We have been proudly serving the greater Kalamazoo MI area for over 8 years! Our staff consists of several piano teachers, a violin teacher, a guitar teacher, and vocal teachers. All of our staff have deep performance experience and/or music university training and a clean background. We are also able to service pianos.
- 30 + yrs piano performance experience, 8+ yrs teaching piano, 7 yrs tuning pianos.
- Took 9 years of extensive piano lessons.
- Have adjudicated in past for Michigan Music Teachers Association events for prior 5 years, with students participating each year.
- Member of National Federation of Music Clubs.
- Vice President of Battle Creek Morning Musical Club.
- Member Piano Technicians Guild.
- Bachelor's Degree from MSU.
- Member of "Lord's Light" band and solo church performer.
- Have YouTube performance and lessons available.
- Was 27 playing piano in a store when I realized I wanted to make a living teaching what I love.
Mrs. Karla Shotts has over 25 years of playing, singing and professional teaching experience. In addition to running a private studio for 25+ years, she has served as Director of Choirs for St. Joseph Middle School in Battle Creek. She is currently involved with National Federation of Music Clubs as President of Battle Creek Morning Musical Club, as well as performing as accompanist for local church and elder care gigs.