TEACHING STAFF AT CRAIG’S
Contact any one of our teachers below and arrange to meet with them at our teaching studio. Lesson days and times vary by the teacher.
Piano: Donna Skiver 419/690-4263
Ms. Skiver teaches all ages and levels with emphasis on jazz, popular and classical styles with over 40 years of teaching experience. She has studied jazz and holds certificates from Sherwood Music School and Capital University (in Suzuki method). Previously, Ms. Skiver taught at Grinnell’s Music Store and LaSalle’s Music Department.
Piano: Andreea Lee 567/288-1926
Ms. Lee started piano at age four in Bucharest, Romania and has been teaching for over 20 years. She has performed a variety of solo and chamber music repertoire in recitals in her home country, Paris, Budapest, Venice, Rome, Vienna, Berlin, Nagoya and Boston. She has won many awards in piano competitions in Romania, Italy, Greece and France. Ms. Lee holds an BA in music from the National University of Music in Bucharest and currently serves as accompanist for the Toledo Choral Society.
Piano: Rosa Kravets 419/654-0552
Ms. Kravets teaches all ages and levels, with 30+ years of experience in the European School of Classical Piano style. She has taught in Toledo for 13 years and holds a Masters in Music from the Music Conservatory in the Ukraine.
Percussion: Paul Nieft, Jr. M.A. 419/376-3765
Paul has over thirty years of experience in teaching percussion (drums, snare drum, drum set and hand drums). He earned his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degrees from the University of Toledo and is a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society. Paul was recognized by Disney Enterprise with their “Disney’s Teacher of the Year” award in 2000. He has recorded hundreds of commercials, jingles and recordings aired in the US, Europe and Japan. Paul is the author of many education articles published in leading musical periodicals and has written four text books in percussion education.