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. […]
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 […]
I’ve recently made a video performing a piece I composed sometime in the early/mid 90’s. It’s an exploration of movement in fifths. I made the video at Whitney and Ventola Studios where I give guitar lessons in the Clintonville, Beechwold and Worthington area of Columbus. -Chris W
Whitney and Ventola Music Studios is proud to host a dual event in our space this January 5, 2014 from 2-5pm. Following on the heels of their successful Kickstarter Campaign, the studio will be hosting a CD release party for Christopher Whitney’s Rockin’ Trio‘s five song Rock and Roll EP with a monster movie theme. The […]
Are you gifting someone with a piano or guitar this Christmas? You can also give the gift of music tutoring at Whitney and Ventola Music Studios. We have gift certificates available for purchase. Contact us for more information.
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 […]
Our grand opening was a smashing success! The student performances were fantastic and Mike Chambers’ photo exhibit was a hit. We look forward to keeping our studio alive with music. Sign up for music lessons today, all ages and skill levels are encouraged.
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]