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Riverdale Performing Arts Center

Music School

Rhoda Grundman Music School

At The Riverdale Y, music lessons are so much more than just instrument or voice instruction. Here, students learn discipline and discover how to use their imagination, they grow their self-esteem and their patience, and they emerge with the creative tools that can lift them academically and professionally. Since 1999, the Rhoda Grundman Music School has been dedicated to providing the latest comprehensive and motivational music instruction for all ages, Kindergarteners to adults, and at all skill levels. We offer private instruction in voice, piano, violin, guitar and other instruments, as well as group instruction for piano and duet ensemble for piano, string and wind instruments. Lessons focus on specific skills and on cultivating a lifelong appreciation of the beauty and joy in the musical arts. They are tailored to the individual’s age, ability and pace, ensuring the student moves from success to success.

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Justin Fischer

Director, Music

Justin S. Fischer recently completed an off-Broadway run as associate music director for ‘Trip of Love’ (Little Shubert). Other NYC credits include ‘Deployed’ (NYMF), ‘Songs for a New World’ and…

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Staff

Svitlana Syrtsova

Piano Teacher

George Nazos

Guitar Teacher

Justin Fischer

Director, Music

Joe Berger

Guitar Teacher

Julia Salleres

Voice Teacher

Paul DeSilva

Piano Teacher

Beulah Cox

Violin Teacher

Fidel Cuellar

Piano Teacher

Magdalena Garbalinska

Violin Teacher