Cory Isler, Associate Director at BW Community Arts School

Cory Isler-Manzo

BW Community Arts School

Cory Isler-Manzo has appreciated a diverse career in Northeast Ohio’s nonprofit sector and is thrilled to return to his alma mater. Most recently, Cory served in fundraising and business development roles at The City Club of Cleveland, one of the nation’s oldest free speech forums. …

CAS Faculty

BW Community Arts School

The Community Arts School strives to sustain a well-supported, communicative faculty culture. As a divisional school of the Baldwin Wallace University Conservatory of Music, we pride ourselves in delivering excellence in teaching and instruction. Our faculty members recognize the abilities of all students and support …

Dottie Abner

Laura Davies

As an art educator, Dottie strives to inspire students to express their thoughts and feelings creatively while increasing their technical skills and self-confidence. Combining her knowledge of art history, contemporary social issues and new artistic mediums, Dottie brings with her expertise in drawing, painting, printmaking, …

Jennifer Andersen-Germaine

BW Community Arts School

Jennifer Andersen-Germaine is an accomplished flutist although the piccolo is her main instrument. She has studied under Mary Kay Fink, William Hebert, George Pope, and Randy Hester. Jennifer has been an Adjunct Professor of flute for the Baldwin Wallace University Community Arts School since 2001. …

Lorelei Batislaong

Laura Davies

Prof. Lorelei Batislaong joins the faculty at Baldwin Wallace University Conservatory of Music as an Associate Professor of General Music Education and BW Community Arts School as ‘Ukulele Instructor. For the last five years, she taught undergraduates at The University of Texas at Austin and …

Robert Becker

BW Community Arts School

Robert W. Becker enjoys teaching styles include classical, musical theater, pop, rock, and gospel. Robert works with the principle of releasing all interfering and unnecessary tension, manipulation, or interference of the voice. Attention is paid to releasing head, neck and shoulder tension. Natural breathing and …

David Betts

BW Community Arts School

David Betts teaches trombone, euphonium and recorder. He graduated from Baldwin-Wallace College in 1981 with a Bachelor of Music in Trombone Performance where he studied with Alan Kofsky of the Cleveland Orchestra. Later graduating from Case Western Reserve University in 1994, where he received a …

Frank Bianchi

Yvonne LoPresto

Frank Bianchi is an adjunct professor of music at the BW Conservatory of Music and is the founding director of the Baldwin Wallace Men’s Chorus. BW Men’s Chorus has been recognized as being among the finest collegiate male choruses in the state and one of …

William Black

William Black

BW Community Arts School

William Black teaches private trumpet and cornet lessons to students of all ages and playing levels. Mr. Black teaches all styles of music but prefers classical. He received his Bachelor of Music Education from Baldwin Wallace College and his Master of Music from the University …

Leslie Braidech

Cory Isler

Violinist/violist Leslie Braidech is a graduate of The Ohio State University (B.M. in violin performance with Michael Davis) and New England Conservatory (M.M. in violin performance with Dorothy DeLay & Masuko Ushioda) with additional studies toward her M.M. in viola performance with Arthur Klima (Cleveland …