Instrumental and Vocal Department (Guitar, Musicianship)
Classical guitarist Thomas Flippin received a Master’s degree and Artist Diploma from the Yale University School of Music. He studied with Benjamin Verdery and Denis Azabagic. Additional studies were with Sharon Isbin & Manuel Barrueco. Flippin is a certified Suzuki instructor with training at The Hartt School of Music. Flippin’s work has been featured in the NY Times, Classical Guitar Magazine and the Guitar Foundation of America’s journal Soundboard. He has performed in notable venues like the Whitney Museum Biennial, the Kitchen, and the Blue Note Jazz Festival. His students have received scholarships, examination honors, and admission to top college conservatories across the United States.