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Who We Are

Julie Briggs

Studio Owner/Primary Piano Instructor

Julie has taught for over forty years, private lesson and groups of all ages and abilities in Arizona and Massachusetts. She attended Arizona State University and produced many recitals and musicals for children. She was also the recipient of numerous awards and a Mesa Music Guild Scholarship winner.

Bradley Briggs

Studio Owner/Piano Instructor

Brad's piano students absolutely love him! He has experience with numerous instruments besides piano, which include accordion and saxophone. Mr. Briggs focuses mainly on beginners, stressing the basics such as rhythm and keyboard geography and helping students to enjoy the musical journey.

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Keith Pennington

String Instructor

Keith has taught in public and private settings for over five years in both Kentucky and Arizona. He studied Music Education with an emphasis in Violin and Voice at Western Kentucky University, under the tutelage of Dr. Ching-Yi Lin and Dr. Bill Scott. He is also current the orchestra/guitar/choir teacher at a nearby high school. Mr. Pennington teaches students of all ages on guitar, violin, viola, cello and bass.


Voice Instruction

Contact us about voice lessons later this summer.  We are just finishing a successful group voice class.  We offer both individual lessons as well as group classes.

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Mission Statement & Philosophy

Our mission is to develop and enlighten every musical soul.

At Briggs Music Studio, we vow to:

-have a positive, caring approach to teaching music while meeting the individual needs of every student.

-stress the basics and focus on helping every student learn step by step at their own pace, while discovering the joy of making beautiful music.

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Benefits of Music Study


Listening to and studying music provides many benefits including:

-Better learning

-Improved memory

-Help with mental illnesses

-Lower anxiety

-Improve heart health

-Decreases fatigue

-Boosts exercise performance

-Help manage pain

For more information, follow the links to additional articles regarding the benefits of music education:

Playing Piano
Learning Guitar
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