Ella has a passion for all things piano! She has been playing for over twelve years, and enjoys just about every genre imaginable. Her favorite pieces to play range from Jazz to show-tunes, Classical to movie musicals, and everything in between. In performance, Ella plays solos, duets, and has accompanied choirs and congregations across the country. To play is to serve, and Ella wants to help her students understand how their gifts to play can bless others! Ella is incredibly enthusiastic with her students, encouraging them and celebrating every success. Her teaching style includes high expectations, accompanied by high rewards! While bubbly and excited, Ella also works patiently with shy students. Ella will get to know them and build a personal relationship with the students, because she values one on one relationships just as much as covering the material. She cares about making learning positive, and strives to always work lovingly with students no matter what level they’re at. Ella is prepared to help students learn to play the piano at their own pace, and help them achieve goals they set for themselves. Ella will be your biggest fan as you master the piano!