Beth Suydan

Beth is a retired FCPS Elementary School teacher with over 25 years of playing experience. She has BME (Bachelors of Music Education) in addition to 2 years at the Boston conservatory of music. Beth has also been the 1st Soprano for the Tri City Opera Co of New York.  She is classically trained, but enjoys all styles of music. Beth enjoys working with students of all ages and says “Watching my students discovery of music is a wonderful experience for me & I believe that comes out through the lessons. Music can be such a powerful and personal journey, which is why I have always been so connected to it. I try to surround myself in it as much as possible” .

Beth offers piano lessons ($25 per half hour lesson) and Vocal lessons ($30 per half hour lesson)

Availability: Tuesday & Thursday

Anthony Edwards

Anthony began taking clarinet lessons in elementary school, playing in band through high school and into college, at Azusa Pacific University, in the LA area. He also began taking piano lessons in seventh grade, as well as singing bass.

His teaching experience began as a classroom teacher, teaching every elementary grade except kindergarten and fourth grades. In 1996 he started teaching classroom music in international schools in SE and S Asia. He has also been a member of various ensembles and Choral groups. He is currently a member of the Rockville Chorus.

Anthony teaches beginning to intermediate piano lessons, focusing on theory, reading and technique, and welcomes students of all ages.
He is most comfortable working in the areas of classical and pop music.

Availability: Monday & Wednesday