Areas of Instruction
Clarinet, Saxophone, Piano
MM Peabody Conservatory, Catholic University
Sandra Chappell earned a Master of Music degree in Clarinet at The Peabody Conservatory of Music. She was Principal Clarinetist of the U. S. Naval Academy Band's Concert Band, having performed for Presidents and dignitaries and in the Marching Band where she played clarinet and saxophone. She performed in the Catholic University of America (CUA) Symphony Orchestra for the Pope Francis Mass and the CUA Orchestra at the Kennedy Center. She performs regularly in the Virginia Grand Military Band Concert Series.
Sandra has taught private music lessons for at least 15 years and encourages students to attain their musical goals through individualized teaching and music materials that best fit the students' level and interests. She has worked with area music teachers and helps students attain top ratings in Solo and Ensemble Festival. Her goal is to instill in each student an appreciation for music that will last a lifetime!