Our Teachers    

Music Director 


Justin Womble (Guitar, Bass, Keyboards, Digital Recording, Voice, Drum, Composition) is an award-winning songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Raleigh, North Carolina who has over 18 years of experience in the industry. He is currently a guitar and piano instructor at Cary School of Creative Arts, and fronts the popular Raleigh original rock band, Modena.  Justin has also performed with members of legendary groups, such as Lynyrd Skynyrd, Cry of Love, Skid Row, Great White, Styx, and more. Justin has been an instructor with Summer Quest for 8 years, and enjoys cooking and woodworking in his spare time.

Justin Womble
Dina Altum

Piano, Voice, Composition

Denarius Thomas

Piano, Voice, Drums, Guitar, Recording, Composition

Eric Okamoto

Percussion: Holds 9 world records

"The World Fastest Drummer"  

Chris Visi

Guitars, piano, drums, voice, digital recording and composition

Tom Hutchison

Piano, Voice, Composition, Illustration, Fine Arts

Kris Whitenack

Piano, Voice, Drums

Chelsea Abad 


Philip Oja
Christine Lane
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Sahara Smith

Voice , Piano

Violin, Piano

Voice , Piano , Songwriting

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Scarlett Dobbs

Drums, Piano, Voice

Elijah Melanson

Guitars, 12 String Guitar, Piano, Bass, Voice, Drums, Saxophone, Clarinet, Composition

Fine Arts , Anime . Manga

Eddie Chin

Fine Arts, Adult Painting Class, Homeschool Math, Science, Writing

Maria Young
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Ben Chadwick 

Fine Arts , Photography, Piano, Woodwinds, Brass, Drums

Kristin Schiffman

Fine Arts, Illustration

Dustin Painter
Piano,  Guitar, Brass, Woodwinds
Gabrielle Whitten 

Violin, Piano

Keaton Lusk

Piano, Voice, Drums,Guitar,

Rock Band

Voice , Piano

Carolyn Mitchell

Piano, Voice, Guitar, Brass, Woodwinds, All Band Instruments

Nancy Frazier