Kayla is a creative and musical pianist from the Dallas/ Fort Worth area. Before coming to Creative Soul Music School, Ms. Scales has taught piano for several years & with the Kathmandu Jazz Conservatory in Kathmandu, Nepal. She holds a Bachelor of Music from the University of Texas at Arlington where she studied under Dr. Young Hyun Cho and Dr. John Solomons. Outside of teaching lessons, she has worked as a session musician for various local musicians and composers, as well as performed at small gatherings. Her teaching technique relies heavily on demonstrating music, exercises, and technique for students, strengthening common weaknesses through exercises such as Hanon, and using music theory to reinforce piano technique and musical interpretation. She teaches total beginners and seasoned professionals alike. Whether it is your first time at the piano or you are preparing for your college audition, Ms. Scales is prepared to guide you every step of the way.