The Studio


Located in Carrboro, NC

Year-round private lessons for children aged 5 and up, teens, and adults

Personalized instruction from a variety of methods suited to the particular needs, goals, and personality of the child or adult learner

Patient introduction of theory, technique, and general musicianship

Classical with popular styles and student preferences 

For further information contact Marilyn at or call her at (919) 240-4318


PRIVATE LESSONS – 40 and 60 minute lessons tailored to your individual needs.

PEER GROUP LESSONS – Scheduled periodically within the framework of private instruction. Students work together on a musical concept, play music games and perform for each other.claviwkshp3boys

CLAVINOVA LESSONS – Professional assistance in using your Yamaha Clavinova digital keyboard.

COACHING РPreparing the serious student for special events such as ensemble, accompaniment, and competition.

STUDIO RECITALS – Scheduled annually.

An interview lesson
A tuned acoustic piano in good condition or a touch sensitive full-keyboard digital piano with pedal
A positive attitude and a commitment to regular practice