Allison Testa teaches woodwind instruments with a concentration on single-reed instruments (such as saxophones and clarinets) and flute. She specializes on the clarinet family, focusing on the bass and contra clarinets. Allison has been teaching students of all ages privately for 8 years. She is currently employed teaching music in the Wayne School District. Allison received her degree in music education from Montclair State University where her professors have included clarinetist David Singer and world-renowned bass clarinetist Dennis Smylie.
White Meadow Music
Private Music Instruction
Matthew Testa (B.A. Music Education, Montclair State University) is director of Instrumental Music at Ridgedale Middle School in Florham Park, NJ. His duties include teaching private lessons of all band\orchestra instruments, and conducting the orchestra, band, and jazz In addition, he has many years of private home instruction, as well as taught in other local studios including Robbie’s Music City and Menconi Music Studio.
Besides teaching, Matthew stays an active performer on both trumpet and electric bass. Credits include many local wedding and bar bands. He is currently a member of NJ’s premier horn band, “Street Hassle”. (www.streethassle.com)