An active performer and teacher, Kathleen Ellingson recently earned her Master of Music degree at the University of Southern California studying with Jim Walker, and completed her Bachelor of Music Degree at the Manhattan School of Music, studying with Linda Chesis. In her 9 years of experience, Kathleen has taught all ages from elementary school students to adult amateurs. Kathleen worked with countless young musicians in church groups, schools, and community non-profits, including The Harmony Project in Los Angeles, CA. In addition to working with the music in these groups, Kathleen taught music theory to students of all levels. Teaching children is a priority for Kathleen, and received her official Suzuki training to gather as many skills as possible in working with students.