Bill Wright

Bill Wright

Bill is the owner and founding member of the Bill Wright School of Music. He teaches Guitar and Ukulele. Bill believes that learning music should be fun. He enjoys teaching students their favorite songs and teaching them how to play lead guitar...

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Julianne Froehlich

Julianne Froehlich

Julianne teaches both Piano and Vocals, she received her degree in vocal performance from Montclair State University.  She enjoys working with young children and is a very encouraging instructor.

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Mike DiStasi Jr.

Mike DiStasi Jr.

Mike teaches the Bass, Guitar, Ukulele, Mandolin, Vocals, Keys and Electronic Recording Technique.  Mike is a very encouraging instructor who likes to make the lessons as fun as possible.

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Joy I

Joy I

Joy is our brass specialist.  Her main instrument is the trumpet but she also teaches all of the other brass instruments as well.

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John Ellis

John Ellis

John Ellis has been an instructor at the Bill Wright School of Music for two years, teaching bass and guitar. After a music-filled childhood in Nutley public schools, John studied composition and guitar at Berklee College of Music. He studied...

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Katlyn Lucio

Katlyn Lucio

Katlyn has been with the Bill Wright School of Music for 5 years, she teaches both singing and piano.  She has her degree in Vocal Pedagogy from the University of Delaware.  Katlyn holds regular recitals with her students and is a very patient...

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Gail Franz

Gail Franz

Gail Frantz began taking violin lessons at 9 years old.  Her early accomplishments were performing with the New Jersey All State Orchestra and The New Jersey Youth Symphony.  Gail has a BA degree in music education from Montclair University. ...

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Fred Van Keuren

Fred Van Keuren

The Bill Wright School of Music is proud to announce the addition of Fred Van Keuren to our teaching staff. Fred aka Dr. Fred is a great guy and his students love studying with him. Fred can be found performing on the drums and piano at many...

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Frank Hickey

Frank Hickey

Frank has been an instructor at the Bill Wright School of Music for nearly 10 years, In the words of one of our students mom, “I would like to use this opportunity to tell you also, how Arthur is doing great with the drums, thanks to your...

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