Our Experienced Teachers

Miyoung Kim

Miyoung Kim

Director & Founder

Teaches: Piano, Voice, Dance
Education: Dae Duck College

Experience: Trained in Korean & America in Music, Dance, Art CID International Dance Festival, Korean National Dance Festival. Taught and performed dance and music in Korea, Hawaii, Alaska, South Carolina, New York, NJ, Philadelphia, and more.

 Liz Burns

Liz Burns

Teaches: Cello, Violin, Viola
Education: University North Carolina at Charlotte, BA – Winthrop University, MA

Experience: Charlotte Symphony, Salisbury Symphony, Founding Member of Hodges Taylor ensemble, Adjunct Professor of Cello Winthrop University.

 Richard Graham

Richard Graham

Teaches: Clarinet, Sax, Flute, Oboe
Education: New England Conservatory, BA

Experience: Charlotte Symphony, Opera Carolina, Salisbury Symphony.

Daniel Jones

Daniel Jones

Teaches: Clarinet, Sax, Flute, Oboe
Education: New England Conservatory, BA

Experience: Charlotte Symphony, Opera Carolina, Salisbury Symphony.

Danelle Johnson

Danelle Johnson

Teaches: Sign Language
Education: Stayer College, BA
Experience: CMS Sign language teacher,

Studied Korean at Seoul University,
Taught English Seoul, Korea
Heehwa Hong

Heehwa Hong

Teaches: Japanese
Education: Tokyo Uni. of Foreign Studies,  Aoyama School of Japanese in Japan, Korea Uni. Korean Language Center, Dongduk Women’s University, BA in S. Korea

Experience: Taught Japanese and Korean at Adroit College, Easy Korean Academy, and more. Specialized at JLPT N1/N2 tests, Translator/Interpreter for Dainippon Ink, Aekyung Chemical, Samsung and more.

Cherith Morgan

Cherith Morgan

Teaches: French
Education: Majored in French BS (Kennesaw State)

Experience:

French internship in Ath, Belgium
Taught English in Morocco
Interpreter/Translator for Bridgestone, Viacom, and more.
Carol Clayton

Carol Clayton

Teaches: Art
Education: BA in Education at Appalachian State University

Experience:

Training Instructor at Kodak 
Specialized in landscape painting
Well known as a painter and interior designer in Charlotte.
Jerrick Cavagnaro

Jerrick Cavagnaro

Teaches: Voice, Piano, Organ
Education:

MM in organ at Yale University in CT
BM in voice, chair, organ at Westminster Choir College in NJ

Experience: Assistant Director of Music and Organist at Christ Episcopal Church in Charlotte, Organist and accompanist for the Yale Marquand Chapel Choir Rehearsal accompanist for the Yale Schola Cantorum
Robert West

Robert West

Teaches: Guitar
Education:

University of Redlands, Redlands, California 
MA, Music Composition 
Wisconsin Conservatory of Music 
BA, Classical Guitar Performance
 

Experience:

Eubanks Conservatory of Music and Arts, Los Angeles, California
Conducted Jazz Workshops 
Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC 
Taught Songwriting + Group Guitar and more.