About

Samantha’s studio is located in the neighborhood of Kent East Hill. She also travels to teach in-home lessons in Kirkland and surrounding neighborhoods. Lessons are currently held online (with hybrid options available).

She believes in fostering a studious and inspiring community of music students and maintains a serious — but fun — learning environment. She encourages determination, organization, and consistency — all great skills for every musician to learn in music and in life.

Samantha encourages her students to perform often — recent performance venues include the Bellevue Crossroads Mall, Juanita Friday Market, and local retirement homes. During the time of COVID-19, small group recitals will be held via Zoom every few weeks. Please join us, and invite your friends and family from near and far!

Samantha is an active member of MTNA and holds a position on the WSMTA Board of Directors. She currently serves as:

Samantha holds a BA from the University of Washington and an Associate of Music (AM) from Shoreline Community College. When she’s not teaching, Samantha enjoys hiking, biking, and playing ultimate frisbee.

DSC_5532