Our Team of Insructors

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We strive to educate our students in order to cultivate talent, create a direction, and inspire musicians of all ages.
Performing Arts School Of Music Team

Matt Quistorf

Matt Quistorf has been an active performer within the Rochester music scene since the early 90s.  With countless hours of studio and stage time Matt brings a unique approach to instruction which centers around the individual artist and their goals.  As music coordinator for American Music Centre’s Performing Arts School of Music he brings over […]

Koki Tanaka

Koki Tanaka is a 26 year old 3rd year Doctor of Musical Arts student, studying with Mikhail Kopelman at the Eastman School of Music. Koki received Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Washington and Master of Music degree from Eastman School of Music. Koki started playing the violin at age 6 in Japan […]

Marilyn Henry

Marilyn Henry, a Caledonia native, is a graduate of Potsdam Crane School of Music in Music Education.  Ms. Henry has been in the music circuit dating back to the 70’s, where she taught in both public and private schools.  Still to this day, she is very much active directing and playing for local area churches, […]

E-Na Song

Pianist E-Na Song from South Korea began playing the piano at the age of six. After studying at Sun-Hwa Arts School and Sun-Hwa Arts High School, she earned a Bachelor’s degree with Hyung-Bae Kim at Seoul National University. She received Scholarship and was graduated with honors in the university. She earned a Master of Music […]

Glenn Estey

Glenn Estey, born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah, started his musical career at the age of 10. By age 18 Mr. Estey had familiarized himself with most woodwinds (Clarinet, Oboe, Alto Sax, Flute). While attending Utah State University for business administration, Glenn studied classically, simultaneously, with Symphony principal clarinetist, Christie Lundquist and retired […]

Stephen Morris

Stephen Morris is a drummer, composer, and educator from Southern California, recently graduating with a BM in jazz studies: drum set from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York in May of 2017. Prior to Eastman, Stephen studied drum set and jazz at Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, California, and graduated Magna Cum […]

Victor Yuen

Victor Yuen, a native of Hong Kong, is a second year Master’s student after earning a Bachelor’s degree from the Eastman School of Music in 2016 under the guidance of Professor James Thompson. Victor also studies Baroque trumpet with Professor Brain Shaw and Jared Wallis and has performed internationally. Victor is an active member in […]

Tierney McLean

Born and raised in Spencerport, Tierney McLean has been inseparable from her trumpet since she began playing sixteen years ago. Awarded the Spencerport Music Association Scholarship upon her high school graduation in 2011, she moved to Ohio to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in Trumpet Performance at the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music under the […]

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