| Director /
Instructor, Laura Huffman, developed a passion for music at a very
young age. It was this desire that led Laura to pursue a career
in music. She graduated from TCU with a bachelor's degree in
Piano Performance and a graduate degree in Piano Pedagogy.
Laura's experience ranges from early childhood music to music classes
for adults and is a trained Music Together instructor. She is a
member of Fort Worth Music Teachers Association, Music Teachers
National Association, and Phi Kappa Lambda. Laura teaches all
ages and levels and enjoys sharing her love of music with her students.
| Dr. Carole Bruton has
been teaching piano since 1966. She holds degrees from Otterbein
College, Westerville, Ohio (Bachelor of Music Education), and
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Ft. Worth, Texas (Master of
Music and Doctor of Musical Arts). She has taught public school music,
has maintained a private studio, as well as teaching at several local
colleges. She has been a member of MTNA, TMTA, Forth Worth and
Arlington MTAs and National Guild of Piano Teachers. She serves as
accompanist for local high school students and as adjudicator for local
and regional piano contests and festivals.
| Anna Kim received her
Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance from Mokwon University in Korea.
She also graduated from Indiana University with a Masterís degree in
Piano Performance. She has taught many private students from children
to adults since 2003. Currently, she majors in Piano Pedagogy at TCU
with a love of music and teaching.
| Christine Meng
is a graduate of Texas Christian University with a Masters of Music
degree in Piano Pedagogy. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Music
Education from the University of Delaware. Although mainly a pianist, she is
also a violinist and percussionist. She is also an experienced
accompanist and church pianist. Born and raised in New Jersey, Christine
has been blessed with many performance and teaching opportunities along
the East Coast and is now establishing herself in Texas. With a passion
for teaching, Christine has taught a variety of students, both
privately and in a group setting. Her main goal for her students is to
understand the power of music and how it can change everyday life. Music
is a gift to be shared with all of her students.
| Heather Muskrat has 15 years experience teaching private piano lessons
to children and adults of all ages and levels. She earned a Masters in
Piano Pedagogy from Texas Christian University in 2008 and a Bachelors in
Piano Performance from Baylor University in 2006.
"I have been
playing the piano since before I can remember. Music has been such a big
part of my life, and my goal in teaching is to instill that same love
of music in all of my students."
Heather Muskrat was first introduced
to Music Together while she was in graduate school at TCU. She fell in
love with the program and began teaching classes as soon as she
graduated. She also teaches private piano lessons, and loves sharing her
love of music with children of all ages. She now has two toddler boys
who love singing and dancing along with her, and she hopes to continue
sharing in the joy of Music Together for many years to come.