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

Piano Department

Sean Schulze, Chair

Judson Billings

Ann Lombardo Castellano

Adrian Daly

Emanuela Friscioni

Gary Graning

Grace Huang

Andre Kelberg

Rozetta Kim

Lucia Markovich

Christine Turocy Meyers
    Coordinator, Orange Branch

Terry Moran

Derek Rikio Nishimura
    Coordinator, Shaker Branch East

Olga Radosavljevich

Julia Russ

Sandra Shapiro
    Interim Dean, Preparatory (Video Audition Required)

Gerardo Teissonnière

Shuai Wang