Visual and Performing Arts

Private Lessons

We offer private lessons for you to hone your skills. Contact the faculty below for more information about private lessons; they are happy to assist you!

Music Instructors

Patrick Booth

  • Saxophone Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Trevor Clark

  • Clarinet and Bassoon Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Sidney Dharmavaram

  • Harp Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Leslie Dukes

  • Piano and Organ Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Jon Ensminger

  • Piano Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Marjory Johnston

  • Oboe Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts
Erin Matas

Erin Matas

  • Faculty Engagement and Research Support Librarian
  • French Horn Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Lara Neves

  • Voice Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Travis Pierce

  • Tuba Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Andrew Shaud

  • Cello Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Kathryn van Susante

  • Voice Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Lindy Wagner

  • Violin and Viola Instructor, Visual and Performing Arts

Practice Rooms Available

Practice rooms are available in both the Rozsa center and in the dormitories. There is no cost to use these spaces.

Please check the schedules in the individual spaces for when these rooms are available.

Instrument Lockers

Instrument lockers are available to students playing in a Michigan Tech ensemble for $25 per year. Locks are provided. If you would like a locker, please contact Michael Christianson to make arrangements.

Need an Instrument?

Tubas, Percussion, Mellophones, Baritones, Bari Saxes, and Bass Clarinets are available. Limited numbers of other instruments are available on a first come first serve basis. Check schedule for check out time and dates. No charge.