Beth has taught at Music Land since July 2006 and has performed all styles of music on all woodwinds with flute being her main concentration. Beth began her career in music in the Harford County Public School music program and continued her studies at Harford Community College and Towson University. She has earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Performance and Education from the University of Maryland and a Master of Music Degree in Flute Performance from the University of Delaware. She has studied with Dolly Reinhardt, Sara Nichols, Glenn Cashman, Lisa Cella, and Eileen Grycky.
Beth is a recipient of the William Humbert Memorial Scholarship and Veile Scholarship as a Towson student. She has 19 years of combined classroom and studio teaching experience. Currently she works as a music specialist for HCPS and as a judicator for various instrumental competitions for CCPS. Beth is also an employee of Music Land, helping customers and contributing to the daily operations of the store.
Beth has played with the Bel Air Community Band, Towson University Flute Ensemble, Wind Quintet, Orchestra, Symphonic Band and Jazz Ensemble as an undergraduate. She performed with Early Music Ensemble at UMBC and Chamber Orchestra and Orchestra at Delaware University. She is also a guest player with the Hank Levy Legacy Band. Beth continues to perform in church services, jazz ensembles, and rock bands in the Baltimore area. She is also a member of the Flute Society of Washington.
Her students have excelled in both county and state competitions, solo and ensemble festivals, band, orchestra, and jazz band. Her students have also performed in various festivals, farmers markets, charity events, retirement homes and annual recitals.