Samantha is an experienced teacher, accompanist, and performer.  She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Piano Pedagogy from the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire in 2017.  Samantha has taught private lessons to a wide variety of students in the past five years. She has worked with young children ages 5-8, through adult beginners. Her main focus is to inspire a lifelong love of music and to guide her students to become well rounded musicians. She does not believe in a “one size fits all” style of teaching, and focuses on adapting each lesson to the learning style and interests of the student. “The piano keys are black and white, but they sound like a million colors in your mind”.-Maria Cristina Mena