Staff

Our team of highly qualified and motivated teachers aim to enhance your child's love of music and endeavour to develop each student's individual musical potential. It is the policy of CSM to employ teachers who satisfy the requirements of the Garda Vetting Board. All CSM's teaching staff have Garda Clearance Certificates and are re-vetted bi-annually in line with Garda Policy.

To view the profile of any teacher. simply hover your mouse over the photo

Principal / Director

Eileen Brogan the School Director, has been involved in music education for over 30 years, originally working as a private teacher. A music examiner at the Royal Irish Academy of Music for many years, she held the post of Senior Music Examiner there from 2004-2006. She lectured in curriculum music at St. Patrick's College, Drumcondra, Dublin from 2002-2012 and lectures in Music Appreciation for Forás Eireann since 2000. She completed a Masters Degree in music at Dublin City University in 2005, obtaining a first class honours degree. Eileen holds an Honours Music Degree (B.Mus.) with the Open University, and both Associate and Licentiate Diplomas in piano with the Royal Irish Academy of Music (LRIAM), the Leinster School of Music (LLSM) and Trinity College London (LTCL). 

Eileen

 It is CSM's strict policy that all teaching staff have Garda Clearance Certificates

and are re-vetted tri-annually in line with Garda Policy Regulations. 

CSM Teaching Staff

Mini Music Academy Staff - Early Music Teaching Specialists

Ms. Eileen Brogan B.Mus Dip.Mus MA LTCL LRIAM LLSM Ms. Edwina Hopkinson BA BMus
Ms. Krisztina Bartha BA(Mus) Ms Anna Abramochkina BMus
Ms. Antoinette Kenna GDip LSMD (Mus. Ed.) Ms Orla Birkett (BMus)
Ms. Anna Melescik BMus  
   

 

Academic Teaching Staff

Specialists in preparation for Musicianship / Theory (Prep. to Senior Certificate, Junior Certificate, Leaving Certificate, Grad. Dip. Riam. Syllabi: RIAM, ABRSM, TCL.

Mr. Nicholas Gregory BMus(Perf) ATCL LTCL

Mr. Mauricio Flores Vargas BMus HDip.(Sound Prod/Eng)

Mr. Chris Colloton Dip. Jazz Perf. (NMC)

Ms. Anna Melescik BMus

Mr. Brendan Finan BMus MA (Comp)

Mr. Mihaly Magyarics B.Mus. (Perf)

Ms. Gertie Ryan BA (Mus)  MA ALCM LLCM 

Ms. Sarah Dalton BMus Grad.Dip.Ed.

Ms. Rachel Reid BMus MA

Mr. Stevie Darragh BMus ALCM LVCL

Mr. Ronan Tierney BA (NCAD) BMus MA (Comp)

Ms. Éira McDermott BMus ARIAM Dip

Ms. Anna Lewkowska BMus (Perf)

Ms. Emma Tataru BMus MDDip

Ms. Edwina Hopkinson BA(Bimm) BA (Mus)

Ms. Orla Birkett BMus

Mr. Varazdat Khachatryan BMus MMus (Perf) MMus (Repetiteur) GradDip (Perf) (PhD)

Mr. Joseph Boyle (LTCL)

 Ms Cristina Ryan BMus MA (Perf)

Ms Raimonda Zalisauskaite BMus (MA)

   
   

Keyboard Faculty

Piano Teaching Staff

Ms. Eileen Brogan BMus DipMus MA LTCL LRIAM LLSM Mr. Joseph Boyle (LTCL)
Ms. Éira McDermott BMus ARIAM Ms. Rachel Reid BMus MA (Perf)
Ms. Anna Melescik BMus Ms. Gertie Ryan BA (Mus)ALCM LLCM MA
Ms. Roisin NÍ Bhriain BMus MMus (Perf) LTCL Mr. Brendan Finan BMus MA (Comp)
Ms. Krisztina Bartha BA (Mus)  Ms Cristina Ryan BMus MA (Perf)
Mr. Jonathan Johnston BPhil Mr. Ronan Tierney BA (NCAD) BMus MA (Comp)
Ms. Anna Lewkowska BMus (Perf) Mr. Nicolaus Gregory BMus (Perf) ATCL LTCL
Ms. Sarah Dalton BMus Grad Dip Ed Ms. Orla Birkett (BMus)
Ms. Rachel Reid BMus MA  Ms Raimonda Zalisauskaite BMus (MA)
 Mr. Varazdat Khachatryan BMus MMus(Perf) Grad Dip(Perf) MMus (Repetiteur)  
   

 

String Faculty

Violin and Viola Teaching Staff

Ms. Klara Janu BMus (Classical Perf) BMus (Jazz Perf)  Mr. Nicolaus Gregory BMus (Perf) ATCL LTCL
Mr. Mihaly Magyarics B.Mus.(Perf) Ms. Francesca di Nardi (MA Perf)
 Ms Cristina Ryan BMus MA (Perf)  

Guitar Teaching Staff

Mr. Stevie Darragh BMus ALCM LVCL  Mr. Ronan Tierney BA (NCAD) BMus MA (Comp)
Mr. Mauricio Flores Vargas BMus H Dip (Sound Prod/Eng) Ms. Edwina Hopkinson B.A., B.A.Mus.
Mr. Chris Colloton Dip. Jazz Perf. (NMC)  

Ukulele 

Chris Colloton Dip. Jazz Perf. (NMC)

Mr. Stevie Darragh BMus ALCM LVCL 

Mr. Mauricio Flores Vargas BMus HDip (Sound Prod/Eng)

Drums

Chris Colloton Dip. Jazz Perf. (NMC)

Woodwind Faculty

Recorder Teaching Staff

Ms. Rachel Reid BMus MA (Perf)  Ms. Sarah Dalton BMus Grad Dip Ed
Mr. Antonello D'Orazio B.Mus. MA (Sax Perf)  

Flute Teaching Staff

Ms. Roisin Ní Bhriain B.Mus. LTCL  Mr. Antonello Dorazio BMus MA (Sax Perf) 
   

Oboe Teaching Staff

Ms. Sarah Dalton BMus Grad Dip Ed

Saxophone and Clarinet Teaching Staff

Mr. Antonello Dorazio BMus MA (Sax Perf)

Vocal Faculty

Ready-Steady-Sing! Choir Conductor (7-12 Yrs) & Music Theatre Group

Ms. Anna Abramochkina BMus

Voice & Music Theatre Teaching Staff

Ms. Rachel Reid BMus MA (Perf)  Ms. Anna Abramochkina BMus
   

School Admin Team

Ms. Felicity Moran, Ms. Eileen Brogan, Ms. Edwina Hopkinson

Mr. Patrick Brogan (Accounts)

Child Protection and Health and Safety Officer 

Ms. Eileen Brogan BMus DipMus MA LTCL LRIAM LLSM

 It is CSM's strict policy that all teaching staff have Garda Clearance Certificates and are re-vetted every 3 years in line with Garda Policy Regulations