Music Teachers

David Singer – Clarinet; Decades of experience nurturing and inspiring all ages and levels of ability. Camarillo resident. Contact: (973) 634-3197;;

120430d01Celine Gietzen – Cello; Quality private cello lessons are offered in Camarillo, for students of all levels.  Students have won competitions, awards, and scholarships. Contact: (805) 484-4721;;

Karen Gatchel – Private music lessons for clarinet, piano and saxophone. Contact: (805) 383-6767;

Ann Erwin – Flute; I welcome flute students of all levels and ages.  Many of my students participate in Ventura County Honor Band, Certificate of Merit, Contemporary Festival, and Junior Chamber Music.  I hold music degrees from USC and UCSD, and I received fellowships to study the flute in Paris. Contact: (805) 494-6863;

Flutist Mariana Smith has performed all kinds of music: solos, ensembles and symphonies. She has played in concert halls throughout Britain, Germany and other parts of Europe. Since 1998, Mariana has been on the faculty of Ventura College. She teaches private lessons and works as a freelance musician, performing on flute, piano and organ.; 805-509-4895

Vera Dragicevich – Violin and Piano; Classically trained, Vera teaches students of all ages, including adults and is also certified to teach the Mark O’Connor Violin Method. Contact: (323) 683-4565;