Gerald Ives

Certified Private Instructor

I have a Master degree in theory and composition with a minor in piano performance. I have studied with two internationally recognized composer, and have my composition performed in the USA and Europe. I am currently a professor and director of performing arts at a local college in South western NY.


My goal through my teaching is to ensure that students have a better understanding and appreciation of this art form. I incorporate all areas of music to my teachings ensuring a balance in technique and appreciation.