Reeder Music Academy Private & Semi-Private Lessons in Danville, CA
Our goal is to make learning an enjoyable and rewarding experience that will last our students a lifetime.
We are dedicated to offering the best music instruction possible. Our teachers are experienced professionals with impressive educational & performing backgrounds. Students of all ages and skill levels are welcome. It has long been known that studying music at an early age helps in brain development.
It's never too late to start, either! Many of our adult students are surprised to see how quickly they can begin to pick up an instrument, even with no prior musical training. Truly, all that matters is that you have a genuine interest in music, and that you have some time (even 15-20 minutes/day) to dedicate to practicing whichever instrument you choose.
Douglas Christman has been performing and teaching music since his teenage years. Douglas obtained his Bachelor of Music in Music Education and his B.M. in Piano Performance at Morehead State University in Kentucky. Douglas has obtained teaching credentials for all grades K-12.
Yukiko Hirano-Moellering is a native of Tokyo, Japan. She began to take piano lessons at the age of four. Yukiko has a Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance from Toho College of Music in Tokyo, where she studied under Prof. Yoko Kasuga. She taught piano 10 years at the Yamaha Music School as well as in her private studio.
Michael Eckstein has been playing the guitar for over two decades. He is an honors graduate of the Berklee College of Music in Boston, where he focused on guitar and arranging, receiving a Bachelors of Music in Jazz Composition. He has studied the guitar with a variety of teachers including Bud Dimock, Jon Damian, John Wilkins, Brett Wilmott, Gabe Cornella, John Stowell, and Eric Bart.
Violin, Viola & Cello
Kendra Osterhout has been playing the violin since she was six years of age. She graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from Duquesne University’s Honors College in May 2007. While in college, Kendra performed in master classes for world-renowned musicians Gwen Thompson, Arnold Steinhardt, Sidney Harth, and the Orion and Cassatt Quartets.
Paul Murray has been living and singing in the Bay Area for the last eight years, pursuing a variety of musical opportunities. He currently teaches voice and Lyric Diction at Santa Clara University and is the director of Jubilate Deo, a children’s choir in Hayward. From 2006-2008 Mr. Murray was on the voice faculty at Cal State University-Fresno.
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