Private instruction is conveniently offered at four Cleveland-area locations. Explore which instruments or programs are offered at each site as well as locations for certain faculty members. If you have any questions about programming, enrollment, locations or faculty, please email preparatory@cim.edu.

Main Campus

Address:

11021 East Boulevard, Cleveland 44106

Instruments, Programs & Teachers at Main Campus:

  • Bassoon: Mark DeMio
  • Cello: Abbey Hansen, Melissa Kraut, Sharon Robinson and Richard Weiss
  • Children’s Choir: Jennifer Call
  • Clarinet: Amitai Vardi
  • Double Bass: Tracy Rowell
  • Eurhythmics: Anthony Slusser
  • Flute: Heidi Kushious
  • Guitar: Erik Mann and Andy Poxon
  • Harp: Jody Guinn
  • Oboe: Jack Cozen Harel
  • Percussion: Luke Rinderknecht
  • Piano: Kathryn Brown, Andrew Focks, Derek Nishimura, Olga Radosavljevich, Sean Schulze, Daniel Shapiro, Sandra Shapiro, Gerardo Teissonniere, Shuai Wang and Weizhen Yang
  • Sato Center for Suzuki Studies: Jennifer Conner, Gabriele Fuldauer, Ellie Glorioso, Tanya Groys, Abbey Hansen, Liesl Hook-Langmack, Kimberly Meier-Sims, Erin Reidhead, Alissa Roosa, Tracy Rowell, Laura Shuster and Stephen Sims
  • Theory/Composition: Jennifer Conner, Adeline Huss and Alissa Roosa
  • Trumpet: Loren Toplitz
  • Tuba: Yasuhito Sugiyama
  • Viola: Jeff Irvine, Minju Kim and Laura Shuster
  • Violin: Vladimir Deninzon, Wei-Fang Gu, Minju Kim, Joan Kwuon, Jaime Laredo, Eugenia Poustyreva, Stephen Rose, Carol Ruzicka and Jan Sloman
  • Voice: Jennifer Call, Noriko Paukert and Emily Stauch
Shaker Location

Address:

First Unitarian Church, 21600 Shaker Boulevard

Instruments, Programs & Teachers at Shaker:

  • Cello: Martha Baldwin and Daniel Pereira
  • Choir: Jennifer Call
  • Clarinet: Amitai Vardi
  • French Horn: Meghan Guegold
  • Piano: Ann Castellano, Andre Kelberg, Rozetta Kim, Terry Moran, Derek Nishimura, Shuai Wang and Weizhen Yang
  • Suzuki Violin & Viola: Liesl Langmack, Erin Reidhead, Laura Shuster and Stephen Sims
  • Theory: Adeline Huss and Alissa Roosa
  • Viola: Laura Shuster
  • Violin: Jiah Chapdelaine, Liesl Langmack, Erin Reidhead, Laura Shuster and Stephen Sims
  • Voice: Jennifer Call and Noriko Paukert
Chagrin Falls Location

Address:

516 East Washington Street

Instruments & Teachers at Chagrin:

  • Flute: Heidi Kushious
  • Piano: Andrew Focks, Terry Moran, Julia Russ and Weizhen Yang
Westlake Location

Address:

28915 Clemens Road, Suite 111

Instruments & Teachers at Westlake:

  • Cello: Daniel Pereira
  • Piano: Andrew Focks and Julia Russ
  • Theory: Adeline Huss
  • Violin: Erin Reidhead
  • Voice: Emily Stauch