Linda Weise

Founding CEO

When I started this school in 1994, I wanted only to create a safe place for young people to immerse themselves in a constructive and joyous discipline that would allow them to reach for the stars and beyond. Here we are 24 years later doing just that…and more.

Ian Ferguson

Program Director

An alumnus of the Colorado Springs Conservatory, Ian is now the Director of Programs at CSC. He oversees the day to day classes and lessons at the Conservatory as well as teaching lessons in piano, voice, trumpet, and guitar.

Shane Groothof

Community Programs

Shane Groothof is a Colorado native classical guitarist and composer. He performs throughout the Colorado Springs area as a soloist and most notably in the Gioscia – Groothof duo. He is the executive community liaison and a lead mentor at Colorado Springs Conservatory.

Allison Flannery

Early Childhood Programs

Allison Flannery has been teaching piano lessons for 20 years, the last 5 at CSC. Author of the popular children’s book, In the Hall of the Mountain King, she loves sharing music, movement, story and verse with children.