Deborah Crall holds a Ph.D. in musicology from The Catholic University of America. Her doctoral dissertation was on Libby Larsen’s operas. As a pianist, her primary teacher was Marcella Brannagen, and chord studies with Alec Chen. Her primary oboe teachers were Martin Schuring, Anne Leek, John Mack and Robert Pusey. Deborah also has a keen […]
BRUCE WURST has been teaching stringed instruments since 1980 in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area. He has been with Music Masters since its inception. He holds over 250 first place trophys for banjo, guitar, fiddle, mandolin, and holds numerous first place trophys for different bluegrass bands. He performs throughout Arizona, the Western United States and Western Canada […]
Dr. Anthony (Tony) Masiello, Clarinet, Flute and Saxophone, received his D.MA. in Clarinet Performance from Arizona State University in 2009. In addition to his doctoral degree, he holds a Masters of Music from Manhattan School of Music, and a Bachelor of Music from Queens College of C.U.N.Y. Tony has received awards and grants in chamber music […]
KEVIN BLATCHFORD received his Bachelors Degree from Arizona State University in Jazz Performance. Currently the musical director of two local groups, he has also performed with Gladys Knight, Jerry Vale, Lou Rawls and the Temptations. Kevin has been giving private instruction in saxophone, clarinet and flute at Music Masters since 2001.
Florida native Johnathan C. Robinson has an extensive background as a pedagogue, concert soloist, chamber musician, and symphonic clarinetist. Currently, Mr. Robinson is the single reed and bassoon instructor at the Arizona School for the Arts in Phoenix Arizona. He also performs with the Phoenix Opera Company, Scottsdale Arts Orchestra, Scottsdale Baroque Orchestra, and the […]