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Bill Jones Music - Knoxville Teaching Staff

Dr. Penka Spaulding
Bachelor of Music Pedagogy, Bulgarian Pedagogical Institute, Master of Music Education, University of Tennessee Doctorate of Music Arts and Education, Boston University in Boston Massachuetts
String Teacher

Christine Tai
Piano Teacher

Jason Day

Bachelor of Music in Studio Music & Jazz UT Knoxville, Masters of Music in Jazz Studies UT Knoxville, Formally Associate Professor Of Music & Jazz at ETSU Johnson City, TN.

In addition to teaching piano full time at the School of Music at Bill Jones Music Jason is an active professional performer playing throughout East Tennessee both solo and with his Combo.

Piano Teacher

Charlyna Hamilton
Piano / Yamaha Certified Teacher / Music Together Certified

Katie Howe
Piano / Voice / Music Together Teacher / Knox County
Home School Chorus Director

Kathryn Frady-Marvel
Soprano Voice / Musical Theater / Opera / Piano Teacher

Rondo Johnson

Bachelor of Music in Studio Music and Jazz, UT Knoxville with a focus on Jazz and Classical Guitar. 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 every weekend.

Guitar Teacher

Kristen Bakke-Robinson
Piano and String Teacher

Megan Kabela
Harp Teacher

Katrina Duval
Bachelor of Arts in Music
University of Tennessee Knoxville
Certified Yamaha Music School Instructor
Piano Teacher

Gina Godoy
Music Together Certified
MM- State University of NY
BA -Allegheny College

Kimery Simpkins
String Teacher

Dr. Abby Fisher, DMA
Percussion Teacher

Alina Rosevear
Master of Music,
Frederic Chopin
Academy of Music- Warsaw Poland, BM-Frederic Chopin
School of Music-Opole, Poland
Suzuki Certified Piano – Suzuki Association of America

Shelley Armer 
Violin/Viola Teacher
Bachelors of Music in Viola Performance Indiana University JSOM, Masters in Music Viola Performance University of Tennessee Knoxville, Suzuki Certified Violin/Viola Suzuki Association of America 

Chika Koyanagi
Info Coming Soon!

Seth Tinsley
Music Theator
MM- Belmont University
BA -Maryville College

Caleb Hall
Piano/ Guitar/ Band Instrument Teacher
MM- University College Cork, Ireland
BM -Lee University

Ashlee Booth
Cello Teacher
MM -University of Tennessee
BM -Florida State University
Suzuki Certified Cello
Suzuki Association of America

Laurel Black
Piano Percussion Teacher
MM -The Boston Conservatory
BM -University of Tennessee

Emma Motok
Piano/Guitar Teacher
Presently in Master Degree, University of Tennessee
BA -Lee University

Kayla Beard
Voice/Piano Teacher
MM -University of Tennessee
BA -Brigham Young University
Professional Performer in Theater & Opera

Hayan Song
Piano Teacher/Music Together Certified
MM -University of Tennessee
BA -Liberty University
Graduate -Myong-Ji University, Korea

Barbara Nichols
Piano & Voice Teacher
Retired 1/31/2020