FACULTY

The Western Spring School of Talent Education and Naperville Suzuki School is proud to have on its faculty fifteen of the country's finest Suzuki educators. Our faculty is comprised of highly trained professional musicians who have committed to Suzuki teaching as their chosen profession.  All faculty have a bachelor’s degree in music performance or music education and are extensively trained in the Suzuki method. Many of our faculty hold the master of music performance degree with emphasis in Suzuki pedagogy.

Edward Kreitman

Director

Violin Faculty

Ryan Caparella

Violin & Viola Faculty

Beth Novak

Violin Faculty

Thomas Wermuth

Violin & Viola Faculty

Nancy Jackson

Assistant Director

Violin & Viola Faculty

Sherri Deroche

Violin Faculty

Maeve O'Hara

Violin Faculty

Janis Wittrig

Violin Faculty

Victoria Szczepaniak

Associate Director

Violin & Viola Faculty

Sally Gross

Cello Faculty

Alex Revoal

Cello Faculty

Melissa Zindel

Pianist & Music Coach

Patrick Connolly

Administrative Director,

Violin Faculty

Emily Mather

Violin Faculty

Sarah Torrenga

Violin Faculty

THE WESTERN SPRINGS SCHOOL OF TALENT EDUCATION

1106 Chestnut Street, Western Springs, IL 60558

​708.246.9309

THE NAPERVILLE SUZUKI SCHOOL

​1313 N. Mill Street, Naperville, IL 60563

708.246.9309

Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy as to Students

West Suburban Suzuki Foundation, Inc. and WSSTE, Inc admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and other school-administered programs.