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Spindrift School offers a thriving program of Private Instruction in all areas of the performing arts with experienced and dedicated instructors. 

Private Lesson Investment (billed bi-monthly)

30 minute lesson: $40
45 minute lesson: $60
60 minute lesson: $80

For availability and scheduling of instructors in all disciplines, email us at or call (650) 738-8648.

MUSIC | Private Music lessons are available in piano, guitar, ukulele, bass guitar, violin, cello, and voice.

Private Music Instructors

Sarah Benzinger        Voice & Beginning Piano   On-Line only 
Cheeyin Blume Beginning to Advanced Intermediate Piano (6+)
Alex Bootzin                Intermediate/Advanced Piano & Voice 
Elana Cowen              Beginning through Advanced Voice 
Kaori Denoia              Beginning through Advanced Piano  
Valeria Estrada Jaime     Beginning to Advanced Voice (8+) & Beginning Piano (6+)
Tristana Ferreyra-Rantalaiho Beginning to Advance Voice (10+) & Beginning Piano (6+)
Ava Latz Beginning Guitar
Hyun Suk Jang (Suki) Beginning to Advanced Voice & Piano 
Ami Nashimoto          Beginning to Advanced Cello & Piano (vaccinated students in-person) and on-line
Manu Pataia Beginning to Advanced Piano
Paige Relling              Beginning to Intermediate Piano 

For instructor bios, click here.

ACTING | Private Acting lessons are available with a focus on audition preparation, individual instruction, monologue, and scene work.

Private Acting Instructors

Audrey Degon
Bree Scwabe
Gary D. Ferguson

For instructor bios, click here.

DANCE | Private lessons in dance are available for audition preparation, technique development, and to accommodate a more individualized approach.

Private dance Instructors

Gary Ferguson
Liliana Davidovich

For instructor bios, click here.

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