Rachel studied at Shenandoah Conservatory where she received her B.M. in Music Education with a performance certificate in French Horn. While attending Shenandoah Conservatory, Rachel received a minor in piano and voice. Currently, Rachel teaches for Montgomery County Public Schools as a music teacher for a special needs school focusing on guitar ensemble, band/orchestra, and chorus.
For the past 9 years, Rachel has taught brass lessons, piano lessons, brass and voice chamber ensembles, and percussion ensembles. No matter the classroom, Rachel’s private lesson style is tailored to the learning pace of the student and the musical interests of the student. Lessons focus on fundamentals, methods book(s), songs, and student’s music from school or personal interests.