Dr. Stephanie Bethea

Dr. Stephanie B.

Sedro Woolley, WA
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Dr. Stephanie delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 5+ and special needs

Teaching since:
1975

What are your dreams and goals for playing flute or piano? Whether playing flute with your school band, accompanying your friends, or just playing for your own enjoyment, I am prepared to make your music dreams a reality! Our Piano Belt and Flute Belt system, similar to Karate belts, provides incentive for moving ahead. Lessons cover solo work from the classical repertoire and student choices, and group playing, which is rewarding and fun. Any age and skill level is welcome -- we progress from where you are to where you want to be.

Please check out my website, deerlandfluteandpiano.com, and my Facebook page, Deerland Flute and Piano. Feel free call (360) 856-2326 anytime, or email sbethea@skagit.edu. I would love to connect with you!

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Experience

College music instructor
Jan 2000 - Present
Skagit Valley College

Currently teaching two years of music theory, ear training, and piano keyboard class, as well as private flute and piano lessons.

Private flute and piano teaching
Jan 1987 - Present
Dr. Stephanie Bethea

Stephanie has extensive flute and piano experience: she is principal flute of the Skagit Symphony and has soloed with them several times, as well as performing in many area events and church services. Stephanie often adjudicates flutists at Solo and Ensemble festivals throughout Washington State. She is piano accompanist for the renowned 130-voice Skagit Valley Chorale. Stephanie has studied with Josiah Thomas, John Wummer, Zart Domburian Eby and Donna Shin. She has been instructing in the Skagit Valley since 1987, and many student reviews are available on request.

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Education

DMA Flute Performance
Sep 2006 - Jun 2008
University of Washington
MCM Flute, Composition and Conducting
Aug 1976 - Jun 1978
Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
BA, honors in music
Sep 1971 - Dec 1974
Smith College

Languages

Bahasa Indonesia
Professional Proficiency
German
Limited Proficiency

Affiliations

Washington Music Teachers Association
Sep 2016

Welcome to the Washington Music Teachers Association (WMTA), a non-profit affiliate of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA). Founded in 1934, over the years WMTA has become a prominent association of independent music teachers from the District of Columbia, Northern Virginia and Suburban Maryland in the pursuit of the highest standards in music instruction.

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Music Teachers National Association
Sep 2016

The MTNA was founded in 1876 with the goal of advancing the value of music study and music-making to society while supporting the careers and professionalism of teachers of music. With nearly 22,000 members in 50 states—and more than 500 local affiliates—the MTNA is the preeminent source for music teacher support, where members embody like-minded values and commitment to their students, colleagues and society as a whole, while reaping the rewards of collaboration, continuity and connection throughout the lifetime of their careers.

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Photos & Videos

10 flutes playing quartets in our recent recital!

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Skagit Symphony soloist: Flute Concerti by Gordeli, Chaminade, Mozart

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Students learn a piano duet by Schubert

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