PiCK Music Teacher Profiles
Priscilla C. King
- BS in Music Education from Lebanon
- Full time private instructor in York for
over 15 years. Serves as a recitalist, clinician and adjudicator for
various schools and events. Was adjunct instructor at Elizabethtown &
York Colleges for several years.
- As a freelance musician, PC performs
often and has been an active musician in Central PA for over 25 years.
She's had a diverse career performing
many styles and venues including symphony, opera, theater, brass quintets,
big band, concert bands, Latin bands, solo and chamber music, and back up
work for numerous famous "name" performers.
- In addition to weddings
and special ceremonies, PC currently performs with the
and the Lancaster British Brass Band,
and is a regular member of the
Jones Big Band, Capital Brass and
Bill Hicks groups; 2nd Avenue Swing Riot, Big
Band Nostalgia, Bill Hicks Brass & Capital Heralds.
Wes Snyder 717-968-2230
- Bachelor of Music in Music Education
from Susquehanna University
- Graduate of U.S. Armed Forces School of
Music, Served with the 434th U.S. Army Band
- Taught private trumpet lessons in the
York area since 1998.
- Original member of
Measure of Grace Worship Band. Member of
Grace Fellowship Worship Team since 1998.
- Served as the Ceremonial Bugler for the
Joint Veterans Council of York County since 1990.
Clarinet, Sax, Flute
- Bachelor Of Music Education
from Ithaca College and Master Of Science in Music Education from the
University Of Illinois.
- For 31 years Mr. Schuman was an
elementary and middle school instrumental music teacher in York City School
District until his retirement in 1999. From 1978-1988 he also taught at York
- He has been a member of the
York Symphony Orchestra for the past 41 years. Chuck is the assistant conductor and
first chair clarinet of the
Garden Band. He is
currently the musical director of
the Spring Garden Dance Band for which he has played 1st Alto for many years.
- Sound files here >
Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute and Jazz
- BS in Music Ed from Lebanon Valley
- Full time private instructor for over 14
years in the Lancaster and York areas. He teaches a variety of styles
including classical and jazz and rock. Dave is a capable teacher of all
woodwinds through the advanced levels with an emphasis on sax, clarinet and
flute. Some of his students have made district band. Some have also
gone on to pursue music as a career. Dave believes in working with students
at their own particular level and is excellent with beginners.
- He is an active professional musician,
working with several of his own bands as well as freelancing with others.
- The Dave Wilson Quartet has also
just released his first CD under his own name, titled "Through The
to check it out)
- He also has a business selling used
musical instruments with an emphasis on woodwinds and brass. He currently
resides in Lancaster with his wife, Lisa, and their two cats.
- For lesson information, as well as
booking information for any of his musical groups, and also CD purchase
information, Dave Wilson can be contacted via email at
firstname.lastname@example.org or at
717-581-0153. Dave also has his own website.
Saxophone, Clarinet, Flute, Jazz Improv.
- B.S in Music Education and B.A. in
Music-Jazz Studies from Lebanon Valley College-2003.
- 5 years teaching Band in PA
public schools, currently an elementary band director in the West Shore
- 4 years teaching private
- Active professional musician in the
greater Harrisburg Area and performs regularly with the Impact Band
(funk/party band) and 4th Edition (Jazz/Blues Quartet)
- Dave is interested in
teaching his students to enjoy music and succeed at their musical goals.
He will make every effort to see that students improve on their instrument and
exceed their expectations for how well they can play.
- Mr. Yinger is experienced
teaching beginner, intermediate and advanced students, and accepts students
from all levels.
STRINGS & GUITAR
University & B.F.A. in Cello Performance from the State University of New
York at Purchase. In high school Rachel studied regularly in New York City
with Diane Chaplin (Colorado Quartet), and summers with Harvey Shapiro
(Juilliard) at the Johannesen International School of the Arts in Victoria,
B.C. Other private instructors include Stephen Geber (Principal
Cellist, Cleveland), Richard Weiss (Cleveland) and Anne Martindale-Williams
(Principal Cellist, Pittsburgh).
performed as soloist with various orchestras, and participates in several
yearly summer events, including the Lancaster (OH) and Sunflower (Topeka,
KS) Music Festivals. Orchestral positions include Hong Kong Philharmonic,
Pittsburgh Opera Orchestra, and as Principal Cellist, the Canton (OH) and
Wheeling (WV) Symphony Orchestras. Currently Mrs. Kauffman is assistant
principal cellist with the
Rachel is an
active performer as a member of
a freelance performer she is called by various chamber orchestras and has
had the unique opportunity of working with various artists, including
Luciano Pavarotti, Kenny Rogers, Pat Boone, and Mannheim Steamroller.
In addition to
teaching private lessons, Mrs. Kauffman is also an adjunct faculty member at