St Timothy Music Academy
St. Timothy offers music lessons as a ministry to provide private music instruction for members of
St. Timothy as well as their friends, family, and the surrounding community. We provide weekly lessons on piano, guitar, voice, organ, beginning violin and trumpet lessons for all ages.
Lessons are:
$25 per lesson for one student/instrument (billed monthly)
$20 per lesson for each additional student (billed monthly)
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Our instructors:
Judy Cordes: Teaches piano and beginning violin

Judy Cordes is a retired CFISD orchestra director.  She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Instrumental Music Education from the University of Texas at Austin, where she began her violin & viola teaching career with the String Project on the UT campus.  Judy began studying piano in second grade from Mrs. Oler in Dallas, Texas, and has been using her piano training since college in various capacities:  public education in the classroom, accompanying soloists for competitions, private studio teaching, and in worship as service to our gracious and loving Lord Jesus.

Craig Harmann: Teaches piano, voice and trumpet
Craig is the Minister of Music and Celebration at St. Timothy. He has taught many students in piano, voice, guitar, organ, trumpet, saxophone and clarinet lessons. 
Craig has his degree from Concordia University in Seward, Nebraska, and has directed choirs of all ages. He is a pastor’s kid and grew up around church music, but loves all kinds of music. He has studied voice, organ, piano and trumpet under many instructors, was an alternate to the Wisconsin All-State Choir for his Senior year of high school.
Craig loves teaching as it helps pour back into students what was poured into him as a student. He enjoys seeing his students find joy and success in making music.
Nancy Hartman: Teaches piano
Nancy Hartman has her Master of Music in piano performance.  She has experience teaching all ages – from children to adults, which includes teaching piano at college level, in summer music camp (Univ of Illinois), accompanying, and maintaining private piano studio in her home for 25+ years.   She loves to teach – and to share the joy of music-making with her students!
Korinne Krolow: Teaches piano
Korinne Krolow is a graduate of University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, in Music, Art and Business Administration.  Piano being one of her passions, her experience includes teaching a large studio of traditional and Suzuki piano students in Minneapolis, MN prior to moving to Houston to continue with teaching and accompanying.  Her belief is that learning the piano should be fun, and that everyone is a better person for knowing how to play.  An avid bicyclist, trail hiker and mother of 3, Korinne currently resides in  Prestonwood Forest,  where she is frequently seen in area schools accompanying students during band functions and required events . 

Mike Barrows: Teaches guitar Mike Barrows earned a bachelors of  Music in Guitar Performance from the University of St. Thomas in Houston.  He has had a passion for music his entire life which began at the age of 6,  in the form of piano lessons from his mother,  a Master Organist.  Mike began playing the guitar in 9th grade and quickly developed a connection with the instrument.  After learning from friends and teaching himself through books and by ear for a few years he began taking lessons formally at age 17. Mike has played in and been the leader of blues bands, classic rock cover bands, jazz bands and duos and has performed solo as well taking freelance gigs such as weddings, funerals, company parties etc., throughout the past 17 years.  He has also played in worship bands at various churches in Houston and is currently the guitarist in the worship band at Emmaus Road church in Katy, TX.   Mike has been teaching privately for 14 years and has taught at Guitar Center in Katy, Tx for the past 5 years.  He has a passion for teaching guitar and has taught hundreds of students of all skill levels from beginner through advanced and all ages from 7 years old to adults.  He also teaches beginner piano lessons to children and adults. Mike is ready to help you start your musical journey, or help you rediscover your passion for music and continue to grow as a musician.