Meet our instructors

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Lori Ann Strunk-Olock

After Graduating from The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Lori Ann made her Broadway debut in the role of Amneris in Elton Johns Aida.  Other credits include National and European tours of Grease! (Sandy) and Hair (Sheila).  Lori Ann has participated in many New York City benefit concerts, including Rockers On Broadway, A Promise of Hope, and Pippin.  She was featured in Monday Nights New Voices at the Duplex, Songbird: The music of Eva Cassidy and Guilty Pleasures and the New York Musical Theatre Festival.   

 

Susan Koss

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Susan has been a general music teacher for the past 15 years at the SF 5/6 center and she is also the director of the 6th grade chorus.  She has a B.A. in Music Ed. from Immaculata College with a major concentration in voice and a minor in piano. Susan also has a M.A. in Education in Tech Ed. from Rosemont College.  She has sung with the Bill Koss Combo, and for 18 years was a piano instructor at Jaworski’s Music Centre. For the past 37 years she has been the choir director for Holy Ghost Church in Phoenixville. Many years ago she performed with The Methacton Community Theatre in the lead role (Daisy Mae) in Li’l Abner and she also starred as Glinda in The Wizard of Oz.  She is very excited to work for Lori, and get back in touch with her vocal and piano skills and sharing that with many new students.