Meet the Teachers
Alison Dubuc enjoys teaching piano and has been working with beginner through advanced students for 29+ years. Alison also works with our summer music program teaching students about woodwind and brasswind, and percussion instruments as well. Music education is very important to Alison and sharing her knowledge and talents with others is what
she likes to do!
Joel Cooper is a "Rock Star" at Alison's WOM with his guitar and bass instruction. Joel has been teaching guitar for 25+ years and has been at Alison's WOM for 10+ years. Joel is also an active performer with "Joel Cooper Rock Show" "Spank the Monkey" and others. Electric and acoustic venues keep him busy as he performs weekly throughout
the southeast region.
David Pino keeps "beatin'" around at Alison's WOM as the percussion instructor. Dave is from Salem, Massachusetts, a former student of Berkley College of Music, and studied with renowed jazz percussionist, Alan Dawson. As a graduate of the Armed Forces School of Music, Dave spent his 20 year career in both the Army and Navy bands. Dave has 19+ years of teaching, 13 at Alison's!
Norbert Redmond spends time teaching guitar, bass, piano,
and ukuele at Alison's.
Norbert enjoys sharing his
talents as a singer/songwriter and performs his own music locally. Working with students to
"think outside the printed music"
is one of his talents.
Norbert has been teaching
for 5+ years, with two
years at Alison's!