Meet the Cardon Team

Cardon Teachers are experienced performers who will educate, motivate and keep you accountable, whatever your personal goals may be. We encourage, educate, and inspire mindful progress. Your teacher will help you incorporate new ideas, structure and improve your regular home practice, and surpass even your own expectations.
Allen Thompson

Allen Thompson

VOICE & PIANO

A well-rounded teacher, Allen Thompson works with all styles of singing from a place of calm, careful logic. Allen is equally skilled coaxing nervous beginners out of their shell as he is helping polished professionals...

Kate Lanagan

Kate Lanagan

VOICE

A versatile singer and communicator, Kate Lanagan has spent the last decade honing her teaching style and studying all styles of vocal music, from classical and Broadway to jazz, pop/rock and r&b.

Darnell Roulhac

Darnell Roulhac

VOICE

A frequent performer and constantly evolving learner, Darnell is currently pursuing his Master of Music in Contemporary and Commercial Voice. A supportive presence, Darnell is a wonderful instructor...

Evelyn Lee

Evelyn Lee

PIANO

Ms. Evelyn Lee is a warm, supportive teacher, who enjoys working with students of all levels and ages. Evelyn believes that anyone can play the piano...

Francisco Quintero

Francisco Quintero

GUITAR & BASS

A graduate of both Berklee College of Music and Northern Illinois University, Francisco is an active performer in the thriving jazz scene of Washington, D.C...

Kathy Chen

Kathy Chen

PIANO

Kathy Chen is dedicated to sharing her passion for music through teaching and performing. Her studies have taken her from Wilfrid Laurier University in Canada, to...

All Ages. All Styles. All Abilities.

We work with musicians and singers of all ages, backgrounds, level of ability and customize our instruction for each and every student based on their goals and preferences. Cardon Teachers provide a reliable foundation of skills and artistic coaching as appropriate to your preferred genre of music.

Classical

Broadway

Jazz and R&B

Pop and Rock

Ready to reach your musical goals?