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Ellington Carthan is a versatile pianist that frequently performs jazz and classical music throughout Baltimore and D.C. Ellington has been teaching for over 7 years, currently instructs over 20 piano students weekly, and aspires to teach music at the collegiate level. Furthermore, he adapts his teaching style to each individual student and designs lesson plans that cater to their various learning styles, interests, and skill levels (beginning through advanced). Ellington is a strong advocate of breaking down musical barriers and encourages his students to explore many genres of music while always continuing to improve technique, sight-reading, and aural skills. Ellington is also a Senior at the University of Maryland Baltimore County where he is completing degrees in Jazz Performance and Music Technology.