Music Instructor and Teaching Assistant
Ariana Thomas has a B.A in Music with a concentration in Voice from The School of Music at Westminster College in Pennsylvania. Hailing originally from Western Pennsylvania/ Eastern Ohio, she has performed as a featured soloist in choir tours around the United States, as well as in Europe. Ariana has been a part of countless music and theatre companies and productions, including a large variety of plays, musicals, operas, choirs, and solo work. Coming in November, Ariana will be featured in an original Murder Mystery podcast to be aired on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and other mediums. Ariana can be referenced in the original cast in the World Premieres of both Katharina von Bora (opera), as well as A Vaudeville Christmas Carol Extravaganza (play). In addition to a large performance history, Ariana has taught private voice lessons and acting lessons to elementary age through high school children. Ariana is a new resident of Rome with her husband, Joshua. She is beginning her first year at the Montessori School of Rome for the 2021-22 School Year!
Favorite quote from Dr. Maria Montessori:
“There should be music in the child’s environment, just as there does exist in the child’s environment spoken speech.”