The VirtuLessons Teachers

We take the hassle out of finding and choosing a teacher by matching you with our high quality teachers. VirtuLessons teachers are personally vetted by the VirtuLessons team for their teaching experience and quality of instruction.

  • Kaye Evangelista

    • Piano
    • Violin
    • Viola

    Hello! My name is Kaye and I have been playing both piano and violin for over 20 years and played viola for over 10 years. I have worked with students of all ages from toddlers all the way to adults. I love working with ensembles and coached ensembles during my high school and college years. I have also worked closely with many students with special needs including those with motor skill disabilities and autism from... Read More

  • Mandy Guilfoyle

    • Cello

    Hi! My name is Mandy Guilfoyle, and I'm a cello teacher. I've been a professional cellist for 20 years and teaching private lessons for 10 years. I received my B.A. in Music (Cello Performance) from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX, where I studied with soloist Andres Diaz. After my bachelor's degree, I continued to complete my M.M. in Music Education from Southern Methodist University as well. As a cellist, I have performed all over... Read More

  • Alyssa Villagrana

    • Piano
    • Vocal
    • Music Theory/Composition

    I have been singing and playing the piano for as long as I can remember! I love teaching, and I especially love teaching music. I studied Vocal Performance at Azusa Pacific University, and currently teach music and lead worship in a small town near San Diego, California.

  • Becky Brewer

    • Piano
    • Violin

    Hello Brewer Violin & Piano Studio Students! Let’s try this for our virtual lessons so that we can share music and I can make notes just like I do when you’re in my studio. I can’t wait until this is all over and I can see all of you in person again!

  • Gina Lapka

    • Piano
    • Vocal
    • Music Theory/Composition
    • Musical Theatre

    I am a soprano who loves music in nearly every form! I have sung professionally for the past 20 years as a guest soloist with orchestras, choirs, and chamber ensembles; in opera and musical theatre; and in recital. I hold awards for singing and artistic interpretation from the Metropolitan Opera National Council and the National Association of Teachers of Singing, as well as various singing awards from the University of Montana. Music Education has been... Read More

  • Mélanie Genin

    • Music Theory/Composition
    • Harp

    French native, living in NYC for seven years, I hold degrees from the Juilliard School, , Paris Conservatoire CNSMDP, Manhattan School of Music and French University of Reims Champagne. I offer online lessons to allow you to unlock your creative and linguistic potential. A top performing harpist and dedicated teacher, I offer Harp and Music Theory lessons for children and adults of all levels. I teach French harp technique from Paris Conservatoire, where I studied... Read More

  • Sandy Eldred

    • Music Theory/Composition
    • Bass
    • Bass - Jazz

    Sandy Eldred is an internationally acclaimed bassist, recording artist, composer, and music educator living in Philadelphia, PA. Eldred is known for his inventiveness and command across music genres. He is represented by Ukrainian record label, LabelWhoAble. Eldred is co-founder of U.S.E. Trio and Multi Mansions. He is an active member of the Bogdan Gumenyuk Quartet, the Michael Hudson-Casanova Sextet, and leader of the Sandy Eldred Trio. After officially joining Norman David and the Eleventet in... Read More

  • Clair Cangialosi

    • Clarinet
    • Flute
    • Oboe
    • Saxophone
    • Bassoon

    Clair Cangialosi is active as a performer and music educator in the Amherst, MA area. She holds a Bachelor of Music degree in music education, a Professional Performance Certificate and Master of Music degree in bassoon performance from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Clair is also a founding member of the Winds of Change Quintet, a Massachusetts-based wind quintet seeking to serve the community and raise awareness about pressing social issues. She is passionate about... Read More