Instrumental and Vocal Department (Guitar, Musicianship)
Classical guitarist, Thomas Flippin, is a graduate of the Yale University School of Music (M.M., A.D.) and the University of Chicago (B.A.). He has performed at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, the American Repertory Theater, the Whitney Museum Biennial et al. Flippin holds a Suzuki certification from the Hartt School of Music. His students have received national gold medals on their guitar examinations and admission to top college conservatories. His teaching philosophy uses tailored methodologies to foster a lifelong love of excellence through music.