Knoxville (865) 690-6465

Piano Teachers

Jason Day

BJM Teacher Since August 2011

Online & In-Person Lessons

  • Masters of Music in Jazz Studies -UT Knoxville
  • Bachelor of Music in Studio Music & Jazz -UT Knoxville
  • Formally Associate Professor Of Music & Jazz at ETSU

Charlyna Hamilton

BJM Teacher Since June 2012

Online Lessons

  • Yamaha Certified Teacher since 2012
  • Music Together Certified Teacher
  • Masters of Music – University of Tennessee Knoxville
  • Bachelors of Music – Tennessee State University

Katie Howe

BJM Teacher Since May 2014

In-Person and Online Lessons

  • Bachelors of Music – Belhaven College
  • Knox County Home School Chorus Director

Kristen Robinson

BJM Teacher Since April 2015

In-Person & Online Lessons

  • Bachelors of Music in Piano Performance- University of Mary, ND

Christine Tai

BJM Teacher Since July 2015

Online Lessons

  • Master of Music – University of Michigan
  • Bachelors of Music-Pomona College, CA
  • Prague International Piano Masterclasses  – Czech Republic

Katrina Duval

BJM Teacher Since March 2016

In-Person & Online Lessons

  • Bachelors of Music – University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Chika Koyanagi

BJM Teacher Since August 2018

Online & In-person Lessons

  • MHS- Kyoto University, Japan
  • BHS- Kyoto University, Japan
  • Professional Piano Player in East Tennessee and Japan

Alina Rosevear

BJM Teacher Since August 2018

In-Person & Online Lessons

  • Master of Music – Frederic Chopin Academy of Music- Warsaw Poland
  • Bachelors of Music – Frederic Chopin School of Music-Opole, Poland
  • Suzuki Certified Piano – Suzuki Association of America
  • Alina is an active accompanist, chamber musician, and local church pianist.

Emma Motok

BJM Teacher Since September 2019

In-Person & Online Lessons

  • Presently in Master Degree – University of Tennessee
  • Bachelor of Arts – Lee University

Laurel Black

BJM Teacher Since September 2019

In-Person & Online Lessons

  • Masters of Music – The Boston Conservatory
  • Bachelors of Music – University of Tennessee

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Kayla Beard

BJM Teacher Since  October 2019

In-Person & Online Lessons

  • Masters of Music – University of Tennessee
  • Bachelors of Arts – Brigham Young University
  • Administrative Director of Marble City Opera
  • Active in Performance and Production in Classical Music -Knoxville

Hayan Song

BJM Teacher Since January 2020

Waitlisted

  • Masters of Music – University of Tennessee
  • Bachelors of Arts -Liberty University
  • Graduate -Myong-Ji University, Korea

Dr. Lindsey Cope

BJM Teacher Since May 2020

In-person Lessons

  • Doctor of Musical Arts – University of South Carolina
  •  2 MM- University of Tennessee
  • BM- Mars Hill College, NC

Jenny Anderson

Dr. Jennifer Anderson

BJM Teacher Since November 2020

In-Person

  • DM- University of Memphis
  • Masters of Music – University of Tennessee
  • Bachelor of Arts – Maryville College

Voice Teachers

Katie Howe

In-Person and Online Lessons

Knox County Home School Chorus Director
In-Person & Online
BM- Belhaven College

Kathryn Frady-Marvel

Waitlisted

MM- University of North Texas
BM- University of North Texas
Professional Performer both Locally, Nationwide and Europe
Executive Director of Marble City Opera

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Kayla Beard

In-Person & Online Lessons
MM -University of Tennessee
Brigham Young University
Administrative Director of Marble City Opera
Active in Performance and Production in Classical Music -Knoxville

Seth Tinsley

Online & In-Person Lessons
MM- Belmont University
BA -Maryville College
2016 to present -teacher at Karns High School
Seth has been performing for over 15 years around Knoxville and Nashville.
He shares his love of music and theater with students here in his hometown. 

Dr. Lindsey Cope

In-person Lessons

DMA- University of South Carolina
2 MM- University of Tennessee
BM- Mars Hill College, NC

Guitar Teachers

Rondo Johnson

Rondo Johnson

Online Lessons

Bachelor of Music in Studio Music & Jazz -UT Knoxville

In addition to teaching Guitar at Bill Jones Music you may know Rondo from his many professional performances throughout East Tennessee as he plays both individually and with his band.

Kristen Robinson

In-Person & Online Lessons
BM in Piano Performance- University of Mary, ND

Emma Motok

In-Person & Online Lessons
Presently in Master Degree-University of Tennessee
BA -Lee University

Dr. Lindsey Cope

In-person Lessons

DMA- University of South Carolina
2 MM- University of Tennessee
BM- Mars Hill College, NC

David Slack

In-Person Lessons
MM -University of Tennessee
BA -University of Tennessee
2006- Present Professor at Pellissippi State

String Teachers

Dr. Penka Spaulding

BJM Teacher since Aug 2011

In-person & Online Lessons
Doctorate of Music Arts and Education-Boston University
Master of Music Education-University of Tennessee
Bachelor of Music Pedagogy-Bulgarian Pedagogical Institute

Kristen Robinson

In-Person & Online Lessons
BM in Piano Performance- University of Mary, ND

Kimbery Simpkins

Online Lessons
MM- Violin Performance – University of Tennessee, Knoxville
BM – University of North Carolina

Shelley Armer 

In-Person & Online Lessons
MM in Viola Performance -University of Tennessee Knoxville
Bachelors of Music in Viola Performance Indiana University JSOM
Suzuki Certified Violin/Viola Suzuki Association of America 
Chamber and Orchestra Performer

Megan Kabela – Harp Teacher

In-Person & Online Lessons
BS- Valparaiso University, IN
2nd Major in Music
Megan performs Professionally around East Tennessee

David Slack

In-Person Lessons
MM -University of Tennessee
BA -University of Tennessee
2006- Present Professor at Pellissippi State

Percussion Teachers

Dr. Abby Fisher, DMA

Online Lessons
DMA – Stony Brook University
MM-New York University
BM- Lawrence University

Laurel Black

Online Lessons
MM -The Boston Conservatory
BM -University of Tennessee

Dr. Lindsey Cope

In-person Lessons

DMA- University of South Carolina 
2 MM- University of Tennessee
BM- Mars Hill College, NC

Music Together Teachers

Katie Howe

In-Person and Online Lessons

Knox County Home School Chorus Director
In-Person & Online
BM- Belhaven College

Gina Godoy

In-Person Lessons
MM- State University of NY
BA -Allegheny College

Hayan Song

In-Person Lessons
MM -University of Tennessee
BA -Liberty University
Graduate -Myong-Ji University, Korea