Faculty Photo

Executive Director, Michael Alstad, with his trumpet student at the 2013 Honors Recital.
© William Stickney

Our distinguished teaching artists are some of the best teachers and performers in the Seattle area, with training at some of the world’s finest music institutions:

  • Berklee College of Music
  • Cornish College of the Arts
  • Peabody Conservatory
  • Rice University‚Äôs Shepherd School of Music
  • Sawai Koto Academy (Tokyo)
  • St. Petersburg-Leningrad Conservatory
  • The Royal Danish Academy of Music
  • University of North Texas

To learn more about each teaching artist, click on their name for their bio.

Faculty Members

Faculty Resources

If you're a current faculty member of Music Center of the Northwest, the following are a few commonly requested forms now available for download.

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Administrative Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 10 am - 8 pm
Sat & Sun:          Closed

901 North 96th Street, Seattle, WA 98103
Mailing address: PO Box 30757, Seattle, WA 98113
(206) 526-8443 phone
office@mcnw.org email