Biography Michele Nardone
Michele is currently teaching String Ensemble Classes at Lunada Bay, Rancho Vista, Dapplegray, Vista Grande, Montemalaga (Block Classes) Schools in Palos Verdes, and Cornerstone at Pedregal Elementry School.
In 1999 Michele Founded the "Michele Nardone School Of Music" which continues today and in 2011 Co Founded the "Palos Verdes Strings" (Music Programs) held at Hesse Park Community Center. Teaching ages 4 to 17 years old, Preparatory Group Violin, Beginning Group Violin & Viola and String Ensemble Levels I & II as well as Advanced Ensemble for Violin, Viola, Cello and String Basses.
In 2012 Michele Nardone became the Founding School and Teacher for the very prestigious "The Royal
Conservatory Of Music" for the Palos Verdes Area. "The Royal
Conservatory of Music", around for over one- hundred years is one of the
largest and most respected music education institutions in the world. Michele's Students received the celebration of Excellence Certificates, awarded to students who have obtained the highest marks on their instrument's performance assessment by level. In honor of the extraordinary accomplishments Michele's Students
have been invited to Perform at the California Celebration of Excellence Recital & Awards Ceremony. The ceremony will be followed by a special reception for Michele's teaching and student "Award Winner's". This is a very special tribute. "The Royal Academy Music Development Program" looks forward in celebrating this impressive milestone for the community.
In 2011 Michele Nardone was asked by Arts Alive to start three schools of Violin and String Ensemble Group Classes. First Lutheran Private School, Saint Catherine's Private School and Navitity Private School in Torrance. The class enrollments are currently at full capacity.
Michele Nardone began formal training as a Violinist at an early age. Her professional studies also included the Viola, Piano and Conducting at The University of Southern California where she received her Bachelor of Music degree in performance, graduating from the Dean's List with numerous scholarship awards in Performance with emphasis in Pedagogy. She also toured with the Teatro Dell'Opera di Roma (The Rome Opera) and The Spoleto Music Festival in Italy. Michele was invited to be the Musical Director of The Ron Reagan, Jr. TV Show on Fox Network. Michele records weekly for millions of viewers world wide. Michele currently records weekly for the Simpson's for (23 years), Family Guy, American Dad and Futurama.
Paralleling her studio work Michele continues teaching Privately from her Studio where she teaches Violin, Viola and Piano to children, adults and special needs students. Michele’s students were invited to perform Chamber Music and Orchestra Concerts at Carnegie Hall and the Walt Disney Concert Hall. Michele is an “Active Teacher” member of the American String Teachers Association, Suzuki of America’s Association (S.A.A.) and member of the Music Teachers Association, South Bay Branch. She has served on the board as Recording Secretary, Executive Secretary and Parliamentarian. Michele is also on the Board of Directors of (E.T.M.) a group founded in New York City in 1991.
Association of the America’s
- Every Child Can!
- Violin Unit 1
- Violin Foundation 1A
- Violin Foundation 1B
- Violin Unit 2
- Violin Unit 3
- Violin Unit 4
- Violin Unit 5
- Violin Unit 6
- Violin Unit 7
- Violin Unit 8 Completed July 2015
Graduation Class (Violin Unit 8) July 2015
Palos Verdes Strings
Violin . Viola . Cello & String Bass