Our Music Instructors
First Academy of Music of First Presbyterian Church provides high-quality musical instruction in a Christian environment for students of all ages and levels of skill. Vocal and instrumental lessons are available with the finest teachers who hold degrees and are experienced in their area of instruction. Instructors include professional educators, church musicians, symphony players, and active performers. Our desire is to nurture your musical interest and ability so that you will enjoy the benefits of music making for the rest of your life.
Meet Our Program Director
Thom is the organist, pianist, and Associate Director of Sacred Arts for First Presbyterian Church and was recently appointed Director of First Academy of Music. He is also a collaborative pianist with the Naples Philharmonic Chorale and continues to maintain his New Jersey–based piano studio virtually. As a long-time piano instructor, he strives for a comfortable studio in which his students are free to be expressive, laugh, enjoy music, and grow in their technique and repertoire.