Music Lessons, School in Bellflower California

ARDES ABAD | School Director | Piano & Voice Teacher

Ardes Abad
Ardes A. earned credits in Graduate Music studies at the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (SWBTS) in Texas and at the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles, California. He completed his post graduate degrees of Music in piano and education at the College of Music, University of the Philippines (UP Diliman, Q.C.) 

Presently, Ardes actively participates with the following organizations:

Music Teachers Association of California (MTAC) where he is a CM Council member, Piano New Materials CM Convention Recital, Theme CM Recital and Ensemble Recital Coordinator.

He maintains his membership with the MTAC-Lakewood Cerritos Branch where he is a Board Member;

Music Teachers National Association (MTNA), the National Music Certificate Program where he is a District III member of the California Association of Professional Music Teachers (CAPMT);

National Guild of Piano Teachers (NGPT) of the American College of Musicians (ACM) where he chairs the Bellflower Center for Piano Guild Audition.

Mr. Abad is officially an MTAC-CM Evaluator and an adjudicator for the National Guild of Piano Teachers (NGPT) and judges other instrumental and vocal event.

As an an experienced musician both in church and school settings, Ardes gives master classes and coaching sessions to students and teachers.

With his years of musical experience, Ardes directs the ARTS DEVELOPMENT SCHOOL OF MUSIC in the city of Bellflower, California where he is a full-time teaching faculty and director. #