Celeste has worked with the best in the music business:
Shel Silverstein, songwriter, cartoonist, author (A boy Named Sue, The Cover of the Rolling Stone, The Unicorn Song)
Stan "Doc" Penridge, songwriter, guitarist (Kiss, Beth)
Jay Dee Maness, pedal steel guitarist (Eric Clapton, Tears in Heaven, Buck Owens' Buckaroos, Vince Gill, The Byrds, Gram Parsons)
John Beland, guitarist, vocalist (Linda Ronstadt, Dolly Parton, The Bellamy Brothers, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Ricky Nelson, The Brady Bunch theme)
Steve Duncan, drummer (Emmy Lou Harris, Roger Miller, Carl Perkins, John Denver, The Byrds, Ricky Nelson, The Desert Rose Band)
Mandi Martin, producer, recording artist, singer-songwriter, pinball world record holder (Ricky Nelson, Brian Wilson, Jimmy Buffet, Jan & Dean, Ray Charles)
Andrea Robinson, vocalist (Sister Mary Robert in Sister Act, Queen Athena in The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning, Paul McCartney)
Laura Creamer, vocalist (Bob Seger, Billy Joel, Bruce Hornsby, Glenn Frye, Van Morrison, Kid Rock, Eric Clapton)
Darlene Koldenhoven, vocalist, arranger (Yanni, Sister Act, Clare Fischer)
Frank Willson, producer, BSW and Universal Records (Willie Nelson, Larry Butler, David Frizzell)
Maryann Price, vocalist (The Kinks, Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks, Asleep at the Wheel)
I LOVE music! I have the best job in the world! I get to work with wonderfully talented people of all ages doing something that is a pleasure.
Thanks to all of you who keep me playing!
She’s an amazing teacher! Learned a lot!
Very personable. Celeste explained her program, invited questions and feedback. She gave constructive comments. We had an enjoyable experience. I would recommend Celeste to my friends.
Let's look at your goals and objectives. Let's make it happen!
Parties: Let's create a fun party atmosphere where your guests can really enjoy themselves.
Students: Let's give you the skills you need to play and sing your favorite songs.
Resume Writing: Let's present your skills and experience in the best light. Let's find you your dream job.
Toured the world performing at 5 star hotels. Played the Ritz Carlton,
Queen Mary, Hotel La Jolla, etc.
$55 per hour, $30 per half hour, payable in advance at time of booking. This is for students who pay for the month (4 sessions) up front -- $220 or $120. Single lessons (or trial lessons) are $60 per hour or $35 per half hour.
24 hour notice cancellation policy.
My students usually say we practice "to make perfect" or "to get better". I practice because it's fun! If I can make time to practice, then I have a life filled with music, and that's the life that I love!
1. Performed for Madeleine Albright, the first woman US Secretary of State, John Howard, Prime Minister of Australia, and Kim Dae-Jung, S. Korean President.
2. Worked with Shel Silverstein, Paul Marshall of Strawberry Alarm Clock, Stan "Doc" Penridge of Kiss, John Beland of the Belamy Brothers, Louis Johnson, and many more...
3. Audition and performance preparation
4. Resume and cover letter writing
5. Recording and producing
6. Just having fun learning music!
I was honored to play for the opening of Louise Hay's film "You Can Heal Your Life".
Parties: Look for someone who is professional, but who also can cut loose and create a fun party atmosphere.
Lessons: Look for someone knowledgeable and experienced, but who can also put you at ease and help to open up your instrument. Someone who can evoke your best performance.
Resume Writing: Look for someone who has good marketing skills and knows how to make you look good on paper.
Accompaniment Lessons Arrangement And Composition Lessons Audition Prep Lessons Broadway Singing Lessons Classical Piano Lessons Classical Voice Lessons Country Singing Lessons Ear Training Lessons Gospel Singing Lessons Jazz Voice Classes Music Performance Lessons Music Theory Lessons Musical Theater Classes Opera Voice Lessons Organ Lessons Piano Lessons Singing Lessons Songwriting Classes Vocal Training Lessons Voice Lessons