Preparatory & Continuing Education Faculty by Program

We offer professionals who specialize in providing the basics to the beginner, and master teachers qualified to teach the most advanced student. Private lessons, the foundation of Cleveland Institute of Music Preparatory and Continuing Education experience, allow teachers to foster a creative, personal relationship with students.

* - denotes a member of The Cleveland Orchestra

** - denotes a retired member of The Cleveland Orchestra

Flute

Katherine DeJongh, Head
    Chair, Winds and Brass

Kyra Kester, Head

Oboe

Jack Cozen Harel, Head

Clarinet

Louis Gangale, Head

William Tennant, Head

Amitai Vardi, Head

Bassoon

Mark DeMio, Head

Trumpet

Loren Toplitz, Head

Horn

Meghan Guegold, Head

Percussion

* Paul Yancich, Head
    Chair
    Video Audition Required

Brian Sweigart, Head

Trombone

Whitney Clair, Head