Kerry McNulty - Piano, violin, cello, voice and all wind instruments

Kerry is a graduate of Mason Gross School of The Arts at Rutgers University. She is Director of Bands at Red Bank Regional High School, and Beach Music Studios is honored to have her on the teaching staff.
Colin MacFarlane - Guitar & Vocals

Colin is a graduate of Monmouth University, West Long Branch NJ-Where he has earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music and Education with a 3.7 GPA, Dean's List. Colin is also involved with the Chamber Choir, Concert Chorus and Chamber Orchestra at Monmouth University as well.
Keith McCarthy - Guitar, bass, voice and banjo

Keith is a graduate of Ocean County College and a highly sought after musician on the Jersey Shore. Keith teaches guitar, bass, voice and banjo.
Laurelyn Pearson - Wind instruments, piano, guitar & voice

Laurelyn is a graduate of Monmouth University, West Long Branch NJ where she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Music Education with a 3.89 GPA. She enjoys teaching students of all levels on wind instruments, piano, guitar & voice.
Mike LaRussa - Piano

Mike is a graduate of Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY and also attended Governors School of the Arts, The College of NJ to study jazz piano.
Jack Pyrah - Piano Instructor

With 37 years of playing experience, Jack is an expert in teaching all styles of music.
Emily Grove - Vocals

Emily is one of the most sought after singers and performers in the tri-state area. We are excited to have her as a member of the Beach Music staff.
Jim Long - Vocals, Guitar & Bass

Jim has been playing guitar for 30 years and singing for 25 years.
David Cohen - Classical Musician

David Cohen is a multi - instrumentalist who performs on the Classical & Flamenco Guitar, Turkish Oud, Chinese Pipa and Highland Bagpipes. 
Casey Zanowic - Head Studio Engineer

Casey is a graduate of the Institute of Audio Research, New York, NY and we are excited to have him as head engineer at Beach Music Studios. 
Andrew Clelland - Bass, Guitar, Piano & Drums

Drew is an important member of the BMS teaching staff, working with students on many levels. He teaches bass guitar, guitar, piano & drums in private one on one lessons. 
Lauren Staub - Voice & Piano

Lauren is an amazing vocalist and an enthusiastic instructor who enjoys teaching voice and piano students of all ages! She is a graduate of the Vocal Program at the Academy of Visual and Performing Arts in Red Bank, NJ.
Renee Kelsey - Piano

Renee is a gifted pianist with a fantastic background and passion for teaching and performing.
Matthew Daniels - Drums/Percussion

Matt is well versed in most percussion instruments including: drum set, timpani, snare & bass drum, xylophone and bongos.
Mark McNulty - Guitar, Piano, Music Theory

Mark is an extremely talented musician and a fantastic addition to the BMS staff! Mark holds a Bachelor of Arts from The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. He studied individual classical, flamenco, and jazz guitar as well as music core competencies such as conducting, piano, composition and theory.
Joanna Gambino - Piano, Voice, Wind Instruments

Joanna is a graduate of Montclair State University where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Music Education and is also the Music Teacher at Spring Lake Heights Elementary School. We are excited to have her join the BMS teaching staff! Joanna enjoys teaching piano, voice and wind instruments.
Michael Askin - Guitar, Voice, Music Theory

Michael is a talented singer/songwriter with extensive recording, performing, touring experience and one of the finest lead guitar players around.
Alex LaRocca - Upright Bass, Guitar, Electric Bass, Piano, Music Theory

Alex is an extremely talented upright bass player who is also teaches guitar, electric bass, theory and piano.
Jessica Magdosko - Voice, Music Theory

Jessica is a fantastic singer and very talented stage & theater performer.
Jerel Tatum - Violin, Piano, Music Theory

Jerel is an extremely talented musician with an energetic personality and a great love for teaching students of all ages and levels.
Greg Warren - Bass (Electric & Upright), Guitar, Vocal, Piano & all Winds

Greg is a Montclair State University graduate with a BA in Music Education and a member of the Dean’s List. He enjoys teaching students of all ages and levels.
Matt Bailey - Recording & Engineering, Guitar, Drums, Bass and Vocals

Matt holds a degree in Music Industry & Recording Technology from York College of Pennsylvania, where he achieved a GPA of 3.5. He is skilled in mixing, mastering and engineering with Pro Tools, Reaper, Sony Vegas and Ableton Live.
Zahmere Johnson - Piano and Vocals

Zahmere is an awesome vocal talent and a wonderful piano player. He has performed at the legendary Carnegie Hall, NYC with his A Cappella group as well as in many states along the East Coast.

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  • 7-5-19 Friday Night Summer Concert
    • Pyanoe Plaza, Belmar NJ 7/5/19- 6pm.(Free for all ages!)

  • 8-9-19 Friday Night Summer Concert
    • Pyanoe Plaza, Belmar NJ 8/9/19- 6pm.(Free for all ages!)

  • 8-11-19 BlueClaws Ball Park
    • (day game, time to be announced) in Lakewood, NJ

  • 8-25-19 Belmar Beach Music Fest
    • Belmar Beach (Free for all ages-time to be announced)

More dates & details to follow!

Beach Music Studios

808 Belmar Plaza

Belmar, New Jersey 07719