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 privately in her Brooklyn studio.
Lessons are available Sunday-Thursday in Maria’s studio, conveniently located in Park Slope. All students are given the opportunity to perform in an annual spring recital.
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