About Me

I graduated from Roosevelt High School 1974, Southeastern University, Lakeland Florida 1978 B.A in Music Education K-12, Vocal and Instrumental and a JX endorsement.

I own Sylvia’s Music Studio, a home based business where I teach piano, voice, violin and music theory. I also am a teacher at Cameron’s Music in Livonia, previous teacher at La Prima Music, Southgate; Town and Country Music, Lincoln Park; and Wurlitzer Music (now Southland Music) for 16 years.


Member of: St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Dearborn Heights, Michigan, where I am under the direction of Maestro Goslin and am a member of the choir, soloist, and play or sing in duets, trios vocal and instrumental. I perform with GIPC and Parker Chorale, under the direction of Dr. James Parker during the Lenten season.

Former member of: Vocal Arts Ensemble of Michigan 14 years, under the direction of the late Sir Charles Whitmore. Seaway Chorale for 22 years, St. Thomas Lutheran Church, choir  accompanist 2000-2005. Silver Strings Dulcimer Society
perform occasionally.

Other interests: Chamber Music, Renaissance, Opera, Chopin, Debussy, Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Tallis, Gibbons, Faure, Shaw, Du Prez

Previous experience President Women’s Ministries 5 years

Over 35 years experience working with children

Enjoy walking, gardening and reading.

Christian and avid student of the Bible, which has served as my compass through life.

Love teaching, singing and playing violin and piano.