Instructors

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GCHFA’s directors and instructors are a team of experienced professionals dedicated to the highest quality instruction and development of our young musicians.  Our staff consists of professional musicians, including Sarasota Orchestra members, tenured teachers and instructors with years of public and private music experience.

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Jessica Blakley

Junior Choir, Theory I,

Music & Motion

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Dan Dodds

Beginning Band,
Trombone

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Alan Evans

Trumpet

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Carlann Evans

Beginning Orchestra,
Clarinet, Intermediate Orchestra

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Lisa Evans

Founder & President

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Bruce Lehman

Percussion

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Dr. Glen Olsen

Senior Choir,
Theory II

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Anne Parrette

Cello & Bass

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Lewis Rosove

Advanced Orchestra

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Karen Romig

Recorder I & II,
Theory I, Flute
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Elementary Choir

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Robert Stiles

Advanced Band,
Low Brass

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Cynthia Wiley

Applied Strings,

Orchestra Director

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Jaclyn Winters

Fusion Jazz Band, Jazz Lab, Jazz Theory, Intermediate Band, Advanced Band