Maria Johnson


Maria teaching a master class at Illinois State University.



Students performing at Carnegie Hall with the ISO Symphony Orchestra.


A student performing with Face the Music at the Lincoln Center Atrium.

An avid educator, Maria has taught on faculty at the Kaufman Center’s Lucy Moses School, presented contemporary music workshops at Boston Conservatory, Bates College, Illinois College, Illinois State University, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and NYU.

She now teaches private lessons, exclusively via Skype, to students anywhere in the world.

Email Maria today to sign up for a free trial lesson.

Student Achievement

Maria teaches all levels of students, from beginner to advanced. Some of her highest achieving students have performed with a long list of youth ensembles in the NYC area at some of the city’s most prestigious classical music venues, including Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Roulette, and Le Poisson Rouge. Her advanced students’ hard work and dedication have also helped them gain acceptance to New York City’s top high schools, including:

LaGuardia High School of Music and Performing Arts

Frank Sinatra School of the Arts

Stuyvesant High School

The Bronx High School of Science

Bard High School Early Colleges