ABOUT

Allison Riley, MMT, MT-BC

So excited for my piano and music therap

Owner of Artistic Elements LLC

Allison is the owner of Artistic Elements LLC which provides music lessons and therapy to children and adults throughout Mercer and  Bucks County. Allison began piano lessons at a young age and transitioned to French horn in 4th grade, which remained her primary instrument throughout the years. She holds a BA in Music Education from Rowan University and MM in Music Therapy from University of Miami. 

 

Along with raising two young toddlers, teaching music, and managing Artistic Elements LLC, Allison also provides Photography Services throughout the area. She enjoys taking family, lifestyle, outdoor, and city & street photography. Allison is open to trying any style and is excited to learn and grow as she works with more and more clients.

Patrick Hamill, MT-BC

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Piano, Guitar, Percussion, & Music Therapy

Pat has been an avid drummer since the age of 7. He received his BA in Music Therapy from Temple University and is a board-certified music therapist. He provides both music therapy and music lessons to children and adults of various ages and abilities. He teaches piano, guitar, percussion, and provides adapted music lessons  throughout Bucks county.

Richard Ehelebe, MT-BC

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Guitar, Piano, Music Therapy

Richard received his Bachelor's degree in Guitar Performance from Rowan University. Additionally, Richard completed a Certificate of Music Therapy. Richard enjoys helping each student determine and accomplish their unique goals while making the experience of learning music enjoyable and fun. In addition to providing music therapy, Richard teaches guitar, ukulele, piano, and beginner violin lessons in Mercer and Bucks County. 

Jodie Kelly, MT-BC

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Violin, Piano, Voice, Guitar & Music Therapy

Jodie Kelly is a Board-Certified Music Therapist, and she has obtained her Bachelor's Degree in music therapy at Temple University. Jodie has also worked as a music teacher for twelve years, teaching piano, guitar, violin, voice, and music theory to children and adults of all ages. As a music therapist, Jodie has worked with clients with various diagnoses, including physical, cognitive, and behavioral concerns. Jodie enjoys sharing the gift of music to anyone who seeks it. She provides music therapy as well as piano, voice, guitar, and violin lessons throughout Bucks county.

Timothy DelCollo

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Piano, Music Theory

Timothy started to play piano, as a young teenager, at Settlement School of Music, in Philadelphia. He earned his bachelors degree in music theory at Temple University, while studying piano under Dr. Mikhail Yanovitsky. Before his time at Temple, he studied piano with Kim Barrosso at Rutgers University. Tim is now a masters student at Temple, studying composition under professor Jan Krsywicki. He has composed for the acclaimed string trio, Sound Energy. Recently, his work has been performed by the Temple Youth Orchestra, as part of a collaboration project, at the Trinity Church in Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia. Timothy believes that composition is essential while studying music theory, as it enables students to understand voice leading and harmony, as well as applies the practice of notation. Residing in Bucks County, Timothy teaches piano and music theory.

Gregory Grasty

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Piano & Saxophone

Greg is a freelance musician and private piano and saxophone teacher in the Bucks County and Philly area. Greg received an Associate of Music degree from Bucks County Community College and has been instructing students of all ages in both piano and saxophone for over 5 years. While Greg is proficient in both Classical and Jazz, his main goal as a teacher is to encourage students to pursue their musical interests in any genre.  Greg provides piano and saxophone lessons in Bucks County.

Anna Matone

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Piano & Voice

Anna is a student at Westminster Choir College of Rider University. Anna has been involved in many choral ensembles such as  Westminster Williamson Voices and Jubilee Singers. Additionally, Anna has performed at Carnegie Hall, The Kimmel Center, and the Lincoln Center. At some point, she plans to earn her degree in Arts Administration to give a voice to all arts programs in schools. She enjoys meeting new students and showing them the language of music. She teaches voice and beginner piano in Mercer and Bucks County.

Wade Shiley

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Piano

Wade is a pianist, private piano teacher, and a college student. He has been playing piano since he was 8 years old. Additionally, Wade has studied jazz piano at Settlement Music School and played percussion in the Youth Orchestra of Bucks County. Wade currently studies at Cairn University and will graduate with his Bachelors in Music Education in the fall of 2022. He has a passion to teach others and share his love for music in the Bucks and Montgomery County areas.

Noah Williams

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Piano, Music Composition, Voice

Noah Williams is a graduate of Westminster Choir College of Princeton New Jersey.  He studied as a double major in both music composition and piano with a concentration in voice.  During his undergraduate performance studies, Noah has collaborated and performed with community and symphony orchestras such as the Philadelphia Philharmonic, Princeton Community Orchestra, and renowned pedagogues and performers Paul Barnes, and Phyllis Lehrer to name a few.  As a composer, he was the protégé of various professional and well-accomplished composers in the field.  His compositional and musical style range from classical crossover to alternative rock/pop and in his career, has composed an entire 12 song set based on the greek zodiac entitled “Star Child”.  In his current musical endeavors, Noah is an active freelance musician writing and performing for weddings and additionally working as a commissioned composer for school ensembles and other various artistic projects.  Noah has worked as a private instructor for 3 years and has taught institutionally for 1 year.  Future plans for Noah include expanding his studio and performing and collaborating with studio recording artists and songwriters.