Bucharest Music Instructor teaches via skype

Cristian has an M. M. from Bucharest University in Bucharest, Romania, graduating in 1980 with a French Horn Performance and Music Education degree. Christian teaches trumpet, french horn, trombone and piano. He also received a Certificate of Completion post-graduate internship in 1983 with The Black Sea Philharmonic. He has been teaching privately since 1987 and both conducting orchestras and bands, as well as performing and touring both nationally and across Europe since 1977 in orchestras as well as solo performances. For piano, he studied a few years of technical piano classes and was coached in piano by a russian colleague from TSU. He received the Outstanding Teacher Award from the Tennessee Governor’s School for the Arts in July 2000. The last few years he has performed locally in the Nashville Symphony. Christian is a member of the Nashville Association of Musician.

Stewart has a degree in Music Industry Studies

Stewart graduated from the Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, CA in 2009 with a Certification in Music Industry Studies. He then continued his education at the University CA at Santa Barbara in Santa Barbara, CA in 2011 to receive his Bachelors in Music. Stewart has been playing music since the 4th grade starting with percussion and trumpet, than picked up the guitar in the 6th grade. He has performed in many cover and original bands, which included a 2 month nationwide tour performing country, rock, blues, jazz, and classical. From 2005-2011, Stewart performed in orchestras, symphonies, chambers, and Jazz ensembles, playing the upright and electric bass. Stewart has been teaching since 2008.


Our Cello Instructor Justin


Justin holds a Bachelor in Cello Performance from the University of NC Greensboro, in Greensboro, NC. He also has has over eleven years of study in Cello Pedagogy. Justin has been performing in orchestras, chamber groups, and pop/rock bands since the early 2000’s, and currently performs in various bands and venues. Along with teaching and performing, Justin is also a recording artist and expert in audio engineering. He’s began teaching in 2012 and offers classical, pop, rock, R&b, Hip Hop, religious, and World Music, among other styles.

Personality rating: easygoing and outgoing

Want to understand audio engineering? Take lessons from Andre!


Andre holds a Bachelor of Music in Composition and Audio Engineering, concentration in piano at the University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX in 2015. Before that, he graduated from the Mountain View College in Dallas, TX in 2012 with an Associate in Arts, Field of Study in Music. Andre has been playing piano since he was four. Since then, he’s picked up several other instruments including guitar, voice, bass, percussion, drums, and flute. Throughout school, he played in multiple bands, performing in numerous venues. Andre has been teaching since 2009, offering both English and Spanish lessons, and he offers pop, rock, progressive metal, acoustic, electronic, classical styles.

Matt is our new guitar teacher

Matt holds a Bachelor in Music from the East Carolina University Music in Greenville, NC with a double major for Performance and Music Theory/Composition, graduating in 2016. He was awarded Outstanding Graduating Senior and was on the Dean’s lit. Before that, he received an Associate Degree from the Blue Ridge Community College. He has performed (including his own competitions) in solo and ensemble recitals. Matt is a classical and electric guitarist, and offers rock, blues, classical, metal, funk, and experimental styles.

Love for instructor, Drew!



MMS- Music note“This studio has been great. My nephew had been taking lessons somewhere prior to going to Melody Music Studios and I felt as if we were pounding our heads against the wall. Drew has done a great job pulling out his natural and giving him a desire to learn and practice. My Nephew is sometimes very hard to draw in. Drew has been an answer to prayer! Thank you Melody Music Studios!!”

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