ABOUT THE TEACHERS
Involved in music since childhood, Sherry Crawley began piano lessons at age seven. Her study of piano, organ, keyboard and voice continued through her adult years. She continues her piano teaching education through workshops and conferences.
Professional performing experience includes church organist and pianist, as well as a children’s choir director.
She has also been an accompanist and director for school groups, a vocal choir member, soloist and hand bell participant.
Sherry has over 20 years experience teaching piano and voice, in private and group settings, to children and adults.
Sherry came into the piano teaching profession as her children grew into adulthood. She will tell you that being a piano teacher is "a job I love so much that I have never considered it work. Time spent with my students exploring the world of music and developing their expression of it through the piano is a joy and a privilege."
Marsha Johnson has been involved in piano and voice since childhood.
She began playing the piano at the age of 8 and continued her study of the instrument along with voice into her adult years. Her participation in piano guilds enhanced her knowledge of scales and memorization techniques.
As a teenager she played the piano for her church and gained much skill and experience through the years she served as church pianist. Choir was also very important to Marcia and she was able to achieve the honor of singing in advanced choir during high school.
Her involvement carried her abroad to Germany where her class was trained by German instructors and they were honored to perform in various locations while there.
As a young adult she studied at Bethany Nazarene College with a double major in voice and piano. She now teaches choir at Calvary Baptist School and teaches both voice and piano privately. Beginner through college preparatory piano and vocal lessons (Sacred/Broadway) are offered at the studio