Owner and Teacher Rene Hamilton
Rene has twenty-two years of teaching experience, as well as a bachelors degree in Music with an emphasis in Piano Performance from California State University Fresno where she studied classical piano under Andreas Werz. She is also a member of the National Guild of Piano Teachers. When not running the studio, she volunteers her skills at Faith Community Church of God, Visalia where she is an active member. She lives in Exeter with her husband Jayson and her two yorkies, Lewis and Brendel. In addition to music, her other interests are gardening, walks, tea, reading, the beach, day hikes, and family.
John has thirteen years of teaching experience and graduated from California State University Fresno with a bachelors in Music, emphasis in Music Composition. John studied piano with Rene Hamilton and Andreas Werz. Along with piano, he enjoys teaching piano improvisation and music composition. John heads up the Worship & Music Ministry at Faith Community Church of God, Visalia. He lives in Fresno with his wife Jeanette. His other interests include speech pathology (bachelors from CSUF), board games, and camping.
Jennifer Rincon has been playing flute for over 25 years, and has taught in both private and school settings over the past 14 years. She graduated from The Master’s College in Newhall, CA with her Bachelor of Arts in Music. She received her M.A. in History at Claremont Graduate University.
Jennifer has played flute in such groups as the Fresno Philharmonic Orchestra, the St. Andrew’s Chamber Ensemble in Sanford, Florida, and most recently with the California Opera Orchestra. She strives to incorporate theory, technique and music history into her lessons, and loves any chance to explain the historical context of a piece.
When not teaching or practicing flute, Jennifer enjoys good books, ballgames, and learning tennis.
The Hamilton Piano Studio Team
Left to Right: Dayton Kitterman – Piano Technician, Danielle Gaspar – Piano Teacher, Jeanetter Kitterman – Voice Teacher, John Kitterman – Piano Teacher, Jennifer Rincon – Flute Teacher, Rene Kitterman – Piano Teacher and Owner.
Hamilton Piano Studio staff planning a little fun for their students.