|Neighborhood Music has on its board of directors and teaching staff, several members of the Glendale Music Teachers Association board. 90% of our piano teachers and 25% of our woodwind and guitar teachers are members of a Los Angeles, Pasadena, or Glendale branch, and actively enter their students in the annual Certificate of Merit or CM Exam. We have a history of passing several advanced level (or Level 10) piano students and recipient of the 100% theory award.
|Eve Chen - member, beginner to advanced levels
Carolyn Iga - former board member, teacher of advanced levels and 100% Theory
Gary Blumer - former member, teacher of advanced levels CM and 100% Theory
Jamie Caridi - member, former adjudicator
Lori Richardson - board treasurer, CM Woodwind Chair, beginner to advance level awards, 100% theory
Suzanne Inwood - former member, teacher of beginning to advanced levels
Yafei Lin - teacher of beginning to advanced levels
|We currently have these of our teaching staff who specialize in preparing students for this international certificate of achievement program.
|Yafei Lin - students passed highest level with distinction
Ken Nagatani - students passed with distinction
|We have had several qualified teachers to prepare students for The Royal Conservatory exam. Currently these of our teaching staff specialize in preparing students for this international certificate of achievement program.
|Ken Nagatani- qualified exam preparer
Yafei Lin - qualified exam preparer
|We have had several qualified teachers to prepare students for Rock School Limited exam. Currently 15% of our teaching staff specialize in preparing students for this international contemporary certificate of achievement program.
|Carolyn Iga- qualified exam preparer
Kenny Elliott - qualified exam preparer
Pablo Garcia - qualified exam preparer
Jonathan Lacayo - qualified exam preparer
Jason Lee - qualified exam preparer