Rob – Director
Rob has been teaching piano, guitar and voice since 1994, and is a founding member and Director of Imagine Arts. He is a graduate of Hampshire College, where his studies focused on music and child psychology. Rob helped develop the Imagine Arts program with the belief that students will flourish in their studies if they feel engaged and inspired in the process of learning.
He has also lived in Los Angeles and Nashville, working as a producer, performer and songwriter. Rob works with students in many genres, but his favorite ones to teach are classical and classic rock ‘n’ roll.
Sonya is one of the original founders of Imagine Arts, involved in its creation in 2002. She taught piano and dance to Imagine Arts students for many years, and over time developed an interest in studying and teaching yoga as well. Sonya completed both her RYT 200 and RYT 500 level certification, and now teaches […]
Jackie started playing piano at the age of 4 and never looked back, continuing her piano studies up through her graduation at the University of Georgia. After earning her degree in Piano Performance she began teaching voice and piano in 2012. Jackie has competed in the Idyllwild Chamber Festival for several years, as well as in […]
Dara is not only an inspiring voice and piano teacher, she’s also an international recording artist born and raised in Georgia. She began her classical training in piano at the age of three and specializes in working with singers and students interested in jazz piano. Dara has performed around the world and at legendary venues […]
Heather earned her 200-hour RYT certification in classical yoga from Kashi Atlanta in 2007, and has been teaching in a wide range of settings to diverse populations and age ranges ever since. She currently works as an instructor for an outdoor education organization where she leads classes (including yoga on land and water) in some of Atlanta’s loveliest […]
Ricky’s been teaching music with Imagine Arts since 2013. He attended Kennesaw State University as a math major, and also recently graduated the Joel Katz Music Business program. He has been providing drum and guitar instruction for over three years, and is also a performer active in the local music scene. He plays and teaches […]
Brian is a lifelong visual artist and professional guitarist. He developed a love for both arts very early on in his life & never stopped building on these crafts. Brian was self taught at an early age, then later went on to study classical, jazz & music theory at Atlanta Institute of Music which subsequently […]
Alyse graduated Cum Laude from Troy University with a Bachelor of Music Education degree in 2007. She has been a band director in several middle and high schools as well as serving as a clinician, brass and woodwind instructor, private lesson instructor and general music teacher to students of all ages and ability levels. Alyse […]
Jayne earned her Bachelor’s of Music from Hastings College, NE in 2012 and her Master of Arts in Music Education with an emphasis in Vocal pedagogy from Teachers College, Columbia University in New York City in 2015. She has studied piano since age 8 and voice since age 14. She has been guiding students of […]
Mitch started playing guitar when he was 14 years old. While learning songs, theory, technique and writing original material he decided to take things more seriously and attend the Atlanta Institute of Music for guitar performance in 2016. He has played in his own original bands, a bagpipe band where he wrote and performed his […]