her life. She started with violin at the age of 8 and... Read more.

Moderate Flexibility - Between Five to Eight Weekly Openings Guitar
Adri Tran-Pearson

Adri is a neuroscience student at the University of Washington with a huge passion for music. She studied classical piano starting at age four, began competing at eight, and since then had many... Read more.

Moderate Flexibility - Between Five to Eight Weekly Openings Piano, Beginning Piano
Anindya Kartika-Orr

Anindya Kartika-Orr, who goes by “Nindy” is a singer-songwriter based in Los Angeles,
California. Originally from Jakarta, Indonesia, she moved to LA in 2011 to pursue her dreams of
a... Read more.

New to CMA - Looking to Fill Schedule Music Production, Piano, Beginning Piano, Voice
Brendan McGovern

Brendan McGovern has been playing music for over 15 years. He started on classical piano at age 7 and switched to focusing on jazz in high school. He was an award winning soloist at the Olympic... Read more.

Very High Demand - Booked Solid with Waiting List or One Weekly Opening Piano, Clarinet, Saxophone
Mason Lim

Mason Lim is a Seattle native who specializes in trumpet and piano. He is currently pursuing a degree in Music Education from the University of Washington, and aims to be a band teacher in a local... Read more.

Moderate Flexibility - Between Five to Eight Weekly Openings Piano, Jazz Piano, Pop & Rock Piano, Beginning Piano, Trumpet
Michael Patrick

My name is Michael Patrick, and I recently graduated with a degree in Microbiology from UW, and am doing part time work while volunteering in a research lab. I have been playing piano since middle... Read more.

Moderate Flexibility - Between Five to Eight Weekly Openings Piano, Beginning Piano
Michael Stegner

Michael is the founded CMA in his living room in 2003. He is originally from Mt. Sterling, Kentucky, though he lived in Seattle for more than a decade before recently relocating to Los Angeles. He... Read more.

Very High Demand - Booked Solid with Waiting List or One Weekly Opening Piano, Jazz Piano, Jazz Combo, Music Production, Songwriting
Payten Redwood

Payten Redwood is a Seattle-based vocalist & pianist. A diverse performer, Payten sings and plays in many different styles. Payten has roots in gospel and classical music, and has since moved... Read more.

Moderate Flexibility - Between Five to Eight Weekly Openings Piano, Pop & Rock Piano, Voice
Ruby Dunphy

Ruby Dunphy is a Chicago-born, Seattle-based percussionist, composer and teacher. Graduating from Cornish College of the Arts in 2018 with an emphasis in jazz studies, she has toured through the... Read more.

High Demand - Between One to Four Weekly Openings Drums, Piano
Sahara Naini

Sahara Naini has been playing both classical piano and viola for more than 12 years. Having studied ethnomusicology at the University of Washington, she has a deep appreciation for ways of... Read more.

Moderate Flexibility - Between Five to Eight Weekly Openings Violin, Viola, Beginning Piano, Piano
Zachary Stewart

Zachary is a guitarist, bassist, and songwriter from Seattle. He attended Cornish College of the Arts where he studied jazz guitar. Zach is a versatile musician who listens to and plays everything... Read more.

High Demand - Between One to Four Weekly Openings Guitar, Rock Band, Bass