We are pleased to have added two new music teachers--Nina Yenik (Piano) and David Cifelli (Drums)--to our faculty roster, providing you with expanded scheduling options for your music lessons!
Nina Yenik (see photo) completed her high school degree at the renowned Interlochen Arts Academy. Upon graduating, she pursued a Bachelor of Music degree, majoring in piano, at the Cleveland Institute of Music and later at Manhattan School of Music. Nina received her Master's degree from Manhattan School, where she studied with acclaimed pianist Andre-Michel Schub. A versatile performer of repertoire ranging from Bach to Boulez, Nina has performed solo and chamber music recitals at festivals in France, Italy, Japan, China and the US. She has been an active pianist and teacher in the New York area for several years and has taught piano at all levels. Schedule a Trial Piano Lesson with Nina at no cost to you!
David Cifelli, an experienced young percussionist with a Bachelor of Music degree in Jazz and Contemporary Music Performance from the University of the Arts, has studied with some of the greatest drummers in the industry, including Tony DeNicola, Jim Paxson, Erik Johnson, and Cheech Iero. David's talents were recognized early in life; while in high school, he was selected to join the Jazz for Teens program of the New Jersey Performing Arts Center and was twice the first runner up in Modern Drummer Magazine’s Undiscovered Drummer Contest. A private studio teacher for the past several years, David also served as Teaching Assistant and Tutor at University of the Arts. Schedule a Trial Drum Lesson with David at no cost to you!