The Director Nurturing Musical Passion and Exploration
As the director of the school and a seasoned music instructor, Ardes brings a wealth of knowledge from his varied academic background.
Graduate studies, Choral Music, University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, California
Graduate studies, Music Ministry, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS), Fort Worth, Texas
Bachelor of Music, Piano & Education (BM), University of the Philippines (UP DILIMAN), Quezon City, Philippines
He cultivates a love for music in his students by creating a nurturing environment and encourages students to explore their musical potential.
"Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy." - Ludwig van Beethoven
His experiences from the University of Southern California, the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and the University of the Philippines have shaped his into a versatile and empathetic teacher.
Ardes' lessons seamlessly integrate music theory into piano and voice teaching. His leadership at the school reflects his commitment to fostering a community of passionate, confident musicians.