Music Academy Faculty

Queens Music Academy creates a musical atmosphere in which students of all ages and skill ranges find encouragement to discover and develop their abilities.

Liz Burns, Cello

M.M. in Cello Performance, Winthrop University
B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Carol Edmonds, Piano

B.M., Piano Performance, University of Cincinnati College
M.M. in Piano Pedagogy, University of Hartt School of Music
Certified Suzuki Instructor

Anna-Catherine Fowler, Music TherapyPiano

B.M.in Music Therapy, Queens University of Charlotte; 
Member of the American Music Therapy Association and 
President-Elect of the Music Therapy Association of NC

Mila Gilbody, Violin

B.M., M.M., University of South Carolina, Columbia

Shirley L. Gilpin, Flute

Former member of Charlotte Symphony Orchestra
Oberlin Conservatory
B.M., Hartt College of Music
M.M., Manhattan School of Music

Stacey Surratt, Music Therapist, Board Certified

M.S. in Music Therapy, Radford University
Owner, Roots and Wings Music Therapy. 
Member of American Music Therapy Association and Music Therapy Association of North Carolina

Amy Harris, Piano

B.M., M.M. in Piano Performance, University of Georgia
Trained in Suzuki books I and II

Meg Stanley Johnson

 Meg Stanley Johnson

Meg Stanley JohnsonMusic Therapist, Board Certified

Music Therapy Clinical Coordinator
B.M., Music Therapy and
B.A., Psychology, Queens University of Charlotte
M.M., Colorado State University

John Parks, Guitar

B.M. in Guitar Performance, Berklee College of Music

Constance Rhyne-BrayVoice, Opera

Director of Opera Theatre at Queens
B.M., Wittenberg University
M.M., Florida State University

Leonardo Soto, Percussion

B.A., University of Chile
M.M., Carnegie Mellon University


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