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WVMS Guitar and Piano Summer Recital

Join us at Graves Recital Hall for a program of Absolute Music presented by the guitar and piano students of Whitney and Ventola Music Studios. Absolute Music is a type of instrumental music, such as a sonata or a fugue, that draws no inspiration from or makes no reference to a text, program, visual image, or title. […]

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Spring Event: Metamorphosis

Join us at Whitney and Ventola Music Studios for our Spring event, Metamorphosis –  an afternoon of art, live music, and dance. Roman Sirotin and Jennifer Gordon  will be installing their multimedia paintings and photography in our studio lounge art space for the spring season. Pianist Annalisa Ventola will be performing Metamorphosis 1-5 by Philip […]

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Grand Opening Event Photos

We put together the final touches of the studio last weekend in preparation for our grand opening. Enjoy some new pictures of the space: Mike Chambers of Too Cool Photo installed a small exhibit of his “Columbus Landmarks” collection.  These pieces are available for sale – prices ranging from $35-$75 each. The piano studio features […]

Grand Opening Event November 3rd

We’ve moved the our studios to the Clintonville/Beechwold area and we’re excited to show off our new gallery space, our new studio grand piano, and the talents of our advanced piano and guitar students. We’ve also invited local photographer Mike Chambers of Too Cool Photo to install a collection of photos of Columbus landmarks which […]

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We’re Moving!

Chris and I are expanding our teaching practice and renting a three office suite at 4620 Indianola Avenue.  We will be moving all of our teaching hours from our Maize Road home to the new studio location starting September 3, 2013.  The new studio is less than a five minute drive from our house on […]

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Techniques of Impressionism Concert

Just a few weeks ago, a few of the piano students of Annalisa Ventola presented a summer concert/lecture on the techniques of Impressionism at Graves Piano and Organ on Karl Road (Columbus, Ohio). Throughout the concert, students and concert attendees learned about such turn of the century compositional techniques as writing with modes, displaced harmonies, […]