WCM at Kettle Moraine
Sign up for lessons with world-class musicians
Get a jump-start on WSMA competition, work on your ensemble pieces, or try something new!
Build your skill with expert teachers who have performed at Carnegie Hall, with our hometown Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, and more!
Online and in-person lessons are open to all members of the community – all ages and experience levels welcome.
Register today to get a jump start on school band and orchestra, prepare for auditions, or just have fun. Hurry – lesson times are limited and will fill quickly!
A PARTNERSHIP WITH
AGES: All Ages (Kids, Teens, Adults)
LOCATION: Kettle Moraine High School (Online lessons available)
INSTRUMENTS, INSTRUCTORS, & SCHEDULES
George Teague, Cello
MM – Chicago College of Performing Arts
George teaches private lessons and also in the Suzuki Strings program. George’s teaching strongly revolves around Dr. Suzuki’s philosophy that “Every Child Can!” It is this belief that every person possesses the ability to play beautiful, satisfying music. An accomplished performer, George has held principal seats in numerous orchestras, including the CCPA Symphony and NAU Symphony Orchestra, as well a cello section member of the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra.
George’s Fall 2021 Kettle MOraine Availability
Fridays from 4:30pm — 7:00pm
Leah Keller, Voice
M.M. – Carthage College
Leah Keller teaches private lessons and also teaches general music through Conservatory Connections. Leah specializes in classical and musical theatre vocal pedagogy. Outside of WCM, Leah is a Milwaukee based actor, choreographer, and youth dance and theatre Instructor. Leah was recently announced as the Region III winner of the ATHE/KCACTF Prize for Innovation, awarded to a graduate student displaying outstanding and innovative work. Leah believes that teachers are the guides to help bring agency, creativity, and inspiration to their students.
Leah’s spring 2022 Kettle MOraine Availability
Wednesdays from 2:45pm — 8:00pm
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Meet Our Teachers
The heart of the Conservatory is our faculty, consisting of over 100 teaching artists. We build on the legacy of dedicated and talented musicians who have learned, studied and worked here before us for well over a century.
Tuition & Payment Plans
Thanks to our partnership with the KM School District & KM Community Education, the Conservatory is able to offer KM families a resident discount of up to $90 per semester. Enrollment is ongoing on a first-come, first-served basis. Lesson packages that begin mid-semester will be pro-rated for the remaining weeks.
KM Residents (2 – 16 weeks) – $35/lesson
Non-Residents (2 – 16 weeks) – $38.46/lesson
KM Residents (2 – 16 weeks – piano only) – $36/lesson
Non KM Residents (2 – 16 weeks – piano only) – $39.46/lesson
Payment plans are available for families who wish to split their payments into monthly amounts over the course of the academic year. The initial payment is due at the time of registration and, following that, autopayments will be applied to a credit card on the first of each month.