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Find a Teacher

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra would like to make finding a teacher easier for students of all ages. Listed below are those ASO musicians who have requested to be listed on the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra's website. This is not a complete list of those ASO musicians who teach, and the ASO does not recommend one group of teachers over the other, nor certify that each teaching relationship will be the best one for you or your child. A productive student/teacher relationship takes place over time and must include a frank and honest discussion of student and teacher goals and objectives.

ASO Musicians: Please email the ASO Operations Manager if you would like to be added/removed from this list or to update your information.


Kiril Laskarov
(501) 944-6557

Drew Irvin

Sandy McDonald
(501) 350-7381
Suzuki and Traditional Violin

Tatiana Kotcherguina
(501) 590-7702

Ryan Mooney
(501) 650-2105

Tom McDonald
(501) 580-5601

Magdalena Ryszkowski
(501) 352-6014

Algis Stackevicius
(501) 590-5117

Charlotte Crosmer
(501) 269-2738


Kater Reynolds
Teaches at UCA, Fuller MS, Mills HS, and at home.

Karen Griebling
Limited openings in studio

Tatiana Kotcherguina
(501) 590-7702

Ryan Mooney
(501) 650-2105

Tom McDonald
(501) 580-5601


David Gerstein

Rafael Leon
Cell: (501) 519-3785

Ethan Young
(630) 336-3597


Barron Weir
(816) 797-1475



Carolyn Brown

Barry McVinney
(501) 223-2574
Cell (501) 343-6189


Lorraine Duso Kitts
(501) 548-0284


Kelly Johnson


Susan Bell Leon
(501) 663-2680


Barry McVinney
(501) 223-2574
Cell (501) 343-6189



David Renfro
(501) 551-5300

Brent Shires
(501) 450-5768
Cell (501) 472-3350
Faculty at UCA and MTNA nationally certified


Dick Jorgensen
(870) 972-3773
Based in Jonesboro, AR.

Carl Mason
Teaches all brass instruments. Based in Hoxie, AR.


Michael Underwood
(501) 569-3301


Ed Owen
(870) 926-0622
Also teaches euphonium. Based in Jonesboro, AR and Bryant, AR.


Alisa Coffey
(703) 606-0769

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